Giza day trip to Pyramids,Sphinx,Sakkara and Memphis
Step back in time to the days of ancient Egypt on a tour of the Great Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx, the necropolis of Sakkara and the former capital, Memphis. With your own Egyptologist guide to lead the way on this tour, you can determine the amount of time you’d like to spend at each of the sites you’ll visit.
The Giza Plateau is only around 30 minutes from Cairo, where your qualified Egyptologist guide will provide a fascinating introduction to each of the three pyramids: Cheops, Khafre and Menakaure.
You will have free time to enter one of the pyramids (optional), though your guide is not permitted to enter with you or take a camel ride (optional). After visiting the pyramids, you’ll continue across the plateau for a photo opportunity of the three pyramids rising from the sands, with the Cairo skyline in the background. A short drive to the city side of the plateau finds you standing at the feet of the Sphinx, for thousands of years the enigmatic symbol of Egypt.
Also in Giza, you may visit the Solar Boat Museum (optional), home to the remarkably well-preserved funerary boat of Khufu. after that you will head to Sakkara, home of Egypt’s oldest pyramid, built-in 2800 B.C. Your guide will provide a brief history of the famous Step Pyramid and you’ll have free time to walk around. in conclusion, you will explore Memphis, the ancient capital of Egypt.
Here you will see artifacts from many of the great rulers of Egypt, including the fallen statue of Ramses II and the second-largest sphinx in Egypt as well as you will have the chance to visit a Papyrus Institute to see how the famous artwork is made, above all, you will have an adventure that you will never forget and the pleasure will be beyond measure.
* 8:00am (earlier or later departures are available until 10:00am if required, please advise at time of booking
Tour departs from centrally located Cairo and Giza hotels
6 – 8 hours (approx.)
Tour returns to original point of departure
Tour departs from centrally located Cairo and Giza hotels. Please include the details of your hotel at the time of booking
* Child prices are not applicable, adult prices apply to all travelers.
* Infants aged 2 years and under are free of charge, provided they do not occupy a seat
* Qualified Egyptologist guide.
* Entrance to Giza.
* Entrance to Saqqara.
* Hotel pickup and drop off.
* Transport by air conditioned vehicle.
*Gratuities (recommended). *drinks during meal. * anything not mentioned .
* This tour must be booked at least 24 hours in advance of your travel date
* Confirmation of this tour will be received at time of booking
|Person||1||2 – 4||5 – 8|
|Price||90 $||70 $||50 $|
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