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Embark on an unforgettable journey from Alexandria Port to the bustling city of Cairo, accompanied by our knowledgeable guide. This tour promises to take you through some of the most iconic sites in Egypt, leaving you in awe of the rich cultural heritage and history that this country has to offer.
The first stop on our itinerary is the Giza Pyramids, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. The Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, and Mykerinos are a sight to behold, towering over the desert landscape with their immense size and majestic beauty. Our guide will take you through the intricate details of these ancient structures, providing you with insight into the fascinating civilization that built them.
Next, we will visit the Great Sphinx, a mythical creature with the head of a human and the body of a lion. This enigmatic monument has been a subject of fascination for centuries, and our guide will share with you the stories and legends surrounding this iconic symbol of Egyptian culture.
After a visit to the Giza Pyramids and the Great Sphinx, we will move on to the Step Pyramid at Sakkara. This is the oldest stone pyramid in Egypt, and it is considered to be the precursor to the more well-known pyramids at Giza. Our guide will take you through the intricate details of this ancient structure, providing you with insight into the fascinating civilization that built it.
Our next stop is the Egyptian Museum, which is home to an extensive collection of artifacts from Ancient Egypt. The museum houses over 120,000 objects, including the famous treasures of Tutankhamun. Our guide will take you through the exhibits, providing you with insight into the fascinating civilization that created these works of art.
We will then head to the Cairo Citadel, a fortress that was built in the 12th century to protect the city from invaders. The citadel is home to a number of attractions, including Muhammad Ali’s Alabaster Mosque. This mosque is one of the most iconic landmarks in Cairo, with its towering minarets and gleaming white facade. Our guide will take you through the mosque, providing you with insight into the history and significance of this important religious site.
After a full day of exploration, we will return to Alexandria in the evening, where you can relax and reflect on the amazing sights and experiences of the day. This tour promises to be an unforgettable journey, taking you through the heart of Egyptian culture and history. Our guide will provide you with insight and knowledge, allowing you to fully appreciate the beauty and significance of these ancient wonders.
As you journey back to your ship, you will have the opportunity to reflect on the fascinating sights and experiences of the day. The Giza Pyramids and the Great Sphinx, the Step Pyramid at Sakkara, the Egyptian Museum, and the Cairo Citadel with Muhammad Ali’s Alabaster Mosque are all testaments to the ingenuity and creativity of the ancient Egyptians. This tour will leave you with a deep appreciation for the rich cultural heritage and history of Egypt.
PRICES PER PERSON IN USD$
|Hotel Type||Occupancy||Price per Person (USD)|
|5 Stars Hotel||Single||$365|
|4 Stars Hotel||Single||$350|
|3 Stars Hotel||Single||$340|
|Children Age Range||Price (USD)|
|0 – 5.99 years||Free|
|6 – 11 years old||50% of adult rate when sharing room|
Day 01: Pyramids Tour
Meet and greet by a Memphis Tours representative at Alexandria Port's cruise exit door
Board an air-conditioned coach for a 3-hour drive to Cairo, with a rest stop if necessary
Begin the tour with a visit to the Step Pyramid of Zoser, the world's oldest major stone structure
Explore the Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, and Mykerinus
Marvel at the Great Sphinx, a pharaoh's head with a lion's body
Visit the Valley Temple, which belongs to the Pyramid of Chephren
Enjoy a shopping tour at the famous bazaars and papyrus institutes in Giza
Optional tour to watch the spectacular Sound and Light Show at Giza Pyramids or enjoy having dinner on a Nile cruise
Lunch included during the tour
Overnight stay in Cairo.
Day 02: Egyptian Museum/Salah Din Citadel
Start the day with breakfast at your hotel
Visit the Egyptian Museum which boasts the largest and most precious collection of Egyptian artifacts in the world, including the Tutankhamen collection of treasures, gold, and jewelry
Have lunch at a local restaurant
Proceed to Salah El Din Citadel and the alabaster Mosque of Mohamed Ali, a masterpiece designed by the architect Yousif Boushnaq
Travel back to Alexandria in a modern air-conditioned coach
Board your cruise for the final departure.