Day 1: Cairo. Cairo – The Vanquisher – welcomes you. Be sure that we will meet to assist you through customs and drive you to your hotel in Sunny Egypt. For those who arrive morning or mid day,
don’t forget to look at our Excursions to experience more of Cairo.
Over night in Cairo.
Day 2: Pyramids and Saqqara. Get ready to visit the Great Pyramids of Giza. Standing at the foot of these gigantic blocks will leave you not only breathless, but surely intrigued at how it was all done. Never to be considered the least, the great Sphinx stands at the foot of the pyramids with all its glory and intrigue. Going to Saqqara, spot the canals flowing from the Nile as well as endless rows of date trees as we enter the complex where the oldest building in the history of time stands. The Stepped Pyramid of Djoser. Tonight, join us for dinner on the Nile. Over night in Cairo. Includes: (B), (D).
Day 3: Cairo. The Religious community – Cairo’s churches and mosques. Come with us where we visit Coptic Cairo – Babylon Fortress, The Hanging Church, Saint Barbara Church, Saint George’s Church and Ben Ezra Synagogue. A short drive up the road to Islamic Cairo – Cairo Citadel, housing the Mosque of Mohamed Ali and lastly the Sultan Hussain Mosque. Dinner is served at a traditional restaurant to tantalize your taste buds with old fashioned Egyptian cuisine. Over night in Cairo. Includes: (B), (D).
Day 4: Al Fayoum. An early start to the day to drive to the Al Fayoum oasis, which is Egypt’s largest oasis, and of course the world renowned Valley of the Whales (Wadi Al-Hitan). Al Fayoum is one of Egypt’s most beautiful treasures and we will spend some time here having lunch next to the white sands and blue lake Qarun. We return to Cairo late at night. Over night in Cairo. Includes: (B), (L).
Day 5: Cairo. You have a free day to explore Cairo. This place is filled with shops where you will find true treasures to take back home. Quality goods, clothing, gold, silver and so much more. For a traditional souq experience, visit Khan El-Khalili, the most famous souq in all of the Middle East. For a shopping mall experience, find your way to City Stars, the largest shopping mall in all of Egypt. Over night in Cairo. Includes: (B).
Day 6: Transfer to Airport. For those who depart late afternoon or evening, don’t forget to look at our Excursions to spend some more time with us in Cairo. Egypt thanks you for your short stay – do visit us again.
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