This Dinner Cruise on the Nile tour is a unique, enlightening, and refreshing way to experience the pure beauty and rich culture of Egypt on the mighty river of legend and folklore, the Nile. An authentic belly dancer, delicious western music, a folklore show, and a 5 star dinner await the guest on this 2 hour cruise through the warm air and deep history of this area. Tour Including All Transfers by A/C Bus and entrance fees.
Sound and Light Show at Pyramids:
Want a truly unforgettable evening of entertainment in Cairo? Then don't miss the world-famous Pyramids Sound and Light Show in Giza! You'll hear the story of Egypt as seen through the eyes of the Sphinx over the ages, and see the breathtaking site of the floodlit pyramids lit up under the stars. Tour including private A/C bus and entrance fees.
It is a part of Cairo that contains the remnants of those cities which were capitals before Cairo, such as Fustat, as well as some other elements from the city's varied history. For example, it encompasses Coptic Cairo and its many old churches and ruins of Roman fortifications. Modern tourists visit locations such as the Coptic Museum, the Babylon Fortress, the Hanging Church and other Coptic churches, the Ben Ezra Synagogue and the Mosque of Amr ibn al-'As. Fort Babylon is a Roman fortress around which many of the Egyptian Christians' oldest churches were built. Tour including private A/C bus, English -speaking guide and entrance fees.
Memphis and Sakara:
Meet with your Egyptologist tour guide to start your tour visiting Memphis & Sakkara. In Cairo, Visit Memphis, Capital of the Ancient Kingdom Where You Will Visit the Statue of Second Ramses and the Alabaster Sphinx. Then on to Sakkara Where You See the earliest monumental stone tractor in Egypt, a stepped pyramid built for King Zoser. The tour includes all transportation, English-speaking guide and entrance fees.
Egyptian Museum, Salah El-Din Citadel and Coptic Cairo:
Pick up from your hotel in Cairo, enjoy an excursion visit the Egyptian Museum, which features artifacts from pre-dynastic, Pharaonic era to the Greco-roman period in Egypt,learn about the great Egyptian civilization and the mummification art in ancient Egypt. The museum displays a rare collection of 5000 years of art which is considered the largest most precious collection of Egyptian art in the world.
Over 250,000 genuine artifacts are presented, including an exhibit dedicated to Tutankhamen collection of treasure, gold and jewelry which was enclosed in his tomb for over 3,500 years before it was discovered in the 1920s when his tomb was excavated. Then proceed to visit Salah El-Din Citadel that rises on The Hill of Al-Moqattam, in one of the highest areas in Cairo. It’s about 800 years old, but still firm and grand and there you will visit also Mohammed Ali’s Mosque.
Also you will visit the Christian heritage in Coptic Cairo including some of the early religious monuments of the city. Then onto the old Cairo where the Romans constructed the fortress of Babylon. Built over the ruins of two towers of the fortress the church of St Mary or more commonly know as the Hanging Church then onto St Sergius where it is said to be the resting place for the holy family. Transfer back to your hotel in Cairo. Tour including A/C bus, English-speaking guide and entrance fees.
Pick up from your hotel in Cairo to enjoy an experience like no other at the Pharaonic Village. It is a living, breathing entity that changes day by day with numerous activities from Ancient Egypt. It offers a number of services designed to make your visit more comfortable and enjoyable. Until finally you could believe that you have truly traveled through time to a distant and glorious past. Back to your hotel in Cairo. Tour including private A/C bus and entrance fees.
Over Day Alexandria:
Your guide for the day will pick you up and transfer you, cutting across 220 Kilometers of the Western desert from Cairo is the city of Alexandria, the bride of the Mediterranean Sea. The trip takes about 3 hours. Upon arrival your tour guide will take you to visit the Montazah Summer Palace, walk around and enjoy the Montazah gardens.it was the summer home of the Egyptian Royal family. Lunch is taken en-route at a popular seafood district. Following lunch you will visit the fort and Citadel of Qaitbay,It is one of the seven wonders of the ancient world. Near by is a small navel museum, which was mostly devoted to Nelson's defeat of Napoleon's fleet right off the coast of Alexandria on August 1-2, 1798.
Next is a visit to the Bombay's Pillar which was built in 297 AD for the Roman Emperor Diocletian. The Pillar it self is a 9 meters/29 feet in circumference. The day ends with a visit to the Catacomb of Komel-Shokafa. These tombs were tunneled into the bedrock in the age of the Antonine emperors (2nd century A.D.) for a single wealthy family still practicing the ancient religion. These tombs represent the last existing major construction for the sake of the old Egyptian religion. At the end of the day return back to Cairo. Tour Including Privat A/C Bus, English-speaking Guide, Lunch at Local Resturant and Enterance Fees.
Overnight at Alexandria from Cairo:
At morning time you will be picked up from your Hotel by your English speaking guide and drive to Alexandria (220 km) to visit the Catacombs of Kom El-Shokafa, Pompey's Pillar which dates back to the 3rd century. It is over 25 meters high, it is made of granite, and it is the last of the remaining relics of the Seraphium; Fort Qait Bey. then you will Have Your Lunch at local Resturant, check in at your four stars hotel and over night. Second day after Breakfast you will visit Alexandria library. start the way back to Cairo by the A/C bus. Finally you will be escorted by your guide back to your hotel in Cairo. Tour including A/C Bus, English-speaking Guide, One night at four stars Hotel B.B, Lunch at local Resturant and entrance fees.
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