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Explore Cairo and Alexandria, Egypt

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 4 - 5 day(s)
Group Size: 1 - 20 people
Destination(s): Egypt  
Specialty Categories: Archeology/History   Sightseeing  
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: No
Minimum Per Person Price: 120 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 200 US Dollar (USD)

Enjoy a wonderful 5-day trip to the country filled with ancient monuments and great history. Follow us in the footsteps of the great queen Cleopatra in Cairo and Alexandria.

Day 1: Arrival to Cairo airport, our representative will assist you from the airport you will be transferred by a private A/C van to your hotel. Check-in and overnight in Cairo.

Day 2: Breakfast. Start your full day visiting the Great pyramids - Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinos. Cheops is the most colossal ever built. Next is a close-up look at the sphinx. Then visit the Step pyramid in Sakkara (visit Sakkara and Memphis), see the earliest monumental stone tractor in Egypt, a stepped pyramid built for King Zoser (c. 2650 BC). Then visit the cemetery for Memphis, used continuously for 3,000 years. See the earliest monumental stone tractor in Egypt, a stepped pyramid built for King Zoser (c. 2650 BC) plus carpet school, then we go to take lunch in one of the restaurant overlooking the pyramids, then continue our tour to visit the Papyrus institute to know how did the ancient Egyptian made the first paper in the history from the papyrus planet, and more crafts. Optional: Sound and Light laser show. Back to hotel.

Day 3: Breakfast. Start your full day visiting the Egyptian museum of antiquities. On display is a rare collection of 5000 years of art the largest most precious collection of Egyptian art in the world. including an exhibit dedicated to the Tutankhamen collection of treasures, then visit old Cairo to see the ancient churches then visit the renowned Saladin Citadel that was built by Saladin in the 12th Century and was the seat of power for the following 700 years. On the premises is the Alabaster Mosque of Mohammed Ali, one of the landmarks in Cairo whose minaret can be seen from any part of the city. At the end of the day we will transfer you back to your hotel. Overnight at your hotel in Cairo.

Day 4: Breakfast. Free day in Cairo. Optional: Start your full day tour to Alexandria, Transportation Cairo-Alexandria-Cairo (by air conditioned bus) includes a visit Followed by a visit to the Roman Theater (a theater with marble seats up to 800 spectators, Galleries, Section of mosaic flooring and a pleasure garden surrounded by Roman Villas and baths). Followed by lunch. Then a visit to The Catacomb of Kom El-Shoqafa (Tombs on three levels, also contains the Tri-cilium where relatives used to sit on stone benches to feast the dead, a center with relieves of bearded serpents,Then visit The Montazah Garden and Alexandria Library. The tour includes lunch. Back to Cairo by air conditioned bus. Overnight at your hotel in Cairo.

Day 5: Breakfast at the hotel our representative will transfer you to the airport and assist you at the airport through final departure formalities.

Supplemental Tour Information:
Note: Optional dinner cruise (around two hours) including transportation, dinner, Belly Dancer. Overnight at your hotel in Cairo. OR free at leisure. Back to the hotel. Overnight in Cairo.

Member discount:
10% discount for InfoHub customer. Request a free gift certificate.

Airfare is not included in the tour price.

Price Includes:
- 1 full day tour in Cairo visiting Great pyramids, Sphinx, Sakkara and Memphis, the step Pyramids of King Zoser
- 1 full day tour in Cairo visiting the Egyptian Museum, old Cairo Saladin Citadel, Mohamed Ali’s Mosque
- All transfers in Cairo
- All your tours and excursions are with A/C van
- The service of meet and assist at all your destinations
- Free lunch on your first day (drinks excludes)
- private tour guide

Price Excludes:
- Visa entry for Egypt
- Entrance fees to the sites
- Tipping
- Lunch arranged upon request
- Any optional tours.

About This Supplier
Location: Egypt
Joined InfoHub: Sep 2006

I am a Certified informative tour Guide with 14 years experience as a professional tour guide in the land of the first ancient civilization "Egypt". I will help you to discover Egypt Not through touristic eyes but through Egyptian Eyes. As Egypt is an open sky museum for varied history. If you are anxious to...

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