6 day classic Egypt tour including Cairo, Alexandria and Fayoum Prices, Booking
6 day classic Egypt tour includes 2 full days tour in Cairo, day tour to Alexandria and day tour to Fayoum. In fact, 6 day classic Egypt tour is one of the most interesting Egypt tours packages. The tour programs comprises the major attractions in Cairo, Alexandria and Fayoum. Here under the detailed itinerary.
6 day classic Egypt tour day 1: Cairo
In fact, 6 day classic Egypt tour starts upon the arrival at Cairo airport. There will be a meeting and assist by our representative through the formalities and customs. And then, there will be a transfer to the hotel. Overnight will be at the hotel
Day 2: Cairo
In the second day of the 6 day classic Egypt tour, the breakfast will be at the hotel. And then, the day will be a full day tour to visit Sakkara which located 28 Km southern to Giza. Over there, you will also visit the Step Pyramid of Zoser. In fact, the pyramid is the first one which built in Egypt. And then, we head to Memphis, the first capital of Egypt. Over there, you will see the huge statue of King Ramses II lying on the ground losing his arm. And then, we will take the lunch at one of the local restaurants. After taking the lunch, we continue to Giza to visit the Great Pyramid of Cheops which built by manual labor.
In fact, the pyramid is the largest of the three main Pyramids. Moreover, it is the only survivor of the Seven Great Wonders of the Ancient World. The 6 day classic Egypt tour also includes visit of Pyramid of Chephren. In fact, the pyramid is the the best which preserved of all the three pyramids. And then, we will also visit the Pyramid of Mycerinus. The tour in fact also includes visit of the Great Sphinx of Giza. In fact, the Sphinx is a marvelous sight which carved out of a natural rocky outcrop. Furthermore, the lion’s body stretches 45 m, with its paws 15 m long. And then, we will be back to the hotel. Overnight will be also at the hotel.
Optional Tour: In this day, there will be an option tour to attend the Sound & Light Show at Sphinx Plateau.
Day 3: Cairo
In the third day of the 6 day classic Egypt tour, the breakfast will be also at the hotel. And then, we will have a full day tour to the world famous Egyptian Museum. In fact, the museum features 100,000 objects which cover 4000 years of ancient Egyptian civilization. The objects also include of course the treasures of Tutankhamen. And then, we will take the lunch also at a local restaurant. After taking the lunch, we will visit Cairo Citadel which built between 1176 and 1182 AC. The Citadel fortress indeed provides a panoramic view of Cairo from the surrounded hills. In fact, the Citadel complex includes the Alabaster Mosque of Muhammad Ali.
6 day classic Egypt tour also includes a visit to the Old Cairo. Over there, we will visit the Hanging Church and Ben Ezra Synagogue. We will also have a look at El Aas Mosque which is the first mosque to build in Egypt. And then, we will continue to Khan El khalili Bazaars which date back to the fourteenth century. We will then be back to the hotel. Overnight will be also at the hotel.
Gala dinner on a cruising restaurant down the Nile. The cruise sails for 02 hours including belly dancer show. Moreover the program also includes folklore show, horse dancing show and based on open buffet dinner.
Day 4: Cairo – Alexandria – Cairo
Breakfast will be also at the hotel. And then, we will drive for about 3 hours to Alexandria city. In fact, the city known as the Pearl of the Mediterranean Sea. The tour will begin by visiting the Catacombs. The Catacombs consist of three tires which felled out of the rock at a depth of 100 feet. And then, there will be a short visit to the Pompey’s Pillar. In fact, the pillar is a huge granite pillar which dates back to 297 AC. And then, we will proceed to visit the Roman Amphitheater. In fact, the Roman Amphitheater built during Ptolemaic times. This era known as the Pan and Roman baths whereas villas and amphitheater built. Today you can see this theater with its marble seating for 700-800 person. Gladiatorial games were once held here later chariot races.
And then, we will take the lunch at a local restaurant in Alexandria. The 6 day classic Egypt tour will also include a visit to Al Abbas mosque. In fact, the mosque indeed is the most famous mosque in Alexandria. En route, we will pass by Qaitbay Fort. And then, we will visit Alexandria Library and Daniel mosque. On the afternoon, you will have an overlooking for the most exquisite beach. The beach is on the eastern tip of Alexandria. Moreover, it surrounded by and extremely large garden. Garden is unique in its harmonious combination of flowers with wood and trees. This is El Montaza Park. And then, we will drive back to Cairo. Overnight will be at the hotel in Cairo.
Day 5: Cairo – Fayoum – Cairo
In the fifth day of the 6 day classic Egypt tour, the breakfast will be also at the hotel. And then, we will drive for about one hour to Fayoum Oasis. In route, we will visit the Pyramid of Meidum which originally a seven-stepped Pyramid. It later enlarged to become an eight-stepped Pyramid. Eventually the steps filled in and a smooth outer facing turned it into a true pyramid. It is a huge structure and surrounded by the debris from the casing which collapsed. The Pyramid started by Huni, the last ruler of the 3rd dynasty and then completed by his successor Seneferu. In fact, the last one was the first king of the 4th dynasty Pharaoh (2613–2494 BC).
6 day classic Egypt tour will also include a visit to the Pyramid of Hawara. And the, we will visit Qarun’s Lake. In fact, the lake is a popular spot for hunting and fishing. You will also have the chance to see Fayoum Waterwheels, the old way of irrigation. And then, we will have the lunch will be at a local restaurant. The tour will also include a visit to the Roman site of Karanis. The site poses an ancient market and an ancient oven for backing. It gives a good idea about normal life in the Roman period. In fact, the city once housed two limestone temples and a large angora. And then, we will drive back to Cairo. Overnight will be at the hotel.
6 day classic Egypt tour day 6: Cairo – Your destination
Breakfast will be at the hotel. And then, there will be a transfer to Cairo airport for the departure to your destination.
- Meeting & assist at Cairo airport
- 5 nights accommodation at 4 stars hotel in Cairo on Bed & Breakfast basis.
- Sightseeing which above mentioned.
- All transportation by private air conditioned coach.
- All entrance fees of the above mentioned sites.
- Private Egyptology guide speaks your language.
- Lunches during tours in Cairo, Fayoum and Alexandria at local restaurants.
- Fully escorted by our representative.
- Entry visa at Cairo airport in case it required. Rate is 25 USD per person.
- Any personal expenses.
- Drinks during the meals.
- All tours are private. We don’t handle Seat-In-Coach tours.
- Vegetarian foods are available.
- We can amend the tour to match up with your requirements.
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