6 days 5 nights Egypt tour day 1: Cairo
6 days 5 nights Egypt tour including Cairo, Alexandria and Fayoum will start by the arrival at Cairo airport. Meet & assist by our representative through the formalities and customs. Transfer to the hotel. Overnight will be at the hotel
6 days 5 nights Egypt tour day 2: Cairo
Breakfast will be at the hotel. The day will be a full day tour to visit Sakkara, 28 Km southern to Giza, where you will see the Step Pyramid of Zoser. In fact, the pyramid is the first one 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. Lunch will be at a local restaurant. And then, we continue to Giza to visit the Great Pyramid of Cheops which built by manual labor.
In fact, it is the largest of the three main Pyramids. Moreover, it is the only survivor of the Seven Great Wonders of the Ancient World. And then, we will visit Pyramid of Chephren, which is the best preserved, and the Pyramid of Mycerinus. Nearby see the Sphinx, a marvelous sight carved out of a natural rocky outcrop, the lion’s body stretching 45 m, with its paws 15 m long. Dinner and overnight will be also at the hotel.
Optional Tour: Sound & Light Show at Sphinx Plateau
6 days 5 nights Egypt tour day 3: Cairo
Breakfast will be also at the hotel. The day will be a full day tour to the world famous Egyptian Museum. In fact, the museum features 100,000 objects covering 4,000 years of ancient Egyptian civilization. The objects also include the treasures of Tutankhamen. Lunch will be also at a local restaurant. And then, we will visit the Citadel of Salah El Din, built between 1176 and 1182 A.D.
The Citadel fortress indeed provides a panoramic view of Cairo from the Moqattam hills. Furthermore, the Citadel complex includes the Alabaster Mosque of Mohammad Ali. Continue to Old Cairo to visit Hanging Church, Ben Ezra Synagogue and have a look at Amr Ibn El Aas Mosque. In fact, the mosque is the first mosque built in Egypt. Continue to Khan El khalili Bazaars which date back to the fourteenth century. Back to the hotel. Dinner and 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. More over the program also includes folklore show, horse dancing show and based on open buffet dinner.
6 days 5 nights Egypt tour day 4: Cairo – Alexandria – Cairo
Breakfast will be also at the hotel. Drive for about 3 hours to Alexandria city, known as the Pearl of the Mediterranean Sea. The tour will begin by visiting Catacombs at Koum El Shoukkafa. The Catacombs consist of three tires hewn out of the rock at a depth of 100 feet. Then, there will be a short visit to the Pompey’s Pillar. It is a huge granite pillar dating back to 297 AC. Proceed to visit the Roman Amphitheater which 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.
Lunch will be at a local restaurant. Continue to visit Al Mursi Abu Al Abbas mosque. It is the most famous mosque in Alexandria passing by Qaitbay Fort. And then, we will visit Alexandria Library and Nabi Daniel mosque. On the afternoon, you will have an overlooking for the most exquisite beach . It is on the eastern tip of Alexandria, surrounded by and extremely large garden. Garden is unique in its harmonious combination of flowers with wood and trees. This is El Montaza Park, the summer iridescence of ex-royal family of the King Farouk. He was last king of Egypt. The Palace gardens cover an area of some 150 acres of flowers, trees and palms. Drive back to Cairo. Dinner and overnight will be at the hotel in Cairo.
6 days 5 nights Egypt tour day 5: Cairo – Fayoum – Cairo
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 was originally a seven-stepped Pyramid and was later enlarged to become an eight-stepped Pyramid. Eventually the steps were filled in and a smooth outer facing turned it into a true pyramid. It is a huge structure and is surrounded by the debris from the casing that collapsed. The Pyramid is thought to have been started by Huni, the last ruler of the 3rd dynasty and then completed by his successor Seneferu. Seneferu was the first king of the 4th dynasty Pharaoh (2613–2494 BC).
Continue driving to visit the Pyramid of Hawara and the remains of the temple built by Amenemhet III. Drive to Fayoum Egypt’s largest oasis, overlooking Qarun’s Lake, a popular spot for hunting and fishing, you will have the chance to see Fayoum Waterwheels, the old way of irrigation. Lunch will be at a local restaurant. Proceed to visit Roman site of Koum Ushim (Karanis) witch poses an ancient market and ancient oven for backing witch gives a good idea about normal life in the Roman period the city once housed two limestone temples and a large angora. Drive back to Cairo. Dinner and overnight will be at the hotel.
6 days 5 nights Egypt tour day 6: Cairo – Your destination
Breakfast will be at the hotel. Transfer to Cairo airport for the departure to your destination.
- Meet & assist at Cairo airport
- 5 nights accommodation at 4 stars hotel in Cairo on half board basis (breakfast and dinner)
- Sightseeing as per as the above mentioned itinerary
- All transportation by private air conditioned coach
- All entrance fees of the above mentioned sites
- Private 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 if it is 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
- Our guides speak most of languages
- Vegetarian foods are available
- Tour can be amended to match up with your requirements
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