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Cairo Excursion

 

Are you ready to venture into the world of the ancient Egyptians?

We offer special tours to Cairo. We will show you all of Cairo’s masterpieces in history, including one of the seven world wonders: The Pyramids of Giza.

You can choose between a one or two day trip by plane or bus

Prices Cairo excursions (prices per person)
One day excursion
2-3 persons   € 130,00 By bus  –  € 250,00 By plane
4-6 persons   € 115,00 By bus  –  € 220,00 By plane
7-10 persons € 100,00 By bus  –  € 200,00 By plane

Two days excursion
2-3 persons   € 250,00 By bus  –   € 325,00 By plane
4-6 persons   € 225,00 By bus  –   € 300,00 By plane
7-10 persons € 200,00 By bus  –  € 280,00 By plane

Program one day trip by bus  
Our agent will meet and transfer you from your accommodation in EL GOUNA by air conditioned coach to visit the best of Cairo: see the Pyramids of Kheops, Kephren and Mykerinos, which were named by the Greeks to be one of the Seven Wonders of the ancient world. You will also see the Sphinx and the Valley Temple. Next, you will move on to the Egyptian Museum, which features artifacts from the Pharaonic period including the celebrated Mummies of the ancient Egypt’s kings and the treasures of the child-king Tutankhamen. Lunch en route in Cairo in a good quality restaurant near by the Pyramids, then drive back to El Gouna. The tour starts at 03:00 am and ends at 11:00 pm.
The trip price includes:
* All transfers by A-C bus
* English speaking Egyptologist guide
* Soft drinks in the bus
* Entrance fees to the mentioned places in the program
* Lunch during tour at specialty restaurant
The price does not include:
* Drinks in the restaurant
* Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary
Trip Details:
* Pick up from your accommodation at 03:00 am
* Back to your accommodation at 11:00 pm

Program two day trip by plane

Two Day Trips from El Gouna to Cairo and Pyramids by plane

Day 1 – EL GOUNA / Giza Sightseeing
Pick up from your accommodation in El Gouna by air-conditioned modern vehicle to Hurghada Airport for your flight to Cairo, where you will be accompanied by your own Egyptologist tour guide to visit Saqqara, part of Memphis’s massive Necropolis and burial site of the most ancient Pharaohs. You will see the first Pyramids build in Egypt, including the Step Pyramid of King Djoser designed by Imhotep, the ancient Egyptian architect, along with a visit to the Teti Pyramid and Tombs in Saqqara. Then transferred to Memphis, the ancient Capital of Egypt, to visit the colossal statue of Ramses II and the nearby still half-buried Hathor Temple. Afterwards we will drive to the famous Giza Plateau, home of Egypt’s signature attractions to visit the Great Pyramids, one of the Seven Wonders of the ancient world, including the Great Pyramid of Cheops, Middle Pyramids of Chephren,the smallest Pyramid of Mykerinos and the mysterious Sphinx, the Father of Terror to the ancient Pharaohs. The tour includes a visit to the Valley Temple facing the great Sphinx. On the way, lunch will be included.  Thereafter a transfer to your hotel for some leisure time, followed by an enjoyable overnight stay in Cairo.

Day 2 – Cairo Sightseeing / Return EL GOUNA
The day starts with a relaxing breakfast at your hotel in Cairo. Then you will have time to enjoy some free time in Cairo. Your day’s touring will start at the world-renowned Museum of Egyptian Antiquities that was built in neo-classical style, designed by the French architect Marcel Dourgnon, and now exhibits a collection of over 120,000 masterpieces ranging from the Pre-Dynastic era, Pharaonic era to the Greco-Roman period in Egypt. Moving on to the Citadel of Saladin, you will be overlooking the city from the Muqattam Hills. The magnificent Mohammed Ali Alabaster Mosque inside the Citadel was built in Turkish style and is very similar to the Blue Mosque in Istanbul Turkey and is considered to be one of the greatest landmarks in Cairo. Its Minarets can be seen from any part of old Cairo. Next will be an unusual opportunity to explore the Christian heritage in Coptic Cairo including some of the early religious monuments of the city such as the Hanging Church (or Suspended Church), This Basilica Church was named after it’s location on top of the south gate of the Fortress of Babylon. The Church became the centre of the Christian Church of Egypt. Afterwards, you will have a wonderful afternoon shopping at the famous old market in Cairo, known as Khan El Khalili Bazaar . Enjoy your free time in Cairo, after which you will be transferred to Cairo Airport to fly back to Hurghada with direct transfer to your accommodation in El Gouna.

WHAT IS INCLUDED:
Return flight from Hurghada
Tour to Giza Pyramids and Sphinx
Tour to Egyptian Museum & Old Cairo
Tour to Sakkara,Memphis & Saladin Citadel
Shopping through famous Bazaars
Service of professional English Tour Guide
Entrance fees to the sights
Lunch at a quality local restaurant
Bottled water during the tour
Pick up service from your accommodation and return
Accommodation for 1 night at a 5 star Hotel
Assistance of our personnel during tours
All transfers by air-conditioned mini-bus
All services charges and taxes are included

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