Admire the buildings of ancient Egypt with this 2-day tour with flight from Makadi Bay. See the Great Pyramid of Giza, the Sphinx, and Memphis. Visit the Egyptian Museum and the treasures of Tutankhamun as well as the oldest district in the city.
What to Expect
Discover the most beautiful sights of Cairo and stay in a 5-star hotel during this 2-day tour.
Day 1 - Pyramids, Sphinx, Memphis, Saqqara
Enjoy pick-up by a private car from your hotel in Makadi Bay and head to the airport at Hurghada. Fly to Cairo, where your tour guide and educated Egyptologist will meet you. Visit the world famous Great Pyramid of Giza, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World.
See the legendary Sphinx, who watches over the graves of the Pharaohs with the body of a lion and the head of a man. Enjoy lunch in a local restaurant before heading to one of the oldest capitals of Egypt: Memphis. Marvel at the oldest Egyptian mausoleums and the Pyramid of Djoser.
Stay overnight in a five-star hotel.
Day 2 - Egyptian Museum, Citadel, the old Cairo and Bazaar
After pick-up from your hotel at 09:00, visit the Egyptian Museum. The museum was restored in 1900 in a neoclassical style by the architect Marcel Dourgnon. Admire the treasures of antiquity and the golden treasures of Tutankhamun.
Visit the oldest district of Cairo, Masr el Qadima, where the lower area is often called Coptic Cairo. Countless churches were here, five of which survive today. The most famous is the Hanging Church, which is also the oldest. It is the central church of Egyptian Christianity.
Finally, you will return to the airport, fly back to Hurghada, and be taken back to your hotel in Makadi Bay.
- All transfers by bus
- Egyptologist and guide
- Soft drinks on the bus
- Entry for the named attractions
- Overnight stay in a 5-star hotel
What's Not Included
- Drinks in the restaurant
- Any extras not mentioned above
- Felucca ride on the Nile
- Music and light show
Know Before You Go
• Please bring the following with you: Passport (valid for at least six months), sunscreen, sunglasses, photo or video camera