Enjoy a guided tour of Egypt's 2 largest cities, Cairo and Alexandria, on this 2-day tour from Port Said. See many of the wonders of the world, including the Great Pyramids and the Sphinx, the Library of Alexandria, and the Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa.
What to Expect
Explore all that Cairo and Alexandria, Egypt's 2 largest and most important cities, have to offer on a 2-day excursion from Port Said. On your trip, you will have accommodation at a 5-star hotel and enjoy hassle-free sightseeing with transportation provided to and from the port, as well as around both cities.
The main highlight of this tour will be visits to many of the wonders of the world, whether ancient, or from the Middle Ages. These includes the Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx, the Lighthouse of Alexandria, the Catacombs, and more.
Day 1: Cairo
Disembark from your ship in Port Said to find your driver holding a sign with your name, and then join him or her on a 3 hour drive to Cairo. Visit the Pyramids of Giza and see the Sphinx who watches over the area. Next you will be transferred to the Egyptian Museum, home to around 150,000 artifacts and considered the largest, most precious collection of Egyptian art in the world. In the evening you will have the option of a dinner cruise for 2 hours on the Nile, or to see a sound and light show near the pyramids. Overnight in Cairo.
Day 2: Alexandria
After breakfast at the hotel you’ll be transferred with your private guide to Alexandria. Alexandria is the second capital of Egypt and was built in 332 BC by Alexander the Great. You can enjoy visiting the Library of Alexandria, the Catacombs, Qaytbay Citadel, and the Lighthouse of Alexandria. You will have lunch in the afternoon, and at the end of your day tour you will be taken back to the cruise at Alexandria Port for your final departure.
- Pick-up services from Port Said and return to Alexandria Port
- All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle
- Accommodation for a night at 5-star hotel, Mena House Oberoi, Cairo
- Private professional guide
- Entrance fees to mentioned sites
- Bottled water on board the vehicle during the tour
- Lunch at local restaurants in Cairo and Alexandria
- Shopping tours in Cairo
- All service charges and taxes
What's Not Included
- Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary
Know Before You Go
You will be transferred to all the places by an air-conditioned vehicle. Your pick-up time will always be according to the cruise liner schedules and we guarantee that you will be returned at least 2 hours before your departure time.