1. Cairo: Entry Ticket and Guided Tour of Grand Egyptian Museum
Arrive at the Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM) Complex early in the morning and start your day by exploring the exterior gardens surrounding the museum. Take in the scenic views and appreciate the architectural beauty of the building. Spend some time in the commercial area, where you can shop for souvenirs and enjoy a quick breakfast or coffee at one of the cafes. Then enter the Grand Hall, the main entrance area of the museum. Admire the hall's grandeur and take in the informative displays and exhibits that provide an overview of the museum's history and significance. Engage with any interactive activities or presentations available in the Grand Hall to enhance your understanding of Egypt's rich cultural heritage. In the afternoon, join a guided tour of the limited-access areas of the museum. Follow the knowledgeable guide as they provide insights into the museum's layout, design, and preparations for the official opening. Before leaving, make sure to revisit the commercial area for any last-minute shopping or souvenir purchases. Then take a final stroll through the exterior gardens, capturing any remaining photo opportunities and cherishing the serene ambiance . Remember, this itinerary is designed for the current limited-access tours available before the official opening. Stay updated with official announcements to learn about the full opening date and the opportunity to explore the complete interior spaces of the Grand Egyptian Museum. Travel in comfort back to your hotel, Cairo has so much to see, feel, eat and buy so if you have time and want to add more to your itinerary – just let us know what you are interested in and we will arrange it for you.