4. Overnight trip to Cairo from Portsaid port
Day 01:PortSaid to Cairo Your Tours guide and manager will be waiting inside Portsaid Port for you. They will be holding a sign showing your name. You do not need to look for them - they will be waiting for you and will find you. From the moment your tour starts, your guides will give you full attention. Once in the car, your guide will talk to you about all the things on the way as well as other aspects of your tour that will interest you. Travel to Sakkara in a comfortable air conditioned vehicle that meets UK/USA travel standards. Start your tour to visit Sakkara that is part of Memphis’s massive necropolis, See the burial site of the most ancient Noble Egyptians and the first pyramids build in Egypt, known as the Step Pyramids. You will continue your journey to Memphis; the ancient Capital of Egypt, to visit the colossal statue of Ramses II and the remains of, the still half-buried, Hathor Temple. Before travelling to Giza, you will also see the Sphinx of one of the pharaohs. Enjoy lunch at local restaurant. Travel to the Great Pyramids one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, enjoy a panoramic view of the Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, and Mykerinus. Visit The Great Sphinx, the Valley Temple & many outstanding photo stops. This tour includes a visit to the valley temple facing the great sphinx with an optional shopping tour at the traditional bazaars where you can purchase a range of traditional souvenirs. From there, you will be transferred to your hotel. Optional Evening Activities: You can book an evening trip to the fabulous sound and light show at the Pyramids Go aboard a luxurious Nile cruise ship for dinner, belly dancing and an oriental show for 2 hours Day 02:Cairo tour-Back to Port After breakfast, your tour guide will be waiting in the lobby to take you to the Museum of Egyptian antiquities that includes King Tutankhamen treasures. There is always time to take a panoramic photo stop in Cairo and the river Nile before you visit the Citadel of Saladin and the Mohammed Ali Alabaster Mosque. Finally, you will be escorted back to Portsaid, where you will have the opportunity to take photos of the famous library of Alexandria and the lighthouse before being taken, by your guide, back to your cruise ship 2 hours before your departure time. Your overnight trip from Portsaid, has been designed to help you enjoy the maximum amount of Egypt with the least amount of time. If you want to customize your trip, please let us know. Notes: Comfortable walking shoes and sun hat are recommended. Tour can start from Portsaid or Alexandria and end in Port said or vice versa.