Cairo excursions for cruise ships passengers arriving to Alexandria port to uncover the ancient Egyptian history and attractions. Book Alexandria Trip to Cairo and enjoy day tour to Giza Pyramids, Egyptian Museum & Old Cairo.
Day 01: Giza Pyramids Tours
We will pick you up for this shore excursion from Alexandria port and travel to Cairo. Visit Sakkara home of the first pyramids build in Egypt "the Step Pyramid" of King Zoser and designed by Imhotep. Continue to Giza Plateau, home of the Great Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, Mykerinos and Sphinx. Overnight in Cairo.
Day 02: Old Cairo City Tours
Breakfast in hotel then transfer to visit the Museum of Egyptian antiquities displays collection of 120000 masterpieces of all historical ages from pre dynastic, Pharaonic to the Greco roman period including the treasures of King Tutankhamen. Move onto the Citadel of Saladin to explore Mohammed Ali Alabaster Mosque built in Turkish style, very similar to the Blue Mosque in Turkey and its minarets can be seen from any where in old Cairo. Free shopping time in Cairo famous Bazaar of Khan El Khalili before driving back to Alexandria port.
- Alexandria Port pick up and drop off
- All trip transfers with modern AC bus
- Academic Egyptologist tourist guide
- Entrance fees to sites as per trip itinerary
- Lunch meals in Cairo quality restaurants
- 1 night in Cairo luxury hotel with breakfast
- Bottle of mineral water & soft drink per day
- All trip taxes and service charges
- Personal expenses
- Tipping kitty
Cairo Quick Facts:
- Cairo is the capital and largest city in Egypt, Africa and Middle East.
- Cairo covers area of 500 sq km & estimated population of 22 millions.
- Cairo time zone is GMT+2 and the city dialing code from abroad is +202.
- Cairo in Arabic is "Al Quahira" means "victorious" and "Masr" by Egyptians.
- Memphis is Cairo first step 3200 BC, officially founded 969 AD by Fatimid.
- Cairo is rich with Pharaonic, Byzantine, Roman and Islamic historic sites.
- Coptic Cairo, Khan Al Khalili & Tahrir Square are places to visit in Cairo.
- Djoser Step Pyramid in Saqqara is the first Egyptian pyramid 4650 years ago.
- Over 130 pyramids been discovered, it has been used as tombs for Pharaohs.
- Sakkara is an extensive burial ground built near the ancient city of Memphis.
- Giza Great Pyramid (Pyramid of Cheops) is the oldest & largest in Giza Plateau.
- Giza Greatest Pyramid of Khufu is the only surviving of ancient world wonders.
- Dashur, Memphis, Abusir and Abu Rawash are among Giza Pyramids known sites.
- All Egyptian Pyramids lie west of the Nile with chambers and passages inside.
- Giza Great Pyramid of Khufu has over 2,000,000 stone blocks (2 to 30) tons each.
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