Egyptian Museum and Nile Felucca Ride Private Half Tour

Day Trips & Excursions in Abu Simbel

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Half day tour to Egyptian museum on this guided, private tour, Then you will Cruise the river Nile in a traditional Felucca (a wooden sailing boat) to experience Cairo from the water before returning to your hotel.
At 10:00 am your tour guide will pick you up from your hotel, to start your tour to the Egyptian Museum, where you can see a rare collection of 5000 years of art which is considered the largest most precious collection of Egyptian art in the world, the Egyptian Museum in Cairo attracts millions of visitors each year. The highlight for most are the rooms containing the priceless treasures of King Tutankhamun. His 6 gold gilded coffins, each one smaller and more intricately decorated than the last, dominate the main hall, while his magnificent death mask is the must-see item of the day. The Royal Mummies Room (additional cost) is another highlight of the Egyptian Museum. Here you can see the mummies of many great Egyptian rulers, including Ramses II, the builder of the temples at Abu Simbel. Then  you will transfer to the Nile River bank to embark on your private felucca boat (a wooden sailing boat) to discover the river Nile as you cruise its waters in a traditional Felucca. Enjoy a relaxing sun site time cruise and let your hand glide along the Nile’s surface as you bathe in the warm Egyptian sun. At the end of your Cairo Felucca Tour transfer back to your hotel in Cairo or Giza.

What’s included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off.
  • Private tour.
  • Transport by private vehicle.
  • Qualified Egyptologist guide.
  • Bottled water.
  • Snacks.
  • One hour private Nile felucca ride.
  • All service charges and taxes.

What’s not included

  • Entrance fees to Egyptian museum.
  • Food and drinks.
  • Gratuities