Cairo to Great Pyramids and Egyptian Museum Guided Day Tour

Tours & Sightseeing in Egypt

Tour description provided by Viator

Cover all highlights of Cairo in one day on this guided day tour.
Your tour guide will pick you up from your hotel and take you to the Giza Plateau to discover the only remaining Wonder of the seven wonders of the Ancient World, the Pyramids of Giza. It is here that three pharaohs - Cheops, his son Chephren and grand son Mykerinus - erected grand tombs to protect their bodies and their royal treasure as well. You will cover every rock there, taking amazing photos and you might want to enjoy a pleasant camel ride in the Sahara desert. Next, drive to the guardian of the mortuary complex, the mysterious Sphinx. The tour also includes a visit to the Valley Temple, which belongs to the Pyramid of Chephren.Continue your excursion to the Egyptian Museum, the most important depository of Egyptian antiquities in the world. The museum is home to over 120,000 items, only a portion of which are in display in its more than 120 rooms. The artifacts date from 2700 B.C. to the 6th-century A.D. It includes thousands of statues, jewels and the treasure of the boy king, Tutankhamun and visiting his gallery is the highlight of this tour around this amazing museum.. At the end of this tour you will be driven to your hotel.

What’s included

  • Entrance fees
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Local taxes
  • Qualified Egyptologist guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)

Highlights

  • All entrance fees included
  • All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
  • Led by a qualified Egyptologist
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
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