Leave driving to the professionals—and make the most of the in-vehicle Wi-Fi—on this door-to-door private tour to the “lost city” of Tanis and the cat-worshipping city of Bubastis, with lunch on the Suez Canal. Take as long as you like at these blissfully uncrowded ancient sites and ask all the questions that you want of your personal Egyptologist guide.Explore the “lost city” of Tanis in the Nile Delta with your private guide Learn how cats—and the cat goddess—were sacred in the city of Bubastis Savor a local lunch on the banks of the Suez Canal Take it easy with door-to-door private transport
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Suez Canal, Port Said, Port Said GovernorateMeet your Egyptologist tour guide in the morning to drive 30mins to Tanis, which is a biblical site of Zoan in the ancient land of Goshen, Moses was found in the marshes of the delta here. Tanis was the capital of during in the new kingdom. Also there are ruins of the temple of Amun, Mut and Khonsu. Afterwards, drive to Bubastis, also known as Per-Bast, the cult center of the feline goddess Bast, about 2 hours from Cairo. The area also has some remains of temples for King Teti and Pepi the First. Lastly, drive to Ismailia to have your lunch beside the Suez Canal and enjoy the view, then you will be transferred back to your hotel in Cairo.