Day trip to the great Pyramids - Sphinx - Sakkara - Dahshur and Memphis

Day Trips & Excursions in Cairo

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Get lost in time with a journey to visit one of the seven wonders of the ancient world that takes you over 7000 years back in time. Visit The Great Pyramids of Giza, Sphinx, Saqqara, Memphis and Dahshor.
At 9.00 am you will be picked up by a professional tour guide to visit the Sphinx and the famous pyramids in Giza. An archaeologist will explain the fascinating history of the ancient Egyptian pharaohs. You will then visit Saqqara Pyramids the world’s oldest monumental masonry structure, the unique pyramid of Djoser in Saqqara is part of a mortuary complex for the 3rd Dynasty king Djoser. Created by the architect Imhotep, it is a unique stepped pyramid with 6 tiers.When you finish visiting you will be driven to Memphis, that was founded by the pharaoh Menes around 3000 BC. Capital of Egypt during the Old Kingdom. Then you will be driven to Dahshour Bent pyramid and the famous Red Pyramid that is a royal necropolis located in the desert on the west bank of the Nile approximately 40 kilometers (25 mi) south of Cairo. It is known chiefly for several pyramids, two of which are among the oldest, largest and best preserved in Egypt, built from 2613-2589BCE. There you can ride camels and horses. You will also be able to shop and enjoy a vegetarian lunch. You will then be transferred back to the hotel.

What’s included

  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by private vehicle

What’s not included

  • Gratuities

Highlights

  • Private guide for a more personalized experience
  • Vegetarian meal option available
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Step back in time on a history tour
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