Pyramids , Memphis and saqqara tour

Day Trips & Excursions in Cairo

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Recognize to the ancient Egyptian history and return back more than 4500 years to see one of the seven wonders of the world where the marvelous great pyramid.
Your Egyptogist guide will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo to start your interesting tour by air conditioned vehicle to visit the pyramids area where the pyramid of king Cheops ,the symbol of majesty which has more than 2 million limestone blocks , it is height was originally 147 m, but now it is about 138 m .Then move towards the middle pyramid of king Chefren , son of king Cheops with a height of 137 m . then move to the third great pyramid which was built by king Mycerinus , the grand son of king Cheops.Then your guide will accompany you to the great sphinx which belongs to King Chefren , the owner of the second great pyramid with abody of lion which refer to the power of the king and human head which refer to his wisdom.Leaving the pyramids area to enjoy your lunch ( optional ) at a local restaurant.The next stop will be at the Saqqara area where the Step Pyramid which takes the shape of a pyramid but consists only from six steps , then moving to Memphis , the first ancient Egyptian capital with some information about the beginning of ancient Egyptian history.Then transfer back to your hotel.

What’s included

  • Qualified Egyptologist guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
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