5 Days trip to Cairo, Egypt
There are always more attractions and destinations to visit in Egypt, the same can be said about its capital city. In 5 days, we will take you on a tour across the most renowned historic sites and monuments ranging from those which date back to the ancient Egyptian civilization to the Islamic Caliphate to contemporary Egypt.
- City Tour
Cairo: Le Méridien Pyramids - Steigenberger - Mercure - Ramses Hilton.
Nile cruises: MS Emilio, MS Radamis, MS Princess, MS Sara
Day 1: Cairo
Arrival to Cairo airport, our representative will be waiting you with sign of Ramasside Tours then you will be transferred by an A/C car to your hotel. Overnight in Cairo.
Day 2: Pyramids & Sakkara tour
Breakfast. Start your tour by visiting The Great Pyramids – Cheops, Chephren & Mykerions. Cheops is the most colossal ever built. Next is a close-up look at the sphinx – a huge funeral complex guarded by the legendary lion body with the face of king Chephren.
Then visit the Step pyramid in Sakkara (Visit Sakkara & Memphis), See the earliest monumental stone tractor in Egypt, a stepped pyramid built for King Zoser (c. 2650 BC). Then visit the cemetery for Memphis, used continuously for 3,000 years. See the earliest monumental stone tractor in Egypt, a stepped pyramid built for King Zoser (c. 2650 BC). Return to the hotel.
(Optional) Evening trip to attend the Sound & Light show in the Pyramids area.
Overnight in Cairo.
Day 3: Egyptian Museum tour
Breakfast. Our guide will pick you up from your hotel, to enjoy a visit to the Egyptian Museum, which features artifacts from the Pharaonic period.
The museum displays a rare collection of 5000 years of art which is considered the largest most precious collection of Egyptian art in the world. Over 250,000 overwhelming artifacts are presented, including an exhibit dedicated to Tutankhamen collection of treasure, gold, and jewelry which was enclosed in his tomb for over 3,500 years before it was discovered in the 1920s when his tomb was excavated.
Then proceed to visit Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque and Citadel of Salah El-Din. Head to Old Cairo to visit the Hanging Church, Abu Sirga Church, and Synagogue. Back to your hotel.
(Optional) Evening trip to enjoy you dinner on board a Nile cruise for 2 hours including watching Egyptian folk shows.
Overnight in Cairo.
Day 4: Cairo
Breakfast at the hotel. Free day. Optional : Alexandria Day Trip
Our tour guide will pick you up from your hotel to start your tour to Alexandria. Start the tour with the library of Alexandria; the biggest library in the world – now with 8 million books. Visit its open court and free museums.
Note: Alexandria Library is closed on Fridays and on every public holiday. To enter the reading area you will need to purchase an extra ticket.
Then visit the Site of the Lighthouse; one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World on which now stands the castle of Qaitbey. Visit the royal gardens of King Farouk (the last king in the history of Egypt) and see the royal palaces of Haramlek and Salamlek as well as the royal beaches of the queens. Continue your tour by visiting the prettiest and biggest mosque in the city: the Abbo Elabbas Mosque, as well as the memorial of the Unknown Soldier of Alexandria and the statue of Alexander the Great.
You can then stop for optional lunch before visiting the church of St. Mark – the oldest church in Africa before driving along the Cornish (30 km) to see the whole city of Alexandria from the seaside which includes the old harbor of Alexandria where we found 7000 monuments underwater. Stop at the famous bridge of Stanley – the modern landmark of modern Alexandria, before visiting the old downtown of Alexandria and walking through the old city-center of Alexandria: built by Alexander the Great. Travel in comfort back to your hotel.
Alexandria has so much to see, feel, eat and buy so if you have time and want to add more to your itinerary – just let us know what you are interested in and we will arrange it for you at the cost price – no profit to us.
Overnight in Cairo.
Day 5: Cairo- Departure
Breakfast at the hotel our representative will transfer you to the airport and assist you at the airport through final departure formalities.
4 Nights hotel accommodation in Cairo on bed and breakfast basis
All mentioned sights with entrance fees
English speaking expert Egyptologist guide
All your tours and excursions are by an A/C vehicle
All your visits include entrance fees
Our prices include all taxes and services
Visa; We can provide you with your visa upon arrival at your request.
Price per person in DBL or TRPL Room: $398 (3 stars) - $490 (4 stars) - $525 (5 stars).
Price per person in a single Room: $548 (3 stars) - $663 (4 stars) - $720 (5 stars).
Christmas & Easter - DBL or TRPL Room: $439 (3 stars) - $548 (4 stars) - $582 (5 stars).
Christmas & Easter - Solo traveler: $663 (3 stars) - $720 (4 stars) - $778 (5 stars).
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Enjoy your holidays!