Explore Cairo highlights while cruising the Mediterranean – visit the pyramids at Giza and Saqqara, plunge into Egypt’s Christian and Islamic past, experience camel ride and vivid orient open-air markets. This is a tour that will take you through Egypt’s 5,000-year history.


Highlights Of This Itinerary:
The Pyramids, the Sphinx, Saqqara, Khan El Khalili Souk, the Egyptian Museum, the Citadel of Saladin, Mosque of Mohammed Ali, the Hanging Church, Saint Sergius Church
 
Day 1 
(Alexandria-Cairo)
Our representative will meet you in Alexandria Port to provide your comfortable transfer to Cairo. After a three-hour-long drive in an air-conditioned vehicle you will head to Giza and explore the Great Pyramid of Khufu (Cheops), the Pyramid of Khafre, the Pyramid of Menkaure and the Great Sphinx. Your guide will then take you to Saqqara, where the earliest known Egyptian pyramid – the Step Pyramid of Djoser is located. You will eat out and head to your hotel for overnight. (L)
 
Day 2 
(Cairo-Port Said)
As soon as you finish your breakfast our guide will take you to the Egyptian Museum. Here you will find the largest collection of pharaonic antiquities, including Tutankhamun’s fabulously famous ten-kilogram golden mask and throne, jewelry and precious metal coins, grand statutes and tiny figurines. Your lunch will be served at a local restaurant before heading to Islamic Cairo. The Citadel of Saladin and its alabaster Mosque of Mohammed Ali are the main highlights of the district. Once in Cairo you can’t miss its oldest area –Coptic. Your guide will escort you to El Muallaqa, the Hanging Church, built into the walls of the Roman fortress of Babylon and Saint Sergius Church, which is believed to be the resting place of the Holy Family. You’ll also get a chance to visit colorful Khan El Khalili Souk. In the evening you will be transferred to your cruise ship, which by that time will reach the port of Port Said. (B, L)
 
Includes
  • Trip from Alexandria to Cairo and from Cairo to Port Said;
  • One-night accommodation at 5* hotel in Cairo;
  • All entrance fees for the above-mentioned sightseeing;
  • All transfers mentioned in the itinerary by A/C vehicle;
  • Lunch meals during the tours at high quality local restaurants
  • One Small bottle of the mineral water per person
  • Professional English-speaking tour guide.
 
Excludes
  • Tipping kitty;
  • Any personal expenses such as drinks, laundry etc.;
  • Any optional sightseeing or unmentioned items.
Persons 2-3 Persons 4-6 Persons 7-10 Persons
Prices  / Hotels      
Mena House $ 330 $ 250 $ 235
Le Meriden Pyramids $ 300 $ 225 $ 210

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