This tour offers highlights of Cairo; the Great Pyramids, the Sphinx, Memphis and Saqqara.
You will also experience the Egyptian Museum, Coptic Cairo including Hanging Church, Abu Serga and Ben Ezra.
The Giza Pyramids
The stepped pyramid in Saqqara
The Egyptian Museum
The Hanging Church
Step back in time on a history tour
Hotel pickup included
Led by a qualified Egyptologist
What You Can Expect
After breakfast at your accomodation, you will start a day trip to visit the great Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx and the Valley temple.
In the afternoon you continue on to visit Memphis and Saqqara.
Afterwards you will return back to your Cairo accomodation for free time.
After breakfast at your accomodation, start your day tour by visiting the world-famous Egyptian Museum of Antiquities.
Afterwards you will return back to your accomodation for free time
After breakfast at your accomodation, you will picked up for a day tour in Coptic Cairo.
Stop to see the Hanging Church, aka St Virgin Mary’s Church. Build in the 7th century, this old church takes its name from its location: sited above a gateway in the old Roman fortress. Admire the courtyard and interior with its screens, marble pulpit and icons, and hear about its long history.
Next, after a visit to the Monastery and Church of St George, an early 20th-century church that is the only round church in Egypt, called Abu Serga, a 5th-century Coptic church.
Then, take a look at the Ben Ezra Synagogue, once a Christian church.
All tours are in AC vehicle with your private driver and private English speaking Egyptologist
Entrance fees are not included in the price of any tours: We do not charge in advance for site entrance fees to add flexibility to your program as you may choose to skip one or more sites depending upon your interests.