Spend a private day trip to Pyramids from Cairo accompanied by a private Egyptologist tour guide to witness the most famous archaeological sites in the world Giza Pyramids complex, discover Memphis city of Kings Menes, the Great Sphinx of King Chephren, then drive you back to your hotel.
In the morning we will pick you up from your hotel joined by your private Egyptologist tour guide by a private air-conditioned car to explore the great ancient Egyptian civilization in Giza plateau:
Giza Pyramids Complex
The complex includes three main pyramids, six little pyramids, the great sphinx and the Valley Temple. The complex dates back to the 4th dynasty 2400 years B.C.
The Great Pyramid
It is the oldest and largest of the three pyramids of Giza plateau and the only one to remain intact from the 7 Wonders of the Ancient World. The height of the great pyramid is 147m, the number of stones used in construction is 2,300,000 and it took twenty years to be built.
The Great Sphinx
The Great Sphinx is the largest statue in the world, standing 73 m. long, 19 m. wide, and 20 m in height. It is the oldest known monumental sculpture. In this temple, you will discover the secret of Egyptian mummification.
The Valley Temple
A Granite mortuary temple used by Ancient Egyptians for the mummification process and this is the only remaining one at Giza plateau. Proceed to have your lunch at a local restaurant in Cairo, process your day trip to Pyramids from Cairo joining your private guide to visit:
Saqqara Step Pyramid
It is considered to be the earliest large-scale cut stone construction, it dates back to the reign of King Djoser who ruled Egypt during the 27th century B.C. Saqqara step pyramid consists of 6 steps built atop one another with a height of 62m.
The 1st capital all over Egypt founded by “King Menes”, It occupied a strategic position between Upper & Lower Egypt. Memphis was believed to be under the protection of the god Ptah, the god of creation and artworks. Finally, we drive you back to your hotel in Cairo. Note: You can share your thoughts about adding or removing any tours from your tour itinerary to be able to accommodate your requirements and fulfill your needs.
Things to bring:
- Comfortable shoes.
- Warm clothes in winter.
- Sunblock & Sunglasses.
- Cotton clothes in summer.
Pick up services from your hotel & return.
All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle.
Private Egyptologist guide in your own language.
Mineral water on board the vehicle during the tour.
Lunch during your day trip at local restaurant.
Entrance fees for all Sightseeing mentioned.
All service charges and taxes.
Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary.