Experience Egypt’s ancient history up close with an Egyptologist as your guide. You’ll visit the Great Pyramids and Sphinx at Giza, the Valley Temple, the Step Pyramid in Sakkara, and finally Memphis, the ancient capital of Egypt.
What to Expect
On this full-day guided tour you’ll see the Great Pyramids and the Great Sphinx in Giza, and also the Valley Temple. You’ll travel to Sakkara to visit the Step Pyramid of King Zoser and later Egypt’s ancient capital in Memphis.
The tour begins when you head to Giza to see the Great Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, and Mykerinos. You’ll have a chance to get up close to the Great Sphinx, and to take in the Valley Temple as well.
After exploring the sites in Giza you’ll drive to Sakkara, situated 27 kilometers from Cairo. Visit the Step Pyramid of King Zoser, which is actually considered to be the first pyramid built. You’ll also see several royal mastabas at the Sakkara complex.
You’ll end your full-day tour of Cairo’s historic sites with a visit to Memphis, the ancient capital of Egypt and home to a massive statue of Ramses II.
- Multilingual Egyptologist tour guide
- Air-conditioned private vehicle
- Entrance fees
- Lunch at clean local restaurant (beverages not included)
- Mineral water
- All taxes and services
What's Not Included
- Entrance fees for interior of the pyramids or mummies room at the Egyptian Museum
- Tips (optional, not compulsory)
- Any personal items