Explore Ancient Egypt on a wonderful full-day tour of the Egyptian Museum, and the world-renowned Pyramids of Giza complex. See Tutankhamen’s Tomb among the collections of more than 120,000 masterpieces at Egypt’s most important museum.
What to Expect
Spend a full-day exploring the history of Ancient Egypt on a full-day tour that encompasses the fabulous Egyptian Museum in central Cairo, and a visit to the Great Pyramids of Giza and Great Sphinx. An expert Egyptologist guide will be on hand at all times to offer helpful explanations of this most ancient of civilizations.
Start with a visit to the Great Pyramids of Giza, the oldest of the 7 Wonders of the Ancient World, and one of the last still standing. Take time to explore the Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, and Mykerinus. Your guide will describe the story of their monumental construction, and tell you about their mysteries.
Proceed to the Great Sphinx, standing proudly in the desert sand after thousands of years. Admire the colossal structure, before moving to the Valley Temple of the Pyramid of Chephren.
Drive back to central Cairo and explore the treasures of the Egyptian Museum, including the treasure room of the famous King Tutankhamen.
Designed by the French architect Marcel Dourgnon, the museum is located in a handsome neo-classical building on Tahrir Square. Its collections exceed 120,000 masterpieces, ranging from the pre-dynastic era, to the Pharaonic and Greco-Roman periods. An undoubted highlight is the collection of rare treasures of King Tutankhamen.
At the end of the 7-hour tour, your guide will take you back to your hotel for a convenient drop-off.
- All transfers by private air-conditioned vehicle
- Private English Egyptologist guide
- Entrance fees to all mentioned sites
- All service charges and taxes
What's Not Included
- Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary
- Egypt entry visa