Travel from Hurghada to Cairo and Alexandria on this 2-day tour, which includes flights. Enjoy the extensive itinerary in Cairo with pyramids and museums. See Alexandria's impressive sights, including its Citadel and Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa.
What to Expect
Discover the famous sights of Cairo and explore the port city of Alexandria on this 2-day tour.
Start with the famous Pyramids of Giza and travel into the land of the pharaohs as you learn all about how the ancient Egyptians built the 7 wonders of the world. Hear stories about the history of the pharaohs and their pyramids: Cheops, Khafre and Menkaure. Experience an incredible view of the pyramids from the Giza Plateau.
Travel further in the Valley of Kings and see the famous Sphinx before visiting the renowned Egyptian Museum. Admire the treasures of Tutankhamen and learn all about the different dynasties of the old kingdom. See the great Ramses II and the mysterious King Akhenaten. Though not included in the price, the Mummy Room is a worth a visit. After visiting the museum, regain your strength with a lunch in a local restaurant, before wandering the Khan el-Khalili Bazaar. In the evening, experience a music and light show against the backdrop of the pyramids in Cairo, before returning to your accommodation later that night.
The next morning, travel by air-conditioned bus to Alexandria, into the city of Alexander the Great. The Citadel of Qaitbay was erected on the site of the Lighthouse of Alexandria, destroyed by an earthquake. Enjoy the fantastic view, then visit the Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa, which date back to the days of the Roman Empire in the first and second centuries. See the sarcophagi and graves as well as inscriptions from pharaohs, Romans and Greeks alike.
Enjoy a delicious lunch in a restaurant on the sea where you can eat freshly-caught fish. Afterwards, head to the National Museum and admire the treasures found in the sea nearby.
- Transfer in air-conditioned bus
- Inlands flight
- Overnight stay in Cairo including breakfast in a high-class hotel
- German-speaking tour guide
- Entry fees to all sights
- Lunch in a restaurant in Cairo
- Lunch in a restaurant in Alexandria
- 1 bottle of water per person
What's Not Included
- Entry to the Mummy Hall in the museum
- Drinks in the restaurants
- Personal expenses
Know Before You Go
• Pick-up times may vary by hotel. The exact pick-up time will be sent to you after booking