Enjoy a full day tour visiting the pyramids of Giza to see the great pyramids of kings Cheops, Cheferen and Mycerinus, the mighty Sphinx. Visit the Park of Al Azhar, one of the world's sixty great public spaces.
What to Expect
Start at 09:00 when you will meet your Egyptologist tour guide in your hotel and then move by a private A/C car to Giza city to visit Giza plateau. Your tour guide will start to give you an introduction about the ancient Egyptian history and the pyramids, when reach to Giza plateau of the pyramids you will visit the great pyramid of King Cheops which is the only survived monument from the 7 wonders of the ancient world. You will also see the middle pyramid of king Chephren and admire the great constructing of it and by the great and middle pyramids you will see the solar boat museum including the ancient ship which used for transferring the mummy of the great pharaoh Cheops. There will be also a chance to make a camel or horse ride at the pyramids.
On the way to the small pyramid of King Mycernuis see the ancient Egyptian Mastaba tombs, then you will get to a wonderful panoramic view from which you will have the best spot to take the pictures of the group of the pyramids of Giza together. The last stop in Giza plateau will be at the great Sphinx where your guide will tell you about its history and secrets. After the pyramids there will be a short stop at the papyrus work shop where you will learn about this ancient Egyptian craft then a break for lunch (optional) .
After Giza move back to Cairo and get to a very interesting part of it at old medieval Cairo to visit the national park of Al Azhar, one of the world's sixty great public spaces to enjoy exotic settings, reminiscent of ancient times gone by a variety of unique cafes and restaurants. At the end of the day you will be transferred back to your hotel .
- A/C private car or van
- Egyptologist tour guide
- Entrance fees
- Lunch (if option booked)
- Bottle of water per person
What's Not Included
- Optional areas entrance fees (inside the great pyramid or solar boat museum)