Have the great opportunity to visit the largest museum in the world (the Egyptian Museum). Your qualified Egyptologist tour guide will make your tour in the museum a memorable experience by telling you the stories of its many important pharaohs.
What to Expect
Met your specialist tour guide and be picked up from your hotel in an air-conditioned private van and be taken to the Egyptian Museum. The museum is considered one of the largest museums in the world with more than 165,000 masterpieces along with the treasures of King Tutankhamen plus the royal mummies room (optional). Your guide will start the tour by visiting the chamber of the Old Kingdom, where you will meet King Zoser, the builder of the 6 steps pyramids. In front of his statue, your guide will give you all information about his reign and how he ruled the country. You will also have the opportunity to see the statues of the three kings who built the three Pyramids of Giza (Cheops, Chephren, and Menkaure).
Then, be led to the Middle Kingdom chamber, where you will enjoy seeing several statues and priceless masterpieces belonging to this era. On the second floor of the museum, your guide will explain to you how the ancient Egyptians mummified and preserved the bodies of their kings and queens. In addition, visit the treasures of the young King Tutankhamen during the New Kingdom, where you will see the golden mask weighting 11 kilograms and his pure gold coffin weighting 110 kilograms. You will also be given some free time in the museum.
- Private air-conditioned van equipped with Wi-Fi
- Private Egyptologist tour guide
- Entrance fee to the Egyptian Museum
What's Not Included
- Gratuities (recommended)
- Entrance fee to the Royal Mummies Chamber