Take a unforgettable day trip from Hurghada to see the Pyramids of Giza and the vast collection of antiquities at Cairo’s Egyptian Museum. Travel by bus to Cairo, and be joined there by your Egyptologist guide. Visit a papyrus workshop and enjoy lunch.
What to Expect
Visit the most famous sights of Cairo on a full-day guided tour. A tour representative will meet you outside your hotel in Hurghada for the transfer to Cairo by comfortable bus.
When you arrive in Cairo you’ll be met by an Egyptologist guide and begin your tour of discovery at the Pyramids of Giza. Learn about each of the 3 pyramids, Khufu, Khafra and Menkaure, and then visit the Great Sphinx, the monumental statue with the head of a pharaoh on the body of a lion.
Lunch will be served at a local restaurant in Cairo. Afterwards, your tour continues with a visit to the world-famous Egyptian Museum. The museum houses over 165,000 Egyptian artifacts and the immeasurable riches of the golden treasures of King Tutankhamun are undoubtedly the highlight of the exhibition.
The 6 Tutankhamun gold sarcophagi are found in the main exhibit area, with his magnificent death mask the most important piece of this collection. Your guide will tell you about other top exhibits, and you’ll have plenty of time to explore the museum on your own.
If you’d like to buy some souvenirs of your trip, you might find some items you like when you visit a papyrus workshop and see the production of these works of art.
- Pick-up and drop off service from your hotel in Hurghada only
- Round-trip transfers between Hurghada and Cairo by air-conditioned bus
- Multilingual tour and guide
- Lunch at a Cairo restaurant
- Entrance fees to all sites mentioned in the description
- All services charges and taxes
What's Not Included
- Any optional services
Know Before You Go
When you arrive in Hurghada please contact the tour operator to provide your hotel details, including room number, and to be advised of your pick-up time.