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Light Discovery Of Egypt – 6 Days

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Duration

6

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size

Unlimited

Languages

English

Overview

This 6-day tour gives a taste of Egypt’s intriguing history and culture. Visit one of the ancient Seven Wonder of the World – the Pyramids of Giza and walk through the Valley of the Kings in Luxor. This trip also includes tours of Cairo’s sites.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Egyptian Museum of antiquities
  • Kan El Khalili Bazzar
  • The Pyramids of Giza
  • Famous Sphinx
  • Sakkara, the ancient “Necropolis”
  • Step Pyramids
  • The Pearl of the Mediterranean
  • The Greco – Roman Museum,
  • Fort of Qaitbey
  • Pillar of Pompey
  • Catacombs of Kom el-Suqafa
  • Church of St Mark – the oldest church in Africa
  • Rosetta National Museum

Itinerary

Day 1: Cairo, Egypt
Day 1: Cairo, Egypt

Arrive Cairo: Meet assist and transfer to hotel

Overnight at R. Hilton/ Pyramisa or similar

Day 2: Cairo
Day 2: Cairo

Visit the Egyptian Museum of antiquities where a vast treasure of numerous objects made of gold, bronze, alabaster, silver from Egypt most glamorous times are exhibited; continue to Old Cairo: the Coptic area of Cairo where the Romans constructed the fortress of Babylon.

You will see the ruins of fortress tower of the church of St Mary, more commonly known as the Hanging Church.

In the evening visit Kan El Khalili Bazzar an Oriental Bazzar

Late evening, you will have dinner Cruise along the Nile.

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Dinner

Overnight at R.Hilton/ Pyramisa or Similar

Day 3: Giza Plateau – Memphis – Sakkarra
Day 3: Giza Plateau – Memphis – Sakkarra

Following breakfast, we will embark on a tour of The Pyramids of Giza, including the famous Sphinx, where the remains of the Solar Boat of Cheops are displayed.

In the afternoon drive to Sakkara, the ancient “Necropolis” of the Old Kingdom Capital. Visit other Pyramids and Tombs including the Step Pyramids, the oldest known Pyramid. You will witness the Pyramids Sound and light show before returning to the hotel afterwards.

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Dinner

Overnight at R.Hilton/ Pyramisa or Similar

Day 4: Cairo – Alexandria
Day 4:  Cairo – Alexandria

After breakfast, drive to Alexandria. On arrival, begin the tour of this ancient City known as “The Pearl of the Mediterranean”. Alexandria was built by Alexander the Great in 331 B.C. The highlights of the tour will include: The Greco – Roman Museum, Fort of Qaitbey, built in the 1480’s by Sultan Qaitbey which houses the Light House of Paros which is one of seven wonders of the ancient World, the Pillar of Pompey, Catacombs of Kom el-Suqafa which dates back to the first century AD.

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Dinner

Overnight at Hotel Alexandria

Day 5: Cairo – Alexandria – Cairo
Day 5: Cairo – Alexandria – Cairo

After breakfast, continue your tour of Alexandria including the Library, the church of St Mark – the oldest church in Africa, as well as the castle where Rosetta Stone was found by an officer of the French forces during Napoleon Bonaparte campaign in Egypt. The Rosetta stone presented a key to ancient Egyptian hieroglyphics writing. head to Rosetta National Museum which is considered one of the landmarks of the eternal town before returning to Cairo for dinner and over night .

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Dinner

Overnight at R. Hilton Hotel/ Pyramisa or similar

Day 6 Cairo

Transfer to the Airport for your departure flight.

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast

Included/Excluded

  • Meeting and assistance upon arrival and departure
  • Roundtrip airport/hotel transfers
  • Hotel accommodation in the listed properties
  • Transportation in private vehicle
  • Experienced tour guide
  • Admission to listed sites
  • Meals indicated
  • Flights
  • Cost of visa
  • Meals not listed
  • Travel Insurance
  • Gratuity to driver and guide

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