In the morning after your breakfast in your hotel, you will be driven to Luxor airport for a flight to Cairo. Upon your arrival in Cairo, our tour guide will pick you from the airport to continue your 2 days trips to Cairo and Luxor from Sokhna port to discover Cairo highlights starting by a visit to:
Giza Pyramids Complex
Giza pyramids complex located in the Giza area near the western side of the Nile River, dating from 2480 to 2550 BC. The pyramids are three, Khufu, Khafra, and Menqaure. They feature an attractive architectural design. It was used as a place to bury the Pharaohs at that time. During your tour to the pyramids you will visit:
The Magical Sphinx
The Great Sphinx had a 1-meter-long nose but it was destroyed. There are rumors that its nose was destroyed by Napoleon's artillery and other rumors that the British or the Mamluks were accusing of destroying it, Al-Maqrizi said that the nose of the Sphinx was smashed by a mystic man. After that head with your guide to visit:
The Valley Temple
The Valley temple was the house to Pharaoh Khafre. It built in the mid- to late twenty-sixth century BC. It was buried under until the 19th century AD, which made it the best-preserved structure from the Fourth Dynasty. The Valley temple was used for the mummification processes of famous ancient Egyptian people and the old kings of Egypt.
Now, it's time to enjoy your delicious lunch in a pyramids view restaurant. Finally, you will be escorted to:
The Egyptian Museum
The Egyptian Museum considered being the home to an extensive collection of ancient antiquates, the most amazing thing there is the golden treasure of king Tutankhamun.
Then, our representative will transfer you back to your cruise in Sokhna Port by a private modern air-conditioned vehicle.
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