5 Days Cairo & Alexandria tour package will explore the rich history and culture of the two golden capitals of Egypt. Trips in Egypt have the chance for everyone to enjoy the most delightful accommodations, transportation, excellent service, and professional tour guides at reasonable prices. Trips in Egypt team have the chance to shed light on the most enriching facts and offer the most entertaining travel adventure.
Our 5 days Cairo & Alexandria vacation package covers the main attractions in the most famous 2 capital cities on earth. In Cairo, you will visit the Giza Pyramids complex, the Egyptian Museum, Mohamed Ali Mosque, Khan El Khalili bazaar, Salah El-Din Citadel, then move to Alexandria to visit Alexandria library, the citadel of Qaitbey, Pompey’s Pillar, and the Catacombs after you finish, we will transfer you to Cairo airport to end your vacation. Book this blessed Cairo and Alexandria tour and cast your eyes on the living miracles of Egypt.Read More
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|Pickup & Drop Off||Cairo Airport|
|Tour Duration||5 Days / 4 Nights|
|Tour Type||Historical Tour|
Arrival at Cairo Airport - Check in 5* Hotel
At the moment of your arrival time, we will pick you up from Cairo airport to your hotel for check-in, then evening time transfer with your tour guide to enjoy a dinner cruise, then back to the hotel and overnight.
Tour to Giza Pyramid, Memphis & Saqqara
Enjoy your breakfast at the hotel, then your guide will pick you up from the hotel by a private A.C car to continue your 5 days Cairo & Alexandria tour package by visiting:
The Pyramids are golden treasures dating from the Ancient World more than 4000 years and the ancient Egyptians wished to immortalize their names and reach the heavens.
The celestial Pyramid of Pharaoh Khufu (2609 BC - 2584 BC) was the gateway for reaching the heavens and become the most complete example of ancient Egyptian architecture. The pyramid was created in 2570 BC by his intelligent vizier Hemiunu to become his tomb and earn the title of the last surviving member of the ancient world wonders.
The Great Sphinx is considered one of the world's largest statues, It's an embodiment of Pharaoh Khafre (2558–2532 BC) and the ambiguity that was found in the civilization of ancient Egyptians. Many scientists, poets, and of course travelers have spoken about the magnificence of its construction, magnitude, and creativity in every part of it.
Afterward, continue your Cairo & Alexandria tour package by visiting:
They used the Valley Temple as a place to mummify their dead which was built from granite. The main hall of the temple was T-shaped, and there were 23 statues of king Khafre. only just one of these statues has been found.
The Grand Egyptian Museum is a newborn institution made of magic and glory that offers a golden gate showcasing the 5000-year-old legacy of the greatest civilization on earth. Within this living miracle are thousands of beautiful wonders exciting epis history and rich culture which include:
The Hanging Obelisk, The 10 Statues of King Senusert, King Ramses Il Statue, the Statues of Ptolemaic Kings and Queens, The Grand Staircase, The epic Royal Regalia, The Victory Column of King Mercnptah, and the Grand Atrium & Gift show.
The museum offers a VIP ticket which provides access to some very Unique wonders, for more info contact us at any time.
Now it is time to have lunch that will be served at an oriental food restaurant. then you will be transferred to visit Egypt's first capital:-
Memphis city was considered the center of the rule in the 31st century BC under the protection of the patron god of craftsmanship and art Ptah Today it is the location of a local village called Mit Rahina. The local God of Memphis was called Ptah, you will see artifacts exhibits, enormous statues, and granite coffins.
After that, our tour guide will take you to visit:
Saqqara Pyramid is not only the first pyramid built in Egypt but also the first huge-scale cut-stone structure in the world. The pyramid is made for Pharaoh Djoser between 2670–2650 BC by his vizier Imhotep stands 203 feet high, and consists of six layers, and pharaohs were buried under them.
At the end of the day, transfer back to your hotel in Cairo for the overnight.
The Egyptian Museum & Old Cairo
After breakfast at the hotel, your tour guide will take you by a private A/C to continue your Cairo & Alexandria tour package by visiting:
The Egyptian Museum contains incredible artifacts that reflect all phases of ancient Egyptian history. It was opened to the public in 1901 to shed on all the greatness of this blessed nation.
Enjoy your delicious lunch at a local restaurant, then proceed to visit:
The Cairo Citadel is a heavenly medieval Islamic fortification made between 1176–1183 AD on the highest pinpoint of the capital. This magnificent castle was built by Salah El Din Citadel to protect it from any sudden foreign attack. It has the blessed Mohamed Ali mosque plus a number of marvelous attractions worthy of exploring.
The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization (NMEC) is a magical doorway leading to more than 50,000 artifacts showcasing the historical and cultural riches of the greatest civilization on Earth. The hall of mummies within the museum has 28 royal kings and queens who established this magnificent civilization.
End your tour in Cairo with a wonderful visit to:
The magnificent Al Muizz street was established in the Fatimid era in the 10th century AD to be the heart and soul of the entire Islamic culture during that time. Al Muizz street is filled with a number of pieces of artistic architecture that work perfectly to provide them with a clear look at the culture of ancient Egypt.
Khan El-Khalili Bazaar of the most charming places in Cairo created between 1382 AD and 1389 AD as an economic hub. Even today, It sells everything that the tourist wants to buy from Cairo, starting with the ancient Pharaonic antiques, the brass and arabesque objects that attract the eye, and ending with the suits and the belly dance, which attract tourists from all nationalities to acquire it.
After visiting the landmarks of old Cairo, return back to your hotel to spend the overnight.
Visiting Alexandria Landmarks
Alexandria was the golden capital of Egypt during the Greco-Roman times, where great history comes alive, It contains beautiful historical monuments where everyone will enjoy the art from Roman and ancient Egyptian history. Your tour guide will take everyone from your hotel in Cairo by a private A.C car to visit:
The tomb of "Catacombs" or "Kom Shaqafa" is one of the most important tourist attractions located in Alexandria that was created in the 2nd century AD. This cemetery was discovered by chance in 1892, It was located in the area of Kom Shoqafa in the neighborhood Karmoz, then move to:
The Pomey's Pillar is considered one of the most famous archeological sites in Alexandria made by the emperor Diocletian between 298–302 AD located in the area of "Karamoz" it was famous for its greatness and the consistency of its parts, the column is made of red granite stone, and the total height of the column including the base which is about 26.85 meters.
Then continue your Cairo and Alexandria tour packages heading to:
Qaitbay Castle is located in the far west of Alexandria. The castle was built between 1477 AD to 1479 AD on the ruins of the ancient Alexandria lighthouse, The area of the castle is one hundred and fifty meters, the castle has a square shape and is surrounded by the sea from three sides.
Now It's time for lunch at a seafood restaurant. Afterward, you will be transferred to visit:
Bibliotheca Alexandrina is one of the most famous bookstores in the region and the world. The library was made in 2002 and has been known by many names throughout history, including the great library and the Royal Library of Alexandria.
And now end your tour in Alexandria by paying a visit to:
The people of Alexandria call it the "Mosque of Morsi Abu Abbas", one of the most ancient and most celebrated mosques built in Alexandria, It is distinguished by its epic domes that have unique shapes.
After finishing your tour in Alexandria, our tour guide will drive you back to Cairo for spending the overnight.
Transfer to Airport for Departure
After having your breakfast at the hotel, then checking out, our tour guide will transfer you to the airport to end your Cairo & Alexandria tour package.
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