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Day Tour from Cairo to Pyramids, Sakkara, and Dahshour
Take advantage of your time in Egypt and enjoy a great tour to one of the seven wonders of the world.
In the morning our representative and driver will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo by a private A.C car to start an incredible day trip from Cairo to Pyramids, Sakkara, and Dahshour.
The three main pyramids in Giza (Khufu, Khafre, and Menkaure) are sufficient enough to build a 2-meter-long wall and span 100,000 square kilometers around the globe along with the equator.
The Great Pyramid of Khufu, although this Pyramid largely represents the spirit of ancient Egypt, King Khufu who built this Pyramid as a cemetery has left little information about his reign. Khufu ruled for about twenty-four years. Ironically, despite the enormity of his pyramid, the only statue of King Khufu himself is really small statue carved from ivory, about three inches long. Afterward, head to visit The Great Sphinx, Who among us when mentioning the name of the (Sphinx) do not think about this stone sculpture that carved in the form of human head and lion body, which is located in the Giza plateau in Egypt! the Sphinx is one of the oldest and the largest sculptures in the world, it's about 73.5 meters long and 6 meters wide.
There have been many and different opinions about the symbol represented by the Sphinx, Old views said that it represents the wisdom of man and the strength of the lion together and these qualities were applicable to the King (Khafre), after that continue your day tour from Cairo to Pyramids by paying a visit to Valley temple, it was used as a place for the embalming process, then enjoy your lunch and it will be served at a local restaurant before heading to enjoy an excursion to Sakkara the Step Pyramid of King Zoser that was built in the era of the third dynasty in Sakkara, Egypt. Designed by the Architect Imhotep, it consists of six layers, it is considered the first royal tomb and one of the oldest stone buildings in Egypt.
Complete your experience in by a tour to Dahshour Pyramid including the Red Pyramid which is called that due to the color of its red-brown stone. The Pyramid was not red at first. it was covered with a white layer of limestone. When this layer was removed, the red stones appeared, it's located a short distance from Saqqara built in Dahshur by Pharaoh Sinifro, the father of Pharaoh Khufu. the Red Pyramid is the second largest base among all Egyptian Pyramids.
What makes it more interesting is that you have a full access to every part inside, and the opportunity to see the burial chamber. End your day tour from Cairo to Pyramids by visiting the Bent Pyramid, A wonderful example of early Pyramid development in Egypt.
Finally, After finishing your interesting tours, we will transfer you back to your hotel in Cairo.
- Pick up services from your hotel& return .
- All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle
- Private Egyptologist guide .
- Mineral water on board the vehicle during the tour .
- Lunch during your day trip at local restaurant .
- Shopping tours in Cairo.
- Entrance fees for all Sightseeing mentioned.
- All service charges and taxes.
- Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary.