Embark on a captivating journey this Christmas season and delve into the rich tapestry of Egypt's ancient wonders with our enticing 5-day itinerary. Join Trips in Egypt as we will unveil the timeless allure of Cairo and Alexandria, two iconic cities steeped in history and vibrant culture. From exceptional accommodations that offer unrivaled comfort to offering tour guides who will unlock the secrets of Egypt's past, every detail has been meticulously curated for your ultimate enjoyment by Trips In Egypt team. Prepare to be mesmerized as you will explore the legendary Pyramids of Giza, wander through the captivating Egyptian Museum, and bask in the coastal charm of Alexandria with its stunning Mediterranean vistas. Our dedicated team of representatives will ensure a seamless and extraordinary experience, leaving you free to immerse yourself in the magic of this extraordinary destination. Book your trip now and get ready for an unforgettable Christmas getaway in Egypt like no other.Read More
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|Pickup & Drop Off||Cairo Airport|
|Tour Duration||5 Days / 4 Nights|
|Tour Type||Christmas Holiday|
Cairo's Allure is About to Enchant You
After reaching Cairo International Airport, our representative will assist you with passport control, identifying your luggage, and carrying it for you, making your transition smooth and comfortable. Then, you will be transferred to our 5*hotel in a modern air-conditioned vehicle, ensuring a stress-free check-in process.
Evening time, your private tour guide will pick you up from your hotel to embark on an enchanting journey, where savory delights dance on your palate while moonlit waves serenade your senses during a dinner cruise of ethereal elegance.
Then, we will drive you back to our hotel for an overnight stay.
Uncover the Wonders of Egypt
Begin your Cairo & Alexandria Christmas trip by having breakfast at your hotel in Cairo, followed by a meeting with your tour guide. Then, embark on a sightseeing journey as you explore various attractions in both cities, starting with visits to one of the Seventh Wonders of The World:
The Giza Pyramids Complex stands as a timeless testament to human ingenuity and engineering prowess, captivating visitors with its majestic presence and mysterious allure. These awe-inspiring structures, built over 4,500 years ago, continue to inspire wonder and curiosity, serving as remarkable achievements of ancient civilizations.
The Great Pyramid of Giza, an ancient wonder standing majestically on the outskirts of Giza, is the oldest and largest of the three pyramids in the Giza Necropolis. The Pyramid was built during the reign of Pharaoh Khufu around 2589-2566 BC, this architectural marvel symbolizes the extraordinary engineering and cultural significance of the ancient Egyptians.
The Great Sphinx stands as a magnificent creature with the body of a lion and the enigmatic face of a pharaoh. The monumental shape of the Sphinx guards the secrets of the past and captivates the imagination of all who behold it.
The Valley Temple was built during the Old Kingdom, it served as a crucial component of the funerary complex, allowing pharaohs to communicate with the gods and ensure their eternal afterlife.
The Grand Egyptian Museum is hailed as a magnificent tribute to Egypt's rich cultural heritage. Inside its awe-inspiring walls, visitors can witness an unparalleled collection of artifacts, including the resplendent treasures of Tutankhamun and a myriad of ancient Egyptian masterpieces that unveil the secrets of a glorious civilization.
Then, you will have lunch at a Pyramid view before moving to visit:
Saqqara Step Pyramid is a magnificent architectural wonder constructed around 2670-2650 BC. The Pyramid was designed by the ancient Egyptian architect Imhotep, it stands as the earliest colossal stone building in Egypt, with six distinct stepped layers and a height of 60 meters.
Memphis City is a famous attraction for its rich historical significance and archaeological wonders. As the ancient capital of Egypt, Memphis showcases well-preserved ruins, including the iconic Great Sphinx and the colossal statue of Ramses II, attracting visitors eager to explore its cultural heritage.
Then, you will be transferred to our hotel and overnight.
Immerse Yourself in the Rich History of Alexandria
Embark on your Christmas Tour as our tour guide will join you in Alexandria to unveil the incredible attractions that await such as:
The Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa is a remarkable archaeological site dating back to the 2nd century AD. This underground necropolis showcases an intriguing blend of Greco-Roman and Egyptian funerary traditions, featuring elaborately carved tombs and stunning frescoes.
Pompey's Pillar is a towering ancient monument that was believed to have been erected in 292 AD during the reign of Emperor Diocletian. Rising over 25 meters high, it serves as a testament to Alexandria’s rich history and commemorates the Roman general Gaius Pompeii’s Magnus.
Qaitbay Citadel, built in 1477 AD by Sultan Qaitbay, is a magnificent fortress located on the Mediterranean coast of Alexandria. Its strategic significance as a defensive stronghold and its stunning architectural design make it a treasured historical landmark.
Lunch will be served at a seafood restaurant with a Sea view. Then, continue visiting:
Alexandria Library is a magnificent institution that stands as a symbol of knowledge, wisdom, and cultural exchange. With its rich historical legacy and commitment to preserving and disseminating information, it serves as a vital hub for intellectual pursuits, fostering global collaboration and understanding.
The Jewelry Museum is a captivating gem that showcases the rich heritage of adornment, enchanting visitors with its exquisite collection of meticulously crafted jewelry from different eras and cultures. As a repository of human creativity and cultural expression, it provides a profound glimpse into the evolution of personal adornment.
Visiting Deir Mar Mina, also known as St. Mina Monastery, is a truly enchanting experience. This ancient Christian monastery holds great historical and spiritual significance, offering a profound glimpse into the rich traditions and architectural marvels of Coptic Christianity.
Then, you will be transferred to our hotel in Cairo overnight.
Step Back in Time
Enjoy your breakfast at our hotel, then join your private tour guide to visit:
The Egyptian Museum was established in 1902 to span over 5,000 years of history, from 4,000 BC to the Coptic and Islamic eras. Its significance lies in preserving and displaying a vast collection of archaeological wonders such as statues.
With the impressive collection of artifacts spanning thousands of years, including mummies, paranoiac treasures, and exquisite ancient artworks, the NMEC serves as a vital link between Egypt's past and present, enduring significance of its ancient civilization.
The Hanging Church, also known as the Suspended Church or the Church of the Virgin Mary. Its fame stems from its unique location above the ancient Roman fortress walls, its beautiful Coptic design, and its historical significance as one of the oldest Christian churches in Egypt, dating back to the 3rd century AD.
Enjoy your lunch at a local restaurant in Old Cairo before visiting:
Visiting Khan El-Khalili is an enchanting experience that immerses you in the vibrant tapestry of Old Cairo's ancient marketplace. The Bazaar is well-known for its rich history and bustling atmosphere, this renowned bazaar offers a treasure trove of exquisite crafts, jewelry, spices, and traditional Egyptian souvenirs, captivating visitors with its authentic charm.
Al-Muizz Street is a captivating historical gem, renowned for its rich heritage and architectural wonders. As you stroll along this vibrant thoroughfare, you will be enchanted by its grandeur, adorned with majestic mosques, stunning palaces, and centuries-old markets, immersing you in the captivating essence of Islamic Cairo.
As the day comes to an end, return to your hotel in Cairo for a comfortable overnight stay.
End your Christmas Trip in Egypt
After having your breakfast at the hotel, proceed to Cairo airport to complete your departure procedures, marking the conclusion of your 5 days Christmas trip in Egypt.
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