3 Days Cairo tour from Luxor by plane will uncover the miraculous beauty of one of the greatest capitals in the world which for 5000 years city become one of the most extraordinary open-air museums in existence. Trips in Egypt will open the gate for every member of our honorable guests to explore the historical culture and beautiful art of this enchanting wonder. Trips in Egypt team will work to ensure all our guests will enjoy the best services across all the accommodations and transportation plus our professional tour guides will explore the majesty of this immortal capital in front of your eyes.
While being in the miraculous city of Luxor, you can enjoy the most magical tour to the city of a thousand Minarets to check out its impressive irresistible sightseeing through our 3 days Cairo tour from Luxor by plane. In Cairo, you will be able to have a closer look at the impressive Giza Pyramids in addition to touring the incredible attractions of Old Cairo which include Cairo Citadel, Khan El Khalili Bazaar, the National Egyptian Museum, and more; in a totally private tour with an exceptional Egyptologist tour guide. Book this miraculous voyage and discover all the timeless milestones of this epic civilization.Read More
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|Pickup & Drop Off||Your Hotel / Nile Cruise|
|Tour Duration||3 Days / 2 Nights|
|Tour Type||Historical Tour|
Fly to Cairo + Visiting the Best Attractions in Giza
In the morning, our team will pick you up from your hotel in Luxor and transfer you to Luxor airport to catch your flight to Cairo and start a totally incredible tour full of adventure in the amazing capital of Egypt. Once you arrive, you will find your tour guide waiting for you in a private modern air-conditioned car and he will transfer you to the most recommended tourist sites in Egypt, and your tour will start with a visit to:
Your visit won’t definitely be completed without a tour of the oldest and the greatest Necropolis all over Egypt. The Giza Pyramid complex is the site that was chosen by the ancient Egyptians to be the site of the true legend. The members of the fourth dynasty built their amazing Pyramids mainly to be tombs for them but in the end, they have become the greatest ancient accomplishment they have managed to do.
The incredible Pyramids of Khufu is a piece of architectural brilliance that acts as one of the best Seven Wonders of the ancient world that remain standing and was completed in 2570 BC to pierce the skies and offer a direct staircase leading to the heavens. The pyramid of Pharaoh Khufu (2609 BC - 2584 BC) is made of 2.3 million limestone blocks that make up 138.5 meters (454.4 ft) to form an epic and advanced interior as seen across the grand hall and the king's chamber.
That is not all as there are other breathtaking sites which you will be able to visit and enjoy including:
Among the miraculous sites in Giza lies the amazing sculpture that was commissioned by King Khafre (2558–2532 BC) and it is called Giza Sphinx. It has been built mainly to guard the Giza Complex and the great attractions inside. This mythical lion figure inspired travelers from all over the world for many ages and is a marvelous wonder of historical art that conveys tales of glory. If you have the chance to visit the complex inside, you will enjoy the amazing Sound & Light show which is a fabulous show that includes many stories about the ancients and how they managed to establish such a great civilization.
Among the most sacred locations for the ancients is the breathtaking Valley Temple where there were many purification & mummification processes a.k.a the opening of the mouth ceremony taking place in the site to preserve the state of the king’s body in its initial state to be absolutely ready for the upcoming journey and to the afterlife as the ancients had strong religious beliefs in such things and this can be witnessed while being in the valley.
The Grand Egyptian Museum is an inspiring marvel of majesty and greatness fully constructed around 2023 to shed light on some of the most beautiful and magnificent collections of diverse and priceless monuments and artifacts that stood the test of time. The gem is currently one of the largest archaeological museums in the world, with over 100,000 artifacts and exhibits spanning 5,000 years of ancient Egyptian history which is exhibited in the most incredible manner.
After that, our team will take you to have your lunch at a restaurant with a pyramid view before you continue the rest of your day tour. You will join your private tour guide after lunch to head to extra fabulous sites including:
Saqqara step pyramid is one of the most fabulous ancient sites as it represents the first pyramid to be built between 2670–2650 BC by Imhotep for the great Djoser who wanted to create a tomb for his king totally different from the other tombs that is why he kept putting a mastaba over the other until he completed a pyramid of 6 steps and constructed the amazing Saqqara Step Pyramid.
Memphis Egypt city was the capital of ancient Egypt that is located south of the Nile River and it was founded by King Narmer around 3100 BC. Moreover, it was the worship center of the god Ptah, the god of creation and artwork. You will find there the great statue of Ramses II with all of its incredible details which will amaze you and add lots of information regarding the ancient Egyptian civilization to your data.
At the end of your day tour, we will transfer you to your 5* hotel to check-in and overnight.
Visiting the Best Highlights in Old Cairo
You will enjoy a delicious breakfast meal inside your hotel and then our tour guide will come to pick you up so that you head towards the most charming sites in Old Cairo and that is why you will start your amazing day tour with a visit to:
The Egyptian Museum is found in the center of Cairo as it was founded in 1901 and includes many ancient artifacts that were found in different ancient temples, tombs, and chapels. You will find there some unbelievable exhibits that depict the great glorious reign of ancient Egypt through the mummies, sarcophagi, jewelry, pottery, and the Narmer palette.
You will then be transferred to an oriental restaurant that overlooks the Nile to enjoy your lunch meal and then your tour guide will show you some of the incredible highlights of Cairo starting from:
Salah El-Din citadel is considered one the most striking attraction in Old Cairo found on the highest point possible. It was constructed to be a piece of art made between 1176–1183 AD by the great leader Saladin El-Ayubbi during the Crusader conflicts. Inside Cairo citadel, you will find many interesting palaces, mosques, and museums so you will learn a lot about the great Egyptian civilization while being there.
The mosque of Mohamed Ali is one of the prominent landmarks of the Saladin citadel whose dome rises up to 52 m high and has a beautifully animated silhouette and two amazing minarets. It is called the Alabaster Mosque because of the fact that its interior & exterior walls are coated with alabaster that was taken from the great pyramids of Giza. This incredible site was commissioned between 1830 & 1848 by the great ruler Mohamed Ali Pasha.
The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization (NMEC) will make your dream a reality and explores the incredibly rich heritage of this everlasting civilization that spanned for 7000 years. The NMEC was completed in 2020 and everyone can cast their eyes on a great collection of 50,000 artifacts and a magical hall of mummies filled with 28 royal members.
The magnificent and enchanting Al Muizz Street is a living wonder of pure Islamic art which was created in 970 AD to become one of the oldest streets in Cairo and is home to many historic Islamic monuments and buildings, including mosques, madrasas, and palaces. It acts as an everlasting museum filled with some of the most beautiful works of art and architecture from the Fatimid age between the 10th and 12th centuries.
Khan El-Khalili Bazaar is considered the best possible open-air shopping center in Egypt and there you will with no doubt find everything you are looking for. It was made between 1382 AD and 1389 AD to be the ultimate shopping center where everyone can discover the riches of this golden capital. You won’t even want to leave that site as you will find the best Egyptian artifacts & monuments, and lots of souvenirs that you can take with you back home.
When you think that you got all of what you need, we will transfer you back to your hotel overnight.
Check-out & Fly Back to Luxor
After having your breakfast and checking out your 5* hotel, our driver will be waiting right in front of the hotel reception and he will transfer you to Cairo Airport to catch your flight towards Luxor and there, you will meet our rep who will give you a ride to your hotel in Luxor to end your amazing 3 days Cairo tour from Luxor with your travel agency, Trips in Egypt. Your dream will come to be true with us.
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