While being in the miraculous city Luxor, you can enjoy the most magical tour to the city of a thousand Minarets to check 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 around the incredible attractions of Old Cairo in a totally private tour with an exceptional Egyptologist tour guide so don’t miss such a chance and start a totally breathtaking tour with us now.
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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 to 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 to the oldest and the greatest Necropolis all over Egypt. 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 have 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. You will visit there the incredible Pyramids of Khufu, Khafre, and Menquare, and of course, you will need to spend some unforgettable time inside the Great Pyramid of Khufu that has been one of the best Seven Wonders of the ancient world. 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 and it is called Giza Sphinx. It has been built mainly to guard the Giza Complex and the great attractions inside. If you have the chance to visit the complex inside, you will enjoy the amazing Sound & Light show that 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 taking place in the site to preserve the state of the king’s body on 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.
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 by the ancients that were built by Imhotep for the great Djoser and the builder wanted to build 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 layers 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. Moreover, it was the worship center of god Ptah, the darkness god& the god of creation and artworks. 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 includes more than 120000 different 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 amazing treasures of king Tutankhamun inside it.
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 the most striking sights in Old Cairo. It was constructed during the 12th century 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 Saladin citadel whose dome rises up to 52 m high and has two minarets. It is called the Alabaster Mosque because of the fact that its interior & exterior walls are coated with alabaster. This incredible site was commissioned between 1830 & 1848 by the great ruler Mohamed Ali Pasha.
The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization (NMEC) will showcases all the heavenly history and culture that dates to more than 4500 years. The museum will feature artifacts from all the time periods of Egypt plus a majestic mummy's exhibition hall that will be present in the most advance and welcoming manner.
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. 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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My friend & I have just returned from a fab week in Hurghada. We wanted to book a day trip to Luxor at £94, but ended up booking a the overnight trip to Luxor as it was only £10 more! The trip exceeded our expections because of the fascinating temples, the overnight stay on the Nile & our fabulous & very knowledgeable tour guide (Mahmoud A-B).