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Pyramids Private Guided Tour

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Duration
time-raw1 hours
Difficulty
Easy
Starting point
Your hotel in Cairo
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Ancient pyramids have strong appeal to those coming for vacation in Cairo. A private full-day tour is a chance to see these Egyptian mysteries. Discover the Pyramids of Giza, Memphis, and Dashur with expert historian guides.

What to expect?

Itinerary

  • Start your tour at 8am from your hotel as you will be picked up by your private qualified Egyptologist
  • Head for Saqqara to visit the Step Pyramid of King Zoser and its complex built for King Zoser, the founder of the Third Dynasty (about 2700 B.C.) by Imhotep, the first architect in history.
  • Afterwards you will visit the beautiful tomb of Kagemni (about 200 B.C.) and watch the magnificent Pyramid Texts inside the pyramid of Teti.
  • Move on to the site of Memphis, the first capital of ancient Egypt (about 3200 B.C) to see some of its ruins and visit its museum where you will see the colossal statue of king Ramses II and the huge alabaster Sphinx.
  • Next stop will be Dahshur to visit the Bent Pyramid (the first attempt to build a true pyramid) and the Red Pyramid (the first true pyramid in history) which you will enter (about 2600 B.C.).
  • Later you will have lunch at a top quality restaurant overlooking the Sphinx and the pyramids.
  • Lastly you will move to Giza plateau to see the Great Pyramid of King Cheops (about 2500 B.C.), the Pyramid of Chephren, the Pyramid of Mycerinus.
  • Then you will move up the plateau to the panorama for taking great pictures.
  • You'll then continue your adventure on a camel around the pyramids.
  • Then you will explore the Valley Temple and the Sphinx, before being transferred back to your hotel.
  • Camel ride is included for 30 minutes

You will visit:

  • The Great Pyramid of Giza
  • The Step Pyramid of King Zoser
  • The Pyramid of Teti
  • The statue of King Ramses
  • The stature of the Sphinx
  • The Red Pyramid in Dashur
  • The Bent Pyramid in Dashur
  • The Great Pyramid of King Cheops
  • The Pyramid of Chephren
  • The Pyramid of Mycerinus
  • Memphis, a former capital of Egypt

What is included?

  • Pyramids Plateau tickets
  • Lunch
  • Round trip transfers
  • All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle
  • Private licenced English-speaking tour guide
  • Pick up from/to your hotel
  • Camel ride (30 minutes)
  • Shopping during the tour

Is this experience for me?

  • Small children up to 7 years old

What do I need to bring?

  • Sun protection
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Spending money
  • Camera
  • Layered clothing
  • Passport/ID

Additional information

  • Voucher: You will receive a secure voucher to either print out or present on your mobile phone.
  • Cancellation Policy: For a full refund, please cancel at least 24 hours prior to the start date of the experience.
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