On a private one-day tour of the Pyramids of Giza, the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization, and Old Cairo, you will discover the secrets of ancient Egypt. With a private guide, explore Egypt's largest and most important museums of antiquities, including the Hall of Royal Mummies.
Price : 25.00 $
Day Tour to Giza Pyramids
Visit the Giza Pyramids, the National Museum & Old Cairo on one of the most exciting Cairo day tours. Discover the secrets of the ancient Egyptians during the reign of the great kings and rulers of ancient Egypt, followed by a fascinating tour of the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization and some of Egypt's most important historical sites to learn about the country's history.
National Museum of Egyptian Civilization & Old Cairo
Discover the Saladin Citadel and the Alabaster Mosque of Mohamed Ali, both built in the first half of the 19th century. You will also see the Mosque of Ibn Tulun, the oldest intact mosque in Egypt, built in the 19th century, and the Mosque of Sultan Hassan, one of the largest mosque complexes in history for the teaching of Islamic law. The ancient Roman fortress of Babylon and the Hanging Church, also known as Al-Moallaqa in Arabic, is a unique church.
Through our Egypt Classic Tours, you can visit more than one tourist place.
You will be met by a Cairo Top Tours representative at the hotel of your choice in Cairo or Giza and transferred by private air-conditioned vehicle to the Al-Fustat district of Old Cairo, located near the Roman fortress of Babylon and overlooking Ain Al-Sira, for a fantastic tour of the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization.
On this trip, you will see one of the most important and largest museums of antiquities in the world, as well as the first museum dedicated to Egyptian culture as a whole, with more than 50,000 artifacts related to the stages of development of the civilization from the beginning to the modern era. Then you'll head to the pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, and Mykerinos to see the oldest of the seven wonders of the ancient world, as well as the only one that has fully survived. Your guide will help you take pictures for your trip during the tour.
In the end, you will see the citadel of Saladin, which was built by salah el din facing the magnificent mosque of sultan Hassan and the great mosque of Al Refaii, then the alabaster mosque of Mohamed Ali, the mosque of Ibn Tulun, and other mosques in the center of Cairo, as well as the ancient Roman castle of Babylon.
Continue to the Hanging Church, which was built on the ruins of the fortress. We will also take you to the Church of Abu Serga, which stands atop the Holy Family Cave, and the Old Cairo Synagogue, also known as the Ben Ezra Synagogue, one of the oldest synagogues in Cairo. You will learn more about Old Cairo with the guidance of your Egyptologist before stopping for a delicious lunch.
When your Cairo tour to the Museum of Egyptian Civilization, pyramids, and old Cairo is finished, you will be transferred back to the hotel or any other preferred drop-off location in Cairo.