Spend the day visiting Ancient Egypt with our Cairo Day Tours and take an amazing day tour to the Giza pyramids and Saqqara necropolis from Cairo. After seeing the pyramids of Giza and the Great Sphinx, go to Saqqara to see the first stone pyramid in history, the step pyramid of Djoser.
Price : 40.00 $
Day Tour to Giza Pyramids and Saqqara Necropolis from Cairo
You can make the most of your vacation, check out one of our well-organized Tours to Giza Pyramids to visit the Saqqara Necropolis from Cairo to experience the grandeur of ancient Egyptian history with our Egypt Day Tours. Visit the Pyramids of Giza and the Great Sphinx, three tombs on the Giza plateau. The city of Giza has created an actual cemetery city, with tombs, temples, roads, and sidewalks. Then head to the Saqqara Necropolis to see the first stone building in history, the Step Pyramid of Djoser, and then to the people buried in this cemetery from ancient Egyptian times to the Romans.
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Cairo Top Tours tour guide will pick up you from anywhere in Cairo or Giza to start your adventurous Egypt tours to see Giza Pyramids and the famous Saqqara Necropolis, you will be transferred first to Giza Necropolis, This necropolis is so famous that one of its tombs, the pyramid of Cheops, has long been considered one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, the second pyramid belongs to King Chephren who we suppose that he is the founder of the Great Sphinx, a huge lion statue with a head of a man that was guarding the necropolis for more than 4500 years, in front of the Sphinx, you will enter the Valley Temple of King Chephren where his royal body mummified before burial rituals took place, last but not least, the third pyramid of Mycerinus son of Chephren with the small pyramidions beside, where the queens and children of the king are buried.
After your tour of the Giza Pyramids, you will be transferred to Saqqara Necropolis, The largest and most famous Step Pyramid of the Pharaoh Djoser. It rises above the necropolis and is visible from all sides. The pyramid was erected by the brilliant architect of the Ancient Kingdom of Imhotep around 2650 B.C. According to legend, it was he who invented to change the shape of the classical Egyptian tomb from a rectangular mastaba by building it up. In fact, he ordered one mastaba to be placed on another.