Cairo Excursions to Giza pyramids, Sakkara and Memphis

Price Starting From : $60

No matter what you're looking for in an Egypt trip, we have something to suit your preferences. Whether you seek an exhilarating adventure or a serene moment watching the Nile's sunset, our tours have it all. Explore Egypt through our wonderful Egypt day tours, which provide the perfect opportunity for day trips. Accompanied by knowledgeable guides, you'll visit the Giza Pyramids, Memphis, and Saqqara, where you'll learn about the historical importance of each archaeological site and hear captivating stories about ancient Egypt with our Egypt tours packages. Our initial destination will be the enormous Giza Pyramids, which are classified as one of the seven wonders of the world owing to their enormous size, in addition to the Great Sphinx. Afterward, we will proceed to Saqqara to explore King Djoser's Step Pyramid, the tombs of the nobles, and the pyramid constructed for King Teti. Following that, you will tour Egypt's ancient capital, the Memphis open-air museum. Ensure that you don't miss out on our Egypt Trips, which have been meticulously arranged by our team to provide an exceptional and unforgettable experience. We will save you both time and money by selecting the top hotels and boats in all the locations you visit during your tour. Cairo Top Tours offers exclusive deals, allowing you to take advantage of the stunning weather in our beautiful country. If you're interested in exploring Egypt shore excursions, you'll be treated to stunning beaches. Additionally, our company offers Luxor day tours and Aswan day tours, providing you with the opportunity to explore Egypt's rich historical sites.

 

Inclusion
  • All transfers from/to your hotel in Cairo or Giza.
    All entrance fees to the great pyramids, Saqqara and Memphis.
    Egyptian delicious lunch at a good local restaurant.
    All transfers are made in a private non-smoking air-conditioned vehicle.
    A professional guide will accompany you during your tour.
    Complimentary bottle of water
    Snack stops on request during day tours in Egypt.
    Shopping tour in Egypt during all tours to Cairo.(upon request).
    All services and taxes are included in the tour price.
Exclusion
  • Any extras we have not mentioned in the above itinerary.
    Tip or gratitude to the staff.
    Entrance to the Great Pyramid, Step Pyramid, or Serapeum of Saqqara from inside.
    Prices will increase during peak seasons such as Christmas, New Year, and Easter.

The special and experienced tour guide of Cairo Top Tours will welcome and join you to begin your day tour of the Giza Pyramids, Memphis, and Sakkara. You will have the chance to witness the most renowned Egyptian pyramids such as the Great Pyramid of King Khufu Cheops, as well as the second pyramid of the 4th pharaoh of the 4th dynasty, King Khafra Chephren, and the last pyramid constructed in the  Giza Necropolis for King Menkaure Mycerinus.

The pyramids in the Giza Necropolis are all from the Old Kingdom. After that, we will visit the Great Sphinx and the Valley Temple, which was constructed by King Chephren for the preservation of his body. You will be taken to the Giza Scenic Plateau to capture photos and, if you wish, take a 30-minute camel riding tour at Giza Plateau for an additional fee of 200 Egyptian pounds.

After you have finished having your lunch, you will be taken to visit the Step Pyramid of King Zoser and one of the most remarkable structures in the world at Sakkara, which is the largest archaeological site in Egypt, to gain knowledge about how pyramids were built in ancient Egypt.

King Djoser Pyramid at Saqqara, belonging to the third dynasty, is revered as the oldest monument created by humans, constructed entirely of stone. Visitors can also take in a panoramic view of the nearby Dahshur pyramids, including  the bent pyramid and red pyramids constructed by King Senfru, the father of King Cheops. Additionally, one can gain insight into ancient Egyptian daily life by exploring the pyramid of Teti and the tombs of Saqqara's nobles without purchasing an extra ticket.

Afterward, you'll be taken to the historic city of Memphis, located just 20 minutes from Sakkara, to explore the outdoor museum. Here, you can view ancient relics and statues from the pharaohs' former capital, such as the impressive alabaster sphinx, carved from an immense 80-ton block of marble, and the statue of Ramses II.

After finishing your day tours in Cairo from the airport, you will be escorted back to your hotel.

We offer a variety of tours to Egypt's top tourist destinations. If you're traveling on a budget and only have time for a  Cairo stopover tour, we have affordable options available that will still provide a wonderful experience. Additionally, we offer Cairo day tours from Airport, and you can even get directly from Cairo airport to the pyramids.

Price

1 Person

$120 Per Person

2 - 3 Persons

$79.99 Per Person

4 - 6 Persons

$69.99 Per Person

7 - 10 Persons

$60 Per Person

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The three main pyramids are the Pyramid of Cheops (also known as the Great Pyramid), the Pyramid of Chephren, and the Pyramid of Menkaure.

Cairo Top Tours provides customized adventures that are both affordable and well-planned, making your travel experience convenient and hassle-free. These journeys ignite a deep understanding and appreciation of Egypt's wonders, leaving a lasting impression on your heart and soul.

A one-day tour of Giza typically includes several key attractions that showcase the area's rich historical and archaeological significance. Here are the main attractions you can expect to see on a one-day tour of Giza:

   The Great Pyramid of Khufu (Cheops): This is the largest and most famous pyramid in Giza and one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. You can explore its exterior and learn about its construction and history.

   The Pyramid of Khafre (Chephren): This pyramid is slightly smaller than the Great Pyramid and is known for its distinctive casing stones at the top. It's often the second stop on the tour.

   The Pyramid of Menkaure: The smallest of the three main pyramids at Giza, this pyramid is associated with Pharaoh Menkaure. You can get up close and examine its architecture.

   The Great Sphinx: Adjacent to the pyramids, the Sphinx is a colossal statue with the body of a lion and the head of a pharaoh, traditionally believed to represent Pharaoh Khafre.

   Valley Temple of Khafre: This well-preserved temple is located near the Pyramid of Khafre and is often visited as part of the tour. It offers insight into ancient Egyptian funerary rituals.

   Panoramic Views: Many tours include opportunities for panoramic views of the Giza Plateau from specific vantage points, allowing you to take in the stunning landscape and the pyramids from a distance.

   Camel or horseback rides: Some tours offer the option to take short camel or horseback rides around the Giza Plateau, providing a unique perspective of the pyramids.

   Photo Stops: Your tour may include stops at various locations for photo opportunities, allowing you to capture the iconic pyramids from different angles.

   Knowledgeable Guide: A knowledgeable guide will provide historical and cultural insights about the pyramids, their construction, and the pharaohs associated with them.

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