Price : 60.00 $
Make your trip memorable and book now your Cairo Day Tour to Giza Pyramids, Sphinx, Memphis, Saqqara and Dahshur to explore the Pyramids of Giza, are one of the most extensively studied structures in the world. The magic of its structure haunts researchers until this time. You will see the Great Sphinx, which was constructed to guard the Pyramids. It is noted that the face of the Sphinx is a similarity of Pharaoh Khafra. Then move to see the step Pyramid, which was the earliest type of Egyptian pyramid, and tombs of the nobles in Sakkara. We will visit the open-air museum of Memphis, in addition to the Red Pyramid and the Bent pyramid ( recently opened for the visitors ) at Dahshur. Book your privately guided Cairo day tours now!
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Cairo Top Tours Egyptologist will take you from your hotel to start the exciting tour to Giza Pyramids, Sphinx, Memphis, Sakkara, and Dahshur According to the requested pick up time when you book the Overnight Cairo Trip.
First, you will visit The Great Pyramid of Cheops, which is considered to be formed of over two million stone blocks that extend from two to over fifty tons. you will have enough time if you want to go inside or stand on the pyramid and capture some pictures. Then you will go to the panorama to see the pyramid of king Chephren and finally the pyramid of Mykerinus, the smallest of the three Pyramids of Giza and it was built for Pharaoh Menkaure, whose name is Mycerinus in Greek. Then you will be transferred to the Valley Temple of king Chephren to whom the Sphinx was carved out of the rock.You can take close up photos of the Great Sphinx, it is one of Egypt’s most important landmarks and the best-known example of sphinx art which is referring to the physical power of the lion with the symbol of the human being's intelligence.
Then you will continue your Cairo Day Tours to Sakkara by visiting the Step Pyramid, created during Egypt's third dynasty for the King Djoser who was the first King had a step pyramid for him. The tour includes entrance to the pyramid of Teti which was built by Teti, the first king of the 6th dynasty, or the pyramid of king Unas which has the most spectacular burial chambers among all the accessible pyramids (no extra ticket is required). You will also visit one of the Mastaba tombs of the nobles at Saqqara to see the daily life scenes in ancient Egypt with all its activities like harvesting, fishing, hunting and animal sacrificing, painted in bright colors on the walls and corridors of the tombs.
We will accompany you to eat your oriental lunch then you will continue your Cairo day Tour in Memphis to visit the open-air museum, the exhibit includes the alabaster sphinx the second-largest sphinx statue in Egypt and it is made out of an eighty tons block of marble and the huge fallen statue of Ramses ll.
Our tour guide will take you to Dahshur one of the most interesting archeological sites from ancient Egypt where you going to see the pyramids of king Senfru the founder of the fourth dynasty. Dahshur is famous for its pyramids, one of them is the Red Pyramid, is the tallest pyramid on the Dahshur necropolis and the third largest ancient Egyptian pyramid, only the Great Pyramid and Khafra's pyramid are taller, and the Bent Pyramid, this was the second pyramid built by Sneferu. The ancient Egyptians did not call this pyramid the "Bent Pyramid", their name was both "Sneferu is Shining in the South" and "The Southern Shining Pyramid".
After this amazing tour, you will be taken back to the hotel in Cairo or Giza.