Enjoy a Cairo day tour to see the Giza Pyramids and the sphinx, and visit the ancient city of Memphis to discover the ancient tombs there, as well as your visit to Saqqara to find the first step pyramid, its complex, and the ancient tombs before going to visit Dahshur and other archaeological locations. Book now!
Price : 70.00 $
Cairo Day Tour to Memphis Sakkara Dahshur Pyramids
We will give you the opportunity to enjoy one of the greatest historical sites all over the world during your Cairo day trips, the tour to the Giza Pyramids, Sphinx, Memphis Museum, Saqqara Necropolis, and Dahshur is mainly to see the Pyramids of Egypt and to see their progress from the modest Mastaba tombs to such engineering marvels in Giza.
This is shocking to the modern world, Up to this point, the magic of its form haunts researchers The Great Sphinx, which was established to guard the Giza Pyramids.
It is noted that the Sphinx's face has a connection with the famous King Khafra Chephren. Then continue to see the Step Pyramid, which was the oldest shape of an Egyptian pyramid, and the Tombs of the Nobles in Saqqara. We will visit Memphis open-air museum, and then to Dahshur to see the Red Pyramid and the Bent pyramid which were both constructed during the era of King Snefru, the inspiring father of King Khufu Cheops who constructed the great pyramid that you will see during your Giza Pyramids tour. Book your privately guided tours now!
Your professional tour guide will transfer you from your hotel to start the exciting day tour. According to the accepted pick-up time, you will visit The GreatPyramid of Cheops, who was the son of the legendary King Snefru of the old kingdom during ancient Egyptian history You will have enough time if you want to go inside or stand on the pyramid and take some pictures. After that, you will go to the hill to see the pyramid of king Khafra Chephren and finally the pyramid of Mycerinus, the smallest of the three Pyramids of Giza. Then you will be transferred to the Valley Temple of king Chephren to whom the Sphinx was cut out of the rock. You can take close-up photos of the Great Sphinx, it is one of the best-known examples of a sphinx.
Continue your Cairo Tours to Saqqara by visiting the first tomb that builds in the shape of a Pyramid by the ancient Egyptians, the Step Pyramid was designed by the intellectual architect Imhotep and created during Egypt's third dynasty for King Djoser who was the first King who had a step pyramid for him. The tour includes access to the pyramid of Teti which was built during the old kingdom, King Teti the first king of the sixth dynasty, and the pyramid of king Unas which has the most spectacular burial chambers among all the pyramids (no extra ticket is required). You will visit one of the Mastaba Tombs of the Nobles at Saqqara to see the daily life scenes in ancient Egypt with all its activities and even the various corridors of the tombs.
After lunch in a local-style restaurant in Saqqara, you will be transferred to the museum of Memphis, to see the alabaster sphinx, the second-biggest sphinx statue from ancient Egypt and it is made out of an 80 tons block of marble, and the huge limestone statue of king Ramses ll of the nineteenth dynasty the greatest builder and king of the New kingdom.
In the end, our licensed 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 4th dynasty, and the age of the pyramids ( the old kingdom). The Red Pyramid, which is the highest in Dahshur necropolis and the third largest ancient Egyptian pyramid, size of this pyramid is only beaten by the Great Pyramid and Khafra's pyramid. You will also visit the Bent Pyramid, this was the second pyramid built by Snefru. 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 astonishing tour, you will be taken back to the hotel in Cairo or Giza after enjoying your Cairo or Giza day tours.
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