Make the most of your layover during this full-day private tour of Cairo and Giza from the airport. Exploring the Pyramids, and marvel at the mysterious Sphinx, a statue of a Pharaoh’s head with a lion’s body. In addition to learning about the history of Egypt at the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization.
Price : 35.00 $
This is one of our very special Cairo layover tours as it covers the most famous world monument at the Giza Pyramids, everyone’s dream is to stand by the shadows of the pyramids and watch the Great Sphinx. The tour also features the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization which is a must-visit museum among all the museums in the world. In the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization, travelers can see artifacts that record all Egyptian history from the predynastic period to the end of ancient Egyptian history including Alexander the great time, Cleopatra, and the Romans.
Discover the secrets and sights of Egypt with Cairo Top Tours and enjoy the world's most famous attractions during Egypt travel packages or Egypt day trips that attract tourists from all countries. Try Our Cairo excursions and delve into this vibrant and energetic city, stopping at some of the most visited places in Cairo such as the Giza Pyramids, the Egyptian Museum & the National Museum of Egyptian civilization. Even if you have a very limited time, visit our Cairo transit tours. We can take you directly on a trip from Cairo airport to NMEC and the Giza pyramids. Relax and experience all the charm and history Egypt has to offer with the most exclusive service and best hotels like Mena House Hotel through our luxury packages or Visit Egypt Budget Tours to enjoy the unexaggerated prices and choose what could be best and suitable for your budget and time, we will be contacting you once you send a message, as well as helping you plan the best itineraries and trip programs. Explore Egypt's enigmatic past at Aswan and the "world's largest open-air museum," Luxor, as you cruise down the Nile River.
A representative of Cairo Top Tours will meet you at the Cairo International Airport terminal holding a sign with your name written on it to start your Cairo Stopover Transit Tour. Head toward the Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, and Mykerinus and discover the oldest of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, and the only one to remain largely intact. Egyptologists believe the Pyramid of Cheops (also known as the Great Pyramid of Giza) was built as a tomb for the Egyptian king Khofo and constructed over a 14 to 20-year period in 2560 BC. During the Tour, your guide will help you to take some photos for your Trip.
Then continues on toward the Great Sphinx. The Sphinx has the head of a pharaoh with a lion's body and dates back to the time of Chephren. This sphinx was made to guard the pyramids of King Chefren. Next, visit the Valley Temple which belonged to the Pyramids of Chephren. The temple acted as a place for the purification and mummification process of the king before burial. then you will take your Lunch "Local food" with your Guide.
Your last stop will be to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization (NMEC), you will see one of the most important and largest antiquities museums in the world, and it is the first museum to be dedicated to the entirety of Egyptian civilization where more than 50,000 artifacts will relate the stages of the development of civilization from the earliest times to the modern era. Spend your time touring the museum and visiting the permanent exhibition halls. After discovering ancient Egyptian relics, enjoy the museum's outdoor spaces and get incredible views of the Citadel of Saladin and Lake Ain El-Sira, the last natural lake in Cairo.