Take the chance now to explore Egypt and learn more about the ancient history of the country during the old kingdom through visiting the great pyramids of Giza and the sphinx, Memphis the oldest capital of Egypt, and the step pyramid of king Djoser in Sakkara.
Price : 70.00 $
Full Day Tour
Instead of staying at the airport without doing anything, use your time and book with us a day tour from Cairo airport through our Egypt Day Tours including the day tour to Giza Pyramids. Our Cairo day tours from Airport takes you to the most fascinating ancient sites of Egypt. It lets you explore those gigantic structures which remained the tallest buildings for more than 4500 years. Discover Memphis City, Memphis is an ancient Egyptian city, which UNESCO placed on the list of world heritage sites, it was the first Capital of Egypt. Explore the sacred area in Saqqara, and visit the first Pyramid in history built completely by stone, Djoser's Stepped Pyramid which was built by Imhotep in Saqqara.
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Egypt is one of the most attractive places all over the world that attracts tourists from all the countries to travel to it. Now you have the chance to discover the highlights of Cairo top tours. Try our Cairo day tours travel packages and explore the magic of the Great pyramids in Giza and know more about the Egyptian museum in El Tahrir square. Also, you can live in a relaxation mood in the white desert.
After about one hour of driving, you will arrive at the world-known Giza Necropolis to see the Great Pyramid of one of the most powerful kings of ancient Egypt, King Cheops, the pyramid was built during his reign in the old kingdom of Egypt history (2700-2200 B.C).
Drive to the second pyramid of Chephren and get a full view of the insignificantly smaller pyramid that still retains part of the outer casing material at the top, then third pyramid here or the smallest one was built for king Mycerinus who was the son of Chephren and belong to the same ruling family. you will also visit the Great Sphinx. and the Valley Temple where the mummification process of king Chephren, owner of the Sphinx took place. Sphinx is a masterpiece of art, unique in size, one of the largest sculptures in the world that was carved from the bedrock, as it reached 73 meters in length and 20 meters in height.
Then you will be transferred to Saqqara to see the step pyramid Complex which is considered to be the first building in the whole world entirely made out of stone for King Djoser of the third dynasty of the old kingdom to receive more explanation by your guide about how the pyramids were built.
Continue your Cairo layover as your tour guide will give you the choice if you want to enter the pyramid of Teti, it might be a little claustrophobic, but it offers the visitors a very colorful interior if we compare to all the other pyramids that were built during the same epoch. You will also visit one of the tombs of the nobles in Saqqara, the tomb of Kagemni who was the husband of one of King Teti's daughters, inside the tomb, you will see a variety of daily life scenes from ancient Egypt like digging the agricultural land, harvesting, fishing, fowling and animal sacrificing, painted in brilliant colors on the walls and corridors of the tomb.
We will stop to enjoy your delicious lunch in a local restaurant. then, you will resume visiting the city of Memphis to see the open-air museum where the ancient capital of the first world-empire used to be, to see the alabaster sphinx, which is the second-largest among all the sphinxes in Egypt, and the tremendous broken statue of Ramses II.
At the end of your interesting Cairo Stopover Tour, your Egyptologist will take you back to Cairo International Airport.
Check also our variety of Egypt excursions and book the most budget tours in Egypt if you're having a 1-day layover in Cairo to have a direct trip from Cairo airport to the pyramids from our range of day tours from Cairo airport or if you have enough time to try our Egypt Tours Packages. You can browse our website for the best of Egypt tours and Egypt day trips along with the Shore excursions in Egypt which we can handle perfectly to make your Cairo day trip from Alexandria port easy and fun. Travel from Cairo to Siwa Oasis as our Egypt day tours also offer Cairo transit tours and the best-organized tours from Cairo airport, Overnight Tour to Luxor from Cairo by Flight, and the luxury of Egypt tours.