On this tour from Cairo airport to the pyramids of Giza, Sphinx Memphis, Saqqara, and Dahshur you will discover the history of ancient Egypt in depth. Visit the necropolis of Giza and explore the great pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, and Mecerinus, see the first stone pyramid built for King Djoser at Saqqara, visit the ancient Egyptian capital, Memphis and discover more pyramids at the necropolis of Dahshur.
Price : 80.00 $
Tour from Cairo Airport to Giza Pyramids Sphinx Memphis Saqqara and Dahshur
Don't miss the chance to try one of our best tours in Egypt We will meet you at Cairo International Airport, then we will move to Giza the land of pharaohs. And enjoy our wonderful tour to Giza Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Mycerinus, the Great Sphinx in Giza which is in the form of a pharaoh's head and the body of a lion along with the great Valley Temple of King Chephren, Memphis Necropolis with its open-air museum, Saqqara Step Pyramid of King Djoser which is the first pyramid to be built completely from stone. Then head to Dahshur to see the Red Pyramid, the largest pyramid after Cheops and Chephren pyramids in Giza and considered the largest of the three major pyramids of Dahshur and the Bent Pyramid of Sneferu.
Our Cairo layover tours to Giza Pyramids and Sphinx from Cairo Airport make you spend a memorable Cairo Transit tour in Egypt.
Cairo Top Tours tour leader will meet and assist you at Cairo International Airport then you will meet your English-speaking tour guide to begin your amazing Egypt Day Tours from the airport to Giza Pyramids and Memphis, then Saqqara, and the pyramids of Dahshur. You will be transferred by an exclusive air-conditioned vehicle to visit Giza Pyramids, the most conspicuous landmark of Egypt to see the Great Pyramid of King Cheops which stood as the biggest and the tallest structure ever built till the 20th century, the pyramid of King Chephren and the smallest pyramid in Giza Necropolis, Pyramid of Mycerinus, stand in front of the Great Sphinx which is a witness of grandeur and epic art in ancient Egyptian history with its Valley Temple.
Your certified English-speaking Egyptologist will explain to you historical information about how the Pyramids were built and for which reason, proceed to visit Saqqara, the necropolis where stands the first-ever known stone pyramid in history, the Step Pyramid of King Djoser which is formed of six mastabas or steps, you will also have the opportunity to view the Tombs of the Nobles at Saqqara Necropolis like the tomb of king Sekhemkhet and the tomb of Irukaptah.
Proceed to visit Memphis Necropolis (Mn Nefer) which is the oldest capital of Egypt during the old kingdom, you will see the open-air museum of Mit Rahina with its wonderful Alabaster Sphinx that was carved from one huge stone block and the enormous statues of Ramses II. Your Egyptologist and private driver will accompany you to visit another area belonging to the necropolis of Giza known as Dahshur, one of the most interesting archeological sites from ancient Egypt where you are going to see the pyramids of king Senfru, the founder of the fourth dynasty, the Red Pyramid, the first perfect shaped pyramid in history that is famous for the rusty-reddish color of its local stones, and the Bent Pyramid where you will enjoy the most preserved coverings and considered a unique example of early pyramid development in Egypt, both are placed about 40 km south of Cairo at Dahshur, the Bent Pyramid got this name because of being slightly bent due to an engineering mistake, the famous royal cemetery that houses the three pyramids of King Snefru.
You will have a delicious lunch in a good quality local restaurant during your Cairo Day Tours and the tour guide will assist you through professional tricky photos for your best memories of Egypt Tours.