Cairo Layover Tour to Dahshour Pyramids & Felucca Ride

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If you're looking for something to do on your Cairo day tours from the airport, consider taking a tour to the Dahshour pyramids and a felucca ride. The Dahshour pyramids are some of the most interesting in our Egypt trips and are definitely worth a visit if you have the time. The tour will take you to see the Bent Pyramid and the Red Pyramid, as well as the ruins of a third pyramid. You'll also get to see the Sphinx, of course. The felucca ride is a great way to see Cairo from the water. You'll get some great views of the city, and it's a relaxing way to spend an afternoon. If you're interested in taking a Cairo layover tour to Dahshour pyramids and a felucca ride, contact us today. We'll be happy to help you plan your trip and make sure you have a great time. Following the demise of his father, King Khafre, the fifth king of the 4th Dynasty in the ancient Egyptian kingdom came to power as King Menkaure.

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  • Any extra activities that are not mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Camels ride in Giza.
  • Tour price is an app; cable during peak seasons like Christmas, New Year, or during Egypt Easter tours.
  • Tipping is not included 
  • Personal expenses. 
  • Beverage during meals.

our Cairo professional Tour guide will pick you up from Cairo airport, to start your full-day tour, the first stop will be at the ancient site of Dahshour. The Bent, North, and Red pyramids are the three that may be found in this remote area. The fourth dynasty's founder, Pharaoh Snefru, is the owner of both pyramids, while his wife, Queen Hotep Heres, is the owner of the third.

You will go to this location to see the Bent Pyramid, which was an early attempt to create the Step pyramids' design. This pyramid's two-level design and lovely soft casing layer make for an intriguing appearance. Explore this pyramid and have a peek at the queen's little pyramid.

Stop at the Red or North pyramid after that. The earliest authentic and comprehensive pyramid in ancient Egypt is this one. You will be informed about how the Old Kingdom's royal tomb architecture evolved. You may go via the confined tunnel to the chamber of this pyramid, which is quite an experience.

after that, bring you to the pier in the heart of Cairo, where you may board the most iconic Felucca boat in all of Egypt. Take a leisurely Felucca cruise along the Nile, where you can see Cairo's incredible nightlife, or take in the warm sun throughout the day and have a BBQ lunch on board.

then we will return you back to Cairo airport

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The layover tour includes a visit to the unique Dahshur Pyramids, known for their Bent and Red Pyramids, followed by a relaxing Felucca ride on the Nile.

If you're dreading your stopover, think about these activities to pass the time.
 

For a completely unique experience, consider taking a felucca out on the water to enjoy the stunning view of Cairo. You will have the opportunity to witness the magnificence of the Sphinx and Pyramids beforehand.
 

Saqqara is a big graveyard where ancient Egyptians buried their kings and important people. The oldest pyramid in Egypt, called the Step Pyramid of Djoser, is there. Saqqara is also the biggest place in Egypt where archaeologists study old things.

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