Cairo layover tour to Giza Pyramids & Sakkara and a felucca ride

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Are you planning of Cairo day tours, but only have a layover and limited time? Let’s make the most of it! Take a guided tour of the Giza Pyramids and Sakkara and a felucca ride for a memorable and unique Cairo experience. The Giza Pyramids, Sakkara, and Faucca ride are must-visit locations for any traveler visiting Cairo with our Cairo day tours from the airport. The Giza Pyramid complex is the most iconic and recognizable of all the Egyptian monuments, and the three main pyramids, Khufu, Khafre, and Menkaure, have been standing for more than 4,500 years. The grandeur of these ancient structures is awe-inspiring and you can learn more about their significance and history on the guided tour. 

In Cairo, there is an amazing place called Bab Zuweila It's a special place where you can learn about how people lived a really long time ago in Egypt. You can even pretend you are there and see all the amazing things they had a long time ago.

  • All transfer services from/ to your Cairo airport by Cairo Top Tours representatives.
  • Transfers are done by a nonsmoking exclusive air-conditioned vehicle.
  • All entry tickets to all the sites as listed within our Egypt tours itinerary.
  • An accredited Egyptologist guide will be with you all the time
  • lunch meal
  • 1-hour felucca ride
  • Free bottled water on the way during your Cairo Day Tours.
  • All taxes & service charges are included.

At the Cairo airport, our tour guide will pick you up before driving you to the Giza pyramids in a contemporary, air-conditioned vehicle.

One of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, the Giza Pyramids, will be our first stop of the day. Cheops, Chephren, and Mykerinos will follow, and then we'll head to The Valley Temple. The area where King Chephren, owner of the second pyramid at Giza, had his dead body mummified. It's also the same place where you can get a close-up glimpse of the Sphinx, a fabled protector with a lion's body and King Chephren's head who watches over a large burial complex. The majestic monuments will be available for your exploration, and our professional tour guide will be able to tell you about how they were built.

After that, we'll go on a guided tour of Saqqara, an ancient city located about 27 kilometers (km) southwest of Cairo and known for its stepped pyramids and burial complexes. Visit the Step Pyramid, which was built for King Zoser and is believed to have had a significant impact on how the pyramids changed from the straightforward mastaba to their modern, well-known form.

It's time to set sail aboard an authentic Egyptian felucca after that. Enjoy a serene trip down the Nile while taking in the amazing views of the vast terrain. As the sun sets, you can enjoy lunch on board while cruising along the river and watching the stars come out.

At the conclusion of the day, we'll transport you back to Cairo airport.

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The tour provider will typically arrange transportation from the airport to the sites and back, ensuring a hassle-free experience.

The time allotted by an airline for you to switch planes is known as a layover. When an airline schedules a layover, you'll probably use the same ticket for all of the flights listed on the itinerary, and you might have some downtime at the airport.

You can experience riding camels and taking in the breathtaking, iconic view of the Giza pyramids while feeling the spirit of the desert. After that, you could try a tour on a small boat in the Nile River for an entirely different experience. Reserve your tour from the airport now.

All major credit cards, euros, and US dollars are accepted everywhere there are tourists. For small purchases, tipping, and small businesses, it's helpful to have a few Egyptian Pound notes and coins. You can withdraw Egyptian Pounds from ATMs located at banks in all of the main tourist destinations. Any currency exchange needs should be handled at one of the airport's many kiosks that have been officially authorized.

You can go inside all three pyramids in Giza, but you need to buy a ticket for each one. Before, people could climb the pyramids for fun, but now it's against the rules.


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