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Giza Pyramids and Saqqara Day Tour from Alexandria

Price Starting From : $130

Giza Pyramids and Saqqara Day Tour from Alexandria 

On this trip, we will take you from your hotel in Alexandria to Cairo with an air-conditioned vehicle to start our program in Giza. Our first stop will be the massive Pyramids of Giza that consider one of the seven wonders of the world due to their huge size, as well as the great sphinx. We will then go to Saqqara to visit the Step Pyramid of King Djoser, and the Tombs of the Nobles, also you will have entrance tickets to the Pyramid of King Chepran in the Giza Pyramids, and the Serapeum in Saqqara. Saqqara is one of Memphis's most significant cemeteries and is situated 40 km southwest of Cairo. Memphis was one of the most significant towns in ancient Egyptian history.

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Inclusion
  • All transports from Alexandria/ to your Cairo or Giza hotel to enjoy Cairo and Giza day tours.
  • All admission fees to the mentioned sites of your trip.
  • Egyptian cuisine lunch meal will be at a local restaurant.
  • All transports are done by an exclusive nonsmoking air-conditioned car.
  • The professional guide is assigned by Cairo Top Tours (other languages are available upon request).
  • Bottle of mineral water aboard the vehicle during Egypt excursions.
  • Stops for snacks upon request.
  • Entrance tickets to both of the Pyramids
  • Taxes and service charges are included.
Exclusion

Cairo Top Tours' special experienced tour guide will greet you and accompany you from your hotel in Alexandria to Cairo it's about 2 Hours only; to start your day tour of the Giza Pyramids, and Sakkara. 

We will take you to see the most famous of all Egyptian pyramids, the Great Pyramid of King Khufu Cheops, as well as the second pyramid of the 4th pharaoh of the 4th dynasty, King Khafra Chephren, and the last pyramid built in the Giza Necropolis for King Menkaure Mycerinus. also you will get entrance tickets to The King Chephren Pyramid, also known as the Pyramid of Khafre, is the second-largest pyramid in Giza and is believed to have been built as a tomb for the Pharaoh Khafre, who ruled Egypt during the 4th Dynasty.

Inside the pyramid, there is a complex system of corridors, chambers, and passages that lead to the burial chamber where the sarcophagus of the Pharaoh Khafre was placed. The King Chephren Pyramid also has several other chambers and corridors that were used for various purposes, including the Queen's Chamber, the Subterranean Chamber, and the Grand Gallery. 

After that, we will go to the Great Sphinx. We will also go to Valley Temple, which was built by King Chephren for the mummification of his Akhet ( or his body). You will be transferred to the Giza Scenic Plateau to take pictures, and you can also take a 30-minute camel riding tour at Giza Plateau (upon request)

When you finish taking your lunch, you will be transferred to see the Step Pyramid of King Zoser and one of the most exceptional buildings on the planet at Sakkara, the most extensive archaeological site in Egypt, to learn about the construction of pyramids in ancient Egypt.

Saqqara contains antique grounds of Egyptian tombs and pyramids, the step pyramid, the pyramid of Unas, the tomb of Idut, and many historic locations, The Djoser Pyramid at Saqqara is considered the oldest man-made monument in the world, built entirely of stone (King Djoser belongs to the third dynasty). The pyramid was built for the Pharaoh Djoser by his chief architect, Imhotep, and is made up of six mastabas. then you will visit the tombs of the nobles of Saqqara.

continue our tour in Saqqara, you will visit the tomb of Serapeum, The Serapeum is a series of underground tunnels and chambers, and you have an entrance ticket to this place, inside the Serapeum, there are long tunnels, each of which leads to a large chamber that contains a sarcophagus made of granite or basalt. These sarcophagi were used to hold the mummified remains of the Apis bulls, which were considered sacred in ancient Egyptian religion. The tunnels were also decorated with paintings and inscriptions that depict the rituals and ceremonies associated with the Apis bulls.

Once you have completed your day tour, you will be taken back to your hotel, or Cairo international airport. 

 

 

Price

1 Person

$300 Per Person

2 - 3 Persons

$195 Per Person

4 - 6 Persons

$160 Per Person

7 - 10 Persons

$130 Per Person

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The reasons that make me interested in visiting the pyramids are

Historical and Cultural Significance: The pyramids are ancient structures with a rich history that dates back to the time of the pharaohs in Egypt. They are a testament to the advanced architectural and engineering skills of that era.

Architectural Marvels: The construction of the pyramids, particularly the Great Pyramid of Giza, is a marvel of ancient engineering. The precision and methods used in their construction continue to intrigue people.

Mystique and Symbolism: The pyramids have been associated with mysteries and legends for centuries, sparking interest in theories about their purpose, construction methods, and potential hidden chambers.

Cultural Heritage: The pyramids are symbols of Egyptian heritage and culture. Many people are drawn to experiencing the history and culture of ancient Egypt firsthand.

UNESCO World Heritage Site: The Giza pyramid complex is a designated UNESCO World Heritage Site, adding to its global significance and attracting tourists from around the world.

Spiritual and Mystical Appeal: For some individuals, the pyramids hold spiritual or mystical significance, and they visit them seeking a deeper connection or experience.

Bucket List Destination: The Pyramids are often featured on many people's travel bucket lists as a must-see destination in their lifetime.

Photography and Aesthetics: The pyramids offer breathtaking views and iconic landscapes that attract photographers and enthusiasts looking to capture their beauty.

Adventure and Exploration: Exploring the pyramids and their surroundings can offer an adventurous experience, from camel rides to traversing the desert.

Educational Opportunity: Visiting the pyramids provides an educational opportunity to learn about ancient Egyptian history, architecture, and culture.

Sí, la fotografía suele estar permitida durante las visitas diurnas en Egipto. Sin embargo, algunas atracciones pueden tener restricciones sobre el uso de flash o trípodes. Pida siempre consejo a su guía.
 

Sí, la fotografía suele estar permitida durante las visitas diurnas en Egipto. Sin embargo, algunas atracciones pueden tener restricciones sobre el uso de flash o trípodes. Pida siempre consejo a su guía.
 

In one day you can visit the most attractive places in Cairo such as The Giza Pyramids plateau and the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, The Citadel, and Tahrir Square.

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