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Wonderful day tour to Saqqara

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                                            Wonderful day tour to Saqqara

Enjoy the 5000-year-old monuments of Egyptian civilization when you visit; Cairo Top Tours is now providing one of the most fascinating Egypt Wheel Chair day tours in Cairo, Saqqara. You will learn a lot about Egypt's history as well as the tale of how Egyptian civilization once enlightened the entire world with its advancement and culture.

The most exciting part of The National Museum Of Egyptian Civilization (NMEC) is a special room called the Royal Mummy Hall. It's like a hidden basement below the main part of the museum. In this room, you can see 22 important mummies of kings and queens from ancient Egypt. These mummies used to be in a different museum, but they were brought here for everyone to see.

  • Oriental lunch in a local restaurant.
  • In our Cairo Day tours, transportation is privately done by a modern air-conditioned vehicle.
  • A certified English-speaking guide will be with you during your tour.
  • Bottle of mineral water and soft drink during Egypt Day Tours.
  • Shopping tours in Cairo. (upon your request).
  • All taxes & service charges are included in the prices.

The tour guide will meet you at your hotel in the morning and take you on the best tour to see the well-known Saqqara attractions in Cairo.

First, you will visit The Step Pyramid is one of Egypt's most recognizable structures, and for good reason. It marks a significant historical moment in the development of funerary monuments in ancient Egypt, revolutionizing stone construction and royal burials. It is not only the first pyramid ever built by the ancient Egyptians, but it is also the oldest known ancient Egyptian stone structure, in addition to its beauty and monumental scale.

The sound stop on your trip is the Pyramid of Unas. The fact that this pyramid contains the original example of the eulogy texts known as Pyramid Texts gives it great significance. These texts, which were engraved on the burial chamber's walls, contained magical instructions that aided the deceased pharaoh's journey to the afterlife.

After that, you will visit the tomb of Idut, At this location, it is one of the most significant tombs. When the Fifth Dynasty came to an end and the Sixth Dynasty began, the owner of the object was a princess from the Royal Family. The tomb is renowned for its enchanting scenes, which stand out for their gorgeous multiple colors and vivid depictions of offering-making and other regular activities, which are distinguished by their charm.

then you'll visit Saqqara's Tite Pyramid. With texts from other pyramids, it is the second known pyramid. Excavations have revealed a funerary temple, two queen pyramids with associated cult structures, and a satellite pyramid.

Moreover, you'll go to the Mereruka tomb. The mastaba of Mereruka is the largest and most elaborate of all the non-royal tombs in Saqqara, with a total of 33 rooms or chambers.

And also, you can see the revered Apis bulls that were buried in the Serapeum at Saqqara and were associated with the god Ptah, whose cult center was in Memphis. An avenue of sphinxes leads to the Serapeum, which consists of two lengthy corridors and once housed the mummified remains of the bulls. The tomb was in use from Amenhotep III's New Kingdom reign until the Ptolemaic Period.

Finally, you will visit Imhotep Museum to know more about the history of ancient Egyptian people.

In the end, the tour leader will back you to the hotel in Cairo.

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Certainly, Egypt is known for its rich history and iconic landmarks. Here are some must-visit tourist attractions:

Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx: These ancient wonders need no introduction, representing the achievements of the Old Kingdom and the awe-inspiring structures of the world.

The Egyptian Museum, Cairo: Home to an extensive collection of artifacts, including the treasures of Tutankhamun, mummies, and ancient art.

Karnak Temple Complex, Luxor: A vast temple complex with impressive columns, halls, and obelisks dedicated to various gods.

Valley of the Kings, Luxor: The burial ground for many pharaohs, with intricate tombs showcasing stunning wall paintings and hieroglyphs.

Abu Simbel Temples: Known for their colossal statues, these temples were relocated to higher ground to save them from the rising waters of Lake Nasser.

Philae Temple, Aswan: Dedicated to the goddess Isis, this temple complex was relocated to Agilkia Island due to the construction of the Aswan High Dam.

Temple of Hatshepsut, Luxor: A beautiful mortuary temple with stunning architecture carved into the cliffs of Deir el-Bahari.

Saqqara is a special place in Egypt that has old buildings made of stone. The oldest building there is called the Pyramid of Djoser, and it was built a really long time ago by a king. Many other kings also built pyramids there, but they are not as well preserved as the Pyramid of Djoser.

Saqqara is a big graveyard in Egypt where ancient Egyptians buried their kings and important people. It's south of Cairo and has the oldest pyramid in Egypt, called the Step Pyramid of Djoser. Saqqara is also the biggest place in Egypt where people dig up old things to learn about the past.


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