Half-Day Tour to Saqqara and Dahshour Pyramids from Sokhna

Price Starting From : $80

Tour To Sakkara, and Dahshour from Sokhna Port

Would you like to explore some of the ancient ruins south of Cairo? This Half-day tour with an experienced Egyptologist will give you a fascinating look at sites like The Red Pyramid and Bent Pyramid in Dahshur and the Step Pyramid of Zoser at Saqqara. (Saqqara) is an important historical archaeological area in Egypt and is considered an amazing archaeological site that hosts some of the oldest and most important temples and pyramids in the world, Marvel at their colossal size and intricate construction, and let yourself be transported back in time to a world of pharaohs and ancient mysteries. The first step is the Pyramid of Djoser, which is considered the first stone pyramid in history, and its construction reflects the engineering skill achieved in that era. You'll have plenty of time to explore on your own, and we're happy to customize the tour to fit your interests and needs.

You'll love exploring Egypt even more when you take advantage of our Ain Sokhna shore excursions. You'll be getting more and more offers to check out new places!

  • Pick up services from your Sokhna Port & return.
  • All transfers during Cairo Trips by a private air-conditioned vehicle.
  • Certified Egyptologist guide.
  • Entrance fees to the mentioned sites during Egypt Tours.
  • Lunch meal at a local restaurant in Cairo.
  • Bottled water on board the vehicle during any of our amazing Cairo Day Tours.
  • Shopping excursions in Cairo.
  • All taxes and service charges.

Upon your arrival in Sokhna Port, our guide will pick you up and transfer you in an air-conditioned vehicle to transfer you to start your tour for the day.

You will be transported to Saqqara to visit the step pyramid of King Djoser, which is the oldest known stone building and the first royal tomb in history. It was built between 2737 - 2717 BC, south of Giza, a mile away, and was designed as a tomb for Pharaoh Djoser by Minister Imhotep.

Then your tour guide will take you to Dahshur, one of the most interesting archeological sites from ancient Egypt. At Dahshur, you'll see the impressive pyramids of King Senfru, the founder of the 4th dynasty.

At the end of the tour, you will be transferred back to your cruise at the port in Sokhna.


1 Person

$240 Per Person

2 - 3 Persons

$150 Per Person

4 - 6 Persons

$110 Per Person

7 - 10 Persons

$80 Per Person

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Most urban Egyptians can communicate in relatively rudimentary English and are familiar with a few words and phrases. The same cannot be true about Italian, Spanish, German, and lastly French. Professionals in the tourism sector, meanwhile, have little trouble hosting visitors who don't know Arabic. the bulk of travelers' needs are met by combining English and other linguistic terms.

The highlights of the tour include exploring the ancient necropolis of Saqqara, visiting the Step Pyramid of Djoser, which is considered the oldest major stone structure in Egypt, and exploring the unique pyramids of Dahshur, including the Red Pyramid and the Bent Pyramid.

Yes, visiting Saqqara and Dahshour Pyramids on a half-day tour from Sokhna Port is generally considered safe for tourists. However, as with any travel, it's important to exercise caution and follow the guidance of your tour guide. It's advisable to book your tour with a reputable and licensed tour operator who can provide a secure and well-organized experience. Additionally, it is recommended to stay within the designated areas, avoid displaying valuable items, and be mindful of your personal belongings while exploring the sites.


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