After having your first tasty breakfast at the hotel, our representative will meet you at the hotel lobby to guide you through your Cairo day trips, start with the exciting tour to Giza Pyramids where you will be surprised by the size of these gigantic buildings constructed during the old kingdom of Egypt's ancient history by the greatest kings and rulers of ancient Egypt.
Visit the Great Pyramid of Cheops, who was influenced by his father's challenging attempts to create extensive burial tombs, King Snefru who was the founder of the 4th dynasty and the owner of 2 great pyramids in Dahshur, continue to the high plateau to have a spectacular panorama of the three pyramids including the pyramids of Chephren who was the son of Cheops and the successor of King Djedefre, made his pyramid somewhat smaller than his father's, with a height of 136 meters, and Mycerinus, owner of the third and the shortest among the Pyramids in Giza.
After having the opportunity to enjoy an optional camel ride on the Giza Pyramids plateau, you will now see the Great Sphinx in Giza which is a statue of a man with a body of a lion that is believed to be made for King Chephren himself for being within his funerary complex, enter the Valley Temple where the mummification process of the king took place as part of the burial process.
Saqqara tours now are your next station to see the Step Pyramid, the 1st pyramid built by King Djoser entirely out of stone, Djoser was the second king of the third dynasty, the pyramid is located in the Saqqara Necropolis and is considered a significant stage of the evolution of pyramids in Egypt. You will also enter one of the pyramids within the site, the pyramid of King Teti from the sixth dynasty, and visit one of the tombs of the nobles built for the king's son-in-law, the tomb of Kagemni who was the vizier of Justice during king Teti' reign.
Continue your tours in Cairo by transferring to the place where the 1st capital of Egypt was, the ancient city of Memphis, you will see the open-air museum with the alabaster sphinx and the enormous statue of King Ramses II who ruled Egypt during the new kingdom era.
You will have a tasty lunch in a good-quality restaurant overlooking the pyramids and the Sphinx before being transferred back to the hotel.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch