In the early morning, after eating your marvelous breakfast at your hotel in Cairo, you will meet your Egyptologist guide and begin your amazing Cairo Day Tours to Giza Plateau to visit:
the Great Pyramid of Cheops:
Today you are going to know how the pyramids were built. and you will learn about one of the oldest wonders of the ancient world remains largely in existence, it occupies 230 square meters and used to be 147 meters in height.
the pyramids of Chephren and Mycerinus:
Who also were kings and rulers of Egypt during the fourth dynasty and successors of Khufu the builder of the Great Pyramid.
The famous Sphinx:
See the beautiful lion statue with the head of a man which stood here for more the forty-five centuries and the Valley Temple facing the great statue to learn about mummification in ancient Egypt as well during our Egypt Classic Tours. The tour also covers a panoramic tour to view all Giza pyramids together in a scenic landscape. Now it is time for tricky photos and it can be done easily with the help of your tour guide. You can enjoy a camel ride around the Giza pyramids for 15 minutes during the tour to Giza Pyramids (optional).
Let's move to Saqqara:
Visit the step pyramid Complex and the first building entirely made out of stone all over the world (Djoser Pyramid). We will enter the pyramid of Teti which has the most spectacular interior amongst all the accessible pyramids and the Tombs of the Nobles at Saqqara to see the daily life scenes in ancient Egypt with all its activities inscribed and painted on the walls and corridors of those 4000 years old tombs.
Stop to take your lunch in an oriental restaurant then your tour guide and driver will take you to Memphis:
The capital of the pharaohs for one thousand years and a very important religious and cultural center throughout the three thousand years of ancient Egyptian civilization, to visit the open-air museum famous for having the alabaster Sphinx the second largest made out of eighty tons blocks of marble and the fallen gigantic statue of Ramses II.
Back to your hotel and overnight in Cairo.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch