We'll take you on a private day trip to the Giza Pyramids and Sphinx on your first day in Cairo. At 8:00 a.m., our tour guide will pick you up from your hotel.
The Great Pyramid of Giza, the largest and oldest pyramid in the Giza pyramid complex, will be your first stop. It is also known as the Pyramid of Khufu or the Pyramid of Cheops. Of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, it is the oldest and only intact survivor.
The Great Pyramid of Giza, one of the most well-known and impressive ancient buildings in the Giza Pyramid complex, will be your first stop on your tour. The Khufu Pyramid or the Cheops Pyramid is one of the seven wonders of antiquity. This magnificent monument is an amazing sight that is both fascinating and impressive, making it a great place to start your tour of the Giza Complex.
Next, we'll go to the Pyramid of Chephren. The tomb of Fourth-Dynasty pharaoh Khafre (Chefren), who ruled between 2558 and 2532 BC, is located in this pyramid, the second tallest and largest of the three ancient Egyptian pyramids at Giza. We will then proceed to the Pyramid of Mykerinus.
Additionally, we'll stop by the King Chephren Valley Temple. Your view of the Great Sphinx, a legendary guardian that stands atop a large burial complex and has a lion's body and the head of King Chephren on top of it, will be improved as a result. Next, we'll embark on An excursion on a camel near the Giza Pyramids.
You will visit the greatest placeThe Egyptian Museum, home to a priceless collection of more than 250,000 authentic artefacts dating back more than 5000 years, which will be our next stop. There is also a special exhibit for Tutankhamun, which features a number of artefacts, jewellery pieces, and gold that were found in 1920 during the excavation of his tomb.
In order to defend himself against Crusader forces, Salah al-Din built the Saladin Citadel in 1183 AD. With mosques and museums, including the Mosque of Muhammad Ali Pasha, it is now a historically preserved area. It is well known for having clean air and offering expansive views of Cairo.
Lunch will be served to you in an Egyptian eatery.
Following that, go to Old Cairo to discover some of Cairo's One of the Middle East's oldest and most interesting markets is Khan el-Khalili, which you can visit. You'll wander through the confusing labyrinth of alleys that have long served as Cairo's commercial hub.
returning to your hotel in Cairo to spend the night