After breakfast, our tour guide will pick you up from your hotel to start your Cairo day tour Your first stop will be Saqqara Here, you'll have the opportunity to explore the Step Pyramid, an architectural marvel built for King Djoser during Egypt's third dynasty. Discover the fascinating history behind this pyramid and admire its unique design.
Continuing your Egypt day tour, you'll encounter the impressive pyramids of King Teti and King Unas. These pyramids are open to visitors, allowing you to venture inside and witness the stunning burial chambers that lie within.
To experience ancient Egyptian life firsthand, visit one of the Mastaba Tombs of the Nobles in Saqqara. These tombs provide a unique glimpse into the daily activities and culture of this ancient civilization, with multiple corridors and intricate details.
Next, you'll visit Memphis, where you'll be awed by the impressive Alabaster Sphinx statue, which is second in size only to the larger limestone statue of King Ramses II. The museum also houses other noteworthy exhibits, including a statue of King Ramses II. After enjoying a delicious lunch, you'll have some free time to explore the charming neighborhood of Saqqara in Memphis at your own pace, immersing yourself in its sights and sounds.
A visit to Dahshur will be the next highlight of your tour. Here, you'll witness some of the most remarkable ancient Egyptian pyramids, including the two largest and tallest pyramids from the Old Kingdom Additionally, you'll have the opportunity to explore Snefru's second pyramid, known as "The Southern Shining Pyramid." This excursion is a must-do for anyone with a keen interest in ancient Egyptian history.
After the tour concludes, you'll be transferred back to your hotel for an overnight stay.