Cairo Trip & Giza Pyramids from Makadi Bay by Flight
: 17 Hours
: Private Cairo Tour
: Private Egyptologist Guide
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Our Cairo Day Tours will start in the early morning with pick up from your hotel in Makadi Bay. Then you will be transferred to Hurghada airport to fly to Cairo, where you will be accompanied by your Egyptology expert guide to visit the great Pyramids of Giza are the most famous monuments of ancient Egypt. These massive stone structures were built around 4500 years ago on a rocky desert plateau close to the Nile. But the intriguing Egyptian pyramids were more than just tombs for kings. The mysteries surrounding pyramids symbolism, design and purpose have inspired passionate debate. It is likely that many of these mysteries will never be solved. You will visit the three famous Pyramids of Khufu (great Pyramid of Cheops), Khafre (middle pyramid of Chephren) and Menkaure (little Pyramid of Mykerinos) who ruled through 2589-2504 BCE.
Then you will pay a visit to the mysterious Sphinx, a mythical creature with a lion's body and a human head) that stands on the Giza Plateau on the west bank of the Nile in Giza. It is the largest monolith statue in the world. Cairo Trip also includes a visit to the Valley Temple facing the statue of the Sphinx. Lunch meal will be served at a high quality restaurant during Cairo Tour from Makadi.
Then you will proceed to the famous Egyptian Museum at the Tahrir Square where the Egyptian Revolution indulged January 2011 against Mubarak and his regime. The Egyptian museum comprises many sections arranged in chronological order for Tutankhamon's treasures, the pre-dynasty and the Old Kingdom monuments, the Middle Kingdom monuments, Modern Kingdom, late period and the Greek and Roman periods, papyrus and a section for sarcophagi and scrabs. A large hall for the royal mummies was opened at the Egyptian Museum, housing eleven kings and queens. The last stop will be for a shopping opportunity at the famous bazaars of Khan El Khalili. Free time at your own to choose among a number of optional trips either to attend the sound and light show at the Pyramids or to have your dinner cruise while sailing in the River Nile with belly dance show, then you will be transferred to Cairo airport to fly back to Hurghada, with direct transfer to your hotel in Makadi Bay. (end of Cairo Tour from Makadi Bay )
Cairo Day Trip from Makadi includes: - Pick up and drop off services from your hotel in Makadi Bay - Airfare from Hurghada to Cairo with Egypt Air - All transfers by private air-conditioned vehicles in Makadi Bay and Cairo tour - Admission fees to the sightseeing as per tour itinerary - Lunch meal during Cairo trip at a high quality restaurant - Egyptologist English speaking private tour guide in Cairo trip - Travel REP assistance in pick up and drop off in Makadi Bay - Mineral water and soft drink during Cairo tour
Cairo Day Tour from Makadi excludes: Optional tours and personal expenses: - Sound and Light show at Pyramids in Cairo trip - Dinner Cruise with belly dance in Cairo trip
- Pick up from your hotel lobby in Makadi Bay by our REP with a board reflecting your name - Pick up time in Makadi Bay at 05:00 - Flight to Cairo at 06:30 - Flight to Hurghada at 22:30 - Return back to Makadi Bay at 23:00 Cairo trip started ...... 08:00 Cairo trip finished .... 20:00
Prices are quoted in USD currency per person, minimum 2 persons traveling together
What to bring
- Passport valid for 6 months - Comfortable shoes - Cotton clothes in summer - Warm clothes in winter - Sun block - Sunglasses - Hat - Photo/Video Camera