Visit Cairo and Giza Pyramids on a 2 days trip
Our driver will pick you up at night directly from your hotel entrance and you’ll travel approx. 6 hours by bus. You will Visit Cairo and Giza Pyramids from Hurghada. On the way to Cairo, you’ll already get some impressions about the Egyptian landscape.
The Pyramids of Giza
First of all while the trip Visit to Cairo and Giza Pyramids from Hurghada, we will bring you to Giza. You’ll visit the most famous of all the Egyptian monuments: the Great pyramids of Khufu, Khafre and Menkaure, and the mysterious sphinx. The Pyramids of Giza and have been constructed to house the remains of the deceased Pharaohs who ruled over Ancient Egypt.
A portion of the Pharaoh’s spirit called his ka was believed to remain with his corpse. Proper care of the remains was necessary for the “former Pharaoh to perform his new duties as king of the dead. The pyramid not only served as a tomb for the Pharaoh but also as storage for the various items he would need in the afterlife.
You’ll have the opportunity to enter one of the pyramids. You can visit the Solar Boat Museum near the pyramids. Try a camel ride in the pyramids area (an extra charge).
Visit the Egyptian Museum during the trip Visit to Cairo and Giza Pyramids from Hurghada
Secondly, after delicious lunch which is included in your trip Visit to Cairo and Giza Pyramids from Hurghada, we’ll continue our tour with a visit to the Egyptian Museum. Heart of Cairo, which contains a huge collection of artifacts, jewelry, statues, sarcophagi, mummies, and many more items. Discover the treasures of Pharaonic Egypt and plunge into the history of a fascinating civilization!
Felucca on the Nile
In the afternoon you can use a unique chance to sail on the Nile on a traditional boat called a felucca.
Luxurious Nile cruise ship with a delicious dinner during the trip Visit to Cairo and Giza Pyramids from Hurghada
Thereafter we offer you two interesting options to spice up your two-day tour. Either you decide to spend the evening on a luxurious Nile cruise ship with a delicious dinner and an oriental show. Maybe you’ll prefer to gain some more knowledge while watching the spectacular “Sound and Light Show” at the Great pyramids of Giza. (both optional and for an extra charge).
You’ll spend your night in a 4* hotel in Cairo on a half-board basis.
Cairo Citadel / Salah El Din Citadel
Firstly you will take your breakfast and check out of your hotel. After that, you will be taken to the well-preserved Salah El Din Citadel. You will touch on the ancient history while the trip Visit Cairo and Giza Pyramids from Hurghada. The Citadel was built by one of the greatest Arabic rulers, in Europe known as Saladin. Furthermore, he is a successful conqueror and clever statesman who built this large and impressive fortress to protect the city from the European crusaders.
Inside the fortification’s walls, you will furthermore find the Mohamed Ali Mosque also known as the Alabaster Mosque. The huge mosque, looking down on the city from its hill. Is a beautiful piece of ottoman-inspired architecture with a wonderful courtyard, covered with alabaster.
Khan El Khalili Bazaar
Then, at the end of your trip Visit Cairo and Giza Pyramids from Hurghada we’ll make a lunch break. After which you will have some time to visit the famous Khan El Khalili bazaar. This place survived the changes of time and you will find it in the same state as it used to be centuries ago. Take a walk through its narrow streets.
Afterward, we’ll start our return journey to Hurghada.
The trip Visit to Cairo and Giza Pyramids from Hurghada Included:
- Transport in modern and air-conditioned vehicles
- English speaking guide during the trip Visit to Cairo and Giza Pyramids from Hurghada
- Lunch + one soft drink on both days
- 1-night accommodation in a 4* hotel on a half-board basis
- Gratuity for the tour guide and other staff
- Personal expenditures for meals, drinks, or services not mentioned above
- Entrance fee into the Royal Mummy room in the Egyptian Museum
- Felucca Ride on the Nile
- Camel ride in the pyramids area
- Entrance fee into the Great or the Small pyramid
- Visit the Solar Boat Museum
- Dinner on a Nile cruise ship with an oriental show
- Sound and Light show at the pyramids of Giza
- personal expenses during the trip Visit to Cairo and Giza Pyramids from Hurghada
Importantly for your information, pick-up service from hotels outside of Hurghada (i.e. in Makadi Bay, El Gouna, etc.) an extra fee for the transportation will be added.