Cairo Layover Tour with Lunch to Giza Pyramids, Sakkara
First of all, your representative will be waiting for you at Cairo Airport, ready to welcome you to Egypt and start your tour.
On the commencement of your tour, you will be taken to your private A/C vehicle. Your guide will focus on you and your interests, provide you an insight to Egyptian history and point out the popular landmarks in Cairo.
At the first stop, you will be amazed by the Great Pyramids of Egypt, an Ancient Wonder of the World. Where you will visit and capture panoramic views of the legendary Pyramids of Giza: Cheops, Khafre, Menakaure, the Great Sphinx, the Valley Temple, and many other impressive photo opportunities.
At the next stop, you will visit the Zoser Step Pyramid in Sakkara. It is considered the oldest pyramid ever created, which was constructed for King Djoser with its six rectangular bases. Originally used as a burial ground during the old kingdom, makes this Pyramid a wonder to see and experience.
Lastly, you will visit the ancient city of Memphis, which was the main hub for commerce, trade, and religion. Today the significant remains of ancient Memphis are an indication to its amazing importance on tradition and history. The Memphis remains did contain the largest limestone statue of the Pharaoh Rameses II.
As you enjoy this citadel your guide will reveal to you the Famous story of Memphis as told in Greek history. Alexander the Great being crowned as a pharaoh in the Temple of the creator god, Ptah.
Once the tour is complete you will be transferred in comfort back to Cairo International Airport.
As Cairo is overwhelming with so much to do and explore, please feel free to add or skip any sites mentioned as to adjust the tour to your schedule. Just let us know your requests, it will be our pleasure to accommodate your needs.
Cairo International Airport