Immerse yourself in a breathtaking Cairo and Alexandria tour. Experience millennia-old history, stunning architecture, and vibrant cultures.
Cairo-the Grand Egyptian Museum, the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization, Egyptian Museum, Giza Pyramids, The Valley Temple, the Great Sphinx, Saqqara, Dahshour, Dinner Cruise, Citadel of Saladin, Moez Street, Khan Khalili
Alexandria -The Catacomb, Pompey
Day 01- Arrival (Welcome to Egypt) - The NMEC
Our Rep. will meet and assist you at Cairo International Airport. Then you will meet your tour guide to pick you up with a private air-conditioned car to your magical tour in Cairo by visiting the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat to see its temporary exhibition presenting the history of four crafts in Egypt from prehistory to modern history. Additionally, the new display of the royal mummies.
Finally, our team will transfer you to your hotel in Cairo. Overnight in Cairo.
Day 02- Egyptian Museum & Dinner Cruise
Our Egyptologist English speaking tour guide will meet you in your hotel to accompany you by a private A/C car to visit The Egyptian Museum, exhibiting thousands of objects ranging from the prehistoric era to the Greco–Roman period. It has actually calculated that if you spend one minute at each exhibit, it will take nine months to see the whole collection! Back to your hotel.At night, Our Rep. will pick you up on a Dinner Cruise where you can enjoy Cairo by night in two hours.
Day 03 - The Pyramids (Giza Pyramids, The Valley Temple, Great Sphinx & Saqqara & Dahshour)
Our guide will meet you at your hotel to accompany you by air-conditioned car to visit The Giza Pyramids that are the eternal resting places of the pharaohs of the 4th dynasty (2550 B.C.). You will visit the three famous pyramids of Giza Plateau (Cheops, Chefren, and Mecyrinos), the smaller pyramids of Queens, and the Great Sphinx. You will have a special time to enjoy exploring the Giza area.
After that, you will go ahead to Saqqara to visit the Complex of the king Djoser to see The Step Pyramid considered the first stonework is ever done in History from the 3rd dynasty (2670 B.C), Pyramid of Teti to know the pyramids texts, and the nobles tombs where you will enjoy the daily life scenes of Ancient Egyptians.Then you will visit Dahshour where you will see the first complete pyramid in the ancient Egyptian civilization belonging to King Senefru who has two pyramids at Dahshour (the Bent Pyramid & the Red Pyramid).
Back to your hotel in Cairo.
Day 04 – Islamic Cairo (Citadel of Saladdin & Moez Street & Khan Khalili)
Our tour guide will pick you up to visit the outstanding Citadel of Saladdin where you will be able to visit the Mosque of Mohamed Ali, the founder of modern Egypt, and his mosque built on the Turkish style and called the Alabaster Mosque.
Then you will move to visit the major places of Islamic Cairo. Take a tour in Moez Street where you will enjoy the glory of Islamic art and architecture of Egypt, then go to visit Khan Khalili area comprising an array of shops dating to the 14th Century AD.Back to your hotel in Cairo.
Day 05-Alexandria (The Catacomb & Pompey’s Pillar & Citadel of Qaitbay & library of Alexandria)
Our guide will pick you up from your Cairo hotel early and take you in a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle to start your private day tour to Alexandria. After 3 hours, you will arrive in Alexandria. You will start your time by visiting the Catacomb which has three levels underground with beautiful reliefs depicting the mixture that happened between the Greco-Roman and ancient Egyptian styles. After that, you will go to Pompey’s Pillar which has nothing to do with Pompey, and our guide will tell you why. Then, you will visit the Citadel of Qaitbay, the witness to the Islamic glories during the medieval period. Finally, move ahead to the new library of Alexandria.
Drive back to your hotel.
Day 06 - (International Flight)
Transfer from the hotel and you will be transferred to the airport will before the arrival of the plane
Meet and Assist at Cairo Airport
All transfers by private air-conditioned car
English-speaking tour guide
Entrance fees for all sites mentioned on the itinerary
Dinner Cruise on Cairo Nile
Visit the Local Egyptian industry museums and shops (Papyrus, Perfume, Cotton