Discover The Secrets of Cairo and Alexandria in 4 Days / 3 Nights
“A unique all-inclusive Cairo & Alexandria package” Enjoying the charming Cairo and fascinating Alexandria … Visit the best attractions in Cairo and Alex in 4 days. Visit in Cairo (Giza Pyramids & the Great Sphinx & the Egyptian Museum & Sound and Light Show & Dinner Cruise & Saqqara & Dahshour & Khalili Bazaar & Citadel of Salah Eldeen & Mohamed Ali Mosque & Moez St.). Then, discover in Alexandria (The Catacomb & Pompey’s Pillar & Citadel of Qaitbay & the library of Alexandria).
Embark on a 4-day Egyptian adventure, unearthing the hidden secrets of Cairo & Alexandria. Experience history like never before.
The Egyptian Museum, Giza Pyramids, The Great Sphinx, Saqqara, Dahshour, Moez St., Citadel of Saladdin, Alabaster Mosque, Khalili Bazaar, Dinner Cruise, Sound & Light Show
The Catacomb , The Citadel of Qaitbay, the Alexandria library, Pompey
Day 01: Arrival Day (Welcome to Egypt) Visit the Egyptian Museum & Dinner Cruise
Our Egyptologist English-speaking tour guide will be waiting for you at Cairo airport holding a sign with your name to accompany you by a private A/C car to visit the Egyptian Museum which exhibits thousands of objects ranging from the prehistoric era to the Greco–Roman period. It has been calculated that spending one minute at each exhibit will take nine months to see the whole collection!
After finishing the tour of The Egyptian Museum, you will move ahead to check in at your hotel.
At night, Our Rep. will pick you up for a Dinner Cruise where you can enjoy Cairo by night in two hours.
Finally, you will be transferred to your hotel—overnight in Cairo.
Day 02: Explore Giza Pyramids & Saqqara & Dahshour
You will be met by our Egyptologist English-speaking guide at your hotel or in Cairo to accompany you by air-conditioned car to visit The Giza Pyramids which are the eternal resting places of the pharaohs of the 4th dynasty (2550 B.C.). You will see the three famous pyramids of the Giza Plateau (Cheops, Chefren, and Mecyrinos), the smaller pyramids of Queens and Princesses, and the Great Sphinx.
After that, you will go ahead to Saqqara to visit the Complex of king Djoser to see The Step Pyramid considered the first stonework 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. He has two pyramids at Dahshour (the Bent Pyramid & the Red Pyramid).
Our Rep. will pick you up at night to enjoy the sound and light show at the pyramids, and then back to your hotel.
Day 03: Alexandria (The Catacomb & Pompey’s Pillar & Citadel of Qaitbaiy & library of Alexandria)
Our guide will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo early and will 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 tour 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 the Islamic glories during the medieval period. Finally, move ahead to the new library of Alexandria.
Drive back to your hotel.
Day 04: Islamic Cairo (Citadel of Saladin & Moez Street & Khan Khalili) & final departure
Our tour guide will pick you up to visit the outstanding Citadel of Saladdin where you will be able to see the Mosque of Mohamed Ali, the founder of modern Egypt, and his mosque built in the Turkish style called the Alabaster Mosque.
Then you will move to visit the significant places of Islamic Cairo. Take a tour of Moez Street where you will enjoy the glory of Islamic art and architecture of Egypt, then visit the Khan Khalili area comprising an array of shops dating to the 14th Century AD.
Drive back to Cairo Airport for your final departure.
All transfers by private air-conditioned car
English-speaking tour guide
Entrance fees for all sites as mentioned in the itinerary
Sound and light show at Giza pyramids
Dinner Cruise on Cairo Nile
Visit the Local Egyptian industry museums and shops (Papyrus, Perfume, Cotton
What secrets will I discover in Cairo and Alexandria
In Cairo and Alexandria, you will find many archaeological places that you can discover and you will enjoy visiting, such as the Egyptian Museum and Salah El Din Citadel in Cairo. There is also the Citadel of Qaitbay and many charming places and sceneries in Alexandria
When was the pyramids of Giza built?
All of these pyramids were built during the Fourth Dynasty of the Old Kingdom in ancient Egypt between 2600 and 2500 BC. The site also includes several graves and the remains of a workers' village.