This short package cairo and fayoum tour will be a good choice for those who do not have time and want to find out the magnificent sites in Cairo and Fayoum to enjoy the nature of Egypt.Enjoy Cairo tour with visiting Giza Pyramids and take a walk in Khan El-Khalili and Moez street. Through this tour you will enjoy visiting the most important sightseeng in fayoum as, Wadi El-Rayan, Tunis Village and Gabal El-Medawara.
Giza Pyramids, The Valley Temple, The Great Sphinx, The Egyptian Museum, Saqqara, Memphis, Moez Street, Citadel of Saladin
Wadi El-Rayan, Tunis Village, Gabal El-Medawara
Day 01: Pyramids of Giza & Saqqara & Memphis
You will be met by our Egyptologist English-speaking guide at your hotel or at Cairo airport 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 explore Memphis, founded around 3100 BC. It is the legendary city of Menes.
Drive back to your hotel.
Day 02: Fayoum (Wadi El-Rayan & Tunis Village & Gabal El-Medawara)
You will start your day tour early by air-conditioned car from your hotel in Cairo to Fayoum, located 90 km from the capital city of Cairo.
For the adventurer, you will move to Wadi El-Rayan to enjoy the natural beauty in Fayoum oasis.
After that, visit Tunis Village to see the pottery school reviving the pottery industry in Fayoum and teaching residents there.
Then get your lunch and go ahead to reach Gabal El-Medawara for a hiking option on the magic lake.
Drive back to your hotel.
Day 03: Egyptian Museum & Citadel of Saladdin & Souk of Khan el-Khalili.
You will be met by our private Egyptologist English-speaking guide at your hotel to accompany you by a private A/C car to visit The Egyptian Museum
The Egyptian Museum
Is the oldest museum in the world entirely dedicated to Egyptian culture, which is why there is a private guide who talks and explains the fundamental stages of its formation, from the birth of the collection to the present day.
Then you will move to 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 was built in the Turkish style and is called the Alabaster Mosque.
Souk of Khan el-Khalili.
And one of the oldest souks in Cairo.
Khan el-Khalili is one of Cairo's main attractions. This is the souk of the old city, a large market as crowded as it is noisy, but with spicy and unique colors and scents.
We will cross its labyrinthine streets, real open-air museums. The best place in town to buy souvenirs and copies of Ancient Egyptian artifacts.
Back to your hotel in Cairo
All transfers by Private air-conditioned car to\from Cairo Hotel
English-speaking tour guide
All transfers by Private air-conditioned car
Accommodation for two nights in Cairo (B.B)
Entrance fees to all sites mentioned in the itinerary
Lunch 3 days at a good quality local restaurants
Visit the Local Egyptian industry museums and shops (Papyrus, Perfume, Cotton)