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Pyramids and NMEC from Cairo Airport



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Explore Egypt Tours team allows you to enjoy a layover tour from Cairo International Airport to discover the most famous sightseeing of Cairo. With this tour, you will visit Giza pyramidsthe Great Sphinxthe National Museum of Egyptian Civilization (NMEC), the Hanging Churchthe Cavern Church, and Ben Ezra Synagogue.

Tour Highlights

  • Giza- Giza pyramids, the Great Sphinx, Camel Ride, the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization, the Hanging Church, The Cavern Church, Ben Ezra Synagogue

Tour Itinerary

Pyramids and NMEC from Cairo International Airport
Upon your arrival to Cairo Airport, Explore Egypt Tours Rep. will wait for you to meet and assist you. Then you will meet your tour guide to start your tour in Cairo.Firstly, you will go ahead 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 valley temple of king Chephren, and the Great Sphinx, the legendary guardian standing by the huge funeral complex with its human head and lion body.
Also, you will visit the Papyrus Museum for shopping.You will enjoy a horse or camel ride around the pyramids area for 15 minutes.After that, you will move to Fustat city to visit the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization to see its temporary exhibition presenting the history of four crafts in Egypt from prehistory to modern history and its permanent exhibition that displays the Egyptian civilization in a chronological concept through The Nile, Writing, Community, Material Culture, and Beliefs. Additionally, the new display of the royal mummies.
Then you will stop to take your Lunch meal at a good quality local restaurant.
After that, you will continue your tour to Coptic Cairo to see, the oldest Christian church in Egypt, the Hanging Church built on the walls of the Roman Fortress and dedicated to the Virgin Mary.Then move ahead to the Cavern church located under the church of Abu-Serga. It's a holy place where the holly family stayed inside.Finally, you will continue to the Synagogue of Ibraham Ben-Izra, the most famous synagogue in Cairo.At the end of the tour our team will drive you back to Cairo Airport.


  • Meet and Assist at Cairo Airport
  • Egyptologist licensed English Speaking private tour guide
  • Transportation with private air conditioned modern vehicles
  • Entrance fees to the sightseeing as indicated in the itinerary
  • Camel Ride
  • Lunch at good quality local restaurant
  • Shopping tours in Cairo
  • Bottled Mineral Water upon arrival & during the tours
  • Tourism Police Permissions for all transfers & tours
  • All services charges
  • All the company processing fees
  • All applied taxes
  • Flight ticket
  • Extra tickets of entering inside any of the pyramids and optional tours
  • Tipping
  • Personal spending
  • Anything not mentioned above

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