Cairo & Alexandria Tour from El Gouna
Enjoy 2 days Cairo & Alexandria tour from El Gouna. Day one in Cairo you will visit Giza pyramids, the Great Sphinx and the museum. Day two you will visit the Catacombs, Pompey’s Pillar, the Citadel of Quitbey, Alexandria Library. Then back to your hotel in El Gouna.
Pick Up / Drop Off Point
|Duration||2 Days / 1 Night|
|Internal flight ticket (Hurghada/Cairo – Cairo/Hurghada).
Pick up services from your hotel in El Gouna and return.
All transfers by private air-conditioned vehicle.
Private speaking guide throughout tours.
Entrance fees to all the sights in Cairo and Alexandria.
2 Lunch during tours in Cairo & Alexandria.
Mineral water and soft drink on board the vehicle.
One night accommodation in Cairo at 5* hotel with breakfast.
All services charges and taxes.
|Any extras not mentioned in the program.
El Gouna Tours to Cairo
Our representative will pick you up from your hotel in El Gouna for a flight to Cairo to enjoy a 2 days tour to Cairo & Alexandria from El Gouna. Upon arrival to Cairo airport, you will meet your Egyptologist guide who will accompany you to discover:
Giza Pyramid Complex:
The complex includes three main pyramids, six little pyramids, the great sphinx and the Valley Temple. The complex dates back to the 4th dynasty 2400 years B.C.
The Great Pyramid:
It is the oldest and largest of the three pyramids of Giza plateau and the only one to remain intact from the 7 Wonders of the Ancient World. The height of the great pyramid is 147m, the number of stones used in construction is 2,300,000 and it took twenty years to be built.
The Great Sphinx:
It is the largest statue in the world, standing 73 m. long, 19 m. wide, and 20 m height. It is the oldest known monumental sculpture.
The Valley Temple:
A Granite mortuary temple used by Ancient Egyptians for the mummification process and this is the only remaining one at Giza plateau.
Lunch will be served at Pyramids/ Nile view restaurant, then move to visit:
The Egyptian Museum:
The museum displays a rare collection of 5000 years of art. Over 250,000 genuine artefacts are presented, including an exhibit dedicated to Tutankhamen collection of treasure, gold and jewellery which was enclosed in his tomb for over 3,500 years.
-Overnight in Cairo at 5* hotel.
El Gouna Tours to Alexandria
Take a fascinating private tour to Alexandria joining your private Egyptologist guide to visit:-
A Roman burial site whose family tomb reveals the merging of Egyptian and Roman art and architecture. Descend below ground to visit the tomb and Caracalla Hall.
Back above ground, continue to your Cairo & Alexandria tour from El Gouna by visiting:-
An 82-foot (25-meter) granite column built to honour Emperor Diocletian, who freed the besieged city and brought food to its starving people.
Continuing to visit:-
the Citadel of Quitbey:
A 15th-century fortress located on the Mediterranean sea coast. It was established in 1477 AD by Sultan Al-Ashraf Qa’it Bay. The Citadel is situated on the same place of the Pharos Island.
Lunch will be served at a seafood restaurant, then you will finish your tour by a visit:-
A copy of every book published in the world is kept in the library, making it one of the great literary sites in the world. The library also houses several exhibitions relating to the history of Egypt and a display of rare antique books.