Cairo & Alexandria Tours from Hurghada
Enjoy a private 2 days Cairo & Alexandria tours from Hurghada joining a private Egyptologist tour guide to visit the most famous archaeological sites in Cairo and Alexandria. Day one tour to Cairo landmarks such as Giza pyramids, The Egyptian Museum. Day two tour to Alexandria sightseeing where you will visit the Catacombs, Pompey’s Pillar, the Citadel of Quitbey, Alexandria Library. Then back to your hotel in Hurghada. Book now!
Pick Up / Drop Off Point
|Duration||2 Days / 1 Night|
|Internal flight ticket (Hurghada/Cairo – Cairo/Hurghada).
Pick up services from your hotel in Hurghada and return.
All transfers by private air-conditioned vehicle.
Private speaking guide throughout your tours.
Entrance fees to all the sights in Cairo and Alexandria.
2 Lunch during your trips.
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.
Meet & Fly from Hurghada to Cairo
In the morning “Egypt Tours Portal” representative will pick you up from your hotel in Hurghada for a flight to Cairo to enjoy 2 days Cairo & Alexandria tours from Hurghada. Upon arrival at Cairo airport, you will meet your Egyptologist tour guide who will accompany you to discover the history of Ancient Egyptian Pharaohs in one of the Seven Wonders of the World Giza Pyramids Complex:
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:
The Great Pyramids belongs to “King Khufu” 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:
The Great Sphinx belongs to “King Chephren” It is the largest statue in the world, standing 73 m. long, 19 m. wide, and 20 m in 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 artifacts are presented, including an exhibit dedicated to Tutankhamen collection of treasure, gold, and jewelry which was enclosed in his tomb for over 3,500 years.
-Overnight in Cairo at 5* hotel.
Tour to Alexandria Tourist Attractions
Enjoy the breakfast at the hotel, take a fascinating private tour to Alexandria joining your private Egyptologist tour 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 your trip by visiting:-
An 82-foot (25-meter) granite column built to honor 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.