Shore Trip to Cairo Landmarks
Shore trip arrives Alexandria port and departs Port Said. A private 2 day trips to Cairo from Alexandria port to visit old Cairo landmarks such as the Giza Pyramids, the Egyptian Museum, Salah El Din Citadel, and more, then we drive you to Port Said.
|Cairo – Giza|
Pick Up / Drop Off Point
|Alexandria port / Port Said|
|Duration||2 Days / 1 Night|
|Pick up services from Alexandria Port and return Port Said.
All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle.
Accommodation in Cairo for 1 night at 5* Hotel.
Private Egyptologist guide during the 2 day trips.
Mineral water on board the vehicle during the tours.
2 Lunch meals during your tour.
1 breakfast at 5* hotel.
Shopping tours in Cairo.
Entrance fees for all Sightseeing mentioned.
All service charges and taxes.
|Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary.
“Egypt Tours Portal” representative will meet you at Alexandria Port and escort you through your 2-day trips to Cairo from Port Said. Drive to Cairo approximately 3 hours by an air-conditioned vehicle joining your private tour to visit:-
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 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.
Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant then join your private tour guide to visit:-
Sakkara Step Pyramid:
It is considered to be the earliest large-scale cut stone construction; it dates back to the reign of King Djeser who ruled Egypt during the 27th century B.C. The step pyramid consists of 6 steps built atop one another with a height of 62m.
Explore Old Cairo Landmarks
Check out after breakfast, then join your private tour guide to visit Cairo Highlights:
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.
Lunch will be served at local restaurant in Cairo then join your tour guide to visit:-
Salah el Din Citadel:
It served as Egypt’s seat of government till the 1860s, Cairo Citadel is a magnificent fortress. It was constructed during Salah ad-Din reign. The construction work has started in 1176 and was completed in 1182.
Then enjoy a tour to:-
Mohamed Ali Mosque:
It was constructed between 1830 and 1848, the mosque named ” The Alabaster Mosque” because of most of the walls made out of pure alabaster. The mosque is a replica of the Blue Mosque in Istanbul.
Finally, enjoy visiting:-
Khan El Khalili Bazaar:
No visit to Cairo is Complete without a stop at the Khan El-Khalili bazaar, the bazaar is the oldest and the most famous in the middle east. It was constructed in 970 AD, the same year as the founding of Cairo.
Finally, drive back to Port Said to board your ship.