Cairo & Sharm El Sheikh Holidays
Travel to Egypt for 9 days / 8 nights Cairo & Sharm El Sheikh holidays to enjoy recreational and culture time by exploring ancient Egypt monuments in Cairo and Alexandria, after that move to Sharm El Sheikh to enjoy Red Sea holidays, then fly back home.
|Cairo / Giza / Alexandria / Sharm El Sheikh|
Pick Up / Drop Off Point
|Duration||10 Days / 9 Nights|
|Meet and assist at Cairo airport.
5 Nights accommodation in Cairo at 5* hotel based on B.B.
3 Nights accommodation in Sharm El Sheikh at 5* hotel based on All Inclusive.
Private expert Egyptologist guide during all Cairo & Sharm El Sheikh holidays.
Flight tickets from Cairo to Sharm and from Sharm to Cairo.
All your transfers by a private A/C car.
The service meet and assist upon arrival and departure.
Entrance fees to all the sights mentioned in the itinerary.
lunch meals during your Cairo & Sharm El Sheikh holidays.
Dinner cruise in the Nile river.
All service charges and taxes.
Egypt entry visa.
Arrival to Cairo airport, our representative will meet you at the airport then you will be transferred by a private A/C car to your hotel to check in.
After breakfast, you will join your private tour guide to visit ancient Egypt civilization in Giza pyramids one of the 7 Wonders of the World:
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 pyramid belongs to King Khufu which 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 147 m, 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 it belongs to King Chephren 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.
Proceed to have your lunch at local restaurant in Cairo. Then we will move to visit:-
Saqqara 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 62m.
Then move to visit:-
The 1st capital all over Egypt founded by King Menes, It occupied a strategic position between Upper & Lower Egypt. Memphis was believed to be under the protection of the god Ptah, the god of creation and artworks.
Finally, we drive you back to your hotel.
After breakfast, you will join your private tour guide to continue your Cairo & Sharm El Sheikh holidays by visiting 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 proceed 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 move to visit:-
Mohamed Ali Mosque:
It was constructed between 1830 and 1848, the mosque named ” The Alabaster Mosque” because most of the walls made out of pure alabaster. The mosque is a replica of the Blue Mosque in Istanbul.
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.
At the end of the day, we will transfer you to the hotel for overnight.
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 visit:-
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, after that complete your Cairo & Sharm El Sheikh holiday by a visit to:-
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. Back to Cairo for overnight.
Fly from Cairo to Sharm:
Breakfast at the hotel then check out and our representative will transfer you to Cairo airport to catch your flight to Sharm El Sheik and Check in at 5* hotel.
Sharm El Sheikh Holidays:
After breakfast enjoy Red Sea holidays by enjoying snorkeling trip, then back to the hotel for overnight in Sharm.
Sharm El Sheikh Holidays:
After breakfast enjoy Red Sea holidays by attending super safari trip, then back to the hotels for overnight in Sharm.
Fly from Sharm to Cairo:
After breakfast check out from the hotel, then transfer to the airport to catch your flight to Cairo and overnight.
End your Cairo & Sharm El Sheikh Holidays:
Check out then our representative will transfer you to Cairo airport and assist you at the airport through final departure formalities to end your Cairo & Sharm El Sheikh holidays.