Two Days Trip to Cairo From Aswan By Plane
2 Days / 1 Night
Cairo – Giza
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Two Days Trip to Cairo From Aswan By Plane
Imagine enjoying two miracles of the ancient world through visiting the magical city of Cairo while being in the hypnotic city, Aswan where beauty has reached the level of immortality. The beautiful city of Cairo is a wonder beyond any wonder where the heritage of this great nation can be explored to the fullest. With our two days trip to Cairo from Aswan, you will feel the illuminating core of ancient Egypt while visiting the great Giza Pyramids, the Great Sphinx, the Egyptian Museum, and so much more.
- Giza Pyramid Complex
- The Great Sphinx
- The Valley Temple
- Memphis City
- Saqqara Step Pyramids
Old Cairo Highlights
- The Egyptian Museum
- The Hanging Church
- Amr Ibn Al-Aas Mosque
- Ben Ezra Synagogue
- Khan El Khalili Bazaar
- Pickup & drop off services at your hotel in Aswan.
- Domestic flight tickets from Aswan to Cairo & Return.
- 1 Night accommodation at 5* hotel in Cairo.
- All Transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle.
- Private Egyptologist tour guide.
- 2 Lunch meals during the tour.
- Entrance fees to all the sights mentioned.
- All taxes and service charges.
- Any extras not mentioned in the program.
You will begin your 2 days trip to Cairo from Aswan by flying all the way to Cairo where you will find your tour guide who will take you to discover some of greatest artifacts of the ancient Egyptian civilization such as:
Giza pyramids complex includes the three great pyramids, six little pyramids, the sole Guardian the great sphinx and the valley temple that all date to more than 4000 years.
The great pyramid of Khufu is the oldest portal to the heavens dating to 2580 BC, it was constructed in 20 years using 2,300,000 blocks of limestone, it stands at the total height of 147 m (481 ft) to be the first of its kind which started the golden age of construction in ancient Egypt that made it the tallest building in existence for about 3800 years until the 14th century.
The great sphinx is a colossal guardian from the heavens who has the height of 73 m (240 ft) and 19 m (66 ft) and the shape of a mythical creature called the sphinx which has the body of a lion and the head of King Khafre to immortalize his power and wisdom.
The Valley temple achieved immortality using the extraordinary mummification process which took place since Egypt old kingdom (2686-2181 BC), it is one of the best-preserved archaeological structures in all of Egypt made entirely from limestone, granite and holds amazing diorite statues of chepren and many more amazing monuments.
Have your delicious lunch at a pyramid view restaurant, then move to visit:
Saqqara Step Pyramid launched the golden age of pyramids constructions of the ancient Egyptian civilization when constructed by the brilliant architect Imhotep the vizier of Pharaoh Djoser (2686 BC - 2649 BC) to have a special design made of six steps and stands at the height of 62 m and surrounded by one of a kind complex containing majestic decorations and ceremonial structures.
Memphis city was created by king Menes as the official capital of Egypt, it was the home of the god Ptah the patron of creation and artwork, it contains various ancient Egyptian artifacts dating to more than 4000 years to some of the greatest names in ancient Egypt like Ramsess II and great temples to deities like Aton & Hathor.
You will then check-in 5* hotel and spend the overnight.
You will have your breakfast and check-out from the hotel to continue your 2 days Cairo trip from Aswan by exploring all the marvelous Cairo tourist attractions such as:
The Egyptian Museum is a magical maze contains a number of majestic artifacts and monuments dating to more than 4000 years across the vast history of Egypt, it is one of the biggest museums in the world and Inside the two floors of the museums lies over than 120,000 rare artifacts made from rich materials like gold, silver & precious gems to ordinary ones like wood or stone in the forms of statues and funerary objects plus a number of displayed mummies existed within the museum. Some of the most recognized artifacts are the treasures of King Tutankhamun.
Enjoy your lunch meal at a local restaurant in Cairo and complete your day by visiting:
The Hanging Church a.k.a The holy Church of the Virgin Mary was built on the southern wall of a Roman fortress called Babylon in the 5th century AD. The church is one of the most important Coptic sites in Egypt which served as the headquarters for the Coptic patriarch. The church is 30 ft and hovers over the entire city of Cairo and the construction & the interior of the hanging church are completely captivating with elements from the 7th to the 13th-century artistic design.
Amr Ibn Al-Aas Mosque is the first mosque to be built in Africa in 641 AD which still acts as an active house of worship and one of Egypt's most prominent Islamic locations, it was rebuilt countless times throughout the 7th century even till today which made it acts as a living example the progress of Islamic architecture over the centuries.
Ben Ezra Synagogue is a special landmark without any equal dating back to the 19th century where it was used to be a church then was transformed into a synagogue in 882 AD, it is believed to once held an original copy of the Old Testament. The synagogue remains in good condition, holding captivating designs and decorations. The place used to be the capital of the Jewish community for many years until the 1950s.
The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization (NMEC) is the key to fully explore a number of rare and incredible artifacts from the rich and diverse culture and history of Egypt that dates to more than 400 years from Pre-historical to Ancient Egyptian Periods, Greco-Roman, Coptic, Islamic, and Contemporary modern times.
Khan El Khalili Bazaar dates to 970 AD where it remained one of the beating vanes of ancient Egypt and remains very busy till today and holds everything a traveler might imagine which explains how the bazaar became known as the golden brick road of the Middle East, it has various vintage cafes and shops that date back to different generations filled with extraordinary Islamic decorations.
After that, you will catch your flight back to Aswan thus ending your two days trip to Cairo from Aswan by plane. Note: You can share your thoughts about adding or removing any tours from your tour itinerary to be able to accommodate your requirements and fulfill your needs.
Tour Safety Measures during COVID-19
Social distancing enforced throughout our tours.
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized.
Regular temperature checks for staff
Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival.
Hand sanitizer provided for travelers and staff.
Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
Face masks provided for our travelers, tour guides, reps, and drivers during tours.
Guides, reps, & drivers are required to regularly wash hands.
Accommodations are licensed to meet the general regulations for hotels & tourism resorts with a maximum of 50% of its total capacity.
24/7 Follow up with our guests & staff in case of any symptoms appeared and immediately take the necessary actions.
What to Pack
Sunblock & Sunglasses.
Warm clothes in winter.
Cotton clothes in summer.
The Passport is valid for 6 months.
Note: Check our blog about what to pack for Egypt.
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