If you have been to Egypt and have not seen the famous pyramids in Giza, then you have not been to Egypt! You will embark on a 2 day Cairo tour. You will see all the main attractions of the capital - from the pyramids at Giza and the residence of the Egyptian kings Montaz to the 18th-century mosque and relaxation onboard a cruise ship.
Highlights Cairo Tour and Alexandria by Bus:
- Pyramids and Sphinx at Giza
- Salon-shop of perfume oils
- Palace and park ensemble Montazah
- Abu El Abbas Mosque
- Library of Alexandria (outside view)
- El Montaz Park
- Morsi Abu El Abbas Mosque
- Citadel of Kaitbaya
Full Description Cairo Tour and Alexandria by Bus:
Day 1 - Cairo tour
First, We will pick you up from your hotel in Sharm El Sheikh around 1 am and drive to Cairo (around 6 hours) in a large air-conditioned bus. Next, upon arrival, you will be greeted by our representative who will join you on your Cairo Day Tour. Discover the most sights of Cairo, visit the pyramids of Giza, Cheops, Khafre and Mikerin and the Sphinx, a guided tour of the famous Egyptian Museum. Meanwhile, an overnight cruise on the Nile River in Cairo awaits, where you can enjoy a show on board.
Day 2 - Tour of Alexandria
First, your guide will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo after breakfast at 7am and leave, then travel to Alexandria for approximately 2 hours (drive 200 km).
El Montaz Park
First, you will visit El Montaz Park. It was originally the private property of Mohammed Ali and his descendants. Meanwhile, one of the palaces of the royal family is now the summer residence of the President of Egypt and a place for receiving dignitaries.
Further, the Library of Alexandria or the Ancient Library of Alexandria was one of the largest and most significant libraries of the ancient world.
During the tour, do not forget to take memorable photos.
Next, head to the Coptic Patriarchate, where the great Apostle Mark is buried.
Morsi Abu El Abbas Mosque
Also visit the Morsi Abu El Abbas Mosque. A Sufi saint from 13th century Muslim Spain who moved to Alexandria in Egypt in the last years of his life.
Citadel of Kaitbaya
During the tour, you will learn about the fortification of the 15th century, located on the shores of the Mediterranean Sea on the ruins of one of the seven wonders of the world - the ancient lighthouse in Alexandria.
After an interesting tour, a delicious lunch awaits you at a seafood restaurant on the shores of the Mediterranean Sea.
Then, return to your hotel in Sharm El Sheikh.
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- All transfers in Sharm from hotel & back to hotel
- Accommodation on Cruise in Nile
- Professional Tour Guide
- Lunch 2 days
- Entrance fees for mentioned places
- Drinks in the restaurant
- Any optional not mentioned in Program
What to bring
- Take your passport with you on the trip
- Camera & sunglasses