Full-Day Cairo Pyramids And National Museum Of Egyptian Civilization Tour From Aswan By Plane

Full-Day Cairo Pyramids And National Museum Of Egyptian Civilization Tour From Aswan By Plane

1 Day

Overview

Sign up and board a flight for an Aswan-Cairo tour to explore the most famous Egyptian treasures: the Great Pyramids and Great Sphinx on the Giza Plateau, the Djoser Pyramid at Saqqara and the remains of the ancient capital Memphis. Lastly, visit the newly opened National Museum of Egyptian Civilization; since April 2021, the resting place of the greatest Pharaohs of Egypt.

Highlights

  • Explore the Giza Plateau
  • Gaze at the Great Sphinx of Giza
  • Stand in awe at the Great Pyramid of Khufu (Cheops)
  • See the pyramids of Kafre (Chefren) and Menkaure
  • Walk through the Valley Temple
  • Visit Saqqara Plateau, home of the Step-Pyramid
  • Have a look around Memphis Open Air Museum
  • Learn about Egypt’s history at the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization

Itinerary

Transfer from your Aswan accommodation to Aswan International Airport for a domestic flight to Cairo and meet your Cairo tour guide.
Start at the Giza Plateau, a 4.600-year-old necropolis on the outskirts of Cairo and stand in awe at the Great Sphinx, a 73m long and 20m high limestone statue guarding the complex.
You will visit the only remaining oldest Wonder of the Ancient World- the Great Pyramid of Khufu (Cheops) and the pyramids of Kafre (Chefren) and Menkaure.
Walk through the Valley Temple, the Mortuary Temple of Kafre, with alabaster floors and granite pillars.
Visit the Saqqara Plateau, the oldest complete stone building complex known in history, where the Pyramid of Djoser awaits you.
The next stop is the ancient capital Memphis, which remains are now an open-air museum. You will see the famous White Sphinx and stand face to face with the Ramses II Colossus.
You will have lunch in an excellent local restaurant.
Conclude the day with a visit to the recently opened National Museum of Egyptian Civilization. On April 3, 2021, the Pharaoh’s Golden Parade brought 22 Royal Mummies to the NMEC. You will admire Egyptian history from prehistoric times to the modern-day.
Flight back to Aswan International Airport, where you are dropped off at your Aswan accommodation.

Includes/Excludes

What's Included

  • Domestic flight Aswan – Cairo (return)
  • Private air-conditioned transportation
  • Private multilingual tour-guide
  • Lunch in a good local restaurant (food only)
  • All fees and taxes

What's Excluded

  • Tips and personal spending
  • Entry tickets to inside visits of the pyramids
  • Other meals than mentioned in the itinerary

Questions

What to bring?

  • Comfortable shoes

What we have to know before you go?

  • Not all temple-sections are wheelchair-accessible

What is the Cancellation Policy?

No refund in case of any cancellation before three days of the trip day

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Full-Day Cairo Pyramids And National Museum Of Egyptian Civilization Tour From Aswan By Plane
  • Autumn & Winter
  • English
  • Aswan accommodation
  • Pickup & Drop off
  • English Tour Guide

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