Cairo: Full Day Pyramids, Sakkara & Memphis with lunch

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Enjoy this private guided day trip from Cairo to see Egypt's most ancient sites, such as the Great Sphinx, Saqqara, and Memphis. Walk around and listen as your guide tells you about the rich history.

Highlights

  • Feel in awe as you see the enchanting Giza Pyramids in all their glory
  • Walk around and explore the Step Pyramid, which was built for King Zose
  • Explore Memphis, one of the most important cities in Egyptian history
  • Get up close and personal with the world-famous Great Sphinx of Giza
  • Learn all about the city, the culture, and the sites from your guide

Description

See one of the Seven Wonders of the World, the Great Pyramid of Giza, on this private guided tour from Cairo to the ancient city of Memphis. Start your day with a pickup from your accommodation in Cairo and enjoy the scenic ride to the pyramids. First, explore the Great Pyramids of Giza, one of the world's most famous ancient landmarks in the world. Wander around and discover these incredible structures up close and personal. Feel in awe as you see the Great Pyramid of Khufu, the Pyramid of Khafre, and the Pyramid of Menkaure. Continue to walk to see the Sphinx, the famous statue with the head of a human and the body of a lion. Next, you will visit the Saqqara, the ancient burial ground home to the famous Step Pyramid of Djoser, the world's oldest pyramid. Walk around and take photos of the cemetery, home to numerous ancient tombs and monuments. Finally, you will visit Memphis, the former capital of Egypt and a city steeped in history, where you will have the opportunity to see the ruins of this once-great city. Admire the stunning statue of Ramses II and the Alabaster Sphinx, made of solid alabaster and a unique example of ancient Egyptian art and architecture. Hear about the rich history from your guide, who will provide fascinating insights into each site's history and significance.

Includes

Pickup and drop-off in Cairo or Giza Egyptologist live tour guide Bottled water Lunch

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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