From Cairo/Giza: Sakkara, Memphis and Giza Pyramids Day Trip

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Travel back in time to ancient Egypt on this private or group day trip from your accommodation in Cairo or Giza to the Sakkara area, the ruins of the city of Memphis, and the Giza pyramid complex.

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Highlights

  • Step back in time as you travel to ancient Egyptians monuments
  • Learn about the history of the ancient Egyptians dynasties on the way to Sakkara
  • Travel to Sakkara to see the Necropolis and the Pyramid of Djoser
  • Drive to the ancient capital city of Memphis and see the statue of Ramses II
  • Go to the Giza Pyramid complex and see the majestic Sphinx statue

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Explore the monuments from the 3rd-6th dynasties with this transfer from Cairo or Giza to the Sakkara area, Egypt's oldest capital of Memphis, and the Giza Pyramid complex. Ride in a private vehicle with bottled water. Enjoy the convenience of pickup from your accommodations in Cairo or Giza. Relax in an air-conditioned car as you make your way to the Sakkara area. Stop in Sakkara where you can purchase entrance to the Necropolis and see the Mastaba-styled tombs. Visit the step Pyramid of Djoser and see pyramids from the 3rd, the 5th, and the 6th dynasties. Take a walk in the desert before heading to Memphis. Purchase tickets to see the remaining monuments, including an alabaster Sphinx, a colossal statue of Ramses II, and the statue of the local God Ptah. Travel to the Giza Pyramid complex and see the 4th dynasty pyramids of Cheops, Khaphren, and Mychreanos. Get closer to the Pyramids and take your best photos. Admire the great Sphinx statue and take the opportunity to enjoy an optional camel ride before heading back to your accommodations in Cairo or Giza.

Includes

Hotel pickup and drop-off Private or group tour (depending on option selected) Air-conditioned vehicle Experienced tour guide Bottled water Lunch (if option selected) 30-minute camel ride (if option selected) 1 hour ATV ride around the outside of the Giza Plateau (if option selected)

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