Day 01: Alexandria / Cairo
Morning time you will be picked up from your cruise at Alexandria port by your English speaking Egyptologist guide who will accompany you to visit Sakkara that is part of Memphis’s massive necropolis, and the burial site of the most ancient Pharaohs where you will see the first pyramids build in Egypt “Step Pyramid of King Djoser that was designed by Imhotep, the ancient Egyptian architect also you will visit the Teti Pyramid and tombs in Sakkara then you will be transferred to Memphis, the ancient Capital of Egypt to visit the colossal statue of Ramses II and nearby a still half-buried Hathor Temple then drive to the famous Giza Plateau, home of Egypt’s signature attractions to visit the Great Pyramids, ONE of the Seven Wonders of the ancient world including the Great Pyramid of Cheops, middle Pyramids of Chephren and the little one of Mykerinus and mysterious Sphinx, the Father of Terror for the ancient pharaohs, the tour includes visit to the Valley Temple facing the great Sphinx with shopping tour at the Famous bazaars and papyrus institutes in Giza area and then lunch will be served at good quality restaurant around pyramids area. From there you will be transferred to your hotel for check in and having settled in and overnight in Luxury Accommodation at Mena House Oberoi Hotel
Day 02: Cairo / Alexandria
After breakfast at the hotel in Cairo your private English speaking Egyptologist guide will take you to world-renowned Museum of Egyptian antiquities that was built in neo-classical style designed by the French architect Marcel Dourgnon which exhibited collections now exceed 120000 masterpieces ranges from pre-dynastic era, Pharaonic era to the Greco-roman period in Egypt including the treasures of the child King Tutankhamen, Pharaonic Gods and Goddess with lunch will be served at Hard Rock of Grand Hyatt hotel. Then you will be move on to the Citadel of Saladin that is overlooking the city from the Muqattam Hills and Mohammed Ali Alabaster Mosque inside that was built in Turkish style and very similar to the Blue Mosque in Turkey and simply considered to be one of the landmarks in Cairo whose minaret can be seen from any part of old Cairo. Finally you will be escorted by your guide back to the cruise in Alexandria Port : departure time from Cairo depends on the departure time of your ship in Alexandria Port ( 170km )
• Pick up services from Alexandria Port & return (by the cruise exit door)
• All transfers by an air-conditioned bus
• Accommodation in Cairo for 1 night at 5 star Luxury Mena House Hotel Cairo
• Breakfast at Mena House Hotel
• Private English Egyptologist guide
• Entrance fees to all the mentioned sites
• Mineral water on board the vehicle during the tour
• Lunch meal at local restaurant in Cairo
• Mineral water & cup of tea or coffee during lunch
• Shopping tours in Cairo
• Free mobile phone during your stay in Egypt (Charged about 30 minutes local & 03 minutes International).
• All Service charges & taxes
• Any extras not mentioned in the program
• Optional tours not mentioned above
• Tipping Kitty
1- This Offer vaild for 10/11 January 2010 & 4/5 April 2010
2- Price per person 165.00 Euro (Minimum 10 Persons).
3- Luxury Accommodation at Mena House Oberoi Hotel.
Memphis Tours Egypt