Giza Pyramids, Memphis and Saqqara with Lunch Full-day Private Tour
Explore the greatest ancient sites near Cairo in a one-day exclusive tour. We will pick you up from your hotel to see the great pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, and Mykerinus at Giza Plateau and visit the Great Sphinx, the head of a pharaoh with a lion's body, and then proceed to the Valley Temple, which belongs to the Pyramid of Chephren. We will even pass by the Pyramid of Djoser which is the world's oldest stone structure and was built in 2630 BC for King Djoser. We will continue to explore the ancient tombs of Saqqara known for their amazing colored walls and hieroglyphics. After lunch, we will go to the institute of papyrus where you will be amazed by the way papers were made. During our trip, we will visit Memphis, the first capital of Egypt founded by King Menes. Before we end our tour, we will take you to the world-famous Bazaars of Cairo that are full of beautiful handmade crafts and unique souvenirs.
Highlights: Giza pyramids complex, Sphinx, Old Cairo, traditional Bazaars, tombs of Saqqara, Memphis site, institute of papyrus.
Departure: daily. Includes: an Egyptologist guide(driver), lunch, pick up and drop off from Cairo, tickets. Optional: camel ride. For tailored requests, inquire about the price.