Egypt Cairo Day Tours 8 Hours Private Tour Giza Pyramids, Sphinx, Memphis and Saqqara.
Enjoy a flexible itinerary on this private full-day tour, and have lunch included then transfer back to your hotel.
Rewind to ancient Egypt, to Giza, Saqqara complex and Memphis the ancient capital , with your own Egyptologist licensed tour guide
Private Tour Giza Pyramids
Admire the magnificent Pyramids at Giza complex,
Head into the site with your Egyptologist guide, at the pyramids. Take snaps and listen as your guide explains how these monumental tombs were built in around 2,500 BC for three pharaohs.
Get free time to explore inside one of the pyramids independently (additional cost), your guide is not permitted to accompany you.
Visit the enigmatic Sphinx.
See the enigmatic Sphinx, you can also take a camel ride (additional cost), and absorb the sweeping views over central Cairo.
Solar Boat Museum
Complete your visit with entry to the Solar Boat Museum (additional cost)
Home to the funerary boat of Khufu, the pharaoh for whom the largest Giza pyramid was built.
Gaze in awe at the wooden boat, and learn how its remnants were discovered and reassembled by archaeologists.
Saqqara Pyramid, an extraordinary stepped tomb known as Egypt’s oldest Pyramid.
Next, make the short drive to Saqqara, the home of Egypt’s oldest Pyramid, constructed in around 2,650 BC.
Admire this incredible, stepped structure as you learn how it was built for the Pharaoh Djoser, and enjoy time to explore at leisure.
Lastly, continue to Memphis, to discover the UNESCO-listed ruins of ancient Egypt’s capital, including a giant statue of Ramses II.
Memphis, Egypt’s ancient capital and administrative center until around 2,200 BC. View the UNESCO-listed sculptures and ruins in its outdoor museum, and behold the star turn: a spectacularly large, fallen statue of Ramses II.
During your day’s explorations, break for lunch and visit a papyrus institute to see the ancient craft of papyrus painting in action.
- Transfer back to your Hotel
Your day trip finishes with a drop-off at your Cairo or Giza hotel
Tour guide, private car, entry fees, bottled water, traditional lunch
Entry to Giza’s Solar Boat Museum, any pyramids from inside, tipping , private expenses
Private day trip to the Great Pyramids and Sphinx, Saqqara and Memphis from Cairo , private tour
Cost: 40 USD / Person
55 USD – Single