Day 1: Arrival to Cairo
Arrival to Cairo airport, our representative will meet you in the airport then you will be transferred by an A/C car to your hotel. Overnight in Cairo.
Day 2: The Pyramids Tour
Breakfast. Our guide will pick you up from your hotel to start your Egypt pyramid tour to visit the Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinus. Then proceed to visit the Great Sphinx, the tour also includes a visit to the Valley Temple, which belongs to the Pyramids of Chephren.
Then we will move on to tour the Egyptian Museum which features artifacts from the Pharaonic period. The Egyptian museum displays a rare collection of 5000 years of art which is considered the largest most precious collection of Egyptian art in the world, as well as Tutankhamen collection of treasure, gold and jewelry which was enclosed in his tomb for over 3,500 years before it was discovered in the1920 when his tomb was excavated. Nile photo stop. Later transfer back to your hotel.
(Optional) Evening trip to attend the Sound & Light show in the Pyramids area. (30 $ per person).
Overnight in Cairo.
Day 3: Islamic Cairo Tour
Breakfast. Our guide will pick you up from your hotel, to enjoy a spiritual day tour to the Islamic and Coptic sites in Cairo. First, see Saladin Citadel where Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque stays, also Al Gawhara palace built by Mamluks and Ottomans.
Then proceed to Ibn Tulun Mosque, the Museum of Gair Anderson. Move to visit to El Azhar, the first Islamic University & Al Hussein Mosque, Shopping tour in Khan el-Khalili bazaar, then back to the hotel.
(Optional) Evening trip to enjoy your dinner onboard a Nile cruise for 2 hours including watching Egyptian folk shows. (50 $ per person).
Overnight in Cairo.
Day 4: Alexandria Tour
Breakfast. Our driver will pick you up from your hotel. Move to start your tour to Alexandria. Travel to Alexandria by an A/C vehicle. Arrival, meet your guide and move to visit the insides of the Catacombs which are the largest Roman Cemetery consisting of three levels cut in the rock. Then you will drive to visit the Roman Amphitheater of Alexandria with the display of the sunken monuments of Alexandria which were discovered under the East harbor of Alexandria. You will also drive by Pompay’s Pillar and stop for a photo stop, (it was constructed in honor of the Emperor Diocletian at the end of the 4th century). Next stop is the library of Alexandria the biggest library in the world now with 8 million books (visit its open court + free museums).
Note: Alexandria Library is closed on Fridays and on every public holiday. To enter the reading area you will need to purchase a ticket.
Then visit Site of lighthouse one of the seven wonders of ancient world we have now in same site castle of Qaitbey, visit Royal gardens of king Farouk to watch the royal Palaces of Haramlek and Salamlek, royal beaches of the queens; King Farouk is the last king in history of Egypt, then visit the prettiest and biggest mosque in the city Abbo Elabbas Mosque, unknown soldier of Alexandria, the statue of Alexander the great. Move to visit the church of St. Mark the oldest church in Africa.
Visit El Nabi Daniel Mosque which is believed by many people to be related to Alexander the great tomb, it is said to contain the remains of the scholar and venerated teacher Prophet Daniel and his companion Sidi Lokman el Hakim, a religious story-teller.
Optional lunch at a modern Fish Restaurant or a famous and traditional Alexandrian food place called Mohamed Ahmed’s. The Queen of Spain and many famous people go there when they visit Alexandria.
Drive along the Cornish 30 km to see the whole city of Alexandria from sea side including the old harbor of Alexandria where we found 7000 monuments underwater, stop over the famous bridge of Stanley modern land mark of modern Alexandria, visit the old down town of Alexandria and walk in the old city center of Alexandria to watch the real cold city of Alexandria which built by Alexander the great. Travel in comfort back to your hotel. Overnight in Cairo.
Day 5: Cairo – Departure
Breakfast at the hotel our representative will transfer you to the airport and assist you at the airport through final departure formalities.