Two Day Tours to Cairo & Alexandria From Alexandria Port

Two Day Tours to Cairo & Alexandria From Alexandria Port

overnight shore excursion visiting Cairo, Giza Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinus. Then discover Alexandria city, the second Capital of Egypt and the pearl of the Mediterranean Sea.

Starts From $180.00 Per Person

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Tour itinerary:


Day 1: Cairo Day tour.

You will be met and assisted at Alexandria Port by our tour leader, then transferred via air-conditioned modern vehicle to Cairo. Pay a visit to the Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinus. Then proceed to visit the Great Sphinx, the head of a pharaoh with a lion's body, which dates from the time of Chephren; the tour also includes a visit to the Valley Temple where the pharaoh Chephren was mummified. Continue your excursion to the Egyptian Museum which features artifacts from the Pharaonic period. The museum displays a rare collection of 5000 years of art which is considered the largest most precious collection of Egyptian art in the world. Over 165,000 genuine artifacts are presented, including an exhibit dedicated to Tutankhamen collection of treasure, gold and jewelry which was enclosed in his tomb for over 3,500 years before it was discovered in the 1922 by the British archeologist Howard Carter. Enjoy lunch at local restaurant. After that you will be driven to your hotel. (Optional tour) sound and light show of the pyramids or enjoy a dinner cruise for two hours on the Nile, Overnight Cairo.


Day 2: Alexandria Day tour.

After breakfast in the hotel, you will be picked up from your hotel by private air-conditioned van and you will have your own private English speaking Egyptologist guide who will accompany you to visit the catacombs of KOM El-Shokafa, Pompey's Pillar which dates back to the 3rd century. It is over 27 meters high, and it is made of one single piece of granite, and it is the last of the remaining relics of the Seraphium. The Pillar was erected in honor of Emperor Diocletian,the Roman Amphitheater, and Continue to Qaitbay citadel, situated on the entrance to Alexandria's eastern harbor where the famous Lighthouse was erected. and then you will visit Alexandria modern library which is a revival of the ancient Library built by the Greeks and was the biggest library in the world back at that time. The library is one of the greatest cultural and scientific centers that specialize in the affairs of knowledge and sciences and this attracts scholars from all over the world! Then on the way you will have your lunch. Finally you will be escorted by your guide back to the cruise in Alexandria Port.

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Pick up services from Alexandria port & return.

All transfers by a Private air-conditioned vehicle.

Accommodation for one night at 5 star hotel on B.B basis.

Private English Egyptologist guide.

Entrance fees to all the mentioned sites.

Mineral water on board the vehicle during the tour.

Lunch meal at high qulity restaurant in Cairo& Alexandria.

Shopping tours in Cairo.

All Service charges & taxes.


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Gratuities (recommended).

Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary.

Personal expenses.