Package Name: Best of Cairo and Alexandria
Duration: 4 Days / 3 Nights
Group Size: Private pre-booked tour
Accommodation Type: Hotel accommodation
Day 1 :
Arrival Cairo International Airport, meet and assist with formalities and transfer to your Hotel for Overnight stay.
Night Optional Tours:
– Dinner cruise with belly dance show at Nile
Day 2 :
Our guide will pick you from your hotel to start your visit the Giza Plateau, where the only remaining Wonder of the Ancient World, The Pyramids of Giza still stand.
A stop at the Western Plateau affords photo opportunities of the famous three pyramids and the sprawling city of Cairo in the background. Continue to the base of Chephren’s Pyramid for some free time to explore the ancient site on your own. Reboard the Vehicle for the drive down the valley to marvel at the mighty Sphinx with its mysterious expression as it stands guard over the vast pyramid complex. Afterwards, drive to Tahrir (Liberty Square), the heart of downtown Cairo to discover the National Archeological Museum.
The museum is the repository of the world’s largest and richest collection of Egyptian Antiquities including the priceless artifacts of the boy King Tut Ankh Amun.
Day 3 :
Board your Vehicle for the approximate 2.5-hour drive to Alexandria.
Alexandria Founded by Alexander the Great in 332 B.C., Alexandria is the shining pearl of the Mediterranean. Immortalizing Alexander’s name, the city flourished beyond all expectations into a prominent cultural, intellectual and economic metropolis. It was the renowned capital of the Ptolemies and the setting of the thrilling drama involving Cleopatra, Julius Caesar, Mark Anthony and Octavius.
Begin with a drive through the colorful streets of Alexandria. View the unique architecture and experience the charming nostalgia of yesteryear. Visit the Catacombs of Kom el Shoqfa, an extensive three level funerary complex dating from the second century A.D.
Then proceed to the National Museum
housing underwater photographs and statues from the ongoing operation to salvage artifacts from the sunken palace of Cleopatra. A scenic drive along the beachfront boulevard will take you to the Montaza Gardens
where the summer palace of King Farouk is located. Stroll through the palm covered grounds and view the palace, still used today for official state functions. Next, proceed to the Bibliotheca Alexandria,
one of the most unusual architectural masterpieces of the 21st century. Marvel at the ultra modern interiors as a library guide takes you through Alexandria’s crown jewel. Then start your return back journey to your hotel at Cairo.
Day 4 :
Escorted transfer from hotel to airport and assistance with check in formalities for the flight End of services.
Comfortable walking shoes recommended. The sequence of visits may vary however all tour features and inclusions will remain unchanged.
At the museum, guests must go through two (2) security checks before entering. No cameras or videos are allowed in the museum. The museum is not air conditioned but natural ventilation produces cooling breezes. There is an elevator in the museum, but at times it is not in operation.
Many vendors sell all sorts of souvenirs at the Pyramids, especially at the Western Plateau. What is being sold as papyrus at extremely cheap prices are nothing but painted banana leaves. Guests must be aware of great bargains at great prices! Please consult and seek the advice of your tour guide if you are not sure.
Shoulders and knees must be covered while visiting the Mosque. Shoes must be removed while in the mosque.
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All rates based per person per double room based on bed and breakfast, EXCEPT
Christmas, New Year and Eastern supplement 25 %
Single Supplement 50 % Extra
For per person in Triple room 10 % Reduction
CHD (0 – 4 years Free of charge), Except for flight ticket
CHD (5 – 11.99 years) 50 % from Adult rate
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