Cairo has numerous attractions to enthrall the visitors across the globe. You may enjoy a number of landmarks in the city,Your excursion are captivating experience with the amazing beauty of museums and historic art galleries that allow you to get the real insight of Cairo and the days Cairo gone by.Enjoy the abundance of glory and radiance with the City of the Dead, the Khan Al-Khalili and the burial sites at Saqqara,We offer everything from a simple guided private & group tours to Egyptian Museum, Giza Pyramids & Sphinx, Memphis, Old Cairo, Islamic & Coptic , Sultan Hassan mosque, Azhar mosque, Alabaster mosque, Khan ElKhalili, Babilyon fortress,hanging church, Ben Ezra synagogue…
Half Day Pyramids & Sphinx:
Our representative will pick you up from your hotel, to visit the Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinus. Then proceed to visit the Great Sphinx, the head of a pharaoh with a lion’s body, dates from the time of Chephren. The tour also includes a visit to the Valley Temple which belongs to the Pyramids of Chephren. This temple served definitely two functions: First, it was used for the purification of the mummy of the king before its burial. Second, it was used for making the Mummification process of the king. Than back to your hotel.
Half Day Memphis & Sakkara:
Our representative will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo to visit Step Pyramids of Zoser, the world's oldest major stone structure. It was built in the 3rd Dynasty (around 2630 BC) for King Djoser. Then onto Memphis which was founded by King Menes, and was the capital of Old Egypt during the Old Kingdom, it is considered to be a center of rule and culture for over 3000 years the first capital of Egypt, and see the Statue of Ramses II. Than back to your hotel.
Half Day Egyptian Museum (Excluding the Mummy Room):
Visit 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 250,000 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 1920s when his tomb was excavated.
Half Day Old Cairo:
Enjoy a trip to visit the heartland of Egypt ̍̍s Coptic community, a heaven of tranquility and peace and rich in history. In this half day excursion you will visit the following: The Hanging Church: (El Muallaqa) derives its name from its location on top of the southern tower gate of the old Babylon fortress (in Old, or Coptic Cairo). It is the most famous Coptic Christian church in Cairo, as well as the first built in Basilcan style (possibly). Church of Abu Serga: The Church of Saints Sergius and Bacchus is a 4th century church and today is considered to be the oldest of Cairo's Christian churches. It is dedicated to two early martyrs and traditionally believed to have been built on the spot where the Holy Family, Joseph, Mary and the infant Christ, rested at the end of their journey into Egypt. The Synagogue of Ben Ezra: Lying at the end point of church buildings is reported to have been erected in the 6th or presumably the 9th Century AD. The temple site and the surrounding grounds, originally a property of the church, was acquired by the Jews in return for "kantars of gold". Than back to your hotel
Half Day Citadel, Mosque & Bazar:
Visit the Citadel of Salah Al Din 1207 A.D “One of Cairo's most popular tourist attractions, located on a spur of limestone that had been detached from its parent Moqattam Hills by quarrying. The Citadel is one of the world's greatest monuments to medieval warfare”. And visit the most beautiful mosque in Egypt the Alabaster Mosque. Than enjoy the most oriental market in Egypt Khan EL Khalili Bazar & back to your hotel.
Half Day Islamic Cairo:
Visit the three oldest mosques in Cairo: Ibn Tulun 879 A.D, Sultan Hassan 1356 A.D, El Rifaie. The Ibn Tulun Mosque: Was the third congregational mosque to be built in what is now greater Cairo, and at approximately 26,318 square meters in size, is the third largest mosque in the world. It is the oldest mosque in Egypt that has survived in a fairly original form. The Sultan Hassan Mosque and madrasa (School): Is considered stylistically the most compact and unified of all Cairo monuments. The building was constructed for Sultan Hassan bin Mohammad bin Qala'oun in 1256 AD as a mosque and religious school for all sects. It was designed so that each of the four main Sunni sects (orthodox Muslim, or Sunni rites, consisting of Shafite, Malikite, Hanefte and Hanbalite) has its own school while sharing the mosque. The Refa'i Mosque: Designed by Mustapha Fahmi with a Bahri Mameluke style, the Refa'i Mosque faces the Sultan Hassan Mosque and is named after a Muslin holy man, Shekh Ali Abu El-Shoubak who is buried here. The mosque was completed in 1912 by Max Herz Pasha and was constructed at the order of Khoushiar, mother of the Khedive Ismail. The mosque also became the Royal Crypt of Egypt's last dynasty. It was built on the former site of the Sheikh ar-Rifa'i Zawia and covers 75,350 square feet. Than back to your hotel.
Sound & Light Show at Giza Pyramids:
The Sound and Light spectacular Show of the Giza Pyramids of Cheops, Chefren and Mykerinusand where you will enjoy the history of the ancient Egyptians. The show begins with the story of the Sphinx who has been the vigilant guardian of the city of the dead for five thousand years. The show also depicts the story of building the pyramids and relates the history of great and famous figures of ancient Egypt such as Thutmosis IV, Akhnaten, Nefertiti and Tut Ankh Amon.
Full Day Alexandria:
You will be transferred from your hotel in Cairo to Alexandria, about 3 hours far from Cairo which is the Shining pearl of the Mediterranean Sea known as "The Pearl of the Mediterranean". It is the most important City in Egypt after Cairo (called the second capital) and one of the most summer resort in the Middle East. First visit Pompay's Pillar. It was constructed in honor of the Emperor Diocletain at the end of the 4th centaury. Originally from the temple of the Serapis , it was once a magnificent structure rivaling the Soma and the Caesareum. Then proceed to Qaitbay Citadel which was built on the site of the ancient pharaohs ( lighthouse) of Alexandria. Visit the Catacombs which are the largest Roman Cemetery consisting of three levels cut in the rock and finally enjoy Montazah Park.
Full Day Fayoum Oasis:
Have you ever dreamed of a trip in one of the oases in Egypt for only one day? Join us to Fayoum Oasis by visiting Qarun Lake where you can see different kinds of birds. Qarun Lake is considered the oldest natural lakes in the world, the third largest lake in Egypt and the rest of lake Old Maurice. It is considered an interior lake which is not related to any sea and an area of around 53 thousands acres in Fayoum Down. The Fayoum is a wonderful area of Egypt with a rich and interesting history where you will visit the pyramid of Hawara, Ain Al-Siliyin, water wheels (introduced by the Ptolemies in the 3rd century) and the Qarun-lake. Than back to your hotel.
Full Day Wadi Natroun Monasteries:
Enjoy the visit of Wadi Natroun which is a northwesterly oriented desert depression about 60 kilometers long. Located in the Western Desert near the delta about 90 kilometers northwest of Cairo Wadi el-Natroun lies some 23 meters below sea level. You will visit 1500 years old Coptic monasteries, which still a pilgrimage site for the Egyptian Christians.