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Cairo & Alexandria Tours From Cruise Ships – 2 days

Alexandria

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Duration

2 Days 1 Nights

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Cairo & Alexandria Tour from Port Said port, your Cruise Ship is going to arrive at Port Said port ,sightseeing of Cairo visit the pyramids, Sphinx & Egyptian museum, in Alexandria visit Catacomb, Pompey’s Pillar, Qaitbey Fort .Return to cruise ship, Egypt Shore Excursion

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Cairo - Alexandria

Itinerary

Day01|Port Said port | Giza Pyramids | Sphinx | Egyptian Museum| Cairo
Upon arrival will pick you up from Port Said Port by your private guide who will ‎accompany you by air-conditioned car to visit:
Giza Pyramids

One of the most mysterious seven wonders of the ancient world (and the only one that still exists.)

-Pyramid of Cheops :

The construction of the pyramid dates from approximately the year 2560 BC, when it was built as a tomb for the pharaoh khufu, and its construction continued over a period of 20 years.
the visitor can see the sarcophagus in which king khufu lay in the upper room known as the king's chamber as this room is accessed through a corridor with a majestic tiered ceiling which is considered a masterpiece of ancient architecture.

- Pyramid of Khafre

It is one of the pyramids of Giza in Egypt. it is built by King Khafre. Lower in height than his father's pyramid (Khufu), it is built on an area of 215 square meters and has two entrances on the northern side. It still retains some of its outer covering at the top.

-Pyramid of Menkaure

It is the smallest of the three main pyramids of the giza pyramid complex located on the giza plateau in the southwestern suburbs of cairo, egypt. It is believed to have been built to serve as a tomb for the Egyptian pharaoh Mykarenus.

Then proceeding to witness: Sphinx
Known in Arabic as Abu Al Hol (Father of Terror), this sculpture of a man with the haunches of a lion was dubbed the Sphinx by the ancient Greeks because it resembled their mythical winged monster that set riddles and killed anyone unable to answer them.
Then you will move to visit and discover the Egyptian Museum
This famous museum houses the world’s largest collection of ancient Egyptian artifacts. Treasures room for the child king Tutankhamen, alongside many other fascinating artifacts. Additional visit to the Mummies room at the Museum (extra ticket on spot).

Then at the end of your tour we will transfer you in an air-conditioned car to stay overnight at Cairo hotel
Day02|Alexandria | Catacombs| Pompey’s Pillar | Qaitbay Fortress |Port
Our driver will meet you at your hotel at Cairo to accompany you by air condition car to go to Alexandria, upon arrival you will meet your guide to visit:
Catacombs
It is considered one of the seven wonders of the world in the Middle Ages. It is the largest Roman cemetery, and the cemetery consists of a series of tombs, statues, and archaeological remains of Pharaonic funerals.
The importance of the cemetery is due to its vastness, abundance of decorations, and the complexity of its planning. It is also one of the clearest examples of the mixing of Pharaonic art with Roman art in Alexandria, and one of the best examples of funerary architecture in Alexandria.

Pompey’s Pillar
Pompey’s Pillar was built in honor of Emperor Decaldianus. The total height of the column, including the base, is about 2,685 metres. On the west side are two bases, which can be reached via an underground staircase. There are also two pink granite statues that look like sphinxes.

Qaitbay Fortress
Qaitbay Citadel is considered one of the most important defensive fortifications on the Mediterranean coast. It was built on the ruins of the ancient Lighthouse of Alexandria to fortify the city.
Pictures can be taken on the outside patio.

Then at the end of your tour we will transfer you in an air-conditioned carriage to ensure a comfortable tour and you will arrive at the port well in advance of the ship's departure time (According cruise ship schedule)
(We guarantee that you will return to your ship in a timely manner according to your ship's schedule without any rush.)

Included/Excluded

  • Pick up from port from outside.
  • Vehicle with air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entire tour will be private.
  • Excursion to visit the Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx and the Egyptian Museum.
  • Excursion to visit Catacombs, Pompey’s Pillar, Qaitbay Fortress.
  • Entrance fees to the sites mentioned above.
  • Expert English-speaking tour guide.
  • All transfers by private air-conditioned vehicle.
  • Lunch at a local restaurant in Cairo & Alexandria.
  • Bottle of mineral water for each person during your day trip to Cairo & Alexandria
  • Tourism permit.
  • Tourism police permit.
  • All service charges and taxes
  • Assistance and transfer back to the port
  • Tipping

Day Tour price

Solo Traveler

Per Person
US$ 480
2 Persons
Per Person
US$ 309
3 Persons
Per Person
US$ 285
4 Persons
Per Person
US$ 254
5 Persons
Per Person
US$ 243
6 Persons
Per Person
US$ 226
7 Persons
Per Person US$ 219

from $219

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