Visit the must-see sights in Egypt - the Hufu Pyramid and the Great Sphinx.
Take in the stunning views on a felucca cruise along the Nile.
Enjoy an authentic Egyptian meal at a local restaurant.
Day 1: One Day Cairo Tour
After breakfast, our professional guide will wait for you at your hotel lobby. After a warm greeting, we will pick you up and set out for the first stop of this private Cairo day tour - the Great Pyramids of Giza. You will be amazed at this large-scale man-made project when you catch the first sight of the three grand pyramids from the vehicle, regarded to indicate the magical building intelligence of the ancient Egyptians and the brilliant and mysterious civilization at that time. After alighting from the comfortable drive, follow the guide to have a close contact with this magnificent masterpiece. There are three pyramids of Cheops, Khafre and Menkaure lying inside Sahara Desert for over 4,500 years since around BC 2700. Among them, the Hufu Pyramid is the biggest one with about 140 meters (460 feet) height, and it is piled up by more than two million giant rocks.
Then, next to this one of the top eight wonders in the world, the famous sculpture Sphinx will expect your visit. Squatting by the side of the Khafre's mausoleum and facing the east, the 21 meters (69 feet) high Sphinx has a lion's body and man's head, looking pretty solemnly and imposingly. At about noon, you will be treated by a hearty lunch and taste the authentic Egyptian cate at a local fancy restaurant.
In the afternoon, we will continue this wonderful Cairo day trip to the renowned Egyptian Museum. Located in downtown city, this is the largest museum in the world that houses various kinds of cultural relics belonged to ancient Egypt period. Aside from the numerous precious stone carvings, steles, as well as sarcophagus, the golden mask and coffin of the Pharaoh Tutankhamen are especially worth a seeing.
After that, a private ride will take you to board a felucca at a pier. With the accompany of our guide, you will then take an relaxing and romantic cruise along the beautiful Nile, which seems like a blue and crystal silk ribbon drifting within the yellow desert. Sitting on the front of the boat quietly, and bathing in the gentle sunset, you can totally immerse yourself in the fascinating natural scenery on both banks of the longest river during the cruise.
Your indelible Cairo day tour will conclude at the moment, and our guide and driver will escort you to your hotel. Hope you have spent a nice day and we are looking forward to traveling with you again!
- Services of a private driver and air-conditioned vehicle.
- Service of English speaking guide per itinerary.
- Entrance fees for mentioned sights visited.
- One meal as mentioned in the itinerary.
- International flight into and out Egypt.
- Personal expenses (laundry, telephone, drinks, etc.).
- Tips for guides and drivers.
- Personal travel insurance.
- Egypt Visa Fee.
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