Category: Egypt Shore Excursions – Port Said Shore Excursions
Highlight : Ibn Tolon Mosque, Gayer Anderson museum, Khan El Khalily open area Bazaar, then Famous Giza Pyramids with Sphinx
Duration: 1-day trip
Type: Sharing or Private (Upon request)
Pick up: From Port Said Port
Drop off: Port Said Port or any other Port in Egypt
Starting from Port Said, Just upon arrival , you will find your tour guide waiting with clipboard with your name to take you to your Private Air condition vehicle to proceed to Cairo , Capital of Egypt for approximately 2:30 hours driving .
First stop will be at Famous pyramids of Giza in which our guide will take you to several spots there , One of the spots between the second Pyramid Chephren and third pyramid Mikerinos , Next your guide will take you to one of the secret spot in Pyramid Area , named Panorama location , for whom adore photographing . you will be able to take a photo with back ground for the three pyramids together .
Last spot in Pyramid area will be in front of the guard of this complex , Mighty sphinx , huge statue with Man head and Lion body .
Proceeding to Papyrus institute for a brief how old Egyptians used to make the Papyrus paper, then Continue to Gayer Anderson Museum which is ottoman house from 17th century , Gayer Anderson who is officer in the English army took special permission to take this house and furnish it with special collections of the medieval era , enjoy the beautiful decorations inside before proceeding to Ibn Tulun mosque which is located in the same complex of the museum .
Prince Ahmed Ibn Tulun the founder of tolonaid dynasty built this mosque 878 AD , considered now masterpiece for Islamic architecture designs with its decorations from gypsum ornaments and engraving , also it has spiral minaret unique construction
Last stop will be at famous Khan El Khalily open area Bazaar , here the bargain is art , listen to several merchants shooting in musical way to sale their goods , smell the incense spread everywhere , to feel the atmosphere of one thousand night at Medieval era . Khan El Khalily considered as a Paradise for Photographers, unique oriental feelings you will never forget in your Egypt Shore Excursion
- Private tour guide speaking your language.
- Pick up and drop off to your ship with private air condition vehicle.
- Entry tickets to all mentioned sightseeing.
Tour Excludes –
- Entry visa to Egypt
- Tipping for driver and guide
- Tour order may vary , but all mentioned to be covered
- Conservative clothes required during visit of museum
- At Pyramids area, many vendors sale staff as it is Papyrus paper, which is actually banana leaves, be aware with great bargain, always keep close to your guide and ask his advice.