Tour Highlights: Pyramids of Giza, Sphinx & Egyptian Museum at Tahrir square From Ain Sokhna
Duration: 1 Day Trip
Type: Private or sharing upon request
Pick up: Ain Sokhna Port
Drop Off: Ain Sokhna port or any other Egyptian port
Starting tour from port in Ain Sokhna heading Cairo the capital of the state to start your tour
First stop after your arrival will be to Giza Plateau, where you will find the only remaining wonder of the Ancient world, which is The Pyramids of Giza
Start tour by visiting the largest and most famous pyramid, Cheops pyramid where you can get a great chance to take wonderful photos there, before continuing to Chephern pyramid to have some free time to explore this ancient site in your own, after that your minivan will take you down to the valley temple and Mighty Sphinx , with its mysterious expression , the Sphinx stand as a guard for the pyramids complex
After , start your way to the Egyptian Archeological museum through the Tahrir ( Liberty ) square , which has a very famous reputation after the Great Egyptian Revolution 2011 .
Start your tour inside the Museum to discover more and more regarding the pharaohs era, it considered repository of the world largest and richest collections for Egyptian antiquities, that include the priceless artifacts of the boy king Tut Ankh Amun .
Final stop at this comprehensive tour will be at the Papyrus institute to see how old Egyptians used to make paper from reed from the river Nile.
Enjoy your free time for shopping and souvenirs in the adjacent gift shop to the papyrus institute before you start your return back to your ship.
-Pick up and drop off in front the cruise exit door
– All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle
– Private Egyptologist guide speaking your language
– Entrance fees for the all the included sites in itinerary
– Mineral water on board the vehicle during the tour-
– Egypt Visa
– Tipping Kitty
– Any extras not mentioned
You will find many vendors at pyramids Area sell souvenirs, what they offer as Papyrus with cheap prices are nothing,, it is just painted Banana leaves .
Be aware from great bargains at great prices and always be near to your guide and consult and seek the advice of your guide if you are not sure from any thing.
At the museum there is 30 to 40 stairs leading from the ground floor to upper floor where Tut Ankh Amun collection shown, elevator inside the museum not always working.
Camera and video not allowed inside the Egyptian Museum, but it can be used in the outer garden of the museum or at Pyramids Area.
The tour order may change but all mentioned sites will be covered.