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Classical Egypt


Cairo


1. Half day tour to Egyptian Museum.
Around 09H00 our guide meets the clients at the hotel.
Drive about 10/15 minutes to reach the Egyptian Museum.
Two hours are spent at the richest Museum world wide accompanied by our guide & enjoying his explanation about the history specially the King Tut’s part with the master piece _his golden mask.
Around 11H300 drive back to the hotel

2. Half day tour to Citadel & Bazaars.
Around 09H00 our guide meets the clients at the hotel.
Drive about 20/30 minutes to reach the Citadel, which is one of the Landmarks of Cairo. It was constructed by Salah El Din in 1183 A.D.
One and a half an hour is spent whereby we will visit the different parts of the citadel including the Alabaster Mosque of Mohamed Ali which is the highlight of the tour.
Around 11H00, drive to Khan El Khalili Bazaars for an hour free strolling around the area.
Around 12H30 back to the hotel

3. Half day tour to the Pyramids and Sphinx.
Around 09H00 our guide meets the clients at the hotel.
Drive about 30/45 minutes to reach the Pyramids area at Guiza.
Two hours will be spent at one of the old Seven Wonders accompanied by our guide & enjoying the astonishing panoramic view of the Sphinx & Three Pyramids.
Few minutes drive to reach a bazaar where we spend around one hour with the free Egyptian drinks at a bazaar where the clients can buy some gifts & souvenirs.
Around 13H00 drive back to the hotel.

4. Half Day tour to Old Cairo ( Coptic Cairo ).
Around 09H00 our guide meets the clients at the hotel.
Drive about 30 minutes to reach the area of old Cairo where we spend about two hours visiting the churches, the Coptic Museum & the synagogue.
Around 11H30 we drive to Khan El khalili Bazaars for one hour to explore the area. if the clients would like to otherwise we drive back to the hotel.
Around 12H30/13H30 we are back to the hotel.

5. Sound & Light.
Our representative meets the clients at the hotel one hour before the show time, which varies from day to day & from season to season i.e. winter or summer.
Drive for about 30/45 minutes will take us to the Sphinx area where the show place is. Our rep. Buys the entrance ticket and hand it to the clients who attend the show for one hour.
The rep. Meets the clients at the exit & take them back to the hotel.


6. Dinner Nile Cruise.
Our representative meets the clients at the hotel & accompanies them during the tour. About 10/20 minutes from the hotel to the Nile Bank where they board the Nile Cruise.
Two hours sailing at the Nile (the longest river all over the world) meanwhile they will be choosing their favorites from the buffet & watching the oriental show.
The cruise has two trips every night, 20H00/22H00 & 22H00/24H00.
We always give the clients the time according to the booked trip, which is one hour before from Pyramids & 30 minutes from city center.

7. Pharaonic Village.
Our escort meets the clients at the hotel & accompany them to the village at the agreed time ( the village is open from 09H00 to 18H00.
Two hours are spent at the village. 1bout 20 minutes boat trip around the island watching some aspects of the Pharaos daily life with a cassette player explaining what they see.
They land on the island where a guide explains about the temples & tombs on the island.
Drive back to the hotel or the client can simply send the rest of the day there whereby there is a chance to have lunch at the restaurant.

8. Full day tour to Egyptian Museum & Pyramids.
Around 08H30, our guide meets the clients at the hotel.
Drive for about 10/15 minutes to reach the Museum.
Two hours guided tour around the richest museum worldwide, whereby the Masterpiece of King Tut’s Mask in gold is kept at THE EGYPTIAN MUSEUM.
30/45 minutes drive will take us to the Pyramids area.
We will enjoy walking around the three pyramids of the Kings Cheops, Chefren and Menkaraus at the last surviving of the Seven Wonders of the Old World. Then we will have the chance to visit the valley temple & SPHINX.
A stop for one hour to experience bargaining & buy some presents from the Bazaar, especially the Papyrus.
Around 17H00 arrive back to the hotel.

9. Full day City Tour (Museum, Citadel and Bazaars).
Around 08H30, our guide meets the clients at the hotel.
Drive for about 10/15 minutes to reach the Museum.
Two hours guided tour around the richest museum worldwide, whereby the Masterpiece of King Tut’s Mask in gold is kept at THE EGYPTIAN MUSEUM.
Drive about 20.00 minutes to reach the Citadel, which is one of the Landmarks of Cairo. It was constructed by Salah El Din in 1183 A.D.
One and half hour will be spent to visit the different parts of the citadel including the Alabaster Mosque of Mohamed Ali which is the highlight of the tour.
10 Minutes drive to the most famous Bazaars of Khan El Khalili at the Old Cairo where the client will be free for one hour to explore the area & to collect the Islamic & pharaonic gifts and his preferable brassware.
Around 15H00 drive back to the hotel

10. Full day tour to the Pyramids, Memphis and Sakkara.
Around 08H30 our guide meets the clients at the hotel.
Drive about 30/45 minutes to reach the Pyramids area at Guiza.
Two hours are spent at one of the old Seven Wonders accompanied by our guide & enjoying the astonishing panoramic view of the Sphinx & Three Pyramids.
Few minutes drive to reach a bazaar where we may spend around one hour. A free Egyptian drink will be served at a bazaar where the clients can buy some gifts & souvenirs.
Around 13H00 our guide will accompany the clients to a local restaurant for Lunch if desired, otherwise, they will drive straight to
spend two hours at Memphis - the ancient capital of Egypt- & Sakkara with the stepped Pyramids.
Around 17H00 back to the hotel

11. Full day tour to Memphis and Sakkara.
Around 10H00 our guide meets the clients at the hotel.
Around one hour to be at the ancient capital of Egypt
Around 12H00 leaving Memphis to Sakkara to spend 45 minutes with the first massive stone edifice known to history.
Around 13H30 back to the hotel

12. Full day tour to of the City & Pyramids.
Around 07H30 our guide meets the clients at the hotel.
About 30/45 minutes drive to the Pyramids where two hours are spent.
Few minutes drive to reach one of the bazaars for buying some souvenirs if desired.
About 30/45 minutes drive to the citadel ( or the churches area ) where an hour & half will be spent to visit. Lunch will be offered as an option.
About 20 minutes drive to the Museum where they spend two hours.
Around 17H00 drive back to the hotel.

NB. All timings are based on departure from city center hotel, however, the drives duration is approximately as follows:
Heliopolis / City center 30/45 minutes
Pyramids / City center 30/45 minutes
Heliopolis / Pyramids 45/60 minutes
Pyramids / old Cairo or Citadel 30/45 minutes.

13. Full day tour to Alexandria.
At 07H30 the guide will meet the group at the hotel.
Drive from Cairo to Alex about 225 KM, which may last 3 hours.
The same tour of Classical sights will be done & lunch will be offered as an optional & drive back to the hotel.
Should the clients like to visit other sights the guide & the bus will be available but the clients pay the entrance fees.

14. Full Day tour to wadi El Natroun.
At 07H00 the guide will meet the group at the hotel.
Drive from Cairo on the Alex. / Cairo Desert road for about 120 Km,
which may last around 1 ½ hour to reach the famous monastery, named after the area. Name.
Two to three hours will be spent there to visit all monasteries & drive back to the hotel.

15. Full day tour to Fayoum.
At 07H30 the guide will meet the group at the hotel.
Drive from Cairo for about 106 Km which may last about 1 ½ to reach the famous & the biggest oasis in Egypt ( Fayoum )
Upon arrival they visit the irrigation wheels which are very popular in this part of Egypt only. The wheels are located at the center of the town.
One hour will be spent there
Drive for about 15/20 minutes out of the town to reach the famous Gardens area with water spring & some rare trees.
One hour will be spent there & drive back to the hotel.

16. Full day tour to St. Catherine Monastery.
About 03H30 our guide will meet the clients at the hotel. They drive for 550 Km, which may last 6 hours crossing the eastern desert of Egypt
& passing through Ahmed Tunnel while crossing from Africa to Asia.
Continue the drive through the changing scenery around the road.
One hour & a half to visit one of the most preserved monasteries around the world with a collection of the oldest icons & manuscripts dated back to the 6th century.
Few minutes drive around the little village, then take lunch in one of the hotels. About 13H00, drive back to Cairo with some stops for photos or stretching legs at Wadi Firan , the Suez Canal, etc…
Arrive back to the hotel around 21H00.


















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