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  1. Pyramids and Egyptian Museum

    This tour includes an English speaking guide.

    Duration: 8 hours

    Tour Code: CT10

    Morning tour to Giza, where the famous Pyramids stand as monuments to the Pharaohs of Ancient Egypt and the Great Sphinx, which has kept its secrets for centuries. Depart after Lunch to The Egyptian Museum, containing fabulous treasures from Egypt's ancient past including the magnificent Tutankhamun collection.

    RRP: £85.00 Our Price: £75.00

  2. Memphis and Cairo City & Bazaar

    This tour includes an English speaking guide.

    Duration: 8 hours

    Tour Code: CT11

    Depart morning to Memphis, the ancient capital of Egypt and then to Saqqara, where the Step Pyramid built by King Djoser, the first Pharaoh to have his tomb built in monumental dimensions. His enormous Step Pyramid stands as a symbol of strength and powerful state, with the divine king at its centre. After lunch, the tour continues to the Citadel, a fortress built in 1183 AD, which houses a number of important monuments, including The Mosque of Mohamed Ali and Al-Gawahara Palace. The day finishes with a visit to the Khan el Khalil Bazaar.

    RRP: £85.00 Our Price: £75.00

  3. Full Day Cairo and Pyramids

    This tour includes an English speaking guide.

    Duration: 8 hours

    Tour Code: CT12

    After hotel pick up in a minibus together with your guide, you will be taken to the Pyramids (entrance fee not included) which are the oldest and only surviving members of the ancient wonders. Out of the 10 pyramids at Giza, the 3 largest and best preserved were built at the beginning of Old Kingdom. The most well-known pyramid, 'The Great Pyramid', was built by pharaoh Khufu in about 2600 B.C. It is 479 ft high and was built from over two million blocks of stone. You will also go on a tour of Cairo, considered to be the cradle of civilization and beacon of religion. The largest city in the Middle East and Africa. You will visit the famous Egyptian Museum where you will see the finest collection of Egyptian antiquities in the world. Enjoy then a visit to the Khan El Khalili Bazaar, the oldest shopping area in Cairo. The tour ends with your transfer back at your hotel.

    RRP: £89.00 Our Price: £79.00

  4. 2 Days the Best of Cairo Tour

    This tour includes an English speaking guide.

    Duration: 2 days

    Tour Code: CT13

    See the best Cairo has to offer with this 2 day sightseeing package! Day 1: You'll be picked up from your accommodation in Cairo and visit the most famous Egypt Museum where you will be able to see the finest collection of Egyptian antiquities in the world dating back from the Old Kingdom, the Middle Kingdom and subsequent dynasties, as well as the renowned treasures of King Tut Angh Amun. You will also visit the Citadel, the largest fortification around the Middle East dominating nowadays Cairo's skyline and Khan El Khalili Bazaar, the oldest shopping area in Cairo with Islamic designs that reflect the Islamic civilization. Day 2: You'lll be taken to the Pyramids located on the west bank of the Nile near Cairo. The Egyptian Pyramids are the oldest and only surviving member of the Ancient Wonders. Next you will visit the famous Sphinx which, carved from the bedrock of the Giza plateau, demonstrates a mysterious marvel from the days of ancient Egypt. With the body of a lion and the head of a king or god, the Sphinx has become a symbol of strength and wisdom. Finally you will be taken to Memphis, the first imperial city, Sakkara the largest burial grounds in Egypt and Dashur. The tour will end at your accommodation in Cairo.

    RRP: £179.00 Our Price: £159.00

  5. Cairo City Tour w/ Egypt Museum / Khan El Khalili

    This tour includes an English speaking guide.

    Duration: 4 hours

    Tour Code: CT14

    Enjoy this tour of Cairo, the triumphant city, the capital of Egypt, considered to be the cradle of civilization and beacon of religion. This is the largest city in the Middle East and Africa. Cairo lies at the centre of all routes leading to and from the three continents: Asia, Africa and Europe. You will visit the most famous Egypt Museum where you will be able to see the finest collection of Egyptian antiquities in the world dating back from the Old Kingdom, the Middle Kingdom and subsequent dynasties as well as the renowned treasures of King Tut Angh Amun. You will also visit the Khan El Khalili Bazaar, the oldest shopping area in Cairo with Islamic designs that reflect the Islamic civilization. At the end of the tour you will be transferred back to your hotel.

    RRP: £59.00 Our Price: £49.00

  6. Cairo Tower

    Duration: 2 hours

    Tour Code: CT15

    Depart for the Gezira Island (also known as Zemalak) and arrive at the mighty Cairo Tower. This 187 meter tall tower, built in 1961 and made of granite, gives you an amazing view of the great city of Cairo with its very mordern and very ancient districts. The first of the top two storeys has a rotating restaurant and cafeteria. Visitors can enjoy a panoramic view of Cairo from the observation platform. The Cairo Tower is said to imitate a lotus plant, and ranks itself among the world's highest towers. Looking West from the Tower, you can see the pyramids, which mark the limits of the city and the start of the desert. Below the tower is the Nile River flowing serenely north to the Mediterranean, seeming to slice Cairo in two. To better facilitate your view, telescopes are available on demand.

    RRP: £59.00 Our Price: £49.00

  7. Full Day Alexandria City Tour

    This tour includes an English speaking guide.

    Duration: 10 hours

    Tour Code: CT16

    After collection from your hotel, transfer to Alexandria. Visit the National Museum, its construction work started in 1926 and was officially inaugurated by the President of Egypt on 31st December 2003. The National Museum, which was formerly a palace, now covers a total of 3,480 square meters and is built in the style of an Italian mansion with four spacious floors. It is surrounded by a beautiful garden of shady trees and flowering plants. There are currently around 1800 artefacts, showcasing the rich history of Alexandria with links to the Pharaonic, Roman, Coptic and Islamic ages. Follow with a visit to the new Library, the Catacombs, Alexandria Serapeum and finally see Pompei's Pillar, a column raised in 300 A.D. in honour of Emperor Diocletian, who saved the city of Alexandria from a frightful famine. On the western side of the column you will see the engravings "To the just Emperor, the God of Alexandria, the invincible Diocletian". The tour ends with a transfer back to your hotel in Cairo.

    RRP: £165.00 Our Price: £145.00

  8. Horse Carriage City Tour and Nile Felucca Ride

    Duration: 4 hours

    Tour Code: CT17

    Enjoy a relaxing experience of a felucca ride in the River Nile, where you can discover the amazing view of Cairo. Feluccas are the traditional sailboats found on Egypt's Nile River. The felucca has remained, over the centuries, the primary transportation of the Nile. Its ancient form still graces the river as it has done since the time of the Pharaohs. This relaxing ride will guarantee wonderful views of this city full of life, mystery and history. A felucca ride is a unique experience you must do when visiting Egypt! Then you will experience another important Egyptian ancient method of transportation, the Horse Carriage, which still enjoys its status and preference in the hearts of all Egyptians. The Hantoor Rides (Plural: Hantoors) or the Horse Carriage Rides, can be easily spotted making their way down modern streets in Egypt, particularly in places like Cairo. This tour will take you around the wonderful area of Zamalek, an island in the Nile that lies between modern downtown Cairo and Giza. And also around other areas of the beautiful city of Cairo.

    RRP: £79.00 Our Price: £69.00

  9. Memphis, Sakkara and Dahsur

    This tour includes an English speaking guide.

    Duration: 8 hours

    Tour Code: CT18

    Travel outside Cairo and Giza and visit some of the oldest pyramids in Egypt. Your first stop will be Sakkara, the burial site of the most ancient Pharaohs. Here you will see the first Pyramids built in Egypt, such as the "Step Pyramid" of King Djoser, which was designed by Imhotep, the ancient Egyptian architect. From Sakkara you will be transferred to Memphis, the ancient Capital of Egypt to visit the Colossal statue of Ramses II inside the Memphis Museum. Then you will be driven to Dahshur to visit the Bent Pyramid and the Red Pyramids built by King Snefru - the founder of the Old Kingdom. Finally you will be escorted back to your hotel after an amazing journey through the Egyptian pyramid era.

    RRP: £85.00 Our Price: £75.00

  10. Nile Dinner Cruise

    Duration: 3 hours

    Tour Code: CT19

    After being picked up at the hotel, you will be transported in a minibus to the pier where you will board the boat. Spend an enjoyable 2 hours having dinner, being entertained by Egyptian belly dancers and singers and experiencing the typical Egyptian atmosphere.

    RRP: £69.00 Our Price: £59.00

  11. Pyramids and Sphinx at Giza

    This tour includes an English speaking guide.

    Duration: 4 hours

    Tour Code: CT20

    After hotel pick up in a minibus together with your guide, you will be taken to the Pyramids located on the west bank of the Nile near Cairo. The Egyptian Pyramids (entrance fee not included) are the oldest and only surviving member of the Ancient Wonders. Out of the 10 pyramids at Giza, the 3 largest and best preserved were built at the beginning of the Old Kingdom. The most well-known pyramid, 'The Great Pyramid', was built by Pharaoh Khufu in about 2600 B.C. It is 479 ft high and was built from over two million blocks of stone. Next you will visit the famous Sphinx which, carved from the bedrock of the Giza plateau, demonstrates a mysterious marvel from the days of ancient Egypt. With the body of a lion and the head of a king or god, the Sphinx has become a symbol of strength and wisdom. You will then be transferred back to your hotel where the tour ends.

    RRP: £59.00 Our Price: £49.00

  12. Sound and Light Show with Dinner

    This tour includes an English speaking guide.

    Duration: 5 hours

    Tour Code: CT21

    Be impressed by the dazzling light show and awe-inspiring backdrop of the Sphinx and Pyramids. The show begins with the story of The Sphinx who has been the vigilant guardian of the city of the dead for five thousand years. The show depicts the story of building the pyramids of Cheops (Khufu), Chephren (Khafre), Mycerinos (Menkaure) and relates the history of great and famous figures of ancient Egypt.

    RRP: £69.00 Our Price: £59.00

  13. *Please note if only one person is travelling on a tour a supplement may apply, please enquire.

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