Enjoy Overnight tour to Cairo from Alexandria Port and you’ll have the chance to visit all that famous attractions in Cairo, visit the Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx and the Step Pyramid of king Djoser in Sakkara. Stay overnight in Cairo to visit the Egyptian Museum, Saladin’s Citadel and Mohammed Ali’s Alabaster Mosque. Lastly explore Khan el Khalili Cairo`s old bazaar before returning to Alexandria Port.
Alexandria Port / Cairo / Alexandria Port
Our tour guide will pick you up from your Sea Cruise ship and accompany you for overnight trip to Cairo from Alexandria, drive for around 3 hours to Cairo.
Start to visit the pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, and Mykerinos. Then, drive for a fantastic panoramic view of the Giza pyramids.
Proceed to visit the valley temple of king Chephren, where the pharaoh body was purified and mummified. And then, you will see the sphinx, a mythical creature with the head of a human and the body of a lion.
Move on to visit Saqqara, the ancient burial ground serving as the necropolis for the Ancient Egyptian capital, Memphis.
See the world’s oldest major stone structure dates to almost 2630 BC, the Step Pyramids of King Djoser.
Lunch will be served at a local restaurant.
Overnight in Cairo.
Breakfast at your hotel, your expert tour guide will accompany you to visit the Egyptian museum of antiquities, which features artifacts from the Pharaonic period.
The museum houses the largest collection of 5000 years of the ancient Egyptian art.
You will explore the golden collection of the boy king Tutankhamen. And then enjoy free time to explore at leisure.
Proceed to visit Mohamed Ali’s alabaster mosque in the citadel of Saladin.
The citadel was fortified by the Ayyubid ruler Saladin between 1176 and 1183 ad. The mosque of Muhammad Ali perched on the summit of the citadel and was built between 1828 and 1848.
Drive on to Islamic Cairo to see Khan el Khalili bazaar, consider one of the well-known tourist markets in Egypt and the Middle East and it is Cairo’s oldest market. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant.
And then transfer back to your Cruise ship in Alexandria.