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Day Tour To Cairo From Alexandria

  • 12-hour Cairo trip from Alexandria
  • Visit the Giza Pyramids and Sphinx
  • Explore an important antiquities museum
Day Tour To Cairo From Alexandria
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Day Tour To Cairo From Alexandria
See Cairo’s ancient sites, antiquities, and the colorful Khan Al-Khalili bazaar on a full-day, private tour from Alexandria that offers the flexibility of a personal guide. Follow in the footsteps of pharaohs and explorers at the Giza Pyramids and Sphinx, tour the massive collection of treasures at the Egyptian Antiquities Museum, then shop for souvenirs in a historic market. This 12-hour, private tour includes entrance fees, lunch, and door-to-door transport from Alexandria.
What to Expect
Start with 8am pickup at your Alexandria hotel, and begin the 137-mile (220-km) trip to Cairo in a private vehicle. Make the first stop of the day at the Giza Plateau, where the pyramids of Cheops, Khafre, and Menkaure stand at the edge of the desert. Continue to the nearby Sphinx, which was carved directly from bedrock, and commands perfect views of the pyramids.

Take a break for lunch at a local restaurant, then visit the Egyptian Antiquities Museum, which houses the world’s largest collection of pharaonic antiquities. Visiting with a guide ensures that you’ll discover the highlights of the many exhibits, including the treasures found in Tutankhamun’s tomb in the Valley of the Kings.

The final stop of the day is the Khan Al Khalili bazaar, the perfect place to browse for Egyptian souvenirs. Wander through aisles of stalls stocked with leather goods, textiles, perfume, and spices, and brush up your bargaining skills with help from the guide. This 12-hour tour concludes with return transfer to Alexandria, and drop-off at your hotel.
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Reviewed 12 May 2018
Day trip with Bossi

We had an amazing time with Bossi and Zahid during our trip to Alexandria. Bossi was very knowledgeable and super friendly. I would recommend Emo Tours to anyone. Bossi helped us take many pictures, which made our trip very memorable.

Thank Cinjing14
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile
another beautiful day

another wonderful and interestng day in cairo with Ehab and Fares of Emo tours. Ehab is knoledgeable of the history of egypt and Fares is a very good and careful driver. He is polite and protective.Highly recommended

Thank Remy S
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile
Fun day with Ehab and fares

Visited Coptic and Islamic Egypt today with Ehab, our tour guide and Fares, our driver.It is a very interesting and informative day. Visited churches, mosque and synagogue in one area which means people of different beliefs and faiths can coexist respecting each other.our guide Ehab...More

Thank MInerva S
Reviewed 17 April 2018
A city worthy of its founder

This was by far my favorite tour during my weeks stay in Egypt. From the catacombs to the citadel to the library all made for a memorable day. My favorite was hands down the library and my tour guide Samara was great as she and...More

Thank marion f
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile
Alexandria Trip

Hala was a great tour guide. She was very funny and down to earth. She protected us from unsavory characters trying to upsell us. She is awesome and I feel like I've known her forever!!!! Driver was excellent and very skilled on the crazy streets!!!!

Thank Sulaymaan R
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