From USD 50
Duration: 4 Hours
Type: Pirvate tour
Activity: Sightseeing Pyramids, Sphinx
Step back in time to the days of ancient Egypt on a private half-day Cairo Pyramid tours. The Giza Plateau is only around 30 minutes from Cairo, where your qualified Egyptologist guide will provide a fascinating introduction to each of the three Giza pyramids: Cheops, Khafre and Menakaure. You will have free time to enter one of the pyramids (additional cost), though your guide is not permitted to enter with you or take a camel ride (additional cost). After visiting the pyramids, you'll continue across the plateau for a photo opportunity of the three pyramids rising from the sands, with the Cairo skyline in the background. A short drive to the city side of the plateau finds you standing at the feet of the Sphinx, for thousands of years the enigmatic symbol of Egypt. Also in Giza, you may visit the Solar Boat Museum (optional), home to the remarkably well preserved funerary boat of Khufu.
Pick up from your hotel in Cairo or Giza to start your half-day Cairo Pyramid tours. This Pyramid day tour is a must-do activity for those traveling to Cairo as it allows the traveler to see one the remaining wonders of ancient world the three Pyramids of Cheops, Khafre and Menakaure and have a look at the Sphinx. An expert Egyptologist tour guide will accompany you during your tour and give you an insight into the building history of those Pyramids and giving you your free time to wonder in the area. There will be an opportunity to take memorable photos from the Pyramids plateau where you can have the three Pyramids in your background. Moving down the valley you will get a close look at the Statue of the Sphinx carved into a big rock at the foot of the Pyramids. If time permits at the end of your trip you can visit a Papyrus institute to see a demonstration of how Papyrus paper was made in ancient Egypt. At the end of your Cairo Pyramid tour return back to your hotel.
Languages: English, French, German, Spanish, Italian
Free cancelation up to 48 hours
✓Hotel Pick up and drop off
✓Entrance fees of the mentioned sighseeing
✓Transfer by deluxe air-conditioned vehicle
✓Professional Certified English speaking tour guide
✓All taxes and service charges
x Tipping (recommended)
x Personal spending
x Entrance inside pyramids