Alexander the Great
6 Days / 5 Nights
Day 1: Arrival to Cairo airport, our representative will assist you through passport control formalities, luggage identification & portage will greet you. From the airport you will be transferred by a private A/C car to your hotel and
Overnight in Cairo.
Day 2: Breakfast. Start your full day visiting the Egyptian museum of antiquities. On display is a rare collection of 5000 years of art the largest most precious collection of Egyptian art in the world. Over 250,000 genuine artifacts are presented, including an exhibit dedicated to the Tut- Ankh -Amon collection of treasures, gold, and jewelry, as it was enclosed in his tomb for over 3,500 years before it was discovered in the 1920s when his tomb was excavated. Visit the great pyramids - Cheops, Chephren & Mykerions. Cheops is the most colossal ever built. Next is a close-up look at Sphinx - a huge funeral complex guarded by the legendary lion body with the face of king Chephren. Then visit Khan El Khalili Bazaars. Shops in this district are legendary for fine brassware, copper, perfumes, leather, silver, gold, antiques …etc. At the end of the day we will transfer you back to your hotel.
Overnight at your hotel in Cairo.
(Optional) Dinner Cruise including transportation, dinner, Belly Dancer, Tanura Show, Horse show.
Day 3: Breakfast, Transfer from Cairo to Alexandria by air conditioned private bus, arrival Alexandria, transfer to your hotel, after check in, start your full day tour visit Greco-Roman Museum (Filled by collection, which covers the period from the 3rd Century BC to the 7th century AD Like Mummies, Hellenistic statues, bust of Roman Emperors, Tanagra figurines & early Christian antiquities).
Follow by a visit to the Roman Theater (A theater with marble seats up to 800 spectators, Galleries, Section of mosaic flooring & a pleasure garden surrounded by Roman Villas & baths). Then visit Pompay's Pillar, Followed by visit to the Catacomb of Kom El-Shoqafa (Tombs on three levels, also contains The Triclinium where relatives used to sit on stone benches to feast the dead, a center with relieves of bearded serpents. Inside, there are 2nd Century AD statues of Sobec & Anubis wearing Roman Armor),
Overnight stay in Alexandria.
Day 4: Breakfast, Free Day
(Optional) Then visit Qayet Bey Fortress housing recovered items from the French Fleet &Then visit the Montazah Garden& Palace and Alexandria Library.
Overnight stay in Alexandria.
Day 5: Breakfast, Departure by air conditioned bus back to Cairo. Arrival Cairo, meet and assist by our representatives. Transfer to your hotel.
Overnight stay in Cairo.
(Optional) Departure from hotel to start your full day tour visiting Sakkara. See the earliest monumental stone tractor in Egypt, a stepped pyramid built for King Zoser (c. 2650 BC). Then visit the cemetery for Memphis, used continuously for 3,000 years. See the earliest monumental stone tractor in Egypt, a stepped pyramid built for King Zoser (c. 2650 BC). Then visit the Renowned Citadel that was built by Saladin in the 12th Century and was the seat of power for the following 700 years. On the premises is the Alabaster Mosque of Mohammed Ali, one of the landmarks in Cairo whose minaret can be seen from any part of the city. The Mohammed Ali mosque was built in Turkish style. (The tour includes lunch without drink).
(Optional at night) Sound and Light Show.
Breakfast at the hotel our representative will transfer you to the airport and
assist you at the airport through final departure formalities.
01. 3 night's hotel accommodation in Cairo on bed and breakfast basis.
02. 2 night's hotel accommodation in Alexandria on bed and breakfast basis.
03. 1 Full day tour in Cairo visiting the Egyptian Museum, the 3 great Pyramids,
Sphinx & Khan El Khalili.
04. 1 Full day tour in Alexandria visiting Greco Roman Museum, Roman
Theater, Pompay's Pillar and Catacombs of kom El Shogafa.
05. All transfers in Cairo and Alexandria.
06. Multilingual expert Egyptologist guide.
07. All your tours and excursions are with A/C bus.
08. The service of meet and assist at all your destinations.
09. Free Camel ride at the Pyramids area.
10. All your visits include entrance fees.
11. Our prices include all taxes and services.
12. Transfer by Air- Conditioned private bus
Cairo / Alexandria
Alexandria / Cairo
01. Visa Entry for Egypt.
02. Personal items.
04. Any other items not mentioned.
05. Any Optional tours.
01. Rates are per Person.
02. This rate is not valid during the Christmas, New Year and Eastern periods.
03. This tour can easily be extended or slightly shortened if required.