Cairo and Alexandria Quick Trips from Port Said Port
Duration: 02 Days / 01 Night
Tour Type: Private
Pick up & drop off: From Cruise at Port Said /Alexandria Port
Availability: Run Daily
Guiding method: Live Guide
Guide Language: English, French & German
Cairo and Alexandria Tours from Port Said Port 02 days / 01 night of great experiences in and around Cairo allowing you to among others see the Great Pyramids, the Sphinx & the Egyptian Museum. You will also experience Alexandria sightseeing to see Bombay’s Pillar, Catacombs of Komel-Shokafa, Visit from outside Citadel of Qaitbay & Library of Alexandria on a private tour.
Cairo: Great Pyramids & Sphinx – Egyptian Museum
Akexandria: Bombay’s Pillar – Catacombs of Komel-Shokafa – Citadel of Qaitbay – Alexandria Bibliotheca from Outside
Cairo and Alexandria Quick Trips from Port Said Port 02 Days / 01 Night
Our Min Travel representative will pick you up from your Cruise in Port Said Port and transfer you to Cairo by a private A/C car or mini-bus to Giza, legendary as the majestic Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Mykerionos to view these spectacular man-made monuments. Afterwards a tour of the great Sphinx; guarding the Royal Burial Chambers and temple of Cheops.
From Giza we go to Egyptian museum of antiquities, which was established in 1902 near the city center in Cairo. 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 Tutankhamen collection of treasures, gold, and jewelry, as it was enclosed in his tomb for over 3,500 years before it was discovered in the 1920’s when his tomb was excavated.
Day 2: (B+L) Alexandria Day Tour to Bombay's Pillar, Bibliotheca Alexandria, Catacomb of Komel-Shokafa & Transfer to Alexandria Port
Your guide for the day will pick you up and transfer you, cutting across 220 Kilometers of the Western desert from Cairo is the city of Alexandria, the bride of the Mediterranean Sea.
Upon arrival your tour guide start visit with Bombay’s Pillar which was built in 297 AD for the Roman Emperor Diocletian. The Pillar itself is a 9 meters / 29 feet in circumference and it is said that 22 people could lunch on the capital, or flat top of the Pillar.
Following lunch you will visit Bibliotheca Alexandria was founded in the 3rd century BC, shortly after the founding of the city as a new capital of Egypt by Alexander the Great. It is considered one of the greatest accomplishments in the legacy of ancient Alexandria since the library and the Mouseion.
After that visit from outside to the fort and Citadel of Qaitbay, which was built around 1480 by the Mamluk Sultan Qaitbay. It is believed to rest on the site and to be built from the stones of the Pharos lighthouse, one of the seven wonders of the ancient world.
Next is The day ends with a visit the Catacomb of Komel-Shokafa. These tombs were tunneled into the bedrock in the age of the Antonine emperors (2nd century A.D.) for a single wealthy family still practicing the ancient religion. These tombs represent the last existing major construction for the sake of the old Egyptian religion. At the end of the day we will transfer you back to Cruise in Alexandria Port.
Arrival/departure assistance & transfers at Port Said/ Alexandria Port
All transfers mention in program By private Air Condition Vehicle
01 full day tour in Giza to visit Pyramids, Sphinx & Egyptian Museum
01 full day tour in Alexandria including Bibliotheca, Bombay’s Pillar & Catacombs of Komel-Shokafa
All entrance fees for sightseeing mention in program
All service charges and taxes
Private Licensed Egyptologist guide
01 night accommodation in hotel in Cairo based on BB basis
Two Lunch in local restaurant during tour
A Bottle of water for every day
Camel or Horse ride at pyramids cost USD 05.- per person
Entrance to the inside of the Great Pyramids USD 17.- per person
Entrance to the inside of the Middle Pyramids USD 05.- per person
The Mummies Room at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo USD 10.- per person
Solar Boat – near the Pyramids USD 05.- per person
Any item or service not mentioned
Rates are per Person
All A/M rates are in US Dollars
The Summer offer valid from 01.05.2017 till 30.09.2017
The Winter offer valid from 01.10.2017 till 30.04.2018
The rate exclude Christmas, New Year & Easter Period
All A/M rates are per Person in double and single supplement
Child 0 – 5.99 is free of charge
Child 06 – 11.99 cost you 50% per child from adult rate
Child up 12 y pays full charge as adult person