Pyramid of Djoser
Book a day trip to this stepped tomb built by the earliest known architect, Imhotep. The Pyramid of Djoser has survived over 4 millennia, though all that remains of the Pharoah Djoser is his left foot!
Egyptian Museum of Antiquities
The museum boasts the world’s largest collection of Egyptian antiquities, including Tutankhamen’s solid gold death mask. Expect strict security measures, but it’s truly a must-see!
Finished in 2005, it’s already hard to imagine how the site of the breathtaking Al-Azhar Park was once a mountain of garbage accumulated over five centuries!
For a tour of Cairo’s religious life and history, there’s no better place to start than at the city’s oldest mosque. Al-Azhar Mosque was built in 970AD and it’s also home to the world’s first university!
Mosque of Muhammad Ali
Crowning its citadel is Cairo’s most prominent landmark. Not only is the stunning Mosque of Muhammad Ali one of the best places to visit, it offers greats views of the city too.
Book 3 or 4 days minimum just for sightseeing, but a full week is recommended for archeological day trips, or simply to uncover the many sides of Cairo’s vibrant culture.
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From October through May, you’ll find cooler temperatures, making sightseeing more pleasant.
⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ a fascinating full day with all aspects of Cairo covered
We were met at the hotel by our guide “Amina” her English was very good. she was extremely passionate and knowledgeable on all aspects of the tour ( she was actually a teacher of Egyptology at the university showing her depth of knowledge) After explanations of each area we were given free time to explore and take photos. The overall tour exceeded 7hrs which made it more enjoyable Dinner was at a local restaurant ( near sphinx) and was very filling. The day was great value for money and I would recommend it to anyone. The only downside was that at times with such a full agenda things appeared hurried – we would’ve liked more time in the museum. If anyone books this tour I hope you get Amina, she was excellent and had a great sense of humor
Cairo: Egyptian Museum, Pyramids & Bazaar Private Tour reviewed by Michael
⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Long day that could have been planned better but still amazing
up at 03:00. Back at the hotel at 00:30. the longest day of my life but the pyramids were fantastic. I don’t want to go to the papyrus shop or a perfumery. and this all added to the length of the day. we also spent nearly 3 hours at the airport waiting for our flight. The guide was very good (even if I don’t believe that they were tombs). But with a bit more planning and a bit, fewer crap shops that NONE of us wanted to go to this day could have been amazing. It still was great but slightly tainted but being ferried into shops.
From Hurghada: Day Trip to Cairo by Flight and Guided Tour reviewed by Terence
⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ King Tuts mask, sailed on the Nile and see the Pyramids, outstanding!
It’s a long day but that is the nature of the trip. Felt a bit rushed and would have liked more time at the Pyramids but this was due to people being late at every stop. Apart from that, I have ticked off numerous things from my bucket list. The Pyramids being the highlight. The tour guide was excellent and extremely helpful throughout. I would recommend this trip as it is an excellent value for money.
From Hurghada: Full-Day Trip to Cairo & Giza by Bus reviewed by Roy
⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Excellent tour and excellent guide very knowledgeable and nice person.
The tour was excellent, it was a unique experience and the guide is very knowledgeable of the Egyptian history. I like the fact that we had our guide for us only and was very kind and never rushed us through anything, always willing to answer any questions we had. The food was delicious. Thanks Menem for being are guide. I recommend this tour and Menem as your guide.
Pyramids, Museum & Bazaar Private Tour with Entrance & Lunch reviewed by Adolfo
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