Cairo Short Vacation

Cairo Short Vacation

Cairo Short Vacation Highlights:
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Tour to the Great Pyramids of Cheops, Chefren and Mykerinus
Visit the Sphinx
Tour to the Egyptian Museum
Day trip to old Cairo
Alexandria Day Tour

Day 1: Arrival Cairo

Start your Cairo Short Vacation upon your arrival to Cairo international airport you will find our guide waiting you holding a sign of your name then he or she will accompany you to your hotel for the overnight in Cairo.

Day 2: Pyramids / Cairo Tour

Start your day by visiting The Pyramid of Khufu considered the greatest one.
It was originally 146 m (479 ft) high but now is actually 137 m (449 ft).
Was constructed by more than 2 million stone, and all with manual labor, then move to Pyramid of Khafre (Chephren) which is smaller than the Great Pyramid of Khufu (Cheops) and then visit the Pyramid of Menkaure (Mycerinus)
The Giza Pyramid of Menkaure (Mycerinus) is the smallest of the Giza Pyramids and stands just 62 m (203 ft) high (originally 66.5 m).
After that you will move to The Great Sphinx which dates from the time of Chephren human-headed lion.
Famous with the Egyptians as Abu el-Hol, the “Father of Terror.” In addition, the Greek name “Sphinx,” when translated, means “Strangler”…
Move to Valley Temple where the purification and perfection of mummification were performed on kings, move for lunch at good quality local restaurant, Finally you will return to your hotel in Cairo for the overnight.

Day 3: The Egyptian Museum / Old Cairo

Start your day by visiting the Egyptian Museum, Treasures room for the child king Tutankhamen. After that you will move for lunch at local restaurant, Continue to Old Cairo to visit the Hanging Church and Ben Ezra Synagogue. Continue driving to Islamic Cairo, where you will be able to explore Khan El Khalili, Cairo’s old bazaar. Back to your hotel for the overnight.

Day 4:Optional Alexandria

Breakfast at your hotel, and today you have the choice of having a free day in Cairo or join our most valuable optional tour to the second capital of Egypt, Alexandria visiting one of the most important defensive strongholds, not only in Egypt, but also along the Mediterranean Sea coast, Qaitbay Citadel, built in the 15th century by Sultan Qaitbay on the spot where Alexandria’s ancient lighthouse once stood, then move on to the new and much acclaimed Alexandria Library. Also visit the Roman cemetery cut out of the rock, the Catacombs. Return to your hotel in Cairo.

Day 5:Final Departure

After breakfast, transfer to Cairo International Airport for departure.

Cairo Short Vacation Includes:

Meet and greet service by our representatives at airports
Assistance of our guest relations during your stay
All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle
Accommodation in Cairo for 3 nights including bed and breakfast
All sightseeing tours are strictly private tours
Private English speaking guide
Entrance fees to all sites as indicated on the itinerary
All transfers by a modern air-conditioned vehicle
Meals as indicated in the above itinerary
Bottled water during the trips
Portage when needed
All service charges and taxes

Cairo Short Vacation Excludes:

Entry visa to Egypt
Tipping

Prices per Person:

From 2-3 persons
- Mena House Cairo Hotel
May – Sep Oct. – April
Double $ 300 $ 320

We hope that you will enjoy your Cairo Short Vacation.