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Full-Day Tour to Giza Pyramids, Memphis, and Sakkara

Highlights
  • See Cairo’s three greatest ancient Egyptian sites all in a single day
  • Learn the secrets of the pharaohs from your private Egyptologist guide
  • Shape your itinerary the way you want it with a private guide
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Full-Day Tour to Giza Pyramids, Memphis, and Sakkara
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Full-Day Tour to Giza Pyramids, Memphis, and Sakkara
From US$39.00
Overview

If you love ancient Egypt but have just limited time in Cairo, this is the tour for you. Traveling in style with a private Egyptologist guide, you’ll visit Cairo’s three greatest ancient sites—the Pyramids of Giza, Saqqara (Sakkara), and Memphis—all in one day. Tour includes lunch, entrance fees, and hotel pickup and drop-off—plus the opportunity to customize your day to suit your interests.

What to Expect

After your private Egyptologist guide collects you from your hotel, you’ll start the day at the Pyramids of Giza, a UNESCO World Heritage Site that’s home not only to the three Great Pyramids but to the Great Sphinx and the Valley Temple. Your guide will explain the meaning and significance of this 4,500-year-old site and answer any questions you may have.

After lunch at a local restaurant, hop into your air-conditioned vehicle to explore Saqqara (Sakkara), the UNESCO-listed city of the dead that’s home to the Step Pyramid and the Tombs of the Nobles. Next, continue to Memphis, once the capital of Egypt, with a history dating back more than 5,000 years. The standout here is the colossal statue of Ramesses II. Wrap up the day with a transfer back to your hotel.

Reviews (80)
1 - 5 of 33 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago
Excellent trip

We booked this trip with Emo Tours and our guide Bossi was there in our hotel at 7.30 AM before the time of 8 AM, all ready to go. We picked up some snacks and water on the way and began our tour. We covered...More

Thank Voyager_Nineteen71
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile
Great day tour of Giza's highlights

Very enjoyable day with guide Ayman. He is very knowledgeable about Egyptian history and the sites visited. Pick up and drop off went smoothly. The ruins are fascinating and impressive, and Ayman gives great insight into their stories.

Thank Canada378
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Fantastic tour of the some of Egypt’s best highlights!

My friend and I had a really wonderful, full day with Abdul our tour guide and Hassan, our driver, who made sure we made the most of our time seeing all these great sites, as well as interesting stops to learn about papyrus and perfume-making....More

1  Thank Nichole_1139
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Solo Visit

I was hesitant on making this trip alone but Ahmed, my Egyptologist and Mustafa, the professional driver made sure I felt welcomed! They arrived on time and at my hotel and proceeded to start the tour to the pyramids. Ahmed was very respectful and knowledgeable...More

Thank Carlos F
Reviewed 5 October 2018
Amazing Day Tour of Giza, Memphis and Sakkara

What a great day. I took a private tour of Giza, Memphis and Sakkara. Firstly the content was excellent. The locations picked, information, and personalization was all top notch. I never felt rushed and was able to move at my own pace. My guide Ahmed...More

Thank Patrick C
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mec2401
14 October 2018|
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Response from Sri M | Reviewed this property |
Hi. This is a full day tour. I suggest you do other tours that is half day...like half day Coptic Cairo tour or the half day Egyptian Museum tour. Since you will arrive Cairo at 11am & need to apply visa & clear... More
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