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Half-Day Saqqara Pyramids and Memphis Tour from Cairo provided by Cairo Urban Adventures

Half-Day Saqqara Pyramids and Memphis Tour from Cairo

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Overview
Though the Pyramids of Giza receive crowds of visitors every day, many travelers miss the Step Pyramid of Zoser, the world’s oldest large-scale stone monument. This small-group tour takes you to Saqqara to admire the monument, as well as the relics of Memphis, the ancient capital of Lower Egypt.
Highlights
  • Small-group tour (maximum 12): Ensures a more personal experience
  • Learn about life in ancient Egypt from your guide
  • See the Step Pyrmaid of Zoser, relics of Memphis, and more
  • Travel to Saqqara in comfort in an air-conditioned vehicle
Important Information
Departure Point
Pharaohs Hotel, 12 Lotfy Hassouna, St، Dokki, Giza Governorate, Egypt
Duration
4h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Local guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entry/Admission - Memphis Historical Site
  • Entry/Admission - Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children below the age of 6 are not permitted on this tour.
  • Maximum group size is 12
  • Please dress modestly, yet considering the heat. Shoulders and knees should be covered, and light fabrics like cotton are advisable.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel at least 4 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel within 3 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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Benjamin C wrote a review Mar 2020
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Both these sites were amazing, a wonderful start to our Egypt trip. However what made this last minute tour truely special was our guide Mo. He made these sites truely come to life with his passion for Egypt and his in depth knowledge.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Michael M wrote a review Feb 2020
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We did this tour today with Marwa and can’t recommend it enough! Marwa was super nice and made us feel really welcome right from the start. We learnt so much about the different types of pyramids built in different dynasties, and saw some great pyramids and temples. Having
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Peter_Dian_B-J wrote a review Feb 2020
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Shrouk was a friendly and knowledgeable guide. We had a great morning learning many interesting facts at Memphis and Saqqara.
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Sean L wrote a review Dec 2019
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Our family of 4 had a great trip with Mohamed (aka Mo), accompanied by a young couple to form our group of 6. Mo was very helpful and guided us through the history and lore behind the heiroglyphs and Ancient Egypt and the history of the pyramids in Saqqara in a lot of depth,
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Jenn wrote a review Oct 2019
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Travel guide was very helpful and knowledgeable. She even showed us a good place to eat after. Would do again.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Shukran!
Alexandria wasn't on the itinerary for my main Egypt tour, so I went on the Urban Adventure with Mohammed a day lat
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Insightful, interesting and hassle free tour with a lovely guide!
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Best way to see the city!
Marwa was a fabulous guide, sharing lots of information about the history of the city and explaining modern day lif
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Downtown Cairo (and snacks!)
Mo was my guide, and I ended up having a private tour, which was super cool. We walked around the downtown area, an
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Super special experience
Reham and her family were absolutely lovely. I was the only guest, so I had a private cooking lesson. The food was
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Great tour! Great starter tour on your first day!
We had a wonderful walking tour last night with SHROUK! She is well educated in Egyptology and did a wonderful job
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Downtown Cairo tour
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Best tour guide
I had the good fortune to be taken on a tour with SHROUK.She is university educated in Egyptology with perfect Engl
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AMAZING
Ended up being lucky enough to be on a tour alone with my partner. Mo. Osama was our guide and he was AWESOME. Very
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Key Details
  • Memphis Historical Site, Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids, and 3 more
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 4 days in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English
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