Visit the pyramids and the Sphinx in Cairo on this all-day private tour from Hurghada. Discover ancient Egypt with a guide who will share facts about the significant sites. Explore the Egyptian Museum and see the golden mask of King Tutankhamun. Enjoy lunch at a restaurant in Cairo and spend your free time shopping in the bazaar. Travel to these popular attractions during your visit to Egypt Enjoy the personalized attention of a private tour to Cairo.
About this activity
- The Pyramids of Giza: This is a must-see attraction when in Cairo. The pyramids are one of the seven wonders of the ancient world and an iconic landmark of Egypt. You can explore the pyramids, learn about their history, and take amazing pictures with them.
- The Great Sphinx of Giza: Located in front of the pyramids, the Sphinx is a fascinating statue that depicts a mythical creature with the head of a human and the body of a lion. You can take a closer look and learn about its history.
- The Egyptian Museum: This museum is home to an impressive collection of ancient Egyptian artifacts, including mummies, statues, and jewelry. It's a great place to learn about the rich history of Egypt.
- Khan El Khalili Bazaar: This vibrant market is a great place to buy souvenirs and experience the local culture. You can find a wide range of products, including spices, textiles, jewelry, and traditional Egyptian handicrafts.
- The Citadel of Salah El Din: This historic fortress is located on a hilltop and offers panoramic views of the city. You can explore the complex and learn about its history.
- The Mosque of Muhammad Ali: Located within the Citadel, this mosque is an impressive example of Ottoman architecture. You can admire its beautiful design and learn about its history.
Early morning departure: Start your day early with a pickup from your hotel in Hurghada. the pickup time could be anywhere from 2 am to 3 am, as you will need to arrive in Cairo by mid-morning to make the most of your day.
Visit the Pyramids of Giza: The Pyramids of Giza are one of the most famous tourist attractions in the world and are a must-see when visiting Cairo. Your tour guide will take you to the Pyramids of Giza, where you can see the Great Pyramid of Khufu, the Pyramid of Khafre, and the Pyramid of Menkaure. You can also take a camel or Horse ride around the pyramids for an unforgettable experience.
Explore the Sphinx: After visiting the Pyramids, your guide will take you to see the Sphinx, which is a half-human, half-lion statue that guards the Pyramids. You can take pictures with the Sphinx and learn its history from your guide.
Lunch: After a busy morning, you will have worked up an appetite. Your guide will take you to a local restaurant to enjoy some delicious Egyptian cuisine.
Visit the Egyptian Museum: After lunch, you will visit the Egyptian Museum, which is home to a vast collection of ancient Egyptian artifacts, including the treasures of King Tutankhamun. You can explore the museum with your guide and learn about Egypt's rich history and culture.
Return to Hurghada: After exploring the Egyptian Museum, you will start your journey back to Hurghada. You can expect to return to your hotel late in the evening, tired but with unforgettable memories of your day in Cairo.