Tour to Cairo in a chronological order visiting Memphis; the first capital of unified Egypt. Visit the earliest stone monument; the Step Pyramid of Saqqara. Cairo trips to Pyramids and Sphinx; one of the seven wonders of the ancient world. Explore the Pyramids of Giza; one of the seven wonders of the ancient world and the only one surviving till now. Our Egyptology tour guide will pick you up from your hotel lobby or place of stay to head to the relaxing countryside of Cairo in a short drive of about 30 minutes, a chance to touch life and see how Egyptian villagers live like. Start by visiting Memphis originally "ineb hedg" meaning the white wall city which was the capital of Egypt for most of the pharaonic period. Visit the site museum to see the colossi of King Ramses II and the Alabaster Sphinx of Memphis, then proceed to visit Sakkara’s step pyramid; the oldest stone structure in the world from the 3rd dynasty, then stop for lunch at a local restaurant, after lunch continue to visit the pyramids of Giza from the 4th dynasty for the kings Cheops, Chepheren, and Mykerinus, then proceed to visit the world-famous Sphinx and its valley temple. Drive back to your hotel.
I am a tour operator and guide in Egypt, I have been working in the travel business since 2005. I have 2 partners both are licensed Egyptologists with 10+ years in travel consultancy and tour operating in Egypt. We offer a wide range of tours around Egypt including private day-tours in Cairo, Luxor, Aswan, and Hurghada & Tailor-made multi-city travel packages. Our itineraries match all types of travelers, focusing more on tailor-made experiences and luxury travels. Quality standards and real country experience are what makes us stand out of the crowd. Our tours cover city tours, Nile Cruises, walking tours, food tasting, and Desert Safari. Join our tours in Cairo, Luxor, and Aswan and we are fully ready to make your travel experience quite unforgettable and unique.
Try the traditional Egyptian food from a quality well-reputed restaurant.
Admission fees to the main sites mentioned in the itinerary.
AC tourist van or Limo
Visit the Memphis open-air museum to see the colossi of King Ramses II and the Alabaster Sphinx of Memphis. Drive 10 minutes to visit Sakkara’s step pyramid; the oldest stone structure in the world from the 3rd dynasty. Drive 30 minutes back to Giza city to visit the pyramids of Giza from the 4th dynasty for the kings Cheops, Chepheren, and Mykerinus, then proceed to visit the world-famous Sphinx and its valley temple.
This is a tour activity based on land transport, we pick up customers from their place in Cairo downtown and Pyramids area hotels. Please specify your hotel name.
Giza Pyramids, Saqqara, Memphis Tour