Sphinx – Cairo Short Break During Easter Holidays

Cairo Short Break Egypt

Trip Duration: 04 Days / 03 Nights.

Sights: Memphis, Capital of the Ancient Kingdom, Saqqara, Egyptian Museum, Citadel, the hanging churche, ABY SERGA CHURCH, BEN EZRA SYNAGOGUE, Fort Qait Bey & Abou Alabass Mosque, Catacombs of Kom El-Shoqafa , Pompey's Pillar and Montazah Palace Gardens

Trip Type: Private Guided Tour

Starting From: Cairo      -       Return From: Cairo

Trip Route: Cairo, Alexandria, Cairo

Trip Price:Starting from 355 USA $

 

                                                       

 

 

Champion Itinerary.

Our Program Is Flexible To Accommodate Changes.

Great Offer For An Unforgettable Holiday. EGYPT, If you can dream it, We can do it

Day 1 :  

  • Afternoon Arrive Cairo International Airport.
  • Our Representative Will Be At Cairo Airport Holding Sign (Your Name) So Please Take Care.
  • Staff will Assisting through the Passport Control formalities, Luggage Identification & Portage.
  • Transferring By Air Condition Modern Fleet to 5 Star Hotel  - (Depending On Your Reservation Time)
  • Overnight.  (Cairo 01)
  • No Meals.

 


 

Day 2: Day Tour.

  • Visit Memphis, Capital of the Ancient Kingdom, one of ancient Egypt's most important cities.  Most of its splendors have been destroyed, but the Alabaster Sphinx built in the 19th dynasty still remains, as does a beautifully carved statue of Ramses II. 
  • Then on to Saqqara with its famous stepped pyramid.
  • THE STEP PYRAMID AT SAQQARA
  • The first monumental stone building in history. Built by King Zoser of the 3rd Dynasty in 2816 BC, it is 34 km, out of Cairo.

 

SAQQARA:

 

  • The area of Saqqara lies 27 km, to the west of Cairo.
  • There you find a wealth of Pharaonic treasures: the Pyramids of Unas and Userkaf, the Mastabas of Mereruka, Ti and Ptah Hotep. Also the famous Serapeum (the tomb of the Sacred Bull Apis).
  • The ancient Pharaonic capital of Egypt, Memphis founded by King Menes the uniter of the Upper and Lower Egyptian Kingdoms and first king of the First Dynasty, is also located in this area.
  • It was built in 3500 BC, and there you can see the alabaster sphinx and the statue of Ramses ll.
  • Lunch Include. (Vegetarian if Needed).
  • Visit the Pyramids of Giza,Cheops, Chephren, Mycerinus & the Great Sphinx  home of the 7th wonder of the world, the Great Pyramid.
  • Short safari in the Desert (Include) Possibility for Camel Riding At Pyramids Area.
  • Visiting the Papyrus Institute, http://www.meritbazar.com/
  • Where you will see a great collection of this art and you will know how the papyrus is produced.
  • Free Time For Shopping.
  • Back to Your Hotel.

 

- At. 18.00 PM. The Famous Sound And Light Laser Show  . Option.

A spectacular laser and sound and light show that brings back the majesty of the mighty Pharaohs in an unforgettable spectacle. The performance is held in a number of languages.

  • Back To Your Hotel.
  • Overnight.   (Cairo 02) (B, L)
  • Meals: ( Breakfast, Lunch) (B, L)

 


 

Day 03:

 

Enjoy a buffet breakfast then With friendly expert Personal English Speaking Guide who is also an Egyptologist;

Visit the Egyptian Antiquity Museum featuring King Tut's treasures.

 

  • Located in Tahrir Square, in the heart of Cairo, the Egyptian Museum houses the world's greatest collection of ancient Egyptian artifacts. Here you will find most of the treasures discovered in the tombs of Pharaohs, including the gold funerary mask of the boy king Tutankhamun, and a large collection of mummies. (Antiquities Museum Mummies Hall$ 10 Extra)
  • Lunch Include. (Vegetarian if Needed)
  • Visit Old Cairo with it's famous Churches and Synagogue plus the Citadel of Salah el Din, bane of the crusaders,and the Alabaster Mosque.

 

CITADEL

 

The Citadel of Saladin is located on a hill overlooking Cairo. Within the walls of the Citadel is the Mohammed Ali mosque, also known as the Alabaster mosque. Your visit to the Citadel will include the opportunity to go inside the Mohammed Ali mosque and it is therefore important that you dress appropriately.
      

THE HANGING CHURCH

 

Built at the close of the 4th Century and beginning of the 5th.Century. So called because it was built on the south tower of the Babylon Castle, headquarters of the Byzantine army in Misr al Qadima (Old Cairo). It is built in the Basilica Style.

 

ABY SERGA CHURCH

 

Dates back to the beginning of the 5th Century and built in the Basilica Style..

It is built over the Cave that gave sanctuary to the Holy Family and is considered a Holy Place for Supplicants.

 

BEN EZRA SYNAGOGUE

 

This Synagogue in Old Cairo is set between the oldest of Coptic Churches and Islamic Architectural Mosques, A Symbol of the meeting point of the three Religions. The style in which this Synagogue is built is a Combination of Jewish, Christian and Islamic Architectural Styles.

  • Free Time For Shopping.

  • Back To Your Hotel.

  • At. 18.00 PM Cairo By Night Program. Option .

  • Dinner at one of the best floating Nile boat 5 Stars Restaurants Cruise, where you will have Open Buffet during 2 hours. While having your Nile trip you will enjoy traditional Arabic Music and Show of Belly Dancers.

  • Back To Your Hotel.

  • Overnight.   (Cairo 03)  (B, L)

  • Meals: ( Breakfast, Lunch) (B, L)

 


 

Day 04:

 

  • Breakfast.

  • Check Out From The Room.

  • Option. Transfer to Alexandria by  Private Air Condition Van.

  • Enjoy a full day tour of Alexandria, The City Alexander the Great built and Cleopatra made Famous.

  • Day tour With Personal English Speaking Guide who is also an Egyptologist visiting :

  • The Fort Qait Bey & Abou Alabass Mosque, Catacombs of Kom El-Shoqafa , Pompey's Pillar, Montazah Palace Gardens

  • Lunch . (Sea Food ).

  • The new Library of Alexandria.

  • Return back to Cairo.

  • Staff will transfer you to the airport, assist with exit formalities and checking in for your international departure.

 

END OF SERVICE:

 

4 Star Hotel : Grad Pyramids

5 Star Hotel : Le Meridian Pyramids

 

The rate for the above mentioned itinerary will be:

 

For 2-6 Persons:

 

4 Stars Hotel

Per person in Double US$  355 Per Person.

Single Supplement US$ 48

Triple reduction US$ 6

 

5 Stars Hotel:

Per person in Double US$  525 Per Person.

Single Supplement US$ 64

Triple reduction US$ 6

 

For 7-15 Persons:

 

4 Stars Hotel

Per person in Double US$  325 Per Person.

Single Supplement US$ 48

Triple reduction US$ 6

 

5 Stars Hotel

Per person in Double US$  490 Per Person.

Single Supplement US$ 64

Triple reduction US$ 6

Payments Are To Be Received Before Arrival To Be Able To Fulfill All The Previous Agreements And Services.

 

- Just 25% Deposit By Credit Card Or Bank Wire Transfer ,

- We Accepts Credit Cards (Master& Visa)

 

 


 

TOUR INCLUDES:

 

  • All transfers by air-conditioned vehicle relating to the tour program starting with arrival to Cairo.

  • Hotels (Based on Double Occupancy). (Depend On Your Reservation Time).(Accommodation on twin share basis)

  • Meals as outlined by B for Breakfast, L for lunch and D for dinner.

  • Fees for visiting Antiquity Sites and Museums.

  • Services of a English  Speaking Licensed Guide Who Is Also An Egyptologist.

  • Taxes. No Hidden Cost.

 


 

NOT included are:

 

  • Egypt Entry Visa  ($15). Per person to be paid & issued at Cairo Airport ( Not Applies to some Nationalities )

  • Any personal expenses such as Tips, Entry visa, Phone calls, Laundry, Bar bills.

  • Any items not specifically covered in the included items.

  • The Famous Sound And Light Laser Show  At The Pyramids. ( $ 50 Per Person- For Minimum 2-  For The Single Will Be X 2). Including Tickets & Guiding& 2 Transfers.

  • Cairo By Night Program. ( $ 70 Per Person- For Minimum 2-  For The Single Will Be X 2) Dinner at one of the best floating Nile boat 5 Stars Including Tickets & Guiding& 2 Transfers.

  • Day Tour To Alexandria. 220 KM. By Van 2.30 Hours ( $ 155 Per Person- For Minimum 2 - For The Single Will Be X 2 Including Lunch &Tickets & Guiding& 2 Transfers.

  • Tour To Abu Simbel From Aswan. 300 KM. ( $ 175 Per Person- For Minimum 2-  For The Single Will Be X 2) By Van 3 Hours & $ 215 Per Person By Flight 50 Minutes. Including Tickets & Guiding & 2 Transfers).