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Overnight Trip To Cairo from Alexandria Port

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    What to Expect
    Day 1: Alexandria Port/ Pyramids Tour

    You will be picked up by your guide from Alexandria Port upon your cruise ship arrival. Meet him by the exit door, he will hold a sign with your name on it. Then you will be driven to Cairo, which takes approximately 3 hours. The car is air-conditioned and equipped with free WiFi, and you can have a stop anytime you need a break and stretch your legs.

    Start your tour in Cairo with a visit to the Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinus. Then proceed to visit the Great Sphinx, the head of a pharaoh with a lion's body, which dates back to the time of Chephren; the tour also includes a visit to the Valley Temple, which belongs to the Pyramid of Chephren. Move on to Saqqara to visit the Step Pyramids of Zoser, the world's oldest major stone structure. It was built in 2630 BC for King Zoser. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant in Cairo. Overnight in Cairo.

    Day 2: Egyptian Museum / Salah Din Citadel

    Breakfast at your hotel, then you will be escorted by your tour guide to Salah el Din Citadel, Albaster mosque of Mohamed Ali which was designed by the architect Yousif Boushnaq, a Turkish man who came especially from Istanbul to build this great mosque for Mohamed Ali, the ruler of Egypt 1805.

    Lunch will be at a local resturant in Cairo, then move on to visit the Egyptian Museum which features artifacts from the Pharaonic period. Over 250,000 artifacts are presented, including an exhibit dedicated to Tutankhamen collection of treasures. Your last stop will be Islamic Cairo, where you will visit Khan El Khalil Bazaar, Cairo`s old market.

    After that you will be driven back to Alexandria, in time for your cruise ship's departure.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Alexandria port
    Departure Time
    11:30 PM
    2 days
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Private tour
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan with free WiFi
    • Port pickup and drop-off
    • Lunch
    • Bottled water
    • 1 Night accommodation in 5-star hotel
    • Breakfast
    • Driver/guide
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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    By: Let's Explore Egypt
    2,538 reviews
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amazing time! Mimo was great!
    Had a great time with Mimo. He did a good job of giving us information in very good english about the pyramids and
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    L M
    Bucharest, Romania
    Great Half day in Cairo
    We started the day when Jimmy and the driver took us right on time from the hotel, at 9:00 am. Jimmy gave us great
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    Nice, friendly, experienced
    Jimmy was very punctual. He waited us in the lobby. He has a very good english and he sticks only to important
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    Wonderful experience
    Many thanks to Jimmy who offered us a great half a day experince. He revealed us many interesting and unknown
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    Wonderful experience
    I had a great time and I found out interesting facts about the pyramids and the other monuments. Thank you, Jimmy!
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    A pleasant trip with Mohammed Mahmoud to Alexandria.
    Visited Alexandria ,egypt with family. We visited catacomb tombs ,Qaitbay citadel ,bibliotheca (second largest
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    It was an exciting experience with Ibrahim Rashad(my guide),taking time to get me the perfect pics.
    Perfect & exciting day ❤️Can’t wait to bring my whole family for the tour. Seeing the pyramids was awesome &
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    Great trip!
    Great trip! Our guide Tamer was the best! We were picked up with a private driver from our hotel and saw sights
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    Trip with the twist $$$
    VIATOR website has advertised the tour “Best of Egypt 9-Days Tour From Cairo” (product code: 141140) by Egypt tour
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    Helsinki, Finland
    Excellent adventure!
    Thank you for everything. Ibrahim and Rashad were great guides. Excellent experience. We recommend these guys for
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    Cairo and Alexandria with Mimo and Mego
    It's a 3 days amazing experience with a great and helpful tour guide (who talks good italian) and a friendly
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    Hartford, Connecticut
    Cairo layover tour with Mimo
    I booked a customizable Cairo airport layover tour. The guide, Mimo, reached out to me the day before departure
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    Amazing Tour!
    We had a great half day tour with our tour guide Hussein Elgabry (not sure if you can request him but if you can I
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    Parwanoo, India
    Excellent visit to Alexandria
    We seven people of one family visited Alexandria with a very Knowledgeable guide Hussein Elgabry and Expert driver
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    Houston, Texas
    5 Stars! Highly Recommend!
    I loved my tour with Mustafa! He was very friendly and knowledgeable about the sites and he the history of Egypt.
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    Key Details
    • Let's Explore Egypt
    • Duration: 2 days
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    • Languages Offered: English
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