Cairo by bus - 2 days

Two Day Tour | Trips | Excursions to Cairo from Hurghada by bus

Two Day Tour to Cairo from Hurghada by Bus

                                                   This tour runs on Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays
Tour Highlights
·       Pyramids                                                                               Adult: £120 GBP pp
·       Sphinx                                                                                   Child: £100 GBP pp
·       Egyptian Museum
·       Citadel
·       Old Cairo

Day 1

Pick up from your hotel at approximately 1am for the drive to Cairo.

Two Day Tour to Cairo from Hurghada by BusVisit the Egyptian Museum, the largest museum in Egypt which houses over 120,000 artifacts from ancient Egypt.  You will have the opportunity to explore some of the highlights of the Museum such as the Royal Mummy room, the Animal Mummy room and the gold treasures room of Tutankhamun where you will see his famous gold mask.  

 

 

Please note there is an extra ticket fee if you wish to enter the Royal Mummy room.

 

Two Day Tour to Cairo from Hurghada by BusAfter visiting the Museum spend some time away from the hustle and bustle of Downtown Cairo on this optional excursion - sailing on the River Nile on a traditional sail boat, a Felucca.  This is a great opportunity to relax, unwind and enjoy life on the Nile.

 

(this is an optional tour with an extra cost of 50 EGP per person).

 

Enjoy lunch at one of the best authentic restaurants in Cairo with a Nile view.

 

Two Day Tour to Cairo from Hurghada by BusVisit the Giza Plateau, home of the famous Pyramids, the greatest of the Seven Wonders of the World and the only one still in existence and the Sphinx, the largest single block sculpture of all times.  Enjoy the beautiful panoramic views of the Great Pyramids of Cheops, Khafre and Menkaure which are surrounded by the Sahara Desert.  Take your photos or ride on camel or horseback through the sand dunes which lay beside the monumental pyramid complex.

Please note there is an extra ticket fee if you wish to enter the pyramids or visit the Solar Museum.

  

 

Overnight at the 4* Oasis Hotel (www.oasis.com.eg) or a similar hotel based on B&B basis.

 

Day 2

 

Two Day Tour to Cairo from Hurghada by BusAfter breakfast at your hotel you will visit the Saladin Citadel which encompasses the mosques of Mohammed Ali and Sultan Qalawun and houses the Police and Military Museums.  There is also the Well of Joseph, 90 metres deep which was the only water supply for the entire Citadel complex.  Situated on an area of Muqattam Hill the Citadel offers visitors grand views over Cairo and is a great spot for taking photos of the City, the Nile and even the Pyramids.

 

Two Day Tour to Cairo from Hurghada by BusSample popular dishes such as Foul (fava beans), Falafel (chickpeas with spices) and Babaganoush (eggplant dip), during your lunch which will be served in one of Cairo’s most famous restaurants, Felfela.

 

 

 

 

 

Two Day Tour to Cairo from Hurghada by BusAfter lunch you will explore the streets of Coptic Cairo and Old Cairo.  This is an opportunity to see how the past and the present work together and how different faiths live and mix in Cairo.   You will visit:

     * The Hanging Church

     * The Church of Abu Serga

     * Ben Ezra’s Temple

     * Amr Ben Elaas Mosque

 

Notes:

-       As this tour departs Hurghada at approximately 1am we advise that you ask your hotel to provide you with a breakfast box to enjoy during your journey.

-       Two rest stops are provided each way of the journey if you require food or bathrooms.

-       Ticket prices for optional sites as mentioned are as follows:

o    Royal Mummy room at Egyptian Museum – 100 LE

o    Entrance into the Great Pyramid (Cheops) – 100 LE

o    Entrance into Khafre Pyramid – 30 LE

o    Entrance into Solar Boat Museum – 50 LE

-       All transfers and sightseeing will be in a modern air conditioned motor coach supplied with free water and soft drinks.

 

Tour includes:

·         All transfers and sightseeing in a modern air conditioned motor coach.

·         English speaking Egyptologist.

·         Lunch.

·         Visits as per program including entry fees.

 

Tour excludes:

·         Food and drinks unless specified above.

·         Gratuities and tipping (recommended).

·         Extra tickets as mentioned above.

 

 

PRICE:

Adult:  £120 GBP pp

Child:  £100 GBP pp

 


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