4 Nights 5 Days
Duration : 04 Nights / 05 Days
Destinations : Cairo – Alexandria
Egypt is a wonderful country with a rich history and ancient treasures. If you’d like to explore a culture that’s over 5000 years old, try our Egypt Cairo tour package itinerary.
Day 1: Arrival in Cairo
Welcome to the Land of Pharaohs! Upon your arrival at Cairo International Airport, our dedicated representative will be there to meet and assist you in smoothly navigating through customs and passport formalities. You will then be transported in a private coach to your hotel, where you can relax and unwind at your leisure. In the evening, you are invited to join the captivating Sound & Light Show, a mesmerising experience that will set the stage for your overnight stay in Cairo.
Day 2: Cairo - City Exploration
Following a delightful breakfast at the hotel, our representative will guide you on an extensive tour of Cairo City. In the morning, you will embark on a journey to witness the grandeur of the pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, and Mycerinus, a marvel listed among the Seven Wonders of the World. A pause for a sumptuous lunch will be followed by an expedition to Sakkara, home to the very first pyramid constructed in ancient Egypt.
Additionally, you will explore the historical city of Memphis, the capital of Upper and Lower Egypt. Don't miss the opportunity to partake in an adventurous camel or horse ride. Later, you will have the chance to visit the remarkable artistic creations at the Papyrus Institute and explore the Old Bazaars. Your overnight accommodation awaits you at the hotel in Cairo.
Day 3: Cairo - A Historic Exploration
Commencing the day with a hearty breakfast, you shall embark on a journey to the Egyptian Museum, housing a remarkable repository of Egyptian antiquities. This distinguished institution boasts the world's most extensive collection of Pharaonic artefacts, along with the treasures from the tomb of Tutankhamen. Following this enlightening visit, your itinerary leads you to the Citadel, majestically perched upon the Muqattam Hills. Here, the Cairo Bazaar awaits, renowned among travellers from centuries past. A well-deserved break for lunch shall be provided. Post the respite, the next destinations on your schedule include the Church of the Virgin and St. Mark's Cathedral. The day concludes with your overnight stay at the Cairo hotel.
Day 4: Cairo - Alexandria, the "Pearl of the Mediterranean"
Daybreak heralds a buffet breakfast, a prelude to a full-day excursion to Alexandria. Your journey begins with a visit to "Pompey's Pillar," an imposing monument erected in memory of a Roman Emperor in 297 A.D. Subsequently, you shall proceed to explore the formidable Quaitbay Citadel, perched on the northern apex of the eastern harbour. This site is believed to have been the location of the Pharos of Alexandria during the 15th century. Of special note, you will have the opportunity to visit the expansive "Alexandria Library," the largest such institution on the African continent, in the company of your loved ones. Thereafter, return to your Cairo hotel for a peaceful night's rest.
Day 5: Farewell, Cairo
As you savour your breakfast, the time has come to bid adieu to your Cairo abode. Following your morning repast, you will be transferred to Cairo International Airport for your final departure.
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