Cairo by plane one day trip from Hurghada
Enjoy a fun packed day in Cairo by plane one day trip from Hurghada and visit the Egyptian Museum in Cairo with Egypt Excursions Online. Then visit the magnificent Giza Pyramids, Sphinx and the Valley Temple.
Itinerary for Cairo by plane one day trip from Hurghada:
You are picked up from your hotel in Hurghada by air-conditioned bus and taken to Hurghada domestic airport for your flight to Cairo, where you will be accompanied by your Egyptologist tour guide and visit the famous Giza Plateau, home of Egypt’s signature attractions tand visit The Great Pyramids, One of the Seven Wonders of the ancient world including the Great Pyramid of Cheops, middlepyramids of Chephren and the little one of Mykerinos and mysterious Sphinx, the Father of Terror for the ancient pharaohs.
The tour includes a visit to the valley temple facing the great sphinx and you may visit the solar boat, that is a boat used to ferry the pharaoh’s mummy across the Nile, and then buried at the foot of the pyramid for his use in the afterlife.
Lunch en route is included.
Then you will be transferred and visit the world-renowned Museum of Egyptian Antiquities that was built in neo-classical style designed by the French architect Marcel Dourgnon which exhibited collections now exceed 120000 masterpieces ranges from pre-dynastic era, Pharaonic era to the Greco-roman period in Egypt including the treasures of the child King Tutankhamen, Pharaonic Gods and Goddess you may also visit the mummies room at the Egyptian Museum for the background about the Egyptian civilization and the mummification art in ancient Egypt.
Then you will move on to visit the Christian heritage in Coptic Cairo including some of the early religious monuments of the city such as the hanging church or the suspended church this basilica church was named for its location on top of the south gate of the Fortress of Babylon the church became the center of the Christian Church of Egypt Afterwards enjoy an afternoon of shopping at the Khan El Khalili famous Bazaar and old market in Cairo.
Free time in Cairo with optional tour to attend the fabulous Sound and Light Show at the Pyramids, then you will be transferred to Cairo`s domestic airport to fly back to Hurghada with a transfer back to your hotel in Hurghada.
Pickup Time: Pickup from your hotel in Hurghada
Return Time: 11 pm
Duration: full day trip
Tour Type: private tour
Guide Lang: Professional English/Dutch, German speaking Egyptologist guide
What’s included ?
– Pick up service from your hotel in Hurghada and return
– Entrance fees to the mentioned historical places
– All transfers by a modern air-conditioned vehicle
– Lunch at a good quality local restaurant
– Bottled water during your trip
– All service charges and taxes
– Flight tickets
What doesn’t include ?
– Any extras not mentioned in the program
– Personal expenses
What to bring ?
The prices including pickup from Hurghada Hotels.
For pick up from other cities check here:
– Makadi Bay
– Safaga and Soma Bay
– El Gouna