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2-Day Private Guided Tour for Families around Saqqara, Dahshur, Giza, the Egyptian Museum and Old Cairo

Highlights
  • 2-day private family-friendly Cairo tour, with undivided attention from a private Egyptologist guide
  • Visit Dahshur and Saqqara to see some of Egypt’s oldest pyramids
  • Admire Giza’s pyramids, Sphinx and Valley Temple as you hear tales of the pharaohs
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2-Day Private Guided Tour for Families around Saqqara, Dahshur, Giza, the Egyptian Museum and Old Cairo
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Overview
Check out Cairo’s icons on a fun 2-day private tour aimed at families with young kids and teenagers. Trace the evolution of Egypt’s pyramids at Dahshur and Saqqara; and visit Giza to admire the pyramids, look into the eyes of the Sphinx, and learn about mummification at the Valley Temple. The next day, view Tutankhamun’s treasures, animal mummies and more at the Egyptian Museum; and explore old Cairo’s atmospheric landmarks and Khan El-Khalili bazaar. Includes personalized attention from a private Egyptologist guide, plus daily lunch and hotel pickup and drop-off.
What to Expect
You will start your private tour with your family at 8am as you will meet your private qualified egyptologist tour guide and get on your private, modern a/c van to start your tour as following:

Day 1
Set off to Dahshur to see the Red Pyramid and the Bent Pyramid. Move on to Saqqara to marvel at the Step Pyramid Complex, the Pyramid and Causeway of Unas, the Pyramid Of Userkaf, the Pyramid of Teti, and the tomb of Kagemni.Then your guide will take you to Giza, where you will see the Great Pyramid, the Pyramid of Chephren, the Pyramid of Mycerinus, the panorama area and enjoy a camel ride, the Valley Temple, and of course the Great Sphinx. Lunch is included at a good quality restaurant.
Day 2
You will be picked up from your hotel again, and your first stop will be the Egyptian Museum. Your private guide will take you around and show you, among others, the animal mummy room, the mummy portraits, the Royal Mummy Rooms (extra cost), and King Tutankhamun's jewelry.
Your next stop will be Old Cairo, where you will visit the Roman Fortress of Babylon, the Hanging Church, the Church of Abu Serga and the Jewish Synagogue of Ben Ezra in Old Cairo. Afterwards visit the Citadel of Saladin. Lastly, visit the Bazaar of Khan El Khalili.
Lunch is included each day and you will be transferred back to your hotel at the end of each day.
Reviews (7)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Excellent tour guide

Ask for Amany. She was our guide - enthusiastic, fun and proud to show us the history of Egypt from Ancient times to today. Her tour is packed with useful interesting information on both the history of Egypt and life in Egypt today. Fascinating. She...More

Thank Tesquivel
Reviewed June 4, 2018
If you only have two days in Cairo, this is the tour to take.

Great experience! We came to Cairo for two days after our diving vacation in Sharm El Sheik and we wanted to see the main things in Cairo. If you only have two days in Cairo, this is the tour to take. Our guide, Rania was...More

Thank Mircea Ionut C
Reviewed April 10, 2018
Fatma -The best tour guide ever!

My family and I did the private 2 day family tour with Fatma! Let me just start off by saying she is AMAZING and made our entire trip so much more memorable! She knows her history of EVERYTHING and took her time to explain the...More

1  Thank Rumaisa S
Reviewed April 7, 2018
A Great, Flexible Tour

This was our first visit to Cairo, and although we were short on time we wanted to make sure we got to see the highlights. This tour was perfect for that. There were 6 of us (4 kids, ages 11 to 14) and we fit...More

1  Thank RedLawnmower
Reviewed January 16, 2018
Excellent Activity - The Tour Guide was Amazing!

I was a solo traveler, making a stop in Cairo, before continuing to Sharm El Sheikh. Decided to book this 2 day tour because of the good reviews and it did not disappoint. Fatma was my Tour Guide and Ahmed our Driver. We had so...More

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