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Private Tour: Giza Pyramids, Sphinx, Memphis, Sakkara

Private Tour: Giza Pyramids, Sphinx, Memphis, Sakkara

By Sunrise Tours
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Step back in time to the days of ancient Egypt on a private tour of the Great Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx, the necropolis of Sakkara and the former capital, Memphis.
from
$220.00
per adult (price varies by group size)
Lowest price guaranteeReserve now & pay laterFree cancellation

Ages 6-120
Duration: 6h
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Mobile ticket
Live guide: German, English, Italian, French, Spanish
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  • Gizeh Plateau
  • Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids
  • Private English-speaking Qualified Egyptologist guide.
  • Lunch
  • Private transportation by air-conditioned minivan ;
  • pick up from hotel and drop off.
What's not included
  • Sightseeing entrance fees are to be paid on spot by credit card
  • other Languages Egyptologist guide are available up to request
  • Tipping, beverages, extra activities, and Personal spending
  • Entry/Admission - Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids


Start:Traveler pickup offered.
    Pickup details
    • We do pick up all travelers outside Cairo city with an extra cost
    Airport pickup offered
    During checkout you will be able to select from the list of included airports.
    • Cairo Intl Airport, Cairo Egypt
    End:This activity ends back at the meeting point.

      • Infants must sit on laps
      • Infant seats available
      • Near public transportation
      • Wheelchair accessible
      • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
      If you have questions about accessibility, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number below and reference the product code: 107158P22

      • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
      • Not stroller accessible
      • Not suitable for pets
      • Not wheelchair accessible
      • We do pick up all travelers in Cairo city
      • Wheelchair accessible
      • Most travelers can participate
      • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

      • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

      If you have questions about this tour or need help making your booking, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number below and reference the product code: 107158P22

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      Itinerary
      • 1
        Start with the Giza Plateau. Head and marvel at the pyramids. Take snaps and listen as your Egyptologist guide explains how these monumental tombs built. Explore inside one of the pyramids independently (additional cost) — your guide is not permitted to accompany you. Alternatively, take a camel ride (additional cost) and absorb the sweeping views. See the enigmatic Sphinx, and perhaps visit the Solar Boat Museum (additional cost): home to the funerary boat of Khufu. Gaze in awe at the wooden boat, were reassembled by archaeologists.
 Next, Sakkara, the home of Egypt's oldest pyramid. Admire this incredible, stepped structure for the Pharaoh Djoser, and explore at leisure.
 Then, Memphis, Egypt’s ancient capital and administrative center. Behold the star turn: a spectacularly large, fallen statue of Ramses II. visit a papyrus institute to see the ancient craft of papyrus painting in action. Watch the artisans at work and perhaps buy some of the delicate artworks.
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        Good booking experience and enjoyable cruise
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      • 266bethanl
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        3.0 of 5 bubbles
        Great Museum, poor experience.
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      • Relax722887
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        High price for low value
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        Tailor made to suit us perfectly!
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      • laurafQ5778GI
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        A must do - guaranteed fun!
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      • Traveler60743146810
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      Private Tour: Giza Pyramids, Sphinx, Memphis, Sakkara provided by Sunrise Tours

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