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5 Day Christmas Tour of Cairo

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Duration

5 Days , 4 Nights

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size

24 people

Languages

English

Overview

Your 5 days Egypt tours of Cairo is actually a 5-day extravaganza in Egypt. On this five-day all-inclusive Egypt travel packages in the capital of Egypt, combine your love of ancient history with your love of shopping. While you might not have much downtime while on vacation, you will undoubtedly experience all the excitement you could possibly desire.

Discover during Egypt Christmas tours the well-known Giza Pyramids and the Sphinx, then go to the regal Saqqara Necropolis to see the earliest ever found pyramid, Djoser’s Step Pyramid. Visit the enormous Egyptian Museum, which has over 100,000 artifacts, including mummies found in tombs and temples all around the country. Last but not least, be ready to shop like you’ve never shopped before and take in the sights, sounds, and aromas of one of the oldest bazaars on earth.

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Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival to Cairo Airport / Cairo ON

When you arrive at Cairo International Airport, a person who speaks English will welcome you and assist you with any paperwork before driving you to your hotel for the night.

Day 2: Visit the Great Pyramids & Sakkara/ Cairo ON

the hotel's breakfast. Your first day of the journey will begin when you are greeted by our English-speaking Egyptologist tour guide at the Pyramids of Giza, also known as Khufu, Khafre, and Menkaure. Here, the majesty of Egypt has been captured in three pyramids, and a Sphinx statue made of limestone guards the entire area.

After that, you'll travel to Sakkara, where you'll be quite excited to explore King Djoser's Step Pyramid. monarch Djoser requested that his chief architect Imhotep design something unique so that the monarch may be buried at, and that is how this pyramid got its start. As a result, the renowned architect constructs the Step pyramid, surprising the king much because it was seen to be a new accomplishment at the time.

Finally, we will travel to Memphis so that you can explore the Open Air Museum and its magnificent Ramses II structures.

You will return to your hotel to spend the night after a pleasant Cairo day tours to Memphis, the former capital of Egypt.

Day 3: Visit the Egyptian Museum, Khan El Khalili/ Cairo ON

hotel breakfast service. Your English-speaking tour guide will then pick you up from the hotel and accompany you as you begin your second day of sightseeing in Cairo. The best of our monuments are waiting for you, so your tour is entirely different and more exciting today.

Start your journey to the Egyptian Museum, one of Egypt's most significant museums and home to many famous king Tutankhamen's monuments as well as other Pharaonic artifacts. Lunch at a neighborhood restaurant.

After lunch, you will be taken to Old Cairo, where you may visit the Citadel of Salah El-Din, which played a crucial role in safeguarding Egypt because it served as the country's administrative center for more than 700 years.

Continue on to Khan El-Khalili, one of the most fascinating and historic markets in Egypt and widely regarded as one of the most beautiful bazaars in the Middle East.

Another evening will be spent unwinding and getting ready for another Egypt excursion in your hotel room in Cairo.

Day 4: Islamic and Coptic Cairo, El Refa'i Mosque/ Cairo ON

hotel breakfast service. You will then begin your tour of Cairo's Islamic and Coptic neighborhoods. This tour is crucial since it allows you to learn about Egypt's glorious past. You will research both Islamic and Coptic histories.

You will go to the Ahmed Ibn Tulun Mosque, which is Cairo's oldest still-standing and operational Islamic structure. Due to its prominence in the Islamic world, it also exists as a unique example of the time and architecture of the classical phase of Islam, or the ninth and tenth centuries.

Afterwards, you'll proceed to El Refa'i Mosque, which is located across a pedestrian street from Sultan Hassan Mosque. Visit one of the restaurants in the area for lunch.
The Sultan Hassan Mosque, which is the following stop, is regarded as Cairo's most attractive and compact structure. The structure was built in 1256 AD as a mosque and a theological seminary accessible to all denominations for Sultan Hassan bin Mohammad bin Qala'oun.

The next stop is El Refa'i Mosque, which is across a pedestrian street from Sultan Hassan Mosque. Lunch should be consumed at one of the local eateries.

Your Coptic Tour will begin with the Hanging Church (The Church of the Virgin Mary), which was incorporated into the Roman fortress's Water Gate's walls, after lunch. Given that it was built somewhere in the fourth century, it may be the oldest Christian church in Egypt.

The Holy Family is said to have stayed here when fleeing from Herod, according to legend. Next, you'll visit the Church of St. Sergius (Abu Serga). Following this walk leads to Egypt's oldest synagogue, the Ben Ezra Synagogue, which was built in the ninth century. You'll return to your accommodation for another restful night after ending this amazing and unforgettable excursion.

Day 5: Departure

Even though your 5-day tour to Cairo was just five days long, you still got to see 5000 years of history and will have memories that may endure a million years.

After a satisfying breakfast at your hotel, it will be time for us to transport you to the airport for your subsequent flight. After assisting you with check-in, our team will say goodbye and thank you.

Included/Excluded

  • 4 Nights accommodation in Cairo on bed & breakfast basis.
  • All transfers by an air-conditioned vehicle
  • 1 Day tour in Cairo visiting the Pyramids & the Egyptian Museum
  • Tour guide
  • Entrance fees to all the mentioned sites
  • All Service charges & taxes
  • Domestic flights: Cairo
  • International Airfare.
  • Visa; We can provide you with your visa upon arrival at your request.
  • Drinks and any personal expenses.
  • Tipping.

Tour Length

3 - 7 Days

Group Size

2-10

Tour Type

Travel Packages

Location

Cairo

Tour's Location

from $1.950,00

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