Early breakfast before heading off to visit to the Giza Pyramids. Arrive at 8am. The largest is the great Cheops Pyramid which was built around 2690 B.C. using more than 2 million stone blocks and one of the 7 Wonders of the Ancient World. The largest is the great Cheops Pyramid which was built around 2690 B.C. using more than 2 million stone blocks and one of the 7 Wonders of the Ancient world.
See the 20m high and 80 ton alabaster Sphinx and then the Valley Temple.
Enjoy a light lunch with a view of the pyramids at 'The 9 Pyramids Lounge'.
After lunch, visit the Papyrus factory and The Cleopatra Palace Perfumes.
After lunch, Drive to Sakkara, 27 km from Cairo to see the Step Pyramid. An important part in the process of how the pyramid evolved, the step pyramid was build for King Zoser.
Then head over to Memphis, the ancient capital of Egypt to visit the Mit Rahina Museum! See the colossal statue of Ramses II and the great Alabaster Sphinx. Memphis dates back to 3100 B.C
End your evening watching the "Sound and Light Show' at the pyramids followed by dinner at 'Abu Shakra'.
- Giza Pyramids
- Entry into Cheops
- The Platform Cafe
- Papyrus Factory
- Cleopatra Palace Perfumes
- 9 Pyramids Lounge
- Sound and Light Show at the Pyramids
- Abu Shakra
HOTEL: Marriott Mena House, Cairo