Experience Egypt’s iconic pyramids by riding a camel across the Giza Plateau on a private, 4-hour tour from Cairo with an Egyptologist guide. Take in the most important sites, from the three pyramids to the Great Sphinx, Valley Temple and Solar Boat Museum, then pause for a classic Egyptian lunch in a nearby restaurant. Enjoy the chance to explore at your own pace, with a personal guide that tailors the itinerary to your interests.
Meet your guide at your Cairo or Giza hotel, and travel to the Giza Plateau in a private, air-conditioned van with onboard Wi-Fi. Get the background and history on the ancient landmarks from your Egyptologist guide, then take in the three stunning pyramids that dominate Giza. Step into the world of pharaohs and priests as you learn about Menkaure, Khafre and Khufu and visit the smaller, fascinating Queen’s Pyramids. Get panoramic views from a Giza overlook — this is the perfect time the capture unforgettable pyramid photos — then visit the enigmatic Great Sphinx and saddle up a local camel for a 25-minute ride through the sand. Head downslope to explore the Valley Temple funerary complex, with the option to see Khufu’s reconstructed boat in the Solar Boat Museum (additional entrance fee required). Relax and cool off over a classic Egyptian lunch of foul, falafel or koshary before finishing the day with return transfer to your hotel.