Overview

A journey that combines history with art. Explore the ancient capital of Egypt, where you can see the second largest sphinx made out of alabaster, then proceed to Saqqara, where you will explore the oldest stone structure in history.

In Saqqara you will be able to learn more about the ancient Egyptian art from the intact colored scenes left inside the tombs of the nobles.

4 Hours 18 Aug, 19 Aug, 20 Aug, and more
Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • Transfers from your hotel by an air conditioned vehicle.
  • Services of an expert Egyptologist guide.
  • Water as per consumption.
  • All required entrance fees.

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Any sites not stated in the program.
  • Gratuities.
  • Camera tickets.
  • Personal expenses.

 

Itinerary
  • Sakkara: Experience Egypt’s long and rich history in our exciting double tour to the city of Memphis and the necropolis of Sakkara. At vast Sakkara, you will see the famous Step Pyramid of King Zoser, the first freestanding stone structure in the world. Our Egyptologist will guide you to some tombs belonging to the nobles of the past. They show the beauty and excellence of Ancient Egyptian art on their walls and give an insight in the daily life of Ancient Egypt.

 

  • Memphis: At the site of Memphis, you will see the ancient capital that once stood as a flourishing metropolis during the time of the Pharaohs. The place is thickly surrounded by lush palm groves and bushes, isolating the site of the old city from modern civilization.