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Egypt Pyramid of Giza Adventure

Explore Giza’s famed pyramids and get carried 4000 years to the past. The Egyptian Museum teems with the priceless wealth of ancient Egypt’s antiquities. While discovering this triumphant city, do not miss the local allure of Cairo that lies in the quiet moments: sipping a sugary shai or puffing leisurely on a sheesha while watching the life of the city whirl past as it has for eons. Be prepared to lose yourself in time as you discover the secrets hidden in this mysterious metropolis.

Giza is most famous as the location of the Giza Plateau: the site of some of the most impressive ancient monuments in the world, including a complex of ancient Egyptian royal mortuary and sacred structures, including the Great Sphinx, the Great Pyramid of Giza, and a number of other large pyramids and temples.

The Great Pyramid of Giza at one time was advocated (1884) as the location for the Prime Meridian, a reference point used for determining a base longitude.

Overview

Experience ancient Egypt first-hand on a full-day tour from Cairo or Giza to the Giza Pyramids and Sphinx, Memphis and Saqqara. Walk alongside your guide as you visit a trio of pyramids and the Valley Temple, then visit the ancient and mysterious sphinx. See a pyramid that transformed Egyptian architecture at the Saqqara necropolis, then explore the remains of a great city that once ruled Lower Egypt.

What to Expect

At 8:00 am you will be picked up from your hotel in either Cairo or Giza by tour guide to start your full day tour visiting Giza Pyramids – Cheops, Chephren & Mykerinos. After seeing the famous pyramids and getting lots of photos then Visit the Valley Temple. The Place where the Priests Mummified the dead body of king Chephren owner of the second pyramid at Giza Platue. Also it`s the same place where you Can have a close-up look at the Sphinx – the legendary guardian that stands by the huge funeral complex with its lion body and the head of king Chephren.

After enjoying lunch at a local restaurant (included) continue your day tour to Sakkara, located only 27 km southwest away from Cairo. Visit the Step Pyramid, built for King Zoser, it is considered an important part in the process of the pyramid evolution, which were made from the simple mastaba to its widely known form.

Then continue your day tour to Memphis, the ancient capital of Egypt, where the colossal statue of Ramses II and the great Alabaster Sphinx are this city dates back to 3100 B.C.

Your tour finishes with drop off at your hotel.

Le Méridien Pyramids Hotel & Spa is beautifully set in its own landscaped gardens with an unrivalled and time-honoured location, less than 1 km from the Sphinx and the Giza Pyramids, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World and only twenty minutes from Cairo’s city centre. Le Méridien Pyramids Hotel & Spa features 641 rooms and suites. With optimum taste and comfort in mind, the state-of-the-art rooms & suites are generously sized, offering the latest in-room facilities and services. Non-smoking rooms and rooms modified for disabled guests are also available & most enjoy a breathtaking view of the great pyramids.

Airfare: This package includes round-trip coach class service for two from any major metropolitan airport in
the 48 contiguous United States to Cairo, Egypt subject to availability. Airfare must be booked within one year from the date of purchase. Airfare taxes and a $25 per person processing fee are the responsibility of the purchaser.
Blackout dates: Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s weeks. Business and First Class upgrades are available at the time of booking for an additional fee. Use of frequent flyer miles for upgrades is dependent on specific ticket restrictions as determined by the airline’s frequent flyer program. Booking & Concierge Service. We provide a team of seasoned travel professionals who will help you redeem your experience. All travel related details and reservations are handled for every part of your experience. We can assist with extra hotel nights, airfare upgrades, and additional guests. This service also provides you with an established network of onsite contacts who can help you book additional experiences, activities and tours.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
Must be booked a minimum of 60 days in advance. Reservations are subject to availability. Certificates cannot be replaced if lost, stolen or destroyed. All purchases are non-refundable. Packages cannot be resold. Suggested retail value is calculated using tariff air rates and rack room rates. Ground transportation is not included.