Minya Tell El Amarna Beni Hassan Day Tour From Cairo

Embark on an unforgettable archaeological journey with our Minya, Tell El Amarna, and Beni Hassan Day Tour from Cairo. Explore the mysteries of ancient Egypt as you visit historical sites, tombs, and temples that reveal the splendors of a bygone era. Book now for a day of discovery and wonder!


Delve into the heart of ancient Egypt’s history with a day tour from Cairo to Minya, Tell El Amarna, and Beni Hassan. This unique adventure takes you off the beaten path to explore lesser-known but equally captivating archaeological sites. Immerse yourself in the stories of pharaohs, artisans, and the secrets of life in ancient Egypt.

Highlights of the Tour:

  • Explore the archaeological wonders of Tell El Amarna, once the capital of Akhenaten.
  • Visit the tombs of Beni Hassan, known for their remarkable rock-cut chambers.
  • Discover ancient temples and artifacts that offer insights into Egyptian history.
  • Marvel at the striking landscapes of the Middle Egypt region.
  • Enjoy comfortable transportation with an expert Egyptologist guide.
  • Learn about the history, art, and culture of ancient Egypt.


  • A comprehensive day tour that combines history and archaeology.
  • Expert guidance from an Egyptologist who will enhance your understanding.
  • Small group size for a more personalized experience.
  • Hassle-free transportation from Cairo and back.
  • An opportunity to explore less-visited but significant historical sites.



  • Depart from Cairo in the early morning.
  • Drive to Tell El Amarna, the capital city established by Pharaoh Akhenaten.
  • Explore the archaeological remains, including the Great Temple of the Aten.


  • Enjoy a delicious local lunch at a restaurant in the area.


  • Continue to Beni Hassan, renowned for its rock-cut tombs.
  • Visit several tombs, each displaying unique art and inscriptions.
  • Return to Cairo in the evening.


  • Round-trip transportation from Cairo.
  • Guided tours of Tell El Amarna and Beni Hassan.
  • Entrance fees to archaeological sites.
  • Lunch at a local restaurant.
  • Expert Egyptologist guide.


  • Personal expenses.
  • Gratuities for the guide and driver.

Pricing Information:

  • Adult: $159 per person
  • Child (6-12 years old): $129 per child
  • Children under 6: Free

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  • Wear comfortable clothing and walking shoes.
  • Bring sunscreen, a hat, and sunglasses for sun protection.
  • Respect local customs and archaeological site regulations.
  • Carry a refillable water bottle to stay hydrated.

Trip Notes:

  • This is a day tour from Cairo with no overnight stay.
  • Group sizes are limited to ensure a more intimate experience.
  • The order of visits may vary based on local conditions and timing.


  1. Is this tour suitable for children?
    • Yes, it’s suitable for families, but please consider the historical and archaeological nature of the sites.
  2. Are there long walks or hikes involved?
    • There may be some walking and uneven terrain, but it’s generally manageable for most travelers.
  3. Can I take photos at the archaeological sites?
    • Photography is generally allowed, but please ask your guide for specific site rules.
  4. Is there a minimum number of participants for the tour to operate?
    • The tour operates with a minimum of two participants. In case of insufficient bookings, you will be offered an alternative date or a full refund.