Delve into the secrets of ancient Egypt with our Saqqara & Memphis Tour from Cairo. Explore the lesser-known treasures of Saqqara and the historic city of Memphis. Book your journey today to unlock the mysteries of this captivating region.
Our Saqqara & Memphis Tour from Cairo invites you to embark on a unique journey to discover the hidden gems of ancient Egypt. While most travelers focus on the Pyramids of Giza, this tour takes you off the beaten path to explore the fascinating archaeological wonders of Saqqara and the historical significance of Memphis. Led by expert guides, you’ll gain insight into Egypt’s rich history beyond the Pyramids.
Highlights of the Tour:
- Explore the Saqqara Necropolis, home to the world’s oldest step pyramid, the Pyramid of Djoser.
- Visit the ancient city of Memphis, once the capital of Egypt, and see the colossal statue of Ramses II.
- Explore the Open-Air Museum in Memphis, housing an array of artifacts and statues.
- Enjoy a delightful Egyptian lunch at a local restaurant.
- Experience the tranquil ambiance of these lesser-known historical sites.
- Unique experience: Discover Saqqara and Memphis, often overlooked by tourists.
- Expert guides: Gain in-depth knowledge of the historical and archaeological significance.
- Small group tours: Enjoy a personalized and intimate exploration.
- Hassle-free logistics: We handle all transportation and entrance fees.
- Instant confirmation: Book now and receive immediate confirmation.
- Customization: Flexible pickup times for your convenience.
- 08:00 AM: Pickup from your hotel or preferred location in Cairo
- 09:00 AM: Explore the Saqqara Necropolis and the Pyramid of Djoser
- 12:00 PM: Relish a delightful Egyptian lunch at a local restaurant
- 01:30 PM: Visit the ancient city of Memphis and the colossal statue of Ramses II
- 03:00 PM: Explore the Open-Air Museum in Memphis
- 05:00 PM: Return to your hotel or chosen location
- Hotel pickup and drop-off (or preferred location)
- Entrance fees to Saqqara, Memphis, and the Open-Air Museum
- Professional English-speaking guide
- Lunch at a local restaurant
- Air-conditioned transportation
- Bottled water
- International airfare
- Visa fees (if applicable)
- Personal expenses
- Gratuities for the guide and driver
- Adults: $89 per person
- Children (2-12 years old): $69 per person
- Infants (under 2 years old): Free
Tips and Advice for Travelers:
- Dress comfortably and wear suitable walking shoes.
- Carry sunscreen, a hat, and sunglasses for sun protection.
- Respect local customs and traditions when visiting historical sites.
- Stay hydrated with provided bottled water during the tour.
- Bring local currency for any personal expenses.
- This tour operates daily, allowing you to explore Saqqara and Memphis conveniently from Cairo.
- Please provide your hotel or preferred pickup location details when booking.
- The itinerary may be adjusted due to unforeseen circumstances or attraction closures.
- Q: Can I extend the tour for a longer duration? A: We can customize the tour to accommodate your preferences. Contact us for details.
- Q: Is a visa required for this tour? A: Depending on your nationality and layover duration, you may need a visa. Check with Egyptian authorities or your airline for visa requirements.
- Q: Is this tour suitable for children? A: Yes, our tour is family-friendly and suitable for all ages.