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Private Day Tour of the Giza Pyramids Alabaster Mosque and Hanging Church

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Cairo, Egypt
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8 hours (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
Offered in: English and 6 more

Description

Cast your flashlight into Cairo’s ancient, medieval and late Ottoman eras on a private, full-day tour to the Giza pyramids, Hanging Church and Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque. With an Egyptologist guide,... More
Cast your flashlight into Cairo’s ancient, medieval and late Ottoman eras on a private, full-day tour to the Giza pyramids, Hanging Church and Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque. With an Egyptologist guide, explore the 4,500-year-old pyramids, Great Sphinx and Valley Temple at the Giza Plateau. After lunch at a local restaurant, fast-forward to early medieval... More
Cast your flashlight into Cairo’s ancient, medieval and late Ottoman eras on a private, full-day tour to the Giza pyramids, Hanging Church and Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque. With an Egyptologist guide, explore the 4,500-year-old pyramids, Great Sphinx and Valley Temple at the Giza Plateau. After lunch at a local restaurant, fast-forward to early medieval times at the Hanging Church, one of Egypt’s oldest Coptic churches, famously built above a Roman fortress. Finish at the hilltop Citadel of Saladin to admire the magnificent, 19th-century Alabaster Mosque, a symbol of Ottoman-ruled Cairo.

Highlights

  • Private Cairo Giza pyramids, Hanging Church and Alabaster Mosque tour, with an Egyptologist guide
  • See the three ancient pyramids, Great Sphinx and Valley Temple at the Giza Plateau
  • Refuel with an included Egyptian lunch at a local restaurant
  • Visit the Hanging Church, one of Cairo's oldest, with origins dating to the 3rd century
  • Explore the 19th-century Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque at the Citadel of Saladin
  • Learn about the history of each site and the eras in which they were built
... More
  • Private Cairo Giza pyramids, Hanging Church and Alabaster Mosque tour, with an Egyptologist guide
  • See the three ancient pyramids, Great Sphinx and Valley Temple at the Giza Plateau
  • Refuel with an included Egyptian lunch at a local restaurant
  • Visit the Hanging Church, one of Cairo's oldest, with origins dating to the 3rd century
  • Explore the 19th-century Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque at the Citadel of Saladin
  • Learn about the history of each site and the eras in which they were built
... More
  • Private Cairo Giza pyramids, Hanging Church and Alabaster Mosque tour, with an Egyptologist guide
  • See the three ancient pyramids, Great Sphinx and Valley Temple at the Giza Plateau
  • Refuel with an included Egyptian lunch at a local restaurant
  • Visit the Hanging Church, one of Cairo's oldest, with origins dating to the 3rd century
  • Explore the 19th-century Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque at the Citadel of Saladin
  • Learn about the history of each site and the eras in which they were built
  • Enjoy included hotel pickup and drop-off, plus personalized attention from a private guide

What To Expect

Summary

At 8 am you will meet your private your professional Egyptologist tour guide in the lobby of your hotel to get on your private, modern a/c van (WiFi on board) and start your tour with visiting the Giza... More
At 8 am you will meet your private your professional Egyptologist tour guide in the lobby of your hotel to get on your private, modern a/c van (WiFi on board) and start your tour with visiting the Giza plateau to explore around the Great Pyramid of Cheops (the only remaining wonder of the seven wonders of the ancient world) and the pyramids of his... More
At 8 am you will meet your private your professional Egyptologist tour guide in the lobby of your hotel to get on your private, modern a/c van (WiFi on board) and start your tour with visiting the Giza plateau to explore around the Great Pyramid of Cheops (the only remaining wonder of the seven wonders of the ancient world) and the pyramids of his own successors (Chephren and Mycerinus) then go to the panorama area in the desert to have a view of the three pyramid together and take unforgettable pictures with your guide's help, move down the plateau to visit the Valley Temple of King Chephren and wonder at the Great Sphinx. After that you will have lunch in a local restaurant and then you will move to the area of Coptic Old Cairo to see the remains of the Roman Fortress of Babylon and the Hanging Church of Virgin Mary (one of the oldest churches of the world).
After that you will visit the Citadel of Saladin with its Middle Ages style and go inside the Alabaster Mosque of Mohamed Aly Pasha that represents the Ottoman style of architecture and dominates Cairo skyline with its high minarets and domes. At the end of the tour you will be transferred back to your hotel.

What's Included

WiFi in your van
Bottled water
Local taxes
Lunch
30 minutes camel ride
Qualified Egyptologist guide
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Private tour
Transport by air-conditioned minivan
Gratuities
Extra entrance fees (going inside the pyramids, solar boat museum)

Departure & Return

Departure Point

Your hotel in Cairo or Giza.

Departure Time

8:00 AM

Return Details

Your hotel in Cairo or Giza.

Before You Book

The fine print

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Infant meals not included
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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Product code: 18966P27