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       CAIRO IN FULL

CAIRO  7 Days / 6 Nights

 City of a Thousand Minarets

 

Information

What this holiday includes:

 

:: Bed and Breakfast in 3*, 4* or 5* accommodation.
:: Exclusive services of expert Tour Guide and qualified Egyptologist.
:: All local transfers in Egypt - e.g. airport, train stations etc.
:: Private transport to and from sites of antiquities, museums etc.
:: Entry fees to sites of antiquities, museums etc, as listed below.
:: Return flights from UK airport of your choice.

 

What you will see:
(Sites and tours included in the price of this holiday.)

:: Pyramids of Giza - Khufu, Khafra, Menkaura; The Sphinx;

The Tombs of the Nobles; The Sphinx Temple;

The Valley Temple of Khafra; The Egypt Museum; Tutankhamen's Treasure.

 

 

:: Islamic Cairo - The Citadel of Saladin and Mosque of Mohamed Ali

; Cairo City Tour - viewing sites of Coptic and Islamic Cairo;

Shopping in a traditional market (souk).

 

This holiday does not include:

 

~ Airport tax, fuel surcharge and price differences between airports.
~ Local tips and gratuities.
~ Lunch, Dinner and Drinks (unless on Nile Cruise)
~ Entry Visa for Egypt

 

Days

Time

Description

1st Day

PM

 

Cairo
:: Arrival and Check-in at hotel.
:: Your room will be prepared ready for your arrival where you may freshen up before retiring to bed or spend a little time exploring your locality (depending

upon timing of flights and your arrival).

 

2nd Day

AM

:: Enjoy a leisurely morning in your hotel and surrounding area where you

will have time to prepare for your first visit.
Giza Plateau
:: Pyramids of Khufu, Khafra and Menkaura.
:: The Great Sphinx and the Sphinx and Valley Temple of Khafra.
:: Tombs of the Nobles.

PM

 

:: Afternoon Free - at leisure
:: Opportunity to take part in an optional excursion.

 

3rd Day

AM

:: Morning Free - at leisure
:: Opportunity to take part in an optional excursion.

PM

 

  Egyptian Museum - Cairo
:: Visit to the Egyptian Museum - A guided tour of the museum that leads

 you through the wealth of treasures from the Old, Middle and

New kingdoms and where you will discover for yourself the treasures of Tutankhamen.
:: There will be opportunities to buy souveniers and works of art throughout

the day. 

 

4th Day

AM

 

Islamic Cairo
:: With the assistance of your guide, explore The Citadel -

 Stronghold of Saladin and the Mosque of Mohamed Ali.

PM

 

:: Afternoon Free - at leisure
:: Opportunity to take part in an optional excursion.

 

5th Day

AM

:: Morning Free - at leisure
:: Opportunity to take part in an optional excursion.

PM

 

City Tour
:: Sit back and enjoy a tour of the busy Cairo metropolis. As your driver

 skillfully negotiates the busy Cairo traffic, your guide will provide you

with a wealth of information on the places of interest, both ancient and modern.

 

6th Day

AM

:: Morning Free - at leisure
:: Opportunity to take part in an optional excursion.

PM

 

:: Afternoon Free - at leisure.
:: Opportunity to take part in one of the optional excursions.

 

7th Day

AM

:: Morning - at leisure
:: Opportunity to buy souveniers and for some last minute shopping.
:: Free optional visit to a Street Market (Souk)

PM

:: Journey to Airport
:: Airport and onward journey home