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Full-Day Tour from Cairo: Giza Pyramids, Sphinx, Memphis, and Saqqara

  • An in-depth, full-day sightseeing tour of the Giza pyramid complex from Cairo
  • Tick off all the top sights: Visit Saqqara and Memphis on the same trip
  • Enjoy round-trip transportation from your Cairo or Giza hotel
Full-Day Tour from Cairo: Giza Pyramids, Sphinx, Memphis, and Saqqara
From US$ 14.30
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Full-Day Tour from Cairo: Giza Pyramids, Sphinx, Memphis, and Saqqara
US$ 14.30

The Giza pyramid complex contains the fabled relics of Egypt’s Old Kingdom, constructed a whopping 4,500 years ago. Get a peek at one of the world’s top historical attractions, which includes the Valley Temple, the Saqqara necropolis, and the mysterious, timeless Sphinx. First-time visitors to Egypt—or travelers short on time—will be able to tick off all the sights during this in-depth, full-day guided sightseeing tour from Cairo.

What to Expect

Ancient Lower Egypt’s great rulers marked their territory with timeless monuments, larger-than-life relics of their once-mighty reign. In this in-depth, full-day guided visit to the Giza pyramid complex, get a firsthand glimpse of one of the world’s most powerful kingdoms.

After front-door pickup from your Giza or Cairo hotel, travel back to the time of the pharaohs as you admire the massive blocks of the world-famous limestone pyramids. Learn about their hidden temples and chambers, witnesses to complex funeral rites.

From there, head to the Valley of Temples, ruled by the mysterious, legendary Sphinx. Get a chance to snap unforgettable photos of the famous seated lion, whose head resembles the ancient King Chephren.

After a savory lunch at an authentic local restaurant (own expense), visit the Step Pyramid of Saqqara, which marked a new style of monument, and the powerful statues of ancient Memphis, built in 3100 BC.

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Reviewed yesterday
Honest and Informational

Highlights: Tito (Tour Guide) is nice, patient, knowledgeable, and passionate about what he does. Getting beyond the wealth of information he provided, he was extremely precise about what was fact and what was theory. On the tour you get to see everything that was promised...More

Thank Ryan D
Reviewed 5 days ago
Great tour

Essam was excellent throughout the day. He is extremely knowledgeable and showed us the right spots to be in and around the Pyramids. He was quite flexible to accomodate our requests. I would recommend the tour to all.

Thank Bhavin G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
An incredible experience!

Seeing the pyramids and the old capital was a magical experience by itself, yet the great tour guide that we had enhanced the experience even further! We were lucky enough to have the tour guide (Ibrahim) and a driver to ourselves. We never felt rushed...More

1  Thank Mona A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Awesome Pyramid Times

We had a great day with Adel and driver Mahmoud. They were both professional, and Adel was very knowledgeable about the city and the history of the pyramids. Emo Tours is a great choice for a day trip from Cairo to see the pyramids.

1  Thank Nicholas S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Adel Hakem was awesome!

Excellent day tour of the pyramids with our wonderful guide, Adel, and our fabulous driver, Mahmoud! We got picked up in a nice air conditioned car and were given water and snacks for the tour. Adel was very knowledgeable and engaging. He really made our...More

1  Thank Katrina N
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3 August 2018|
Response from Austin B | Reviewed this property |
As someone who booked online in advance I can't say for sure but I would doubt it!
Colin S
9 July 2018|
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Response from ComfortablyDumb | Reviewed this property |
The tour in itself does not include the Pyramid entrance tickets. However, you can purchase these tickets once you've reached the pyramids, and go in. Your tour guide will not accompany you inside but will wait outside (and... More