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

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What to Expect
At 8:00 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 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.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Centrally located Cairo and Giza hotels
Departure Time
8:00 AM
Duration
8h
Inclusions
  • Entrance fees
  • Lunch
  • camel ride
  • Qualified Egyptologist guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Snacks
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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By: Upper Egypt Tours
92 reviews
Certificate of Excellence
JenRoss27
Aruba
10
Amazing tour and tour guide!
I'm so impressed with this tour! It has an amazing itinerary, with nice variety in these four excellent stops. I
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JacquelineSRogers
10
Jacqueline Rogers
This was the best tour! Our guide Tamer was so knowledgeable and adapted the tour to what we wanted to do and eat.
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WalkaliensEgypt
10
Justin
Tamir was great. He explained everything well and made sure I knew what I was seeing! Had a fun time!
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travellerD8599DP
New York City, New York
60
Really Great Experience!
Our guide was really knowledgeable, the tour was excellent it was amazing to fit all those sites into one day and
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ruubbish
10
tour of cario
The tour guide did not turn up so we had to arrange another tour which at short notice coast us double the
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Hua Yuen H
30
Pyramid Tour with Mohsen
I was initially apprehensive of this tour due to not having confirmation of a pickup point until the morning of
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Stefvera
43
Best of the best!
This tour itself takes you to some of the most fascinating sites in Cairo and Giza, indulges you with the most
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Michael C
10
Excellent choice for a short visit to Cairo
This was an excellent tour and despite the packed list of sites did not feel rushed. Dahlia is very knowledgeable
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AndreaN3394
53
Wonderful Tour
Very knowledgable, and informative tour guide. Tour was very organized, and tour guide, Mervat, was patient, and
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HaHaHoHoHeHeHaHa
Hackettstown, New Jersey
4017
Never Showed Up!!
The tour company never showed up to pick me up at my hotel. They did not answer our calls when Viator or I
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traveller10689
30
Awesome!
The shows were very entertaining and the open buffet was good. Omar, not only our tour guide, but also a good
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Cschuch
12238
Beautiful experience
We had Tamer for our tour guide. Booked this through Expedia. We were a little nervous at first with tight
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dwreimer
Bismarck, North Dakota
43
Ahmed Mohsen
Ahmed is a great tour guide and a great guy. He represents Egypt well and made our tour of the pyramid sites
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Donald C
10
Mr.
Fantastic, informative and exciting trip to the historic pyramids at 4 locations outside Cairo. Our guide was
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AfricanTravelBae
43
My tour guide Mohsen was awesome!
My tour guide Mohsen was punctual, knowledgeable and fun. Very fluent in English. I learned so much. And I had the
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  • Duration: 8h
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