Cairo by Bus 1 Day
Sharm el Sheikh to Pyramids | Excursion Sharm el Sheikh Cairo by Bus
Sharm el Sheikh to Pyramids. Excursion to Cairo by bus from Sharm el Sheikh, Cairo is the City of 1,000 minarets. You will visit the Pyramids, the Sphinx and the Egyptian Museum, enjoy a city tour through Cairo by bus, with lunch, shopping facilities and an optional small boat trip on the Nile.
You will be picked up after midnight from the hotel in Sharm el Sheikh by our rep in an air-conditioned car to the bus station, and move in a comfortable, air-conditioned bus to Cairo. The drive from Sharm el Sheikh to Cairo will take about 6 hours. The bus is equipped with toilets and washing facilities. There are 1 or 2 stops at a rest house to stretch your legs and eat your breakfast. You will arrive at Cairo in the morning and meet your English-speaking experienced Egyptology guide who will accompany you for the whole day in Cairo.
The Egyptian Museum is famous for its unique collection and more than 120,000 exhibits from the old, middle and new dynasties of ancient times. The main attraction of the museum is the collection of king Tutankhamun with the grave’s contents especially the golden sarcophagus and the incomparable golden death mask which was made of pure gold and weighs 11 kg.
The Hall of the Royal Mummies is another unforgettable climax, however the entrance is optional and not included in the price.
Pyramids of Giza
After visiting the Museum you will visit the Three Pyramids Of Giza which are the most famous and largest pyramids in Egypt. The Great Pyramid “Cheops” is the oldest and is the only single surviving masterpiece of the Seven Wonders of the World. The Khafre pyramid is still partly covered with limestone at the top. The Menkaure Pyramid is surrounded by three more, but much smaller pyramids.
You can decide if you wish to see the pyramids from the inside, however the entrance is optional and not included in the price.
It is the biggest statue ever built, with its mighty lion’s body. As previously thought, it guarded the graves. The Valley Temple is part of the pyramid complex.
During your visits, you will enjoy a lunch of delicious Egyptian cuisine in a restaurant on the Nile River in Cairo.
Sailing boat (Optional)
You can also enjoy a small sailing boat (Felucca) on the Nile River in Cairo, fantastic!
Normally at the end of the day in Cairo you can have time to Shop and buy souvenirs if you are interested.
Finally, after you enjoy this unforgettable excursion from Sharm El Sheikh to Pyramids and Cairo we will travel back to Sharm el Sheikh and arrive around midnight at your hotel.
|Excursion includes||Excursion excludes|
|Transfers by air-conditioned bus
Entrance fees for the Egyptian Museum, Pyramids and Sphinx area
English-speaking tour guide in Cairo
|The Entrance fees for the Hall of the Royal Mummies in the Egyptian Museum
The Entrance fees for the Cheops, Khafre or Menkaure Pyramid.
|Take with you|
|Valid passport with a full visa for Egypt
Breakfast box (free of charge from the hotel)