Cairo Short Break – 2 Day Cairo tour
With Connect travels spend two day tours in Cairo to explore Main Cairo sightseeing you will visit Giza Pyramids which consider one of the greatest seven wonders of the ancient world and explore greet Sphinx during your short vacation in Cairo also you will visit the Egyptian Museum .
Cairo short break Package itinerary :
Day one : Arrive Cairo
Arrive to Cairo international airport our tour escort will meet you and assist at the airport then pick up to by A/C car and head to the way to your Cairo hotel .check in at the hotel and get relaxed from your flight trip and prepare yourself at the next morning for full Cairo day trip.
overnight in Cairo hotel
Day two : Giza Pyramids & Sphinx and Egyptian Museum
You will be exploring Giza Pyramids one of the Seven Wonders of the World as well as 5000-year old necropolis in Giza. Being in front of Cheops, Chefren and Mykerinus gives you a special feeling which no one can describe.
Connect travels tour guide will pick you up from the hotel by A/C car to visit to start you Cairo day trip we will head to the pyramids area in Giza, and you will start your tour by visiting the great Pyramids which consider one of the greatest seven wonders of the ancient world. And nothing can be compared to the majesty of stepping on the soil of 5000 years back in time.
Then we will head to visit Sphinx, it is a mythical creature with a lion body and a head of a man, which was built as a symbol of the guardian of the pyramids. Our guide will be there to tell you the story of the pyramids and why they were built.
Then will have lunch meal at one of the chosen local restaurants and prepare for our next stop. Afterwards , we will take our way to visit the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities that is located at Tahriri square.
The first thing that will appeal to you is the superb design of the building. The Museum was established at 1902 and contains the most precious pieces of antiques that describes the Egyptian civilization in its various and glorious periods.
The Museum contains many groups, the 1st group is Prehistory: This group includes various types of pottery, toiletries, fishing tools and daily necessities that are the product of the Egyptian before the knowledge of writing, which settled in many places in Egypt in the north, center and south.
The second group represents the age of foundation: It includes the effects of the first and second families, such as the statue of Kha’a Sakhmi and many pots and implements.
The third group is The ancient era of the state includes a collection of artifacts including the statues of Zoser, Khafra, Munkawra, Shaykh al-Balad, the dwarf Sunb, Beye the 1st and his son Merry, and many coffins, statues, wall paintings, and the collection of Queen Hattab Haras.
The Middle Kingdom Age: This collection includes many artifacts, most notably the statue of King Muntuhab II and a collection of statues of some of the kings of the family 12 such as Senusert I and Amenemhat III and others, and many other statues and coffins and ornaments, and tools of daily life, and some of the Fayoum pyramids.
The New Age of the State is the museum’s most famous collection, headed by the small pharaoh Tutankhamun, Hatshepsut, Thutmose III and Ramses II, as well as warlords, papyrus, ornaments, Akhenaten, Amenhotep the Third, his wife T, the amulets, writing and agriculture tools, In its own hall which opened in 1994.
At the end of your day trip you will back to your hotel in Cairo
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