Cairo (Port Said)
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Optional Private Excursions available for purchase

Avoid the crowds and hustle and bustle associated with a group activity. For a memorable trip ashore, we invite you to consider a private shore excursion. Enjoy the undivided attention of your own driver/guide and the flexibility of experiencing the aspects of the local culture that most interest you. Below are just some samples of the private shore excursions we can arrange for you. Give us a call or email us. Let us personalize your experience!

Port Said-The Great Pyramids, the Sphinx, the Egyptian Museum and Tented lunch at the Pyramids - 13 hours

Transfer in deluxe air-conditioned coach to Giza.

Pyramids:
Start your tour today by the Great Pyramids of Giza. The only present-day survivors of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, they are among the world's greatest tourist attractions and never lose their ability to inspire and overwhelm visitors. You will be able to enter inside one of these fabulous monuments "Mycerinus or Chephren") and explore the mysteries of its ancient past for yourself.

Lunch at an elegant Tent at Pyramids:

- Proceed to a fabulous tented lunch experience with the Pyramids as a panoramic backdrop.

- Welcome reception: A welcome Zaffa of folkloric musicians will line the entrance pathway to your tent, where white-gloved waiters will hand out cool scented towels and chilled juices.

- Lunch and Entertainment: Inside, a set-up of traditional low chairs and brass tables will be laid with fresh flowers and oriental mezza, on a carpeted floor. A string quartet and Egypt's premiere harpist will be playing to one side of the tent throughout the lunch, for guests to enjoy during a lavish buffet lunch.

Visit the temple of the mysterious Sphinx, an ancient figure shrouded in legend and mystery. Your Egyptologist will enthrall you with the tales told of this fascinating figure.

Drive to souvenir shop for a short stop to browse.

Proceed to visit the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities.

This afternoon, your Egyptologist will escort you on a tour of 7,000 years of Egyptian history with a visit to the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, which includes the world-famous golden treasures from King Tutankhamun 's tomb.

Enjoy your ride along the desert road to the port and re-join your vessel.


Tour duration: From Port Said: 13 hours
Tour Timetable: Arrival: Arrive at the port (Suggested arrival time before 06:30 AM). 3hours

Port Said- The Great Pyramids, the Sphinx, the Egyptian Museum and Sunset Cocktails at the Pyramids - 14 hours

Transfer in deluxe air-conditioned coach to Cairo.

Start your tour today with a tour of 7,000 years of Egyptian history with a visit to the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, which includes the world-famous golden treasures from King Tutankhamun 's tomb.

Proceed to Le Royal Meridien hotel for lunch.

Lunch:
Enjoy lunch at Le Royal Meridien revolving restaurant, Cairo's most exclusive revolving restaurant - perched overlooking the magnificent Nile and affording unsurpassed views of Cairo - will be booked exclusively for your group.

Drive to souvenir shop for a short stop to browse.

Proceed to visit the Great Pyramids of Giza.

Pyramids:
This afternoon, you will visit the Great Pyramids of Giza. The only present-day survivors of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, they are among the world's greatest tourist attractions and never lose their ability to inspire and overwhelm visitors. You will be able to enter inside one of these fabulous monuments "Mycerinus or Chephren") and explore the mysteries of its ancient past for yourself.

Sphinx:
Visit the temple of the mysterious Sphinx, an ancient figure shrouded in legend and mystery. Your Egyptologist will enthrall you with the tales told of this fascinating figure.

Drive from the Sphinx to the Panorama overlook section.

Sunset Cocktails:
After visiting the Sphinx, you will proceed to the Panorama overlook section of the Giza Plateau where bowls of chilled mint-lemon-water will be offered for you to freshen up, and a brass tray of soft white towels brought to dry your hands. While the sun begins to set over the Pyramids, a fully equipped bar will provide a tempting selection of alcoholic cocktails and fresh fruit punch. White-gloved waiters will serve an array of hot & cold canapés.


Tour duration: From Port Said: 14 hours
Tour Timetable: Arrival: Arrive at the port (Suggested arrival time before 06:30 AM).

Port Said- The Great Pyramids and Lunch on a Traditional Felucca - 10 hours

Transfer to/from Port in deluxe air-conditioned coach to Cairo.

Visit the Pyramids:
This morning, you will visit the Great Pyramids of Giza. The only present-day survivors of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, they are among the world's greatest tourist attractions and never lose their ability to inspire and overwhelm visitors. You will be able to enter inside one of these fabulous monuments "Mycerinus or Chephren" and explore the mysteries of its ancient past for yourself.

Visit the Sphinx:
Visit the temple of the mysterious Sphinx, an ancient figure shrouded in legend and mystery. Your Egyptologist will enthrall you with the tales told of this fascinating figure.

Drive to souvenir shop to browse for 30 minutes

Next proceed to the banks of the Nile for lunch aboard a felucca - a traditional Nile sailing vessel. Enjoy a lavish barbecue buffet prepared in front of you by your on-board chef.

Departure: Enjoy your ride along the desert road to the port and re-join your vessel.


Tour duration: From Port Said 10 hours
Tour Timetable: Arrival: Arrive at the port (Suggested arrival time before 06:30 AM)
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