Alexandria Shore Excursions
Alexandria Shore Excursions. Enjoy 2 days trip to Cairo and Luxor from Alexandria Port where you will visit Karnak temple, Valley of the Kings, Queen Hatshepsut temple in Luxor and you will visit Giza pyramids, the great Sphinx and the Egyptian museum in Cairo then return back to Alexandria Port.
|Cairo / Giza / Luxor|
Pick Up / Drop Off Point
|Duration||2 Days / 1 Night|
|Pick up services from Alexandria Port & return.
All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle.
Private Egyptologist guides during the day trips.
Mineral water on board the vehicles during the tours.
2 Lunch meals during the day trips.
Shopping tours in Cairo.
Entrance fees for all Sightseeing mentioned.
One Night Accommodation in Luxor at 5* Hotel.
Flight tickets from Cairo to Luxor and return.
All service charges and taxes.
|Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary.
“Egypt Tours Portal” representative will pick you up from your Cruise in Alexandria Port then transfer to Cairo airport to fly to Luxor. Upon arrival at Luxor, you will be accompanied by your tour guide and a private air-conditioned vehicle to visit:
Valley of the Kings:
The final resting place of Egypt’s rulers from the 18th to 20th dynasty, it is home to tombs including the great pharaoh Ramses II and boy pharaoh Tutankhamen. The tombs were well stocked with all the material goods a ruler might need in the next world. Most of the decoration inside the tombs still well preserved.
It is one of the most beautiful & best preserved of all of the temples of Ancient Egypt. The temple was built on three levels with two wide ramps in a central position joining the levels together.
Colossi of Memnon:
Two massive stone statues of king Amenhotep III are the only remains of a complete mortuary temple. The statues are made from blocks of quartzite sandstone which exist in Cairo then moved 700 KM to Luxor Then move to have your lunch on an island, so your tour includes boat trip in the Nile River followed by a tour to:
No site in Egypt is more impressive than Karnak. It is the largest temple complex ever built by man. It represents the combined achievement of many generations of ancient builders and Pharaohs. The Temple of Karnak is actually three main temples situated on 247 acres of land. Then, you will be transferred to 5* hotel for overnight.
After breakfast, catch the flight to Cairo where you will join your Egyptologist tour guide to visit:-
Giza Pyramid Complex:
The complex includes three main pyramids, six little pyramids, the great sphinx and the Valley Temple. The complex dates back to the 4th dynasty 2400 years B.C.
The Great Pyramid:
It is the oldest and largest of the three pyramids of Giza plateau and the only one to remain intact from the 7 Wonders of the Ancient World. The height of the great pyramid is 147m, the number of stones used in construction is 2,300,000 and it took twenty years to be built.
The Great Sphinx:
It is the largest statue in the world, standing 73 m. long, 19 m. wide, and 20 m height. It is the oldest known monumental sculpture.
The Valley Temple:
A Granite mortuary temple used by Ancient Egyptians for the mummification process and this is the only remaining one at Giza plateau. Lunch will be served at Pyramids/ Nile view restaurant, then move to visit:-
The Egyptian Museum:
The museum displays a rare collection of 5000 years of art. Over 250,000 genuine artifacts are presented, including an exhibit dedicated to Tutankhamen collection of treasure, gold and jewellery which was enclosed in his tomb for over 3,500 years. In the evening you will be transferred to Alexandria Port by a private air-conditioned vehicle.