Visit these two fascinating cities. Full of atmosphere, history and culture. Alexandria is the absolute contrast to Cairo and really worth a visit. Including: Egyptian Museum, Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx in Cairo; Qaitbay Castle and the Library in Alexandria.
- Day 1: Cairo
We will pick you up from your hotel in Hurghada, Makadi, El Gouna to take your first class air conditioned bus to Cairo.upon arrival, you will be met by our English speaking guide who will join you during your day tour in Cairo. Start the tour by the Egyptian Museum, time to fresh up and have lunch, visit to a perfume shop, then visit the exquisite Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Mycerinus, the Sphinx with a head of a pharaoh and lion's body, then the Valley Temple and the Papyrus Institute. Later you will be transferred to check in your hotel for free time at leisure, overnight in Cairo.
- Day 2: Alexandria
After breakfast will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo, and then transfer to enjoy amazing day trip to Alexandria. First visit Pompay's Pillar. It was constructed in honor of the Emperor Diocletian at the end of the 4th century. Originally from the temple of the Serapis, it was once a magnificent structure rivaling the Soma and the Caesarean. Then you drive to visit the Catacombs which are the largest Roman Cemetery consisting of three levels cut in the rock. Lunch at local restaurant in Alexandria, and then we proceed to see the Qaitbay Citadel which was built on the site of the ancient pharaohs (lighthouse) of Alexandria then to Bibliotheca Alexandrina. At the end, you will take the air conditioned bus back to Hurghada and then transfer to your hotel.
At the end of your day tour you will be taken back to hotel in Hurghada.