Day Trip to Cairo from Hurghada By Plane | Booking Luxury Hurghada Tours & Private Egypt Pyramids of Giza Tour.
Hurghada to Cairo by plane must be on the top of your bucket list while you are in Hurghada. Cairo private tour from Hurghada is the best way to experience more archaeological sites in Cairo and Giza.
After having your transfer from Hurghada hotels to Hurghada airport and take one hour flight from Hurghada to Cairo. Definitely, your adventure in Cairo as soon as you meet with your Egyptologist guide at Cairo airport.
Explore the great Cairo early morning and discover the Egyptian daily life in Cairo. Hurghada to Cairo day trip gives you two more hours to marvel much more than a normal day by bus. On your way to Giza Pyramids, you will pass by the Citadel of Saladin from the Ayyubid dynasty.
Also, you will see the Alabaster Mosque of Mohamed Ali from the Muhammad Ali dynasty. Meanwhile, you will pass Qarafet El-Mamaleek, or the City of Dead, one of the most Beautiful Cairo neighborhoods.
The city of death may be the only place in Egypt where you can see life and death side by side. Thus, The place Near Al Azhar Mosque dates back more than 1000 years and was a burial place for very famous people. While people after 1950, and 1992’s earthquakes moved to live there. About half a million people live here doing different jobs they sell their staff in the Khan al Khalili bazaar.
Keep enjoying everything you see in front of you and know more about Cairo Hustle and Bustle till you reach the Pyramids of Giza. Now, it is time for the dream to come true and be face to face with the Great Pyramid of Khufu. Again, listen to your Egyptologist and discover some secrets of Ancient Egyptian civilization and Egyptian History.
Explore why ancient Pharaohs kings built the pyramids and how they built the Pyramids. Go inside the Great Pyramid if you like then walk around it, see the boat bits and the satellite Pyramids of the wife and daughter of Cheops. Take photos of the Khafre Pyramid and the small one of Mycerinus. Finally, take a selfie with the Great Sphinx and the Valley temple.
Enjoy your lunch and continue your tour to Cairo Museum and marvel at Tutankhamun treasures, animal mummies, statues, sarcophagi, papyrus, Jewellery, and the Tell El Amarna section. Look at Akhnaton sarcophagus and Nefertiti statue and Amarna letters and Steles. Drive your way back to Cairo airport to fly to Hurghada with unforgettable memories about some of the best things to do in Hurghada, Egypt with Egypt Palma Tours.
Our representative will pick you up at the agreed time at the reception of your hotel. You will receive your plane ticket, check-in and he will drive you to Hurghada airport to take your plane to Cairo.
Upon arrival, your Egyptologist guide will be waiting for you in front of the arrival hall with your name on a sign to start your full-day tour to Cairo.
First, you will visit the national Egyptian Museum in Tahrir square to gaze at the wonders of King Tutankhamen, including his golden mask, most inner sarcophagus, throne, canopic jars, and much more. Also, you will see the beautiful section for Yuya & Tuya with the chance to see their real mummies and funerary objects.
Animals’ mummies room is a must on the second floor before you admire the huge staff on the first floor like statutes, huge sarcophagus, Akhenaton and Nefertiti collections, and the great female pharaoh Hatshepsut.
Freshly cooked lunch in a typical Egyptian restaurant with different kinds of salads, rice, pasta, vegetables, soap plus grilled chicken and kofta.
After lunch, you will visit the great pyramids of Giza and the Great Sphinx with the valley temple. You will start your tour with the oldest of the seven wonders of the ancient world, the Pyramid of Khufu or the Pyramid of Cheops. (entry ticket is extra charge 400 L.E).
The Pyramid of Khafre
Khafre's pyramid was constructed and completed in 2570 BC, it looks larger than the Khufu Pyramid because it was built on an elevated location. in fact, it is smaller in both height and volume. Khafre's pyramid the only one that still retains a part of casing stones at its apex
From the panorama, you can get a great shot of the entire complex. You can also hop a camel from this point and ride to a backside vantage point of the Queen’s Pyramids and see 9 pyramids as a background.
The Great Sphinx and the valley temple
End your tour at Giza Pyramids with the great Sphinx and the valley temple of the king Khafre or Chephren and listen to their stories from your guide and do not forget to take some amazing photos with the sphinx.
Once your visit to Giza is over you will be transferred to Cairo Airport for the flight back to Hurghada, followed by transfer to your hotel in Hurghada, Makadi Bay, Sahl Hasheesh, Soma Bay, or El Gouna.