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Unveiling Treasures: Hurghada to Cairo and Alexandria 2-Day Tour

Embark on an unforgettable Hurghada to Cairo and Alexandria 2-day tour. This expedition promises a whirlwind exploration of Egypt’s most iconic wonders, all within a compact timeframe. Let’s delve into the enchanting blend of history, culture, and adventure awaiting you on this essential Cairo and Alexandria tour from Hurghada.

Discover the wonders of Cairo with guided tours of the legendary Giza Pyramids, where the timeless Sphinx stands guard over millennia of history. Dive deep into the treasures of the Egyptian Museum, home to countless artifacts spanning centuries of civilization. Venture to Alexandria, where the past meets the present in a mesmerizing fusion. Explore the iconic Roman Catacombs and the magnificent Qaitbay Citadel

In just 48 hours, this Hurghada to Cairo and Alexandria 2-day tour crams in a lifetime of memories. It’s the ideal itinerary for those seeking a whirlwind adventure packed with historic landmarks and iconic sights. So, if you’re basking on the beaches of Hurghada but yearning for a deeper dive into Egypt’s captivating past, this tour is your gateway to a truly unforgettable experience. 

Price from:

460 USD per person in a triple room (group tour).

475 USD per person in a twin or double room (group tour).

810 USD per single traveler, traveling alone.

 

Price Includes

  • Return flight ticket
  • All transfers as per itinerary by air-conditioned vehicle
  • 5-star standard hotel in Cairo on Bed and Breakfast basis
  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Entrance fees as per the itinerary
  • Licensed Egyptologist tour guide
  • Lunch at a local restaurant
  • All service charges and local taxes

Price Excludes

  • Gratuities
  • Entry inside the pyramids
  • Meals and drinks when not included
  • Travel insurance

Children Policy

  • Children from 0 – 2 years get 70% off
  • Children from 3 – 5 years get 60% off
  • Children from 6 – 11 years get 50% off
  • Children from 12 years are considered adults
Highlights of this Hurghada To Cairo And Alexandria 2-Day Tour
  • Giza Pyramids: Explore the awe-inspiring ancient wonders of the Giza Pyramids, including the Great Pyramid of Giza, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, and the enigmatic Sphinx.
  • Egyptian Museum: Immerse yourself in Egypt's rich history and culture at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo, home to an extensive collection of artifacts.
  • Roman Catacombs: Delve into the underground world of the Roman Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa in Alexandria, a fascinating archaeological site featuring intricate tunnels, chambers, and burial niches
  • Qaitbay Citadel: Explore the majestic Qaitbay Citadel, an imposing fortress located on the site of the ancient Pharos Lighthouse, overlooking Alexandria's harbor.
Itinerary
Hurghada To Cairo And Alexandria 2-Day Tour

Day 1 Giza Pyramids, Sphinx and Egyptian Museum

Your Hurghada to Cairo and Alexandria 2-day tour begins when our driver picks you up from your hotel to transfer you to Hurghada Airport to fly to Cairo. Meet your guide outside the arrival terminal to commence your tour.
Today’s tour includes the Great Pyramids of Khufu, Khafre, and Menkaure with the great Sphinx. The only ancient wonder which still remains (Khufu’s pyramid) awaits you. Are you ready to discover it from the inside? (Optional). Today you will learn about the pyramids, their history, how they were constructed, and why they were constructed.

Enjoy your lunch at a local restaurant, then proceed to the Egyptian Museum. Explore the fantastic contents of the historical Egyptian Museum at Tahrir Square in Cairo. Hundreds of objects from all periods of the Egyptian past are displayed on two floors of the museum. Transfer to your hotel for a free evening in Cairo. 

Day 2Alexandria wonders - Fly back to Hurghada

Embark on a captivating journey to the picturesque city of Alexandria, adding another enchanting day to your Hurghada to Cairo and Alexandria 2-day tour. Upon arrival, you will visit the famous Roman Catacombs of Kom El-Shoqafa. The catacombs are huge Egyptian tombs and royal cemeteries with Ptolemaic and Roman influences. The catacombs of Kom El-Shoqafa are one the largest Roman burial sites not just in Alexandria but in Egypt. These catacombs started as a private tomb for a wealthy family, then became a public cemetery. The catacombs house more than 300 tombs.

From the catacombs to the nearby Pompey’s Pillar. Many of the ancient historians did not tell us more details about the “Pompey’s Pillar” but about the buildings that stood nearby and have disappeared now. The hill on which the pillar is erected was covered with temples and houses a long time before the Roman era. It was the place of the Citadel of Rhakotis. A temple was dedicated to Osiris-Serapis was built on the mountain.

From the Pompey’s Pillar to the magnificent Citadel of Qaitbay. The Citadel of Qaitbay in Alexandria is one of the most important fortifications in Egypt. It was constructed by Sultan Al-Ashraf Qaitbay to defend Egypt against the Ottomans/Turks.

You will end your tour in Alexandria by visiting the Library of Alexandria from the outside. Enjoy your lunch at a local restaurant. Travel back to Cairo Airport to fly back to Hurghada. Transfer from Hurghada Airport to your hotel in Hurghada.

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