Spend your amazing day in Ismailia to see one of the most important international corridors that connects Europe to India and the Far East as well as the oil-producing countries in the Arab peninsula during our Cairo day tour to famous Suez Canal, which connects the Mediterranean by the Red sea.
Price : 75.00 $
1 Day Trip
When you plan a trip in Egypt to make sure to spend a day tour to the Suez Canal one of the most strategic corridors in the world that connects the East to the west, linking the Mediterranean sea with the Red Sea. It has been constructed to reduce the time of passing around Africa via the cape of good hope ships. Through our day tour to visit the Suez canal from Cairo, you will get to see the huge Cargo Ships, Oil carriers and passengers cruise ship going through Suez Canal which was opened for traffic in 1869 and has been renovated more than one time until the last renovation that has been conducted by Egypt's current government due to its unique geographic location. It has great importance in driving development in Egypt and pushing the wheel of the Egyptian economy in the global trade hub and global logistics center.
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Our Professional tour guide from Cairo Top Tours will meet you at the hotel to join our Cairo day tour to the Suez canal that starts in the morning from any hotel or private house in Cairo or in Giza. you will be transferred by an air-conditioned vehicle to Ismailia to witness one of the great achievements in Egypt, the Suez canal. going there is definitely one of the best things to do in Cairo.
When you reach the canal from Ismailia after 2 hours driving including a toilet-break where you can also drink something, we are going to visit the Suez Canal and get a clear view of all the ships passing through this man-made canal from the club of the military while having a drink, The enormous canal stretches 190 kilometers from the Suez city which forms the southern entrance to the canal from the red sea to the harbor of Port Said to on the Mediterranean to the north and it makes the journey between Europe and India or the Far East 60000 miles shorter rather than going through the cape of good hope in South-Africa. If we are permitted we will also cross the canal by the ferry to Sinai and visit one of the strong military points there, “Tabbat al Shagara “ the defensive point which operated the 190 km defensive line made by Israel on the east bank of the Canal and it was captured by the Egyptian army during 1973 war between Egypt and Israel and you will learn more about this conflict which ended with the peace treaty signed by the 2 countries in Camp David and it was sponsored by the American government.
When you finish your day tour to see the Suez canal from Cairo, you will be transferred back by the air-conditioned vehicle to your hotel in Cairo.