Enjoy a unique Day Tour to Saqqara Necropolis from Cairo to see the first pyramid in history, Saqqara Step Pyramid which was built by King Djoser, witness the grandeur of ancient Egyptian archaeology and art inside the tombs of the nobles with our day tours in Giza!
Price : 35.00 $
Get to see the necropolis of the old kingdom during your Day Tour to Saqqara Necropolis from Cairo, our selection of Egypt day tours allows you to wander in the area where the 1st pyramid in history was built for one of the great Kings of ancient Egypt, King Djoser who was the ruler during the 3rd dynasty and built the Step Pyramid almost 200 years before King Cheops who built the great pyramid in Giza. The Saqqara Pyramid Trip is one of the most booked among our Cairo trips that you can enjoy while having a layover in Cairo or if you're staying in any hotel within Cairo or Giza.
Your specialist tour guide will meet you at the hotel lobby to start one of the most surprising Tours from Cairo, Day Tour to Saqqara Necropolis from Cairo, Saqqara Necropolis is about 30 KMs to the north of Cairo. the first discovered pyramid in history which belongs to one of the most powerful kings of ancient Egypt, Djoser, founder of the Step Pyramid. The striking pyramid, whose mysteries still being discovered until now, you will have the opportunity to get inside one of the pyramids in Saqqara which does not require any additional fees like the Pyramid of King Teti or the Pyramid of Unas, the last King of the 5th dynasty during the old kingdom, also is open to visitors where you can visit one of the well-preserved Tombs of the Nobles in Saqqara, like the tomb of Kagemini who was the son of law of King Teti and the vizier of justice. You will see the different phases of all kinds of daily life scenes in ancient Egypt with all its activities inscribed like collecting of plants, fishing, trapping and animal blessing, painted in vivid colors on the walls and funeral chambers of these rock-cut tombs.
Explore the museum of Imhotep. The museum is one of several halls with more than 500 rare artifacts extracted from the Saqqara archaeological site. The exhibition includes a model of the Zoser funerary collection, and one of the museum's halls is designed in the form of a complete cemetery featuring a mummy, a wooden coffin and a number of pottery and pasteurized pots.
Enjoy your delicious lunch at a local restaurant and you can ask your private tour guide to take you to government authorized bazaars to learn about ancient Egyptian handicrafts and to buy souvenirs that will remind you of your lovely Tours to Egypt.