Egypt 5 Days Itinerary

Take the opportunity and reserve one of our impressive Egypt tour itineraries. This 5 Days Egypt Itinerary is one of our valued Egypt Travel Packages that will surpass your expectations and will take you to the most visited landmarks in Alexandria and Cairo.

Price : 418.00 $

5 Days / 4 Nights

Cairo, Alexandria

Egypt

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Grab the chance and have fun with our Egypt tours if you're planning to travel to Egypt, this Egypt 5 Days Tour Package will allow you to see the most significant sites and things to do in Egypt. Cairo Top Tours offers you a variety of Egypt Classic Tours to explore Egypt as it should be. With this Egypt 5 Days Itinerary, you will enjoy a tour to Giza Pyramids, which proves the greatness of the kings of ancient Egypt in the field of engineering, see the Sphinx with its famous figure of a man-headed lion, have a unique tour to the Egyptian Museum in Cairo. You will see most of the Coptic churches during your Coptic Cairo Tour and enjoy the passion of the shopping tours in Cairo at the oldest market which is known as the old bazaar of Khan El-Khalili. After finishing your Cairo trips, we will go to Alexandria which was once the capital of Egypt after Alexander the Great declared it to be the center for the administration since 332 B.C until the Arab conquest in a day trip to Alexandria from Cairo to see the Greco-Roman masterpieces and enjoy the Mediterranean beauty.

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Itinerary

Cairo Top Tours tour leader will be waiting for you inside Cairo International Airport upon arrival with a signboard and your name is written on it. You will be transferred to the hotel in Giza by a private air-conditioned vehicle. When you arrive at the hotel, he will help you through a smooth check-in and he will review for you the 5 days Egypt itinerary of your Tours in Egypt and consider revising all pick-up times for each and every day.

Overnight in Cairo.

Welcome Drink

Savor your delicious breakfast in the morning at your hotel in Cairo. After that, Cairo Top Tours agent will meet you to proceed with your Egypt 5 days tour packageyou will be transferred to the ancient Giza Necropolis to see the Great Pyramid of King Cheops, which was built 4500 years ago. You will have the chance to enter inside the pyramid with an extra ticket which is not covered within the tour price, then move to the second Pyramid which was built for King Chephren, the second authoritative son of his father Cheops, Chephren built his pyramid slightly smaller than his father's great pyramid in respect for the majesty and royalty of his father and king. Get to see the smallest pyramid in Giza built for king Mycerinus of the 4th dynasty, you will see how vast is the Sphinx which was carved from one big rock to imitate the face of King Chephren himself with a body of a lion, as a traditional symbolization for both power and intelligence. Continue your tour to Giza Pyramids by visiting the Valley Temple facing the statue of the sphinx, the temple is principally built to perform the mummification of king Chephren as part of the funeral rituals that helps the king through his afterlife.

Now, and after you finish your Giza Pyramids tour, your guide will take you to Saqqara Necropolis, one of the richest archeological places in Egypt, also the home for 11 royal pyramids on top of them is the Stepped Pyramid of King Djoser, the first pyramid to be built entirely out of stone. The tour includes admission to one of the pyramids within Saqqara as well. Continue to visit one of the tombs of the nobles to see the most preserved scenes and paintings for the daily life in ancient Egypt.

Have your lunch served in one of the local restaurants in Giza, then we will be transferred with our private vehicle to the ancient city of Memphisthe capital of Egypt during the Old Kingdom and a very important city during the Middle and the New Kingdom all the way to the Greco-Roman era.

You will be astonished when you see the open-air museum with all the richness of the statues, especially those which were created for King Ramsess II, owner of the famous temples known as Abu Simbel Temples.
After finishing your Giza day tour, we will take you back to spend the night at your hotel in Giza.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Have your breakfast buffet served which starts at 6:AM in the hotel and then get ready to continue your Egypt tours. Today your tour guide will take you to visit the Egyptian Museum, which is considered one of the most famous antiquities museums in the world because of its large collection of Egyptian antique exhibiting on two floors including the royal treasure of the golden pharaoh Tutankhamen.

We will move to the Citadel of Saladin which used to be the center of the Egyptian government for many centuries. Upon arrival, you will visit the Alabaster Mosque of Mohamed Ali, considered a unique imitation of the Ottoman architecture in Egypt and you will enjoy the Islamic Cairo trips with its several mosques and Towers piercing the sky and magnificent colorful domes, which are hundreds of years old and some of them are even older than one thousand years.

Our Coptic Cairo tour will take you to see the Roman fortress of Babylon and the Hanging Church of the Holy Virgin Mary well known as Al Mualaka or the suspended church because it was built above the towers of the fortress.

During our Cairo Day Tours, you will also visit the church of the Holy Family or the Church of St Sergius which was built above the crypt inside which the holy family stayed over three months and the spring from which they got their water supplies, then we will go to Ben Ezra Synagogue which is according to tradition built on the spot where the basket of baby Moses was found.

We will stop to have a delicious lunch then we will head to  Khan El Khalili bazaar in the heart of Islamic Cairo, and explore the walls and gates of medieval Cairo and the old streets date back to the 10th century. 

Our representative will take you back to your hotel and overnight in Cairo.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

After breakfast, get ready to meet your expert English speaking tour guide to start the tour to Alexandria during our 5 Days Egypt itinerary. We will transfer you from Cairo to Alexandria by air-conditioned vehicles. The trip takes about 2 and a half hours and you will stop on the way for a break.

Finally, you will reach Alexandria, the shining pearl of the Mediterranean and the second capital of Egypt, The name of the city dates back to its founder, the Macedonian leader Alexander the Great, who ruled Egypt in 332 B.C.

Begin your sightseeing at the famous site known as the Pompey’s Pillar, built-in 297 A.D to celebrate the victory of a Roman emperor named Diocletian (who ruled Rome between 284 and 305 A.D and also took control over Egypt) following a revolt in Alexandria, then you will be transferred to the Catacombs of Kom El Shokkafa,  which were discovered as soon as the 20th century began and is considered one of the largest burial Roman places, after that, you will drive by the seaside to reach the Citadel of Qaitbay, built on the ruins of the ancient Lighthouse of Alexandria. It enjoys an excellent position, at the end of a narrow strip of land extending into the Eastern Port.

Visit the oldest center of scientific research in the history The Bibliotheca of Alexandria. which once was the largest in the world. Located in the city that gives it its name, facing the Mediterranean, it was founded at the beginning of the 3rd century BC. C. by Ptolomy I.

You can't go to Alexandria without eating seafood! enjoy your lunch made out of the freshest ingredients.

Finally, you will be transferred back to your hotel in Cairo.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Enjoy your gourmet last breakfast during your Egypt Travel Packages. after that, you will check out and the Cairo Top Tours tour guide will pick up you and you will be transferred to Cairo International Airport for your final departure.

Meals: Breakfast

Included Items

  • Cairo Top Tours representatives will assist you upon arrival and during departure at Cairo International Airport.
  • Accommodation for 4 nights in Cairo at a 5- star hotel (bed & breakfast).
  • Entrance fees during our Egypt 5 days itinerary in Cairo and Alexandria.
  • Savory meals in high-quality restaurants during our Egypt Travel Packages from Cairo to Alexandria.
  • A professional English speaking tour guide during the Tours in Egypt.
  • Transportation by exclusive (non- smoking – air-conditioned) vehicles.
  • All Cairo trips and Alexandria excursions are private tours.
  • Stops for snacks upon request.
  • Bottle of mineral water and soft drinks during the Egypt 5 days tour package.
  • Shopping tours in Cairo or during your Alexandria day tour from Cairo. ( if there is sufficient time ).
  • All taxes and service charges are covered.

Excluded Items

  • International airfare.
  • Entry visa to Egypt at Cairo airport.
  • Beverage during meals.
  • Entering the great pyramid of Cheops from inside or the Solar Boat Museum during your Giza Pyramids tours.
  • Entrance fees to the Mummies room in the Egyptian Museum tour in Cairo.
  • Tipping is not included within the tour prices.
  • Any optional Excursions in Egypt.

Price Table

Silver accommodation: Cairo Pyramids hotel
May-Sept Oct-April
Solo 787 $ 815 $
Double 470 $ 490 $
Triple 418 $ 435 $
Golden accommodation: Steigenberger Pyramids hotel
May-Sept Oct-April
Solo 1005 $ 1040 $
Double 580 $ 600 $
Triple 505 $ 525 $

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