Fly from Hurghada to Cairo and visit the great Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx, Egyptian Museum, Citadel of Salah el Din and Mohammed Ali Mosque on this great Hurghada day tour to Cairo.
Pick up from your Hurghada hotel and transfer to Hurghada airport for your flight to Cairo. Arriving in Cairo our representative will meet and assist you at the airport before your sightseeing begins. Your private Cairo day tour starts with a visit to the Giza Plateau, home of the famous Pyramids and Sphinx. Enjoy the beautiful panoramic views of the Great Pyramids of Cheops, Khafre and Menkaure, which are surrounded by the Western Desert. Take your photos or ride on camel or horseback through the sand dunes, which lay beside the monumental pyramid complex or visit the Solar Boat Museum. Visit an accredited papyrus factory and/or perfumery before stopping for lunch. After lunch, tour the Egyptian Museum, the largest museum in Egypt, which houses over 120,000 artifacts from ancient Egypt. You will have the opportunity to explore some of the highlights of the Museum such as the Royal Mummy room and the treasures of Tutankhamun including his famous gold mask. Our final visit is to the Citadel of Salah el Din, situated on Muqattam Hill with wonderful views over Cairo. The main feature of the Citadel is the mosque of Mohammed Ali built as a replica to the magnificent Blue Mosque in Istanbul. The Citadel complex encompasses several mosques, the Gawhara Palace and the Police and Military Museums. Transfer to Cairo Airport for return flight to Hurghada. Our representative will meet you at Hurghada airport and transfer you to your hotel.