Prices & Departure Dates
Prices shown are ‘per person’, based on a travelling party of 2 adults. The single supplement price needs to be added to the twin/double price if single rooms are required. If travelling solo, an additional ‘1-person’ supplement will apply
The High Season supplement is applicable to travel between September and May. Please note that there will also be an additional supplement is travelling over Christmas, New Year or Easter - contact us for prices.
Pyramids View room upgrades are available. Further price reductions are available on our Pyramid City short stay when there are 4 or more persons travelling in your tour party, since fixed costs like transportation and guiding are shared across the group. Please enquire for more details.
|Pyramid City - 4 days
|High Season Supplement
Make the most of your time away! Listed below are the optional activities that are available on this trip. Please note that you will need to book these prior to travel as we cannot always guarantee availability of these activities once you are on holiday.
||Carry on your Egyptian affair before or after your tour, with a day tour (with lunch) to amazing Alexandria on the Mediterranean Coast. Founded by Alexander the Great, Alexandria boasts wonderful beaches and an impressive seafront corniche, along which are dotted cafes and restaurants, as well as catacombs, souks and relics from a bygone age.
||The World War II cemeteries of El Alamein. In 1942 the Allies under Britain’s field Marshal Montgomery halted the German- Italian advance towards the River Nile. Marked as a major victory for the Allies, though not without loss of life, with some 11,000 killed and 60,000 wounded. We visit the Commonwealth cemetery and recently erected memorials funded by the Australian and New Zealand governments. Through the arches and beyond the gardens, 7,000 white headstones commemorate the Australian, New Zealand and British soldiers who fought and died here.|
If you are interested in trips with similar experiences to this one, then check out some of the ones we've listed below.
||Shop til you drop and experience a myriad of different sights, sounds and souvenirs in bustling bazaars around the world. Soak up the atmosphere in the souks of Marrakech, barter for bargains at the ginormous Grand Bazaar in Istanbul or lose yourself in Beijing's Silk Alley Markets. Visit the old covered market in Damascus or get some great souvenirs in Otavalo the handicraft market in Ecuador.|
||Sole survivors from the ancient Greek-listed Seven Wonders of the World, the amazing pyramids at Giza are the planet’s oldest tourist attraction! Known as Cheops, Chephren and Mycerinus, the pyramids were already more than 2,000 years old when Herodotus the Greek historian visited them (5th century BC).|
Highlights & Inclusions
Below is a list of key highlights and what is included on this tour. Further, where appropriate, we have listed the items that are not included in the tour price.
- Cairo - city centre and Pyramids area
- Egyptian Museum & King Tut's 9kg solid Golden Mask
- Pyramids & Sphinx at Giza Plateau
- Breakfast daily
- Airport arrival and departure transfer on day 1 and day 4
- Guided sightseeing on day 2 conducted by an English speaking Egyptian tour guide, qualified in Egyptology
- Entrance fees to all sites inc. (excludes optional entrance fees to the Royal Mummy Room at Egyptian Museum and pyramid interiors should you wish to visit these sites).
- 3 nights - deluxe Le Meridien Pyramids Hotel (or similar). Room upgrades, including Pyramids View are available!
- Guided sightseeing of the Pyramids & Sphinx at Giza and the Egyptian Museum
- All relevant transfers and transportation in private air-conditioned vehicles
What's Not Included
- International flights and visa
- Laundry, drinks, items of a personal nature
- Tipping - an entirely personal gesture
The hotels listed below are ones which we frequently use on this tour. We reserve the right to substitute these hotels to ones of a similar standard when necessary.
Le Meridien Pyramids - Cairo
Set within beautifully manicured gardens, Le Meridien Pyramids is a stunning modern hotel affording amazing views of the Pyramids. The guest rooms have been designed with optimum taste and comfort in mind and include state of the art facilities. The outdoor swimming pool includes waterfalls and hydro jets. head to the Citrus Pool Bar in the afternoon for a refreshing beverage under the gaze of the pyramids!
Well located in Giza close to the world famous pyramids and Sphinx.
|Our Rating : Deluxe —
Local Rating: 5 Star Hotel