Private Day Tour to Giza and Saqqara with Guide
During this Cairo guided tour, you get to see the ancient Pyramidsand Tombs of Sakkara. Sakkara, a town known for its plenty of cemeteries. It was the famed necropolis of Memphis. During the trip, you get to see the inscribed text inside of the Pyramid of Teti. The Pyramid of Teti stands at over 50 meters tall and a base of over 70 meters. You get to see the pyramids text inside this smooth-sided pyramid. It is known to be the second pyramid with inscribed pyramid text after the Pyramid of Unas. The inscribed texts are spells for the King's afterlife.
From there, you move to see the Tomb of Kagemni. Kagemni-Memi, who built the tomb of Kagemni, was the Chief Justice and Vizier of Pharaoh Teti. Chief Justice and Vizier was the highest office in ancient Egypt's bureaucracy. Kagemni-Memi was also the Pharaoh's son-in-law so, the King trusted him. The tomb of Kagemni is located in what is called the "street of tombs" beside the Pyramid of Teti. The tomb of Kagemni, also known as Memi, has carvings all over it walls. It is a burial ground for some of the officials of ancient Egypt.
On this guided tour, you will see the beauty ofGiza pyramidsduring a Camel ride. See the magnificence of the Sphinx facing from East to West. The Sphinx is a combination of the parts. It is Human in head and Lion in the body. You also get to see the Trinity Pyramids of the pyramid complex. They are starting with The Pyramid of Cheops, also known as the Great Pyramid of Giza. Then to the Pyramid of Chephren and the Pyramid of Mycerinus.
WiFi in your van
25 minute camel ride in Giza
Qualified Egyptologist guide
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Transport by air-conditioned minivan
What's not included
Food and drinks, unless specified
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- Pickup time at 8am
- Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
- Dress code is smart casual