Shore excursion and sightseeing to Cairo from cruise ships arriving Port Said Port. Two-day tours to Cairo to see the Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinus, the Egyptian Museum, Saladin Citadel, and Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque.
Starting From $199 | Trip duration : 2 days/ 1 night
Trip type: Private Guided Tour | Trip runs: Everyday
Pick Up Point: Your ship in Port Said Drop Off Point: Your ship in Port Said
Day 1: Port Said to Cairo, Great Pyramids, Memphis, Sakkara
Our Cairo sightseeing tour will start with pick up service from your ship terminal in Port Said, where our REP will meet you with aboard reflecting your name, then you will be transferred by air-conditioned vehicle to Cairo. In Cairo you will be accompanied by private Egyptologist guide and have first step of your Cairo sightseeing tour to Great Pyramids of Giza, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, the tombs of pharaohs constructed around 5000 years ago and great Sphinx - guard of those tombs, with body of lion and human head. Lunch meal will be served during the Cairo tour at a good quality local restaurant in Cairo. Next sightseeing of your tour in Cairo is Memphis Necropolis, the oldest capital of Egypt and the legendary city of King Menes, who united Upper and Lower Egypt. There you will visit a huge cemetery of ancient Memphis city, which was an active burial ground for more than 3500 years, the final resting place for deceased pharaohs and their families, and is Egypt’s largest archaeological site. Also, you will visit Sakkara - one section of the great necropolis of Memphis city, best known for the Step Pyramid, the oldest known of Egypt's pyramids, built for King Zoser.
Free time for photos and camel ride, Then you will be transferred to your hotel in Cairo to have rest and overnight stay. You can attend in Cairo light and sound show at great
Pyramids area or enjoy a dinner cruise with belly dance show in the Nile River, as an optional tour
Egyptian Museum, Citadel, Alabaster Mosque, Old Cairo, return to Port Said
Have breakfast at your hotel in Cairo and continue the second day of your Cairo
sightseeing tour with your guide to visit the Egyptian Museum with the extensive collection of 120000 items of ancient Egyptian antiquities, famous by artifacts of the child king Tutankhamen's tomb, which was found mostly intact. Lunch meal will be served during the Cairo tour at a good quality local restaurant in Cairo. Next sightseeing of your tour in Cairo will be Citadel. Originally, Cairo Citadel is a fortification and was built on a promontory beneath of Muqattam hills, that make an amazing view of Cairo. This is one of the oldest castles in the world for centuries reflected the invasion of the conquerors. For seven centuries the Citadel was the seat of the rulers of Egypt. One of the most striking sightseeing of the Citadel is, of course, the Alabaster mosque of Muhammad Ali. The architecture of the mosque - a mixture of many different styles and it's in sharp contrast with the strict structures of the Mamluk era. Mosque - square in plan, the length of each side of 41 m. At the western facade of tower two cylindrical minarets in the Ottoman style, every 84 meters in height. In the inner space of the mosque is dominated by the Turkish Rococo style and interior win by its dizzying volumes. Afterward, you visit Old Cairo and see Coptic Monastery with Hanging Church. This area in Cairo called "Complex of Three Religions", because there also set the mosque of Amr Ibn Al Asa, erected in the year 642, and Ben Ezra Synagogue, dating from the tenth century. Then you will be driven to Port Said back to your ship terminal.
- Pick up services from your ship in Port Said
- All transfer by air-conditioned vehicle in Port Said and Cairo
- Entrance fees to the sightseeing in Cairo as per itinerary
- Lunch during Cairo sightseeing tour at a high-quality restaurant in Cairo
- Egyptologist English speaking tour guide in Cairo
- Hotel accommodation for 1 night in Cairo at the five-star hotel
- Drop off services from your ship terminal in Port Said
- Optional tours and personal expenses
Prices per person in US dollars:
Number of Persons
Price Per Person
- Sound and light show at the Pyramids in Giza.......30 Euro
- Dinner Nile cruise with Belly dance show in the Nile in Cairo.30 Euro
Accessible Shore Excursions from Port Said :
We offer travel experiences for travelers with many types of physical disability. We are specialized in disabled travel in Egypt and Jordan. We offer private and customized accessible tours in Egypt for individuals, families, and groups. Just send us your request details. Selected tours and shore excursions from the Europe cruises, Mediterranean cruises, and African cruises.
Extra charge for Wheelchair travelers, we provide:
- Personal care from our staff throughout the trip Accessible modern air-conditioned vehicles provided
- Selected hotels & Nile cruises with accessible room/cabin facilities
- Wheelchair if required
Pick up details from Port Said:
- Our REP will be waiting for you at your ship terminal at Port Said with a board reflecting your name
- Pick up time depends upon your ship arrival time at Port Said
- Port Said - Cairo 2 hours and a half driving
Discount for groups:
We offer private tours for groups starting from 10 persons and more with discounted rates
Major Cruise Lines docking at Port Said for shore excursions
Costa Cruise Lines - Crystal Cruises - Disney Cruise Line - First European Cruises - Mediterranean Shipping - Norwegian Cruise Line - Orient Cruise Lines - Princess Cruises - Radisson Seven Seas Cruises - Royal Caribbean International - Royal Olympic Cruises - Seabourn Cruise Line - Silversea Cruises - Windstar Cruises - Celebrity Equinox Cruise
All our tour guides in Cairo are knowledgeable Egyptologists with at least 5 years' experience. Also, they have academic qualifications to make your tour such a success.
All our vehicles are first class modern air-conditioned with professional drivers in Port Said and Cairo.
You can obtain an Egyptian entry visa onboard cruise for American, Canadian, Australian, British, German, Italian, French, Swiss, Austrian, Belgium, Dutch, Scandinavians, Japanese, and some other nationalities cannot obtain a visa, so, please advise your nationality.