Cairo & Ain Sokhna 7 Days/6 Nights
Cairo is the city of dreams. It is everything that one would want and expect of such an ancient city. It has one of the 7 wonders of the ancient world as well as vibrancy, color, stunning architecture, labyrinths of narrow, bustling streets, quiet corners where people drink tea and smoke the water pipes watching the world go by and the ever-buzzing bazaars where you will be swept up in the moment.
Ain Sokhna is a town in the Suez Governorate, lying on the western shore of the Red Sea's Gulf of Suez. It is situated 55 km south of Suez and approximately 120 km east of Cairo.
Day 1: (D) Cairo. Arrive at Cairo Airport where our representative will meet and assist you through customs and then you claim your baggage. You will be transferred to your selected Hotel for a free evening, overnight at your Hotel.
Day 2: Cairo (B.D). Today you will be transported back to the time of the ancient Egyptians. Our friendly guide will accompany you to the awe-inspiring Pyramids and Sphinx at Giza and then onwards to Sakkara to see the first pyramid ever built - the Step Pyramid of Zosser. Early evening embark on a traditional felucca and sail the Nile while watching Cairo by night, overnight at your Hotel.
Day 3: Cairo (B.D). After breakfast you will enjoy the legendary treasures of the Egyptian Museum. Take a look at some of the most exquisite and ancient artifacts and statues in history. Then see the Islamic areas of Cairo including the Citadel of Saladdin - boasting the famous Alabaster Mosque of Mohammed Ali. Then onto the Coptic area of Cairo where the Romans constructed the fortress of Babylon which is built over the ruins of two towers of the fortress the church of St Mary or more commonly known as the Hanging Church, followed by St Sergius which is said to be the resting place for the holy family, overnight at your Hotel.
Day 4: Cairo/Ain Sokhna (B.D) Check out after breakfast at the hotel, then drive to Ain Sokhna (100km). Upon arrival, check-in hotel
Day 5: Ain Sokhna (B.D). Free day at leisure to relax.
Day 6: Ain Sokhna (B.D). Free day at leisure to relax.
Day 7: Ain Sokhna/Cairo (B). Check-out after breakfast and transfer to Cairo International Airport for final departure.
- Arrival / Departure: Airport transfers included
- Transport: Private air-conditioned mini-van and felucca boat.
- Accommodation: 5* Hotel.
- Meals: (B) Breakfast (L) Lunch (D) Dinner as per daily itinerary.
- Guides: Egyptologist guide in all the sites.
- Tours: Entrance fees included