A half-day tour to explore the Step Pyramid at Saqqara and its surroundings tombs and pyramids, as well as the ancient Egyptian capital Memphis.
30 Minutes Before Event Time
The tour price is in US dollar, but you may pay in Euro or British pound. The prices quoted per person per tour are all inclusive and prices are regularly updated to ensure you receive the lowest price possible. Once your tour is confirmed, we guarantee that the price will not change.
Gate-2-Egypt Tours does not charge a cancellation fee for tours and excursions cancelled due to force majeure events such as volcanic eruptions, earthquakes, or other reasons beyond your control. If cancellation is due to personal or business reasons and costs have already been incurred on your behalf, you will be charged for these costs.
Your tour starts with a visit to the pyramids of Dahshur, the Bent Pyramid and the Red Pyramid. Dahshur, located about 40 km from Cairo, is one of the most famous royal necropolises in Egypt and was built by King Sneferu during Egypt’s fourth dynasty. Continue your tour with a visit to the Step Pyramid at Saqqara, Egypt’s oldest pyramid, whixh was built by King Zoser during the third dynasty around 2630 BC. Enter the tombs of the nobles and the pyramid of King Tity. Enjoy lunch in a high-class restaurant before visiting the Pyramids of Giza, the highlight of the tour. Explore the Great Pyramid of King Cheops, the second pyramid of King Chephren and the third pyramid of King Mycerinus. Visit the valley temple and the mummification temple. Marvel at the statue of the Great Sphinx, the guardian of the necropolis, with the head of a pharaoh and the body of a lion, a symbol of strength. The stature dates back to the time of King Chephren,