egypt
"over 50 years of experience"

CAIRO

 

Eastmar Tours Offers affordable excursions and transfers also historical packages

Half day Egyptian Museum

Leave the hotel at 9.00 hrs for the Egyptian Museum , where the finest ancient Egyptian antiquities are displayed,
among which is the precious collection of Tutankhamon.

 

Half Day Pyramids and Sphinx

Leave the hotel around 9.00 hrs the Guizeh plateau ,
where the 3 Great Pyramids stand. You will visit the Pyramid of Keops,
the Sphinx and the Granite Temple .You could also visit the solar boats for an extra cost.

Half Day Memphis and Sakkara

Departure by car to Memphis,
capital of the Ancient Kingdom of Lower Egypt,
which is reached after a pleasant drive across typical Egyptian country side.
Stop at the alabaster Sphinx and remainings of two colossal statues of Ramses II.
Then proceed to the Necropolis of Sakkara, to visit the Serapeum ,
the Mastabas of Ti and Ptahotep, the step pyramids of Zoser and Funeral temple.

Half Day Citadel and Mosques

Depart by car to the Citadel of Salah El Din.
where a superb view of Cairo , Visit the Mohamed Ali Mosque and the world famous Sultan Hassan Mosque.

Half Day Coptic Cairo

Leave the hotel for Old Coptic Cairo, visit the Coptic Museum,
the Old Coptic church" El Moallaka" , then to Ben Ezra Synagogue and the Abusirgha Church.

Half Day Islamic Museum and El Azhar Mosque

By car the Islamic Museum where are kept among other treasures an invaluable collection of Antique Mosques Lamps.
Tour continues to Ibn Touloun Mosque with the annexed Anderson Museum of Islamic Art..
proceed to the Islamic University of El Azhar.

Full Day Tour to Fayoum Oasis

Depart to Fayoum by car, a fertile Oasis in the Western Desert.
Arrive Fayoum and visit Qasr Qarun and the ancient Dionysias .
Visit the Fayoum Pottery School , the famous water wheel and lake Qarun
Lunch at a local restaurant and if time permits , visit the waterfalls in Wadi Rayan.
Return to Cairo

Full Day Tanis and Suez Canal Area

Excursion by car to San El Hagar ( Tanis) the Delta capital of Ramses II .
Departure from Cairo in the early morning, via the agricultural road passing by the site of Bubastis where
the cat was worshiped in ancient times. Visit the ruins of Tanis, then proceed to IsmaiIia on the Suez Canal for lunch.
Return to Cairo by the desert road.
N.B. to Visit Bubastis and Tanis we have to obtain a special permission from the department of antiquities.

Sound and Light Show at the Pyramids

The Sphinx relating Egypt's ancient History in High-fidelity stereophonic sound is a spectacular
show which is not to be missed . Performances start after sunset.

     

Full Day Alexandria from Cairo

Drive early morning from Cairo via the desert road,
3 hrs later Arrive in Alexandria and visit the Greco Roman Museum (if Opened),
Proceed to visit Pompey's Pillar and Roman Theatre.Lunch is served at a local restaurant.
After Lunch Visit the Montazah Palace and Park.
Return to Cairo late afternoon.