Cairo trips starts in the early morning hours, you will be picked up from the hotel around 02am. The journey will take around 5 hours with the short break for refreshment (from Makadi hotels you need to count one hour more). The bus arrives to Cairo around 08am. The program can start with the Giza plateau or the Egyptian museum in Tahrir Square.
Giza plateau offers you possibility to meet one of the seven Wonders of the world, Khufu pyramid. You can walk around Chephren and Mykerinus pyramids as well. All the pyramids are guarded by Great Sphinx. If you want to enter inside of the Great pyramid or visit Museum of Solar boat, you can buy extra ticket at the gate.
The visit of the Egyptian museum will be exciting for the history lovers as it consists from Egyptian treasures of all ages. The most famous is the treasure of young king Tutankhamun, which takes big part of the exhibition. You can see the biggest treasure of Egypt, The Golden Musk of Tutankhamun and Golden Sarcophagus from 110 kg of pure gold. The entrance to two Royal Mummies rooms in Museum is extra charged, but definitely worth of the visit.
Between the sightseeing you will stop for the lunch (included in the price, drinks extra). To complete the program the guide will bring you to Perfume museum where you can discover natural oils and essences, many of them connected with the ancient Egypt (lotus, papyrus etc.) and Papyrus institute, where you will be explained how the famous souvenir from the flowers is made.
The bus will leave Cairo in the late afternoon to arrive to Hurghada around 10-11pm.
Days of the trip:
Giza plateu entrance, Egyptian Museum
Not included in the price:
Entrance inside of the Big pyramid and Solar boat
Photos fee in the museum
Please note that there is extra charge +5 £ p.P. from hotels from Makadi and 10 £ from Safaga.