The two-day tour to Cairo from Soma Bay is a key to witnessing heaven on Earth. The beauty of Cairo is immortal without equal, only the lucky few can get to explore all of its history and beauty. And the flawless edition of such beauty can be founded in Cairo’s dearest milestones from the Giza Pyramids Complex all the way to Old Cairo attraction, besides more, which will give you the definition of a perfect vacation. A perfection that came as a result of the so many tongue-tying adventures filled with adrenaline doses, especially if our services are added to the overall trip settings, such as the skilled guide, the smooth time management of our Tours from Hurghada’s staff, the superb flights and other facilities. Now, all you need is to reach out and consider yourself the king descending the crown, ruling all historical centers you’ll come across!
2 Days - 1 Night
Cairo – Giza
Pickup & Drop Off
Your Hotel in Soma Bay
Accommodation at 5* hotel in Cairo with breakfast.
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We booked 2 day trip to Cairo and Luxor directly with “Tours from Hurgharda” before we left the UK. Responding promptly to any query or concerns that we may have had. Thank y...
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Early 4am start, arrived by 7am. security as in Europe. Arrived at opening of Cairo Museum and had the place to ourselves for a while, saw Tut exhibition very easily.Excellent. Als...
First Day: Visit Giza Pyramids Complex, Saqqara Pyramid & Memphis City
You will begin your two days tour to Cairo from Soma by flying all the way to Cairo from Hurghada Airport where you will find your tour guide who will take you first to:
Giza Pyramids Complex
The great Giza pyramids complex is a home of the three great pyramids, the sole guardian, "The Great Sphinx", and the valley temple. The Great Pyramid of Khufu is a living miracle constructed in 20 years using 2,300,000 blocks of limestone standing at a total height of 147 m "481 ft" which became a symbol of the golden age of construction in Ancient Egypt. The Great Sphinx is a colossal guardian 73 m "240 ft" high and 19 m "66 ft" wide shaped like a mythical creature called the sphinx that has the body of a lion and the head of King Khafre to immortalize his power and wisdom. The Valley Temple is where mummification took place in the Old Kingdom "2686-2181 BC".
After that, you will have your delicious lunch at a Pyramid-view restaurant, then you will visit:
Saqqara Step Pyramid
The Saqqara Step Pyramid launched the golden age of pyramids constructions, created by the brilliant architect, Imhotep, the vizier of Pharaoh Djoser (2686 BC - 2649 BC). It was built to have a unique design made of six steps and surrounded by a one-of-a-kind complex.
Memphis city, the first capital of Egypt, was the home of the god Ptah, the patron of creation and artwork.
Now, it's time to finish the first day of your 2-day Cairo trip from Soma Bay by checking in at a 5* hotel for the overnight.
Flight: From Hurghada to Cairo
Overnight: Cairo Hotel
Day Two: Visit the Egyptian Museum, Old Cairo & Khan El Khalili
In the second, you will have your breakfast to continue your two days tour to Cairo from Soma bay by exploring all the marvelous attractions of Cairo such as:
The Egyptian Museum
The Egyptian Museum existed since 1902 by “Garozzo-Zaffarani”, an Italian company with elite construction skills to mirror what sublimity lies in Cairo. The museum is an animated marvel that is shaped in a number of two ample classy floors dressed in supremacy.
After that, you will have your delicious lunch at a local restaurant in Cairo, then continue your 2-day trip to Cairo from Soma Bay by exploring:
The Hanging Church
The Hanging Church a.k.a the holy Church of the Virgin Mary was built in the 5th century AD, it is one of the most important Coptic sites in Egypt which served as the headquarters for the Coptic patriarch. The construction & the interior of the hanging church are filled with elements from the 7th to 13th-century artistic design.
Amr Ibn Al-Aas Mosque
Amr Ibn Al-Aas Mosque is the first mosque to be built in Africa in 641 AD and still acts as an active house of worship. It was rebuilt many times throughout the 7th century even today which made it acts as a living example of the progress of Islamic architecture over history.
Ben Ezra Synagogue
Ben Ezra Synagogue is a special landmark without any equal dating back to 882 AD. It is believed to once hold an original copy of the old testament. The synagogue remains in good condition, holding captivating designs and decorations.
Al Muizz Street
The street was the seed of the most revered and feted settings ever all relating to its old history and value of it. Al Muizz Street belongs to the tenth century and hosts within its passages and alleys a number of religious centers such as 1-Bab Al Futuh, Al-Hakim Mosque, -Al Aqmar Mosque as well as other classic places of worship!
The National Museum of the Egyptian Civilization
The National Museum reeled so many people astonished, not only because of its polished pristine corners on the inside and its aesthetic layout on the outside, but also the 50,000 ancient history's rarest pieces that tell tales about the hidden essence of ancient Egypt! The museum was constructed in 2017 with no other equal as fabulous!
Khan El Khalili Bazaar
The Khan El Khalili Bazaar dates to 970 AD and it remained one of the biggest marketplaces in Egypt. It has various vintage cafes and shops that date back to different generations filled with beautiful Islamic decorations.
Finally, you will catch your flight to Hurghada, and transfer to your hotel, thus, ending your two days trip to Cairo from Soma bay.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Flight: From Cairo to Hurghada
P/S: There's a chance of taking your suggestions, that relate to the program, into consideration, including removing or adding any unmentioned destinations to fit with your desires and imaginations.