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Classic Cairo
   
  Holiday Length: 4 days
Departs: Daily
Start/End city: Cairo
Type of Holiday: Private Holiday

  Scratch the surface of this vibrant city and you will find layer upon layer of history, revealing wondrous secrets, beautiful mosques and churches, unexpected gardens, imposing citadels and of course one of the world's most iconic historical sites, the Great Pyramids of Giza.

 ITINERARY        
 Day 1   Arrival transfer to your City or Pyramids Hotel.
     
 Day 2


  A day to remember! Visit the ancient capital of Memphis, the enduring monuments of Sakkara, the awesome Pyramids of Giza and the fabulous and mysterious Sphinx. (B).  Optional Pyramids Sound & Light show
     
 Day 3


  Marvel at the glittering treasures of Tutankhamen on your tour of the Egyptian Museum. Later visit the towering Citadel, the Mosque of Sultan Hassan and the vibrant Khan El Khalili Bazaar. (B)
     
 Day 4   Transfer to airport for your onward flight. (B)    
                                             
HOLIDAY INCLUSIONS





 
  • Accommodation with private facilities
  • Daily breakfast
  • Return airconditioned transfers
  • Private sightseeing with professional Egyptologist guides
  • Travel Notes
   

   

CITY HOTELS

   
 

Sofitel Gezirah
Super Deluxe

Recently renovated in a light contemporary theme, this hotel offers spectacular views of the Nile.  The hotel features: 5 restaurants, indoor and outdoor pool, sauna and spa.  Rooms feature: balconies all with views of the Nile, A/C, satellite TV, wireless internet, safe, minibar and hairdryer.

 
   
   
 

Cairo Marriott
Deluxe

Recently renovated and located in the heart of Cairo. Built around a 19th century palace on an island in the Nile River, in downtown Cairo. The hotel features swimming pool, sauna, internet facilities and tennis courts. The rooms facilities include A/C, satellite, TV, hair dryer, tea & coffee making facilities.

   
   
   

  Nile Ritz Carlton Cairo
Super Deluxe/Luxury

First hotel in Egypt opened in 1959, the iconic Nile Ritz Carlton hosted the world's most powerful and famous including before being fully renovated in 2015 to bring back historic luxury in the heart of Cairo's downtown. Overlooking the Nile and a stroll away from the new Egyptian Museum and the Cairo Opera House, this hotel features 331 rooms & suites offering city or Nile views, four fine dining restaurants, 3 bars and an out door pool/ spa.

 
   
   
 

Hotel Longchamps
Special Tourist Category

A charming hotel and an oasis of calm in the heart of bustling Cairo, the Longchamps is tucked away in the plush neighbourhood of Zamalek.  The hotel is one of Cairo's best loved secrets and feels like a home away from home.  All rooms are individually furnished and offer air conditioning, cable TV, mini bar and internet access.

 
   
   
 

Pyramisa
Superior Tourist Class

Situated in the heart of Cairo, overlooking the Nile and 10 minutes drive to the Egyptian Museum.  The hotel features: large spacious rooms, 4 restaurants, 2 outdoor swimming pools, health club and spa.  Rooms feature: A/C, wireless internet, minibar, balcony, hairdryer, iron & safe.

   
   
   

  Ramses Hilton
First Class

Offering panoramic views of Cairo, this hotel is very well located overlooking the Nile River and a stroll away from the New Egyptian Museum and the Cairo Opera House.  It offers an outdoor pool, 3 bars and 3 restaurants.  The rooms offer a/c, balcony, satellite TV, minibar.  Rated locally as deluxe.

 
   
   
    Safir Hotel
First Class

Located in Dokki-Giza, 10 minutes from the Nile, the Safir Cairo is an elegant and modern hotel featuring a large outdoor pool and 3 restaurants and bars.  For relaxation, a sauna and a Jacuzzi are available to guests on a complimentary basis.  The rooms are all equipped with air conditioning, hairdryer, satellite TV, safety deposit box and minibar.  Rated locally as deluxe.
 
         

   

PYRAMID AREA HOTELS

   

 

Mena House
Platinum, Super Deluxe

One of the world's finest hotels built in 1869 in jasmine scented gardens across the road from the Pyramids. This hotel has luxurious interiors, a pool and an 18 hole golf course. Each room is appointed with minibar, satellite TV, minibar and internet connection.

 

   
   

 

Le Meridien Pyramids
Deluxe, First Class

Within walking distance of the Pyramids this renovated hotel offers a large pool, health club, 2 tennis courts, 3 restaurants and 3 bars.  Rooms are all air conditioned and furnished with Egyptian ornaments and artworks featuring a minibar, satellite TV, safe box and internet access.

 

 
   
   

  Mercure Le Sphinx
Moderate First Class

This older style hotel is located near the Pyramids and offers a wonderful pool, 3 bars and 2 restaurants.  All the rooms are air conditioned and feature a safe deposit box, minibar, satellite TV and high speed internet connection.  Rated locally as deluxe.

 
   
   
 

Oasis
Tourist Class

Set in lush gardens and palm trees, the modern Oasis Hotel is 5 km from the Pyramids.  Hotel facilities include 4 restaurants, bars, large outdoor pool, children's playground and tennis court.  Rooms feature: A/C satellite TV, hair dryers, wireless internet, minibar and safe.  Rated locally as first class.

 

   
   
   

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