Private Tour: Memphis and Sakkara

Private Tour: Memphis and Sakkara

Discover Memphis and Sakkara, two of Egypt's most important archaeological treasures. Sakkara is home to the oldest pyramid in Egypt, and Memphis was the former capital founded in 3,100 BC.

Itinerary
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Stop At: Memphis and Sakkara, Saqqara 12919 Egypt

Memphis, founded around 3,100 BC, is the legendary city of Menes, the King who united Upper and Lower Egypt. Early on, Memphis was more like a fortress from which Menes controlled the land and water routes between Upper Egypt and the Delta. Having probably originated in Upper Egypt, from Memphis, he could control the conquered people of Lower Egypt.


Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids, Al Giza Desert, Saqqara 12919 Egypt

Sakkara is one section of the great necropolis of Memphis, the Old Kingdom capital and the kings of the 1st Dynasty as well as that of the 2nd Dynasty. are mostly buried in this section of the Memphis necropolis. Three major discoveries have recently been made at Sakkara, including a prime minister's tomb, a queen's pyramid, and the tomb of the son of a dynasty founding king.

This is a private tour allowing you to determine the amount of time spent at each site during the tour. In addition, you will have the chance to visit a Papyrus Institute to see how this famous artwork is made and have the chance to purchase genuine items if you wish. If you do not want to include this visit, just inform your guide of the day.

Duration: 1 hour



Informacion Adicional
"Infants must sit on laps"
"Transportation is wheelchair accessible"
"Wheelchair accessible"
"Stroller accessible"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"



Start Time: 09:00 AM
Duration: 3 Hours
Start location: Traveler pickup is offered
Private transportation by air-conditioned minivans; pick up from the hotel and drop off.


Airports

  • Cairo Intl Airport, Cairo Egypt


Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.

Included

  • Experience a Private and an expert Qualified Egyptologist guide.
  • Private transportation by air-conditioned minivans ; pick up from hotel and drop off.
  • Lunch (if option selected)
  • Egyptologist the languages included in the pricing (English,French…)
  • Entry/Admission - Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids
  • Entry/Admission - Memphis and Sakkara

Not Included

  • Gratuities
  • A supplement for the Russian language Guide is 800L.E
  • Transfer Supplement to/from region of 6th of Oct. 1000 L.E Round-Trip/car
  • Transfer Supplement to/from region of N.A.Capital 1000 L.E Round-Trip/car
  • Transfer Supplement to/from region of Settlement 1000 L.E Round-Trip/car

Facilities


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