Memphis, Sakkara .

Duration

1 Day

Max. people

8

Pick up

A private car/minibus

Memphis Sakkara and Giza

You will be picked up at 6 am if your hotel is in Cairo and at 7 am if your hotel is in Giza.

We drive to the old capital Memphis.

Here you will visit the enormous statue of Ramesses II.

This statue is half of a twin statue and the other statue now stands in the hall of the Gem.

museum. In Memphis, where the god Ptah was the main god in earlier times,

there was a temple dedicated to him, which is unfortunately gone, but a beautiful alabaster shinx still remains, which was placed there by King Amenhotep II from the new kingdom.

After Memphis we continue our way to Sakkara where we find burials from the entire long history of Ancient Egypt.

We will visit the pyramid of King Djoser and the mastabas of Merenruka and Kagemni, two sons-in-law of King Teti from the 6th dynasty of the Old Kingdom.

Finally we visit the grave of Maïa, she was the nurse of the ancient Egyptian king Tutankhamon and lived during the 18th dynasty.

She bore the titles of nurse of the King, nurturer of the body of the God and great lady of the harem.

The only known information about her comes from her tomb in Sakkara, where she is depicted, among other things, with the king as a child sitting on her lap.

The tomb was reused and severely damaged in later periods.Memphis Sakkara and Giza.

Have lunch in Sakkara in a beautiful palm garden.

In the afternoon we drive back to Giza where we visit the pyramids of the kings Cheops, Khafre and Menkaure although we only enter the Cheops pyramid.

Then we drive to the Dal temple of King Khafre where we will also meet the mighty guardian of the Giza plateau, the Sphinx.

Then we go back to the hotel.Memphis Sakkara and Giza

The entire excursion day will be accompanied by employees of egypte4allreizen (Dutch, Italian or English-speaking guides).

 

Prices:

  • 1 person 200 €
  • 2 persons 150 € p.p
  • 3/8 persons 110 € p.p

All prices are subject to change.

Tickets to the monuments for children

– Children up to 6 years old free.
– Children from 6 to 12 years of age pay from 50%

egypte4allreizen is not liable for theft and or accidents. But we will be at your side to solve the problem.

When booking excursions, a 50% deposit is necessary.

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Included/Excluded

  • Transportation from the hotel there and back
  • Tickets
  • Lunch (coffee, tea soft drinks and other drinks not included)
  • For the road, there is a bottle of water and a can of Coke per person.
  • Tips for the driver and guide
  • Additional tickets
  • Personal expenses
  • Snacks and drinks for the bus on the way back
  • Egypt4allreizen.com is not liable for theft and/or accidents

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