:: Overnight to Cairo Jewish, Coptic & Old Ben Ezra Synagogue ::


Overnight to Cairo Jewish, Coptic & Old Ben Ezra Synagogue


Schedule:

Everyday
Duration:

2 Days
Pickup Time:

7:00am - we can change to suit your cruise arrival time.
Tour Highlights:

Jewish, Coptic & Old Ben Ezra Synagogue
Hotels / Nile Cruise:

Accommodation Plan A: Le Meridien Hotel
Accommodation Plan B: Fairmont Nile City Hotel Cairo or Oberoi Mena House
Tour Prices:

plan A

Single 2-4 Persons 5-8 Persons 9-15 Persons
410 $ 275 $ 265 $ 255 $

plan B

Single 2-4 Persons 5-8 Persons 9-15 Persons
460 $ 325 $ 315 $ 305 $


Join A Small Group (2-35) Per Person $ 245
Day 01:

Your Tours guide and manager will be waiting inside  Alexandria Port for you. They will be holding a sign showing your name. You do not need to look for them – they will be waiting for you and will find you.

From the moment your tour starts, your guides will give you full attention. Once in the car, your guide will talk to you about all the things on the way as well as other aspects of your tour that will interest you.

Travel to the Great Pyramids one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, enjoy a panoramic view of the Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, and Mykerinus. Visit The Great Sphinx, the Valley Temple & many outstanding photo stops. Enjoy lunch at local restaurant, Then panoramic photo stop for Cairo and river Nile and Cairo city tour.

Move on to visit the Museum of Egyptian Antiquities that includes King Tutankhamen’s treasures. The Egyptian Museum which features artifacts from the Pharaonic period. The museum displays a rare collection of 5000 years of art which is considered the largest most precious collection of Egyptian art in the world.

Over 250,000 genuine artifacts are presented, including an exhibit dedicated to Tutankhamen collection of treasures, gold and jewelry which were enclosed in his tomb for over 3,500 years before it was discovered in the 1920s when his tomb was excavated.

End the day with an optional visit to traditional bazaars then drive to your hotel. Overnight in Cairo.

Optional Activities:

 You can book an evening trip to the fabulous sound and light show at the Pyramids
 Go aboard a luxurious Nile cruise ship for dinner, belly dancing and an oriental show for 2 hours

Day 02:

After breakfast, your tour guide will be waiting in the lobby start your tour to visit the Old Cairo; We visit the Church of Abu-Sergah and St. Berbara, The hanging Church, We will also visit the old Jewish Ben Ezra Synagogue. Enjoy lunch at local restaurant, Then visit the Citadel of Salah-El-Din with a visit to Mohammed Ali Mosque (the alabaster mosque.The Citadel that was built by Salah-El-Din in the 12th Century and was the seat of power for the following 700 years. On the premises is the Alabaster Mosque of Mohammed Ali, one of the landmarks of Cairo whose minaret can be seen from any part of the city.

The Mohammed Ali mosque was built in Turkish style, very similar to the Blue Mosque in Turkey.

Finally, you will be escorted back to Alexandria, where you will have the opportunity to take photos of the famous library of Alexandria and the lighthouse before being taken, by your guide, back to your cruise ship 2 hours before your departure time.

Your overnight trip from Alexandria, with our Tours, has been designed to help you enjoy the maximum amount of Egypt with the least amount of time.

If you want to customize your trip, please let us know.

Notes:
Comfortable walking shoes and sun hat are recommended.
Tour can start from Alexandria and end in Port said or vice versa.

Includes:

  • Pick up services from Alexandria Port & return (by the cruise exit door)
  • All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle
  • Accommodation in 5 star Hotel
  • Breakfast at your Hotel
  • Private English Egyptologist guide
  • Entrance fees to all the mentioned sites
  • Mineral water on board the vehicle during the tour
  • Lunch both days
  • All Service charges & taxes

Excludes:

* Any extras not mentioned

* Tipping Kitty

 

Why pick Pesh Tours Egypt for Shore Excursions in Egypt?

We understand all your concerns regarding safety and security, and that is why we are ranked number 1 in Egypt. We know that your time is limited when arriving by sea, you have to get going on your trip promptly and return in order to meet the ship’s schedule.

  • We pick you up from inside the port next to your ship. Other unlicensed companies can not provide this service and guests are forced to walk 2 kilometers to the gate of the port.
  • We return you to the ship within 2 hours of departure so that you are assured you will not miss your ship.
  • We offer fully customizable tours, want to check something out that’s not in the basic tour? No problem!
  • Looking for private tours? We offer those. Looking to join a group and get a discounted rate? We do that too!
  • We are the ONLY tour company in Egypt that lets you pick your own guide!
  • We are the ONLY tour company in Egypt that provides a backup vehicle along with the primary vehicle in order to make sure you arrive back at the port 2 hours before departure.
  • You only pay for your tour AFTER you have finished and are totally satisfied!

 We promise you the tour of your lifetime in Egypt.