Private Guided Day Tour Of Giza And Saqqara With Egyptian Lunch And Camel Ride - Cairo

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 Hrs
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  • Departure Time :
    8:00 AM
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    any Hotel or any Location
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.


Visit the most important pyramid sites in one day in this private tour. Start with Saqqara to visit the Step Pyramid, the pyramid of Teti and the tomb of Kagemni, then you will have a typical Egyptian lunch (foul, falafel or koshary). Afterwards you will go to Giza plateau to visit the Pyramids of giza and the Sphinx.


  • Step back in time on a history tour
  • Likely to Sell Out
  • Led by a qualified Egyptologist
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors

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Start your tour at 8am from your hotel with your private professional tour guide in your private, a/c van to follow the steps of Pharaohs in buildings their tombs and pyramids as the first and oldest building of stone was the Step Pyramid of King Zoser in Saqqara (c. 2700 B.C.). In Saqqara you will also enter the pyramid of Teti (c. 2200 B.C.) and marvel at the ancient religious funerary pyramid texts and go inside the tomb of the High Priest, Kagemni (c.2200 B.C.) and watch the vivid daily life scenes on the walls.

Afterwards you will have a typical Egyptian lunch of one of the following: Foul (Foul Medames): warmed fava beans served with garlic onion and cumin; falafel: deep-fried patty made from ground fava beans, served in a pita with salads, pickles and hot sauce; or koshary: mix of rice, macaroni and black lentils, tomato sauce, fried onion and chickpeas. Then you will visit Giza plateau where you will stop first at the Great Pyramid of Cheops, then the pyramids of his successors, Chephren and Mycerinus. Afterwards you will proceed to the panorama from which you can see the pyramids together and take unforgettable pictures, start your adventure in the Sahara desert on a camel around the pyramids and finally visit the valley temple and the Sphinx. At the end of the tour you will be transferred back to your hotel.


Local taxes

Bottled water

30 minutes camel ride around Giza pyramids

Local Egyptian Lunch

Qualified Egyptologist guide

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Private tour

Transport by air-conditioned minivan

Entrance fees to all mentioned sites



Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Infant meals not included

Dress code is smart casual

Not wheelchair accessible

Most travelers can participate

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Traveler Reviews

  • 12-Apr-2019

    We had a wonderful time visiting the Pyramids of Giza and visiting 2 more places specialized in Papyrus and perfumes as well as having lunch at a great little place. We were able to go into the great pyramid as well as 2 other tombs. In addition, we also went on a great Camel ride and saw the Sphinx. The pick up was on time and the trip was very organized with a great tour guide and driver. The Guide Amani was very honest about and did a great job. We had a wonderful day and were very satisfied with the outcome. Highly recommended!

  • 24-Jun-2016

    Our tour guide gave us the history of the pyramids and allowed us to get photos of a lifetime. It was a truly amazing experience. The timing of the tour was great. We loved at a pace that was comfortable for us. I would definitely recommend this tour.