Go on a private tour to the ancient city of Tanis (San al Hagar)or the land of GoHEN as mentioned in the old testament and Suez Canal with your own tour guide. You will be picked up from the hotel to drive 145 km (90 miles) away from Cairo. In the North East of the Delta lies the city of Tanis which was once the capital of Egypt during 21st and 22nd dynasties. The drive will be through the fertile fields of the Delta. The site is full of granite monuments that were taken from (PR RAMSES)the city that was the northern capital of Egypt during the time of Ramses 2nd. The ruins include the remains of obelisks and statues of Ramses the 2nd.there are a lot of ruins of the main temple in the city that was dedicated to the god Amun RA and the ruins of the two subsidiary temples of his wife and his son.The city of Tanis has its religious importance in addition to the historical one.In the old testament this place was known as the land of Goshen, where the sons of Israel (brothers of the prophet Joseph) settled down escaping from the famine and brought their cattle and families here till the era of the Exodus.
- Mobile Voucher Accepted
- Hotel pickup Available
- Duration: Flexible
Departure Time :
7.30 A.M Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 - 60 minutes prior to this time, exact pickup time will be advised on reconfirmation.Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.
Departure Details :
Centrally Located from Cairo Hotels
Return Details :
Tour returns to original point of departure
Cancellation Policy : Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund
Visit Tanis & The Suez Canal Area from Cairo, Departure from Cairo in the early morning, driving(Tanis) the delta capital of Ramses II, passing on the site of Bubastis where the cat was worshiped in ancient times,Then proceed to Ismailia on the Suez Canal for lunch & Return to Cairo.
- All entrance fees included
- Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
- All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
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- Entrance fees
- All taxes, fees and handling charges
- Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
- Food and drinks
- Gratuities (recommended)
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Not recommended for child aged XX and under