Even if you only have a few days to spend in Egypt, this 4-day customized travel package to Cairo and pyramids will take you to the best places to visit in Egypt.
Pyramid lovers will enjoy exploring the Egyptian highlights on a private guided tour discovering the Great Pyramids of Giza. Your trained and experienc ed Egyptologist will take you through the Step Pyramid of Djoser, Saqqara monuments, ancient Memphis, the Solar Boat, Cepheren Pyramid and the famous Sphinx. The Pyramids weekend is one of the best ways to experience the mysteries of Egypt. We customize each tour; therefore don’t hesitate to ask for your personal requests.
After getting up close and personal withthe Pyramids, travel with your private guide to the desert on horse or camel to witness the amazing panoramic views of the Great Pyramids at sunset.
The Pyramids of Egypt tour package also introduces you to one of the world’s great megacities, Cairo. Cairo is a welcoming and vibrant city; it is home to some of the most amazing Pharaonic, Coptic, and Islamic sites in Egypt. The weather in Cairo is moderate and low in humidity almost year round.
While in Cairo, get a private guided tour of the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, where you’ll learn about Egypt’s famous King Tut, mummies and the mummification process. Additionally, you’ll tour the Egyptian Museum in Tahir Square, which covers nearly 5000 years of Egypt’s history.
In Old Cairo, enjoy a private guided tour of El Moez Street to explore the intricate architecture of fortress of Babylon, El-Fustat, Al Azhar Mosque, and Khan Al Khalili.
This customized Egypt tour includes accommodations at one of the most luxurious hotels by the Giza Pyramids, Le Meridien Pyramids Hotel, a private guide, a private vehicle, a private driver, entrance fees, taxes, and much more!
You can choose this 4-day itinerary or customize your own and create it from scratch based on your own schedule at no additional cost.
With Osiris Tours, your safety is our number one priority and travel to Egypt is safe. Relax during your trip with our 24/7 support and expert local guidance.
This 4 day experience is perfect to combine with one of our tours to Morocco or Jordan, or if you only have a few days to explore. We pack a lot into this Egypt Travel package for you, to get the most out of your short stay. Check the itinerary to learn about the Pyramids weekend tour.
Osiris Tours Advantages
- Enjoy luxury tour package with a private Egyptologist guide, driver, and traditional Egyptian cuisine. Your private tour is custom just for you. We will work with your needs and schedule to see the best places in Egypt.
- Avoid the crowds with your own private guide & private vehicle during your tour around the Great Pyramids, Memphis, Saqqara, and the Solar Boat.
- Spend a private evening on dining at a traditional Egyptian restaurant and a private tour around old Cairo.
- Plan a weekend tour that has all the “must see” sights in Cairo while staying in comfortable and luxurious hotel, Le Meridien Pyramids in Giza
Day 1: Arrival in Cairo
Meet an Osiris tours representative upon your arrival to the Cairo airport. Our representative will help to facilitate the Egypt entry visa process for you; Egypt entry visa is already included. After getting entry visa, our representative will escort you through customs and immigration. A private vehicle and a private driver will be waiting for you to transfer you up to Le Meridien hotel.
Accommodation: Le Meridien Pyramids (5*)
Le Meridien Pyramids Hotel has a wonderful location by the Great Pyramids with its own landscaped gardens. The hotel is located southwest of Cairo and less than one mile from the Sphinx and the Great Pyramid. It is a twenty minutes drive from the city center and 45 minutes from Cairo International Airport. With optimum taste and comfort in mind, the state of the art rooms and suites are generously sized, offering the latest in-room facilities and services. Non-smoking rooms and rooms modified for disabled guests are also available. Recreation and entertainment facilities include a health and fitness center, a heated outdoor pool (seasonal), tanning beds and live entertainment.
Day 2 – Giza
Enjoy this customized guided tour, which explores the Great Pyramids, ancient Memphis, Saqqara, the Solar Boat, Chephren Pyramid, and the famous Sphinx.
You will start with the Great Pyramids, as it is few minutes away from your hotel. Most Egyptologists believe that the Giza Pyramids were built to be tombs for the ancient Egyptian pharaohs. However, historians still have not found any remains of mummies or any people inside any of the halls or chambers of the pyramids.
In the 9th century AD they did find a granite sarcophagus inside the Great Pyramid but it was entirely empty. The private tour includes entry to the Great Pyramid and a private tour to the solar boat.
The customized tour also includes a private tour to Saqqara monuments.
There you will visit the highlight of Saqqara, The Step Pyramid of Djoser, which is considered to be the first pyramid built in Egypt. Djoser Step Pyramids were built a full one hundred years before the work on the Great pyramids even began.
For a structure that is over 4,600 years old and is 200 feet tall, the Step Pyramid of Djoser was the perfect introduction to Egyptian pyramids, and they only got better after that, giving us the most amazing architecture in the ancient history. This tour includes a private vehicle with driver, a trained Egyptologist guide with a private vehicle and driver.
After touring the Saqqara and Memphis, a buffet lunch at one of the best local restaurants is provided.
In the afternoon, you will be picked up before sunset from your hotel to travel to the desert around the Great Pyramids for a new adventure. Your private Egyptologist guide will lead you out into the desert on your choice of camel or horse, where you can enjoy watching the sunset with a panoramic view of the Great Pyramids. This is a unique luxury experience to enjoy the best of the Great Pyramids.
After the camel or horse ride, you will enjoy a special evening with Egyptian dinner at a great Bedouin restaurant by the Great Sphinx.
Accommodation: Le Meridien Pyramids (5*)
Day 3: Cairo
Discover the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities and its Mummy Room with your private trained Egyptologist guide. The museum holds the collections of the tomb of King Tut, Egypt’s most famous boy King.
No tour to Egypt is complete without a private trip to the Egyptian museum in Tahrir Square.
The original collection of the Egyptian museum was established in the late 19th century when the objects were moved in 1891 to the palace of Ismail Pasha in Giza. In 1902 the collections moved to the current building at Tahrir Square, which is the first purpose-built museum edifice in the world.
With your private Egyptologist guide, wander around Egyptian Museum, which boasts about 107 halls filled with artifacts dating from the prehistoric through the Roman periods, with the majority of the collection focused on the pharaonic era. The museum houses approximately 160,000 objects covering 5,000 years of Egypt’s history.
The private tour to the Egyptian museum includes entry to the royal mummies room, which displays eleven royal mummies from the Empire Age that began in the late 17th Dynasty and continued through the 19th Dynasty Kings of this period led the liberation war against the Hyksos.
At the afternoon tour, enjoy a private tour around El Moez Street. El Moez Street is one of the most amazing streets in Old Cairo; it dates back to the Fatimid period. During your private tour you can take pictures of the intricate architectural treasures such as Al Azhar Mosque, Bab Zuwila, Al Hussein Mosque, and much more.
A delicious Egyptian dinner at Naguib Mahfouz restaurant and cafe is included after the Old Cairo tour. Nagib Mahfouz is located in the heart of the Khan Khalili bazaar area. A qualified private guide, a private vehicle, and private driver are provided for the entire tour.
Accommodation: Le Meridien Pyramids (5*)
Day 4: Cairo
Transfer in a private vehicle with an English Speaking driver between your hotel and the Cairo airport is provided.
An Osiris Tours representative will be providing airport assistance as well.
Le Meridien Pyramids (5*): Cairo
Le Meridien Pyramids Hotel is beautifully set in its own landscaped gardens with an unrivaled and time-honored location, it is located southwest of Cairo and less than one mile from the Sphinx and the Giza Pyramids. It is a twenty minutes drive from the city center and 45 minutes from Cairo International Airport.
With optimum taste and comfort in mind, the state of the art rooms and suites are generously sized, offering the latest in-room facilities and services. Non-smoking rooms and rooms modified for disabled guests are also available. Recreation and entertainment facilities include a health and fitness center, a heated outdoor pool (seasonal), tanning beds and live entertainment.