Sharm el-Sheikh Museums & exhibitions

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Sharm El-Sheikh: Full-Day Tour of Cairo and Pyramids by Bus

1. Sharm El-Sheikh: Full-Day Tour of Cairo and Pyramids by Bus

Take a guided full-day trip to Cairo to see the most important attractions on any trip to Egypt: the Egyptian Museum, the Pyramids of Giza, and the Great Sphinx. Start with a very early morning pickup from your hotel in Sharm El Sheikh at 12:30 AM. Your Egyptologist tour guide will greet you at the lobby of your hotel and assist you to the bus station, where you’ll take the approximately 6-hour journey to Cairo on a comfortable air-conditioned bus.   When you arrive in Cairo, your tour guide will meet up with you again at the bus station and take you to the Museum of Egyptian Antiquities (Egyptian Museum). Spend the morning exploring this massive museum, which houses approximately 120,000 items. See the glittering treasures of Tutankhamun, grave goods, mummies, jewellery, household items, and toys of Egyptians whose names are lost to history.   After lunch in a local restaurant, you’ll head to the Pyramids of Giza — see the Great Pyramid, the Pyramid of Khafre, the Pyramid of Menkaure, and the Sphinx, situated beside each other in an awe-inspiring sight. This complex is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, one of the Seven Wonders of the World, and the only remaining Wonder of the Ancient World.   After exploring these magnificent structures, your tour guide will bring you back to the bus station for your ride back to Sharm El Sheikh.

From Sharm El Sheikh: Cairo Full Day Tour by Plane

2. From Sharm El Sheikh: Cairo Full Day Tour by Plane

Tick off some of Cairo’s most celebrated attractions on this guided trip from Sharm El Sheikh. With round-trip hotel transfers and flights, skip the hassle of planning and focus on enjoying the sights.  View the Pyramid of Giza and Valley Temple. Devote the afternoon to the Egyptian Museum and Khan el-Khalili bazaar. Meet the tour representative at your hotel in Sharm El Sheikh for a transfer to Sharm El Sheikh Airport. Catch a flight to Cairo and be greeted by another representative at the Cairo Airport. Follow your Egyptologist guide to the great pyramid of Giza (if add-on selected), the only existing wonder of the 7 wonders of the ancient world. At the Giza plateau, see the great pyramid of Khufu, known as Cheops, and also the pyramid of Chefren, the pyramid of Mykerinus, the valley temple of Khefren, and the iconic Great Sphinx. This amazing complex of structures dates back to almost 5,000 years ago. From there, be taken to the Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, which houses around 150,000 artifacts that date thousands of years to ancient Egyptian civilization. This is considered the largest and most precious collection of Egyptian art in the world. Take your chance to admire the incredible treasures of the boy-king Tutankhamun. After the museum, have the chance to wander in the oldest bazaar in the middle east, the Khan El Khalili Bazaar, where you can feel the atmosphere of living in Islamic Cairo hundreds of years ago. The bazaar dates back to 1382, A.D., and is just one of the fascinating places we will see, giving you a real taste of the ancient city of Cairo. At the end of the day, be transferred to Cairo Airport for a flight back to Sharm El Sheikh.

From Sharm El Sheikh: Cairo Private Day Trip by Plane

3. From Sharm El Sheikh: Cairo Private Day Trip by Plane

Our driver will pick you up from your hotel in Sharm El Sheikh. You will then be transferred to Sharm El Sheikh Airport to catch your flight to Cairo. Once you arrive in Cairo, you will find our driver waiting for you outside the airport. You will be given the driver's details once you book to easily find him.Then, Our Egyptologist guide will accompany you to visit The Pyramids of Giza and the Great Sphinx. During the visit, you can ride a camel and enjoy a unique backdrop of the pyramids.Continue to The Egyptian Museum, which is the oldest archaeological museum in the Middle East and houses the largest collection of Pharaonic antiquities in the world. The museum displays an extensive collection spanning from the Predynastic Period to the Greco-Roman Era.After the museum, visit the Khan El Khalili Bazaar, which is a famous bazaar and souq in the historic center of Cairo, Egypt. Named for one of its several historic caravanserais, the bazaar district has since become one of Cairo's top attractions.At the end of the day, you will be transferred to Cairo Airport for a flight back to Sharm El Sheikh. Once you arrive in Sharm El Sheikh, you'll be brought back to your hotel by our driver.

From Sharm: Cairo and Luxor 2-Day, 1-Night Tour by Plane

4. From Sharm: Cairo and Luxor 2-Day, 1-Night Tour by Plane

Begin your tour with a flight from Sharm to Cairo. Visit the Giza Pyramids and the Valley Temple, where priests mummified the dead body of King Chephren. Get a close-up look at the famous Sphinx, the legendary guardian that stands by the huge funeral complex with its lion's body and the head of king Chephren.  After lunch, continue your day tour to the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, which hosts over 250,000 artifacts up to 5,000 years old. Visit the Khan El Khalili Bazaar with its numerous shops before overnighting in Cairo.  On your second day, fly from Cairo to Luxor, where your expert tour guide will greet you. Discover the Necropolis of Thebes, the Valley of Kings, the tombs of various dynasties, the Temple of Deir El Bahari, the Colossi of Memnon and the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut. After lunch, visit Karnak and Luxor Temple to see its courtyard and the granite statues of Ramses the Great before heading to Karnak, with its serious of temples built in different reigns.

Sharm El Sheikh: Guided Cairo Day Trip with Flights & Lunch

5. Sharm El Sheikh: Guided Cairo Day Trip with Flights & Lunch

Take a day-trip to Cairo from Sharm El Sheikh with round-trip flights and transfer included. Visit key sites like the Pyramids and the Sphinx on the Giza plateau, and the Museum of Egyptian Antiquities on Tahrir Square. Learn about the ancient Egyptian artifacts from an expert guide as you go. Get picked-up early from your hotel in Sharm El Sheikh and transferred to the airport for your flight to Cairo. A driver will meet you on arrival and take you to the Museum of Egyptian Antiquities on Tahrir Square.  Discover a huge collection of artifacts from Ancient Egypt, including statues, sarcophagi, and precious jewels. Encounter the treasures of Pharaonic Egypt, such as the 6 gilded coffins of King Tutankhamun, with the help of your guide. You will have some time here to take an optional boat trip on the Nile, before stopping to enjoy a delicious buffet lunch of typical Egyptian cuisine on the banks of the river. After your meal, drive out to the Giza plateau. Explore the Pyramids on the Giza plateau, one of the wonders of the ancient world, built more than 4,500 years ago as a monument to the pharaohs Cheops, Chephren, and Mykerinos. Gaze at the face of the mysterious Sphinx, and hear about the solar boat that Cheops built to sail through the underworld.  Optionally, you can choose to use some of your time here to explore the Great Pyramid, or take a ride on a horse or camel around the site. End the day back in Cairo and stop at the bazaar for some shopping, then transfer back to Cairo’s domestic airport for your return flight to Sharm El Sheikh. A tour representative will meet you on arrival to drive you back to your hotel.

Sharm El Sheikh: Cairo & Giza Highlights 2-Day Trip by Plane

6. Sharm El Sheikh: Cairo & Giza Highlights 2-Day Trip by Plane

Discover Egypt’s greatest antiquities on a 2-day trip from Sharm El Sheikh with flights, lunch, and transportation included. With an Egyptologist, see the Giza pyramids and the Great Sphinx. Behold Sakkara’s Step Pyramid and the ruins of Memphis. Visit the Egyptian Museum and Khan El Khalili Bazaar. Day 1: Get picked up from your hotel early in the morning and transfer to Sharm El Sheikh Airport for your flight to Cairo. Upon arrival in Cairo, meet your tour guide outside of the terminal. Begin your full-day tour with a visit to the Great Pyramids of Giza, Cheops, Chephren, and Mykerinos. Then, explore the Valley Temple, the location where priests mummified the body of King Chephren. Get a close-up look at the famous Sphinx, the legendary guardian with the head of a king and the body of a lion. Next, continue to Sakkara and visit the Step Pyramid, built for King Djoser and an important aspect of the pyramids’ evolution. Then, head over to Memphis City, the ancient capital of Egypt and home to the colossal statue of Ramses II and the great Alabaster Sphinx. Afterward, stop for lunch in a local restaurant to savor the flavors of the local cuisine. End the first day with a transfer to your hotel for check-in and an overnight stay in Cairo. Day 2: Start the day with breakfast at your hotel. Check out by 8 AM and store your luggage in the car. Visit the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, the world’s largest display of Egyptian art. Marvel at the rare collection of over 250,000 genuine artifacts that date back as far as 5,000 years. Continue to the Citadel to visit the Alabaster Mosque of Mohamed Ali Pasha before proceeding to Khan El Khalili Bazaar. The numerous shops in this district are known for trading fine brass war, copper, perfumes, leather, silver, gold, and much more. After working up an appetite, enjoy lunch at a local restaurant. At the end of day 2, transfer back to Cairo Airport to catch your return flight to Sharm El Shiekh.

From Dahab: Cairo & Giza Highlights by Plane with BBQ Lunch

7. From Dahab: Cairo & Giza Highlights by Plane with BBQ Lunch

Explore the sights of Giza and Cairo on this guided day trip from Dahab. Travel comfortably between locations like the pyramids and the Khan el-Khalili bazar in an air-conditioned van. Dive into the sights with the help of a Egyptologist guide.  Enjoy the convenience of hotel pickup in Dahab and relax on the drive to the Sharm EL Sheikh Airport. Catch your domestic flight and take in the country from the skies as you soar to Cairo. Upon arrival in Cairo, meet your Egyptologist guide who will accompany you throughout your tour. Head to Giza to visit the famous and impressive pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, and Mykerinos, as well as the Sphinx. After a break for a delicious restaurant lunch, continue to the Egyptian Museum to uncover the treasures of the young pharaoh Tutankhamun, as well as other artifacts. Make your way to the vibrant and colorful Khan el-Khalili market. Marvel at stalls stacked with ornate goods like platters, lamps, and cups. Have the chance to barter for a deal and purchase something to take home.  At the end of the tour in Cairo, head over to the airport to catch your return flight to Sharm EL Sheikh. Once there, be transferred back to your hotel in Dahab.

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What people are saying about Sharm el-Sheikh

Every thing was very good in this trip we go to Cairo. We started the trip from huge view of the pyramids and the guide was very professional and he explained everything thing about the Egyptian civilization and he gave us little book, this book included photos and informations about the pyramids and ancient civilization after that we visited the Egyptian museum and we saw all the statues and mummies inside the museum. I would like to thank the guide and all paradise team they are very helpful and organized. The lunch was very tasty and delicious and the restaurant was very clean and the staff were friendly, the lunch included several kind of food. I recommend this trip and paradise company to all my friends to come and visit cairo to see the huge civilization Huge thanks to paradise team for this great day.

Wonderful experience to do at least once in a lifetime, the journey is tiring but it deserves; the very good Italian guide, I will pick you up in front of the entrance gate of your hotel more less for 00: 20, we returned the next day around 4 in the morning, I fully recommend it !!!

Brilliant tour! We were even just the two of us with a driver and an amazing local tour guide, Jamie! Lots of info in a fun way, personalized daily programme. Reccommended!

magnificent experience organized in the smallest details, a little tiring but it's worth it!

I was shocked from the beauty of the the pyramids, they were so big specially khofo pyramid