Pyramids & Egyptian Museum Trips From Ain Sokhna Port

Shore Trips Info
Pyramids & Egyptian Museum Trips From Ain Sokhna Port
Trip duration
Approx. 12 Hours
Starting from
$105
  • Trip Port: Ein Soukhna Port
  • Trip Type: Private Guided Tour
  • Trip Activity: Sightseeing Tour
  • Trip Schedule: Every Day

Departs from your cruise ship calling at Sokhna port to wander the most of Giza historic structures. Travel for three hours to visit Giza great Pyramids, Sphinx and Saqqara Step Pyramid of king Zoser then return back to port.

Excursion Itinerary

Morning pick up from Ein El Sokhna port then travel to visit the famous Giza Plateau, the place of Egypt top attraction. Giza Plateau is the home of Giza great pyramids which are ONE of the 7 Wonders of the ancient world with the mysterious Sphinx and the valley temple of king Chefren.

Proceed to the world known Museum of Egypt Antiquities, situated in Cairo Tahrir square, It was founded in 1897 & opened on November 1902. It is commonly known as the Egyptian Museum.

At a rough estimate, about 160 000 objects from ancient Egypt are kept in the Museum of Cairo with considerable amount on display, the rest is kept in storerooms, it also contains a photography section and & large library.

End the tour with a transfer back to Ein El Sokhna port.

Excursion Includes

  • Meet and greet service at Sokhna port
  • Assistance during tours and excursions
  • Transportation by private air-conditioned vehicle
  • Academic Egyptologist guide
  • Entrance fees to all mentioned sites as per itinerary
  • Lunch meal in Cairo
  • Mineral water and soft drinks on board
  • Service charges and taxes included

Shore Tripping Tips

Options Are Not Included And Available Upon Request:

  • Getting inside the small Pyramid: 06$ per person
  • Getting inside the great pyramids: 20$ per person
  • Visiting the Solar Boat Museum : 10$ per person
  • Mummy Room in Egyptian Museum: 20$ per person

Travelers Safety Terms:

  • Stay assured that we monitor the departure time of the cruise to return in the suitable time.
  • Entry visa to Egypt is obtainable on board cruise by the Egyptian Immigration to all passenger.
  • Security is provided equally for all tourists arriving to Egypt through cruise line or local operator.

What to Bring With me During This Trip??

  • Sunscreens or sun block for the hot sun in desert areas like Giza, Saqqare, Dahshour and Memphis.
  • Sunglasses especially in summer times.
  • Light and colorful clothing for high temperature in Cairo and Egypt in general.
  • Light and comfortable shoes if you are visiting the pyramids or desert areas.

Interesting Facts

  • Egypt Official name is the Arab republic of Egypt with recent population of about 90 millions.
  • Egypt spans across Africa & Asia. Bordered by Israel - Libya - Sudan - Mediterranean - Red Sea.
  • Mount Sinai is the highest mountain 2275 M high & the world longest Nile River ends in Egypt.
  • Egypt is a dry country as Sahara - Eastern Desert - Libyan Deserts represent most of the surface.
  • Arabic is the official language & Cairo is the capital city with the largest population of 20 million.
  • Egyptian Pound is the official currency. It is about 0.14 USD or 0.11 Euro and 0.08 British Pound.
  • Egyptians are linked to soccer as French are to wine. Al Ahly & Al Zamalek are top football teams.
  • Egypt is known for ancient civilization 3150 B.C & they made up lots of things we still use today.
  • Ancient Egyptians believed in about 2000 deities & their alphabet contained over 700 hieroglyphs!
  • Bread & beer were of top products of ancient Egypt. Christian cross is the Egyptian symbol "Ankh".
  • Ancient Egyptians believed in afterlife and the pyramids were built as tombs for pharaohs & VIPs.
  • Egypt is home of Giza Pyramid the lasting Ancient World Wonder & other 130 pyramids are there.
  • The City of Ain Sokhna is located on the Gulf of Suez at the Egyptian side of the Red Sea Coast.
  • Ain Sokhna is an Arabic word that means "hot spring" and the name refers to nearby mountain.
  • Ain Sokhna is stretching about 60 Km from the south of Suez city down the coast of the Red Sea.
  • Ain Sokhna city is mainly consisted of Ain Sokhna port along with villas and various sea resorts.
  • Ain Sokhna resorts are well known for the well kept pristine beaches and the crystal clear water.
  • Ain Sokhna is the closest port to Cairo and the city recently becomes an international destination.
  • Ain Sokhna is connected to Cairo & Giza Pyramids sites through a one hour drive highway road.
  • Ain Sokhna port location is offering a suitable itinerary to the most nearby sightseeing places.

Watch Excursion Itinerary

Excursion Cost

2-3 Persons 4-6 Persons 7-10 Persons
195 (USD) 145 (USD) 105 (USD)

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