Sightseeing Holidays & Tours in Africa
8 Days Cairo and Red Sea
For the best holiday deal to see Hurghada and the Red Sea, look no further! Stop over and see the big pyramids and sphinx, visit the Egyptian museum and the famous Khan El Khalili bazaars known for their narrow pathways. Spend 7 days at a beach resort in Hurghada, the highlight of the trip.
- Pyramids and Sphinx
- Egyptian Museum
- Khan El Khalili bazaars
- Hurghada Beach Holiday
Packages include flights from Johannesburg and can be tailored with flights from Cape Town, Durban or other major airport in South Africa.
Day 01 - Arrival Cairo
Meet at Cairo airport upon arrival by our ground handler who will assist you through airport customs & formalities. You will be escorted immediately to your hotel by an AC modern fleet.
Overnight in Cairo.
Day 02 - Pyramids of Giza & Sphinx
Breakfast at the hotel then check out and start exploring ancient Egypt with a visit to the famous Pyramids. The Great Pyramid of Cheops which was built by manual labor, is the largest of the three main Pyramids and is the only survivor of the Seven Great Wonders of the Ancient World, the Pyramid of Chephren, which is the best preserved, and the Pyramid of Mycerinus. Nearby see the Sphinx, a marvellous sight carved out of a natural rocky outcrop, the lion's body stretching 45m, with its paws 15m long. We will visit the Papyrus Institute and learn how paper was made in ancient times followed by shopping in the Papyrus Museum, Perfume factory and Jewellery shop.
Then start tour to visit the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities
Egyptian Museum; was established by the Egyptian government in 1835. The present museum building was built in 1900, in the new classical style by the French architect Marcel Dourgnon. The museum exhibited collections now exceed 120,000 objects ranges from pre historic era to the Greco Roman period. It has 107 halls, and the ground floor houses huge statues. The upper floor houses small statues, jewels, Tutankhamen treasures and the mummies. The museum also comprises of a photography section and large library. A hall for the Royal Mummies was opened at the museum, housing eleven kings and queens.
Your reward for the day will be a complementary visit of Khan El Khalili bazaars; which is one of the most famous worldwide with its amazing narrow alleyways. The visitor can discover small restaurants and workaday cafes where Egyptians & non-Egyptians come to smoke water pipes and enjoy some of the traditional Egyptian drinks in the cafes scattered around the area
Transfer to the airport for your flight to Hurghada.
Meet & assist upon arrival at Hurghada Airport & transfer to the hotel
Day 03 - 07 Hurghada
Enjoy 6 nights in Hurghada at a beach resort. Optional tours and excursions can be pre booked.
Day 08 Departure
Breakfast in the hotel, check out and transfer to Hurghada Airport for your final departure
|Rates quoted per person sharing|
8 Days Cairo & Red Sea
Cairo & Red Sea including flights from Johannesburg
|IN ZAR||2 Adults
||3 Adults||6 Adults||Single|
|15 Jan - 10 Apr||R11,315 pp||R11,022 pp||R10,799 pp||R12,705 pp|
|11 Apr - 20 Apr||R11,950 pp||R11,675 pp||R10,434 pp||R13,341 pp|
|21 Apr - 30 Apr||R11,315 pp||R11,022 pp||R10,799 pp||R12,705 pp|
|01 May -30 Jun||R11,040 pp||R10,765 pp||R10,540 pp||R12,327 pp|
|01 Jul - 30 Sep||R11,110 pp||R10,833 pp||R10,592 pp||R12,413 pp|
|*Based on cheapest airfares|
|Airport taxes included|
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|Prices are subject to change due to airfare increases, currency exchange, fluctuations and any unforeseen circumstances, without prior notice.|
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