In Saqqara, Memphis, and Dahshur – lunch included tour, you are going to understand the ancient and modern culture, traditions, most of the history and style of Egyptians.
Saqqara tour features:
It was the first cemetery of the former capital of Egypt Memphis.
It’s also the site of many tombs through the 1st and 2nd dynasties most of the graves decorated with daily life scenes.
It includes the oldest stone structure in the world, which is known as the Saqqara complex or the step pyramid.
It has the first pyramid all over the world (Saqqara pyramids, it’s the only pyramid that still exists in this area).
Memphis tour features:
It was the first capital of Egypt during the Pharaonic era.
Memphis was the chosen headquarters of Menes, who united Upper Egypt and Lower Egypt and founded the 1st dynasty.
The town is famous for its beautiful palm trees which were used by the locals to create goods such as furniture, baskets and mats.
Dahshur tour features:
It’s the site of Memphis necropolis, it contains a lot of pyramids and tombs but it destroyed also it includes the three pyramids of king Senefru the founder of the 4th dynasty.
In this area, you will see the Bent pyramid it was the first attempt for the king to build a true pyramid instead of a step pyramid.
However, Giza, it’s one of the essential provinces in Egypt that has a lot of Pharaonic monuments.
It used as the necropolis of Egypt during the pharaonic era; for that reason, you will find a lot of tombs and pyramids.
Also, there are many other places you can visit in Giza:
Your guide will pick up you from your accommodation.
The guide will start with you the tour in Saqqara area to visit the First step pyramid in the world of King Zoser and also you will visit the complex of the king.
In Saqqara you can also visit one of the best decorated pyramids in Giza.
You will move to the first capital of Egypt Memphis to visit the museum that contains the biggest statue of the great king Ramses ll.
You will go to visit Dahshur Pyramid it’s the site of Memphis necropolis, it two pyramids of king Senefru the founder of the 4th dynasty.
In this area you will see the Bent pyramid it was the first attempt for the king to build a true pyramid instead of step pyramid.
Also you can see the most famous Dahshur pyramid and you can get inside it to see the internal design of the pyramid as it’s amazing from inside but you have to go up for 65 meters and then get down the same distance to go to the first room, you will see the ceiling of the pyramid is look like a smooth steps taken the shape of the pyramid from outside.
Then you will go to get your lunch and go back to your accommodation.