Day 1: Arrival in Cairo Airport & Transfer to your Hotel in Cairo
Upon arrival in Cairo our Min Travel representative who will assist you through passport control formalities, luggage identification & portage will greet you. From the airport you will be transferred by a private A/C car or mini-bus to your hotel to check in and overnight.
Day 2: (B) Sightseeing Tour to the Pyramids & 2-hour dance course
Your day will start with an early breakfast at the hotel and a 2-hour dance course
In the afternoon your guide for the day will pick you up and transfer you to Giza to visit the legendary majestic Pyramids of Cheops, Chefren and Mykerionos - also known as the Great Pyramids of Giza. You will see firsthand why these spectacular man-made monuments are known as one of the seven wonders of the world.
Your next stop is a visit to a papyrus gallery. Here you will have the opportunity to learn more about the ancient art of painting on papyrus paper and enjoy viewing this marvelous collection of artwork on display. At the end of the day transfer you back to your hotel. The remainder of the evening is free for leisure. Overnight in Cairo.
Optional: Sound & Light show at the Pyramids of Giza.
Day 3: (B) Sightseeing Tour to Egyptian Museum, Khan El Khalili Bazaar & 2-hour dance course
Your day will start with an early breakfast at the hotel and a 2-hour dance course.
In the afternoon your guide for the day will pick you up and transfer you to the Egyptian Museum of antiquities, which was established in 1902 near the city center in Cairo. On display is a rare collection of 5000 years of art — the largest most precious collection of Egyptian art in the world. Over 250,000 genuine artifacts are presented, including an exhibit dedicated to the Tut-Ankh-Amon collection of treasures, gold, and jewelry, as it was enclosed in his tomb for over 3,500 years before it was discovered in the 1920’s when his tomb was excavated.
The day ends with a visit to the Khan El Khalili Bazaar that dates back to 1382. Shops in this district are legendary for fine brassware, copper, perfumes, leather, silver, gold, antiques and more! Everything for sale in these shops is negotiable, be prepared to bargain for goods sold in this exciting maze of shops!
At the end of the tour transfer back to your hotel. The remainder of the day is free for leisure. Overnight in Cairo.
Day 4: (B) Free day for leisure
Free day for leisure & Overnight in Cairo.
Optional tour to Alexandria.
Day 5: (B) 2-hour dance course
Your day will start with an early breakfast at the hotel and a 2-hour dance course. The remainder of the day is free for leisure. Overnight in Cairo
Optional: Nile River Dinner & Show cruise.
Day 6: (B) Sightseeing Tour to Coptic Cairo & 2-hour dance course
Your day will start with an early breakfast at the hotel and your final 2-hour dance course.
In the afternoon we will have a half-day visit to Coptic Cairo, home of some of the oldest Christian churches in the world and retrace the steps where Mary and Joseph walked thousands of years ago. We will visit the Hanging Church, also known as El Muallaqa that was dedicated to the Virgin Mary and it was believed to have been built at the end of the 3rd century. Built on the outer wall you will see the Greek Church of St. George. Following is a visit to the Church of St. Sergius, a perfect example of Coptic churches and monasteries. It was founded at the end of the 4th century and it stands on a crypt that is said to have sheltered the holy family during their flight from Egypt. At the end of the tour transfer back to your hotel. Overnight in Cairo.
Day 7: (B) Free day for leisure
Free day for leisure. Overnight in Cairo.
Day 8: (B) Transfer to Cairo Airport & final Departure
Following breakfast at the hotel our Min Travel representative will transfer you to the airport and assist you at the airport through final departure formalities.