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Visit Memphis & Sakkara

Saqqara, EG
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Visit Memphis & Sakkara

Saqqara, EG
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Explore the ancient wonders of Memphis and Sakkara on this captivating tour. Step into the past as you visit the legendary city of Memphis, the capital of Egypt during the Old Kingdom. Marvel at the open air museum and discover the colossal image of Ramses II. Next, venture to Sakkara, the most ancient burial ground in Egypt. Be awe-struck by the Zoser step pyramid, the oldest stone building in the world, and explore its magnificent funerary complex. Visit the pyramid of Unas, the Serapeum, and the tombs of Nobles, including the famous tomb of Ptah Hotep. Immerse yourself in the rich history and culture of Egypt as knowledgeable guides share fascinating insights. With a duration of 180 to 240 minutes, this tour is a must for those seeking an unforgettable journey through time.

About this experience

  • Free Cancellation For a full refund cancel at least before the start of your booking
  • Admission Not Included
  • 4 hours - 5 hours
  • Suitable for 1-9 Participants
  • Private Tour, Small Group Tour
  • Guided Experience
  • Visit the ancient capital city of Memphis
  • See the huge image of Ramses II at the museum
  • Explore the most ancient burial ground in Egypt
  • Witness the magnificent Step Pyramid of Djoser
  • Visit the famous tombs of Nobles
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Guide
  • Bottled mineral water
  • Gratuities
  • Entrance fees to Memphis & Sakkara $ 14 per person

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Introduction

Experience the wonders of ancient Egypt with the Visit Memphis & Sakkara tour. This captivating tour takes you on a journey back in time to explore the ancient capital city of Memphis and the burial ground of Sakkara. Led by a knowledgeable guide, you will discover the rich history and fascinating archaeological sites that make these destinations truly remarkable.

What to expect?

During the Visit Memphis & Sakkara tour, you can expect to immerse yourself in the ancient wonders of Egypt. In Memphis, you will explore the open-air museum and marvel at the colossal image of Ramses II. As you wander through this Pharaonic city, you will learn about its significance as the capital of Egypt during the Old Kingdom and the legendary city of Menes. Continuing to Sakkara, you will be awestruck by the most ancient burial ground in Egypt. The highlight of this site is the Zoser step pyramid and its funerary complex, which includes temples and tombs. As you explore the complex, you will witness the incredible craftsmanship of the most ancient stone building in the world. Don't miss the opportunity to visit the pyramid of Unas, the Serapeum, and the tombs of Nobles, including the famous tomb of Ptah Hotep, the tomb of Kagemni, and the tomb of Mereruka.

Who is this for?

The Visit Memphis & Sakkara tour is perfect for history enthusiasts, culture seekers, and anyone with a passion for ancient civilizations. Whether you are a first-time visitor to Egypt or a seasoned traveler, this tour offers a unique opportunity to delve deep into the rich history and heritage of this incredible country. The tour is suitable for all ages and can be enjoyed by solo travelers, couples, families, and groups alike.

Why book this?

Embark on the Visit Memphis & Sakkara tour and unlock the secrets of ancient Egypt. This immersive experience allows you to walk in the footsteps of pharaohs and witness the architectural marvels of the past. With a knowledgeable guide by your side, you will gain a deeper understanding of the historical significance of Memphis and Sakkara. From the grandeur of the step pyramid to the intricate tombs of the nobles, every moment of this tour will leave you in awe. Immerse yourself in the rich history and vibrant culture of Egypt with this unforgettable journey.

Good to know

Please note that entrance fees to Memphis and Sakkara are not included in the tour price and amount to $14 per person. It is recommended to bring cash for these fees. Additionally, gratuities for your guide are not included, so please consider tipping accordingly. Comfortable walking shoes and weather-appropriate clothing are recommended for this tour, as you will be exploring archaeological sites and outdoor areas. Bottled mineral water will be provided for your convenience. Prepare to be amazed by the ancient wonders that await you in Memphis and Sakkara.

Reviews

Travelers who have embarked on the Visit Memphis & Sakkara tour have been captivated by the rich history and breathtaking sights they encountered. They praised the knowledgeable guides who provided fascinating insights into the ancient civilizations and made the experience truly immersive. The step pyramid of Zoser and the tombs of Nobles were cited as highlights of the tour, leaving visitors in awe of the incredible craftsmanship and preservation of these ancient structures. Overall, reviewers highly recommend this tour to anyone interested in exploring the wonders of ancient Egypt and its remarkable archaeological sites.

How long before the event do I need to book?

  • You can book at any time before the event

Vouchers accepted in the following formats

  • Mobile

Is an adult required for the booking?

  • At least one adult or senior required per booking

Your Itinerary

Memphis and Sakkara

The ancient capital city of Memphis the city was founded by the pharaoh Menes, capital of Egypt during the Old Kingdom located about 24 kilometers south of Cairo. Though little remains of this pharaonic city, the open air museum here is worth a visit. See the huge fallen image of Ramesses II at the museum.

Admission Not Included

Step Pyramid of Djoser

The most ancient burial ground in Egypt. It is situated on a desert plateau crowned by Zoser step pyramid and its funerary complex including temples and tombs. It is the most ancient stone building in the world

Admission Not Included

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