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CAIRO - ALEXANDRIA
GIZA PYRAMID, PAPYRUS INSTITUTE, EGYPTIAN MUSEUM, SHOPPING KHAN KHALILI BAZAAR, CITADEL OF SALADIN & MOHAMED ALI MOSQUE, FORT OF QAITBAY, DINNER NILE CRUISE
WITH BONUS DINNER NILE CRUISE INCLUDE BELLY DANCE PERFORMANCE
DAY 1: KLIA ASSEMBLE / DEPARTURE
Assemble at KLIA International Airport ( 03 hours before departure ) for your flight to Cairo.
DAY 2: ARRIVAL CAIRO (Dinner)
Upon arrival at Cairo International Airport, after your immigration and customs clearance. Meet and greet by our representative and transfer to your hotel, having dinner and overnight.
DAY 3 : CAIRO (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
After breakfast at the hotel, meet with your guide. Tour to visit Giza Pyramid. There are more than 93 Pyramids in Egypt, but the three main Pyramids are in Giza Plateau, which was built in the 4th Dynasty. The Pyramids of Ancient Egypt were built as tombs of Kings and Queen and it was the exclusive privilege to have a Pyramids tomb. The most famous ones are those at Giza, The Great Sphinx or the ancients knew it, “Shesib Ankh” or the living image, has to be one of the most recognizable constructions in history. Stop by a Papyrus Institute where can find how the ancient Egyptians used the papyrus for writing and can buy some souvenirs for your friends.
After lunch, will continue our tour to the Egyptian Museum. The Egyptian Museum of Antiquities the Egypt Museum is home to an extensive collection of ancient Egyptian antiquities. It has 120,000 items, with a representative amount on display, the museum contains many important pieces of ancient Egyptian history. It houses the world’s largest collection of Pharaonic antiquities and many treasures of King Tutankhamen the remainder in storerooms. Stop for having tea at a Perfume factory where scents made from a lotus flower, papyrus or jasmine oil. These fine perfumes need equally fine glass bottles. Will end our tour. Free time for shopping at Khan Khalili Bazaar, the largest Bazaar in the Middle East this Market is famous for its unusual, typical oriental souvenirs and handmade crafts. Medieval atmosphere of this traditional market gives visitors great pleasure and glimpse into what medieval markets were like Cafes, restaurants, shops, you will be transferred to your hotel, dinner and overnight.
DAY 4: CAIRO (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
After breakfast at hotel, will start our tour visiting the Citadel of Saladin & Mohamed Ali Mosque. The Citadel is a medieval Islamic fortification. The location, on Mokattam hill near the center of Cairo, was once famous for its fresh breeze and grand views of the city. It is now a preserved historic site, with mosques and museums. The Citadel contains the Mosque of Muhammad Ali which was built between 1828 and 1848, perched on the summit of the citadel. This mosque was built in memory of Tusun Pasha, Muhammad Ali's second son who died in 1816. However, it also represents Muhammad Ali's efforts to erase symbols of the Mamluk dynasty that he replaced. Proceed to visit Al Azhar Mosque. There are hundreds of old mosques to visit in Cairo, there is none that can compete with Al-Azhar Mosque in standing and importance to the history of Islam. Founded by the Fatimids in 970 AD as a mosque dedicated to both worship and learning, it developed over the centuries into the most important center of Islamic theology and learning in the world.
Then Proceed to Famous Shopping places.
DAY 5: CAIRO / ALEXANDRIA / CAIRO (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
After breakfast at the hotel, will drive to the north of Cairo towards Alexandria ( 220 KM ). Alexandria is the second largest city and the second largest metropolitan area in Egypt after Greater Cairo by size and population, expanding about 32 Km along the coast of the Mediterranean Sea in the north central part of the country Alexandria was founded around a small Ancient Egyptian town. It became an important center of the Hellenistic civilization and remained the capital of Hellenistic and Roman & Byzantine Egypt for almost 1000 years until the Muslim conquest of Egypt. Start the tour visiting Fort Of Qaitbay, is a 15th-century defensive fortress located on the Mediterranean sea coast, and was established in 1477 AD by Sultan Al-Ashraf Sayf- al-Din Qa’it Bay. The Citadel is situated on the eastern side of the northern tip of pharos Island at the mounth of the Eastern Harbour. Then procced to the Mosque of EL-Mursi Abul –Abbas Mosque. The mosque is dedicated to the 13th century Alexandria Sufi saint el-Mursi Abul Abbas whose tomb it contains. It is located in the Anfoushi neighborhood of Alexandria, near the Citadel of Qaitbay. The Mosque was redesigned and built in today’s current form by Eugenio Valzania and Mario Rossi in the years 1929/1945. After lunch, drive to Montazah Gardens that surrounds the Montaza Palace the summer residence of late king Farouk. It was built on a low plateau east of central Alexandria overlooking a beach on the Mediterrance Sea. After that transfer to your hotel for dinner and overnight.
DAY 6: SHOPPING AND DINNER CRUISE (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
After breakfast, last day for shopping, where you will be taken to the biggest shopping mall in Cairo and Crystal products showroom.
In the evening will embark the Nile cruise for dinner and entertainment shows including belly dance, folkloric show and enjoy the open buffet dinner. Then will be transferred to the hotel.
DAY 7: CAIRO DEPARTURE (Breakfast)
After breakfast at the hotel, you will be transferred to Cairo airport for final departure
DAY 8 : ARRIVAL KUALA LUMPUR
Arrive home with sweet memories and souvenirs.
TWIN PER PERSON
SINGLE PER PERSON
CHILD WITH BED
CHILD NO BED
Meals (FULL BOARD)
Return International Air Ticket + Airport Tax
Air Transportation with free WI-FI coach
Accomodation 04 Star including daily breakfast
Meals as per itinerary
All entrances fees during the program
Mineral Water on Board Coach
Professional Tour Guide with English Speaking
Tips for guide and driver (RM 200)per person - MUST
AXA VIP Plan Travel Insurance (RM 100)per person - OPTIONAL ONLY
Entrance fee not mentioned in the program
All personal expenses and any other services that are not mentioned above
IBC Tours Corporation (M) Sdn. Bhd.
264245-K / KPL 2876
7C-1, 3rd Floor, Jalan Medan Tuanku,
50300 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Hotline Booking: 013 - 607 7722