Leave Israel on our way to Cairo. Arrival Cairo international airport . Meet and assist through visa and customs procedures. Transfer to our hotel. Check-in for dinner and overnight.
Breakfast. We travel to ancient Egypt with a full day of touring to the wonders of the ancient world, some of which date back to 1000+ years prior to Abraham. We spend time at one of the seven wonders of the world- the pyramids. Cheops, with an original height of 496 feet, is the most colossal pyramid ever built. Being on a back of a camel is quite an experience for us today, we will also have a chance to enter the 2nd Pyramid and see the burial chamber .. Stop by a papyrus factory before we do the Egyptian museum where the treasures of the boy-king Tut are displayed. Back to hotel Dinner and overnight at hotel.
Breakfast. Drive to the northern part of Egypt visiting the city of Alexandria. Qait bay for the first stop that witnessed the conquest of the famous French Leader Napoleon back 1798 Visit the Abou Al Abbas mosque and the Pompey’s pillar. Lunch stop begore we have an outside view of the Alexandria library. Stroll through the Montaza palaces. Drive back to Cairo. Dinner and overnight.
Breakfast and enjoy a short ride to Memphis , Founded around 3,100 BC, Memphis is the legendary city of Menes, the King who united Upper and Lower Egypt. From a Biblical perspective, Memphis is most likely where Abraham lied to Pharaoh about his wife Sarah being his sister and where Joseph served as second in command. While in Memphis we will view a very large and well preserved statue of Ramses II. Next is Sakkara, which is one of the most extensive archaeological sites in Egypt! Sakkara is dominated by the Step Pyramid of King Zoser, dating back to 2700 BC. It is one of the oldest stone structures in the world! Enjoy a stop to see how local Egyptian carpets are made before a short drive to down-town where we are going to visit the area of Old Cairo and the hanging church. Dinner Cruise with a folklore show, Overnight..
Breakfast and transfer to the airport for our flight back home tt the US.