Egypt Tour Packages 01-day tour to Sakkara Great Necropolis

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Egypt where the civilizations were begun

Program Egypt Tour Packages 01-day tour to the Necropolis of Sakkara
Duration: 01 day
Destinations covered: Giza

The holy tour to Where Pyramids born

Sakkara is one of the most important and richest sites in Egypt. It is located on the west bank of the Nile about 20 KMS south of Cairo and is a part of the Old Kingdom Necropolis which extended from Abu Rawash 5 miles north of Giza to Meidum 50 miles south of Giza including Abu Sir, Saqqara, and Dahshur.

In the early dynastic period, the king and the dignitaries had been buried in large tombs hewn in the earth and covered with rectangular Mastabas made of mud bricks but the genius architect Imhotep changed this system and used stone for the construction.

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Experience Egypt and feel like royalty only with Khaled Abbass Tour Guide

  • Start your day tour to Giza Necropolis where our driver will pick up you from your hotel in Cairo or Giza and join our professional tour guide to witness the real magnificence of ancient Egyptian attractions by visiting:
    The Step Pyramid Of Saqqara
    It’s called also the Step Pyramid of Zoser or Josser, due to King Zoser who ordered his minister Imhotep to build it, this pyramid consists of six layers, It’s height was about 197 feet (60 meters). It is the first Pyramid ever built and it is the first largest-scale stone building in the world.
    Pyramid Of Unas
    The Pyramid of Unas is a smooth-sided pyramid built in the 24th century BC for the Egyptian pharaoh Unas, the ninth and final king of the Fifth Dynasty.
    Pyramid Complex Of Teti
    Teti (c.2345–2323 BC), the first ruler of the Sixth Dynasty, built his pyramidal complex not far from the Step Pyramid of (c.2667–2648 BC), in Saqqara. Upon completion, it stood 52.5 m tall.
    The Mastaba Tomb Of Kagemni Also Known As Memi
    The Mastaba was discovered in 1843 by Richard Lepsius. It had to wait until 1905 before von Bissing would begin his publication of rooms IV to VIII, which wasn't completed until 1911.
    The Mastaba Of Nikauisesi
    The mastaba of Nikauisesi is situated in the northeast sector of the necropolis of Saqqara. The tomb was discovered in 1979-80 by the Supreme Council of Antiquities
    The Mastaba Of Ankhmahor
    The mastaba of Ankhmahor is situated on the northern side of Teti’s pyramid at Saqqara in the block of tombs belonging to the officials of the king’s Dynasty VI reign.
    The Tomb Of Hormoheb
    The tomb from the time in which he was not yet Pharaoh Horemheb was discovered for the first time in the 19th century, then it disappeared again under the sands. It was rediscovered in 1975 by Geoffrey Martin and his team who cleared the monument in four seasons of excavation.
    The Tomb Of Maya
    At the end of the 14th century BC, Maya was one of the major figures in the Egyptian state, from the reign of Tutankhamun to that of Horemheb. His prestigious career is attested by his many titles and epithets, the most important of which is "Overseer of the Treasury" (that is Minister of Finance). At the end of this exciting day, you will be driven back to your hotel after you will enjoy your lunch in one of the best local restaurants.
    Meals: Lunch
  • Experience
    • Highlights
    • • Visiting the Complex of the Step Pyramid.
      • The Pyramid of King Unas.
      • The Pyramid of King Teti.
      • The Mastaba of Kajemini.
      • The mastaba of Nikauisesi.
      • The mastaba of Ankhmahor.
      • The Tomb of Hormoheb.
      • The Tomb of Maya.
    • Includes
    • Tour package includes:
      All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle.
      Pick up services from your hotel and return.
      Private all Languages speaking Egyptologist guide.
      Entrance fees to all the mentioned sites.
      Lunch meal will be served in a local restaurant.
      Bottled water during your trip.
      Shopping tours in Cairo.
      All taxes and service charge.
    • Tour package excludes:
      Any visit haven`t mentioned in the itinerary.
      Tipping kitty.

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