Memphis and Saqqara private tour with home cooked lunch from Cairo
Attractions & guided tours

Memphis and Saqqara private tour with home cooked lunch from Cairo

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , Arabic , German
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 6 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Combine the oriental food culture with history and civilization
  • Feel like a Pharaoh at a feast
  • Get a unique insight into Egypt’s history and customs
  • More than a tour - your guide will share their love of art history with you
What to expect

You will discover interesting historic places, but also taste a traditional home cooked lunch, the best for you to enjoy the history and culture of Egypt!
The legendary pyramids of Saqqara, including the famous step pyramid will be your first stop of the tour, where you will learn all about the history of the place. You will then immerse yourself in ancient history with a visit to Memphis, the ancient capital of lower Egypt and the old Kingdom of Egypt. El Ezba, an ancient rural village will amaze you with its stunning nature and pure fresh air among the green fields. Upon arriving at the village, a typical Egyptian musical band will welcome you at the gate.

There you will receive a presentation by the chief of the local rural restaurant supported by the translation of your guide and afterwards go for a little tour of the village, before enjoying the most delicious and famous local food. The lunch will include bread of the village, falafel, egyptian salad, perennial rice, moussaka (eggplant at Egyptian style), stuffed grape leaves, mulukhiyah, kebab halla, eeteer Meshaltet (Eastern sweet).

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • What's included
    • Entrance fees
    • Lunch
    • Guided tour
    • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
    What's not included
    • Alcoholic drinks
    Reduced price
    • Children (age 6-12)
    • Infants (age 0-5): free admission if carried by their parents
    Where
    Meeting point:

    You will be picked up from your accommodation in Cairo. Please leave your pickup details at check-out and confirm these with the local operator after booking. You will find the contact details in the voucher after booking.

    What to remember
    • Please leave your pickup information at check-out and confirm it with the local operator after booking. You will find the contact details on the voucher after booking
    • There is a minimum of 2 adults per booking
    • It's recommended to wear comfortable clothes, to bring a hat, suncream, a camera and a water bottle
    • If you have any dietary restrictions please let the local operator know before the tour
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Travco Group for Tourism
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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