Get a glimpse of daily life in ancient Egypt at Cairo’s Pharaonic Village, where you’ll find a network of winding canals, actors in period costume, potters, weavers, and more. After your time at the Pharaonic Village, head to the heart of Islamic Cairo to explore the narrow lanes of Khan el-Khalili, whose shops are piled high with colorful scarfs, Egyptian delicacies, and jewelry. Round-trip transport from your Cairo hotel makes this a stress-free outing that’s ideal for families.
Stop At: Pharaonic Village, Al Bahr Al Aazam, Saqiyet Mekki, Giza District, Giza Governorate, Egypt .
Your representative will pick you up from your hotel either in cairo or giza at 9 or 10 or 11 am , to start your tour to the Pharaonic Village which is a living museum of ancient Egyptian life. Sail along canals as you pass by recreated scenes of life in ancient Egypt, all painstakingly produced with the utmost detail and authenticity. The one-hour guided cruise will introduce you to the history and lifestyle of Egypt in the time of pharaohs. Pass by scenes of everyday life, along with recreations of famous events such as the discovery of baby Moses floating on the Nile. A popular attraction at The Pharaonic Village is the replica of King Tutankhamun’s tomb as it was when discovered by Howard Carter in 1922. With the original tomb in the Valley of Kings long emptied of its treasures, this is a great chance to see the amazing sight if Egypt’s only untouched pharaoh’s tomb. You can also learn about the ancient technique of mummification at a demonstration of the process. There is also an Islamic and Christian Museum dedicated to the two main religions of Egypt, as well as a newly opened exhibit detailing the history of Alexandria.
Duration: 2 hours .
Stop At: Khan Al-Khalili, Cairo Egypt .
Then to khan el-khalili Bazaar, you’ll enjoy free time to stroll through the maze of streets and bargain for a souvenir of your trip to Egypt and at the end of your tour you will be escorted back to your hotel.
Duration: 2 hours .
( Minimum of people for this trip 2 )