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Cairo: Private Guided Tour To Giza Pyramids And Cooking Class With Local Family

Combine a visit to the must-see Giza Pyramids with an intimate cooking class in a local family’s home on this private tour Immerse yourself in Egypt’s ancient history, learning about the pyramids and Then you’ll be welcomed into a local family’s home for a hands-on cooking class focused on traditional Egyptian cuisine. Duration: 1 Day (approx.)
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Immerse yourself in Egyptian culture during this full-day private tour of the Giza Pyramids and local cooking class. Your guide will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo, to visit the Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinus. Then proceed to visit the Great Sphinx, the head of a pharaoh with a lion’s body, which dates from the time of Chephren.

The tour also includes a visit to the Valley Temple, which belongs to the Pyramids of Chephren. This temple served definitely two functions: First, it was used for the purification of the mummy of the king before its burial. Second, it was used for making the mummification process of the king.

Afterwards your guide will take you to an Egyptian family’s house. You will meet the family and enjoy a welcome drink, then you will go and explore a local Egyptian market. Afterwards you will head back to the family’s home for a cooking lesson for dinner.

You will enjoy a afternoon tea or coffee with the family and then be transported back to your hotel.

- What Will You Do

- A full day private tour of the Giza Pyramids and local cooking class
- Explore the pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinus
- See how kings became mummies in the Valley Temple
- Learn about the history and culture of the area from a professional guide
- Meet a local family who lives nearby
- Wander through a traditional Egyptian market
- Cook and feast on a delicious meal

- What To Expect

Pick up from your hotel at 9am start to visit the - Pyramids of Giza On the West Bank of the Nile facing Cairo and on top of Giza plateau rise the three Pyramids erected by Cheops, Chepren and Vlycerinus, guarded by the mysterious Sphinx, which is a mythical statue with the body of a lion and a human head. The three Pyramids and the Sphinx are considered one of the Seven Wonders of the World and the most important tourist site in Egypt.

You’ll spend the first part of the day exploring the ancient pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinus with a professional guide.
You’ll also visit the historic Valley Temple, which played an important role in the Egyptian practice of mummification.

After seeing the sights you’ll meet up with a local family, who will welcome you into their home and take you on a tour of the nearby market. Cook and enjoy a delicious traditional dinner with your new friends before returning to your hotel in the evening.

- What Is Included

- All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle
- Private English-speaking Egyptology guide
- Bottled water
- All taxes & service charge
- Hotel pickup and drop-off in Cairo
- Gratuities

- What Is Not Included

- Private expenses
- Optional Tours

- Know Before You Go

- Wheelchair accessible
- A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
- This is a private tour, only your group will participate

- Transfers

Pick up is included at 9:00 AM from your hotel or from the front of Ramses Hilton Hotel in downtown and return to the same place by private air conditioned vehicle and tour guide.

If you wish to be picked up, please provide your complete address at the time of booking.

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Is That Considered Cooking Class Trip ?
Yes It,s culture and Egyptian Cooking Class Trip.

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