2-Day Trip to El Minya from Cairo in Egypt

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This tour will take you off of the traditional tourist track to 

El Minya, 4 hours south of

Cairo in 

Upper Egypt. Enjoy two day touring the sights in the area, including pharaonic tombs and ruins at Tuna El Gabal, 

Beni Hassan and Tel Amarna.
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Itinerary Details

Day 01: El Minya – Tuna El Gabal 

At the morning you will be picked you up by your private guide and driver from your hotel in Cairo or Giza to El Minya, about 4 hours. Arrive El-Minya and start to visit the city’s site, including the great plain where Akhenaton received his divine inspiration to build his city. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant in El Minya, then proceeds to Tuna El Gabal where you can see the tomb of Petosiris, Ibis catacombs and Isadora tomb (This tomb goes back to the 2nd century AD and belongs to Isadora the renown for her beauty in the city of Hermopolis ), overnight in El Minya.

 

Day 02: Beni Hassan – Tel El Amarna – Cairo

In the morning, your tour guide will escort you to Beni Hassan, where you can see Bakhet III tomb (Bakhet III was the...
Day 01: El Minya – Tuna El Gabal 

At the morning you will be picked you up by your private guide and driver from your hotel in Cairo or Giza to El Minya, about 4 hours. Arrive El-Minya and start to visit the city’s site, including the great plain where Akhenaton received his divine inspiration to build his city. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant in El Minya, then proceeds to Tuna El Gabal where you can see the tomb of Petosiris, Ibis catacombs and Isadora tomb (This tomb goes back to the 2nd century AD and belongs to Isadora the renown for her beauty in the city of Hermopolis ), overnight in El Minya.

 

Day 02: Beni Hassan – Tel El Amarna – Cairo

In the morning, your tour guide will escort you to Beni Hassan, where you can see Bakhet III tomb (Bakhet III was the Governor of the Oryx Nome), Khnumhotep tomb (Khnumhotep was a governor under Amenemhat III in the 12th dynasty) and Khety tomb (It belongs to a governor in the 11th dynasty). Lunch at a local restaurant, then proceeds to Tel El Amarna where you can see the northern tombs among of which Ahmose tomb and Huya tomb. Later, drive back to your hotel in Cairo.

Important Details

Included
  • Bottled water on board the vehicle
  • Breakfast
  • Bottled water
  • Private All Languages speaking Egyptologist guide throughout tours
  • Accommodation at 4* hotel (Aton Hotel or Siva Nefertiti Hotel) including bed and breakfast
  • All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle
  • Two lunch times during tour in El Minya at local restaurant
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Pick up services from your hotel in Cairo and return
  • All services charges and taxes
Not Included
  • Any Extras not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Tipping
Departure Point
from your hotel in Cairo
6:00 AM
Return Details
to your hotel in Cairo
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum drinking age is 18 years
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.