Taste of Egypt and Dubai
Book your 8-Day Taste of Dubai and Egypt tours and enjoy a mixture of history and modernity. Combine the incredible architecture of modern Dubai like Burj Khalifa, Burj Al Arab, Dubai Museum, Dubai Creek and Sheikh Zayed Mosque in Abu Dhabi with a visit to the historic monuments of Cairo's long history, including the Pyramids, Coptic and Islamic Cairo and the Egyptian Museum.
- Meet & Greet by Memphis Tours Representative team upon arrival to the airport
- Arrival and departure transfers from Dubai airport
- The assistance of our guest relations during your stay
- Deluxe New model Air-conditioned coach throughout the tour
- Accommodation of 3 nights at Dubai hotel with daily buffet breakfast
- Accommodation for 4 nights in Cairo including breakfast.
- Professional Speaking Guide throughout the tour
- English speaking driver during a safari tour
- Half day classic Dubai city tour
- Dhow Cruise Dinner Dubai Marina
- Desert Safari with BBQ dinner with belly dance and Tanoura show
- Sightseeing tours in Dubai will be sharing small group.
- Full day tour in Giza to Giza Pyramids, Sphinx, Memphis, and Sakkara
- Full day tour in Cairo to the Egyptian Museum and old Cairo
- Sightseeing tours in Cairo will be based on a private basis.
- Meals as mentioned in the itinerary
- Entrance fees to all the mentioned sites.
- All Applicable Charges and taxes (Municipality Fees, Service Charge and VAT)
- International Airfare
- Flight from Dubai to Cairo
- Entry visa to Egypt & UAE
- Any optional tours
- Personal Spendings
- Tourism Dirham fee
Day 1: Dubai Airport Arrival
On the first day of your 8 Day Dubai Itinerary, you will be met on arrival at Dubai International Airport to get transferred to your hotel in Dubai for an overnight stay.
Day 2: Traditional Dubai Tour - Dhow Cruise Dinner Dubai Marina
Enjoy your breakfast at your hotel, Pick up Between 09.00Hrs to 09.30Hrs. Your experienced local guide will pick you up in the morning from your hotel and drive you to the heritage area of Bastakiya and 225-year old Fort of Al Fahidi which houses the Dubai Museum. Then enjoy a ride on the traditional abra boat across scenic Dubai Creek.
\Afterward, your guide will lead you over to the shopping center you’ve been waiting to see; the Gold & Spice Souks where you can buy anything and everything. After your shopping spree, you continue your Tour to the most beautiful and tourist-loved mosque in Dubai; the Jumeirah Mosque (Photo stop only). then we will take you for a photo stop by Burj Al Arab, the iconic hotel that has established unmatched standards of luxury.
You will be picked up from your hotel to spend a relaxed evening onboard a traditionally decorated wooden dhow as it sails along the Dubai Marina under the moonlight. Savor your favorite beverages and prepare your palate for a mouth-watering feast! The major Dubai landmarks shine through the moonlit sky as the wooden vessel slips silently across the creek.
Experience the city’s unexplored past, with historic buildings and monuments that have stood the test of time. You will cruise by the Heritage Village, Chambers of Commerce, National Bank of Dubai, Dubai Courts, and the glittering Gold and Spice Souks. The past and present architecture of the area is brought to its full beauty during this time of the day. Transfer back to your hotel.
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner cruise
Day 3: Desert Safari Tour
Enjoy your breakfast at the hotel, with free time to discover the city yourself; Pick up Between 14.30Hrs to 15.00Hrs. Afternoon time you will be picked up to drive across the mystic sands of Dubai desert. The thrill begins as your driver takes you up and down the golden sands of Arabia before stopping on the highest sand dune, allowing you to enjoy the beautiful view.
Here you can experience the thrill of sand-boarding. Then you will be taken on to a Bedouin campsite complete with a local attire and refreshment for your enjoyment. Be adventurous and try a camel ride. Return back to the camp and dine on a delicious barbeque dinner as the stars come out and an enchanting belly dancer and tanoura dancer perform a fascinating routine to Arabian music. Complete the experience with your very own shisha pipe, available in many aromatic flavors before heading to your hotel in Dubai.
Meals: Breakfast, BBQ Dinner
Day 4: Fly from Dubai to Cairo
Enjoy your delicious breakfast at your hotel and then free time before your flight, then you will drive you to Dubai airport for your flight to Cairo which is about 4 hours. Upon arrival at Cairo airport, you will be met and assisted by our representative then transfer to your hotel in Cairo and overnight. Optional tour to enjoy Sound and Light show at Pyramids area or Dinner Cruise on the Nile with belly dance and Tanoura show.
Day 5: Giza Pyramids & Memphis and Sakkara
Breakfast at your hotel in Cairo, at 08:00 Am met by your personal guide who will accompany you to Giza Plateau to visit the Great Pyramids of Cheops, Chefren and Mycerinus - Famous Sphinx and Valley temple facing the great statue. Lunch will be served in a good quality local restaurant, then proceed to Sakkara area to visit Sakkara Complex and first pyramid ever built (Djoser Pyramid). Move to Memphis; Old kingdom's capital and famous Necropolis. Back to your hotel and overnight in Cairo.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 6: Egyptian Museum and Old Cairo
Breakfast at the hotel at 08:00 Am you will be escorted by your private guide to visit: Egyptian Museum where you will see many fascinating artifacts. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant in Cairo, then move on to visit Saladin Citadel including Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque inside. Continue to Coptic Cairo to visit the Hanging Church and Ben Ezra Synagogue. Continue driving to Islamic Cairo, where you will be able to explore Khan El Khalili, Cairo’s old bazaar. Back to hotel and overnight in Cairo.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch.
Day 7: Optional Tour to Alexandria
Breakfast at your hotel, and today you have the choice of having a free day in Cairo or join our most valuable optional tour to the second capital of Egypt, Alexandria visiting one of the most important defensive strongholds, not only in Egypt, but also along the Mediterranean Sea coast, Qaitbay Citadel, built in the 15th century by Sultan Qaitbay on the spot where Alexandria's ancient lighthouse once stood, then move on to the new and much acclaimed Alexandria Library. Also visit the Roman cemetery cut out of the rock, the Catacombs. Return to your hotel in Cairo.
Day 8: Final Departure / Fly Back Home
After breakfast, transfer to Cairo International Airport for your flight to home.