Embark on a captivating journey through time as you explore the treasures of Ancient Egypt on our Tel Amarna & Beni Hassan Tour from Cairo. Witness the remnants of an ancient city at Tel Amarna and marvel at the well-preserved tombs in Beni Hassan. Immerse yourself in the rich history and architectural wonders of these archaeological sites. Book now and secure your spot for an unforgettable adventure!
Discover the fascinating remnants of Ancient Egypt on our Tel Amarna & Beni Hassan Tour from Cairo. This immersive excursion takes you to two historically significant sites, Tel Amarna and Beni Hassan. Accompanied by expert guides, delve into the secrets of these ancient treasures and unravel the mysteries of Pharaonic civilization. With comfortable transportation, convenient pickup, and customizable options, our tour provides a seamless and enriching experience.
- Tel Amarna: Explore the ruins of an ancient city that once served as the capital during the reign of Akhenaten. Discover the remnants of temples, palaces, and tombs, offering insights into the art and religious beliefs of the Amarna Period.
- Beni Hassan: Visit the well-preserved rock-cut tombs showcasing vibrant wall paintings and intricate carvings. Marvel at the architectural marvels and learn about the lives of the nobles buried within these tombs.
- Expert Guides: Benefit from the knowledge and expertise of our experienced tour guides who will provide captivating narratives and historical context throughout the journey.
- Customization Options: Tailor the tour to your preferences by adjusting the pickup time or adding additional attractions or destinations upon request.
- Hassle-Free Experience: Enjoy a seamless tour experience with convenient hotel pickup, comfortable transportation, and expert guidance.
- Cultural Immersion: Immerse yourself in the rich history and cultural heritage of Ancient Egypt through detailed explanations and stories from our knowledgeable guides.
- Customizable Options: Personalize your tour by adjusting the pickup time or adding supplementary destinations, ensuring a unique experience tailored to your interests.
- Let’s embark on a spiritual day trip to explore the grandeur of Ancient Egypt’s history. Join our expert Egyptologist in the early morning as we embark on a journey from Cairo to El Minya, a city rich in historical significance. Sit back and relax in our deluxe air-conditioned vehicles as we drive you for approximately 4 hours to this captivating destination. During the tour, you will visit two remarkable sites:
- Tel Al Amarna: Step into the ancient city of Akhenaton, the ruling center during his reign. Constructed in 1363 BC, Tel El Amarna was established when Akhenaton unified the numerous gods into one, ordering the entire country to worship Aten, the god of the sun. As a result, he relocated the capital from Thebes to the new city of Amarna. Explore the remnants of this historic city and gain insights into the religious and cultural transformations that took place during that time.
- Beni Hassan Tombs: Discover an ancient burial complex that dates back to the Middle Kingdom of Egypt. Beni Hassan served as a final resting place for some of El Minya’s governors. Immerse yourself in the history as you explore the 39 authentic tombs that have been discovered at the site. Visitors from around the world come to witness the intricate carvings and vivid artwork adorning the walls of these tombs.
- After an enlightening morning of exploration, it’s time to indulge in a majestic lunch at a local restaurant in El Minya. Savor the flavors of the region and take a moment to reflect on the incredible historical wonders you have witnessed.
- As the day comes to a close, we will transfer you back to your hotel in Cairo, ensuring a comfortable and convenient journey.
- Hotel pickup and drop-off.
- Transportation in a comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle.
- Professional and knowledgeable tour guide.
- Entrance fees to Tel Amarna and Beni Hassan.
- Packed lunch.
- Gratuities (recommended).
- Any additional expenses not mentioned in the inclusions.
- Adults: $150 per person
- Children (5-12 years old): $100 per person
- Infants (0-4 years old): Free
Tips and Advice for Travelers:
- Wear comfortable clothing and footwear suitable for walking and exploring archaeological sites.
- Carry sunscreen, a hat, and sunglasses to protect yourself from the sun.
- Stay hydrated throughout the tour by bringing a water bottle.
- Respect the cultural significance of the sites and follow the instructions of your guide.
- Bring a camera to capture the breathtaking views and historical landmarks.
- Inform your guide of any specific dietary requirements or allergies when booking.
- Duration: Approximately 10 hours.
- Pickup time can be customized upon request.
- The tour operates daily, except for public holidays or unforeseen circumstances.
- This tour requires a moderate level of physical fitness and involves walking on uneven terrain.
- The tour may involve steps and narrow passages in the tombs.
Q: Is hotel pickup included in the tour? A: Yes, hotel pickup and drop-off are included in the tour.
Q: Can I customize the tour? A: Yes, we offer customization options to suit your preferences. Please contact us to discuss your requirements.
Q: Are entrance fees included in the tour price? A: Yes, the entrance fees to Tel Amarna and Beni Hassan are included in the tour price.
Q: Can I book the tour for a large group? A: Yes, we can accommodate large groups. Please contact us in advance to make the necessary arrangements.
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