Overnight to Cairo Jewish, Coptic & Old Ben Ezra Synagogue

Location :


2 Days / 1 Nights

Pickup & drop off :

7:00am – we can change to suit your cruise arrival time.

Tour Highlights :

Overnight to Cairo Jewish, Coptic & Old Ben Ezra Synagogue

Day 1


Your Booking 2 Egypt guide and manager will be waiting inside Ain Elsohkna Port for you. They will be holding a sign showing your name. You do not need to look for them – they will be waiting for you and will find you.

From the moment your tour starts, your guides will give you full attention. Once in the car, your guide will talk to you about all the things on the way as well as other aspects of your tour that will interest you.

Travel to the Great Pyramids one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, enjoy a panoramic view of the Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, and Mykerinus. Visit The Great Sphinx, the Valley Temple & many outstanding photo stops. Enjoy lunch at local restaurant, Then panoramic photo stop for Cairo and river Nile and Cairo city tour.

Move on to visit the Museum of Egyptian Antiquities that includes King Tutankhamen’s treasures. The Egyptian Museum which features artifacts from the Pharaonic period. The museum displays a rare collection of 5000 years of art which is considered the largest most precious collection of Egyptian art in the world.

Over 250,000 genuine artifacts are presented, including an exhibit dedicated to Tutankhamen collection of treasures, gold and jewelry which were enclosed in his tomb for over 3,500 years before it was discovered in the 1920s when his tomb was excavated.

End the day with an optional visit to traditional bazaars then drive to your hotel. Overnight in Cairo

Day 2

After breakfast, your tour guide will be waiting in the lobby start your tour to visit the Old Cairo; We visit the Church of Abu-Sergah and St. Berbara, The hanging Church, We will also visit the old Jewish Ben Ezra Synagogue. Enjoy lunch at local restaurant, Then visit the Citadel of Salah-El-Din with a visit to Mohammed Ali Mosque (the alabaster mosque.The Citadel that was built by Salah-El-Din in the 12th Century and was the seat of power for the following 700 years. On the premises is the Alabaster Mosque of Mohammed Ali, one of the landmarks of Cairo whose minaret can be seen from any part of the city. The Mohammed Ali mosque was built in Turkish style, very similar to the Blue Mosque in Turkey. Finally, you will be escorted back to Ain Elsohkna, where you will have the opportunity to take photos before being taken, by your guide, back to your cruise ship 2 hours before your departure time. Your overnight trip from Ain Elsohkna, with Booking 2 Egypt, has been designed to help you enjoy the maximum amount of Egypt with the least amount of time. If you want to customize your trip, please let us know.


  • Free WIFI: Complimentary Wi Fi on board most of our vehicles, free wifi zone in our chosen hotels and Nile cruises
  • Pick up services from Alexandria Port & return (by the cruise exit door)
  • All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle
  • Private English Egyptologist
  • Mineral water on board the vehicle during the tour
  • Entrance fees to all the mentioned sites
  • All Service charges & taxes


  • Any extras not mentioned
  • Tipping Kitty

Prices per Person

single 2-4 persons 5-8 persons 9-15 persons 
410 $275 $265 $255 $


Plan A: Le Meridien Hotel, Steigenberger Pyramids – Ramses Hilton

Plan B: Fairmont Nile City Hotel Cairo or Oberoi Mena Hous

More Information:

Trip type By an air-conditioned vehicle pick up time According to Cruise Liners Schedules, guarantee to return two hours before your departure times

Entry Visa Info:

Egyptian entry visa obtainable onboard the cruise before your pick up, that is operating by the Egyptian Immigration association for American, Canadian, Australian, British, German, Italian, French, Swiss, Austrian, Belgium, Dutch, Scandinavians and some other nationalities as well. It would be just stamp put into your passpo


Egypt is a safe destination. Crime in Egypt nearly does not exist. Security is good and there are specially trained Tourist Police The buses move in convoys for protection. The Egyptian government take so much care of the tourism as it is the national source of income in Egypt. the tourist in Egypt is VIP person So the Egyptian police (not the ship) provide police cars, security, guards around all the buses This service is not by the ship or Booking 2 Egypt its provided for all the tourists that arrive to Egypt, make organized tours

Health Tips:

The only health hazard that you’re likely to come across is an upset stomach. The best way to avoid this is to make sure that you only drink bottled water, avoid ice and ice-cream and anything that may have been washed in tap water (salad). All fruit should be peeled before consumption. Milk is unpasteruized and should be boiled. Precautions should also be taken against prickly heat and sunstroke”