Enjoy day tour to discover the capital of the Minya Governorate in Upper Egypt. It is located approximately 245 km south of Cairo on the western bank of the Nile River, which flows north through the city and see Tell Al Amarna, the capital city founded by Akhenaton, the father of Tutankhamen.Book Now Ask a Question
El Minya Day Tour From Cairo By Car
In the morning, our private vehicle with driver will come to take you from your hotel, then direction EI Minya (about 4 hours). When you arrive in El Minya you will start your visit to the city, which includes the great plain where the Pharaoh Akhenaton received the divine inspiration for the construction of this city. Continue your visit to Tuna el Gebel, near the city of Hermopolis and discover the tombs of Petosiris, priest of the god Thoth, and Isadora, as well as the catacomb of Ibis. Then road to Beni Hassan, south of El Minya, set of princely burials dating from the Middle Kingdom you can visit the tombs of Bakhet Ill, governor of Oryx Nome, Khnumhotep ll, governor under Amenemhat Ill during the 12th dynasty, as well as that of Khety, also governor during the 11th dynasty. Lunch break. Continue your tour by visiting Tell El Amarna to admire the tombs of Akhenaton (Amenophis IV) and Huya. Return to Cairo.
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– This itinerary is a PRIVATE TOUR, not joining Group. That mean you will have the Tour Guide and vehicle only for you.
– Price is an estimate quoted in US Dollars per person per trip.