Ein El Sokhna Shore Excursions
As the closest port in Egypt to the capital city of Cairo, docking on Ein El Sokhna Port allows cruise passengers to enjoy a variety of day trips into Cairo and the surrounding areas. See the Giza Pyramids or the other pyramid fields to the south at Dahshur and Sakkara. Head into central Cairo to visit the Egyptian Museum or take a tour of Islamic Cairo and the Citadel.
While your ship waits in Sokhna, escape to Cairo to see Ancient Egypt. This day trip will take you to see the Pyramids of Giza, guarded by the Great Sphinx, and the Egyptian Museum, full priceless antiquities. It is the perfect way to get a quick glimpse of Egypt’s ancient past.
Spend the day away from your ship on a desert safari. First drive from Alexandria to Cairo, where you will be taken the Giza Pyramids. Then you will travel south to Sakkara to view the Step Pyramid from camel back and enjoy lunch in the desert before returning to Port Sokhna.
Leave your ship in port and drive to Cairo to see the Giza Pyramids and the Sphinx. Afterward, head to the middle of modern Cairo to enjoy a lunch cruise on the Nile before you return to El Sokhna Port.