Holidays in Egypt - nile cruise
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Tour Information:


  3 star 4 star 5 star
Price: $1560 $1690 $1840

Starts in:

Cairo

End in:

Cairo
Departs: Every Wednesday and Saturday
Local Payment: No
All prices are per person based on double room occupancy.

 

10 Days / 9 nights Cairo - Alexandria  - Nile Cruise

Day 1 - Meet & Assist

You’ll be met and assisted by our representative at the airport and escorted to your hotel for a relaxing night in and a good sleep.


Overnight: Hotel in Cairo
Transportation: All transfers included


Day 2 - Giza Pyramids & Sphinx

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Wake up and have a nice big breakfast at hotel, followed by a 9:00 am drive to one of the great wonders of the world: the Giza Pyramids. The three pyramids are Cheops (the biggest), followed by Khefren (the middle pyramid), and last, but definitely not least, Mankura (the smallest of the lot). Whilst in Giza, you'll also get to see the legendary Sphinx – truly a sight to remember. You'll then be driven to the necropolis of Sakkara and see the Step Pyramids of King Zoser and the tomb of Queen Tee, followed by a lovely lunch of oriental food in a local restaurant. After lunch, you'll be taken to visit the old capital of Egypt, Memphis, and the alabaster statue of King Ramses the Second. After concluding your visit to all the major sites in Cairo, you'll be transferred to the railway station where you'll take the 8:00 pm overnight, sleeper train on half board accommodation to Aswan.

 

Overnight: Sleeper train to Aswan
Site entrance fees: Included
Guide: Included
Transportation: All transfers included
Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner


Day 3 - Aswan Nile Cruise

Your breakfast will be served on the train, after which you'll be met at the Aswan Railway Station by one of our representatives. Your trip will start at 10:00 am with a visit to the Unfinished Obelisk – the largest known ancient obelisk, followed by the High Dam of Aswan – also the biggest dam in the world, and finally a visit to Elephantine Island and Philae Temple. After concluding your sightseeing for the day, you'll check in to your Nile Cruise, have lunch on board where you'll spend the night.

Overnight: Nile cruise – Aswan
Site entrance fees: Included
Guide: Included
Transportation: All transfers included
Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 4 - Kom Ombo

Breakfast will be served on board as we set sail to Kom Ombo, stop off Kom Ombo and then start sailing to Edfu where we dock and you have a good night's rest.

Overnight: Nile cruise – Edfu
Transportation: All transfers included
Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 5 - Esna Lock to Luxor

Breakfast served on board as we sail via Esna Lock to Luxor where we dock for the night and you sleep aboard the ship.


Overnight: Luxor Nile cruise
Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 6 - Luxor to Cairo

Breakfast will be served on board, then you’ll be checking out of the Nile Cruise and then visit the Luxor Temple (on the East Bank of the Nile), the Karnak Temple, the Valley of the Kings (on the West Bank), the Valley of the Queens, the Hatshepsut Temple and finally, the Colossi of Memnon. You’ll then be transferred to the railway station and start on your journey back to Cairo aboard the overnight, sleeper train.


Overnight: Sleeper train to Cairo
Site entrance fees: Included
Guide: Included
Transportation: All transfers included
Meals included: Breakfast,lunch and dinner

Day 7 - Egyptian Museum and Khan El Khalili

Breakfast will be served on the train. You’ll be met by one of our representatives when you arrive at the Cairo Railway Station and taken to visit the magnificent Egyptian Museum which holds over 25,000 monuments from ancient Egyptian times. After that, you’ll be taken to visit the Saladin Citadel and Mohamed Ali Mosque (which is similar to the Blue Mosque in Turkey). Then you’ll be taken to Khan El Khalili bazaar, after which you’ll be having lunch at a 5 star local restaurant with open buffet oriental food. After your fantastic meal, you’ll be transferred to the hotel for a nice, long sleep!

Overnight: Hotel in Cairo
Guide: Included
Transportation: All transfers included
Meals included: Breakfast and lunch

Day 8 - Alexandria

Wake up and have a nice big breakfast at the hotel and then be driven to Alexandria where you’ll start your sightseeing by visiting the Catacombs of Kom El Shokafa, followed by Pompey’s Pillar, the Roman Theater and the famous Alexandria Library. You’ll then be taken for a nice lunch and then driven back to Cairo and taken to your hotel for a good night’s sleep.

 

Overnight: Hotel in Cairo
Guide: Included
Site entrance fees: Included
Transportation: All transfers included
Meals included: Breakfast and lunch

 

Day 9 - Free day

Breakfast will be served at the hotel, and you’ll have a free day to do absolutely as you please!

 

*Optional: You could opt for a Fayoum day trip to visit the 7 Water Wheels, Qarun Lake and Wadi El Ryan. (Fee: $120 per person).

 

Overnight: Hotel in Cairo

 

Day 10 - Airport

Wake up and have your breakfast at the hotel, then check out and be escorted to the airport where you’ll head back home with stories and memories of all the unforgettable moments you spent in Egypt.

 

Transportation: All transfers included
Meals included: Breakfast
Unforgettable memories: Included

 

Note:


All our day trips start at 9:00 am.

All our tours are private tours.

 

 

Giza Pyramids

There are no more famous ancient sites within Egypt, or for that matter elsewhere in the world, than the Great Pyramids at Giza.

Aswan

Aswan, Egypt's sunniest southern city and ancient frontier town located about 81 miles south of Luxor, has a distinctively African atmosphere.

High Dam

Aswan, Egypt's sunniest southern city and ancient frontier town located about 81 miles south of Luxor, has a distinctively African atmosphere. Its ancient Egyptian name was Syene.

Kom Ombo

The Temple known as Kom Ombo is actually two temples consisting of a Temple to Sobek and a Temple of Haroeris. In ancient times, sacred crocodiles basked in the sun on the river bank near here.

Edfu

The modern Arabic name of Edfu is derived from the ancient Egyptian name Djeba, or Etbo in Coptic. Djeba meant "Retribution Town", since the enemies of the god were brought to justice therein.

Luxor

Luxor has often been called the worlds greatest open air museum, as indeed it is and much more. The number and preservation of the monuments in the Luxor area are unparalleled anywhere else in the world that know of.

Karnak

He Temple of Karnak is actually three main temples, smaller enclosed temples, and several outer temples located about three kilometers north of Luxor, Egypt situated on 100 ha (247 acres) of land.

Hatshepsut temple

The mortuary temple of Queen Hatshepsut is one of the most dramatically situated in the world. The queen's architect, Senenmut, designed it and set it at the head of a valley overshadowed by the Peak of the Thebes, the "Lover of Silence," where lived the goddess who presided over the necropolis.

Egyptian Museum

The Egyptian Museum was first built in Boulak. In 1891, it was moved to Giza Palace of "Ismail Pasha" which housed the antiquities that were later moved to the present building.

Khan El Khalili

A Shoppers' haven. This ancient bazar is full of oriental products like spices, fabrics, hukkahs, souvenirs, clothing.. etc. A great place to practice your haggling skills and experience a new part of old Cairo.

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