10-Day Egypt and Nile Cruise Tour: Cairo, Luxor, Aswan

  • • Cairo: Giza Pyramids, horse Ride in pyramids area , Egyptian Museum, old Bazars, Sakkara Memphis, Coptic Cairo
  • • Alexandria: National Museum, Catacomb tomb the Citadel from outside.
  • • Luxor: Visit Karnak & Luxor Temples Valley of the Kings , temple of Hatshepsut , Colossi of Memnon: Edfu Kom ombo, Ph iale.

Location

Day 1 : Arrival Egypt

Upon arrival our assistance will meet and assist you to f inish all formalities then you will be
transferred to your hotel, overnight at hotel in Cairo.

Day 2 : Giza pyramids - Sakkara step Pyramid - Memphis

 

After your breakfast, it’ll be time to begin your tour to the Pyramids and Sphinx.

The first visit of the day will be to the Pyramids of Giza, one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Built by the pharaohs from the period starting from 2590 BC to 2480 BC. You will have the chance to explore the wonders of the Great Pyramid, get inside the queen Pyramid. You will also discover the beauty of the Sphinx, one of the largest monolith statues in the history of mankind.

After enjoying the view and taking your lovely photos you will move to Sakkara, which includes the step pyramid o f king Zoser the oldest pyramid in Egypt. After that you will move to Memphis, the first capital of Egypt. Here you’ll see the best and the biggest statue of King Ramses the great, one of the greatest kings who ruled Egypt in the new kingdom After that have lunch at local restaurant Finally, you’ll head back to Cairo for another night at yo ur hotel.


Tips:
* breakfast and lunch are included

Day 3 : Cairo - Egyptian museum - Coptic Cairo

 

Breakfast at the hotel is followed by another full day tour, to the Egyptian museum.

Gaze at the wonders of King Tutankhamen, including his golden Mask; stare upon the mummies of some of Egypt’s ancient pharaohs (optional ); lose yourself in the many rooms and galleries, where thousands of artefacts are awaiting your visit. After that have lunch at local restaurant, then will be taken on a tour of Cairo famous Churches , After that back to your Hotel.


Tips:
* breakfast and lunch are included.

Day 4 : Luxor - Nile Cruise - the Karnak Temple

 

After your breakfast you will check out of your hotel in Cairo and be transferred to the Cairo airport to take your Flight to Luxor. Upon arrival, you’ll be met and transferred to embark on your luxury Nile Cruise ship, which you will stay full board for the coming four nights. You will start your visits by exploring the Karnak Temple, the largest religious Pharaonic temple. Ever built in the world, then visit the Luxor temple as well with your private guide.

Enjoy the evening onboard.


Tips:
* breakfast, lunch and dinner are included


Day 5 : Nile Cruise - West Bank

 

Your first visit of the day will be to the Valley of the Kings, the necropolis of the Pharaonic New Kingdom, including the famous tombs of the kings of ancient Egypt.
Your next stop will be the amazing temple of Hatshepsut. The first woman who ruled Egypt.
This temple was used as a monastery in the Christian era. This is why it is famous for the name “El Deir Al Bahry”, Or the Western Monastery. Your last stop of the day will be at the gigantic Colossi of Memnon. These two 18 meters high statues are the only remaining items of the temple of Amenhotep III. During the roman era, music was heard coming out of one of the statues that were attributed, by the Greeks.


Tips:
* breakfast, lunch and dinner are included

Day 6 : Edfu & Komombo temples - Carriage

 

After breakfast, you will have the chance to visit the Temple of Horus in Edfu. This temple is the best preserved Ptolemaic temple in Egypt. The building of the temple lasted about 800 years. The temple includes wonderfully decorated walls and stone capitals.
Your next stop will be to visit the amazing Temple of Komombo dedicated to two gods; Horus, the falcon god, and Sobek, the crocodile god. Also, you will enjoy the museum.

Enjoy the evening as you continue cruising down the Nile to Aswan, enjoy some entertainments on board.


Tips:
* breakfast, lunch and dinner are included

Day 7 : Aswan - Philae Temple

 

After breakfas t it’s time to have some fun sailing down the Nile.
You will visit the most beautiful temple of Egypt, the Temple of Isis, located on Philae Island on the middle of the Nile. It is truly an amazing temple overnight on board.


Tips:
* breakfast, lunch and dinner are included

Day 8 : Aswan - Cairo

 

After breakfast on your cruise on the cruise check out and fly back to Cairo.

Upon arrival to Cairo you will be transferred to your hotel for relaxing in Cairo.


Tips:
* Breakfast is included

Day 9 : Alexandria City

 

After breakfast you will be escorted by your guide to Alexandria the city of Alexander the great. Visit the national museum of Alexandria then visit the Catacomb tomb the largest underground tomb.

In the Greek era. Have lunch at The Mediterranean Sea local restaurant then visit the fortress of Qitbay (the Citadel) from outside this fortress replaced the old Light house Pharos this was o ne of the Seven Wonders of the World. Then back to Cairo overnight.


Tips:
* breakfast and lunch are included.

Day 10 : Final Departure

 

After breakfast our representative will escort you to the airport for final departure.


Tips:
* breakfast is included


 

Package Includes

  • 4 Nights at Nile Cruise
  • 5 Night at Cairo Hotel
  • All Taxes and services are including
  • The entrance fees for sightseeing mentioned
  • Transportation in a private air conditioned bus
  • English Speaking tour guide
  • All transfers as mentioned
  • Alexandria day trip
  • Meet and assist at the airport upon arrival and departure
  • Lunches during the over day tour at local restaurant

Package Excludes

  • Tips
  • International Flights
  • Beverage & Drinks
  • Any services not mentioned in the program
  • Personal expenses
  • International flight
  • Visa (apply before arrival)