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Easy

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Jeep, Bus

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Domestic Flights

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(3 customer reviews)

$2,199

Visit the incredible Pyramids of Giza, relax on the Nile  cruise down the Nile and discover the ancient wonders of Aswan and Luxor,

 

 

 

 

Day 1
Arrival,Cairo

Your luxury trip to Egypt starts today, how exciting!

Once you arrive at Cairo airport, you will have an airport representative waiting for you with a private driver and private air-conditioned vehicle.

Your representative will facilitate the visa process and escort you through customs and immigration.

After you finish the visa process and receive your bags, your private transfer will take you to the hotel.

Day 2
Cairo

Start your day with a gorgeous view of the Great Pyramids while having your breakfast. After breakfast, you will head to visit the best places that any one can see on an Egypt trip. With your own Egyptologist guide, you will learn about the history of the Great Pyramids, Sphinx, and the Solar Boat. You will also enter the legendary Great Pyramid itself.

After visiting the Great Pyramids, head to Saqqara, there you will explore the oldest complete stone pyramid, the Djoser Step Pyramid.

The private tour will continue to Memphis, which used to be the capital of the ancient Egyptian civilization during the Old Kingdom period. There, you will wander around and hear some intriguing historical tales from your highly knowledgeable guide.

After visiting Memphis, Saqqara, and the Great Pyramids, it is time to experience some of the delicious Egyptian food. You will enjoy lunch at one of the best local restaurants.

The luxury trip to Egypt will include an exclusive sunset experience. With your private guide, enjoy a camel or horse back ride (your choice) and wander around the desert by the great pyramids, just like the ancient Egyptians did when they were building the Great Pyramids and temples.

The fun is not over yet because after enjoying the sunset panoramic view of the great pyramids and the camel/horse-back ride, you will enjoy a dinner at a Bedouin restaurant near to the Great Sphinx.

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch,Dinner

Day 3
Cairo,Aswan

An airport transfer with a private vehicle from your hotel to Cairo airport is provided. A flight from Cairo to Aswan is provided.

A private airport transfer with a private vehicle and airport assistance from representative in Aswan is provided upon arrival.

Today it’s time to fly to Aswan, Aswan is located in Upper Egypt. An economy flight from Cairo to Aswan is included.

Start your day in Aswan by visiting Philae Island. A private boat ride is provided to get you to this amazing island where you will enjoy one of the most impressive temples in the south. Your Egyptologist guide will explain the meaning and significance of this impressive temple. Philae temple has a unique history that dates back to the Ptolemaic Empire.

After visiting Philae temple, you will head to see the High Dam, which was built in 1971. Afterwards, head to the Unfinished Obelisk and learn about the ancient Egyptian way of cutting the obelisks from the granite quarry. Then head to check into your Nile cruise and have lunch.

In the afternoon your guide will pick you up for your private Nile tour in a felucca (sailboat). You will glide down the Nile, see the beauty of Aswan and visit Old Cataract hotel to learn about its rich history. Thomas Cook built the hotel in 1899 for the European travelers. In 1978 the captivating atmosphere of the Old Cataract inspired Agatha Christies’ famous novel, Death on the Nile. She set portions of her novel at the hotel and the 1987 film was shot at the hotel.

The Old Cataract hotel overlooks Elephantine Island, home to the once flourishing cult of Khoum, god of the cataract. It also overlooks the Aghakhan mausoleum, one of the most amazing landmarks in Aswan.

Famous guests of the Old Cataract included Howard Carter (who found the tomb of King Tut), Winston Churchill, Margret Thatcher, Princess Diana, Jimmy Carter, Queen Noor, and more.

After you finish the Aswan Nile tour, you will be back to your luxury Nile cruises for some evening entertainment and a Nubian show.

Meal:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4
Aswan

Wake up early in the morning and greet the dawn with a sense of adventure. Your Nile cruise will start its sailing journey from Aswan to Luxor.

Enjoy on board breakfast while sailing down the Nile. The first stop will be Kom Ombo, which is located about 30 miles north of Aswan. There, you will explore Kom Ombo temple with your private Egyptologist guide.

After visiting Kom Ombo temple, the Nile cruise will continue its journey to the north, towards Luxor. Enjoy lunch on board on the sundeck in a fun atmosphere.

After lunch, discover Edfu temple with your private guide. Edfu temple was built for the god Horus, the falcon headed god.

Horus, the falcon, has been always known as one of the most famous gods in ancient Egypt and it was considered the master of the sky.

Edfu temple is the second largest temple in Egypt and the best preserved one. The ancient Egyptians took about 180 years to build it.

In the evening enjoy an oriental Egyptian party, the Galabya party. In the Galabya party, the Nile cruise guests get to dress and walk like Egyptians and will participate in fun games.

The Galabya party includes a traditional dinner and local music; it is a fun Egyptian night.

Meal: Breakfast,Lunch,Dinner

Day5
Luxor

Today you are in Luxor, this means you will get to visit the tomb of King Tut during your visit to the west bank and the Valley of the Kings.

Your private guided tour in the west bank will also include a private tour to Al Deir Al Bahari temple, which was built by the most powerful women in the ancient Egyptian history, Queen Hatshepsut. After the west bank tour, head back to the Nile cruise for traditional Egyptian lunch.

After lunch, enjoy a private tour to the East bank where you can visit Karnak and Luxor temples. Luxor temple is followed by the courtyard of king Ramses II, which is surrounded on three sides by two rows of pillars shaped like bundles of papyrus.

In the east bank, you will also have the opportunity to visit Luxor museum, located between Luxor and Karnak temples.

A private tour to the Mummification Museum is not to be missed while in Luxor. The incredible Mummification Museum includes 150 unique pieces including sarcophagi, mummification tools used by ancient Egyptians and panels of funeral rituals.

Meal :Breakfast,Lunch,Dinner

Day 6
Cairo

A private transfer from your Nile cruise to Luxor airport is provided. A private transfer from Cairo airport is provided.

After the end of your Nile Cruise, you will fly to Cairo. There you will discover the Egyptian Museum in a private tour with your Egyptologist guide.

The Egyptian museum holds more than 120,000 items. It was built in 1835 near Al Azbekeyah Garden in downtown Cairo.

The private tour of the Egyptian museum includes a tour of the collection of King Tut and a tour inside the royal mummies room.

After visiting the Egyptian museum, enjoy a local lunch in downtown Cairo.

In the afternoon, discover Old Cairo and learn about its history in a private tour with your own personal guide and driver.

In the evening enjoy a luxurious and delicious Egyptian dinner at Naguib Mahfouz restaurant and Cafe, where the Nobel Prize winner Nagib Mahfouz wrote his most famous novels.

After dinner, you will have the opportunity to wander around Khan Khalili and its bazars, where you will enjoy a private tour to Old Cairo and its shopping experience.

Meal : Breakfast,Lunch

Day 7
Cairo

Transfer in a private vehicle with English speaking driver from the Hotel to Cairo airport is included. Airport assistance at Cairo airport is provided. End your trip

Meal:Brakfast

Checklist

  • Toothbrush, toothpaste, floss, mouthwash.
  • Hair brush or comb, hair ties, barrettes/bobby pins.
  • Deodorant.
  • Shampoo and conditioner
  • Sunscreen and face lotion with SPF.
  • Night time Moisturizer/Lotion.
  • If under any medication, enough stock
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  • All ground and plane transportation
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