Tour overview

Cairo/Nile Cruise/Luxor/Aswan/Hurghada

Included

  • Meet and Assist at the airport.
  • All transfers
  • Baggage Transfers
  • Deluxe A/C transport throughout
  • Hotels with Breakfast, taxes and service
  • Felucca/Launch Ride
  • Sightseeing with entry fees as mentioned
  • Services of an English Guide/Egyptologist
  • Nile Cruise with Full Board
  • Lunches & dinners as indicated (L,D)
  • Overnight Train Cairo/Aswan in Aircraft Sytle seats

Not Included

  • Items of a personal nature, Camera Fees
  • Entry Visas
  • Gratuities for Driver and Guide
  • Incidental Tips Housekeeping etc.
  • Meals not mentioned
  • Drinks of any kind
  • Any additional requests
  • All scheduled activities as shown will be included but may be rearranged to different days, to accommodate local circumstances and availability of trains etc.

Day 1

Arrival:
Airport meet and greet, assist with visa and customs. Transfer to your hotel.

Day 2

Cairo:
The great Pyramids of Giza - the Sphinx and Valley Temple, (option for going inside the small pyramid and a camel ride $25 US) Perfumery and Papyrus Institute.

Day 3

Cairo:
Egyptian Museum with the treasures of Tutankhamun.
Islamic Cairo - the Citadel, Alabaster Mosque and Palace
The Khan El Khalili Bazaar.
Coptic Cairo - see some of the oldest churches in Christianity.
Overnight train to Aswan - seating in aircraft style seats (option for sleeper cabin with Breakfast and Dinner $85 US per person).

Day 4

Aswan: Nile cruise, 3 nights:
Sightseeing in Aswan.
The High Dam - a modern wonder built to prevent Nile flooding.
Philae temple of Isis goddess of Love and Motherhood.
Before sunset Sail on a Felucca or Launch to visit Kitchener Botanical gardens,
Sail past the Agha Khan Mausoleum.

Day 5

Aswan:
Relax while sailing to Luxor.
2 stops to visit Kom Ombo & Edfu temples.

Day 6

Luxor:
Valley of the Kings (3 tombs)
Temple of Queen Hatshipsuit.
The Colossi of Memnon.
(Optional sound light show at Karnak temple $45 US)

Day 7

Luxor - Hurghada:
Visit the wonders of ancient Architecture, Luxor and Karnak Temples.
Transfer to Hurghada by air-conditioned bus.

Day 8/9/10

Hurghada: Red Sea resort with water sports
Free at leisure in Hurghada.
Diving, Scuba, Snorkeling & Safari tours are available upon request.

Day 11

Hurghada - Cairo:
Transfer to Cairo by air-conditioned bus (7 hours) Transfer to Hotel

DAY 12

Cairo:
Sakkara step pyramid complex and Memphis open air museum

Day 13

Cairo - Home:
Airport transfer