Best of Egypt - in 8 days

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Daily tour program

 

- Saturday - Day 1: Arrival Cairo -

Welcome to Cairo, Egypt

We'll meet you at the airport and transfer you to your hotel.
After a short briefing about your tour, you will have the rest of the afternoon free to explore
Cairo on your own.

Overnight in Cairo.

 

- Sunday - Day 2: Pyramids and Cairo Sightseeing - (B/L)

Breakfast at your hotel in Cairo and then met by your personal guide who will accompany you to Giza Plateau to visit one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, the Great Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinus, famous Sphinx, and Valley temple facing the great statue. Lunch at a good quality local restaurant. Then transfer to enjoy the Egyptian Museum, Treasures room for the child king Tutankhamen. Continue to Coptic Cairo to visit the Hanging Church and Ben Ezra Synagogue. Continue driving to Islamic Cairo, where you will be able to explore Khan El Khalili, Cairo's old bazaar.. Back to your hotel.

Overnight in Cairo.

 

- Monday - Day 3: Fly Cairo to Luxor - Nile Cruise Tour - (B/L/D)

Breakfast at the hotel.

Check out from hotel in the morning then transfer to Cairo Airport for a flight with EGYPTAIR to Luxor where you will be met and assisted, then taken by an air-conditioned vehicle to board your Egypt Nile cruise to check in. After lunch on board, enjoy a visit to the impressive Karnak Temples and Luxor Temple. Dinner and overnight on board Nile cruise.

 

- Tuesday - Day 4: Luxor Nile Cruise Excursions - (B/L/D)

After breakfast on your Nile cruise, take an excursion to the royal cemetery for 62 Pharaohs, Valley of the Kings, then to mortuary Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, which was built by the architects of the New Kingdom Pharaoh Hatshepsut in the 15th century BC. Head to the Colossi of Memnon. After lunch, you will sail to Edfu enjoying a leisurely dinner on board.

Overnight on board Nile Cruise.

 

- Wednesday - Day 5: Edfu and Kom Ombo Temples - (B/L/D)

After breakfast on Nile Cruise, visit the well-preserved Ptolemaic Temple dedicated to Horus at Edfu. Sail to Kom Ombo to see the unique Temple of Sobek, dedicated to Sobek the crocodile god, and Horus the falcon-headed god.
Enjoy your lunch on board. Continue sailing to Aswan.
Dinner and overnight on board your Nile Cruise.

 

- Thursday - Day 6: Aswan Nile Cruise Tours - (B/L/D)

After breakfast on Nile cruise, enjoy a day's sightseeing in Aswan. Start with the High Dam and the largest known ancient obelisk, located in the northern region of the stone quarries of ancient Egypt, the Unfinished Obelisk, proceeding to the beautiful Temple of Philae, which is devoted to the two goddesses Isis and Hathor. Dinner and overnight on board deluxe Nile Cruise.

 

- Friday - Day 7: Fly Aswan to Cairo - (B)

Breakfast on board

Morning, we will provide a transfer to Airport and put you on your nearly 1-hour flight back to Cairo.

After arrival, we will provide a transfer to your hotel. The rest of the day is yours to explore Cairo on your own.

Overnight in Cairo

 

- Saturday - Day 8: Cairo - Fly Back Home - (B)

MA AS SALAAMA! Goodbye! It's time to go home. We will transfer you to the airport and wish you well, and look forward to seeing you on a future trip.

 

Program ends

 

Cost info:    Contact us for price informations
$_______ US Dollars for per person in a double room &  $_____US Dollars in a single room

Price includes

* Centrally located superior hotels

* All land transfers with comfortable vehicles

* All of the meals mentioned in the itinerary (B-breakfast, L-lunch & D-dinner)

* Professional, English-speaking tour guides

* Domestic flight ticket Cairo to Luxor

* Domestic flight tickets from Aswan to Cairo

* Admissions to the ancient sites indicated on the itinerary

* Bottled water during the trip

* Portage when needed

* All taxes and service charges

 

Excludes

International flight tickets

Entry visa to Egypt

Any optional tours

Personal spendings

Tipping

If this is your first trip to Egypt and If you only have short amount of time,

then this program provides you with a taste of some of the best

that Egypt has to offer.

 

HIGHLIGHTS

Experience Egypt with an enchanting cruise on the Nile

Visit main highlights of Cairo, visit the Giza Pyramids and the Egyptian Museum....

Enjoy a 5 day long scenic cruise on the Nile

Enjoy a visit to the impressive Karnak Temples and Luxor Temple

Explore Edfu and Kom Ombo Temples

Visit Valley of the Kings, Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, which was built
by the architects of the New Kingdom Pharaoh Hatshepsut in the
15th century BC

See impressive ruins of Aswan and Luxor

Centrally located hotels, friendly people, comfortable transportation
skip the line admissions............

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