Day 1 – 8 : Cairo

Arrive in Cairo airport, you will be met by our representative who will assist you through the formalities and then transferred to your hotel to meet your guide for briefing about the tour package; overnight at your hotel in Cairo.


Day 2: Cairo – Giza Pyramids – Aswan

After breakfast you will start the tour by visiting the awe inspiring Great Pyramids and the Sphinx at Giza plateau, then head to Sakkara to visit the Step Pyramid- the first completed Pyramid in Egypt and some other amazing tombs. After a day of seeing 4500 year old ancient structures, you will take the overnight first class train up the River Nile to Aswan. (Upgrade to sleeper cabin for only £80 – return)

Day 3: Aswan

Arrive in Aswan around 10:00, you will be transferred to your hotel in Aswan and start your Nile quest by visiting the Philae Temple, the Unfinished Obelisk and the famous High Dam of Aswan which after completion in 1971, created Lake Nasser. Free evening at your leisure, overnight at your hotel in Aswan.


Day 4: Felucca cruise from Aswan

egypt-pic2After breakfast, check aboard the Nile Felucca and sail around the islands and temples of Aswan. Kitchener’s botanical garden has many imported trees and plants form several countries, next to the Elephantine Island which contains ruins of temples dedicated to the new kingdom in the pharaoh’s era – overnight on the Felucca.
(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 5: Felucca Sailing

Free day for leisure sailing down the River Nile – enjoy the amazing view of the River, overnight on the Felucca.
(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 6: Felucca – Luxor

In the morning you will reach Kom-Ombo to visit the temple of Sobek, the Crocodile headed Evil God and Haroeris the Falcon headed Good God. We then head to Edfu to visit the most preserved and completed temple in Egypt, this temple is 2000 years old and dedicated to the Falcon headed God Horus the son of Osiris; continue towards Luxor, afternoon tour of the East bank of Luxor. Here you will experience the massive Karnak temple and the historic Luxor temple, overnight at your hotel in Luxor.

Day 7: Luxor

After breakfast we tour the west Bank of Luxor. We start the tour with the world famous Valley of the Kings, the Temple of Hatshepsut (Deir El Bahary) and the great Colossi of Memnon, the last remains of Amenophis III’s temple. Then take the overnight first class train back to Cairo.

Day 8: Cairo

Arrive back at our hotel in Cairo; After a short rest we start with the last tour in Egypt – the Egyptian museum & the old city of Cairo where you can explore the Coptic area and the seven churches there, the citadel of Saladin to visit the Mosque of Mohamed Ali, the cave church with the sculptures that shows the incredible miracle that happened when a mountain have been moved by the power of praying! And finally to the open market (Khan El Khalili) the Bazaar with the numerous souvenirs shops and the coffee shops, overnight at your hotel in Cairo.

Day 9: Cairo, Flight back home

After breakfast take your memories with you in the flight back home. (Breakfast)

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