Nile Valley Red Sea - 9 days
Validity: Till 24th September, 2019
Day 1: Arrival Cairo
Meet at Cairo Airport upon arrival by our representative who will assist you through airport Customs & formalities. You will be escorted immediately to your hotel by A/C modern fleet. Check in the hotel upon arrival & overnight in Cairo.
Day 2: Pyramids, Sphinx, Museum, Khan El Khalili (Breakfast)
Breakfast. We shall begin our day with the guided tour of Cairo. We start the tour to visit one of the Seven Wonders the great Pyramids of Giza; (Cheops, Chephren and Mycerinus). A single pyramid is built with 2.300.000 blocks, each weighing an average of two and a half tones. In the face of such immensity, one cannot help but feel the wonder and awe that so many writers and artists have sought to convey over the centuries.
The Cheops Pyramid is more interesting, because its interior burial chambers are open for inspection by the public. Not far from the Pyramids is the Great Sphinx of Giza, which dates from the time of Chephren (2620 BC). Hewn from natural yellowish limestone and standing 65 feet-high and 187 feet-long, this unforgettable statue combines the head of a Pharaoh with a lion's body. A quick visit to papyrus institute or a perfume shop can be arranged after the visit.
Afternoon visit the Egyptian Museum which exhibits collections now exceeding to 120,000 objects ranges from pre-historic era to the Greco Roman period. It has 107 halls, and the ground floor houses huge statues. The upper floor houses small statues, jewels, Tutankhamen treasures and the mummies. A hall for the Royal Mummies was opened at the museum, housing eleven kings and queens.
After the visit of the museum a short drive through the downtown will take you to Khan El Khalili bazaars; which is one of the most famous worldwide with its amazing narrow alleyways. Drive back to the hotel & overnight at the hotel in Cairo.
Day 3: Cairo - Aswan- Cruise (Friday, Wednesday) (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Breakfast in the hotel, check out and transfer to the airport for your flight to Aswan. Meet & assist upon arrival at Aswan Airport & transfer to the Nile Cruise. We shall check in around 11am which will be followed by lunch on board. In the afternoon visit Visit the High Dam, the Temple of Philae, return back and Dinner on board. Overnight in Aswan.
Day 4: Aswan – Kom Embo – Edfu (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Breakfast on board. You may opt for an Optional tour to Abu Simble or just relax on board. Take a leisurely lunch on board and we will arrive at Kom Ombo. Visit the Temple shared by two gods Sobek & Haeroris in Kom Ombo. We shall continue to sail to Edfu. Dinner on board. Overnight in Edfu.
Day 5: Edfu – Luxor (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Early morning Tea and Coffee Before the visit of Edfu temple. We shall take one and half hour tour of Horus Temple in Edfu. We shall return back for breakfast on board and sail to Luxor via Esna. Lunch will be on board.
Afternoon free at leisure or enjoy an optional tour to visit the East Bank. Dinner on board.
Overnight in Luxor.
Day 6: West bank – Proceed to Hurghada by bus (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Breakfast on board and we shall Check- out after breakfast. Today we will visit West Bank - Valley of the Kings, and Temple of Queen Hatshepsut. After the visit, disembark from the cruise and drive from Luxor to Hurghada. Check in the hotel upon arrival Hurghada. The rest of your day is at leisure. Overnight at the hotel in Hurghada.
Day 6: Free at leisure - Hurghada
Breakfast. Hurghada offers a Varity of activities that you can do in the sea or in the desert, the fantastic coral reefs in the sea make the snorkeling and diving is one of the main activities in Hurghada, there are daily trips by boat to do snorkeling and diving operated by diving centers in the hotels also you can do the Glass boat, this one is good for the kids as they can see the coral reefs without swimming or diving. During these trips they stop at Giftun Island one of the national park in Hurghada, other water sports take place in Hurghada as windsurfing, kitesurfing and waterskiing. Overnight.
Day 7: Free at leisure - Hurghada
Breakfast. Optional. Sindbad Submarine is one of the fascinating trips in Hurghada, submarine sail every day two or three times to dive with 44 passengers for 20 meters under water to see the underwater views and marina life of the red sea.
Day 8: Free at Leisure - Hurghada
Breakfast. The Majestic desert of Hurghada is amazing like its beaches and coral reefs, those they love adventure prefer to do the trips to the desert and the mountains, the safari tour operators have a nice tour through the desert, you can do the Jeep 4*4 safari trip or Quad Bike desert tours, during the desert trips you will have the opportunity to ride the Camels and learn about the Bedouin people and their life. After you make your trip through the desert and mountain, you will be head to the most interest dinner you can do, the Bedouin Barbecue Dinner with Bedouin music and party. Also, there is star gazing with powerful telescope for those who want to see the stars, as well morning Quad Bike for people who are interest to drive longer and explore the desert. Overnight at the hotel in Hurghada.
Day 9: Hurghada – Cairo
Breakfast in the hotel, check out and transfer to Hurghada Airport for your flight back home.
Validity: Till 24th September 2019
Tour Price Per Person
|| Child 6 – 11 years
|Oasis or Grand Pyramids – Cairo Egypt/Nile Cruise and AMC Royal Hurghada – Hurghada
||3 and 4 star combination
|Barcelo Cairo Pyramids /Mercure Le Sphinx –
Cairo Nile Cruise and AMC Royal Hurghada
|4 and 5 star combination
|Le Meridien Pyramids –
Cairo /Nile Cruise –
Hurghada Resort or Continental Hurghada or similar
| 5 star
- Meet & assist at Cairo, Luxor & Aswan Airports.
- All transfer from / to airports in a/c vehicles.
- Private full day guided tour to the Pyramids and Sphinx, Egyptian Museum & Khan El Khalili Bazaar with entrance fee.
- 2 nights' accommodation in Cairo with breakfast.
- 3 nights' accommodation onboard Nile cruise based on FB (food only & no beverages) Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. 5* Nile cruise category.
- 3 nights' accommodation in Hurghada based on the above-mentioned basis..
- Private cruise sightseeing with English speaking guide to visit:
In Aswan; Philae Temple & High Dam
While sailing: visit Edfu and Kom Ombo temples
In Luxor: The Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut Temple, the Colossi of Memnon on the West Bank.
- Any item of personal nature like tips, laundry, telephone calls, beverages.
- Entrance to any of the three Pyramids, the Solar Boat or the mommies room.
- International and domestic Flights.
- Itinerary is based on departure from Luxor, should any transfers be requested in Cairo on day 9 the extra transfer will be charged.
- Booking will be subject to availability of space / rooms at the time of booking. Alternatives will be provided if units suggested are not available. You will be advised of any supplementary costs or reductions.
- Prices are subject to change.
- The Egypt government is likely to increase fuel charges in June, 2019 in such an scenario the price for the above package may change.
- Taxes as applicable.