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5 Days Cairo, Luxor and Aswan by Sleeper Train

5 Days – 4 Night Tours

You have a limited travel schedule to Egypt and you want to book and organize a short visit to Egypt then you are in the right place as Luxor and Aswan Travel offers Cheap Egypt Travel packages for 5 Days 4 Nights Package To Only Cairo visit Cairo top attractions, another Package Covers Cairo and Luxor, a Package Covers Cairo and Alexandria.Explore the history of Egypt through Luxor and Aswan Travel which offer for you tours to different cities in Egypt. To discover the Egyptian history by visiting the great pyramids, Valley of the Kings and Karnak temples. Also visiting Greeks and Roman temples and we cover Christians and Islamic areas all these tours you will enjoy it with us.

Itinerary Details 

Day 01: Cairo Int. Airport – Cairo ON
Your Egypt tour begins at your chosen hotel in Cairo. Upon arrival to Cairo Int. Airport, you will be met with our English-speaking representative who will help and assist you in all formalities. A private transfer by an A-C van from the airport to your hotel in Cairo is included. Arrives to your hotel, check in, rest and refresh.
Overnight in Cairo.

Day 02: Day Tour to Pyramids & Museum – Sleeping Train to Luxor
Breakfast at hotel. Then you will be met by our English Egyptologist tour guide to start your first day tour by visiting Pyramids of Giza “Khufu, Khafre & Menkaure”, where the greatness has been embodied in three pyramids with a limestone statue of Sphinx guarding the whole area.Then proceed to one of our local restaurant to have your lunch. After that you will move to visit The Egyptian Museum which has more than 250,000 pieces display a rare collection of Egyptian art Over 5,000 years, as well as Tutankhamen room which has treasure, jewelry and gold’s which was enclosed in his tomb over 3500 years before it was discovered in 1920 when his tomb was excavated. After finishing your day tour, Transfer to the train station for your overnight Sleeper train to Luxor. Dinner on the train.Overnight Sleeper train to Luxor. (Breakfast – Lunch – Dinner)

Day 03: Valley of the Kings – Hatshipsut temple – Karnak and Luxor temples
Breakfast on the train. Start your magical tour in Thebes, the sacred land by exploring the wet bank of Luxor including Valley of the Kings, which considers as the royal cemetery of the Theban kings and rulers of ancient Egypt, and the place where our Pharaohs were buried, Enter tomb of King Tut Ankh Amun. Then proceed to visit Temple of Queen Hatshepsut at Deir El Bahari. This temple is considered as one of the most wonderful examples of the Architecture in ancient Egypt, because it was totally carved inside the mountain. At the end of the tour you will visit Colossi of Memnon, which is belonging to king Amenhotep III.
Lunch at local restaurant.Then you will discover the East bank of Luxor including Karnak Temples Complex, which are the largest structures ever build in the history of the mankind. The principal building is that of god Amun Ra, since it was considered the house of god on the earth, the earlier structure date back to the middle kingdom, but there are some references which refer to the earlier buildings as old as the 3rd dynasty. Later on, you will proceed to visit Temple of Luxor, which was built by one of the kings of the 12th dynasty and completed by the well know king Ramses II. This temple was located in the heart of ancient Thebes and, like Karnak, was dedicated to the main/chief god Amun Re. After finishing your day tour, you will be transferred to your hotel in Luxor for check in & overnight in Luxor. (Breakfast – Lunch)

Day 04: Edfu – Koum Oumbo temples – High Dam & Philae temples
Check out from your hotel after breakfast, then our tour guide will pick you up to enjoy a day tour to the Temple of Edfu, where you will visit the majestic temple dedicated to Horus which is considered by most to be the best preserved cult temple in Egypt. According to the Egyptian myths, it was the place where the falcon-headed god Horus revenged the murder of his father Osiris by killing Seth.
Drive to Koum Oumbo city and visit Temple of Koum Oumbo,standing on high grounds overlooking the Nile. It differs from other temples because of its double entrance, each one is dedicated to divinity: “Haroeris” with his falcon head and ” Sobek ” with his crocodile head. The Temple of Kom Ombo was built on the honor of two deities the crocodile-headed Sobek, god of fertility and creator of the world, and Haroeris or the ancient falcon-headed Horus. Also,Kom Ombo’s importance lies in its huge sugar-cane.
Arrive Aswan, lunch at local restaurant.
Tour High Dam, Unfinished Obelisk, Philae Temple:
A day tour to the High Dam, an engineering miracle built in 1960 protecting Egypt from annual floods from the Nile. Proceed to visit the Unfinished Obelisk which shows the techniques used by the ancient Egyptians to cut obelisks. Most probably this obelisk belongs to Queen Hatshepsut, one of the rulers of the 18th Dynasty and the royal wife of king Tuthmosis II. This queen was the owner of Al Deir El-Bahari Temple in the eastern bank of Luxor . Also there is an opinion said that it belongs to Queen Nefertiti. Then onto the majestic Philae Temple which was built on the honor of Goddess Isis the chief deity of the island.
At the end of your day, you will transfers to the train station for your overnight Sleeper train to Cairo.Dinner on the train.Overnight on the train.(Breakfast – Lunch – Dinner)

Day 05: Cairo- Departure
Breakfast on the train. Arrival and transfer to the airport for the departure flight. (Breakfast)

Inclusions
1 Night hotel accommodation in Cairo on bed and breakfast basis
1 Night hotel accommodation in Luxor on bed and breakfast basis
2 Nights sleeper train on Half Board basis
1 Day tour in Cairo visiting the Egyptian Museum, Pyramids, Sphinx
1 Day visiting Luxor East & West Banks
Expert tour guide
All your tours and excursions are by an A/C vehicle
All your visits include entrance fees
Our prices include all taxes and services
Transfer from Luxor to Aswan by an A/C vehicle

Exclusions
Visa Entry for Egypt ; We can provide you with your visa upon arrival at your request.
International Flights
Personal items.
Tipping.