Wonders of Cairo Luxor and Alexandria by Sleep train

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Duration
6 Days / 05 Nights
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01 Aug. – 17 Dec. 2021
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2

This charming tour to Cairo, Luxor, and Alexandria is a great chance for you to know more about Egypt, it has all that tourists would wish for on a vacation to Egypt.

This tour will help you explore all the highlights of these three cities; Cairo, Luxor, and Alexandria. This marvelous tour gives travelers who tour Egypt the chance to explore all wonders of the most charming 3 cities in Egypt.

 Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive to Cairo International Airport

The best breakfast will be waiting for you in the morning to start today’s tour in the city of Cairo.

Let’s start the tour by discovering the secrets of The Great Pyramids of Giza which is the most amazing architecture of ancient Egypt. These huge startling structures served as the tombs of the kings of Egypt. The great about these pyramids is that the construction methods is still a mystery until today.

Continue this tour by visiting Saqqara which is among the most ancient historical sites of Egypt. Saqqara city was the burial site dating to the Old Kingdom of ancient Egypt and contains the first pyramid that ever built in Egypt, the Step Pyramid of Djoser.

 

The second visit will be to Memphis, the ancient city served as the first capital of unified Egypt more than 5000 years ago. Today it hosts an interesting open-air museum with most findings belong to the New Kingdom.

You would be enjoying lunch in one of the best local restaurants in Cairo after such interesting visits.

At the end of this great tour of Cairo, you will be heading to the Ramses train station to take the sleeper train to Luxor for an unforgettable journey.

You will spend the night in the fancy sleeper train where you will see Egypt from a totally different way.

Day 02: Full Day Giza Pyramids, Saqqara & Memphis – Sleeping train to Luxor

Morning Breakfast at your Hotel Restaurant check out, then at 8:00 am Pickup from your Hotel to Begin your Entire day visit visiting the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities. It shows the biggest and most valuable things of the Egyptian workmanship on the planet. It displays an uncommon assortment of more than 250,000 veritable ancient rarities that date as far back as 5000 years, including an elite show devoted to the Tutankhamen – An assortment of fortunes, gold, and gems that were covered in his burial chamber for more than 3,500 years before they were found during the 1920s when his burial chamber was unearthed.

At that point Move to Fortification of Saladin Where you visit one of the most mosque in Cairo that Calls Mohamed Ali Mosque or the Alabaster Mosque its equivalent plan of the Blue Mosque in Turkey however this one is littler than the Blue Mosque

Lunch is remembered for between visits at Neighborhood Café Dependent on Full Dinner for every Individual except Refreshments are excluded

At that point visit Khan El Khalili Bazaars. Shops in this area are incredible for fine metal product, copper, aromas, cowhide, silver, gold, and collectibles and so forth.

At the end of your tour, you will be transfer to Cairo airport for your final departure.

Day 03: Full Day Tour in Luxor + Travel back to Cairo

Today’s adventure will start by getting an unusual breakfast in the sleeper train.

You will reach Luxor city in the early morning and will start your day by exploring the wonders of Luxor, the richest city around the world in ancient historical sites and antiquities. 

The first visit of the West Bank of Luxor would be to the Valley of the Kings. This ancient burial site was used for more than 500 years to host the dead bodies of the kings of Egypt starting from the 16th century BC. You will find the most impressive tombs belong to Tut Ankh Amun, Thutmose III, and Ramses III.

To continue the visits of the West Bank of Luxor you will explore the Temple of Hatshepsut. This is considered among the most charming examples of mortuary temples to be built in Egypt. It was established by Queen Hatshepsut more than 3500 years ago. you better never miss this masterpiece.

Go on with your tour in Luxor by visiting Colossi of Memnon. These two huge statues which represent one of the most popular landmarks of the West Bank of Luxor are the only remaining parts of the mortuary temple of Amenhotep III. They took their famous name during the Roman period.

Let’s enjoy lunchtime in one of the best restaurants in Luxor and test the incredible taste of Egyptian food. 

Then to the East Bank of Luxor where you will be exploring the Karnak Temple which is the largest and most amazing temple of ancient Egypt. The special about this marvelous temple is that the construction took more than 2000 years to be completed as each king of Egypt wanted his own contribution to be added to the Karnak.

The Luxor Temple will be your next destination which was linked to the Karnak Temple via the avenue of sphinxes. the Luxor Temple is featured with a huge variety of sections, styles, and layouts which established during the 15th century BC.

From here the day reaches an end. You will be heading back to Cairo through the fancy sleeper train.

Day 04: Full Day Cairo City Tour

First, you will get a delicious breakfast in the morning on the sleeper train.

Once you arrive in Cairo you will be transferred to your hotel in Cairo to check-in and prepare for today’s journey.

As a first step, you will be visiting The Egyptian Museum which is considered as the biggest museum in the region and hosts the largest collection of ancient Egyptian displays. This great place crated at the beginning of the 20th century. You should never miss the Egyptian museum during vacations in Egypt.

Next, to a magnificent building in Egypt called the Citadel of Saladin. this citadel served as the seat of the power of Egypt for centuries. The most remarkable monument in the citadel is the Mosque of Mohamed Ali. Make sure to discover and enjoy every detail in it.

Then moving to Khan El Khalili, a wonderful place for shopping to buying gifts and souvenirs. This place founded in the 13th century, the market is the oldest and largest in the region.

At the end of this great tour of Cairo, you will be transferred back to your hotel to spend a night full of memories.

Day 05: Alexandria visits

You will start your day by enjoying breakfast at your hotel in Cairo.

Today’s adventure will be at Alexandria city. You will travel in a ride that takes less than 3 hours where you will enjoy the roads of Egypt.

Once you arrive, the journey will start with The Library of Alexandria. In 2002, this great library established and considered as the modern version of the ancient library of Alexandria that was established in the 3rd century BC. The library is featured with its huge circular design and the glass that permits the natural sunlight to enter it.

Second, you will be visiting the Roman Amphitheatre. This impressive theatre will be your favorite if you’re one of the Roman history fans. It was founded in the 2nd century AD and discovered in 1965. you will definitely enjoy your time there.

Pompey’s Pillar will be your next destination for today. This 27 meters' impressive granite pillar is the only remaining section of the Serapium Temple that was founded in Alexandria during the 3rd century AD. It also has two remarkable sphinxes where you will get great photos for memory.

Now it’s the time for delicious lunch at one of the finest local restaurants in Alexandria.

Let’s continue today’s journey with The Citadel of Qaitbay.   This marvelous imposing fort represents the best example of military constructions built by the Mamluks. It was constructed in 1485 by Qaitbay, the Mamluk Sultan.

Your last destination for today will be to The Montazah Gardens and complex.  This place is one of the rare examples of the summer resorts established by the former royal family of Egypt. This amazing complex includes two Italian designed palaces and many gardens made just to enjoy your time.  

After this great journey in Alexandria, you will be traveling back to Cairo via comfortable vehicles to spend the night at your beloved hotel with lots of photos and memories.

Day 06: Final Departure

Start the day with a delicious breakfast at the hotel before picking up and check out from your hotel in Cairo.

Our tour guide will dive you to the Cairo Airport to take the flight back home safely after enjoying an unforgettable tour in Egypt.

Include
  • Private a/c Transportation
  • Round Trip airport transfers with qualified drivers
  • 03 nights’ accommodation at your chosen hotel in Cairo – on B/B basis
  • 02 nights’ accommodation on board sleeper train based on half board.
  • All Entrance fees for sights mentioned in the Itinerary
  • An English speaking Tour Guide
  • One Bottle of Mineral Water for each person
  • Lunch Meal at a Local Restaurant
  • All taxes
Exclude
  • International Airfare
  • Visa, we can provide you with your visa upon arrival at your request.
  • Any optional tours
  • Tips and personal expanses
  • Drinks and any other expenses
  • Tipping

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