Magical Egypt Tour

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Duration
10 Days / 09 Nights
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01 Aug. – 17 Dec. 2021
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This Magical Egypt Tour is the most comprehensive holiday you can have to enjoy visiting the whole of Egypt.

If you think about what to explore during a vacation to Egypt, there are a few things that tourists should never miss during a tour to Egypt. These include the marvelous creations of the Pharaohs, the highlights of Alexandria, and the wonders of the Red Sea.

This wonderful vacation package to Egypt includes all these features in one perfectly tailored tour that would enable travelers to visit Cairo, Alexandria, Luxor, Edfu, Kom Ombo Aswan , Abu Simbel, and Sharm El Sheikh. Never miss the chance to discover all that Egypt has to offer!

 Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Cairo

When you arrive in Cairo, everything will be ready for you to have a great comprehensive tour to Egypt.

Our tou represr entative will be greeting you at the Cairo International Airport and take you in one of our air-conditioned vehicles to the preferred hotel picked by you.

You will start your magical tour to Egypt by checking into the hotel to relax and enjoy some moments in the Egyptian capital on your own.

Make sure to have a very deep sleep to get energized for tomorrow’s journey.

Day 02: Cairo Visits

In the early morning you will be enjoying the best breakfast in your hotel to energize for the best tour to Egypt.

Start your visits in Cairo by exploring the wonders of The Great Pyramids of Giza, the most amazing creations of ancient Egypt. These huge startling structures served as the tombs of the kings of Egypt. Constructed more than 4500 years in the past, the construction of the pyramids is still a mystery until today.

Now you will be enjoying your delicious lunch in one of the finest local restaurants of Cairo.

Don’t ever miss visiting the incredible Egyptian Museum, one of the largest museums all over the world with the biggest collection of Pharaonic displays. The most remarkable exhibitions include the collection of King Tut Ankh Amun, the Mummies’ Hall, the Middle Kingdom displays, in addition to much much more! 

At the end of your visits in Cairo, you will be heading to your preferred hotel in Cairo to spend a relaxing night.

Day 03: Alexandria visits

You will be enjoying your breakfast in the early morning at your hotel to get ready for more of this marvelous Egypt tour.

After breakfast, you will go on a wonderful tour riding a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle towards Alexandria in a trip that takes around 3 hours.

Upon your arrival, you will begin your visits by exploring the Library of Alexandria. As the new version of the ancient Library that Alexandria used to host more than 1500 years ago. The new library, built in 2002, has a distinctive design and hosts a huge collection of original books and manuscripts.

your next visit in Alexandria should be to the most famous Roman Amphitheatre, Founded more than 2000 years ago, it is the only Roman theatre that ever survived in Egypt. The marble columns of the theatre used to host a huge number of spectators. Today, it became among the most remarkable landmarks of Alexandria.

You can move on with this great day tour by visiting Pompey’s Pillar, together with the two sphinxes. This huge pillar represents the only remaining item of the greatly built Serapeum Temple that was constructed during the 3rd century AD. Today, it is considered one of the landmarks of Alexandria.

 

Let’s enjoy having lunch in one of the finest local restaurants in Alexandria.

You should never miss visiting the landmark of Alexandria which is  the Citadel of Qaitbay.   Constructed during the 15th century to guard the Western shores of Alexandria. The citadel was built using the stones remaining from the ancient lighthouse, it is also the best example of fortified establishments of the Mamluks.

To end the Alexandria tour, you will be enjoying your time at the Montazah Gardens and complex. This marvelous royal establishment was founded by Khedive Abbas II as the summer resort for him and his family. There are two royal palaces and magnificent gardens to enjoy.

After enjoying a splendid day tour of Alexandria, you will travel back to Cairo via our comfortable vehicles to spend the night at your hotel in Cairo.

Day 04: Fly to Luxor; Luxor Comprehensive Tour

Enjoy the finest breakfast in your hotels in Cairo before checking out the hotel in the morning to continue your magnificent holiday in Egypt.

Today you will travel to Luxor, or ancient Thebes to explore the treasures of the Pharaohs in Upper Egypt.

 

You will be heading to  the Cairo International Airport to take the domestic flight to Luxor, in a journey that lasts for less than an hour.

 

Our tour representative will be welcoming you and take you to your hotel in luxor.

As the first part of your tour to Luxor, you will be exploring the marvelous historical sites of the West Bank of Luxor, or the city of the Dead as the ancient Egyptian used to call it, with many burial sites, mortuary temples, and other establishments.

As a beginning for your visits you will explore the Valley of the Kings. Since the Pharaohs believed they would remain to life, they used to have magnificent tombs. To hide them from thrifts, they start hiding them inside the mountains. Starting from the 18th dynasty, kings were buried in what we call today the Valley of the Kings with several magnificent tombs.

During your next stop in the West Bank, you will be exploring the Temple of Hatshepsut.  It’s one of a kind in its layout, designs, and location, constructed by one of the most famous queens of ancient Egypt. You will find there many interesting sections including the Chapels of Anubis, Hathour, and many other amazing features to view. 

And to have the best conclusion for the West Bank visits you should pass by the famous Colossi of Memnon.  A popular landmark of Luxor, these two huge statues represent the only surviving items of the mortuary temple of Amenhotep III. During the Greco-Roman period in Egypt, one of the statues used to produce humming sounds. This gave them the name Memnon.

Enjoy the best lunch in one of the recommended restaurants in Luxor.

At the East Bank of Luxor you will start visiting the magnificent Karnak Temple, the biggest and perhaps most astonishing ancient Egyptian temple of all time. Founded in the Middle Kingdom, the construction of the Karnak took centuries to be finalized as each king wanted to have his own addition to the complex. The results we view today are extremely breathtaking.

To move on with your visits in Luxor you will explore the Luxor Temple. Featured with the two huge statues of Ramses II at the entrance, the Luxor temple was connected with the Karnak through the famous Avenue of Sphinxes. It used to witness many festivals during ancient times. Today, it represents an open air museum of ancient Egyptian art and architecture.

At the end of the day, enjoying a wonderful tour of Luxor, you will be transferred back to your hotels to spend your night.  

Day 05: Edfu – Kom Ombo – Aswan

The best breakfast will be served for you in the hotel then you will check out the hotel in Luxor to get ready for more fun in today’s marvelous tour.

You will start the day by driving from Luxor towards Edfu.

Your first visit of the day is the Temple of Horus in Edfu. Considered as the best example of Ptolemaic establishments all over Egypt.  It was completed during the 3rd century BC by the Ptolemies as a center for the worship of the eagle god, Horus. Today, it represents a superb ancient temple with many amazing features and sections.

You can enjoy this amazing tour by driving towards the Temple of Kom Ombo. Dedicated to two gods, the Crocodile god, Sobek, and the local god, Haroeris. The temple built by the Ptolemies between the 1st and the 2nd centuries BC.

 

To continue this amazing journey you will head towards Aswan city which is famous for its warm weather, marvelous views of the River Nile, and distinctive historical sites.

Check in your hotel in Aswan to get ready for more fun in this great tour of Egypt.

your very first visit in Aswan goes to the High Dam.  Built in the 1960s by the Former Egyptian president, Gamal Abdel El Nasser. The dam reserves the water of the River Nile and produces electricity. After an international campaign to fund it, it is considered one of the most remarkable achievements of modern Egypt.

Next you should be visiting the Temple of Philae.  Built during the 3rd century BC, this ancient temple was among the most important centers for the worship of the goddess Isis. The whole complex was relocated after the building of the High Dam.

The last visit in Aswan will be to the Unfinished Obelisk.  Discovered in its original location in the granite quarries, the obelisk is the largest piece of metal that humans ever dealt with. If it were to be completed it would have been the largest ancient Egyptian obelisk ever. However, a problem at the bottom made the workers leave it as is in ancient times.

After a great day full of adventures and ancient sites, you will be going to your hotel in Aswan to spend a great night and share today’s memories.

Day 06: Tour to Abu SimbelFly to Sharm El Sheikh

To be ready to resume this perfectly designed Journey, you have to get the best breakfast in the hotel in boxes as you will start the day quite early in the morning.

The most comfortable air conditioned vehicle will be powdered and ready to take you on a memorable journey towards Abu Simbel.

In less than 3 hours you will reach the breathtaking Temple of Abu Simbel. Considered as the largest and most impressive to be built by Ramses II in Upper Egypt, this huge impressive structure was all cut out of rocks more than 3000 years ago. The larger temple was dedicated to the gods; Ra-Harakhty, Ptah and Amun, while the smaller temple was built by Ramses II for his favorite wife, Nefertari. The whole complex was relocated after the construction of the High Dam to its current place in a huge project led by UNESCO.

After your visit to this magnificent ancient Egyptian temple, you will be heading to the Aswan Airport to take the flight going to Sharm El Sheikh for having some fun.

In around an hour, you will arrive in Sharm El Sheikh where our best tour representative is waiting for you to escort you to your preferred hotel.

Spend the night and enjoy the sea vibes.

Day 07: Sharm El Sheikh

You will have the whole day free at leisure to enjoy Sharm El Sheikh.

The city is famous all over the world for its amazing coral reefs, aquatic creatures, and various wonderful types of fishes. This is why Sharm El Sheikh is a wonderful spot for diving and snorkeling all over the globe. Sharm is also a wonderful destination for doing all sorts of sea activities like windsurfing or even just chilling out on the beach would be relaxing and very pleasant and enjoyable.

You will have the choice to book one of our distinctive optional tours in Sharm El Sheikh.

Today’s  marvelous optional tour is to Ras Mohamed Natural Protected Area, located 12 kilometers to the South of the center of Sharm El Sheikh and one of the most notable protected areas in Egypt. Ras Mohamed is the only place in Egypt where you can swim or snorkel in the Suez Gulf and the Aqaba Gulf in the same destination. There are a large number of rare fish, plants, especially the mangroves, and some matchless animals and birds as well.

Let’s end the day by having a relaxing night at your beloved hotel in Sharm El Sheikh.

Day 08: Sharm El Sheikh

You will enjoy today as a free day in Sharm El Sheikh and get the chance to choose on of our optional tours.

The optional tour of the day will be to  the Colored Canyons, one of the most astonishing natural phenomena of Sinai. you will be walking or climbing the marvelous colored canyons for around an hour.

Stop for lunch in the magnificent place of Nuweiba and then get the chance to have some distinctive shopping experience in Dahab before getting  back to your hotel.

Day 09: Flight back to Cairo

In the morning you will be returning back to Sharm El Sheikh International Airport to take the flight towards Cairo in less than an hour.

Upon your arrival our representative will be welcoming you and take you to your beloved hotel in Cairo.

Get a very blessing and relaxing night in your hotel and get ready for tomorrow.

Day 10: Final Departure

Start the day with a remarkable delicious breakfast in your hotel, then get ready to go on a modern comfortable vehicle towards the Cairo International Airport.

You will take your flight back home after having the best holiday in Egypt loaded with lots of memories and pictures.

Include
  • 4 Nights’ accommodation in Cairo at 5* hotel on bed and breakfast basis
  • 1 Night hotel accommodation in Luxor on bed and breakfast basis
  • 1 Night hotel accommodation in Aswan on bed and breakfast basis
  • 3 Nights hotel accommodation in Sharm on bed and breakfast basis
  • Domestic flights: Cairo / Luxor & Aswan / Sharm & Sharm / Cairo
  • Transfer by an A/C vehicle: Cairo / Alexandria / Cairo
  • Transfer by an A/C vehicle: Luxor / Edfu / Kom Ombo / Aswan
  • Transfer by an A/C vehicle: Aswan / Abu Simbel / Aswan
  • Meet and assist by English-speaking representatives.
  • Entrance fees to the above mentioned archaeological sightseeing.
  • Private Egyptologist English-speaking tour guide
  • Lunch meal (s) at local restaurants in specified days mentioned in the program.
  • Complementary 01 bottle of water per day per person in Cairo.
  • All transfers by A-C vehicles with qualified driver
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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