Egypt Stay Tour 11 Days – 10 Night Tours
My Great Egypt Tours Offers you fantastic Budget tours, travel packages to enjoy Cairo day trips , Luxor sightseeing, Aswan Nile cruises, Aswan day trips, Alexandria day trips, Alexandria Excursions, Hurghada & Sharm el-shiekh excursions.
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: Full Day Pyramids – Cairo ON
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 proceed to the city of Sakkara, where you will be so excited by exploring The Step Pyramid of king Djoser. This pyramid has a very nice story, when king Djoser asked his chief Architect Imhotep to create something different, so that the king could be buried at. As a result the well-known Architect creates the Step pyramid, which surprised the king so much since it was considered to be a new achievement in this period. Finally you we will drive towards Memphis, where you can visit The Open Air Museum including the marvelous monuments of king Ramses II. After finishing your day tour, you will get back to your hotel in Cairo for overnight. (Breakfast – Lunch)
Day 03: Day Tour to Egyptian Museum & Citadel – Cairo ON
Breakfast at hotel. Our English speaking guide will meet you at the hotel to accompany you to start your second day tour in Cairo. Your tour today is completely different and more excited, as the best of our monuments are awaiting you. Start your tour with The Egyptian Museum, which is considered to be one of the most important museums in Egypt housing the Pharaonic monuments including those of the well-known king Tutankhamen.
Then you will have your lunch meal at one of our local restaurant.
After Lunch, you will be transferred to Old Cairo area, where you can visit Citadel of Salah El-Din, which played as a very important role in protecting Egypt, as it was considered the seat of power for more than 700 years. Then proceed to one of the most interesting and old market in Egypt, Khan El-Khalili, which consider as one of the stunning bazaars in the Middle East.
After finishing your day tour, you will be transferred back to your hotel in Cairo for overnight. (Breakfast – Lunch)
Day 04: Luxor East Bank – Luxor ON
Breakfast at hotel. Check out. Our representative will meet you at the hotel to transfer you to Cairo airport to take your flight to Luxor.Upon arrival at Luxor airport, transfer to your hotel by a private A/C van. Afternoon, 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 back to your hotel for rest and refresh. Overnight in Luxor. (Breakfast – Lunch)
Day 05: Luxor West Bank – Valley of the Kings & Hatshipsut Temple
Breakfast at your hotel. After that you will 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. After that, you will 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. After that you will transfer to Luxor airport to fly to Cairo. Upon arrival to Cairo, you will transfer to your hotel & overnight in Cairo. (Breakfast – Lunch)
Day 06: Islamic Cairo Tour – Cairo ON
Breakfast at hotel. Our guide will pick you up to start your day tour to explore El Mouiz Street. Your Islamic Cairo tour will be started by El Hakim Mosque, which is considered to be one of the most famous mosques in Egypt. It was built by El Sultan El Hakim during the Fatimid period. Enjoy your tour at El Aqmor Mosque; it is a small mosque belongs to the Fatimid period. Finally you will visit El Hussein District, where you will spend very nice time in an oriental atmosphere. Take your lunch at one of our local restaurant.
Overnight in Cairo. (Breakfast – Lunch)
Day 07: White Desert and Bahariya Oasis Tour– Desert On ON
Breakfast at hotel. Then At 06:00 in the morning your tour guide and driver will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo transfer you to Bahariya Oasis about 350 km east east Cairo this journey takes about 4 hours, lunch will be served at local restaurant at Bahariya oasis.Then continue driving to visit the Black Desert and the natural hot spring of Valley of El Haize, then drive to see the quartz crystal at Crystal Mountain, and the rocky formations in the Valley of Agabat. Continue driving to the White Desert National Park the most well-known desert destination in Egypt – and for a good
reason. The quantity of unearthly and beautiful wind-carved rock formations shaped in the form of giant mushrooms or pebbles is unequalled in any desert in the world. Transfer back to the campsite for overnight.
Day 08: White Desert and Bahariya Oasis Tour– Desert On ON
Breakfast at the campsite then drive to Bahariya Oasis to visit the Mummies Museum, that is a huge burial site at Bahariya Oasis in the Western Desert of Egypt and the Tomb of Bannantiu in the Bahariya Oasis. Then you will enjoy climbing the English House, the sand dunes and the Salt Lake. Enjoy your lunch at Bahariya oasis before driving back to Cairo
Day 09: Alexandria City Tour – Cairo ON
Breakfast at hotel. After that you will be met with our Egyptologist tour guide who will accompany you in such a stunning tour to Alexandria. You will start your Alexandria city tour by exploring one of the main sources of knowledge in the ancient world, The Alexandria Library. The site of which is the original site of the old Pharaoh. Later on, you will be transferred to have your lunch meal at local restaurant. After lunch you will proceed to visit The Roman Amphitheatre, which is considered to be one of the most famous monuments belonging the Greaco-Roman period. Continue your Alexandria city tour by visiting Pompey’s pillar, which was erected in 292 AD. At the end you’ll be transferred to visit Sultan Qaitbay Citadel (from outside) which is considered to be one of most famous sightseeing in Alexandria. After finishing your day tour, we will drive back to Cairo. Arrive to Cairo and proceed to your hotel there for overnight. (Breakfast – Lunch)
Day 10: Cairo free day
Breakfast. Free day.
Day 11: Cairo Int. Airport – Final Departure
Check out after breakfast. Our representative will pick you up. Transfer to Cairo international airport for final departure.
8 Nights hotel accommodation in Cairo on bed and breakfast basis.
1 Night hotel accommodation in Luxor on bed and breakfast basis.
1 Nights camping in the desert full board.
Meet and assist by English-speaking representatives.
Entrance fees to the above mentioned archaeological sightseeing.
Private Egyptologist English-speaking tour guide (s).
Domestic Flight Tickets
Lunch meal (s) at local restaurants during the tours in Cairo.
Complementary 01 bottle of water per day per person in Cairo.
All transfers by A-C vehicles with qualified driver (s).
Visa Entry for Egypt.(We can provide you with your visa upon arrival at your request).
Any other items not mentioned.
Any Optional tours.
Drinks during meals.