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Cairo, Then Cruise the Nile to Alexandria

Cairo, Egypt
10 Days
30
1100.00
550.00

10 Days / 09 Nights

Cairo/Abu Simbel/Nile Cruise/Alexandria

1100.00
per adult

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Introduction

See the beauty of modern and ancient Egyptian culture on this unforgettable journey to Alexandria. Discover the Pyramids of Giza and Saqqara, the Valley of the Kings, the Library of Alexandria, and much, much more.

Itinerary Details 

Day 01: Arrive at Cairo Airport
Welcome to Egypt, arriving at Cairo airport. My Great Egypt Tours will meet you at the airport to assist you in all formalities, A private A/C Van will transfer you to your chosen hotel in Cairo, check in, rest & refreshment. Overnight in Cairo.

Meals: None

Day 02: Full Day Giza Pyramids, Saqqara & Memphis City
In the Morning, Breakfast will be served at the hotel restaurant, Great Egypt Tours’ Egyptologist Tour Guide will meet you at the lobby of the hotel to accompany you in an awe-inspiring tour to the Giza Pyramids as you will visit the Great Pyramid of Cheops, one of the Seven Wonders of the world and will remain an amazing ancient architect, also you can see the Middle Pyramid of Chechen which is one of the Pyramids that still keep intact, lies on the foot of Chephren’ Pyramid, the Great Sphinx which is one of the phenomenal architect, then Lunch will be served at a Local restaurant ( vegetarian food is available on request )then proceed to ancient City of Memphis which was the ancient Capital of Egypt, after that drive to the City of the dead Saqqara to visit the Step Pyramid of Zoser and at the end of your day, our driver will transfer you to Giza station for your sleeper train to Aswan, Dinner will be served on board, overnight on the train.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 03: Aswan Station – Abu Simbel Tours
Upon arrival to Aswan station, you will be met and greet by our English-speaking representative who will transfer you by private A-C van to the convoy stop, start your tour to Abu Simbel Temple by visit the great temples hewn in the mountain of King Ramses II & his wife queen Nefertiti and at the end of your tour you will transfer to your hotel in Aswan, rest and refreshment, overnight at the hotel.

Meals: Breakfast

Day 04: Nile Cruise – Aswan Tour
Breakfast at the hotel, check out and meet with our representative at the lobby of the hotel to transfer to Your Deluxe Nile cruise ship. Check in before 12:00 PM. At the beginning you will have your Lunch meal on board. After Lunch, you will be transferred to visit The High Dam, which has been erected by the Egyptian president Gamal Abdel Nasser in 1960 AD to protect Egypt from the Nile flood. After that you will enjoy sailing on the Nile by a motor boat to reach Temple of Philae, which was erected during the Graeco-Roman period and was dedicated to goddess Isis. At last you will be escorted to visit The Unfinished Obelisk, which was made out of red granite and was dedicated to god Amun Ra. After finishing your tour, you will return to your ship. At night, free at leisure on your own in Aswan (optional) sound and light show at Philae temple can be offered upon request. Get back to your ship and overnight in Aswan.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 05: Kom Ombo – Edfu
Breakfast will be served on board your ship. After that you will join your Egyptologist tour guide to visit one of the most wonderful temples in Egypt, Temple of Kom Ombo, where the two gods Sobek & Haroeris were worshipped for a while. Get back to your ship and enjoy your lunch on the sun deck, watching the unique landscape of the great river Nile. Afternoon, enjoy chariot riding to Temple of Horus in Edfu, which is considered to be one of the most well preserved temples in Egypt. After finishing your tour, you will be transferred back to your ship. Afternoon, you will enjoy relaxing on board your ship. Dinner will be served on board. At night Egyptian Folkloric Show party will be operated by staff on board. Overnight in the city of Edfu.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 06: Luxor West Bank – Luxor
Morning time, arrive to Luxor, where you can discover the wonderful city by flying over the west bank by Hot Air Balloon. This excursion will be extra (optional). After breakfast, you will start your magical tour in Thebes by exploring the wet bank of Luxor including Valley of the Kings, which considers as the royal cemetery of the Theban kings and ancient rulers. Later on, you be transferred to explore Temple of 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. Finally, you will visit Colossi of Memnon, which is considered to be the only survive monuments from the funerary temple of the most famous king, Amenhotep III. After that you will return to your ship to enjoy your lunch meal on board. Then Afternoon tea will be served on board your ship. Dinner meal will be served on board. At night, free at leisure in Luxor or (optional) sound and light show at Karnak temples can be offered upon your request. Get back to the ship and overnight.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 07: Check out – Luxor East Bank
Check out after breakfast (at 08:00 AM). After that you will enjoy your tour discovering the East Bank of Luxor, including the most wonderful Karnak Temples Complex, which is considered to be the biggest complex construction in the world covering an area of a hundred. Finish your lovely tour in Temple of Luxor, built by one of the kings of the 12th dynasty & completed by the well know king Ramses II. After finishing your day tour, you will be transferred by private A-C van Luxor Station for your Sleeper Train to Cairo, Dinner will be served on board, overnight.

Meals: Breakfast & Dinner

Day 08: Cairo City Tour – Cairo
Breakfast will be served on board the train. Upon arrival to Giza train station, you will be met with My Great Egypt Tours’ tour guide who will join you in such awe-inspiring tour in Cairo. Your tour today is completely different and more excited. Start your tour with The Egyptian Museum, which is considered to be one of the most important museums in the world. Later on, you will be transferred to have your Lunch meal. 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. What about doing shopping between the gold & silver objects at one of the most famous bazaars, Khan El-Khalili Bazaars, which consider as one of the stunning bazaars in the Middle East! After finishing your day tour, you will revert back to your hotel. Rest and refresh. At night, free at leisure on your own (optional) Nile Cruise Dinner in Cairo with Oriental Egyptian Show can be offered upon your request. Get back to your hotel and overnight in Cairo.

Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

Day 09: Full Day Alexandria
Breakfast will be served at your 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 in Alexandria. After lunch, you will proceed to visit The Roman Amphitheatre, which is considered to be one of the most famous monuments belonging the Graeco-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.

Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

Day 10: Cairo Airport – Final Departure
Breakfast will be served at the hotel, check out and meet with our representative at the lobby of the hotel to transfer you by A/C private Van to Cairo international airport for your final departure.

Meals: Breakfast

Package Includes:

  • Private a/c Transportation
  • Round Trip airport transfers with qualified drivers
  • 03 nights’ accommodation at 3* Hotel in Cairo – on B/B basis
  • 03 nights’ accommodation on 5* Cruise – on F/B basis
  • 01 night accommodation at 3* Hotel in Aswan – on B/B basis
  • 02 nights’ accommodation on Sleeper Train – on H/B basis
  • 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

Package Excludes:

  • Entry Visa into Egypt
  • International Flight Tickets
  • Any Extra meals and beverages
  • All personal expenses like laundry etc.
  • Any optional Tours
  • Tips