Around Egypt Holidays: Cairo Alexandria Luxor Aswan – Nile Cruise
Around Egypt Holidays : where you visit Giza Pyramids, Sphinx, Egyptian Museum, travel to Luxor and Aswan enjoy the rich Sightseeings at luxor and Aswan, then travel to Alexandria …..
Around Egypt Holidays: Tour Itinerary:
Day 1: Arrival Egypt
Excursion Cairo representative will meet & hold sign with your name at Cairo International Airport, After that you will be transferred to your hotel by a private air-conditioned vehicle or private car .
Overnight in Cairo.
Day 2: Cairo day tour ( Giza Pyramids and Egyptian Museum )
After enjoying your breakfast, our professional Tour guide will pick you up from your hotel , to start your full day tour to The complex of Giza pyramids , One of the seven wonders of the ancient world still remain awesome. At the foot of the Pyramids, lies the Sphinx which face of king Chephren and body of lion represent the strength .
The tour also includes a visit to the Valley Temple, which belongs to the Pyramids of Chephren and the wishing well.
Optional stop for lunch
Visit the Egyptian Museum, where you can see a rare collection of 5000 years of art which is considered the largest most precious collection of Egyptian art in the world. Over 250,000 genuine artifacts are presented, including an exhibit dedicated to Tutankhamen collection of treasure, gold and jewelry which was enclosed in his tomb and his mask 11 KG of pure sold gold .
Later Transfer to the train station for your overnight Sleeper train to Luxor. Dinner on the train. Overnight Sleeper train to Aswan .
Day 3: Arrive to Aswan
Breakfast on the train. Arrival to Aswan, meet & assist by our representatives and transfer to the hotel. Check in.
Overnight in Aswan
Day 4: cruise
Breakfast, meet &assist by our local representatives and transfer to the Cruise. Embarkation. Lunch on board. Visit the High Dam and the Philae temple. Sail to Kom Ombo. Visit the temple shared by the two gods Sobek and Haroeris. Sail to Edfu. Dinner on board. Overnight in Edfu.
Day 5: Edfu and Kom Ombo Temples Tour
(Optional tour) early morning to the impressive Temples of Ramses II at Abu Simbel, Sailing to Kom Ombo. After your breakfast will be escorted by your Egyptology speaking guide to visit Kom Ombo temple, the crocodile-headed God of fertility and creator of the world, then you will take your lunch aboard your cruise with free time at leisure while sailing to Edfu to explore Edfu’s Temple of Horus, Continue the cruise down to Luxor. Afternoon tea is served on the sun –deck with dinner and overnight stay onboard cruise. overnight in luxor.
Day 6: Vally of the Kings, Hatshepsut Temple and Colossi of Memnon Statue
Breakfast onboard the cruise, and then you will be taken into the West Bank of the river Nile which was a magnificent burial ground for the pharaohs, including the Valley of Kings was the kingdom of Osiris, god of the underworld, from their grand tombs filled with treasures & decorated with amazing art, the Egyptian pharaohs believed they would embark on a journey in which they would meet the gods in the afterlife & achieve immortality, proceeding to visit the temple of Queen Hatshepsut at El Deir El Bahari & ending by Colossi of Memnon. then back to the cruise for lunch, after afternoon tea on the ship with free time at leisure and overnight stay onboard.
Day 7: Disembark the Cruise/ Karnak and luxor temple
Transfer to trian station for overnight trian to Cairo Overnight in train .
Day 8: Cairo to Alexandria
Breakfast in train. Arrival to Cairo, meet & assist by our local representatives and transfer to Alexandria .
Alexandria the second largest city in Egypt, capital of Egypt for nearly thousand of year Alexandria was founded by Alexander the great which has an atmosphere that is more Mediterranean than Middle Eastern and is famous for its Roman remains. drive along the Cornish to see the whole city passing over bridge of stanly, unknown soldier of Alexandria, the statue of Alexander the great
Your first stop in this historic city is the catacombs which are the largest Roman Cemetery consisting of three levels cut in the rock 1st or 2nd century . Then to Pompey’s Pillar an 26.85 m one granite column built to honor Emperor Diocletian. Then to the citadel of Qaitbay which was built on the site of the ancient pharaohs (lighthouse) of Alexandria from outsdide with nice view of the sea . then you will visit the famous Alexandria Library with extra ticket , st Mark church the oldest church in all Africa .
Optional stop to try Sea food ,
Overnight stay in Alexandria.
Day 9: Back to Cairo
Breakfast. Transfer to Cairo by A/C car. Arrival, meet and assist by our representatives. Transfer to your hotel.
Day 10 : Departure
Breakfast at the hotel our representative will transfer you to the airport you at the airport.
Price per person in USD
3 Star 4 Star 5 Star USD ($) 970 USD 1005 USD 1030 USD
2 Nights hotel accommodation in Cairo on bed and breakfast basis
1 Nights hotel accommodation in Alexandria on bed and breakfast basis
1 Night hotel accommodation in Aswan on bed and breakfast basis
3 Nights on Cruise board (Aswan & Luxor) full board (sightseeing included)
2 Nights on sleeper train board, dinner and breakfast included
*All transfers mentioned .
Meet upon arrival and departure.
All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle or private car
All sightseeing tours in Cairo (private tours).
English Egyptology guide.
Entrance fees to all sites as indicated on the itinerary.
Meals as mention in the above itinerary.
All service charges and taxes.
Entry visa to Egypt.
Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary.
Any beverages or personal expenses.
Entrance fees to special archaeological sites such as the Mummies Room at the Egyptian Museum – Inside one of Giza Pyramids.