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Egypt Super Summer Special 2

9 Days / 8 nights

$1780 pp/do

Including, Giza Pyramids, Sphinx, Egyptian Museum, Luxor and Aswan (Nile Cruise)


Day 1: Welcome to Egypt! On arrival in Cairo, you will be met and assisted at the airport. Drive to your hotel, check in and overnight in Cairo.

Day 2: Breakfast at the hotel then we start our day with visits to the pyramids of Giza and the Giant Sphinx. Lunch will be at a local restaurant. After lunch we will visit Sakkara where we will visit the most ancient man-made stone building dating back to 2720 BC. Back to your hotel and overnight. B/L

Day 3: Breakfast at the hotel, then we drive to visit the Citadel of Salah Eldeen, a 12th century A.D fort looking out over the city, and the blue mosque of Mohamed Ali. Afterwards we drive to the Egyptian museum to visit and enjoy the most famous masterpieces of Kings and Queens of Egypt including most of the artifacts and King Tutankhamun collection. Lunch at a local restaurant then we visit Old Cairo, including the Hanging Church built over the southern gate of the Roman walls, Saint Sergius, also known as Abu Serga and one of the oldest Coptic churches in Egypt dating back to the 4th century, and Ben Ezra synagogue. Back to hotel and overnight in Cairo. B/L

Day 4: Breakfast at the hotel, then check out and drive to the Cairo domestic airport to fly to Luxor (1 hour flying time). Arrive in Luxor, meet and assist at the airport and drive with your guide to visit Karnak and Luxor temples. Check in to your 5-star deluxe cruise ship, lunch on board and afternoon free at leisure. Dinner on board and overnight in Luxor. B/L/D

Day 5: Breakfast on board the ship then we start our visits to Valley of the Kings, the temple of Queen Hatshepsut and Colossi of Memnon. Back to the ship for lunch as the ship sails south towards Esna, passing through the locks and on to Edfu. Dinner on board and overnight. B/L/D

Day 6: Breakfast on board then we leave the ship to visit the Temple of Edfu, dedicated to Horus the falcon headed god. Back to the ship and sail to Kom Ombo, enjoying lunch on board. In the afternoon we visit temple of Kom Ombo dedicated to Sobek the crocodile headed god. Back to the ship and sail to Aswan. Dinner on board, arrive to Aswan and overnight on board.    B/L/D

Day 7: Breakfast on board then we begin our visits in Aswan, including the High dam and to the Temple of Philae dedicated to Isis, goddess of Love and Magic. Return to the ship for lunch and in the afternoon we take a felucca ride on the Nile around the Nubian islands and botanical gardens. Back to the ship, dinner on board and overnight in Aswan. B/L/D

Day 8: Breakfast on board the ship and check out (optional trip to Abu Simbel), drive to the airport to fly back to Cairo. Arrive in Cairo and drive to your hotel by the airport. Check in and rest of the day free on your own. Overnight in Cairo. B

Day 9: Breakfast at the hotel and check out. Transfer to the airport to fly back home. B

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Included:

  • 4 nights stay in a 5-star hotel in Cairo, (Steigenberger Pyramids, Le Meridian Pyramids or similar), based on bed and breakfast basis
  • 4 nights on a 5-star cruise ship (Blue shadow, Concerto or similar), based on full board basis
  • 2 full days tours in Cairo as per itinerary
  • 2 lunches in Cairo during the day tours
  • Private A/C van during all the tours
  • 8 Breakfasts, 6 Lunches and 4 Dinners included
  • Highly qualified Tour Manager/Egyptologist with you all the time in Cairo and on the Nile cruise
  • Entry tickets to all the sites mentioned in the itinerary
  • Domestic flights from Cairo to Luxor & Aswan to Cairo
  • 2 small bottles of mineral water per person per day

Not included:

  • Visa to Egypt, about $25 in cash upon arrival
  • Any sites or meals or services not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Tips of Guide, Drivers, Cruise and hotels crew
  • Trip insurance
  • International flights
  • Personal expenses

Price per person in double is $1780

Single supplement is $500

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Egypt 9-Day Tour & Nile Cruise