BEST OF EGYPT

Sunday Departure

Package Includes:

• All Transfers in Egypt with a deluxe A/C bus or private car.
• 4 nights accommodation in Cairo at the Marriott hotel or Similar.
• 4 nights accommodation in a deluxe Nile cruise.
• Domestic Tickets in Egypt.
• Excellent English speaking Egyptology (other langue's available upon request).
• Entrance fees to all sights as per itinerary.
• All hotel taxes and service charges.

Day by Day Itinerary

SUNDAY

Depart the USA.

MONDAY

Arrivals at the Cairo international airport meets and assist by our highly qualified.
Tour coordinators throughout VISA formalities and transfer to your Deluxe Cairo hotel.
By our luxurious A/C buses. Overnight in Cairo.

TUESDAY

After breakfast start your tour by Driving to Memphis, capital of the Pharaohs during the Old Kingdom. Visit the recumbent statue of Remises II and the 80-ton Alabaster Sphinx. Continue to Sakara to see the prototype of the Pyramids, the Step Pyramid, built for the 3rd Dynasty Pharaoh Djoser by the exalted architect Imhotep. Continue tour to visit the Pyramids and Sphinx. No visit to Egypt would be complete without a camel ride. Overnight in Cairo.

WEDNESDAY

After your breakfast, you will begin your full day of sightseeing in Cairo, which will include the Egyptian Museum, housing the largest collection of ancient monuments in the world including the golden treasures of Tutankhamon, Leave the museum for Old Cairo and walk back in time. Visit the Old Coptic Church and the Ben Ezra Synagogue. Continue to the Mohamad Ali Mosque and the streets of Khan el Khalili Bazaar. Return to your hotel for overnight.

THURSDAY

After Breakfast early transfer to Cairo airport for your flight to Luxor. Arrival Luxor airport, Meet and assist by our representative and Transfer to your deluxe Nile Cruise and Check in. After lunch, visit the Avenue of the Sphinx and the imposing Temple of Luxor with its grand colonnades. Continue to the visit to Karnak Temple-Complex, built by generations of Pharaohs. Dinner and overnight on board.

FRIDAY

This Morning cross the west bank and visit to the Valley of the Kings containing the secretive tombs of New Kingdom Pharaohs. Visit the beautifully terraced funerary Temple of Queen Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari. Then, on to the famed Colossi of Memnon, standing nearly 70 feet tall. Return to boat lunch on board, sail to Edfu via Esna Afternoon at leisure. Overnight on board.

SATURDAY

Sail to Edfu and start your Edfu tour by horse-drawn carriage to the Temple of Horus, the best preserved of all large Egyptian Temples. After tour sail to Kom Ombo arrival in Kom Ombo, A hill town overlooking the banks of the Nile, After tour sail to Aswan. Overnight in Aswan.

SUNDAY

After breakfast Visit the Greco-Roman Temple, dedicated to Horus, the Sun God and Sobek, the Crocodile God, after tour Sail to Aswan. Arrival to Aswan and Start your tour in Aswan by visiting the Aswan High Dam and the unfinished Obelisk of Queen Hatshepsut’ See the granite quarries where the stone was cut for ancient monuments and visit the High dam. Continue by motorboat to the island of Philae; view the exquisite, gleaming white Temple of Isis, return to our cruise for lunch. After lunch, sail on a typical Egyptian “felucca” (sailboat) gliding along the Nile past Lord Kitchener’s Island and the dramatic Aga Khan Mausoleum. Overnight in Aswan.

MONDAY

Disembark, and transfer to Aswan airport for Cairo flight (Optional tour to Abu Simbel).
Arrival in Cairo rest of day at Leisure. Overnight in Cairo.

TUESDAY

After your breakfast, Transfer to the airport for your flight homebound flight.

Departure Dates

Feb 5, 19
March 05, 19
April 02, 16
May 07, 21
June 04, 18
July 02, 16
Aug 6, 20
Sep 03, 17
Oct 1, 22
Nov 05, 19
Dec 03 , 10, 17, 24

 

 

 

Item Package Intro

  • Package Duration: 10 Days/ 9 Nights
  • Destination: Egypt
 
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