Day 1: Cairo
Upon arrival at Cairo International Airport you will be met and assisted by one of our Representatives who will escort you to your hotel.
Day 2: Cairo - Giza
Wake up and have your breakfast at the hotel before being met by our representative who will introduce your guide to you. (Pick up time will be provided to you by our rep on your arrival day). You will then be driven to the Giza pyramids to see the Great Pyramid of Cheops (Khufu), the highest pyramid in Egypt and one of the Ancient World Wonders.
Nearby are the other two pyramids, Khefren ( Khafra) which is the middle pyramid and Mecarinos (Men Kaw Ra) the smallest. Enjoy the wonderful view of the three pyramids on pyramids Plateau, ending our visit to the area by visiting the most famous statue in the world The Sphinx.
(Optional Camel ride from the Plateau to the Pyramids)
After lunch, you will drive to down town and visit one of the fascinating museums in the world, Egyptian Museum, which contains over 100,000 artifacts. Our Guide will take you on a wonderful journey through time as you feel and observe the greatest, most unique arts made by the ancient Egyptians.
Day 3: Cairo Aswan - Nile Cruise
You will begin your day with an early breakfast at your hotel before being met by an escort to take you to the domestic airport to catch your flight to Aswan. On arrival at Aswan airport, you will be transferred to your Cruise. After settling into your cabin and lunch you will visit the High Dam, Unfinished Obelisk Quarry and Philae temple.
The Philae temple was dedicated to the Goddess Isis. The temple was dismantled and transferred to this location through a great operation lead by UNESCO to protect the monument from submerging under water caused by the construction of the High Dam. The temple was moved from Akhilica Island to the new the recent location higher than the old one.
Dinner will be on board your cruise.
(Optional tour to Abul Simble on your way to your cruise)
(In cases of early flights your breakfast will be ordered for you and delivered to the lobby in a box)
Day 4: Aswan - Kom Ombo - Edfu
Breakfast on board as you sail to Kom Ombo. Stop at Kom Ombo to visit the temple dedicated to the two ancient Egyptian Gods Sobek & Harois. Continue sailing to Edfu where we dock overnight.
Day 5: Edfu - Esna - Luxor
Breakfast on board then visits the temple dedicated to Houras, the most preserved Greco Roman temple. Enjoy the legend story of Isis, Osiris, Set and Houras which represents the victory of good spirits over Evil. The Story is wonderfully illustrated on the temple wall. Sail on to Esna, to cross the lock and sail to Luxor overnight on Board.
(B, L, D on board)
Day 6: Luxor - Cairo
Breakfast on board will be followed by a visit to the Necropolis of Thebes, Valley of the Kings, where the tomb of Tut the Golden King was found by Howard Carter, Queen Hatshepsut and the Colossi of Memnon. Cross to the East Bank of the river and visit Luxor temple and Karnak temple. At Karnak, you will be amazed by the unique and wonderful structure. You will visit the amazing hall with 134 columns, the largest in the world. Transfer to the airport back to Cairo and transfer to your hotel.
Day 7: Cairo
Transfer to Cairo international airport for Departure and back home with wonderful memories and experiences to tell to your friends and family about. We wish you a safe return to home or for the continuation of your holiday.