Day 1: Cairo
Day 1 : ( Cairo)
Upon arrival Cairo international airport you will be met and assisted by one of our Representative at the airport who will escort you to your hotel. Rest of the day will be at your leisure.
Day 2: Cairo
Wake up and have your breakfast at the hotel before being picked up by our representative who will introduce your guide to you. (Pick up time will be provided to you by our rep on arrival day). Then drive 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 also visit two other 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 Sphinx. (Optional Camel ride at the pyramids.)
Drive on to Memphis and Sakkara via the country side, watch farmers working in the field or riding donkeys to their land. Sakkara is the necropolis of Memphis where King Zoser built his pyramid, the first pyramid built in Egypt (step Pyramid). Visit the unique pyramid complex, you wont find anything else like it in all of Egypt. The area encompasses many pyramids and tombs mostly back to the Old and Middle Kingdom. Then drive to Memphis the first ancient Egyptian Capital to see the Statue of Ramses the II and the ALpaster sphinx. Transfer back to hotel and overnight.
Day 3 : Cairo Aswan-Nile Cruise
Breakfast early morning at your hotel followed by 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 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- Esna
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 to visit Hours 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. Sailing to Esna overnight.
Day 5 : Luxor
Following breakfast on board visit 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 and fly to Sharm El Sheik where you will be met and escorted to your hotel.
Day 6: Luxor
Breakfast on board then Disembarkation and transfer to Luxor Domestic airport to fly to Cairo.
Arrival Cairo and transfer to your Hotel
Early Morning Transfer to Sharm el Sheik and Check in at your Hotel
Days 8-9 :
Sharm el Sheik is one of the most famous resorts in the world gaining its reputation from its unique location on the southeast of Egypt. The resort is surrounding by a magnificent mountain background. Sharm El Sheik is well known as the best area to dive in the Great Barrier Reef in Australia. Its your time for relaxing and enjoying the Sun.
The optional variety of sight-seeing, water activities and diving.
Day 10 :
Enjoy breakfast at your before being transferred to Cairo by coach, met by your escort and transferred to your hotel. Rest of your day at your leisure.
Day 11: Cairo
Enjoy your breakfast at the hotel before being met by your guide who will drive you to the Egyptian Museum one of the fascinating museums in the world which contain 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. You will then be driven to the Citadel and enjoy the view of Old Cairo from the top of the hill, and visit one of the most beautiful mosques in Egypt built by Mohamed Ali the Ruler of Egypt (1805-1842).Its a copy of the Blue Mosque in Turkey. You will then end your day with the old market (Khan Elkhalili).Enjoy your time bargaining for souvenirs, drinking coffee or smoking the famous water pipe at a public coffee Shop. Our guide will provide you with lots of tips before going to the market.
Day 12: Cairo
After breakfast, you will be transferred to Cairo international airport for your departure back home with wonderful memories and experiences to tell to your friends and family about. We wish you a safe return to your home or for the continuation of your holiday.
HIGHLIGHTSGreat pyramids of Giza, Sphinx, Memphis, Sakkara, Egyptian Museum, Citadel, Khan Alkhalili Market, Aswan, Philae Temple , High Dam, Kom Ombo and Edfu Temples, Esna Lock, Luxor, Karnak Temple , Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut Temple, Colossi Of Memnon, Sharm El Sheik.
- 2 nights Cairo B/B
- Full day pyramids Sphinx, Memphis, and Sakkara
- 3 Nights 5* cruise on F/B
- 1Night Cairo
- 3 Nights Sharm El Sheik
- 2 Nights Cairo
- All Entrance fees to the areas mention on the itinerary
- All transfers according to the program
- Personal Expenses
- Any drinks
- Domestic Flights
- International flights