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The Best Of Egypt -12 Days

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Duration

12

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size

Unlimited

Languages

English

Overview

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Kan El Khalili Bazzar an Oriental Bazzar
  • Step Pyramids complex of Djoser
  • Valley of the Kings
  • The temple of Queen Hatshepsut
  • The Colossi of Memnon
  • The temple of Horus in Edfu
  • Temple of Philae
  • Agha Khan Mausoleum
  • The temple of Karnak
  • The Temple of Luxor

Itinerary

Day 1: Cairo, Egypt
Day 1: Cairo, Egypt

Arrival in Cairo: meet assistance and transfer to hotel

Overnight at Hotel

Day 2: Cairo
Day 2: Cairo

Visit the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, which has a vast collection of artifacts made of gold, bronze, alabaster, and silver dating back to Egypt's most renowned periods. Continue on to Old Cairo, the Coptic neighborhood of Cairo where the Romans built the Fortress of Babylon.

The castle tower of St. Mary's Church sometimes referred to as the Hanging Church, is now in ruins. Visit the Kan El Khalili Bazaar, an oriental market, in the evening.

Late evening, have dinner Cruise along the Nile.

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Dinner

Overnight at R. Hilton Hotel/ Pyramisa or Similar

Day 3: Giza Plateau – Memphis – Sakkarra
Day 3: Giza Plateau – Memphis – Sakkarra

After breakfast, continue the Cairo city trip by seeing Memphis, the first capital of a unified Egypt, and Sakkara, Memphis' necropolis. Visit the Step Pyramids complex of Djoser, which predates the Giza pyramids and is the world's first massive structure built completely of stone, and the newly established museum in Sakkara. In addition to the smaller Teti pyramid, which was erected for a Sixth Dynasty ruler and whose burial chamber is covered in pyramid letters to assure his soul's survival, see the mastaba tombs of Ti and Pthhotep. We eat dinner at a nearby restaurant.

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Dinner

Overnight At R. Hilton Hotel/ Pyramisa or similar

Day 4: Cairo – Luxor
Day 4: Cairo – Luxor

Arrive at the airport for your flight to Luxor after breakfast. Embark on a cruise before noon. You could attend a musical and visual performance in the late afternoon at Karnak Temple (Optional).

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Overnight cruise Luxor

Day 5: Luxor – Edfu
Day 5: Luxor – Edfu

We enter the West Bank in the morning. Visit the Valley of the Kings, Queen Hatshepsut's Temple, and Memnon's Colossi.

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Overnight cruise

Day 6: Edfu – Kom Ombo – Aswan
Day 6: Edfu – Kom Ombo – Aswan

Visit the Edfu Horus Temple after breakfast. Travel by water to Kom Ombo. In the afternoon, visit the temple dedicated to the two Gods Sobek and Haroeris. Aswan overnight cruise

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Overnight cruise

Day 7: Aswan
Day 7: Aswan

The High Dam and the Philae Temple are also part of the tour for today. Visit the Agha Khan Mausoleum on Elephantine Island in the late afternoon by Felucca (sailing boat). At the Philae Temple, there will be a light show. In Aswan, spend the night.

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Overnight cruise

Day 8: Aswan – Kom Ombo – Esna
Day 8: Aswan – Kom Ombo – Esna

We set off towards Edfu early in the morning. Sailing to Kom Ombo in the afternoon to view the temple. after that, sailing to Esna.

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Overnight cruise

Day 9: Luxor
Day 9: Luxor

In the morning, we sailed off towards Luxor. In the afternoon, see the Temples of Karnak and Luxor. Stay in Luxor for the night.

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Overnight cruise

Day 10: Luxor – Denderah - Luxor
Day 10: Luxor –  Denderah - Luxor

After breakfast, disembark and see Denderah before returning to the ship.
Overnight in Luxor.

Day 11: Luxor – Cairo

After breakfast, depart the cruise ship and go to the airport for your trip to Cairo, where you will be escorted to your accommodation.

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Dinner

Overnight at R. Hilton Hotel/ Pyramisa or similar

Day 12: Depart Cairo

Decide on your activities with the assistance of your Guide, before transfer to the Cairo International Airport for your Departure flight.



Meal(s) Included: Breakfast

Included/Excluded

  • Meeting and assistance upon arrival and departure
  • Roundtrip airport/hotel transfers
  • Hotel accommodation in the listed properties
  • Transportation in private vehicle
  • Experienced tour guide
  • Admission to listed sites
  • Meals indicated
  • Flights
  • Cost of visa
  • Meals not listed
  • Travel Insurance
  • Gratuity to driver and guide

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