12 day Nile Cruise & stay all inclusive package, 11 nights luxury Egypt tours to Explore Cairo before flying to Luxor. Sail the Nile aboard luxury Sonesta Dahabiya cruise ship stopping at Upper Egypt major attractions, temples & landscapes from Luxor to Aswan..
Day 1: Welcome to Egypt
Arrive to Cairo airport then transfer to hotel and overnight in Cairo.
Day 2: Giza Pyramids Day Tours
Breakfast in hotel then visit the Great Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx. Get your lunch in good quality restaurant, proceed to Sakkara area to visit Sakkara Complex and first pyramid ever built (Djoser Pyramid). Continue to Memphis Egypt the old kingdom's capital and Necropolis. Overnight in Cairo.
Day 3: Cairo City Sightseeing Tours
Breakfast in hotel then enjoy private guided visit to the Egyptian Museum admiring the treasures room for the child king Tutankhamen, alongside with many other astoninshing artifacts. Enjoy Lunch meal in Cairo local restaurant then visit Saladdin Citadel & Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque. Continue to Coptic Cairo attractions (Hanging Church and Ben Ezra Synagogue). Stop for free shopping time in Khan El Khalili Bazaar. Back to the hotel and Overnight in Cairo.
Day 4: Dahabiya Nile Cruise Tours
Breakfast, check out and transfer to Cairo airport for the flight to Luxor. Board and Check in 05 star luxuriously Dahabiya, Sonesta Dahabiya Amirat Cruise. Lunch onboard then you will be taken to half day trip to visit Karnak & Luxor temples. Back to Dahabiya for dinner & overnight moored on the banks of the Nile in Luxor.
Day 5: Dahabiya Nile Cruise Tours
Breakfast on board. Visit the West Bank of Luxor (Valley of the Kings, Queens valley temple, the temple of Medinet Habu and the Colossi of Memnon). Get your lunch onboard and afternoon Tea on the Sun Deck while cruise is sailing to Esna. Dinner during sailing. Overnight near Esna.
Day 6: Dahabiya Nile Cruise Tours
Day at leisure onboard. Breakfast then commence sailing. Overnight beside a Nile Island.
Day 7: Dahabiya Nile Cruise Tours
Morning sailing to Edfu for a visit to the well preserved cult temple of Edfu, dedicated to the Falcon headed god Horus. Back to Dahabiya & Overnight beside a Nile Island.
Day 8: Dahabiya Nile Cruise Tours
Morning sailing to Kom Ombo for a visit to the Ptolemaic temple of Kom Ombo, dedicated to the Crocodile god Sobek, or the god of the Morning Sun. Back to Dahabiya & Overnight beside a Nile Island.
Day 9: Dahabiya Nile Cruise Tours
A Day at leisure onboard. Breakfast then commence sailing to Aswan where the Dahabiya moors overnight.
Day 10: Dahabiya Nile Cruise Tours
Today you will tour Aswan High Dam (completed in 1971); Aswan Dam (completed in 1902). Also visit the Philae Temple, for goddess Isis, it has been rescued from the water of Lake Nasser at the time of the High Dam's construction. Back to Dahabiya and Overnight Aswan.
Day 11: Dahabiya Nile Cruise Tours
Breakfast onboard the Dahabiya then disembarkation. Pick up and transfer to Aswan airport for the flight back to Cairo. Meet at airport then transfer to your hotel in Cairo & overnight.
Day 12: Fly Back Home
Breakfast in hotel, then transfer to Cairo International for departure.
Travel package includes:
- Meet And Assist in all mentioned Egypt airports.
- All trip transportation with private AC vehicles.
- 4 nights in Cairo luxury hotel with breakfast.
- 7 nights trip on luxurious Dahabiya Nile cruise ship FB basis.
- All private guided day trips in Cairo.
- All Dahabiya guided day trips sharing group.
- Entrance fees to all sites in trip itinerary.
- Expert Egyptologist tourist guide for sightseeing trips.
- Lunch & soft drinks during Cairo day trips.
- All Domestic flights (Cairo – Luxor- Aswan – Cairo).
- All package taxes and service charges
Travel Package excludes:
- Tour extras & personal expenses
- Tipping kitty
Egypt Travel Facts:
- Egypt is always proud of being secured and 100 % safe travel destination.
- Egypt sightseeing places are well protected being far from any unrest spots.
- Egypt didn't witness any recent negative feelings towards foreign travelers.
- Woman can travel to Egypt safely as a solo traveler with no special concerns.
- Egypt speaks Arabic but most Egyptians can communicate easily in English.
- Archeological places and museums in Egypt are opening from 8 Am to 5 Pm.
- Shops & main markets in Egypt are opening daily from 10 Am to 10 Pm.
- Tourist in Egypt can enter religious sites & modest dress is recommended.
- Streets Photography in Egypt is OK but avoid army bases or infrastructures.
- There is wide range of hotels in Egypt between luxury & cheap accommodations.
- Hotel check in timing in Egypt is usually by midday and check out by 2 Pm.
- No health concerns or obligatory vaccinations are required to travel Egypt.
- Egypt official currency is the pound & keep always small changes on hands.
- You can exchange all currencies easily from several banks & exchange shops.
- All credit & debit cards are largely used in Egypt cities and tourist spots.
- ATM's are spread everywhere and you may withdraw money in Egyptian pounds.
- Egypt Public buses are not recommended, Taxis are fine but prices are negotiable.
- Tipping is customary attitude to show satisfaction but it isn't obligatory.
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