Day 1: Welcome to Egypt
Arrive in Cairo airport then transfer to hotel. Revise your schedule in quick with your trip manager and overnight in Cairo.
Day 2: Cairo Tours
Breakfast in hotel then visit the Great Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx then enjoy Lunch in good quality restaurant. Move onto the Egyptian Museum where you can see the collection of Tutankhamen among other amazing pharaonic artifacts. Drive to Old Cairo to spend some time strolling Khan El Khalili Bazaar then transfer to Giza train station to board the sleeper train to Luxor.
Day 3: Luxor Tours
Arrive to Luxor train station then transfer to visit the visit the Valley of Kings and the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut. Stop at the colossi of Memnon then transfer to your hotel in Luxor and overnight.
Day 4: Aswan Tours
Breakfast in hotel then travel by AC vehicle to Aswan about a 3 hours and half drive from Luxor. Upon arrival, pay a visit to Philae Temple, the Unfinished Obelisk and the High Dam. Sail and move around Elephantine Island by a felucca boat. Overnight in Aswan hotel.
Day 5: Abu Simbel Tours
Get your breakfast in box, prepare your self for the life time trip to Abu Simbel. It is the main attraction in your tour being the great sun temple of Ramses II and the temple of his wife queen Nefertari, both temples were discovered in 1813, both temples were almost completely covered with sand and recently transferred in 1960 by Unesco and the Egyptian government to save them from the rising water of the Nile. Drivie back to Aswan Railway Station to board the sleeping train back to Cairo.
Day 6: Back to Cairo
Breakfast aboard sleeper train then transfer to your hotel for free time at leisure ( you will check into your room as early as possible ) Optional excursions are available in Cairo to visit Step Pyramid of King Zoser in Sakkara and Memphis. Overnight in Cairo.
Day 7: Optional Alexandria Tours
Breakfast in hotel then travel for 03 hours to Alexandria. Visit Pompey's Pillar, a monument of the Roman Emperor Diocletian, then continue to Qaitbey Citadel, built in the 15th century by Sultan Qaitbay on the spot of Alexandria’s ancient lighthouse and move onto the grand Montazah Palace, which combines Turkish and Florentine architectural styles. Overnight in Cairo.
Day 8: Final departure
Breakfast, transfer to Cairo Airport for final departure.
Egypt Land Tours package includes
- Meet & assist service during your trip package
- All trip transfers with private modern vehicle
- 03 nights in Cairo hotel with breakfast included
- 01 night in Luxor hotel with breakfast included
- 01 night in Aswan hotel with breakfast included
- 02 nights on sleeping train on half board basis
- All private guided day trips in Cairo, Luxor & Aswan
- Expert Egyptolgist tourist guide as per trip itinerary.
- Entrance fees to visited sites indicated in trip itinerary.
- Mineral water & soft drinks during day trips.
- All package charges and taxes.
Egypt Overland Tours excludes:
- Tour extras & personal expenses
- Tipping kitty