9 DAYS EGYPT ITINERARY CAIRO NILE CRUISE RED SEA -

9 DAYS EGYPT ITINERARY CAIRO NILE CRUISE RED SEA

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Da USD 1'578

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Enjoy 9 Days Egypt Itinerary, Visit the Pyramids of Giza, The Sphinx , Cairo museum and 3 Nights Nile Cruise, drive to Hurghada and Enjoy 3 days Relaxing in Hurghada
 

CHILDREN POLICY:

0 - 01.99 Free
2 - 05.99 pay 25% of the tour price
6 - 11.99 pay 50% of the tour price
12 years and over pay the full price of the trip per adult person

Da USD 1'578

+6 Opzioni aggiuntive

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Day 1- Arrival in Cairo

 

Egypt tour packages representative will meet & assist you at Cairo International Airport, Transfer to hotel by private air-conditioned vehicle

Free evening

Overnight in the Hotel

Depends on your arrival. If you have an early flight to Cairo you can contact us to make a tour suggestion 

you can book optional dinner cruise 

Dinner cruise .An unforgettable night on the Nile on a fashionable cruise. enjoy the beauty of Cairo by night on the Nile , Dervish dance and Egyptian music and folklore. Open buffet with variety of Egyptian and western food.Egypt Tour Packages will enliven your stay in Cairo with this wonderful night out that combines the traditions with cultur.

No Meals

Overnight in a hotel in Cairo 


    

Day 2-Giza Pyramids and The Museum

 

You will be picked up from your hotel in Cairo by our tour guide to enjoy a great excursion to The Pyramids of Giza (  Cheops , Chephren, and Mykerinus. )Then proceed to visit the Great Sphinx  and visit  the Valley Temple .

Lunch will be served during the Pyramids at the local restaurant in Giza

Then visit the Egyptian Museum

The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities in Tahir

It exhibits a rare collection of over 250,000 genuine artifacts that date as far back as 5000 years, including an exclusive exhibit dedicated to the Tutankhamen - A collection of treasures, gold, and jewelry that were buried in his tomb for over 3,500 years before they were discovered in 1920 when his tomb was excavated.

If you wish to visit the mummies royal hall, where you will have the feeling of stroling down the vally of the kings where most of these mummies where originaly resting then ask your tour guide to take you to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization . It will cost 50 $ Extra per person.

The New Grand museum is not officially open yet. It will be opened officially by the end of  2023.but if you wish to visit it we offer limited tours to test site readiness and the visitor experience ahead of the official opening. Access is scurrently limited to the Grand Hall, commercial area, and exterior gardens. All other interior paces, including access to the galleries and collections, are restricted until the official opening.

Optional trip to the sound and the light show at Giza Pyramids and it costs 40 $ Per person

With the Sound Light Show at the Giza pyramids, the pharaonic history is being re-told by the sphinx, unraveling the ancient secrets and mysterious tales. The Sound and Light show at the pyramids narrates the history of those great kings; Khufu, Khafre, and Menkaure.

Overnight in the Hotel Cairo  

Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

 

   

Day 3- Cairo -Aswan

 

Pick up from hotel in Cairo to Cairo Airport for a short flight to Aswan then transfer to the Cruise.

Embarkation& Lunch on board of the Nile Cruise, proceed visits of Aswan including the Temple of Philae and tour by Felucca around Aswan attractions floating on the Nile. The island in 12000 meters situated in the center of the Nile. Elephantine , the High Dam, the Unfinished Obelisk

Phiala temple :
Built to honor the goddess Isis, this was the last temple built in the classical Egyptian style. Construction began around 690 BC, and it was one of the last outposts where the goddess was worshipped.

The High Dam :
Aswan High Dam is a rock-fill dam located at the northern border between Egypt and Sudan. The dam is fed by the River Nile and the reservoir forms Lake Nasser. Construction for the project began in 1960 and was completed in 1968. It was officially inaugurated in 1971.

The Unfinished Obelisk  :
Aswan was the source of ancient Egypt’s finest granite, used to make statues and embellish temples, pyramids, and obelisks. The large unfinished obelisk in the Northern Quarries has provided valuable insight into how these monuments were created, although the full construction process is still not entirely clear. Three sides of the shaft, nearly 42m long, were completed except for the inscriptions. At 1168 tonnes, the completed obelisk would have been the single heaviest piece of stone the Egyptians ever fashioned. 

12:00 lunch on board the Cruise

At 16:00 sailing trip with Felucca around Elphinatine island and Visit Lord Kitchener island.

Optional trip to the Nubian village:

The Nubian villages are known for their colorful streets, the rainbow-painted walls, and the kind people there! Nubians have a unique skin tone and also a unique language that no one in Egypt talks like. this fantastic tour to the Aswan Nubian Village is a must visit to experience a traditional and very unique lifestyle. The Village is very colorful. Nubian Village lets you meet and impact with a Nubian family and to learn about their simple lifestyle, culture, and traditions

Dinner &overnight on board the Cruise.

 

Day 4- Trip to Abu simble

 

Breakfast & Lunch on board the cruise.

The visit to Abu Simbel cost 100 $ Extra per person

Abu Simbel temples

The two temples of Ramses the second with the Queen Nefertari were carved out of the Mountain on the west bank of the Nile between 1274 with 1244 B.c, The Great Temple was dedicated to Ramses the second, Ra-Harakhty, Amun Ra with Ptah, with 4 Colossal statues, The second temple was dedicated to The Queen Nefertari with Goddess Hathor,the two temples were dismantled stone by stone with rebuilt on higher ground, The preservation of the two temples of Abu Simbel must Rank as the greatest Achievement of the Unesco

13:00 sail to Kom ombo

 Visit The temple of Kom ombo

The temple with the associated settlement site located 40 K.m north of Aswan, the temple was dedicated to the deities Sobek with Horus  with date mainly to the Ptolemaic with Roman period(332 B.b -395 A.c)
Sail to Edfu-Overnight in Edfu 

Dinner &overnight on board the Cruise

Meals:Breakfast- Lunch- Dinner
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Day 5 -Edfu- Luxor temple

 

Breakfast on the board on the Nile cruise, Breakfast on the Nile Cruise, Visit the Edfu

Edfu temple :
Upper Egyptian site dominated by a large well -Preserved temple, dedicated to the hawk-God Horus, The Construction of Ptolemaic temple of Horus, which was founded on the site of a much earlier temple, dated to the period between the reigns of Ptolemy the Third(246 B.c), The descriptions on the walls include the Myth of contending of Horus with Seth(Probably performed annually as a religious Drama.
Sail to Luxor through Esna lock

Visit Luxor temple
Luxor Temple located on the east bank of Nile River in the city called luxor , it was known in the egyption language as Luxor Temple :
Largely built by the New Kingdom Pharaoh Amenhotep the Third with Completed by King Tutankhamon with the Great King Ramses the second, The First pylon was raised by Ramses the second with Decorated  with His Military Battle of Kadesh

Optional Tour Sound and Light show in Karnak.

The Karnak Sound and Light Show highlights the dramatic history of ancient Thebes. The show narrates the achievements of some great Pharaohs, with poetic descriptions of the ancient treasures.

Dinner &overnight on board the Cruise

Meals:Breakfast- Lunch- Dinner
 

 

Day 6- west bank of Luxor- Hurghada

 

Optional trip Balloon ride over the valley of the Kings 100 $ per person.

Get your cameras ready for a stunning balloon ride over the historic town of Luxor. Catch the rays of the early morning sun illuminating the city and its surrounding mountains.get a bird's eye view of Luxor's ancient sites from aboard of a hot air balloon

Breakfast on the Nile Cruise and visit the west bank of Luxor and Karnak.

The Valley of the Kings:

Once  called the great Place of the Truth, this valley called now the valley of the Kings, It is a Majestic domain of the Pharaohs who once lay in great stone Sarcophagi, awaiting immortality.

The isolated valley behind Deir el Bahri is dominated by the Pyramid-Shaped Mountain Peak.

The colossi of Memnon:

Massive pair statues know as the Colossi of Memnon , rising about 18 M from the plain. They are the remains of what once the largest complex on the west bank, built by Amenhotep the Third.

The Queen Hatshepsut temple :

Rising out of the desert Plain in a series of terraces. The temple of Hatshepsut Mergs with sheer limestone Cliffs of the eastern face of the Theban Mountain as if nature herself had built this extraordinary monument.

Karnak:

Karnak more than a temple is a spectacular Complex of Sanctuaries, Kiosks, Pylons, and Obelisks. All dedicated to the Theban gods and to the Greater Glory of Egypt`s Pharaohs, Karnak  was the Most Important place for the worship of the Theban Triad(Amun, Mut, and Khonso).

Transfer to Hurghada  

Overnight in Hurghada hotel 

Meals:Breakfast-Lunch-Dinner

 

Day 7- Hurghada Free day

 

Free day at your hotel in Hurghada to relax with enjoy the sea. You can book one of our sea activities like snorkeling 

overnight in Hurghada

Meals:Breakfast-Lunch-Dinner

 


  

Day 8- Hurghada Cairo

 

Free day in Hurghada -

Fly to Cairo  from Hurghada - Overnight in Cairo

     

 


   

Day 9- Departure

 

Pick up from Your hotel in Cairo and Fly to Cairo for the international flight If you wish to extend your stay in Egypt, please contact us.

Meals:Breakfast

 

Inclusions:

  •  Meet & assist at Cairo International Airport + transfer to hotel by air-conditioned vehicle  
  •  Lunch at a local restaurant in Cairo 
  • 3 nights accommodation at 5 stars Nile Cruise on full board 
  • All sightseeing tours on board your Nile cruise include: 
  • Day Trip to Abu Simbel from Aswan
  • Tour to the High Dam, Philae Temple in Aswan
  • Tour to Kom Ombo and Edfu Temples.
  • Tour to Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut temple & Colossi of Memnon.
  • Tour to Karnak and Luxor Temples.
  • Entrance fees to all sites as mentioned in the program
  • Flight tickets Cairo Aswan- Hurghada Cairo
  • All The prices are per person and in us dollars  
  • English speaking guide
  • 3 nights accommodation in Cairo including breakfast & all taxes - 5 stars Hotel
  • 2 nights accommodation in 5 stars Hotel in Hurghada  based on Inclusive 
  • All service charges and taxes 
  • Assist & transfer to Cairo International Airport on final departure

Exclusions:

  • International flights to Egypt
  • Any other optional tours if required. 
  • Tip.

Please remember to bring:

  • Sunglasses
  • Hat
  • Sun Cream

info
Are 9 days enough for Egypt?

How many days are enough for Egypt? Egypt is a place with many great attractions to explore and visit, a minimum of 9 days is suggested in order to visit all the major places. However, the duration of your trip will always depend on the places you want to visit and the kind of trip you are planning for.

How long is a Nile cruise from Luxor to Cairo?
11 days
* Cruise Itinerary from Luxor to Cairo - 11 days

Day 07: 07:00 Visit Tel El Amarna / Northern tombs Tomb of Ahmose (EA3) / Visit Tuna El Gebel & Ashmunein.

What month is best for Nile cruise?

The best time, weather-wise, to take a Nile River cruise is from October to April, during the winter months in Egypt. The weather is cooler and more pleasant during this time, making it easier to explore the outdoor sites and attractions.

STARTING FROM 1578 $

  • The Pyramids of Giza
  • The Sphinx
  • Cairo museum
  • Aswan
  • Luxor
  • Egyptian Museum
  • Abu Simbel
  • Phiala temple
  • The high dam
  • The unfinished obelisk
  • Kom Ombo temple
  • Edfu temple
  • The valley of kings
  • Karnak temple
  • Hatshepsut temple
  • Karnak temple
  • Luxor temple
  • The colossi of Memnon
  • The balloon ride( Optional)
  • Hurghada
  • Scuba diving trip( Optional)

* Family And Group Have a Special price

 Duration:

9 days

 type:

Private

 Run:

Every day

 Pick Up:

ANY TIME

Itinerario

  1. Cairo
  2. X4GR+589, Al Haram
  3. Aswan
  4. Edfu
  5. Luxor
  6. Hurghada