12Days/11Nights with Nile Cruise (Cairo/Aswan/Luxor/Alexandria)

 

Day1 - Arrival:

 

- Arrival at Cairo Airport, our Representative will be there holding a sign with your name to meet and assist you through the Airport formalities.

 

- Transfer in our Private A/C Coach to check in your Hotel.

Day 2 - Giza Pyramids Tour:

 

Breakfast at your Hotel.

 

  • Start a Half day tour to Giza pyramids.

  • Visit the 3Great pyramids (Cheops, Chefren and Macarinos).

  • Go inside one of the Queens small Pyramids.

  • Visit the Panorama to see the 3 Pyramids from far and take pictures.

  • Visit the Great Sphinx which has kept its secrets for centuries.

  • Visit The Valley Temple.

 

Transfer back to your Hotel.

 

Day 3 - City Tour:

 

Breakfast at your Hotel.

 

  • Visit the Egyptian Museum containing over 120000 piece of the Pharaonic monuments. The Brilliant collection of Tutankhamon.

  • Visit Coptic Cairo home of some of the oldest Christian churches.

  • Visit The Hanging Church.

  • Visit Ben Ezra Synagogue.

  • Visit the Holy Crypt, Walk where Mary and Josef walked thousands of years ago.

 

Transfer back to your Hotel.

Day4 - 04 Nights Nile Cruise Luxor (West Bank) 

 

Breakfast at your Hotel.

 

Transfer to Cairo Airport to take the Flight to Luxor.

 

Transfer to Check in your Nile Cruise for 4 Nights.

 

Lunch on board of your Cruise.

 

  • Visit the Valley of the Kings.

  • Visit the Valley of the Queens.

  • Visit the Temple of Hatshepsut and the Colossi of Memnon.

  • Opportunity to stroll around Luxor with your guide.

 

Dinner on Board of your Cruise.

Day5 - Luxor (East Bank):

 

Breakfast on Board of your Cruise.

 

  • Tour starts to the East Bank.

  • Visit Luxor Temple originally joined to Karnak by an avenue of Sphinxes.

 

  • Visit Karnak which covers a huge area and includes several temples, the largest being the temple of Amon.

 

Lunch on board of your Nile Cruise

 

  • Start sailing to Aswan.

 

Dinner on board of your Cruise.

Day6 - Sailing:

 

Breakfast on Board of your Cruise.

 

  • Relax as you sail along the fertile  Nile Valley to pass Isna Lock with a stop at Edfu & Com Ombo Temples:

  • Stop sailing to take a horse carriage to The Falcon God Horus Edfu Temple.

  • Stop Sailing to visit Com Ombo Temple of the Crocodile God Sobek.

 

Lunch and Dinner on board of your Nile Cruise.

Day7 - Aswan:

 

Breakfast on Board of your Cruise.

 

  • Felucca Ride to around Elephantine Island and Kitchener Botanical Island, Sail past the Agha Khan Mausolem.

  • Opportunity to stroll around Aswan City Market with our Guide.

 

Lunch and Dinner on board of your Cruise.

Day8 - Aswan :

 

Breakfast on Board of your Cruise.

 

  • Start a full day tour to the city of Aswan.

  • Visit The High Dam.

 

  • Visit The Unfinished Obelisk.

  • Take a Motor to Philae Temple the Temple of Love for Goddess Isis.

  • Transfer to Aswan Airport to fly back to Cairo.

  • Arrive Cairo, Meet and Assist at the Airport then transfer to check in your Hotel and overnight.

Day9 - Sakkara & Memphis :

 

Breakfast at your Hotel.

 

  • Then start a full day tour to Sakkara and Memphis.

  • Visit Step Pyramid of Sakkara the First Pyramid ever built.

  • Visit Titi Pyramid from inside to see the Texts of the Pyramids.

  • Visit The High Officials Tombs (Meriroka).

  • Visit Memphis, Egypt first Capital, Colossi of Ramsses 2nd and the Alabaster Sphinx.

  • Visit to Carpet School.

 

 

 

Transfer back to your Hotel and overnight.

Day10 - Alexandria:

 

Breakfast at your Hotel.

 

  • Then transfer by our private A/C Coach to Alexandria.

  • Visit place of Anthony and Cleopatra, in the north on the Mediterranean Sea.

  • A visit to the open air Roman amphitheater.                                 

  •  Visit Montazah Park and Palace.

  • Visit Pompey's Pillar.

  • Visit The Catacombs and visit the Citadel from the Islamic period, where they recently found what they believe is the Palace of Cleopatra.

  • Visit the Bibliotheca the newly rebuilt Library, built to replace the one burnt down during the time of Cleopatra.

  • Return to Cairo for a late arrival.

 

Transfer back to your Hotel and overnight.

Day11 - City Tour:

 

Breakfast at your Hotel.

 

  • Depart for a city tour to:

  • Visit Islamic Cairo.

 

  • We start at the Citadel( Old Castle) fortress with a visit to the Mohamed Ali Mosque( the Alabaster Mosque)

  • Visit the Green Mosque.

  • Visit El Azhar Mosque (The Great Mosque of Egypt).

  • Visit The Spiral Minerate Mosque (Ahmed Bin Tulun).

  • Visit to the Khan El Khalili Bazaar.

 

Transfer back to your Hotel and overnight.

Day12 - Departure:

 

Breakfast at your Hotel.

 

  • Then Transfer to Cairo International Airport and final departure with your wonderful memories.

The itinerary includes the following services:

1- Meet and Assist at Cairo Airport.

2- All Transfers Mentioned in the above tour program in our Private A/C Coach.

3- All Airports Transfers as mentioned.

4- Baggage Transfer.

5- Accommodation at  5* Luxury Hotel in Cairo based on B/B .07 Nights.

6- Return Flight Ticket (Cairo/Luxor - Aswan/Cairo) including taxes.

7- Accommodation on board of   5* Luxury Nile Cruise with full board.04 Nights.

8- Half Day Tour in Cairo to Giza Pyramids, Sphinx, with Entrance Fees.

9- Full Day Tour to Sakkara and Memphis with Entrance Fees.

10- Half Day Tour in Cairo to Egyptian Museum, Coptic Cairo with Entrance Fees.

11- Half Day Tour in Cairo to Islamic Cairo and Bazaar with Entrance Fees.

12- Full Day Tour in Luxor to Valley of Kings, Valley of Queens, Hatshepsut Temple , Colossi of Memnon with Entrance Fees.

13- Half Day Tour in Luxor to Karnak and Luxor Temple with Entrance Fees.

14- Visit to Edfu and Com Ombo Temple with Entrance Fees.

15- Full Day Tour in Aswan to Philae Temple, High Dam and Unfinished Obelisk with Entrance Fees.

16- Felucca Ride in the Nile River in Aswan for 2 Hours.

17- Full Day Tour in Alexandria to Roman Amphitheater, Catacomb, Citadel, Bibliotheca, Montazah Park and Pompey's Pillar with Entrance Fees.

18- Entrance Fees to all the sites mentioned in our above itinerary.

19- English speaking professional guide. (Egyptologist).

 

The Nile Cruise itinerary Not includes the following services:

1- International Flight Ticket from home.

2- Items of Personal nature (Laundry, Phone Calls…)

3- Gratuities.

4- Any Additional Requests.

5-Drinks from any kind.

6- Any Bank Transfer Charges.

7- Entry Visa to Egypt.