09 Days - 08 Nights
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Travel back in time to share the knowledge how everyday Egyptians really sailed on the Nile, the lifeblood of Egypt felucca has been sailing this historic waterway for centuries – now you can experience, simple way of travel.
Welcome to Egypt, arrive Cairo airport, our representative to meet and assist you through customs and escort you to hotel, check into Hotel. Rest of day is free to explore the mysteries of this exotic, bustling metropolis, Tonight, why not join an excursion to view the sun set over the Pyramids on horseback or take in a belly dancing show. Overnight Cairo
Meals: N/A / overnight: Cairo.
Breakfast at hotel, checkout, step back to an ancient time, today we visit Giza plateau and the magnificent Pyramids - you will have time to explore inside these awesome structures, the last remaining one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Then we travel to view the famous Sphinx. continue to visit to the Egyptian Museum - marvel at the treasures of Tutankhamen, the Ancient Jeweler Room and Masterpieces of the Old Kingdom. Tonight, board sleeper train to Aswan.
Meals: Breakfast - Dinner / Overnight: Sleeper train.
Arrive Aswan, meet and assist at train station, transfer to hotel, check in, two free day to explore Aswan, you will visit Philae Temple and discover the tale of Queen Isis, once a junction for the ancient caravans that traversed Egypt: There’s exotic spice markets, the Nubian Museum to learn of the Nubian art and history. Enjoy an optional evening dinner at the charming Nubian village for a feast of local delights. Overnight Aswan.
Meals: Breakfast. / Overnight: Aswan.
Aswan is the springboard for an Optional excursion to Abu Simbel by A/C Bus to see the colossal Temple of Ramses II, buried for centuries under the shifting sands. A highlight of this tour is sailing on the Nile on board a traditional felucca. Stop off at secluded beaches while sailors prepare a delicious feast of local dishes. Enjoy the Sun on the Nile river and relax on board the traditional Felucca.
Meals: Breakfast – Lunch -Dinner / Overnight: Felucca.
Free Day, Stop off at secluded beaches while sailors prepare a delicious feast of local dishes. Enjoy the Sun on the Nile river and relax on board the traditional Felucca, enjoy the Pom fire Party at night time.
Meals: Breakfast - Lunch - Dinner / Overnight: Felucca.
After Breakfast on board felucca we disembark at Kom Ombo, visit Kom Ombo Temple and board our Tourist bus to Luxor visiting Edfu Temple on the way to Luxor - arive Luxor, Check in Hotel, then, start Temple of Karnak. Highlights include the colossal pillars with their intricate hieroglyphics, the Amen Temple Enclosure, Great Hypostyle Hall and the peaceful Sacred Lake. Evening is free. overnight Luxor.
Meals: Breakfast / Overnight: Luxor
Early breakfast before we mount our donkeys for the journey to the desolate canyon of the Valley of the Kings. Here local guides will take us through the magnificent tombs of the once powerful Pharaohs. Back to hotel, quick refresh up, checkout hotel, afternoon Leaving transfer to train station to board Train back To Cairo.
Meals: Breakfast – Dinner / Overnight: Sleeper train.
Breakfast on board train, Arrive Cairo, meet and assist transfer to hotel, check in Hotel. Free day to check out the charms of this evocative city by taking our optional trip to Islamic Cairo and visit Khan El Khalili Bazaar, before a farewell dinner with your fellow travelers(own expenses).
Meals: Breakfast. / Overnight: Cairo.
Tour ends after breakfast. Checkout hotel, Transfer to airport for flight back home.