Day 1: CAIRO (Thu, Sat, Tue)
Arrive Cairo airport Meet & assist through Passport Control and
customs . Transfer to hotel. Check in. and overnight at the hotel.
Day 2 : CAIRO (BL) (Fri, Sun, Wed)
Breakfast. Full day tour to visit the Great Pyramid of Cheops which
was built by manual labor, is the largest of the three main Pyramids
and is the only survivor of the Seven Great Wonders of the Ancient
World, the Pyramid of Chephren, which is the best preserved, and the
Pyramid of Mycerinus. Nearby see the Sphinx, a marvelous sight carved
out of a natural rocky outcrop, the lion's body stretching 45m, with
its paws 15m long. Lunch at local restaurant. Learn how paper was made
in the ancient times with a visit to the Papyrus Institute. Overnight
Day 3 : CAIRO-LUXOR (CRUISE) (B L D) Sat, Mon and Thu
Breakfast . Transfer to Cairo airport for departure to Luxor. Arrive
Luxor. Transfer to Nile Cruise .Embarkation. Lunch at 12:00 AM. Then
we tour the awe inspiring Temple of Luxor and Karnak. Back to Cruise
at 05:00 P.M. Dinner and overnight on board.
Day 4 :LUXOR -EDFU (B L D) Sun, Tue, Fri
After breakfast, we cross to the west bank of the Nile today past the
Colossi of Memnon and visit the
Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, before going the Valley of the Kings.
Lunch on board. Sail to Edfu through Esna Lock Dinner and overnight on
Day 5 : EDFU-KOM OMBO - ASWAN (B L D) Mon, Wed, Sat
After Breakfast we visit Edfu's beautiful preserved Temple of Horus,
the best preserved of all large Egyptian temples and built by the
Ptolemies. Sail to Kom Ombo. Lunch on board .Visit the Temple of Sobek
the crocodile god, conveniently situated on the riverbank. Continue to
Aswan. Tonight we'll enjoy a sumptuous Oriental Dinner and dance all
night away to the Egyptian Galabea Party. Overnight on board Nile
Day 6 : ASWAN (BLD) Tue, Thur, Sun
Breakfast .We view the Aswan High Dam and then to the unfinished
Obelisk. Lunch on board . Then will sail on the traditional Nile
Felucca along the shores of Elephantine Island and Botanical Gardens .
Dinner and overnight on board.
Day 7 :ASWAN - CAIRO (B) Wed, Fri, Mon
Breakfast. Optional tour to Abu Simbel Temple. Transfer to Aswan
airport for departure to Cairo . Upon arrival Cairo airport, transfer
to hotel .Optional Gala dinner at Nile Pharaoh restaurant or similar
(cruising restaurant down the Nile for 2 hours including , Show,
belly dancer , open buffet.). Overnight at the hotel
Day 8 : CAIRO (B L ) Thurs, Sat, Tue
Breakfast. Full day tour of the world famous Egyptian Museum with its
100,000 objects covering 4,000 years of ancient Egyptian civilization.
Lunch during tour at local restaurant. Continue to visit Citadel of
Mohamed Ali , Sultan Hassan Mosque and then to Khan El Khalili
Bazaars. Overnight at hotel in Cairo.
Day 9 :CAIRO -YOUR DESTINATION (B ) Fri, Sun, Wed
Breakfast at hotel . Transfer to Cairo airport for final departure
Price Per Person In USD:
Gems of Egypt - Tour EG304
USD Per Person
Price per Person in DBL
Groups 6 to 10 People
Price per Person in DBL
Tour & Cruise Package Includes:
Round-trip transfers within Egypt including handling and portage.
- 4 nights accommodation at your choice of hotels in Cairo based bed
- 4 nights aboard your choice of Nile Cruise based on full board with
all shore excursions. “Drinks excluded”
- Full day Cairo Pyramids Tour: Great Pyramids and Sphinx including
- Full day Cairo City Tour: Egyptian Museum, Citadel, Sultan Hassan
- Service of English or French speaking guide. and hotel taxes.
- All entrance fees "except entry inside the Pyramids, Royal mummies
room at the Egyptian museum, and King Tut tomb at the valley of kings"
- Domestic Air within Egypt: Cairo/ Luxor and Aswan/Cairo
Rates Exclude :
* Entry Visa at Cairo airport
* Any optional Tours. Andy meals not mentioned, drinks
* Gratuities and personal Items* Drinks