10 Days Cairo, Nile Cruise & Sahara Tour

Embark on an unforgettable 10-day journey through the wonders of Egypt, where history, culture, and natural beauty converge. This extraordinary tour takes you on a captivating adventure through the bustling streets of Cairo, the tranquil waters of the Nile, and the enchanting landscapes of the Sahara Desert. Delve into the mysteries of ancient civilizations, witness iconic landmarks, and experience the magic of a leisurely Nile Cruise. Read on to discover the highlights of this remarkable tour, the detailed itinerary, inclusions, exclusions, pricing information, valuable travel tips, FAQs, and the option to secure your spot with our “Book Now” button. Prepare for an immersive exploration of Egypt’s timeless treasures.


Uncover the captivating allure of Egypt on this 10-day tour, meticulously designed to offer an immersive experience in Cairo, a tranquil Nile Cruise, and a thrilling Sahara Desert adventure. From the iconic Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx to the timeless beauty of the Nile River and the ever-shifting dunes of the Sahara, this tour promises an unforgettable journey through history and nature. Immerse yourself in the wonders of ancient civilizations, relax aboard a luxurious Nile Cruise, and witness the Sahara’s mesmerizing landscapes. With expert guides, seamless logistics, and comfortable accommodations, this trip ensures an enriching and hassle-free exploration.


  • Giza Pyramids and Sphinx: Stand in awe before the enigmatic Sphinx and the monumental Pyramids of Giza, a UNESCO World Heritage site.
  • Egyptian Museum and Tutankhamun’s Treasures: Explore the Egyptian Museum in Cairo, home to a vast collection of ancient artifacts, including Tutankhamun’s treasures.
  • Old Cairo’s Religious Sites: Visit the historical landmarks of Old Cairo, such as the Hanging Church, Ben Ezra Synagogue, and the Mosque of Amr Ibn al-As.
  • Nile Cruise Adventure: Embark on a leisurely Nile Cruise, passing by picturesque landscapes and ancient temples.
  • Kom Ombo and Edfu Temples: Discover the unique Kom Ombo Temple and the remarkably preserved Edfu Temple, dedicated to Horus.
  • Luxor’s Temples and Tombs: Explore the Karnak and Luxor Temples, and venture into the Valley of the Kings to visit the tombs of pharaohs.
  • Abu Simbel Temples (Optional): Witness the awe-inspiring Abu Simbel Temples, a testament to ancient engineering (optional excursion).
  • Sahara Desert Safari: Embark on a thrilling Sahara Desert adventure, riding camels and gazing at the vast dunes.
  • Overnight Desert Camp: Experience the magic of the Sahara under a starlit sky during an unforgettable overnight stay at a desert camp.
  • Aswan’s Nubian Village: Immerse yourself in Nubian culture and hospitality with a visit to a traditional Nubian Village.


Day 1: Arrival in Cairo

  • Arrival in Cairo, transfer to hotel, and leisure time.

Day 2: Giza Pyramids and Egyptian Museum

  • Visit the Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx. Explore the Egyptian Museum’s fascinating exhibits.

Day 3: Old Cairo’s Religious Sites

  • Discover the religious landmarks of Old Cairo, including the Hanging Church and more.

Day 4: Nile Cruise Embarkation and Kom Ombo Temple

  • Embark on a Nile Cruise and visit the unique Kom Ombo Temple.

Day 5: Edfu Temple and Luxor

  • Explore the remarkably preserved Edfu Temple. Arrive in Luxor.

Day 6: Luxor’s West Bank

  • Venture into the Valley of the Kings and Hatshepsut Temple.

Day 7: Optional Abu Simbel and Nile Cruise

  • (Optional) Visit the awe-inspiring Abu Simbel Temples. Continue the Nile Cruise.

Day 8: Nile Cruise and Disembarkation

  • Enjoy the scenic Nile views as the cruise concludes in Aswan.

Day 9: Sahara Desert Safari and Overnight Camp

  • Embark on a thrilling Sahara Desert safari. Overnight at a desert camp.

Day 10: Aswan’s Nubian Village and Departure

  • Visit a Nubian Village in Aswan and bid farewell to Egypt.


  • Airport transfers
  • Accommodation in 4/5-star hotels and desert camp
  • Nile Cruise with shore excursions
  • Guided sightseeing with entrance fees
  • Sahara Desert safari and camel rides
  • Overnight desert camp experience
  • English-speaking Egyptologist guides
  • Meals as specified in the itinerary
  • All taxes and service charges


  • International flights
  • Visa fees
  • Optional activities
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities

Pricing Information:

Accommodation Plan (A) 5 stars:

Cairo:Le Méridien – Steigenberger Pyramids- Ramses Hilton- Helnan – Barcelo Pyramids- Pyramisa

Luxor: Steigenberger Nile. 

Nile cruises: MS Emilio, MS Radamis, MS Princess, MS Sara

3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars
Price per person in DBL or TRPL Room1810 $1840 $2030 $
Solo traveler2690 $2735 $2820 $
Christmas & Easter – DBL or TRPL Room2215 $2250 $2500 $
Christmas & Easter – Solo Traveler3195 $3245 $3335 $
Accommodation Plan (B) Luxury:

Cairo: Kempinski – Fairmont Cairo – Hilton Curnrad -Marriott Sheraton- Hilton Golf pyramids

Luxor: Hilton – Sonesta St. George.

Nile Cruises: MS Amwaj Nile Cruise, MS Nile Premium, MS Bule shadow, MS Jaz Jubilee, Crown Emperor, Steigenberger.

All year roundChristmas and Easter
Price per person in dbl room2910 $3600 $
Solo traveller4080 $4480 $
Ultimate Luxury:

Cairo: Four Seasons -Marriott Mena House – Kempinski Nile Deluxe – Fairmont Nile Premium – Hyatt Regency

Luxor: Sofitel Winter Palace.

Nile cruises: Sanctuary Sun Boat – Oberoi Cruises – Movenpick Royal Cruises – Sonesta Cruises – Le Fayan – Ms Farah -MS Acamar 

All year roundChristmas and Easter
Price per person in dbl room4210 $4960 $
Solo traveller5840 $6440 $

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  • Wear comfortable clothing and sturdy footwear for desert excursions.
  • Protect yourself from the sun with hats, sunglasses, and sunscreen.
  • Bring a camera to capture the stunning desert landscapes.
  • Respect local customs and traditions during visits to religious sites.


  • Is this tour physically demanding? The tour involves some walking and desert excursions, suitable for most travelers with moderate physical fitness.
  • What type of accommodations are provided? You’ll stay in comfortable 4/5-star hotels during city stays and experience an overnight stay at a traditional desert camp.
  • Are there age restrictions for the desert safari? The desert safari is suitable for most age groups, but please inquire about specific details.
  • How do I book this tour? Secure your spot instantly by clicking the “Book Now” button or contact us for further details.

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General Tips

  • Always wear comfortable shoes.
  • Buy a local SIM card.
  • Carry some of the currency of Egypt is the Egyptian pound.
  • Learn some Arabic words like Shokran, Mn Fadlak.
  • Try the famous Egyptian food like Ful & Ta’meya.
  • Stay Hydrated at all times especially during the summer in Egypt.
  • Friday and Saturday are the official holidays in Egypt.
  • The metro is one of the fastest ways to travel within Cairo.
  • Keep a tour Guide by your side to fully enjoy your time in Egypt.

General Highlights

  • Explore the Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx.
  • Shop at Khan El Khalili Bazaar enchanting markets in old Cairo.
  • Behold the holy Islamic & Coptic attractions in Old Cairo.
  • Feel the grandeur of Luxor within its majestic temples & tombs.
  • Rediscover the captivating wonders of the Egyptian Museum.
  • Witness the great Philae and Abu Simbel temples in Aswan.
  • Board a soulful Nile Cruise from Luxor to Aswan or vice versa.
  • Discover the Natural Allure of Egyptian oases like Siwa or Bahariya.
  • Swim, Dive, and snorkel in Hurghada or cities situated on the Red Sea.

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