14 Days Trip to the Best of Egypt

Embark on a 14-day journey through Egypt’s rich history and vibrant culture with our comprehensive tour package. From the iconic pyramids of Giza to the stunning temples of Luxor and the tranquil beauty of the Red Sea, this itinerary is designed to showcase the best of Egypt’s ancient wonders and modern delights. Immerse yourself in the mysteries of the pharaohs, explore bustling markets, cruise along the Nile River, and relax on pristine beaches. Book now for an unforgettable adventure and receive instant confirmation upon clicking the “Book Now” button.

Overview:

Our 14-day tour offers a deep dive into the best that Egypt has to offer. From ancient monuments and archaeological sites to cultural experiences and natural beauty, this itinerary is carefully curated to provide a comprehensive exploration of Egypt’s diverse offerings. Led by expert guides, you’ll uncover the secrets of the pharaohs, immerse yourself in local traditions, and create lifelong memories. With seamless logistics and comfortable accommodations, this tour promises an immersive and unforgettable experience.

Highlights:

  • Explore the iconic pyramids of Giza, including the Great Pyramid of Khufu and the Sphinx.
  • Cruise along the legendary Nile River and visit the ancient temples of Luxor and Karnak.
  • Discover the Valley of the Kings in Luxor, where pharaohs were laid to rest.
  • Relax on the pristine beaches of the Red Sea and indulge in water activities.
  • Experience the vibrant local culture and markets of Cairo and Luxor.
  • Visit the breathtaking Abu Simbel temples, a UNESCO World Heritage site.
  • Explore the historical treasures of Alexandria, including the Catacombs and Qaitbay Citadel.

Advantages:

  • Comprehensive itinerary: Our tour covers the must-visit destinations in Egypt, ensuring you don’t miss any of the iconic sites.
  • Expert guides: Our knowledgeable Egyptologists will provide fascinating insights into Egypt’s history, culture, and mythology, enhancing your understanding and appreciation.
  • Comfortable accommodations: Stay in carefully selected hotels and resorts, ensuring a comfortable and relaxing stay throughout the tour.
  • Hassle-free travel: We take care of all the logistics, including transfers, accommodations, sightseeing, and domestic flights, allowing you to focus on enjoying your journey.

Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival in Cairo – Welcome to Egypt!

  • Airport pickup and transfer to your hotel in Cairo.
  • Rest and leisure time to adjust to the new surroundings.

Day 2: Giza Pyramids and Cairo City Tour

  • Visit the Great Pyramids of Giza, including the Pyramid of Khufu, Pyramid of Khafre, and Pyramid of Menkaure.
  • Marvel at the enigmatic Sphinx and explore the Valley Temple.
  • Discover the vibrant streets of Cairo during a city tour, including the famous Tahrir Square and the bustling Khan El Khalili Bazaar.

Day 3: Egyptian Museum and Old Cairo

  • Explore the Egyptian Museum, home to an extensive collection of ancient artifacts, including the treasures of Tutankhamun.
  • Visit the Citadel of Salah El-Din and the Alabaster Mosque.
  • Discover the historic churches and synagogues of Old Cairo.

Day 4: Flight to Luxor – Luxor East Bank Tour

  • Fly to Luxor and check in to your hotel.
  • Visit the Karnak Temple Complex, an impressive temple dedicated to the god Amun.
  • Explore Luxor Temple, known for its grandeur and historical significance.

Day 5: Luxor West Bank Tour – Nile River Cruise

  • Discover the Valley of the Kings, where ancient pharaohs were laid to rest.
  • Visit the Temple of Hatshepsut and the Colossi of Memnon.
  • Embark on a luxurious Nile River cruise and settle into your comfortable cabin.

Day 6: Edfu and Kom Ombo Temples

  • Sail to Edfu and visit the Temple of Horus, one of the best-preserved ancient Egyptian temples.
  • Continue sailing to Kom Ombo and explore the unique double temple dedicated to the gods Sobek and Horus.

Day 7: Aswan City Tour – Philae Temple

  • Explore the beautiful city of Aswan, starting with a visit to the High Dam, an impressive engineering feat.
  • Embark on a boat trip to the picturesque Philae Temple, dedicated to the goddess Isis.
  • Enjoy a serene felucca ride on the Nile River, taking in the scenic views.

Day 8: Abu Simbel Temples – Return to Aswan

  • Take an early morning excursion to the magnificent Abu Simbel Temples, a UNESCO World Heritage site.
  • Marvel at the colossal statues and intricate carvings that make these temples truly awe-inspiring.
  • Return to Aswan and spend the rest of the day at leisure, exploring the city or relaxing on your cruise ship.

Day 9: Flight to Hurghada – Red Sea Relaxation

  • Fly to Hurghada and check in to your beachfront resort.
  • Enjoy leisure time to relax on the pristine beaches, swim in the turquoise waters, or indulge in water sports and activities.

Day 10-11: Hurghada – Red Sea Excursions

  • Spend two full days in Hurghada, with options to explore the vibrant underwater world through snorkeling or diving.
  • Take a boat trip to nearby islands or enjoy water sports such as kiteboarding or windsurfing.
  • Relax on the beach, soak up the sun, and savor the tranquil beauty of the Red Sea.

Day 12: Flight to Alexandria – Alexandria City Tour

  • Fly to Alexandria, Egypt’s charming coastal city.
  • Explore the Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa, a fascinating underground burial site.
  • Visit the stunning Qaitbay Citadel, a 15th-century fortress overlooking the Mediterranean Sea.

Day 13: Alexandria – Cairo City Tour

  • Return to Cairo and embark on a city tour, visiting the historic sites of Old Cairo, including the Hanging Church, Coptic Museum, and Ben Ezra Synagogue.
  • Explore the modern side of Cairo with a visit to the vibrant Zamalek neighborhood and the Cairo Opera House.

Day 14: Departure from Cairo – Farewell, Egypt!

  • Transfer to the airport for your departure, bidding farewell to the wonders of Egypt.

Inclusions:

  • Airport transfers upon arrival and departure.
  • Accommodations in well-appointed hotels, resorts, and Nile cruise ship.
  • Domestic flights within Egypt.
  • Sightseeing tours with expert Egyptologist guides.
  • Entrance fees to all included attractions.
  • Transportation in comfortable air-conditioned vehicles.
  • Meals as specified in the itinerary.

Exclusions:

  • International flights to and from Egypt.
  • Entry visa to Egypt (can be obtained upon arrival).
  • Optional activities and excursions.
  • Meals not specified in the itinerary.
  • Personal expenses and 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 Room2000 $2050 $2300 $
Solo traveler2800 $2850 $2950 $
Christmas & Easter – DBL or TRPL Room2200 $2250 $2550 $
Christmas & Easter – Solo Traveler3100 $3200 $3300 $
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 room3950 $4700 $
Solo traveller5600 $6300 $
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 room5650 $6500 $
Solo traveller8500 $9100 $

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  • Dress modestly when visiting religious sites and remember to carry a scarf or shawl to cover your shoulders or head if required.
  • Stay hydrated and use sunscreen to protect yourself from the sun’s rays.
  • Pack comfortable shoes as there will be plenty of walking and exploring. 4.Respect the local customs and traditions.
  • Follow the guidance of your tour guide for a smooth and enjoyable experience.

Trip Notes:

  • The itinerary is subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances or local conditions.
  • Customizations and extensions are available to suit your preferences. Contact us for personalized options.

FAQs:

Q: Can I customize the tour to include additional destinations or activities? A: Absolutely! We understand that each traveler has unique preferences and interests. We offer customizations to tailor the tour to your needs, including adding extra destinations or activities. Contact our team to discuss your requirements, and we’ll provide you with the best options.

Q: Are meals included in the tour? A: Meals included in the tour are specified in the itinerary. Breakfast is typically included in hotels and Nile cruise ships. Some lunches and dinners are also provided as indicated. This allows you the flexibility to explore local cuisine and dining options during your journey.

Q: What is the booking process? A: Booking is easy and convenient. Simply click on the “Book Now” button on our website and follow the instructions to complete your reservation. Once your booking is confirmed, you will receive instant confirmation via email. Our team will be available to assist you with any further queries or requests.

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