15 Days Ancient Egypt Lovers Tour Package

Embark on a 15-day Ancient Egypt Lovers Tour Package and immerse yourself in the wonders of Egypt’s ancient civilizations. From the magnificent Pyramids of Giza to the mystical temples of Luxor and the enchanting tombs of the Valley of the Kings, this meticulously crafted itinerary takes you on a journey back in time. Discover the secrets of the Pharaohs, marvel at the intricate hieroglyphics, and witness the grandeur of ancient architecture. With expert guides, comfortable accommodations, and seamless logistics, this tour package is designed for those who have a deep passion for ancient history. Book now and embark on a once-in-a-lifetime adventure through the heart of Egypt’s ancient past!

Overview:

Uncover the mysteries and splendors of ancient Egypt with our 15-day Ancient Egypt Lovers Tour Package. This immersive journey will take you on a comprehensive exploration of Egypt’s most iconic archaeological sites, providing you with a deep understanding of the fascinating history and culture of this ancient land. From the world-famous Pyramids of Giza and the majestic Sphinx to the stunning temples of Luxor and the captivating tombs of the Valley of the Kings, every step of this itinerary is carefully designed to offer an unforgettable experience. With knowledgeable guides, comfortable accommodations, and seamless logistics, this tour package ensures a seamless and enriching journey through Egypt’s ancient past.

Highlights:

  • Marvel at the Pyramids of Giza, including the Great Pyramid of Khufu, Pyramid of Khafre, and Pyramid of Menkaure.
  • Stand in awe of the enigmatic Sphinx and ponder its mysteries.
  • Explore the iconic Egyptian Museum in Cairo, home to a vast collection of ancient artifacts, including the treasures of Tutankhamun.
  • Discover the temples of Luxor, including the sprawling Karnak Temple complex and the majestic Luxor Temple.
  • Unravel the secrets of the Valley of the Kings, exploring the elaborate tombs of pharaohs and nobles.
  • Visit the mortuary temple of Queen Hatshepsut, a masterpiece of ancient Egyptian architecture.
  • Experience the beauty of the Temple of Edfu, dedicated to the falcon god Horus.
  • Sail along the Nile River on a luxurious cruise ship, enjoying stunning views and serene surroundings.
  • Explore the impressive Temple of Kom Ombo, dedicated to the crocodile god Sobek and the falcon god Horus.
  • Visit the Temple of Philae in Aswan, dedicated to the goddess Isis, and admire its picturesque island setting.
  • Discover the ancient rock temples of Abu Simbel, a UNESCO World Heritage site.
  • Dive into the bustling streets of Cairo, experiencing its vibrant markets, historic landmarks, and local cuisine.
  • Immerse yourself in the beauty of Aswan, enjoying a leisurely felucca sail on the Nile and exploring the local Nubian culture.
  • Visit the captivating temple of Dendera, known for its stunning reliefs and astronomical ceilings.
  • Enjoy authentic Egyptian cuisine throughout the trip, savoring the flavors of this ancient land.

Advantages:

  • Expert Guides: Benefit from the knowledge and expertise of experienced Egyptologists who will bring the ancient sites to life.
  • Comfortable Accommodations: Rest and rejuvenate in carefully selected hotels and luxurious cruise ships that offer comfort and convenience.
  • Seamless Logistics: Enjoy hassle-free arrangements, including airport transfers, transportation, and guided tours.
  • In-depth Exploration: Delve deep into the ancient history and culture of Egypt, visiting renowned sites and lesser-known gems.
  • Authentic Experiences: Interact with local communities, witness traditional practices, and savor the flavors of Egyptian cuisine.

Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival in Cairo – Welcome to Egypt!

  • Airport pickup and transfer to your hotel in Cairo
  • Rest and relax to prepare for an exciting journey

Day 2: Cairo – Pyramids of Giza and Egyptian Museum

  • Explore the iconic Pyramids of Giza and the enigmatic Sphinx
  • Visit the Egyptian Museum, home to a vast collection of ancient artifacts

Day 3: Cairo – Saqqara and Memphis – Fly to Luxor

  • Visit the Step Pyramid of Djoser in Saqqara and the ancient city of Memphis
  • Fly to Luxor and transfer to your hotel

Day 4: Luxor – West Bank and East Bank

  • Discover the Valley of the Kings, Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, and Colossi of Memnon on the West Bank
  • Explore the Temples of Karnak and Luxor on the East Bank

Day 5: Luxor – Edfu – Kom Ombo – Aswan

  • Sail to Edfu and visit the Temple of Horus
  • Continue sailing to Kom Ombo and explore the unique Temple of Kom Ombo
  • Reach Aswan and transfer to your hotel

Day 6: Aswan – Abu Simbel Excursion – Aswan

  • Optional: Early morning excursion to the awe-inspiring Abu Simbel temples
  • Return to Aswan and enjoy free time to explore the city

Day 7: Aswan – Nile Cruise Embarkation – Philae Temple and High Dam

  • Embark on a luxurious Nile cruise ship
  • Visit the beautiful Philae Temple dedicated to the goddess Isis and witness the impressive High Dam

Day 8: Aswan – Kom Ombo – Edfu – Luxor

  • Sail to Kom Ombo and visit the Temple of Kom Ombo
  • Continue sailing to Edfu and explore the Temple of Horus
  • Reach Luxor and transfer to your hotel

Day 9: Luxor – Leisure Day and Optional Hot Air Balloon Ride

  • Enjoy a leisure day in Luxor to relax or explore the city at your own pace
  • Optional: Experience a magical hot air balloon ride over Luxor at sunrise

Day 10: Luxor – Cairo – Old Cairo and Khan El Khalili Bazaar

  • Fly back to Cairo and explore the historic Old Cairo district
  • Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of the Khan El Khalili Bazaar

Day 11: Cairo – Alexandria Day Trip

  • Embark on a full-day excursion to Alexandria and visit its notable landmarks
  • Explore the Qaitbay Citadel, Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa, and Library of Alexandria

Day 12: Cairo – Islamic Cairo and Coptic Cairo

  • Discover the rich heritage of Islamic Cairo, including the Citadel of Saladin and the Sultan Hassan Mosque
  • Visit the historic Coptic quarter, exploring the Hanging Church and the Coptic Museum

Day 13: Cairo – Free Day and Farewell Dinner

  • Enjoy a free day in Cairo to relax or explore the city at your own pace
  • In the evening, savor a delightful farewell dinner, celebrating the end of your journey

Day 14: Cairo – Alexandria Day Trip

  • Embark on a full-day excursion to Alexandria and visit its notable landmarks
  • Explore the Qaitbay Citadel, Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa, and Library of Alexandria

Day 15: Departure from Cairo

  • Transfer to Cairo International Airport for your departure flight, bidding farewell to the wonders of ancient Egypt

Inclusions:

  • Airport transfers
  • Accommodation in Cairo and on a luxury Nile cruise ship
  • Domestic flights (Cairo to Luxor, Luxor to Cairo)
  • Meals as specified in the itinerary
  • Guided tours with expert Egyptologist guides
  • Entrance fees to all included sites and attractions
  • All transportation throughout the tour
  • Bottled water during tours
  • Farewell dinner

Exclusions:

  • International flights
  • Visa fees
  • Optional activities and personal expenses
  • Gratuities for guides, drivers, and cruise staff

Pricing:

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 Room2320 $2370 $2620 $
Solo traveler3290 $3340 $3440 $
Christmas & Easter – DBL or TRPL Room2860 $2910 $3210 $
Christmas & Easter – Solo Traveler3930 $4030 $4130 $
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 room4370 $5360 $
Solo traveller6190 $6890 $
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 room6220 $7070 $
Solo traveller8900 $9500 $

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  • Respect local customs and traditions, particularly when visiting religious sites.
  • Dress modestly and comfortably, and bring sunscreen and a hat for sun protection.
  • Stay hydrated and carry a water bottle with you at all times.
  • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended for exploring archaeological sites.
  • Have travel insurance to cover any unforeseen circumstances.

Trip Notes:

  • This tour requires moderate physical fitness due to walking and climbing stairs at the archaeological sites.
  • The tour itinerary may be subject to change based on weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances.
  • It is recommended to book this tour in advance to secure your preferred travel dates and accommodations.

FAQs:

  1. Can I customize the itinerary or add extra activities?
    • Yes, we offer customizable options to suit your preferences. Contact our team to discuss your requirements.
  2. Is the tour suitable for children and elderly travelers?
    • This tour is suitable for travelers of all ages. However, please note that there will be walking and climbing involved at the archaeological sites.
  3. What language will the guides speak?
    • Our expert guides speak fluent English. If you require guides speaking other languages, please inform us in advance.
  4. How do I make a booking and receive instant confirmation?
    • To book the tour, simply click the “Book Now” button on our website and follow the instructions. Instant confirmation will be provided upon completing the booking process.