5 Days Cairo, Abu Simbel, and Luxor Private Tour

Experience the epitome of ancient Egyptian grandeur with our exclusive 5-day private tour of Cairo, Abu Simbel, and Luxor. Immerse yourself in the wonders of the Giza Pyramids, uncover the secrets of the magnificent temples of Abu Simbel, and explore the awe-inspiring historical sites of Luxor. With a knowledgeable guide by your side, embark on a journey through time, unraveling the mysteries of Egypt’s fascinating past. Join us for an unforgettable adventure that will leave you in awe of the rich cultural heritage of this extraordinary land.

Overview:

Embark on a captivating journey through Egypt’s ancient wonders with our private 5-day tour. From the iconic pyramids of Giza to the mesmerizing temples of Abu Simbel and the historical treasures of Luxor, this comprehensive itinerary allows you to witness the grandeur and splendor of ancient Egypt. With personalized attention from your guide, you’ll gain deep insights into the rich history and cultural significance of each site.

Highlights:

  • Giza Pyramids Complex: Marvel at the legendary pyramids, including the Great Pyramid of Khufu, Pyramid of Khafre, and Pyramid of Menkaure. Learn about their construction, symbolism, and the pharaohs who built them.
  • Sphinx Encounter: Stand in awe before the enigmatic Sphinx, an iconic guardian of the pyramids. Discover the stories and legends associated with this majestic monument.
  • Egyptian Museum: Explore the vast collection of artifacts at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo. Admire the treasures of Tutankhamun and learn about the ancient civilizations that flourished along the Nile.
  • Abu Simbel Temples: Visit the monumental Abu Simbel Temples, dedicated to Ramses II and his queen, Nefertari. Marvel at the colossal statues and intricate carvings that showcase the grandeur of ancient Egyptian architecture.
  • Luxor’s Historical Sites: Discover the treasures of Luxor, including the Valley of the Kings, Temple of Hatshepsut, and Karnak Temple. Unveil the mysteries of pharaohs and marvel at the intricate hieroglyphics and colossal statues.

Advantages:

  • Personalized experience: Enjoy the exclusivity of a private tour, customized to your interests and preferences.
  • Expert guide: Benefit from the in-depth knowledge and expertise of our knowledgeable guides, who will bring the ancient sites to life.
  • Comfortable transportation: Travel in a private, air-conditioned vehicle for a seamless and comfortable journey.
  • Flexibility: Customize your itinerary with the option to modify the schedule or add extra activities to suit your preferences.

Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival in Cairo

  • Meet and greet at Cairo International Airport
  • Transfer to your hotel for check-in
  • Rest and leisure time

Day 2: Giza Pyramids and Sphinx

  • Visit the Giza Pyramids Complex and explore the Great Pyramid, Pyramid of Khafre, and Pyramid of Menkaure
  • Encounter the enigmatic Sphinx
  • Optional camel ride around the pyramids
  • Lunch break at a local restaurant (at your own expense)
  • Visit the Solar Boat Museum (optional)
  • Return to the hotel for overnight stay

Day 3: Abu Simbel Temples and Luxor

  • Early morning flight to Abu Simbel
  • Explore the remarkable Abu Simbel Temples of Ramses II and Nefertari
  • Return flight to Luxor
  • Transfer to your Luxor hotel for check-in
  • Overnight stay in Luxor

Day 4: Luxor’s West Bank

  • Visit the Valley of the Kings, wherepharaohs were buried in elaborate tombs
  • Explore the Temple of Hatshepsut, dedicated to the famous female pharaoh
  • Discover the Colossi of Memnon, two massive statues guarding the ancient funerary temple
  • Lunch break at a local restaurant (at your own expense)
  • Optional visit to the Luxor Museum
  • Return to the hotel for overnight stay

Day 5: Luxor’s East Bank and Departure

  • Visit the Karnak Temple, a vast complex of temples and sacred structures
  • Explore the Luxor Temple, known for its majestic colonnades and statues
  • Lunch break at a local restaurant (at your own expense)
  • Transfer to Luxor International Airport for departure

Inclusions:

  • Airport transfers upon arrival and departure
  • Accommodation in well-selected hotels (based on your preference)
  • Private tour guide throughout the duration of the tour
  • Private transportation in a comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle
  • Domestic flights (Cairo-Abu Simbel and Abu Simbel-Luxor)
  • Entrance fees to all attractions mentioned in the itinerary
  • Bottled water during the tour
  • All taxes and service charges

Exclusions:

  • International airfare
  • Visa fees
  • Meals and drinks (unless specified)
  • Optional activities or extras
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities for the tour guide and driver (optional)

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 Room610 $630 $670 $
Solo traveler855 $855 $940 $
Christmas & Easter – DBL or TRPL Room670 $695 $740 $
Christmas & Easter – Solo Traveler940 $975 $1035 $
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 room970 $1270 $
Solo traveller1400 $1700 $
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 room1350 $1650 $
Solo traveller2050 $2350 $

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  • Respect local customs and traditions during your visit to religious sites.
  • Dress modestly, especially when visiting mosques and temples, by covering your shoulders and knees.
  • Stay hydrated and carry sunscreen, a hat, and sunglasses to protect yourself from the sun.
  • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended as some sites require walking on uneven surfaces.
  • Bring Egyptian pounds for small purchases, tips, and additional expenses.

Trip Notes:

  • This private tour can be customized to suit your preferences. Contact our customer support team for further assistance.
  • The order of the itinerary may vary based on local conditions and your preferences.
  • Photography is allowed at most sites, but some museums may have restrictions.
  • Restroom facilities are available at various stops during the tour.

FAQs:

Q: Are airport transfers included in the tour? A: Yes, airport transfers upon arrival and departure are included in the tour package.

Q: Can I customize the itinerary? A: Yes, this private tour can be customized according to your preferences. Contact our customer support team for further details.

Q: Are meals included in the tour price? A: Meals and drinks are not included in the tour price, except for breakfast at the hotels. There will be lunch breaks at local restaurants during the tour.

Q: Are entrance fees included in the tour price? A: Yes, all entrance fees to the mentioned attractions in the itinerary are included in the tour price.

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