Experience Egypt in 9 Days

Embark on an extraordinary journey through Egypt’s ancient wonders and vibrant culture with our 9-day tour package. Experience the awe-inspiring pyramids of Giza, cruise along the legendary Nile River, explore magnificent temples, and immerse yourself in the fascinating history of this remarkable land. Join us as we unveil the treasures of the pharaohs and create lifelong memories. Book now for an unforgettable adventure!

Overview:

Our 9-day tour offers a comprehensive exploration of Egypt’s most iconic destinations. From the bustling streets of Cairo to the tranquil banks of the Nile River, you’ll witness the splendor of ancient civilizations, discover hidden treasures, and immerse yourself in the rich culture of this captivating country. Led by expert guides, this tour provides a seamless and immersive experience, allowing you to delve deep into Egypt’s history and witness its modern charm.

Highlights:

  • Marvel at the Great Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx.
  • Explore the ancient temples of Luxor, including Karnak and Luxor Temples.
  • Visit the Valley of the Kings in Luxor and uncover the mysteries of the pharaohs.
  • Cruise along the Nile River aboard a luxurious Nile cruise ship.
  • Discover the breathtaking Abu Simbel temples, a UNESCO World Heritage site.
  • Experience the vibrant local culture in Aswan and visit the Philae Temple.
  • Wander through the bustling markets and streets of Cairo, including the Khan El Khalili Bazaar.

Advantages:

  • Expertly crafted itinerary: Our tour is meticulously designed to showcase the best of Egypt, ensuring you don’t miss any must-see attractions.
  • Knowledgeable guides: Our experienced Egyptologists will provide fascinating insights into the history, culture, and mythology of Egypt, enhancing your understanding and appreciation.
  • Comfortable accommodations: Stay in carefully selected hotels in Cairo and enjoy a luxurious Nile cruise ship experience, ensuring a comfortable and relaxing stay throughout the tour.
  • Hassle-free travel: We take care of all the logistics, including transfers, accommodations, and sightseeing, 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: Exploring the Pyramids of Giza and Cairo City Tour

  • Visit the Great Pyramids of Giza, including the Sphinx and the Valley Temple.
  • Explore the Egyptian Museum, home to an extensive collection of ancient artifacts.
  • Discover the vibrant streets of Cairo during a city tour, including the famous Tahrir Square and the bustling Khan El Khalili Bazaar.

Day 3: Flight to Luxor – Luxor East Bank Tour

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

Day 4: Luxor West Bank Tour – Sail to Edfu

  • Discover the Valley of the Kings, where ancient pharaohs were laid to rest.
  • Visit the Temple of Hatshepsut, an architectural marvel.
  • Explore the Colossi of Memnon, massive stone statues guarding the Theban Necropolis.
  • Sail to Edfu.

Day 5: Edfu Temple – Kom Ombo Temple – Sail to Aswan

  • Visit the well-preserved Edfu Temple, dedicated to the falcon god Horus.
  • Explore the unique Kom Ombo Temple, dedicated to both Horus and the crocodile god Sobek.
  • Sail to AswanDay 6: Aswan City Tour – Philae Temple
  • Explore Aswan, starting with a visit to the High Dam, an impressive engineering feat.
  • Embark on a boat trip to the beautiful Philae Temple, dedicated to the goddess Isis.
  • Enjoy a peaceful felucca ride on the Nile River, admiring the picturesque landscapes.

Day 7: 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 8: Return to Cairo – Optional Cairo City Tour

  • Disembark from the cruise ship and fly back to Cairo.
  • Optional Cairo city tour to revisit favorite attractions or explore new ones.
  • Enjoy free time for shopping or leisure activities.

Day 9: 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 in Cairo.
  • Nile cruise ship accommodations with full board.
  • Domestic flights within Egypt.
  • Sightseeing tours with expert Egyptologist guides.
  • Entrance fees to all included attractions.
  • Transportation in comfortable air-conditioned vehicles.

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 Room1405 $1430 $1580 $
Solo traveler2255 $2290 $2360 $
Christmas & Easter – DBL or TRPL Room1785 $1815 $2030 $
Christmas & Easter – Solo Traveler2730 $2770 $2845 $
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 room2460 $3130 $
Solo traveller3620 $4220 $
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 room3660 $4110 $
Solo traveller5100 $5600 $

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.
  • 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? A: Yes, we offer customization options to tailor the tour according to your preferences. Contact us to discuss your specific requirements.

Q: Are flights included in the tour package? A: Yes, domestic flights within Egypt are included in the tour package.

Q: What is the group size for the tour? A: We offer both group tours and private tours. Group sizes may vary, but we ensure personalized attention and a comfortable experience for all travelers.

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