Day one: Arrival
Arrival to Cairo airport, Your Egypt Tour Guide Tours representative will assist you through passport control formalities, luggage identification & portage . From Cairo airport you will be transferred by a private A/C vehicle to your hotel for checking in.
Evening time, enjoy Dinner Cruise:
Sit back and relax while you enjoy a colorful belly dancing show with a folklore band, featuring the unforgettable tannora show, in keeping with Egypt's whirling dervishes tradition, then you will be transferred back to your hotel.
Day Two: Cairo Tour
After breakfast, join your private Egypt tour guide to visit one of the 7 Wonders of the World and discover:
Giza Pyramid Complex:
Tour the Giza Plateau, site of the ancient pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Mycerinus . six little pyramids, the great sphinx the ancient world’s largest monumental sculpture, carved from a single ridge of limestone and the Valley Temple, which belongs to the Pyramid of Chephren The complex dates back to the 4th dynasty 2400 years B.C.
Lunch will be served in one of the best local restaurants in town .Then we will move to visit :
The Egyptian Museum:
The national Egyptian museum the home to the largest collection of ancient Egyptian artifacts, The museum displays a rare collection of 5000 years of art ,including treasures from Tutankhamun and artifacts dating back to 4000 BC. Over 150,000 genuine artifacts are presented .lies in busy Midan al-Tahrir .
Khan El Khalily:
driving to Islamic Cairo, where you will be able to explore Khan El Khalili,one of the most famous and oldest bazaars in the Middle East.
At the end of the tour, we will transfer you to Cairo airport to catch your flight to Aswan- Upon arrival, you will be transferred to 5* Nile cruise for overnight.
Day Three: Aswan
After you take your breakfast on the cruise, then pay a visit to Aswan Highlights:
The High Dam:
The High Dam of Aswan is one of the most important achievements of the last century in Egypt, even for many years it was a symbol of the New Era of the Revolution of 1952. It provided Egypt with water and electricity and secured the country of the risk of the destructive inundation.
The Unfinished Obelisk:
The unfinished obelisk of Aswan is known to be one of the largest among them. It was constructed by Hatshepsut, the queen of Thutmose II, who also ruled Egypt as a Pharaoh from 1478 to 1458 B.C., jointly with Thutmose III,
Philae Island was a rocky island in the middle of the Nile, south of Aswan . It was called "Apo" which means Ivory. It was also known by the Greek "Elephantine", probably because it was an important center of trade, especially for ivory. After building the High Dam the temple of the Goddess Isis was moved to a new island was called Egilica , and it was completely reshaped to imitate Philae Island as closely as possible.
Overnight on board.
Day Four: Kom Ombo - Edfu
Sail to Kom Ombo and visit Kom Ombo Temple:
Kom Ombo Temple:
The Temple of Kom Ombo was built during the Greco Roman time during the period from 205 till 180 BC in the reign of Ptolemy V. was constructed on the ruins of a much older temple which was called "Ber Sobek" or the house of the god Sobek. This temple is divided into 2 temples with 2 entrances, 2 hypostyle Halls and 2 sanctuaries.
Continue sailing to Edfu Temple:
Edfu temple is the Temple of Horus, which is considered to be one of the most beautiful and best preserved Temples in Egypt , The work of construction began during the reign of Ptolemy III (about 237 BC) and was finished during the reign of Ptolemy IV.
Sail to Luxor, arrive late night and overnight on board.
Day Five: Luxor
Breakfast at your cruise & Check out then you will be accompanied by your Egypt tour guide and a private air-conditioned vehicle to visit Luxor Highlights including:
The Valley of the Kings:
the burial ground of the pharaohs rulers from the 18th to 20th dynasty , For a period of 500 years beginning in the 16th century BC, tombs were built along this valley for pharaohs , including that of the great Pharaoh Ramses II and boy Pharaoh Tutankhamen. Found in 1922 by British archaeologist and Egyptologist Howard Carter.
The Temple of Hatshepsut:
Temple of Hatshepsut, ancient Egypt’s first female pharaoh , She came to power during the New Kingdom after the death of her father, Tuthmose I, and her half-brother and husband, Tuthmose II, who succeeded her father on the thrown.
The Colossi of Memnon:
enjoy a photo stop at the Colossi of Memnon , Two massive stone statues of king Amenhotep III are the only remains of a complete mortuary temple. The statues are made from blocks of quartzite stone which exist in Cairo then moved 700 KM to Luxor.
Then move to the east bank to have your lunch in one of the best restaurants in town followed by a tour to :
The Karnak Temples:
No site in Egypt is more impressive than Karnak Temples , where generations of pharaohs wished to record their names. Walk through the Great Hypostyle Hall , to reach the sacred lake of the temple ,The Karnak complex is actually three main temples situated on 247 acres of land considered as the largest religious center ever built .
Finally, you will be transferred by a private air-conditioned vehicle to your hotel in Hurghada.
Day Six: Hurghada
Safari by quad and B.B.Q dinner.
Overnight at your hotel.
Day Seven: Hurghada
Evening time, transfer to the airport to catch your flight to Cairo, overnight in Cairo.
Day Eight: Final Departure
Breakfast at the hotel, At the end of your Egypt holidays travel package we will transfer you to Cairo airport and assist you at the airport through final departure formalities.