Day 1: Cairo. Arrive in Cairo Airport. Our representative will meet and transfer you to your hotel. There you will meet your tour leader who will introduce you in the tour. Free evening. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 2: Cairo. After breakfast, our friendly guide will accompany you to the awe-inspiring Sphinx and Giza Pyramids. Then to Sakkara to see the unique step pyramid of Zoser. Overnight seating train to Aswan.
Day 3: Aswan. Arrive in Aswan. Our representative will meet and transfer you to your hotel. Morning tour of the famous High Dam of Aswan. Next you will visit the romantic Temple of Philae. Overnight at your hotel.
Day 4: Aswan - Felucca. After breakfast you will board a traditional Felucca, an Egyptian sailboat, in which you will spend the next two nights. On board the Felucca you will sail around Elephantine and Kitchener islands. All meals on board Felucca. Overnight on the Felucca.
Day 5: Felucca. Enjoy Nile scenery during a relaxing sail. In the evening is a Nubian party. Overnight on the Felucca.
Day 6: Kom-Ombo - Edfu - Luxor. In the morning, visit Kom Ombo then transfer by bus to Edfu Temple. From there a bus will transfer you to your hotel in Luxor. Afternoon tour of the East Bank of Luxor. The East Bank contains the massive temple of Karnak and Luxor temple. Overnight at your hotel in Luxor.
Day 7: Luxor. After breakfast, tour the West Bank of Luxor. Start your tour off with the world famous Valley of the Kings where you can enter some of the incredible tombs of the New Kingdom Pharaohs, like King Tutankhamun. Then onto the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut. And finish with the great Colossi of Memnon. Relax overnight on the sitting train back to Cairo.
Day 8: Cairo - Dahab. Arrive in Cairo in the morning and transfer to an air-conditioned bus to Dahab. Transfer to your hotel in Dahab. Spend your evening relaxing on the shores of the Red Sea. Overnight in Dahab.
Day 9: Dahab. This is a free day to be spent snorkeling, swimming, sun-tanning, scuba diving and with good food and good drink. Overnight at your hotel in Dahab.
Day 10: Dahab. This is another day free to be spent in this quaint resort town. Overnight at your hotel in Dahab.
Day 11: Dahab, Mount Sinai. Free day in Dahab. At 10:30 am you will be taken to the historic Mount Sinai, a place sacred to 3 religions. This night you will climb the mountain to it’s peak. Overnight on the mountain.
Day 12: Mount Sinai - St. Catherine’s Monastary - Cairo. In the early morning you will see a sunrise over the mountains of the Sinai Peninsula. After a brisk trip down the mountain you will enter Saint Catherine’s Monastery. Then enter an air-conditioned coach back to Cairo. Overnight at your hotel in Cairo.
Day 13: Cairo. After breakfast, a guided visit of the Egyptian Museum, then a tour of the old city where you will see Coptic Cairo, the Hanging Church, Islamic Cairo, the Saladin Citadel, the Mohammed Ali Mosque, the old Cairo Bazaar (Khan El Khalili). Overnight at your hotel.
Day 14: Cairo - Departure. After breakfast the trip will end in Cairo where it began. Transfer to the airport. Take your memories and adventure with you on the flight home.
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