Day 1: Cairo. Arrival to Cairo airport. Our representative will Welcome and assist you through passport control Formalities, luggage identification and portage. Transfer by a private A/C car to your hotel and Overnight in your hotel in Cairo.
Day 2: Cairo. 08:00 AM Wake up call. 08:00 - 09:00 AM Breakfast. And check out hotel, keep the luggage at hotel safety box. 09:30 AM Pre-departure information. 10:00 AM Tour starts to Visit the Great Pyramids - Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinus. Next is a close-up look at Sphinx - a huge funeral complex guarded by the legendary lion body with the face of king Chephren.
Then onwards to Sakkara to see the first pyramid ever built - the step pyramid of Zosser. Lunch in a restaurant beside the Pyramids (on your own cost). Then free time. 09:00 PM Transfer to the Cairo station to catch the Sitting train to Aswan (Optional Upgrade to sleeper train with Dinner and breakfast). Includes: (B).
Day 3: Aswan. Arrive Aswan. Welcome to Aswan. Meeting and assistance by our local representatives. You will be met and transferred to check in hotel. 01:30 PM Start the afternoon tour in Aswan to visit High Dam of Aswan and the greatest temple of Philae, (Isis temple). 5:00 pm Back to hotel Free night to explore the city (optional Felucca trip around Island). Overnight at hotel.
Day 4: Nile Cruise. Breakfast (in box if you are going to Abu Simbel by Car). Optional trips: Abu Simbel by plane or by car. Check in Nile Cruise. 01:00 PM Lunch. Then start sailing towards Edfu. 8:00 PM Dinner. Over night on the boat. Includes: (B, L, D).
Day 5: Nile Cruise. 06:00 AM Breakfast, then visiting temple of Edfu and continue sailing towards Luxor. 01:00 PM Lunch. Arrival Luxor. Over night on the boat. Includes: (B, L, D).
Day 6: Nile Cruise. 08:00 AM Breakfast, then tour to the West bank of Luxor visiting Valley of Kings, Valley of Queens, Temple of Hatshepsut, Colossi of Memnon. 01:00 PM Lunch on Cruise. Free time in the city (optional sound and light show at Karnak temple). Dinner and over night on cruise.
Day 7: Luxor (optional hot air balloon over west bank of Luxor). 08:00 AM breakfast and check out Nile cruise. Transfer to selected hotel for day use room (optional felucca trip for two hours). Later that afternoon you will have another tour to The East bank of Luxor visiting Karnak Temple, Luxor Temple. Then transfer to bus station to catch the over night bus to Dahab. Overnight A/C Bus to Dahab. Includes: (B, L, D).
Day 8: Dahab. Arrive meet, check in hotel. Today is free in Dahab.
Day 9: Dahab. Breakfast Free day on the beach Later that evening we head towards St Catherine's Monastery to climb Mt. Sinai. Once arriving at the top, you can relax and gaze at the millions of stars before drifting off to sleep.
Day 10: Dahab. We rise early this morning to watch the sun rise from the top of Mt. Sinai. After this you will begin your descent towards St. Catherine Monastery where you will be able to visit the smallest, yet oldest Christian Monastery in the world. We arrive back in Dahab around noon, where the rest of the day and night is free.
Day 11: Dahab. Breakfast, drive to the best location for snorkeling in the world blue hole area At sun set ride the camel to the beach of Gouna where will you have Bedouin tea and enjoying the view of sun embracing the mountain Then catch the over night bus to Cairo.
Day 12: Cairo. Arrive Cairo and check into hotel, Free day and Over night (Optional sound and light show in Giza).
Day 13: Cairo. Breakfast. Our city Tour starts with the Egyptian Museum where most of the fabulous treasure of the pharaohs are kept, then drive to the Citadel, which was the home for most of those who ruled Egypt for nearly 700 years. Later, we can explore many attractions of the Old Coptic, such as the Hanging Church and Ben Ezra Synagogue (The Jewish Temple). Over night at hotel. Includes: (B).
Day 14: Departure. Farewell to Egypt as our tour ends today after breakfast. Includes: (B)
- All transfers and Pick up services.
- All tours as mention in itinerary.
- All meals as mention in the tours.
- Price include all taxes.
- Egyptologist English speaking guide in all sight seen.
- Accommodations as mention in the itinerary with meals (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner).
- Tipping (approximately 55 $ per person for the whole tour)
- Drinks or any extra meal
- Personal expenses (laundry, sauna, telephones, etc.)
- Any meals not mentioned in the program
- Any optional tours
- International airfare
- Entrance fees for all sightseen are NOT included (around $120)
- Visa entry to Egypt ($15).
- During Ramadan, the sight seen closed at 3:00 PM, we may be change the tour start to be one hour earlier.
- Extra night before the tour start or after the tour end is available (ask for the quotation).
- Upgrade to sleeper train cost $120 per person in double cabin two ways, and $160 per person in single two ways (Cairo-Aswan and Luxor-Cairo) served with Dinner in train and breakfast.
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