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Kenya Safari and Egypt Tour Combo

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 8 - 15 day(s)
Group Size: 1 - 14 people
Destination(s): Egypt   Kenya  
Specialty Categories: Wildlife Viewing  
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: Yes
Tour Customizable: Yes
Minimum Per Person Price: 3950 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 4290 US Dollar (USD)

Tour Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival – Nairobi. Arrival in the evening at the Jomo Kenyatta International airport in Nairobi where you will be met by our representative. You will then be transferred to Sarova Stanley Hotel or similar for overnight stay.

Day 2: Nairobi – sweet waters. Depart Nairobi for Ol Pejeta Conservancy located in Mt Kenya region. Lunch at Sweetwaters Tented Camp. You can do day and night game drives around the private conservancy, which is home for the members of the "Big Five" (elephant, rhino, lion, buffalo and leopard). The conservancy has a higher wildlife-to-area ratio than any Kenyan national park and is one of only four private game conservancies to have been founded in Kenya. At the forefront of the Kenyan conservancy programme, the conservancy boasts the largest black rhino sanctuary in East Africa, hosts the only chimpanzee sanctuary in Kenya, and shelters large numbers of rare and endangered species. Dinner and overnight at sweet waters tented Camp. Meal Plan: {B, L, D}.

Day 3: Sweet waters. Another day spent at Mt. Kenya region you may relax and enjoy the hotel facility. dinner and overnight at the same Camp. Meal Plan: {B, L, D}.

Day 4: Sweetwaters – Lake Nakuru. After breakfast drive to Lake Nakuru National Park in the Great Rift Valley. Arrive in good time for lunch at Sarova Lion hill. After lunch you will have an afternoon game drive. Lake Nakuru is famous for its large concentration of flamingos and also you may get a chance of spotting the rare white rhinos and many bird species it’s branded as the “Birds paradise”. For Bird lovers this an absolutely wonderful place to do bird watching. Return to Sarova Lion Hill for dinner and overnight stay. Meal Plan: (B, L, D).

Day 5: Lake Nakuru - Masai Mara. After breakfast at Sarova Lion Hill before driving to the world famous Masai Mara Game Reserve the home of the “Big Five” Arrive Mara Sarova Tented Camp or similar in good time for lunch. Afternoon game drive will be provided dinner and overnight stay at Mara Sarova Tented Camp.

NB: The annual migrations which start from the Month of June and climaxes in August before the crossing over to Serengeti towards the Month of October. This is a spectacular event that should not be missed in a lifetime. Meal Plan: (B, L, D).

Day 6: Masai Mara full day. Early breakfast then proceed for a full day of tracking game with your guide, in this park whose landscape is Savannah grassland on rolling hills. Virtually every type of wildlife to be found in Kenya can be seen in the Mara, which has an extensive road and track network which allows excellent photography and viewing opportunities, making it the best and most visited park in Kenya. We will cater for a picnic lunch at the hippo pool. In the evening, drive back to the Lodge for dinner and overnight. Meal Plan: (B, L, D).

Day 7: Masai Mara – Nairobi. After breakfast and your final game viewing session, depart the Mara region for Nairobi. Stopover at Narok town for lunch if time allows. Arriving Nairobi late afternoon. Overnight stay at the Sarova Stanley Hotel. Meal plan: (B, B).

Day 8: Last Minute shopping – Egypt. Last minute shopping for souvenirs and transfer to the airport to catch your flight to Egypt the land of the Pharaohs. Welcome to Cairo, Egypt (Around The Clock). Your tour manager will meet & assist you at Cairo International Airport (Arrival procedures) and then he will escort you to the hotel by exclusive air-conditioned deluxe vehicle. At hotel the tour manager will assist with a smooth check-in and review your holiday itinerary with you to establish and confirm pick-up times for each tour. Overnight in Cairo Grand Pyramids hotel or similar. Meal plan: (B, B).

Day 9: Cairo Sightseeing Tours - Aswan by Sleeper Train. After your relaxing breakfast at the hotel in Cairo your experienced personal guide will take you to Giza Plateau, home of Egypt’s greatest attractions to visit The Great Pyramids, ONE of the Seven Wonders of the ancient world including the Great Pyramid of Cheops, middle pyramids of Chephren and the little one of Mykerinos with camel ride and family photo in front of Pyramids, then visit the mysterious Sphinx, the Father of Terror for the ancient pharaohs, the tour includes visit to the valley temple facing the great sphinx with lunch break. Then you will visit the Christian heritage in Coptic Cairo including some of the early religious monuments of the city such as the hanging church or the suspended church this basilica church was named for its location on top of the south gate of the Fortress of Babylon the church became the center of the Christian Church of Egypt then you will be transferred to Giza train terminal to board the first class sleeper train to Aswan with dinner and overnight onboard. Meal Plan: (B, B).

Day 10: Aswan Nile Cruise Tours. Breakfast onboard sleeper train before arriving Aswan railway station and then will be met and assisted by our REP who will transfer you to embark your Nile cruise ship in Aswan for the next 4 days/3 nights after lunch you will be taken in an exciting tour to the world famous High Dam that was an engineering miracle when it was built in the 1960s. It contains 18 times the material used in the Great Pyramid of Cheops; continue to the granite quarries which supplied the ancient Egyptians with most of the hard stone used in pyramids and temples.

The quarries still hold the famous Unfinished Obelisk and then you will be taking by motor-boat to island of Egilka visit the majestic Philae temple that was dedicated to the Goddesses Isis. For our enjoyment, a Felucca Ride is included on the Nile River in Aswan this afternoon. A final optional evening excursion will offer the sound and light show at the Temple of Philae. Return to the Nile Cruise ship in Aswan free time at leisure in Aswan and overnight stay. Meal Plan: (B, L, D).

Day 11: Nile Cruise Tours. Early Sailing to Kom Ombo. After your breakfast will be escorted by your Egyptologist speaking guide to visit Kom Ombo temple, the crocodile-headed God of fertility and creator of the world, then you will take your lunch aboard your cruise with free time at leisure while sailing to Edfu to explore Edfu's Temple of Horus, one of the best-preserved Ancient Egyptian temples on the Nile Continue the cruise down to Luxor. Afternoon tea is served on the sun –deck with dinner and overnight stay onboard cruise. Meal Plan: (B, L, D).

Day 12: Nile Cruise Tours. Breakfast onboard the cruise, and then you will be taken into the West Bank of the river Nile to visit the two colossal statues (Colossi of Memnon), and then visit the Valley of the Kings, where the magnificent tombs discovered, those tombs were carved deep into the desert rock, richly decorated and filled with treasures for the afterlife of the pharaohs, you will visit 3 tombs. Continue the tour to visit the Hatshepsut temple at El Deir El Bahary, this impressive temple dedicated to the Queen Hatshepsut the only female pharaoh rises out of the desert plain in a series of terraces and merges with the sheer limestone cliffs that surround it then back to the cruise for lunch, after afternoon tea on the ship with free time at leisure and overnight stay onboard, enjoy an optional sound and light show at the Temple of Karnak. Meal Plan: (B, L, D).

Day 13: Nile Cruise Tours - Cairo by Sleeper Train. After breakfast you will be accompanied by your guide to visit Karnak Temple, the largest place of worship ever built. Its ancient name Ipet-isut means “the most sacred of places.” The temple, or, more correctly, the complex of temples, was built over more than two thousand years by generation after generation of pharaohs. Within the complex, the great “Hypostyle Hall” is an incredible forest of giant pillars .Then you will be transferred to Luxor temple which built by Amenhotep III and Ramses II for ritual and festivals and dedicated to the god Amon, and then you will be transferred to Luxor train terminal to board your sleeper train back to Cairo, dinner and overnight stay on board. Meal Plan: (B, L, D).

Day 14: Free Day in Cairo - Tours to Alexandria. Breakfast onboard train before arriving to Giza railway station, where you will be met by our Rep, and then transfer either to your hotel in Cairo, or enjoy amazing optional tour to visit the major sights of Alexandria, excursion to Pompeii Pillar, Catacombs of Kom El Shokafa, Library of Alexandria, Alexandria National Museum and Citadel of Qaitbay - with lunch during the tour in Alexandria. Free time at leisure then transfer to your hotel in Cairo for free time at leisure and peaceful overnight at your hotel in Cairo. Meal Plan: (B, B).

Day 15: Cairo - Depart. Breakfast at your hotel in Cairo with free time at leisure in Cairo with optional excursions available and then you will be transferred to Cairo airport where you will connect with your flight back home. Meal Plan: (B, B).

Member discount:
10% discount for InfoHub customer. Request a free gift certificate.

Airfare is included in the tour price.

Price includes:
-Flight return Nairobi – Cairo – Nairobi
-Arrival and departure airport transfers in Nairobi and Cairo
-Full board accommodation while on the Kenya safari and Bed & breakfast in Nairobi City Hotels.
-All transfers by private air conditioned deluxe van class in Cairo and Safari transport in Kenya in a private minivan with English speaking driver guides.
-All park entrance fees, game drives as indicated on the itinerary above.
-Masai Manyatta visit /Samburu Village
-Drivers park entry fees and allowance.
-Accommodation for 3 nights on board cruise Aswan to Luxor on full board
-Accommodation for 2 nights aboard sleeper train with dinner and breakfast
-Service charges and taxes included throughout the tours

Price excludes:
-Personal expenses
-Drinks - alcohol and non alcoholic drinks
-Tips & gratuities to hotels/Lodges staff and driver/guide(s)
-Lunch on day 7.

About This Supplier
Location: Kenya
Joined InfoHub: Mar 2012

M21217 is a Nairobi- Kenyan based travel and tours operator with a branch office in Arusha, Tanzania and has a wide knowledge and experience planning African Safari Holidays & Vacations to the region covering Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Zanzibar and The Seychelles. Nairobi being the hub for Eastern Africa, we are...

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