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3 Nights Cairo, 4 Nights Cruise Luxor – Aswan & 1 Night Cairo

Created with Sketch. Greater Cairo, CAI, Egypt
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8 Days / 7 Nights

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Daily Tour

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Unlimited

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Overview

Experience a tour on Cruise, Exploring Cairo – the Pyramids of Giza, Luxor – Valley of Kings & Valley of Queens and then Cruise from Luxor to Aswan exploring Egyptians’ lives alongside the Nile River.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Cairo Attractions
  • The Giza Pyramids.
  • The Sphinx & Valley Temple.
  • The Saqqara Complex.
  • The Step Pyramid of King Zoser
  • The Egyptian Museum.
  • The Tutankhamun's Golden Mask.
  • The Salah El-Din Citadel.
  • The Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque.
  • The Old Cairo Babylon Fortress.
  • The Khan El-Khalili Bazaars.
  • Luxor Attractions
  • The Valley of the Kings & Queens.
  • The Temple of Queen Hatshepsut.
  • The Two Colossi of Memnon.
  • The Luxor Temple.
  • The Karnak Temple.
  • Aswan Attractions
  • The Edfu Temple.
  • The Kom Ombo Temple.
  • The Philae Temple.
  • The Marvel High Dam.
  • The Unfinished Obelisk.

Itinerary

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Day 01 - Friday: Arrive In Cairo:
Day 01 - Friday: Arrive In Cairo:

Outbound flight from the country of residence.
Welcome to Cairo! Or, as the locals say in colloquial Arabic, 'Ahlan Wasahlan fi El-Kaheira.'
Your fantastic holiday will start when you meet a Geoota Travel representative, who will meet & assist you through the airport's checkout procedures. He will then escort you by a private air-conditioned vehicle to your pre-booked hotel, where your journey into the mysteries of Egypt begins.
Overnight accommodation at your Hotel in Cairo.
[x] Breakfast [x] Lunch [x] Dinner

Day 02 - Saturday: Cairo:

Explore the plateau of the Great Pyramids of Giza, one of the ancient Seven Wonders of the World. Home to the mummies of three pharaohs - Cheops, also referred to as Khufu, is the most colossal ever built. His son Chephren and Mykerinus (Mykerinos) were later considered to be benevolent and wise kings compared to his successors.
The tour will then go on a close-up look at the spectacular Great Sphinx, a massive funeral complex built in 2620 BC. A wondrous structure was created from a single piece of stone forming the head of a pharaoh, "king Chephren" with a lion's body.
After seeing these fantastic structures, move on to see Memphis's specific sites, the ancient capital of Old Egypt and considered the center of rule and culture for over 3000 years - founded in 3100 BC during the first dynasty.
Enjoy a trip to the earliest - oldest stone building - pyramid built by ancient Egyptians, the unique Step Pyramid of King Zoser at Saqqara. Built around 2630 BC for King Djoser, making it the world's oldest central stone structure, an idea of the pharaoh's architect Imhotep to please the gods better and admire Ramses II's statue, believed to be the pharaoh during the Exodus. Back to your hotel.
Overnight accommodation at your Hotel in Cairo.
[Y] Breakfast [Y] Lunch [x] Dinner

Day 03 - Sunday: Cairo:

After Breakfast, This Day's trip to visit the fascinating Egyptian Museum of antiquities, the Citadel, and Old Cairo begins with a personal, private, air-conditioned to pick up and transfer from your hotel.
You will head out to the heart of Cairo (Tahrir Square – Liberation of 25/01/2011) for an up-close exploration of the Egyptian Museum, which is an extraordinary experience not to be missed.
The Egyptian Museum is housing the world's most extensive and most rare precious collection of 5000 years of ancient Egyptian artifacts. Among the genuine ancient impressive artifacts, you will admire first-hand an exhibit dedicated to Tutankhamen's elaborating collection of treasures, gold, and jewelry such as sarcophagus, the phenomenal treasures buried in his tomb for over years before it was discovered in the 1920s. There's time for an optional visit to the thrilling mummy's room.
The Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque awaits you next, en route to the Salah El-Din Citadel and then the ancient sites of Old Cairo; these include the Hanging Church, the Abu Sirga Church, St. Sergius Coptic Church, and the Ben Ezra Synagogue.
Then visit Khan El-Khalili Bazaars built in the 14th century. Medieval atmosphere shops in this district are legendary for fine brassware, copper, perfumes, leather, silver, gold, antiques, etc. Back to your hotel.
Overnight accommodation at your Hotel in Cairo.
[Y] Breakfast [Y] Lunch [x] Dinner

Day 04 - Monday: Cairo / Luxor (By Flight) & On Board of the Cruise:

After breakfast, check out from the hotel & transfer to Cairo International Airport for your domestic flight to Luxor city, where a floating hotel will cruise you back in time to the mesmerizing sites of Upper Egypt.
Upon arrival at the Luxor Airport, you are met and proceed to superb visits of West Bank sightseeing.
When you cross the Nile to the fascinating Valley of the Kings & Queens: a vast City of the Dead where magnificent tombs were carved into the desert rocks, decorated richly, and filled with treasures for the afterlife by generations of Pharaohs (Witness the ancient tombs of Pharaohs), you will also have the chance to visit at least one tomb in the Valley of the Queens.
Then Hatshepsut Temple Rising out of the desert plain in a series of terraces, the incredible Temple of Queen Hatshepsut (Ancient Egypt's only female pharaoh) merges with the sheer limestone cliffs that surround it as if nature herself had built this extraordinary monument.
Photoshop Two Colossi of Memnon: On the way back to the river Nile, your road passes by the much-famed photographed Colossi of Memnon, known in Ancient Greek times for their haunting voices at dawn.
This afternoon your Egyptologist will guide you on a tour of the East Bank of Luxor; experience the East Bank's breathtaking temples of Karnak and Luxor.
Proceed with the strikingly graceful Temple of Luxor dedicated to the god Amun, Karnak Temple, built over more than a thousand years by generations of Pharaohs. The great "Hypostyle Hall" is an incredible forest of giant pillars, covering an area larger than the whole of Notre Dame Cathedral.
Dinner & Overnight accommodation onboard the cruise in Luxor.
[Y] Breakfast [Y] Lunch [Y] Dinner

Day 05 - Tuesday: Nile Cruise Luxor / Edfu:

Sail to Esna Lock & the Breakfast will be during the sail.
Arrive Esna Lock & Lunch on board the cruise.
Sail to Edfu & Dinner on board the cruise.
Overnight accommodation onboard the cruise in Edfu.
[Y] Breakfast [Y] Lunch [Y] Dinner

Day 06 - Wednesday: Nile Cruise Kom Ombo / Aswan:

Breakfast on board the cruise. This day visit begins with a glimpse of local village life before a visit & explores the stunningly preserved, the largest and most completely preserved Pharaonic – albeit Greek-built, the extraordinary Edfu Temple of god Horus, son of Osiris, one of the complete architectures in Egypt.
Sail on to Kom-Ombo.
Lunch on board the cruise during the sail.
Arrive Kom-Ombo; admire the superb Temple of Kom-Ombo, the only double temple in Egypt uniquely dedicated for two gods shared by the crocodile-headed God Sobek and the falcon-headed God Haroeris.
This temple stands at a bend in the Nile where in ancient times, sacred crocodiles basked in the sun on the riverbank.
Continue sailing to Aswan & the Dinner will be during the sail.
Arrive Aswan & Overnight accommodation onboard the cruise.
[Y] Breakfast [Y] Lunch [Y] Dinner

Day 07 - Thursday: Nile Cruise Aswan:

Breakfast on board the cruise.
Proceed with the visits of Aswan, including the romantic and majestic Temple of Philae that awaits your visit with a magnificent tour by felucca around Kitchener's Island and Elephantine Island & the Botanical Garden on a tranquil afternoon and muse at the stunning Agha Khan Mausoleum.
Lunch onboard the cruise.
Take a short motorboat ride after visiting the romantic Philae Temple on the Island of Agilkia.
Finish the visits of Aswan with the Marvel High Dam, which is the largest rock-filled dam in the world, passing by the old Dam of Aswan - Egypt's contemporary example of building on a monumental scale.
Later, the grand unfinished obelisk in the ancient quarries supplied the ancient Egyptians with the hard stone used in pyramids and temples and still hold a giant unfinished obelisk.
Dinner & Overnight accommodation on board the cruise in Aswan.
[Y] Breakfast [Y] Lunch [Y] Dinner

Day 08 - Friday: Aswan / Cairo (By Flight):

Breakfast and now time to say goodbye to the sacred Nile and disembarkation from the cruise for a transfer to Aswan International Airport for a domestic flight to Cairo.
Upon arrival in Cairo, you are met and transferred to your hotel.
Overnight accommodation at the Hotel in Cairo.
[Y] Breakfast [x] Lunch [x] Dinner

Day 09 - Saturday: Leave Cairo:

Today you are transferred in time for your flight back home.
[Y] Breakfast [x] Lunch [x] Dinner

Included/Exclude

  • 3 nights' accommodation in Cairo Hotel 5* Pyramids area on bed and breakfast basis, in a standard room in the Mercure Pyramids Hotel or similar.
  • 4 night's accommodation on the River Nile Deluxe cruise board in a twin berth cabin on the Main/Middle deck on a full-board basis.
  • 1 night's accommodation in Cairo hotel 5* Pyramids area on a bed and breakfast basis, in a standard room in the Mercure Pyramids Hotel or similar.
  • All transfers in Cairo, Luxor, & Aswan upon arrival & departure are below itinerary by Air-conditioned H/C - new Vehicle Cars.
  • Full-day Cairo sightseeing including: [Pyramids, Sphinx, Memphis, & Saqqara] with entrances fees & lunch at a local restaurant.
  • Full-day Cairo sightseeing includes [Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, Salah El-Din Citadel, Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque, Old Cairo, and Khan El-Khalil] with entrances fees & lunch at a local restaurant.
  • Classical Sightseeing during Cruise including of: [Karnak Temple, Luxor Temple, Valley of Kings & Queens, Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, and the colossi of Memnon in Luxor, Edfu Temple in Edfu, Kom Ombo Temple in Kom Ombo, Felucca, Philae Temple in Aswan, Elephantine Island, High Dam & Unfinished Obelisk] with entrances fees & Transfers to sites as per cruise program.
  • Domestic flights from Cairo to Luxor and Aswan to Cairo.
  • Mineral water on board the vehicle during the tour.
  • Helpful Representatives, Qualified Drivers, Specialized Bilingual Egyptologist Guide during the whole Program.
  • 24 hours / 07 Days follow-ups Tour Operators.
  • All taxes & service charges.
  • ** International and domestic flight tickets by Egypt Air OR other airlines – subject to change according to any available class and supplement in booking time.
  • Entry visa to Egypt.
  • International flight tickets.
  • The entrance fees to the mummies' chamber at the Egyptian Museum, the Great Pyramid, and the Solar Boat.
  • Any insurance.
  • Personal expenses such as drinks, tips, laundry, telephone calls, etc.
  • Beverages during meals.
  • Gala Dinners on 24 Dec. 2021 & 31 Dec. 2021.
  • Additional optional activity Services in Cairo & Upper Egypt.
  • Any other items not mentioned above mentioned explicitly in "Program cost includes."
  • Tipping for the whole tour will be collected ($ 05.00 per person per day).

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Created with Sketch. Greater Cairo, CAI, Egypt

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