Traverse ancient Egypt’s most famous sites on a 10-day tour from Cairo to Aswan and Luxor with a Nile cruise and 5-star accommodations. Slip into the historic tombs and temples of the Nile valley as you see the sights by plane, boat, and horse-drawn carriage. Walk the necropolis at Saqqara and the Giza Plateau, see Cairo’s religious landmarks, and visit the remains of the Kingdom of Upper Egypt. Cruise from Aswan to Luxor, and disembark to see monuments along the East and West Banks of the Nile.
- 5 nights in Cairo on bed and breakfast basis – as per your choice
- 1 night in Aswan on Bed and breakfast basis
- 3 nights in the Nile Cruise Ship, full board basis
- Domestic Flights
- Local taxes and service charges
- Qualified Egyptologist guide
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- Entry visa to Egypt
- Any Extra not mentioned in the Itinerary
10 Days / 11 Nights
Day 1 Arrive To Cairo
Arrive in Cairo airport, meet and assist with our representative and transfer to your hotel with A/C van, check-in and overnight at the hotel.
Day 2 Giza Pyramids
After breakfast meet your guide and your driver and start your tour in Giza in the West bank of the River, visit Giza complex Pyramids and the sphinx then drive south to Saqqara to visit the step pyramids of king Zoser, have lunch in a restaurant overlooking the pyramids then drive back to your hotel and overnight.
Day 3 Egyptian museum
Cairo [B, L]After breakfast meet your guide and your driver and start your tour in Cairo in the East bank of the River, visit the Egyptian museum where you can see the collection of king Tut then visit the oldest part of Cairo where you can see the hanging church then drive to Khan El Khalili market the oldest market in Cairo and walking through Al Muiz street, have lunch during the tour then back to the hotel for overnight in Cairo.
Day 4 flight to Aswan
Breakfast, transfer to Cairo airport to catch your flight to Aswan, arrival Aswan meet your guide and start your day tour to visit Philae temple by motorboat on the Nile as that temple located on an Island then visit the High Dam, transfer to the hotel, check-in and overnight .
Day 5 Aswan - Abu Simbel
After breakfast and check-out (Abu Simbel option without missing the felucca ride) – Island Felucca trip, transfer to your cruise boat,
embarkation before lunch, lunch on board the cruise sail to Komombo.
dinner and overnight on board.
Day 6 Kom Ombo, Edfu
After breakfast, walking to Komombo temple visit the temple of Komombo, back to the boat start sailing to Edfu, have lunch on board then visit Edfu temple or Hours Temple by horse carriage, then cruise to Luxor dinner and overnight on board.
Day 7 Luxor West Bank
After breakfast, Early morning Optional Hot Air Balloon cross to the West bank in Luxor to visit the valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut temple and Colossi of Memnon. back to the Cruise Ship for Lunch, Dinner and Overnight.
Day 8 Luxor East Bank
After breakfast, disembark we will cross to the eastern bank of Nile to see the temples of Karnak and Luxor. Luxor temple was built for the worship of god Amon Ra. Karnak Temples include several temples and begins with the spectacular avenue of Rams. Transfer to Luxor airport to catch your flight to Cairo, arrival meet your representative and transfer to your hotel, check-in and overnight in Cairo.
Day 9 Cairo - optional trip to Alexandria
Free time and overnight hotel accommodation or optional trip to Alexandria from Cairo.
Day 10 Cairo - flight back
After breakfast, check-out for transfer to Cairo airport for flight back home.