7 Days Cairo and Nile Cruise package
7 Days Cairo and Nile Cruise package
Experience the best of Egypt’s scenic beauty and cultural attractions on this 1 week travel package to Egypt beginning and ending in Cairo. Leave the planning and transportation to your Friendly guide and enjoy a diverse itinerary that takes you from The best of Cairo to Luxor and Aswan with Nile Cruise it will be unforgettable experience for you to discover the magic of Egypt.
Special Offer: Book During this week and get a Free Camel ride at the Pyramids Area and a Free Traditional Felucca ride in the NileTrip.
Day 1: Arrival to Cairo
Your first day in Egypt will be mainly free day if you want to relax and take a rest from travelling disturbance. You will arrive to Cairo international airport your Egypt Day Tours representative will meet you in the airport with sign your name on it he will make the paperwork easier for you . Then you will be transferred by air-conditioned coach to your hotel in Cairo for your overnight and get ready for your 7 Days Egypt Vacation Package to explore Cairo, Luxor and Aswan with Nile Cruises
Overnight in Cairo.
Day 2: The Pyramids Tour and Egyptian Museum
At 8 am after your breakfast, you’ll meet your private guide for a morning of exploration in Cairo. The first stop of the day will be at the Great Pyramids of Giza which is the oldest monument of the ancient wonders. It is also the only one still exist until today. Pay attention to your guide as he tells you about how the pyramids had been constructed with very old and primitive techniques.
Pyramids were mainly built to house the remains of the deceased Pharaohs. Next, head to a panoramic view for all three pyramids of Giza to capture amazing photos that will last forever. The following will be a visit to the Great Sphinx in Cairo, the guardian of the royal tombs. Have a peek to the Valley Temple of the Pyramid of Chephren.
Afterwards, a drive through the busy streets of Cairo to the final stop of the day ; the Egyptian Museum. The Egyptian Museum of Cairo contains 120,000 artifacts. It houses the world’s largest collection of Pharaonic antiquities. An extensive collection of papyrus, Greek, Roman, and Islamic coins used in the Ancient world are located in the 1st floor. The best statues you will see is the Gold Mask of Tutankhamun. The room also host the famous collection of the young king as well as a lot of sarcophagi from different dynasties. These sarcophagi give us a brief about how rich the owners were. Do not forget to have a loot at the Grave Mask of king Amenemope, Mummy mask of Psusennes I, Figurine of Khufu, Narmer Palette, and Merneptah Stele .
Before you head back to your hotel, enjoy a city tour along the magnificent river Nile; later you will reach your hotel where your tour will end .
Overnight in your hotel in Cairo.
(Optional) Evening trip to attend the Sound & Light show in the Pyramids area. (45 $ per person).
Day 3: Aswan – Cruise
Day 4: Cruise
Day 5: Cruise West and west Bank
After Breakfast in your 5 start Nile Cruise, follow your friendly guide’s program for today. You will begin in the Valley of the Kings and enter 3 fascinating tombs. Valley of kings are rock cut tombs were excavated to be the burial tombs for the new Kingdom pharaohs and privileged nobles. It contains 63 tombs and chambers decorated with colorful scenes of ancient Egyptian mythologies, beliefs and funerary rituals.
Afterward, head to visit the Temple of Queen Hatshipsut, the only woman who ruled Egypt from pre dynastic history until today. The Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut was dedicated to sun god worshiping and was the only 3 levels temples in ancient world. with its connecting ramps, Hatshipsut temple was a turning point in the ancient Egyptian architecture. You will enjoy the wonderful reliefs illustrating the earliest trade agreement between 2 countries in the ancient history .
Karnak temple is not just a temple but it is a big open-air complex. It comprises a mixture of small temples, chapels, pylons, mosque, etc. the Construction of Karnak temple began during the Middle Kingdom and continued into the Ptolemaic period, but the most elegant Monuments dates back to the new Kingdom. The Hypostyle Hall area of 50,000 sq. surrounded by 134 gigantic columns some of it reached 21 meters tall. Almost every pharaoh of the 18th dynasty added a building or a decorative wall to the temple site. Among the things you cant miss: A panorama of a frieze in the Precinct of Amun Re, Precinct of Mut, The Sacred Lake of Precinct of Amun-Re, Ramses II statue and Ram statues.
Next head to Luxor temple. It wasn’t dedicated to Gods worshiping, but was dedicated to the kingship rejuvenation of where old kings has been crowned. Temple luxor was the place when Opet pharaonic Festival was annually celebrated, Next head to visit Obelisk of Ramses II in front of the 1st Pylon.
Your final stop will be at the colossi of Memnon, the Colossi is a twin massive statues of the Pharaoh Amenhotep III in a seated position. They were built to guard at the entrance of Amenhotep’s memorial temple. You will have a free time to snap photos of your favorite. Lunch on Cruise, Afternoon free at leisure. Afternoon Tea.
Overnight on board
Day 6: Luxor – Cairo
Breakfast on board. Disembarkation.
(Optional ) Prepare yourself to enjoy the most spectacular experience of Luxor. A breathtaking adventure begins at sunrise when you arrive to west bank, fly in a Balloon tour over Luxor city and Nile River’s west bank. Drifting peacefully over the Valley of King, Valley of the Queens and the Mountain on the Nobles. (110 $ per person) The flight is approximately 30:45 minutes depend on the weather
Say goodbye to Luxor and upper Egypt, then you will make your way to Luxor Domestic Airport accompanied with our representative. After arrive at Cairo Airport, you will move straight to your hotel in Cairo with our representative .
Overnight stay in Cairo.
Day 7: Departure
After breakfast, and getting a real flavor of Egypt’s history and the daily life for a week, it is time for your adventure in Egypt to come to an end. Our tour escort will be waiting for you at Hotel lobby and he will take you to Cairo Airport for Final Departure and he will assist you with immigration and customs.
Tour Package includes:
- 3 Nights hotel accommodation in Cairo on bed and breakfast basis.
- 3 Nights on Cruise board; Aswan & Luxor full board (Sightseeing are included).
- 1 Day tour in Cairo visiting the Egyptian Museum, Great Pyramids, Sphinx
- All transfers by an air-conditioned vehicle.
- All your tours are by an A/C vehicle.
- Private Egyptologist guide (language you selected )
- All mentioned sights with entrance fees .
- All taxes and services.
- Transfer by Flights between Cairo / Aswan & Luxor / Cairo
- International Airfare
- Entry visa to Egypt ( 35$Per person )
- Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary
- Gratuities (optional )
- Optional Activity costs
Extras optional not included you can book:
- Enter inside The Third pyramid cost 10 $ per person.
- Enter inside The Great pyramid cost 30 $ per person.
- Solar boat by the pyramids cost 10$.
- Felucca ride in the Nile 15 $ per person.
- Lunch at a Traditional Egyptian Restaurant 10 $ per Person (Drinks Not included).
- Sound & Light Show at Pyramids 45$ per person.
- Nile Cruise Dinner with Belly Dancing Show 55$ per person.
- Sound & Light Show at Karnak Temple 40$ per person.
- Luxor Hot Air Balloon tour 120$ per person.
- Abu Simbel Trip 110$ per person.
- Nubian Village Trip 40$ per person.
Type: Private Tour
Trip Runs: Everyday
Pick-up : Cairo
Return to: Cairo
Duration: 7 Days/6 Nights .