08 Days/ 07 Nights (03 Nights Cairo + 01 Night Abu Simbel+ 03 Nights Nile cruise)
7 Nights / 8 Days
On the first day, after arriving to Cairo’s International Airport, our representatives will assist you with all the procedures of immigration, visa, and customs. Spend the night in the hotel and we will start our adventure, starting the next day.
On the second day, after breakfast, there will be an optional excursion to the Egyptian museum and the Cairo Citadel. Lunch is served on the tour, followed by a historical journey at the Great Pyramids of Giza: Cheops, Chephren, and Mycerinus, along with the enigmatic Sphinx. Our final stop will be at a papyrus center located in the pyramids area.
Day three features a sightseeing tour in Aswan. At first, you will have breakfast at the hotel, and then get ready for your flight to Aswan. Upon your arrival, a bus will transfer you to the hotel, where lunch is served (according to your preference either at the hotel or at a restaurant). Afterwards, we will start our tour of Abu Simbel Temple, and then, attend the magical Sound & Light Show. At the end of the day, you will be assisted back to the hotel and get some rest.
On day 4, after breakfast, we will depart to Aswan by boat. We will start our tour by visiting the High Dam. Then, we will head to Agilkia Island to explore the splendid Philae temple, dedicated to the Goddess Isis. In the afternoon, after boarding and having lunch, we will hop aboard a felucca tour in the Nile River. As we sail, you’ll be stunned with the breathtaking views of Agha Khan mausoleum, Elephantine island, and the Botanical garden. Finally, dinner will be served on board.
On day 5, we will continue our adventure, featuring Kom Ombo and Edfu Temples, two of the most important landmarks in Aswan. After this tour, we will head to Esna, the prestigious city of ancient Egypt. At the end of the day, you will spend the night on board. The following day, we will sail to Luxor.
On day 6, our first stop will be the famous Necropolis of Thebes, the Valley of the Kings Then, we will make a short stop at the Colossi of Memnon, Amenhotep III’s funerary temple. Afterwards, we will visit the memorial temple of Medinat Habu, dedicated to Ramses III. We will spend the rest of the tour exploring the magnificent Karnak and Luxor Temples. Finally, you will spend the night on board in Luxor.
On day 7, you will be served breakfast, followed by a transfer to Luxor Airport, and then, you will depart by a domestic flight to Cairo. You will be transferred back to the hotel, spend your night, and get ready to go back home.
On the last day, breakfast is served in the morning and at the scheduled time, you will be assisted to Cairo International Airport to fly back home.