08 Days / 07 Nights (03 Nights in Cairo + 04 Nights Nile cruise)
7 Nights / 8 Days
On the first day, after arriving at 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 from the next day.
On the second day, after having breakfast, we will have an optional tour to visit the Egyptian Museum, exhibiting real masterpieces that belong to different empires. You will view numerous magnificent artifacts, including the valuable collection of King Tutankhamen. Our second stop will be Salah Al-Din Citadel, featuring many splendid museums and mosques, including the “Alabaster Mosque.” After lunch, we will visit the Great Pyramids of Giza: Cheops, Chephren, and Mycerinus, as well as the enigmatic Sphinx, which offers an entrance to the Valley Temple of Chephren. Our final stop will be at a papyrus center located in the pyramids area.
On day 3, after having breakfast, at the scheduled time, you will be assisted to the airport to depart by a domestic flight to Luxor. Upon your arrival, you will be transferred to the motorboat, where the cruise will take place. After boarding and having lunch the tours will start. In the afternoon, we will visit the famous temples of Karnak and Luxor. At the end of this exciting day, you will spend the night at the hotel and get ready for the next adventure.
On day 4, you will enjoy a full board service. The tour will start by crossing the Nile to visit the necropolis of Thebes, Valley of the Kings, the funerary temple of Ramsees II, also known as "Madinat Hapu," followed by a stop at the Colossi of Memnon. Finally, you will spend the night on board and enjoy your cruise.
On day 5, we will start by visiting Edfu temple, dedicated to God Horus, by carriages. Then, we will navigate to Kom Ombo Temple, dedicated to the crocodile God, Sobek. We will sail afterwards to the beautiful city of Esna. At the end of the tour, we will navigate to our next stop, Aswan.
On day 6, we will reach Aswan! First, you have an optional excursion to the magnificent temples of Abu Simbel. Then, we will visit head to the unique island of Agilika to visit Philae Temple, dedicated to Goddess Isis. Afterwards, we will hop aboard a felucca tour (Egyptian sailboats). As we sail, you’ll be stunned by the breathtaking views of the Agha Khan mausoleum, Elephantine island, and the Botanical garden. Finally, you will get back and spend the night on board in Aswan.
On day 7, we will be heading back to Cairo. After having breakfast, we will depart via a domestic flight from Aswan. Finally, you will arrive at the hotel, spend the night, and get ready for your departure.
On the last day, after having the breakfast, at the scheduled time, you will be assisted to Cairo’s International Airport to fly to your next destination.