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Highlights of Egypt

This tour begins and ends in Cairo

SUNDAY
Arrival to Cairo
Arrival at Cairo International Airport. Meet our representative at the airport upon arrival. Transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Cairo.

MONDAY
Cairo - Luxor
After breakfast at your hotel, your guide will pick you up from your hotel to the airport to take the flight to Luxor and you will be transferred to a 5 star Nile Cruise. Embark before lunch. Afternoon at leisure. Dinner and overnight on the Boat.

TUESDAY
Luxor
Visit Luxor East and West Bank. Sail to Esna. We will cross the Lock and sail to Edfu. Dinner and overnight on the Boat.

WEDNESDAY
Edfu - Kom Ombo
We will visit Edfu. Sail and visit the Kom Ombo. Continue to Aswan for dinner and overnight on the Boat.

THURSDAY
Aswan Dam
Visit the High Dam and Temple of Phyla, riding "Feluca" (Sailing Boat) and pass by the botanical Garden.
Dinner and overnight in Aswan on the Boat.

FRIDAY
Aswan
After Breakfast, disembark the boat and enjoy a day at leisure at Aswan. Optional tour to Abu Simbel. Travel by a Sleeper Train to Cairo. Dinner and breakfast on the train.
Overnight on the train.

SATURDAY
Cairo
Arriving Cairo and a full day tour of this magnificent city. Today you will visit Memphis and Sakkara, the capital of ancient Egypt. On to Giza to see the three Great Pyramids and the magnificent Sphinx carved out of a single piece of stone, guarding the Giza plateau. Overnight in Cairo.

SUNDAY
Cairo- Transfer to airport
After breakfast at your hotel, your full day tour that includes the Egypt museum with its 100.000 objects covering 4000 years of ancient civilizations as well as the Salah El Din Citadel, the Alabaster Mosque of Mohammed Ali and the Synagogue Ben Ezra. Enjoy old Oriental Khan El Khalili Bazaar in Old Cairo.
Transfer to the International airport in Cairo.

RATES IN USD: Valid till 31 Dec, '11

 

First Class

Superior First Class

Deluxe

Cairo

Oasis/Barcelo

Hilton Ramses

Marriot

Nile Cruise

Presidential Nile Cruise

Presidential Nile Cruise

Sabena  Cruises

Per person in twin

890

930

1,150

Supplement for three dinners

60

94

101

Single occupancy supplement

320

350

430

High Season supplement per person per tour:
01-31 Jul, '11; 01-31 Oct, '11;  22-31 Dec, '11

140

160

200

Rates include:

  • 2 nights hotel accommodation in Cairo on Bed & Breakfast basis at selected hotel (or similar) on chosen board basis
  • 1 transfer by Sleeper train: Aswan - Cairo on H/B basis
  • 4 nights on a Cruise Boat on Full Board basis (including: Breakfast, lunch & Dinner)
  • Flight from Cairo to Luxor
  • 2 days tours in Cairo as per program
  • Admission to sites
  • All transfers in Egypt as per program with assistance at the airports and train station

Rates do not include:

  • International flights to and from Cairo
  • Visa fees and border taxes
  • Porterage, tips to guide, driver and hotel staff
  • Traveler’s Medical and baggage insurance

Please note: The above package is based on a minimum of 2 participants. The operator reserves the right to change the sequence of the tour. The tour can be offered to start on Thursday with some changes of the sequence.