The Best Tour of Egypt TV01

8 Days From £0 (873 USD)

This best of Egypt tour starts in Cairo visiting the main sites including the Pyramids before heading south for a Nile cruise that takes in Luxor, Aswan and Edfu.

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Key Information

Travel Style: Private Tour
Start Location: Cairo, Egypt
End Location: Cairo, Egypt
Accommodation: Hotels and cruise ship
Period: All Year Round
Difficulty: Suitable for Most Travellers

About The Operator

Accreditations: Member of Egyptian Ministry, A Class, ETAA (Egyptian Travel Agents Ass.) and ASTA
Years In Business: 20


A full day by day itinerary will be provided by the tour operator when you make an enquiry about this holiday.

- 2 nights in Cairo at 4 stars hotel bed & breakfast
- 3 nights in 5 stars Nile Cruises on full board .
- 02 Nights accommodations at sleeper train
- All the transportation as mentioned in the Program by Private Car.
- All Sightseeing as mentioned in the Program.
- All Entrance fees during sightseeing & with Professional Egyptology English speaking guide.
- All service charge & taxes.

- Flights
- Personal expenses eg tips, visa, drinks

Prices per person - please submit an enquiry to receive a personalized itinerary and costs.

Day 01. Arrival-Cairo) Arrive Cairo International Airport (please advice your flight details?), met by Our steward (with the sign of your name) Then drive you by Private Air Conditioned car to your hotel in Cairo. You will be assisted by Our steward for check in & Overnight in Cairo.
Day 02. (Cairo) After breakfast at hotel, met by Our English Egyptology Tour Guide & driven by a private car to a wonderful trip, which starts with visiting the Great Pyramids of Giza. The ancient Egyptians believed in the life after death so they built this pyramids to preserve their bodies to the afterlife. Then you will see the huge Sphinx, it represents with the face of a man with a body of a lion for power. This Sphinx considered as guardian for the royal tombs, Then you will be driven to your hotel. Then you will be met by Our steward & assisted for check out & driven by a private car to Giza railway station to take your sleeping train to Aswan. On the train, overnight in train.
Day 03. (Aswan) After breakfast at train and upon your arrival in Aswan city, you will be met by Our steward & driven by private car to your Nile cruise,That sailing from Aswan / Luxor. Embarkation, then take your lunch on board afternoon, you have a free time enjoy it with the natural air and views on board or enjoy with swimming pool on board, Dinner & overnight on board.
Day 04. (Aswan-Kom Ombo-Edfu) After breakfast on board, visit the High Dam; Today it provides irrigation and electricity for the whole of Egypt and, together with the old Aswan Dam.Then you will visit the Temple Of Philae, the Temple was dedicated to the goddess Isis, the wife of Osoris and mother of Hours. Their story is the most dramatic story in the world, in which god Osoris is murdered and dismembered by his brother Seth. Isis searched for his fragments and collected them together and with her magic powers brought Osoris back to life. They then born the god Hours. Sail to City of Kom Ombo, where you will visit The Temple Of Kom Ombo, Which dedicated to the tow gods Hours and Seth and witness on the conflict which happened between them and ended with dividing the temple between both of them, inside the temple depicted the most ancient medical instruments, Sail to Edfu, Dinner & overnight on board.
Day 05. (Edfu-Luxor) After breakfast on board, visit the Temple Of Edfu, Which dedicated to god hours, built by Ptolemy I, this temple refer to the story in which god Amun was in a journey to the Nubian cities and on way he was attacked by enemies, then god Hours appeared and defeated them and god Amun make him represented as winged solar deck which appeared then in the faade of the most of palaces and tombs, Sail to Esna cross the lock of Esna, Sail to Luxor City, Dinner & overnight onboard.
Day 06. (Luxor) After breakfast on board, Disembarkation, Crossing to the west bank of Luxor to visit the most special place which is the Necropolis of Thebes and visit theValley of the Kings and the great temple of Queen Hatshepsut, (Al Deir Al Bahari). It was built by Queen Hatshepsut, the great queen of the 18th dynasty. Inside it she depicts the details of the expedition of punt which she sent to the land of punt to bring the insect trees from there. Also you will see The Colossal Statues Of Memnon; The Northern statue depicts Amenhotep III with his mother, Mutemwia, while the southern statue is of Amenhotep III with his wife, Tiy and one of his daughters, Then you will be driven by a private car to Luxor railway station to take your sleeping train to Cairo. On the train, Dinner is served in cabin or in restaurant according to your choice & overnight in train.
Day 07. (Cairo) After breakfast at train served in cabin or in restaurant according to your choice, and upon your arrival in Cairo, met by Our steward & driven by a private car to your hotel & assisted for check in your hotel, then you will have a free time of leisure. (Optional) Visit the Egyptian Museum & Khan Al Khalili Bazaar, you will be met by Osoris English Egyptology Tour Guide & driven by a private car to visit the Egyptian Museum, Built in 1902 in a design correspond to the ancient Egyptian style. It contains almost 120,000 pieces from all ages. The most important pieces are for king Tutkhankhamon, whom death is a big secret till know. Then you will visit the mos ancient place Khan Al Khalili. It is the oldest Egyptian market for handmade crafts for copper, jewelers and .etc and you have your time to buy all you need and spend your time in the Egyptians cafes. Then you will be driven to your hotel & overnight in Cairo.
Day 08. (Cairo-Departure) After Breakfast at hotel, you will meet by Our steward and drive you by private car to Cairo International Airport for final Departure. End of Service.