- Giza pyramids
- Step pyramid of Saqqara
- Karnak temple
- Luxor temple
- Valley of the Kings
- Hatshibsut temple
- Der el-madina tombs
- Closse of Memnon
- Edfu temple
- Kom ombo temple
- Philae temple
- High dam
- The hanging church
- Mosque of amr ibn El-As
- Khan Elkhalili market
- The unfinished obelisque
Day 01 - Arrival
Welcome to Cairo! Your tour begins when you are greeted by our representative who will assist you through immigration and customs formalities. After you have collected your luggage he will then take you, in our deluxe vehicle, to your Cairo hotel.
Day 02 : Cairo
Breakfast at the hotel is followed by a full day tour. In the morning you will be driven to the oldest pyramid in Egypt the step pyramid of king Zoser in Saqqara then the Pyramids of Giza and the Great Sphinx: the most famous monuments of not only ancient Egypt, but of the entire ancient world! These massive stone structures were built around 4,500 years ago on a rocky desert plateau close to the Nile. Then enjoying a lovely lunch in a local restaurant in front of Giza pyramids.
. At the end of this exciting day you will be driven back to your hotel.
Day 03 : Nile Cruise: Luxor
After early breakfast you will check out and our representative will escort you to the airport for your flight to Luxor. Upon arrival you will be met and assisted by our representative who will transfer you to your cruise boat: your floating hotel for your next 4 days. After lunch, which you will have on board, you will visit the magnificent Karnak and Luxor Temples. Once your visit to these ancient Theban Temples is complete you will return to the boat for your dinner.
Day 04 : Nile Cruise: Luxor
A new day, your first breakfast on board, and then it is time to visit the West Bank of Luxor: the tombs of the New Kingdom Pharaohs in the Valley of the Kings; the tombs of the workers at Deir Elmadina to see some daily life scenes from the ancient Egypt, followed by the temple of Queen Hatshepsut at Deir El-Bahri finishing with the immense Colossi of Memnon.
After this visit to the Theban “City of the Dead” you will be taken back to your boat for your lunch, and then you can watch as it departs Luxor and sails for Esna. As the Nile flows gently underneath you, dinner will be served.
NOTE, hot air balloon can be done over the west bank of Luxor in this morning as an optional trip.
Day 05 : Nile Cruise: Edfu and Kom Ombo
After you enjoy your breakfast, we will be in Edfu city the home of the best preserved temple in Egypt: The Temple of Horus. after the visit Your guide will then return you to your cruise boat for lunch as the boat sails majestically towards Kom Ombo. In the afternoon will visit the Temple of Kom Ombo, dedicated to the gods Horus and Sobek, then back to your cruise for your dinner and the cruise will sail towards the city of Aswan.
Day 06 : Nile Cruise: Aswan
Your last day of the cruise starts with breakfast, then be driven to see the High Dam, the worlds largest rock filled dam, and the Temple of Philae, moved to the island of Agilika after the waters of Lake Nasser flooded its original location. It is then back to Aswan for your last lunch on the boat. In the afternoon you will take a ride in a traditional sailing felucca sailing boat around some island on the River Nile in Aswan, back to the cruise for your last dinner.
The temple of Abo Simbel can be done in this morning as an optional tour.
Day 07 : Aswan and Cairo
After your last breakfast on the cruise, you will check out and be transferred to Aswan airport to fly back to Cairo, once you get there you will do the city tour of Cairo which is the Egyptian Museum: gaze at the wonders of King Tutankhamen, including his golden death mask; stare upon the mummies of some of Egypt’s ancient pharaohs (optional); lose yourself in the many rooms and galleries, where thousands of artifacts are awaiting your visit. Then visit old Cairo where you will see one of the oldest churches in the world the hanging church followed by the oldest mosque in Africa of Amr Ibn El-as then have lunch, then the crazy market of Khan elkhalili, back to your hotel in Cairo to check in.
Day 08 : Final Departure
After your last breakfast in Egypt, you will check out your room and transfer you to Cairo airport for your flight back home wishing you a safe flight with all your dreams which came true about visiting our beautiful country EGYPT.