This tour of Egypt in 7 days is designed for travelers of limited time to cover the basics you should experience in Cairo, Aswan, Luxor, and Nile cruise. Domestic flights, hotels, tours, transfers, entrance fees, and licensed tour guides are included.
The itinerary’s highlights:
The Egyptian Museum.
Pyramids & Sphinx.
Valley of the Kings.
Day 01: Transfer to Hotel
Arrival at Cairo airport, meet and assist by our representative. Transfer to hotel and leisure time.
Day 02: Pyramids, Sphinx, and Saqarra
You will visit the only ancient wonder that still exists, the great pyramid of Khufu, with the two other pyramids, and their guard, the sphinx. Then proceed to visit the first pyramid built in Egypt, the step pyramid of Djoser at Saqqara. (Breakfast only)
Day 03: Fly to Aswan
Transfer to Cairo airport to fly south to Aswan. Meet and assist, then transfer to your cruise.
After lunch, you will take a felucca sailboat for a ride around Elephantine Island.
Overnight is in Aswan. (B, L, D)
Day 04: Aswan Tour
Today, you will explore the beautiful city of Aswan. You will visit the granite quarry of the unfinished obelisk. Then proceed to the high dam which was built during the time of Nasser. You end your tour with one of the beautiful temples of Egypt, the temple of Isis on the island of Philae.
Back to the ship. The ship set sail to Kom Ombo. Visit the temple of Kom Ombo, which is dedicated to Horus and Sobek.
The ship set sail to Edfu. Overnight is in Edfu. ( B, L, D)
Day 05: Edfu, Esna, and Luxor
Overnight is in Luxor. (B, L, D)
Day 06: Luxor West Bank
Today, you will drive to the west bank of Luxor to visit the Valley of Kings, which was dedicated to the tombs of the royal pharaohs. Kings of the New Kingdom cut their tombs deep in the rock to hide them from the tomb robbers and to ensure a very safe journey to the afterlife. Then proceed to the unique temple of the female pharaoh Hatsheput. You end your tour with a photo stop at the giant colossi of Memnon.
Transfer to Luxor airport for a one-hour flight to Cairo.
Meet and assist at Cairo airport and transfer to hotel.
Overnight is in Cairo. (Breakfast only)
Day 07: Egyptian Museum & Saladin citadel
Today, you will start your tour with a visit to the impressive Egyptian museum. In the museum, you will enjoy the well made handy crafts and statues from different periods of Egyptian history, with the fabulous treasure of the golden pharaoh Tutankhamen. Then proceed to the citadel of Saladin. End your day at the largest bazaar in the middle east, Khan El Khalili.
Transfer to Cairo airport for flying home. (Breakfast only)
End of Services
880 USD per person in a twin/double room.
1160 USD per single traveler.
The price includes:
- 5* Hotel in Cairo, B.B basis.
- 5* Nile cruise, F. B basis.
- Flight ticket from Cairo to Aswan.
- Flight ticket from Luxor to Cairo.
- All transfers in air-conditioned tourist coach.
- Entrance fees for all mentioned sites.
- Professional licensed tour guides.
The price excludes:
- Tips for guide, drivers, and cruise crew.
- Meals when are not included.
- Egyptian pound, US Dollar, Sterling, and Euro are accepted.
- Children between 1-5 years get a 60% discount.
- Children between 6-11 years get a 50% discount.
- 25% of the price to be added on peak season as Christmas, New Year, and Easter.