1 Day 1: Arrive Cairo, Egypt
Welcome to Cairo, Egypt (around the clock). On arrival, Nile Holiday representative will meet, assist and then transfer to your hotel. At hotel you will assist with a smooth check-in and confirm pick-up times for each tour. Overnight in Cairo Meals: Welcome Drink
2 Day 2: Pyramids and Cairo Excursions
Breakfast at your hotel, and then your Egyptologist tour guide will pick you up to visit the awe-inspiring Giza Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Mycerinus. Whilst here, you can visit inside one of the pyramids (Extra ticket on spot). Drive to the panoramic view an excellent spot to take photos of the Pyramids. Move on to visit the Valley temple of Chephren and the Sphinx, a mythical creature with a lion’s body and a human head.
Proceed to visit the Egyptian Museum of antiquities, houses 120,000 Egyptian artifacts, covering more than 5,000 years of Egypt’s history. Explore the priceless treasures of young king Tutankhamun displayed at the Museum. Your guide will introduce you to the museum’s masterpieces and then you will have free time to explore at leisure
Continue to old Cairo or Coptic Cairo a unique area that has a concentration of Christian churches. Visit the Hanging church, the churches of St. Sergius (Abu Serga), and Ben Ezra Synagogue. Drive to visit Islamic Cairo and explore the largest market in the middle east that of Khan el Khalili Bazaar. After finished, transfer back to your hotel. Overnight in Cairo Optional: Nile Dinner Cruise with shows Meals: B.
3 Day 3: Fly Cairo to Luxor / Valley of the Kings Tours
After breakfast and check out, you will be transferred to Cairo airport for your flight to Luxor. Where, you will be picked up and drive to visit the Valley of the Kings. Visit 3 tombs of the best preserved tombs of the pharaohs of Egypt’s new kingdom (1550-1070 BC). Whilst here, you can visit the tomb of the young pharaoh Tutankhamun and Ramses VI (Extra ticket on spot).
Proceed to visit the temple of Queen Hatshepsut at Deir el-Bahari, the temple is unique in its design by the 3 terraces above each other. It was built by Senmut, the chief architect of Queen Hatshepsut. Continue to visit the colossi of Memnon, theses two massive quartzite stone statues of Pharaoh Amenhotep III (1386 to 1349 BC). And then, transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Luxor Optional: Sound & light show at Karnak temple Meals: B.L
4 Day 4: Luxor Excursions / Fly Luxor back to Cairo
After breakfast, you will visit Karnak temple, the largest religious temple in Egypt. And then continue to visit Luxor temple, once joined to Karnak temple by a 3 km long avenue of Sphinxes. After finished, you will be transferred to Luxor airport for your flight to Cairo. On arrival, you will be met and transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Cairo. Optional: Hot air balloon ride at Sunrise over Luxor Meals: B.L.
5 Day 5: Final Departure
Breakfast at your hotel, free time before your flight and check out. Transfer to Cairo airport for your departure flight Meals: B.
Cairo and Luxor tour package – 5 Day 4 Night
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