1 Day 1: Arrival Cairo
Arrive Cairo, Egypt (Around the Clock), Nile Holiday representative will meet & assist you through formalities. And then, escort to your hotel by air-conditioned vehicle. 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 & Cairo Sightseeing tours
Breakfast at your hotel in Cairo, and then your Egyptologist tour guide will escort you to visit Giza pyramids of Cheops, Khafre and Menkaure. Enjoy a fascinating introduction to each of the three pyramids. While here, you can visit inside one of the Pyramids or the Solar boat museum (Extra ticket on spot). And then drive to have a wonderful panoramic view for the pyramids. Proceed to visit the valley temple and the great sphinx
Move on to visit the famous Egyptian Museum in Cairo, contains the world’s most extensive collection of Pharaonic antiquities. The museum houses almost 120,000 objects covering 5,000 years of Egypt’s past. Your expert tour guide will show you some of the masterpieces and then you will enjoy walking around the museum to embark on an adventure through time
Continue to visit Khan el Khalili bazaar, wander the narrow alleys of a 600-year-old bazaar, marveling at the diversity of its stall holders. Lastly, transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Cairo Meals: B.L.
3 Day 3: Fly Cairo to Aswan / Aswan Nile Cruise Tour
Early morning, Nile holiday representative will pick you up and transfer to Cairo airport for your flight to Aswan. On arrival, you will be assist, picked up and drive to visit Aswan high dam, a rockfill dam built across the Nile between 1960 and 1970 to Produce electricity and control the Nile flood.
Drive to visit Philae temple which has a beautiful setting on an Island in the Nile. The Island has a number of temples dates to the Pharaonic, Greek and Roman periods. The largest is the temple dedicated to the Goddess Isis, mother of Horus the falcon headed god. Transfer to your Nile cruise. Check in for 4 days 3 Nights & free time on board Meals: B.L.D
4 Day 4: Kom-Ombo and Edfu temple Tours
Breakfast on Board the Nile Cruise, today you will slowly sail towards Kom-ombo temple, located on the east bank of the Nile. The unusual double temple is dedicated to both the crocodile god Sobek and Horus the falcon. The Greco-Roman temple built between 190 BC and 219 AD. explore the nearby Crocodile museum before return to your Nile Cruise and sail to Edfu.
On arrival, enjoy horse & Carriage ride to visit Edfu temple considered the best preserved of all Egypt’s temples. The temple of Horus at Edfu was built during the Greek Period in Egypt, between 237 and 57 BC. You will enjoy the temple construction as well as the myths of ancient Egypt. Return to your Nile Cruise, free time on board, you will sail to Luxor via Esna, enjoy your afternoon tea on the Cruise sundeck. Overnight in Luxor Meals: B.L.D
5 Day 5: Valley of the Kings Nile Cruise Tour
Breakfast on Board, start to visit the Valley of the Kings, the burial place of the kings of Thebes for almost 500 years from 1550 BC till 1080 BC. You will visit 3 tombs of the most famous pharaohs of Egypt’s new kingdom. Whilst here, you can visit the tomb of the young Pharaoh Tutankhamun and Ramses VI (Extra ticket on spot)
Drive to visit the temple of Queen Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari, the temple is one of the most striking monuments in Egypt. The unique temple has 3 terraces following each other and built at the bottom of al Qurna mountain cliff on the west bank of Luxor. Move on to see the two colossi of Memnon, the only remains of the funerary temple of Amenhotep III. Return to your Nile Cruise Meals: B.L.D
6 Day 6: East Bank Nile Cruise Tour / Fly Luxor to Cairo
After Breakfast & disembarkation, start to visit Karnak temple complex. Enjoy walking along the avenue of sphinx to enter the largest religious site in Egypt, built for Amon-re the official deity of Luxor. Discover the complex as your guide explains the great history of Karnak temple, dates back to 2100 BC. Then, move on to visit Luxor temple, located in the center of Luxor city. The Temple once was joined to Karnak temple by 3 km long avenue of Sphinx, a portion of which marks the entrance to the Luxor temple
After finishing, transfer to Luxor airport for your flight to Cairo. Where you will be met and assist by Nile Holiday representative and transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Cairo Meals: B.
7 Day 7: Final Departure
Breakfast in your hotel, then free time before your flight & check out. Nile Holiday representative will be waiting to transfer you to Cairo airport for departure flight Meals: B.
Cairo and Nile Cruise Tour Package – 7 Day 6 Night
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