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NILE JEWEL EGYPT TOUR


Experience the Nile jewel Egypt tour and explore the iconic sights of ancient Egypt, Cairo, the Nile and Hurghada. Explore the pyramids, the sphinx and the Egyptian museum in Cairo. Take the sleeper train to Aswan, Embark on your 5-star Nile cruise to Luxor. Transfer to the red sea resort Hurghada, relax on the sandy beach. Transfer back to Cairo and final departure

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Day 1: Arrive Egypt

Day 1: Arrive Egypt

  • Welcome to Cairo. Egypt (around the clock), Nile Holiday representative will meet and assist you through formalities, and then transfer by ac vehicle to your hotel in Cairo. At hotel you will assist with a smooth check-in and confirm pick-up times for each tour & Overnight in Cairo
  • Meals: Welcome Drink
Day 2: Pyramids & Cairo city tours / Train to Aswan

Day 2: Pyramids & Cairo city tours / Train to Aswan

  • Check out after breakfast, your tour guide in Cairo will pick you up and accompany you to visit the Pyramids of Giza. Enjoy fascinating introduction to the three pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Menkaure. Proceed with a short drive to visit the Valley temple and the Sphinx, a mythical creature with a lion’s body and a human’s head
  • Proceed to visit the famous Egyptian museum of antiquities, houses 120,000 ancient Egyptian artifacts covering 5,000 years of Egypt history. Explore the priceless treasures of young pharaoh Tutankhamon found the the Valley of the Kings in Luxor 1922. After a guided tour, you will have time to explore at your leisure
  • Drive to old Cairo, well known as Coptic Cairo, comprises the largest Christian churches in Egypt. Visit the Hanging church, Saints Sergius and Bacchus Church and Ben Ezra Synagogue. Then, transfer to Giza train station for your overnight sleeper train to Aswan. Dinner & Breakfast will be served at your compartment
  • Meals: B.L.D
Day 3: Aswan / Nile Cruise Excursions

Day 3: Aswan / Nile Cruise Excursions

  • Upon arrival to Aswan train Station, your will picked up and transferred to your 5-star Nile cruise ship. After some time to freshen up and Lunch on board. Continue with your Nile jewel Egypt tour to visit Aswan high dam, a rock fill dam built across the Nile River in Aswan to control the Nile Floods and produce electricity
  • Continue with a motorboat trip to Agilika Island, the main temple dedicated to the goddess Isis built during the Greek times. Philae temples became in danger of being completely submerged by the rising water of Lake Nasser created after the building of the High dam 1960 – 70. UNESCO stepped in and rescue effort was undertaken to relocate the entire temple 20m higher on nearby Agilika Island. Then, transfer back to your Nile Cruise, overnight in Aswan
  • Meals: B.L.D
Day 4: Kom-ombo / Edfu Nile Cruise

Day 4: Kom-ombo / Edfu Nile Cruise

  • Breakfast on board, today you will slowly sail towards Kom-ombo, visit the unusual double temple dedicated to both the crocodile god Sobek and the falcon Haroeris (Horus the Elder), Kom-ombo temple was built between (190 B.C – 219 A.D). Enjoy visiting the newly opened Crocodile Museum
  • Back to your Nile Cruise and sail to Edfu. Upon arrival, enjoy horse & carriage ride to visit the Temple of Edfu, constructed between 237 BC and 57 BC during the Ptolemaic period. It is most complete and best-preserved temple in Egypt. Edfu temple reliefs that cover the walls, columns, and doorways constitute an extremely important source of information about ancient Egyptian Myths and religion. free time on board your Cruise ship. You will sail to Luxor via Esna. Enjoy your afternoon tea on the Cruise sundeck
  • Meals: B.L.D
Day 5: Luxor / Nile Cruise Excursions

Day 5: Luxor / Nile Cruise Excursions

  • After breakfast, today start your Egypt tour with a visit the Valley of the Kings, the burial place of the most famous pharaohs of Egypt’s new kingdom, ruled for a period of nearly 500 years from the 16th to 11th century B.C. You will visit 3 tombs, whilst here, you can also visit Tutankhamon & Ramses VI tombs (extra ticket on spot).
  • Proceed to the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, one of the most striking monuments in Egypt. The Queen is regarded by modern Egyptologists as one of the most successful pharaohs. It is decorated with carved reliefs illustrating some of the great events of Hatshepsut’s reign
  • Returning to your Cruise ship, take a photo stop for the two colossi of Memnon, marks the site of the funerary temple of Amenhotep III (1391–1353 BC). Lunch on board & free time at leisure
  • Meals: B.L.D
Day 6: Luxor & Karnak Temple Tours / Transfer to Hurghada

Day 6: Luxor & Karnak Temple Tours / Transfer to Hurghada

  • Disembarkation after Breakfast, start your Egypt tour by a visit to Karnak temple, walk along the avenue of sphinx, as your guide explains the Temple details. Proceed walking through the great open court into the great hypostyle hall, with its 134 columns towering above you like an ancient forest. Continue to the sacred lake and the monumental scarab. Continue to Luxor Temple that once was joined to the temple of Karnak by a three-kilometer long avenue of Sphinx. And then, transfer to your Hotel in Hurghada & overnight
  • Meals: B
Day 7: Hurghada

Day 7: Hurghada

  • Breakfast at hotel, Free day at leisure in Hurghada resort, enjoy swimming, snorkeling, diving, and different water sports or choose an extra Hurghada excursion on offer, desert safari, submarine trips, snorkeling trip and more. Overnight in Hurghada
  • Meals: B.
Day 8: Hurghada

Day 8: Hurghada

  • Breakfast at hotel, Free day at leisure in Hurghada resort, enjoy swimming, snorkeling, diving, and different water sports or choose an extra Hurghada excursion on offer, desert safari, submarine trips, snorkeling trip and more. Overnight in Hurghada
  • Meals: B.
Day 9: Hurghada / Transfer to Cairo

Day 9: Hurghada / Transfer to Cairo

  • Breakfast and check out from your hotel, and then you will be transferred to Hurghada Bus station to take the first class coach to Cairo (About 6 hours drive). Upon arrival to Cairo, you will be met and assisted by Nile Holiday representative and transferred to your hotel and overnight in Cairo
  • Meals: B.
Day 10: Final Departure

Day 10: Final Departure

  • Breakfast, free time before your flight & check out, Nile Holiday representative will be waiting to transfer you to Cairo airport for your final departure flight
  • Meals: B.
  • Nile Jewel Egypt Tour – 10 Days / 9 Nights
  • If you don’t fancy travelling by overnight sleeper train, opt to undertake the journey by flight Upgrade. The option includes air travel between Cairo / Aswan – Hurghada / Cairo with two Nights accommodation in the comfort of your hotel
  • If you would like to request this tour itinerary or create a Tailor Made Holiday Click Here to inquire

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Tour Price included: –

  • Meet and assist by our representatives at airports
  • All transfers by private air-conditioned Modern Vehicles
  • Accommodation for 2 Nights in Cairo hotel including breakfast
  • Accommodation for 3 Nights in Hurghada hotel including breakfast
  • Accommodation for 3 Nights in 5 star Nile Cruise on full board
  • 1 night Accommodation on sleeper train on half board
  • Entrance fees to all sites mentioned on the itinerary
  • Lunch during Cairo Tours at high quality restaurants
  • B.L.D – Stands for Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • All meals as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Bottled water during the tours
  • Qualified Egyptologist tour guide
  • Portage when needed
  • All service charges and taxes

Tour Price Excludes : –

  • International airfare
  • Entry visa to Egypt
  • Personal expenses
  • Optional tours
  • Gratuities (Tipping)

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