Egypt Pyramids & Nile Cruise

Egypt
  • Code: PNT-MT-10D


    Egypt Pyramids & Nile Cruise
    Summary

    Day 1: Arrival in Cairo

    Day 2: Visit the Pyramids of Giza, Sakkara & Dashur

    Day 3: Visit the Cairo Museum, Salah El Din Citadel & Old Cairo

    Day 4: Fly to Luxor & time at leisure

    Day 5: Board Nile Cruise - Visit Karnak Temple & Luxor Temple

    Day 6: Visit The Valley of the Kings, Temple of Queen Hatshepsut & The Colossi Memmon - proceed on Nile Cruise

    Day 7: Sail to Edfu - Visit Edfu Temple & Kom Ombo Temple - Continue Nile Cruise

    Day 8: Sightseeing in Aswan - Visit the High Dam, Unfinished Obelisk & Philae Temple - Continue Nile Cruise

    Day 9: Disembark cruise ship & Check into Aswan hotel. Day at leisure or optional tour to Abu Simbel

    Day 10: Final Departure



    Day 1: Arrival in Cairo

    Once you have arrived at Cairo Airport, you will be met by a representative who will meet and assist you through the arrival procedures. Your representative will then escort you to your hotel in your own private air-conditioned vehicle.

    Once you have arrived at your hotel, your representative will assist with a smooth check-in and review your holiday itinerary with you to establish and confirm pick-up times for each tour.

    Welcome drink included at hotel

    Egypt Pyramids & Nile Cruise

    Day 2: Tour of the Pyramids

    After breakfast, you will be met by your personal English speaking guide who will accompany you to the Giza Plateau to visit the Great Pyramids of Cheops, Chefren and Mykerinus. You will also visit the famous Sphinx and Valley temple facing the great statue. In addition to this, you may also visit the Solar Boat in front of the Cheops Pyramid (extra charge).

    After lunch (included) you will proceed to Sakkara to visit the Sakkara Complex and the first pyramid ever built - The Djoser Pyramid. From here you will proceed south and visit the Red Pyramid and Bent Pyramid of Dashur. Dahshur is approximately 40km from Cairo and is a famous Royal Necropoils in Egypt, many famous Pyramids can be seen here, including the Red and Bent Pyraimds of King Snefru.

    From here you will proceed back to your hotel for overnight stay.

    Breakfast & Lunch Included

    Egypt Pyramids & Nile Cruise

    Day 3: Cairo Sightseeing

    After breakfast, you will be met by your personal English speaking guide and your driver for your full day tour of Cairo. Today you will be able to visit the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir Square followed by a visit to the Salah El Din Citadel and the Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque. Throughout the day you will also visit the Coptic Churches, and try your hand at bargaining in the famous Khan El Khalili Bazaar before proceeding back to your hotel for your overnight stay.

    Breakfast & Lunch Included

    Egypt Pyramids & Nile Cruise

    Day 4: Cairo to Luxor

    After breakfast and an early check-out, you will be transferred to Cairo Airport for your internal flight to Luxor. Upon arrival in Luxor, you will be met by a representative who will transfer you by air-conditioned vehicle to your hotel and assist with your check-in.

    Today you will be able to relax at your own leisure by the pool or explore the town.

    Overnight at hotel

    Breakfast included

    Egypt Pyramids & Nile Cruise

    Day 5: Luxor Sightseeing

    After breakfast, you will check-out from your hotel and be transferred by air-conditioned vehicle to embark on your Egypt Nile cruise in Luxor where you will enjoy a lovely lunch on board.

    After lunch you will start your Luxor tour visiting the East Bank of the Nile where you will see The Karnak Temple and Luxor Temple.

    Dinner and overnight stay onboard the cruise ship.

    Optional tour to watch the Sound and Light Show at Karnak Temple.

    Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Included

    Egypt Pyramids & Nile Cruise

    Day 6: Luxor Sightseeing

    After breakfast you will enjoy a wonderful Luxor excursion to the royal cemetery of 62 Pharaohs, The Valley of the Kings, then to the mortuary Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, which was built by the architects of the New Kingdom Pharaoh Hatshepsut in the 15th century BC. From here you will head to the Colossi of Memnon.

    After lunch, you will sail to Edfu enjoying a leisurely dinner on board.

    Overnight on board Nile Cruise.

    Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Included

    Egypt Pyramids & Nile Cruise

    Day 7: Edfu & Kom Ombo

    You will set sail early in the morning to Edfu whilst enjoying breakfast on board the ship. Lunch will be served on board before visiting the best-preserved cult temple in Egypt, Horus Temple in Edfu. You will be able to visit the Temple shared by two gods Sobek & Haeroris in Kom Ombo. Return to the ship and enjoy having an afternoon tea whilst sailing to Aswan.

    Dinner and overnight on board.

    Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Included

    Egypt Pyramids & Nile Cruise

    Day 8: Aswan Sightseeing

    After breakfast on board, enjoy a day's sightseeing in Aswan. Start with the High Dam and the largest known ancient obelisk, located in the northern region of the stone quarries of ancient Egypt, the unfinished Obelisk, and proceed to the beautiful Temple of Philae, which is devoted to the two goddesses Isis and Hathor.

    Dinner and overnight on board

    Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Included

    Egypt Pyramids & Nile Cruise

    Day 9: Optional Abu Simbel

    After breakfast you will disembark from the ship and you will be transferred to your hotel for check-in and time at your own leisure in Aswan with an overnight stay.

    You will have the option to visit the Abu Simbel Temples. This is approximately a 3 hour drive each way from Aswan in a private air-conditioned vehicle. (Extra charge for tour)

    Breakfast Included

    Egypt Pyramids & Nile Cruise

    Day 10: Final Departure

    After breakfast you will be transferred to Aswan airport for your flight to Cairo where you will then be transferred to the International Terminal for final departure.

    Prices

    Please contact us for more information quoting

    code: PNT-MT-10D

    Prices according to Accommodation: Prices stated are per person - based on 2 people sharing

    Prices do not include international flights - our advisors will be pleased to arrange these for you


    Option 1:

    Accommodation May - September October - April

    Le Meridien Pyramids Hotel & Spa

    Sheraton Luxor Resort

    Mövenpick MS Royal Lily Cruise

    Mövenpick Aswan Resort

    Total Price per person

    May - September: £846

    October - April: £920


    Option 2:

    Accommodation

    Mena House Cairo Hotel

    Sofitel Old Winter Palace Luxor

    MS Sonesta St. George Nile Cruise

    Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan

    Total Price per person

    May - September: £1,005

    October - April: £1,260


    For departures during Easter, Christmas and New Year - supplements apply

    Single Supplements apply

    Children under 2 years old are FREE

    Children aged 2-5 years old pay 35% of stated adult price

    Chrildren aged 6-11 years old pay 60% of stated adult price

    Chrildren 12+ are considered as adults

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