Day 01: Arrive Cairo
Meet and assist at Cairo airport , Egyptttripguides’s representative will be holding a sign with your name, to meet and assist at the airport, transfer to hotel and overnight in Cairo.
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Day 02: Cairo Tours
Breakfast at hotel, then Meet your tour guide and heading your way to Memphis the first ancient capital of Egypt, enjoy hearing its story and watching the statue of RamsesII at the Open Air Museum in Memphis City
continue your tour to visit Saqqara visit the its complex ,Step pyramid of King Zoser, then
Free entry to unas’s pyramid one of the rare example for the pyramids text still exist over the walls
PM: Lunch during your tour relax by having lunch at a restaurant in saqqara village
After this rest heading our way next to the Pyramids of Giza, explore Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinus, then your guide will take you to panoramic view of the pyramids, memorable photos available to the three pyramids together, next move to the Sphinx, through the valley temple and know how the ancient mummified their kings
Finally back to hotel, overnight in Cairo.
Optional to do at Night: Sound and light show at Giza area the show for 60 minutes
(arrange upon request)
Breakfast in your hotel then Start your full day tour to The Egyptian Museum enjoy touring inside the museum for two hours(or depends on your time) listening to your tour guide and watching marvelous masterpieces dates back to thousands years.The Museum has amazing masterpieces varied between statues, jewels,stones and mummies,You will visit the golden treasures hall of King Tut’s tomb which contains more than 1500 items
Free entry to the animals Mummies
Tour includes a quick visit to the famous Mummies hall which is available with an extra fee to see the most famous kings and queens as King Ramsis 2 and Queen Hatshipsuit
PM: Move on to Old coptic and islamic cairo
starting to visit the Christian heritage in old Coptic Cairo including some of the early religious monuments of the city such as the hanging church or the suspended church saint serguis church,saint Gorege Greek orthodox church then you will visit the famous Jewish heritage in Cairo including Ben Ezra Synagogue the temple contains a Jewish heritage library, containing documents found here in 1896 that describe the economic and social conditions of Jews under Arab rule.
Then proceed to visit the Citadel of Saladin built by saladin in 1776. Its construction was initiated in 1776
visit the most landmark in the citadel which is Mohammed Ali Alabaster Mosque built in the 1830’s. It is rich and varied in history, Lunch break will be at a local restaurant,
finally walking tour through Khan El-Khalili local Bazaar dates back to the 13 century AD walk deeply in medieval Islamic Cairo,Enjoy mint tea or Mango juice on Al-Fashawy coffee the oldest coffee there
Optional to do at Night:
pick you up at 7:00 PM from your hotel to Have dinner in 5 stars Nile cruise sailing on the Nile for 2 hours ( 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm) and enjoying the shows of belly dancer/Tanura sufi dancers and light music band
Back to hotel, overnight in Cairo.
Day 04: Cairo /Aswan
Breakfast at hotel, then our driver will transfer you to Cairo International airport, to fly to Aswan. early flight
(please send your flight departure details)
Arrive Aswan,Meet and assist by Egypttripguides representative and your tour guide.
then transfer by A/C private van to your 5 stars Deluxe Nile cruise to check -in
Excursion tour to visit, Philae Temple (The Temple of Isis is one of the greatest Temples in Egypt and it occupies about a quarter of the island. It is the main Temple on the island, with its huge, complete, pylons and beautiful scenes)
Heading to the High Dam. One of the most outstanding architectural achievements of the twentieth century. It was constructed to replace the old Aswan dam built in 1902. The High dam Visitors can easily locate lake Nasser which is a huge water reservoir.
Then visit The Granite Quarries (the Unfinished Obelisk)
(Optional) Early in the morning you will enjoy a guided tour of Abu Simbel Temple.
After coming back from Abu Simbel you will be transferred back to the cruise ship for lunch. Set sail to Kom Ombo. Visit the Kom-Ombo Temple (Located in Kom Ombo town, 45 km north of Aswan. It is built on a hillside overlooking the Nile. This temple was constructed in the Ptolemaic Roman era for the worship of god Haroeris and Sobek, the crocodile god. It is noted for relief engravings on its walls which show ancient surgical tools, bone saws and dentistry tools. Nearby there are three mummified crocodiles.
Sail to Edfu. By horse carriage you will visit the Temple of Edfu which is dedicated to Horus, the falcon-headed god
overnight in Edfu
Day 06: Cairo /Aswan
Breakfast and don’t miss to see Esna Lock you have to be on deck to get photos as it takes 2 hours to pass through the old to the new lock
Continue sailing to luxor you will visit the East bank to see luxor temple and karank temple
overnight in Luxor
Check out from the cruise
(Optional) you can make a wonderful option tour at luxor by hot ballon to have a look about luxor from the air
Or Heading to visit the west bank you will visit with your tour guide
The Valley of the Kings , The Temple of Hatshepsut, and the Colossi of Memnon
free time and then transfer to luxor airport. to fly back to Cairo
Meet and assist at Cairo airport and transfer you to check in your hotel.
Day 08: Cairo /Aswan
Take your breakfast at hotel, then our driver will transfer you to Cairo International airport, for the final departure. (please send your flight departure detail