Embark on a mesmerizing 10-day journey through the heart of Egypt, where ancient history, breathtaking landscapes, and vibrant culture converge. Discover the timeless wonders of Cairo, the Mediterranean charm of Alexandria, the tranquil beauty of Aswan, the awe-inspiring temples of Abu Simbel, the archaeological marvels of Luxor, and the serene shores of Hurghada. Immerse yourself in Egypt’s rich heritage and enjoy a hassle-free experience with our all-inclusive tour package. Book now for an unforgettable adventure and receive instant confirmation!

Overview:

Explore the best of Egypt with our carefully crafted 10-day tour that takes you to iconic destinations, offering a blend of history, culture, and relaxation. From the pyramids of Giza to the temples of Luxor and the Red Sea paradise of Hurghada, this journey is a dream come true for any traveler. You’ll be guided by experienced local experts and enjoy the convenience of a fully organized itinerary. This is your opportunity to uncover the secrets of the pharaohs while basking in modern comfort and luxury.

Highlights of the Tour:

  1. Cairo: Marvel at the Pyramids of Giza, visit the Sphinx, and explore the Egyptian Museum.
  2. Alexandria: Discover the Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa, and Montaza Palace.
  3. Aswan: Cruise the tranquil Nile River, explore Philae Temple, and visit the Unfinished Obelisk.
  4. Abu Simbel: Witness the colossal temples of Ramses II and Queen Nefertari.
  5. Luxor: Tour the Valley of the Kings, Karnak Temple, and Luxor Temple.
  6. Hurghada: Relax on pristine beaches, snorkel in the Red Sea, and enjoy water sports.

Advantages:

  • Expertly guided tours led by knowledgeable local guides.
  • Handpicked accommodations offering comfort and convenience.
  • All-inclusive package with most meals, transportation, and entrance fees.
  • Hassle-free booking with instant confirmation.
  • The flexibility to customize your trip, including pickup times.

Itinerary:

Day 1 – Cairo Arrival

  • Arrive at Cairo International Airport
  • Transfer to your hotel
  • Welcome dinner

Day 2 – Cairo: Pyramids and Sphinx

  • Breakfast
  • Visit the Pyramids of Giza
  • Explore the Sphinx
  • Egyptian Museum
  • Overnight in Cairo

Day 3 – Alexandria Day Trip

  • Breakfast
  • Drive to Alexandria
  • Bibliotheca Alexandrina
  • Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa
  • Montaza Palace
  • Return to Cairo

Day 4 – Aswan: The Gateway to Nubia

  • Breakfast
  • Fly to Aswan
  • Philae Temple
  • Unfinished Obelisk
  • Nile River cruise
  • Overnight in Aswan

Day 5 – Abu Simbel Excursion

  • Breakfast
  • Early morning visit to Abu Simbel
  • Return to Aswan
  • Optional evening stroll along the Nile Corniche

Day 6 – Nile Cruise: Aswan to Luxor

  • Breakfast
  • Check-in to your Nile cruise
  • Sail to Kom Ombo
  • Kom Ombo Temple
  • Sail to Edfu
  • Overnight on the Nile

Day 7 – Luxor: Valley of the Kings

  • Breakfast
  • Visit Edfu Temple
  • Sail to Luxor
  • Valley of the Kings
  • Karnak Temple
  • Luxor Temple
  • Overnight in Luxor

Day 8 – Luxor: West Bank

  • Breakfast
  • Colossi of Memnon
  • Hatshepsut Temple
  • Free time in Luxor
  • Optional hot air balloon ride

Day 9 – Hurghada: Red Sea Paradise

  • Breakfast
  • Drive to Hurghada
  • Relax on the Red Sea beaches
  • Optional water sports and activities

Day 10 – Hurghada: Free Day

  • Breakfast
  • Enjoy a leisurely day in Hurghada
  • Optional snorkeling or diving trips
  • Farewell dinner

Inclusions:

  • Accommodation in well-selected hotels and Nile cruise.
  • Daily breakfast, most lunches, and dinners.
  • Domestic flights and ground transportation.
  • All entrance fees to mentioned attractions.
  • Experienced local guides.
  • Nile River cruise with full board.

Exclusions:

  • International airfare.
  • Optional activities.
  • Travel insurance.
  • Personal expenses.

Pricing Information:

Accommodation Plan (A) 5 stars:

Cairo:Le Méridien – Steigenberger Pyramids- Ramses Hilton- Helnan – Barcelo Pyramids- Pyramisa

Luxor: Steigenberger Nile. 

Nile cruises: MS Emilio, MS Radamis, MS Princess, MS Sara

3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars
Price per person in DBL or TRPL Room1725 $1770 $1860 $
Solo traveler2695 $2760 $2885 $
Christmas & Easter – DBL or TRPL Room2155 $2200 $2300 $
Christmas & Easter – Solo Traveler3330 $3300 $3435 $
Accommodation Plan (B) Luxury:

Cairo: Kempinski – Fairmont Cairo – Hilton Curnrad -Marriott Sheraton- Hilton Golf pyramids

Luxor: Hilton – Sonesta St. George.

Nile Cruises: MS Amwaj Nile Cruise, MS Nile Premium, MS Bule shadow, MS Jaz Jubilee, Crown Emperor, Steigenberger.

All year roundChristmas and Easter
Price per person in dbl room2570 $3060 $
Solo traveller3740 $4440 $
Ultimate Luxury:

Cairo: Four Seasons -Marriott Mena House – Kempinski Nile Deluxe – Fairmont Nile Premium – Hyatt Regency

Luxor: Sofitel Winter Palace.

Nile cruises: Sanctuary Sun Boat – Oberoi Cruises – Movenpick Royal Cruises – Sonesta Cruises – Le Fayan – Ms Farah -MS Acamar 

All year roundChristmas and Easter
Price per person in dbl room3870 $4420 $
Solo traveller5500 $6100 $

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  • Respect local customs and traditions.
  • Stay hydrated and wear sunscreen, especially in the desert.
  • Dress modestly when visiting religious sites.
  • Bargain respectfully at local markets.
  • Stay hydrated and drink bottled water.

Trip Notes:

  • Itineraries may be subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances.
  • All travelers should have a valid passport and necessary visas.

FAQs:

  1. Is it safe to travel to Egypt?
    • Yes, Egypt is a safe and welcoming destination for tourists. We monitor the situation closely and ensure your safety.
  2. What is the group size on these tours?
    • Group sizes vary but are typically small, offering a more intimate experience.
  3. Can I customize my tour?
    • Yes, you can request customizations, including changing the pickup time or extending your stay.
  4. Do I need travel insurance?
    • We highly recommend purchasing travel insurance for your peace of mind.
  5. What should I pack for the trip?
    • Pack comfortable clothing, sunscreen, a hat, and a camera to capture the memories.

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Egypt Tours Tips

  • Footwear Comfort: Ensure you wear comfortable shoes, as you’ll be doing a lot of walking and exploring.
  • Local SIM Card: Consider purchasing a local SIM card for convenient and affordable access to mobile data and calls.
  • Currency: Carry some Egyptian pounds as the local currency, which will be widely accepted in most places.
  • Basic Arabic Phrases: Learning a few Arabic phrases like “Shokran” (Thank you) and “Mn Fadlak” (Please) can go a long way in communication and showing respect to the local culture.
  • Culinary Adventures: Don’t miss out on trying traditional Egyptian dishes like Ful and Ta’meya, which are both delicious and a cultural experience.
  • Stay Hydrated: It’s important to stay hydrated, especially during the scorching summer months. Carry a water bottle with you.
  • Weekend Days: Note that the weekend in Egypt is on Friday and Saturday, so plan your activities and visits accordingly.
  • Metro Travel: The Cairo Metro is one of the quickest and most cost-effective ways to get around the city, so consider using it for transportation.
  • Tour Guide: Having a knowledgeable tour guide can enhance your experience in Egypt, as they can provide insights into the history and culture of the places you visit.

General Highlights

  • Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx: Explore the iconic Pyramids of Giza, including the Great Pyramid, and visit the enigmatic Sphinx nearby.
  • Khan El Khalili Bazaar: Shop for souvenirs and immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of the Khan El Khalili Bazaar in Old Cairo.
  • Islamic & Coptic Attractions: Experience the rich history and spirituality of Old Cairo by visiting its Islamic and Coptic attractions, including mosques and churches.
  • Luxor’s Majestic Temples & Tombs: Witness the grandeur of Luxor by exploring its magnificent temples like Karnak and Luxor Temple, as well as the Valley of the Kings and Queens.
  • Egyptian Museum: Rediscover Egypt’s fascinating history at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo, home to countless ancient artifacts, including Tutankhamun’s treasures.
  • Philae and Abu Simbel Temples: Visit the stunning temples of Philae in Aswan and the colossal Abu Simbel temples, known for their incredible architecture and history.
  • Nile Cruise: Take a picturesque Nile Cruise from Luxor to Aswan, or the reverse journey, to witness the beauty of the Nile River and explore historical sites along the way.
  • Egyptian Oases: Discover the natural allure of Egyptian oases like Siwa and Bahariya, where you can experience a tranquil desert landscape and unique culture.
  • Red Sea Adventures: Enjoy water activities like swimming, diving, and snorkeling in resort cities along the Red Sea, such as Hurghada and Sharm El Sheikh, known for their beautiful coral reefs and marine life.

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