Day 1: Arrive Cairo, Optional Sound & Light Show
Arrival in the Land of the Pharaohs, at Cairo International airport. Our Representative will be waiting for you after you get your luggage and clear customs, then escorted to your hotel. Evening, you may choose our optional tour to attend the Sound & Light Show in Cairo.
Day 2: - Cairo, City Tour
Free day then Start your day with a guided tour of the Egyptian Museum where you will find artifacts of the Pharaonic era and the treasures of king Tutankhamun tomb. After lunch, drive to the Citadel of Saladin and visit Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque. Enjoy a walking tour in Khan El Khalili Bazaar one of the largest 13th century covered oriental market.
Day 3: - Cairo, Pyramids Tour
Tour Free time at your leisure, Full Day Cairo Pyramids Tour, scenic drive will take you to the ancient city of Memphis, the first capital of United Upper and Lower Egypt, and then visit Sakkara, site of the Step Pyramid of Zoser. After lunch, continue to tour to visit Giza Pyramids & Sphinx of Giza, which has stood for the last 5000 years. Back to hotel for overnight stay
Day 4: - Cairo, Luxor Nile Cruise
Early morning flight from Cairo to Luxor, arrival and transfer to your luxury Nile Cruise where you will spend the next 7 nights / 8 days, rest of the day is free at your leisure, overnight in Luxor.
Day 5:- Luxor, Esna Nile Cruise
After breakfast, Cruise sightseeing tour Visit Karnak and Luxor Temple, a centuries-old city of pylons, hypostyle halls, colossal statues, shrines and obelisks, back to the Cruise for lunch, sail to Esna, overnight.
Day 6:- Edfu, Kom Ombo Nile Cruise
Sail to Edfu and Visit Edfu Temple, also known as the Temple of Horus, the falcon-god, (237 B.C.) considered the best-preserved temple in Ancient Egypt and the second largest after the Temple of Karnak. Sail to Kom Ombo and Overnight in Kom Ombo.
Day 7:- Kom Ombo, Aswan, Optional Sound & Light Show
Sail to Aswan. P.M. Visit the High Dam, Unfinished Obelisk and Philae Temple. Evening you may choose our optional tour to attend the sound and light show at Philae Temple, overnight in Aswan
Day 8:- Aswan, Optional Abu Simbel Morning
Free at your leisure or you may choose our optional tour (Abu Simbel tour) Situated 280km south of Aswan. The two temples of Abu Simbel are the most magnificent temples in the world visit to Abu Simbel. Back to Aswan, P.M. Felucca Ride, overnight in Aswan.
Day 9: - Aswan, Kom Ombo, Edfu, Luxor
Early sail to Kom Ombo and Visit Kom Ombo Temple (the Ptolemaic Temple of Sobek & Haroeries), sail to Edfu, sail to Luxor & overnight.
Day 10:- Luxor, Optional Sound & Light Show
Visit The West Bank, including the Valley of the Kings, the funerary temple of Queen Hatshipsut at Deir El Bahari and the Colossi of Memnon, back to the cruise for lunch, evening you may choose our optional (Sound & Light Show at Karnak Temple, overnight in Luxor.
Day 11:- Luxor, Cairo, Optional Old Cairo
Flight back to Cairo, arrival and transfer to your hotel, rest of the day is free at your leisure or you may choose our optional tour to Old Cairo, where early Judaism and Christianity flourished in Egypt. Visit the Ben Ezra Synagogue and Saint Sergius Church, continue to Amr Ebn Alas Mosque. This is the first and oldest mosque ever built on the land of Egypt. Erected in 642 AD (21 AH) by Amr Ibn Alas, the commander of the Muslim army that conquered Egypt, the mosque is also known as Taj al-Jawamie, overnight in Cairo.
Day 12: - Departure
After breakfast, transfer to Cairo International Airport for your departure flight. End of Egypt Classic Tours and Holiday Package