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MAXIMUM GROUP SIZE 15 pax

Enjoy the best of Nile Cruise Egypt Tours and visit its popular tourist sites including Cairo, Aswan, Luxor and Abu Simbel. Our Holiday Package gives you the best value to ensure you get the best out of your vacation.

Accommodation:

Visit:

  • Giza: Pyramids & Sphinx
  • Cairo: Egyptian Museum, Old Cairo (The Christian District), Khan El Khalili Bazar
  • Alexandria: Catacomb, Pompey’s Pillar, Library of Alexandria, King Qaitbey’s Fort, Roman Theater
  • Luxor: Temples of Karnak & Luxor, Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut & Habu Temples
  • Sakkara: Step Pyramid
  • Dahshur: Red & Bent Pyramids
  • Edfu: Temple of Horus
  • Kom Ombo: Kom Ombo Temple & Crocodile Museum
  • Aswan: Isis temple of Philae, Unfinished Obelisk, Aswan High Dam
  • Abu Simbel: Temples of Abu Simbel

Tour Highlights:

  • Available for Solo travelers
  • Fully guided & escorted tour
  • Flexible change according to your international flight schedule

1 Person (Single Supplement included): 4270 USD Per Person Type of Vehicle: Sedan

2 People: 2725 USD Per Person Type of Vehicle: Micro coach (H1 or Hi Ace)

3 People: 2428 USD Per Person Type of Vehicle: Micro coach (Hi Ace)

4 People: 2279 USD Per Person Type of Vehicle: Micro coach (Hi Ace)

5-6 People: 2190 USD Per Person Type of Vehicle: Micro coach (Hi Ace)

7-8 People: 2160 USD Per Person Type of Vehicle: Mini coach (Coaster)

9-10 People: 2064 USD Per Person Type of Vehicle: Mini coach (Coaster)

11-12 People: 2042 USD Per Person Type of Vehicle: Mini coach (Coaster)

13-14 People: 2009 USD Per Person Type of Vehicle: Mini coach (Coaster)

15 People: 1986 USD Per Person Type of Vehicle: Mini coach (Coaster)

  • Single room Supplement-----$747
  • Peak period Supplement per package-----$276
  • *Reduction for Child under 12 (incl. coach, extra bed, meals, entrance fees) -----$612
  • *Reduction for Child under 6 (incl. coach, meals, entrance fees)----- $1,068
  • *Tour fee for Child under 2 (excl. coach, meals, entrance fees, incl. domestic ticket but seat)----- $63

Reservation & Payment schedule

  • Passport data of all participants is required upon reservation
  • Deposit per person required within 14 days after booking request: 25 % of the tour fee
  • Final payment is due 30 days prior to arrival during normal season and 60 days prior to arrival during peak season
  • Final itinerary is issued within 3 days after final payment

Cancellation Policy (Except for Peak Period)

Cancellation requests should be sent via fax or emailed to provide the company with written confirmation that your reservation should be cancelled.

 In case you cancel your trip, the following scale of charges will be applied:

  • 61 days prior to arrival (or more): Free Cancellation
  • 60 – 31 days prior to arrival: 25 % of Tour fee
  • 30 – 15 days prior to arrival: 50 % of Tour fee
  • 14 – 8 days prior to arrival: 75 % of Tour fee
  • 7 days prior to arrival (or less): 100 % of Tour fee

 

Peak Period:

Christmas & New Year: from 20 December 2020 till 07 January 2021

Easter: from 28 March 2021 till 11 April 2021

Cancellation Fees for Peak period

  • 91 days prior to arrival (or more): Free Cancellation
  • 90 – 61 days prior to arrival: 25 % of Tour fee
  • 60 – 31 days prior to arrival: 50 % of Tour fee
  • 30 – 15 days prior to arrival: 75 % of Tour fee
  • 14 days prior to arrival (or less): 100 % of Tour fee

Additionally, airlines charge cancellation fees for both domestic and international flights are subject to the airlines terms and conditions at the time of the booking.

THIS Program INCLUDES:

  • Airport meet & assistance for arrival and departure
  • Domestic air ticket (Cairo-Luxor & Aswan-Cairo)
  • All transfers by air-conditioned vehicle
  • All sightseeing in Cairo, Luxor, Aswan & Alexandria
  • Entrance fees to all sites as per itinerary.
  • Qualified Egyptologist guide
  • Accommodation:
  • Giza: 4 nights B&B (Steigenberger Pyramids or similar) (Standard Room)
  • Nile Cruise: 4 nights Full Board (MS Movenpick Hamees or Similar) (Standard Room)
  • Cairo: 2 nights B&B (Conrad Cairo or similar) (Standard Room) 
  • All Transportation in private Vehicle
  • Lunch: During the tour as mentioned per itinerary
  • Bottle of water for each person everyday
  • All service charges and taxes

THIS Program EXCLUDES:

  • International Flights
  • Tipping
  • Entry visa to Egypt
  • Any Extras not mentioned.

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Itineraries

Day 1

Arrival (Welcome to Egypt)

• Upon your arrival, Egyxotic Tours staff will meet and assist you for airport checkout (visa & customs), then guide you to your vehicle which will transfer you to your hotel. Spend the night at hotel in Cairo. Have a rest & get ready to the adventure starting next day.
• Night Optional tour (Sphinx sound & light show + Dinner) or (2 hours Nile Cruise by night including Dinner & Dancing show).

Accommodation:
Steigenberger Pyramids or similar (Giza)

Meals:
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Day 2

Full Day Giza Pyramids & Sphinx, Camel Riding & the Egyptian Museum

• Enjoy your breakfast, then head to the Pyramids area.
• The pyramids area is too wide to explore on foot, therefore the vehicle is necessary to move inside the area.
• Begin by stopping in front of the Pyramid of Khufu (Cheops). After listening to your Egyptology tour guide’s talk about the Pyramid, you will take free time (25 minutes in case you enter the pyramid, & 15 minutes in case you won’t).
• Then return to your vehicle, move to the Panorama point where you can take one photo for the three pyramids, and enjoy camel riding (if you wish)
• Return to your vehicle again and move toward Sphinx (the largest one rock sculptured statue in world’s history).
• Move to Restaurant to enjoy Egyptian cooking for Lunch.
• After lunch, head to the Egyptian Museum, the house of the treasures of the young pharaoh Tutankhamun, as well as thousands of fascinating pieces of art.
• Overnight at hotel.
• After your visit to the pyramids, and if you wish, you have a chance to visit a papyrus gallery, where you can enjoy the staff’s talk on how ancient Egyptians could manage to manufacture Papyrus and listen to the explanation on the symbolic meaning of some famous illustrations copied on papyrus from murals of temples or tombs. Shopping is also available at the same place (100% guaranteed)

Accommodation:
Steigenberger Pyramids or similar (Giza)

Meals:

Breakfast (Hotel), Lunch (Local restaurant)

Day 3

Sakkara (Step Pyramid), Memphis (Open Museum), Dahshur (Red & Bent Pyramids)

• Enjoy healthy breakfast at hotel’s buffet restaurant, then start your second day tour.
• Head toward Giza & move a little bit to the south of the Giza Pyramids (nearly 20—24 Kms) to visit three archeological sites: Dahshur, Memphis, & Sakkara. There you will find out that Giza still has a lot to reveal.
• By visiting Dahshur you will be surprised to know that Egypt has other 2 great pyramids built 4600 years ago by King Seneferu (Cheops’s father). One of them is the bent pyramid, the other is the Red pyramid.
• Then move by vehicle to Memphis (the oldest capital in world’s History). An open-air museum is now standing in the same spot that used to embrace the temple dedicated to the ancient deity Ptah, which was worshiped as the god of art and sculpture during the ancient times. Memphis’s open-air museum is famous mainly for having the magnificent statue of Ramses II as well as the Alabaster Sphinx (second biggest sphinx statue in Egypt).
• Proceed to Sakkara by your air-conditioned vehicle to see the oldest pyramid in Egypt (Step pyramid) built by King Zoser. During the past few years, Sakkara’s name has been echoing worldwide due to the successive discoveries of ancient tombs containing well preserved mummies placed inside colorful coffins.
• Proceed to your hotel after enjoying delicious Egyptian cuisine lunch at a local village restaurant.
• During the sightseeing, and if you wish, you can take a break at one of the carpet schools located near Sakkara area. There, you can enjoy watching the process of weaving hand-made silk, wool, or even camel dander. Shopping is also available at the same place (100% guaranteed)

Accommodation:
Steigenberger Pyramids or similar (Giza)

Meals:

Breakfast (Hotel), Lunch (Local restaurant)

Day 4

The city of Cairo: Old Cairo & the Citadel & Alabaster Mosque & Bazaar

• Enjoy healthy breakfast at hotel’s buffet restaurant, then start your third day tour.
• Being the home for Islamic & Christian monuments, the tour in Cairo obviously carries a taste that is quite different from that of Giza, in spite of being close in distance (just on the opposite side of the Nile).
• This day, tour starts by visiting the district of Old Cairo; the home of old churches. Old Cairo district is well known for being blessed by the visit of infant Jesus & his mother during the time they spent in Egypt. Many old churches are located in this place, among which Mu’allaqah (hanging) church, and St. Sergius (aka Virgin Mary’s) church are the most popular. During your visit to Virgin Mary’s church, you will be able enter the cave of the Holy Family, which is well known for being the place that sheltered lord Jesus and Virgin Mary for two months, when they were hiding from Roman soldiers.
• Next, your vehicle will take you to the citadel of Salah El-din, constructed 800 years ago to defend Cairo from the crusade invasion. Since then & nearly until the middle of 19th century, it has become the seat of government of Egypt. Inside the citadel lies the alabaster mosque of Mohamed Ali, which from its western side has a panoramic view the overlooks the entire old city of Cairo.
• Next, your air-conditioned vehicle will take you to the restaurant for lunch.
• After lunch your transfer by vehicle to the Bazar (market) of Khan El Khalili, where you can enjoy the atmosphere old market while having an outdoor seat in one of the coffee shops.
• Overnight at hotel.

Accommodation:
Steigenberger Pyramids or similar (Giza)
Meals:
Breakfast (Hotel), Lunch (Local Restaurant)

Day 5

Fly to Luxor, S.S. Karnak & Luxor temples, Embark on Nile-Cruise

• Enjoy healthy breakfast (might be a breakfast box, based on your domestic flight schedule)
• Check out of Cairo hotel, take the vehicle to Cairo airport to take the domestic flight to Luxor.
• Upon arrival, Egyxotic’s staff will meet & assist you for airport checkout & guide you to your air-conditioned tourist vehicle and Proceed for sightseeing of Luxor East bank (Karnak & Luxor temples).
• Dedicated to (Amun Raa) the main deity of Luxor & Egypt during ancient times, the complex of Karnak temples is known for being the biggest temple all over the world, moreover, it is the only temple which took 2000 years to be built.
• Proceed by your air-conditioned vehicle to Luxor temple to enjoy ancient architecture left by Ramses II (3300 years ago) and Amenhotep III (3400 years ago).
• After finishing this day’s sightseeing, the vehicle will take you to the Nile-Cruise for check-in & lunch.
• After lunch you will be a free to have a nap until dinner, or go for a walk by the Nile, or even both ;)
Accommodation:
5 star Nile Cruise (MS Hamees or Similar)
Meals:
Breakfast (Hotel or Box), Lunch (On board of Nile Cruise)
Dinner (On board of Nile Cruise)

Day 6

Luxor West Bank, Colossi of Memnon, Valley of the Kings, Temple of Queen Hatshepsut

• The first visit of the day will be for the gigantic colossi of Memnon (better to take its photo during the morning before the sun moves toward the west and faces your camera). These two 18 meters high statues used to stand in front of the gate of King Amenhotep III’s funerary temple. Now, the temple has collapsed into ruins, and only these two statues are remaining.
• Next, your air-conditioned vehicle will take you to Thebes Necropolis, the Valley of the Kings, where the mummies of the kings of the new kingdom were enshrined. 62 tombs were discovered until now, among them the famous tomb of Tutankhamun. Considering having been painted more than 3000 years ago, the colored murals are breathtaking. Your ticket allows you to enter 3 tombs except: Tutankhamun, Seti I, and Ramses VI, which require extra ticket for each.
• Then you will go to visit Queen Hatshepsut’s terrace shaped, three floors, and uniquely designed funerary temple. On the walls of 2nd floor’s chapel, you will be able to see the world’s oldest record for a missionary to a foreign country.
• Finally you will be transferred to your cruise-ship.
• After having lunch on board, you have free time until dinner. The cruise-ship will start sailing toward the south.
Accommodation:
5 star Nile Cruise (MS Hamees or Similar)

Meals:

Breakfast (On board of Nile Cruise), Lunch (On board of Nile Cruise)
Dinner (On board of Nile Cruise)

Day 7

Experience the glory of ancient Egyptian Architecture: The Temples of Edfu & Kom Ombo

• Enjoy buffet breakfast, then you will take the horse carriage for 10 minutes to visit Horus temple (aka Edfu temple). Dedicated to Horus the Falcon, this temple is considered to be the only temple that could safely reach our time with almost no damage, almost no missing parts. Starting by the Pylon (the gate), going through the court, first and second hypostyle halls, ending by the Holy of the Holies, almost intact.
• After your 2 hours visit, your cruise-ship will start sailing to Kom Ombo. Your schedule is free until lunch. Various activities could be performed during your free time; enjoy watching beautiful sceneries on both east & west bank of the Nile while sailing, book a massage session, swim in sundeck’s pool etc…
• After lunch, you will be accompanied by your guide to visit Kom Ombo temple (aka Subek temple). This temple is very famous for having The Crocodile Mummies Museum, also for the Calendar relief and Medical/Surgical tools relief.
• The tea time will be either before or after lunch, where you can enjoy hot tea or coffee served with cakes and cookies as a complimentary from the cruise stuff.
• Dinner will be onboard. After dinner enjoy some entertainments at the lounge bar while the boat continues sailing to Aswan.

Accommodation:
5 star Nile Cruise (MS Hamees or Similar)

Meals:

Breakfast (On board of Nile Cruise), Lunch (On board of Nile Cruise)
Dinner (On board of Nile Cruise)

Day 8

Aswan Sightseeing: Isis temple, Aswan High Dam and Unfinished Obelisk

• This day, starting the tour by Aswan High Dam. From the middle point above the Dam, you can take photos of both Nile’s upper-stream (South) and lower-stream (North).
• Next, you will ride a motor boat to the temple of Isis (aka Philae temple). Along with the pyramids of Giza and the temples of Abu Simbel, the island which embraces this temple is thought to be one of the prettiest touristic spots all over Egypt.
• Proceed to the granite quarries and site of the Unfinished Obelisk, thought to have belonged to Queen Hatshepsut and which is nearly one-third larger than any other ancient Egyptian obelisk.
• After lunch on board, enjoy the ride around the Aswan Islands in a felucca, which shows you the amazing picturesque views of the River Nile.
• Back to your cruise to have a rest, enjoy dinner and entertainment offered by the cruise after dinner.

Accommodation:
5 star Nile Cruise (MS Hamees or Similar)

Meals:

Breakfast (On board of Nile Cruise), Lunch (On board of Nile Cruise)
Dinner (On board of Nile Cruise)

Day 9

Abu Simbel & Fly back to Cairo

• Enjoy buffet breakfast, then , disembark the Nile Cruise and you will be accompanied by your Egyptologist tour guide to visit the Iconic temples of Abu Simbel located 280 kilometers to the south of Aswan (3 hours by vehicle). 3300 years ago, and under precise astronomical calculations, both big temple and small temples were constructed by carving the cliff of a sandstone mountain. During 1960s, and in order not to vanish under the water of High Dam lake resulting from the building of Aswan High Dam, both temples had to be reconstructed over the very same mountain under which they used to be.
• After having a lunch, the coach will take you back to Aswan airport.
• At the airport, Egyxotic’s representative will help you with boarding-pass and luggage check-in procedures, and finally guide you to the security gate before departure hall.
• After nearly 90 minutes flight, you will arrive at Cairo Airport. There, Egyxotic’s representative will be waiting for you to guide you to your vehicle which will transfer you to the hotel.

Accommodation:
Conrad Cairo or similar (Cairo)

Meals:
Breakfast (On board of Nile Cruise), Lunch (Local restaurant)

Day 10

Alexandria - Full Day

• Enjoy Healthy buffet Breakfast, then it is time to have a full day to visit Alexandria! Alexander the Great founded it. Queen Cleopatra lorded over it. Alexandria's birth and early history is a calling card of famous names.
• After enjoying your breakfast, you will start your trip to Alexandria by coach.
• Being given its name by Alexander the Great himself is the exceptional thing about Alexandria of Egypt among other cities carrying the same name. Alexandria was founded in 331 BC by Alexander the Great. An Egyptian village named Rhacotis existed at the location and grew into the Egyptian quarter of Alexandria. Alexandria was the intellectual and cultural center of the ancient Mediterranean world during the Hellenistic age. It was once the most glorious city in the ancient world before being eventually overtaken by Rome. Hellenistic Alexandria was best known for its Great Library (Bibliotheca Alexandria), its Light House (Pharos) one of the seven wonders of the Ancient world; as well as the Necropolis of Catacomb, one of the seven wonders of the middle ages. Alexandria was a major center of early Christianity and was the center of one of the major centers of Christianity in the Eastern Roman Empire (the Patriarchate of Alexandria). Even in the modern world, the Coptic Orthodox Church and the Greek Orthodox Church of Alexandria both lay claim to this ancient heritage.
• Almost 250 kilometers separate Cairo from Alexandria. Normally covered by coach within 3 hours (interspersed with a 15 minutes break).
• Your tour in Alexandria includes:
• Catacomb Tomb, Roman theater, Pompey Pillar (enter)
• The great Library (Bibliotheca Alexandrina), and the Fort of Qaitbey (from outside).
• Have a delicious seafood lunch at a local restaurant.
• Drive back to your hotel in Cairo.

Accommodation:
Conrad Cairo or similar (Cairo)

Meals:

Breakfast (Hotel), Lunch (Local restaurant)

Day 11

Final Departure

• Enjoy buffet breakfast, then Egyxotic’s representative will escort you to the airport for final departure. Hotel departure time is to be set in accordance with you flight details. You can use your room until 12 PM.
Breakfast (Hotel)

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  • Pricing Name 1 Person: 4270 USD
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    Available Seats: 1

    in Sedan ( 1 - 1 Pax ) $4,270.00 $0.00 /Person

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  • Pricing Name 2 People: 2725 USD per person
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    Available Seats: 2

    in Micro coach (H1 or Hi Ace) ( 2 - 2 Pax ) $2,725.00 $0.00 /Person

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  • Pricing Name 3 People: 2428 USD per person
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    Available Seats: 3

    in Micro coach (Hi Ace) ( 3 - 3 Pax ) $2,428.00 $0.00 /Person

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  • Pricing Name 4 People: 2279 USD per person
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    Available Seats: 4

    in Micro coach (Hi Ace) ( 4 - 4 Pax ) $2,279.00 $0.00 /Person

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  • Pricing Name 5-6 People: 2190 USD per person
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    Available Seats: 6

    in Micro coach (Hi Ace) ( 5 - 6 Pax ) $2,190.00 $0.00 /Person

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  • Pricing Name 7-8 People: 2160 USD per person
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    Available Seats: 8

    in Mini coach (Coaster) ( 7 - 8 Pax ) $2,160.00 $0.00 /Person

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  • Pricing Name 9-10 People: 2064 USD per person
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    Available Seats: 10

    in Mini coach (Coaster) ( 9 - 10 Pax ) $1,364.00 $0.00 /Person

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  • Pricing Name 11-12 People: 2042 USD per person
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    Available Seats: 12

    in Mini coach (Coaster) ( 11 - 12 Pax ) $2,042.00 $0.00 /Person

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  • Pricing Name 13-14 People: 2009 USD per person
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    Available Seats: 14

    in Mini coach (Coaster) ( 13 - 14 Pax ) $2,009.00 $0.00 /Person

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  • Pricing Name 15 People: 1986 USD per person
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    Available Seats: 15

    in Mini coach (Coaster) ( 15 - 15 Pax ) $1,986.00 $0.00 /Person

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