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9-Day Jewels of the Nile Tour from Cairo with Airport Transfer Tour Code: 487-5555

From USD$1421  
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Cairo, Egypt
English
9 8
Visit Cairo (Khan el-Khalili, Mosque of Muhammad Ali, Saladin Citadel, The Egyptian Museum, The Hanging Church), Luxor (Karnak Temple, Luxor Temple, Valley of the Kings), Edfu (Temple of Edfu), Aswan (Abu Simbel Temples, Temple of Isis on Philae, Temple of Kom Ombo), Sakkara (Pyramid of Djoser).
Price (/person)
    Single $2558
    Double $1421
    3rd Person
    Adult $1421

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  • Children are not allowed to join the tour. All passengers need to be over 18-year-old.
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Day 1: Cairo

Welcome to Egypt! As guests arrive at the airport in Cairo, they should keep an eye open for the tour guide, who will be holding a sign and help them transfer to the hotel. Around 6:00pm, we will gather in the hotel lobby for a brief introductory meeting.
Deluxe Hotel: The Oasis Hotel Pyramids or similar

Day 2: Cairo City Tour - Luxor(670 km)

After breakfast, we will visit Giza Plateau to visit the pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Mycrenos. In the afternoon, we will go sightseeing in Sakkara, the first capital of ancient Egypt, famous for the Step Pyramid built by King Djoser in 27000 BCE. Later in the afternoon, we will board a bus to Luxor, where we will spend the night.
  • Cairo, EGYPT

    Cairo, EGYPT
    Cairo, Egypt's sprawling capital, is set on the Nile River. Nearby, Giza is site of the iconic pyramids and Great Sphinx, dating to the 26th century B.C.E. In Gezira Island's leafy Zamalek district, 187m Cairo Tower affords panoramic city views.
  • Sakkara, EGYPT

    Sakkara is a massive ancient burial ground in Egypt. It once served as the Necropolis for the ancient capital of Memphis. Djoser's Setp Pyramid is the oldest stone building complex in known history.

    Pyramid of Djoser

    Lying in the necropolis to the northwest of the ancient city of Memphis is this step-pyramid, built in the 27th century BC for the deceased Pharaoh Djoser by his vizier, Imhotep.
Deluxe Hotel: Steigenberger Hotel Luxor or similar
Breakfast: Included

Day 3: Luxor - Aswan(179 km)

After breakfast, we will depart for the vast Karnak Temple Complex. It's one of the most important religious centres of ancient Egypt with its marvellous temples. Your Egyptologist guide will enlighten you with the most intriguing stories and mythologies fuelling such creations for millennia. In the afternoon we will drive to Aswan for the evening.
  • Luxor, EGYPT

    Luxor, EGYPT
    Luxor is a city on the east bank of the Nile River in Egypt. It's on the site of ancient Thebes, the pharaohs' capital at the height of their power, during the 16th-11th centuries B.C.E.

    Karnak Temple

    This vast complex of ruined temples was once the great Egyptian city of Thebes. It is a vast, open-air museum where visitors can see a cross-section into many eras of ancient Egyptian culture.
Deluxe Hotel: Helnan Hotel or similar
Breakfast: Included

Day 4: Aswan - Nile Cruise

After breakfast, we will explore Aswan, take a short motorboat ride to reach the Philae Temple. Early in the morning, we will also be able to take an optional trip to Abu Simbel. Later in the afternoon, we will board a 5-star Nile cruise.
  • Aswan, EGYPT

    Aswan, EGYPT
    Aswan is a city in the south of Egypt, and is the capital of the Aswan Governorate.Aswan is a busy market and tourist centre located just north of the Aswan Dam on the east bank of the Nile at the first cataract.

    Temple of Isis on Philae

    This temple was built on the island of Philae, which sits downstream of the Aswan Dam, in the 4th century BC. The temple has been noted for its architectural prowess.

    Abu Simbel Temples

    These two massive rock temples in Aswan were carved out of the mountainside during the reign of Pharaoh Ramesses II. They were forgotten for thousands of years, buried under sand until their rediscovery in 1813.
Standard Hotel: Nile Cruise
Breakfast: IncludedLunch: IncludedDinner: Included

Day 5: Nile Cruise

Today we sail all day long on the Nile, watching the beautiful scenery pass us by and wave to the locals swimming and fishing. Whilst absorbing the stunning temples along the coast, sit back and enjoy the relaxing breeze. Have a dip in the pool on-board and bathe under the sun.
Standard Hotel: Nile Cruise
Breakfast: IncludedLunch: IncludedDinner: Included

Day 6: Nile Cruise - Kom Ombo Temple - Edfu - Luxor(181 km)

Today we disembark Nile Cruiser. We will visit Kom Ombo Temple, Edfu Temple and Luxor Temple. We will spend the night in Luxor.
  • Aswan, EGYPT

    Aswan, EGYPT
    Aswan is a city in the south of Egypt, and is the capital of the Aswan Governorate.Aswan is a busy market and tourist centre located just north of the Aswan Dam on the east bank of the Nile at the first cataract.

    Temple of Kom Ombo

    This double temple was built between 180-47 BC during the Ptolemaic dynasty. The southern part of the temple is dedicated to Sobek, the crocodile god and creator of the world, while the southern half is dedicated to Horus the Elder.
  • Edfu, EGYPT

    This city sits on the West Bank of the Nile River in Egypt, between Esna and Aswan. It is notable for the massive Temple of Horus and the remains of ancient pyramids.

    Temple of Edfu

    An ancient Egyptian temple, dedicated to the falcon god Horus, was built in the Ptolemaic period between 237 and 57 BC. It's located on the west bank of the Nile in Edfu, Upper Egypt and is one of the best preserved shrines in Egypt.
  • Luxor, EGYPT

    Luxor, EGYPT
    Luxor is a city on the east bank of the Nile River in Egypt. It's on the site of ancient Thebes, the pharaohs' capital at the height of their power, during the 16th-11th centuries B.C.E.

    Luxor Temple

    This large temple complex was the grand monument in ancient Thebes. Constructed around 1400 BCE, various sections were built under the rule of the famous pharaohs Tutankhamen and Ramesses II.
Deluxe Hotel: Steigenberger Hotel in Luxor or similar
Breakfast: Included

Day 7: Luxor - Cairo(658 km)

We will visit the West Bank of the Nile with the incredible Valley of the Kings. Here lied the famous mummy of Tutankhamun III. Next we will visit the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut. We will drive to Cairo for overnight stay.
  • Luxor, EGYPT

    Luxor, EGYPT
    Luxor is a city on the east bank of the Nile River in Egypt. It's on the site of ancient Thebes, the pharaohs' capital at the height of their power, during the 16th-11th centuries B.C.E.

    Valley of the Kings

    This valley is named because during a period of about 500 years, several Egyptian pharaohs were buried here. It is one of the most significant Egyptian archaeological sites.

    Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut

    Nestled into a set of cliffs in the ancient city of Thebes, now modern day Luxor, this ancient temple is dedicated to the god Amen-Ra. It is considered the closest ancient Egyptians came to the Calssical style of architecture.
Deluxe Hotel: The Oasis Hotel Pyramids or similar
Breakfast: Included

Day 8: Cairo City Tour

Our journey through Cairo will begin with a visit to the Egyptian Museum, one of the most important museums documenting the ancient world, housing a collection of over 100.000 Egyptian relics. Afterwards, we will also visit the Citadel of Saladin, the Mosque of Mohamed Ali, the Hanging Church and the famous Kahn El Khalili Bazaar.
  • Cairo, EGYPT

    Cairo, EGYPT
    Cairo, Egypt's sprawling capital, is set on the Nile River. Nearby, Giza is site of the iconic pyramids and Great Sphinx, dating to the 26th century B.C.E. In Gezira Island's leafy Zamalek district, 187m Cairo Tower affords panoramic city views.

    Khan el-Khalili

    A major souk in the Islamic district of Cairo. The bazaar district is one of Cairo's main attractions for tourists and Egyptians alike.

    Mosque of Muhammad Ali

    This mosque can be found at the very summit of the citadel of Cairo. Built under the rule of the Ottoman Empire, it was the largest mosque built in the first half of the 19th century.

    Saladin Citadel

    This medieval Islamic fortress in Cairo was built during the reign of Saladin to defend the city against the threat of invading Crusader forces. The famous Mosque of Muhammad Ali is located within the citadel.

    The Egyptian Museum

    Containing an unparalleled collection of over 120,000 items, this museum opened in 1902 to show a detailed history of ancient Egyptian culture. Many languages can be found on the artifacts, including Egyptian, Greek, Roman, and Arabic.

    The Hanging Church

    This Coptic church in Cairo is one of the oldest in Egypt, with history dating back to the 3rd century AD. It gets its named because it is positioned above the gatehouse to the Babylon Fortress.
Deluxe Hotel: The Oasis Hotel Pyramids or similar
Breakfast: Included

Day 9: Cairo

Our tour will end today as we say goodbye to the new friends we have made over breakfast. Then, we will check out of our hotel in Cairo at 11:00am before guests are transferred to the airport.
Breakfast: Included
  • Airport Pickup: A complimentary airport transfer from Cairo airport to the hotel will be provided on Day 1 of the tour (the first day of the tour) for the flights landing between 05:00 and 23:30.
  • Airport Drop off: Departure transfer is available between 05:00 and 17:00 from hotel in Cairo to the airport on the last day of the tour.

Price Includes

  • 2 lunches and 2 dinners
  • 8 nights hotel accommodation
  • Roundtrip Airport Transfer
  • Breakfasts
  • Air-conditioned non-smoking coach or mini-bus
  • Experienced tour guide

Price Excludes

  • Any flight tickets
  • Meals and drinks (unless otherwise specified)
  • Personal expense such as laundry or valet services, telephone calls, or alcoholic beverages/ mini bar items.
  • Visa fees and personal travel insurance
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Optional activities: Entrance fees to the sights and museums, or other services not stated in the itinerary

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    29-15 days of departure will incur an amendment fee of £50 per person;
    14 days of departure will be made at the sole discretion of tour operator.
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    60-30 days of departure will incur an amendment fee of £35 per person;
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  • Cancellations penalty within the balance payment period (60-0 days prior to departure) are as follows: (Notification day and departure day are not counted)
    60 days or more prior to departure - £60 per person.
    59-30 days prior to departure - 70% of total purchase amount.
    29-15 days prior to departure - 85% of total purchase amount.
    1-14 days prior to departure - 100% of total purchase amount.
    Day of departure or no show - 100% per person.
    Unused features are non-refundable. No shows forfeit entire payment.
    The refund amount will be credited directly to your account. Or the refund can also be forwarded directly to your credit card with a 10% handling fee.
    NOTE: We cannot grant any refunds more than 30 days after completion of tour.
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Additional Note

  • This tour is recommended for travelers between 18-39 years old. Others are welcome, but most passengers will be within this age group.
  • Children are not allowed; Passengers must be over 18-year-old in order to join the tour.
  • Spending money: Every person has different spending habits, but to help you out with your planning, we estimated your average daily expenses. An approximate amount of £20 per day for lunch & dinner (without drinks), and £30 per day as personal spending money (souvenirs, handicraft etc. not included) is generally sufficient.

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