8D7N EGYPT TOUR PACKAGE - CAIRO-ASWAN- LUXOR
8D7D EGYPT TOUR PACKAGE CAIRO-ASWAN-LUXOR
Day 01 - Entry Cairo
Arrival Cairo Airport, meeting, assistance and transfer by A/C coach to your hotel. Check in at hotel in Cairo.
Day 02 - Cairo
Breakfast at hotel, Starting your full day tour with our English speaking guide and A/C coach by visiting Memphis, the oldest capital of Egypt. Proceed to the Necropolis of Sakkara and visit the Step Pyramid of Zoser and the Funeral Temple. tour the Great Pyramids of Giza one of the seven wonders of the world which were built as the royal tombs for the three kings (Cheopes, Chephren , Mycerinus) then visit the magnificent Sphinx The guard of the royal tombs and visit the Papyrus & Perfume factories, then transfer to sleeper train station for departure to Aswan on board train. Dinner and overnight on board train.
Day 03 – Aswan
Breakfast on board train, arrival Aswan, transfer by A/C coach to your cruise, Embarkation on board cruise. Lunch, Dinner and overnight on board cruise
Day 04 – Aswan/kom Ombo/Edfu
Embark on a short motorboat ride to visit the Temple Philae , is an island in the Nile River and the previous site of an Ancient Egyptian temple complex in southern Egypt. The complex was dismantled and relocated to an nearby island when the building of the Aswan Dam threatened to flood the site and cruise on Nile River by Felucca Then drive to the Aswan High Dam, which is a masterpiece of modern engineering The aim of this water project was to prevent the river's flooding, generate electricity and provide water for agriculture. Sail to Kom Ombo and you will visit the Ptolemaic Temple which was ruled by the two deities Sobek and Haroreis is an unusual double temple built during the Ptolemaic dynasty in the Egyptian town, Sail to Edfu , Overnight on board the cruise.
Day 05 – Edfu /Luxor
Breakfast, Visit the Temple of Edfu It is the second largest temple in Egypt after Karnak and one of the best preserved. The temple, dedicated to the falcon god Horus, was built in the Ptolemaic period between 237 and 57 BCE.
Sail to Luxor. Overnight on board cruise.
Day 06 - Luxor/Cairo
Breakfast, visit the west bank of the Nile. On the way, visit the Valley of the Kings these tombs were constructed for the kings and powerful nobles of the New Kingdom (the Eighteenth to the Twentieth Dynasties of Ancient Egypt). The valley stands on the west bank of the Nile, opposite Thebes (modern Luxor), within the heart of the Theban Necropolis. The wadi consists of two valleys, East Valley (where the majority of the royal tombs situated) and West Valley., where generations of pharaohs were buried. the colossal statues of Memnon, Visit Deir el Bahari to see the monumental stone temple dedicated to the only female pharaoh, Queen Hatshepsut. Transfer by A/C coach Luxor train station for departure to Cairo by sleeper train . Dinner and overnight on board Train.
Day 07 - Cairo
Breakfast on board train, arrival Cairo then starting your tour by visiting the Citadel of Saladin to watch the alabaster Mosque of Mohamed Ali which was built in the Ottoman style and is distinguished by it's dome and it's minarets & from it's courtyard can view the capital, the Nile, the pyramids in the morning. Then head to the world-famous Egyptian Museum of Antiquities to see the fabulous treasures of the ancient Egypt also the famous collection of Tutankhamon (Your rate exclude Tutankhamoun hall entrance fees) then visit Khan El-Khalili Bazaars. Overnight at hotel in Cairo.
Day 08 – Exit Cairo
Breakfast at hotel, Check out the hotel for your departure, transfer by A/C coach to Cairo International Airport.