Cairo Tour (7 Days / 6 Nights)
Cairo, the land of Pyramids glitters in glory of the past with the traditionally designed tombs and the historic museums. Egypt Tours provides you an opportunity to discover the grand temple of Kom Ombo along with a holy shrine in Edfu which depict the cultural values of the country. When on Egypt Vacations, Cruise through the river Nile, is indeed a magical moment. Visit to a perfume factory and shopping in the ancient markets is enchanting. Egypt Tour Packages offer an exciting tour to Luxor, which is described as ‘world’s greatest open air museum’. The long-standing monuments and the beautiful landscapes are worth a watch.
Day 1: Cairo
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - Thursday, September 28, 2017
Welcome to Land of Pharaohs..!! Arrive at Cairo International airport, clear the formalities and our representative will assist you. Arrive at the hotel and rest of the day free at leisure. Stay overnight at the hotel in Cairo.
Day 2: Cairo
Thursday, September 28, 2017 - Friday, September 29, 2017
After breakfast, proceed for the full day tour of the Cairo city which includes the visit to Great Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx, papyrus museum, perfume factory. Visit the famous Egyptian museum, Citadel of Saladin & Alabaster mosque. Later visit the famous Khan El Khalili bazaar. Later transfer to Giza station for your 1st Class Sleeper train to Aswan with dinner on board. Overnight in the train.
Day 3: Cairo - Aswan
Friday, September 29, 2017 - Saturday, September 30, 2017
After breakfast, arrive at Aswan. Upon arrival you will be met and transferred to board your cruise for three nights sailing to Luxor. Later by afternoon tour by Felucca around the Elephantine island and view the Aga Khan botanical gardens. Rest of the day free for leisure on your own on the cruise. Enjoy the dinner and stay overnight on board in Aswan.
Day 4: Aswan - Edfu
Saturday, September 30, 2017 - Sunday, October 1, 2017
After buffet breakfast on board , proceed with the visits of Aswan which includes the high dam, temple of Philae. Lunch will be served on board and sail to Kom Ombo. Arrive at Kom Ombo and visit the temple of Kom Ombo which is dedicated too gods Sobek and Haroeris. Later in the afternoon sail to Edfu. Stay overnight on board in Edfu.
Day 5: Edfu - Luxor
Sunday, October 1, 2017 - Monday, October 2, 2017
After buffet breakfast on board, visit the temple of Edfu which is dedicated to the God Horos. Later sail through Esna and arrive at Luxor. Rest of the day free for leisure on own. Stay overnight on board in Luxor.
Day 6: Luxor - Cairo
Monday, October 2, 2017 - Tuesday, October 3, 2017
After breakfast, disembark the cruise and proceed for the visit of West Bank including the two colossi of Memnon, the temple of Queen Hatsheput and visit the valley of Kings. Later transfer to Luxor station for your overnight train to Cairo with dinner on board.
Day 7: Cairo
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - Wednesday, October 4, 2017
After your breakfast, arrive Cairo and rest of the day free at leisure on your own. Later transfer to Cairo airport for your flight back to home bound.