Eternal Egypt (10 Days / 9 Nights)
Think of Egypt and the images of Pyramids and meandering River Nile will be the first thigs to pop in your mind. With this holiday package, we've included way lot more than that. You will also get to experience witness the Egyptian Museum, Khan El Khalili Bazaars, High Dam, Philae Temple, Kom Ombo Temple, Edfu Temple, Karnak & Luxor Temple and the West Bank. What's more? You'll be cruising the legendary Nile river witnessing sights after incredible sights on both sides of the banks. This season, let's take you and insightful journey into the histoy of one of the most enigmatic civilizations in the world. Here's your chance to create delightful memories of Egypt and treasure them forever!
Day 1: Cairo
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - Thursday, September 28, 2017
Upon your arrival at Cairo International Airport, you will be greeted by our local representative who will assist you through immigration and custom formalities, and transfer you by an air-conditioned vehicle to your hotel, where after you check-in you can retire for the night.
You may also opt for an optional Light and Sound show at the Pyramids of Giza or for a leisurely 2 hour dinner cruise on the legendary River Nile.
Day 2: Cairo
Thursday, September 28, 2017 - Friday, September 29, 2017
After breakfast today, you will proceed on a full day tour of Cairo, accompanied with your English speaking local guide. The tour includes a half day visit to the Great Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx, one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Later, you will visit 0the famous Egyptian Museum, where you will see the worlds largest collection of ancient Egyptian artefacts and may opt for an optional visit to the Mummies Room.
After this, you will visit one of the most talked about and vibrant shopping districts in the world, the ancient Khan El-Khalili Bazaar, reputed to be largest bazaar in the Middle East. In the evening transfer from hotel to the station to board the sleeper Train to Aswan. Eat a local dinner and stay overnight on board train.
Day 3: Cairo
Friday, September 29, 2017 - Saturday, September 30, 2017
After breakfast, disembark and transfer from the train station to the pier to board the Nile cruise. Later proceed to visit High Dam, Philae Temple and Kom Ombo temple in Aswan. Stay overnight on board Nile cruise.
Day 4: Cairo
Saturday, September 30, 2017 - Sunday, October 1, 2017
After breakfast move on to visit Edfu temple which was the second nome of Upper Egypt and the centre of the cult of a triad of Gods, which consisted of Horus of Behdet, Hathor, and their son, Hor-Sama-Tawy. Edfu was known as Apollo Polis Magna because the Greeks identified Horus with their God Apollo. The construction work began during the reign of Ptolemy III (about 237 BC) and was finished during the reign of Ptolemy IV. Stay overnight on board Nile cruise.
Day 5: Cairo
Sunday, October 1, 2017 - Monday, October 2, 2017
Post breakfast proceed to visit the West Bank including Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut Temple and Colossi of Memnon.
Day 6: Luxor - Hurghada
Monday, October 2, 2017 - Tuesday, October 3, 2017
Check-out of the cruise and proceed to visit Karnak temple & Luxor temple. The Temple of Luxor is among the most beautiful temples in Egypt and it was known in the New Kingdom period as Ipt-Rsyt, which means the Southern Shrine. This was to differentiate between the Luxor temple built by Amenhotep III and the Karnak Temple, which was the northern house of Amon Ra.
In the evening, transfer in an air-conditioned vehicle to Hurghada and check-in to your hotel and stay overnight after a dinner.
Day 7: Hurghada
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - Wednesday, October 4, 2017
After breakfast today, spend the day at leisure, or explore this beautiful city on your own where you can indulge in various kinds of water sport activities like Snorkeling and Diving amongst others. Return to your hotel in Hurghada and after a dinner, stay there overnight.
Day 8: Hurghada
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - Thursday, October 5, 2017
This Morning enjoy a scrumptious breakfast at your hotel. The entire day is free for you to enjoy this wonderful city on your own. You can either relax in the comfort of your hotel or enjoy optional activities such as a Sharm El Naga Excursion or a Glass Boat Tour or a Safari with Dinner.
Day 9: Hurghada - Cairo
Thursday, October 5, 2017 - Friday, October 6, 2017
After breakfast transfer to the airport to board your flight to Cairo. On arrival, you will be met by our local representative who will assist you to transfer to your chosen hotel in Cairo (or Similar). Alternatively, you can opt for an optional day tour of Alexandria or explore this magnificent city on your own.
You may also opt for a list of optional sight seeing activities in Cairo like Half Day Salah El Din Citadel, Mohammed Ali Mosque & Khan El Khalili Bazaar, Half Day Memphis & Sakkara, Half Day Coptic Cairo.
Spend the night comfortably at your hotel.
Day 10: Cairo
Friday, October 6, 2017 - Saturday, October 7, 2017
After breakfast today, you will check-out from your hotel, and be transferred to the Cairo International Airport in time to board your departure flight. Bid farewell to Egypt but do keep in touch with the new friends that you have made!