Pyramids and Red Sea Adventure (7 Days / 6 Nights)
Luxuriate in a floating hotel at the Nile Cruise, ride a submarine, watch the spectacular Egyptian desert sunset and go on a shopping spree, while you explore the magnificent cities of Cairo and Hurghada in Egypt. The two places are also known for the Great Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx and the Egyptian Musuem which has a collection of ancient Egyptian artefacts. You also get acquainted with the Bedouin culture as the Bedouins play warm hosts to you. The two places are an impeccable blend of the city and the sea. Or should we say, an ideal "have-it-all" destination.
Day 1: Cairo
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - Thursday, September 28, 2017
Arrive at the Cairo International Airport to a warm welcome and get assistance by a local representative following immigration and customs formalities. Next, you will be taken to the hotel in an air-conditioned vehicle. Upon arrival, check-in to the hotel. In the evening, you may opt for a 2 hours dinner cruise on the River Nile, which will include a belly dance performance and a folkloric show, besides sumptuous array of delectable international cuisine.
Day 2: Cairo
Thursday, September 28, 2017 - Friday, September 29, 2017
After a leisurely breakfast, proceed on a full-day sightseeing tour of Cairo accompanied by an English-speaking guide. The tour includes a half-day visit to the Great Pyramids of Giza and, the Sphinx, which is one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Thereafter, visit the famous Egyptian Museum, which has the worlds largest collection of ancient Egyptian artefacts. Hereon, visit one of the most talked about and vibrant shopping districts in the world - the ancient Khan el-Khalili Bazaar. It is known as the largest bazaar in the Middle East. Then, stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 3: Cairo - Hurghada
Friday, September 29, 2017 - Saturday, September 30, 2017
Post breakfast, move on to Hurghada in an air-conditioned vehicle. Check-in so you may proceed to your room. The entire day is free for you to enjoy this wonderful city on your own or you may choose to relax in the comfort of your hotel.
Day 4: Hurghada
Saturday, September 30, 2017 - Sunday, October 1, 2017
Today is a semi-submarine day. In the air conditioned observation deck you sit 1.8 meters underwater in front of a big glass window (1m x 1.25m wide) on a swiveling seat. There are two seats per window and 34 seats altogether in order to film and photograph the wonders. The whole trip lasts around 90 minutes. You will get to see different types of fish as well.
Day 5: Hurghada
Sunday, October 1, 2017 - Monday, October 2, 2017
This morning. after a sumptuous breakfast at your hotel, you may relax in the hotel itself. In the afternoon, you will ride on a 4x4 adventure safari vehicle through the undiscovered parts of Egypt, where you can discover the beauty of Egypts oasis and deserts. A one hour drive by jeep through the desert brings you to the starting point of your tour. After an easy 30 minute walk up a small hill, you will meet your Bedouin hosts and get introduced to their way of life. Settle in for the evening and gaze upon the spectacular desert sunset over the Eyptian desert as you feast on a Bedouin dinner, before returning to your Hurghada hotel.
Day 6: Hurghada - Cairo
Monday, October 2, 2017 - Tuesday, October 3, 2017
After a delectable breakfast at you hotel, check-out and move back to Cairo. Check-in to the hotel, while you may plan the rest of the day on your own. You may plan a day tour of Alexandria or explore the unexplored in this magnificent city.
You may also choose from a list of optional sightseeing activities in Cairo to go on one of the half-day tours to either Salah El Din Citadel, Mohammed Ali Mosque & Khan el-Khalili Bazaar or Memphis & Sakkara or Coptic Cairo.
Spend the night in the comfort of your hotel.
Day 7: Cairo
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - Wednesday, October 4, 2017
Today, post breakfast, proceed to Cairo airport to board your flight back to India, where you take all the fond memories back home.