Explore Cairo, the Pyramids, and the treasures of the Nile on this group tour to the land of Pharaohs. See the Great Sphinix, admire the Pyramids of Giza, take a stroll in the Khan el-Khalili bazaar, discover the Citadel with views of Cairo below, and then take a flight to Aswan to board your 4 night cruise along the fabled Nile River. Enjoy shore excursions off of the ship to the East & West Bank, the Valley of Kings, Kom Ombo and more. Complete with 5-star accommodation, expert narrative from our Egyptologist guides, local cuisine and more.
Take a guided walk through Old Cairo.
Opt to to add an excursion to the Abu Simbel temples.
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Upon arrival in Cairo, you will be met for transportation to the hotel. The rest of the day is free at leisure.
Enjoy a full day tour exploring desert antiquities dating from the beginnings of a civilization that arose more than 5,000 years ago. In the company of our Egyptologist specialist guide, you’ll spend the day visiting the Pyramids of Giza and Great Sphinx, the Colussus of Ramses II in Memphis, and the Necropolis of Saqqara.
Fly to Aswan and embark on your four night cruise along the Nile River. Sail on the Nile by felucca and enjoy lunch, dinner, and cultural activities on board. Optional excursion to Abu Simbel is available, enquire for details.
Visit the High Dam, Granite Quarries, the Temple of Philae, Kom Ombo, the temple shared by two gods Sobek and Haeroris, and continue sailing onward to Edfu.
Visit the Horus Temple in Edfu and sail to Luxor.
Visit the West Bank, Valley of the Kings & Queens, and the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut. Enjoy lunch on board and then explore the Karnak and Luxor temples.
Enjoy breakfast on board and then disembark where you will be met and then transferred to the airport for your flight to Cairo where you will check-in for your one night stay.
Take a guided full day tour of the city. Highlights include the Museum of Antiquities, the Citadel and Mosque of Mohammed Ali, the Hanging Church, Ben Ezra Synagogue, and a stroll through the maze of alleys and shops in the Khan El Khalili bazaar.
Meet at the appointed time for your transfer to the airport for your departure flight.
Day 2: See the towering Pyramid of Giza and the Great Sphinx.
Take an incredible 4 night cruise along the Nile River seeing villages, temples, ruins, and everything in between.
This itinerary has been tried & tested and can be booked as-is. However, should you wish to customize your tour, you may contact us here.
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