12 Days Small Group Egypt Tour Nile Cruise (Cairo, Aswan, Luxor & Sharm El Sheikh)

Price Start from 1915
Duration 12 Days

Overview Tour

For a 12-day small group Egypt tour that promises an immersive experience, capturing the essence of this mesmerizing land where history and vibrant energy converge, check this package. Feel the pulse of Egypt, where the origins of civilization come alive. Begin your adventure in Cairo, the dynamic capital that epitomizes cultural diversity. Explore the Egyptian Museum's treasures, witness the grandeur of Salah El Din Citadel, and marvel at the architectural beauty of Mohamed Ali Mosque. Navigate the bustling lanes of Khan El Khalili, where the heart of Cairo beats with centuries-old stories.

Continue your journey to Aswan, and let the Nile Cruise transport you through the timeless landscapes towards Luxor, unfolding the captivating history along the way. Discover the iconic Great Pyramids and the ancient Step Pyramid in Giza, as well as the historical remnants of Memphis City. Immerse yourself in the ancient wonders of Luxor, from the Valley of the Kings to the elegant Hatshepsut Temple and the monumental Karnak Temple. The adventure culminates with a leisurely retreat in Sharm El Sheikh, where the sea and sun beckon for relaxation. This small group tour encapsulates the vibrant energy and multifaceted allure of Egypt, offering a perfect blend of historical exploration and leisure.

Tour Attractions and Highlights

  • Egyptian Museum
  • Salah El Din Citadel
  • Mohamed Ali Mosque
  • Khan El Khalili
  • The Great Pyramids
  • The Step Pyramid
  • Memphis City
  • Valley of the Kings
  • Hatshepsut Temple
  • Colossi of Memnon
  • Karnak Temple
  • Luxor Temple
  • The High Dam
  • Philae Temple
  • Kom Ombo Temple
  • Edfu Temple



Welcome to Egypt, home of civilization. Upon arrival, you'll find our representative ready to help you through passport control.

Then you'll be transported to the hotel, check-in while enjoying a welcome drink.

Have your dinner at the hotel, and have a good night.


After breakfast, check-out from the hotel and get ready for a culture mix.

Visit the Egyptian Museum. Where you could have an introduction to what's coming up, 100.000 pieces of antiquities will let you understand how these people were living and acting in their daily life. And don't miss the Tut Ankh Amen section with all his precious treasures.

Then visit Salah El-Din Citadel. It was Egypt's shield during crusades; it was built by the great Islamic leader Salah El-Din in 1176. In the 19th century, Mohamed Ali Pasha had made a massive Mosque within the fortress walls, naming it after him, Mohamed Ali Mosque, that was built on the ottoman architecture style.

Then move to Khan EL Khalili, an old market with a magical atmosphere, where you can have a walk between its ancient streets. Get yourself a souvenir.

Then you'll be transported to the rail station, to take a sleeping train from Cairo to Aswan. Enjoy dinner onboard, and have a good night.


Good morning onboard; while the train is still crossing Egypt, enjoy breakfast.

Upon arrival, you'll get to see a modern monument, the High Dam, was built by the grandsons of Pharaohs in the early sixties, defeating all challenges and obstacles, creating an amazing shield against floods and drought days.

Then you'll visit a unique Temple, Philae Temple, a beautiful masterpiece that was dedicated to goddess Isis and had been saved by UNESCO from sinking by moving it to Agylkia Island.

Then you'll be transported to the Nile cruise, where you'll enjoy moving accommodation through the great river Nile. Check-in, and get some rest, and have your lunch on board.

In the afternoon, enjoy a Felucca ride on the Nile.

Back to your floating hotel, have dinner while you start sailing.

Good night.


Good morning; have your breakfast on board; you're on the halfway between Aswan and Luxor, you'll meet some of the Egyptian gods.

Visit Kom Ombo Temple, a temple with duel dedication, Sobek and Harroeris, the crocodile, and the falcon.

Then back to the Nile cruise, have your lunch while sailing toward Edfu.

Visit Edfu Temple; was built during the Ptolemaic Kingdom, around 237 BCE. And it was dedicated to Horus the Falcon.

Then back on board another time, enjoy your dinner, while the boat is sailing to Luxor via Esna Lock.

Have a good night.


After having breakfast on board, this is a unique city, that had kept all its magic and secrets for centuries, you will feel like it was built just a day ago.

Start your visits by the Valley of Kings, where Kings of the new kingdom were buried in a fancy way, to go through the afterlife.

Then visit Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, to admire the brilliant design of Snemout the engineer, beneath the cliffs of El Deir El Bahary.

Before going back to the Nile cruise, visit the two Colossi of Memnon; these are the ruins of an old destroyed temple, depicting King Amenophis III.

Back to the boat, get some rest, and have a tasty lunch to charge your energy; we're not done yet.

Then visit Karnak Temple; the gallery of the new kingdom, it was built by so many Kings since Senusret I until the Ptolemaic period, taking 2000 to be entirely constructed.

Then visit the Temple of Luxor; it was the original location of the Concord Oblisk, which is now located in Paris. It was built by Amenophis III and Ramses II.

Back to the Nile cruise, enjoy a great dinner, and have a good night.


After breakfast, check-out from the Nile cruise, and you'll be transported to the airport to take a flight from Luxor to Sharm El Sheikh via Cairo.

This city lies down the edge of the Sinai Peninsula, with extraordinary nature.

Upon arrival, check-in at the hotel, enjoy the sea view, and get ready for a unique experience.


Good morning; have your breakfast.

Sharm has one of the most fabulous shores in the world; enjoy the sun and water.


Have your breakfast at the hotel.

Sharm is widely known by its clear and pure seawater and the colorful maritime life beneath this water surface; you can enjoy one of the optional water activities, such as snorkeling, diving, parasailing, or even go on a yacht into the open sea. Or you can just have a tan under the warm sun.


Good morning. Have your breakfast.

Another day on the sea, go swim into the blue. Treat yourself like a King.


After your breakfast, check-out from the hotel, and you'll be heading to the airport to catch a flight from Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo.

Upon arrival, our representative will transport you to the hotel and help you check-in.

Have a free afternoon to explore the city.

Have a good night.


Wake up early, have your breakfast, and get ready for another great day.

While in Egypt, The Great Pyramids of Giza couldn't be missed, when you're around them, you'll feel the energy, these were built from more than 4000 years ago, with no such equipment as we have nowadays, when you get to know that the Great Pyramid height was 150 m, you'll know that nothing is impossible.

Afterward, drop into the Sakkara area, where you can find the first pyramid to be built ever, The Step Pyramid, or Djoser Pyramid. This area is a vast necropolis where you can visit a lot of tombs of several Kings and nobles from the old kingdom.

Then move to Memphis to visit the ruins of the oldest capital of Egypt. Now it's an open-air museum, where you can find some extraordinary artifacts, and the tallest statue depicting King Ramses II.

Then back to the hotel, get some rest, and have your dinner.

Good night.


Unfortunately, good time flies quickly; we don't like goodbyes. Instead, it's a "See You Later."

After breakfast, check-out from the hotel.

You'll be transported to the airport to take your flight back home.


  • Meet and assist by our representatives at all airports in Egypt (Cairo, Luxor, Sharm El Sheikh).
  • 2 Full day tour in Cairo with a private Egyptologist tour guide.
  • 3 nights accommodation in Cairo with breakfast.
  • 1 night accommodation on sleeper train with breakfast and dinner.
  • 3 nights accommodation on Nile cruise with all meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)
  • 4 nights in Sharm El Sheikh with breakfast.
  • All visits while on the cruise with our tour guide (visits as mentioned in program)
  • Domestic flight tickets (Luxor/Sharm El Sheikh – Sharm El Sheikh/Cairo).
  • Entrance fees to all archeological sites mentioned in the itinerary.
  • 30 minutes of local calling sim card during your stay in Egypt.
  • One small bottle of water per day during tours.


  • International Airfare.
  • Entry visas to Egypt. (can be issued on the spot at the airport for some nationalities, Not All).
  • Any kind of tips (guide, representative, drivers,…etc).
  • Drinks and meals not mentioned.
  • Personal expenses.
  • Any optional tours.
  • Entry inside:the Pyramids, solar boat, tombs not mentioned, or with extra fees.

Tour Pros

Accommodation Plan

Start From $ 3065 Per Person in Single Room
Start From $ 1915 Per Person in Double Room
Start From $ 1865 Per Person in Trible Room
Children Policy

Child under 06 years old will be charged by 25% of the adult total package rate Under from 06 – 11.99 years old will be charged by 50% of the adult total package rate All children of 12 years or older are considered adults and will be charged with a full package rate.

If your tour package includes flights, an extra supplement for your child may apply.

Cancellation Policy

Any cancellation should be sent toTripidays Egy Tours by email, also an acknowledge email should be resent from Tripidays to the clients reconfirming receiving the cancellation and the following cancellation fees will be applied on the total package price:

From 45 to 30 days before your arrival, 25% of the total package price will be charged.

From 29 to 15 days before your arrival, 50% of the total package price will be charged.

From 14 to 07 days before your arrival, 75% of the total package price will be charged.

From 06 days and less, 100% of the total package price will be charged.

All cancelation conditions will be changed during Christmas, New Year & Easter periods

All domestic flight canceled within your program will be subject to the airline cancellation policy

Payment Policy

Reservations should be made as early as possible to book the requested holiday. The confirmed tour will be secured upon receiving a deposit of 25% of the full price. The deposit will be increased to be 50% during Christmas, New Year, and Easter holidays and all packages including flight issues. This deposit will be a part of your final payment. Deposits can be made by bank wire transfer or paid using a credit card (Visa or MasterCard). The rest of the full payment should be paid within 7 days from receiving your booking confirmation.

Tipping is a personal expression of your satisfaction with services received from your representative, guide, hotel, cruise, transportations. The staff will greatly appreciate this.
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