Cairo, Abu Simbel & Aswan cruise 8 days \ 7 nights

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Price 1850
Duration 8 Days
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Overview Tour

This trip is to explore the greatness of Egypt differently.


A Nile cruise trip in Lake Nasser to see the famous Abu Simbel temple and a lot more of forgotten temples with magnificent historical backgrounds.


Then back to Cairo, and a tour full of the most magnificent historical icons.


An experience full of great opportunities. Make sure not to miss it.


Included

  • Meet and assist by our representatives (Cairo, Abu Simbel, Aswan).
  • 2 nights accommodation in Cairo with breakfast.
  • 3 nights accommodation on Nile cruise with all meals.
  • 1night accommodation in Aswan with breakfast.
  • A sleeping train with dinner and breakfast.
  • All transfers in Cairo, Aswan, and Abu Simbel.
  • Full-day tour in Cairo with an exceptional tour guide.
  • All visits while on the Nile cruise with our tour guide between Aswan and Luxor.
  • Entrance fees to all stated archeological sites in the itinerary.
  • 30 minutes of local calling sim card during your stay in Egypt.
  • Bottles of water during tours.

Excluded

  • 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.

Itinerary

   

Welcome to Egypt. Upon your arrival at Cairo International Airport, you’ll find our representative waiting for you to assist you through passport control.

You’ll be transported to the hotel after, check-in, and enjoy the welcome drink and have a blasted night.

   

We will fly to Abu Simbel via Aswan first thing in the morning.

When you arrive at the airport, we’ll transfer you to Lake Nasser Cruise, where you’ll be staying for the next few days.

You’ll check-in and enjoy your lunch on the ship after and get ready to begin our tour.

Visit Temple Of Abu Simbel, rescued by UNESCO from the inundation caused by Lake Nasser and relocated to a safe place. Ramses II built the temple aligning it with the sun. It shines directly on the statues of Ramses and Amun in the dates of his Birthday and coronation.

We will take you in the evening to the special Sound & Light show, where you will hear the story of the temple narrated in an exciting show.

You’ll go back to the ship after to have dinner and spend the night.

   

Good morning. Enjoy your breakfast while sailing to KasrIbrim.

KasrIbrim: an archaeological site dating from the 8th century BCE, was a city that lays on top of a cliff above the Nile but turned into an island after the flooding of Lake Nasser.

Nearby you will find another site, Amada Temple, the oldest temple ever built in Nubia. It was built by Thutmose III of the 18th dynasty and added to it later by various kings.

After, we will make our way to the ship to eat the meals while sailing to Wadi El Seboua.

   

Good morning, we will start today’s visits with the temple of Wadi El Seboua, which means “Valley of the Lions,” besides the avenue of Sphinxes lining there, you will find two temples from the New Kingdom.

Next, we will visit Dakka Temple, dedicated to the God of wisdom Thoth, in the Greco-Roman era.

We will sail after to Kalabsha, where we will visit the temple of Kalabsha, also known by the temple of Mandulis, a lower Nubian sun god.

Our next visit will be Temple Of Bait El-Wali, built by Ramses II dedicated to the deities of Amun, Re-Horakhti, Khnum, and Anuket.

Return to the ship to rest, and all the meals will be served.

   

Enjoy your breakfast on the ship, then check-out, time to explore Aswan’s top attractions.

We will start with the High Dam. It was constructed between 1960 and 1971 to produce electricity and prevent floods and drought. It produced behind it one of the largest human-made lakes, Lake Nasser, the one you were sailing on.

We will visit next, Philae Temple, moved to Agilkia Island stone by stone saving it from the water inundation.

After we finish our visits, you’ll be transported to the hotel to check-in and have dinner, then good night.

   

Good morning. Make sure to enjoy your breakfast before checking out.

Time to try something new, we will take you on a Felucca Ride between the islands in the Nile, enjoying the warmth of the sun.

Then we will go to Aswan Market. You can find all that Aswan is famous for, from souvenirs, herbs and especially spices.

After you finish, we will take you to the Railway station to take the sleeping train back to Cairo.

   

Enjoy your breakfast on the train, and get ready for a city tour.

As soon as you arrive at Cairo, you’ll be transported directly to The Egyptian Museum, the house of more than 100,000 original pieces of antiquities, including the face mask to the famous King Tout Ankh Amen and a whole section dedicated to him.

Next, we will head to The Great Pyramids of Giza ages more than 4000 years old, where the three great kings Cheops, Chephren, and Mykerinus tombs lie guarded by the noseless, human-headed, lion bodied Sphinx. They are one of the seven wonders of the world, as they made the whole world wonder from their greatness.

On our way to the hotel, we will stop at the old open market of Khan El Khalili, where you can walk in the historic street and buy souvenirs.

Then we will finally go to the hotel to have a nice meal, then rest and have a goodnight.

   

Time to say Goodbye, After you enjoy your last Breakfast in Egypt, check-out from the hotel, and we will be waiting for you to transport you to the airport to fly back home, hoping to see you again.

Accommodation Plan:

Hotels
ramses hilton Ramses Hilton
sonesta cairo Sonesta Cairo
movenpick aswan Movenpick Aswan
Prices
$ 2430 Per Person in Single Room
$ 1850 Per Person in Double Room
$ 1830 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.

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.

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

Tipping
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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