Alexander the Great 10 days \ 9 nights

Different Eras within Egypt
Price 3480
Duration 10 Days
Run
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9 nights alexanderia khan el khalili

Overview Tour

If you want to explore Egypt's most significant cities all in one trip, then this is the trip you are looking for.


A trip that starts at the capital with its histories from different ages and periods, then driving to Alexandria, a city with a different spirit, merging Roman culture with the Egyptian.


Then ends with a Nile cruise from Luxor to Aswan to explore Egypt's ancient history laying within the Nile.


Included

  • Meet and assist by our representatives at all airports in Egypt (Cairo, Luxor, Aswan).
  • 1 & half day tour in Cairo with a private Egyptologist tour guide, including lunch.
  • 4 nights accommodation in Cairo with breakfast.
  • 4 nights accommodation on Nile cruise with all meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner).
  • 1 night accommodation in Alexandria with breakfast.
  • Full day tour in Alexandria with a private tour guide, including lunch.
  • All visits while on the cruise with our tour guide (visits as mentioned in program)
  • Domestic flight tickets (Cairo/Luxor – Aswan/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.

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

   

When you arrive at Cairo International Airport, our representative will be welcoming you and available to help you through customs formalities.

We'll transfer you to the hotel to check-in and enjoy the welcome drink, then get ready for the next day.

   

Good morning. Enjoy your breakfast at the hotel, and then get ready for a full-day city tour.

The Egyptian museum, the largest museum in the region, houses over 100,000 pieces of antiquities, including King Tout AnkhAmen's famous treasure in a section dedicated to him.

Salah El Din Citadel, built during the Islamic dynasty in Egypt at the end of the 12th century. It used to be the seat of power in Egypt for 700 years. In the same place, you'll find Mohamed Ali’s Mosque, based on Islamic architecture, built by Mohamed Ali Pasha in the 19thcentury.

Khan El Khalili Market, an open bazaar that takes place in the Old Islamic Cairo. You can take a stint in the historic street and get what you need from Souvenirs.

Lunch en route.

Return to the hotel, to have some rest and get ready for the next day.

   

Eat your breakfast, and then check-out from the hotel. You still have one more visit to make in Cairo.

You'll visit the Three Majestic Pyramids of kings Cheops, Chephren, and Myckerinus, that are more than 4000 years old, guarded by the famous Sphinx. You'll get to know about the founders of the pyramids, take stunning pictures and enjoy unique activities by the monument.

After the visit, you'll have a road trip for about 3 hours until you reach Alexandria 220 Km away from Cairo.

Upon arriving, you'll check-in at the hotel and have some rest.

In the afternoon, you can go out and enjoy the city, have a walk by the Pearl of the Mediterranean.

Return to the hotel to spend the night.

   

Have your breakfast in the hotel and check-out. Then depart to visit the attractions of Alexandria.

Bibliotheca of Alexandria, It is a major center for science and culture. It is built on the location of the ancient library.

The Catacombs, consisting of a series of Alexandrian tombs, statues, and archaeological objects, merging between the Roman, Greek, and Egyptian cultures.

The Roman Theatre, it is the only one of its type in Egypt, discovered by coincidence in 1960. It was used to host different artistic events up till the 7th century.

Lunch en route.

After finishing the visits, say goodbye to this magical city with a unique spirit and drive back to Cairo.

Upon arrival, check-in to the hotel to spend the night.

   

You have an early flight to Luxor to catch, so eat your breakfast and check-out.

As soon as you arrive, our representative will meet and transfer you to the West Bank to start the tour immediately.

The Valley Of The Kings, your gateway to the afterlife. As the pharaohs believed in the afterlife, they prepared their tombs for the next world. You will find more than 62 tombs in the valley that have been discovered so far, of the most potent greatest pharaohs.

The Temple Of Queen Hatshepsut, located at El Deir el-Bahari, took 15 years to build, and it is considered to be the Queen's greatest achievement.

The Two Colossi of Memnon, this is what remains from King Amenophis III funeral temple. The two massive statues were guarding the temple that disappeared throughout the ages.

Drive back to the eastside to check-in to the Nile cruise and have your lunch.

After you rest for a while, you can go out to explore the city like a local.

Return to the ship for dinner and have a good night of sleep.

   

Good morning. Eat your breakfast then time to explore the eastside.

You'll visit the Great Temple of Karnak, in Thebes, the city of temples; it was built gradually over the centuries, starting in the Middle Kingdom until the Ptolemaic period, and dedicated to Amen, Mut, and Khonsu.

Then you'll visit Luxor Temple, which was used as a place of worship. It was founded by Amenophis III and continued by the great Ramses II 1400 BCE.

Back on deck to have lunch while sailing to Edfu via Esna Lock.

Dinner will be served on board as well, have a lovely evening.

   

Enjoy your breakfast on board, then visit Edfu Temple, one of the best-preserved temples. The inscriptions on its walls tell us valuable information about the language myth and religion during the Hellenistic period.

You'll return to the ship to sail to Kom Ombo while you enjoy your lunch.

When you arrive, you'll visit Kom Ombo temple, very uniquely designed temple dedicated to God Haroeris, the falcon and God Sobek, the crocodile.

Back on board to continue sailing to Aswan, enjoy your dinner. Goodnight.

   

Eat your breakfast before you depart to explore Aswan.

You'll visit the High Dam, built between 1960 and 1971, to rescue Egypt from the floods, producing behind it Lake Nasser, one of the largest artificial lakes ever.

Then, you'll visit Philae Temple, moved to Agilkia Island stone by stone, you'll need a motorboat to reach it, it was built by Greeks during the Ptolemaic period, dedicated to Goddess Isis.

Then, back on board for lunch.

In the afternoon, we will take you for a magical experience where you will enjoy a Felucca ride on the Nile.

Then return to the boat for dinner and have a beautiful evening on board.

   

Have a delicious breakfast before you finish packing and check-out from the Nile Cruise.

You'll be transferred to Aswan Airport to fly to Cairo.

Upon arrival, check-in at the hotel and have some rest.

You still have the rest of the day to enjoy life in the city that never sleeps and try Cairo's nightlife.

   

After breakfast, check-out from the hotel to be transferred to Cairo International Airport to fly home.

We loved having you here with us, have a safe flight back home.

Accommodation Plan:

Hotels
four season Four Season
mayfair cruises Mayfair cruises
four season alex Four Seasons Alexandria
hilton towers Hilton Towers
Prices
$ 4410 Per Person in Single Room
$ 3480 Per Person in Double Room
$ 3460 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

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