From Cairo to Abu Simbel on Land 8 days \ 7 nights

Mesmerizing Temples
Price 2695
Duration 8 Days
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aswan luxor abu simbel 7 nights

Overview Tour

When it comes to Egypt, there isn't such a thing as much as history.


Get ready for a concentrated history shot in an 8 days trip to Egypt. The trip will start in Cairo, witnessing the pyramids' greatness and the oldest capital in Ancient Egypt.


Then you'll fly to Luxor, and you'll visit some magnificent temples; after, you'll have a road trip to Aswan, with a couple of historical stops on the way. You'll also get to visit the famous Abu Simbel temple, one of the most mesmerizing temples in Egypt.


Get ready to be amazed!


Included

  • Meet and assist by our representatives in all Egypt's airports.
  • 3 nights accommodation in Cairo with breakfast.
  • 2 nights accommodation in Luxor with breakfast.
  • 2 nights accommodation in Aswan with breakfast.
  • All transfers: in Cairo, Luxor, and Aswan.
  • Full day tour in Cairo with an Egyptologist tour guide, including lunch.
  • All visits with an Egyptologist guide, as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Domestic flight tickets. (CAI/LXR – ASW/CAI).
  • Round trip by bus to Abu Simbel as per program.
  • 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 visit or service not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Any kind of tips. (guide, representative, drivers, etc.)
  • Extra drinks and meals not mentioned.
  • Personal expenses.
  • Any optional tours.
  • Entry inside: the Pyramids, solar boat, tombs not mentioned, or with extra fees.

Itinerary

   

You've arrived at the land of civilization. Our representative will be waiting to assist you through customs formalities upon your arrival.

Then you'll be transported to the hotel to check-in and enjoy the traditional welcoming drink. Have a lovely night.

   

Get ready for a condensed city tour after eating your breakfast.

The tour will start at The Egyptian Museum at Tahrir Square; it will give you an idea about the Egyptian history from the Old Kingdom till the New Kingdom, from the 100,000 pieces of antiquities that it beholds.

Then you’ll go to Giza Complex, where you'll be amazed by the sight of the Three Majestic Pyramids of the Kings, Cheops, Chephren, and Mycerinus. You'll also see the Valley temple of King Chephren to the east side of his pyramid and the Sphinx that he also built to guard the monuments.

Next, you'll end the tour by shopping at the historic open market of Khan El Khalili that lays at the heart of Islamic Cairo.

Lunch en route.

You'll drive back to the hotel after that to have a good rest.

   

You'll check-out from the hotel after finishing your breakfast. You'll be transferred to the airport to fly to Luxor.

You'll start the visits upon arriving at Luxor; our representative will transport you to the eastside.

First, you'll visit the Great Karnak temple. It is considered one of the most giant buildings in the world as it was built over 2000 years.

Secondly, you'll visit the Luxor Temple that was first established by King Amenophis III of the 18th dynasty and later continued by the Great Ramses II.

After finishing the eastside visits, you'll be transferred to the hotel to check-in and have some rest.

The day is not over yet; you still have a free afternoon to explore the city like a local.

   

After eating your breakfast at the hotel, you'll depart to visit the West Bank.

First, you'll visit the Valley of the Kings, your gateway to the afterlife; it has rock-cut tombs of the New Kingdom's Pharaohs, as it was the major burial site at that time for 500 years.

Then beside it, you'll find an ancient architectural masterpiece laying beneath the cliff of Deir El-Bahri, the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut; it is the Queen's greatest achievement as the pharaoh of Egypt.

The last stop is the two colossi of Memnon; they are twin stone statues of King Amenophis III that the Greeks linked to Memnon of the Trojan war.

Drive back to the hotel for some rest.

You've another free afternoon; you can visit the Luxor museum if you want.

   

You'll check-out from the hotel after you enjoy your morning meal and then get ready to hit the road toward Aswan.

You'll make a stop at Edfu Temple in Edfu; it is one of the most preserved temples, you'll find it in great shape, and it was built in dedication to the falcon god Haroeris the son of Isis.

After that, you'll make one more stop at Kom Ombo to visit Kom Ombo temple designed uniquely in dedication to two gods; Sobek and Haroeris.

Then you'll continue driving to the target destination, Aswan, to check-in at the hotel and spend the night.

   

Good morning. Today is a special day of the trip as you'll visit one of the most mesmerizing and famous temples in Egypt. Have your breakfast, and let's go!

The colossal Temples of Abu Simbel, built by the Great Ramses II in 1244 BC, consisting of two temples; the big one is for the King himself in dedication to the two sun gods, Amen and Ra. This temple is famous for the sun rays phenomenon that illuminates the shrine two days a year, on his birthday and the day of his coronation. The temple was relocated 64m higher after building Aswan High Dam to save it from being submerged. The smaller temple was created for the King's wife, Queen Nefertari, to worship the god Hathor.

After being mesmerized by the temples, you'll drive back to the hotel for a good night of sleep.

   

After finishing your breakfast, you'll check-out from the hotel. You still have things to see in Aswan before you go.

You'll start the tour at the High Dam, the construction that affected the city in too many ways. It was built between 1961 and 1970 to prevent the flooding of the Nile. As a result of making it, several temples had been moved before getting submerged.

Then you'll visit one of the temples that was moved, Philae Temple, that was relocated on Agilkia Island; you'll take a motorboat to reach there. The temple was built in dedication to the goddess Isis.

Afterward, you'll be transported to Aswan Airport to fly back to Cairo, where you'll check-in at a hotel to spend the night.

   

After taking your breakfast at the hotel, you'll check-out.

You'll be transported to the airport to fly back home; our representative will assist you through the departure process. Have a safe flight.

Accommodation Plan:

Hotels
sofitel winter palace luxor Sofitel Winter Palace Luxor
cataract aswan Cataract Aswan
mena house Mena House
Prices
$ 3615 Per Person in Single Room
$ 2695 Per Person in Double Room
$ 2665 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
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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