Cairo, The Nile and Hurghada 11 days \ 10 nights

Egypt, the perfect balance
Price 2235
Duration 11 Days
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cairo the nile and hurghada

Overview Tour

A Journey with the perfect balance between history and leisure.


The trip will start with Cairo’s various history, heading to Aswan, where you will begin sailing to Luxor, discovering all the historical sites in between.


Then have a couple of days of relaxation and fun at Hurghada by the mesmerizing red sea.


Ending at Cairo with another city tour to make sure you don’t miss a thing.


Included

  • Meet and assist by our representatives (Cairo, Luxor, Aswan, Hurghada).
  • 3 nights accommodation in Cairo with breakfast.
  • 3 nights accommodation on Nile cruise with all meals.
  • 3 nights accommodation in Hurghada with breakfast.
  • A sleeping train with dinner and breakfast.
  • All transfers in Cairo, Aswan, Luxor, and Hurghada.
  • 2 full-days tour in Cairo with an Egyptologist
  • tour guide.
  • All visits while on the Nile cruise with our tour guide between Aswan and Luxor.
  • Entrance fees to all archeological sites mentionnedin 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 visit 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

   

Meet our representative upon your arrival at the airport to assist you through passport control and customs formalities.

Then you’ll be transferred to the hotel to check-in and enjoy your welcome drink. Have a goodnight.

   

After breakfast, check-out from the hotel. We have a full-day city tour planned for you.

Start the tour by visiting The Egyptian Museum in Tahrir square, it houses more than 100,000 original pieces of history, telling us stories about the ancient Egyptians. You’ll also find the famous treasure of King Tout Ankh Amen.

Then visit Salah El- Din Citadel that acted as a defensive fortress for many years and was also the house of the government in Egypt. Salah El-Din built it at the end of the 12th century during the Islamic period. You’ll also see Mohamed Ali Mosque that was built in the 19th century during the same period by Mohamed Ali Pasha.

Ending the tour at Khan El Khalili, an open market located in Old Cairo where you can take a tour and get what you need from souvenirs.

Then we will take you to Giza Railway Station to take the sleeping train overnight to Aswan. You’ll have dinner on the train. Goodnight.

   

In the morning, you’ll be arriving at Aswan Railway Station. You’ll have a couple of visits upon arrival.

The High Dam: I was built between 1960 and 1971 to save Egypt from the disasters of flooding of the Nile. The Dam produced behind it Lake Nasser that is one of the largest artificial lakes in the world.

Then you’ll be visiting Philae Island, rescued from the consequences of building the Dam, and fully rebuilt on Agilkya Island. The temple was dedicated to Goddess Isis.

After that, we will transfer you to the Nile cruise,where you’ll be staying for a few days to check-in and enjoy your meals.

In the afternoon, get ready for a relaxing Felucca ride on the peaceful Nile.

The ship will start sailing, heading to KomOmbo. Goodnight.

   

Enjoy your breakfast. You’ll be arriving at KomOmbo.

Visit KomOmbo Temple, a very uniquely designed temple dedicated to two gods, Sobek, the god of fertility, and Haroeris, the god of the sky.

Back on board to continue sailing to Edfu.

Visit Edfu Temple, which is considered to be one of the best-preserved temples. It was built during the Ptolemaic era, and it is dedicated to Horus the falcon alone. You will find falcon statues everywhere and paintings of the famous falcon eye.

Back to the ship to resume sailing to Luxor via Esna lock.

Dinner and Lunch will be served on the ship. Enjoy your meals.

   

Welcome to Luxor. Have your breakfast, and get ready to explore the attractions of the West Bank.

The Valley of the Kings: which acted as a major burial site for the royal figures and some privileged nobles of the Egyptian New Kingdom for nearly 500 years from the 16th to 11th century BC. It contains about 63 tombs, including the tombs of Tout Ankh Amen and Ramses II.

Temple of Queen Hatshepsut: created by the Queens’s architect Senmout at an exceptional place surrounded by the mountain at El Deri El Bahari. The Queen built this temple to immortalize her name as a Pharaoh of Egypt.

Two Colossi of Memnon, they are massive stone statues that weigh about 720 tons and 18 meters high, of Amenophis III. They used to guard an enormous complex that lay behind them but disappeared over the years.

Back on board to enjoy your tasty meals and have a lovely night.

   

Have a delicious breakfast then check-out from the cruise. Get ready for a couple of visits on the East Bank this time.

First, The Great Temple of Karnak, it took 2,000 years to construct that temple, this is the modernname of the Temple of Amun at Thebes, the ancient capital of Egypt

Second, Luxor Temple, the only temple that wasn’t dedicated to a God but instead to the rejuvenation of Kingship, as they say, that many of Egypt’s Pharaohs were crowned in that temple.

After that, you’ll hit the road heading to Hughrada, about 290 Km away.

Check-in upon arrival and have a lovely evening.

   

Enjoy your breakfast at the hotel.

Have a free day to relax under the warm sun by the beach. You can also organize some activities so that you can have some fun, like snorkeling or diving.

   

Don’t forget to eat your breakfast at the hotel.

One more day of leisure. Don’t miss the amazing water activities you can make and use this time wisely.

   

Finish your breakfast then check-out from the hotel.

We will be heading to Cairo, about 530 Km away from Hurghada.

Check-in at a hotel upon arrival. Have some rest after a long day of traveling.

   

Good morning. You thought you wouldn’t see the pyramids on this trip? You thought wrong.

We have a full-day city tour planned for you, starting with the Three Majestic Pyramids of Kings, Cheops, Chephren, and Myckerinus. The three Kings built these Pyramids to revive in and have a flourished afterlife as they believed in the next world. You’ll see the Pyramids guarded by the famous Lion-bodied, Human-headed Sphinx.

Then head to the ruins of Memphis, the first capital of ancient Egypt, it is the home of the three founders of the pyramids.

After that head to Sakkara Complex, where you’ll find the first pyramid ever built, “The step Pyramid” of King Zoser, created in the 27th century BC during the Third Dynasty by the architect Imhotep.

Back to the hotel to spend the night and get ready for departing the next day.

   

After you finished your breakfast and made sure all your bags are packed, check-out.

You’ll be transported to Cairo International Airport to depart to your country.

Waiting to see you again in Egypt.

Accommodation Plan:

Hotels
mena house Marriott
concorde el salam Concorde El Salam
hilton hurghada Hilton Hurghada
Prices
$ 3565 Per Person in Single Room
$ 2235 Per Person in Double Room
$ 2215 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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