9 days - 8 Nights
This unique program will give you a true insight to a timeless land where the brilliant legacy left by man of ancient times has become a magnet of prime interest in travel for modern man in modern times. Let the magnificence of a bygone world spellbound you in awe as you witness their unsurpassed achievements.
From Cairo's Western Plateau where the Great Pyramids of Gizeh and the mysterious Sphinx stand defying the passage of time, to Luxor in Upper Egypt where the Valley of the Kings and the Magnificent Karnak Temple will take your breath away. From the dramatic location of the Temple of Philae to the imposing Abu Simbel where giant images of Pharaoh Ramses the 2nd gaze across the lake, to the Mediterranean Sea where Alexander the Great built his city to become the shining pearl of the region.
Arrival at Cairo airport, meet and assist with Immigration formalities and transfer to hotel. Overnight stay in Cairo.
Morning tour to the only remaining Wonder of the Ancient World, the Pyramids of Gizeh and the mighty Sphinx. Afternoon visit to the National Archaeological Museum viewing the richest collection of Egyptian antiquities in the world, including the magnificent collection of the boy King Tutankhamun. Overnight stay in Cairo.
Transfer to Cairo airport, assist with check in formalities for flight to Aswan. Meet and assist with airport formalities in Aswan and transfer to hotel. Afternoon visit to the Masoleum of Agha Khan and Botanical Island by felucca(native sailing boat). Overnight stay in Aswan.
Morning visit to the High Dam, the granite quarries with the unfinished obelisk and the Temple of Philae. Afternoon free at leisure. Overnight stay in Aswan.
Morning transfer to Aswan airport, assist with check in formalities for the flight to Luxor. Meet and assist with formalities at Luxor and transfer to hotel. Afternoon visit to Luxor Temple and the greatest place of worship in history, the breathtaking Karnak Temple with its awesome Hypostyle Hall and grand avenue of the Sphinx. Overnight stay in Luxor.
Morning drive to the West Bank, visiting the Valley of the Kings, the temple of Queen Hatchepsut at Deir El Bahari and the Colossi of Memnon. Afternoon free at leisure. Overnight stay in Luxor.
Transfer to Luxor airport, assist with check in formalities for the flight to Cairo. Meet and assist and transfer to Alexandria. Afternoon free at leisure. Overnight stay in Alexandria.
Morning visit to the Jewelry Museum housing the invaluable Mohamed Ali family collection. Visit Montaza Palace Gardens with its numerous palm trees where the Palace of former King Farouk is situated. Afternoon visit to the Roman Theater and the Greco-Roman Museum, where a large variety of Ptolemaic, Roman and Christian artifacts are on display. Transfer to Cairo. Overnight stay in Cairo.
Transfer to Cairo Airport and assist with check in formalities for the return flight home. End of services.
All transfers and luggage handling as per program
Three nights in Cairo at the hotel of your choice on bed and breakfast basis.
Two nights in Aswan at the hotel of your choice on bed and breakfast basis.
Two nights in Luxor at the hotel of your choice on bed and breakfast basis.
One night in Alexandria at the hotel of your choice on bed and breakfast basis.
All tours as per program, including guiding and entrance fees to all sites visited.
All taxes and service charges throughout the program .
Optional Excursions in Cairo:
Optional Excursion in Luxor:
Optional Excursion in Aswan: