CLASSICAL EGYPT

Duration: 07 nights / 08 days

Type: Private guided tour.

Sites: Cairo, Luxor, Aswan and Alexandria.

 

Here’s your chance to experience the best of Egypt and its most interesting historical spots. Take a fantastic tour visiting the Pyramids ,Sphnix and the amazing Egyptian Museum before transferring to Aswan for 03 days luxury cruise down the Nile to Luxor where you can visit the most impressing pharaonic sites like Karnak temples, valley of the kings ,Hatshepsut temple and

More enjoy a majestic trip to the pearl of the Mediterranean Sea Alexandria.

DAY 01 – Cairo at leisure:

On arrival to Cairo, Alwalaa Tour Cairo Branch representative will meet you for visa assistance & greet you, and then you will be transferred by an air-conditioned vehicle to your hotel. Overnight in Cairo.

DAY 02 – Cairo, Pyramids, Sphinx & Egyptian Museum excursion:

Begin your Cairo sightseeing with a drive to one of the seven wonders of the ancient world when you visit the great pyramids at Giza and their guardian the Sphinx , lunch at first class restaurant, continue to the Egyptian museum where you will see the fabulous treasures of Tutankhamen. Afterwards enjoy fine views over the city from the citadel of Selah Eldin, visit Mohamed Ali great Alabaster Mosque. Finish your tour by strolling in Khan EL Khalili bazaars before you return to your hotel.

(Breakfast & Lunch)

Day 03 – Cairo –Aswan Cruising:

Breakfast, early transfer to Cairo airport for departure to Aswan. This morning is Free, may be take an optional tour to the magnificent temple of Ramses II in Abu Simbel. Later board your luxury Nile cruise , begin your Aswan sightseeing with visit to the modern high dam ,see the unfinished obelisk and Philae temple ,sail around Aswan botanical garden in a traditional Nile felucca.

(Breakfast -Lunch-Dinner)

DAY 04 – Cruising Kom Ombo –Edfu:

Early morning after breakfast .sailing to Kom Ombo , visit the temple of Sobek – the crocodile god – enjoy The scenery as you cruise towards Edfu. Visit the preserved temple of Horus.

(Breakfast –Lunch – Dinner).

DAY 05 Crusing Esna –Luxor :

Go through Esna lock ,enjoy the wonderful amenities on your cruise ship as you sail downstream to Luxor , cross to the west bank and visit the temple of queen Hatshepsut ,valley of kings and colossi of Memnon. Spend the evening of fun Egyptian dinner and galabeya party.

(Breakfast-Lunch-Dinner)

DAY 06 – Luxor- Cairo:

Disembark your cruise , after breakfast , touring the awe-inspiring Karnak & luxor temples , transfer to airport for short flight to Cairo , leave Cairo behind and drive north by desert road , lunch included on route , arrive Alexandria – check-in ,Overnight in Alexandria .

DAY 07 Alexandria sightseeing:

Alexandria ( the pearl of the Mediterranean ) begin your tour by visiting Roman catacomb , the national Museum ,Alexandria library. Lunch at fish market restaurant and end your tour by strolling around the gardens of Montazah royal palace, drive back to Cairo and overnight.

(Breakfast –Lunch)

DAY 08 Cairo :

Breakfast , morning free , explore Cairo , shopping , transfer to the airport for your onward flight.

 

Inclusions:

Meet &assist upon arrival and departure by Alwalaa Tour Cairo Branch representatives.

All transfers from / to airport, hotels, cruise & Alexandria by an air-conditioned vehicle.

Lunch meals at excellent quality local restaurant during tours in Cairo and Alexandria.

Accommodation in Cairo for 03 nights including daily breakfast.

Accommodation 03 nights Nile river cruise cruise on full board basis.

Entrance fees to the above mentioned sites, Giza, Cairo , Aswan, Kom ombo ,Edfu , Luxor.& Alexandria .

Professional Egyptologist tour guide.

Sightseeing tours during your stay aboard the cruise joining English- speaking tour guide.

All taxes &service charges.

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Exclusions:

International & Domestic air fare to/from Egypt.

Egypt entry visa.

Extras at hotel and aboard the cruise (additional meals, drinks and any personal expenses.

Entrance fees to special archaeological sites like mummies room at the Egyptian Museum ,inside one of the pyramids &Tutankhamen tomb at valley of kings.

Any optional tour may be requested.