EGYPT DISCOVERY

Duration : 07 nights / 08 days

Type : Private guided tour .

Sites : Cairo , Luxor / Aswan by road and Alexandria.

A perfect balance of touring the Egyptian cities, this tour utilizes different modes of Transportation, providing a wonderful opportunity to enjoy the antiquities of Egypt .It’s a great local experience and ensures a great value for money.

 

DAY 01 – Cairo at leisure:

 

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

 

DAY 02 – Cairo sightseeing:

 

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 and then, continue to Sakkara step pyramids and Memphis ,the ancient capital of old Egypt .

 

(Breakfast –Lunch )

DAY 03 -The Egyptian Museum and Citadel:

 

This morning after breakfast , begin your tour with visiting the Egyptian museum which features Artifacts from the pharaonic period , continue to visit the citadel of Salah El Din and Mohamed Ali mosque ,lunch ,and end your tour by strolling khan el khalili bazaars .Transfer to the railway station to board the sleeping train to Luxor,dinner and breakfast will be served on board – Overnight inside your compartment .

 

(Breakfast –Lunch-Dinner)

 

DAY 04 – Luxor :

 

Arrival Luxor , meeting and transfer to your hotel , followed by half day sightseeing To the west bank – valley of kings , Deir El Bahari &Colossi of Memnon. .Afternoon visit the East bank – Karnak and Luxor temples.

 

(Breakfast).

DAY 05 Luxor –Aswan:

 

Leave Luxor behind , enjoy the scenery while driving towards Edfu temple which is dedicated to God Horus and it considered the best preserved cult temple in Egypt , continue driving to Kom Ombo , the temple of Sobek , the crocodile god which stands on high ground overlooking the River Nile . Check-in hotel and overnight.

 

(Breakfast).

DAY 06 Aswan sightseeing:

 

Breakfast, get excited by our full day tour to the high dam ,an engineering miracle built in 1960 Protecting Egypt from annual floods from the Nile , Proceed to visit the unfinished obelisk which Shows the techniques used by ancient Egyptians to cut obelisk , private motorboat to phiale temple and the Nubian village, visit the old Nubian houses and enjoy tea with them . Overnight.

 

(Breakfast)

DAY 07 Cairo – Alexandria:

This morning , transfer to Aswan airport for departure to Cairo , meeting , drive to Alexandria ( the pearl of the Mediterranean and the second capital of Egypt .Lunch en route , begin your tour by visiting Roman catacomb , the national Museum ,Alexandria library and end your tour by strolling around the gardens of Montazah royal palace , Overnight .

(Breakfast -Lunch)

 

DAY 08 – Alexandria –Cairo:

 

Breakfast at the hotel, morning free at leisure, drive by vehicle to Cairo international airport for your Onward flight.

 

Inclusions:

•All transfers from & to airports, hotels & train stations by an air-conditioned vehicle.

•3 Lunch meal at excellent quality local restaurant during tours in Cairo and Alexandria.

•3 nights accommodation at Ramses Hilton hotel based on BB standered room.

•Cairo- Luxor sleeping train ticket based on HB standered room.

•Accommodation 01 night at Luxor Steignenberger Hotel based on BB standered room.

•Accommodation 01 night at Movenpick Aswan Hotel BB standered room.

•Accommodation 01 night at Sheraton Montazah Alexandria Hotel based on BB standered room.

•Entrances fees & Guiding fees through out the tour.

•Aswan- cairo domestic airline ticket.

•Exclusions:

•International airline ticket.

•Egypt entry visa.

•Extras at hotels (additional meals, drinks lundry 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.