Egypt Sites with Nile Cruise 8 day Tour Itinerary
Day 1: Arrival in Cairo
A representative will be waiting to pick you up from the Cairo airport, and help you through customs. You will have the chance to ask any questions during your ride to the hotel. Check into your hotel, and overnight.
Day 2: Pyramids and Sphinx
After breakfast your tour guide will be waiting to take you to the Giza Plateau, to see the pyramids of Cheops, Chphren, Mycrenos, and the Sphinx. There will be a short camel ride in the area. Continue on to tour the Step Pyramid of Djoser and the pyramids of King Titi and Sakkara. There will be a stop for lunch at a local restaurant. After lunch we will tour the ancient city of Memphis, the Open Air museum, and see the statue of King Ramses II. Back to your hotel, and overnight. B/L
Day 3: Flight- Check in Cruise- Philae temple- High Dam- Felucca around the islands
After breakfast, a driver will take you to the Cairo airport, for your flight to Aswan. You will be transferred to your ship, and checked in. Eat lunch on board and then start touring. Visit High Dam, and the temple of Philae. After the tour it is back to the ship for dinner, and a Nubian show. B/L/D
Day 4: Kom Ombo temple- Edfu temple- Luxor
After breakfast visit the Sobek and Harores temple, then sail to Edfu and tour the temple of Hours. Back to the ship, and sail to Luxor for overnight. B/L/D
Day 5: West Bank- Hatshepsut- Memnon
After breakfast, start the touring day with the West Bank. Visit Thebes Necropolis, and the Valley of the Kings. You will enter 3 royal tombs in the area. Return to ship for lunch, and a free afternoon. Night entertainment on board. B/L/D
Day 6: Karnak and Luxor temples- Flight
Breakfast, and then check out procedures from the cruise. After check out, tour the East Bank, with the Karnak and Luxor temples. Lunch at a local restaurant, after lunch transfer to the Luxor airport for flight to Cairo. Arriving in Cairo you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Overnight. B/L
Day 7: Egyptian Museum- Coptic Cairo- Citadel and Mosque
After breakfast at your hotel, tour the Egyptian museum. Then go for a tour of the city center of Cairo, including the churches. Visit the Citadel of Salah El Dien, and the Mosque of Mohamed Ali. After the tour we take you back to your hotel. There are optional tours, cruises, and shows, please ask your tour guide. B/L
Day 8: Cairo- Departure
Breakfast and transfer to Cairo airport for your international flight.
All the above mentioned rates per person in a double room per package for 08 days and 07 nights in U.S. Dollars including all service charges and taxes.
A supplement of $70 per night applies to high season, Christmas and New Year.
Single supplement per person $250, traveling in a group.
Child rates are as follows, 0-4 %50 discount, 5-11 %25 discount, for sharing parents room.
04 nights accommodation at hotel in Cairo on BB basis
03 nights accommodation at Nile Cruise on full board basis including all tours.
All sightseeing tours including entrance fees to all of the sites as per program itinerary with professional guides during all excursions in Cairo, Aswan, and Luxor
All transportation via late model private vehicles with qualified drivers.
Meet and assist at the airport in Cairo upon arrival and departure.
Entry visa to Egypt
Personal expenses like phone calls, laundry, and bar bills.
Other services not mentioned as included.