Holiday Special Sights of Egypt 8-Day Tour

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OverViwe

Thinking about a tour of Egypt this Christmas and New Year? This 8-day tour and cruise is the perfect way to spend your holiday vacation; you’ll split your time between exploring Egypt’s ancient wonders and relaxing in the sun as you sail down the sparkling blue Nile River. You’ll begin your vacation with the Great Pyramids, Egyptian Museum, and tours of Old Coptic and Islamic Cairo. Then, a short flight south to warm and beautiful Aswan where you’ll board your luxury cruise ship. Over the next few days, you’ll step foot in ancient temples such as Karnak Temple and Luxor Temple and explore hidden tombs in the Valley of the Kings. This trip is packed with historical sites, quality cuisine, and true Egyptian hospitality and entertainment. Contact us now to reserve your space or customize your trip.

Run Time

Run Time
  • Dec. 21. 22. 28. 29. 30. 2018


Itinerary

  • Day 1

    Arrival in Cairo: Welcome to Egypt

    Meet & assist service at airport (arrival procedures) Transport to hotel, check in Review itinerary with guide Overnight in Cairo Meals: Welcome Drink

  • Day 2

    Giza Pyramids and Sakkara

    Giza Plateau: Great Pyramids and Sphinx, Valley Temple Lunch at well-known local restaurant Sakkara complex and Djoser Pyramid, the first pyramid ever built Maxim, the Old Kingdom capital and necropolis Overnight in Cairo Meals: Breakfast, Lunch.

  • Day 3

    Cairo Sightseeing Tours

    Egyptian Museum and Tutankhamun’s treasures Lunch at well-known local restaurant Salah El Din Citadel and Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque Coptic Cairo: Hanging Church, Ben Ezra Synagogue Khan el Khalili bazaar Overnight in Cairo Meals: Breakfast, Lunch.

  • Day 4

    Fly from Cairo to Aswan - Nile Cruise Tour

    Breakfast and check out from Cairo hotel Transfer to airport and flight to Aswan Arrival and greeting in Aswan Transfer to cruise ship, check in High Dam and Lake Nasser Ancient granite quarries, Unfinished Obelisk Boat ride and visit to Temple of Philae Dinner and evening entertainment Overnight in Aswan Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

  • Day 5

    Kom Ombo and Edfu Temples

    Sail to Kom Ombo Kom Ombo temple and crocodile museum Lunch on board and sail to Edfu Horus Temple in Edfu Afternoon tea, sail to Esna Dinner and evening entertainment Overnight in Esna Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

  • Day 6

    Luxor Nile Cruise Tours

    Breakfast and sail to Luxor Luxor Temple Karnak Temple complex Lunch and afternoon tea Dinner and evening entertainment Overnight in Luxor Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

  • Day 7

    Luxor Nile Cruise - Fly Back to Cairo

    Breakfast on board and disembarkation Valley of the Kings Temple of Queen Hatshepsut Colossi of Memnon Free time in Luxor Flight to Cairo, hotel check in Overnight in Cairo Meals: Breakfast.

  • Day 8

    Cairo - Fly Back Home

    Free time Transfer to airport for departure Meals: Breakfast

Golden Accommodation
Price
$ 1435 Per Person in Triple Room
$ 1465 Per Person in Double Room
$ 2165 One Person Traveling Alone

 

 

 

Diamond Accommodation
Price
$ 1685 Per Person in Triple Room
$ 1725 Per Person in Double Room
$ 2699 One Person Traveling Alone

 

 

 

Prices

Prices are quoted in US Dollars per person per trip and valid for Christmas and New Year holidays in Egypt. The price of single is valid for those coming with others and prefer single occupancy

Children Policy

0 – 01.99 Free of Charge
2 – 5.99 pay 25% of tour price
6 – 11.99 pay 50% of tour price
12+ pay full tour price as per adult person

Notes

Children policy is applied to children who share rooms with their parents
If your tour package includes airfare then extra charges for your children may apply

Payment Policy

Reservations should be made as early as possible to book the desired Egypt tour, spaces will be secured upon receiving a deposit of 50 %. This deposit forms part of your final payment. Deposits can only be made by credit cards, wire transfer and or the Western Union

Tipping

It is a customary attitude for expressing one’s satisfaction of good services rendered to him by staff on duty with him. We advise if you are willing to offer it, this would be great and if not, you are not obliged to do it

Included

Fast track and greeting service by our representatives at airports
Assistance with guest relations during your stay
All transfers to/from airport & hotel via private vehicle with AC and wifi
Domestic flight tickets from Cairo to Luxor and Aswan to Cairo
Accommodation for 4 nights in Cairo, breakfast included
Accommodation for 3 nights on 5-star cruise ship, full board
All private sightseeing tours in Cairo mentioned on itinerary
All sightseeing tours on the cruise shared with small maxim Tours group
English-speaking Egyptologist and tour guide during your trips
Entrance fees to all sites indicated on the itinerary
Meals mentioned on itinerary
Bottled water during the trip
Portage as needed
30 minutes of local calling (5 minutes international) and a mobile phone loaned for the length of your stay or an Egyptian SIM card for your unlocked mobile device
All service charges and taxes

Excluded

International Airfare
Entry visa to Egypt
Optional tours
Personal spendings
Tips

Golden Accommodation
 le méridien pyramids hotel & spa 5 Stars Le Méridien Pyramids is 13 km from Cairo’s downtown Tahrir Square. There is a gift shop on the property.
Le Passage Cairo Hotel & Casino 5 Stars Cairo’s city centre is 10 km from Le Passage Hotel. Parking is available on site.
Le Passage Cairo is only 2-minutes from the Cairo International Airport in Cairo’s Heliopolis district. The hotel offers fine restaurants, a discotheque and a casino. Free airport transfer is available.

Moevenpick MS Royal Lily Cruise 5 Stars

Pure luxury and unrivalled Swiss hospitality awaits on the sailing flagship cruiser the Movenpick MS Royal Lotus the award winnner of the best Nile Cruisers Ship on the Nile by the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism for 2006.
The Movenpick MS Royal Lotus offers spacious accommodation and a range of public areas to suit every mood from where you can absorb the ever-changing panorama between Luxor and Aswan the most beautiful area of Egypt.
Diamond Accommodation

Kempinski Nile Hotel, Cairo

5 Stars

Kempinski Nile Hotel is 5 minutes’ walk from downtown Cairo and from the Egyptian Museum. Cairo International Airport is 25 km away, and the Pyramids of Giza and the Cairo Citadel are 20 minutes away by car.

M/S Mayfair Cruise 5 Stars

Medinet Habu Temple is 4.3 km from the cruise, while Colossi of Memnon is 2.9 km away. The nearest airport is Luxor International Airport, 7 km from M/S Mayfair Cruise.