Journey back in time to Egypt, a country located in the northeastern corner of Africa....where the heartland, the Nile River valley and delta, was the home of one of the principal civilizations of the ancient Middle East and, like Mesopotamia farther east, was the site of one of the world’s earliest urban and literate societies. This luxurious trip is one that you will not want to miss. From 5 star accommodations to the luxurious cruise along the river Nile. This group is private and we have included most meals and tours for your pleasure.
NOVEMBER 01 – NOVEMBER 9, 2023
9Day7 Night Itinerary
For the rates per person you must have a roommate or you will have to pay single rate
Day 1 Wednesday November 01, 2023 Today, depart USA for Cairo on your international flight (Airfare not included)
Day 2 Thursday November 02, 2023 Upon arrival to Cairo International Airport, you will be met by our local representative and transferred by bus to the Ritz Carlton Hotel. This evening, we have dinner at the hotel followed by an overnight in Cairo.
Day 3 Friday November 03, 2023 After breakfast at the hotel, meet with your local Egyptian Guide and transfer by bus for the Full Day Visit of Pyramids, Sphinx, including a Camel Ride at the Pyramids area. After this tour, we will enjoy lunch in a local restaurant followed by a visit of the Egyptian Museum. Afterwards, return to your hotel for overnight.
Day 4 Saturday November 04, 2023 After breakfast at the hotel, you will be transferred by bus to Cairo airport for your Domestic flight to Luxor. Upon arrival in Luxor, you will be met by our representative in Luxor and transferred by bus the embark on your Nile River Cruise. This afternoon, depart for the visit of the temple of Karnak & the temple of Luxor before returning to the ship for dinner on-board and overnight.
Day 5 Sunday November 05, 2023 After breakfast on-board the ship, we depart by bus for the West Bank Visit where we will visit the sites which include the Valley of Kings, Temple of Hatshepsut & the colossi of Memnon. Following these visits, we return on board of the boat for lunch while sailing to Edfu. This evening, dinner and overnight will be on-board the boat in Edfu.
Day 6 Monday November 06, 2023 After breakfast on-board the ship, we depart for the visit of the temple of Edfu by Horse Carriage. After this visit, we return on board of the boat for lunch while sailing to Kom Ombo, upon arrival, visit the temple of Kom Ombo. This evening, return back on board for dinner and overnight on board at Aswan.
Day 7 Tuesday November 07, 2023 After breakfast on-board the ship, we depart for a visit to Abu Simbel by bus. Afterwards, we enjoy lunch on-board before departing for a felucca ride around Kitchener islands. Back on board the boat for dinner and overnight on board in Aswan.
Day 8 Wednesday November 08, 2023 After breakfast on-board the ship, we disembark from the boat and transfer by bus for the visit of Philae Temple and the Obelisk. En route to the airport visit the High dam before our return flight to Cairo. Upon arrival in Cairo, we will bet met by our local representative and transferred to the Meridien Airport Hotel for dinner and overnight. Day 9 Thursday November 09, 2023 After breakfast in the hotel, we check-out and depart to the airport for final departure back home.
All transfer in Cairo, Luxor, and Aswan
2 NTS Ritz Carlton “Deluxe Museum & City View” based on Bed & Breakfast Basis
4 NTS accommodation on board of the M/S Nebu or similar on full board basis starting with Lunch & ending with breakfast
1 NT Le Meridien APT hotel based on Bed & breakfast basis
Dinner 1st night at the Ritz Carlton Hotel
Dinner last night at Le Meridien Cairo airport
FD : Pyramids, Sph, Museum, including lunch while touring in a local restaurant
Excursions on board of the Cruise :
Karnak & Luxor Temple
West Bank : the Valley of Kings, Hatshepsut & the colossi of Memnon
Edfu & Kom Ombo
Aswan : The High Dam, Obelisk & Philae Temple
Felucca around Kitchener islands
Nubian Village including Lunch
Abu Simbel excursion by Bus
Throughout English speaking guide
Rates do not includes:
Any domestic or international flights
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