Egypt the land of the Pharaohs welcomes with its vigorous Nile and impressive monuments, the charming desert, and with its long past and welcoming, story-loving people. Egypt is most known for its pyramids and ancient remains of the ancient Egyptian civilization. It is the only country in Africa which is also part of the Middle East. There are many things to explore in Egypt, sand-covered tombs, stony pyramids and elevated Pharaonic temples. Egypt’s landscapes are ultimately captivating.
Day 1: Cairo
Welcome in the Land of the Pharaohs. Arrive at Cairo International Airport where our representative will greet you and provide assistance with airport procedures. You will be comfortably transferred to your Local restaurant to take your Lunch, later proceed to your hotel for check in. In the evening one can proceed to Giza to explore ancient Egyptian history through Sound & Light show (Optional).
Dinner at Local Indian restaurant
Day 2: Cairo/Sleeper train to Aswan
Enjoy your breakfast in the hotel. Today will visit the symbol of powerful Egyptian civilization “Great pyramids of Giza, the immense stone sculpture - Sphinx, Memphis.
Visit the Papyrus Institute. Enjoy demonstration of perfume making in your visit to the Perfume Factory. At the Jewellery Shop you can browse magnificent ornaments and shop to your heart’s content. In the afternoon, visit the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities. Visit Cairo’s most important shopping area the Khan El Khalili Market. Later transfer to Cairo Station to board the train for Aswan.
Dinner and overnight on board.
Day 3: Aswan/Nile Cruise
Arrive in Aswan and proceed to the hotel for check-in. Later city tour of Aswan. Visit the High Dam, Philae Temple, and Unfinished Obelisk. Later transfer to Nile Cruise for check-in.
Day 4: Nile Cruise
Today breakfast will be served in box at 04:00 am and transfer to Abu Simbel. Visits the famous Temple of Abu Simbel. Later Sail to Kom Ombo to visit Kom Ombo Temple. Sail to Edfu and overnight.
Day 5: Nile Cruise
Visit Edfu Temple. This is the largest temple dedicated to Horus and Hathor of Dendera. Later Sail to Luxor.
Day 6: Nile Cruise /Sleeper train to Cairo
After enjoying the breakfast disembark the Cruise and proceed to visit Valley of Kings which is also known as Valley of the Gates of the Kings, Queen Hatchepsut Temple – a mortuary temple of Ancient Egypt and the massive stone statues of the Pharaoh Amenhotep III popularly known as Colossi of Memnon. Also visit Karnak Temple, and Luxor Temple. Evening transfer to Luxor station to board the sleeper train to Cairo. Dinner and overnight on board.
Day 7: Cairo/ Alexandria/Cairo
After arrival at Giza station get transferred to Alexandria by private vehicle. Visit Catacomb, Roman Theater, Pompeys’ Pillar, view of Citadel of Qait bay from outside and Montazah Gardens. After visits transfer back to Cairo. Check-in your hotel and overnight at hotel.
Day 8: Cairo/Final Departure
Check-out after breakfast, transfer to Cairo International Airport for final departure.
What is included in the tour
- Private Transfers
- Accommodation at in the hotel
- 7 Breakfasts
- 7 Dinners
- 7 Lunches
- All local government taxes
- Mumbai to Mumbai Tour Manager Service
- Visa & Insurance
What is NOT included in the tour
- Any increase in Airfare, Visa fees, Airport taxes, Government Taxes, Fuel Surcharges and any applicability of new taxes from Government
- Any up gradation in Airline class or hotel room category
- Cost of Air ticket deviation charges
- Any other meals other than specified above
- Any other sightseeing other than mentioned above
- Any Entrance fees not mentioned in Itinerary or Fees for video or camera permit
- Any item of personal nature like tips, laundry, and telephone calls etc.
- 5% GST on total package cost.
- Anything specifically not mentioned in the ‘tour price includes’ column