15 DAYS Highlight Summary

Combine the wonders of ancient Egypt & Red Sea relaxation. Visit the incredible Pyramids of Giza, explore the Valley of the Kings in Luxor & then head to Hurghada to soak up the sun.

Day 1: Arrive in Cairo:


Meet and greet and transfer to Hotel.

Day 2: Cairo


Visit to the Pyramids/Sphinx/Valley Temple, later we visit a Papyrus Institute and a Perfumery crafts for the days of the Pharaohs. Evening Nile Dinner Cruise. (B,L,D) (Options for entry into small pyramid and camel ride appro $25 US per person

Day 3: Cairo - Sakkara/Memphis


Today we visit the step Pyramid Complex at Sakkara, then onto Memphis to see the Alabaster Sphinx and a huge Statue of Ramses the II. On return to Cairo we stop to see local children weaving carpets at a carpet school - opportunity for souvenirs of carpets and wall hangings of all kinds. Lunch at a local countryside restaurant. Evening sound and light show at Giza (B,L)

Day 4: Cairo - Alexandria


An early start after Breakfast for Alexandria where we visit the National Museum/Roman Amphitheater/Catacombs the Bibliotheca (new Library) and Citadel. Return to Cairo.(3 Hours drive each way).(B,L)

Day 5: Cairo - Fayyoum Oasis


Travel to the Fayyoum Oasis, natural lakes, springs, water wheels, greenery - an oasis in the middle of the desert. (B,L,)

Day 6: Cairo


Visit The Egyptian Museum and Islamic & Coptic Cairo - The Citadel/the Mohammed Ali and Green Mosques/ Palace/Coptic Christian Churches/Khan el Khalili Bazaar - overnight sleeper train to Aswan. (B,L,D) (Option for Hotel and Flight upgrades, prices available on request)

Day 7: Aswan


After Breakfast on the Train we arrive in Aswan and start our sightseeing with a Felucca (small sailing boat) or Launch ride to the botanical gardens, on Elephantine Island.Check into our Cruise Ship for Lunch.Later we visit the High Dam and the Philae Temple.Evening at leisure to stroll the quaint streets and the local spices market of Aswan.(B,L,D)

Day 8: Aswan - Abu Simbul


An early departure by road (3 hours each way) for Abu Simbul and the great temple of Ramses and Nefertari. On return we sail for Luxor with a stop at Kom Ombo temple.(B,L,D)

Day 9: Nile Cruise


Relaxing day sailing along the fertile Nile Valley with a stop at Edfu Temple.(B,L,D)

Day 10: Luxor


Today we arrive in Luxor and start our sightseeing of the West Bank - The Colossi of Memnon/Valley of the Kings (3 tombs)/Temple of Queen Hatshipsuit. Evening Karnak Light and Sound Show. Later take the time to walk around this quaint city. (B,L,D)

15 DAYS Highlight Photos

Tour Includes


Meet and Assist at the airport
All transfers
Baggage Transfers
Deluxe A/C transport throughout
Hotels with Breakfast, Hotel taxes and service
Nile Dinner Cruise
Felucca/Launch Ride
Abu Simbul with sightseeing
Sightseeing with entry fees as mentioned
Services of an English Guide/Egyptologist
Nile Cruise with Full Board
2 Light and Sound Shows at Giza & Karnak
Lunches & dinners as indicated (L,D)

Tour Not Includes


Items of a personal nature
Entry Visas
Gratuities for Driver and Guide
Incidental Tips Housekeeping etc.
Meals not mentioned
Drinks of any kind
Any additional requests

Tour Highlights

Combine the wonders of ancient Egypt & Red Sea relaxation. Visit the incredible Pyramids of Giza, explore the Valley of the Kings in Luxor & then head to Hurghada to soak up the sun.

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