Short Nile Vacation

Itinerary
day 1:Arrival to Cairo International Airport
cairo-overnighttours representative will be waiting for you at the airport with your name on a sign, he will help to finish the arrival procedures then will escort you to your Hotel and help you with a very smooth Check – In
Day 2: Giza Pyramids, and the Egyptian Museum – travel to Aswan
cairo-overnighttours representative will accompany you from your hotel to an excursion where you will enjoy the sight of the great Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinus, followed by a stop at the Sphinx; an ancient symbol of the pharos wisdom and strength embodied in a huge sculpture of a pharaoh’s head on a lion’s body. After a stop for lunch at a local restaurant, the tour continues to the Egyptian museum of Antiquities, which houses the world’s largest, most precious, and rare collection of genuine artifacts, over 250,000 piece are displayed dating back to 5000 years including an exhibit of the treasure collection of king Tutankhamen that had been sealed in his tomb for more than 3500 years and undiscovered until the early 20th century. Afterwards you will be accompanied by cairo-overnighttours Travel representative to Giza Railway station to travel to Aswan by the sleeper train, overnight on board. Breakfast, Lunch, and dinner .
Day 3:Arrival to Aswan to start your Nile Cruise
Breakfast will be served on board. Upon arrivalcairo-overnighttours representative will accompany you from the station to the Nile cruise to check in, then you will be transferred from your Nile cruise to visit the High Dam which is located very near from Aswan the Dam was Built in the 1960s, it was a great achievement of President Abdel-Nasser, from the dam you can see Lake Nasser which was created after the dam was built. Then you will be transferred to visit the unfinished Obelisk. Afterward you will be transferred to take the motor boat to the Island where you will explore the Philae Temple built in honor of God Isis. In the afternoon cairo-overnighttours representative will accompany you from your Nile cruise to sail on a felucca for one hour heading to the Elephantine Island where you will visit the Botanical Garden; this garden was used by Lord Kitchener as a place to rest, the garden contains plants from all over the world. Sail back to your Nile Cruise. The cruise will sail in the evening towards Kom Ombo. Breakfast, Lunch, and dinner
Day 4: Tour to Kom Ombo Temple & Edfu Temple
cairo-overnighttours tour guide will accompany you from your Nile cruise to visit the Temple of Kom Ombo (45 Kilometers drive form Aswan) this temple was built to Honor the god of fertility Crocodile – headed Sobek, and the Falcon – headed Horus. Its uniqueness is revealed in its double entrance for both deities. Then the Boat will start sailing to Edfu where you will get the chance to visit the Horus temple in Edfu; it is considered to be one of the well preserved temples in Egypt. Afterwards you will get back to the boat to sail to Luxor and overnight there. Breakfast, Lunch, and dinner
Day 5:Tour to West Bank in Luxor
cairo-overnighttours representative will pick you up and accompany you from your Nile Cruise by an air conditioned deluxe to visit the west bank of the river Nile where you will enjoy the sight of the two statues of Memnon on the way to the Valley of the Kings. In the Valley of the Kings you will visit three tombs, outstanding tombs carved into the desert rock, those discovered tombs has very rich decorations and were filled with treasures for the pharaohs afterlife. The trip will continue by a visit to Hatshepsut Temple at El Deir El Bahary. The queen Hatshepsut was the only female pharaoh, and the temple dedicated to her is as exceptional as she was, rising up in a series of terraces from the yellow desert. Then the tour continues to visit the temple of Karnak, The temple was dedicated to God Amon, his wife Mut, and their son khonsu, a great example of worship, as it is the largest in history. This grand temple is actually a complex of several temples, built more than two thousand years ago by many generations of pharos, one after the other. A forest of giant pillars exists within Karnak temple called the great “hypostyle hall. Afterwards you will be transferred to visit Luxor Temple which is located in the Heart of Luxor City, then you will be transferred back to your Nile Cruise. Breakfast, Lunch, and dinner
Day 6:Departure from Luxor Airport
cairo-overnighttours representative will be waiting for you at the Hotel he will accompany you to the airport where there will be one of cairo-overnighttours Airport staff who will help you to check into your plane, we wish you a happy flight. Breakfast
Tour Includes
  • 01 Night accommodation on BB basis at Cairo.
  • 01 Night accommodation on the sleeping train from Cairo to Aswan on Half board basis
  • 03 Nights’ accommodation on FB basis. Including the cruise sightseeing as per our itinerary with local English speaking guides.
  • Meet & assist at Cairo, Aswan, and Luxor by our representatives.
  • All Transfers as per itinerary
  • All Sightseeing as per itinerary.
  • Service charge, portage, tax and vat.
Tour Excludes
  • Egypt Entry Visa
  • Flight Ticket
  • No Lunch on boat on the disembarkation day.
  • No lunch during tour in Cairo.
  • Entrance inside the Solar Boat, Pyramids & Mummy Room at Egyptian Museum.
  • Tips, Drinks, Extra meals, laundry, phone calls or any personal expenses..
  • Any service not mentioned in our included items.
Prices
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Additional Info

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  • Duration: 6 Days /5 Nights
  • Destination: Luxor & Cairo& Aswan