Explore Egypt in 10 days Cairo & Aswan - Luxor & Alex & Fayoum & GEM

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  • Explore Egypt in 10 days Cairo & Aswan - Luxor & Alex & Fayoum & GEM
  • Explore Egypt in 10 days Cairo & Aswan - Luxor & Alex & Fayoum & GEM
  • Explore Egypt in 10 days Cairo & Aswan - Luxor & Alex & Fayoum & GEM
  • Explore Egypt in 10 days Cairo & Aswan - Luxor & Alex & Fayoum & GEM
  • Explore Egypt in 10 days Cairo & Aswan - Luxor & Alex & Fayoum & GEM

Overview

About the Tour 

A unique Cairo and Nile cruise package enjoying ancient Cairo and a fascinating Nile Cruise in an unforgettable 10 day tour. Visit the most ancient sites in Cairo, Luxor and Aswan with Explore Egypt Tours Team.

Day 01: Arrival (Welcome to Egypt)

Welcome to Cairo, Egypt (Around the Clock).

Our Rep. will assist you at Cairo International Airport and provide the Entry Visa.

Then Transfer to your hotel in Cairo (Mercure Cairo Le Sphinx Hotel)by exclusive air-conditioned deluxe  Car. Overnight in Cairo at your 5-star hotel.

 

Itinerary 

Day 02 (Giza Pyramids, Great Sphinx & Saqqara & Memphis)

You will be met by our private Egyptologist English speaking guide at your hotel to accompany you by air condition car to visit The Pyramids of Giza the eternal resting places of the pharaohs of the 4th dynasty. You will visit the three famous pyramids of Giza Plateau and the smaller pyramids of the Princess and Queens and the sphinx.

then you will go ahead to visit the Complex of Saqqara more ancient site than that of Giza contains tombs and The Step Pyramid of Djoser which consider the first stone work ever done in History at the 3rd dynasty, Pyramid of Teti and the pyramids text, and the nobles tombs where you will enjoy the daily life scenes of Ancient Egyptians.

Then you will move to visit Memphis which was founded around 3100 BC, is the legendary city of Menes.

 

Day 03 (Cairo Egyptian Museum & Citadel of Saladdin)

You will be met by our private Egyptologist English speaking guide at your hotel to accompany you by a private A/C car to visit The Egyptian Museum which exhibited thousands of objects ranges from prehistoric era to the Greco–Roman period. It has actually been calculated that if you spend one minute at each exhibit it will take nine months to see the whole collection!

Then you will move to visit the outstanding Citadel of Saladdin, a great witness of the medieval periods where you will visit the mosque of Mohamed Ali, the founder of modern Egypt, and his mosque is a Turkish style mosque and called the Alabaster mosque.  

 

Day 04: Aswan (The High Dam, the Unfinished Obelisk and Philae Temple)

Fly from Cairo – Aswan,  the Nile Cruise

Our rep will pick you up to Cairo airport for your flight Cairo to Aswan. You will check in 5 Stars Nile Cruise and then you will be met, private Egyptologist English speaking guide to visit The High Dam, which built by the president Naser.

Then move to visit The Unfinished Obelisk, it supposed to be the largest obelisk in ancient time, and then visit and Philae Temple, dedicated the goddesses of love Isis.

Sailing and overnight on board.

 

Day 05 (Kom Ombo Temple & Edfu Temple)

Visit Kom Ombo Temple, the temple divided into 2 temples with 2 entrances; one dedicated to God Horus the falcon and the other dedicated to Sobek the crocodile.

Then the cruise moves on to visit the funerary Edfu Temple, dedicated to god Horus the falcon god of protection

 

Day 06 Nile Cruise Luxor (Valley of the Kings & Hatshepsut Temple & colossi of Memnon)

Visit The Valley of the Kings, the largest burial ground in ancient Egypt. You will visit 3 of the best-preserved tombs of the new kingdom.

Move on to visit the funerary Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, the longest reigning female pharaoh of an indigenous Egyptian dynasty.

Then you will move to visit the two colossi of Memnon, the all that remain of the mortuary temple of Amenhotep III.

And then you will visit Karnak complex was dedicated to the Theben traid of Amon-Re, his consort Mut and their son Konsou.

Transfer to Luxor airport to catch the flight to Cairo and overnight.

 

Day 07 Alexandria (The Catacomb & Pompey’s Pillar & library of Alexandria)

Our guide will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo or Giza early and will take you in a comfortable air conditioned vehicle to start your private day tour to Alexandria. After 3 hours driving you will arrive Alexandria.

You will start your day tour at the Catacomb which has three levels underground with beautiful reliefs depict the mixture of Greek, Roman and ancient Egyptian styles.

than that you head to Pompey’s Pillar which has nothing to do with pompey and our guide will tell you about that.

Then we stop for lunch including fish, chicken or vegetarian options.

After lunch, visit the new library of Alexandria. The ancient library of Alexandria was the largest in the world,

Then that we go back to Cairo

 

Day 08 Fayoum (Wadi El-Rayan & Gabal El-Medawara & Lake of Qaroun)

You will start your day early by air conditioned car from your hotel in Cairo to Al Fayoum, located 90 km from the capital city of Cairo, for the adventurers you will visit Wadi El-Rayan,  then you will go ahead  to reach Gabal El-Medawara for hiking option overlooking the magic lake.

Then you will visit Lake of Qaroun one of the most important ancient natural lakes, where the people go to enjoy and relax, fishing and water sports. And you will get your Lunch at Shakshouk village where you can enjoy the local food especially fish (Mousa Fish).

Then you will drive back to your hotel in Cairo.

 

Day 09 Unique day tour in Cairo (Grand Egyptian Museum)

Be one of the first how visit the Egyptian museum with special permission.

Our tour guide will pick up you to start your tour from your hotel in either Cairo or Giza at 9 o'clock in the morning, and then you head to the Grand Egyptian museum to enjoy it with special tour inside the conservation labs and the grand hall of the museum. You will spend 2 hours inside visiting the artifacts that they moved from the old Egyptian museum. You will see how they try hard to restore the artifacts, and to see for the first time some the master pieces that nobody had seen it before.

Then drive back to your hotel.

 

Day 10 

Free time before your flight and check out then transfer to Cairo airport for your departure flight.

Important Info

Tour Highlights 

Cairo

Giza Pyramids

- Saqqara 

- Memphis 

- Egyptian Museum 

- Citadel of Saladdin 

- GEM 

Alexandria 

Catacomb 

- Pompey's Pillar

- Library of Alexandria 

Fayoum 

Wadi El- Rayan 

- Wadi El- Hitan 

- Gabal El- Medawara 

Luxor 

- Valley of the kings

- Hatshepsut Temple 

- Colossi of Memnon 

Aswan 

- Unfinished Obelisk 

- Philae Temple

- High Dam 

- Kom Ombo Temple 

- Edfu Temple 

 

Included

  • English-speaking tour guide
  • All transfers by Private air-conditioned car
  • Domestic flight tickets from Cairo to Aswan
  • Domestic flight tickets from Luxor to Cairo
  • Accommodation for 7  nights in 5 stars hotel in Cairo
  • Accommodation 3 nights in 5 stars deluxe cruise full Board
  • Entrance fees to all sites as indicated on the itinerary
  • Lunch at a good quality local restaurant
  • Visit the Local Egyptian industry museums and shops (Papyrus, Perfume, Cotton …)
  • Bottled water during your tours
  • All service charges and taxes

Excluded

  • International Air Fair
  • Visa entry 
  • Optional tours and activities
  • Any entrance fees for special places
  • Personal spending
  • Tipping

Tour Prices

Tour Prices:

 

 Hotel 4*

Per Person  May - Sep  Oct - April
Double 1244 $ 1199 $
Single 1426 $ 1384 $

   Hotel 5*

Per Person  May - Sep  Oct - April
Double 1409 $ 1319 $
Single 1670 $ 1526 $

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