Isis program – The Best of Egypt in 12 days

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  • Isis program – The Best of Egypt in 12 days
  • Isis program – The Best of Egypt in 12 days
  • Isis program – The Best of Egypt in 12 days
  • Isis program – The Best of Egypt in 12 days
  • Isis program – The Best of Egypt in 12 days
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"Cairo & Luxor & Aswan (Nile cruise) and Alexandria package"

Enjoying the charming Cairo and a fascinating Nile Cruise and the Greek Roman civilization in Alexandria.

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 by air-conditioned Car.

Overnight in Cairo at your (5 star hotel)

 

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 Alexandria (Over day)
(The Catacomb & Pompey’s Pillar & library of Alexandria)

Our guide will pick you up from your hotel early 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. Then 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 you will drive back to your hotel in Cairo.

Day 05 Fly from Cairo – Luxor (The Nile Cruise)
08 Days / 07 Nights program

Every Monday Luxor / Aswan / Luxor

Our rep will pick you up to Cairo airport for your flight Cairo to Luxor. You will check in 5 Stars Nile Cruise and then you will be met, private Egyptologist English speaking guide. Embarkation & Lunch & Afternoon Tea
Belly Dance Show & Dinner & Overnight in Luxor

 

Day 06 (Valley of the Kings & Hatshepsut Temple)
West Bank:  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.

Sail to Esna & Lunch & Afternoon Tea & Dinner & Overnight in Esna.

 

Day 07 (Edfu Temple)
Breakfast 
Then the cruise moves on to visit the funerary Edfu Temple, dedicated to god Horus the falcon god of protection

Lunch & Sail to Kom Ombo

Afternoon Tea & Dinner

Galabya party & overnight in Kom Ombo

 

Day 08 (Kom Ombo Temple) 
Breakfast & Sail to Asw an & Lunch 

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.

Afternoon Tea & Dinner & Nubian Folkloric Show & overnight in Aswan

 

Day 09 (Felucca boat)

Free Morning & Breakfast & Lunch & Sailing on the Nile by felucca boat around Agha Khan Mausoleum & Afternoon Tea & Dinner & Overnight in Aswan.

 

Day 10  (The High Dam & Unfinished Obelisk & Philae Temple
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.
Afternoon tea & sail to Luxor  & Dinner & Overnight in Esna.

 

Day 11 (Karnak & Luxor Temples)

Sail to Luxor & Breakfast & Lunch 
Visit Karnak complex was dedicated to the Theben traid of Amon-Re, his consort Mut and their son Konsou. & and the attractive Temple of Luxor

Afternoon Tea & Dinner & Overnight in Luxor.

 

Day 12 (Disembarkation)

Breakfast & Disembarkation then fly to Cairo and transfer to Cairo airport for your departure flight.

With Explore Egypt Tours Team.

Important Info

Important Information

 

What is Including:

  • English-speaking Egyptologist tour guide.
  • Private air-condition car during your stay in Cairo & Alexandria & Fayoum.
  • Domestic flight tickets from Cairo to Luxor.
  • Accommodation for 4 nights in 5 stars hotel in Cairo
  • Accommodation 7 nights / 8 days in 5 stars deluxe cruise full Board.
  • Entrance fees to all sites as indicated on the itinerary. 
  • Lunch at good quality local restaurants.
  • Visit the Local Egyptian industry museums and shops (Papyrus, Perfume, Cotton …).
  • Bottled water during your tours.
  • All service charges and applicable taxes included

 

 

What is Excluding:

  • International Airfare
  • Personal Spending
  • Any Sightseeing not in the itinerary
  • Tipping.

Tour Prices

Tour Prices:

 

 Hotel 4*

Per Person  May - Sep  Oct - April
Double  1068 $ 1171 $
Single 1237 $ 1502 $

   Hotel 5*

Per Person  May - Sep  Oct - April
Double  1206$  1241 $
Single  1458 $  1514 $