5 nights/ 6 days Cairo, Alexandria, and Luxor
Day 01: Arrival
Welcome to Cairo! Your tour begins when you are greeted by our representative who will assist you through immigration and customs formalities. After you have collected your luggage he will then take you, in our deluxe vehicle, to your Cairo hotel.
Day 02: Cairo
Breakfast at the hotel is followed by a full day tour. In the morning you will be driven to see the Pyramids of Giza and the Great Sphinx: the most famous monuments of not only ancient Egypt, but of the entire ancient world! These massive stone structures were built around 4,500 years ago on a rocky desert plateau close to the Nile.
After lunch, at a local restaurant, you will be taken to thePharaonic Village is Egypt’s historic park. It’s a unique place where Egypt’s entire history is explained in 2 to 3 hours including our ancient history as well as our modern history. Visiting The Pharaonic Village is recommended to be at the beginning of the trip to Egypt. It is located on an island in the Nile, just 3 miles south of the center of Cairo. In this village you are transported by floating amphitheaters, and a hundred actors and actresses demonstrate scenes from ancient Egypt (Papyrus making, sculpting, home building….etc.).
After this amazing trip through Egypt’s pharaonic past you will be driven to attend the Sound and Light Spectacular Show of the Giza Pyramids of Cheops, Chefren and Mykerinusfor one hour, then back to your hotel.
Day 03: Cairo
Breakfast at the hotel is followed by another full day tour, but this time you will spent the forenoon at the Egyptian Museum: gaze at the wonders of King Tutankhamen, including his golden death mask; stare upon the mummies of some of Egypt’s ancient pharaohs (optional); lose yourself in the many rooms and galleries, where thousands of artefacts are awaiting your visit.After lunch, at a local restaurant, you will be taken to the Citadel of Saladin, the fortress built between 1176 and 1183 AD, to protect Cairo from the Crusaders and rebuilt by Muhammad Ali Pasha, whose mosque is a “must see”. From here you will be taken on a tour of Cairo famous Churches, including: The Hanging Church and the Church of St. George the Martyr, 2 churches built into the walls of the Fort of Babylon and its remains could be Cairo’s oldest structures; and the Church of Abu Serga (St. Sergius), where, it is said, the Holy Family took shelter in a cave, with the church being erected her to commemorate this. This whole area is a world famous destination for Pilgrims.
Before being driven back to your hotel you will have the opportunity to visit the old market of Cairo (Khan El-Khalili) to test your haggling skills.
In the evening enjoy Nile cruise dinner, which lasts for 2 hours, sailing on the Nile with Folkloric Shows and Belly Dancers. At the end of this cruise you will be driven back to your hot
Day 04: Luxor
After breakfast you will check out and our representative will escort you to the airport for your flight to Luxor. Upon arrival you will be met by our representative who will start your full day tour with a trip to the West Bank of Luxor: the tombs of the New Kingdom Pharaohs in the Valley of the Kings; the tombs of princes in the Valley of the Queens; the magnificent temple of Queen Hatshepsut at Deir El-Bahri finishing with the immense Colossi of Memnon.
After lunch, at a local restaurant, you will be taken to the magnificent Karnak and Luxor Temples. Once your visit to these ancient Theban Temples is complete you will driven back to Luxor airport for your flight back to Cairo, where our representative will take you to your hotel.
Your day starts with breakfast in your hotel followed by a drive, in our air-conditioned vehicle, to Alexandria. Your visit to this beautiful city, originally built by Alexander the Great, includes a trip to the Roman Amphitheatre, which every town in the ancient Roman Empire had; the Alexandria Library, and fort of quait bay from outside,; and finally having lunch at the Montazah Gardens, a private park where world leaders often meet, 150 acres of numerous trees, palms, and flowers which overlook many bays and beaches, and at the end of the day you will have a tired, but fulfilled, drive back to Cairo.
Day 06: Final Departure
Your final day starts with breakfast at the hotel followed by check-out. You will then be transferred to the airport for your final departure.
End of Program
|Travelers 2-5||Travelers 5-10||Travelers 10-15||Travelers 15-20||Travelers 20-50|
|Per Person In Double room||$950||$900||$840||$790||$750|
- Above prices are WITHOUT international airfare
- Above prices are applicable all year: except for the Easter and Christmas periods
- A private tour with private guide and private transportation
- 5 night’s accommodation in Cairo at a 5 star hotel on bed and breakfast basis.
- All transfers as per above mentioned program
- Private English speaking Egyptologist guides as per the itinerary
- Entrance fees for all sightseeing
- All applicable taxes
- Private and deluxe air conditioned vehicle for all transportation
- Meals: 5 breakfasts + 4 lunches+ 2 Dinner
- Arrival/departure assistance.
- Domestic flights: Cairo to Luxor and Luxor to Cairo
- Luggage handling at airports and hotels
- Entry visa, USD 15 per person.
- Tipping for guides, driver,Nile cruise crew etc….
- Personal expenses (laundry, telephone calls, etc…
- Full board meals supplement, USD 100 per person