Special Egypt Trip 25 days / 24 nights

05 nights/ 06 days Cairo, and Saint Catherine

Day 01: Arrival / Feb, 6th

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.

Dinner at the hotel

Meals: Dinner

Day 02: Cairo /Pyramids / Feb. 7th

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.

*Entrance to the inside great pyramids of Giza is included

After lunch, at a local restaurant, you will be taken to Sakkara to see the very first pyramid ever built; the Step Pyramid of Djoser. You will also get the chance to see some fantastic mastabas, before heading off to the ancient capital of Egypt: Memphis. The Colossus of Ramses II dominates the museum here; do not forget your camera! After the visit, you will be driven to the Papyrus Institute where you will see how the ancient Egyptians made this forerunner to today’s paper; have a go at making it yourself; and get the opportunity to look at some fantastic examples of papyrus art, with no obligation to buy.

After this amazing trip through Egypt’s pharaonic past you will be driven back to your hotel.

Sound and light show trip to the pyramids ofGiza.
Transfer back to the hotel for over night
Meals: Breakfast – Lunch – Dinner

Day 03: Cairo/ Museum / Feb. 8th

It is said that Egypt is full of Pyramids and after breakfast you will get the opportunity to visit 2 more of them. You will be taken, in an air conditioned vehicle, to Dashur where you will see the two pyramids built by the Pharaoh Snefru. Not only will you be able to look at the Red Pyramid, the world’s first true pyramid, you will also have the opportunity to go inside it and gaze at the phenomenal corbelled ceilings in the 3 separate rooms. Next you will be able to stare at the wonder of the “Bent Pyramid”, so called due to the change in angle caused by the architect wanting to relieve the weight which was causing it to subside. In the near distance you will also see the Black Pyramid of Amenemhat III, inaccessible due to it being on army land.

After this day of exploring Old Kingdom pyramids you will be driven back to your hotel.
Meals: Breakfast – Lunch – Dinner

Day 05: Aswan hotel / Feb. 9th

After breakfast you will check out and our representative will escort you to the airport for your flight to Aswan. Upon arrival you will be met and assisted by our representative who will transfer you to your hotel to Aswan for check in then start escorted trip with your guide to visit the botanical garden of Aswan and the Nubian village including a visit to local school. Lunch will besevered at the Nubian restaurant – Then back to hotel.
Meals: Breakfast – Lunch-Dinner

Day 07: Aswan / Abu Simbel/ Feb. 10th

After breakfast,our representative will escort you to the airport for your flight to Abu Simbel – Upon arrival you will be met and assisted by our representative who will transfer you to the temple: Where you will be able to gaze in amazement at these phenomenal rock-cut temples built by Ramses II. During your 2 hour stay here you will be able to enter both temples; the Temple of Ramses and the Temple of Nefertari. Please note that photography is not allowed inside the 2 temples.

Once your visit here is over you will be transferred to Abu Simbel Airport for flight back to your hotel in Aswan

Meals: Breakfast – Dinner.

Day 06: Nile Cruise:Aswan/ Feb. 11th

After breakfast you will check out and our representative will escort you to your cruise
En route you will visit the High Dam; the world largest rock filled dam, and then a short sail to the Temple of Philae, moved to the island of Agilika after the waters of Lake Nasser flooded its original location. It is then back to your Cruise for Lunch and overnight
Meals: Breakfast – Lunch –Dinner

Day 08: Nile Cruise: KomOmbo And Edfu / Feb. 12th

A new day and your first breakfast on board as the boat sails majestically towards KomOmbo, where you will visit the Temple of KomOmbo, dedicated to the gods Horus and Sobek. After the visit you will be taken back to the boat for your lunch while it sails onward to Edfu, home of the best preserved temple in Egypt: the Temple of Horus. After your visit to this superb temple you will be taken back to the boat in plenty of time before it departs Edfu and sets sail for Esna.

Once you reach Esna you will watch as it sails through the Esna locks. Once through the locks the boat continues on its course towards Luxor, which it will reach after you have had dinner.

Meals: Breakfast – Lunch – Dinner

Day 09: Nile Cruise: Luxor/ Feb. 13th

An early breakfast and then it is time to visit the West Bank of Luxor: the tombs of the New Kingdom Pharaohs in the Valley of the Kings, including entrance to the tomb King tut ankh Amon and the magnificent temple of Queen Hatshepsut at Deir El-Bahri finishing with the immense Colossi of Memnon

After breakfast our air-conditioned vehicle will take you on your visit to After lunch, which you will have on board, you will visit the magnificent Karnack and Luxor Temples. Once your visit to these ancient Theban Temples is completed you return to the boat where your last dinner, upon this floating hotel, will be served.

Meals: Breakfast – Lunch – Dinner

Day 10: Luxor/ Feb. 14th

Early morning breakfast then pick up for hot air balloon to explore the west bank for luxor from above then back to your cruise to Check out from your cruise and transfer to hotel in Luxor

Then start special sightseeing tour to visit the tombs of the nobles and the MadinatHabu temple .Once your visit to these ancient Theban Tombs and Temples is completed you will be returned to your hotel.

Meals: Breakfast – Dinner

Day 11: DendaraAnd Abydos/ Feb. 15th

Today you will visit Dendara to see the Temple which was dedicated to the goddess Hathor, goddess of love and joy. Built in the time of the Ptolemy rulers of Egypt, around 125 BCE, it still has an intact roof where you can marvel at the beautiful ceiling that depicts the hours of the night and day, as well as the journey of the sun, the moon and the stars across the sky: one ceiling even has a plaster cast depiction of the signs of the zodiac.

Abydos, where the ancient Egyptians believed Osiris, lord of the underworld, was buried. Here you will visit the Temple of Seti I, which was built during the reign of Seti I and completed by his son, Ramses II.The paintings and reliefs on the walls of this temple are reckoned to be the best, and most beautifully, preserved in Egypt.

At the end of these visits you will be driven back to your Luxor hotel.

Meals: Breakfast – Dinner

Day 12: LuxorAndHurghada/ red sea / Feb. 16th

Your day starts with breakfast in your hotel followed by checkout. Afterwards you will be driven, in our air-conditioned vehicle, for the 3 hour trip to Hurghada, where you will check-in at your hotel upon arrival. The rest of the day belongs to you, but there will be opportunities for snorkelling, diving and other water sport activities.

Meals: Breakfast – Dinner

Day 13: Hurghada / Feb. 17th

A full free day for sunbathing, exploring, shopping, or taking up some of the many water sport activities that Hurghada has to offer

Meals: Breakfast – Dinner

Day 14: Hurghada / Feb. 18th

Another full day of free-time, perhaps some sunbathing, exploring, shopping, or taking up some of the many water sport activities that Hurghada has to offer.

Meals: Breakfast – Dinner

Day 15: Hurghada / Feb.19th

Another full day of free-time, perhaps some sunbathing, exploring, shopping, or taking up some of the many water sport activities that Hurghada has to offer.

Meals: Breakfast – Dinner

Day 16: Hurghada / Feb.20st

Another full day of free-time, perhaps some sunbathing, exploring, shopping, or taking up some of the many water sport activities that Hurghada has to offer.

Meals: Breakfast – Dinner

Day 17: Hurghada And Alexandria /Feb 21rd

Breakfast in the morning then check-out and then you will be driven to Hurghada airport for your flight back to Cairo. When you arrive to Cairo you will be met there by our representative who willassist you in transferring to Alexandria(220 KM )by our air-conditionedvehicle.You will then be taken to your hotel for check-in.Dinner at the hotel

Meals: Breakfast – Dinner

Day 18 Alexandria /Feb 22th

Your day starts with breakfast in your hotel followed by a visit to some of the sites that this beautiful city, originally built by Alexander the Great, has to offer. These include: The library of Alexandria , the roman amphitheatre,Pompey’s Pillar. And then to visit 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.

Lunch will be supplied at a local restaurant in the middle of this exciting tour, and at the end of the day you will be returned to your hotel.

Meals: Breakfast – Dinner

Day 19: Alexandria /Feb 23th

After breakfast the second part of your tour of Alexandria starts with a visit to the Citadel of Qaitbay, where, about 1480AD, the Mameluke Sultan Al-Ashraf Qaitbay fortified the site, which held the ruins of the Alexandria Lighthouse, and with successive improvements it now stands as a very prominent Citadel on the Mediterranean coastline, which is followed by a visit to the Alexandria national museum

You will then have lunch at a seafood restaurant overlooking the eastern port before being transferred back to Cairo in our air-conditioned vehicle, where you will check-in upon arrival.

Meals: Breakfast – Dinner

Day 20: Cairo/Feb. 24th

Breakfast at the hotel is followed by another full day tour, but this time you will spent the afternoon at the Egyptian Museum: gaze at the wonders of King Tutankhamen, including his golden death mask.

Lunch, at a local restaurant, then 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 the old market of Cairo (Khan El-Khalili) to test your haggling skills, and thenback to your hotel

Meals: Breakfast – Dinner

Day 21: Cairo /Feb 25th

Breaafast at the hotel – depart hotel to Visit to the pharanic village to see ways of ancient Egyptian life.

Then you will taken on a half day tour of Cairo famous Churches, including: The Hanging Church and the Church of 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. AT the end of this tour you will visit the famous bin Ezra synagogue

Then back to you hotel, dinner and overnight at the hotel

Dinner at hotel

Meals: Breakfast – Dinner

Day 22: Egypt And Jordan/Feb 26th

After breakfast you will check-out and then be transferred to Cairo Airport for your flight to Amman. Upon arrival at Amman Airport you will be met and assisted through immigration by our Jordan
representative. He will then help you with your luggage and transfer you to your hotel in Amman.

Meals: Breakfast – Dinner

Day 23: Madaba, Mt. Nebo, Kerak And Petra/Feb 27th

After breakfast it is time to check-out and then start your journey to Petra. En route you will visit Madaba, the city of Mosaics, which has the oldest known mosaic map of the holy land. After that you will view the Jordan Valley from the famous Mount Nebo. Next it is time to visit Kerak and see its magnificent castle, finally arriving in Petra where you will check-in to your hotel.

Meals: Breakfast – Dinner

Day 24: Petra And Amman / March 28th

You will check-out after breakfast and then set off to visit Jordan’s Jewel, “Petra”, a city that was fully carved out of the mountainsides. Upon arrival, you will takeon carriageor horseback ride through the Seuq, the only access to this city.

After this fantastic visit you will be driven to your hotel in Amman.

Meals: Breakfast – Dinner

Day 25: Final Departure fromAmman /March 1nd

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.

Meals: Breakfast

End Of Program

Tour Price

PER PERSON IN A FIVE STAR HOTEL AND NILE CRUISE
DOUBLE ROOM $3780 USD
Rate per child below 12 year sharing $2750USD
  • The above price is applicable for all year around except during the Easter and Christmas periods.
  • The tour package is private, with private guide and private transportation
  • The above price is without international airfare from home.

Egypt Package Rate Includes:

  • 06 night’s accommodation in Cairo at a 5 star hotel on Half board basis
  • 02 night’s accommodation in Aswan at a 5 star hotel on Half board basis
  • 03 night’s accommodation at a 5 star Nile cruise on Full board basis
  • 02 night’s accommodation in Luxor a 5 star hotel on Half board basis
  • 05 night’s accommodation in Hurghada at a 5 star hotel on Half board basis
  • 02 night’s accommodation in Alexandria at a 5 star hotel on Half board basis
  • All transfers as per above mentioned program
  • Private and personalized sightseeing shore excursions for 3 nights on the cruise
  • Private English speaking guides as per the itinerary
  • Entrance fees for all sightseeing
  • Domestic flights: Cairo to Aswan and Hurghada to Cairo
  • Domestic flights: Aswan- Abu Simbel / Abu Simbel Aswan
  • Visit to Abu Simbel temples
  • Sound and light show to the pyramids
  • International flight: Cairo to Amman
  • All applicable taxes
  • Private and deluxe air conditioned vehicle for all transportation
  • Arrival/departure assistance
  • Meals: 22 breakfasts – 9 lunches– 21 Dinners
  • Luggage handling at airports and hotels

Egypt Package Rate Excludes:

  • Tipping for guides, driver,Nile cruise crew etc….
  • Personal expenses (laundry, telephone calls, etc…
  • Beverages during meals
  • Entry visa
  • Personal travel insurance
  • International airfare
  • Any other items which are not included in the above package

Jordan Package Rate Includes:

  • 2 night’s accommodation in Amman at a 5 star hotel on half board basis (breakfast and dinner included)
  • 1 night’s accommodation in Petra at a 5 star hotel on half board basis (breakfast and dinner included)
  • All transfers as per above mentioned program
  • Private English speaking guides as per the itinerary
  • Entrance fees for all sightseeing
  • Carriage or Horseback ride in Petra
  • All applicable taxes
  • Private and deluxe air conditioned vehicle for all transportation
  • Arrival/departure assistance
  • Luggage handling at airports and hotels
  • Meals: 3breakfasts – 3 Dinners.

Jordan Package Rate Excludes:

  • Excursions, including transportation and guide, not included in the above package
  • Tipping for guides, driver, Nile cruise crew, etc…
  • Personal expenses (laundry, telephone calls, etc…)
  • Beverages during meals
  • Jordan Entry Visa
  • Personal Travel Insurance
  • Any other items which are not included in the above package

Notes:

  • Cruise program could be changed due to cruise line program or navigational circumstances; but the visits will remain the same.
  • We will not pay expenses caused by force majeure reasons and by factors beyond our control like flight delays, roadblocks, political disturbances, natural calamities etc.
  • The above is only an offer and we are not holding any booking. Booking would be subject to availability once confirmed by you along with the date of travel and guest details.

Special Package Terms & Conditions:

  • Prices are net. All prices are subject to reconfirmation and accommodation is subject to availability on confirmation.
  • All reservations must be forwarded via email or fax, and reconfirmed by us via email or fax.
  • Any amendment to confirmed service will be charged extra for each amendment. For all services, no show fee is 100%. All unused services will not be refunded. In case of cancellation or amendment any extra charge applied by supplier will be levied on the customer.
  • Children are subject to charges as per hotel and cruise boat rules; i.e. there is no charge for children under 2 years of age at the end of package, and children under 12 years of age, at the end of the package, have a reduction of 50%.
  • All services will be invoiced at time of confirmation. Full payment is to be made prior to first service. Service vouchers will be given only on receipt of full amount.