Attractions - Nile Cruise - Felucca ride - Over night Train - Elephantine Island - Experience village Life - Camp over night in the Desert - Visit many Historic Ancient sites, including the Great Pyramids, the Sphinx, the Valley of the Kings
Places we Visit - Cairo - Aswan - Kom Ombo - Edfu - Esna - Luxor - Bahariva Oasis - White desert - Black Desert
Day 1- CAIRO Arrive Cairo international airport. Our Representative will be inside the Arrival Hall to help with customs procedures. Transfer to your hotel.
Day2B/D -CAIRO After Breakfast your guide will outline your exciting tour of Egypt. This is followed by a tour of the Egyptian Museum (which houses over 100,000 relics) including the magnificent treasures of King Tutankhamun ( room of the Mummies not included). Next a tour of the Great Pyramids & the Sphinx - which ends at the open air Museum of Khan El Khalili. You’ll be transferred to the station at 7.00 pm for your overnight journey on a sleeper train to Aswan.
Day3 B/L/D - CAIRO & ASWAN You’ll be met at Aswan & transferred to your Nile Cruise. Your first stop is the Phila temple, then on to High dam & the Granite quarries. This is followed by a sail on a felucca and you'll visit Elephantine Island. A transfer back to the Nile Cruise in time for dinner. The Cruise will continue on to Kom Ombo.
Day4 B/L/D - KOM OMBO & EDFU-ESNA Visit Kom Ombo temple of Sobek & Haroeris. Sail to Edfu & visit the temple of Edfu & then on to Esna.
Day5 B/L/D - LUXOR Luxor, has been called the "world's greatest open-air museum, visiting East Bank, Luxor & Karnak temples dedicated to the Pharoah Amun, free time for shopping.
Day6 B/D - LUXOR & CAIRO Visit the West Bank – the Colossi of Memnon. The Valley of the Kings & the Temple of Queen Hatshpsut. In the evening transfer to Luxor airport to take a flight back to Cairo, where you’ll be met & transferred to your hotel.
Day7 B - CAIRO & BAHARIVA OASIS After breakfast transfer to Bahariya Oasis. Experience the old village with its charming palms groves & fruit trees. By sunset visit 'The English House' (the ruin on the hill) & enjoy the magnificent panoramic view. In the evening join the bustle of village life as you roam the colorful village and shops.
Day8 B/D - WHITE DESERT Visit the Golden valley of mummies. You will move from the white desert to the black desert & visit the Valley of El Haize with its hot spring. Next you’ll visit Crystal Mountain & the amazing volcanic rocks in the Valley of Agabat. The desert experience is heightened by a ethnic BBQ, followed by an overnight camp in the mystical White Desert.
Day9 B - WHITE DESERT & CAIRO After breakfast you’ll visit the hot springs, until your transfer to Luxor airport for your flight back to Cairo. Day10 B - CAIRO A free day for shopping & leisure until your transfer to Cairo Airport for your ongoing flight.
Ex Cairo from $1995 NZ Twin Share
Single Supplement $690 NZ
- This Tour not only provides the magic of Egypt with its Ancient Culture, History & Architecture, it also offers an experience of tranquility only felt in the mystical Desert.Kick back as you take in the scenery while you cruise down the romantic River Nile.In this Tour you will travel by boat, land and train.
Cairo Egyptian Museum
Khan El Khalili Market
Kom Ombo Temple of Sobek & Haroeris
Temple of Edfu
Luxor & Karnak Temples
Colossi of Memnon
Valley of the Kings
Temple of Queen Hatshpsut
"The English House"
3 nights - Cairo 1 night - overnight Sleeper Train 3 nights - cruise 1 night - Bahariya 1 night - camp in the White Desert
Tips & gratuities. Not Obligatory
Entry Visa to Egypt
Entrance inside the Pyramids,
the Solar Boat at the Pyramids
Visit of the Mummies Room at the Egyptian Museum
All beverages during the meals (Mineral water, Soft drinks, Alcoholic drinks…etc.)
All expenses of personal nature (Telephones, Laundry, extras…etc.)