Day 01: Arrive Cairo
Welcome to Egypt and the start of your holiday! Arrive Cairo, our representative will meet and greet you at Cairo International Airport, just before passport control with a sign in your name. He’ll assist with visa purchase, fast track you through passports, collect luggage, assist with customs and deliver you to our driver, then you will be driven to your hotel overnight – Cairo.
Day 02: Cairo Highlights
After having your breakfast, 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, also you will enjoy camel ride from 20 to 30 minutes from the panoramic Area, to take the best shots ever!Followed by Lunch in an Egyptian restaurant, later on you will visit the Egyptian Museum where most of the fabulous treasures of the Pharaohs are kept: gaze at the wonders of King Tutankhamen, including his golden death mask; lose yourself in the many rooms and galleries, where thousands of artefacts are awaiting your visit.
At the evening you will enjoy a Nile River dinner cruise aboard one of elegant cruising restaurants sailing following dinner is live entertainment provided by a spectacular belly dancing and folklore show. The cruise floats for 2 hours, then transfer to your hotel, overnight Cairo.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 03: Alexandria
We will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo, to enjoy amazing Day Trip to Alexandria from Cairo. First, visit Pompey’s Pillar. It was constructed in an honor of Emperor Diocletian at the end of the 4th century. Originally from the temple of the Serapis, it was once a magnificent structure rivalling the Soma and the Caesarean. Then drive to visit the Catacombs of Kom El Shokafa which are the largest Roman Cemetery consisting of three levels cut in the rock. Lunch at local restaurant in Alexandria, then proceed to see the Qaitbay Citadel which was built on the site of the ancient pharaohs (lighthouse) of Alexandria then, to Bibliotheca Alexandria. Finally you will be transferred back to your hotel in Cairo.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch.
Day 04: Luxor Highlights
After having your breakfast, you will be picked up from your hotel in Cairo, then you will be transferred to Cairo Airport to catch your flight to Luxor, Arrive Luxor, our Guide will be waiting for you outside the Airport and then youwill start your Luxor excursion by visiting the Valley of the Kings, the magnificence of the grandeur of architecture which was used for burial, there are many kings buried in this valley. Move on to visit the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, which was built by Queen Hatshepsut, daughter of Thutmosis I, who ruled Egypt about 20 years during the 18th Dynasty (approximately 1490-1469 B.C), the only pharaonic woman who reigned ancient Egypt. You will pass by the colossi of Memnon which are remains of the mortuary temple of Amenhotep III. Continue driving to the east bank of Luxor to enjoy having your lunch at a local restaurant, before moving to visit Karnak Temples, the greatest example of worship in the history, dedicated to the God Amon, his wife Mut and their son Khonsu. End your tour by visiting the Temple Of Luxor, it was built by Amenhotep III in 18th Dynasty in the New Kingdomand it was completed by Ramesses II during the 19th Dynasty. Later you will be transferred to your Hotel, overnight Luxor.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 05: Edfu & KomOmbo
We will pick you up from your hotel in Luxor then you will be transferred by air-conditioned modern van to Edfu, Upon arrival in Edfu, proceed to visit the majestic temple dedicated to Horus which is considered by most to be the best preserved cult temple in Egypt. According to the Egyptian myths, it was the place where the falcon-headed god Horus revenged the murder of his father Osiris by killing Seth, then transfer to see to the Temple of KomOmbo standing on high grounds overlooking the Nile. It differs from other temples because of its double entrance, each one is dedicated to divinity: “Haroeris” with his falcon head and “Sobek “with his crocodile head. The Temple of KomOmbo was built on the honor of two deities the crocodile-headed Sobek, god of fertility and creator of the world, and Haroeris or the ancient falcon-headed Horus. Also, KomOmbo’s importance lies in its huge sugar-cane, later you will be transferred to your Hotel, overnight Luxor.
Day 06: Dendera& Abydos
In the morning we will pick you up from your hotel in Luxor to discover the ancient sites. First, visit Abydos, the ancient Egyptian believed of God (Lord of the underworld) to be buried there. The temple was built by King Seti I, and completed by King Ramsess II, known as the temple of Seti I. It is located in Abydos city about 420 km to the south of Cairo in Sohag Government, and 135 km from Luxor . The paintings of the Gods and Pharaohs on the walls of the Osiris Temple at Abydos are among the most beautifully preserved in Egypt. Then continue to Dendera to visit the Temple of Hathor, goddess of love and joy. The temple is located in Dendera which is situated at the north of Luxor,Later you will be transferred to your Hotel, overnight Luxor.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 07: Departure
Enjoy breakfast at your hotel in Cairo, with some free time before your flight. After check out, you’ll be escorted to Cairo International Airport for final departure.