Treasures of Egypt - 12 Days/11 Nights: 4 Nights Cairo; 3 Nights Nile Cruise; 1 Night Luxor & 3 Nights Hurgada (Red Sea)
Retail Value: $9,000
Upon arrival at Cairo International Airport we will be met and assisted through immigration and customs then transferred to our hotel.
DAY 2, WEDNESDAY-CAIRO
Today we visit the great Pyramids of Giza and their guardian Sphinx, Memphis-first capital of the ancient kingdom to see the statue of Ramses II then to Sakkara to see the Step pyramid. Overnight at our hotel (BREAKFAST+ LUNCH)
DAY 3, THURSDAY-CAIRO-
(BL) This morning we visit the Egyptian Museum which houses the treasures of King Tut then to the Citadel of Salah Eldien and Khan El Khalili Bazaar. Overnight at our hotel
DAY 4, FRIDAY-ASWAN
This morning we are transferred to Cairo Airport for our flight to Aswan.. Then we will be escorted to embark on the Nile cruise ship-our floating hotel for the next five days. After lunch, we sail by ‘felucca’ a traditional Nile sailing boat, to view Kitchener Island and the Agha Khan Mausoleum.
Overnight in Aswan. (BREAKFAST+ LUNCH + DINNER)
DAY 5, SATURDAY-KOMOMBO/EDFO
Today we visit the impressive Aswan High Dam and its huge lake, and the Temple of Philae. Then we cruise to Komombo to visit the Temple shared by the Gods Sobek & Haroeris.Tonight we enjoy a special costume party featuring Native Egyptian and pharaonic style. Overnight in Edfo. (BREAKFAST+ LUNCH + DINNER)
DAY 6, SUNDAY-ESNA/LUXOR
This morning we explore the Temple of Horus, the falcon god. Then we sail to Esna and continue sailing to Luxor. Overnight in Luxor. (BREAKFAST+ LUNCH+ DINNER)
DAY 7, MONDAY- TRANSFER TO LUXOR HOTEL
Breakfast at our hotel, then transfer for our day tour ,
Today we explore the wondrous Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut’s Temple, and the Colossi of Memnon. This afternoon we visit Karnak Temple and Luxor Temple. Overnight in our Luxor hotel. (B)
DAY 8, TUESDAY-LUXOR/HURGADA
Today we will be transferred to Hurgada for 3 nights.(MEALS BREAKFAST). Over night at HURGADA
DAY 9- DAY 10 HURGADA (RED SEA)
To enjoy the Crystal clear waters, colored fish, snorkeling, fishing, Golfing, the sunny sandy beaches and the water sports. Option tours, Camel ride, desert safari and Bedouin tent (BREAKFAST)
Day 11, FRIDAY- HURGADA /CAIRO. Today we will be transferred to the airport for our flight back to Cairo. Overnight in Cairo. (BREAKFAST)
Then Transfer to our Airport Hotel
DAY 12, SATURDAY –CAIRO-DEPART CAIRO
Today we will be transferred to Cairo International Airport for our flight back home.
5 Star Hotel in Cairo: Nile Dolphin or similar for cruise; Marriot or similar in Hurgada.
Includes: All Transfers and meals as per the Itinerary; all domestic flights inside Egypt; all entrance fees.
English speaking guide as assigned on the tour
PLEASE NOTE THAT PICK UP FROM THE HOTEL TO THE AIRPORT FOR INTERNATIONAL FLIGHT IS TWO AND HALF HOURS PRIOR TO DEPARTURE, WHILE THE PICK UP FOR DOMESTIC FLIGHTS IS ONE AND HALF HOUR PRIOR TO DEPARTURE.
****All option tours are extra and do not include in the cost of the tour
Terms and Conditions: PST/GST included. Additional costs include international flights, tips, optional tours not included in itinerary, drinks with meals, meals not mentioned in the itinerary, travel insurance and entry Visa to Egypt (approx. $20 US)
Trip must be taken on dates specified: From Feb. 1, 2013 to Sep 30, 2013 except Block dates: March break: March 9-March 17, 2013; Easter Time: March 24-April 1, 2013.
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5004 Timberlea Blvd., Suite 205