If you are looking for the perfect mix of cultural and historical sightseeing with a dash of recreation and fun, this tour is the right fit. It includes your chance to explore the most interesting and beloved sights in Egypt, from the awe-inspiring Giza Pyramids to the temples and tombs of Luxor, the sprawling bazaars and fascinating museums and then jump over to the fun and sun in the resort town of Hurghada where you can swim with dolphins and snorkel around the bountiful coral reefs, sprawl and sunbathe on the white sand beaches and dance the night away.
|Duration: 10 Days / 9 Nights
|Price||Start From $860 / Person instead off $1118|
|Duration||10 Days / 9 Nights|
|Category||FAMILY HOLIDAY ADVENTURE AND SAFARI CULTURAL AND HISTORICAL TOURS|
Day 1 Cairo Arrival in Cairo and hotel transfer
Day 2 Cairo The Great Pyramids and Saqqara
Day 3 Cairo Egyptian Museum, City tour and Khan El Khalili Bazaar. Flight to Luxor
Day 4 Luxor West Bank tour :Valleys of the Kings and Queens, Colossi of Memnon and the Mortuary Temple of Queen Hatshepsut
Day 5 Luxor East Bank tour :Karnak Temple and Luxor Temple
Day 6 Hurghada Three-hour-long drive to Hurghada
Day 7 Hurghada Free day at your leisure
Day 8 Hurghada Free day at your leisure
Day 9 Hurghada Free day at your leisure
Day 10 Cairo Flight back to Cairo. Transfer to Cairo International Airport for your final departure.
Cairo, Pyramids of Giza, Saqqara, Egyptian Museum, Luxor Temple, Karnak Temple, West Bank, Valley of the Kings, Hurghada.
Day 1 (Cairo)
Welcome to Egypt. Our representative will meet to you at Cairo airport and provide assistance with airport procedures. When done, you will be comfortably driven to your hotel. A free evening will have you relaxed and ready for your Egyptian holiday starting the next day. (No meals)
Day 2 (Cairo)
Get ready to explore Egypt’s most famous sight, the Great Pyramid of Giza. Cheops has stood for over 3,000 years looking down upon the Giza Plateau. It was once considered to be the tallest man-made structure in the world. Our expert guide will accompany you on your tour and take you on to Saqqara, where you will see the first pyramid ever built in Egypt, Djoser’s Step pyramid. The evening is yours to fill at leisure. Overnight at Cairo hotel. (Breakfast)
Day 3 (Cairo – Luxor)
This is the day when you will stand in awe before the magnificent treasures of the Egyptian Museum. You will find the largest collection of Pharaonic antiquities in the world, including the most renowned of the them all, Tutankhamun’s solid gold death mask. Our guide will then take you to the city’s Islamic quarter, where the Citadel of Saladin and its alabaster Mosque of Mohammad Ali stand upon a hill looking over the city. Our next stop will Coptic Cairo, the oldest area of the city, with its Hanging Church that was built above the gate-house of the Babylon roman fortress. You will then proceed to Saint Sergius Church where it is believed it was a resting place of the Holy Family during their flight to Egypt. And last but not least, you will visit the colorful Khan el Khalili Bazaar back in the Islamic district.
Later-on in the day, a short domestic flight will bring us to Luxor, the ancient city of Thebes, another city rich with ancient monuments. The rest of the afternoon and evening will be free to spend at your leisure. (Breakfast)
Day 4 (Luxor)
We will have an early start in order to avoid the midday heat on the Nile’s West Bank. As you enter the Valleys of the Kings and Queens, you pass the ancient village of Deir el Medina, the Temple of Madinet Habu and the Colossi of Memnon. Here on out, you will hopefully walk with the spirits of the Pharoahs and Queens, long gone yet their belief in the after life lingers so strongly in the breeze that surrounds you.Then its on to visit the colonnaded Temple of Queen Hatshepsut.
The rest of day will be yours to fill. You may visit the Luxor Museum or delight in some shopping in the local souk. (Breakfast, lunch and dinner)
Day 5 (Luxor)
An optional hot-air balloon ride can be booked for this morning. Today, you will be exploring 4,000 year-old Luxor, evocative sight of the ancient city of Thebes and the greatest open-air museum in the world. First, we visit the Karnak Temple complex, a vast area of temples, chapels, pillars and the Great Temple of Amun. We then take a walk down the avenue of ram-headed Sphinxes that connect the Precinct of Mut to the Precinct of Amun-Re and the Luxor Temple. Once back at your hotel, the evening is yours to enjoy. (Breakfast)
Day 6 (Hurghada)
Come morning, a private vehicle will take you to the Red Sea resort of Hurghada. The drive will take about 3 hours. Upon arrival, you will check-in at your 5* resort where you may rest and just relax. You will be spending 4 nights here. (Breakfast)
Day 7 (Hurghada)
Lie back and enjoy the next few days. Explore the city, shop for shells and souvenirs, go for a swim in turquoise blue waters, or just sunbathe. Feel the need to be adventurous and go snorkeling? Our agent will be very happy to extend his help in setting you up with gear, boat or whatever you wish for. (Breakfast)
Day 8 (Hurghada)
Another day to devote yourself to having fun. You may want to snorkel, cruise around the lagoons and coral reefs. In the evening, visit the night spots. Sway with cool sea air of the night and dance the night away.
Day 9 (Hurghada)
After a night of dancing, enjoy the calm of the beach for today is the day to spoil yourself with the resorts’ facilities and services. Enjoy your evening, it’s your last in this dreamy place by the sea. (Breakfast)
Day 10 (Departure)
Bid farewell to this sunny place. Transfer to the airport for your flight to Cairo, where you will be met by our agent and taken to Cairo International Airport for your flight back home. (Breakfast)