10 Days Majestic Nile tour itinerary
Day 1: Arrival in Cairo
Upon arrival in Cairo airport, you will be met and greeted by our team and transferred to the hotel in our air-conditioned vehicle. After the check-in, you will have a brief meeting to review your holiday program. Overnight at Kempinski Nile City Hotel Cairo or similar in Cairo.
Day 2: Pyramids Tour
After breakfast, depart to Sakkara to visit the Step Pyramid which was designed by the architect, Imhotep for his master King Zoser. Proceed to Giza Plateau to visit one of the 7 wonders of the ancient world, the Great Pyramids of Cheops, Chefren and Mykerinus, famous Sphinx and Valley temple facing the great statue. You will have your lunch in one of the local restaurants. Overnight in Cairo at Kempinski Nile City Hotel Cairo or similar
Day 3: Luxor & Nile Cruise Tour
After breakfast, we will transfer you to the Cairo airport for your regular domestic flight to Luxor. Upon arrival, you will met by our team and transferred to board the Nile cruise for lunch. After lunch, you will visit the East Bank of the River Nile in Luxor. Here you will see the captivating Karnak Temple and Luxor Temple that reflect the bewitching Pharaonic history. Dinner and overnight on board the Mayfair Nile Cruise
Day 4: Luxor Nile Cruise tours
After breakfast, depart to visit the royal cemetery for 62 Pharaohs, Valley of the Kings, and Mortuary Temple of Queen Hatshepsut which was built by the architects of the New Kingdom Pharaoh Hatshepsut in the 15th century BC. Proceed to visit the Colossi of Memnon. You will have your lunch and sail to Edfu. Dinner and overnight on board the Mayfair Nile Cruise
Optional activity: Hot Air Balloon to see the world’s largest open-air museum
Day 5: Edfu & Kom Ombo Temples
After breakfast, sail to Kom Ombo to visit the Temple of Haroeris, the Horus the Elder and the crocodile god of Sobek. This temple was built with 2 symmetric entrances, halls and sanctuaries. It is regarded as the only double temple in the whole of Egypt. Return to the cruise and continue sailing to Aswan. Dinner and overnight on board the Mayfair Nile Cruise in Aswan.
Day 6: Aswan Nile Cruise Tours
After breakfast pay a visit to the High Dam, the Unfinished Obelisk, and the majestic Philae Temple. Enjoy lunch and dinner on board. Dinner and overnight on board the Mayfair Nile Cruise in Aswan.
Day 7: Cairo
After breakfast, disembark from the cruise in Aswan and transfer to Aswan Airport for your domestic regular flight to Cairo. Upon arrival in Cairo, you will be met by our team and transferred to your hotel. Overnight at Sheraton Cairo Hotel & Casino or similar in Cairo.
Day 8: Cairo Tours
After breakfast, depart to visit the Egyptian Museum, Salah El Din Citadel which was constructed by Salah El Din in 1183 AD to defend Cairo from invaders, Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque, the ruler of Egypt (1805-1849) who ruled Over 45 years. You will have your lunch in one of the local restaurants. Proceed to visit the oldest bazaars in the Middle East called Khan El Khalili Bazaar. Overnight at Sheraton Cairo Hotel & Casino or similar in Cairo.
Day 9: Alexandria tours
After breakfast, drive to Alexandria city to visit Qaitbay Fort which was built in the 15th century by Sultan Qaitbay on the spot of Alexandria’s ancient lighthouse, the much-acclaimed Alexandria Library, the Catacombs which was the Roman cemetery cut out of the rock. Overnight at Sheraton Cairo Hotel & Casino or similar in Cairo.
Day 10: Departure
After breakfast, transfer to Cairo Airport for your flight back home
What is Included on the Safari Price:-
- Airport meet and greet services
- Airport transfers in our air-conditioned vehicle
- 5-night accommodation on BB
- 4-night accommodation on board the 5-star Nile cruise on FB
- All Sightseeing tours as per the program
- Entrance fees to all sites as per the program
- Local English speaking guide
- Bottled water during the tours
- One-way domestic regular flight from Cairo to Luxor
- One-way domestic regular flight from Aswan to Cairo
- All service charges & taxes
What is Excluded on the Safari Price:-
- International flights and taxes
- Entry visa to Egypt
- Any optional tour mentioned above
- Any expense of personal nature
- Personal insurance cover
- Gratuities and tips
- Alcoholic drinks
- Any item not mentioned as included above