11 Days Un-tamed Egypt 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 Le Riad Hotel de Charme or similar in Cairo.
Day 2: Pyramids and Sakkara Tour
After breakfast, you will be accompanied by your personal guide to Giza Plateau to visit the Great Pyramids of Cheops, Chefren and Mykerinus and famous Sphinx and Valley Temple facing the great statue. Additional visit to the Solar Boat in front of Cheops Pyramid (extra ticket on spot). Lunch will be served in a good quality restaurant, and then proceed to Sakkara area to visit Sakkara Complex and first pyramid ever built (Djoser Pyramid). Overnight at Le Riad Hotel de Charme or similar in Cairo.
Day 3: Cairo tours
After breakfast, drive to visit the Egyptian Museum with your lunch in one of the local restaurants. Later proceed to Islamic Cairo to visit Cairo’s oldest bazaar called Khan El Khalili, the Egyptian Museum, the Citadel of Salah al-Din and the Mohammed Ali al-Marmar Mosque. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant. Proceed to the Islamic Cairo, to Coptic Cairo to see the Hanging Church, Ben Ezra Synagogue, St. Barbara Church, Abu Sirga Church. Overnight at Le Riad Hotel de Charme or similar in Cairo.
Day 4: Aswan Tours
After breakfast, transfer to Cairo Airport for your domestic regular flight to Aswan. Upon arrival inAswan, you will met by our team and transferred to board the Dahabeya and start sailing to visit the High Dam, the Old Dam, and the Unfinished Obelisk, lying in ancient granite quarries of Aswan, then proceed to Philae Temple. Dinner and overnight on board Nebyt Dahabiya Nile Cruise at Aswan west bank.
Day 4: Aswan Tours
After breakfast, depart to visit the Abu Simbel Temples and Gharb Sohail village, Aswan Botanical Garden and Gharb Sohail village (Nubian Village). You will have your lunch on the cruise. Proceed sailing to Herdiab Island as you enjoy magnificient sunset views. Dinner and overnight on board Nebyt Dahabiya Nile Cruise near Herdiab Island.
Day 6: Kom Ombo Tours
After breakfast, proceed to visit Herdiab island to swim and relaxation. Continue sailing to Kom Ombo to visit the Temple of Kom Ombo which was dedicated to the crocodile god called Sobek and the falcon-headed Horus the elder, god dedicated to the morning sun. Proceed to Beshir Island. Dinner and overnight on board Nebyt Dahabiya Nile Cruise at Beshir Island.
Day 7: Gabal el Silsila / Edfu
After breakfast, continue sailing to Gabal El Silsila to visit Gabal el Silsila and Sandstone quarries. You will have your lunch on board the cruise. Proceed to Edfu. Dinner and overnight on board Nebyt Dahabiya Nile Cruise near Edfu.
Day 8: Edfu tours
After breakfast, depart to visit the Edfu Temple which was one of the best preserved temples of the Greco Roman era, that of Horus at Edfu, then enjoy a ride on a horse-drawn carriage. Return to the cruise and sail to El Kab village to visit El Kab Temple. Dinner and overnight on board Nebyt Dahabiya Nile Cruise on El Hegz Island, near Esna.
Day 9: Esna Tours
After breakfast, sail to Esna to visit Esna Temple with your lunch on board. Proceed to Luxor with afternoon tea. Dinner and overnight on board Nebyt Dahabiya Nile Cruise in Luxor West Bank.
Day 10 : Esna Tours
After breakfast, you will visit the West Bank Necropolis, the burial ground of the Pharaohs the Valley of the Kings. This is where Howard Carter discovered the tomb of Tutankhamen in 1922. Proceed to the nearby Valley of the Queens, the Mortuary Temple of Queen Hatshepsut and the Colossi of Memnon. After your lunch on board, visit East bank, the gigantic temples complex of Karnak, Luxor Temple which was started by Amenophis III in the 14th century B.C. and extended by Ramsis II. Dinner and overnight on board Nebyt Dahabiya Nile Cruise at Luxor West Bank.
Day 11: Departure
After breakfast, disembark from the cruise and transfer to Luxor Airport for your domestic regular flight Cairo to connect on your international flight or an extra night in Cairo.
What is Included on the Safari Price:-
- Airport meet and greet services
- Airport transfers in our air-conditioned vehicle
- 3-night accommodation in Cairo on BB
- 7-night accommodation on board the cruise on FB
- One-way domestic regular flight from Cairo to Aswan
- One-way domestic regular flight from Luxor to Cairo
- All sightseeing tours as per the program
- Entrance fees to all sites as per the program
- Tea, Coffee and Soft Drinks during Meals in the cruise
- Local English-speaking tour guide
- Bottled water during tours and transfers
- All service charges and applicable taxes included
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