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Alexander The Great

Package Type : Private
10 Days - 9 Nights
Cairo - Aswan - Luxor - Cairo - Alexandria (Nile cruise )
from : 987 USD

Run Dates: Tuesday & Friday

10 days 9 Nights Egypt Holiday tour package covering all major cities and historical sights in Cairo, Luxor, Aswan and Alexandria include a special visit to Roman Museum

package Highlights
4 Nights in Cairo hotel
3 Nights NIle cruise .
Qualified Egyptoligist tourist guide .
Meet at airport Upon arrival .
All transfers by air condition vehicle
English speaking Tour guide/leader
Meals mentioned in the itinerary
2 Nights sleeper train .
Holiday included sights
Giza Pyramids Sakkara Pyramids Egyptian museum Hanging church Synagogue of Ben Ezra Cave Church Citadel of Saladin Catacombs Kaitbay Citadel Pompei’s Pillar Alexandrian library Karnak Temple Luxor Temple Hatshepsut Temple Valley of the Kings Colossi of Memnun Philae Temple Edfu Temple Kom Ombo Temple Khan el khalili market Cave Church

Includes

  • Meet and greet service by our representatives upon your airport arrival
  • All transfers via private air-conditioned vehicle
  • Sleeper train tickets from Cairo to Luxor and Aswan to Cairo
  • Accommodation for 4 nights in Cairo including daily breakfast
  • Accommodation for 2 nights on Train including dinner and breakfast
  • Accommodation for 3 nights on a 5 stars Nile Cruise ship full board
  • Private sightseeing tours in Cairo (listed on itinerary)
  • Private sightseeing tours in Luxor and Aswan (listed on itinerary)
  • English speaking tour guide
  • Entrance fees to all sites mentioned on the itinerary
  • All meals mentioned on the itinerary
  • All service charges and taxes

Excludes

  • International Airfare
  • Entry visa to Egypt
  • Any optional tours
  • Personal spending
  • Any extras not mentioned in the program
  • Tipping.

Itinerary:

Day 01 – Arrival Cairo

Meet at Cairo airport upon arrival by Delta Egypt representative who will assist you through airport customs and formalities. You will be escorted immediately to your hotel by Delta air conditioned modern fleet. Meet up with your tour guide and tour manager to review your holiday itinerary and confirm pick-up times for each tour. 
Overnight in Cairo.
Meals: Welcome Drink

Day 02 – Giza Pyramids & Sakkara

After breakfast
you will be accompanied by your friendly expert Egyptologist guide to explore the City of Cairo. Transfer to Giza plateau to visit one of the seven wonders of the ancient world and the only one remains, Giza plateau where rise the three Pyramids of Cheops, chephren & Mycrenios which is considered an awesome man made structure constructed of giant stone blocks & nearly the Sphinx, The steadfast guard of the land of pharaohs, featuring the mask of Chephren & the body of a Lion keeps watch over. Then transfer to Sakkara,
 the most ancient royal cemetery in the land of Egypt Sakkara is housing more than 60 pyramids and hundreds of royal and non-royal tombs the pyramid of sakkara consider to be the first high building in the history of mankind not only Egypt. 
Overnight in hotel
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch.

Day 03 - Old Cairo & Egyptian museum

After breakfast.
Transfer to visit the Egyptian museum where you can see 250.000 piece of art dated back to 5000 years ago. The most important display is the fabulous treasures of Tut Ank Amon especially the solid golden mask. Transfer to the Citadel of Saladin where the Alabaster Mosque of Mohamed Ali  exists then proceed to old Cairo is known as well as the knowledge of the religions community because it is one single area walking distances you can visit Hanging Church, Synagogue (Ben Ezra Temple) and the oldest mosque in Africa not only Egypt. Late afternoon transfer to Khan el Khalili market which is one of the most impressive oriental markets comprises a large number of shops which expose fabulous collection of Gold and Silver Jewelry.
Transfer to the railway station to travel to Aswan by sleeper train. 
Overnight in train 
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Day 04- Aswan

Meet at Aswan railway station upon arrival and transfer to your cruise for embarkation. Tour to visit the world famous High Dam, and engineering miracle, it was built in 1960 & it provides electricity and irrigation for the whole of Egypt. Then enjoy a short boat trip to Agilika Island to visit Philae Temple dedicated to the goddess Isis and it includes various shrines and sanctuaries. Transfer back to your Nile cruise. Lunch on-board of your Nile cruise .PM International buffet dinner
overnight on Cruise
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 05 – Edfu & komombo

After breakfast,
Tour to visit Komombo temple, a double temple dedicated to 2 gods, The right hand temple dedicated to the crocodile god, Sebek while the left hand Temple dedicated to Horus the great, The solar god of war. Transfer back to your Nile cruise for lunch. Tour to visit the best preserved temple of the ancient world Edfu Temple dedicated to God Horus. PM continental dinner buffet.
Overnight on Cruise
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 06 - Luxor

After breakfast
Tour to visit the west Bank of the Nile, the Valley of the Kings, which was a complex of burial chambers for the pharaohs from Tutmose 1. Then tour to visit the Hatshepsut Temple and Colossi of Memnon, the two gigantic statues. Transfer back to your Nile cruise for lunch. PM enjoy galabia party and oriental dinner.
Overnight on Cruise
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 07 - Luxor & Cairo

Disembarkation from Cruise after breakfast.
Tour to visit the east bank of the Nile, the temple of Luxor & the temple of Karnak which were linked together by an avenue ram-headed Sphinxes. Rightly justifying the Luxor’s reputation as the largest open air museum and one of the greatest archaeological sites in the world.
Transfer to Luxor railway station to travel back to Cairo by sleeper train.
Overnight on train 
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Day 08 - Cairo

Meet at Cairo railway station upon arrival and transfer to your hotel for check in. free day at leisure to explore the city of Cairo 
overnight in hotel 

Meals: Breakfast

Day 09 - Alexandria

After breakfast
Transfer to Alexandria by private air conditioned minibusTour to visit the Catacomb, Alexandrian libraryRoman Museum Kaitbay Citadel. Transfer back to Cairo by private air conditioned minibus.
Overnight in hotel
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 10 - Final departure

After breakfast 
Transfer to Cairo airport for final departure.
Meals: Breakfast

Accommodation:
Le Fayan Nile Cruise

Our Location :Luxor & Aswan

5 Stars Super deluxe Le Fayan Nile Cruise offers elegant, modern accommodation with broad panoramic views of the River Nile, in route between Luxor and Aswan. It features a roof-top pool, All air-conditioned cabins and suites

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Sleeper train

Our Location :Cairo - luxor - Aswan

On the sleeper train you have a private twin-berthed cabin, which features two large seats; fold down beds with mattress, sheets, pillow, blanket; storage locker and wash basin. An airline style evening meal and breakfast are included.

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Le Méridien

Our Location :Cairo

Le Méridien Pyramids Hotel & Spa boasts unparalleled views of the majestic Giza Pyramids located only 1 km away. It features a large free form outdoor pool with bar island. Free WiFi is available throughout the property.

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Mayfair Nile Cruise

Our Location :Luxor & Aswan

5 Starts Luxurious  Mayfaire Nile Cruise sails across the Nile from Aswan to Luxor. It offers outdoor pool and restaurant. All cabins and suites are  air conditioning. private bathrooms 

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