Relaxing Nile Cruise Trip and Pyramids gives you the chance to explore the most important sightseeings in Egypt without be rushed.
The trip will start by exploring Cairo including visiting the Pyramids of Giza; Khufu, Khafre and Menkaure, the most famouse site in Egypt which includes one of the World Seven Wonder (Khufu Pyramid).
The next part of Relaxing Nile Cruise Trip and Pyramids Tour Package will be in the upper Egypt to board on a 7 nights Nile Cruise have a realaxing time and exploring Luxor and Aswan and surroundings. This exploration includes visiting High Dam, the Temple of Philae, the unfinished Obelisk, A felucca Ride in Aswan, Luxor and Karnak Temples, the Valley of the Kings, the Temple of Hatshepsut and the Colossi of Memnon in Luxor, Temple of Kom Ombo and Temple of Edfu between Luxor and Aswan.
This great tour package (Relaxing Nile Cruise Trip and Pyramids) has a visit to Abu Simbel Temples, the great 2 temples of King Ramses II and his wife Nefertari.
Do not hesitate to choose this different tour package and you will not regret.
Upon arrival to Cairo International Airport, you will be met with GAT Tours’ representative, your best friend for the coming few days, who will help you in passing the passport control and collecting your luggage. Then, you will be transferred to the hotel in Cairo by air-conditioned vehicle with qualified driver. Arrival to your hotel in Cairo, we will check in the hotel within few minutes! Then you will proceed to your nice room for overnight.
Energizing breakfast at the hotel. After that, you will join your English-speaking Egyptologist, who will join you in such awe-inspiring tour to visit the marvelous Pyramids of Giza, constructed around 2500 BC as the necropolis of the kings of the forth dynasty. Also we will see the marvelous sphinx constructed with a body of a lion and the head of a human to guard the pyramids from any threats. Our next visit will be to The Step Pyramid Complex in Sakkara, which is considered to be the oldest surviving stone monument in the whole world and the first proper pyramid to be constructed in ancient Egypt. Enjoy your lunch meal at local restaurant in Cairo. At the end of the tour, we will drive to the city of Memphis to visit The Open Air Museum, which was established in 32nd century BC by King Narmer after he unified Upper and Lower Egypt and became the first capital of the whole country. After finishing your day tour, you’ll be transferred back to your hotel for rest and refresh. Overnight in Cairo. (Breakfast & Lunch)
Breakfast at your hotel in Cairo. Check out. Transfer to Cairo International airport to take your flight to Luxor (about 1 hour). Upon arrival to Luxor, you will be met by GAT Tours representative to transfer you by a private A/C vehicle to your Nile Cruise to check in and start your Relaxing Nile Cruise Trip. Embarkation before lunch. Lunch on board. Start your day tour for today to the East Bank of Luxor. You will visit the Temple of Karnak, its construction started 4000 years ago and continued until the Romans in Egypt. Each Egyptian ruler added some structures in this temple. Then you will visit Luxor Temple, it was built by Amenhotep III, completed by Tutankhamen and Horemoheb and then added by Ramses II.
After finishing your day tour, you will return back to your Nile Cruise.
Enjoy your dinner on the Nile Cruise. At night, enjoy the Belly Dance Show. Overnight on board. (Breakfast – Lunch – Dinner)
Breakfast on board. Start your day tour for today to the West Bank of Luxor. Visit the Valley of the Kings, the burial site for the kings in the new kingdom. Your second visit in this day tour will be to the temple of Queen Hatshepsut one of the most famous ruler of Egypt. The temple is carved in the mountain. The last visit of this day tour will be to the 2 huge statues called the 2 colossi of Memnon, the only items that are remaining from the temple of Amenhotep III which is completely destroyed.
After finishing your day tour, you will return back to your Nile Cruise. Have your lunch on board.
Sail to Edfu. Tea Time on the sun deck. Dinner on board and enjoy Fancy Dress Party. Overnight on board in Edfu. (Breakfast – Lunch – Dinner)
Breakfast on board. Visit the Temple of Edfu, it is built in the Ptolemaic kingdom. The temple is dedicated to the god Horus, the son of gods Isis and Osiris.
Enjoy your BBQ lunch on board. Sail to Kom Ombo. Then enjoy a great visit to the Temple of Kom Ombo, the temple shared by two gods Sobek and Harories. This temple is one of the most preserved temple in Luxor.
Enjoy your dinner on board. At night, you can enjoy disco and music on board of the Nile Cruise. Sail to Aswan. Overnight on board in Aswan. (Breakfast – Lunch – Dinner)
Breakfast on board. Then start your day tour in Aswan by visiting the High Dam, the largest dam built across the Nile. It was built in the rein of the Egyptian president Gamal Abdel Nasser. Then you will visit the Temple of Philae, it is relocated by UNESCO after located the high dam. It is the most beautiful and survived temple in Upper Egypt. It has several shrines and sanctuaries.
In this day, you will enjoy sailing by a felucca around Kitchener’s Island.
After finishing your day tour, you will return back to your Nile Cruise.
Enjoy your afternoon tea on board. Dinner on board. At night, you will enjoy the Egyptian Galabeya Party. Sail to Aswan. Overnight on board. (Breakfast – Lunch – Dinner)
Leave the cruise in the early morning taking with you a breakfast box to drive towards Abu Simbel. Our guide will accompany you with a private A/C vehicle to Abu Simbel to visit the great temples of King Ramses II and his wife Nefertari. Then you will return back to Aswan in the afternoon. Lunch on board. At night, enjoy Nubian Show on board. Enjoy your dinner. Overnight in Aswan. (Breakfast – Lunch – Dinner)
Breakfast on board. This day will be free at leisure to relax and enjoy the cruise facilities such as the pool on sun deck. Dinner on board. Dancing music. Overnight on board. (Breakfast – Lunch – Dinner)
Breakfast on board. Sail to Kom Ombo at the early morning. Lunch on board. Enjoy your afternoon tea. Sail to Edfu.
Dinner on board. Sail to Esna. Enjoy the Egyptian Galabeya Party. Sail to Luxor. Overnight in Luxor. (Breakfast – Lunch – Dinner)
Breakfast on board. Disembarkation in the morning. Then you will be transferred to Luxor Airport to take your flight back to Cairo. Upon arrival in Cairo Airport, you will be met our representative and transferred to Cairo hotel for check in. free day at leisure. (At night, Optional Dinner Nile Cruise with sailing 2 hours in Cairo Nile with many interesting shows like Tanoora show can be offered upon your request). Overnight in Cairo. (Breakfast)
Breakfast at hotel. Then you will join our guide to start your day tour in Cairo by exploring The Egyptian Museum, the largest museum in the world with a huge collection of displays dating back to various periods of the ancient Egyptian history including the golden exhibits of Tutankhamen. Enjoy your lunch meal at local restaurant. We will then visit the Citadel of Saladin, constructed in the 10th century by Saladin to protect Egypt and became the residence of the rulers of Egypt for a period that lasted more than seven centuries. Finally we will proceed to visit Coptic Cairo Area, including The Hanging Church, the Abu Serga Church and the Church of Saint Mary. After the tour, you will be transferred back to your hotel for overnight. (Breakfast – Lunch)
Check out after breakfast. Later on, you’ll be met with GAT Tours’ Representative who will transfer you by private air-conditioned vehicle to Cairo International Airport in order to catch your departure flight carrying wonderful memories about your last trip in the land of the Nile, Egypt. [Breakfast]