The Easter Tour Package, as described in its title, is truly tailored for those who are in love to spend the easter holiday in a beautiful country with the warm weather, the sunny atmosphere, the pyramids, and the ancient Egyptian history.
The wonderfully designed tour to Egypt would start off by visiting all the popular monuments in Cairo that include the Pyramids of Giza ,the Saqqara step pyramid and complex, The Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, and the open-air museum of Memphis. This is besides exploring the Saladin Citadel and the churches of Old Cairo Area.
Afterwards we will be exploring the wonders of Aswan and Luxor in a quick Nile Cruises trip for 04 days / 03 nights that would include the Philea temple of Isis , The Kom Ombo temple, Edfu temple of Horus then Karnak Temples Complex, the Temple of Luxor , Valley of the Kings, Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir El Bahariya and Colossi of Memnon.
The tour package would be one of the most amazing times to have a vacation in Egypt. The weather is just superb and every one seeking travel to Egypr during this season would truly enjoy touring Egypt to the max.
Don’t miss this amazing tour and Book now your Easter holiday in Egypt and we guarantee to offer you a vacation that would remain in your sweetest memories inside your soul!
Arrive Cairo – GAT Tours representative your best friend in the coming few days will be waiting for you inside the arrival hall at Cairo airport holding a sign in hand with your names and will help you through the immigration and customs then you will be transferred to start your tour. During your transfer, your tour manager will provide you very helpful information that you will need during your trip in Egypt and you will have the chance to ask him any questions – Check in your Hotel – Overnight in Cairo
Breakfast at hotel – 08.00am Join your Egyptologist Tour Guide and Enjoy the first day tour to visit Giza Plateau to explore the world famous Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, Mycrenos & Sphinx – Time to enjoy taking photos with Panoramic view of the Pyramids – Later proceed to visit the Step Pyramid of Zoser at Saqqara & Pyramid Of King Titi where you can see the exclusive pyramids texts inside the Pyramid – You will see also very nice Tombs related back to the Old Kingdome, You will enter tomb of Ti or Mereruka – After Saqqara enjoy Lunch at local restaurant -Later you will visit Ancient city of memphis, the city of God Ptah and the capital of the Old Kingdom, including the Open Air Museum and the Colossal statue of King Ramses II – After the tour transfer to your hotel in Cairo – Evening free (Alternative Optional Sound & Light show at the Pyramids Of Giza and Sphinx can be offered upon request) – Overnight in Cairo (Breakfast – Lunch)
Breakfast at hotel – Meet your Egyptologist tour guide – Enjoy your tour to visit one of the most important Museums in the world, the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities that houses a magnificent collection of Pharaonic antiquities, especially the golden treasures of Tut Ankh Amun – you will explore the city center of Cairo – Lunch at local restaurant – After Lunch proceed to visit Coptic Cairo including various churches and historical sites and proceed to visit Islamic Cairo including visit Citadel Of Salah El Dien and Alabaster Mosque Of Mohamed Ali – transfer to your Hotel – Check in your Hotel – (Alternative Optional Dinner Nile cruise including dervish show and other entertainments with sailing 2 hours to enjoy Cairo by night can be offered upon request) – Overnight in Cairo (Breakfast – Lunch)
Breakfast at hotel – Transfer to Cairo Airport for departure to Aswan – Fly to Aswan via Nile Air at 07.00am – Arrive Aswan at 08.25 – Meet & Assist – Start your tour to visit the High Dam which was an engineering miracle when it was built during the reign of the Egyptian president Gamal Abdel Nasser in 1960 – then continue your tour to visit beautiful temple of Philae dedicated to Goddesses Isis and Hathour and is consider one of the most famous temples in Egypt for centuries for its hertiage now lies submerged beneath the waters of Lake Nasser to the south of Aswan – Check in your Nile Cruise – Lunch on board – Afternoon enjoy felucca ride around the Islands – After exploring the Islands back to your Nile Cruise – Dinner on board and Overnight in Aswan (Breakfast – Lunch – Dinner)
Breakfast on board – sailing to Kom Ombo – Enjoy your amazing tour to visit the Kom Ombo temple established in the Ptolemaic period and completed in the Roman era, the temple is dedicated to two gods, the local crocodile, Sobek, and the famous eagle god, Haroeris. This was why the temple was divided into two sections; one for each god. – After exploring the temple back to your Nile Cruise and continue sailing towards Edfu – Lunch on board – You will discover the finest preserved ancient Egyptian temple in the land of the Nile, The Temple of Horus in Edfu which is consider One of the best examples of Greaco Roman temples in Egypt and the most well preserved temple and the only one we know it has been completed built from Sandstone blocks related back to the Ptolemaic period in Egypt, it was constructed by the Ptolemies in the 3rd century BC for the worship of Horus – After the tour back to Cruise – Continue sailing to Luxor – Dinner on board – Galabya Party show on the Cruise and Overnight (Breakfast – Lunch – Dinner)
Breakfast on board – Arrive Luxor – Afternoon is devoted to discovering the richness of the Luxor River; the visit of the temple of Karnak, where each Pharaoh rendered homage by bringing a stone to build the temple. No other sacred edifice ever designed included as perfect illustrations as this temple: The temple of Amon Râ was an enormous permanent construction site for over 2,000 years. Then the visit of the temple of Luxor, one of the most majestic Pharaoh temples and one of the most picturesque because of it’s suspended mosaïcs. Finally, back to the Cruise – (Optional tour to visit Luxor Museum and Mummification Museum can be offered upon request) – Evening free at leisure – Dinner on board – time to enjoy Folkloric show on the Cruise – Overnight in Luxor (Breakfast- Lunch – Dinner)
Breakfast on board – (Morning Optional Hot Air Balloon over Valley of the Kings in Luxor can be offered upon request) Morning Cross the West Bank – visit to Thebes Necropolis – The Valley of The Kings the richest and most fascinating ancient tombs in Egypt. This was the burial site of the kings from the New Kingdom. The visit including entry to 3 royal tombs in the area – then proceed to visit El Dear El Bahri temple of queen Hatshepsut constructed during the reign of the 18th dynasty by Queen Hatshepsut, one of the greatest rulers of Egypt. The Temple is featured with its many terraces, the statues of the Queen with a beard, and its magnificent location carved out of one of the great mountains of Thebes – Colossi of Mammon these two huge statues are the only remaining items of the great funerary temple of Amenhotep III constructed in 1350 BC and became a landmark of Luxor afterwars – Then the visit of the temple of Luxor, one of the most majestic Pharaoh temples and one of the most picturesque because of it’s suspended mosaïcs. Finally, back to the Cruise – transfer to Luxor Airport for departure to Cairo via … at … – Arrive Cairo – Meet & Assist – transfer to your Hotel – Rest of the day leisure in Cairo – (Many Optional tours can be offered upon request) – Overnight in Cairo (Breakfast)
Breakfast at Hotel – transfer to Cairo International Airport for your final departure and farewell (Breakfast)