13 Days Luxury Cairo, Alexandria, The Nile & Red Sea Vacation that GAT Tours is glad to present to its visitors originating from everywhere throughout the world. The most glorious element of this Egypt travel package is that it truly consolidates all what Egypt brings to the table just in one eminent vacation.
This package includes exploring Cairo, a ride on a Nile Cruise ship between Aswan and Luxor and visits to all the highlights there, spending some nights on the beaches of Hurghada, and then conclude the holiday in Egypt by exploring the wonders of Alexandria.
In Cairo, the travelers will enjoy visiting the most remarkable places in the Egyptian capital including the pyramids of Giza, Saqqara, Memphis, Saladin Citadel, Khan El Khalili, and the Egyptian Museum.
Our next stage will surely delight all the family members. You will be spending some quality time on board a five-stars Nile Cruise ship, sailing down the Nile from Aswan to Luxor and exploring the ancient Egyptian monuments in Upper Egypt including the High Dam, the Temple of Philae, the Unfinished Obelisk in Aswan, the Valley of the Kings, the Temple of Hatshepsut, the Colossi of Memnon, the Temple of Luxor, the Temple of Karnak in Luxor, and the Temple of Kom Ombo and the Temple of Edfu between these two amazing cities.
Are you ready to go to the beach now? Yup, it’s time to go and have some fun in the marvelous Red Sea coastal city of Hurghada with the best beaches ever and a city that has a superb nightlife with all the activities one can think of included all in one location; Hurghada.
Never miss the chance to book a full comprehensive holiday in Egypt like this! Perfectly tailored for the best achievers in life, we have all what it takes to make your tour to Egypt live in a valuable place in your mind and soul forever.
Upon arrival at Cairo International Airport, you will meet 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 airport by an air-conditioned vehicle with a qualified driver to reach your hotel in Cairo
Start checking into the hotel and get ready to discover your nice room overnight. [No Meals]
Get your energizing breakfast at the hotel, then you will be ready to join your English-speaking Egyptologist, who will join you in such an awe-inspiring tour throughout Cairo.
You will start the tour by visiting the marvelous Pyramids of Giza that were constructed around 2500 BC as the necropolis of the kings of the fourth dynasty. Also you 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.
Your 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.
It’s now the time to enjoy your lunch meal at a local restaurant in Cairo.
At the end of the tour, you will drive to the city of Memphis to visit The Open Air Museum, which was established in the 32nd century BC by King Narmer after he unified Upper and Lower Egypt and became the first capital of the whole country.
After finishing such an inspiring day tour, you’ll be transferred to your hotel to get a relaxing night and get some energy for tomorrow’s adventure. [Breakfast & Lunch].
Breakfast at your hotel will be served to you in the early morning, eat well and get ready for some adventure.
Later on, you’ll meet our professional Egyptologist, who will join you in such an amazing tour in the wonderful city of Alexandria. Your first visit will be to the Library of Alexandria, with the ancient library being established in the 3rd century BC and destroyed in the 1st century BC. The library we see today was opened in 2002.
Then you will be heading to visit Roman Amphitheatre which was discovered in 1960 and established in the 4th century BC, it is one of its kind in Egypt.
You will visit the next Qaitbay Citadel (from outside), this citadel was established in the 16th century and became the landmark of Alexandria today.
Later on, you will proceed to have lunch in one of the best local restaurants in Alexandria.
After lunch, you will drive back to your beloved hotel in Cairo to spend the night. [Breakfast & Lunch]
Enjoy your delicious breakfast at your Hotel, and get ready to meet with our Egyptologist Tour Guide, who will join you in such a wonderful city tour in Cairo.
Today’s tour will begin at The Egyptian Museum, the largest museum in the world with a huge collection of displays dating back to various periods of ancient Egyptian history including the golden exhibits of Tutankhamen.
You 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.
At the end of this amazing tour, you will visit Coptic Cairo Area that includes The Hanging Church, the Church of Abu Serga and many others.
After having a great time, you will end the day by heading to your beloved hotel to relax. The evening time is free at leisure or you can have an optional Nile Cruise Dinner with Egyptian folkloric performance. This will be only upon your request. Today’s night will be spent at your hotel in Cairo. [Breakfast & Lunch]
Today’s morning is a little bit different, as you will have your breakfast then check out the hotel to go for your next adventure. Our representative will take you to the airport for your domestic flight to Aswan.
Once you arrive at Aswan airport, you’ll meet our local representative and head to your five-star Nile Cruise ship. There, you will enjoy your lunch meal on board!
Once you get relaxed after travelling, you’ll go to visit the High Dam, which was constructed by the former president, Gamal Abdel Nasser to store the water, then generate a large volume of the electricity.
Here the fun part begins, as you will ride a motorboat to reach Agilika Island, to visit the Temple of Philae which was constructed in the 3rd century BC in the Greco Roman era as the cult center of the goddess Isis.
The last visit of today will be to the Unfinished Obelisk, which was found in the granite quarry in the Southern part of Aswan. If completed, it would have been the largest piece of stone humans ever dealt with.
Finally, you will get back to your amazing Nile cruise ship to spend the night in the middle of the Nile. [Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner]
Energizing breakfast will be served to you on board with the sharming Nile view.
Your Nile Cruise ship will start today’s tour by landing at the location of the city of Kom Obo, where we will visit the Temple of Sobek & Haroeris. This interesting temple was established in the Ptolemaic period and completed in the Roman era. It was also dedicated to two gods, the local crocodile, Sobek and the famous eagle god, Haroeris.
After that, you will get back to your boat for a delicious Lunch meal to get some rest and refresh.
Get prepared for the second visit of the day, whereas you will meet the Temple of Horus in Edfu, the finest preserved ancient Egyptian temple in the land of the Nile. this one was constructed by the Ptolemies in the 3rd century BC for the worship of the god Horus.
After an amazing adventure, you will get back to your Nile Cruise ship for the overnight stay. [Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner]
Your morning time of today will be free at leisure and you still have the option to enjoy a Hot-air Balloon adventure to explore Luxor from the sky, having amazing views of the city, this will be upon your choice.
This is the time to enjoy your delicious breakfast before exploring the West bank of Luxor.
The city of the dead is your first visit, where you can discover 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.
Then next, you will visit the Temple of Deir El Bahari that was constructed during the reign of the 18th dynasty by Queen Hatshepsut, one of the greatest rulers of Egypt.
Let’s end the day with something interesting by discovering the Colossi of Memnon, 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 afterwards.
After this tour, you will get back to your Nile cruise ship for rest and refreshment.
At night, you have a free time at leisure on your own in Luxor, where you can enjoy walking in the city, dealing with the very kind people of the south. Then spend a sleepy night in the middle of the Nile. [Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner]
Enjoy your delicious breakfast on board before exploring the east bank of Luxor including two marvelous temple complexes.
The first visit of the day will be to Temple of Karnak, constructed over a period of more than one thousand years, almost all the impressive items of the Karnak we see today date back to the new kingdom especially the huge amazing columns of the hypostyle hall which are constructed by Ramses II, the greatest builder of ancient Egypt.
Next, you will visit the Luxor Temple, another startling temple which was established around the 14th century BC and the construction continued for many years afterwards by Ramses II, Queen Hatshepsut, and many other Pharaohs.
After such an amazing tour, you will take a private air-conditioned vehicle towards Hurghada that is situated around 290 Kilometers to the North East of Luxor.
Once you arrive at your hotel in Hurghada, start the check in and go for a delicious dinner and get a relaxing night. [Breakfast & Dinner]
The breakfast meal will be served at your hotel. Later on, you will have a free morning in Hurghada.
During this free time you can stay at the hotel to use the beach, pool or even use the facilities of the hotel like GYM and SPA (available, but not included).
And also you can go on an (optional tour) for a glass boat ride, where you can view the wonders of the red sea from a modern equipped glass boat for a ride that is always memorable.
At night, Hurghada has all that a tourist might think about including night spots including restaurants, cafes, discoes, bars, shops, and various stores and different types of entertainment.
You will have the chance to go for an optional BBQ Dinner with Bedouin party in the desert, where you can enjoy the delicious Bedouin BBQ in the marvelous desert mood and enjoy Bedouin music and dances.
After a long entertaining day, you will spend a relaxing night at your hotel in Hurghada. [Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner]
Enjoy your breakfast meal served at your hotel. Then, you will have a free morning in Hurghada then you can stay at the hotel to enjoy the beach, pool or even use the facilities of the hotel like GYM and SPA (available, but not included).
There are also some optional tours like a Desert Safari Tour, where you can enjoy the amazing desert of Hurghada with your partner and gain a new experience.
Then at night, you will enjoy the night spots in Hurghada including restaurants, cafes, discoes, bars, shops, and various stores and different types of entertainment.
There will be a golden chance for you to go for an optional BBQ Dinner with Bedouin party in the desert, where you will enjoy the delicious Bedouin BBQ in the desert and enjoy Bedouin music and dances.
Now it’s the sleeping time where you spend it at your beloved hotel in Hurghada. [Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner]
The breakfast meal will be served at your hotel.
Later on, you have a free morning in Hurghada where you can stay at the hotel to use the beach, pool or even use the facilities of the hotel like GYM and SPA (available, but not included).
You can also go on an (optional tour) for a glass boat ride, where you can view the wonders of the red sea from a modern equipped glass boat for a ride that is always memorable.
But at night, Hurghada has all that a tourist might think about including night spots including restaurants, cafes, discoes, bars, shops, and various stores and different types of entertainment.
You have the chance to go for an optional BBQ Dinner with Bedouin party in the desert, where you can enjoy the delicious Bedouin BBQ in the marvelous desert mood and enjoy Bedouin music and dances.
Spend a great night at your hotel in Hurghada. [Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner].
In the Morning you will enjoy your Breakfast then check out the hotel and head to Hurghada airport for your flight back to Cairo.
Once you arrive at Cairo airport, you will meet our representative to transfer you to your hotel in Cairo to check in and enjoy your Dinner meal.
Spend your night at the hotel in Cairo. [Breakfast & Dinner]
Start the day by having an amazing breakfast then get ready to check out the hotel.
This is the goodbye timing where you will go with our English-speaking representative on a private A/C vehicle to the Cairo International Airport in order to catch your departure flight back home with loads of wonderful memories about your last trip to this destination of the world, Egypt. [Breakfast]