Enjoy your amazing Nile Cruise after touring to Cairo in a luxurious style of your trip for 08 days 07 nights. In your comfort trip you will have the opportunity to discover all the hidden gems in the famous cities of Egypt, your tour will begin in Cairo by visiting the Iconic sights of Cairo such as Great Pyramid of Giza, Egyptian Museum of Antiquities and the Citadel of Saladin. All while lodging in a Fancy Hotel in Cairo enjoying, then Travel south to relax on board a Nile Cruise from Aswan to Luxor, Cruise will start from Aswan city to see the most attractive sights in Egypt such as Philae Temple, Kom Ombo Temple, Edfu Temple, Karnak Temple, Luxor Temple, Valley of the Kings and more… Relax and comfort to an abundance of time on board one of the finest Cruise line with its many amenities such as, Tea Lounge, outdoor pool, spa, Restaurants and much more. Enjoy the finest dining on board the Nile cruise, where restaurants offer the finest international cuisine and the a la carte services.
Welcome to Cairo airport, GAT Tours’ tour manager will meet you at Cairo airport to assist you during all formalities, then he will escort you to your Luxury hotel in Cairo by a private deluxe Vehicle, your tour manager will assist you to have a smooth check in and will review the schedule of your holiday in Egypt and will confirm the pickup times for all your tours. Overnight in Cairo.
Breakfast will be served at the Hotel Restaurant. join your English-speaking Egyptologist, who will accompany you in marvelous tour to visit the Iconic 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. Next stop will be at Sakkara Complex, including the famous Step Pyramid of Djoser 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 the end of your day tour, you’ll be escorted to your hotel for rest and refresh. Overnight in Cairo. (Breakfast & Lunch)
Breakfast at your Hotel, check out and meet with your tour manager at the lobby of the Hotel to transfer you by A/C private Deluxe Vehicle to Cairo airport for your flight to Aswan on business Class, upon your arrival to Aswan airport, meet with GAT Tours representative to transfer you by a private A/C vehicle to Oberoi Zahra Cruise, check in. enjoy your Lunch on board the Cruise then rest and refreshment at your Luxury Cabin at 03:00 pm, the Cruise guide will accompany you in a an amazing tour 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. After finishing your day tour, you will return back to your Nile Cruise., 05:30 pm enjoy your afternoon tea at the Club Lounge, 07:00 Dinner will be served at the main restaurant on board the Cruise, free time at night to explore the area around the Cruise ship, and overnight on board.
Early morning sailing to Kom Ombo City. Breakfast on board the Cruise, then join the Cruise guide to visit the temple shared by two gods Sobek and Harories. The building is unique because its ‘double’ design meant that there were courts, halls, sanctuaries and rooms duplicated for two sets of gods. Then return back to the boat, the Cruise will sail to Edfu city, enjoy the amazing view of the landscapes that located on the both banks of the Nile River, Lunch on board, join the Cruise guide in an impressive tour to the Temple of Edfu the tour will start by riding the horse carriage to reach the Temple, The temple was built in the Ptolemaic Kingdom between 237 and 57 BC. The inscriptions on its walls provide important information on language, myth and religion during the Hellenistic period in Egypt. At the end of the tour return back to the cruise by the horse carriage, rest and refreshment on the Sundeck while the cruise sailing to Esna city, arrive to Esna, Dinner and overnight in Esna.
Early morning sailing to Luxor. Breakfast on board, then join the Cruise Egyptologist Tour Guide in an amazing tour to the West bank of Luxor including the Valley of the Kings where, for a period of nearly 500 years from the 16th to 11th century BC, rock cut tombs were excavated for the pharaohs and powerful nobles of the New Kingdom (the Eighteenth to the Twentieth Dynasties of Ancient Egypt). Our next visit will be to the Temple of Habu, this temple Aside from the size, architectural and artistic importance, the temple is probably known as the source of inscribed reliefs depicting the advent and defeat of the Sea Peoples during the reign of Ramesses III. Then we will visit the Colossi of Memnon two massive stone statues of the Pharaoh Amenhotep III, who reigned in Egypt during the Dynasty XVIII. Since 1350 BCE, they have stood in the Theban Necropolis, located west of the River Nile from the modern city of Luxor. At the end of the tour we will return back to the cruise, Lunch on board, rest and refreshment on your Cabin. Afternoon you will join the Cruise Egyptologist Tour guide for a quick tour to visit one of the greatest temples in Egypt which is Luxor Temple, it was built by Amenhotep III, completed by Tutankhamen and Horemoheb and then added by Ramses II. At the end of the tour we will return back to the Cruise Ship, enjoy your Tea at the Club Lunge, and at night Dinner will be served at the main restaurant and overnight in Luxor.
Breakfast on board, check out and join the Cruise Egyptologist guide in a tour to visit the Great Temple of Karnak, The complex is a vast open site and includes the Karnak Open Air Museum. It is believed to be the second most visited historical site in Egypt, at the end of your tour GAT Tour representative will escort you to Luxor airport for your flight back to Cairo, upon your arrival to Cairo airport, you will meet with your Tour manager who will escort you to your Luxury Hotel in Cairo and he will assist you to have a smooth check in, rest and refreshment, then you will have free time to discover the area around the hotel and overnight in Cairo.
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.
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.