3 nights Cairo + 3 nights Nile Cruise EX. Aswan + 1 nights sleeping train + 3 nights Hurghada + F/D PYR – lunch – Memphis and Sakkara
|Embarkation (Saturday, Thursday and Monday)|
|Economic Category||Standard Category||Deluxe Category||Luxury Category|
|Hotel 4*||Hotel 5* Standard||Hotel 5* Deluxe||Hotel 5* Luxury|
|Price per person in DBL||$899.00||$1,028.00||$1,098.00||$1,404.00|
|Price per person in TPL||$890.00||$1,020.00||$1,090.00||$1,390.00|
|High Season Supplement|
from 21/12/21 – 05/01/2022
from 07/04/22 – 21/04/2022
Arrival at Cairo International Airport. Reception, assistance and transfer to the hotel. Accommodation.
Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning we will make a panoramic visit of the Three Pyramids of Giza: Cheops, Khafren and Mecerinos, the architectural complex considered the most important of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. We will admire the Sphinx with a human head attributed to King Khafren and the body of a lion and we will visit the Temple of Khafren. Lunch in a typical restaurant. In the afternoon visit to Memphis, (open air museum where we can admire several colossal statures of Ramses II, a great sphinx and other archaeological remains). We will continue our visits today knowing the Necropolis of Sakkara and its stepped pyramid, (it was an important cult center where a large number of animal mummies were produced. The pyramid that Imhotep, the first known architect in the world, designed for Pharaoh Zoser stands out., since it was a revolutionary design, the stepped pyramid, the first of great dimensions). Transfer to the train station and departure around 20:00 by sleeper train (on a Half Board basis) to Aswan. Dinner and night on board the train.
Breakfast on board in the train, arrival in Aswan around 09:00 AM. Transfer to the Nile Cruise, and boarding. Lunch on board. Visit to the High Dam considered the largest dam in the world at the time with a body of 3800 meters and 111 meters high, the Unfinished Obelisk with its height of 42 meters and weight of 1176 tons in the pink granite quarries. The Temple of Philae or the temple of the goddess ISIS built in Greek times and transferred to Egelikia Island to save it from the waters of the Nile after making the dam. Afterwards, we will do a felucca ride around the islands of Aswan. Dinner and night on board in Aswan.
Full board on board. sailing to Kom Ombo. Visit to the temple dedicated to the gods Sobek and Haroreis. In this temple, the relief of the medicinal instruments stands out above all. Over the years, the people of this town did not like to be associated with a god that represents Evil (Sobek), so they added another god, Haroreis, as their brother and partner in the worship of the temple. Legend has it that Sobek, the evil Brother, plotted against his brother Haroreis and the population when he saw his beloved god leave the town, he also left the town completely deserted. sailing to Edfu. Dinner and night on board.
Full board on board. Visit the Temple of Horus. It is the best-preserved temple in Egypt and the most important after Karnak. One of its most curious characteristics is the lighting of the temple, with smaller and smaller rooms that gradually blocked the passage of light until it reached the dark sanctuary, which receives illumination only from the axis. sailing to Luxor, Visit the Temple of Karnak or the Temples of Karnak which is considered the largest temple in Egypt with its avenue of rams and its 132-column room and the Temple of Luxor dedicated to the god Amun-Ra where Avda. of the Sphinxes, the Obelisk with more than 25 meters high and the statues of Ramses II and Naos. Dinner and night on board in Luxor
Disembarkation after breakfast. Visit to the Valley of the Kings where you will find the tombs of the kings of the new empire when Thebes was the capital of Egypt, Madinat habu, this temple has great architectural and artistic importance. It is known for its reliefs and for the good preservation of its walls. In the enclosure, we can admire the chapels dedicated to Amenardis I, Shepenupet II and Nitocris I. Afterwards, we find the Colossi of Memnon, two seated colossi of Pharaoh Ramses II, of which only fragments of the base and torso of 17 meters high. At the end of the visit transfer by air-conditioned car to Hurghada, transfer to the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure to enjoy the beauty of the Red Sea beach and the facilities of your hotel OR for an optional visit Dinner and accommodation at the hotel in Hurghada
Breakfast at the hotel. Free day in Hurghada, to take optional excursions such as Quad and get to know the mountains of the Red Sea or rest on its beaches. Dinner and accommodation.
Breakfast at the hotel. Free day to enjoy the beaches of the Red Sea and do water sports, or take optional excursions such as safari in the eastern desert, diving or snorkeling. Dinner and accommodation.
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to Hurghada Airport to take a flight to Cairo. Reception, assistance and transfer to the hotel. Overnight at the hotel in Cairo.
Breakfast at the hotel. Free day (we suggest an optional visit) cultural visit of the city to get to know the Saladin Citadel, declared a World Heritage Site and which has the Mohamed Ali Mosque or "alabaster mosque" and the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, where the Tutankhamun's treasures. We will continue our visits today knowing the Coptic neighborhood where the Church of San Sergio is located where the Holy Family took refuge, Lunch in a typical restaurant and free time to shop in the famous Khan El Khalili market, Transfer to the hotel. Accommodation
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the international airport, final departure