12 Days Egypt Christmas Holiday Cairo, Giza, Aswan, Luxor, and Sharm El Sheikh
Amazing 12 Days Egypt Christmas Holiday Enjoy the lavish journey that your 12 Days Egypt Christmas Holiday is on to Cairo and Sharm El-Sheikh with Nile Cruise. Spend a Christmas vacation in the most well-known parts of Egypt. We take you to the Red Sea for an amazing vacation where you may unwind on the fine sands of the top resorts after landing in Cairo and touring the Great Pyramids of Egypt. Contact us immediately.
|Trip Duration:||12 Days / 11 Nights|
|Tour Category:||Coptic Egypt Tours - Red Sea Holidays Packages|
|Trip Theme:||Egypt Cultural Tours|
|Cities to Visit:||Cairo - Giza - Aswan - Luxor - Sharm El Sheikh|
|Available for Handicap:||yes|
|Group Size:||2 to 10 persons|
|Style:||Style - Comfort - Educational - Cultural|
Arrival to CAI
Travel back in time and explore ancient Egypt at its best in Cairo, your first stop on your tour across the Middle East and Egypt.
To begin, our airport representative will greet you when you arrive at the airport. This English-speaking assistant is well-versed in addressing airport formalities to the greatest extent possible. You'll get your visa, customs paperwork, and luggage receipts in no time!
After that, a luxury car will be waiting for you as you exit the airport in the presence of this helpful individual. On your way from the airport to your hotel room, take in the sights of Cairo. Sure, you want to learn more about the gorgeous sights you see on Cairo's streets, as well as Egypt's unique cultures and traditions.
You will be greeted by a lovely Cairo hotel. Meanwhile, a member of our team will take care of your hotel check-in. It is possible to acquire a free night at Cairo Streets. Relax in your luxurious accommodation and have a good night's sleep.
Giza Pyramids Plateau- Egyptian Museum
The day begins with a delicious breakfast at your hotel. After that, your personal Egyptologist will meet you in the hotel lobby to take you to see the pharaohs' wonders. It is time to stand in front of the Giza Pyramids, which embody the rulers of the pharaohs' immortality in awe-inspiring riddles here and there.
To begin, you go to the Cheops Pyramid to unlock magical secrets and learn astounding facts about the Chephren and Menkaure Pyramids' glory. In addition, you will see six tiny pyramids devoted to the queens, three of which are located in front of the Cheops Pyramid and the others in front of the Menkaure Pyramid.
The surprise is that you have an opportunity to enter one of those six pyramids. Then, the magic of the Great Sphinx meets you to take you to the wonder of this great legendary statue while the pharaonic puzzles surround it.
After that, your Egyptologist leads you to a restaurant with a view of the Giza Pyramids where you may enjoy an Egyptian lunch. Then you visit the Egyptian Museum, which has gleaming pharaonic antiquities, rare monuments, and massive priceless statues.
Finally, transfer to your hotel and overnight in Cairo.
Tour of Aswan City
Breakfast Afterwards meet your tour guide and driver at your hotel for the trip to Cairo Domestic Airport for the flight to Aswan. Arrive at Aswan Domestic Airport thereafter, and look for your coordinator there. He is provided with a personal vehicle with air conditioning. The journey that will completely transform Egyptians' lives is about to start. The building of the High Dam was one of the biggest megaprojects of the 20th century.
It would be breathtaking to witness water gushing over a massive debris dam that was 111 meters high, 3.5 kilometers long, and one kilometer wide. The largest artificial lake in the world may also be seen there. The lake in question goes by the name of Nasser Lake.
The pharaonic engineering site will aid in unraveling the riddles of ancient Egyptian architecture. According to discoveries from a recent major engineering site that are astonishing, ancient Egyptian artisans detailed obelisks in amazing detail. This obelisk may be found at the entrance of each temple.
A massive rubble dam with a height of 111 meters, a length of 3.5 kilometers, and a width of one kilometer would be amazing to witness water pouring over. The largest artificial lake in the world is another possibility. The body of water in question is called Nasser Lake.
Thanks to a pharaonic engineering site, hidden aspects of ancient Egyptian buildings will be made known. Obelisks were meticulously detailed by ancient Egyptian craftsmen. The results from a Recent Great Engineering Site are Spectacular. This obelisk guards the entrance to each temple.
Temple of Philae
After your tour, take a water taxi to the center of the Nile, where pharaoh-like guardians await your every move, and follow in Osiris' footsteps! You'll be able to consider these beautiful things while sailing since you'll be thinking about the past from this historical perspective. The banks of the Nile are covered in splendor, and the jewel of the temples mysteriously manifests as lovely flora. You're staring at Philae Temple, which is also known as the "temple of love."
Discover uncommon natural landscapes with exotic plants and trees, as well as pharaonic inscriptions and breathtaking architecture that tells the tale of three different civilizations.
Spend your leisure time in the spice open-air markets once you've recovered. You can get a good night's sleep in a five-star hotel in Aswan. Your Egyptologist will help with the hotel check-in procedure.
Abu Simbel Temples
Visit the Abu Simbel Temples
There is breakfast available at the accommodation. You can get help from the Egyptologist tour guide as you check out. Visit the temples in Abu Simbel with him or her. Even before any temples were built, the land you were traveling through was revered. It was built in honor of the local goddess Hathor. Hathor was an extinct Egyptian deity.
Ramses II chose this location for his temples because of the attractive surroundings and proximity to the Nile River. The breathtaking view may be observed from a distance. Four enormous Ramsis II sculptures hidden deep within a big mountain bring you to the temple entrance. The temple was unmistakably chiseled into the rock.
When the sun crossed the temple twice a year, Ramses II worried his enemies. He emphasized the beauty of ancient Egyptian civilizations.
They allowed the sun to follow a particular route within the temple on two specified dates each year, lighting up three statues. The narrator describes how Ramses II will be able to celebrate both his birthday and the day he conquered Egypt in his temple as if the sun has made a promise to him to that effect.
You can return to Aswan and get assistance to check in at your Nile cruise with the assistance of your Egyptologist.
Sundeck: Enjoy the sunshine and tan.
Temples Kom Ombo and Edfu
There are excursions to Kom Ombo and Edfu from Aswan to Luxor.
The Kom Ombo Temple should be visited after seeing Kom Ombo upstream. Sobek, the crocodile god, and Haeroris, the falcon-headed god, were revered at this ancient complex.
When you get to Edfu, dismount, and head to the Edfu Temple. This temple is the best-preserved ancient temple in Egypt because of the 2,000 years of sand that has surrounded it.
Later, the sailing ship will arrive in Luxor with a magnificent meal cooked especially for us. Finally, stay in Luxor for the second night of your Nile cruise from Aswan to Luxor.
Luxor West Bank
Hatshepsut Temple & Valley of the kings
Before accompanying your Egyptologist around, pause to grab a bite to eat. Make your way through the maze of the pharaohs. Yes, the secret kingdom of the pharaohs is where your journey starts.
The pharaohs live as gods in the afterlife, departing with the sun on a solar boat to return the following day in the same capacity. On the western bank of the Nile River stands Luxor.
Your journey will then take you on foot through The Kings Valley, following in the footsteps of those who knew the pharaohs well, until you reach their tombs, which are brimming with spectacular wealth and irrevocable incantations.
While exploring these mythical pharaoh myths, an unexpected sight suddenly appears in front of you. How savagely these columns, dividing the hill into three terraces, were carved into a mountain to beautify the entrance of a temple in the mountain's center. It is a shrine honoring a historical monarch who presided over one of the most advanced civilizations ever. Hatshepsut's temple can be seen in the distance.
Within a short distance of this temple, those two pharaonic giants can be observed. Around 1350 BC, the Colossi of Memnon started to pose a threat to the era.
Return at last to your Nile Cruise.
Luxor East Bank
Luxor and Karnak Temples
Get up early and take in the views from the rooftop while eating breakfast. The Nile Valley is covered in lush farming vegetation. Similar beliefs were shared by the ancient Egyptians. at a period of living history.
The Luxor Temple is the city's most well-known work of art. Amenhotep III's secret will be disclosed there. While you're there, it looks like Amenhotep III is actively building the temple, bringing all of these historical events to life in front of your eyes.
These three tombs to see are those of Rameses II (1323-1295 BC), Horemheb (1323-1295 BC), and Tutankhamun (1336-27 BC) (1279-13 BC). As you can see, Hatshepsut and Thutmose III had a very real disagreement. Luxor is an important city in history.
The goddess Amun, Mut, and Mut's spouse guided Khonsu, the moon god, and his wife Mut down this ancient path in a sacred ceremony. Ram Road, on the other hand, is undoubtedly a busy street.
If you continue down this road, you will eventually reach the largest religious complex in the world. More than 2000 years ago, a defensive perimeter entirely encircled the city. The Pharaohs are still alive when you arrive on this planet, and they are teaching you amazing things about their beliefs. This image depicts Egypt's, Karnak Temple.
Finally, your Egyptologist will transfer you to Luxor Domestic Airport to fly to Sharm El-Sheikh.
Arrive at Sharm El-Sheikh City and get assistance to check in at your Resort.
Dinner at your hotel and overnight in Sharm El-Sheikh.
Free Leisure at Sharm El-Sheikh
Have breakfast in your hotel first, then spend the rest of the day participating in recreational activities on the red sea. Swim in this stunningly blue sea, and take advantage of the fantastic opportunity to explore what lies beneath the surface by diving, snorkeling, or even by taking a submarine ride. Rare aquatic life, glittering and vibrant fish, and coral reefs can all be found below the Sharm El-Sheikh sea's surface. Perhaps the gorgeous waves are inspiring you to go surfing.
Next, unwind while enjoying the breathtaking view of the red sea while sunbathing. You can go to the Sharm El-Sheikh desert to meet the Bedouins, stay in their opulent tents, eat their mouthwatering food and drink their sand-cooked tea and coffee. You may ride camels or climb mountains in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt, to experience the appeal of the desert's seductive landscape. At night, when the sky is bright and full of magnificent stars, you may enjoy a breathtaking view of the terrain. The atmosphere is made even more appealing by Bedouin celebrations.
Get a restful night's sleep at the hotel, at last. Meals for lunch and dinner are a constant in your day.
Free Day in Sharm El-Sheikh
Before beginning another full day of maritime activities, start the day with a relaxing breakfast at the hotel. A private vehicle to the marine for a sea trip is an option if you prefer diving; this mysterious location has mystified divers with its amazing marine life and unusual colored reefs.
Get your lunch and dinner, then spend a relaxing evening at the hotel
A Day in Sharm El-Sheikh
Enjoy a leisurely breakfast at the hotel to start the day before starting another full day of maritime activities. If you prefer diving, you can take a private vehicle to the marine for a sea tour; this enigmatic place has puzzled divers with its spectacular marine life and distinctive colored reefs.
Get your lunch and dinner, then unwind at the hotel for the evening.
Old Cairo Tour
Breakfast at your hotel, followed by transport to Sharm El-Sheikh Domestic Airport to catch a flight to Cairo with your tour guide and driver. Arrive at Cairo Domestic Airport next, where you'll be met by your driver and tour guide before heading to Old Cairo to begin your tour.
They take you to Babylon Fortress, passing by Ben Ezra Synagogue, the Hanging Church, and St. Sergius and Bacchus Church. Eat your meal at 1:00 p.m. Visit the largest open-air museum of Islamic architecture, the Mosque of Mohamed Ali, Citadel of Salah el Din, and El Moez Street, after lunch. After that, go through Bab Al-Futuh to the spectacular medieval bazaar of Khan El Khalili.
Thereafter, check-in at your hotel and spend the night in Cairo.
Afterward, meet our driver for the return travel to Cairo Airport after breakfast at your hotel. With our 12 Days Egypt Christmas Holiday, our airport adviser will help you with every aspect of your departure so that you can catch your flight home after an incredible experience in the Land of Civilization.
This 12 Days Egypt Christmas Holiday Includes;
- Meet and Assist at Cairo Airport during all arrivals and departures.
- All Transfers as mentioned in the above tour itinerary in our Private A/C Coach.
- All Airports Transfers as mentioned in the above tour itinerary in our Private A/C Coach.
- Accommodation in Cairo for 04 Nights.
- one Night accommodation in Aswan.
- 3 Nights on board a cruise boat with full board.
- 3 Nights accommodation in Sharm El-Sheikh Hotel with soft all-inclusive.
- Domestic flights tickets (Cairo/Aswan - Luxor/Sharm El Sheikh - Sharm El Sheikh/Cairo)
- All Day Tours as mentioned in our above itinerary.
- Meals as mentioned above.
- English-speaking professional tour guide.
- All Taxes and Service Charges.
Our 12 Days Egypt Christmas Holiday Excludes;
- International Flight Tickets from home.
- Entry Visa to Egypt on arrival.
- Entrance Fees to all the sites mentioned in our above itinerary.
- Items of Personal nature (Laundry, Phone Calls…).
- Drinks of any kind, Tipping and Gratuities.
- Covid PCR Test and Any Departure Taxes.
- Any extra activities are not mentioned in our above tour program.
Tour Attractions and Highlights
Start from $4190$4620 / Person
12 Days Egypt Christmas Holiday runs on a regular daily basis.
The above rate is based on a private tour of a minimum 2 persons and a maximum of 10 persons.
Rates and Prices above are quoted in US Dollars per person in Double occupancy, Due to Covid 19 Triple Rates are not available.
Single Supplement is 40% extra on double rate.
Rates Policy for Children
- 0 - 2 Years are Free of Charge
- 2 - 6 Years get 75% discount of adult tour rates.
- 6 - 12 Years get 50% discount of adult tour rates.
- 12+ Considered adult person
- Our Rates policy for children above are applicable to children sharing rooms with their parents with Maximum 2 children per room.
- In case your tour to Egypt includes domestic air flights, an additional charge may apply for child according to flight ticket rate.
Egypt United Tours Safety Precautions During Covid 19
- All Our Staff are wearing face masks during tour and they are all checked daily for negative PCR Test
- Checking Travelers’ Body Temperature upon arrival and departure.
- Regular Daily Sanitizing for all our Transportations and vehicles.
- Complementary Face-mask daily for all travelers.
- For Accommodation we deal only the licensed hotels, Nile Cruises and tourism resorts which meet with the International health regulation for maximum occupancy of fifty percent.
- We ensure keeping social distance during all our tours.
- We provide hand free sanitizer for your use with all our staff.
- Taking The necessary action immediately for travelers and team in case of any symptoms appears.
- Follow up with all travelers 24/7 to ensure our clients health and safety.
Recommended things to pack for Egypt Trip
- Hand Sanitizer - Comfortable Walking Shoes – Hat – Camera or good mobile – Sunscreen Cream – Sunglasses
- If you plan your tip to Egypt in winter from November till March, a Jacket and worm clothes are a must, rest of the year comfortable cotton summer clothes are OK.
- Six Month Valid Passport.
Egypt Trip Essential Info Before You Go
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Egypt United Tours Payment Policy
We highly recommend early reservations to guarantee and book preferred selected accommodation. Normal Season We require 25% deposit of full price One Month Prior tour start to secure and guarantee tour space. On High Seasons Christmas, New Year, Easter Vacation and for packages includes airfare we require 50% deposit 2 Months before tour starts.
Tour Deposit could be made by Bank Transfer to our company bank account, Western Union or Credit Card. Balance payment should be received on your arrival to hotel in Egypt.
It’s not obligatory to tip every person giving you a service here in Egypt while its now part of Egyptian culture for appreciating your satisfaction for a good service.
Giving and Charities
We make a donation to Egyptian Thalassemia Association ETA for each booking reserved.