12 Days Egypt Christmas Vacation Cairo, Giza, Aswan, Luxor, and Hurghada
Amazing 12 Days Egypt Christmas Vacation to the most well-known locations in Egypt; Enjoy the opulent trip that your 12 Days Egypt Christmas Vacation is on to Cairo and Hurghada with Nile Cruise. After arriving in Cairo and exploring the Great Pyramids of Egypt, we transport you to the Red Sea for an unforgettable vacation where you can unwind on the fine sands of the top resorts. Call us right away.
|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 - Hurghada|
|Available for Handicap:||yes|
|Group Size:||2 to 10 persons|
|Style:||Style - Comfort - Educational - Cultural|
Arrival to CIA
With our arranged pick-up service timed to your flight arrival time, you'll be welcomed to the land of the pharaohs. To meet and greet you, our airport representative holds a placard with the motto "Egypt United Tours." Then, after completing all of your airport requirements, relax in a private A/C vehicle driven by a pleasant driver to your hotel. Overnight in Cairo.
Pyramids of Giza Pyramids, Sphinx and Egyptian Museum
Pyramids and Sphinx Tour
First and foremost, enjoy a delicious breakfast at the hotel. After that, join your Egyptologist in the hotel lobby for a visit to the Giza Pyramids, one of the ancient world's wonders and pharaonic secrets. Walk in the footsteps of the ancient Egyptians to the Cheops Pyramid, Chephren Pyramid, and Menkaure Pyramid on this magnificent historical site.
Then there's the Great Sphinx Statue, which serves as a pharaonic guard. As well as Chephren's Mourning Temple. Finally, at the Panorama Pyramids, capture fantastic photographs that will connect you to this magnificent heritage.
Your tour of the Giza Pyramids Plateau comes to an end at this point, and you will go on another journey into ancient Egypt. But first, enjoy a delicious meal at a restaurant with a beautiful view of the Giza Pyramids.
Egyptian Museum Tour
A journey over two floors brimming with hundreds of gleaming pharaonic jewels, rare pharaonic everyday life objects, and magnificent monuments transports you to the roots of ancient Egyptian history. So, in the Egyptian Museum, you tour ancient Egypt from the pharaonic centuries through the Roman and Greek periods, accompanied by your personal Egyptologist who speaks fluent English.
Finally, at 5:00 a.m., you arrive at the conclusion of the original account of the construction of the pyramids in history, having unearthed many secrets. So take a seat in the private vehicle and prepare to spend a quiet night in a Cairo hotel.
Aswan City Tour
Breakfast at your hotel then, meet your tour guide and driver to transfer to Cairo Domestic Airport to fly to Aswan. After that, arrive at Aswan Domestic Airport and keep an eye out for your coordinator. A private air-conditioned automobile is given to him. The journey that will revolutionize the lives of Egyptians is about to begin. One of the major megaprojects of the twentieth century was the construction of the High Dam.
It would be spectacular to see water pouring over a gigantic rubble dam with a height of 111 meters, a length of 3.5 kilometers, and a width of 1 kilometer. It is also possible to witness the world's largest man-made lake. Nasser Lake is the name of the body of water in question.
Ancient Egyptian architecture secrets will be revealed thanks to a pharaonic engineering site. Results from a Recent Great Engineering Site are Spectacular Obelisks that were described in exquisite detail by ancient Egyptian craftsmen. Each temple's entrance is guarded by this obelisk.
It was constructed thousands of years ago to accompany the sky. The sun's beams may illuminate an entire temple with a single column. What technique did the Egyptians use to chisel the obelisks? You should've seen them being dragged to the temples! How did they grow up to be capable of surviving for thousands of years? Everything is right there in plain sight at the Unfinished Obelisk site, according to the pharaohs.
You'll have lunch in the midst of Aswan's natural beauty. Philae Port is next. A friendly Nubian greets you on your first meeting with them.
Take a water taxi after your visit to walk in Osiris' footsteps down the Nile's heart, where Pharaoh-like guardians await your every move! While sailing, you'll have this historical perspective in your thoughts, allowing you to ponder these amazing things. The Nile's splendor covers its banks, and the jewel of the temples emerges magically as beautiful flora. Philae Temple, which means "love temple," is what you're looking at.
Discover exotic trees and flowers in rare natural settings, as well as pharaonic inscriptions and spectacular architecture that tells the story of three civilizations.
After you've recovered, spend your free time in the spice open-air markets. In an Aswan luxury hotel, you can sleep soundly. During the hotel check-in process, your Egyptologist will assist you.
Abu Simbel Temples
Abu Simbel Temples Tour
At the motel, breakfast is served. The Egyptologist tour guide will be on hand to assist you as you check out. Visit the Abu Simbel temples with him or her. The country you were passing through was holy even before any temples were erected. It was built in honor of Hathor, an ancient Egyptian goddess who was revered in the area.
Ramses II chose this place for his temples because of its natural beauty and proximity to the Nile River. The breathtaking vista appears from afar. Four massive Ramsis II sculptures lead you to the temple entrance in the bowels of a massive mountain. The temple was chiseled into the mountainside, to be sure.
When the sun walked twice a year through the temple, Ramses II frightened his opponents. He emphasized the beauty of ancient Egypt's civilizations in his remarks.
On two specific dates each year, they enabled the sun to walk in a specific path within the temple, illuminating three statues. "It's as if the sun has promised Ramses II that he will be able to celebrate his birthday and the day he conquered Egypt in his temple," says the narrator.
Your Egyptologist will help you to check in at your Nile Cruise.
Sundeck: Soak in the rays and get a tan.
Temples Kom Ombo and Edfu
From Aswan to Luxor, there are excursions to Kom Ombo and Edfu.
You should first travel upstream to Kom Ombo and stop to visit the Kom Ombo Temple. Two deities were revered in this prehistoric complex: Sobek, the crocodile god, and Harris, the falcon-headed deity.
When you reach Edfu, get off your horse and go to the Edfu Temple. Thanks to 2,000 years of sand surrounding it, this temple is the best-preserved ancient temple in Egypt.
Later, a beautiful lunch will be ready for you as the sailing ship sails toward Luxor. Lastly, stay in Luxor for the second night of your Nile trip from Aswan to Luxor.
Luxor West Bank
Hatshepsut Temple & Valley of the kings
Take a break for a bite to eat before following your Egyptologist around. Make your way through a pharaonic maze. Yes, your quest begins in the hidden land of the pharaohs.
It's the afterlife, where the pharaohs live as gods, leaving with the sunset on a solar boat to return the next day as gods. Luxor is on the west bank of the Nile River.
Following that, your adventure will lead you on foot through The Kings Valley, following in the paths of people who were close to the pharaohs, until you arrive at their tombs, which are loaded with magnificent treasure and indelible incantations.
An extraordinary sight arises in front of you as you wander through these magical beliefs of the pharaohs. How ferociously these columns were carved into a mountain to adorn the entryway of a temple in the mountain's heart, dividing the hill into three terraces. It is a shrine dedicated to a historical queen who ruled over one of the world's greatest civilizations. In the background, you can see Hatshepsut's temple.
Meanwhile, those two pharaonic giants can be seen within a few minutes walk from this temple. The Colossi of Memnon began to threaten the epoch around 1350 BC.
Finally, transfer back to your Nile Cruise.
Luxor East Bank
Luxor and Karnak Temples
Get up early and enjoy your breakfast while taking in the sights from the rooftop. The Nile Valley is awash in farmland greenery. The ancient Egyptians held a similar viewpoint. In the midst of living history, who are you?
Luxor Temple is the most famous piece of art in the city. There, Amenhotep III's secret shall be disclosed. All of these historical events are brought to life right before your eyes, as though Amenhotep III is actively constructing the temple while you're there.
Tutankhamun (1336-27 BC), Horemheb (1323-1295 BC), and Rameses II (1323-1295 BC) are the three tombs to explore (1279-13 BC). As you can see, Hatshepsut and Thutmose III were definitely in conflict with one another. Luxor is a historically significant city.
In a religious ceremony, the goddess Amun, Mut, and Mut's spouse led Khonsu, the moon god, and his wife Mut down this old path. On the other hand, Ram Road is definitely a busy thoroughfare.
At the same time, you will arrive at the world's largest religious complex if you continue on this path. The city was completely enclosed by a fortified perimeter more than 2000 years ago. When you enter this planet, you'll discover that the Pharaohs are still alive, and they're telling you incredible things about their beliefs. The subject of this photograph is Egypt's, Karnak Temple.
Finally, your Egyptologist will transfer you to Hurghada City by a/c private vehicle.
Arrive in Hurghada City and get assistance to check in at your Resort.
Dinner at your hotel and overnight in Hurghada.
Free Leisure at Hurghada
To begin, have breakfast in your hotel, then spend the rest of the day doing red sea activities and sports. You may swim in this gorgeous blue water, and diving, snorkeling, or even riding a submarine will provide an excellent opportunity to learn more about what lies beneath the surface. Under the surface of the Hurghada sea, rare aquatic life, sparkling and colorful fish, and coral reefs can all be discovered. Maybe the lovely waves make you want to go surfing.
Then relax and take in the stunning view of the red sea while sunbathing. You may visit the Hurghada desert to meet the Bedouins, sit in their luxurious tents, and sample their delectable meals and sand-cooked tea and coffee drinks. In Hurghada, Egypt, you can climb mountains or take camel rides to experience the allure of the desert's enticing nature. At night, the sky is clear with sparkling stars, allowing you to enjoy a stunning landscape view, while Bedouin festivals add even more beauty to the occasion.
finally, get a relaxing night at the hotel. Your day is not free of Lunch and Dinner meals.
Free Day in Hurghada
To begin, have a leisurely breakfast at the hotel before embarking on another busy day of maritime activities. If you enjoy diving, using a private vehicle to the marine to have a sea trip is a possibility; this magical place has perplexed divers with its magnificent marine life and uncommon color reefs.
finally, Get your lunch and dinner meals, and enjoy a comfortable night at the hotel.
A Day in Hurghada
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.
Old Cairo Tour
Breakfast at your hotel then, meet your tour guide and driver to transfer to Hurghada Domestic Airport to fly to Cairo. After that, arrive at Cairo Domestic Airport then, meet your tour guide and driver to transfer to Old Cairo to start your tour.
They lead you to Babylon Fortress, passing past St. Sergius and Bacchus Church, the Hanging Church, and lastly Ben Ezra Synagogue. At 1:00 p.m., have your lunch. After lunch, visit the Mosque of Mohamed Ali, Citadel of Salah el Din, El Moez Street, the world's largest open-air museum of Islamic architecture. After that, proceed to the magnificent medieval market of Khan El Khalili, passing through Bab Al-Futuh.
Then, transfer to your hotel to get assistance to check in and overnight in Cairo.
Breakfast at your hotel then, meet our driver for a return trip to Cairo Airport. Our Airport consultant will assist you with all of your departure processes so that you can catch your journey back home after an unforgettable experience in the Land of Civilization with our 12 Days Egypt Christmas Vacation.
This 12 Days Egypt Christmas Vacation 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 Hurghada Hotel with soft all-inclusive.
- Domestic flights tickets (Cairo/Aswan - Hurghada/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 Vacation 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 $3590$3960 / Person
12 Days Egypt Christmas Vacation 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.
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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.