12 Days Egypt Easter Historical Trip Cairo, Alexandria, Giza, Luxor, and Aswan
Incredible Egypt Easter Trip for 12 Days Enjoy your lavish 12-day Easter trip to Egypt for Easter, which will take you to Cairo, Giza, Luxor, Aswan, and Alexandria. Over the holidays, visit Egypt’s most well-known landmarks. We transport you to Alexandria for a lovely vacation where you may unwind on the sandy beaches of the most opulent hotels after you arrive in Cairo and your tour of the Great Pyramids of Egypt. Reach out to us right now.
|Trip Duration:||12 Days / 11 Nights|
|Trip Theme:||Egypt Cultural Tours|
|Cities to Visit:||Cairo - Giza - Aswan - Luxor|
|Available for Handicap:||yes|
|Style:||Style - Comfort - Educational - Cultural|
Arrival at Cairo international airport
You will be welcomed to the land of the pharaohs with our ready pick-up service according to the arrival time of your flight. Our airport agent is waiting to meet you and greet you with a placard that reads "Egypt United Tours." Relax as a kind driver takes you in a private A/C vehicle to your accommodation after you have completed all airport formalities. Cairo's overnight stay
Giza Pyramids Plateau- Egyptian Museum
At your hotel, the day starts with a delectable breakfast. Your own Egyptologist will pick you up from the hotel lobby and take you to visit the pharaonic treasures. It's time to approach the Giza Pyramids, which, among other mystifying allusions, depict the pharaohs' immortality in a stupendous manner.
You must first visit the Cheops Pyramid to learn intriguing facts about the beauty of the Chephren and Menkaure Pyramids and to unravel mystifying mysteries. Six smaller pyramids, three in front of the Cheops Pyramid and the others in front of the Menkaure Pyramid, are also dedicated to the queens.
The unexpected element is that you can go inside one of those six pyramids. Then, as the pharaonic mysteries surround it, the Great Sphinx beckons you with its ability to awe you and take you to its wonder.
Museum of Egypt
Your Egyptologist will next take you to a restaurant where you may enjoy lunch while admiring the Giza Pyramids. Then you go to the Egyptian Museum, which is stuffed to the gills with massive, magnificent statues, interesting monuments, and spectacular pharaonic artifacts.
After that, proceed to your hotel to spend the night in Cairo.
East Bank of Luxor
Breakfast Your tour guide and driver must first be met at your accommodation before you can travel to Cairo Domestic Airport and board a trip to Luxor. Fly to Luxor Domestic Airport after that to locate your coordinator. He is granted use of a private vehicle with air conditioning. The journey that will radically transform Egyptians' lives is about to start. Visit Luxor's East Bank with the rest of your tour group to view the beautiful Luxor Temple and the vast Karnak Temple complex, two of the most important ancient sites in the entire world. The history of this city as a temple-filled metropolis dates back 2,000 years.
After that, proceed to your Nile Cruise to receive assistance with check-in and spend the night in Luxor.
Luxor West Bank
West Bank Tour of Luxor
Start by indulging in a sumptuous breakfast while sailing the Nile on a cruise ship on a lovely morning. In a plush, air-conditioned vehicle, your Egyptologist drives you to the west bank of Luxor.
The Valley of the Kings' tunnels are believed to be the pharaohs' afterlife, where they travel as potential gods. This is based on Egyptian mythology.
Then, a majestic temple materialises in the middle of a mountain. The Hatshepsut Temple honours Egypt's most brutal empress. As you walk back to the boat, the Colossi of Memnon, two pharaonic giants, arise out of nowhere.
After that, you'll enjoy a delectable dinner before boarding the cruise ship and departing towards Esna Lock.
As you sail to Edfu, have afternoon tea and other drinks in the lounge.
Finally, savour a delicious dinner while sailing off the coast of Edfu.
Nile Cruise Sailing
This day excursion is, first and foremost, a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. Enjoy breakfast on the cruise ship first. Your Egyptologist will then drive you in a horse-drawn carriage to the Edfu Temple, where it is believed that Horus once resided. The temple seems to be in outstanding shape, indicating that it was just recently built.
then stroll among the colourful monuments of historical occurrences. Your spectacular journey to Kom Ombo will come to an end as you and your Egyptologist board the Nile Cruise.
Then board a serene Nile boat that is surrounded by luscious vegetation. While sailing to Aswan, take advantage of the cruise's afternoon tea and sumptuous lunch.
On a cruise, spend the night at Aswan, Egypt, complete with a Galabia celebration and a sumptuous brunch. You may see the blazing open-air market in Aswan on a free walking tour, which will amaze you with its unique ambiance.
The final meal of the trip is dinner.
Visit the Abu Simbel Temples
Breakfast is provided by the hotel. Your tour guide, an Egyptologist, can offer assistance. Visit Abu Simbel's temples with him or her. The land you travelled through was venerated before any temples were constructed. It was built in honour of the long-extinct Egyptian Goddess Hathor, a local goddess.
Ramses II chose this location to construct his temples due to the picturesque surroundings and easy access to the Nile River. The breathtaking scene is visible from a distance. Four colossal Ramsis II sculptures that are hidden deep beneath a sizable mountain serve as your escorts to the temple's entrance. The temple was unquestionably cut from the rock.
When the sun passed the temple twice a year, Ramses II scared his enemies.
He underlined the splendour of Egypt's historic civilizations.
On two certain days every year, they opened the temple to the sun, which illuminated three statues.
According to the storyteller, the sun promised Ramses II that he would be able to celebrate both his birthday and the day he conquered Egypt in his temple.
After that, return to your Nile Cruise and spend the night at Aswan.
Enjoy Aswan's cosy atmosphere and gorgeous natural surroundings before starting your day of travel. Your Egyptologist will take you to the High Dam, a massive building undertaking that is thought to be one of the greatest mysteries of the twentieth century, after a sumptuous breakfast on board your Nile Cruise. There is Nasser Lake, the largest man-made lake in the world.
Then Osiris will ferry you to the Philae Temple, where Isis resides, via boat. You will first encounter the Nubians in the Philae Temple, where your Egyptologist will accompany you by water taxi.
Relax and grab lunch at a neighbouring restaurant after that.
On Kitchener Island, home to the famous Aga Khan Mausoleum, a Fatimid structure, you can find exotic fruit trees, unusual flowers, and old trees that are home to lovely birds.
To catch a flight back to Cairo, transfer to the Aswan domestic airport. Your tour guide and driver will meet you at Cairo Domestic Airport when you arrive. They will assist you with checking in so you can stay the night.
Old Cairo Tour
9:00 a.m. We sincerely ask that you enjoy the great food at the hotel breakfast, which is now ready. As Cairo will be our main destination today, please meet your driver and tour guide. Don't forget to ask for help when you are making a payment.
Cairo Tours for Christians
One of Cairo's oldest churches, which is a Coptic Christian church, is the first site on today's itinerary. Be at the St. Sergius Church's Holy Crypt, where Jesus and the Virgin Mary took refuge from the Romans.
Your tour guide can help you learn more about the Ben Ezra Synagogue, the Babylon Fortress, and the Hanging Church.
1:00 P.M. During your lunch break, go to a restaurant of your choosing. Both domestic and foreign options are available.
Islamic sightseeing in Egypt
Prepare to see the most spectacular view of Cairo city as you travel to Saladin's Citadel with your driver and tour guide to visit Mohamed Ali's Alabaster Mosque and the Green Mosque. After that, continue to Al Moaz and Khan El-Khalili streets for some free time to explore.
4:30 p.m. In order to spend the night in Cairo, go back to your accommodation.
Alexandria Attractions City Tour
Alexandria Day Tour
After a restful evening at your hotel, get your breakfast and meet your tour guide at 8:00 a.m.
Help you check out and store your bags, then meet your experienced driver to begin your 3-hour adventure to Alexandria, which includes a highway stop.
At this time, transfer to your Alexandria hotel, where check-in arrangements will already be made.
In order to recharge, spend an hour unwinding in your hotel room.
After that, you and your tour guide and driver can enjoy a great lunch at a Mediterranean seafood restaurant.
After lunch, your tour guide and driver will take you to the Quitbay Citadel so you may tour the lovely fortress and take in the spellbinding views of the Mediterranean.
Explore the multiple tunnels and passageways of the tomb by going to Kom El Shokafa, Alexandria's most well-known destination.
Move on then to your Alexandria hotel to settle in and spend the night.
Alexandria Day Tour and Returning To Cairo
Your second day has just begun in the magnificent city of Alexandria. After breakfast, proceed downstairs to meet your tour guide, who will help you check out, at 8:00 a.m.
After that, our experienced driver will pick you up in Alexandria to begin another full-day excursion.
Then, relax and enjoy your driver and tour guide's company as you visit the Alexandria Library, Pompey's Pillar, and the Roman Amphitheatre.
Before you continue your trip back to Cairo, a delicious supper in opulent surroundings is waiting for you at Sea View Restaurant.
A representative from our hotel will greet you when you arrive in Cairo to complete the check-in process.
Before returning to the hotel, spend the day leisurely exploring Cairo.
Saqqara and Memphis Tour
Day trip to Saqqara and Memphis
At 8:00, meet your driver and tour guide to begin your Saqqara and Memphis Tour.
On this day, you will visit three of Egypt's most important monuments, including Saqqara, where you might be able to see the Step Pyramid. After that, you'll take a journey to Memphis to see the first Egyptian capital. The Red and Bent Pyramids can be seen for the last time in Dahshur.
Your tour will begin with a 30-minute scenic ride through the Giza countryside in our air-conditioned private vehicle. Enjoy the rural setting and the juxtaposition of the greenery with the desert. Get ready for a once-in-a-lifetime tour to the Step Pyramid of King Zoser as you arrive in Saqqara.
Visit the Pyramids Complex to see the oldest, most beautiful limestone walls in the world, dating back 4,500 years. Your tour guide will show you the deep holes and copra statues. Learn more about the building of the Step Pyramid from your Egyptologist tour guide in a similar vein. The Northern Star Statue and the Courtyard of the Pyramids are both noteworthy sights.
Continue on to the village of Mit Rahina after that to see the Memphis Open-Air Museum and witness Egypt's Oldest Capital. Visit the colossal statues of King Ramses II and the alabaster Sphinx created by Queen Hatshepsut. Follow your Egyptologist tour guide to the Granit Sarcophagus, which is embellished with Book of the Dead rituals. Enjoy the breathtaking vista of Memphis City and the randomly positioned statues of the Kings and Gods of ancient Egypt.
Spend the evening at your hotel in Cairo before checking out for the day.
Meet our driver at your hotel after breakfast to make the return trip to the Cairo Airport. During our 12-day Egypt Easter Experience, our airport expert will help you with every aspect of your departure so that you may return home after an incredible trip to the Land of Civilization.
This 12 Days Egypt Easter Trip 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 06 Nights.
- 4 Nights on board a cruise boat with full board.
- Accommodation in Alexandria for 01 Night.
- Domestic flights tickets (Cairo/Luxor- Aswan/Cairo)
- All Day Tours as mentioned in our above itinerary.
- Meals as mentioned above.
- English-speaking professional tour guide.
- All Taxes and Service Charges.
This 12 Days Egypt Easter Trip 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 $4850$5350 / Person
12 Days Egypt Easter Trip 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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