12 Days Hurghada Holiday Nile Cruise and Cairo

Have a good time in Hurghada relaxing on the most beauteous beaches by the red sea in our 12 Days Hurghada Holiday Nile Cruise and Cairo.

Enjoy life in Aswan and Luxor and explore the Royal Tombs and Temples of The Ancient Egyptians. Ultimately enjoy wandering around the heritage of Cairo City and the famous Pyramids of Giza.

This fabulous 12 Days Hurghada Holiday Nile Cruise and Cairo covers 11 nights accommodation, Staying at a hotel in Hurghada for 12 days with soft all-inclusive for 5 nights full board Nile Cruise for 4 nights, a night on a first-class sleeper train with half board and one night in Cairo City.

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from $990/ Person

Trip Summary

Tour Starts: Hurghada
Tour Ends: Hurghada
Trip Duration: 12 Days / 11 Nights
Accommodation: Included
Tour Category: Nile Cruise Tours - Red Sea Holidays Packages
Trip Theme: Egypt Adventure Tours - Egypt Beach Holidays - Egypt Group Tours - Egypt Private Tours
Cities to Visit: Cairo - Hurghada - Aswan - Luxor - Abu Simbel
Tour Difficulty: Easy
Available for Handicap: Yes
Group Size: 10 to 15 persons
Style: Comfort

Itinerary

  • Day 1

    Landing at the international airport in Hurghada.

    Arrival to Hurghada

    Our tour manager receives you immediately after you arrive at Hurghada International Airport. He drives you to a hotel to check in for 2 Nights with Soft all-inclusive in our Modern A/C Private vehicle.

  • Day 2

    Free day by the Red Sea Beach in Hurghada.

    Free at liesure by Hurghada Beach

    Have a pleasant time by the Red Sea Beach at Hurghada hotel with Breakfast, Lunch, dinner, and soft drinks. (Soft all-inclusive)

    All trips are at hand at your request; Snorkeling, Diving, water activities, and Hurghada optional sea trips with Desert safari.

  • Day 3

    Hurghada – Luxor and Nile Cruise Check in

    Luxor Day Trip from Hurghada

    Breakfast in Hurghada by the Red Sea at your hotel. Linkup with our Egyptologist tour guide and our elegant driver to start your trip to Luxor City (4hours Highway drive)

    Start a day tour to the West Bank upon arrival to Luxor. Tour the Valley of Kings, let your Egyptologist assist select for you the most colorful Royal Tombs because you are only allowed to visit 3 tombs. You will be transferred later to explore the adorable temple of the Queen Pharaoh Hatshepsut. Rejoice a photoshoot break at the grand Statues of Memnon Colossi.

    Back to Luxor city across the Nile River, let your tour guide facilitate your check-in after reaching your Nile Cruise. (4 Nights with full-board)

    You have ample time to freshen up after receiving your Cabin. Enjoy a relaxing afternoon and lunch onboard.

    Together with your tour guide, go for an evening walk tour to Luxor City, Streets, and Markets. Return to Nile Cruise Shipboard for entertainment, Dinner, and overnight stay.

  • Day 4

    Tour to Karnak and Luxor Temples – Nile Cruise sailing.

    Luxor East Bank Tour and Nile Cruise

    Start a tour to explore Karnak Temple after taking breakfast on your Cruise Shipboard. This is the home of the supreme god of Egypt Amon and Egypt’s Largest Temple. Proceed to the Temple of Luxor located in the Heart of Luxor City as you continue enjoying your day tour.

    Return to your Nile Cruise to begin sailing towards Edfu City in the South. Watch your Massive Cruise Ship carried by the Nile Waters as you enjoy the experience of crossing Esna Lock.

    Have your Lunch on your Nile cruise board and take an astonishing opportunity to use the swimming pool on the top deck. Relax and watch the green farmlands besides the two riverbanks as you continue enjoying your Cruise Ship Sail.

    Our next stop tonight is the city of Edfu, Dinner, overnight, and entertainment onboard. Relax and prepare to visit Edfu Temple the next morning.

  • Day 5

    Nile Cruise Ship Sailing – Visit to Edfu and Kom Ombo Temples.

    Falcon and Crocodile God Temples visits

    Good morning! Have breakfast on your cruise board. Your next visit accompanied by your tour guide on a horse carriage is the House of the Falcon God at Edfu Temple, where you'll perceive the great battle between good and evil.

    Transfer back to your cruise ship to continue sailing on The Nile waters towards Kom Ombo City. Relish the whole day navigating the Nile before getting to the Crocodile God House at Kom Ombo Temple. Tour the Temple with Its splendid night Lights, Explore the healing spot which acted as a hospital for patients in ancient Egypt and visit the Mummies room of Crocodiles. Return to your Nile Cruise board to enjoy your lunch and Nile Cruise facilities as you continue with the Sail.

    Your next stop this evening is in Aswan. Relish the opportunity to walk around the charming Aswan City watching the local Spice open air Markets and the Nubian People.

    Get back to your Cruise Ship for a delicious dinner, entertainment, and overnight.

  • Day 6

    Trip from Aswan to Abu Simbel Temple – Nile Cruise Sailing.

    Abu Simbel Day Trip from Nile Cruise

    Firstly, early in the morning, after taking your breakfast, your next stop on a day trip accompanied by your elegant driver and Sophisticated Egyptologist tour guide is Abu Simbel City. Approximately 280 KM, a highway drive for around 3 hours.

    Upon arrival to Abu Simbel City, our friendly tour guide accompanies you on a tremendous tour to the enormous Temple of Ramses 2nd, Here you see the 4 Colossi Statues of King Ramses in front of the Temple. Perceive information and stories from your tour guide about this massive temple and how the Sun only comes here twice yearly to light the King’s face. Tour the Temple of Nefertari, The king’s beloved spouse. The 1st Queen in history to whom a temple from her husband and King was dedicated.

    The two Abu Simbel temples are over 3300 years old and were relocated by UNESCO after the High Dam construction in 1960 AD due to water rising.

    Finally, Enjoy a one-hour felucca sailing tour accompanied by your tour guide before sunset at Aswan Nile Islands and finally return to Nile cruise board for dinner, Nubian entertainment, and overnight.

  • Day 7

    Aswan Highlights Tour and Sightseeing – Nile Cruise check-out

    Aswan Day Tour from Nile Cruise

    Firstly, after enjoying your today’s breakfast, our tour guide facilitates your check-out and your next stop is Aswan Highlights and sightseeing. Starting with the High Dam which was considered the greatest National Project in Egypt during the 20th Century AD. It was constructed to control the yearly Nile flooding. Enjoy a photoshoot moment and take stunning photos with Lake Nasser in the background on the top part of the High Dam. See all the Dam Turbines that help in electricity production, tour the Egyptian and Russian Memorial.

    Reconnect with our driver and transfer you to the Nubian shore on the River Nile and take a motorboat here to tour the Isis Island and the Philae Temple. This place was for love seekers, they used to come here to visit the Goddess of Love Isis, the atmosphere and history of this amazing location are incredible, Enjoy!

    Later we escort you to see the Unfinished Obelisk and visit the famous Granite Quarry of Aswan. A single piece of red granite weighs 1200 tons and for a strange reason, it was split to depict to us how the great Ancient Egyptians chop and transferred these huge amounts of stones to their final placement from their original location.

    Enjoy lunch in Aswan City at a local restaurant and explore the streets and city markets in a free afternoon.

    Board the First-Class Sleeper Train to Cairo at Aswan train station.

    Finally, overnight and dinner on your train board.

  • Day 8

    Cairo Day Tour to Pyramids and Egyptian Museum

    Day Tour to Pyramids and Cairo

    Firstly, breakfast is served on your sleeper train board. After arriving at the train station in Cairo, link up with your tour guide Egyptologist and start a full-day tour to The Great Pyramids of Giza and the Egyptian Museum.

    Upon arrival at the Giza Pyramids, tour the Grand Pyramid of King Cheops, explore the Small Pyramids of the wife’s King and 2 daughters. Freely walk around the Pyramid to witness the High Official Tombs.

    Arrive at the Second Pyramid of King Chefren to tour the Pyramid’s Complex.

    It’s a photoshoot moment at the Pyramids Panorama! take stunning photos in the desert (best area for camel ride) with 3 Pyramids in the background.

    Slope downwards the valley to explore the Valley Temple for Mummification and visit the Great Sphinx.

    Transfer to Pyramids view restaurant to enjoy your delicious lunch.

    Your tour guide is waiting to accompany you after lunch for a tour to the Egyptian Museum. This Museum consists of over 100.000 pieces of various materials and stones dating back from Ancient Egyptian times. Enjoy a highlight tour to the Golden Mask and the Golden Treasure of King Tut.

    finally, our coordinator facilitates your transfer and one-night check-in at a hotel in Cairo, enjoy a free evening.

  • Day 9

    Cairo City Tour and returning back to Hurghada

    City Tour in Old Cairo and back to Hurghada

    It’s a brand-new day! Enjoy breakfast at your hotel, today you are touring the heart of Cairo.

    Accompanied by your tour guide, you are going for a charming visit to the Oldest Part of Cairo to tour the Orthodox Church of the Virgin Mary at Hanging Church, afterward, proceed to St. Sergius and Bacchus Holy Church and The Synagogue of Ben Ezra.

    Before you’re taken by your tour guide to Moqatam mountain, enjoy a delicious Egyptian lunch at Nile View Restaurant. Here, you are going to visit Saladin’s Citadel and The Marble Mosque of King Mohamed Ali.

    Finally, enjoy Cairo City and local streets and visit Khan El Khalili Bazaar.

    Transfer to your hotel in Cairo for a night stay.

  • Day 10

    Leisure Time in Hurgahda

    Relaxing Day in Hurghada

    After breakfast at your hotel in Cairo, transfer back to Hurghada by a/c private vehicle.

    Arrive at Hurghada and assist you with 2 Nights check-in of soft all-inclusive, Lunch and dinner, and overnight at Hurgada hotel.

    Finally, You’re free to relax by the beach enjoying your Hurghada Holiday Nile Cruise and Cairo.

  • Day 11

    Relaxation day in Hurghada at the beach and Hotel pool

    Day at Leisure by the Red Sea 

    Firstly, enjoy your relaxation with a soft all-inclusive stay at your hotel pool and beach (full board with soft drinks)

    Then, Snorkeling, Boat trip to Gifton Island, Scopa Diving, Parasailing, Sea games, Quad Safari, and all our optional tours at your request are at hand.

  • Day 12

    Finally Departing from Hurghada

    Check out and Airport transfer

    Finally, enjoy your delicious hotel breakfast in Hurghada and then link up with our airport representative for a transfer to Hurghada International Airport and your flight boarding facilitation on your way back home.

Inclusions

  • Personal assistance and meeting by your tour manager at Hurghada International Airport
  • Accommodation for 4 nights in Hurghada Hotel with soft all-inclusive.
  • Nile Cruise accommodation for 4 nights with full board.
  • One night first-class sleeper train tickets (ASS/CAI) with half board.
  • 2 nights accommodation with bed and breakfast in Cairo.
  • Transfers by our modern private A/C vehicle throughout your trip as mentioned in the above itinerary. (Fuel inclusive)
  • Airport pickup in Hurghada on arrival and drop-off in Cairo on departure.
  • Aswan and Cairo train station transfers.
  • Expert Egyptologist and Professional tour guide throughout your trip.
  • 11 Breakfasts, 10 Lunches, and 8 Dinners.
  • Entire Service Charges and taxes.

Exclusions

  • International flight tickets
  • Cairo – Hurghada domestic flight ticket.
  • Egyptian entry visa.
  • Entry fees and tickets to touristic sites in Egypt not mentioned in our itinerary above.
  • All optional activities not mentioned in our tour schedule above.
  • Any meal or drink not mentioned in our tour schedule above.
  • Basic personal items, phone calls, and internet. Etcetera.
  • Gratuities and tipping.

Tour Attractions and Highlights

Package Price

Start from $990$1080  / Person

Package Prices

Tour starts every Saturday and Sunday on a weekly regular basis.

The above rate is based on a group tour of a minimum 10 persons and a maximum of 15 persons.

Traveling during Xmas, New Year, and Easter with the supplement of 20%.

For privately escorted tours please contact us to tailor your trip.

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

Notice

  • 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.

Important Notes

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.

Tour Tipping

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.