8 Days Tour with Luxury Nile Cruise from Cairo

Get the best out of your Luxury Nile Cruise from Cairo with Egypt United Tours! For 8 days, explore the traditions and the culture in Cairo, or enjoy the quietness of the Nile in a 5 stars Luxury Nile Cruise.

from $3880/ Person

Trip Summary

Tour Starts: Cairo
Tour Ends: Cairo
Trip Duration: 8 Days / 7 Nights
Accommodation: 5 Stars Luxury
Tour Category: Egypt Luxury Travel
Trip Theme: Egypt Private Tours
Cities to Visit: Cairo - Giza - Aswan - Luxor
Tour Difficulty: Easy
Available for Handicap: Yes
Group Size: 2 to 6 persons
Style: Luxury

Itinerary

  • Day 1

    Welcome to Egypt

    Arrival Day

    Arrive at Cairo International Airport. VIP Meeting and Greeting, our Egypt United Tour airport coordinator will be assisting you with the airport formalities, luggage, and entry visa.

    Then, you will be guided by the coordinator to our professional driver for your first ride to the Marriott Mena House 5 Stars Luxury hotel.

    Finally, our coordinator will be guiding you through the check-in for the 3 nights at the hotel and enjoy your free time in Cairo.

  • Day 2

    Great Pyramids & Museum Day Tour

    The Great Pyramids and The Egyptian Museum Tour

    Firstly, at 08:00 am. Awesome breakfast is given in the morning at the hotel.

    This morning our Egyptologist tour guide is ready to lead you to The Great Pyramids of Egypt and The Egyptian Museum with our professional driver and air-conditioned car.

    Secondly, you will be taken on a tour to the Great Pyramid of Khufu and the Queen's Pyramids by your Egyptologist including a chance to see the interior of one of the pyramids.

    Then, the tour continues to the Second Pyramid of King Khafra where you can observe the Pyramid's Complex, Causeway and Mortuary.

    Enjoy the journey to the 3rd Pyramid of King Menkaure.

    At the Pyramids Panorama, get ready for a spectacular panoramic picture of the Three Great Pyramids from the Egypt Sahara.

    After that, your Egyptologist tour guide will take you to The Great Sphinx, where you will learn the complete narrative of a lion body statue that acquires the human wisdom from a King's head!

    Later, at 01:00 pm. Enjoy a delicious lunch break at the Pyramids district, where you may choose from a variety of local and international franchise restaurants.

    In addition, at 02:00 pm. Take a journey to the Egyptian Museum in downtown Cairo from the famous Giza pyramids; your Egyptologist leads you for a 2:3 hour tour to see the Golden Treasure of King Tut and other treasures from different eras of pharaohs.

    Then, at 05:00 pm. Take a stop at the Papyrus Factory to learn how Ancient Egyptians created the world's first paper.

    Finally, return to your hotel and be on your own for an evening of free time in Cairo.

  • Day 3

    A city tour of Cairo

    Coptic Cairo and Khan El Khalili Tour

    Firstly, at 09:00 am. After a tasty hotel breakfast, meet up with your tour guide and driver for a city tour of Cairo. Check-out assistance is available.

    We begin our journey today in Coptic Christian Cairo, where we will visit some of Egypt's oldest churches, including St. Sergius Church, where we will witness the Holy Crypt, where the Virgin Mary and Jesus hid from the Romans.

    Then, visit the Hanging Church, Babylon Fortress, and Ben Ezra's Synagogue.

    01:00 pm. Take a lunch break in downtown Cairo, where you can choose from a variety of local and international franchise restaurants.

    After lunch, your tour guide and driver will take you to The Cave Church of St. Simon at Mount Moqqatam, where you will be guided to a spectacular view of Cairo City.

    After that, at 04:30 pm. Transfer to the Khan El Khalili Open-air Market for two hours of free shopping and a coffee break.

    Finally,  at 06:30 pm. Transfer back to Mena House hotel to spend a free evening and overnight.

  • Day 4

    Nile Cruise and Aswan Tour

    Aswan Tour and Nile Cruise Check-in

    Firstly, having breakfast at the hotel, meet our Airport Coordinator and friendly driver to transfer you to Cairo Domestic Airport to fly to Aswan.

    Secondly, arrive at Aswan Airport, you will be met and greeted by our local tour guide in Aswan, who will take you to meet our friendly private driver.

    Then, begin your day tour in Aswan by seeing Egypt's Great Dam, the High Dam, which was built in 1961 during President Nasser's presidency to safeguard Egypt from the Nile Flood. From here, you can see Nasser's Lake and Aswan City.

    Enjoy a pleasant journey through Aswan to the Nubian Port, where you will embark on a motorboat to Isis Island, where you will explore the Temple of Love at Philae Temple.

    After that, at 12:00 pm. Return to Aswan city land and transfer to The Unfinished Obelisk to learn how The Ancients carved 1200 tons of Red Granite into a single piece.

    Your private driver and tour guide are waiting to take you to Sonesta 5-Stars Luxury Nile Cruise to assist you with a three nights check-in.

    01:00 pm. Begin your three-night full-board Nile sailing trip with an awesome lunch meal on board.

    After lunch, you'll have some free time to freshen up and make use of the Nile Cruise's amenities.

    Then, at 05:00 pm. Meet up with your tour guide for a walking tour of Aswan City and the Local Markets.

    Finally, enjoy a Nile Cruise Dinner and some Nubian entertainment at 08:00 p.m.

    In Aswan, spend the night on a Nile Cruise.

  • Day 5

    Relaxing Day sailing the Fertile Nile Valley

    Sailing Day and Kom Ombo Temple Tour

    Firstly, at 08:00 am. This morning, begin your relaxing time on board with a Cruise Breakfast; have a delightful morning at Aswan before embarking on your Nile Cruise to Kom Ombo.

    After that, at 12:00 pm. Your Nile Cruise will begin sailing. The awe-inspiring Nile River; From the top-deck of your cruise, take in the view of the Nile Banks, birds of the Nile, and Egypt's fertile fields. Fishermen from Egypt.

    Then, at 01:00 pm. Lunch will be served at the boat restaurant while you take in the sights of the Nile and the surrounding natural beauty.

    05:00 pm. When your cruise ship lands at Kom Ombo Temple, follow your tour guide to the Temple of the Crocodile God, which is located on the Nile's Eastern Bank.

    After that, spend an hour at Kom Ombo Shrine and get a chance to see the open-air market located outside the temple. Meet your tour guide again to accompany you back to the Nile Cruise, where you will embark on your journey to Edfu City.

    Finally, at 08:00 pm. Your cruise dinner is ready, along with a fun night of entertainment and activities on board.

  • Day 6

    Relax onboard of Nile Cruise

    Edfu and Luxor Temples Tour

    Firstly, at 08:00 am. Nile Cruise Sailing - Edfu Visit and Arrival Luxor When your cruise ship arrives in Edfu, enjoy breakfast on board before meeting your Egyptologist tour guide to arrange a carriage ride to Edfu Temple and a 2-hour visit to the Falcon God Horus House.

    10:00 am. Meet your hour carriage again to return to your cruise ship and continue sailing to Luxor crossing by Esna Lock.

    Then, at 01:00 pm. Lunch on the Nile River while on a cruise is a wonderful experience.

    After that, at 06:00 pm. When the cruise arrives in Luxor City, meet your tour guide again and embark on a night tour of the illuminated Temple of Luxor in the city's heart.

    Finally, at 08:00 pm. Transfer back to your Nile Cruise for dinner and a night stay.

  • Day 7

    Luxor Tour, Valley of Kings, Karnak and Hatshepsut Template

    West and East Banks Tour

    Firstly, at 08:00 am. Meet your tour guide after getting your breakfast aboard Nile Cruise and you will get assistance in checking out at starting your tour to Luxor.

    Your friendly driver is waiting to take you on a relaxing ride across the Nile River to Luxor's West Bank; visit the stunning colored tombs of the Pharaohs in the Valley of Kings.

    Then, transfer from the Kings' Valley to the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut and the Memnon Colossi.

    01:00 pm. Return to Luxor for a lunch break; there are many local and international franchise restaurants to choose from.

    After lunch, depart for a one-of-a-kind tour to Egypt's Greatest Temple, Karnak Temple.

    See the Sacred Lake of Karnak and the Massive Obelisks by following your guide around the Temples of Karnak.

    After that, transfer to Luxor domestic airport to assist you in boarding the first-class flight back to Cairo.

    Finally, arrive at Cairo Domestic Terminal, meet and assist and transfer by our luxury vehicle to Four Seasons 5-Stars Hotel in Cairo.

  • Day 8

    Cairo International Airport is the final destination.

    Departure Day

    Firstly, Breakfast at the hotel, then meet your elegant driver and our Airport coordinator to start your ride to Cairo International Airport, arrive airport 3 hours prior to your flight departure time.

    Our Airport Coordinator assists you with luggage and flight boarding.

    Return back home with fond memories of your Egypt vacation.

Inclusions

  • VIP Meeting and Greeting at Cairo International Airport.
  • Egypt Entry Visa on Arrival.
  • Stay at Marriott Mena House 5 Stars Luxury Hotel in Cairo for 3 Nights with Bed and Breakfast.
  • Accommodation on board Sonesta 5 Stars Luxury Nile Cruise for 3 Nights with full-board.
  • Stay at Fours Seasons Nile Plaza 5 Stars Luxury Hotel in Cairo for 1 Night.
  • Return Flight ticket (Cairo/Aswan - Luxor/Cairo) first-class seat.
  • Transfers during tours by a private modern luxury Car.
  • Expert Egyptologist tour guide through the entire tour.
  • Seven Luxury Breakfasts at Hotels.
  • Six Luxury Lunches meals at nice clean restaurants in Cairo, Luxor, and Aswan as mentioned.
  • All the Entrance fees to sites mentioned in the above itinerary.
  • Camel Or Horse ride at Pyramids for 30 minutes.
  • Unlimited water and soft drinks inside the car.
  • Any necessary permissions or authority documents.
  • All Taxes and Service Charges

Exclusions

  • Flight tickets and airfare expenses from home.
  • PCR Tests if required on arrival.
  • Items of personal nature, internet, laundry, and phone calls, etc.
  • Tipping & Gratuities.
  • Departure Taxes.

Tour Attractions and Highlights

Package Price

Start from $3880$3970  / Person

Package Prices

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

The above rate is based on a group tour of a minimum 2 persons and a maximum of 6 persons.

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

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 Trip Essential Info

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.