9 Days Christmas Holiday in Egypt is the best choice for adding more value for your Christmas vacation; With this option you will be able to add another country beside Egypt for your holiday.

This Tour Package to Egypt gives you a great opportunity to explore the Pyramids and The Nile of Egypt on board of a deluxe Nile Cruise.

 

from $1090/ Person

Trip Summary

Tour Starts: Alexandria
Tour Ends: Cairo
Trip Duration: 9 Days / 8 Nights
Accommodation: Included
Tour Category: Egypt Budget Travel - Nile Cruise Tours
Trip Theme: Festivals Tours to Egypt
Cities to Visit: Cairo - Giza - Alexandria - Aswan - Luxor
Tour Difficulty: Easy
Available for Handicap: Yes
Group Size: 10 to 15 persons
Style: Comfort - Educational

Itinerary

  • Day 1

    Cairo Airport Arrival and Alexandria Night Stay

    On your arrival to Cairo International Airport, meet our Airport Rep who is holding "Your Name Sign".

    Then, get assisted for entry visa to Egypt and airport formalities, follow our Airport Rep to help you collecting your luggage and escort you out of Cairo Airport Terminal.

    After that, meet our friendly driver with air-conditioned modern vehicle to transfer you to Alexandria.

    Then, enjoy your first ride in Egypt and upon arrival to Alexandria, transfer to hotel to meet your tour guide to assist you with one night check-in.

    Finally, free at leisure in Alexandria by the Mediterranean and overnight at your hotel.

  • Day 2

    Alexandria City Tour - Back to Cairo

    Firstly, at 08:00 AM After spending a lovely night by the Mediterranean. Secondly,  start your day by having a lovely Breakfast at the hotel.

    Then, meet again with your tour guide and driver to start a day tour to see all the most famous tourist attractions of Alexandria.

    After that, visit The Roman Amphitheater and see the place where great events take place in the Roman Times.

    In addition, explore the Famous Catacombs of Alexandria and learn how the Greeks and Romans got influenced by The Ancient Egyptians.

    Then, follow your tour guide to have an amazing visit to Pompey's Pillar and Serapeum Cave; Learn the full story of a great triumph that led to a unique structure, Pillar of Triumph.

    After that, at 01:00 PM Enjoy a lunch break on the Mediterranean,

    Then, transfer to the Eastern Harbour of Alexandria to visit Quitbay Citadel, the fortress that protected Alexandria for decades.

    03:00 PM Start your trip back to Cairo (3hours ride). Arrive at a hotel in Cairo and get assisted for one-night check-in.

    Finally, free at leisure in Cairo and overnight.

     

     

  • Day 3

    Pyramids, Museum and Khan El Khalili Bazzar Day Tour

    Firstly, at 08:00 AM Enjoy a lovely breakfast at your hotel in Cairo; Your tour guide is ready to take you to see the Highlight of Egypt trip, The Pyramids of Giza.

    Secondly, at 09:00 AM Start your ride to the Pyramids by our A/C private vehicle to arrive to the Pyramids Plateau.

    Then, visit The Great Pyramid and take enough time to learn the mystery of this massive structure; explore the small Pyramids of The Queens and the Solar Ships Tombs.

    Transfer to see the Second and Third Pyramids and learn the full story of The Pyramids Builders Family.

    Enjoy your ride in the Sahara Desert to the Pyramids Panorama, where you can take magnificent photos of the 3 Pyramids; a Camel ride is available at Panorama with extra fees.

    Then, get ready for another highlight of your trip to Egypt at The paws of the Great Sphinx; Learn the story of a boy, started under the paws of the Sphinx to become the king of Egypt.

    01:00 PM Take a break for lunch on your own at the Pyramids area.

    02:00 PM Transfer to visit The Egyptian Museum; Follow your Egyptologist tour guide who assists you to learn everything about the Ancient Egyptian Artifacts and the Golden Treasure of King Tut.

    Then, at 05:00 PM Get a smooth ride to arrive at the Nile shore and enjoy Felucca Ride in Cairo.

    07:30 PM Transfer to Giza Train station to assist you to board the First Class Sleeper Train to Aswan.

    Finally, at 08:30 PM Dinner on board your train and overnight.

  • Day 4

    Aswan Day Tour and Nile Cruise Embarkation

    Firstly, at 08:00 AM Your train arrives at Aswan train station. Secondly,  meet and assist by our local tour guide in Aswan and our friendly driver.

    Then, enjoy a half-day tour to visit the highlights and tourist attractions in Aswan;

    After that, visit the High Dam and Lake Nasser to see the largest human made lake in history.

    Sail by motorboat to Isis Island to visit The Temple of Philae and Goddess of love house.

    Then, learn how The Ancient Egyptians cut the hardest stone at the Unfinished Obelisk and The Granite Quarry of Aswan.

    01:00 PM Your tour guide and your friendly driver escort you to check-in Nile Cruise for the next 3 Nights.

    Later, enjoy Nile Cruise Lunch and a free afternoon in Aswan.

    06:00 PM Time to explore the open-air and Spices Market and Bazar in Aswan.

    Finally, at 08:00 PM Back to your Nile Cruise for dinner and overnight on board.

     

  • Day 5

    Sailing the Nile River - Relaxing

    Firstly, enjoy a full day sailing onboard your Nile Cruise with full board (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner).

    Your tour guide on board arranges for you to visit Kom Ombo according to the Nile cruise sailing schedule.

    Then, get the best of your cruising time sailing the beautiful Nile Valley.

    Free evening on board your cruise and enjoy Galabiya Party and musical entertainment.

    Finally, overnight on board.

     

     

  • Day 6

    Edfu Temple

    Firstly, at 08:00 AM After having your Cruise breakfast arrive at Edfu city; Meet your tour guide and start 2 hours by hours of carriage to visit  The Falcon God Horus Temple of Edfu.

    Transfer back to Nile Cruise to proceed sailing and to cross the Nile Lock at Esna city; Enjoy fantastic sailing hours towards Luxor and your Nile Cruise facilities, sundeck, and swimming pool; Spend your best time watching the real life of Egyptian farmers and fishermen practicing their crafts.

    Then, at 01:00 PM Cruise lunch is ready for you on board while sailing.

    06:00 PM Cruise arrives Luxor, get ready for a short night visit to Luxor Temple on the Shore of the Nile.

    Finally, at 08:00 PM Back to your Nile Cruise Ship for dinner and overnight on board.

  • Day 7

    Luxor Tour to Valley of Kings and Karnak Temple - Disembark Nile Cruise

    Firstly, at 08:00 AM Enjoy a fresh Breakfast on board and meet your tour guide and friendly driver to start a day tour to the West Bank of Luxor and Karnak Temple. Nile Cruise disembarkation.

    Visit the Valley of The Kings and learn how ancient Egyptians cut their royal tombs in the mountains.

    Explore Queen Hatshepsut Temple, where your guide narrates for you the story of a little girl who became the first woman to role over Egypt.

    In addition, visit the Two Colossus of Memnon to unveil the mystery of magic and power made by the pharaohs of Egypt.

    01:00 PM Transfer back to Luxor city to get a lunch break.

    Then, at 02:00 PM Transfer to the North of Luxor to visit the Temple of Karnak; get escorted by your professional tour guide to show you the massive Obelisks and the sacred lake of the Temple.

    05:00 PM Enjoy a walking tour to Luxor Open-air Market and Streets with your tour guide.

    07:00 PM Transfer to Luxor Train Station to assist you to board the First Class Sleeper Train.

    Finally, dinner on board your Sleeper train and overnight traveling back to Cairo.

  • Day 8

    Firstly, at 06:00 am After enjoying your train breakfast, arrive at Giza Train Station and get assisted with your luggage; Meet again with your local tour guide in Cairo and your friendly driver to go for a city tour in Cairo city.

    Your day tour starts at Coptic Cairo to see the Oldest Christian Churches in Egypt; Follow your tour guide to visit The Hanging Church, St. Sergius Church, Babylon Fortress, and The Synagogue of Ben Ezra.

    01:00 PM Lunch break in Cairo city by the Nile; Many local and international restaurants are available of your choice.

    02:30 PM Enjoy your ride to Khan El Khalili Souq and Bazaar for a free shopping tour at the most famous open-air market in Egypt.

    Finally, at 04:00 PM Transfer back to your hotel in Cairo to assist you with one-night check-in and free evening in Cairo.

     

  • Day 9

    Cairo Airport and Departure

    Depends on your flight time. Firstly, enjoy your hotel breakfast; Meet again with our Airport coordinator and friendly driver to transfer you back to Cairo Airport and assist you for final departure with wonderful memories about your Christmas Holiday with Egypt United Tours.

Inclusions

  • Accommodation in Cairo at Hotel for 3 Nights Breakfast.
  • Accommodation on board of Nile Cruise for 3 Nights with Full-Board.
  • 2 Nights on board of The 1st Class Sleeper Train with dinner and breakfast.
  • Transportation with Air-conditioned modern vehicles for all tours includes fuel.
  • 2 Airport Transfers with meet, assist, and escorting.
  • 4 Train Station Transfers (1 in Cairo – 1 Aswan).
  • English speaking tour guide “Egyptologist” during all-day tours.
  • 8 Breakfasts - 5 Lunches - 5 Dinners.
  • All Travel documents and Government Permissions are needed.
  • Services Charges and Taxes.

Exclusions

  • Flight Tickets from Home.
  • Entry Visa to Egypt on arrival.
  • Entrance fees and tickets to all sites are mentioned in the above Itinerary.
  • drinks of any type.
  • Any meals not mentioned in the included items.
  • personal items (internet and phone calls ).
  • Tours and visits are not mentioned in the above Itinerary.
  • Tipping and Gratuities.

Tour Attractions and Highlights

Package Price

Start from $1090$1140  / Person

Package Prices

Tour starts every Sunday and Friday 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.

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.

Egypt Trip Essential Info Before You Go

Time to read all essential info about your trip to Egypt, we provide you here with all tour details related to our tour Itineraries with all inclusion and exclusion, Info about Egypt Visa and, Our Accommodation and Transportation Info in Egypt. Get to know everything about your wonderful vacation in Egypt with Egypt United Tours.

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.