Cairo Alexandria and Nile Cruise 8 Days

Fantastic Tour Package to Egypt to enjoy Cairo, Alexandria, and Nile Cruise for 8 Days/ 7 Nights. This is the best travel plan to cover The Tourism Highlights of Egypt within 8 Days. It requires a morning arrival to Egypt every Monday and Wednesday of the Week.

The Main Highlights covered by this itinerary are, Giza Pyramids, Grand Egyptian Museum, Step Pyramid, Memphis, Abu Simbel, Philae Temple, High Dam, Kom Ombo, Edfu, Valley of Kings, Karnak Temple, and Alexandria.

 

 

from $1150/ Person

Trip Summary

Tour Starts: Cairo
Tour Ends: Alexandria
Trip Duration: 8 Days / 7 Nights
Accommodation: Included
Tour Category: Egypt Budget Travel - Egypt Travel Deals 2021/2022 - Nile Cruise Tours
Trip Theme: Egypt Cultural Tours - Egypt Educational Tours - Egypt Group Tours - Family Friendly Tours
Cities to Visit: Cairo - Giza - Aswan - Luxor - Abu Simbel - Alexandria
Tour Difficulty: Easy
Available for Handicap: Yes
Group Size: 4 to 10 persons
Style: Comfort - Educational

Itinerary

  • Day 1

    Cairo Airport arrival and Egyptian Museum Tour

    Arrival To Cairo

    Arrival at Cairo International Airport Before Noon Time. Secondly, Meet our Airport representative to assist you with visa and luggage collection.

    After that, our representative escorts you outside the Airport terminal. Meet our private driver and start your first ride in Egypt to the Egyptian Museum in Cairo.

    Arrive at the Museum where our Egyptologist is ready to accompany you for 2 hours. Tour the masterpieces of the Museum, starting with The Pre-dynastic Era, Pyramids Builders, Middle, and New Kingdoms, the Golden Treasure of The Boy King Tut, Akhenaton, Ramses II, and the Queen Pharaoh Hatshepsut.

    Time to transfer you to the hotel in Cairo. Assist with check-in to receive your room keys and check the room before our team leaves.

    Relaxation and leisure in the evening.

    Enjoy your first night in Egypt.

  • Day 2

    Visit The 3 Pyramids of Giza and the Step Pyramids in Sakkara

    Day Tour to The Giza Pyramids

    Morning Breakfast at hotel and ready for checking out. Our Egyptologist is ready at the hotel to assist you to begin your day tour to the Pyramids of Egypt.

    Start at the 3 Pyramids of Giza. To visit the Great Pyramid of King Cheops, follow your tour guide to learn all mysteries and secrets of the Great Pyramid which still keeps many hidden clues to solve.

    Visit The Pyramid of King Chefren and the Small Pyramid of Mykerinos “Menkaure”.

    After that, visit the Six Pyramids of The Queens and the Pyramids Panorama, Similarly, drive to the Valley and visit the Mummification Temple and The Great Sphinx.

    Transfer later to have lunch at a lovely restaurant in the Pyramids area.

    After lunch meal, transfer to Sakkara 20km south of Giza Pyramids. Arrive at Sakkara and visit the Museum of Imhotep, the Architect, and Designer of the first pyramid ever built, The Step Pyramid of King Zoser, enjoy your visit to the Step Pyramid and the first stone structure in history. In addition, visit the Nobles Tombs around. In the same vein, visit the Titi Pyramid and see colorful hieroglyphics showing some verses from the Book of the Dead.

    Transfer later to visit The Open-air Museum at Memphis. Tour around with our Egyptologist to see the masterpiece for King Ramses II colossi and the Alabaster Sphinx of Queen Hatshepsut.

    Meet our friendly driver again. He's transferring you to Cairo Train Station, Therefore, board the First Class Sleeper Train to Aswan.

    Enjoy dinner in your cabin and overnight aboard the Sleeper Train.

     

  • Day 3

    Train Arrival – Aswan Travel Attractions – Nile Cruise

    Aswan Day Tour - Nile Cruise Check-in

    At 08:00 am, Your Train arrives at Aswan after breakfast in your cabin. Meet our local tour guide at the Train Station. He'll assist you with your luggage. After that, meet our friendly driver outside Aswan Train Station and start your day tour in Aswan.

    In the company of our private local Tour Guide and Driver, start your fascinating day tour to see Aswan Highlights and tourist attractions. Start first at the High Dam of Aswan to see the Biggest Dam in Africa and the Middle East. In addition, enjoy an amazing view of the Nile Cataracts and Lake Nasser.

    Transfer to Nubia and take the Nubian Nile Taxi with your tour guide. Your next stop is The Island of Goddess Isis “Goddess of Love”, As a result; visit the beautiful Temple of Philae.

    Sail back to Aswan and meet again with our driver. He's taking you to the Unfinished Obelisk and Aswan Red Granite Quarry.

    Time to check in our Nile Cruise, where you spend your next 3 nights with full board.

    Enjoy lunch aboard your Nile Cruise and free time to freshen up. After that, meet your tour guide again to go for a walking tour around Aswan. Meanwhile, see Aswan's Local Markets and Bazars.

    This evening, enjoy a Nubian Show on board of Nile Cruise.

    Dinner is available at the Cruise Restaurant.

    Overnight on board.

  • Day 4

    Optional trip to Abu Simbel Trip – Cruise Navigation – Visit to Crocodile Temple

    Nile River Cruise Navigation

    This morning, start early to pick your breakfast bag from Nile Cruise. Our Egyptologist and driver are ready to take you for a lifetime trip to Abu Simbel City and Temples to visit the Temples of Ramses II and Queen Nefertari.

    Arrive at Abu Simbel Temples and start your tour at Ramses II Temple. Enjoy your Egyptologist's stories and information about this magnificent temple and how the Sun comes every year illuminating King Ramses Statue's face on the same day of his birth and his coronation day!

    Visit Queen Nefertari Temple, the first Queen in History was dedicated a temple from her beloved King.

    Back to our private vehicle to start your trip back to Aswan.

    Arrive at your Nile Cruise and enjoy lunch on board. After lunch, start your adventure when the cruise ship starts navigating the Nile River fertile valley.

    Relaxing time on the Cruise Sundeck by the pool to watch the beauty of Egypt Land and the contrast between green and desert on the Nile Valley.

    On Sunset, arrive at Kom Ombo city for a short visit to the Kom Ombo Temple where your tour guide shows you The Crocodiles Mummies and back again to your ship.

    Dinner is available aboard your Nile Cruise.

    Enjoy music at the Cruise Lounge, Overnight.

  • Day 5

    Visit to Edfu Temple and Nile Cruise Sailing

     Falcon God Horus Temple Visit

    Amazing start by breakfast on board of Nile Cruise, arrive at Edfu City, meet our tour guide to go to Edfu Temple by horse carriage, visit the Temple of the Falcon God Horus to see the first victory of good on evil.

    Arrive back to your cruise ship and proceed with your Nile Cruise Sailing adventure crossing Esna Lock.

    Enjoy cruise lunch while sailing the Nile Valley and watch the Egyptian farmers, craftsmen, and real daily life.

    Afternoon arrival to Luxor City, meet your friendly tour guide again to go to visit Luxor Temple and enjoy a walking city tour around Luxor Local Markets and Bazars.

    Back again to your cruise ship for dinner and enjoy your last night's entertainment on board.

    Overnight in Luxor.

  • Day 6

    Full Day visit to Luxor West Bank – Check-out

    Full Tour Day to West Bank of Luxor

    Cruise Breakfast is ready for the last day aboard Nile Cruise, meet your tour guide and driver again to assist you with check-out and luggage loading inside our vehicle. Start your day trip to Luxor West Bank by crossing the Nile.

    Your first stop is at Memnon Colossi to visit the 2 giant Statues of King Amenhotep 3rd.

    Arrive at The Valley of the Kings, where our Egyptologist guides you to see the most beautiful tombs in the Ancient Egyptian Royal Cemetery.

    Back to your vehicle to go to El dier El Bahary to visit the unique Temple of Queen Hatshepsut.

    Lunch Break at a good restaurant in Luxor with Nile View.

    The last visit today is to Karnak Temple, the biggest temple in Egypt, where you take a slow tour with our Egyptologist tour guide around the temple hypostyle hall, a sacred lake, and obelisks.

    You still have some time to fresh up at a coffee shop near Luxor Train Station and last minutes shopping in Luxor before you board the First Class Night Sleeper Train.

    Enjoy dinner on board of Sleeper Train and overnight traveling to Cairo.

  • Day 7

    Day Tour in Alexandria

    Full Day Tour At Alexandria

    Your train arrives in Cairo after having breakfast on board. Meet and assist by our tour guide and drive to transfer you to Alexandria and start with our private vehicle a full day tour in Alexandria.

    Visit The Catacombs of Kom El Shokafa to see the Roman Tombs and compare them to ancient Egyptian ones at the Kings’ Valley.

    Visit Pompey’s Pillar to see the ancient Egyptian obelisk influence on the Old Roman culture and structure.

    Take a tour to The Roman Amphitheater to see the place where Old Romans performed gladiators battles.

    Lunch break at sea view restaurant on the Mediterranean.

    Visit Quitbay Citadel to see the place where the Pharos House and Queen Cleopatra's Palace are located thousands of years ago.

    Drive by Alexandria Library and transfer to assist you with check-in hotel for one night at Alexandria hotel.

    The evening is free at leisure to enjoy walking along with The Mediterranean cost, overnight.

  • Day 8

    Airport Transfer for Final Departure

    Departure Day From Cairo

    In conclusion, Enjoy a breakfast meal at your Hotel. Meanwhile, Our friendly tour guide and driver are ready to help you with check-out and escort you to travel back to Cairo. Arrive at Cairo International Airport 3 hours before your flight time. Airport check-in for final departure with wonderful memories about your trip to Egypt.

Inclusions

  • Special meet and assist at Cairo International Airport on arrival.
  • 01-night accommodation at hotel in Cairo with Bed and Breakfast.
  • 03 nights accommodation on board of Nile Cruise with Full Board.
  • 02 nights Stay on board of the First Class Sleeper Train with half board.
  • 01-night accommodation at Hotel in Alexandria with Bed and Breakfast.
  • Transfers during all trip by our Modern A/C Private vehicles including fuel.
  • 02 Airport Transfers on arrival and departure.
  • 04 Train station transfers as mentioned above.
  • Professional Egyptologist Tour Guide all day tours.
  • 07 Breakfasts – 07 Lunches and 06 Dinners.
  • All Taxes and Services Charges.

Exclusions

  • Flight Ticket from home.
  • Entry Visa to Egypt on Arrival.
  • Entrance fees to all sites mentioned in our above itinerary.
  • Drinks of any kind.
  • Any Meal not mentioned in above itinerary.
  • Abu Simbel day Trip
  • internet and phone calls and items of personal nature
  • Any Tours not mentioned in itinerary above.
  • Tipping and Gratuities.

Tour Attractions and Highlights

Package Price

Start from $1150$1280  / Person

Package Prices

Tour starts every Monday and Wednesday 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.

Egypt Trip Essential Info Before You Go

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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.