Experience of Cairo, Nile Cruise & Alexandria
“An extraordinary a week tour in Egypt” Enjoy the beauty of Egypt tourist attractions and activities in a 7 days Egypt tour to Cairo, Nile Cruise & Alexandria, visit Cairo Coptic and Islamic locations, then move to Alexandria to visit Quitibay citadel, Alexandria Library, then behold the ancient temples and tombs onboard deluxe Nile cruise between Luxor and Aswan to discover the hidden secrets of Egyptian Pharaohs, Gods, Goddess, and the mystery of Egyptian Mythology. Don’t miss the chance, book us now!!!
|Cairo / Alexandria / Aswan / Kom Ombo / Edfu / Luxor
Pick Up / Drop Off Point
|Duration||7 Days / 6 Nights|
|3 Nights accommodation in 5* Hotel in Cairo based on B.B.
3 Nights accommodation in 5* Deluxe cruise based on Full Board
Entrance fees to all sites as indicated in the itinerary.
All transfers by private A.C. Cars.
The service of meet and assist at all your destinations.
An expert Egyptologist tour guides during all your tours.
Domestic flight tickets from Cairo to Aswan and from Luxor to Cairo.
All service charges and taxes
Egypt entry visa.
Arrive to Cairo Airport - Check in at 5* Hotel
Upon arrival at Cairo airport, the representative of the company will meet and assist you through passport control formalities, luggage identification & portage will greet you, then we will transfer you by a private A/C car to 5* hotel for check-in.
Visit Giza Pyramids and the Egyptian Museum
Morning time, after breakfast, join your private Egyptologist tour guide to start your Cairo, Nile Cruise & Alexandria tour by visiting one of the 7 Wonders of the World:
Tour to the Pyramids of Giza and the Egyptian Museum
Welcome to the most famous historical place in the world, the complex includes three main pyramids, six little pyramids, the great sphinx and the Valley Temple. The complex dates back to the 4th dynasty 2400 years B.C.
The Great Pyramid of Khufu
It is the oldest and largest of the three pyramids of Giza plateau and the only one to remain intact from the 7 Wonders of the Ancient World. The Pyramid belongs to King Khufu. The height of the great pyramid is 147 m, the number of stones used in construction is 2,300,000 and it took twenty years to be built.
The Sphinx of Chephren
The Sphinx belongs to King Chephren, it’s the largest statue in the world, standing 73 m. long, 19 m. wide, and 20 m in height. It is the oldest known monumental sculpture. The purpose of building this big statue in ancient Egyptians belief is to the fear of enemies.
The Valley Temple:
A Granite mortuary temple used by Ancient Egyptians for the mummification process and this is the only remaining one at Giza plateau.
Proceed to have your Lunch will be served at a Pyramids/ Nile view restaurant, Then move to visit:-
The Egyptian Museum:
The Egyptian Museum displays a rare collection of 5000 years of art. Over 250,000 genuine artifacts are presented, including an exhibit dedicated to Tutankhamen collection of treasure, gold, and jewelry which was enclosed in his tomb for over 3,500 years.
Visit Aswan Attractions - Check in the Cruise
In the morning, after breakfast, transfer to Cairo airport to catch your flight to Aswan. Upon arrival, continue your Cairo, Nile cruise & Alexandria tour by visiting the famous tourist attractions in Aswan the “Nubian City” starting by:-
The High Dam:
It was built across the Nile at Aswan and was constructed between 1960 and 1970. It has had a significant effect on the economy and culture of Egypt.
The Unfinished Obelisk:
The largest obelisk in ancient time. It was ordered by Hatshepsut (1508–1458 BC) to complement the Lateran Obelisk (which was originally at Karnak} and was later brought to the Lateran Palace in Rome.
Philae Temple was dedicated to the goddess Isis of Love and beauty. The temple complex was dismantled and relocated to nearby Agilkia Island as part of the UNESCO Nubia Campaign project, protecting this and other complexes before the 1970 completion of the Aswan High Dam.
At the end of the day check in at deluxe Nile cruise and overnight.
Visit Kom Ombo and Edfu Temples
Morning time join to your tour guide and move to visit Kom Ombo temple, it’s overlooking the Nile. This temple is divided into 2 temples with 2 entrances, 2 hypostyle Halls and 2 sanctuaries, Continue sailing to:-
Nile Cruise in Luxor - Visit Luxor Monuments
Check out after breakfast, then you will be accompanied by your tour guide and a private air-conditioned vehicle to complete your 7 days Egypt tour by visiting Luxor tourist attractions starting at:-
Valley of the Kings:
Welcome to the best attraction in Egypt, The final resting place of Egypt’s rulers from the 18th to the 20th dynasty, it is home to tombs including King Ramses II and King Tutankhamen. The tombs were well stocked with all the material goods a ruler might need in the next world. Most of the decoration inside the tombs still well preserved. Valley of the Kings must be visited the place during your trip to Egypt.
Queen Hatshepsut temple is one of the most beautiful & best preserved of all of the temples of Ancient Egypt. The temple was built on three levels with two wide ramps in a central position joining the levels together.
Colossi of Memnon:
Two massive stone statues of king Amenhotep III which are the only remains of a complete mortuary temple. The statues are made from blocks of quartzite sandstone, which exist in Cairo then moved 700 KM to Luxor.
Then move to have your lunch on an island, so your tour includes a boat trip on the Nile River. End your journey by a tour to:-
No site in Egypt is more impressive than the Karnak Temple. It is the largest temple complex ever built by man. It represents the combined achievement of many generations of ancient builders and Pharaohs. The Temple of Karnak is actually three main temples situated on 247 acres of land.
Tour to Alexandria Landmarks
Morning time, breakfast at the hotel, then continue your Cairo, Nile cruise & Alexandria tour by getting ready to enjoy a tour to Alexandria tourist attractions joined by a private Egyptologist tour guide to visit:-
A Roman burial site in which the family tomb reveals the merging of Egyptian and Roman art and architecture. Descend below ground to visit the tomb and Caracalla Hall.
Back above ground, continue to visit:-
An 82-foot (25-meter) granite column built to honor Emperor Diocletian, who freed the besieged city and brought food to its starving people.
Continuing to visit:-
The Citadel of Qaitbey:
A 15th-century fortress located on the Mediterranean sea coast. It was established in 1477 AD by Sultan Al-Ashraf Qa’it Bay. Quitbay Citadel is situated in the same place as the Pharos Island.
Lunch will be served at a seafood restaurant, then move to visit:-
A copy of every book published in the world is kept in the library, making it one of the great literary sites in the world. Alexandria library also houses several exhibitions relating to the history of Egypt and a display of rare antique books.
Finally, transfer back to your hotel in Cairo by a private air-conditioned car overnight.
End Your Cairo, Nile Cruise & Alexandria Tour
Breakfast at the hotel in the morning, then our representative will transfer you to the airport and assist you at the airport through final departure formalities to end your 7 days Egypt tour.
This map has been created to explain the rotation of the trip.