Wonderful Journey for 4 Days Cairo & Nile River Cruise from Hurghada
Spend a great vacation in Egypt for 4 days / 3 nights Cairo & Nile River cruise from Hurghada joining a private Egyptologist tour guide to enjoy a marvelous journey in lower and upper Egypt where you will visit Giza Pyramids, the Spinx, the Egyptian Museum, sightseeing of old Cairo, then fly to Aswan to enjoy a fantastic Nile cruise between Luxor and Aswan where you will visit Karnak Temple, Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut Temple and other historical places, then back to your hotel in Hurghada. Book Now!
|Cairo / Aswan / Kom Ombo / Edfu / Luxor|
Pick Up / Drop Off Point
|Duration||4 Day / 3 Nights|
|Assistance of our personnel during your stay and tours.
Flight tickets from Hurghada to Cairo and from Cairo to Aswan.
All transfers by modern air-conditioned deluxe vehicle.
Accommodation for 3 nights on board 5 star cruise on full board basis.
All Nile Cruise excursions as mentioned in the itinerary.
Entrance fees to all sights between Luxor and Aswan.
Egyptologist guide during your journey.
All service charges and taxes.
|Any extras not mentioned in the program.
Hurghada Tours to Cairo
We will transfer you from your hotel in Hurghada for a flight to Cairo to start your journey. Upon arrival at Cairo airport, you meet your private tour guide who will join you to discover Cairo highlights:
Giza Pyramid Complex:
Giza Pyramids 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:
The Great Pyramid belongs to “King 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 height of the great pyramid is 147m, the number of stones used in construction is 2,300,000 and it took twenty years to be built.
The Great Sphinx:
The Great Sphinx is 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 Valley Temple:
A Granite mortuary temple used by Ancient Egyptians for the mummification process and this is the only remaining one at Giza plateau.
Lunch will be served at 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. Then transfer to Cairo airport to catch your flight to Aswan to check in 5* Nile cruise.
Nile Cruise Aswan to Luxor
Morning time, after breakfast continue your Cairo & Nile River cruise from Hurghada joining your private tour guide to enjoy Nile Cruise Aswan to Luxor where you will visit:-
The High Dam :
Built across the Nile at Aswan. The High Dam was constructed between 1960 and 70 and has had a significant effect on the economy and culture of Egypt.
The Unfinished Obelisk :
The largest known ancient obelisk. It was ordered by Hatshepsut (1508–1458 BC), possibly to complement the Lateran Obelisk (which was originally at Karnak, and was later brought to the Lateran Palace in Rome
The temple of Philae dedicated to 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.
Overnight on board the cruise.
Day Tour to Kom Ombo & Edfu Temples
Afternoon, Sailing and tour to visit Kom Ombo Temple:
A temple overlooking the Nile. This temple divided into 2 temples with 2 entrances, 2 hypostyle Halls, and 2 sanctuaries. Then continue your tour sailing to Edfu.
Continue your Cairo and Nile River cruise from Hurghada sailing to Luxor and overnight.
Nile Cruise in Luxor
Check out after breakfast, and continue your trip with your tour guide starting with a tour to Luxor sightseeing where you will visit :
Queen Hatshepsut Temple:
The queen who would-be king, Hatshepsut was a ruler loved by her people but always surrounded by controversy. See her spectacular temple in Luxor’s West Bank, one of the best preserved of its kind.
Colossi of Memnon:
Two massive stone statues of king Amenhotep III 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.
No site in Egypt is more impressive than Karnak. It is the largest temple complex ever built by man and represents the combined achievement of many generations of ancient builders and pharoahs. The Temple of Karnak is actually three main temples, smaller enclosed temples, and several outer temples situated on 247 acres of land.