At the center of the earth, map lies all the cardinal points of wonders and beauty, with our Egypt itinerary 9 days you will discover the treasure found between the fabric of reality and fiction. With our 9 days Egypt tours you will step back in time and explore all of this great immortal country has to offer while enjoying the finest service. Through our 9 days trip to Egypt, the memories of a lifetime will be created.
Enjoy 8 nights / 9 days Cairo, Luxor & Hurghada tour package to discover the beauty of Egypt in Cairo,
What To Expect With Our Egypt Itinerary 9 Days
Behind every piece of sand in Egypt, there is a story. All of Egypt’s destinations will be waiting for you so you can cast your eyes on some amazing man-made miracles created to last for endless years in order to get a clear vision on how life was across more than 4000 years through various eras with different elements that reshaped Egypt many time.
Cairo The Official Capital
In the majestic city of Cairo lies history which comes in the same of colossal monuments such as the great Giza pyramids complex which holds the last wonder the great pyramid of Khufu since 2580 BC and the heavenly sole guardian of Egypt the Sphinx. In the center of Cairo lies the house of allure and mystery the Egyptian museum where the treasures of old are showcased in the finest manner. There is also Old Cairo which acted a religious hub center for the orthodox community in the Coptic era during the late 4th century and holds a lot of amazing churches like the hanging church, Abu serge church, and the unique Ben Ezra synagogue.
Cairo became the city of minarets when it became an Islamic capital in 641 AD by Amr Ibn Al-As who has his own mosque under his name and in 870 AD the majestic mosque of Ibn Tulun was created which is considered to be the most perfect example of Islamic architecture plus many others marvelous mosques that truly showcase the beauty of Islamic architecture and cultures like Al-Azher, Sultan Hassan and many more. In 970 AD the Fatimid dynasty created Al Muizz Street and the breathtaking golden brick road Khan El Khalili Bazaar. The most mesmerizing landmark in Cairo is the powerful Cairo citadel of Salah El Din which was constructed in the 11th century to be the shield of this great city.
Alexandria The Bride of The Mediterranean
On the coast of the Mediterranean Sea lies a pearl called Alexandria Since the Hellenistic period in the Greco-roman period. The city came to be by Alexander the Great in 332 BC along the coastal line of the Mediterranean Sea in the north-central coast of Egypt for the purpose of transmitting the Hellenic culture & philosophy to the rest of the Mediterranean region where it became the capital of Egypt.
It is the home of two wonders of the ancient world, the first is the ancient lightHouse of Alexandria which was destroyed by earthquakes in 1323 and on the same location rose the Qaitbay citadel 1477 AD to be a powerful fortress against the Ottoman Empire, The second wonder is the ancient Alexandria Library which held millions of scrolls but was destroyed possibly in 48 BC, today a new library by the name of Bibliotheca Alexandria was constructed to commemorate the spirit of the original ancient library.
The city also holds the great Pillar of Pompey from the Roman Period in 297 AD is the largest of its kind outside of Rome. There is also extraordinary Catacombs one of the middle ages Seven Wonders of the World which is a known Roman burial chamber from the 2nd to the 4th century that fuses Roman and Egyptian art in the most spectacular manner.
Luxor The Ancient Capital
In the heart of Thebes in Upper Egypt lies the city of hundred doors Luxor which is a different gate through a different dimension, it used to be the capital of Egypt Middle Kingdom and Egypt New Kingdom and held the biggest man-made religious temple in the world Karnak Temple which is located at the heart of the city and is dedicated to the holy trinity of Amon, Mut, and Khonsu.
The city is guarded by the colossal Colossi of Memnon which belongs to Amenhotep III in the 18th dynasty. The beautiful Luxor Temple is the second largest temple after Karnak Temple where the festival of Opet was held. The enchanting Hatshepsut temple is one of the most famous temples in the world for bringing a perfect example of the pure classical architectural style. The heavenly Valley of the Kings is located in the heart of a mountain and holds more than 63 tombs, some of them are 20 royal tombs from the New Kingdom like the Ramsess dynasty, Tutankhamun, Amenhotep I, Thutmose and many others.
Aswan The Nubian City
The city of Aswan is viewed as the final frontier and the protector of the southern gateway which acted as a trade center between Egypt and the deep Southern Lands of Africa. In the new Kingdom (1550-1070) Queen Hatshepsut ordered the construction of the Unfinished Obelisk that showcases many clues about the construction process in ancient Egypt. The great two temples of Abu Simbel were built in 1244 B.C by King Ramses II to immortalize his legacy and showcase his love for his wife Queen Nefertari.
Many temples were built in the Greco-roman to reflect their deep religious nature like Philae Temple in 696 BC to the worship the Goddess Isis the Wife of Osiris during the Greco-Roman period, The Temple of the Sky God Hours Edfu Temple was created in 237 BC on the same location where the great battle against his the Evil uncle God Set took place, also the unique double temple of KomOmbo was built between 332 and 395 BC to honor the crocodile god Sobek of the Nile. The city of Aswan has a modern wonder called the Aswan High Dam that was the reason for the close destruction and the relocation of Abu Simbel and Philae temple in the mid-60s by the UNESCO.
There is nothing than sailing through the life force of Egypt and feel the excitement and joy of a Nile cruise across the heavenly waters of the Nile River between the magical cities of Luxor and Aswan. You will behold ancient history movies in front of your eyes on the constructions that lasted an eternity that will come to life at you’re the moment of your arrival, all while enjoying the finest service you can imagine.
The city resort of Hurghada holds everything a traveler might need at the highest levels of allure, adventure and convenience that every true traveler needs. The city stretches for 60 m on the red sea and contains 7.5 mi of crystal waters, sandy beaches and mesmerizing landscapes in the eastern desert. Hurghada is known for being one of the finest diving bases on the red sea and the holder of the biggest collection of watersports like diving, snorkeling, windsurfing, kitesurfing, and many others so you can explore the enchanting marine life under a tropical atmosphere, a year-round dry and a temperate climate where you will witness a breathtaking underwater ecosystem filled the miraculous rare colored fish and coral reefs. It holds an abundance of hotels, restaurants, sun loungers, spa areas, and the wildest nightlife.
Imagine going in cosmic adventurous journey in Hurghada’s Sahara park a.k.a the eastern Arabian Desert hills where your mind and soul will transcends to higher plane of existence. You can explore by car or quad jeep or ride a camel to all the ancient locations in the miraculous heart of the desert, witness the color of the desert changing during the sunset and discover all the ancient villages of Bedouin culture, observe the most magical sunrise and taste the delicious Bedouin cuisines & drinks under the phenomenal astronomical starry nights of Hurghada’s Sahara.
The currency of Egypt is the Egyptian pound.
Friday and Saturday are the official holidays in Egypt.
Keep a tour Guide by your side to fully enjoy your time in Egypt.
Try “Ful & Ta’meya (Fava Beans and Falafel)”, and “Koshary”.
Buy a local SIM card so you can call anyone you want.
Professional Egyptologist Tour Guides.
Modern Air-Conditioned Vehicles.
All Accommodations at 5* Hotels and Cruises.
Entrance Fees to All Sites that Mentioned at the Itinerary.
No Hidden Charges or Taxes.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ):
The entire country of Egypt deserve to be seen with its every heavenly detail but there are places that must be seen such as the breathtaking Hurghada's red sea, The wonders of Cairo the pyramids of Giza, the great sphinx, the Egyptian Museum, Khan El Khalili, the wonders of Luxor like Valley of the Kings, Karnak and Hatshepsut temple and the wonders of Aswan like Abu Simbel temples, Philea temple, Unfinished obelisk and The Wonders of Alexandria like Qaitbat Citadel, Pompey's Pillar and Alexandria Library.
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If you want to apply for a Visa On Arrival that lasts for 30 days then you should be one of the eligible countries, have a valid passport with at least 6 months remaining and pay 25$ USD in cash, as for the E-Visa for 30 day you should have a valid passport for at least 8 months, complete the online application, pay the e-visa fee then print the e-visa to later be presented to the airport border guard. You could also be one of the lucky ones who can obtain a free visa for 90 days.
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Egypt has a variety of delicious cuisines but we recommend “Ful & Ta’meya (Fava Beans and Falafel)”, Mulukhiya, “Koshary”, a traditional Egyptian pasta dish, and Kebab & Kofta, the Egyptian traditional meat dish.
The best time to travel to Egypt is during the winter from September to April as the climate becomes a bit tropical accompanied by a magical atmosphere of warm weather with a winter breeze. You will be notified in the week of your trip if the weather is unsafe and if any changes have been made.
You should pack everything you could ever need and but in a small bag so you could move easily between your destinations.
We have been creating the finest vacations for more than 10 years around the most majestic destinations in Egypt. Our staff consists of the best operators, guides and drivers who dedicate all of their time & effort make you have the perfect vacation. All of our tours are customized by Travel, Financial & Time consultants to fit your every possible need during your vacation. It doesn't go without saying that your safety and comfort are our main concern priority and all of our resources will be directed to provide the best atmosphere until you return home.
You will feel safe in Egypt as the current atmosphere of the country is quite peaceful after the government took powerful measures like restructuring the entire tourist police to include all the important and tourist attractions in Egypt.
Wear whatever feels right and comfortable. It is advised to wear something light, sunblock during your time in Egypt in the summer and wear comfortable footwear like a closed-toe shoe to sustain the terrain of Egypt.
The best activity is by far boarding a Nile Cruise between Luxor and Aswan or Vise Versa. Witness the beauty of Egypt from a hot balloon or a plane and try all the delicious Egyptian cuisines and drinks plus shopping in old Cairo. Explore the allure and wonders of the red sea in the magical city resorts of Egypt like Hurghada and many more by diving and snorkeling in the marine life or Hurghada. Behold the mesmerizing western desert by a safari trip under the heavenly Egyptian skies.
There are a lot of public holidays in Egypt too many to count either religious or nation, the most important festivals are the holy month of Ramadan which ends with Eid Al Fitr, Christmas and new years eve.
Egypt is considered to be one of the most liberal Islamic countries but it has become a little bit conservative in the last couple of decades so it is advised to avoid showing your chest, shoulders or legs below the knees.
Arabic is the official language and Most Egyptians, who live in the cities, speak or understand English or at least some English words or phrases. Fewer Egyptians can speak French, Italian, Spanish, and German. Professional tour guides, who work in the tourism sector, are equipped to handle visitors who cannot speak Arabic and they will speak enough English and other languages to fulfill the needs of all our clients.
The fastest way is a car, of course, a taxi. If you are in Cairo ride a white taxi to move faster or you could board the fastest way of transportation in Egypt metro if the roads are in rush hour.
The temperature in Egypt ranges from 37c to 14 c. Summer in Egypt is somehow hot and winter is cool and mild but sometimes it becomes cold at night. The average of low temperatures vary from 9.5 °C in the wintertime to 23 °C in the summertime and average high temperatures vary from 17 °C in the wintertime to 32 °C in the summertime. The temperature is moderate all along the coasts.
It is the home of everything a traveler might be looking for from amazing historical sites dating to more than 4000 years to enchanting city resorts & beaches. You will live the vacation you deserve as Egypt has everything you could possibly imagine.