9 Days Cairo, Fayoum, and Nile Cruise Tour
9 Days / 8 Nights
Cairo, Fayoum, Luxor & Aswan
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Enjoy Our Breathtaking 9 Days Cairo, Fayoum, and Nile Cruise Tour
Through our incredible 9 days Cairo, Fayoum, and Nile Cruise tour package, you will head into a magical experience through which you will join an expert Egyptologist tour guide and he will show you some of the greatest ancient Egyptian temples, tombs, and sites nearly all around Egypt. So get ready to visit Giza Pyramids, the hypnotic Grand Egyptian Museum, the mesmerizing temples of Philae, Karnak, Luxor, and Hatshepsut in addition to so many other terrific landmarks and attractions that you will visit on your way. Check our tour itinerary below and let us know if you have any inquiries.
- Giza Pyramid Complex
- The Sphinx
- The Grand Egyptian Museum
- Lake Qarun
- El Fayoum Waterwheels
- El Fayoum Waterfalls
- Hatshepsut Temple
- Valley of the Kings
- Karnak Temples Complex
- Abu Simbel Temples
- Philae Temple
- Edfu Temple
- Meet and assist you upon your arrival at Cairo International Airport.
- Domestic flight tickets from Cairo to Luxor.
- Domestic flight tickets from Aswan to Cairo.
- Meals as mentioned on each day tour of your itinerary
- 4 Nights accommodation at a 5* hotel in Cairo based on Bed & Breakfast.
- 4 Nights accommodation at a 5* deluxe Nile Cruise on an all-inclusive basis.
- A Professional Tour Guide and will be with you during the whole of your tours.
- All Transfers will be in a modern A.C vehicle.
- Tour price includes all services, charges, and taxes.
- International flight tickets.
- Personal expenses.
- Anything not included in your tour itinerary.
- Any optional tours.
Once you arrive at Cairo International airport, you will be welcomed by our representative who will assist you with your luggage check and finishing all of the formalities. After finishing, you will meet your tour guide right outside the terminal and he will be holding a sign of our travel agency. He will transfer you with the assistance of your private tour guide to your hotel in Cairo and there, he will assist you in checking-in your hotel and get enough time to rest and relax. In the evening, you should get ready to head with your tour guide to spend a wonderful evening while attending the Sound & Light show through which you will hear very interesting stories about the ancient Egyptians and how they have managed to establish such a rich civilization. Then, you will be transferred to a local restaurant where you will enjoy your oriental dinner meal and finally, we will transfer you to your hotel overnight.
Today is going to be a very special day for you as you will have the best opportunity to visit the greatest ancient and modern attractions all over the country with your professional tour guide. So after having your breakfast, you will be transferred to visit:
The Pyramids of Giza complex is a must-visited site all around Egypt as it holds on its land the greatest ancient Egyptian achievements. You will find there the great Pyramid of King Khufu, the hypnotic two pyramids of Khafre & Menquare, and lots of other smaller pyramids that worth to be visited.
You will enjoy the most while checking the amazing Sphinx in Giza that has been the main element in so many mythical stories. You will definitely love taking photos with that mythical creature and listening to the whole story behind its establishment during the reign of King Khafre.
Enjoy also a visit to that glorious ancient location that was considered the most important one for the ancients as the bodies of the kings & pharaohs were mummified and purified there. So have a look at that fanciful site and take some interesting photos there.
Then, you will have a break and be transferred to a restaurant to enjoy your lunch meal. And after finishing, you will be transferred to one of the greatest modern sites all over Egypt which is:
The Grand Egyptian Museum is a wonderful archeological museum and it can be described to be the largest one of its kind all around the world. There, you will find some of the greatest ancient Egyptian artifacts including the amazing collection of treasures that belong to King Tut.
After finishing your tour there, we will transfer you back to your hotel to spend your night and to get ready for another day full of expedition and excitement.
Enjoy your breakfast at your hotel before being transferred to the airport to be able to catch your flight to Luxor. Once you arrive there, your will meet your tour guide of Upper Egypt who will join you during the whole of your Nile Cruise tour. You will start your experience with a visit to some of the best landmarks of the east bank including:
The complex of Karnak temples is such a magnificent ancient Egyptian spot which is located at the east bank of Luxor and was mainly the contact point between the Pharaoh and Amun who was considered the supreme ruler of the Universe. You will find lots of temples in the Complex in addition to so many chapels, columns, and ancient statues so prepare yourself to witness the ultimate magic while being there.
To enjoy your lunch meal, you will be transferred to your 5* deluxe Nile Cruise to check-in and relax for some time. In the evening, you will head with your tour guide to visit:
Luxor temple is another masterpiece that was built thousands of years ago to the rejuvenation of kingship. Lots of ancient pharaohs and rulers were crowned there including the Great Alexander. The best timing to visit such a glorious temple is at night to have a look at the amazing sunset which provides the temple with two different appearances and views.
At the end of your tour, we will transfer you back to your cruise to spend your night on board. Note: Lunch, dinner will be included onboard the cruise.
On the morning of your second day on the board of your cruise, you will join your tour guide on a magnificent tour towards some of the most fascinating attractions of the west bank of Luxor including the following:
The Valley of the Kings has been the last resting place of some of the most powerful ancient Egyptian Pharaohs like Seti I, Ramses II. Ramses VI, the young Pharaoh Tutankhamun, and lots of other kings and Pharaohs that you will be so amazed while visiting their royal tombs.
You will have a Photo stop in front of the two colossal statues of Memnon which were built to guard the great Mortuary Temple of the amazing Pharaoh Amenhotep III who left so many great achievements.
Then, you will proceed with your tour till arriving at:
The mesmerizing temple of Hatshepsut was built to the fascinating Queen, Hatshepsut who was the first female ruler of ancient Egypt. She ruled the country just like a man, a real Pharaoh, and did a really good job. You will be able to learn a lot about the great history of Egypt while being there and understand a lot about the life of the queens from the inscriptions on the walls of the whole temple.
Then, you will be transferred back to your 5* deluxe Nile Cruise to enjoy your lunch and to start sailing via your cruise towards Edfu. Enjoy your night in Edfu and overnight on the board of your cruise. Note: Breakfast, lunch, dinner will be included onboard the cruise.
Your breakfast meal will be served on the board of your cruise and you will join your tour guide to visit the gorgeous:
Edfu temple was built between 237 & 57 BC during the Ptolemaic Kingdom and it is definitely a must-visit site near Aswan since the inscriptions on its walls provide really interesting and precious information regarding the ancient Egyptian religion and myth during the Hellenistic period.
Then, you will get back to your Nile Cruise to enjoy your lunch and continue the sailing part until arriving at Kom Ombo. Upon your arrival, you will head with your tour guide to visit:
Kom Ombo temple is another gorgeous temple located near Aswan and it is in fact two temples, not one which was dedicated to Horus & Sobek. Your tour guide will allow you to spend lots of time inside the temple to learn more and more regarding ancient Egyptian history and take lots of amazing photos on the spot.
At the end of your day tour, your Nile cruise will sail towards Aswan and it is going to reach night so upon its arrival, you will overnight on the board of your Nile Cruise in Aswan city. Note: Breakfast, lunch, dinner will be included onboard the cruise.
In the early morning, you will have your breakfast boxes and we will transfer you by our modern private air-conditioned car towards Abu Simbel area and upon your arrival, you will visit:
The glorious two temples of Abu Simbel were established when King Ramses II was under control and he requested to construct them to show the greatest of being a pharaoh especially after the peace treaty that he signed and also to reflect his love to queen Nefertari. Those two temples are hypnotic masterpieces that can’t be missed while being in Egypt.
After finishing your tour, you will get back to your cruise to enjoy your lunch, have your afternoon tea, and overnight on the board of your Nile Cruise. Note: Breakfast, lunch, dinner will be included onboard the cruise.
You will check-out your Nile Cruise after having your breakfast and then, you will head with your tour guide to visit:
Aswan Dam is one of the most important modern Egyptian achievements which has changed the whole shape of life in Egypt and has major effects on the social and economical life in Egypt. It was established during the rule of President Gamal Abd El-Nasser and the UNESCO is the one who assisted in the construction project with financial assistance.
Among the best ancient temples around Egypt is that time that was dedicated to one of the most important ancient goddesses based on ancient Egyptian mythology who was the goddess of love and motherhood, goddess Isis.
Finally, we will transfer you to Aswan airport to catch your flight to Cairo. There, you will meet our driver who will transfer you to your hotel in Cairo to check-in and overnight. Note: Breakfast will be included onboard the cruise.
You will enjoy your breakfast meal at your hotel before joining your tour guide to visit another hypnotic Egyptian city that is called Fayoum and there, you will have the chance to visit:
It is one of the most gorgeous lakes in Egypt and it is called Birket Qaroun. There, you will be able to find fishing boats and you will be able to meet lots of locals who will introduce their lives to you.
There are more than 200 waterwheels in Fayoum city and throughout your tour, you will be able to check some of the most interesting ones there with your professional tour guide.
Then, you will be transferred to a local restaurant to enjoy your lunch and then head to visit:
The beautiful Fayoum city is the home to the most amazing pristine waterfalls and there, you will be able to find some upper & lower lakes and they are connected by waterfalls and they are with no doubt the biggest ones in Egypt.
At the end of your day tour, you will be transferred back to your hotel to spend the night and to get ready for your departure flight the following day.
In the morning, you will receive your breakfast meal and then, you will check-out your hotel. We will transfer you to Cairo International airport to catch your flight back home after finishing your vacation in Egypt with us.
Tour Safety Measures during COVID-19
Social distancing enforced throughout our tours.
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized.
Regular temperature checks for staff
Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival.
Hand sanitizer provided for travelers and staff.
Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
Face masks provided for our travelers, tour guides, reps, and drivers during tours.
Guides, reps, & drivers are required to regularly wash hands.
Accommodations are licensed to meet the general regulations for hotels & tourism resorts with a maximum of 50% of its total capacity.
24/7 Follow up with our guests & staff in case of any symptoms appeared and immediately take the necessary actions.
What to Pack
Sunblock & Sunglasses.
Warm clothes in winter.
Cotton clothes in summer.
Valid Passport for 6 months.
Note: Check our blog about what to pack for Egypt.
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