from $1.325
Send an Enquiry

12 Days Hurghada, Cairo & Nile Cruise Holiday Packages

Created with Sketch. From $1.325

Tour Details

Duration

12 Days / 11 Nights

Tour Location

Cairo / Giza / Aswan / Kom Ombo / Edfu / Luxor / Hurghada

Tour Availability

Everyday

Pickup & Drop Off

Cairo Airport

Tour Type

Private

11 Nights – 12 Days Egypt Tours to Cairo, Nile Cruise & Hurghada

“All journeys have secret destinations of which the traveller is unaware.” – Martin Buber

Open your eyes to the real beauty of Egypt and experience the true meaning of entertainment through our 12 Days Egypt tours Cairo, Nile Cruise & Hurghada. Witness the extraordinary beauty of the Giza Pyramids Complex and explore the phenomenal destinations & the artifacts of Cairo. Have a look at the breathtaking monuments of Luxor and Aswan while boarding our majestic Nile cruise. Rejoice in the natural beauty of Hurghada while enjoying all the amazing activities, and have the vacation that you really deserve.

Tour Highlights

Cairo Attractions

  • Giza Pyramids Complex
  • Islamic Landmarks In Old Cairo
  • The Egyptian Museum
  • Memphis City

Aswan Attractions

  • Philae Temple
  • The Unfinished Obelisk
  • Edfu & Kom Ombo Temples
  • Abu Simbel Temple

Luxor Attractions

  • Karnak Temple
  • Valley of The Kings
  • Hatshepsut Temple
  • Colossi of Memnon

Tour Inclusions

  • Tour Inclusions:-

  • Meet and greet service at the Airport.

  • All transfers by a private A/C vehicle.

  • 4 Nights accommodation at 5* hotel in Cairo.

  • 3 Nights accommodation on 5* deluxe Nile cruise.

  • 4 Nights accommodation at 5* hotel in Hurghada.

  • Entrance fees to all sites as indicated in the itinerary.

  • Private Egyptologist tour guide throughout your tours.

  • Domestic flight (Cairo / Aswan).

  • Domestic flight (Hurghada / Cairo).

  • Mineral water and soft drinks.

  • Safari by Quads.

  • Snorkeling excursion.

  • All service charges & taxes.

Tour Exclusions

  • International Airfare.

  • Egypt entry visa.

  • Tipping.

  • Entry inside the Pyramids and the Solar Boat.

  • Entry inside the Royal Mummy Room in the Egyptian Museum.

  • Entry inside Tutankhamun, Seti I & Ramses VI Tombs in the Valley of the Kings “Payable on Spot”.

Tour Itinerary

Expand All

Day One : Arrival to Egypt

Day One:Arrival to Egypt

Arrival to Cairo Airport, our representative will assist you through passport control formalities, luggage identification & portage.

From the airport, you will be transferred by a private A/C car to your hotel for check-in.

Evening time, we will pick you up from your hotel to enjoy a Dinner Cruise, sit back and relax while enjoying a colorful belly dancing show with a folklore band, featuring the unforgettable Tannoura spin, in keeping with Egypt's whirling dervishes' tradition, then you will be transferred back to your hotel for overnight.

Day Two : Tour to The Pyramids , Saqqara, and Memphis

Day Two:Tour to The Pyramids , Saqqara, and Memphis

After breakfast, you will join your private Egyptologist tour guide to start the exploration of your 12 Days Egypt tours at one of the 7 Wonders of the World:

Giza Pyramids Complex

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

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 147 m, 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 belongs to "King Chephren" It is the largest statue in the world, standing 73 m. long, 19 m. wide, and 20 m 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.

Proceed to have your Lunch at a Pyramids / Nile view restaurant, then move to visit:

Saqqara Step Pyramid

It is considered to be the earliest large-scale cut stone construction, it dates back to the reign of King Djoser who ruled Egypt during the 27th century B.C. Saqqara step pyramid consists of 6 steps built atop one another with a height of 62m.

Memphis City

The 1st capital all over Egypt founded by King Menes, It occupied a strategic position between Upper & Lower Egypt. Memphis was believed to be under the protection of the god Ptah, the god of creation and artworks.

Finally, we drive you back to your hotel for overnight.

Day Three : Cairo Sightseeing Tour

Day Three:Cairo Sightseeing Tour

After breakfast, you will join your private tour guide to visit some tiptop Cairo tourist attractions such as:

The Egyptian Museum

The Egyptian Museum displays a rare collection of 5000 years of art. Over 250,000 genuine ancient Egyptian artifacts are presented, including an exhibit dedicated to King Tutankhamen collection of treasure, gold, and jewelry which was enclosed in his tomb for over 3,500 years.

Lunch will be served at a local restaurant in Cairo then proceed to visit:

Salah El Din Citadel

It served as Egypt's seat of government till the 1860s, Salah El Din Citadel is a magnificent fortress. It was constructed during Salah ad-Din reign. The construction work has started in 1176 and was completed in 1182.

Mohamed Ali Mosque

It was constructed between 1830 and 1848, the mosque named "The Alabaster Mosque" because of most of the walls made out of pure alabaster. Mohamed Ali Mosque is a replica of the Blue Mosque in Istanbul.

Khan El Khalili Bazaar

No visit to Cairo is Complete without a stop at Khan El-Khalili bazaar, the bazaar is the oldest and the most famous in the Middle East. It was constructed in 970 AD, the same year as the founding of Cairo.

At the end of the day, we will transfer you back to your hotel in Cairo for the overnight.

Day Four : Fly to Aswan - Visit Aswan Attractions

Day Four:Fly to Aswan - Visit Aswan Attractions

Morning time, enjoy your breakfast, then check out from your hotel and we will transfer you to Cairo airport to catch your flight to Aswan- Upon arrival, you will meet your tour guide to continue your 12 days Egypt tours in Aswan by visiting the beautiful Aswan tourist attractionsstarting by:

The High Dam

It was built across the Nile River 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 times. It was ordered by Queen 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

Philae temple is 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.

At the end of the day, we will transfer you to check-in at 5* deluxe Nile cruise to enjoy your lunch and spend the overnight on board.

Day Five : Abu Simbel Tour

Day Five:Abu Simbel Tour

Early morning, have your breakfast boxes then join your private tour guide to visit one of the most historical places in the world:

Abu Simbel Temples

With their unique style, the two Temples of Abu Simbel are considered to be the masterpieces of ancient Egypt. The Temples are rock-cut structures, and both built during the reign of King Ramses II 1200 B.C. One temple is dedicated to King Ramses II, and the second temple is dedicated to his beloved wife Queen Nefertari.

The carvings and artwork that decorate both temples are incredible. Hand-carved pillars, wall paintings, carvings, statues, and much more, you have to visit this temple.

Return to your cruise to have your lunch meal, start sailing and overnight.

Day Six : Discover Edfu & Kom Ombo Temples

Day Six:Discover Edfu & Kom Ombo Temples

Breakfast then begin a guided trip to visit:

Kom Ombo Temple

A temple overlooking the Nile. Kom Ombo Temple is divided into 2 temples with 2 entrances, 2 hypo style Halls, and 2 sanctuaries.

Continue sailing to visit:

Edfu temple

Dedicated to God Horus. Edfu temple is considered the most preserved Greco-Roman temple all over Egypt and on its walls portrayed a "Play" shows the overcome of Horus over the devil god Seth.

Have your lunch on the cruise and sail to Luxor, arrive late night and overnight on board.

Day Seven : Explore Luxor East Bank Attractions / Head to Hurghada

Day Seven:Explore Luxor East Bank Attractions / Head to Hurghada

Disembarkation at 8:00 a.m after breakfast and check-out from the Nile cruise. Then join your private tour guide to continue your journey by visiting Luxor tourist attractions such as:

Karnak Temple

No site in Egypt is more impressive than Karnak which is one of the top Egypt tourist attractions. It is the largest temple complex ever built by man and represents the combined achievement of many generations of ancient builders and Pharaohs. Karnak Temple is actually three main temples, smaller enclosed temples, and several outer temples situated on 247 acres of land.

Valley of the Kings

The final resting place of Egypt's rulers from the 18th to the 20th dynasty, it is home to tombs including the great pharaoh Ramses II and 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.

Hatshepsut Temple

It is one of the most beautiful & best preserved of all the Ancient Egyptian temples. 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 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.

Lunch will be served at a Nile view restaurant during the tour, then transfer to the beautiful Hurghada city, check-in 5* hotel to spend the overnight.

Day Eight : Hurghada Snorkeling Excursion

Day Eight:Hurghada Snorkeling Excursion

Take advantage of the marvelous warm weather in Hurghada with a snorkeling excursion on the Red Sea, admiring the dazzling colors, odd shapes, and psychedelic patterns as you observe the fish, coral, and plants.

Day Nine : Safari Trip in Hurghada

Day Nine:Safari Trip in Hurghada

Enjoy an epic adventure during a guided safari tour in Hurghada. Cross the mighty sand dunes by quad bike, explore the mysteries of a traditional Bedouin village and know about their life and traditions, ride a camel and witness the amazing sunset view with barbeque dinner, mineral water, and soft drinks then enjoy watching stars by night while driving back from Bedouin village to your hotel in Hurghada.

Day Ten : Free Day in Hurghada

Day Ten:Free Day in Hurghada

Free day to explore Hurghada on your own. Overnight in Hurghada.

Day Eleven : Hurghada to Cairo

Day Eleven:Hurghada to Cairo

Enjoy your breakfast and afternoon, check-out from your hotel then you will be transferred to Hurghada airport for flight to Cairo where you will be met and transferred to a 5-star hotel for overnight.

Day Twelve : End of Your 12 Days Egypt Tours

Day Twelve:End of Your 12 Days Egypt Tours

Breakfast at the hotel then you will transfer to the airport for flight home and end your 12 days Egypt tours.

Tip: You can share your thoughts about adding or removing any tours from your tour itinerary to be able to accommodate your requirements and fulfill your needs.

Egypt Tours Portal: 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.

Read More

What to Pack For This Tour

  • Hat.
  • Camera.
  • Comfortable shoes.
  • 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.

Tour Map

Essential Trip Information

“Want an in-depth insight into our trips? Essential Trip Information provides detailed information about all of that is linked to our itineraries, visa info, what is mainly included & excluded, the most important info regarding your transfers & accommodation with us, and almost everything you need to know about the amazing adventures we arrange”.

View Essential Trip Information

Proud to Show Our Guests Reviews

Inquiry Form

Was This Page Helpful For You?

We would appreciate it if you could complete this Feedback form in order for us to improve your use of our website


Tailor-Made Your Own Egypt Private Tours

Start customizing your Egypt Private Tours with one of our expert tour operators which you can add or change what you want from your tour itinerary to satisfy your needs.