This tour introduces you in style to the wonders of ancient Egyptian civilization. Transported by your own private vehicle, you will visit the Great Pyramids of Giza, the only survivor of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, the mysterious Sphinx and the Step Pyramid at Sakkara.
Experience for yourself the awe that Howard Carter must have felt when he first set eyes on the treasure-filled tomb of Tutankhamen when you visit the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities. At Luxor, you will explore legendary sites such as the Valley of the Kings, the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, Luxor Temple and the breathtaking Temple of Karnak. At Aswan, you will visit the Aswan High Dam, Egypt's contemporary example of building on a monumental scale. Then you will embark on a riverboat and visit yet more astonishing temples including the Temples of Kom Ombo and Edfu.
04 Nights aboard the cruise on the Nile (full board).
04 nights at the hotel in Cairo (bed and breakfast).
All visits according to itinerary.
Transportation in vehicles with air conditioning.
All transfers of the program.
English speaking guide throughout the circuit.
Arrival at Cairo airport. ,transfer to the hotel. Night accommodation in Cairo.
Breakfast. At the scheduled departure time to visit the site of the Pyramids of Giza: Cheops, Kefren and Micerinos. The Sphinx of Giza. In the afternoon optional excursion to Memphis, Capital of the Ancient Empire and to the Sakkara Necropolis.
Return to the hotel and accommodation.
Breakfast, with the scheduled time transfer to the airport. Departure by domestic flight to Luxor. Arrival and transfer to the ship. Accommodation.
In the afternoon visit the Karnak Templar complex where more than 18,000 statues have been discovered that will give you an Image of its greatness, then visit the De Luxor temple where the 25 m high obelisk and the Ramses II statues aboard night.
In the morning we will cross the Nile towards the western shore to visit the valley of the kings, place where the pharaohs and their wives and their princes are buried in tombs carved into the rock of the mountains, (excluding the tomb of King TutAnk Amon) Then, we will visit the temple of Queen Hatshepsut and the Colossi of Memnon, return to the ship and navigate to ESNA passing the sluice and continue towards Edfu. Night on board.
Breakfast and visit the temple of EDFU dedicated to the god Horus with a falcon head is the best preserved temple in Egypt.
Navigation to Komombo, arrival dinner on board night in Komombo.
Breakfast and visit the temple dedicated to the Sobek gods with the head of a crocodile and the god Haroeris. We will also see a Nilometer used by the ancient Egyptians to measure the level of the waters of the Nile River in the end visit to the museum of mummified crocodiles. Sailing to Aswan while sailing we will enjoy the beautiful views of the Nile riverbanks, arrival in Aswan for lunch on board in the afternoon, visit the temple of Filae, return to the ship, dinner night on board.
Breakfast and landing. (possibility of an optional excursion to the temples of Abu Simbel de RamsesII and his beloved Nefertari).With the scheduled time departure by domestic flight to Cairo, arrival and transfer to the hotel. Afternoon free, accommodation, night in Cairo.
Breakfast at the hotel free time (you can make the optional full day visit in Cairo with lunch). Night in Cairo.
Breakfast and transfer to Cairo International Airport for your flight back.
Prices are quoted in US Dollars per person per trip and valid till Oct. 30.2018, except during Christmas, New Year & Easter holidays.
Deposit and Payment:
15% of full payment will be required when confirming your booking and the rest of the payment will be paid, when arriving to Egypt, by credit or debit card.
After your tour is confirmed we will email the final confirmation and a voucher to print and bring with you.
Cali4Travel does not charge a cancellation fee for tours and excursions cancelled for ‘force majeure’ reasons such as volcanoes, earthquakes, or reasons beyond control. If cancellation happens due to personal or business reasons and Cali4Travel has already paid costs on your behalf, you will charged for these costs.
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