Historical Egypt Holiday Package – 7N/8D
|DAYWISE DETAILS||TOUR PROGRAMME|
|DAY 1||Arrive to Cairo international airport
Meet and assist by Ibis Travel. Transfer man. Precede for an Orientation City Tour of Cairo the Jewel of the Orient, the City of the Thousand Minarets, and the Melting Pot of Ancient and Modern Egyptian Civilizations. Cairo has plenty of fine 19th-century buildings, modern art and sculpture, precious green spaces and ancient districts (Islamic Cairo is a UNESCO World Heritage site). Then there are the Pharaonic sites that stretch south of the city, not to mention Those Pyramids and That River Overnight in Cairo.
|DAY 2||Cairo-Giza Pyramids- Egyptian Museum
Breakfast in hotel, check-out. Meet by our Egyptologist Guide to start visit to the great Pyramids of Giza area, the three Pyramids Cheops, Chephren, and Mycrenos, which are guarded by the mysterious Sphinx with the body of a lion and a human head. The Great Pyramid is one of the Seven Wonders of the World and the most important tourist site in Egypt. After that you will be guided to a shopping tour. Egypt is known for its world class handicrafts, jewelry, perfumes. Visiting the bazaars is a great opportunity where tourists can pick excellent gifts of Egyptian perfume when you are visiting the perfume factory, also you can buy Papyrus and enjoy an explanation of how ancient Egyptian manufactured it and how it lasted over than 100 years and . Another visit to The Egyptian Museum that contains many important pieces of Antiquities for the ancient Egyptian history. It houses the world’s largest collection of Pharaonic antiquities, and many treasures of King Tutankhamen. Transfer to Giza railway station to board your train to Aswan. Dinner & overnight on board.
|DAY 3||Nile Cruise Aswan
Breakfast on board, upon arrival in Aswan Station. Meet and assist by Ibis Travel Representative who will accompany you to your cruise.Embarkation. Lunch on board. Start our visit to the the Unfinished Obelisk. Proceed to the High Dam . Dinner overnight on board.
|DAY 4|| Komombo/ Edfu
Breakfast in board. Navigate to Kom Ombo to visit the temple of kom ombo. Lunch on board. Continue to Edfu. Dinner on board. Overnight on board.
|DAY 5|| Edfo to Luxor
Breakfast on board, early morning visit to the Temple of Edfu dedicated to the god Hours. Sailing to Esna. Sailing to Luxor. Arrive to Luxor. Visit to the Necropolis of Thebes: Valley of the Queens, and a panoramic view of the Funerary Temple of the queen Hatchepsut known by Deir el Bahari and the Status of Memnon. Lunch & Dinner on board. Overnight on board .
|DAY 6||Luxor to Cairo
Breakfast on board. Disembarkation visit to Karnak Temple. Visit the Temple of Luxor (from outside). Then Transfer to Luxor railway station to board your train to Cairo Dinner & overnight on board .
|DAY 7||Cairo Local Sightseeing
Breakfast on board. Arrive at Cairo railway station. Meet and assist by our representative who will accompany you to the hotel. Possible to have an optional trip to the wonderful city Ismailia by deluxe A/C bus where we will enjoy the Canal of Suez and a wonderful explanation about the history of this great city while we seeing the most important places in this city. Lunch at Mercure hotel. Back to hotel and overnight in Cairo.
|DAY 8||Departure from Cairo
Breakfast on hotel, Transfer to Cairo airport for Mumbai Departure.
Meet & assist upon arrival and departure.
All transfers to / from airport, hotel & visits by a private air-conditioned vehicle.
02 nights Cairo on B/B Basis.
02 nights Sleeping Train on H/B Basis (Cairo/Aswan – Luxor/Cairo)
03 nights cruise on F/B Basis.
Entrance fees to all sites as indicated on the itinerary.
All transfers as per the itinerary will be by A/C coach with English Speaking guide.
Tipping for all entire trips Except The Guide.
Any optional tours not mentioned in the itinerary.
Drinks and any personal expenses.
Entrance fees to special archaeological sites like (Mummies room at the Egyptian Museum – Inside one of the Pyramids).
Prices are quoted in US Dollars and based on a double occupancy For the following Hotels valid on normal dates.Check all the new Special rate with Swati Holidays at the time of booking.
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