Overview

The second oldest cradle of civilization, Egypt boasts of one of the longest histories in the world, offering a world of some unforgettable experiences to its visitors. The well-planned Exhilarating Egypt Tour of 8 nights and 9 days offers you some of the best sights and sounds of this lovely place. The itinerary takes you to places and attractions like Cairo, Aswan, Luxor, Alexandria, and Hurghada etc., giving you a complete insight into the Egypt’s millennia-old monuments and other attractions, religion, culture and landscapes. Explore the ancient Egypt and make your vacation a memorable one.

6 Nights 7 Days Customised Tour مصر الجديدة, Cairo Governorate
Inclusions/Exclusions
What we'll give. What we won't

What is included in the tour

  • 03 nights accommodation in mentioned hotel or similar, Giza
  • Daily breakfast in Giza Hotel
  • 03 nights accommodation on board a 5* Nile cruise
  • Meals on Full Board Basis on Nile Cruise (food only & no beverages)
  • Meet and Assist at Cairo, Luxor and Aswan Airports
  • Private Half Day Guided Tour to the pyramids and Sphinx Area (includes entrance to the Pyramid Plateau,excludes entrance fee to go inside the great Pyramids and the Solar Boat Museum)
  • Sightseeing In Aswan: Philae Temple & High Dam
  • While Sailing : Visit Edfu and Kom Ombo Temples
  • Sightseeing In Luxor: The Valley of The Kings, Hatshepsut Temple, the Colossi of Memnon on the West Bank

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Airfare (International and Domestic)
  • Government Service Tax of 5.0 %
  • Egypt Visa
  • Travel Insurance
  • Guaranteed early check in or late check out. This is completely at the discretion of the hotel and we can only put in a request for the same.
  • Any expenses of personal nature
  • Tips and porterage
  • Surcharges as applicable due to peak season, surcharge dates, trade fair dates, Christmas, New Yearweek.
  • Meals other than that what is mentioned in your itinerary.
  • Any services not mentioned in the inclusions list
  • Drinks including Water during meals / sightseeing tours are not included
  • Entrance to any of the three pyramids or the Solar Boat
Highlights
What makes this tour special
  • Sightseeing in Cairo including the Pyramids of Giza
  • Shopping at the colorful Khan El Khalili bazaar of Cairo
  • Full day tour of Alexandria
  • Sightseeing tour in Aswan, including Temple of Philae
  • Go aboard the Nile Cruise
  • Visit the temples sites at Abu Simble - Kom Ombo
  • Explore Temple of Horus in Edfu
  • Guided tour of Luxor including Valley of the Kings and Colossi of Memnon-
  • Leisure time at Hurghada city
Itinerary

Day 1 : Arrival Cairo

Meet at Cairo airport upon arrival by Excel Travel representative who will assist you through airport customs & formalities. You will be escorted immediately to your hotel by Excel AC modern fleet. Check in the hotel upon arrival & overnight in Cairo.

Day 2 : Half Day Pyramids

Breakfast at the hotel then we start exploring ancient Egypt with a visit to the famous Pyramids.The Great Pyramid of Cheops which was built by manual labor, is the largest of the three main Pyramids and is the only survivor of the Seven Great Wonders of the Ancient World, the Pyramid of Chephren, which is the best preserved, and the Pyramid of Mycerinus. Nearby see the Sphinx, a marvelous sight carved out of a natural rocky outcrop, the lion's body stretching 45m, with its paws 15m long. We will visit the Papyrus Institute and learn how paper was made in ancient times followed by shopping in the Papyrus Museum, Perfume factory and Jewelry shop. Back to the hotel for a free afternoon Alternatively, take lunch at a local or Indian resultant before you start an optional tour to visit the famous Egyptian museum with the treasures of King Tutankhamoun. And then drive to the most famous Khan El Khalili bazaars whereby you will have some free time to explore the market & buy souvenirs. Overnight in Cairo

Day 3 : Cairo to Aswan to Cruise (Friday, Wednesday)

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Breakfast in the hotel, check out and transfer to the airport for your flight to Aswan (flight to be booked on your own)

Meet & assist upon arrival at Aswan Airport & transfer to the Nile Cruise

11:00 Check-In

12:30 Lunch on board

13:30 Visit the High Dam, the Temple of Philae

19:30 Dinner on board.

Overnight in Aswan

Day 4 : Aswan to Kom Embo to Edfu

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

07:00 Breakfast on board (Optional tour to Abu simble)

12:30 Lunch on board

13:00 Sailing to Kom Ombo

17:00 Visit the Temple shared by two gods Sobek & Haeroris in Kom Ombo

18:30 Sailing to Edfu.

19:30 Dinner on board.

Overnight in Edfu.

Day 5 : Edfu to Luxor

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

06:00 Tea and Coffee Before the visit of Edfu temple

06:30 Visit of Horus Temple in Edfu.

08:00 Breakfast on board.

08:30 sailing to Luxor via Esna

13:00 Lunch on board.

Afternoon free at leisure or enjoy an optional tour to visit the East Bank

20:00 Dinner on board.

Overnight in Luxor.

Day 6 : West bank to Cairo

Breakfast

07:00 Breakfast on board

08:00 Check- out after breakfast

08:00 Visit West Bank - Valley of the Kings, and Temple of Queen Hatshepsut

After the visit, transfer to Luxor airport for a flight to Cairo. (flight to be booked on your own) Meet & assist upon arrival to Cairo & transfer to your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure whereby you can enjoy more of the highlight of Cairo by joining some excursions or simply relaxing at the hotel Overnight in Cairo.

Day 7 : Final departure

Breakfast

Breakfast in the hotel, check out and transfer to Cairo Airport for your final departure

Pickup point
Directions.
Cairo International Airport (CAI), Airport Road, مصر الجديدة، Egypt View on Map