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Best of Egypt with Nile Cruise

Greetings from WPS Holidays. It gives us immense pleasure to provide you with detailed itinerary and quote for your upcoming holiday to Egypt.


Cities Covered:

  • Cairo             :  4 Nights
  • Cruise           :  3 Nights

Highlights:

Egypt :

  • Sound & light show – Giza
  • Pyramids Tours with Sphinx
  • Egyptian Museum & Tomb of Tutankhamen
  • Shopping at Khan El Khalili Bazaar

Alexandria :

  • Montazah Gardens & outside photo stop at Alexandria Library
  • City Tour of Alexandria

Cruise :

  • Kom Ombo Temple
  • Edfu Temple
  • Visit West Bank – Valley of Kings & Hatshepsut Temple

Meals :

  • 04 Breakfast at Hotel & 03 Breakfast Onboard Cruise
  • 03 Lunch at Indian Restaurant & 03 Lunch Onboard Cruise
  • 04 Dinner at Indian Restaurant & 03 Dinner Onboard Cruise

Day 1 :-  Arrive Cairo. Evening Sound and Light Show.                  

(L & D)

Arrive Cairo International Airport. Pick up and transfer to hotel.

Lunch at Indian Restaurant.

Post Lunch Transfer to hotel and Check in.

Start your first day of holidays with fantastic Sound & Light Show at Pyramids.

Later dinner at Indian Restaurant.

Post Dinner back to hotel.

Day 2 :-   Full Day Tour to Pyramids.                                             

(B, L & D)

Today, after breakfast you will visit one of the seven wonders – The great Pyramids of Giza; (Cheops, Chephren and Mycerinus) were reckoned by the Greeks to be one of the Seven Wonders of the World. A single pyramid is built with 2.300.000 blocks, each weighing an average of two and a half tones. The Cheops Pyramid is more interesting, because its interior burial chambers are open for inspection by the public. Not far from the Pyramids is the Great Sphinx of Giza, which dates from the time of Chephren (2620 BC). Hewn from natural yellowish limestone and standing 65 feet-high and 187 feet-long, this unforgettable statue combines the head of a Pharaoh with a lion’s body.

Lunch at Indian Restaurant.

After lunch, visit to the Egyptian Museum for another tour.

Egyptian Museum was established by the Egyptian government in 1835. The present museum building was built in 1900, in the new classical style by the French architect Marcel Dourgnon. The museum exhibited collections now exceed 120,000 objects ranges from pre historic era to the Greco Roman period. It has 107 halls, and the ground floor houses huge statues. The upper floor houses small statues, jewels, Tutankhamen treasures and the mummies. The museum also comprises of a photography section and large library. A hall for the Royal Mummies was opened at the museum, housing eleven kings and queens.

After After the visit of the museum a short drive through the downtown will take you to Khan El Khalili bazaars; which is one of the most famous worldwide with its amazing narrow alleyways.

Dinner at local Indian Restaurant.

Day 3 :-   Full Day Alexandria City Tour.                                                                

(B, L & D)

Today After breakfast, drive to Alexandria and start with a guided tour to visit the Roman Amphitheater, Bombay’s’ pillars, the Catacombs & outside photostop at Qait Bay Citadel.

Pompeii Column and Kom el-Shuqafa Catacombs Thirty meters high and built from Aswan pink granite, the Pompeii Column is thought to have been a present from the people of Alexandria to Emperor Diocletian. The majority of the remains found around the column can be been at the Greco-Roman Museum. At the top of the hill lies the entrance to the Kom al-Shuqafa Catacombs dating from the first and second centuries. They have been discovered by chance at the beginning of 20th, century.

Lunch at local Indian restaurant during tour.

Post lunch you will transfer for visit to Montazah Gardens and outside photo stop at Alexandria Library. Montazah Gardens; is about 150 hectare park surrounding the palace of Khedive Abbas with its amazing architecture worth of Walt Disney. Visitors enjoy strolling in the gardens or swimming of the nice sandy beaches.

Alexandrina Bibliotheca; the New Library of Alexandria, the New Bibliotheca Alexandrina is dedicated to recapture the spirit of openness and scholarship of the original Bibliotheca Alexandrina. It is much more than a library as it contains 13 different departments Besides, the New Library also hosts a number of institutions which is growing and it is becoming the nerve center of many international and regional networks.

Qaite bay Fort has been guarding the bay for centuries; at the end of the Cornish rises the crenellated walls of the Mameluk fortress built in 1480 on the site of the Alexandria lighthouse.

Back to hotel in Cairo and Dinner at local Indian restaurant.

Overnight in Cairo.

Day 4 :-   Depart Cairo. Arrive Aswan and Embark Cruise.                                          

(B, L & D)

After breakfast check out from the hotel and transfer to Cairo Airport for your Flight to Aswan.

Arrive Aswan Airport, transfer to your Nile Cruise to embark on board before lunch.

Lunch on-board

Later Visit to High Dam & Philae Temple. the Old Dam (just passing over it) and the High Dam, which provides irrigation and electricity to the whole Egypt and then a motor boat ride, will take you to the beautiful Temple of Philae on Isis Island.

Dinner & overnight on board.

Day 5 :-   On board Cruise. Visit Kom Ombo Temple                                                                                        

(B, L & D)

Breakfast on board.

Lunch on board during sailing to Kom Ombo. Sail to Kom Embo Visit the Ptolemaic Temple Shared by Two Gods, Sobek and Heroeris in Kom Embo.

Sail to Edfu.

Dinner & overnight on board.

Day 6 :-   On board Cruise. Visit Edfu Temple

(B, L & D)

After breakfast you will Transfer to visit Edfu Temple. The Temple of Edfu is an Egyptian temple located on the west bank of the Nile in Edfu, then back to the Nile Nile Cruise and Sail to Luxor via Esna Lock.

Lunch on board.

Dinner and overnight on board.

Day 7 :-   Disembark from Cruise. Arrive Luxor. Flight to Cairo.                                                                                

(B, L & D)

Today, after breakfast you will checkout from Cruise & then start a visit to the west bank in Luxor to the. Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut temple.

Later transfer to Luxor Airport for your flight to Cairo.

Arrive Cairo Airport and transfer to your hotel in Cairo.

Dinner at Indian Restaurant.

Overnight in Cairo.

Day 8 :-   Depart Cairo. Arrive Home.                                                                             

(B)

Today, after breakfast you will checkout from your hotel and will be transferrd to Cairo Airport with wonderful memories & souvenirs from your Egypt Holidays.

Inclusion :

  • 07 Nights Accommodation
  • All Sightseeing as per itinerary
  • All Surface transfers by private AC coach
  • 04 Breakfast at hotel
  • 04 Lunch and 04 Dinner at Indian Restaurants
  • All meals in Cruise
  • Services of Experienced Tour Manager
  • Cost of Flight Tickets
  • Cost of Egypt Visa

Exclusion :

  • Tips to Guide

Airlines :

  • Egypt Air / Air Arabia / Kuwait Airways

 

 

Ex Mumbai / Delhi

Ex Ahmedabad

Adult on Twin / Triple Sharing

99,000 1,06,000

Child With Bed

92,000

99,000

Child Without Bed

80,000

87,000

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Hotels(4*)

Cairo

Mercure Le Sphinx Hotel or Similar

Cruise

Radamis Nile Cruises or  Similar

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