Explore Egypt`s glory of the past & present, enjoy Classical Cairo, the mystical city, visit the pyramids of Giza, Saqqara step pyramid, Egyptian museum, Saladin Citadel & Coptic Cairo. Enjoy the unforgettable Nile cruise for 3 night from Aswan to Luxor, visit the Classical sites like High Dam, Philae temple, Unfinished obelisk, Kom Ombo, Edfu, Valley of the Kings & Queens, Hatshepsut temple, Karnak & Luxor temples.
|08 Days / 07 Nights
Cairo / Aswan / Luxor
Arrive to Aswan train station, meet and assist, transfer to your Nile Cruise Sonesta St. George – Embarkation before Lunch at approx. 11:00 a.m., lunch on board, enjoy visiting the famous High Dam, The wonderful Philae temple Sail on the Nile by Felucca, Afternoon tea – Captain’s welcome cocktail – Dinner on board – Nubian Show Overnight in Aswan. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Breakfast on board – Sail to Kom Ombo maximum at 07:00 am, visit temple of Kom Ombo, dedicated to god Sobek, continue to Edfu and visit the legendary temple of Horus and discover how the avenger of his father took revenge for Seth the murderer of Osiris. In the afternoon, enjoy tea while sailing to Esna, enjoy Egyptian Galabeya Party, dinner and overnight on board in Esna. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
05th Day :
Breakfast on board, sail to Luxor, enjoy an excursion to the West Bank of Luxor, visit the Valley of the Kings, the splendid temple of Queen Hatshepsut at El-Deir El-Bahari and the Colossi Memnon.
06th Day :
Breakfast on board – Disembarkation at 08:00 am Visit the East Bank, visit Karnak and Luxor Temples, at night transfer to Luxor train station for departure back to Cairo by Night Sleeper Train, dinner and overnight in sleeper train. (Breakfast, Dinner)
Arrive to Giza train station, meet and assist, transfer to hotel, optional tour to visit Alexandria – visit Qaitbay Citadel which was built on the same place where the ruins of lighthouse was, visit the Montazah Palace, Alexandria Library, the Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa, overnight in Cairo. (Breakfast)
End of the program
* Pyramids of Giza & Sphinx.
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