Overland Upper Egypt - 9 Days



9 days & 8 nights


Starts in: Cairo
Ends in: Cairo
Length: 9 days
Included Meals: Breakfasts in the hotels
Hotel Rating: 4 and 5 star
Tour Leader Included: Yes


2 nights at a 5 star accommodation in Cairo (Including Breakfast)
Two ways seating train 1st class ticket. Cairo to Aswan and Luxor to Cairo
2 night at a 4 star accommodation in Aswan (Including Breakfast)
2 night at a 5 star accommodation in Luxor (Including Breakfast)
All taxes, transfers and pick ups
Extensive historic sightseeing with an English-speaking Egyptologist as Tour Leader for Cairo, Luxor, and Aswan
Cairo Desert Tour: Great Pyramids, Sphinx and Sakkara pyramid
Cairo City Tour: Egyptian Museum, Mohammed Ali Citadel. Ibn Tulun Mosque, and Old Bazaar (Khan El Khalili)
Tour of Phillae Temple and The Aswan High Dam in Aswan
Tours in Luxor including:
East Bank: Karnak Temple, Luxor Temple
West Bank: The Colossi of Memnon, The Valley of the Kings, The Valley of the Queens, Hatshepsut's Temple

Day 1
Day 1 - CAIRO

Arrive in Cairo Airport. Our representative will meet and transfer you to your hotel. There you will meet your tour leader who will brief you about your Egypt Tour. Free evening. Overnight at your Hotel.

Day 2
Day 2 - CAIRO

After breakfast, our friendly guide will accompany you to the awe-inspiring Sphinx and Giza Pyramids. Then to Sakkara to see the unique step pyramid of Zoser. Overnight seating train to Aswan.

Day 3
Day 3 - ASWAN

Arrive in Aswan. Our representative will meet and transfer you to your hotel. Morning tour of the famous High Dam of Aswan. Next you will visit the romantic Temple of Philae. Overnight at your hotel.

Day 4
Day 4 – ASWAN

This day is free for you to explore the city of Aswan. Find the traditional Bazaar (Souq). Overnight at your hotel.

Day 5

In the morning board a bus to visit Kom Ombo and Edfu Temples. Continue by bus on to Luxor. Overnight at your hotel in Luxor.

Day 6
Day 6 - LUXOR

After breakfast, begin your tour of the East Bank of Luxor. The East Bank contains the massive temple of Karnak and Luxor temple. Overnight at your hotel in Luxor.

Day 7
Day 7 - LUXOR

After breakfast, tour the West Bank of Luxor. Start your tour off with the world famous Valley of the Kings where you can enter some of the incredible tombs of the New Kingdom Pharaohs, like King Tutankhamun. Then onto the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut. And finish with the great Colossi of Memnon. Relax overnight on the sitting train back to Cairo.

Day 8
Day 8 - CAIRO

After breakfast, a guided visit of the Egyptian Museum, then a tour of the old city where you will see Coptic Cairo, the Hanging Church, Islamic Cairo, the Saladin Citadel, the Mohammed Ali Mosque, the old Cairo Bazaar (Khan El Khalili) and the El Fishawy Coffee Shop. Overnight at your hotel.

Day 9

After breakfast the trip will end in Cairo where it began. Transfer to the airport. Take your memories and adventure with you on the flight home.

* Entrance fees

* Flights (airfare), visas and insurance

* Extra meals, snacks and drinks

* Tips and any tour specifics not stated in this itinerary



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Important: At some times of the year, a sleeper train travel supplement may apply on the train journey between Cairo-Aswan / Luxor-Cairo. The supplementary cost would include overnight sleeper accommodation plus meals. Supplement cost100 us dollar, or the equivalent in USD.

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Price From USD $ 600/person
Total $ 600 USD