Sail Down The Nile - 14 Days

CAIRO – ASWAN – LUXOR – DAHAB – CAIRO

14 days & 13 nights

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PACKAGE INCLUDES

3 nights in 5 star accommodation in Cairo (Including Breakfast)
Two way seating train 1st class ticket. Cairo to Aswan- Luxor Cairo
One night at a 4 star accommodation in Aswan (Including Breakfast)
2 nights on a Felucca (a Traditional Egyptian Sail Boat) (Full Meals)
One night at a 5 star accommodation in Luxor (Including Breakfast)
One night on board seating train from Cairo to Aswan and Luxor to Cairo
Air Conditioned bus from Cairo to Dahab / Dahab to Cairo
3 nights at a 3 star accommodation in Dahab (Including Breakfast)
One night Safari to Mount Sinai and St. Catherine’s Monastery
All taxes, transfers and pick ups are included
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: Philae 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 Temple

TOUR SPECIFICS

Starts in: Cairo
Ends in: Cairo
Length: 14 days
Included Meals: Breakfasts: In the hotels. Full Meals: On the Felucca
Hotel Rating: 3, 4 and 5 star
Tour Leader Included: Yes

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, FELUCCA

After breakfast you will board a traditional felucca, an Egyptian sailboat, in which you will spend the next two nights. Onboard the felucca you will sail around Elephantine and Kitchener islands. All meals onboard felucca. Overnight on the felucca.

Day 5
Day 5 – FELUCCA

Enjoy Nile scenery during a relaxing sail. In the evening is a Nubian party. Overnight on the felucca.

Day 6
Day 6 - KOM-OMBO, EDFU, LUXOR

In the morning, visit Kom Ombo then transfer by bus to Edfu Temple. From there a bus will transfer you to your hotel in Luxor. Afternoon 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, DAHAB

Arrive in Cairo in the morning and transfer to an air-conditioned bus to Dahab. Transfer to your hotel in Dahab. Spend your evening relaxing on the shores of the Red Sea. Overnight in Dahab.

Day 9
Day 9 - DAHAB

This is a free day to be spent snorkeling, swimming, sun-tanning, scuba diving and with good food and good drink. Overnight at your hotel in Dahab.

Day 10
Day 10 - DAHAB

This is another day free to be spent in this quaint resort town. Overnight at your hotel in Dahab.

Day 11
Day 11 - DAHAB, MOUNT SINAI

Free day in Dahab. At 10:30pm you will be taken to the historic Mount Sinai, a place sacred to 3 religions. This night you will climb the mountain to it's peak. Overnight on the mountain.

Day 12
Day 12 - MOUNT SINAI, ST. CATHERINE'S MONASTARY, CAIRO

In the early morning you will see a sunrise over the mountains of the Sinai Peninsula. After a brisk trip down the mountain you will enter Saint Catherine's Monastery. Then enter an air-conditioned coach back to Cairo. Overnight at your hotel in Cairo.

Day 13
Day 13 - 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). Overnight at your hotel.

Day 14
Day 14 - CAIRO AND FLY HOME

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.

  • Upgrade to Sleeping Train add ($100USD)
  • 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.
  • BOOKING YOUR HOLIDAY
  • Upon booking your holiday with % deposit per person per tour is required to confirm your reservation.
  • Please note that, does not cover any international money transfer charges. However, we don't charge "Local Payment", or charge any "Additional Internal Taxes", like some other travel companies.
  • Travel payment Hint: Before buying any Tour from any Travel Company we recommend that you look to see if there is a Local Payment charge.
  • Once we have received your chosen travel arrangements as well as your deposit, you will be sent an e-mailed confirmation. Check this confirmation together with all other documents to ensure they fully agree with your instructions.
  • Following confirmation, we will email you a receipt/invoice of the remaining balance to be paid either by Cash/Visa/Master Card or Travelers Cheque upon your arrival in Cairo.
  • Although many payment options are available for you, recommends payment in cash*. This is because Banks in Egypt charge a 20% commission on International Credit Card processing.
  • * accepts cash in the following currencies: GBP, EUR, USD and CAD. Please contact Us if you intend to pay with any other currency to see if it can be accepted.

* Entrance fees

* Flights (airfare), visas and insurance

* Extra meals, snacks and drinks

* Tips and any tour specifics not stated in this itinerary

Upgrade to Sleeping Train add ($100USD)

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.

BOOKING YOUR HOLIDAY
Upon booking your holiday with % deposit per person per tour is required to confirm your reservation.

Please note that, does not cover any international money transfer charges. However, we don't charge "Local Payment", or charge any "Additional Internal Taxes", like some other travel companies.

Travel payment Hint: Before buying any Tour from any Travel Company we recommend that you look to see if there is a Local Payment charge.

Once we have received your chosen travel arrangements as well as your deposit, you will be sent an e-mailed confirmation. Check this confirmation together with all other documents to ensure they fully agree with your instructions.

Following confirmation, we will email you a receipt/invoice of the remaining balance to be paid either by Cash/Visa/Master Card or Travelers Cheque upon your arrival in Cairo.

Although many payment options are available for you, recommends payment in cash*. This is because Banks in Egypt charge a 20% commission on International Credit Card processing.

* accepts cash in the following currencies: GBP, EUR, USD and CAD. Please contact Us if you intend to pay with any other currency to see if it can be accepted.

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Price From USD $ 900/person
900
Total $ 900 USD