EXOTIC EGYPT CAIRO | NILE CRUISE | HURGHADA 10 DAYS | 9 NIGHTS
Day 1 Monday
CAIRO Upon arrival at Cairo Airport you will be met by our Cairo office representative and transferred to your hotel. Overnight at hotel. (OPTIONAL Coptic Islamic Cairo OR Pharaonic Village tour)
Day 2 Tuesday
CAIRO Breakfast at hotel. After breakfast, full day excursion to the Egyptian Museum, the most important depository of Egyptian antiquities anywhere in the world, and the Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Mycerinus, one of the old Seven Wonders of the World, and the great Sphinx of Giza, which dates from the time of Chephren. | B | L | (In the evening enjoy an OPTIONAL Sound and Light Show)
Day 3 Wednesday
CAIRO | ASWAN | NILE CRUISE Early breakfast (or breakfast box) at hotel. Transfer to your flight to Aswan. Upon arrival at Aswan Airport, our representative will transfer you to your Nile Cruise. (OPTIONAL Abu Simbel tour to visit the temple of Ramses the second & his wife Nefertary) Afternoon felucca (sailboat) ride around the islands of the Nile. Visit the High Dam & temple of Philae then sail on to Kom Ombo. Visit the temple shared by the two Gods, Sobek and Haroeris. Sail to Edfu and overnight on board. | B | L | D |
Day 4 Thursday
NILE CRUISE Breakfast on board. Visit the Temple of Horus at Edfu then sail to Esna and cross the lock. Sail to Luxor and overnight on board. | B | L | D |
Day 5 Friday
NILE CRUISE | HURGHADA Breakfast on board. Visit the Luxor Temple and the Karnak Temple. After lunch, a visit to the West Bank includes the Valley of the Kings and Queens, the Necropolis of Thebes, the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut at Dier Al Bahari, and the Colossi of Memnon. Overnight on board. | B | L | D |
Day 6 Saturday
NILE CRUISE | HURGHADA Breakfast on board. Disembark and transfer to your hotel in Hurghada, with the rest of the day at your leisure to enjoy the breathtaking waters and beaches of the Red Sea. | B | D |
Day 7 Sunday
HURGHADA Breakfast at hotel. Free day at leisure. Dinner at hotel. Overnight. | B | D | (OPTIONAL Dinner Dance at Alf Leilah WA Leilah Village)
Day 8 Monday
HURGHADA Breakfast at hotel. Day at leisure to enjoy one of the OPTIONAL tours to view the underwater wonders of the Red Sea, either snorkeling or diving; or take a desert safari to a Bedouin camp. | B | D |
Day 9 Tuesday
HURGHADA | CAIRO Free day at your leisure in Hurghada until your transfer to Hurghada Airport for your flight back to Cairo. Transfer to hotel and overnight.) | B | D | (In the evening, enjoy an OPTIONAL dinner on the cruising restaurant)
Day 10 Wednesday
CAIRO Breakfast at hotel. Free day at leisure until your transfer to the Cairo Airport for your final departure. | B | (Or continue your Egyptian experience with one of our OPTIONAL extension tours)
NB: (B) Breakfast, (L) Lunch, (D) Dinner
Exotic Egypt program includes:
3 nights accommodation in Cairo on Bed & Breakfast basis.
3 nights accommodation in Hurghada on Half Board basis.
3 nights on board Nile River cruise on Full Board basis.
All sightseeing as per itinerary including entrance fees, transportation and local English speaking guide.
Transfers to and from hotel and airport.
Domestic flights Cairo / Aswan and Hurghada / Cairo. ** Cruise operates between Luxor & Aswan on a fixed schedule. Sometimes it may be necessary to reverse the cruise direction and therefore the order of sightseeing route, however all advertised sites will be visited.
Program does NOT include:
Entry into the Mummy Room at the Egyptian Museum.
Entry inside the Big Pyramid - must be booked at least one day prior, at additional cost.
Gratuities and personal items.
EXOTIC EGYPT COST PER PERSON
DOUBLE - 5 Star Deluxe Cairo - Sheraton Cairo or Grand Pyramids or similar. Hurghada - Intercontinental or similar. Nile River Cruise - Miss World or Princess Sarah.
SINGLE - 5 Star Deluxe Cairo - Sheraton Cairo or Grand Pyramids or similar. Hurghada - Intercontinental or similar. Nile River Cruise - Miss World or Princess Sarah.
Total cost per person - Friday departures from Cairo. 15% Surcharge for the period of Christmas, Easter and New Year will apply. * Please note: This tour can be extended or amended to suit individual requirements.