Day 1 - Arrival
Arrive to Cairo airport, where our representative will be waiting for you, with a sign showing your name. From the airport you will be transferred to your hotel. Over night in the hotel in Cairo.
Day 2 - Pyramids Tour
Meet your Egyptologist at 9am at your hotel, then start your full day guided tour visiting the Giza Pyramids and the Great Sphinx, Saqqara with its Step Pyramid and ancient cemetery, and Memphis, the old capital and its open air museum.
During the tour there will be a chance to stop for lunch at a nice local restaurant (optional).
Transfer back to the hotel. Overnight in Cairo
Day 3 - Cairo City Tour
Meet with Egyptologist guide at 9am at your hotel, then start your full day guided tour visiting the Egyptian Museum and the Alabaster Mosque overlooking old Cairo. Go on a walking tour at Fatimid Cairo and Khan Al Kalili, the old bazaar
During the tour there will be a chance to stop for lunch at a nice Nile view restaurant (optional).
. In the evening transfer to the train station to take the 1st class over night train to Aswan.
Day 4 - Aswan
Arrive to Aswan and check in to the hotel. Start guided tour, visiting the fantastic Philae Temple and Aswan High Dam, Free afternoon, over night in the hotel in Aswan.
Day 5 - Aswan + Optional Abu Simbel tour
Free morning. You have the option to pay a visit to the glorious temples of Abu Simbel (3:30am pick-up from the cruise ship)
In the afternoon you will be transferred to the Nile Felucca boat. Over night on the Felucca.
Day 6 - Kom Ombo, Edfu and Luxor East Bank
In the morning arrive to Edu and visit Temple of Horus. Later on arrive to Luxor and visit Karnak Temple, then visit Luxor Temple. . Over night in the hotel in Luxor.
Day 7 - Luxor West Bank
In the morning start guided tour to see Colossi of Menmon, Valley of the Kings and Valley of the Queens. Then visit Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, she was the only pharaonic woman ruled ancient Egypt. In the evening transfer to the train station to take the over night train back to Cairo.
Day 8 - Departure
Arrive to Cairo the next morning and you will be transferred to the airport.