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Cairo : Luxor East and West Banks Tour by Overnight Sitting Train Rounded trip provided by Egypt Best Holidays

Cairo : Luxor East and West Banks Tour by Overnight Sitting Train Rounded trip

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AU$164.03
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2 adults
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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 02/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 02/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
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9 stops
Day 1
Evening transfer to Cairo train...
Day 2
Pick up from Luxor train station...
Day 3
Arrive at Cairo train station +...
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Important Information
Duration
3 days
Inclusions
  • Pick-up and drop off at the train station in Cairo and Luxor
  • First class seated train tickets Cairo- Luxor-Cairo
  • All transfers and tours in Cairo and Luxor by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Expert Tour guide (Different languages available )
  • Service , taxes , Landing and Parking Fees
Exclusions
  • Entrance fees to the sightseeing
  • Entry/Admission - Valley of the Kings
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of Karnak
  • Entry/Admission - Luxor Temple
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Upon arrival back at Cairo train station there is no pick-up service ( Can be requested for extra cost ).
  • What to bring : Your Camera
  • Your international student card ( it gives 50% discount for all the entrance fees in Egypt
  • The entrance fees for all the sightseeing should be paid on the sightseeing in Egyptian pounds
  • The train is first class VIP seated train round trip
  • Train can be changed to a bus if you want without any extra cost
  • Train can be upgraded to sleeper train for 150 USD extra cost per person rounded trip
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • in Special cases we may change the sitting train to be VIP bus without extra cost
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
12Reviews
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Johannes H wrote a review Jan 2020
Stockholm, Sweden4 contributions2 helpful votes
The guide and the were good. The tour was really amazing. So much history and great things to see. The train was quite comfortable but it got freezing. Thirts and shorts are not recommended. We had a stop at a shop and we stayed there for ages, just because some people in my
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Response from Egypt_best, Public Relations Manager at Cairo : Luxor East and West Banks Tour by Overnight Sitting Train Rounded trip
Responded 5 Jan 2020
Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to review our tours ..We would like to clear that all trains and buses didn't arrive on time specially it was peak period in the new year , We try to satisfy all of our guests , also we would like to clear that you wanted to start in Karnak temple more than normal and the group followed you as well as you followed them for shopping ( which is not more than 30 min and one stop so you also could have your free welcome drink and use the bathroom in the middle of the tour in the desert west bank ,, We really appreciate every word you have written and we will do our best to make our service meet our guests' desires ,, All the Best ,, Egypt Best Holidays Team
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Miltos V wrote a review Nov 2019
Nicosia, Cyprus31 contributions14 helpful votes
We can highly recommend this activity, as the most inexpensive way to visit Luxor, if you reside in Cairo. The train is generally comfortable, except for the fact that it is very cold due to hardcore air-conditioning and the toilets are ultra-dirty! Our tour guide, named Hany
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from Egypt_best, Public Relations Manager at Cairo : Luxor East and West Banks Tour by Overnight Sitting Train Rounded trip
Responded 25 Nov 2019
Dear Valued Guest ,,, Thank you for taking the time to review our tours .. We really appreciate every word you have written and we will do our best to make our service meet our guests' desires ,, All the Best ,, Egypt Best Holidays Team
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Global28903 wrote a review Nov 2019
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KHALED was a wonderful tour guide. Very knowledgeable and patient while my friend and I were being very touristy with photos. He also has excellent taste in restaurants and made great recommendations for Authentic Egyptian cuisine.
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from Egypt_best, Public Relations Manager at Cairo : Luxor East and West Banks Tour by Overnight Sitting Train Rounded trip
Responded 11 Nov 2019
Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to review our tours .. We really appreciate every word you have written and we will do our best to make our service meet our guests' desires ,, All the Best ,, Egypt Best Holidays Team
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BobbyStudd wrote a review Sep 2019
Boston, Massachusetts41 contributions12 helpful votes
Hany Yassen was an awesome tour guide. He made this adventure through luxor so much fun and I'm so happy that I was able to go enjoy this trip. From getting me at the hotel to the station to picking me up in Luxor, I was able to relax and enjoy. I highly recommend them to anyone
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from Egypt_best, Guest Relations Manager at Cairo : Luxor East and West Banks Tour by Overnight Sitting Train Rounded trip
Responded 20 Sep 2019
Dear Valued Guest ,, Thank you for taking the time to review our tours .. We really appreciate every word you have written and we will do our best to make our service meet our guests' desires ,, All the Best ,,, Egypt Best Holidays Team
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Eder V wrote a review Jul 2019
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I booked my dad and I for this while it was like 3AM in Jerusalem and I couldn't have made a better choice. Peter greeted me through WhatsApp and accommodated everything that I needed. He set up transportation from the airport to the hotel and it made me feel very safe. Then
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Response from Egypt_best, Guest Relations Manager at Cairo : Luxor East and West Banks Tour by Overnight Sitting Train Rounded trip
Responded 11 Jul 2019
Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to review our tours .. We really appreciate every word you have written and we will do our best to make our service meet our guests' desires All the Best Egypt Best Holidays Team
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Excellent tour of all Cairo Pyramids!
Had a wonderful day out with this tour company and tour guide Sam. Sam picked us from the hotel on time (he was the
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Luxor tour
We had a great time on the tour. We were able to see many great historical sites. Our tour guide, khaled was very
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Best Tour Guide!
Our guide, I forget his name but he told us to call him Rafael if we could not pronounce it, was one of the best gu
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Private Day Tour to Giza Pyramids, Great Sphinx , Memphis and Sakkara
My guide was Sam, he did great job! His stories were interesting with enough details, sites were just amazing! Sam
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Professional company and excellent service
I used Egypt best holidays tour company for my current visit to Cairo. I tried to book online but apparently ther
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The perfect experience
This trip is a must if you want to learn about the history of the evolution of the Pyramides. Sam , our private gui
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Lovely day
The trip was great! Sam was an excellent guide, he explained everything we needed to know, and made our day lovely.
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Very nice day
Sameh is super kind, speaks good English and has rich experience and we learned a lot history of Egypt from him, wh
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Best guide met in years
Sameh is a perfect guide, he is very knowledgable about Egyptian history, everything about the pyramids, tombs of t
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History & Noise
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Cairo experience with Sam
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Amazing!
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Great day tour to Giza
My tour guide for Day Tour to Giza Pyramids, Great Sphinx , Memphis and Sakkara Pyramids was Mohamed, he was great
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Great Tour!
I had a great experience with our guide Mohamed! He is very knowledgeable and kind. I would recommend this tour to
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Sameh is the best
Trip of a life time. Our guide, Sameh was super knowledgeable, for and flexible. I can't wait to visit Egypt again!
Key Details
  • Cairo, Valley of the Kings, and 6 more
  • Duration: 3 days
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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