Fantastic experience cover the most famous tourist attractions in the land of pharaohs for 8 days Egypt tours to Cairo and Nile cruise package to visit ancient Egypt landmarks in Cairo, Luxor & Aswan such as the Pyramids of Giza, the Egyptian Museum, Karnak temple, Queen Hatshepsut temple, Valley of the Kings, and more joined by a private Egyptologist tour guide. Enjoy with us now!
8 Days Egypt Tour Cairo and Nile Cruise Package is More Than Enough to Explore The Living Wonders of Egypt
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- Tour Location Will Be In Cairo, Luxor, and Aswan.
- Tour Duration for 8 Days / 7 Nights.
- Tour Availability Every Day.
- Pickup Point and Drop Point Will be at Cairo airport.
- Cairo and Nile Cruise Package Highlights:
Day 1: Arrival at Cairo Airport - Check-in 5* Hotel - Enjoy Dinner Cruise.
Day 2: Giza Pyramids - Sphinx - Valley Temple - Saqqara Pyramid - Memphis City.
Day 3: Egyptian Museum - Salah El Din Citadel - Mohamed Ali Mosque - Khan El Khalili Bazaar.
Day 4: Philae Temple - Unfinished Obelisk - Aswan High Dam.
Day 5: Kom Ombo Temple - Edfu Temple.
Day 6: Karnak Temple - Luxor Temple.
Day 7: Valley of The Kings - Hatshepsut Temple - Colossi of Memnon.
Day 8: End Your 8 Days Cairo and Nile Cruise Package.
First Day: Welcome to Egypt "Land Of Pharaohs"
Welcome to Egypt, upon arrival, Our company representative will meet you at Cairo Airport, then you will be escorted to your 5* hotel by a private vehicle to check-in. Evening time enjoy a dinner cruise joined by your Egyptologist tour guide. End the first day of your Cairo and Nile cruise package, return back to your hotel and overnight.
Second Day: Tour to Cairo Attractions - Return Back to the Hotel
After breakfast your tour guide will accompany you to start your 8 days Cairo & Nile cruise package at Giza to visit:
The Great Pyramids:-
The great pyramids are considered one of the most important historical monuments that you must visit in Cairo. Then head to:
The Great Sphinx:-
The Sphinx is a statue of а lion's body and а human head. It's considered one of the world's largest and oldest statues, It is believed that Napoleon's army broke the nose of the Sphinx by shooting it, continue with a visit:-
The Valley Temple:-
The Valley Temple was built using a large limestone block, granite, marbles, and other fine stones when you visit this place you will see the Genuity of the architecture and the beauty of it's designing. Afterward, enjoy your lunch at an oriental food restaurant, then transfer to explore:
Saqqara Step Pyramid of Zoser:-
Saqqara Pyramid was built during the 27th century BC for the burial of Pharaoh Djoser. This pyramid is in the center of the complex surrounded by a limestone wall that contains 13 fake doorways and a rear entrance on the southeast side. Then move to visit:
Memphis City was founded by "King Menes", it was a worship center for "Ptah" and a center for commerce and trade. Many temples were built in the city but most of them are ruined through time. Finally transfer back to your hotel and overnight.
Third Day: Visiting Old Cairo - Fly to Aswan Check in the Cruise
Morning time, enjoy the breakfast then accompany your Egyptologist tour guide to explore Cairo attractions starting with:
The Egyptian Museum:-
It is not strange that Cairo is the city of magic and beauty, as it holds the majestic Egyptian Museum, which is the largest museum in the world that includes the legacy of one of the oldest civilizations in history. This large museum contains more than 150 thousand artifacts dating back to different Pharaonic ages. After that, you will have your lunch Then, move on to visit:-
Salah el-Din Citadel:-
Salah El Din Citadel was protected by the ruler Salah al-Din between 1176 and 1183 CE. you will find at the first entrance at the door of Salah Salem a large square is known as the Royal Hush or the Royal Square, an area where there are old buildings dating back to the Mamluk era, then your tour guide will take you to visit:-
Mohamad Ali Pasha Mosque:-
Mohamed Ali Mosque was built іn the fіrst half оf the 19th century. It's the most popular Islamic mosque among tourists, the architect Yousuf Bushnaq designed Mohamed Ali mosque, to be a place of worship and also a burial site for Mohamed Ali. Then end your tours in Cairo by visiting:-
Khan EL Khalili Bazaar:-
When you enter the Khan El-Khalili neighborhood in the center of old Cairo, you will feel like you are traveling back in time, you will see the history of ancient architecture in the Mamluk era, that appears clearly in Mosques, factories, houses and markets which is characterized by its beautiful designs and architecture. then transfer to Cairo Airport for a flight to Aswan and check in 5* Nile cruise and overnight on board.
Fourth Day: Visit Aswan Attractions
Morning time, Start a new stage of you Cairo and Nile cruise package. Enjoy the breakfast at the hotel, then continue your Cairo & Nile cruise package our Egyptologist tour guide will pick you up from your Hotel to escort you to visit:-
The construction of Philae Temple began іn approx 690 BC which you cannot resist the mixture of magic, beauty and amazing history found in Philae Temple, there is No place in the world that combines such a wonderful combination. Next visit will be at:-
The Unfinished Obelisk:
(Queen Hatshepsut) ordered to create the largest obelisk in the history "The Unfinished Obelisk", made up of one piece of stone weighing over 1,000 tons to be placed in the "Temple Of Karnak", but the ancient Egyptian engineers left it after they discovered a crack preventing it from being used, After that you will have your lunch before moving to:-
The High Dam:
Aswan High Dam was constructed between 1960 and 1970, some of the benefits that were achieved by constructing the High Dam, is Generating electricity, which has achieved self-sufficiency and the elimination of any potential energy crises, and major protection against floods and drought, at the end of the day transfer to your cruise and overnight on board.
Fifth Day: Tour to Edfu & Kom Ombo Temples
Have your breakfast on board the cruise, then escort your Egyptologist tour guide to visit:
Kom Ombo Temple:-
Kom Ombo Temple contains courts, halls, sanctuaries and rooms duplicated for two sets of gods, the crocodile god Sobek and the falcon god Haroeris, it's located on the eastern bank of the Nile between the cities of Edfu and Aswan, 45 km north of Aswan and 137 km south of Luxor. Have your meal on board the cruise, then continue sailing to Edfu and visit:
Edfu Temple was built in the Ptolemaic period. It's located in Aswan in the city of Edfu which is one of the most important and rich cities since the ancient state, the importance of Edfu is because it contains the house of God Hours in the South. Continue sailing to Luxor, and arrive in Luxor late at night.
Sixth Day: Tour to Luxor East Bank
Check out from the cruise after having your breakfast then you will be accompanied by your Egyptologist tour guide to visit the best East Bank sites including:-
The temples of the Karnak are one of the largest and greatest constructs dedicated to worshiping the gods. The ruins of the Karnak Temple give us a Clear picture of the history of Egypt in its strength, prosperity, weakness, and decay for a period of time of up to two thousand years, your tour guide will accompany you to have a lunch that will be served at a Local restaurant, then check in a 5* hotel at Luxor to refresh your self and evening time move to visit:
The Temple of Luxor was the center of the most important festivals, It's one of the most important and famous ancient Egyptian temples, located in the city of Luxor, which is about 700 km from Cairo, it's an important tourist destination for its monuments and its distinctive weather, which makes it a wonderful destination for tourists from all over the world. Afterward, transfer your hotel for overnight.
Seventh Day: Tour to Luxor West Bank - Back to Cairo
After your breakfast at the hotel, check out, then you will be escorted your tour guide to visit the west bank of Luxor that contains:-
Valley of The Kings:-
Royal tombs in the Valley of the Kings are cemeteries that dating back to 1500 BC, its walls show the greatness of the pharaohs which usually consists of corridors, vestibules, and rooms carved into the rock of the mountain, the walls of the cemetery were full of scenery, paintings, and various religious texts. Move to have your lunch, then escort with your tour guide to visit the unique:-
Temple of Queen Hatshepsut:-
Hatshepsut temple is located at the foot of a high rocky slope near the West Bank of the Nile. It is Dedicated to the worship of the god Amun Ra, the sun god. You can see the majestic towers, squares and the beautiful halls Inside the temple, you can also see the sun hall, the small temple, and the altar. End your tours in Luxor by visiting:-
Colossi Of Memnon:-
Two lovely majestic statues in the historic city of Luxor. The Colossi of Memnon are two huge stone structures, its height is more than 60 feet into the sky, depicting the pharaoh Amenhotep III.
At last, we will transfer you to the airport to catch the flight back to Cairo and transfer to 5* hotel to check in and overnight.
Eighth Day: End of your Cairo and Nile Cruise Package
Have your breakfast at your hotel, then transfer you to Cairo airport and one our of representatives will assist you at the airport to finish your formal papers and get back to your home with an unforgettable Cairo and Nile cruise package.
You should wear whatever you want. It is advised to wear something light from cotton or linen, comfortable and put on sunblock during your time in Egypt in the summer and wear comfortable footwear like a closed-toe shoe to sustain the sandy terrain.
Yes, it is available all years. as the Nile from Aswan to Luxor takes three to four days of sailing on Monday, Wednesday and Friday for the total cost of 600$ and the Nile cruise from Luxor to Aswan take four to five days in Saturday, Monday and Thursday for the coast of 650$.
We have experience in vacation planning for more than 10 years & our staff consists of the most professional operators, guides and drivers who dedicate all of their time & effort create the perfect vacation. All of our tours are customized by Travel, Financial & Time advisors to fit your every possible need during your time in egypt. we always keep in mind that your safety & comfort are our main priority until you return home.
Yes, it is absolutely safe to travel to egypt, You will feel secure in Egypt as the current atmosphere of the country is very peaceful after the government took powerful measures like restructuring the entire tourist police to include all the important and tourist attractions in Egypt and construct an entire environment dedicated for ensuring the lives of all tourists.
They are very simples, If you want to apply for a Visa On Arrival that lasts for 30 days then you should be one of the eligible countries(check the link), have a valid passport with at least 6 months remaining and pay 25$ USD entry fee in cash. As for the E-Visa for 30 days, you should have a valid passport for at least 8 months, complete the online application, pay the e-visa fee then print the e-visa to later be presented to the airport border guard. You could be one of the countries eligible for a free visa for 90 days.
The temperature of Egypt ranges from 37c to 14 c, Summer in Egypt is somehow hot and winter is cool and mild but sometimes it becomes cold at night. The average of low temperatures vary from 9.5 °C in the wintertime to 23 °C in the summertime and average high temperatures vary from 17 °C in the wintertime to 32 °C in the summertime while the temperature is moderate all along the coasts.
It is known the best time to travel to Egypt is in the winter from September to April as the climate becomes a bit tropical, a warm atmosphere with a winter breeze. You will also be notified a week before your trip if the weather is unsafe or if any changes have been made.
Ramadan is a special time of year for Muslims that should be celebrated by non-Muslims and feel the essence of the Islamic culture. You can fast with the Muslim or just observe but you are always welcome to join the celebrations and festivals.