Elegant Tours in Egypt

12 Days/11 Nights
Cairo/Giza/Alexandria/Luxor/Aswan/Abu Simbel


1st Day:
Your One Tour Travel representative will meet and assist you at Cairo International Airport and you will then be transferred to a 5 star hotel via air-conditioned modern van. Overnight in Cairo.


2nd Day:
Breakfast at hotel then enjoy an excursion to visit Giza Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, and Mykerinus. Move on to see the Great Sphinx which is depicted as a recumbent lion with a human head and the Valley Temple. Have lunch at Khan El Khalili restaurant then continue visiting the Step Pyramid of Sakkara which was built for King Zoser by his architect Imhotep. After that, visit the old capital of Egypt Memphis City which was founded by king Menes. Overnight in Cairo.


3rd Day:
Breakfast at hotel then transfer via air-conditioned modern van to Cairo Airport to catch your domestic flight to Luxor where you will be met and transferred to your 5 star Nile Cruise for embarkation. In the afternoon you will enjoy an excursion to the East Bank of the River Nile where you will visit Karnak & Luxor Temples. Dinner & Overnight on board.

4th Day:
Breakfast on board then enjoy an excursion to visit the West Bank of the Nile in Luxor. Visit the Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut Temple and the Colossi of Memnon. Back on board, have lunch & afternoon tea while sailing to Edfu via Esna Lock. Dinner & overnight on board.

5th Day:
Breakfast on board then enjoy visiting Horus Temple at Edfu. Back on board have lunch while sailing to Kom Ombo, arrive Kom Ombo and visit Sobek Temple. Return to your cruise and continue sailing to Aswan, Dinner & Overnight in Aswan.

6th Day:
Breakfast on board then enjoy an excursion to visit the Aswan High Dam, the Unfinished Obelisk, and the Majestic Philae Temple. Back on board for lunch. Dinner & Overnight in Aswan.

7th Day:
Breakfast on board, Disembark from cruise, transfer via air-conditioned modern van to embark 5 star deluxe lake cruise. Lunch served on board. Visit to Kalabsha Temple, Beit El Wali and the kiosk of Kertassi. Afternoon tea is served in the lounge. Dinner and overnight on board in the Aswan Harbour.

8th Day:
Sailing to Wadi El Seboua and enjoy a cocktail while passing the Tropic of Cancer. Lunch served on board. Visit to Wadi El Seboua Temple, the temple of Dakka and Temple of Meharakka. Sail to Amada. Dinner and overnight aboard.

9th Day:
Breakfast followed by morning visit to the temples of Amada and Derr as well as the tomb of Penout. Sail to Kasr Ibrim. Visit the citadel of Kasr Ibrim. (Tour is conducted from the ship's sundeck as entrance to the site is not permitted) Sailing to Abu Simbel, Lunch served on board, Visit the Abu Simbel temples. Attend the Sound & Light show at Abu Simbel temples (optional, ticket not included). Candlelight dinner on board and overnight.

10th Day:
Breakfast on board and for those who wish, the possibility of a second visit to Abu Simbel (entrance ticket is not included), Disembarkation, transfer to Abu Simbel Airport to catch your domestic flight back to Cairo. Overnight in Cairo.

11th Day:
Breakfast at hotel then transfer via air-conditioned modern van to Alexandria. Enjoy an excursion to visit Qaitbay Citadel which was founded by Sultan Al-Ashraf Abou Anasr Saif El-Din Qaitbay El-Jerkasy Al-Zahiry (1468-1496 A.D). Continue visiting Montazah Palace, Alexandria Library and the Catacombs which is the royal Cemetery of Kom El-shouqafa. back to Cairo, overnight in Cairo.

12th Day:
Breakfast at hotel then transfer to Cairo International Airport for your final departure.

Program includes the following services:
• Meet and assist at Cairo International Airport + transfer via air-conditioned modern van to hotel
• 4 Nights accommodation in Cairo at a 5 star deluxe hotel including all taxes
• 1 Day excursion in Cairo including visits to:
* Giza Pyramids
* The Valley Temple
* The Great Sphinx
* The Step Pyramid of Sakkara
* Memphis city
* English speaking guide
* Entrance fees

• 4 Nights accommodation on board a 5 star deluxe Nile Cruise including breakfast, Lunch & Dinner, English speaking guide, sightseeing tours, and all taxes
• 3 Nights accommodation on board a 5 star Lake Cruise including breakfast, Lunch & Dinner, English speaking guide, sightseeing tours, and all taxes
• Air-conditioned modern van Cairo/Alexandria/Cairo
• 1 Day excursion in Alexandria including visits to:
* Qaitbay Citadel
* Montazah Palace
* Alexandria Library
* Catacombs which is the royal Cemetery of Kom El-shouqafa
* English speaking guide
* Entrance fees

• Meet and assist on final departure at Cairo International Airport
• All service charges and taxes

Program does not include the folloming services:
• Domestic flight (Cairo/Luxor - Abu Simbel/Cairo).
• International Airfare
• Egypt entry visa
• Alcohol drinks
• Entrance fees to any of the Pyramids from inside
• Tips

Duration: 12 Days/11 Nights
Destinations: Cairo/Giza/Alexandria/Luxor/Aswan/Abu Simbel
Customizable: Yes
Schedule: Daily Trip

 
Notes:
1.prices are per person, quoted in USD
2.Above prices are summer prices (valid from 01/05/2010 till 30/09/2010) 
3.prices are not valid for summer peak period (15/07/2010 till 31/08/2010) or Winter period (01/10/2010 till 30/04/2011) and to provide you with supplement for such periods please submit request
4.Do not forget your Camera for the memorable Photos.