10 DAYS / 9 NIGHTS

CLASSICAL EGYPT

Abu Simbel - Aswan - Cairo - Edfu - Esna - Kom Ombo - Luxor
Starting from $2,110 (Land Only)

CLASSICAL EGYPT

Join TPT On this classical 10 day Egypt travel tour where you will cover most of historical and archeological highlights including Tahrir Square. This 10 day itinerary covers the best of Egypt combining historical sightseeing and a relaxing Nile cruise on a deluxe 5-star cruise ship. Come and discover the secrets of Egyptian history and enjoy our luxury deals to Egypt.

INCLUDES
  • 4 Nights accommodation at Moevenpick Pyramids or similar based on bed & breakfast.
  • 4 Nights accommodation aboard M/S Emilio Nile Cruise or similar exit Aswan based on Full board with all shore excursions
  • 17 Meals: 8 Buffet Breakfasts, 5 Lunches and 4 Dinners
  • Sound & Light show performance at the Pyramids & Sphinx of Giza
  • Abu Simbel Tour by air from Aswan
  • Domestic airfare (CAI/ASW/ABS/ASW - LXR/CAI).
  • Entrance fees as per Itinerary.
  • All transportation provided by Deluxe air-conditioned private coach.
  • All sightseeing guided by a licensed Egyptologist.
  • All Hotel taxes and service charge
EXCLUDES
  • Tips and Personal items
  • Travel insurance
  • Visa upon arrival (and upon re-entry)
  • Roundtrip International Airfare JFK/Cairo/JFK. (Please contact us for our special contracted rates.)
ITINERARY
Day 1 - SUN: DEPART USA

Board your international flight to Cairo and begin your journey back in time to this charming, ancient land.


Day 2 - MON: CAIRO

Arrival in the Land of the Pharaohs. At Cairo International airport you will be welcomed and assisted through immigration and customs by our representative, then escorted to your hotel. In the evening, enjoy a Sound and Light Show at the Pyramids.


Day 3 - TUE: CAIRO

Tour the Tahrir square where the 18-day revolt centered, led by the young people and later joined by Egyptians of all ages, genders and classes who succeeded in expelling the regime on 11 February 2011. The Egyptian revolution, admired by world leaders, is an unprecedented event that has not happened anywhere in the world. Visit the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities which includes the world's largest collection of Pharaonic artifacts and the treasures of Tutankhamen's tomb then drive to Old Cairo to visit Al Moallaka Church (Hanging Church) and Ben Ezra Synagogue. Stop for lunch. Afternoon visit to the Great Pyramids of Giza and the enigmatic Sphinx, then proceed to Khan El Khalili, the world's largest 13th century covered oriental bazaar. Overnight in Cairo. Meals: Breakfast - Lunch


Day 4 - WED: CAIRO, ABU SIMBEL, ASWAN

This morning early transfer to Cairo International Airport for your flight to Abu Simbel via Aswan; visit the Great Temple of Ramses II and the temple of his beloved queen, Nefertari. After visiting this magnificent site, you will be transferred to the airport for your flight back to Aswan. Once there, your representative will assist and transfer you to your Nile Cruise. After lunch, enjoy a felucca ride around Kitchener's Island Botanical Garden and the Aga Khan Mausoleum. Overnight in Aswan. Meals: Breakfast - Lunch - Dinner


Day 5 - THU: ASWAN, KOM OMBO

After breakfast, you will visit the High Dam, the Granite Quarries with the Unfinished Obelisk and the Temple of Philae. Sail to Kom Ombo. Overnight in Komombo. Meals: Breakfast - Lunch - Dinner


Day 6 - FRI: KOM OMBO, EDFU, LUXOR

Visit the Ptolemaic Temple of Sobek & Haroeries. Continue sailing toward Edfu. Visit Temple of Horus, the falcon-god, considered the best-preserved temple in Ancient Egypt and the second largest after the Temple of Karnak. Sail towards Esna, passing through Esna Lock. Continue sailing towards Luxor. Overnight in Luxor. Meals: Breakfast - Lunch - Dinner


Day 7 - SAT: LUXOR

Morning visit to the West Bank including Valley of the Kings, Temple of Queen Hatshepsut at Deir El Bahari and the Colossi of Memnon. Afternoon visit the Temples of Karnak and Luxor, a centuries-old city of pylons, hypostyle halls, colossal statues, shrines and obelisks. Overnight in Luxor. Meals: Breakfast - Lunch - Dinner


Day 8 - SUN: LUXOR, CAIRO

Disembarkation and transfer to the airport for your flight to Cairo. Upon arrival to Cairo you will be met and escorted to your hotel. Meals: Breakfast


Day 9 - MON: CAIRO (OPTIONAL ALEXANDRIA TOUR)

After breakfast day at leisure to wander around and explore this city rich in history or to do some last minute shopping. You can opt for a day trip to Alexandria. (Optional Tour to Alexandria) After an early breakfast you will start your over day excursion to Alexandria by air-conditioned private vehicle accompanied by an English speaking Egyptologist. Visit the Catacombs of Kom El Shugafa and Qait Bay Fort. Stop for lunch and then proceed to the National Museum and the Alexandria Library "Bibliotheca Alexandrina". Return to Cairo. (Lunch included in optional tour) Meals: Breakfast


Day 10 - TUE: DEPARTURE

After breakfast, transfer to Cairo airport for your flight back to USA. Meals: Breakfast


DEPARTURE & RATES

Gold Plan

Land Only
Dates Price
From October 31 2016 to October 31 2017 $2110
Single Supplement
Dates Price
From October 31 2016 to October 31 2017 $312
Notes
  • MONDAY ARRIVAL.
  • MINIMUM 02 PAX.
  • AT MOEVENPICK PYRAMIDS, OBLIGATORY CHRISTMAS GALA DINNER ON Dec 24 FOR $100 Per Person & OBLIGATORY NEW YEAR GALA DINNER ON Dec 31 FOR $150 Per Person
  • All Egypt Tours are private except for cruise sightseeing; clients will be with a group of up to 15 pax.
  • To operate with 1 private passenger only, please contact us.

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