9 DAYS / 8 NIGHTS

09 Days Classical Egypt – High end

Aswan - Cairo - Edfu - Esna - Kom Ombo - Luxor
Starting from $3,550 (Land Only)

09 Days Classical Egypt – High end

  • The Oberoi Philae Nile Cruise
  • The Four Seasons Nile plaza hotel in Cairo


 

INCLUDES
  • 04 nights accommodation at the Four Seasons Nile Plaza hotel in Cairo based on Bed and Breakfast
  • 04 nights accommodation aboard Oberio Philae Nile Cruise based on Full Board (food only & no beverage)
  • Private 2 days guided tours to visit the Pyramids, Sphinx, Memphis, Sakkara, the Egyptian museum, the Citadel & Khan El Khalili bazaar with English speaking guide
  • Shared cruise sightseeing with English speaking guide to visit the sites as per the itinerary
  • Private transfers from / to airports in a/c vehicles as per the itinerary
  • Meet & assist at Cairo, Luxor & Aswan Airports by TPT Travel staff
  • VIP amenities during transfers and tours in Cairo.
  • WI FI in the car during tours in Cairo.
  • Entrance fees as per itinerary
  • All Hotel taxes and service charge
EXCLUDES
  • International Airfare (Please contact us for details)
  • Tips & Personal items
  • Travel insurance
  • Visa upon arrival (and upon re-entry)
  • Domestic airfare
  • Entrance into any of the three Pyramids, the Solar Boat or the Mummies’ Room at the Egyptian Museum.
ITINERARY
Day 1 - Arrival Cairo

Upon arrival at Cairo International Airport, TPT Travel representative welcomes you and assists you through the immigration process. Modern air-conditioned coaches take you to your hotel in Cairo. Your representative will ensure a smooth hotel check-in.
Overnight at the Four Seasons hotel in Cairo


Day 2 - Pyramids, Sphinx, Memphis, Sakkara

After breakfast, we start a guided tour to visit one of the Seven Wonders the great Pyramids of Giza; (Cheops, Chephren and Mycerinus) were reckoned by the Greeks to be one of the Seven Wonders of the World. A single pyramid is built with 2.300.000 blocks, each weighing an average of two and a half tones. In the face of such immensity, one cannot help but feel the wonder and awe that so many writers and artists have sought to convey over the centuries. The Cheops Pyramid is more interesting, because its interior burial chambers are open for inspection by the public. Not far from the Pyramids is the Great Sphinx of Giza, which dates from the time of Chephren (2620 BC). Hewn from natural yellowish limestone and standing 65 feet-high and 187 feet-long, this unforgettable statue combines the head of a Pharaoh with a lion's body. A quick visit to papyrus institute or a perfume shop can be arranged after the visit.

Lunch can be served at an oriental restaurant 
Afternoon tour to explore ancient Egypt with a visit to Memphis a museum embraces the famous statues of Ramses & Sakkara which includes the step pyramid Explore some of the mysteries with your knowledgeable Egyptologist.

Evening optional tour to the spectacular sound & light show by the Sphinx

Back to the Four Seasons Nile Plaza hotel and overnight in Cairo
 


Day 3 - Cairo - Aswan

After Breakfast in the hotel, check out 
Escorted transfer to Cairo Domestic airport for your flight to  Aswan to board the Oberoi Philae Cruiser for a relaxing tour through the history for 5 days as per the Nile cruise itineraries as per itienerary.

12:00    noon Embarkation 
12:30    Lunch 
16:00    Visit Nubian Museum by motor boat 
17.00    Tea at club lounge. 
19:00    cocktail reception. 
19:30    Dinner & Overnight in Aswan 


Abu Simbel – for those who wish to opt for unforgettable tour to Abu Simbel, it will be done before embarkation from Aswan or disembarkation in Aswan.
The Tour will include a return flight from Aswan airport to Abu Simbel airport with private escorted transfers in both destinations. A Private guide will accompany TPT Travel clients and guide them through the great temples of Ramses II & his beloved Nefertari. 


Day 4 - Aswan - Kom Ombo - Edfu

07:30    Breakfast 
09:00    visit of Philae temple and High Dam 
12.00    noon Sail to Kom Ombo 
12:30    Lunch 
14:30    Visit the twin temple of Kom Ombo. 
16:00    Sail to Edfu 
17.00    Tea at club lounge. 
19:30    Dinner & Overnight in Edfu 
 


Day 5 - Edfu - Essna - Luxor

07:30    Breakfast 
10:00    Visit the Temple of Edfu, 
12:00    Sail to Essna 
13:00    Lunch - Cross the Essna Lock Sail to Luxor 
17.00    Tea at club lounge.
19:30    Dinner & Overnight in Luxor 
 


 


Day 6 - Luxor

05:00    Breakfast 
06:00    Visit West bank valley of kings, king Tut's tomb, Ramses "the six", Dier Elmadina, Habu and colossus of Memnon. 
12:30    Lunch 
15:00    Visit Luxor and Karank temples 
17.00    Tea at club lounge. 
19:30    Dinner & Overnight in Luxor 
 

 


Day 7 - Luxor - Cairo

07:30 Breakfast

08:00 Disembarkation

Disembarkation after breakfast, and transfer to Luxor airport for a flight to Cairo.

Upon arrival at Cairo Airport, TPT Travel representative will welcome you at the airport and escort you to your hotel.  Rest of the day at leisure

Overnight at the hotel in Cairo


Day 8 - The Egyptian Museum, the Citadel and Khan El Khalili Bazaars

After breakfast at the hotel, start a tour to visit the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities

Egyptian Museum; was established by the Egyptian government in 1835.  The present museum building was built in 1900, in the new classical style by the French architect Marcel Dourgnon.  The museum exhibited collections now exceed 120,000 objects ranges from pre-historic era to the Greco Roman period. It has 107 halls, and the ground floor houses huge statues. 

The upper floor houses small statues, jewels, Tutankhamen treasures and the mummies.  The museum also comprises of a photography section and large library. A hall for the Royal Mummies was opened at the museum, housing eleven kings and queens.

Lunch can be served at an oriental restaurant

Afternoon tour to visit the Citadel, the medieval fortress of Salah-El-Din and the Mosque of Mohammed Ali

Your reward for buying the optional will be a complementary visit of Khan El Khalili bazaars; which is one of the most famous worldwide with its amazing narrow alleyways.  The visitor can discover small restaurants and workaday cafes where Egyptians & non-Egyptians come to smoke water pipes and enjoy some of the traditional Egyptian drinks in the cafes scattered around the area (Few years ago, Naguib Mahfouz himself used to come and sit beneath the huge, ageing and discolored mirrors of the café). Jewelers, items made from copper, parquetry boxes, semi-precious stones, rugs, blown-glass dishes and other souvenirs. Drive back to your hotel


Day 9 - Final departure

Final departure transfers after breakfast from the hotel; TPT Travel representative will escort you, check you in your flight


DEPARTURE & RATES

Gold Plan

Land Only
Dates Price
From September 26 2019 to October 24 2019 $3900
From November 03 2019 to December 19 2019 $4265
From January 02 2020 to April 05 2020 $4350
From April 19 2020 to April 23 2020 $4350
From May 07 2020 to September 27 2020 $3550
2019 Dates Price
December 29 $4780
2020 Dates Price
April 09 $4780
Single Supplement
Dates Price
From September 26 2019 to October 24 2019 $1645
From November 03 2019 to December 19 2019 $1770
From January 02 2020 to April 05 2020 $1845
From April 19 2020 to April 23 2020 $1845
From May 07 2020 to September 27 2020 $1490
2019 Dates Price
December 29 $1985
2020 Dates Price
April 09 $1985
Notes

 

  • Abu Simbel – for those who wish to opt in for unforgettable tour to Abu Simbel , it will be done before embarkation from Aswan or disembarkation in Aswan. The Tour will include a return flight from Aswan airport to Abu simble airport with private escorted transfers in both destinations. A Private guide will accompany TPT Travel clients and guide them through the great temples of Ramses II & his beloved Nefertari. 
  • All packages are based on & inclusive of current taxes, new transportation rates after June fuel increase and entrance fees applicable as of November 2019. Should the government increase any item(s) TPT Travel will update the packages accordingly
  • Four Seasons Nile Plaza hotel in Cairo - Oberoi Philae Nile cruise

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