8 DAYS / 6 NIGHTS

Explore Egypt

Aswan - Cairo - Edfu - Kom Ombo - Luxor
Starting from $2,199.00

Explore Egypt

Explore Egypt
8 Days/6 Nights

January 13-20, 2019                              March 3-10, 2019
  $2,199 air & land                                  $2,249 air & land
Single Supplement $299                                Single Supplement $349

TOUR FEATURES
•Round trip airfare from New York JFK
•Domestic flights within Egypt
•Hotel accommodation for 3 nights
•3 nights on board a Nile River cruise ship
•13 included meals consisting of:
- 6 buffet breakfasts
- 4 lunches
- 3 dinners
•5 days of touring in an air-conditioned van/minibus/bus
•Sightseeing, including licensed Egyptologist and all entrance
fees, as follows:
- Cairo tour including: Pyramids, Sphinx, Egyptian
Museum, Old Cairo and Khan El Khalili Bazaar
- Nile Cruise sightseeing including: Aswan, Kom
Ombo, Edfu, Esna and Luxor
•All transfers and luggage handling within Egypt
•All hotel taxes and service charge
 

INCLUDES
  • Round trip airfare from New York JFK
  • Domestic flights within Egypt
  • Hotel accommodation for 3 nights
  • 3 nights on board a Nile River cruise ship
  • 13 included meals consisting of: - 6 buffet breakfasts - 4 lunches - 3 dinners
  • 5 days of touring in an air-conditioned van/minibus/bus
  • Sightseeing, including licensed Egyptologist and all entrance fees, as follows: - Cairo tour including: Pyramids, Sphinx, Egyptian Museum, Old Cairo and Khan El Khalili Bazaar - Nile Cruise sightseeing including: Aswan, Kom Ombo, Edfu, Esna and Luxor
  • All transfers and luggage handling within Egypt
  • All hotel taxes and service charge
EXCLUDES
  • Tips & Personal items
  • Travel insurance
  • Visa upon arrival (and upon re-entry)
ITINERARY
Day 1 - SUN - DEPART USA

Depart from New York JFK for Egypt.

Meals and refreshments served on board.


Day 2 - MON - CAIRO

Arrive in the Land of the Pharaohs. Upon
completion of immigration and customs formalities at Cairo
International Airport, you will be met at the exit by our
representative and escorted to your hotel.


Day 3 - TUE - CAIRO

Visit the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities to
see 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.
In the afternoon, visit the Great Pyramids of Giza and the
enigmatic Sphinx, then proceed to Khan El Khalili, the world's
largest 13th century covered oriental bazaar. (B,L)


Day 4 - WED - CAIRO - ASWAN - KOM OMBO - EDFU

Transfer from your hotel to Cairo International Airport for your morning flight to
Aswan. Upon arrival you will be escorted to your Nile cruise ship.
You will visit the High Dam, the Granite Alexandria Quarries with
the Unfinished Obelisk, and the Temple of Isis at Philae. Sail on
board a felucca, a traditional Egyptian sailboat and view
Kitchner's Island Botanical Garden and the Agha Khan
Mausoleum. After lunch, sail to Kom Ombo, where you will visit
the Ptolemaic Temple of Sobek and Haroeries before arriving to
Edfu. (B,L,D)


Day 5 - THU - EDFU - LUXOR

Travel by horse-drawn carriage to the Temple of Horus, the falcon god. Dating from 237 B.C., it is
considered the best-preserved temple in Egypt and the second largest after the Temple of Karnak. Sail to Esna, passing through
the Esna Lock, and continue sailing towards Luxor. (B,L,D)


Day 6 - FRI - LUXOR

Visit the West Bank necropolis including the Valley of the Kings, the Funerary Temple of Queen Hatshepsut at
Deir El Bahari and the Colossi of Memnon. Enjoy an optional
sound and light show at Karnak Temple this evening. (B,L,D)


Day 7 - SAT - LUXOR - CAIRO

After breakfast, visit Karnak and Luxor temples, a centuries old city of pylons, hypostyle halls,
colossal statues, shrines and obelisks. Disembark and transfer
to the airport for your afternoon flight to Cairo. Upon arrival in
Cairo you will be met and escorted to your hotel. This evening
enjoy an optional sound and light show at the Pyramid. (B)


Day 8 - SUN - CAIRO TO USA

After breakfast, transfer to Cairo international Airport for your departure flight. (B)
(B) – Breakfast, (L) – Lunch, (D) – Dinner

Conditions: Price is per person, based on double occupancy and a minimum of
15 passengers; includes airfare and all taxes and fees. Price is based on current
rate of exchange, in case of fluctuation, prices are subject to change.


Notes

Conditions: Price is per person, based on double occupancy and a minimum of
15 passengers; includes airfare and all taxes and fees. Price is based on current
rate of exchange, in case of fluctuation, prices are subject to change.

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