Visit Ancient and Magnificent Egypt!
And enjoy the option of visiting Jordan or relaxing at the Red Sea!
|Travel Date(s)||Return Date(s)||Price||Single Supplement|
|18.FEB.2019||26.FEB.2019||$1490 per person, land only||$600|
This 9-day trip to beautiful Egypt is a must do! From ancient pyramids, mosques and temples to a luxury cruise with terrific scenery and food – you will be talking about this trip for years to come.
Duration: 9 days
Group minimum – 10 passengers
Day 1 - Monday | Travel: USA to Cairo
This will be your day to travel from your US home airport to Cairo, Egypt.
Day 2 - Tuesday | Arrival (Cairo)
Arrive in Cairo, one of the largest cities in Africa. After immigration and customs processing, you will be met by our representative and transferred to your hotel for overnight
Day 3 - Wednesday | City Tour
Your first day in Egypt starts with a guided tour of the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, filled with replicas of the Pharaonic era and treasures from King Tutankhamen’s tomb. Drive to el Refay mosque, that was built in the beginning of the last century 1910, where the royal family of Egypt and shah of Iran where buried. Enjoy local Mediterranean lunch, then drive to the Citadel of Saladin and visit Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque.
Transfer to your hotel for overnight. (Breakfast & Lunch)
Evening optional tour to the sound and light show at the Pyramids | $ 35.00 per person
Day 4 - Thursday | Cairo - Pyramids Tour
Today’s tour starts with a scenic drive to the Pyramids & Sphinx of Giza, and then proceeds to the Papyrus Museum. After lunch, we go to old Cairo.
Return to Cairo for overnight. (Breakfast & Lunch)
Evening Optional: Belly dance show with dinner | $ 65.00 per person
Day 5 - Friday | Cairo – Aswan – Kom Ombo – Esna
After breakfast, transfer to Cairo airport for your flight to Aswan, upon arrival we will visit the temple of Philae, and then transfer to your luxury cruise ship for 4 days / 3 nights cruise. Embarkation and lunch on board the cruise, then in the afternoon we sail to Kom Ombo. Visit the temple of Kom-Ombo, dedicated for gods Sobek and Haroeris. Finally, we sail to Esna. (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
Day 6 - Saturday | Esna – Luxor
Enjoy a buffet breakfast on board. Afterwards, we will cross the Esna Lock and sail to Luxor. Lunch will be served on board, and then in the afternoon we will visit the great temple of Karnak, the largest temple in the world. (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
Day 7 - Sunday | Edfu – Esna – Luxor
Take delight in a scrumptious buffet breakfast on board. We will then visit the West bank including the two Colossi of Memnon, the temple of Queen Hatshepsut at Deir El-Bahari and Valley of kings. Overnight on board of the cruise ship in Luxor. (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
Optional: HOT AIR Ballon $ 150.00 per person
Day 8 - Monday | Luxor – Cairo
Start your day with a delicious buffet breakfast on board. We then depart the cruise boat and fly to Cairo. (Breakfast)
Day 9 - Tueday | Departure
After breakfast transfer to the airport for your flight. (Breakfast)
What’s Included in the Price of Your Vacation
- 4 nights hotel accommodation in Cairo, in a 5 star hotel with a Nile view, breakfast included.
- 3 nights aboard 5 star Nile cruise, full board.
- Daily breakfast and lunch while in Cairo.
- Domestic airfare: Cairo to Aswan and Luxor to Cairo.
- All entrance fees.
- All tips for drivers, hotels, and cruise.
- All transfers. (Meet-assist and transportation) within Egypt.
What’s NOT Included in the Price of Your Vacation
- Air fare to and from Egypt.
- Dinner during your stay in Cairo.
- Any kind of drinks with your meals during your day trips or in the cruise ship.
- Tips for guides.
- Personal expenses such as phone calls, laundry, etc.
- Visa fee.
Side trips are available as follows
You may like to enjoy our 3 days / 2 nights relaxing extension of your holiday by the Red Sea Resorts.
(All Inclusive) USD $350.00 per person.
You may go to Jordan as an extension for 3 days / 2 nights to visit the highlights of Jordan as follows:
Day.01 Arrival – Amman city tour – Jerash - Amman
Upon arrival at Queen Alia Airport, Atlas Tours representative will meet and assist you through the customs and immigration procedures, then transfer by private AC car for a tour in the city of Amman. Where you will visit the Citadel, Roman Amphitheatre and the old markets of the city. After, drive to the ancient Greco Roman city of Jerash. The guide will take you for a tour through the colonnaded street, amphitheater, churches, temples and the vast Roman Forum. Head to the hotel in Amman for overnight.
Day.02 Amman – Petra - Amman
After breakfast, drive to the 2nd wonders in the world PETRA, for a full day tour to the Red Rose City Petra one of the greatest and most beautiful archaeological sites in the world. You will begin an unforgettable trip on horseback till the Siq after by foot through the narrow passage between the massive walls of rock that provides the main access to the ancient site. Entering Petra through this chasm till we reach our first glimpse of the Treasury, whose towering façade bedecked with magnificent columns was made famous in the final sequence of the popular Hollywood film /Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade. You will visit the Theater, the Royal Tombs, the Great Temple, and the Petra Church back to Amman for over night .
Day.03 Amman – Madaba - Mt. Nebo - Dead Sea – Q. Alia Airport
After breakfast drive to the south of Amman to visit Madaba and Mount Nebo the highest in the Moabit range which has been a center for pilgrimages since earliest christian times. Which Madaba has some of the finest Byzantine mosaics in the world including the famous 6th century mosaic map of Holyland drive down to the lowest point on Earth the Dead Sea 400 meters bellow Sea we will stay with Dead sea beach and pool there will have a chance to try and swim in the buoyant waters or cover yourselves in mud said to restore your health and beauty. Then transfer to Q. Alia Airport for departure.
- $595.00 per passenger if 4 traveling together.
- $520.00 per passenger if 5/10 traveling together.
- $495.00 per passenger if over 11 traveling together.