Royal Egypt tour

 

Lifeegypttours.com offers you unforgettable vacation to Egypt where you will enjoy the most famous, notable, and treasured sites of ancient Egyptian history as well as some contemporary “hot spots” during this fully escorted, 12 day adventure.

Tour Details:

 

Trip Duration: 12 Days / 11 Nights.
Trip type:  private tour. 
Trip runs:  every day.
Starting from: Cairo International Airport.
Return to: Cairo International Airport.
Pick-up time: According to clients request.

 

 

 

 

Start from
$1065
    

 

Tour Itinerary: 

Day 1: Arrive in Egypt

Lifeegypttours.com representative will meet & assist you at Cairo International Airport, and handle all your procedures through passport control, luggage area and customs formalities. After that you will be transferred to your hotel by a private air-conditioned vehicle. Overnight in Cairo.

Day 2: Giza pyramids, Sakkara pyramid and Memphis Tour 
After enjoying breakfast at your hotel, you will discover the exquisite Giza pyramids of Cheops, Chefren and Mykerinus. Then you will visit the Great Sphinx, as well as the Valley Temple. Next on the list is Memphis, the ancient capital of Egypt. Finally, you will proceed to Djoser's Step Pyramid in Saqqara. You will return to your hotel to spend the night.
(Optional tour) Sound and light show of the pyramids.
Day 3: Egyptian Museum, Salah El Din Citadel and Khan El Khalili Bazaar Tour / Aswan 
You will enjoy breakfast at your hotel, after which you will be escorted by your private guide to visit the Egyptian Museum, Treasures Room of the Child King Tutankhamen, alongside many other fascinating artifacts. For an additional visit to the Mummies Room in the museum you can buy tickets on the spot. Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant and then next you will visit the Cairo Citadel including the Alabaster Mosque of Mohamed Ali. Continue to Coptic Cairo to experience the Hanging Church and the Synagogue of Ben Ezra. Next on this busy day of sightseeing in Cairo you will be combining fascinating history with shopping in the worlds oldest bazaar, Khan El Khalili. Later you will be transferred to Giza Railway Station to board the Sleeper Train to Aswan. Dinner and breakfast will be served on board as you will stay overnight on the train in a private compartment.
Day 4:  Arrive in Aswan 
Morning arrival at the Aswan train station, where you will be met by our representative for transfer to your hotel for check in. and overnight at the hotel.
Day 5: Nile Cruise Embark / Aswan High Dam, Unfinished Obelisk and Philae Temple Tour
(Optional tour) early morning to Abu Simbel by air or road is available. 
After enjoying breakfast in your hotel, you will begin a 5 Nile cruise before lunchtime. You will visit the Aswan High Dam, the Old Dam, the famed granite quarries and the Temple of Philae. You’ll enjoy dinner on your boat, as well as spending the night aboard.
Day 6: Kom Ombo and Edfu Temples Tour
You will sail to Kom Ombo, where you will enjoy lunch and visit Kom Ombo Temple. You will also enjoy an oriental dinner aboard ship, as well as a costume party. You will then sail to Edfu to visit the Temple of Horus. You will sail on to Luxor and sleep aboard the boat.
Day 7: Vally of the Kings, Hatshepsut temple and Colossi of Memnon Tour 
You will start day 5 of your highlight tour of Egypt in the early morning; no time is wasted in immersing you in this incredible excursion that takes you to Valley of the Kings which was a magnificent burial ground for the pharaohs, where you will experience the majesty and grandeur of Egyptian funerary architecture. After that, you will enjoy Temple of Hatshepsut at El Deir El Bahari, which was built by Queen Hatshepsut, daughter of Thutmosis I, who ruled Egypt for 20 years during the 18th dynasty. Finally, you will visit the Colossi of Memnon. Overnight in Luxor.
Day 8: Karnak and Luxor Temples Tour / Hurghada
(Optional tour) early morning hot air balloon, 
You will disembark from the boat and experience both the Luxor Temple and the Karnak Temples. After finishing the sightseeing you will be escorted in a private, air-conditioned vehicle to Hurghada, where you will spend the night.
Day 9 & 10: Leisure at Hurghada
You will find optional tours offering delightful snorkeling and diving in the Red Sea coral reefs, or you can opt to enjoy sailing, deep-sea fishing or windsurfing. You will spend the night in Hurghada.
Day 11: Hurghada / Cairo
After enjoying breakfast, you will be transferred to Cairo by air-conditioned bus. upon arrival check in at our hotel and overnight.
Day 12: Final Departure

After enjoying a beautiful breakfast, you will be transferred by a modern air-conditioned vehicle to Cairo International Airport for final departure.

 

Price Information

Price included:

  • Meet and assist upon arrival and departure. 
  • All transfers by a modern air-conditioned vehicle.
  • Accommodation in Cairo for 3 nights, including daily breakfast. 
  • Accommodation in Aswan for 1 nights, including breakfast.
  • Accommodation on 5 Stars Cruise for 3 nights on full board basis.
  • One way Cairo/Aswan (sleeper train including dinner and breakfast). 
  • Accommodation in Hurghada for 3 nights, including breakfast.
  • All sightseeing tours in Cairo (private tours).
  • All sights on Nile cruise as indicated in the itinerary (sharing the Cruise Group).
  • English Egyptologist guide.
  • Entrance fees to all sites as stated on the itinerary.
  • Meals as mention in the above itinerary.
  • Transfer from Luxor to Hurghada by a modern air-conditioned vehicle
  • Transfer from Hurghada to Cairo by a modern air-conditioned bus
  • Portage when needed.
  • All service charges and taxes.

Not included:

  • Entry visa to Egypt.
  • Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Any beverages or personal expenses.
  • Optional tours.  
  • Gratuities (Tipping).
  • Entrance fees to special archaeological sites such as inside one of Giza Pyramids.

Additional Information:

  • Prices are quoted in US Dollars per person.
  • Prices are based on double occupancy. Also, prices are valid around the year except during Christmas, New Year’s Eve & Easter Feasts. 

Note:

  • Nile cruise itineraries may be changed without a prior notice due to navigational circumstances and Esna Lock closure may be in sequences but not in visits and Lifeegypttours.com is not liable for these changes.