Cairo, Alexandria, Bahariya Oasis, Aswan Nile Cruise and Hurghada

 

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: 14 Days / 13 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
$1475
    

 

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.
Meals: Breakfast and Lunch.
Day 3: Egyptian Museum, Salah El Din Citadel and Khan El Khalili Bazaar Tour
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. Then you will be transferred to your hotel. Overnight in Cairo.
Meals: Breakfast and Lunch.
Day 4: Cairo / Alexandria Tour / Cairo
After breakfast in your hotel you will Transfer by private A/C mini van to Alexandria, the second largest city in Egypt, Alexandria has an atmosphere that is more Mediterranean than Middle Eastern and is famous for its Roman remains. Alexandria was founded by Alexander the Great in 331 B.C., and was the capital of Greco-Roman Egypt.  upon arrival start your day tour by visiting the catacombs which are the largest Roman Cemetery consisting of three levels cut in the rock. Then to Pompey's Pillar an 82-foot (25-meter) granite column built to honor Emperor Diocletian. Then to the citadel of Qaitbay which was built on the site of the ancient pharaohs ( lighthouse) of Alexandria. Then proceed to visit the famous Alexandria Library. Then to Montazah  Palace of King Farouk. Then we drive back to your hotel in Cairo. Overnight at the hotel.
Meals: Breakfast and Lunch.
Day 5: Cairo / Bahariya Oasis
We will pick you up from your hotel, by a private air-conditioned vehicle to Bahariya Oasis, 360 kilometers south west of Cairo, where you can walk around the old village of the oasis and see the groves of palms and fruit trees. Then take a trip to the Black Mountains, the sand dunes and the salt lake. After that, see Temple of Ain El Muftella which was once the main water source of the old capital of the oasis, then transfer to the White Desert about two hours driving far from Bahariya oasis. Overnight in a camp at the White Desert. 
Meals:  Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
Day 6: Crystel Mountain and Vally of Agabat Tour / Cairo / Aswan
After breakfast , you will be driven to see the quartz crystal at Crystal Mountain and the volcanic rocks and petrified wood in the Valley of Agabat. Then onto the Black Desert and the Valley of El Haizewith its hot spring. Then you will be transferred by 4X4 car to Baharia and from Baharia to Cairo. You will be transferred to Giza Railway Station to board the 1st class Sleeper Train to Aswan. Dinner and breakfast will be served on board as you will stay overnight on the train in a private compartment.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
Day 7: Nile Cruise Embark / Aswan High Dam, Granite Quarries and Philae Temple Tour
Morning arrival at the Aswan train station, where you will be met by our representative for transfer to your Nile Cruise to check in, Then after lunch you will start Aswan tour visiting Aswan High Dam, the Old Dam, the famed granite quarries and the Temple of Philae Dinner on board and overnight in Aswan.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
Day 8: Kom Ombo and Edfu Temples Tour
(Optional tour) early morning to the impressive Temples of Ramses II at Abu Simbel, 
Sail to Kom Ombo, have breakfast on board and visit Kom Ombo Temple dedicated to gods Sobek & Haeroris. Continue sailing to Edfu, lunch on board, then get a visit to Horus Temple in Edfu. Take afternoon tea during sailing to Esna. Dinner and overnight on board. 
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
Day 9: 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.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. 
Day 10: Nile Cruise Disembarkation / 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.
Meals: Breakfast.
Day 11 & 12: 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.
Meals: Breakfast.
Day 13: Hurghada / Cairo Free Day
After enjoying breakfast, you will be transferred to Cairo by a private air-conditioned vehicle. You will spend the night in Cairo.
Meals: Breakfast.
Day 14: 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 & assist upon arrival and departure. 
  • All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle. 
  • Transfer by a private 4 X 4 vehicle to the white and Black Deserts.  
  • Accommodation for 4 nights in Cairo including daily breakfast. 
  • Accommodation for 1 night in a camping in the white desert on full board.
  • Accommodation for 1 night on sleeping train (Cairo – Aswan) on half board basis. 
  • Accommodation for 3 nights on 5 stars Nile Cruise on full board basis.
  • Accommodation for 3 nights in Hurghada including daily breakfast. 
  • All sightseeing tours in Cairo (ptivate tours).
  • All sights on Nile cruise as indicated in the itinerary (sharing the Cruise Group).
  • English Egyptologist guide.
  • Entrance fees to all sites as indicated on the itinerary.
  • Transfers from Luxor to Hurghada by a private air-conditioned vehicle. 
  • Transfers from Hurghada to Cairo by a private air-conditioned vehicle. 
  • Meals as mention in the above itinerary.
  • 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. 
  • Tipping is not obligatory, it is customary, and it is a matter of satisfaction to the services, so if you were satisfied with the services you can pay, and if you were not satisfied do not pay any tip, tip will be appreciated from the staff offering an excellent services, and taking care of the clients.