10 Days Cairo, Aswan, & Luxor Family Tour

 

Lifeegypttours.com offers you 10 days family tour to explore the great Cairo the most admirable city in the world, Aswan the sunniest southern city, where the pace of life is slow & relaxing, with the most beautiful Nile, discover the splendour of Egypt with the traditional felucca along the world's famous river & Luxor the greatest outdoor museum filled with the awe-inspiring monuments of ancient civilization.

Tour Details:

 

Trip Duration: 10 Days / 9 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
$1080
    

 

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 and Sakkara pyramid Tour 
After breakfast, you will meet your Egyptologist guide at the hotel for a full day tour of Cairo. You will discover the pyramids of Giza and the famous Sphinx. Your tour will end with a visit to the royal burial ground during the old kingdom "Sakkara" you will visit the first proper pyramid built for king Zoser in the 27th century B.C by the architect Imhotep. Overnight in Cairo.
Day 3: Egyptian Museum and Coptic Cairo Tour / Aswan 

After breakfast in the hotel check out, then proceed to visit Cairo's famous Egyptian Museum houses 165,000 Egyptian artifacts, but the priceless treasures of King Tutankhamen are the highlights. His six gilded coffins dominate the main hall, while his magnificent death mask is the star attraction. Have free time to explore at your leisure. Continuing to the ancient sites and culture of Coptic Christians, Visit Abu Serga where the Holy family sorts refuge, and Ben Ezra, one of the oldest synagogues in Cairo. Learn about Christian life in Egypt. Transfer to Giza train station for departure to Aswan by the sleeper train, overnight on train

Day 4: High Dam, Unfinished Obelisk and Philae Temple Tour
Our representative will meet and greet you at Aswan railway station, then transfer to your hotel check in, then proceed to enjoy the beauty of Philae Temple's island location, visit a local village and school to teach the kids the Arabic alphabet & numbers, (if open) and then to Aswan High Dam and after that ree time T Aswan market, overnight in Aswan.
Day 5: Felucca Embark / Kom Ombo
(Optional tour) early morning to Abu Simbel by air or road is available. 
Breakfast & check out from the hotel, and then tour the Nile by felucca including visits both Kitchener and Elephantine islands & start sailing by the felucca towards Kom-Ombo. Overnight on board. 
Day 6: Kom Ombo  and Edfu Temples Tour / Luxor
Sailing to Kom Ombo, then drive via Kom Ombo temple to see the Temple of Sobek, the crocodile god. Then proceed to Edfu temple the well-preserved Ptolemaic Temple dedicated to Horus then to Luxor and check in your hotel, overnight in Luxor. 
Day 7: Vally of the Kings, Hatshepsut Temple and Colossi of Memnon Tour
(Optional tour) early morning hot air balloon, 
After that Enjoy an excursion to the West Bank of Luxor which was a magnificent burial ground for the pharaohs, including the Valley of Kings was the kingdom of Osiris, god of the underworld, from their grand tombs filled with treasures & decorated with amazing art, the Egyptian pharaohs believed they would embark on a journey in which they would meet the gods in the afterlife & achieve immortality, proceeding to visit the temple of Queen Hatshepsut at El Deir El Bahari & ending by Colossi of Memnon. Back to hotel and overnight in Luxor.
Day 8: Karnak and Luxor Temples Tour / Cairo
After breakfast, check out from your hotel. enjoy a visit to the impressive Karnak Temple the largest temple in the world dedicated for Amun, the pharaohs of the middle kingdom built the oldest structures, the latest ones were added during the Ptolemaic period, the most outstanding features are the white Chapel of Sesostris I & the Great Hypo style hall with its 134 huge columns, a long dorms, lined by Sphinx statues, connected Karnak temple to Luxor temple, which is lying 3 km to the south of Karnak & was built for Mut, during the Opet (new year festival) Amun headed the procession starting from Karnak temple & joined his wife Mut in Luxor temple, the main structures were built by Amenophis III and Ramses II, and then you will be transferred to Luxor train terminal take a sleeper train back to Cairo.
Day 9: Salah El Din Citadel and Khan El Khalili Bazaar Tour
Upon arrival at Giza station, you will be driven to your hotel. Check in and afternoon Look beyond the pyramids and pharaohs, and discover the Citadel of Salah el Din where Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque stays and the Mosque and Madrassa (school) of Sultan Hassan, continuing to Khan el Khalili Bazaars Enjoy free time to stroll through the maze of streets and try your luck bargaining with the shop owners for a souvenir of your trip to Egypt. Overnight in Cairo.
(Optional tour) Cairo nights Egyptian Cultural Dinner Nile cruise and Show, 
Day 10: Final Departure

After enjoying a beautiful breakfast, you will be transferred by a modern air-conditionedvehicle 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. 
  • Accommodation for 3 nights in Cairo including daily breakfast.
  • Accommodation for 1 night in Aswan including daily breakfast.
  • Accommodation for 2 nights in Luxor including daily breakfast.
  • Accommodation on sleeper train for 2 nights on half board basis.
  • One night on a felucca (Oriental sailboat) on full board basis.
  • All sightseeing tours in Cairo, Aswan and Luxor (private tours). 
  • Private English Egyptologist guide.
  • Entrance fees to all sites as indicated on the itinerary. 
  • 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.