The Legend of Egypt tour

 

History books come alive during an activity-packed Family Holiday to Egypt's famous temples, fortresses and ruins. See Tutankhamun's mummy in his tomb, Then board one of the luxurious 5 stars Nile Cruise between Luxor and Aswan to get very close to the magic of Egypt ancient history.

Tour Details:

 

Trip Duration: 8 Days / 7 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
$925
    

 

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, Egyptian Museum and Khan El Khalili Bazaar Tour 
Breakfast at your hotel in Cairo and then met by your personal guide who will accompany you in day tour to the Great Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx, varying between six-thousand and even thirteen-thousand years old, and Valley temple facing the great statue. All places are wheelchair accessible. Lunch at a good quality restaurant. Then move onto the Egyptian Museum, well-paved place, where you can see the collection of Tutankhamen among other splendid pharaonic artifacts. Then transfer to see Khan El Khalili Bazaar. Back to your hotel, Overnight in Cairo. 
Day 3: Cairo / Luxor Nile Cruise Embarkation / Karnak and Luxor Temples Tour
Check out from hotel in the morning then transfer to Cairo Airport for a flight to Luxor where you will be met and assisted, then taken by an air-conditioned vehicle to board your Egypt Nile cruise to check in. Later after lunch on board, you will enjoy a visit to the Karnak Temple, the largest place of worship ever built. Its ancient name Ipet-isut means “the most sacred of places.” The temple, or, more correctly, the complex of temples, was built over more than two thousand years by generation after generation of pharaohs. Within the complex, the great “Hypostyle Hall” is an incredible forest of giant pillars .Then you will be transferred to Luxor temple which built by Amenhotep III and Ramses II for ritual and festivals and dedicated to the god Amen. 
Day 4: Vally of the Kings, Hatshepsut Temple and Colossi of Memnon Tour 
(Optional tour) early morning hot air balloon,
Breakfast onboard the cruise, and then you will be taken into the West Bank of the river Nile to visit the two colossal statues (Colossi of Memnon), and then visit the Valley of the Kings, where the magnificent tombs discovered, Continue the tour to visit the Hatshepsut temple at El Deir El Bahary, this impressive temple dedicated to the Queen Hatshepsut, Lunch on board then sail to Edfu enjoying a leisurely dinner on board. Overnight on board Nile Cruise. 
Day 5: Edfu and Kom Ombo Temples Tour

Breakfast on board Nile Cruise, then enjoy a visit to the Ptolemaic Temple dedicated to the falcon headed god Horus at Edfu. Sail again to Kom Ombo and visit the Temple dedicated to Sobek the crocodile god. Lunch on board. Continue sailing to Aswan. Dinner and overnight on board your Nile Cruise. 

Day 6: High Dam, Unfinished Obelisk and Philae Temple Tour 
(Optional tour) early morning to the impressive Temples of Ramses II at Abu Simbel, 
Breakfast on Nile cruise; enjoy a day’s sightseeing in Aswan visiting the High Dam, Philae Temple and the Unfinished obelisk. Dinner and overnight on board deluxe Nile Cruise. 
Day 7: Cruise Disembarkation / Cairo

Disembarkation from your Nile cruise after breakfast, transfer to Aswan Airport for return to Cairo to be met and assisted at the airport and taken to your hotel. Overnight in Cairo.

Day 8: 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. 
  • Accommodation for 3 nights in Cairo including daily breakfast.
  • Accommodation for 4 nights onboard 5 star deluxe Nile Cruise on full board basis. 
  • Domestic flight Cairo / Luxor – Aswan / Cairo.
  • All sightseeing tours in Cairo (private tours). 
  • Lunch during your trip in Cairo.
  • All sights on cruise as indicated by the itinerary (sharing the Cruise Group).
  • English Egyptologist guide. 
  • Entrance fees to all sites as indicated on the itinerary. 
  • Meals as mention in the above itinerary.
  • Bottled water during your tour in Cairo.
  • 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 the Pyramids - Tutankhamen Tomb at Valley of the Kings.

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.