❌ International Airfare | Get the BEST DEALS with us ✈️ ❌ Tips & personal items. ❌ Travel insurance. ❌ Visa upon arrival (and upon re-entry) ❌ Domestic airfare. ❌ Entrance into any of the three Pyramids, the Solar Boat or the Mummies’ Room at the Egyptian Museum.
Upon arrival at Cairo International Airport, TPT Travel representative welcomes you and assists you through the immigration process. Modern air-conditioned coaches take you to your hotel in Cairo. Your representative will ensure a smooth hotel check-in. Overnight at the Four Seasons hotel in Cairo.
Day 2 - Pyramids, Sphinx, Memphis, Sakkara
After breakfast, we start a guided tour to visit one of the Seven Wonders the great Pyramids of Giza; (Cheops, Chephren and Mycerinus) were reckoned by the Greeks to be one of the Seven Wonders of the World. A single pyramid is built with 2.300.000 blocks, each weighing an average of two and a half tones. In the face of such immensity, one cannot help but feel the wonder and awe that so many writers and artists have sought to convey over the centuries. The Cheops Pyramid is more interesting, because its interior burial chambers are open for inspection by the public. Not far from the Pyramids is the Great Sphinx of Giza, which dates from the time of Chephren (2620 BC). Hewn from natural yellowish limestone and standing 65 feet-high and 187 feet-long, this unforgettable statue combines the head of a Pharaoh with a lion's body. A quick visit to papyrus institute or a perfume shop can be arranged after the visit.
Lunch can be served at an oriental restaurant. Afternoon tour to explore ancient Egypt with a visit to Memphis a museum embraces the famous statues of Ramses & Sakkara which includes the step pyramid Explore some of the mysteries with your knowledgeable Egyptologist.
Evening optional tour to the spectacular sound & light show by the Sphinx.
Back to the Four Seasons Nile Plaza hotel and overnight in Cairo.
Day 3 - Cairo - Aswan
After Breakfast in the hotel, check out Escorted transfer to Cairo Domestic airport for your flight to Aswan to board the Oberoi Philae Cruiser for a relaxing tour through the history for 5 days as per the Nile cruise itineraries as per itienerary.
12:00 noon Embarkation 12:30 Lunch 16:00 Visit Nubian Museum by motor boat 17.00 Tea at club lounge. 19:00 cocktail reception. 19:30 Dinner & Overnight in Aswan
Abu Simbel – for those who wish to opt for unforgettable tour to Abu Simbel, it will be done before embarkation from Aswan or disembarkation in Aswan. The Tour will include a return flight from Aswan airport to Abu Simbel airport with private escorted transfers in both destinations. A Private guide will accompany TPT Travel clients and guide them through the great temples of Ramses II & his beloved Nefertari.
Day 4 - Aswan - Kom Ombo - Edfu
07:30 Breakfast 09:00 visit of Philae temple and High Dam 12.00 noon Sail to Kom Ombo 12:30 Lunch 14:30 Visit the twin temple of Kom Ombo. 16:00 Sail to Edfu 17.00 Tea at club lounge. 19:30 Dinner & Overnight in Edfu
Day 5 - Edfu - Essna - Luxor
07:30 Breakfast 10:00 Visit the Temple of Edfu, 12:00 Sail to Essna 13:00 Lunch - Cross the Essna Lock Sail to Luxor 17.00 Tea at club lounge. 19:30 Dinner & Overnight in Luxor
Day 6 - Luxor
05:00 Breakfast 06:00 Visit West bank valley of kings, king Tut's tomb, Ramses "the six", Dier Elmadina, Habu and colossus of Memnon. 12:30 Lunch 15:00 Visit Luxor and Karank temples 17.00 Tea at club lounge. 19:30 Dinner & Overnight in Luxor
Day 7 - Luxor - Cairo
Disembarkation after breakfast, and transfer to Luxor airport for a flight to Cairo.
Upon arrival at Cairo Airport, TPT Travel representative will welcome you at the airport and escort you to your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure.
Overnight at the hotel in Cairo.
Day 8 - The Egyptian Museum, the Citadel and Khan El Khalili Bazaars
After breakfast at the hotel, start a tour to visit the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities.
Egyptian Museum; was established by the Egyptian government in 1835. The present museum building was built in 1900, in the new classical style by the French architect Marcel Dourgnon. The museum exhibited collections now exceed 120,000 objects ranges from pre-historic era to the Greco Roman period. It has 107 halls, and the ground floor houses huge statues.
The upper floor houses small statues, jewels, Tutankhamen treasures and the mummies. The museum also comprises of a photography section and large library. A hall for the Royal Mummies was opened at the museum, housing eleven kings and queens.
Lunch can be served at an oriental restaurant.
Afternoon tour to visit the Citadel, the medieval fortress of Salah-El-Din and the Mosque of Mohammed Ali.
Your reward for buying the optional will be a complementary visit of Khan El Khalili bazaars; which is one of the most famous worldwide with its amazing narrow alleyways. The visitor can discover small restaurants and workaday cafes where Egyptians & non-Egyptians come to smoke water pipes and enjoy some of the traditional Egyptian drinks in the cafes scattered around the area (Few years ago, Naguib Mahfouz himself used to come and sit beneath the huge, ageing and discolored mirrors of the café). Jewelers, items made from copper, parquetry boxes, semi-precious stones, rugs, blown-glass dishes and other souvenirs. Drive back to your hotel.
Day 9 - Final departure
Final departure transfers after breakfast from the hotel; TPT Travel representative will escort you, check you in your flight.