Best Of Egypt 9-Day Tour From Cairo

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 Days
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    12:00 AM
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Airports
    Cairo Intl Airport, Cairo Egypt
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    • If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
    • If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
    • If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
    • Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Discover Egypt for 9 days in Cairo, Luxor, Aswan and the Nile cruise on a 5 star basis. This tour for the best historical places so you will read about this tour and you will have a great experience for Egypt.

Highlights

Family friendly

Step back in time on a history tour

Perfect for all ages and skill level

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Itinerary

Day 1: welcome to Egypt

Stop At: Cairo International Airport
Welcome to Egypt and the start of your holiday! Arrive atCairo airport. Meet our representative atthe airport who will be holding a sign with your name, then you will be transferred to your 5 star hotel.

Duration: 2 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Cairo Pyramids Hotel or Similar

Day 2: Pyramids day tour

Stop At: Pyramids of giza, Giza, Giza Governorate
Today you explore, with your Egyptologist tour guide, the Pyramids at Giza plateau where you will see (Khufu) - Consisting of over 2.5 million limestone blocks-The other two - Chephen and Mycerinus are impressive, Live the adventure on a camel then
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids, Cairo, Cairo Governorate
the StepPyramid in Sakkara. .You will go back to your hotel in Cairo.

Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
Lunch
Accommodation included: Cairo Pyramids Hotel or Similar

Day 3: City tour

Stop At: Egyptian Antiquities Museum, Cairo, Cairo Governorate
see the best historical artifacts and statues from the old history of Egypt
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Coptic Cairo, Cairo, Cairo Governorate
see the oldest churches and Listen to the history of Egypt
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Mosque of Muhammad Ali, Cairo, Cairo Governorate
Discover this Mosque of Mohamed ali pasha
Note : his evening we board our overnight sleeper train to Aswan.
Overnight: Sleeper train

Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
Lunch
Accommodation included: Overnight in the sleeper Train

Day 4: Welcome Aswan (Philae Temple & High Dam)

Stop At: High Dam, Aswan, Aswan Governorate, Nile River Valley
Discover the High dam
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Temple of Philae, Aswan, Aswan Governorate, Nile River Valley
enjoy the mother of the temple for goddes isis
Duration: 2 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Basma Hotel or Helnan aswan Hotel

Day 5: Abu simble Day Tour By car from Aswan

Stop At: Abu Simbel Temple Complex, Abu Simbel, Aswan Governorate, Nile River Valley
Aswan - Abu Simbel - Aswan. wake-up early then you will br transferred to explore the temples of Abu Simbel (about 3 hours' drive) , see the high temples for Ramses II and his wife Nefertari and see how was this temple was under water then transferring with the modern technology to be in another island . then check in 5 star Nile cruise
Overnight: Nile Cruiser

Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner
Accommodation included: Nile cruise 5 stars

Day 6: : Nile Cruising 5 stars

Stop At: Temple of Kom Ombo
Nile Cruising. Relax and take in the riverside village views perched on the top deck! A stop will be made at the waterside Temple of Kom Ombo
Overnight: Nile Cruiser

Duration: 5 hours

Meals included:
Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner
Accommodation included: Nile cruise 5 Stars

Day 7: Nile cruising (temple of Horus)

Stop At: Temple of Horus at Edfu, Edfu, Nile River Valley
Nile Cruising. Having the distinction of being the largest and most completely preserved pharaonic, albeit Greek-built, temple in Egypt, the Temple of Horus at Edfu, was one of the last monumental temples built on a large scale. An early morning stop is made to view the temple and onward sailing to Luxor.
Overnight: Nile Cruiser

Duration: 5 hours

Meals included:
Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner
Accommodation included: Nile cruise 5 stars

Day 8: :( East west bank of Luxor)

Stop At: Luxor Temple, Luxor, Nile River Valley
Luxor - Cairo. Today we disembark at Luxor and explore ; Valley of the Kings, Temple of Hatshepsut and later Karnak temple. Karnak is a spectacular myriad of sanctuaries you will also explore the great Temple of Luxor. This evening board an overnight sleeper train to Cairo.
Overnight: Sleeper train

Duration: 5 hours

Meals included:
Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner
Accommodation included: your cabin in the Train

Day 9: Bye Bye Cairo

Stop At: Cairo International Airport
You can say bye bye Egypt with great memories then you will head to your airport.
Duration: 5 hours

Meals included:
Breakfast
No accommodation included on this day.

Inclusions

5x Breakfast

4x Dinner

6x Lunch

Accommodation included: 8 nights

Airport transfers

Meet and greet services at the airport

2 nights in 5 stars hotel in Cairo on Bed and breakfast basis

2 nights on a sleeper train (Cairo- Aswan and Luxor- Cairo) on half board basis

1 night in a 5 stars hotel in Aswan on Bed and breakfast basis

3 nights on a 5 stars Nile cruise on Full board basis

Bottled water

Qualified Egyptologist guide

Private tour

Transport by private vehicle

WiFi during the tour

Daily Breakfast

Entrance fees for all Listed sites

Entry/Admission - Pyramids of Giza

Entry/Admission - Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids

Entry/Admission - Egyptian Antiquities Museum

Entry/Admission - Coptic Cairo

Entry/Admission - Mosque of Muhammad Ali

Entry/Admission - High Dam

Entry/Admission - Temple of Philae

Entry/Admission - Abu Simbel Temple Complex

Entry/Admission - Temple of Kom Ombo

Entry/Admission - Temple of Horus at Edfu

Entry/Admission - Luxor Temple

Exclusions

Extra entrance fees (interior of Giza Pyramids, Solar Boat Museum, Royal Mummy Rooms, Tomb of King Tutankhamen)

Drinks

Gratuities

Personal expenses not listed

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Please send a photocopy of the passport of every traveler

5* Steigenberger Pyramids hotel, Le Merideine Pyramids, Ramses Hilton, Mercure Pyramids view or similar in Cairo

Helnan hotel in Aswan for one Night

3 Night on 5 stars Cruise Nile Dolphin , Sara , sunrise

Traveler Reviews

  • 16-Jan-2020

    Well amazing trip. Very well organised. 9 days of amazing fun. From the time I arrived at the airport till the end.

    We were 2 people and this was was a private tour with dedicated guides, clean sedan cars and awesome food.

    The Nile cruise was very nice, amazing buffet spreads, clean cabins. The tickets to all major tourist places were paid for - to the extent that I wanted to skip a few on the last days as I had already had my dose of temple visits. The train was a great experime as well. Our guide in Cairo for the first 3 days Mustafa was amazing, very knowledgable and extremely friendly.

    Negatives:
    Aymen our guide in Aswan and Luxor was bad. He was trying to just rush things and wanted us to wrap up a day in advance as he was to take care of another tour the next day. Then I realised that he was a free lancer and not from the company.

    Worst part was before the tour. The company (Bassem) takes 5 days to respond to a query. After booking the tour well in advance, we were asked to pay 25% more money on arrival after we had paid in full at vaitor at the start. Extremely unprofessional on part of the company let’s expore Egypt.

    So while the tour and the company guides are amazing, the communication before the start has to be proactive and they need to be more responsive, and asking folks to pay more on arrival, really ? Are you not supposed to keep your rates updated on and even if u did not why ask customers 20 days after they’ve made the booking.

  • 18-Oct-2019

    Initial communication before the trip was so so. But once in Egypt the communication was better.
    The 9 day tour of Egypt that included a visit to the Giza Piramids, Egyptian Museum, Numerous temples including the Valley of the Kings, a 4 day River Nile Cruise was spectacular! This was a fantastic tour. Our guide Ahmed El Sayed in cairo and Sadoon in Luxor were good at sharing their knowledge of the history of Egypt with us. We also able to add a day trip to Alexandria on the last day as our flight was leaving late on that day.

  • 01-Apr-2019

    We chose this tour because it was the most bang for our buck, covering all the main attractions we wanted to see with as little expense as possible. We were warned about the quality of "4 and 5 star" accomodations in Egypt that they wouldn't be up to the standards of what an American's opinion of 5 stars are, but I never felt like we weren't getting some of the best accomodations out there (and I don't even mean for what we paid). There were a few places including the Nile river cruise boat where the beds were 2 twin beds that were pushed together that weren't ideal for a couple traveling together, but that was probably the worst of it. Let's Explore Egypt was a phenomenal company to tour with and their personal tour guides for our visits made it an even better experience. Ahmed The Great was so awesome and fun and all their guides were very knowledgeable! Outside of some of the delicious local restaurants these guides took us to, some of my favorite meals were experienced on the cruise. Don't be fooled though, the boat is not as amazing as it appears on their websites. We stayed on the "Sarah" where the "gym" consisted of 3 pieces of equipment with no power just hanging out on the top deck of the boat. My observations tell me these boats are all VERY similar, but where the boat lacked in gym equipment, it made up for in friendly staff, where they rolled our towels into a new animal shape wearing our hats every day. Let's Explore Egypt extended our tour to give us an extra day in Alexandria (for a fee after we inquired about this city), but the following day after all our tours were over and done with, they went out of their way to drive us to the airport. Every day they provided bottled water which was always much appreciated and needed, but there wasn't always WiFi as they claimed during the tour. Still, overall, an amazing trip for the price, definitely recommended!