King Ramses Sun Festival 2019 - Cairo

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 Days
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    from your hotel
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

A delightful all round experience on this 8 Day / 7 Nights Cairo and Nile Cruise to enjoy King Ramses Sun Festival 2018. Covering the major attractions in Cairo such as the Pyramids, Museum and more, then flying down to Luxor to embark on your 5 Star Nile Cruise. Begin your adventure discovering Luxor and its ancient Pharaonic Temples and Valley of the Kings. Then sail to the colorful Nubian Aswan with further attractions before a trip down to Abu Simbel to witness the once a year spectacle of the Sun Festival.

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Itinerary
Day 1: Arrival Cairo Welcome to Land of King Ramses
Pass By: Cairo, Cairo, Cairo Governorate
Your tour manager will meet and assist you at Cairo International Airport and then he will escort you to the hotel by exclusive air-conditioned deluxe vehicle. At hotel the tour manager will assist with a smooth check-in and review your holiday itinerary with you to establish and confirm pick-up times for each tour. Overnight in Cairo.
No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.
Day 2: Pyramids and Cairo Sightseeing
Pass By: Pyramids of Giza, Al Haram Str., Giza 12611 Egypt
Enjoy your breakfast at the hotel in Cairo, then your personal tour guide will accompany you to Giza Plateau to visit one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, the Great Pyramids of Cheops, Chefren and Mykerinus , famous Sphinx , and Valley temple facing the great statue. Have your Lunch at good quality local restaurant, then move to visit the Egyptian Museum, Treasures room for the child king Tutankhamen. Continue your tour to Coptic Cairo to see Ben Ezra Synagogue and the Hanging Church. By the evening time, you will be driven to the area of Islamic Cairo, where you will be able to explore Khan El Khalili, Cairos old bazaar. Transfer back to your hotel and overnight in Cairo.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.
Day 3: Fly Cairo to Aswan Nile Cruise
Pass By: Temple of Philae, Island of Agilika, Aswan Egypt
After breakfast, transfer to Cairo Airport for flight to Aswan. Upon arrival at Aswan Airport, enjoy a days sightseeing in Aswan. Start with the High Dam before visiting the largest known ancient obelisk, located in the northern region of the stone quarries of ancient Egypt, the Unfinished Obelisk, proceeding to the beautiful Temple of Philae which is devoted to the two goddesses Isis and Hathor. Transfer back to your hotel for checking into your room. Overnight in Aswan.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.
Day 4: Road to Abu Simbel Sun Festival
Pass By: Abu Simbel Temple Complex, Abu Simbel, Abu Simbel Egypt
At: 12:30 am mid-night, our representative will pick you up from your Hotel in Aswan to witness the Man-made Solar Phenomenon of Abu Simbel. Twice a year on October 22 and February 22, the rays of the sun align on the sanctum sanctorum illuminating the Holiest of the Holy, a small room with four statues: Ptah, Amun-Ra, Ramesses, and Ra-Horakhty. The sun shines on the last three status but leaves the statue of Ptah, the god of darkness, in shadow. Outside the Temple, you will enjoy performances by Nubian folklore groups. Later on, you will be escorted back to your Nile Cruise in Aswan. Dinner and overnight on board your Cruise.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.
Day 5: Kom Ombo and Edfu Temples
Pass By: Temple of Kom Ombo, Nagoa Ash Shatb, Kom Ombo 81611 Egypt
Sail to Kom Ombo, have breakfast on board and Visit the Temple shared by two gods Sobek and Haeroris in Kom Ombo. Sail to Edfu, lunch on board after that Visit the best-preserved cult temple in Egypt, Horus Temple in Edfu. Take afternoon tea during sailing to Esna. Dinner and overnight on board.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.
Day 6: Luxor Nile Cruise Excursions
Pass By: Valley of the Kings, Luxor City, Luxor 85511 Egypt
Sail to Luxor, have breakfast on board then Visit the West Bank, take an excursion to the royal cemetery for 62 Pharaohs, Valley of the Kings, then to mortuary Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, which was built by the architects of the New Kingdom Pharaoh Hatshepsut approximately in the 15th century BC, at El-Deir El-Bahari and the Colossi of Memnon. Lunch on board.
Then transfer to visit Karnak and Luxor temples.Dinner on board Overnight in Luxor.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.
Day 7: Disembarkation in Luxor Fly to Cairo
Pass By: Cairo, Cairo, Cairo Governorate
Breakfast on board, Disembark from your Nile cruise after breakfast . In the afternoon transfer to Luxor Airport for flight to Cairo. Meet and Assist at Cairo Airport and transfer to your hotel in Cairo.
Meals: Breakfast
No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.
Day 8: Cairo Fly Back Home
Pass By: Cairo, Cairo, Cairo Governorate
Breakfast at the hotel in Cairo free time before your flight check out and then transferred to Cairo International Airport for final departure.
Meals: Breakfast
!! Note !!
Itinerary included:
- 30 minutes of local calling (5 minutes international) and a mobile phone loaned for the length of your stay or an Egyptian sim card for your unlocked mobile device
Itinerary excluded:
- Entrance fees inside the Great Pyramid of Cheops, Mummies room at the Museum or inside Tutankhamen Tomb at Valley of the Kings

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Inclusions

  • - Meet and greet service by our representatives at airports
  • - Assistance of our guest relations during your stay
  • - All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle
  • - Domestic flight (Cairo to Aswan - Luxor to Cairo)
  • - Accommodation for 3 nights in Cairo including bed & breakfast
  • - Accommodation for 1 night in Aswan including bed & breakfast
  • - Accommodation for 3 nights on 05 star superior cruise on full board
  • - English speaking Egyptologist tour guide
  • - Abu Simbel Tour by Land, group tour
  • - All sightseeing tours on the cruise sharing Sun Pyramids Tours group
  • - All sightseeing tours in Cairo, Luxor, Aswan as mentioned in the itinerary
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • - Lunch during your trip in Cairo Meals as mention in the above itinerary
  • - Bottled water during the trips Portage when needed
  • - All service charges and taxes

Exclusions

  • - International Airfare
  • - Entry visa to Egypt
  • - Any optional tours
  • - Personal spendings like drinks during meals, Laundry, phone calletc
  • - Tipping

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Not wheelchair accessible

Most travelers can participate

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate