Egypt in Style (Giza,Sphinx,Egyptian Museum)

Egypt in Style (Giza,Sphinx,Egyptian Museum)


Visit the Great Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx, and the Egyptian Museum before heading off to Luxor to board the Nile Cruise Ship.

Egypt in Style (Giza,Sphinx,Egyptian Museum)

1 : Depart Canada/USA

Departure from Toronto, Montreal or New York on our overnight flight to Cairo. (in-flight meals)

Cairo, Egypt     

2 : Cairo

Upon arrival at Cairo International Airport we will be met and assisted through immigration and customs then transferred to our hotel.

Cairo, Egypt     

3 : Cairo

Today we visit the great Pyramids of Giza and their guardian Sphinx, Memphis-first   capital of the ancient kingdom to see the statue of Ramses II then to Sakkara to see the Step pyramid. Overnight at our hotel (BL)

Cairo, Egypt     

4 : Cairo

This morning we visit the Egyptian Museum which houses the treasures of King Tut then to the Citadel of Salah Eldien and Khan El Khalili Bazaar. Overnight at our hotel. (BL)

Cairo, Egypt     

5 : Luxor (Cruise)

This morning we are transferred to Cairo Airport for our flight to Luxor. Then we will be escorted to embark on the Nile cruise  ship - our floating hotel - for the next five days. This afternoon we visit the Temple of Luxor and the Temple of Karnak, which has no equal among the anational shrines of Egypt. Overnight in Luxor. (BLD)

Luxor, Egypt     

6 : Esna/Edfo (Cruise)

Today we explore the wondrous Valleys of the Kings & Queens, the Necropolis of Thebes, Queen Hatshepsut's Temple at Deir El Bahari and the Colossi of Memnon facing the Nile. This afternoon we sail down the Nile to Edfo where we spend the night. (BLD)

Aswan, Egypt      Edfu, Egypt     

7 : Edfo/Kom Ombo (Cruise)

This morning we explore the Temple of Horus, the Falcon God, then continue sailing to Kom Ombo to visit the temple shared by the two Gods Sobek & Haroeris. Kom Ombo's Ptolemaic Temple offers beautiful murals and an unforgettable view of the river Nile.Tonight we enjoy a special costume party featuring the Native Egyptian and the Pharaonic styles. Overnight in Kom Ombo. (BLD)

Kawm Umbo, Egypt     

8 : Aswan (Cruise)

Today we will cruise to Aswan to visit the impressive Aswan High Dam with its huge lake and the magnificent Temple of Philae. In the afternoon we view the Agha Khan Mausoleum and Elephantine Islands by Felucca, a traditional Nile sailing boat. Overnight in Aswan. (BLD)

Aswan, Egypt     

9 : Cairo

Today we will be transferred to Aswan Airport for optional trip by air to Abu Simbel and/or our flight back to Cairo where we are transferred to our hotel.  (B)

Cairo, Egypt     

10 : Depart Cairo

Today we will be transferred to Cairo International Airport for our flight back home. (B & in-flight meals)

Cairo, Egypt