7 Nights 8 Days
Duration : 07 Nights / 08 Days
Destinations : Cairo – Luxor – Cruise – Aswan City
With magnificent monuments and the amazing Nile, Egypt is a dream destination for history lovers. Read on to learn what’s included in our Egypt holiday package itinerary.
Day 1: Arrival in Cairo
Greetings and safe travels! Today marks the commencement of your thrilling African tour with GT Holidays. Upon your arrival at Cairo International Airport, our courteous representatives will be on hand to provide valuable assistance with immigration, visa procedures, and customs clearance. You will then be transported in a private coach to your hotel.
Day 2: Exploring Cairo
Following a delightful breakfast, embark on a visit to the captivating Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, home to the most extensive collection of artefacts dating from the time of the pharaohs. After a leisurely lunch, continue your journey to the awe-inspiring Great Pyramids of Giza, which include the renowned structures of Cheops, Chephren, and Mykerinos, as well as the enigmatic Sphinx.
Day 3: Luxor - Nile Cruise
On this day, you shall make your way to Luxor Airport and embark on a flight bound for Luxor City. Our courteous representatives shall be at your service, facilitating your transfer to the luxurious Nile Cruise Ship, where you will embark on a captivating four-night voyage. In the afternoon, you may explore the renowned Karnak and Luxor Temples, enveloped in an aura of tranquillity. Following your exploration, return to Luxor City and take up residence aboard the cruise ship for an enchanting overnight stay.
Day 4: Nile Cruise Expedition
Our journey continues as we set our course towards the West Bank of the majestic Nile River. Here, you shall have the opportunity to visit a plethora of remarkable sites, including the Valley of the Kings, the Hatshepsut Temple, and the imposing Colossi of Memnon. Following a brief sojourn at these historic locations, the cruise shall gracefully navigate the Esna Lock, ultimately leading us to the charming city of Edfu.
Day 5: Cruise - Aswan City
Following a delightful breakfast, our tour representatives shall escort you on a Horse Carriage Ride to explore the magnificent Horus Temple in Edfu. Subsequently, your voyage shall progress towards Kom Ombo, where you shall have the privilege of visiting the esteemed Sobek Temple. As the day unfolds, our cruise shall gracefully sail its way to the enchanting Aswan City, where you shall spend the entire night in splendour.
Day 6: Aswan City
In the morning, you will embark on a journey to visit the monumental High Dam and the awe-inspiring Unfinished Obelisk within Aswan City. Following this, you will embark on a delightful Felucca Sail Boat ride, during which you will have the opportunity to behold the magnificent Agha Khan Mausoleum and the storied Nilometer.
Day 7: Aswan City - Cairo
Commence your day with a sumptuous breakfast at the hotel and relish the charm of Aswan City in the company of your beloved companions. Alternatively, for those seeking an enhanced experience, an additional package (available at an extra cost) grants access to the remarkable Abi-Simbel Temples. As the afternoon approaches, it will be time for you to take a flight back to Cairo.
Day 8: Cairo - Final Departure
After savouring a delectable breakfast, kindly check out from the hotel and proceed to Cairo Airport for your final departure, marking the culmination of this remarkable journey.
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