Egypt Nile Adventure Tour - XENA
Number of Days: 9
Enjoy the stunning views as you navigate the majestic River Nile in a traditional felucca. Visit the awe inspiring Great Pyramids and the Sphinx at Giza plateau, then head to Sakkara to visit the Step Pyramid- the first completed Pyramid. That's just a couple of days covered, so much more is included in your Nile Adventure
- Felucca Cruise
- Valley of Kings
- much more...
DAY 1: Cairo
After arriving at Cairo airport you will be met by our representative who will assist you through the formalities and then transfer you to your hotel. Your guide will then brief you about the tour package.
DAY 2: Cairo - Giza Pyramids - Aswan
After breakfast you will start the tour by visiting the awe inspiring Great Pyramids and the Sphinx at Giza plateau, then head to Sakkara to visit the Step Pyramid- the first completed Pyramid. After a day of seeing 4,500 year old ancient structures, we board an overnight coach to Aswan.
DAY 3: Aswan
After arriving in Aswan in the morning, you will be transferred to your hotel and start your Nile quest by visiting the Philae Temple, the Unfinished Obelisk and the famous High Dam of Aswan. The evening is yours free to spend at your leisure.
- Overnight Aswan
DAY 4: Felucca cruise from Aswan
After breakfast we board our traditional Nile felucca and enjoy the amazing views as we sail up the Nile.
- Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner - Overnight on-board Nile felucca
DAY 5: Felucca Sailing
A relaxing day as we sail up the River Nile to Luxor.
- Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner - Overnight on the Felucca
DAY 6: Felucca - Luxor
In the morning you will reach Kom-Ombo to visit the temple of Sobek, the Crocodile headed evil God and Horus the Falcon headed good God. We then head to Edfu to visit the most well-preserved and completed temple in Egypt - this temple is 2000 years old and is also dedicated to Horus. We continue to Luxor where we will take a tour of the East bank and experience the colossal Karnak temple and the historic Luxor temple. Karnak is a large temple complex built over 3,500 years ago and dedicated to the Ram headed God Amun. Luxor is a temple dedicated to three Gods; Amun, his wife Mut and their son Khons.
- Breakfast - Overnight Luxor
DAY 7: Luxor
After breakfast we tour the west Bank of Luxor. We start the tour with the world famous Valley of the Kings, and then continue on to the Temple of Hatshepsut (Deir El Bahary) and the great Colossi of Memnon, the last remains of Amenophis III’s temple.
- Breakfast - Overnight coach / bus back to Cairo
DAY 8: Cairo
We arrive back at our hotel in Cairo. After a short rest we start our last tour in Egypt, visiting the Egyptian museum & the old city of Cairo where you can explore the Coptic area, and the citadel of Saladin to visit the Mosque of Mohamed Ali. Finally we visit the open market (Khan El Khalili), a bazaar filled with numerous souvenir and coffee shops.
- Overnight Cairo
DAY 9: Cairo, Tour ends
After breakfast take your memories with you as we conclude the tour.
his is a Guided holiday and includes:
- 4 nights in 4 star hotel accommodation
- 2 Nights on-board traditional Nile felucca
- 2 Nights overnight coach/bus
- 6 breakfasts, 2 Lunches & 2 dinners
- 9 Experiences
- English-speaking tour guide.
- Optional excursions available locally
- Inbound Airport Transfer (If arriving on tour start date. Cairo Airport)
- Outbound Airport Transfer (If departing on tour finish date. Cairo Airport)
- Entrance fees not included
- From $1995. Single supplement +$420