Egypt 8 Days Cairo, Aswan, Luxor and Hurghada
Duration: 08 Days / 07 Nights
Run: Every day
Tour Type: Private
Pick up & drop off: From Cairo International Airport
Guiding method: Live Guide
Guide Language: English, French & German
Egypt 8 Days Cairo, Aswan, Luxor and Hurghada 08 Days / 07 Nights of great experiences in and around Cairo allowing you to among others see the Great Pyramids, the Sphinx, Sakkara, Citadel of Salah El Dein the Egyptian Museum and a ride in the Khan El Khalili bazaar. You Visit Aswan Highlights. You will also experience Luxor West Bank and East Bank on a private tour.
Cairo: Great Pyramids – Sphinx – Sakkara – Egyptian Museum – Citadel – Khan El Khalili Bazaar
Aswan: Philae Temple – High Dam – Unfinished Obelisk
Luxor: East & West Bank – Valley of the Kings & Queens – Colossi of Memnon – Karnak Temple – Luxor Temple
Hurghada: Red Sea
You will have 07 nights accommodation included in this tour, at
Egypt 8 Days Cairo, Aswan, Luxor and Hurghada 08 Days / 07 Nights
Upon arrival in Cairo our Min Travel representative who will assist you through passport control formalities, luggage identification & portage will greet you. Transfer from the airport via private A/C car or mini-bus to your hotel for check in and overnight.
Following breakfast starts your guided tour in Giza to visit the legendary majestic Pyramids of Cheops, Chefren and Mykerionos to view these spectacular man-made monuments. Afterwards a tour of the great Sphinx; guarding the Royal Burial Chambers and temple of Cheops.
When we finish exploring the Great Pyramids our next stop is a visit to the Sphinx monument; guarding the royal burial chambers and temple of Cheops.
In the afternoon we will visit the Sakkara to see the Step Pyramid – the first pyramid to be built and the surrounding monuments. Your guide will give you a detailed history on Imhotep, the Egyptian architect who created this pyramid and how he accomplished this major undertaking. At the end of the day transfers to hotel & overnight.
Optional: Sound & light Show at Giza Pyramids.
Day 3: (B) Transfer to Aswan by flight. Aswan Day Tour to the Temple of Philae, High Dam & Unfinished Obelisk
After breakfast check out hotel and transfer to Cairo International Airport to coach your flight to Aswan. Upon arrival Aswan Your guide for the day will pick you up and begin your guided tour by A/C Car with a visit to the romantic temple of Philae or Isis Temple dedicated to the cow-headed goddess Hathor. The temple was started by Ptolemy III and continued by Ptolemy IV, but never completed.
Next is a visit to the Unfinished Obelisk in the granite quarries. The obelisk is 14 m high and is thought to have been intended for the temple of Hatshepsut at the Karnak.
The tour ends with a visit to the High Dam. The Dam which is 7 Km high is one of the biggest dams in the world. It was erected to store the waters of the flood of the Nile in Lake Nasser.
At the end of the day return back to your hotel in Aswan
Optional: Sound & light Show at Philae Temple.
Abu Simble Tour is optional upon request.
Your Egyptologist tour guide will pick you up from Aswan hotel transfer you to Luxor to visit the Karnak Temple It is a city of temples built over 2000 years and dedicated to the Theban triad of Amon, Mut and Khonsu. For the largely uneducated ancient Egyptian population this could only have been the place of the gods. It is the mother of all religious buildings, the largest ever made and a place of pilgrimage for nearly 4,000 years.
Temple of Luxor which is close to the Nile and parallel with the riverbank. King Amenhotep III who reigned 1390-53 BC built this beautiful temple and dedicated it to Amon-Re, king of the gods, his consort Mut, and their son Khonsu. At the end of the day transfers to your hotel in Luxor.
Optional: Sound & light Show at Karnak Temple.
Day 5: (B+L+D) Luxor Day Tour to the Valley of the King & Temple of Hatshepsut - Transfer to Hurghada
Optional: Hot Balloon Over Luxor.
After breakfast check out hotel to start your visits with a guided tour of the Valley of the Kings, where the ancient mummies were discovered and The Valley of the Kings actually have two components – the East Valley and the West Valley. It is the East Valley which most tourists visit and where most of the tombs of the New Kingdom Pharaohs are located.
The tour ends with a visit to the Temple of Hatshepsut named Deir El Bahari, one of the most beautiful of the royal mortuary temples and the two Colossi of Memnon.
After the tour transfer to Hurghada hotel by Air Condition Vehicle and overnight.
This day is free for your activities in Hurghada.
After breakfast check out hotel and transfer you to Hurghada Airport to coach flight to Cairo. Upon arrival Cairo Airport Your guide for the day will pick you up and begin your guided tour to Egyptian museum of antiquities, which was established in 1902 near the city center in Cairo. On display is a rare collection of 5000 years of art — the largest most precious collection of Egyptian art in the world. Over 250,000 genuine artifacts are presented, including an exhibit dedicated to the Tutankhamen collection of treasures, gold, and jewelry, as it was enclosed in his tomb for over 3,500 years before it was discovered in the 1920’s when his tomb was excavated.
Next on the itinerary is the renowned Citadel that was built by Saladin in the 12th Century and was the seat of power for the following 700 years. On the premises is the Alabaster Mosque of Mohammed Ali, one of the landmarks in Cairo whose minaret can be seen from any part of the city. The Mohammed Ali mosque was built in Turkish style, very similar to the Blue Mosque in Turkey.
In the afternoon we will visit the Khan El Khalili Bazaars that dates back to 1382. Shops in this district are legendary for fine brassware, copper, perfumes, leather, silver, gold, antiques and more! Everything for sale in these shops is negotiable, be prepared to bargain for goods sold in this exciting maze of shops! At the end of the day we will transfer you back to your hotel. Overnight in Cairo.
Optional: Dinner Cruise and show.
Breakfast and check out of hotel. Assisted transfer to Cairo International airport for final departure.
Arrival/departure assistance & transfers at Cairo International Airport
All transfers mention in program By private Air Condition Vehicle
01 full day tour in Giza to visit Pyramids & Sphinx – Egyptian Museum – Khan El Khalili Bazaars
01 day tour West Bank in Luxor including Valley of the Kings, Temple of Queen Hatshepsut in Deir El Bahari & Colossi of Memnon
01 day tour East Bank in Luxor including Karnak Temple and Luxor Temple
All entrance fees for sightseeing mention in program
All service charges and taxes
Private Licensed Egyptologist guide
03 nights accommodation in hotel in Cairo based on BB basis
01 night accommodation in hotel in Aswan based on BB basis
01 night accommodation in hotel in Luxor based on BB basis
02 nights accommodation in hotel in Hurghada based on full board basis
Two Lunch in local restaurant during tour in Cairo
Domestic flight from Cairo/Aswan – Hurghada/Cairo.
A Bottle of water for every day
Visitor’s VISA *obtain upon arrival at airport for USD 25.- per person
Entrance to the inside of the Great Pyramid USD 17.- per person
The Mummies Room at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo USD 10.- per person
Solar Boat – near the Pyramids USD 05.- per person
Camel or Horse ride at pyramids cost USD 05.- per person
Any item or service not mentioned
Rates are per Person
All A/M rates are in US Dollars
The Summer offer valid from 01.05.2017 till 30.09.2017
The Winter offer valid from 01.10.2017 till 30.04.2018
The rate exclude Christmas, New Year & Easter Period
All A/M rates are per Person in double and single supplement
Child 0 – 1.99 is free of charge
Child 02 – 5.99 cost 150.- USD per child for flight tickets
Child 06 – 11.99 cost 50% from adult rate
Child up 12 y pays full charge as adult person