Egypt Nile Cruise and Petra Tours
Duration: 11 Days / 10 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 Nile Cruise and Petra Tours 11 days / 10 nights of great experiences in and around Cairo allowing you to among others see the Great Pyramids, the Sphinx, Sakkara, the Egyptian Museum and a ride in the Khan El Khalili bazaar. You will also experience Luxor West Bank and East Bank and Aswan Sightseeing Philae Temple, High Dam & Unfinished Obelisk. Finally tour to Petra on a private tour.
Cairo: Great Pyramids – Sphinx – Egyptian Museum – Sakkara
Nile River Cruise: 04 days / 03 nights
Aswan: Philae Temple, Unfinished Obelisk & High Dam
Kom Ombo Temple, Edfu Temple
Luxor: West Bank (Valley of the Kings & Queens – Colossi Memnon)
Luxor: East Bank (Karnak Temple – Luxor Temple)
Petra: Old city of Petra
You will have 10 nights accommodation included in this tour, at
3 nights accommodation On board Deluxe Nile Cruise
Egypt Nile Cruise and Petra Tours 11 Days / 10 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 at the hotel your guide for the day will pick you up and transfer you to the 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 is a visit to Old Coptic Cairo to visit the Greek monastery of St. George, St. Sergius church and Ben Ezra Synagogue.
In the afternoon is a visit to the Khan El Khalili bazaar district. Return to hotel and overnight in Cairo.
The day starts with a guided tour in Giza to visit the legendary majestic Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Mykerionos to view these spectacular man-made monuments.
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.
When we finish exploring this area we will visit the Pyramid of Teti with its inscribed texts, and several private tombs.
At the end of the tour transfer you to Railway station to coach your sleeper train to Aswan & overnight.
Day 4: (B+L+D) Arrival Aswan - Nile Cruise - Sightseeing Tour to the Philae, Unfinished Obelisk & High Dam
Upon arrival Aswan our Min travel representative meet you at Railway station and transfer to cruise ship – your home for the next 3 nights. Embarkation before lunch. Visit the High Dam passing the Old Dam of Aswan, Unfinished Obelisk & Philae Temple. Felucca Trip around Kitchener’s Island and Agha Khan Mausoleum
Overnight onboard cruise ship in Aswan.
Sail to Kom Ombo very early morning.
Visit the Temple shared by the two Gods; Sobek and Haroeris.
Sail to Edfu and visit the Temple of Horus in Edfu. Sail to Luxor.
Optional: Hot Air Balloon Flight Over Luxor.
Visit the Luxor West Bank (Valley of Kings, the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut at El-Deir El-Bahari And Colossi of Memnon)
Visit the Luxor East Bank (Karnak & Luxor Temples) Overnight in Luxor
Optional: Sound & light Show at Karnak Temple.
Disembarkation after breakfast. Transfer you to Luxor Airport to coach flight to Sharm El Sheikh.
Upon arrival Airport our Min Travel representative and transfer you for check in and overnight hotel in Sharm El Sheikh.
Our Min travel representative meets you at hotel in Sharm El Sheikh and transfer you by private vehicle to Taba to take ferry boat to Aqaba. Aqaba once arrived Meet and Assist by representative at Aqaba border, Finish formalities, Exit to the hall, introduce your professional guide, transfer to Petra, visit ancient city of Petra the legacy of the nabateaens, an industrious Arab people who settled in southern Jordan more than 2000 years ago. The site is accessed by walking through a kilometer long chasm (siq), the walls of which soar 200 meters upwards, the treasury, appears dramatically at the end of the (siq) Various walks and climbs reveal literally hundreds of buildings, tombs, baths, funerary halls, temples; arched gateways, colonnaded street, then transfer to Aqaba.
At the end of the day returns to Aqaba to catch your boat to Sharm El Sheikh.
Upon arrival Sharm El Sheikh our representative will pick you up and transfer to Sharm El Sheikh hotel.
This day is free for your activities in Sharm El Sheikh.
After breakfast check out hotel and transfer you to Sharm Airport to coach your flight to Cairo.
Upon arrival Cairo our Min Travel representative will meet you and check in to hotel. This day is free for leisure and independent activities.
Overnight in Cairo.
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 and Egyptian Museum& Khan El Khalili Bazaars
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
03 nights Nile river cruise based on FB basis
01 night in first class sleeper train night based on HB basis (dinner & breakfast)
03 nights in hotel in Sharm El Sheikh based on half board basis
Two Lunch in local restaurant during tour in Cairo/Petra
Domestic flight Luxor/Sharm to El Sheikh & Sharm to El Sheikh to Cairo
Ferry boat ticket from and to Aqapa
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 000 USD per child for airfare
Child 06 – 11.99 cost 50% from adult rate
Child up 12 y pays full charge as adult person