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ATA - Arab Travel Agency
29 Tanta St. , Agouza Cairo - Egypt
Phone :
(Egypt) +202 33021439

Fax :
(Egypt) +202 33021956

Nile Cruise

9 Nights / 10 Days
( Cairo / Luxor / Cairo )
3 Nights Cairo / 6 Nights Cruise ( Luxor / Luxor )


Day 1:

Arrive Cairo International Airport meet and assist by Our Representative with sign of your name and assisting you through passport control formalities, luggage identification & portage then transferring you by air-conditioned Car to your hotel in where you will be assisted by Our Representative for check-in. Overnight at hotel in Cairo .

 

 

Day 2:

Breakfast at hotel in Cairo , meet our Egyptology English Speaking guide For Full Day Sightseeing Tour to visit Pyramids & Sphinx one of the seven wonders of the ancient World The Ancient Egyptians carved spacious areas in the rock, near the Pyramids. There they placed wooden boats, to be at the disposal of the King when he went on his journey of Day and Night with the sun god, Ra, in the after world and then visit Egyptian Museum contains the largest & finest collection of pharaonic antiquities in the world, where 100.000 piece dating from 4000 years are exhibited including the treasure of king Tutankhamon , Perfumes, Leather, Silver, gold & then drive back to your hotel Overnight at your hotel in Cairo.

 

 

Day 3 :

Breakfast at hotel in Cairo then meet Our Representative to transfer By Air Conditioned Private Car to Cairo Airport to fly to Luxor .arrive Luxor Airport ,meet Our Representative to transfer to your Nile Cruise for check-in Embarkation before Lunch then visit Karnak temple & Luxor temple The Temple of Luxor was the center of the most important one, the festival of Opet. Built largely by Amenhotep III and Ramesses III , it appears that the temple's purpose was for a suitable setting for the rituals of the festival The festival itself was to reconcile the human aspect of the ruler with the divine office , The Temple of Karnak is actually three main temples, smaller enclosed temples, and several outer temples. This vast complex was built and enlarged over a thirteen hundred year period. The three main temples of Mut, Monthu and Amun are enclosed by enormous brick walls , Dinner & Overnight in Luxor .

 

 

Day 4:

Breakfast ,cross to the west Bank . visit the Valley of the kings , the temple of Queen.
Hatshepust ,and the colossi of Memnon . Once a year, on the occasion of the Festival of Opet, in the second and third month of the flood season, a solemn procession would transport the sacred barque of the god from the temple of Karnak to the temple of Luxor, was built by Amenophis III on the foundations of a previous religious structure, dating from the time of Queen Hatshepsut. The Queen had also ordered the construction of six kiosks, at the stopping points of the sacred barque of Amun, along the original Eighteenth-Dynasty dromos, the sacred avenue that connected the temple of Luxor with the temple of Karnak. From the Eighteenth Dynasty on, the effigies of the sacred barges of Amun, Amun of Karnak paid a visit to Amun of Luxor, also known as Amun-em-ipet, meaning ‘Amun-Who-Is-In-His-Harem’, revitalizing the Amun of Luxor Sail to Esna. Cross the lock. Sail to Edfu Dinner & Overnight in Edfu .

 

 

Day 5:

Breakfast, visit the temple of Horus in Edfu Dedicated to Horus, the falcon headed god It was believed that the temple was built on the site of the great battle between Horus and Seth. Hence, sail to Kom Ombo, visit the temple of two gods Sobek and Haroeris, .arriving by boat at the Temple of Haroeris and Sobek, the magnificent Ptolemaic temple is in a dramatic setting on high ground beside the Nile, surrounded by sugarcane fields. Dedicated jointly to Haroeris, sail to Aswan .Dinner & Overnight in Aswan .

 

 

Day 6:

Breakfast , then visit The world-famous High Dam it was built 1960s , then visit Phila temple dedicated to the goddess lsis, which include a temple of Hathor, a Birth House and two pylons, celebrate all the deities involved in the lsis and Osiris view of the elephantine island by felucca ( sailing boat ) and visit the agha khan Mausoleum Take a felucca to the Mausoleum, atop a hill at the southern end of the west bank. The Agha Khan use to spend every winter in Aswan and was buried here in this magnificent mausoleum, modeled on the Fatimid tombs in Cairo Dinner & Overnight in aswan .

 

 

Day 7:

Breakfast ,Free at leisure. Sail to Edfu Stop for view of Kombo temple . Dinner & Overnight in Edfu .

 

 

Day 8:

Breakfast on Board Cruise then Sail to Esna visit the temple of Khnum Sailing to Luxor. Dinner & Overnight in Luxor .

 

 

Day 9:

Disembarkation after breakfast & visit Luxor museum then meet Our Representative to transfer to Luxor Airport to fly back to Cairo , arrive Cairo Airport & meet Our Representative to transfer to your hotel in Cairo for check-in. Overnight at your hotel in Cairo .

 

 

 

Day 10:

After breakfast at hotel in Cairo & meet Our Representative to transfer to Luxor International Airport to fly back to your home .

 

 

Program Includes:

  • 3 Nights in Cairo on bed & breakfast basis .

  • 6 Nights On Board Five Stars Nile Cruise On Full Board Accommodation .

  • Entrance fees during sightseeing in Cairo & During Nile Cruise with Egyptology English Speaking guide as program.

  • All transfers in the program By Air Conditioned Private Car.

  • All Meet & Assist Through Airport Transfers Through Our Representatives .

  • All Service charge & taxes


 

Program Excludes:

  • International Flight Tickets .

  • Entry visa to Egypt .

  • Domestic flight tickets between ( Cairo / Luxor / Cairo ) .

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