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

Fax :
(Egypt) +202 33021956

Overland

18 Days / 17 Nights
5 Nights Cairo // 1 Night Seat Train
4 Nights Nile Cruise (Aswan & Luxor) // 4 Nights El-Gouna

Day 1:

- Arrive at Cairo Airport: Meet, assist through passport control formalities, luggage identification & transfer to your hotel.
- Check in at Hotel.
- Overnight in Cairo.

 

 

Day 2:

Breakfast, Then drive to the three famous Pyramids of Giza, erected by Cheops, Chephren and Mycerinus, guarded by the mysterious Sphinx, which is a mythical statue with a body of a lion and a human head. The three Pyramids and the Sphinx are one of the Seven Wonders of the World and the most important tourist

site in Egypt. (Camel ride at the Pyramids can be arranged during the visit upon your request).

 (Optional) Then full day tour to the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, housing around 250,000 antique pieces. Covering the whole history of ancient Egypt, which extends over the past 5 thousand years, among these pieces the most magnificent treasures of the young King Tut Ankh Amon.

back to your hotel in Cairo. (Optional) Dinner Cruise including transportation, dinner, Belly Dancer, Tanura Show Overnight in Cairo.

 

 

Day 3:

Breakfast, free day. (Optional) Departure from hotel to start your full day tour visiting Sakkara, see the earliest monumental stone tractor in Egypt, a stepped pyramid built for King Zoser (c. 2650 BC). See the earliest monumental stone tractor in Egypt, a stepped pyramid built for King Zoser (c. 2650 BC). Then the cemetery for Memphis, used continuously for 3,000 years, see the earliest monumental stone tractor in Egypt, a stepped pyramid built for King Zoser (c. 2650 BC). See the earliest monumental stone tractor in Egypt, a stepped pyramid built for King Zoser (c. 2650 BC). Transfers to the train station for your overnight train to Aswan. Over night in Seat Train

 

 

Day 4:

Breakfast, can be individually requested on train for about 3 USD. arrival Aswan, meet & assist by our representative. (Optional) Departure to Abu Simple Temple the colossal Temple of Abu Simbel built by Ramses II (XIXth. Dynasty) and lately saved from inundation of the Nile waters in among the glories of ancient Egyptian monuments. The temples were built out of a sandstone rock cliff, and representation of the deities to which each was dedicated is carved on its huge façade. Nearby, also saved, lies the small Temple of the King's wife Nefertari, dedicated to the goddess Hathor. Then transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Aswan

 

 

Day 5:

Breakfast, transfer to Cruise, Boarding before lunch, Embarkation. Lunch on board. Sail by felucca ride to visit The Botanical Gardens and Agha Khan Mausoleum dinner on board, Overnight in Aswan

 

 

Day 6:

Breakfast on board. Visit The High Dam, The Old Dam, The Granite Quarries and The Temple of Philae, sail to Kom Ombo, lunch on board. Visit The Temple Shared by the Two Gods Sobek and Haroeies in Kom Ombo, sail to Edfu, and oriental dinner. Overnight in Edfu

 

 

Day 7:

Breakfast on board. Visit The Temple of Horus in Edfu. Sail to Luxor, lunch on board. Dinner on board. Overnight in Luxor

 

 

Day 8:

Breakfast on board. Visit the West Bank to see Valley of the Kings, Valley of the Queens and Temple of Queen Hatshepsut. Lunch on board. Visit Karnak & Luxor temples. Dinner on board. Overnight in Luxor

 

 

Day 9:

Breakfast on board, Disembarkation, transfer by A/C car to the hotel, Check in. (Optional) Hot Balloon: Should you want to make your stay in Luxor an unforgettable. Drifting peacefully over the Valley of King, Valley of the Queens and the Mountain on the Nobles. (Optional) Sound & Light Laser Show in Karnak Temple. Overnight in Luxor

 

 

Day 10:

Breakfast, free day. (Optional) Full Day Tour Abydos and Denderah, Hathoor and Osiris Temple Morning we drive to Abydos, where the ancient Egyptians believed the god Egypt for you (lord of the underworld) to be buried. The paintings of the Gods and Pharaohs on the walls of the Osiris Temple at Abydos are among the most beautifully preserved in Egypt. We then continue to Denderah to visit the Temple of Hathor, goddess of love and joy. Hathor Temple, with its sacred lake and famous astrological roof, is a delicately beautiful structure. Hathor is the patroness of the Ahathoor Temple. Overnight in Luxor

 

 

Day 11:

Breakfast, transfer to El-Gouna by A/C car. Arrival meets & assists by our local representatives and transfer to the hotel. Overnight in El- Gouna

 

 

Day 12:

Breakfast, free day. Overnight in El- Gouna

 

 

Day 13:

Breakfast, free day. Overnight in El- Gouna

 

 

Day 14:

Breakfast, Free day. Overnight in El- Gouna

 

 

Day 15:

Breakfast, departure by A/C private Bus to Cairo, arrival, meets & assists by our local representatives and transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Cairo

 

 

Day 16:

Breakfast, free day. (Optional) Over day Tour to Alexandria (Greco-Roman Museum, the Roman theater & the Catacombs of Kom El-Shoqafa Transportation Cairo-Alexandria-Cairo (by air conditioned bus) includes a visit to Greco-Roman Museum (Filled by collection, which covers the period from the 3rd Century BC to the 7th century AD Like Mummies, Hellenistic statues, bust of Roman Emperors, Tanagra figurines & early Christian antiquities). Follow by a visit to the Roman Theater (A theater with marble seats up to 800 spectators, Galleries, Section of mosaic flooring & a pleasure garden surrounded by Roman Villas & baths). Then a visit to the Catacomb of Kom El-Shoqafa (Tombs on three levels, also contains The Triclinium where relatives used to sit on stone benches to feast the dead, a center with relieves of bearded serpents. Inside, there are 2nd Century AD statues of Sobec & Anubis wearing Roman Armor), Then visit the Montazah Garden and Alexandria Library. In the end of day back to Cairo by A/C bus. Over night in Cairo

 

 

Day 17:

Breakfast, free day. (Optional) Full day Tour Start by visiting the Old part of Cairo, as Egypt was one of the first countries to embrace Christianity, We visit the Church of Abu-Sergah and St. Berbara. The hanging Church, and the Coptic Museum which has a large collection of Coptic arts and antiquities dating from 300-1000 B.C., We will also visit the old Jewish Ben Ezra Synagogue. Then followed by a visit to the Citadel (it comprises a number of important monuments which are; the Mosque of Soleiman Pasha, the Alabaster Mosque, Joeh's Walls, Mohamed Ali Pasha Palace & provides a panoramic view of Cairo from Moqattam Mountain). (Optional) Sound and Light laser show at Pyramids area. Overnight in Cairo

 

 

Day 18:

Breakfast at the hotel, our representative will transfer you to the airport and assist you at the airport through final departure formalities

 

Program Includes:

 

·         5 nights hotel accommodation in Cairo on bed and breakfast basis.

·         4 nights hotel accommodation in El-Gouna on bed and breakfast basis.

·         4 nights on Cruise board (Aswan & Luxor) full board (sightseeing included).

·         1 night hotel accommodation in Aswan on bed and breakfast basis.

·         2 nights hotel accommodation in Luxor on bed and breakfast basis.

·         1 night seat train.

·         1 Half day tour in Cairo Pyramids and Sphinx.

·         All transfers in Cairo, Aswan, Luxor and El-Gouna

·         Multilingual expert Egyptologist guide.

·         All your tours and excursions are with A/C bus.

·         The service of meet and assist at all your destinations.

·         All your visits include entrance fees.

·         Our prices include all taxes and services.

·         Transfers:                                   Luxor / El-Gouna
                                                         El-Gouna / Cairo


Not included:

 

·         Visa Entry for Egypt.

·         Personal items.

·         Tipping. .

·         Any other items not mentioned.

·         Any Optional tours.

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