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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

8 Days / 7 Nights
2 Nights Cairo // 1 Night Seat Train
1 Night Luxor // 3 Nights Sharm El- Sheikh

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. Transfers to the train station for your overnight Seat train to Luxor. Dinner on the train. Overnight in seat train.

 

 

Day 3:

Breakfast, can be individually requested on train for about 3 USD.. Arrival, meet & assist by our representative. Transfer to the Hotel in Luxor. (Optional) Start your full day tour visit The West Bank (Valley of the Kings, Queens, Colossal of Memnon and Hatshepsut Temple).Excursion to the Necropolis of Thebes, on the Eastern bank. Crossing the Nile, drive to the Valley of Kings; visit the tombs of various Dynasties, The Temple of Deir El Bahari. On the return journey stop at the Colossi of Memnon which are two gigantic sitting statues representing Amenopis III facing the Nile and visit the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut. Then visit The East Bank (Luxor & Karnak Temple). Excursion to the Luxor Temple to see its courtyard and the granite statues of Ramses the Great Proceed by carriage or bus to Karnak, which is a serious of temples built in different reigns. Starting by the Avenue of Sphinxes visit the Unfinished Propylon, the Hypostyle Hall with it's 134 gigantic columns, the Obelisks of Queen Hatshepsut and Tutomosis III, the temple of Amon adorned with lotus and papyrus designs, the Granite Scarbeus of Amenophis III and the Sacred Lake. (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. Overnight in Luxor.

 

 

Day 4:

Breakfast, transfer to the domestic airport. Departure by plane to Sharm El Sheikh. Arrival meets & assists by our local representatives and transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Sharm El Sheikh.

 

 

Day 5:

Breakfast. Free day. (Optional) Ras Mohamed. Departure from Hotel at 09:00 am (30 km on a paved road & about 5 km of the road). Upon arrival at Ras Mohamed, climb to The Shark Observatory to witness the panorama of both Aqaba & Suez Gulf. Then back to the main beach to enjoy the splendid coral reef and pure water and back to Sharm. Overnight in Sharm El Sheikh.

 

 

Day 6:

Breakfast. Free day. (Optional) Full Day Tour Jeep Safari Departure from hotel at 09.00 by air-conditioned 4x4 jeep driving towards Ras Nasrani to enjoy the splendid reef till 11.00 then forward to the canyon base in front of Tiran Island which is located by the entrance of the Aqaba Gulf. Stop to shoot some pictures & to hear the story of the area. Forward to the mangrove plants which grow in the salty water and continue walking in the Bedouin village of fishermen. Then lunch near by the mangrove plants. Then continue towards "Wadi Gonay". Arrive to Dahab off the road at about 16.00 then a free time for shopping. Back to Sharm at 18.00. Overnight in Sharm El Sheikh.

 

 

Day 7:

Breakfast. Transfer to Cairo by A/C bus Arrival to Cairo, meet & assist by our local representatives and transfer to the hotel. (Optional) Dinner Cruise including transportation, dinner, Belly Dancer, Tanura Show. Overnight in Cairo.

 

 

Day 8:

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

 

Program includes:

  • 2 nights hotel accommodation in Cairo on bed and breakfast basis.

  • 1 night hotel accommodation in Luxor on bed and breakfast basis.

  •  3 nights hotel accommodation in Sharm El- Sheikh on bed and breakfast basis

  • 1 night on seat train.

  • All transfers in Cairo, Luxor, Aswan and Sharm El-Sheikh.

  • 1 half day tour in Cairo visiting the Pyramids and Sphinx.

  • 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.

  • Transfer By A/C Bus:    Sharm / Cairo

  • Domestic airfare :    Luxor / Sharm El Sheikh

 

Not included:

  • International Flights.

  • Visa entry for Egypt.

  • Personal items (laundry, telephone calls and meals….etc).

  • Tipping.

  • Any Optional tours.

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