Cairo – Train & Cruise 5 Nights / 6 Days

Egypt

Customized Tour

on REQUEST

TOUR PLAN

Arrival Cairo

Meet at Cairo Airport upon arrival by our local representative who will assist you through airport customs & formalities. You will be escorted immediately to your hotel by A/C modern fleet. Check in the hotel upon arrival & overnight in Cairo.

Pyramids, Sphinx – Sleeping train

Today after breakfast we start exploring ancient Egypt with a visit to the famous Pyramids. The Great Pyramid of Cheops which was built by manual labour, is the largest of the three main Pyramids and is the only survivor of the Seven Great Wonders of the Ancient World, the Pyramid of Chephren, which is the best preserved, and the Pyramid of Mycerinus. Nearby see the Sphinx, a marvellous sight carved out of a natural rocky outcrop, the lion's body stretching 45m, with its paws 15m long. We will visit the Papyrus Institute and learn how paper was made in ancient times followed by shopping in the Papyrus Museum, Perfume factory and Jewellery shop.

Back to the hotel to refresh & check out afternoon will be free at leisure

Alternatively as optional tour, lunch can be served in a local or Indian restaurant before driving to the Egyptian museum to visit. Then drive to the famous Khan El Khalili bazaars for free time at leisure till departure time to the station to board the sleeping train to Aswan.

Dinner and Overnight in the sleeping train.

Train - Aswan- Cruise (Friday, Wednesday)  

Breakfast onboard the train and meet & assist upon arriving at Aswan Station and transfer to the

Nile cruise

11:00 Check-In

12:30 Lunch on board

13:30 Visit the High Dam, the Temple of Philae

19:30 Dinner on board

Overnight in Aswan

Aswan – Kom Embo – Edfu

07:00 Breakfast on board (Optional tour to Abu simble)

12:30 Lunch on board

13:00 Sailing to Kom Ombo

17:00 Visit the Temple shared by two gods Sobek & Haeroris in Kom Ombo

18:30 Sailing to Edfu

19:30 Dinner on board

Overnight in Edfu

Edfu – Luxor

06:00 Tea and Coffee Before the visit of Edfu temple

06:30 Visit of Horus Temple in Edfu

08:00 Breakfast on board

08:30 sailing to Luxor via Esna

13:00 Lunch on board

Afternoon free at leisure or enjoy an optional tour to visit the East Bank

20:00 Dinner on board

Overnight in Luxor

Edfu – Luxor

06:00 Tea and Coffee Before the visit of Edfu temple

06:30 Visit of Horus Temple in Edfu

08:00 Breakfast on board

08:30 sailing to Luxor via Esna

13:00 Lunch on board

Afternoon free at leisure or enjoy an optional tour to visit the East Bank

20:00 Dinner on board

Overnight in Luxor

  • Meet & assist at Cairo, Luxor & Aswan Airports
  • All transfer from / to airports in a/c vehicles
  • Private Half day guided tour to the pyramids and Sphinx area with entrance fee
  • 01 nights accommodation in Cairo based on BB
  • 01 night accommodation onboard the sleeping train from Cairo to Aswan on HB
  • 03 nights accommodation onboard a 5* Nile cruise like Radamis II or similar based on FB (food only & no beverages)
  • Private cruise sightseeing with English speaking guide to visit:
    • In Aswan: Philae Temple & High Dam
    • While sailing: visit Edfu and Kom Ombo temples
    • In Luxor: The Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut Temple, the Colossi of Memnon on the West Bank.
  • Any item of personal nature like tips, laundry, telephone calls, beverages,
  • Entrance to any of the three Pyramids or the Solar Boat
  • Domestic Flights as per enclosed tariff
  • Itinerary is based on departure from Luxor, should any transfers be requested in Cairo on
  • day 6 the extra transfer will be charged
  • Single supplement INCLUDES a single cabin on the train
  • Child rate does not include the child rate on the train as it has different policy. Child will be free till age of 03.99 years sharing bed with his/her mother without food. From 04:8.99 years will pay USD 90 per way. From 09+ years will be charged USD 100 per way.
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