Cairo Nile Cruise & Sharm El Sheikh 11 Day Tour Package

Cairo Nile Cruise & Sharm El Sheikh 11 Day Tour Package

Tour program

Here is what’s included & what's not included in the program of this tour

If you'd like to experience both culture & fun! If you'd like to have a full enjoyment of your visit to Egypt. Involving Sharm El Sheikh in your package itinerary is a must. What a great tour package we offer, takes you to see the top places & monuments in Cairo, Luxor & Aswan , then proceeds to Sharm El Sheikh where the beauty of nature; the magnificent mountains and charming sea. Know more about history & culture in Cairo, Luxor, Aswan and relax later in Sharm El Sheikh!

Discover the best sights in Cairo, Luxor & Aswan. It starts from Cairo by seeing everyone's dream "The Great Pyramids of Giza" besides many other things like The Sphinx and the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities and the fantastic architectural buildings of Coptic and Islamic Cairo.

Board the Nile Cruise from Luxor to Aswan and discover the ancient wonders of the Nile River! Sail and enjoy guided visits to some of Egypt’s greatest treasures, including Karnak, the Valley of the Kings and Aswan’s Philae Temple. Learn the secrets and stories behind the relics, and enjoy the comfortable onboard facilities in between tours, side by side being able to watch Egyptian life go on as you travel by. For more details ... Please see below!

Day 1

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Upon arrival to Cairo Airport our Egypt Joy Travel representative will be waiting for you to pick you up to start your program by visiting the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities then taking your lunch at quality restaurant before going to the hotel (which is near the pyramids) to make your check-in and take your room. Afternoon (if it would be available otherwise it could be done on the last day) you will be picked up again to the Pyramids of Giza. Firstly, you will see the largest pyramid of Khufu (Cheops), known as the Great Pyramid, is the only one of the Seven Wonders of the World that still survives. Next to the Great Pyramid are the pyramids of the son Chephren and the grandson Mycarinous, you'll be able to take a close up look at the Sphinx, the legendary guardian that stands by the huge funeral complex with its lion body and the head of King Chephren, the tour also includes a visit to the Valley Temple, the place where the priests mummified the dead body of King Chephren, owner of the second pyramid.. In evening it will be free time & overnight in Cairo. The hotel accommodation in Cairo is based on B&B.

Day 2

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After breakfast and making your check-out from the hotel.... Our Egyptologist guide will pick you up to Saqqara (the necropolis of the Ancient Egyptians) of 30-minutes' drive to view the Step Pyramid of Zoser, the world’s oldest large-scale stone monument. There you will learn why it was built. You'll enjoy lunch at a nice local restaurant, then proceed to visit Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque, which Situated on the summit of the Citadel of Salah El Din (constructed in 1183 AD), this Ottoman mosque is the largest to be built in the first half of the 19th century, and the most visible mosque in Cairo. Continue driving to the area Old Cairo; first stop will be the Hanging Church which, built in the 7th century, this old church takes its name from its location: sited above a gateway in the old Roman fortress. Admire the courtyard and interior with its screens, marble pulpit and icons, and hear about its long history. Then proceed to visit Abu Serga church, where the holy family is said to have found refuge. Then, take a look at the Ben Ezra Synagogue, once a Christian church. Then proceed to visit Khan El Khalili Bazaar, one of the most famous and oldest bazaars in the Middle East. After this trip you will be driven to Cairo Airport to board your flight to Luxor of one hour trip. Upon your arrival to Luxor you will be met by our representative to take you to your hotel to make your check-in. Enjoy relaxation of overnight stay in Luxor.

Day 3

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* Breakfast at your hotel then check out. * Visit the West Bank of Luxor (Valley of the Kings, Temple of Queen Hatshepsut and the Colossi of Memnon). * 12:00 Board the Nile Cruise. * Lunch on board. * Dinner on board. * Overnight in Luxor.

Day 4

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* Breakfast on board. * Morning: Visit The East Bank of Luxor after Breakfast(Karnak Temples and Luxor Temple). * Lunch on board. * Noon : Sail to Edfu, on route passing via Lock of Esna. * Dinner on board. * Evening: Enjoy the night activities on board. * Overnight in Edfu.

Day 5

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* Breakfast on board. * Morning : Visit of Edfu Temple (Horus temple) then Sail to Kom Ombo. * Lunch on board. * Afternoon: Visit of Kom Ombo Temple then sail to Aswan. * Dinner on board. * Evening: Enjoy the night activities on board. * Overnight in Aswan.

Day 6

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* Breakfast on board. * Morning: Visit the High Dam, Unfinished Obelisk and Philae Temple. * Lunch on board. * Afternoon: Felucca tour around Aswan Islands. * Dinner on board. * Overnight in Aswan.

Day 7

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* 8:00am Check-out. * Breakfast on board. * Morning : Opportunity of optional tour to the Great Temple of Abu Simbel built by the king Ramses II (additional cost). * Noon : you will be transferred to Aswan domestic airport to fly to Cairo airport then to Sharm El Sheikh. Upon your arrival to Sharm El Sheikh you will met by our cute representative who will take you to your hotel to make check-in and take your room. The hotel accommodation in Sharm for 4 nights is based on Soft All-Inclusive (meals & beverages are included).

Day 8

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After breakfast .... Our representative is going to pick you up to revel in the sparkling waters and sunshine of the Red Sea on this full-day (8:30-17:00) Tiran Island cruise and snorkeling trip from Sharm el Sheikh. Aboard a comfortable boat, cruise to Tiran, an island in the southern Gulf of Aqaba famous for its beautiful corals, lagoons and marine life. On arrival, kick back and sunbathe, swim , snorkel and dive (optional) in the translucent waters as you wish. Float over multi-colored reefs, watch for exotic fish, rays and turtles, and enjoy a delicious buffet lunch on deck midway through before your return to Sharm. Towards the end of the afternoon, settle back on deck and return to dock at Sharm el Sheikh. Your experience then finishes with a drop-off at the start point. Evening ... Enjoy the night activities at your hotel!

Day 9

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Refresh the entire day till the sunset at the beach or the swimming pools of your hotel. Enjoy a cold drink or a light meal a few steps from the Sea. In the evening after dinner .... you will be picked up by Egypt Joy guide on a 16-hour overnight trip from Sharm El Sheikh towards Mount Sinai & St. Catherine Monastery. Walk alongside a Bedouin guide — and follow in Moses’ legendary footsteps — as you hike a narrow path to the mountain summit; watch the sun illuminate the Sinai Desert’s arid peaks and jumbled hills.

Day 10

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After watching the sunrise ... You will have around 30 minutes at the top before your walk down to the monastery Then a short guided tour of about 45 minutes around the monastery of St. Catherine whose high walls and devoted monks shelter Byzantine and Crusader art, ancient manuscripts and the the world’s oldest working library, and of course the Burning bush & Moses' well!!!. Enjoy a traditional breakfast then our guide will then make sure that you are all on board the vehicle before making the transfer back to Sharm. This is probably the best time to catch a little sleep and your return to the hotel will be around 2pm. Evening we will take you in a tour of 4-hours to discover Sharm El Sheikh in an informative, safe, convenient and fun way! City Tour shows you the city like you've wanted ... including free time for walking and shopping.

Day 11

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After breakfast and making check-out from your hotel you will be transferred to Sharm El Sheikh domestic airport to fly back to Cairo airport where you will be met by Egypt Joy Representative to say good bye then to take your flight back home safely from the same airport. * In case of some place has been missed from the first day (due to international flight delay, something out of control .. etc). It could be done on this day or any other day after a prior coordination with Egypt Joy Travel Customer Services Department for more details.

OUR TRIP INCLUDES

* Meet and assist service upon arrival & departure.
* 1 night accommodation in Cairo at 4 star hotel on B&B basis.
* 1 night accommodation in Luxor at 4 star hotel on B&B basis.
* 4 nights accommodation on board 5 star cruise on full board basis (3 meals included).
* 4 nights accommodation in Sharm El Sheikh at 5 star hotel on All Inclusive basis.
* Sightseeing as per itinerary, including entrance fees.
* Professional English speaking Egyptologist tour guides.
* Flight tickets Cairo / Luxor - Aswan / Cairo / Sharm / Cairo.
* All transfers by modern air-conditioned vehicles.
* Snorkeling Equipment (masks - fins)
* All service charges and taxes.

OUR TRIP doesn't INCLUDE

* International airfare.
* Entry visa to Egypt.
* Any optional tours not mentioned above.
* Scuba Diving.
* Extra expences
* Tipping for Cruise crew, tour guides and drivers.

Bring with you!

* Modest dress will be preferred when visiting towns and villages.
* Heavy clothes during the winter season.
* Swimming wear.
* Sunglasses & Sun lotion.

Availability

Every day

Pick-up times

08:00

Return times

14:00

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Starting price

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* Child is up to 11.99 years old.

* 0 - 01.99 Free of Charge.

* 2 - 5.99 pay 25% of tour price.

* 6 - 11.99 pay 50% of tour price.

* 12+ pay full tour price as per adult person.

* Prices are quoted in US Dollars per person and not including Christmas, New Year, Egyptian Mid Term & Easter holidays.

* Reservations should be preferred as early as possible specially during the high seasons.

* Spaces will be secured upon receiving a deposit of 25%, and during the high seasons the required deposit is 50%.

* Itinerary items can be edited upon special requests.

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