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$1930 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Package 10 Days 9 Nights to Luxur , Aswan & Lake Nasser Cruise

Day 2 transfer to the West Bank of the Nile in Luxor and visit the Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut Temple at El Deir EL Bahari, and the Colossi of Memnon. Return to the ship for lunch and afternoon tea while sailing to Edfu via the Esna Lock. Dinner on board Day 3 Enjoy breakfast on board before visiting Horus Temple at Edfu. Return to the ship for lunch and sail to Kom Ombo. Upon arrival, visit the temple shared by the two gods Sobek and Haroeris. Return to the ship and continue sailing to Aswan. Dinner on board.  Day 4  leave your cruise to enjoy a visit to the High Dam, the Unfinished Obelisk, and the majestic Philae Temple. Return to the ship for lunch.  Day 5 Disembark after breakfast. Then you will be transferred to Aswan airport to fly to Abu Simbel, upon arrival at Abu Simbel airport you will be transferred by a private air-conditioned vehicle to embark your 05 star Lake cruise. Check in Abu-Simbel on board. Lunch on board, then visit Abu Simble Temple. Day 6 Breakfast will be served while sailing to Kasr Ibrim. Arrive at Kasr Ibrim. Tour conducted from the ship’s sun deck as entrance to the site is not permitted. Lunch is served while sailing to Amada. Visit the temples of Amada and Derr as well as the tomb of Penout, A relaxing afternoon sail to Wadi El Seboua. Dinner and overnight aboard the Lake cruise. Day 7: Lake Nasser Cruise Tours – Sail to Aswan In the morning visit to Wadi El Seboua, the temples of Dekka, and Moharaka. Lunch on board. Sail to Aswan while dining and overnight on board. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner Day 8: Lake Nasser Cruise – Transfer to Luxor Check Out in Aswan after breakfast, then Visit the Kalabsha temple, Beit El Wali and the Kiosk of Kertassi. Then transfer from Aswan to Luxor about 03 hours driving. Overnight in Luxor. Meals: Breakfast Day 9: Luxor Sightseeing Tours After breakfast, you will be picked up by your tour guide to visit Karnak and Luxor Temples in the East bank. Transfer back to your hotel and overnight in Luxor Meals: Breakfast Day 10: Luxor – Fly Back Home After breakfast, transfer to Luxor international Airport for final departure. Meals: Breakfast Accommodation Movenpick Prince Abbas Lake Nasser Cruise Movenpick Royal Lily Nile Cruise Sonesta St. George Hotel Luxor

$2085 Cultural & Theme Tours

Alexandria to Abu Simbel Wheelchair

Day3 After breakfast, check out from your hotel in Cairo, then move to have a tour to Alexandria, about 03 hours driving to see Pompey’s Pillar a monument of the Roman Emperor Diocletian, and Qaitbey Citadel , built in the 15th century by Sultan Qaitbay on the spot of Alexandria’s ancient lighthouse. Overnight in Alexandria at Sheraton Montazah Hotel a 5-star hotel with accessible handicapped services Meals Breakfast LunchDay4 Free day in Alexandria and spend the rest of the morning on the corniche. By the afternoon, you will be transferred back to Cairo, about 03 hours driving. Overnight in CairoMeals BreakfastDay5 Breakfast at your hotel, then you will be transferred to Cairo Airport for a flight to Luxor where you will be met and assisted by our representative at the airport. Check in at Sheraton Luxor Hotel, a 5-star hotel, enjoying accessible handicapped services during your stay. Then move to the west bank to see the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut and theColossi of Memnon. Lunch will be served in a good quality local restaurant. Back to your hotel and overnight in Luxor.Meals Breakfast LunchDays6At the morning you will be escorted by your personal tour guide to visit the magnificent Karnak and Luxor temples on the East bank. Lunch will be served at a good quality restaurant during your tour in Luxor. Back to your hotel and overnight in Luxor.Meals Breakfast LunchDay7where you will be met and taken to check in Moevenpick Aswan Resort, 05 star hotel with accessible handicapped services. Move to see the High Dam, The Nubian Village. Transfer back to your hotel and overnight in Aswan.Meals Breakfast LunchDay8After breakfast, at 10:30 am transfer by an accessible private air-conditioned modern van adapted for wheelchair travelers to Abu Simbel, about 03 hours driving. Upon arrival enjoy the impressive Temples of Ramses II at Abu Simbel. Lunch will be served at a good quality local restaurant, then drive back to Aswan and overnight.Meals Breakfast LunchDay9Transfer to Aswan Airport for flight to Cairo. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to overnight at Le Mereiden Pyramids Hotel 05 star deluxe hotel in Cairo.Meals BreakfastDay10After breakfast, you will be driven by an accessible modern vehicle to Cairo International Airport for final departure.

$18 Day Trips & Excursions

Egyptian Museum and Nile Felucca Ride Private Half Tour

At 10:00 am your tour guide will pick you up from your hotel, to start your tour to the Egyptian Museum, where you can see a rare collection of 5000 years of art which is considered the largest most precious collection of Egyptian art in the world, the Egyptian Museum in Cairo attracts millions of visitors each year. The highlight for most are the rooms containing the priceless treasures of King Tutankhamun. His 6 gold gilded coffins, each one smaller and more intricately decorated than the last, dominate the main hall, while his magnificent death mask is the must-see item of the day. The Royal Mummies Room (additional cost) is another highlight of the Egyptian Museum. Here you can see the mummies of many great Egyptian rulers, including Ramses II, the builder of the temples at Abu Simbel. Then  you will transfer to the Nile River bank to embark on your private felucca boat (a wooden sailing boat) to discover the river Nile as you cruise its waters in a traditional Felucca. Enjoy a relaxing sun site time cruise and let your hand glide along the Nile’s surface as you bathe in the warm Egyptian sun. At the end of your Cairo Felucca Tour transfer back to your hotel in Cairo or Giza.

$1930 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Package 10 Days 9 Nights to Luxur , Aswan & Lake Nasser Cruise

Day 2 transfer to the West Bank of the Nile in Luxor and visit the Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut Temple at El Deir EL Bahari, and the Colossi of Memnon. Return to the ship for lunch and afternoon tea while sailing to Edfu via the Esna Lock. Dinner on board Day 3 Enjoy breakfast on board before visiting Horus Temple at Edfu. Return to the ship for lunch and sail to Kom Ombo. Upon arrival, visit the temple shared by the two gods Sobek and Haroeris. Return to the ship and continue sailing to Aswan. Dinner on board.  Day 4  leave your cruise to enjoy a visit to the High Dam, the Unfinished Obelisk, and the majestic Philae Temple. Return to the ship for lunch.  Day 5 Disembark after breakfast. Then you will be transferred to Aswan airport to fly to Abu Simbel, upon arrival at Abu Simbel airport you will be transferred by a private air-conditioned vehicle to embark your 05 star Lake cruise. Check in Abu-Simbel on board. Lunch on board, then visit Abu Simble Temple. Day 6 Breakfast will be served while sailing to Kasr Ibrim. Arrive at Kasr Ibrim. Tour conducted from the ship’s sun deck as entrance to the site is not permitted. Lunch is served while sailing to Amada. Visit the temples of Amada and Derr as well as the tomb of Penout, A relaxing afternoon sail to Wadi El Seboua. Dinner and overnight aboard the Lake cruise. Day 7: Lake Nasser Cruise Tours – Sail to Aswan In the morning visit to Wadi El Seboua, the temples of Dekka, and Moharaka. Lunch on board. Sail to Aswan while dining and overnight on board. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner Day 8: Lake Nasser Cruise – Transfer to Luxor Check Out in Aswan after breakfast, then Visit the Kalabsha temple, Beit El Wali and the Kiosk of Kertassi. Then transfer from Aswan to Luxor about 03 hours driving. Overnight in Luxor. Meals: Breakfast Day 9: Luxor Sightseeing Tours After breakfast, you will be picked up by your tour guide to visit Karnak and Luxor Temples in the East bank. Transfer back to your hotel and overnight in Luxor Meals: Breakfast Day 10: Luxor – Fly Back Home After breakfast, transfer to Luxor international Airport for final departure. Meals: Breakfast Accommodation Movenpick Prince Abbas Lake Nasser Cruise Movenpick Royal Lily Nile Cruise Sonesta St. George Hotel Luxor

$2081 Cultural & Theme Tours

Ancient Egypt 14 nights from London to Luxor and Lake Nasser Cruise

Day 1 Monday - Luxor: Depart the UK to Luxor. You will be met upon arrival and transferred to your chosen Hotel. Overnight in Luxor.Day 2 Valley of the Kings: Visit The Valley of the Kings. From here visit the impressive Temple of Hatshepsut.then the Colossi of Memnon. Overnight Luxor.Day 3 Luxor Temples: Start your tour to visit the Temple of Karnak  and the Temple of Luxor. Overnight LuxorDay 4 Thu Nile Cruise Ship: The morning can be spent at leisure to roam Aswan some more or alternatively join the optional excursion to see more of the West bank. The Queens Valley, Madinet Habu Temple, Ramesseum, Deir El Madina. Back to your hotel in Luxor.Day 5 Nile Cruise: Enjoy Sailing in the River Nile. Overnight on boardDay 6 Edfu and Kom Ombo: Visit to the Temple of Horus at Edfu. The cruise continues upstream to Kom Ombo where there is a late afternoon visit to the Ptolemaic Temple dedicated to the gods Haroeris and Sobek. Arrive Aswan where you will remain for two nights.Day 7 Aswan tour, Felucca ride.  Sightseeing includes a visit to the High Dam, the Old Granite Quarries, the Unfinished Obelisk and then by boat to the Temple of Philae. Lunch, then a Felucca traditional Egyptian sailing boat for your included cruise down the Nile and around the picturesque Kitchener Island before returning for dinner.Day 8 - Monday13:00 Check-In., 13:00 Lunch on board, 17:00 Tea Time, 20:00 Dinner On Board, OverNight at Aswan.Day 9 – Tuesday08:00 Visit KALABSHA Temples, 10:30 Sail to WADI EL SEBOUA, 13:00 Lunch on Board, 17:00 Tea Time, 19:15 Cocktail Party, 20:00 Dinner on Board. OverNight at Wadi ElSeboua.Day 10 – Wednesday08:00 Visit WADI EL SEBOUA Temples, 10:30 Sail to AMADA, 16:00 Visit AMADA (Amada + Derr + Tomb of Pennut), 21:30 Nubian Show (by the Staff). OverNight at AMADA.Day 11 – Thursday06:30 Sail to KASR IBRIM, 08:45 Over View Kasr Ibrim (15 Minutes for photos only From Sundeck), 2:15 Abu Simbel Temple Panorama (15 Minutes for photos Only from Sundeck), 12:30 Visit Abu Simbel Temple, 20:00 Optional Visit to Sound & Light Show, Overnight at Abu Simbel.Day 12 - Friday: Transfer to Abu Simbel airport for the flight to Cairo. On arrival transfer to your hotel for a stay of 3 nights.Days 13-14 Cairo: Cairo is must for anyone. A representative will be on hand to help you make the most of this vibrant city with a host of optional excursions to book including the Egyptian Museum with its fabulous treasures of Tutankhamun. Away from the city center there is the magnificent Great Pyramids and Sphinx of Giza.Day 15 Cairo: Morning at leisure before transferring to the airport for the return flight to the London Heathrow

$1472 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Private 9-Night Cairo: Nile Cruise, Pyramids, Luxor with 5-Star Hotels

Day 1: Cairo (no meals)Your representative meet you at Cairo airport, You'll transfer to your 5-star hotel in a private, air-conditioned vehicle.Day 2: Cairo (B, L)breakfast at your hotel, the first stop is Saqqara, home to the oldest of the pyramids,  After lunch, you'll visit the famous Giza Pyramids, , before taking a close-up look at the Sphinx, and exploring the Valley Temple.Day 3: Cairo – Luxor (B, L, D)After breakfast, you'll transfer to Cairo airport to catch a flight to Luxor. On arrival, you'll travel to your luxury Nile cruise ship in an air-conditioned vehicle, checking in in time for lunch on board. After lunch, visit the East Bank, and the massive temple complex of Karnak, as well as Luxor Temple. On board the ship, enjoy afternoon tea, a belly dance show, and dinner.Day 4: Luxor – Edfu (B, L, D)After breakfast on board, visit the West Bank of Luxor, . You'll visit the Valley of the Kings, and explore three classic royal tombs , before driving to the vast cliff-cut Temple of Hatshepsut, and embarking for Edfu. Enjoy lunch, afternoon tea, the captain's welcome cocktail party, dinner, and dancing on board.Day 5: Edfu – Kom Ombo (B, L, D)Enjoy breakfast on board before disembarking for a horse and carriage ride to Edfu Temple, and a tour of its mighty pylons and courtyards. After lunch on board, set sail for Kom Ombo, , dinner, and overnight on board.Day 6: Kom Ombo – Aswan (B, L, D)After breakfast, you'll visit Kom Ombo Temple,  before setting sail for Aswan. Enjoy lunch on board in Aswan, then experience the highlights of Aswan: the Aswan High Dam, the unfinished Obelisk, the Temple of Philae, and a felucca sailing boat ride around Elephantine Island. Day 7: Aswan – Cairo (B)Disembark after breakfast for your transfer to Aswan airport, you'll fly to Cairo and transfer to your hotel. T, or opt for an optional day tour out of Aswan to the temples built by Ramses II at Abu Simbel.Day 8: Alexandria Day tour (B, L)Breakfast, board a private, for the 3-hour drive to Alexandria. Discover Egypt's second city and its ancient heritage, including the Catacombs, Pompey's Pillar, the Royal Palace of King Farouk, and the Bibliotheca Alexandrina.Day 9: City Tour (B, L)Breakfast, meet your guide to drive to the Egyptian Museum, including the famous death mask of Tutankhamen , you'll discover medieval Cairo, including the Coptic Christian Hanging Church, Khan el-Khalili bazaar, and Sharia al-Muizz li-Din Allah Street. Overnight in Cairo. Day 10: Departure (B)Breakfast transfer to Cairo airport for your international flight.