Day 1 Cairo Arrive at any time. Arrival transfer included.
Your tipping kitty will be collected as this time (please refer to the "tipping" section of these notes for more information).
Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
Day 2 Cairo/Aswān (1B) Explore the Pyramids of Giza and visit the Sphinx. Opt to take a camel ride in Giza. Visit the Cairo Museum before boarding the overnight train to Aswan.
Great Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx Tour
Overnight train (beds) (12.00 hour(s))
Day 3 Aswān (1B, 1D) Arrive in Aswan, wander the town before an included felucca cruise on the Nile takes you to a Nubian village.
Our train is due to arrive in Aswan early in the morning but, as ever, we should be prepared for "Egypt time"!
Boat ride to Nubian Village with Traditional Meal
Day 4 Aswān/Luxor (1B) Free morning to allow for an optional visit to Abu Simbel. In the afternoon, transfer along the Nile by bus to Luxor.
Private Vehicle (3.00 hour(s), 200km)
Day 5 Luxor (1B) Enjoy an early morning visit to the Valley of the Kings, including a camel ride and walking tour of Karnak temple.
Colossi of Memnon Visit
Valley of the Kings, Temple of Hatshepsut, and Colossi of Memnon Visit
Karnak Temple Visit
Day 6 Luxor (1B) Free day in Luxor to explore. Time to visit the Luxor temple or the Mummification Museum. Opt to visit the Luxor Community Education Center.
Day 7 Luxor/Hurghada (1B) Travel day to Hurghada, located on the coast of the Red Sea.
Private Vehicle (4.00-5.00 hours, 320km)
Day 8 Hurghada (1B, 1L) Enjoy a snorkelling tour in one of the world's top destinations, the Red Sea.
Red Sea Snorkelling Tour
Day 9 Hurghada (1B) Opt for a final group dinner.
Day 10 Hurghada/Cairo (1B) Fly to Cairo. The trip ends upon arrival at the airport. Please book onward travel any time after 1pm.
Departure Day (Activities)
Plane (1.00 hour(s))