Travel Trails Tours Fabulous Egypt $

This journey through Egypt packs in the best of culture and adventure in 11 energetic days. Explore the ancient sites along the Nile and discover the most famous of them all, the Great Pyramids of Giza. Embrace the culture and meet remarkable people as you sample some traditional fare with a Nubian family in a local village. Feel the buzz of vibrant bazaars in Aswan and Luxor, but still manage to relax and watch life unfold as you sail the Nile in a traditional felucca

Day 1: SUNDAY. CAIRO

Arrive and transfer to your hotel. No meals

Day 2: MONDAY. CAIRO

Full day guided tour to the Egyptian museum, Citadel and Khan Kalily bazaars. Over night Cairo  (B)

Day 3: TUESDAY. CAIRO - ASWAN

Morning guided tour to the pyramids and Sphinx. In the afternoon we will get our transfer to Giza train station to get our first class seating train to Aswan. (B)

Day 4: WEDNESDAY. ASWAN

Arrive and transfer to your hotel. Free morning to explore Aswan, or having the (option to visit High Dam, unfinished Obelisk and Philae temple) In the afternoon we will have a felucca ride around Aswan islands. Overnight Aswan (B)

Day 5: THURSDAY. ASWAN

Free morning to explore Aswan markets or have the opportunity to visit the magnificent temple of Abu Simble (OPTION) In the afternoon we will enjoy dinner with a Nubian local family, in one of the most breathtaking village in Aswan, knowing their customs and traditions. (BD)

Day 6: FRIDAY. ASWAN – FELUCCA

After breakfast we will get our transfer to our feluccas, where we will spend the night on board the felucca. (BLD)

Day 7: SATURDAY. FELUCCA - LUXOR

Early arrival to Kom Ombo, after breakfast we will have the opportunity to visit Kom Ombo temple, the only temple dedicated to two Gods in Egypt. Later we will get our transfer to Luxor. On the way to Luxor we will stop by Edfu temple one of the most preserved temples in Egypt; we will have the opportunity to visit the temple. Arrive Luxor and check min your hotel. In the afternoon we will get our horse drawn carriages to Karnak temple for a guided tour. Overnight Luxor (B)

Day 8: SUNDAY. LUXOR

We have the opportunity to enjoy a balloon ride over the west bank. (Option) Early crossing to the west bank for our donkey ride to Valley of the Kings There we will meet our Egyptologist for a guided tour. Later and on the way back we will stop by Colossi of Memnon. Later in the afternoon we have the opportunity to see Luxor by night on horse drawn carriages and enjoy dinner with locals. (Option) Overnight Luxor (B)

Day 9: MONDAY. LUXOR - CAIRO

Free morning to explore Luxor market, later in the after noon we will get our transfer to Luxor station to get our first class seating train to Cairo. (B)

Day 10: TUESDAY. CAIRO

Arrive Cairo and transfer to our hotel. Free time in Cairo to enjoy your last minute shopping
Overnight Cairo (B)

Day 11: WEDNESDAY. CAIRO

Tour ends after breakfast. (B)

 

Inclusions:

  • Travel Trails Tours tour Guide escorting group at all time
  • Arrival Transfer
  • All transfers as per itinerary
  • All accommodation in 3 stars hotel
  • All meals as per itinerary
  • Including sites (Pyramids, Museum, Citadel, Valley of the Kings, Karnak)
  • First class seating train Cairo – Aswan, Luxor - Cairo
  • Over night Felucca – Aswan – Kom Ombo
  • Donkey ride to the Valley of the Kings
  • Horse drawn carriages to Karnak
  • Felucca ride around Aswan islands
  • Nubian dinner with a local family

Exclusions:

  • International flight tickets
  • Visas
  • Extra meals more than listed as part of the itinerary
  • Personal needs
  • Abu Simbel
  • Balloon ride
  • Sites at Aswan
  • Kom Ombo temple
  • Edfu temple
  • Luxor by night
  • Memphis, Saqqara, bent and red pyramid
  • High Dam, unfinished Obelisk and Philae temple
  • Departure Transfer
  • Any item not specified in the “Inclusions”.
  • Alcoholic & non-alcoholic beverages
  • Any transfers not mentioned in the attached detailed itinerary.
  • Any sightseeing not mentioned in the attached detailed itinerary.
  • Travel insurance.
  • Gratuities
  • Telephone calls
  • Personal item