9 Day / 8 Night Cairo Nile Cruise & Hurghada Tour Package

9 Day / 8 Night Cairo Nile Cruise & Hurghada 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 Hurghada in your package itinerary is a must. What a great tour package we offer, takes you to see the top places in Cairo, Luxor & Aswan , then proceeds to Hurghada where the beauty of nature; the magnificent mountains and charming sea. Know more about history & culture in Cairo, Luxor, Aswan and relax later in Hurghada!

Discover the best sights in Cairo, Aswan & Luxor. 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,

Then aboard the Nile Cruise from Aswan to Luxor and discover the ancient wonders of the Nile River. Sailing and enjoying 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

Upon arrival to Cairo Airport our Sharm Smile Tour 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

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 Aswan of one & half hour trip. Upon your arrival to Aswan you will be met by our representative to take you to your hotel to make your check-in. Enjoy relaxation of overnight stay in Aswan.

Day 3

* Breakfast at your hotel then check out. * Visit the High Dam, Unfinished Obelisk and Philae Temple. * 12:00 Board the Nile Cruise. * Lunch on board. * Afternoon Felucca tour around Aswan Islands. * Dinner on board. * Overnight in Aswan.

Day 4

* Breakfast on board. * Morning : Opportunity of optional tour to the Great Temple of Abu Simbel built by the king Ramses II (additional cost). * Noon : Sail to Kom Ombo and visit of Kom Ombo Temple then sail to Edfu. * Lunch on board. * Dinner on board. * Evening: Enjoy the night activities on board. * Overnight in Edfu.

Day 5

* Breakfast on board. * Morning : Visit of Edfu Temple (Horus temple) then Sail to Luxor via Esna Lock. * Lunch on board. * Afternoon : Visit The East Bank of Luxor upon arrival (Karnak Temples and Luxor Temple). * Dinner on board. * Overnight in Luxor.

Day 6

* 8:00am Check-out. * Breakfast on board. * Visit the West Bank of Luxor (Valley of the Kings, Temple of Queen Hatshepsut and the Colossi of Memnon). * Lunch at a nice local restaurant. Then you will be transferred to Hurghada of 2 hour trip where you will make your check-in at a 5 star hotel. The hotel accommodation in Hurghada is based on All Inclusive Basis.

Day 7

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 (8:00-17:00) Giftun Island cruise and snorkeling trip from Hurghada. Enjoy a fantastic day exploring the natural park of Giftun Island and swimming, snorkeling and diving (optional) in the crystal water of the Red Sea. During the day you will have two stops to enjoy the snorkeling on a very beautiful coral reef, then we will take you by a small shuttle boat to the most beautiful, white and sandy beach in Hurghada. Lunch and drinks will be provided on board. Evening ... Enjoy the night activities at your hotel!

Day 8

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 Sharm Smile representative in a tour of 4-hours to discover Hurghada 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 9

After breakfast and making check-out from your hotel you will be transferred to Hurghada domestic airport to fly back to Cairo airport where you will be met by Sharm Smile Tour 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 Sharm Smile Tour Customer Services Department for more details.
* Meet and assist service upon arrival & departure.
* 1 night accommodation in Cairo at 4 star hotel on B&B basis.
* 1 night accommodation in Aswan at 4 star hotel on B&B basis for 1 night.
* 3 nights accommodation on board 5 star cruise on full board basis (3 meals included).
* 3 nights accommodation in Hurghada at 5 star hotel on All Inclusive basis.
* Sightseeing as per itinerary, including entrance fees.
* Professional English speaking Egyptologist tour guides.
* Flight tickets Cairo / Aswan - Hurghada / Cairo.
* All transfers by modern air-conditioned vehicles.
* All service charges and taxes.
* Snorkeling Equipment (masks - fins)
* International airfare.
* Entry visa to Egypt.
* Any optional tours not mentioned above.
* Extra expences
* Tipping for Cruise crew, tour guides and drivers.
* Scuba Diving.
Bring with you!
* Modest dress will be preferred when visiting towns and villages.
* Heavy clothes during the winter season.
* Swimming wear.
* Sunglasses & Sun lotion.
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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.

* 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%.

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

* Itinerary items can be edited upon special requests.

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