This is the trip you are looking for. this amazing classical holy tour covers the holiest Christian places in Egypt in addition to the iconic classical cities of Egypt and a breathtaking Nile cruise adventure. 5 nights Cairo, 1 night Alexandria, and 3 nights Nile cruise between Luxor & Aswan.
DAY 1: Arrive to Cairo international airport, Meet and assist by our representative at the airport, transfer to your Cairo hotel.
DAY 2: After breakfast, visiting the Giza area which including the famous three pyramids Cheops, Chefren, Mecrinos with the sfinx and possibility to ride a camel in the panorama area ,then continue the adventure to Sakkara area to see the first step pyramids of zoser and visiting the tomb of Maryrocka (if it open) .after Sakkara visiting the natural museum of Memphis with the marvelous statue of Ramses the second .back to hotel (over night in Cairo.
DAY 3: After breakfast starting to visit full day city tour the Egyptian museum where the famous mummy rest in peace and the treasure of an Egyptian Pharaohs is and the statue of an ancient school art of old Egypt . Continue the city tour to the Mohamed Ali mosque inside the citadel of Saladino from 11 century with the Turkish Muslim art
After that, start visiting the big bazaar in Cairo (Jan El jalily), and then transfer back to the hotel, over night in Cairo.
DAY 4: After breakfast full day to Coptic churches in cairo such as sant mary church in Matarya , holy old Cairo where we visit the hanging church, Abu serga church (cave of the holy family),and also visit in the same area Ben ezra synagogue .and the Coptic museum .back to hotel over night in Cairo.
DAY 5: Early breakfast then traveling to wady el natron (valley of natron) 120km. from Cairo where the Coptic monasteries still conserving the old building and atmosphere for the old Christian tradition .we visiting the san Bishoy monastery and el Syrian monastery and el Baramos monastery have lunch in one of the monastery and leave to Alexandria city, the Alexandria city 110 km. from El Natron check in and have free night. Overnight at Alexandria
DAY 6: After breakfast visiting Alexandria, the katakomb tomb, the famous modern bibliotheque of Alexandria, Alexandria national museum have lunch in sea view restaurant then the view of Alexandria citadel after that driving back to Cairo over night in Cairo.
DAY 7 : Early breakfast transfer to Cairo airport flight to Luxor upon arrive to Luxor airport transfer to the Nile cruise then starting the adventure visiting Luxor and karnak temples .back to the boat over night in Luxor.
DAY 8: After breakfast visiting west side of Luxor of the Nile where the great valley of kings where the tombs of pharos such as ramese11,tutmoseis111 and about 64 tombs starting from the 18’s dynasty ,after the valley visiting the great temple of city of Habu where the temple of ramses111 is. In the way back to Luxor visiting the gigantic colossi of Memnon statues, back to boat sailing to Esna over night in Edfu. (Esna is small village where the small gate controlling the level of the water is. all the Nile cruises must wait for their turn to cross the gate.
DAY 9: After breakfast visiting the preserved temple of Horus "the god of protection" the best well-preserved temple in Egypt, back to boat sailing to komombo temple all the morning and noon free enjoying the sailing and the Nile view upon arrive to komombo village starting visit the temple of Sobik and Horus) back to the boat sailing to Aswan city .over night in Aswan.
DAY 10: Early wake up to visit Abusimble by bus the breakfast will be on boxes to have it on the road upon arrive Abusemple village visiting the temple of ramses11 and the temple of his wife Nefertari .back to Aswan city to visit the high dam and temple of Philae after the lunch enjoying the optional tour to the Nubian village .transfer to airport flight back to Cairo .for the last night in Egypt.
DAY 11: After breakfast transfer to Cairo international airport for you international flight.
The program includes:
- All transfer in the program.
- B/b on hotel Cairo.
- F/b on the Nile cruise
- B/b on Alexandria
- all the sightseeing mention above
- English or Spanish tour guide
The program excludes:
- the international flight ticket
- the Egyptian visa
- all the tips (for the guides, drivers, hotel and cruise staff.) please note that tipping is customary in Egypt.
- Any tours that was not mentioned in the program.
- All the drinks will be charged as per consumption.