8-Day Egypt Tour By Locals: Uncover the Treasures of the Pharaohs
Embark on our 8-day Egypt tour by locals and immerse yourself in the captivating history, culture, and wonders of this ancient land. From the iconic Pyramids of Giza to the temples of Luxor and the splendors of Aswan, this adventure promises to captivate your imagination and leave you with lasting memories. With insight from our knowledgeable local guides, embrace Egypt’s hidden treasures, meet its friendly people, and truly experience the magic of this extraordinary destination.
Details of the 8-Day Egypt Tour By Locals
- Duration: 8 Days / 7 Nights
- Tour Location: Cairo / Giza / Aswan / Abu Simbel / Luxor
- Tour Availability: Available Everyday
- Pickup & Drop Off: Cairo Airport
- Tour Type: Private
The Highlights of the 8-day Egypt Tour By Locals
- Giza Pyramids Complex
- Cairo’s Citadel
- The Egyptian Museum
- Old Islamic Cairo Attractions
- Khan El Khalili Bazaar
- Pick-up service at Cairo Airport.
- 5* hotel in Cairo.
- 5* hotel in Luxor.
- 5* hotel in Aswan.
- Lunch Meals During Your Tours.
- Flight tickets (Cairo – Aswan).
- Flight tickets (Luxor – Cairo).
- Egyptologist tour guides all over the tour.
- All transportation with a private A.C car
- Entering fees for all the sightseeing on the itinerary.
- 1st class train tickets from Aswan to Luxor.
- All Service Charges and taxes.
Detailed itinerary of the 8-day Egypt Tour By Locals
Day 1: Arrival in Cairo – Welcome to Egypt!
Arrive in bustling Cairo, where our local guide will greet you with a warm welcome. Transfer to your hotel and relax after your journey, taking in the vibrant atmosphere of the city.
Day 2: Cairo – Ancient Wonders and Cultural Delights
Begin your day with a visit to the magnificent Egyptian Museum, home to an extensive collection of ancient artifacts, including the treasures of Tutankhamun. Discover the historic treasures of Cairo as you explore the Citadel of Saladin and the awe-inspiring Mosque of Muhammad Ali. Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of Cairo’s bustling Khan El Khalili Bazaar, and dive into the local culture and heritage.
Day 3: Giza – Pyramids and Sphinx
Embark on an unforgettable journey to the Giza Plateau, where the legendary Pyramids of Giza rise majestically from the desert sands. Marvel at the Great Pyramid of Khufu, the Pyramid of Khafre, and the Pyramid of Menkaure. Stand in awe before the enigmatic Sphinx, a symbol of mystique and ancient power.
Day 4: Luxor – The Ancient Capital of Thebes
Fly to Luxor, known as Thebes in ancient times, and explore the fascinating Valley of the Kings. Uncover the secrets hidden within the tombs of pharaohs, such as Tutankhamun and Ramses II. Discover the grandeur of the Temple of Hatshepsut, a tribute to the only female pharaoh of Egypt. Visit the Colossi of Memnon, towering guardians of the past, before checking in to your Luxor hotel.
Day 5: Luxor – Temples and Karnak
Immerse yourself in the ancient wonders of Luxor by visiting the Temples of Karnak. Marvel at the immense columns and hypostyle hall, and learn about the fascinating myths and legends that surround these historic sites. Explore the beautiful Luxor Temple, dedicated to the god Amun, with its imposing pylon and stunning statues. Afterward, take a relaxing felucca boat ride along the Nile, enjoying the serene beauty of Egypt’s lifeline.
Day 6: Aswan – Nubian Splendor
Journey to Aswan, a city renowned for its relaxed ambiance and stunning natural beauty. Visit the magnificent Philae Temple, dedicated to the goddess Isis and nestled on the picturesque island of Agilkia. Explore the majestic Aswan High Dam and discover the significance of this engineering marvel. In the evening, experience true Nubian hospitality with a traditional dinner and cultural performance.
Day 7: Abu Simbel – Ancient Marvels
Embark on an exciting excursion to the breathtaking temples of Abu Simbel. Marvel at the magnificent statues of Ramses II and the intricate carvings that adorn these incredible structures. Learn about the colossal effort undertaken to relocate the temples, preserving them for future generations to behold. Return to Aswan and enjoy the remainder of the day at your leisure, perhaps strolling along the charming Corniche or exploring local markets.
Day 8: Cairo – Farewell to Egypt
After breakfast, fly back to Cairo and bid farewell to this captivating land. Reflect on your unforgettable journey through ancient wonders and embrace the memories you have created. Our local guide will assist you in transferring to the airport for your departure, filled with a renewed love for Egypt’s rich history and warm hospitality.