9 day Egypt Tour By Locals: Unveiling the Mysteries of the Pharaohs
Welcome to Egypt, a land steeped in history and filled with wonders from the ancient world. Embark on a 9-day Egypt Tour by Locals with our local guides and uncover the secrets of the pharaohs, explore magnificent temples, and immerse yourself in the vibrant culture and traditions of this fascinating country. From the iconic Pyramids of Giza to the tranquil banks of the Nile, prepare for an unforgettable adventure through Egypt’s rich past and present.
Details of 9-day Egypt Tour by locals
- Duration: 9 Days / 8 Nights
- Tour Location: Cairo / Giza / Aswan / Abu Simbel / Luxor
- Tour Availability: Available Everyday
- Pickup & Drop Off: Cairo Airport
- Tour Type: Private
- Giza Pyramids
- The Great Sphinx
- Nile Dinner Cruise
- The Egyptian Museum
- Khan El Khalili Bazaar
- Cairo’s Citadel
- Al-Azhar Park
- Islamic Cairo and 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 – Luxor).
- Flight tickets (Aswan – Cairo).
- Local Egyptologist tour guides.
- 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 9-day Egypt Tour by locals
Day 1: Arrival in Cairo – Welcome to the Land of Pharaohs
Upon arrival at Cairo International Airport, our friendly local guide will greet you and assist you with the transfer to your hotel. Take some time to relax and settle in, and then venture out to explore the bustling capital city at your leisure.
Day 2: Cairo – Ancient Treasures and Islamic Splendors
Begin your day with a visit to the renowned Egyptian Museum, home to an extensive collection of artifacts, including the treasures of Tutankhamun. Continue to the historic Islamic Cairo district, where you’ll explore ancient mosques, walk through bustling bazaars, and visit the beautiful Citadel of Saladin. End the day with a magical sunset view from the historic Al-Azhar Park.
Day 3: Giza – Pyramids, Sphinx, and the Solar Boat Museum
Today, venture to the Giza Plateau to marvel at the magnificent Pyramids of Giza, including the Great Pyramid of Khufu. Stand in awe before the iconic Sphinx, an enigmatic guardian of ancient mysteries. In the evening, enjoy a traditional Egyptian dinner while cruising along the Nile River.
Day 4: Luxor – Temples of Thebes
Fly to Luxor, known as Thebes in ancient times, and begin your exploration of the East Bank. Visit the awe-inspiring Karnak Temple complex, where the grand Hypostyle Hall and towering obelisks will leave you in awe. Continue to the magnificent Luxor Temple, a beautifully preserved temple right in the heart of the city. Check into your Luxor hotel and relax for the evening.
Day 5: Luxor – Valley of the Kings and the Temple of Hatshepsut
Delve into the mysteries of the West Bank as you visit the famed Valley of the Kings. Explore the tombs of ancient pharaohs, adorned with intricate hieroglyphics and vibrant artwork. Admire the stunning Temple of Hatshepsut, dedicated to the only female pharaoh of Egypt. Conclude the day with a visit to the Colossi of Memnon, colossal statues guarding the entrance to the Theban Necropolis.
Day 6: Aswan – Nubian Heritage and Philae Temple
Take a scenic drive to Aswan and visit the beautiful Philae Temple, dedicated to the goddess Isis. Explore this picturesque island sanctuary and marvel at the intricate carvings and stunning architecture. Enjoy a leisurely boat ride on a traditional felucca as you soak in the serene beauty of the Nile. In the evening, immerse yourself in Nubian culture with a visit to the traditional Souq.
Day 7: Abu Simbel – Temples of Ramses II
Embark on an early morning excursion to the extraordinary temples of Abu Simbel, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Marvel at the colossal statues of Ramses II and admire the intricate carvings that tell the stories of ancient victories and deities. Return to Aswan and spend the remainder of the day at your own pace, perhaps exploring the local markets or enjoying a peaceful stroll along the Nile.
Day 8: Aswan – Unforgettable Nubian Village Visit
Embark on a fascinating cultural experience with a visit to a Nubian village. Interact with friendly locals, learn about their customs and traditions, and enjoy an authentic lunch prepared by the villagers. Get a glimpse into their daily lives and participate in traditional activities. Return to Aswan and spend the evening at your leisure, savoring the beauty of the city.
Day 9: Cairo – Farewell to Egypt
Bid farewell to Aswan as you fly back to Cairo. Spend your final day exploring the city’s vibrant neighborhoods, souvenir shopping in local markets, or relaxing in a café. In the evening, indulge in a farewell dinner where you can reflect on your incredible journey through ancient Egypt.
Embark on our 9-day Egypt Tour By Locals and immerse yourself in the wonders of this ancient land. From the iconic Pyramids of Giza to the tranquil temples of Luxor and the vibrant markets of Cairo, this unforgettable journey promises to captivate your senses and leave you with lasting memories. With the expertise of our knowledgeable local guides, uncover the hidden treasures of Egypt and experience the rich history, culture, and hospitality of this extraordinary destination.