The best of ethnic Egypt
Detailed Day Wise Itinerary
DAY 1: Arrive Cairo
On arrival at the Cairo International Airport, meet and assist local guide on board your Coach and and hotel check-in. In the Evening Light & Sound Show at Giza Pyramids. Later Transfer to Indian Restaurant for Dinner & over night stay at the Hotel.
DAY 2: Cairo - Alexandria - Aswan (by train)
Breakfast in the hotel & early morning check-out. Proceed to Alexandria by Coach (Approx. 3h & 30m), arrive the Alexandria City visit the Catacomb, Pompey’s Pillar, and Catadel (from out side view), Fast Food Lunch. After Lunch towards back to Cairo railway station for over night train from (Cairo to Aswan). Dinner on the Board (Hindu Meal) and night stay on the train.
DAY 3: On Nile cruise (Aswan)
Breakfast in the Board the train. On arrival at Aswan Railway Station meet & assist and direct transfer by air conditioned Vehicle to Nile Cruise (Check-in Time 02.00 p.m.). After dropping the luggage, proceed for sightseeing tour of Aswan Dam and the world famous High Dam was an engineering miracle when it was built in the 1960s. It contains 18 times the material used in the Great Pyramids of Cheops. The Dam is 11,811 feet thick at the base and 364 feet tall. Then transfer back to Nile Cruise, lunch on the board the Nile Cruise. After lunch visit to Philae Temple by motor boat. Philae dedicated to Goddess Isis and constructed on the beautiful Island of Philae and back to the Nile Cruise & dinner and over night on Board the Nile Cruise at Aswan. Sail to Kom Ombo.
DAY 4: On Nile cruise
Pack Breakfast & start tour to Abu Simbel by coach (OPTIONAL), and lunch on Board the Nile Cruise. In the afternoon sail to Kom Ombo, visiting Kom Ombo Temple. The temple of Kom Ombo is unique in one respect, it is dedicated to two Gods, and the entire temple holds two perfectly symmetrical sections. The sanctuary to the left is dedicated to the faicon- headed sky God Harwer (also written Haroeris), or Horus the elder and his family. Where you will find that, while the stone differs from that of all the other temples perhaps because it was cover. Back to Nile Cruise & dinner, and overnight stay at Nile Cruise. Sail to Edfu.
DAY 5: On Nile cruise
Breakfast on the Board. On arrival at Edfu Temple. visit Edfu Temple with Egyptologist. Edfu was the 2nd Nome of Upper Egypt and the centre of the cult of a triad of Gods, which consisted of Horus of Behdet, Hathor, and their son, edfu was known as “Apollo polis Magna” because the Greeks identified Horus with their God Apollo, the work of construction began during the reign of Ptolemy III (about 237 BC) and was finished during the regin of Ptolemy IV. Lunch on Board, the Nile Cruise, and sail to Luxor according to the opening of Esna Lock. In the afternoon visiting the East Bank Covering of Luxor including:- Karnak and Luxor Temple, Dinner & Overnight on Board, the Nile Cruise.
DAY 6: At Luxor - Hurghada (Red sea)
Breakfast on board the Nile Cruise & check-out, and direct transfer by air conditioned vehicle for Visiting the West Bank Covering of Luxor including:- Valley of the Kings, Also see the Hatshepsut Temple, Colossi of Memnon, after sightseen visit the Alabaster Factory, & local lunch. Then transfer to Hurghada (Safaga. Near : RED SEA) on private coach. On arrive at Hurghada ( Safaga ) Resort & check – in, dinner in the Resort and over night stay at the Hurghada Resort.
DAY 7: Hurghada – Cairo
Breakfast on the Resort. Day free for Leisure Lunch & Dinner at Resort. Overnight stay at Resort.
DAY 8: At Hurghada
Breakfast on the Resort. Free at leisure. 12:00 p.m. check – out & 13:00 p.m. lunch at the Resort, then transfer to Cairo on private coach. On arrive Cairo city, proceed to Indian Restaurant for dinner & over night stay at the Cairo Hotel.
DAY 9: Cairo - India
After Breakfast check- out Hotel proceed for Cairo City tour. Visit to Giza Pyramids of Cheops , Sphinx, Panoramic View of Pyramids, Egyptian Museum. After Lunch transfer to Cairo Airport for your flight back to india.