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Cultural Delights of Egypt: Cairo, Luxor, and Aswan

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Product Code : AGORA814

Experience the Cultural Delights of Egypt on this immersive 6-day private tour. Delve into the ancient wonders of Cairo, from the iconic Pyramids of Giza to the fascinating Egyptian Museum. Explore the historical treasures of Luxor, including the grand Karnak Temple and the legendary Valley of the Kings. Cruise along the majestic Nile River to Aswan, where you'll encounter the beautiful Philae Temple and soak in the rich cultural heritage of Egypt. Immerse yourself in the captivating history and awe-inspiring beauty of this extraordinary land.

Day 1: Arrival in Cairo

Upon your arrival at Cairo International Airport, you will be greeted by our representative who will assist you with the immigration process and transfer you to your hotel. After check-in, take some time to relax and unwind. Depending on your arrival time, you may have the opportunity to explore the vibrant streets of Cairo, known for its bustling markets and rich history. Immerse yourself in the lively atmosphere and soak up the cultural delights of the city.


Day 2: Cairo City Tour - Pyramids and Egyptian Museum

After breakfast, embark on a full-day tour of Cairo's iconic landmarks. Begin with a visit to the Giza Plateau, where you will encounter the magnificent Pyramids of Giza - the last remaining wonders of the ancient world. Marvel at the grandeur of the Great Pyramid of Khufu, explore the enigmatic Sphinx, and learn about the fascinating history and construction techniques behind these awe-inspiring structures. Continue to the Egyptian Museum, home to an extensive collection of ancient Egyptian artifacts, including the treasures of Tutankhamun. Delve into the captivating history of Egypt as you explore the museum's exhibits.


Day 3: Luxor - East Bank and Karnak Temple (Flight)

Today, catch a domestic flight from Cairo to Luxor, often referred to as the world's greatest open-air museum. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel in Luxor. In the afternoon, embark on a tour of Luxor's East Bank, starting with the magnificent Karnak Temple Complex. Stroll through its vast halls, adorned with impressive columns and intricate carvings, and discover the stories of ancient Egyptian mythology. Afterward, visit Luxor Temple, a stunning temple dedicated to the Theban Triad of Amun, Mut, and Khonsu. Immerse yourself in the rich history and architectural splendor of these ancient sites.


Day 4: Luxor - West Bank and Nile Cruise Embarkation

Begin the day with a visit to Luxor's West Bank, where you will explore the Valley of the Kings. Discover the elaborate tombs of pharaohs, adorned with intricate wall paintings and hieroglyphics. Visit the Temple of Hatshepsut, dedicated to the only female pharaoh, and marvel at its impressive terraces and colonnades. Next, stop at the Colossi of Memnon, two colossal statues representing Pharaoh Amenhotep III. In the afternoon, board a Nile cruise ship and embark on a journey along the Nile River, heading towards Aswan. Settle into your comfortable cabin and enjoy the scenic views as the cruise begins.


Day 5: Kom Ombo and Edfu Temples - Aswan

Today, the cruise ship will make stops at the temples of Kom Ombo and Edfu. First, visit the Temple of Kom Ombo, a unique double temple dedicated to the crocodile god Sobek and the falcon-headed god Horus. Explore its well-preserved halls and learn about the fascinating rituals and beliefs of ancient Egyptians. Continue to Edfu and explore the Temple of Horus, one of the best-preserved temples in Egypt. Admire its intricate carvings and learn about the legends of the falcon god Horus. In the evening, arrive in Aswan and spend the night onboard the cruise ship.


Day 6: Aswan City Tour - Departure

In the morning, disembark from the cruise ship and embark on a tour of Aswan, a city known for its picturesque Nile River setting and historical sites. Visit the beautiful Philae Temple, dedicated to the goddess Isis, which was relocated to Agilkia Island after the construction of the Aswan High Dam. Explore the Unfinished Obelisk, a massive ancient

- Accommodation: Enjoy comfortable stays in well-selected hotels throughout the tour.

- Transportation: Benefit from private transfers between airports, hotels, and attractions, ensuring a seamless travel experience.

- Sightseeing: Explore the must-visit attractions with knowledgeable local guides, including the Pyramids of Giza, Egyptian Museum, Karnak Temple, Valley of the Kings, Philae Temple, and more.

- Nile Cruise: Experience the charm of a Nile River cruise, enjoying scenic views, onboard amenities, and guided excursions to significant sites along the way.

- Meals: Indulge in daily breakfast at the hotels, as well as select meals during the tour to sample authentic Egyptian cuisine.

- Entrance Fees: Gain access to all included attractions and sites, with entrance fees covered.

- Guided Tours: Benefit from informative guided tours at each destination, providing insights into Egypt's rich cultural heritage.

- Airport Transfers: Enjoy hassle-free airport transfers at the beginning and end of the tour.

- International Flights: The tour package does not include international flights to and from Egypt.

- Visa Fees: Travelers are responsible for arranging their own visas for entry into Egypt.

- Optional Activities: Any optional activities or experiences not mentioned in the itinerary are not included and can be arranged at an additional cost.

- Meals: Lunches and dinners (except as specified) are not included, allowing you the flexibility to explore local cuisine on your own.

- Personal Expenses: Expenses of a personal nature, such as souvenirs, additional drinks, laundry, and tips for guides and drivers, are not included.