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Egypt In Style

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  • Day 9

    Itinerary (8 nights / 9 days)
    Day 1: Cairo

    Meet & assist at the airport, check into your hotel, the Sofitel hotel. Later this evening enjoy your Dinner on board of the Maxim floating restaurant with oriental show and belly dance (Optional). Overnight hotel. (No Meals)
    Day 2: Cairo
    In the morning we visit the Great Pyramids at Giza plateau which is one of the seven wonders of the ancient world including the Great Pyramid of Cheops, middle pyramids of Chephren and the little one of Mykerinos and mysterious Sphinx, the Father of Terror for the ancient pharaohs. Overnight hotel. (BD)
    Day 3: Cairo
    After breakfast you we be escorted to See the treasures of the famous Egyptian Museum antiques which exhibits a collection now over 120.000 masterpieces ranges from pre-dynastic era, Pharaonic era to the Greco-roman period in Egypt and visit the Citadel with its commanding views over Cairo. This afternoon we travel through the Nile Delta to Alexandria on the Mediterranean. (BD) Approx 3 hrs driving
    Day 4: Alexandria
    A full day guided tour to visit the Catacombs, Pompey's Pillar, and Roman Theatre. In the late afternoon we drive back to Cairo to board the overnight sleeper train to Aswan. (BD) Approx 3 hrs drive and 13 hrs train journey.
    Day 5: Aswan
    Arrive early in Aswan and transfer to our 5 star sailing boat ( Rihana Dahabya)l, we have launch on board. Later in the afternoon we take a boat ride to the temple of Isis on Philae Island. (BLD)
    Day 6: Dahabiya
    We take the early morning flight to the magnificent temples of Abu Simbel. There is always something to see, whether it is donkeys working in the fields or children playing in the water on the edge of the river. We stop to visit the riverside temple at Kom Ombo. Sail to al Ramady Island. Overnight beside al Ramady Island. (BLD)
    Day 7: Dahabiya
    Continue sailing along the Nile to Luxor, stopping along the way to visit the Temple of Hours in Edfu. Overnight in Luxor West bank. (BLD)
    Day 8: Luxor
    Rise early to visit the amazing tombs at the Valley of the Kings. We also visit Hatshepsut’s temple, the Workers Village and the amazing Colossi of Memnon before we return to Luxor and check into Sonesta Hotel. In the afternoon we take horse-drawn carriages along the riverfront to the magnificent Karnak Temple, where we have a guided tour around the site. The rest of the day is free. (BD)
    Day 9: Cairo
    A morning flight back to Cairo. Tour Ends upon arrival.

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Sat, 11/04/2015 to Thu, 31/12/2015 $1