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658

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Staffing: Services of Representatives, services of Egyptologists.
Transport: Private air-conditioned transport, private Nile cruise boat, first class sleeper train, horse drawn carriage, and donkeys.
Activities: Donkey ride to the Valley of the Kings.
Accommodation: 1 night tourist class hotels, 4 nights on board of 5 star cruise boat, 2 nights 1st class sleeper train.
Meals: As per itinerary (B- Breakfast, L-Lunch, D-Dinner). Breakfast is provided on every day of the tour, Please allow US$10-15 per day for additional meals.
Entrance Fees: Included for all sites listed as part of the itinerary. Egypt also has a wealth of other historical sites and museums which you may wish to visit. If you intend visiting a wide range of different sites you should allow up to approx. US$275 for this.
Tipping: To avoid embarrassment and save your money all tours operate a tipping kitty. Please allow US$18 - 27 per week of the tour for this.  
Itinerary (7 nights / 8 days)
Day 1: Cairo

Meet & assist at the airport, and check into your hotel. Later we enjoy Sound & Light Show at Pyramids plateau (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. Then you will be escorted to see the treasures of the famous Egyptian Museum antiques which exhibit a collection now over 120.000 masterpieces ranges from pre-dynastic era, Pharaonic era to the Greco-roman period in Egypt Overnight sleeper train to Luxor. (BD) Approx 3 hrs drive and 13 hrs train journey.

Day 3: Luxor

Arrive in Luxor and transfer to our Nile Cruise boat. A few hours free to explore the town before an afternoon ride to Karnak temple by horse drawn carriage for a guided tour. Overnight Luxor. (BLD)

Day 4: Nile Cruise

Rising early we cross the Nile to ride donkeys to the Valley of the Kings. After lunch we set off on our cruise to Esna. Overnight Esna. (BLD)

Day 5: Esna – Edfu - Kom Ombo

We sail south to Edfu where we visit the temple of Horus before continuing our cruise to Kom Ombo where we visit this beautiful riverside temple. Overnight Kom Ombo. (BLD)

Day 6: Kom Ombo - Aswan

We continue our journey to Aswan; the day is free to explore this beautiful town. Later in the afternoon we take amazing felucca ride to explore the temple of Isis on Philae Island (Optional). (BLD)

Day 7: Aswan

Today we disembark from our cruise. There is an opportunity to visit the famed temples of Abu Simbel. This afternoon we board the first class sleeper train for our return journey to Cairo. (BD)

Day 8: Cairo

Transfer to the hotel. Tour ends on arrival to the hotel (B)

658 $ Per Person (Min 2 Clients)

Price includes:
•    Airport arrival transfer
•    1 night tourist class hotel
•    4 nights onboard a 5 star Nile cruise boat
•    2 night 1st class sleeper train
•    Sightseeing excursions as per itinerary, this does not include optional excursions
•    Entrance fees for sites listed as part of the itinerary (excluding option excursions)
•    Donkeys ride to the Valley of the Kings
Price does not include:
•    International flights and taxes
•    Visa costs
•    Insurance
•    Border Taxes
•    Drinks, tips, laundry and other items of a personal nature
•    Meals other than those listed
•    Abu Simbel tour
•    Departure transfers
•    Tipping Kitty
The itinerary and supplementary information has been compiled with care and provided in good faith. However it may be subject to change, and does not form part of a contract between the client and Royal Dream Tours.

  • Day 8

    Itinerary (7 nights / 8 days)
    Day 1: Cairo

    Meet & assist at the airport, and check into your hotel. Later we enjoy Sound & Light Show at Pyramids plateau (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. Then you will be escorted to see the treasures of the famous Egyptian Museum antiques which exhibit a collection now over 120.000 masterpieces ranges from pre-dynastic era, Pharaonic era to the Greco-roman period in Egypt Overnight sleeper train to Luxor. (BD) Approx 3 hrs drive and 13 hrs train journey.

    Day 3: Luxor

    Arrive in Luxor and transfer to our Nile Cruise boat. A few hours free to explore the town before an afternoon ride to Karnak temple by horse drawn carriage for a guided tour. Overnight Luxor. (BLD)

    Day 4: Nile Cruise

    Rising early we cross the Nile to ride donkeys to the Valley of the Kings. After lunch we set off on our cruise to Esna. Overnight Esna. (BLD)

    Day 5: Esna – Edfu - Kom Ombo

    We sail south to Edfu where we visit the temple of Horus before continuing our cruise to Kom Ombo where we visit this beautiful riverside temple. Overnight Kom Ombo. (BLD)

    Day 6: Kom Ombo - Aswan

    We continue our journey to Aswan; the day is free to explore this beautiful town. Later in the afternoon we take amazing felucca ride to explore the temple of Isis on Philae Island (Optional). (BLD)

    Day 7: Aswan

    Today we disembark from our cruise. There is an opportunity to visit the famed temples of Abu Simbel. This afternoon we board the first class sleeper train for our return journey to Cairo. (BD)

    Day 8: Cairo

    Transfer to the hotel. Tour ends on arrival to the hotel (B)

Season(s) Price(s)
Sun, 08/12/2013 to Tue, 31/12/2013 $1