Ancient Egypt tour (Cairo, Aswan & Luxor / Home)
07 days / 06 Nights
Day One: Arrive at Cairo – Transfer to Cairo Pyramids hotel
Kemet Travel Tour Manager will meet & assist you at Cairo Airport (Arrival procedures), then we will escort you by our exclusive air-conditioned van to Le Meridian Pyramids Hotel (Premium Pyramid view rooms) Check In, Rest of day is free for relaxation, Overnight in Cairo. (Welcome Dinner).
Day Two: Giza Pyramid – Lunch in front of Pyramid – Saqqara – Memphis Ancient City
Breakfast in hotel, free day for leisure, we suggest for you a day tour visiting the Pyramids of Giza, A walking to the Pyramids Plateau through the Old Kingdom tombs of nobles and notables (tomb of khenthaus, a Queen of Menkaure, the builder of the Third Pyramids). As a few of tourism visit these places so we will get a good visceral sense of what Egypt was like in those distant time, then Up on the Plateau,Lunch at an authentic Restaurant faced the Pyramids of Giza. Then the time to visit Saqqara and explore some of the country’s most iconic pyramids and royal tombs. Walk the perimeter of Saqqara’s distinctive step pyramid, which is the oldest Pyramid in Egypt, after that we will visit the open Museum at Memphis city whichwas the ancient capital of Aneb-Hetch, the first nome of Lower Egypt, according to legend related by Manetho, the city was founded by the pharaoh Menes, it was the capital of Egypt during the Old Kingdom, later we will be transferred back to hotel.(Breakfast, Lunch).
Day Three: Egyptian Museum – Lunch in a floating Boat – Citadel – Blue Mosque – Al Muizz Street – Islamic Medieval Architecture – Khan El Khalili
Breakfast hotel, free day for leisure, we suggest for you a day tour to visit the Egyptian Museum Museum to see the great spectacles and great treasures of ancient’s history and golden of King Tut Ankh Amun treasures, , Lunch in a Boat overlooking the Nile, then a time to visit theCitadel of Salah Ed-Din where you have the chance to visit The Blue Mosque of Muhammad Ali Pasha or Alabaster Mosque, after that time tovisit the amazing Al Muizz Street which have the greatest concentration of Islamic medieval architecture , the walking tour will takes us to the oldest Market in Cairo, Khan El Khalili, later you will transfer back to hotel. (Breakfast, Lunch).
Day Four: Transfer to Cairo Airport – Arrive at Aswan– Nile Cruise – Philae Temple – The Nubian Museum – Obelisk – Felucca.
Breakfast in hotel, check out, transfer to Cairo Airport by our A/C Minivan and you will find all assist in Cairo airport by our representative, Arrive at Aswan, Kemet Travel representative will meet & assist you at Aswan Airport (Arrival procedures), then we will escort you by our exclusive air-conditioned van to Check in our MS Five Stars Ms Farah Nile Cruise or Similar, then we will start our tour with an English speaking Egyptology guide to visit Philae Temple is an island in the reservoir of the Aswan Low Dam, downstream of the Aswan Dam and Lake Nasser, Egypt. Philae was originally located near the expansive First Cataract of the Nile in Upper Egypt and was the site of an Egyptian temple complex, The Nubian Museum is an archaeological museum located in Aswan, Upper Egypt. It was built to a design by architect Mahmoud El-Hakim for an estimated construction cost of LE 75 million. The unfinished Obelisk is a tall, four-sided, narrow tapering monument which ends in a pyramid-like shape or pyramid on at the top. These were originally called tekhenu by their builders, the Ancient Egyptians. After Lunch on our cruise we will take a Felucca ride on the Nile River to visit The Elephantine Island , Elephantine is 1,200 meters (3,900 ft) from north to south, and is 400 meters (1,300 ft) across at its widest point. The layout of this and other nearby islands in Aswan can be seen from west bank hillsides along the Nile. The island is located just downstream of the First Cataract, at the southern border of Upper Egypt with Lower Nubia. This region above is referred to as Upper Egypt because it is further up the Nile. The island may have received its name after its shape, which in aerial views is similar to that of an elephant tusk, or from the rounded rocks along the banks resembling elephants. After that we will visit El Nabatat Island or Kitchener’s Island, is a small, oval-shaped island in the Nile at Aswan, Egypt. It is less than a kilometer long and its width is less than ½ a kilometer. The Aswan Botanical Garden is located on the island. Then back to our cruise, Dinner on cruise – Overnight in Aswan. (Breakfast, Dinner & Lunch in Board).
Day Five: Abu Simbel – Lunch – Kom -Ombo – Edfu.
Breakfast in Cruise, Round trip to visit Abu Simbel (Two hours and half to reach the site from Aswan), you then can visit both legend temples of King Ramses & queen Nefertiti (the temple visit time between one and two hours – up to you), back to Aswan, You will be in Aswan around 13.30 pm, Back to our Nile Cruise – Lunch, after Lunch we will start sailing to Kom Ombo or Ombos or Latin: Ambo and Ombi – is an agricultural town in Egypt famous for the Temple of Kom Ombo. It was originally an Egyptian city called Nubt, meaning City of Gold. Nubt is also known as or Nubyt. It became a Greek settlement during the Greco-Roman Period. Then we will Sail to Edfuis an Egyptian city, located on the west bank of the Nile River between Esna and Aswan, with a population of approximately sixty thousand people. Edfu is the site of the Ptolemaic Temple of Horus and an ancient settlement, Tell Edfu. About 5 km north of Edfu are remains of ancient pyramids.Dinner -Overnight in Edfu. (Breakfast, Dinner)
Day Six: Horus Temple in Edfu– Luxor Temple – Karnak Temple – Karnak Sound and Light Show.
Open breakfast buffet in Board. Visit Horus Temple in EdfuThe Temple of Edfu is an Egyptian temple located on the west bank of the Nile in Edfu, Upper Egypt. The city was known in the Hellenistic period as Koine Greek: Ἀπόλλωνοςπόλις and Latin Apollonopolis Magna, after the chief god Horus, who was identified as Apollo under the interpretatio graeca.after temple visit , sail to Luxor , Lunch in Board – arrive in Luxor –Karnak Sound & Light Show. This highly kitsch sound and light show is a 1½-hour Hollywood-style extravaganza that recounts the history of Thebes and the lives of the many pharaohs who built here in honour of Amun, but it is worth a visit particularly for a chance to walk through the beautifully lit temple at night., back to the Nile Cruise to enjoy our dinner with the Band‚ Belly Dancer and the Folkloric Tanoura show “Spin Man”– Overnight in Board (Breakfast, Dinner& Lunch).
Day Seven: West Bank – Valley of The Kings – Hatshepsut Temple – Deir el-Medina– Lunch (Habu City) – Luxor Temple.
After breakfast, we will check out from our Nile Cruise to start our full day tour with an English speaking Egyptologist tour guide by visiting The West Bank.Valley of The Kings: is a valley in Egypt where, for a period of nearly 500 years from the 16th to 11th century BC, rock cut tombs were excavated for the Pharaohs and powerful nobles of the New Kingdom (the Eighteenth to the Twentieth Dynasties of Ancient Egypt). The valley stands on the west bank of the Nile, opposite Thebes (modern Luxor), within the heart of the Theban Necropolis.  The wadi consists of two valleys, East Valley (where the majority of the royal tombs are situated) and West Valley. Then we will visit Queen Hatshepsut Temple, she was the fifth pharaoh of the Eighteenth Dynasty of Egypt. She was the second historically-confirmed female pharaoh, the first being Sobekneferu., Hatshepsut came to the throne of Egypt in 1478 BC, Deir el-Medina, after our visits we will take a lunch at a restaurant in front of Alfa Beta Temple of Habu City with a great view (Habu City is an important New Kingdom period structure in the West Bank of Luxor in Egypt, after lunch Transfer to Luxor airport to take our flight from Luxor to Cairo – end of our services. (Breakfast & Lunch).
Price based on 02 guests in one double room / cabin& One guest in Single room / Cabin
- Per Person in Double Room / Cabin US $1100.00
Price based on 03 guests in one double room / cabin& One guest in Single room / Cabin
- Per Person in Double Room / Cabin US $1000.00
- Per Person in Double Room / Cabin US $1400.00
- All meets & Assists in Cairo, Luxor & Aswan airports, hotel &Cruise Based on Five Stars by Kemet Team.
- Three Night at Le Meridien Hotel – Premium Pyramids View Room including Breakfast and all taxes.
- Welcome Dinner at the first day.
- Four Full days tours in Luxor & Aswan as mentioned in above tour plan and escort with Expert English speaking Egyptology Guide and Private a/c touring Van and including all sites entry fees as in above tour plan .(Philae Temple – The Nubian Museum – Obelisk – Felucca- El Nabatat Island -Elephantine Island -Abu Simbel – Kom Ombo – Edfu – Horus Temple -Karnak Sound and Light Show – West Bank – Valley of The Kings – Hatshepsut Temple – Deir el-Medina – Luxor Temple)
- Three Nights at Five Star Ms Farah Nile Cruise including Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and all taxes.
- Lunch in restaurant in Habu City Overlooking The Temple view.
- Final Departure transfer in private a/c touring Van.
- Any personal expenses.