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Experience Egypt and Nile Cruise

Packages start @ `35555

Duration:

Per Person for 6 Night 7 Days

Holiday Box Type:

Family

Egypt known as the Arab Republic of Egypt is situated in the north-east of Africa crossing though the Sinai Peninsula forms a land bridge with south-west Asia.It is the land of Pyramids and the Pharos and beautiful historic structures. .

WHAT'S INCLUDED

-       2 night accommodation at Pyramids Park hotel Cairo on BB basis.

-       1 night accommodation at Basma hotel Aswan on BB basis.

-       3 night accommodation onboard Royal Ruby cruise on FB basis including sightseeing.

-       Transfers from Airports including A/C Vehicle, our representative, Meet & Assist.

-       Full day Cairo visiting Giza Pyramids, Egyptian museum and Papyrus Institute includes A/C Vehicle, English Speaking Guide and Entrance Fees.

 

 
Once you arrive at Cairo Airport you will take your flight to Aswan, upon arrival at Aswan hotel you will be meeting and assist by Holidays Box representative who will transfer you to your hotel in Aswan for overnight.

After breakfast you will check out of the hotel and transfer to the Nile cruise for check in. Your first excursions will be to the High Dam, which before it was built the Nile would flood annually from the tropical southern rains. After your visit to the dam, you will visit the Temple of Philae and the unfinished Obelisk on the banks of the Nile. This is one of the most peaceful temples in Egypt, built to honor the Goddess Isis. After lunch and afternoon tea on board the cruise, you will spend the afternoon on a felucca ride around Kitchener Island. The felucca is the traditional wooden sailing boats seen on the Nile. Dinner onboard and overnight in Aswan.

Life on board the cruise continues today. After breakfast the boat will sailing to Kom Ombo, here you will visit the shared Temple of Sobek and Haeroris, some of the best preserved ancient temples in the country. The museum attached to these temples is also worth a visit. After the tour it's back to the boat and sailing to Edfu, the boat will dock in Edfu overnight

Day five of your Egyptian Vacation package has you visiting the Temple of Horus in Edfu. Constructed around the time of Ptolemy, it has provided today's archaeologists with a huge amount of information about the development of modern civilization. Once this visit is complete, you will get back on board the boat in time for lunch. Afternoon tea will meld into dinner and there is an Oriental Show called "Gallabia Party" for the evening's entertainment. Overnight in Luxor.

After breakfast on board the boat you will check out and be transferred by luxury van to visit the stunning West Bank of the Nile. The tour will take in famous Valley of the Kings and Queens, home to the tomb of Tutankhamen (or King Tut as he is known to many). Also included on the tour is a visit to the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, a wonderfully preserved temple on the banks of the Nile. We will take you to visit the East bank than you will be transferred by luxury van to Luxor airport to take the flight to Cairo, upon arrival at Cairo airport you will be transferred to your hotel for overnight.

After breakfast you will be picked up for your tour the Giza Plateau where the Pyramids and Sphinx are located, a short distance out of Cairo. This is the highlight of your stay in Cairo visiting this remaining wonder of the ancient world, visiting the major sites as well as the Sphinx. After the Pyramids you will visit the Papyrus institute where a demonstration will introduce you to the art of papyrus making from reeds, a technique discovered by the ancient Egyptian. After your visit your lunch is included at Pyramids Park hotel at the Pyramid area. Your next stop will be the Egyptian museum where the world’s largest and richest collection of Egyptian Antiquities can be seen. It has 120,000 items, with a representative amount on display, the remainder in storerooms. It houses the world’s largest Collection of Pharaonic antiquities, and many treasures of King Tutankhamen.

After breakfast you will check out and transfer to Cairo international airport to take your flight to your final destination.We hope you enjoyed your Egypt Vacation from Holidays Box!!!

 

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