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12 Nights Cairo - Luxor - Nile Dahabeya boat - Abo simbel

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What to Expect
Day 1: airport pickup, transfer to your historic hotel with fantastic views of the pyramids. [No meals] 

Day 2:Tour the Giza Plateau, Explore the interior of one of these legendary pyramids. Ride Like a Local on camel back and continue to the Solar Boat Museum, Then, view the Great Sphinx, then continue your tour in the Egyptian history and visit The Red Pyramid, Dahshur necropolis in Giza. [B]

Day 3: Drive to Sakkara, then visit the Museum of Egyptian Antiquities,Enter the fascinating Mummy Room, featuring the remains of ancient Egypt’s pharaohs and nobility. [B]

Day 4: Flight to Luxor , East bank tour then check in your hotel. [B]

Day 5:you will be taken to Dendera and Abeydos , you will be drive back to your hotel in Luxor. [B]

Day 6: visit the West Bank of Luxor, explore three tombs (please note that an extra fee is payable for a visit to King Tutankhamen's Tomb or Seti 1 ), Temple of Hatshepsut then visit Habo templeB]

Day 7: Departure to Esan, Visit of the temple. Welcome aboard, embarkation. Lunch on board. sailing to the rhythm of the wind.  overnight in El Hegz.[B, L, D]

Day 8: a daily discovery of Egypt visit Edfu temple, a trip to the villages of Karabla and Zeniga , return to the boat, lunch . At the end of the day, visit the Silsila quarries,Bivouac in front of the temple lit in the evening and barbecue (Magic place)! [B, L, D]

Day 9:  wander through a palm grove on the heights of the Nile between the river and the desert, a path of paradise, between date palms, palm trees and small hand-grown gardens And navigation. Arrived at the end of the day in Kom Ombo, We visit the temple  Small sailing near the town of Daraw. [B, L, D]

Day 10: we visit the city of Daraw where we will find the typical market.  Small sailing to Balouli Island, a beautiful sandy beach for swimming in the Nile. Then we continue towards Aswan. [B, L, D]

Day 11 : Early morning departure to Abu Simbel Lunch on the boat. At sunset, departure of the boat to visit Sound and Light show of Philae Temple and overnight in Aswan.[B, L, D]

Day 12: Transfer to Aswan airport to catch your flight to Cairo. arrival, then walk from Bab el-Fotouh to Khan el-Khalili Bazaar, where tightly packed stalls display everything from spices and leather goods to jewelry and birds. Explore the Mosque and Madrasa of Sultan Hassan, built in 1356, and among the finest examples of early Mamluk architecture.. Check in and overnight in Cairo. [B]

Day 13: After Breakfast transfer to Cairo airport for your international flight. [B]
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Important Information
Departure Point
Cairo airport
12 days
Return Details
Cairo airport
  • 3 nights in Giza on bed and breakfast basis. Marriott Mena House Hotel Pyramids view room on the First stay.
  • 2 nights in Luxor on bed and breakfast basis. Stigenberger Nile palace Nile view room.
  • 5 nights' accommodation in Dahabia Nile boat, full board basis.
  • 1 night in Cairo on bed and breakfast basis. – Le Meridian airport hotel on the second stay
  • Meals as per program (B) breakfast, (L) lunch, (D) dinner)
  • All transfers and transportation for tours by AC Vans.
  • speaking guide
  • Local taxes and service charges.
  • Abo simbel temple
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Bottled water
  • International airfare.
  • Visa, Departure & airport taxes and fees.
  • Passport and visa services & fees.
  • Beverages with meals.
  • Meals other than mentioned above.
  • Tips to drivers, guides and escorts.
  • Any tour or transportation services on days stated as free days.
  • Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone, taxi, excess baggage etc.
  • Travel insurance and optional tours.
  • some hotels don't accept triple rooms in that case you should pay single room supplement for the third person
  • New Year Gala Dinner or Xmas Eve dinner (it is compulsory at most of the hotels)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • some hotels don't accept triple rooms in that case you should pay single room supplement for the third person
  • New Year Gala Dinner or Xmas Eve dinner (it is compulsory at most of the hotels)
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.


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By: Vacations To Go Travel
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Mumbai, India
Very nice
The travel time from Cairo to Alexandria is about 2.5 hours.we travelled with Travco company booked through Thomas
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M Usman
We chose the 5 star package and it was VIP all the way. Great guides, great accommodation, great food. The guides
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Brisbane, Australia
8 Day Nile Jewel, Cairo and Nile Cruise.
Vacations To Go did exactly as they described, often trouble shooting issues not of their making (late flights).
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Parker, Colorado
Fantastic trip, Fantastic travel agency
We booked our trip directly with Vacations to Go travel, and couldn’t have been more pleased. Walaa and Magdy at
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Steam Ship Sudan - Incredible
Loved every minute of our cruise from Aswan to Luxor. The ship was amazing, the food fantastic and the shore
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Atlanta, Georgia
Really Happy with Vacations to Go
We are really happy with Vacations to Go (the local Cairo-based tour agency, not to be confused with the online
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Shawn H
10 Day Egypt Tour
The experience was spectacular... The accommodations and tours were perfect... Everything we could have asked
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Awe inspiring trip and a Lifetime of memories!
I went to Egypt in Oct 2019 for the first time, as solo female traveller. I have travelled to other countries
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DeWitt, Michigan
Family vacation tour
This was an action packed tour of Egypt. We picked this tour because we wanted to see ALL of these particular
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A wonderful experience
Most particularly the knowledgeable, friendly personnel. Hussein was our guide for the 7 days River Nile cruise
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Libia T
Absolutely we did a private tour of Israel , Jordan and Egypt
We had a great time . Walaa and Magdy were amazing !!! They were very professional and always making sure that we
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Plantation, Florida
Saw King Tut's Mask
Great tour:1. Coptic Church was unique; 2. The Citadel and Muhammad Ali Mosque; 3. Cairo's Egyptian Museum; 4.
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Wilmington, Delaware
This was the very first time I scheduled an excursion off the cruise ship. Being a neophyte I basically made my
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San Juan, Puerto Rico
Making Dreams Come True!!!
We did some research and finally decided to go with Vacations To Go Travel!!! We chose the best option for us a 5
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Tauranga, New Zealand
Superb adventure!
We are from New Zealand and completed the 8 day Luxury Egypt tour in April 2019 with our 15 yo daughter. The
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