Egypt Nile Cruise Aswan to Luxor
A 10-day budget trip to Egypt that includes a Nile cruise from Aswan to Luxor and a visit to Alexandria can be a fantastic way to explore some of Egypt’s most iconic destinations.
|Duration: 10 Day Egypt Nile cruise Aswan to Luxor|
|3 nights Cairo|
|4 nights Nile Cruise|
|2 Nights Train|
|Tour guide: All Languages available|
|9 Breakfasts | 4 Lunches | 6 Dinners.|
|Private Tour: Egypt private tours|
Tour in Egypt
|1. Day – Arrival day in Cairo|
|Arrival in the land of the pharaohs. At Cairo International Airport our tour leader will wait for you to pick up a look at the sign of “Noga Tours“, which is going to be your recognition sign.
Drive to your hotel and overnight.
|2. Day – Tour to Pyramids of Giza and Saqqara with Memphis City|
|Pyramids Day Tour: Morning after breakfast in Hotel.
Start your full-day tour to visit The Great Pyramids of Giza.
The Seven Wonders of the World The Three Pyramids, the Big one is the “Khufu pyramid”, and the middle is Chephren Pyramid the son, and, and Mycrenos Pyramid the third son of Chephren king.
After that, it will drive to the Sphinx, “Sphinx” a statue stone which is in the human head with the body of a lion. The oldest and largest carvings in Egypt. And this is the time of the Sphinx kiss.
Later drive to Saqqara, which is one section of the great necropolis of Memphis.
Saqqara Pyramid was built by Zoser I in 2700 BC.
Saqqara is considered the oldest and first pyramid in the world.
Afternoon drive to Memphis –” Memphis city” is the capital of the ancient kingdom. You will see the big statues of “Ramses II”, it was one of the most important cities throughout the History of ancient Egypt.
Evening transfer to the Train station to catch the first class eating train to Aswan Overnight and Dinner on the Train
|3. Day –: Luxor day tour to Karnak Temple & Luxor Temple|
|Morning breakfast on the train
Meet at Luxor Train station and transfer to your five Star Nile cruises.
Embarkation & Lunch on board.
Start your tour by visiting East Bank, Karnak Temple, and Luxor Temple.
Later back to the Cruise
Night enjoy Belly dance show. Dinner on board
Overnight in Luxor (OnBoard).
|4. Day – Luxor day trip to Valley of the Kings & Queens|
|Morning Breakfast in the Nile Cruise
Visit the West Bank including the Valley of the Kings and Temple of Queen Hatshepsut at Deir El Bahari and Colossi of Memnon facing the Nile.
Sail to Esna Lock & the Lunch will be during the sails.
Arrive, Esna Lock.
Start Sails to Edfu
Dinner on board of the cruise.
Overnight in Edfu (On The Nile Cruise).
|5. Day – Visit Edfu Temple & Kom Ombo|
|Breakfast on board
Visit the Temple of Edfu on the western bank of the Nile dedicated to the god hours.
Back to the ship and start sails to Kom Ombo.
At 6.00 pm Arrive Kom Ombo and start to visit Kom Ombo Temple and Crocodile Museum.
Dinner on board
Enjoy the Nubian folklore show, Continue sails to Aswan
Arrive in Luxor and overnight.
|6. Day – Aswan day Tour to Philae Temple and The High Dam|
|Morning Breakfast on the cruise.
Start your Aswan day tour to visit the High Dam, The Old Dam,
Later drive to visit Philae Temple and the Unfinished Obelisk
Lunch on board the cruise.
Tea Time at 5.00 pm
Dinner & overnight on board.
Enjoy Galabia Show Party
Overnight in Aswan on Nile cruise.
|7. Day – Abu Simbel Trip from Aswan|
|Morning Disembarkation after breakfast
In the Early Morning meet our group to start to drive to Abu Simbel It is 300 kilometers from Aswan, is the most beautiful and imposing construction of the greatest pharaoh in Egypt’s history. Abu–Simbel consists of two fabulous temples which are:
– Ramses II temple – The Queen Nafartari temple (his wife).
Later Transfer to Aswan train station to catch the first class seating train back to Cairo.
Dinner and overnight in train. (B)
|8. Day – Cairo Tour to Egyptian Museum and Old Cairo|
| Morning breakfast on Train
Upon arrival meet our tour guide at the train station, and drive to the Egyptian Museum, one of the most famous museums in the world for its antiquities dating back some 50 centuries from Egypt’s, it is located in Tahrir Square, It contains a number of rare Pharaonic artifacts and mummies and The rooms feature Tutankhamun.
Later drive to Islamic Cairo to visit the Citadel of Saladin and Alabaster mosque which were once occupied by Mameluke and Ottoman palaces.
Continue to drive to Coptic Cairo, to visit the Church of St. Mary or El-Moallaqah the most popular name for this church is the Hanging Church. Visit the Church of St. Sergius, established at the end of the 4th century; it stands on a crypt that is said to have sheltered the Holy Family during their flight to Egypt.
The same Area will visit Ben Ezra synagogue.
The synagogue was originally a church called the “Church of the Blind” and was sold by the Orthodox Church to the Jewish community.
Back to your hotel.
|9. Day – Alexandria Day tour from Cairo|
|Morning meet our tour guide in your hotel
Start drive to Alexandria which was built by Alexander the Great and was also the capital Of Egypt under Cleopatra.
Later drive to visit the Catacombs of Kom El Shokafa, and then drive to
Pompeii ‘s Pillar and Sarbium Temple
And drive west Alexandria to visit The Citadel of Qaitbay
established in 1477
This castle is surrounded by the sea on three sides. This castle contains the main wall and fences in the north-west. walls divided into two, internal and external., which include defensive openings for the soldiers.
Later drive to Alexandria Library The Great Library of Alexandria’s oldest Library in the world, which contains more than two million books, was the most important center of learning in ancient times. Back to Cairo.
Evening transfer back to Cairo.
|10. Day – Departure Day|
|Breakfast in the hotel, meet our representative to transfer to Cairo airport to fly back home with your wonderful memories.|
|Prices||4 stars Deluxe|
|Prices per person in Double||1000 $ US|
|4 stars Hotel in Cairo|
|Cosmopolitan Cairo Hotel|
|In Heart of Downtown|
5 Star Deluxe Nile Cruise – M/S Princess Sarah / Blue Shadow
Starting from Luxor sails to Aswan, on the way will stop in Edfu, Esna, Kom Ombo, and end on Aswan. The accommodation type will be Full board Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner. delicious and variety open buffet and special food for vegetarians.
Cruise has daily oriental parties like Belly dance show, Galabia party,tanora show, Nubian show.