Meet and assist at Cairo airport, flight Cairo/ Luxor
Upon arrival our representative will pick up you for embarkation on your Nile Cruise.
Visit the great Luxor Temple and the magnificent Karnak Temple of Amun with its famous Hypostyle Hall and the 134 huge columns, the Statue of Ramses II, the Obelisk of Queen Hatshepsut and the Sacred Lake.
Spend the day exploring the west bank of the Nile and the Necropolis of Thebes, beginning with a photo stop at the Colossi of Memnon. Visit the wondrous Valley of the Kings, a vast city of the dead where the magnificent tombs of 62 pharaohs have been discovered.
Continue to the lovely Temple of Hatshepsut, ancient Egypt’s first female pharaoh and regarded today as one of its most successful. Sail to Esna, sail to Edfu. Overnight in Edfu.
In the morning, visit the Horus Temple of Edfu, one of the three beautiful temples of the Ptolemaic Period.
Sail to Kom Ombo, where you will visit the Sobek Temple, dedicated to the two gods, which offers beautiful murals and reliefs. Sail to Aswan. Overnight in Aswan.
Start a tour of Aswan High Dam Egypt's modern example of building on a monumental scale.
Continue by a short motor-boat ride to the Temple of Philae on the island of Agilka, the temple was dedicated to Isis, sister/wife of Osiris and patroness of the Ptolemaic rule.
Overnight in Aswan.
Free day at leisure (Optional to visit Abu Simble temple)
Overnight in Aswan
Today you will visit the Nubian village and learn about the Nubian culture, traditions, food, clothes, and lifestyle. After lunch, sail to Kom Ombo, sail to Edfu. Overnight in Edfu
Free morning and enjoy the sailing to Luxor.
After lunch, walk around Luxor city and enjoy coffee or red tea at a traditional coffee shop.
Transfer to Luxor airport for flight to Cairo.
Upon arrival our representative will pick up you and transfer to your hotel.
Your private Egyptologist tour guide and driver will pick up you and start your tour.
Visit the Giza Plateau, site of the pyramids of Mycerinus and Chefren as well as the Great Pyramid; continue to Memphis capital of the pharaohs during the Old Kingdom, lunch at local restaurant. Continue to Sakkara to see the prototype of the Pyramids and the Step Pyramid built for the 3rd Dynasty pharaoh Djoser by the exalted architect Imhotep.
This morning, join our Egyptologist for an exploration of the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities to view its huge collection of ancient Egyptian artifacts. After lunch at a local restaurant, proceed to Old Cairo to visit the Citadel of Salah El Din and the Mohammed Ali Mosque situated high above the city.
Continue to visit the Church of Abu Serga, Moallaqa Church (Hanging Church) and Ben Ezra Synagogue, the oldest Jewish synagogue in Egypt.
For those who wish to browse and shop, your tour will stop at the Khan El Khalily Bazaar displaying and selling all types of oriental goods.
Transfer to Cairo airport for final departure.