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    Overview

    9 Day Egypt Tour

    Dunes & Beyond offers some of the best Egypt private tours, and one of them is a Cairo & Nile cruise 9 day Egypt tour. If you pick this tour, you will enjoy visiting attractions in Cairo, Luxor and Aswan, as well as, sailing in a cruise ship when you fly to Luxor.

    This travel package starts the minute you land, as you will find your private tour coordinator waiting to assist and transfer you to your 5-star hotel, Steigenberger Pyramids. Exploration starts the next day when your guide takes you on a full-day tour visiting the Pyramids of Giza, Khufu Pyramid, Khafre and Menkaure. Visit Memphis and Saqqara Step Pyramid to learn more about all the secrets of Ancient Egypt.

    Next day is looking at the Islamic part of Cairo when you visit the Mosque-Madrassa of Sultan Hassan. You will also visit the Egyptian Museum, the Citadel of Saladin and the amazing historical center, Khan El Khalili Bazaar.

    Next is where you start your luxury Nile cruise from Luxor to Aswan. After checking out of your hotel in Cairo and landing from your flight in Luxor, you will board the Semiramis III Nile Cruise, 5-star cruise ship to ensure you experience the best Nile cruise. In your excursion you will get to visit places such as the East Bank and West Bank, and these places in Luxor have famous attractions which include the Valley of the Kings and Karnak Temple. Afterwards, you will sail to Edfu, then Kom Ombo and Aswan to visit the Horus Temple and Kom Ombo Temple. You can also choose to include an additional Abu Simbel tour to your package, which is a sight you should not miss.

    The Nile cruise Luxor to Aswan trip is almost at an end, but the fun doesn’t end because the next day, you will sail by Felucca on the Nile River to visit the Botanical Garden in Aswan, before returning back to your Nile cruise ship and fly back to Cairo the next day from Aswan.

    In your Egypt all inclusive packages with Dunes & Beyond, you enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner in your hotel or cruise ship, where applicable. With prices curated to make it the most affordable for you, while ensuring you get the best services, check out the prices for this package and all inclusions. For more information before booking your Egypt private tours with Dunes & Beyond, check out the highlights of the places you will be visiting and a look at your itinerary to make sure you choose Egypt private tours most suitable for you!

    Tour Package Information

    • We provide Private Tours in Cairo with Local Private English Speaking Egyptologist Tour Guide
    • To ease out your journey we ensure to provide you with Local Private English Speaking Guide on board your Nile cruise
    • We start our trip from Cairo and end our journey back in Cairo
    • We conduct the tour only if there is a minimum of two travelers
    • All the guides are English Speaking Guides to assist you in your journey
    • For those who require guides in any other language, have to inform us in advance in order for us to provide the guides by their convenient language
    • There should be extra supplement in case you need a guide who speaks any language other than English
    • To make your journey hassle-free, we provide private modern vehicles to our travelers for all airport transfers
    • Optional Tour to Abu Simbel can be added to this Travel Package to Egypt

    Highlights

    Itinerary at a Glance

    • Day 1: Arrive Cairo
    • Day 2: Giza Pyramids, Memphis & Saqqara
    • Day 3: Egyptian Museum, Citadel of Saladin, Sultan Hassan Mosque & Khan El Khalili Bazaar
    • Day 4: Fly to Luxor / Nile Cruise / Karnak Temple / Luxor Temple
    • Day 5: Nile Cruise / Valley Of The Kings / Hatshepsut Temple / Colossi Of Memnon / Sail to Edfu
    • Day 6: Nile Cruise / Horus Temple / Sail to Kom Ombo / Kom Ombo Temple / Sail to Aswan
    • Day 7: Nile Cruise / Aswan High Dam / Unfinished Obelisk / Philae Temple / Felucca Ride
    • Day 8: Fly to Cairo
    • Day 9: International Departure

    Itinerary

    Day 1 / Arrival in Cairo

    Arrival; Cairo International Airport where D&B Tour Coordinator will assist you with customs clearance, luggage and airport procedures
    Transfer in modern air-conditioned vehicle to Steigenberger Pyramids Hotel
    Check-in
    Overnight at your hotel in Cairo
    No Meals

    Day 2 / Cairo: Pyramids Of Giza, Memphis & Pyramids of Sakkara

    Breakfast at your hotel in Cairo
    Visit  The Pyramids of Giza and Saqqara Pyramid: Your Private Local Egyptologist will accompany you during a fascinating tour to:
    Giza Pyramids: The only survivor of The Seven Wonders of the ancient world, visiting this magnificent cultural landmark may reveal some of the pharaohs’ secrets
    Memphis: The oldest structures in Cairo date back only to the last couple of centuries BC during Greco-Roman period; however, on the fringes of the city stand the Giza Pyramids, some of the oldest structures on Earth. Despite their proximity to Cairo, the difference in age between the pyramids and the city itself are proof of their different histories
    Saqqara Step Pyramid; Despite the fame of the Giza Pyramids, Saqqara is one of several other notable necropolis sites near Cairo that offer impressive sights and hold great archaeological significance
    Overnight at your hotel in Cairo
    Meals: Breakfast

    Day 3 / Cairo: Egyptian Museum & Islamic Cairo

    Breakfast at your hotel in Cairo
    Visit The Egyptian Museum and The Pyramids of Giza: Your Private Local Egyptologist will accompany you during a fascinating tour to:
    The Egyptian Museum: Museum of Antiquities, commonly known as the Egyptian Museum in Cairo, which has a substantial collection of ancient treasures such as the tomb of King Tut and his funerary mask
    Citadel of Saladin: An important example of military architecture from the middle ages near Muqattam Hills
    Mosque-Madrassa of Sultan Hassan: This monumental mosque that was built during the Mamluk period in the 1300s
    Khan El Khalili Bazaar: Explore and hunt for treasures in a souk in the historical center where you can shop for lamps, rugs, jewelry, and more
    Overnight at your hotel in Cairo
    Meals: Breakfast

    Day 4 / Fly to Luxor / Nile Cruise Excursions / Luxor

    Breakfast at your hotel in Cairo
    Check-out
    Transfer; D&B Tour Coordinator will meet you at the hotel lobby and escort you to Cairo Domestic Airport
    Flight; board your flight to Luxor
    Arrival; Luxor Domestic Airport where D&B Tour Coordinator will meet you
    Transfer in modern air-conditioned vehicle to Semiramis III Nile Cruise
    Embarkation before lunch
    Lunch on board
    Visit East Bank: Karnak Temple and Luxor Temple
    Dinner on board and overnight in Luxor
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

    Day 5 / Nile Cruise Excursions / Luxor / Esna /Edfu

    Breakfast on board
    Visit West Bank in Luxor: Valley of the Kings, Colossi of Memnon & Hatshepsut Temple
    Sail to Edfu via Esna
    Lunch on board
    Dinner on board & overnight in Edfu
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

    Day 6 / Nile Cruise Excursions / Edfu / Kom Ombo / Aswan

    Breakfast on board
    Visit Horus Temple in Edfu
    Sail to Kom Ombo
    Lunch on board
    Visit the Temple shared by two gods Sobek and Horus in Kom Ombo
    Sail to Aswan
    Dinner on board & overnight in Aswan
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

    Day 7 / Nile Cruise Excursions / Aswan

    Breakfast on board
    Visit The High Dam, Philae Temple Unfinished Obelisk
    Lunch on board
    Sail on the Nile River by Felucca and visit The Botanical Garden
    Dinner on board & overnight in Aswan
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

    Day 8 / Aswan / Disembarkation / Fly to Cairo

    Breakfast on board
    Disembarkation
    Transfer; D&B Tour Coordinator will meet you at the cruise lobby and escort you to Aswan Domestic Airport
    Flight; board your flight to Cairo
    Arrival; Cairo Domestic Airport where D&B Tour Coordinator will meet you
    Transfer in modern air-conditioned vehicle to Le Meridien Cairo Airport
    Check-in
    Overnight at your hotel in Cairo
    Meals: Breakfast

    Day 9 / Fly Back Home

    Breakfast at your hotel in Cairo
    Check out
    Your Tour Coordinator will escort you to Cairo International Airport to board your flight home
    Meals: Breakfast

     

    Accommodation

    Steigenberger Pyramids Hotel in Cairo

    Amidst the Great Pyramids of Giza, historical landmarks and the Sphinx Airport, nestles the newly launched Steigenberger Pyramids Cairo hotel with its luxury hotel rooms. Explore the exceptional journey through history where Egyptian heritage meets luxurious European hospitality. The hotel is located just across the New Egyptian Grand Museum and is only 25 km away from downtown Cairo. It is the idyllic hideaway for sightseeing and relaxation.

    Sentido Semiramis III Nile Cruise

    Discover the wonders of Ancient Egypt at Luxor & Aswan while sailing on board Sentido Semiramis III. Cruise down the Nile and appreciate the beautiful ambience of the longest river in the world as you get treated to high class luxury and quality for unforgettable lifetime experience

    Farah Nile Cruise - nile river cruise- luxor cruise

    Le Meridien Cairo Airport

    Le Méridien Cairo Airport is conveniently situated inside Cairo International Airport. There is a connecting bridge between the Hotel and Terminal 3 which makes This main terminal a few minutes wake from the hotel. The hotel provides inspiring cuisines & comfort. Guests' rooms are designed to reflect the ultimate comfort, provided with Le Méridien signature beds and several amenities such as LCD wall mounted TV’s and complimentary high speed internet access.

    Prices

    Prices are quoted in US Dollars per person per trip and valid till September 2020, except during Christmas, New Year & Easter holidays.

    From May 2020 till September 2020

    Single:       $ 3,130 Per Person
    Double:     $ 2,720 Per Person

    From October 2020 till April 2021

    To be published soon

    Prices Notes

    • These Rates are based on the minimum of Two Travelers and are not valid for Solo Travelers

    Inclusions

    • Meet and greet service by our Tour Coordinators at airports
    • Follow-up from our guest relations staff during your stay
    • All transfers to/from airports by a private air-conditioned vehicles
    • Domestic flight tickets: Cairo to Luxor and Aswan to Cairo
    • Accommodation for 4 nights in Cairo including daily breakfast
    • Accommodation for 4 nights on board Deluxe Nile Cruise on Full Board Basis
    • All sightseeing tours in Cairo as per the itinerary are Private Tours with Local Guide
    • All sightseeing tours on board the Nile Cruise as per the itinerary are Private Tours with Local Guide
    • English-speaking Tour Guide during your sightseeing Tours in Cairo
    • English Speaking Tour Guide during the Nile Cruise Excursions
    • Entrance fees to all sites as mentioned in the itinerary
    • Meals as mentioned in the itinerary
    • Bottled water during the Excursions in Egypt
    • Portage at Hotels & Airports
    • Service Charges and Taxes

    Exclusions

    • International Flights
    • Entry visa to Egypt (USD 25.00 per person)
    • Any optional tours
    • Personal Extras
    • Gratuities & Tipping

    Payment Policy

    • Reservations should be made as early as possible to book your selected trip, confirmation is subject to availability. Once we confirm the availability for your selected trip, a deposit of 50 % should be received by Credit Card, Wire Transfer or Western Union to secure the space
    • The remaining amount (50% of the total amount due) should be paid 30 days prior to the trip date otherwise space will be released
    • For trips booked less than 30 days prior to the trip date, full payment should be received to secure the space
    • During the Christmas and New Year holidays, full payment should be received to secure the space

    Cancellation Policy

    • Cancellation must be notified in written format (by email)
    • Once deposit has been paid, In case of cancellation, the guest will be charged 30% from the package rate
    • In case of cancellation within 90-61 days prior to arrival date, the guest will be charged 30% from the package rate
    • In case of cancellation within 60 to 46 days prior to arrival date the guest will be charged 50% from the package rate
    • In case of cancellation within 45 to 31 days prior to arrival date the guest will be charged 75% from the package rate
    • In case of cancellation within 30 to the arrival date the guest will be charged 100% from the package rate

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