Egypt Adventure

Egypt has it all. From setting sail in the sunset down the iconic Nile river, connecting with hospitable indigenous people in their village, walking through the 1000-year-old bustling  streets of ancient Cairo trying out delicacies and delights, or exploring the treasures of the imposing Pyramids of Giza.

Discover Egypt’s deep Islamic heritage at the famous Al Azhar University and Islamic Cairo.

Why You'll Love This Tour

Itinerary

Meet your passionate guide on arrival in Cairo, who will assist you through immigration and customs. Then transfer to hotel to check in and rest.

Embark on an exhilarating journey as you step foot in the mystical land of Egypt. From the moment you arrive in Cairo, you will walk through the historical marvels and natural beauty of this ancient land.

Immerse yourself in the rich Islamic elements of downtown & old Cairo as you traverse through bustling souks and winding alleyways, uncovering the culinary secrets that have been passed down through generations. Let your taste buds dance with flavours as you indulge in authentic Egyptian cuisine.

But the excitement doesn’t end there. As the day comes to a close, set sail on a traditional felucca and watch in awe as the sun sets over the majestic Nile River, the lifeline of Egypt. Feel the emotions wash over you as you witness the beauty of this iconic river, surrounded by the echoes of important historical figures who once roamed its banks.

Get ready for an exhilarating journey through time and 4500 years of history as you step into the fascinating world of ancient Egypt. Your senses will be overwhelmed with excitement and wonder as you explore the Majestic Pyramids of Giza, admire the enigmatic Great Sphinx, and marvel at the Saqqara Step Pyramid. Feel the mystical presence of the Valley Temple, where the ancient Egyptian rulers and Pharaohs were mummified and purified.

As you explore Memphis City, the very first capital of ancient Egypt, you will be transported to a time of greatness and splendour. Feel the adrenaline rush as you embark on an optional camel or horse ride into the Sahara, experiencing the vastness of the desert just as the ancient Egyptians did.

No trip to Egypt is complete without a visit to the Egyptian Museum, home to the priceless treasures of King Tutankhamun. Prepare to be mesmerized by the rich history and unparalleled beauty that surrounds you at every turn.

Embark on a mesmerizing journey through the heart of Islamic Cairo, where history and spirituality intertwine in an enchanting tapestry of beauty. Marvel at the imposing Citadel of Saladin and be awestruck by the towering mosque of Mohamed Ali, witnessing the grandeur of Islamic architecture at its finest.

Immerse yourself in the spiritual legacy of Africa’s first mosque, the Amr-Ibn El Aass Mosque, built by the sahabi Amr ibn al-Aas r.a. Explore the Sultan Hassan Madrasa Mosque, a masterpiece of Mamalik architecture, honoring the Great Imams of Imam Shafii and Zakaria Al-ansari.

Feel the sacredness of the Hussein Mosque as you offer your prayers, and visit the burial site of Prophet Mohammed’s grandson, Hussein r.a. Step into the vibrant tapestry of the Old Souk, where traditions come alive through the rhythmic Al Tannoura Folklore dance. End your day with a soul-stirring traditional dinner in Khain el Khalili, the bustling heart of Islamic Cairo.

Explore the breathtaking Museum of Islamic Art, a treasure trove nestled in the vibrant heart of Islamic Cairo, boasting the title of the BIGGEST Islamic Art Museum globally.

Indulge in a scrumptious lunch amidst the ancient charm of Old Islamic Cairo, before embarking on a journey through time on the historic Moez St. Over 1000 years in the making, this enchanting street showcases the rich cultural tapestry of the Fatimid, Mamluk, and Ottoman eras, leading you to the prestigious Al-Azhar University, a beacon of Islamic knowledge and architectural splendour.

Experience the spiritual serenity of the Asr Prayer at the magnificent Al Azhar Mosque, a sacred oasis amidst the bustling city. Then, lose yourself in the captivating labyrinth of the Mamluks market, Khan El Khalili, a vibrant bazaar teeming with stories of centuries past.

If time allows, revel in the panoramic views of Azhar Park, a verdant oasis in the midst of the city, offering a blissful retreat from the urban chaos. Immerse yourself in the essence of Islamic art, culture, and history, as you wander through the timeless wonders of Islamic Cairo.

After Breakfast, checkout, fly from Cairo to Aswan –

Arrive in Aswan & Transfer to the Nile Cruise.

Our licensed Egyptologist guide will meet and assist you to proceed to visit the High Dam, an engineering miracle which was constructed between 1960 and 1970 to protect Egypt from the flood and generate Hydro-electricity.

Followed by a tour of Philae Temple the Greco-Roman Temple, It is one of the most picturesque temples all around Egypt. It is located on an island so you are going to experience a motorboat ride during your tour to and from that amazing site.

After which we will continue on by motor boat for a memorable cultural experience of family daily life in the local Nubian Village. After the day’s tour you will check in to your five-star Full Board Nile Cruise to enjoying a folkloric show. Overnight on board in Aswan. -Includes Captain’s welcome afternoon tea/drinks

Overnight on 5 stars Nile Cruise

After Breakfast Start the day by visiting Abu Simbel Temples (optional $120- 180USD depending on numbers). Arriving around 8 am we then visit one of the most impressive places in Egypt; the rock-cut temples of Abu Simbel with their unique design, built for King Ramesses II and his beloved Queen Nefertari.

Otherwise Relax on the deck watching the unique landscape and admire the beautiful scenery of the Nile river and free time. Enjoy your lunch while sailing to Kom Ombo city dedicated to the Crocodile god called Sobek. Back on deck dinner will be served as we set sail towards Edfu. Overnight on board in Edfu.

Overnight on 5 stars Nile Cruise

After breakfast, experience Horse Carriage ride with your tour guide to visit the temple of Horus at Edfu which is considered to be the most complete and the best preserved of all the Egyptian temples. Setting sail from Edfu, we pass through Esna city where you can relax on the deck watching the unique landscape and admire the beautiful scenery of the Nile river while sailing to Luxor. Enjoy the experience of crossing the Esna lock where two different levels of Nile river can be seen (River Nile runs South to North). Continuing on the East Bank visiting the largest temple, ‘Karnak temple’ contains 134 giant sandstone columns and each one can carry up to 30 persons on its capital. Can you imagine how huge it is!!!!!!

Enjoy the legends and stories of the ancient Egyptian Gods from your knowledgeable Egyptologist guide, take memorable photos between its huge pillars. Cap off your day with a visit to Luxor Temple, a mesmerizing blend of ancient Egyptian, Christian, and Islamic influences. Sleep soundly in Luxor, reflecting on the day’s adventures and marveling at the wonders of Egypt. Note: If arrival at Luxor dock after 3:30 pm, due to weather, river conditions etc, then depending the time of year, we may not be able to visit both Karnak and Luxor Temples.

Overnight on 5 stars Nile Cruise

After Breakfast we check out from cruise to start an unforgettable day by driving to the West Bank to visit the Valley of the Kings, where the Pharaohs from the new kingdom carved their tombs in the mountains aiming to hide their treasure and protect their mummies. Watch the magnificence of the decorations and inscriptions on the walls of each tomb. We then visit the Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari to discover the attractive story of this woman and how she ruled Egypt. We end the day in the west bank to Colossi of Memnon for a photo stop in front of the gigantic statues of Memnon. Lunch at local restaurant before trip concludes.

Transfer to airport in Luxor for your departure to Cairo Hotel

Kindly we would like to inform you that we may need to make some modifications to your tour itinerary to match the Flights Schedule in Egypt without missing any of the mentioned sites on the itinerary.

Itinerary days & activities are not fixed and can be flexibly manoeuvred to match any circumstantial changes needed.

Overview

Quality 4* hotels in all locations

Includes

✅ 5 Nights 4* Accommodation
✅ 3 Nights 5* Nile Cruise Accommodation
✅ Transfers & Transport in A/C vehicles
✅ Buffet Breakfast
✅ Egyptologist tour guide throughout your tours
✅ Lunch/Dinner as listed
✅ Prayer facilities
✅ Qualified English speaking guide
✅ Entry to sites listed in itinerary

Excludes

❌ Visa fees and requirements unless listed in the Inclusions
❌ Domestic transfers and flights not stated in the inclusions
❌ Meals/beverages not stated in the inclusions
❌ Highly recommended tips/gratuities of $10 AUD per person, per day
❌ Optional activities/tours
❌ Personal expenses
❌ Travel insurance

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  3. On purchasing this tour, you are bound by the General Terms and Conditions and any specific terms and conditions outlined in this Section.
  4. Any change requested after Deposit payment cannot be guaranteed, and is strictly subject to availability at the time request. Some change requests may result in additional costs which will be added to the overall invoice.

Itinerary days & activities are not fixed and can be flexibly manoeuvred to match any circumstantial changes needed.

ITINERARY DISCLAIMER

Our itineraries are updated regularly based on customer feedback and to reflect the current situation in each destination. The information included on this Tour page may therefore differ now, to when you first booked in the past. It’s important that you review this information prior to travel so that you have the latest updates. The reason for any change could be due to weather, local conditions, transport schedules, public holidays, political unrest or other factors, further changes may be necessary to your itinerary once in-country. Your allocated group leader or local contact will keep you up to date with any such changes both before and once your trip is underway.

Dates & Rates

Per Persons/Twin Share From:

$3,500

Egypt Adventure

Cairo, Giza, Luxor, Aswan

Highlights

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$3,500