(Cairo - Aswan - Luxor) 8 days 7 nights with Nile Cruise

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Day 1: Cairo
Upon arrival at Cairo International Airport, you will be met and assisted by our representative who will help you during passport control, luggage area, and customs formalities. Then you will be transferred to your 5-star hotel in Cairo on a private air-conditioned vehicle for check-in. Overnight in Cairo.
Optional night activity: Sound and Light Show Giza Pyramids
 
Day 2: Cairo
After breakfast at your hotel, enjoy an excursion to the Giza Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinus. The tour also includes a visit to the Valley Temple belonging to the Pyramids of Chephren. After visiting the pyramids, you will continue across the plateau for a photo opportunity of the three pyramids rising from the sands, with the Cairo skyline in the background. Here you will also have free time to enter the chambers of the pyramids (optional, for an additional cost); however, your guide is not permitted to enter with you. A short drive to the city side of the plateau finds you standing at the feet of the Sphinx, for thousands of years the enigmatic symbol of Egypt! Also in Giza, you may visit the Solar Boat Museum (optional, for an additional cost), home to the remarkably well-preserved funerary boat of Khufu. After your tour of the Giza Pyramids, you will visit the world-renowned Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, which exhibits a collection of over 250,000 masterpieces ranging from the Pharaonic era to the Greco-roman period. It includes the amazing Treasures found in the tomb of King Tutankhamen, the child pharaoh. Here you may also visit the “Mummies Room” (optional, for an additional cost) where you will learn about the art of mummification in ancient Egypt. In the evening transfer to railway station taking first class sleeper train to Aswan. Overnight on train.
 
Day 3: Aswan (Nile cruise)
Breakfast on board sleeper train. Once you arrive in Aswan train station, you will be met and assisted by our representative who will take you to embark your Nile cruise for the next 4 days, 3 nights. Later you will go on an exciting tour of the world famous High Dam, an engineering miracle built in the 1960s. Thereafter, you will to island of Egilka on a motorboat to visit the majestic Philae temple dedicated to the Goddesses Isis. Overnight stay on board your cruise.
 
Day 4: Kom Ombo / Edfu (Nile cruise)
Breakfast on board your Nile cruise, early morning you will be sailing to Kom Ombo.  You will be escorted by your Egyptology speaking guide to visit Kom Ombo temple, the crocodile-headed God of fertility and creator of the world, then you will take your lunch aboard your cruise with free time at leisure while sailing to Edfu to explore Edfu's Temple of Horus, Continue the cruise down to Luxor. Afternoon tea is served on the sundeck with dinner and overnight stay onboard cruise
 
Day 5: Luxor (Nile cruise)
Breakfast onboard the cruise, and then you will be taken to the West Bank of the river Nile to visit the two colossal statues (Colossi of Memnon). Following this, you will visit the Valley of the Kings, where the magnificent pharaonic tombs were discovered. Here you will have a chance to visit the tomb of King Tutankhamen (optional, for an additional cost). Continue the tour to visit the Hatshepsut temple at El Deir El Bahary, dedicated to the Queen Hatshepsut. You will head back to your cruise ship for lunch. After having afternoon tea on the ship, you will have free time at leisure. Overnight stay on board your cruise.
Optional night activity: Sound and Light show at the Temples of Karnak
 
Day 6: Luxor
After breakfast, you will be accompanied by your guide to visit the Karnak Temples, the largest place of worship ever built. Its ancient name Ipet-isut means “the most sacred of places.” The temple, or, more correctly, the complex of temples, was built over more than 2,000 years by generation after generation of pharaohs. Within the complex, you will find the great “Hypostyle Hall,” which is an incredible forest of giant pillars. After this, you will be transferred to Luxor temple which was built by Amenhotep III and Ramses II for ritual and festivals dedicated to god Amen. And then you will be transferred to Luxor train terminal take a sleeper train back to Cairo, dinner and overnight stay on board.
 
Day 7: Cairo
Upon arrival at Giza station, you will be driven to your hotel. Check in and Afternoon, Look beyond the pyramids and pharaohs, and discover the Citadel of Salah el-Din where Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque stays, then visit the Christian heritage in Coptic Cairo including the hanging church or the suspended church this basilica church was named for its location on top of the south gate of the Fortress of Babylon the church became the center of the Christian Church of Egypt, continuing to Khan el Khalili Bazaars Enjoy free time to stroll through the maze of streets and try your luck bargaining with the shop owners for a souvenir of your trip to Egypt. Overnight in Cairo.
Optional night activity:  Egyptian Cultural Dinner Nile cruise and Show
 
Day 8: Cairo
Breakfast at your hotel and check out, then transfer to Cairo International Airport for your final departure.


Single $1450
2-4 Persons $1200
5-8 Persons $1050
9-16 Persons $900

Inclusions Enquire Now

  •        Meet-and-assist services upon arrival and departure
  •        All transfers on air-conditioned vehicles
  •        Accommodation in Cairo for 2 nights at 5-star hotel, including breakfast
  •        Accommodation on first-class sleeper train for 2 nights on half-board basis
  •        Accommodation on 5-star deluxe cruise for 3 nights on full board basis
  •        All sightseeing tours in Cairo, Aswan and Luxor, including Egyptologist guide, entrance fees and transfers
  •        Bottled water during the tours
  •        Portage when needed
  •        All taxes and service charge
     

Exclusions Enquire Now

  •   Gratuities/Tipping (Recommended).
  •   International airfare
  •   Entry visa to Egypt
  •   Meals except where indicated
     

Pricing Information Enquire Now

Prices are listed as a guide only. For an exact price quote contact us
Prices are quoted in US Dollars per person per trip and valid till April 30.2016, except during Christmas, New Year & Easter holidays. The price of Single is valid for single traveler who is travelling alone.
ETG Products are available for purchase using seven global currencies: Great British Pound (GBP£), Euro (EUR€) or United States Dollar (USD$). The currency applied to the Client’s booking will be determined by ETG, in consideration of the booking location of the Client. The Client will be advised of the applicable currency prior to making any payment to ETG.
Our pricing is updated constantly to ensure you always receive the lowest price possible.

Due to the nature and the prices of the resources on which it depends, the published price of any Product is subject to change at any time, before or after booking confirmation, up to 30 days before the departure of such Product. After a Confirmation Invoice has been issued by YET to the Client, YET reserves the right to impose surcharges on any Product(s), but only for reasons arising from increases in transportation costs, fuel costs, dues, taxes or fees chargeable for services such as landing taxes or embarkation or disembarkation fees at ports and airport charges, currency and exchange fluctuations which impacts the price of the applicable Product(s), but only where the increase in question is greater than 2% of the original price paid for the Product (excluding add-ons, insurance, and taxes). YET shall provide notice to the affected Client as soon as reasonably possible upon learning of the necessity to impose a surcharge in accordance with this section.

Where the increase in price is greater than 7% of the price of the applicable Product, upon receiving notification from YET the affected Client(s) may elect to either:

    (i) cancel the applicable Product booking without incurring any penalty; or
    (ii) accept the change of price.

The Client must notify YET of their election within 14 days of receipt of notice of the increase, or they shall have been deemed to have accepted the price change and have accepted liability for payment of the increase.

Tours are priced and advertised exclusive of applicable sales taxes and such taxes will be advised to Client by at time of booking and itemized on subsequent invoicing.

The prices of Products advertised in YET’ brochures and on the YET website are based on costs in effect at time of printing the brochure or posting to the website. YET reserves the right to alter prices of any Product at any time prior to receipt of payment in full for such Product. All dates, itineraries and prices are indicative only and the price quoted at the time of Booking shall be the applicable price, subject to the surcharges that may be levied in accordance with Section 9, above. Changes, revisions, or other amendments may be made to the particulars contained in any YET brochure or on the YET website before a contract is concluded, and such changes, revisions or amendments shall be incorporated herein as of the date of such amendment.

Payment Policy Enquire Now

Deposit: Half of the price per person payable to Your Egypt Tours through a bank wire transfer. We will send you additional information on how to do this. The deposit helps us plan your trip and make the necessary reservations.

Payment: Clients should refer to the confirmation invoice sent by ETG and/or its authorized agent and/or their applicable confirmation email for details regarding final payment for any Products booked. The final payment is made once you arrive in Egypt. You can pay in cash (US dollars, Euros, or Egyptian Pounds) or by credit card (Visa or MasterCard). Please note that there will be a 3% charge for using a credit card

Client Details: As a condition to valid confirmation of any booking with ETG (including all Day Trips and Tour Packages) the Client must provide all necessary information as requested by ETG along with their final payment. If the Client fails to provide such information before the departure of the purchased Product, an Administrative Fee will be charged to the Client, and ETG reserves the right to treat such booking as cancelled and levy any cancellation fees deemed reasonable by ETG, in its sole discretion. The information required from each Client will vary tour by Product purchased, and the requirements will be communicated to the Clients, or to ETG’ authorized agent, during the booking process.
Credit Card Charges: ETG is not responsible for any charges levied or charged by third parties and/or financial institutions and payable by the Client as a result of credit card or other payment transactions in connection with the purchase of Products and will not refund or return any fees charged by such third parties in connection with payments made by Clients to ETG.

 

Cancellation policy for tour packages:

1. CANCELLATION BY THE CLIENT
Any cancellation of a booking and/or a Product by a Client must be delivered to ETG in writing and be acknowledged by ETG in writing. The applicable cancellation fees shall be determined with reference to the date on which the request to cancel is received by ETG or its Agents and are expressed hereinafter as a percentage of the total price paid for the cancelled Product

Cancellation for Tour Packages and Tailor Made Tours:

i) Individual Travelers
30 - 20 days before arrival date 5% cancellation fee
19 - 15 days before arrival date 25% cancellation fee
14 - 10 days before arrival date 50% cancellation fee
10 -2 days before arrival date 75% cancellation fee

 ii) Groups (8 people or more)
30 - 20 days before arrival date 5% cancellation fee
19 - 15 days before arrival date 25% cancellation fee
14 - 10 days before arrival date 50% cancellation fee
10 -2 days before arrival date 75% cancellation fee

2. CANCELLATION OF A TOUR BY ETG

ETG will not cancel a booking on any Tour Product once confirmed, in accordance with these Terms, except for reasons of ‘Force Majeure’, which shall be defined as unusual or unforeseen circumstances outside of the reasonable control of ETG . When a tour is cancelled by ETG before the agreed date of departure for reasons not arising from the fault or negligence of or within the reasonable control of the Client, the Client shall have the choice of:

    (i) accepting from ETG a substitute tour Product of equivalent or superior value, where such substitute is reasonably available; or
    (ii) accepting from ETG a substitute tour of lower value if no tour of equivalent or superior value is reasonably available, and to recover from ETG the difference in price between the price of the tour originally purchased and that of the substitute tour; or
    (iii) accept from ETG a full refund of all monies paid for the cancelled tour Product(s).

ETG is not responsible for any incidental expenses or consequential losses that the Client may have incurred as a result of the cancelled booking such as visas, vaccinations, non-refundable flights, non refundable car parking or other fees, loss of earnings, or loss of enjoyment, etc. ETG reserves the right to issue a full refund in lieu of the choices above, in its sole discretion. Where after departure a significant element of the Product(s) as described cannot be provided, ETG will make suitable alternative arrangements for the continuation of the trip Product(s). If it is not possible to provide a suitable alternative or the Client reasonably rejects any suitable alternatives, ETG will provide the Client a refund of unused Products or Product portions.

 

Additional Information Enquire Now

  •   Prices are based on double occupancy. Also, prices are valid around the year except during Christmas, New Year’s Eve & Easter Feasts. Moreover; rates could be changed without prior notice, shall the government increase taxes.
  •   You must have a valid passport to enter Egypt. (You must have at least 06 months of validity beyond your scheduled return date.)