Queen of the Nile 10 nights tour package

Tour Itinerary Enquire Now

Day 1 :
Egypttoursgate.com representative greets you at the airport and whisks you to your hotel. Complimentary visa is issued upon arrival only for American, Australian, NZ, EU, Canadian & Japanese citizens; passports must be valid for at least 6 month beyond the date of your arrival
Day 2 :
We start with the best of Cairo: the Egyptian Museum, Citadel of Saladin and its Alabaster Mosque, where you will participate in a "Q & A" presentation on "Women in Islam" as well as "Women in Egypt".
After lunch at a charming local restaurant, we walk the narrow streets of Old Cairo, once a Roman fort, later the Jewish Quarter and then the Coptic Christian Quarter. We visit the Coptic churches of Abu Serghius and Al Molaka, the Coptic Museum, and Ben Ezra synagogue. While we are at one of the churches or the Coptic Museum we'll discuss how the Nile Delta environment and local Egyptian tradition has affected women in the Nile Valley regardless of their religion.(built 4700 years ago), dominates the skyline and is believed to be the ancient Egyptians first attempt at pyramid building, to see the first pyramids ever built the step pyramid of Zosser .
Day 3 :
A Mediterranean Look to Egypt can create some different type of Egyptian women; you will know the hidden beauty in the women city tales Morning- Breakfast at the hotel then transfer from Cairo to Alexandria by A/C car, arrival Alexandria .start your Trip Visiting the Roman Theater (A theater with marble seats up to 800 spectators, Galleries, Section of mosaic flooring & a pleasure garden surrounded by Roman Villas& baths). Then visit Pompay's Pillar, Followed by visit to the Catacomb of Kom El-Shoqafa (Tombson three levels, also contains The Triclinium where relatives used to sit on stone benches to feast the dead, a center with relieves of bearded serpents. Inside, there are 2nd Century AD statues of Sobec& Anubis wearing Roman Armor).Followed by Visiting Elsawary, montaza Garden Alexandria Library& Also from out side you will Visit Qaytbay Citadel & El Mursi Abu Elabas.Drive back to Cairo.
Day 4:
Early morning Flight to Aswan where we'll settle you into your hotel. Tour of Kalabsha Temple dedicated to the ancient god Mandulis, and the goddess Isis. Built during the reign of the Roman Emperor Augustus, the small rock-cut temple of Beit El Wali, built by Ramses the Great, and the small yet charming Kiosk of Qertassi. Afternoon tour of the Nubian Museum, then a short camel caravan & ride to visit a local Nubian Village for tea with the local women in their homes.
Day 5 :
Abu Simbel We have planned our visit to Abu Simbel to be a highlight of your Egyptian adventure. Rising before dawn, we drive along the shore of Lake Nasser, watching the sky lighten and the sacred sun rise above the horizon. We reach the great temples while the air is clean, clear and cool, and the sun's light still golden‹just right for photographs. In the larger temple, colossal figures of Ramses are seated with the gods and attended by his queen and daughters. The smaller temple is dedicated to Queen Nefertari, who appears as Hathor, the goddess of love, joy and fertility, symbolized by the benevolent cow. We explore these fine temple by ourselves in the quiet of the morning, admiring their ancient aura and artistry, after which retire to a comfortable hotel for refreshments. Just as planeloads of visitors arrive to throng the temples we begin our leisurely drive back along the shore to Aswan, arriving in time for a late lunch on board your Nile cruiser. In the afternoon, we enjoy a leisurely sail by graceful felucca on the Nile.
Day 6 :
First we tour the awesome Aswan dams and next an ancient granite quarry complete with an unfinished obelisk. Then we go by motor launch to the island temples of Philae. Re-embarking on our Nile cruise, we sail downstream to Kom Ombo to visit its twin temples.
Day 7 :
We moor in Edfu, climb aboard horse-drawn carriages, and clip-clop through the town to the Temple of Horus, Egypt's best-preserved temple. Re-embarking, we cruise to Esna and its great temple dedicated to Khnum, the creator god. Evening finds us in Luxor.
Day 8 :
Crossing the Nile, we tour the magnificent tombs in the Valley of the Kings and Valley of the Queens; we tour as well the great temple of Queen Hatshepsut & Colossi of Memnon. Evening Sound & Light show at Karnak.
Day 9 :
Morning tour of one of the local girls school, you may wish to bring with you a small gift of school supplies, pencils, notebooks etc. to give to the children .
Tour the gigantic Great Temple of Amon at Karnak, and the mighty Temple of Luxor are our goals in the morning, followed by a return flight to Cairo. In the afternoon, wander through the city on your own, or do your last-minute shopping.
Day 10 :
Meet American & European women in Cairo In the morning, we visit the majestic pyramids of Giza, the Valley Temple, and the timeless Sphinx. After lunch, we drive to Dahshour, the newly opened pyramid field south of Cairo. We visit several ancient structures, including the great pyramid built by Senfru, father of Cheops. On our way back to Cairo , we stop at the village of Harania, after a brief tour we'll have a group discussion, that will include an American or a European woman /women who settled in Cairo to share their own insight on/about the Egyptian Society & Egyptian Women. These guests will join you for lunch at a charming local restaurant Dinner is included at a local home:
Meet the locals, you may wish to bring token gifts to exchange with the host family ( T shirt , small souvenirs of your home town):
This evening we'll venture where few ordinary visitors ever tread . . . right into the homes of some of the people of Cairo l! You'll be invited to a family dinner, and while you enjoy wholesome home-cooked specialties, you'll learn about and appreciate the outlook, aspirations, and way of life of your hosts. Be assured, as curious as you may be about your new friends, they're sure to have questions about your own background. Once the ice is broken, you'll enjoy a lively evening, and find that you have more in common than you ever suspected. Of course, you may enjoy dinner in a quiet restaurant with your travel companions, by letting us know your preferences.
Day 11 :
Our representative escorts you to the airport for your homeward flight. See you, we never say good bye it is always see you Or would you like to meet Bedouin women in Sinai?


Single $1899
2-4 Persons $1650
5-8 Persons $1499
9-16 Persons $1350

Inclusions Enquire Now

  • Meet & assist upon arrival and departure
  • All transfers by a Private air-conditioned vehicle.
  • All Accommodations at 5-star hotel on B.B basis.
  • Private English Egyptologist guide.
  • Entrance fees to all the mentioned sites.
  • All Service charges & taxes.

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.

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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.

 

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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

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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

  •  You must have a valid passport to enter Egypt. (You must have at least 06 months of validity beyond your scheduled return date.
  •  You can issue your domestic flight with your international one to get it cheaper. In case you could not, we can handle it so do not worry at all