Take a trip through time and discover the land of Pharaohs in a way that can only be dreamt about. Cairo Dahabiya tour is one of the real splendid packages in Egypt. While in Cairo, you will get to see the Pyramids of Giza and Sakkara Complex after flying to Luxor, board of the Dahabiya, have a unique journey crossing unique places and taking unique roots. Visit many historical places from the famous Valley of Kings and Temple of Queen Hatshepsut to Philae Island in Aswan.
Day 1: Friday 26 Nov. Arrival in Cairo
12:00 AM.Your representative will meet and assist you at Cairo International Airport (Before the immigration counters, holding a sign with your name) and provide you with an entry visa for Egypt and then he will escort you to your hotel by exclusive air-conditioned deluxe vehicle
After breakfast, At 09:00 am Visiting the Pyramids & Sakkara you will be accompanied by your personl guide to Giza Plateau to visit the Great Pyramids of Giza: Cheops, Chefren and Mykerinus and also the famous Sphinx and Valley Temple facing the great statue. There is an additional visit to the Great Pyramid from inside (Extra ticket on spot). Lunch will be served in a good quality restaurant, and then proceed to Sakkara area to visit Sakkara Complex and first pyramid ever built, Djoser Pyramid .Overnight in Cairo. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch.
Day 2: Saturday 27 Nov. Flying to Luxor - Luxor West Bank Tour
Check out from your hotel in Cairo in the morning, then get transfered to Cairo Airport for your flight to Luxor where you will be met and assisted, then enjoy visiting Luxor west of Luxor (Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut temple and the Colossi of Memnon). Having lunch at local resturant, free time in Luxor, evening visit Luxor temple. Overnight in Luxor. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch.
Day 3: Sunday 28 Nov. 2021 – Boarding in Esna – El Kab – Quessia
After breakfast at your hotel in Luxor, visit Karnak Temple then transfer to your Dahabiya Cruise
Private tranfser from Luxor to Esna (50 km south of Luxor) where the crew of the Dahabiya will take you to board the boat. Embarkation on the Dahabiya for a 5-day cruise along the Nile between Esna and Aswan. A visit to the Esna temple and a short walk through the local markets. Sail to El Kab, the ancient town of Nekheb, to visit the remains of its temples and some of the tombs cut into the cliffs. Set sail for a small island where the boat will moor for the night. Dinner will be served on board the Dahabiya or on the tranquil banks of the Nile. First night on board. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
Day 4: Monday 29 Nov. Edfu – Wadi el Shat
Sail for Edfu and visit the temple of Horus, the best-preserved of all the temples in Egypt. Set sail for a small island where
the boat will moor for the night, later stops will take you to small villages and the desert. Dinner will be served on board the
Dahabiya or on the tranquil banks of the Nile. Second night on board. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
Day 5: Tuesday 30 Nov. Gebel el Silsila – Kom Ombo – Maniha
Relax in a deck chair and watch the riverside pass by while the crew sails to Gebel El Silsila. Explore the rock-cut chapels of
Seti I, Ramesses II, Merenptah and Horemheb and also remnants of the monuments in the old sandstone quarries. During
lunch on the sun deck the Dahabiya sails towards Kom Ombo, where you go ashore to see the double temple of Sobek and
Haroeris. Set sail for the island of Maniha, where the Dahabiya will moor for the night. Dinner will be served on a beautiful spot on the banks of the Nile, under a twinkling night sky – You’ll find no flashing disco here! Third night on board. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
Day 6: Wednesday 01 Dec. Daraw – El Koubania, Aswan
Sail to Daraw and take a walking tour to the village to visit the markets of Daraw, once the last stop on the famous 40-day
desert road between Sudan and Egypt. Sailing continues to the Nubian village of El Koubania, near Aswan. As twilight sets
in, admire the sunset from the sundeck before a festive evening and dinner on board. Fourth and last night on board. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
Day 7: Thursday 02 Dec. Check – out fly to Cairo.
End of the Dahabiya journey in Aswan after breakfast on board. Then visit Visit the Philae Temple and the High dam.
Transfer to Aswan airport for your flight to Cairo where you will be met, then transfered to your hotel.Overnight in Cairo. Meals: Breakfast.
Day 8: Friday 03 Dec. Cairo Sightseeing
After taking breakfast at your hotel in Cairo, you will be escorted by your private guide to visit the Egyptian Museum. Lunch will be taken throughout the tour at a local restaurant. Then, continue driving to Islamic Cairo, where you will be able to explore Khan El Khalili, Cairo’s oldest bazaar.Overnight in Cairo. Meals:Breakfast, Lunch.
Day 9: Saturday 04 Dec. Final Departure
Have breakfast, then get transfered to Cairo Airport for your final departure. Meals: Breakfast.
Price Solo Traveler, Private Tour
$3'150 + $120 extra night in Cairo ( $3270)
What you paid at Time of Booking: $1,000. The Remaining Balance To Be Paid On Arrival Cash Or by Credit Card.