FAM Trips

Camel and Pyramids

Egypt

CAIRO AND RIVER NILE CRUISE

$600/pp

Day 1: May 18, 2021 Arrival at Cairo,  

  • After the arrival at Cairo International Airport, we offer the "meet and greet" service.  Afterward, you will be transferred to the Holiday Inn Maadi (Nile and Pyramids view rooms) for check-in.

 

Day 2: May 19, 2021, Cairo Tour (Grand Egyptian Museum, the Pyramids of Giza & the Great Sphinx) 

  • Our day starts with a visit to the largest archaeological museum in the world, the Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM).  The new structure houses 100,000 masterpieces from several periods of Egypt's glorious history, 20,000 objects of which will be displayed for the first time such as King Tutankhamen's complete collection.

  • After touring the GEM, we will stop at a nice cozy restaurant for having lunch.

  •  We will, then, proceed to the one and only standing monument among the seven wonders of the ancient world, the Great Pyramid of Khufu, followed by The Pyramids of Khafra & Menkaura, the well-preserved valley temple of Khafra, and the Great Sphinx.

  • Meals served: Breakfast and Lunch.

 

Day 3: May 20, 2021, *Cairo Tour (National Museum of Egyptian Civilization and Abdeen Palace)

  • Start the day with a visit to the first authentic museum of civilization in Egypt.  The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization (NMEC) with 50,000 artifacts from the dawn of civilization to the present day.

  • Then, we will stop for having lunch in one of Cairo's best restaurants.

  • Our tour will continue to visit Abdeen Palace 

  • Meals served: Breakfast and Lunch.

 

Day 4: May 21, 2021 Travel to Aswan, MS Liberty Nile Cruise Sightseeing 

  • Early morning, arrive at Cairo International Airport to catch the flight to Aswan.

  • Upon arrival, check-in the luxuries Nile Cruise for spending the next three nights and start a relaxing tour sailing from Aswan to Luxor.

  • After having lunch, the Nile Cruise excursion will start by visiting The Aswan High Dam followed by Philae Temple. 

  • At night we offer the Optional breathtaking Sound and Light show at Philae Temple.

  • Meals served: Lunch and Dinner.

 

Day 5: May 22, 2021, Aswan,  Kom Ombo, Edfu 

  • Sail to Kom Ombo in the early morning and visit the Temple of Kom Ombo as a part of our Nile Cruise Sightseeing Tour.

  • Afterward, sail to Edfu for having dinner and overnight.

  • Meals served: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.

 

Day 6: May 23, 2021, Edfu, Luxor East Bank, and the West bank

  • Arrive at Edfu and visit the Temple of Edfu, one of the best-preserved temples in Egypt.

  • We will then be back to the Nile Cruise to have lunch while heading to Luxor.

  • In the afternoon, arrive at Luxor East Bank beginning with the outstanding Karnak Temple, the largest cult temple ever built in Ancient Egypt.  then, transfer to see the Temple of Luxor.

  • Visit Luxor West Bank necropolis including the Valley of the Kings, the Mortuary Temple of Queen Hatshepsut.

  • The last stop of the day will be the Colossi of Memnon, the only standing monument of Amenhotep III's temple in the west bank of Thebes.

  • Meals served: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.

 

Day 07: May 24, 2021 Travel to Cairo

  • Arrive at Luxor International Airport to catch the flight back to Cairo, and visit the Baron Palace and Old Cairo. check-in the hotel overnight.

  • Meals served: Breakfast.

 

Day 8: May 25, 2021 Departure 

  • Transfer to Cairo International Airport for Departure after having an early breakfast at the hotel.

  • Meals served: Breakfast. 

 

Package Includes

  • All Transfers with air-conditioned Bus

  • Free camel ride in the pyramids area

  • English speaking Egyptologist.

  • 04 nights at Cairo

  • 03 nights at Nile Cruise

Package Excludes

  • International and domestic airfare

  • Entry visa to Egypt

  • Any optional tours

  • Tipping

  • Domestic flights

*In case of the new Museums is not opened ( Grand Egyptian and Civilization Museum), we will visit the Egyptian Museum, Memphis or Sakara

Tomb of Ramose