Country
Egypt
Duration
13 Days/12 Nights
Travel Type
Cruise
 

A trip to Egypt is like a voyage back in time. With over 6000 years of history, today, modern Egypt is a melting pot of cultures, each contributing to the marvels and hospitality this country has to offer. After your Nile cruise, enjoy a relaxing beach stay on the Red Sea coast of Hurghada

Inclusions

8 night accommodation in double occupancy 4* or 5* hotels
4 night Nile cruise in double occupancy, 4* or 5*
Domestic flights Cairo-Luxor, Aswan-Cairo-Hurghada-Cairo
Return airport transfers in Cairo, Luxor, Aswan, Hughada
Sightseeing with air conditioned vehicles
English speaking local guides (private in Cairo)
22 meals: 12 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 4 dinners

Exclusions

International airfare · Egyptian Visa: approx $30USD · Gratuities to hotel & cruise personnel, guides and drivers, approx: $100 · Beverages · Optional tours.

1

DAY 1 CAIRO (THURSDAY)

Arrive in Cairo. After clearing customs and collecting your luggage, you will be met and transferred to your hotel in the Giza area overlooking the pyramids.

2

DAY 2 CAIRO (FRIDAY)

Today is the day you’ve been waiting for! Visit the magnificent pyramids of Giza and admire the mysterious Sphinx. Spend some time taking photos of these legendary creations. After lunch, visit the site of Memphis, the oldest capital of Egypt and Sakkara, with its step pyramid.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch

3

DAY 3 NILE CRUISE, CAIRO-LUXOR (SATURDAY)

Transfer to the airport for your flight to Luxor. Upon arrival, transfer to the pier and board your cruise. In the afternoon, visit the temples of Luxor and Karnak. In Karnak, admire the most imposing sites of prayer ever known to man. Luxor is famous for its immense columns sculpted in the shape of papyrus buds. Return to the ship.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

4

DAY 4 NILE CRUISE (SUNDAY)

Visit the Valley of the Kings with the necropolis of Thebes and the temple of Queen Hatshepsut at Deir-El-Bahari, one of the most remarkable architectural monuments of the New Empire, and the Colossus of Memnon. Lunch onboard, cross Esna lock. Overnight in Esna

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

5

DAY 5 NILE CRUISE (MONDAY)

This morning, visit the temple of Horus in Edfu, one of the best preserved Greco-Roman temples in Egypt. Continue to Kom Ombo to visit the only temple in Egypt dedicated to two gods: Sobek, with a crocodile head, and Haroeris with a falcon head. Return to the ship and cruise to Aswan. Oriental Dinner followed by Galabiya Party. Overnight Aswan.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

6

DAY 6 NILE CRUISE (TUESDAY)

Today, visits will include the High Dam. Impressive in its dimensions, the dam is among the most spectacular civil works of the 20th century. Board a small boat and transfer to the Philae Temple. Diner and belly dancer show. Overnight in Aswan

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

7

DAY 7 ASWAN-CAIRO-HURGHADA (WEDNESDAY)

Disembark and transfer to the airport for your flights to Hurghada. Arrive and transfer to your hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure.

Meals : Breakfast

8 - 10

DAYS 8- 10 HURGHADA (THURSDAY-SATURDAY)

Three full days at leisure to enjoy the beach or snorkel at one of the best places in the world!

Meals : Breakfast

11

DAY 11 HURGHADA – CAIRO (SUNDAY)

Transfer to the airport for your flight to Cairo. Arrive and transfer to your hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure. (B)

Meals : Breakfast

12

DAY 12 CAIRO (MONDAY)

Visit the National Museum of Egyptian Antiquities which displays the most important collection of Egyptian antiquities in the world. Exhibited are over 120,000 objects from the Pharaonic and Graeco-Roman periods. Visit the Citadel, built in 1183, and the Alabaster Mosque of Mohammed Ali. Enjoy exploring the famous Khan El Khalili bazaar for some treasures to bring back home!

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch

13

DAY 13 CAIRO (TUESDAY)

Transfer to the airport for your flights home.

Meals : Breakfast

Prices per person, in CA$, starting from, Double Occupancy

Land Portion

Land Portion

Single rates

Land Portion

Departures – 2022-2023 4* standard 5* standard 4* standard 5* standard
Sep 20 2022 – Apr 30 2023

3799

4529
4745
6529
May 1 2023 – Sep 20 2023
3785
4279
4725
5995

** higher rates from

Dec 10 – Jan 7 & from Mar 25- Apr 13

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Prices valid with minimum two people traveling together

Egypt hotels / Cruise options ( or similar)

Cairo: 4 * Ramses Hilton Nile view rooms or similar
5* Mena House, garden rooms or similar

Nile Cruise : 4* Blue Shadow cruise or similar
5* Movenpick Lilly or Lotus cruise or similar

Hurghada: 4* Marriott Hurghada
5* Hurghada Marriott Beach Resort

**Prices in this document are for information only; they were issued at press time, for the current year. Please note that due to exchange rates and temporary promotions, they can increase or decrease at any time. Contact your travel agent for the price and promotion of the moment The prices indicated exclude the contribution to the Customer Compensation Fund of $3.50 per $1,000 of tourism product or service purchased from a travel agent in Quebec