Cairo and the Nile by Air 8 Days 7 Nights

Enjoy our 8 days Cairo and the Nile Cruise by flight tour to visit Giza Pyramids and The Sphinx, The Egyptian Museum, Coptic and Islamic Cairo, then fly to Luxor The World's largest outdoor museum for a luxurious 5-days Nile Cruise to explore The Magnificent Temples in Luxor and during The Cruise which ends at the picturesque city of Aswan. Book your Travel Packages in Egypt Now or join Egypt Group Tour 8 days starts only 599 $ for double occupancy.

Price : 599.00 $

8 Days

Cairo, Luxor and Aswan

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Get ready to join our 8 days Cairo and the Nile Tour and experience the major sites in Cairo and Luxor the world's largest outdoor museum on board a luxurious 5-days Nile Cruise to explore the magnificent temples in Luxor and during the cruise which ends at the picturesque city of Aswan.

Make the most of your 8 days Egypt holiday and cover the most interesting cities of our wonderful country Cairo, Luxor and Aswan.

we promise you an experienced operation team to help you, and to provide the most  experienced tour guides to be at your service during the whole trip.

Save 15 % and join our group tour starting from 6 people and maximum 20

Groups starts every Thursday

Price per person joining the group 

Starts only from 599 USD for double occupancy ( from May to September )

Starts only from 699 USD for single occupancy ( from May to September )

Accommodation during Groups 

Mercure Le Sphinx 5* in Cairo

5* Nile Cruise Ms Nile Radames 1

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Itinerary

Welcome to Cairo, Egypt

Cairo Top Tours airport representative will meet you inside Cairo International Airport, he will be awaiting for you to start your holiday in Egypt with a sign bearing your name to assist you with all procedures. From the airport you will move to your hotel by your private nonsmoking air-conditioned deluxe vehicle. When you reach the hotel in Giza the tour leader from Cairo Top Tours will assist with a smooth check-in and he will review your Egypt travel package itinerary with you to confirm pick-up times for each tour.

Overnight in Cairo

Welcome Drink

In the second day you will meet your licensed guide in the hotel lobby after enjoying your breakfast, he will accompany you to Giza Plateau to visit the only monument from the seven man made wonders of the ancient world remains largely in existence the Great Pyramid of Cheops and the Second pyramid of Chephren which still has parts of the original limestone covering. In addition to the pyramid of king Mykerinus, which the builders intended to fully cover it with granite but they don't seem to have ever finished the plan, you will also visit the valley temple of king Chephren where his body was embalmed, and the majestic statue of the man headed lion, well known world-wide as The Great Sphinx.

Then proceed to visit The Egyptian Museum, you will wander through the two floors of the building which is above a Hundred years old and exhibiting the largest and most unique collection of Egyptian antiquities all over the world as well as the only royal treasure found intact in the valley of the kings, the Treasures of the boy Pharaoh Tutankhamen.

Continue the tour to cover the monuments of Coptic Cairo, starting by the ancient Roman fortress of Babylon and the church of virgin Mary best known as The Hanging Church built above the towers of the old fortress. you will then visit the church of St Serguis where you going to see the crypt inside which the holy family took refuge for about three months and the well from which they got their water supplies during the stay, eventually you will visit the Jewish Synagogue of Ben Ezra or sometimes referred to as El Geniza Synagogue or Synagogue of the Levantines located where baby Moses was found according to tradition.

You will enjoy your tasty lunch in a good quality restaurant then driving to Islamic Cairo, and visit one of the oldest middle eastern Bazaar which id called Khan El Khalili, Cairo’s old bazaar. After the tour you will be transferred back to the hotel.

Overnight in Cairo

Included meals: Breakfast, Lunch

In the morning you will check out from your hotel in Giza and then you will be taken to Cairo Airport to catch the domestic flight heading to the tourism capital in Egypt, the city of Luxorwhere you will be met and assisted by our representative. Then you will be escorted to embark your 5 star Egypt Nile Cruise from Luxor to Aswan. After having lunch on board, start the East Bank tour to Karnak Temple the largest man made religious complex the world has ever known and the magnificent Temple of Luxor built during the reign of Amenophis the third.

Enjoyable dinner will be served and overnight on board your Nile river cruise.

Included meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

In the early morning you will have the chance to book for the Hot air balloon ride above Luxor ( Optional activity )

Around 8: 00 Am and After you finish your flavorful breakfast on board the Nile river cruise, You will be accompanied by our fluent English-speaking tour guide to visit the west bank of Luxor starting by the so-called Colossi of Memnon which are two colossal statues of Amenhotep III, then the tour takes you to cover the Valley of the Kings, which is considered a UNESCO world heritage site, you still can enter some of the rock-cut tombs of the 62 pharaohs of the New Kingdom who were buried including the famous king Tutankhamen and the legendary Pharaoh Ramses the second, you can also visit the tomb of Sity the first now ( extra ticket on spot ) the tombs are amazingly decorated with very colorful paintings and filled in with treasures which the Pharaohs buried to enjoy during an eternal life starts after death. Proceed to the beautiful temple of the famous female Pharaoh, the Temple of Hatshepsut or the so-called the temple of  El Deir El Bahary which means the monastery of the stone.

A delicious lunch will be served while your Nile cruise start the sailing towards the south to stop first at Edfu, enjoy your eyes with the beautiful views of the Egyptian farms and villages on both sides of the river. Tea and snacks 

In the evening relish your open buffet dinner made out from fresh ingredients, then get ready for entertainment and some musical shows and belly dance.

Optional Hot air Balloon

Overnight on board Nile Cruise.

Included Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Enjoy your fine breakfast meal on board the Nile River Cruise, then your guide will accompany you to visit the well-preserved Ptolemaic Temple and the most preserved Temple remains from ancient Egypt the temple of Edfu which is dedicated to the ruler of heaven the falcon headed God Horus. After you have enough time at the temple you will be escorted back to the ship, which will start the sailing to Kom Ombo. On arrival you will visit the captivating Temple of Kom Ombo dedicated to different deities the crocodile God Sobek and Haroris. Lovely lunch will be served onboard the cruise while sailing towards Awan.

Enjoy your lovely dinner onboard and the Nubian Show, overnight at Aswan onboard you deluxe Nile cruise.

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

In the morning you will have an enjoyable breakfast on board, then it will be time to explore this amazing city of Aswan where the cruise ship finally stop, first you will begin the sightseeing at the famous High Dam which is considered the most important national project in the modern history of Egypt, The High dam in Aswan allowed the generation of electricity which was very necessary for the development of the country. then enjoy the boat ride which will take you to visit the awesome temple of Philae dedicated to Goddess Isis and beautifully located on an island. Then proceed to the largest known Obelisk within the granite quarries at Aswan, the Unfinished Obelisk most probably is made by queen Hatshepsut.

Finish Aswan sightseeing tours then you will have a transfer back to the Cruise.

Dinner and overnight on board.

Included meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Before you leave Aswan you have the chance to visit the most impressive Egyptian temple at Abu Simbel and the highlight of any holiday to Egypt in the early morning by Land or by flight.( optional activity )

At the last day of your Egypt Nile river cruise and after enjoying breakfast you will Disembark from the cruise, then our representative will transfer you to Aswan airport to take your return flight back to Cairo, Where again you will be met and assisted on arrival and will be transferred by your private transportation to your hotel in Giza.

Overnight in Cairo.

Included meals: Breakfast

Relish your breakfast at the hotel at the last day of your Cairo and the Nile Cruise by Air package and say good bye to Giza pyramids, then you will have some free time at leisure after that you will check out from the hotel and get ready to be transferred to Cairo International Airport for your final departure flight.

Included meals:  Breakfast

Included Items

  • We will provide meet and greet service at Cairo, Aswan and Luxor Airports by Cairo Top Tours representatives.
  • Your 5 star accommodation in Cairo for 3 nights in Cairo on bed & breakfast. ( Cairo Pyramids resort )
  • Your accommodation for 4 nights on board 5 star Nile cruise from Aswan to Luxor on full board basis. MS Semiramis Nile cruise or similar
  • Domestic airfare from Cairo to Aswan and from Luxor to Cairo.
  • All entrance fees to museums and historical sites.
  • Your lunch will be served in good quality restaurants during the tours in Cairo.
  • Included for you is a complimentary camel ride for 15 minutes at Giza Pyramids.
  • All necessary transfers to/from airport & hotel and during the tours by a private nonsmoking air-conditioned vehicle.
  • All your sightseeing tours whether in Cairo or during the Cruise are strictly private tours.
  • Bottled water and soft drinks during your holiday in Egypt.
  • If we have enough time in Cairo we will stop to have a soft drink on a local Cafe during the tour.
  • Professional English-speaking Egyptologist tour guide will accompany you at all the sites.
  • All meals are included in the hotels, Nile cruise as mentioned in the above itinerary
  • Shopping tours in Cairo ( if you are interested).
  • All taxes & service charges are included.

Excluded Items

  • International flight tickets
  • Entry visa to the country. 25 American dollars at the Airport.
  • Tipping to the driver, guide and the cruise.( not obligatory )

Price Table

Tour Price except during peak seasons like Christmas, New Year or during the Easter
May-Sept Oct-April
Double 650 $ 950 $
Solo 950 $ 1300 $

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