Explore the best ancient monuments and tourist sights Travel to Egypt has to offer in a 6 days Cairo & Nile cruise package you will discover the hidden secrets of Egyptian mythology and great civilization of ancient Egyptians pharaohs through the best destinations in Egypt. Visit Cairo famous landmarks such as the Pyramids, the Egyptian Museum, then fly to Aswan for a luxury deluxe Nile cruise between Luxor and Aswan and witness the ancient temples and tombs such as Karnak, Hatshepsut temples, Valley of the Kings and other historical monuments.
Day 2:Tour to Pyramids & the Egyptian Museum
The Pyramids of Giza
The Great Pyramid of Khufu
The Sphinx of Chephren
The Valley Temple:
The Egyptian Museum:
The High Dam: It was built across the Nile at Aswan and was constructed between 1960 and 1970, and has had a significant effect on the economy and culture of Egypt.
The Unfinished Obelisk: The largest obelisk in ancient time. It was ordered by Hatshepsut (1508–1458 BC) to complement the Lateran Obelisk (which was originally at Karnak} and was later brought to the Lateran Palace in Rome.
Philae Temple: Philae Temple dedicated to goddess Isis of Love and beauty. The temple complex was dismantled and relocated to nearby Agilkia Island as part of the UNESCO Nubia Campaign project, protecting this and other complexes before the 1970 completion of the Aswan High Dam.
Sailing and Overnight on board.
Day 4: Kom Ombo
Kom Ombo Temple: Kom Ombo temple overlooking the Nile. This temple is divided into 2 temples with 2 entrances, 2 hypostyle Halls and 2 sanctuaries, Continue sailing to:-
Edfu Temple: Dedicated to God Horus. Edfu temple is considered the most preserved Greco-Roman temple all over Egypt and on its walls portrayed a “Play” shows the overcome of Horus over the devil god Seth.
Sail to Luxor, arrive late night and overnight on board.
Day 5: Luxor
Check out after breakfast, then you will be accompanied by your tour guide and a private air-conditioned vehicle to complete your Cairo & Nile Cruise package by visiting Luxor tourist attractions starting at:-
Valley of the Kings:
Welcome to the best attraction in Egypt, The final resting place of Egypt’s rulers from the 18th to the 20th dynasty, it is home to tombs including the great pharaoh Ramses II and boy pharaoh Tutankhamen. The tombs were well stocked with all the material goods a ruler might need in the next world. Most of the decoration inside the tombs still well preserved. Valley of the Kings must be visited during your trip to Egypt, so that your Cairo & Nile cruise package will be more interesting by visiting this historical place.
Hatshepsut Temple: Queen Hatshepsut temple is one of the most beautiful & best preserved of all of the temples of Ancient Egypt. The temple was built on three levels with two wide ramps in a central position joining the levels together.
Colossi of Memnon: Two massive stone statues of king Amenhotep III are the only remains of a complete mortuary temple. The statues are made from blocks of quartzite sandstone which exist in Cairo then moved 700 KM to Luxor.
Then move to have your lunch on an island, so your tour includes a boat trip in the Nile River. End your journey by a tour to:-
Karnak Temples: No site in Egypt is more impressive than Karnak Temple. It is the largest temple complex ever built by man. It represents the combined achievement of many generations of ancient builders and Pharaohs. The Temple of Karnak is actually three main temples situated on 247 acres of land.
Finally, transfer to Luxor airport to catch the flight to Cairo and overnight.
Day 6: End Your Cairo & Nile Cruise Package
Breakfast at the hotel in the morning, then our representative will transfer you to the airport and assist you at the airport through final departure formalities to end your Cairo & Nile Cruise package.