Cairo: 9-Day Egypt Tour, Balloon, Flights  

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Explore almost every magical monument In Egypt. Admire the unique structure of Egypt's hidden gems, Edfu and Kom Ombo. Make unforgettable memories with friends and family on the hot air balloon ride.

Highlights

  • Marvel at the world's biggest open museum, Luxor.
  • Appreciate the beauty of the pearl of the Mediterranea
  • Capture breathtaking views from above

Description

Day 1/ Our representative will be waiting for you to pick you up from the airport after helping with your luggage then meet your private Egyptologist and explore Egypt’s interesting history together. Start the day by visiting the only Great Wonder still standing, The Great Pyramids of Giza, The monumental tombs are relics of Egypt’s Old Kingdom era and were constructed some 4,500 years ago. Learn more about ancient Pharaonic history with your professional guide. Then he moved to Saqqara, revolutionizing stone architecture and royal burials. In addition to its beauty and monumental scale, it is not only the very first pyramid that the ancient Egyptians ever built but also the oldest known ancient Egyptian stone structure.   After the visits, the driver will take you to enjoy an Egyptian lunch in a local restaurant. Then to the hotel booked for you in Cairo. Rest in the hotel before our representative picks you up in the evening for a relaxing and magical dinner on a 5-star cruise ship on the Nile. after the romantic dinner, you will head back to the hotel to spend the night. Day 2/ Our representative will pick you up in the morning after enjoying breakfast at the hotel to explore the pearl of the Mediterranean Sea. starting the day with the Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa, one of the seven wonders of the medieval world. and then moving to Bibliotheca Alexandrina, which is built on a magnificent site alongside Alexandria's ancient harbor in the historic center of the city. learn more about it with your private Egyptologist. Enjoy a lunch break in a local restaurant in Alexandria. the last stop for the day is Fort Qaitbey, Qaitbay Citadel is one of the most important forts on the coast of the Mediterranean Sea. discover the history of the establishment of the most important Islamic monuments. Enjoy an Egyptian dinner in a local restaurant in Cairo before our driver drops you off back at the hotel in Cairo. Day 3/ Our driver will pick you up early in the morning after enjoying your breakfast (kindly check out before you leave), The driver will take you to the airport to fly to Luxor, where the driver will be waiting for you holding our sign.  upon arriving you'll start the journey in Luxor by visiting the East Bank, and Luxor temple, This beautiful temple was the main function during the annual Opet celebrations. The next stop is the temple of Karnak, which is home to three main temples, several smaller enclosed temples, and several outer temples - combining the achievements of many generations of ancient builders over 1500 years. After a long journey in Luxor enjoy your lunch on the Cruise ship booked for you. relax and enjoy the luxury life on a 5-star cruise ship while sailing up to Edfu.  Day 4/ in the morning after enjoying breakfast onboard, our guide will pick you up from the reception to visit the hidden gem in Edfu, Horus temple, It represents a lost art that showcases the true spirit of the ancient Egyptian civilization from the perspective of the Ptolemaic dynasty.    Then back to the cruise continuing the sailing until you reach Kom Ombo where our guide will be waiting for you.    The guide will pick you up from the reception to visit the unique temple of Kom Ombo, Tit is a double temple, dedicated to Sobek the crocodile god, and Horus the falcon-headed god. The layout combines two temples in one with each side having its gateways and chapels.   and Back again to the ship to enjoy the sailing.    Day 5/ Early in the morning,(kindly ask the reception for a breakfast box on that day)  our driver will pick you up from the reception to visit the most beautiful temple in Egypt.    Relax in an air-conditioned vehicle and enjoy the car trip to The Great Temple of Abu Simbel, Dedicated to the Ancient Egyptian gods Amun, Ra-Horakhty, and Ptah and Ramesses himself, they are considered to be the most beautiful of the temples commissioned during the Pharaoh's reign.   After the overwhelming visit to the temple, you'll be back on the ship to enjoy dinner and spend the night.  Day 6/ After enjoying breakfast on the ship a representative will pick you up from the reception in the morning to start the tour with Aswan High Dam, The Aswan Dam was an enormous project, lasting more than 10 years and costing more than a billion dollars. it controls the flow of the Nile River. The dam protects people living near the banks of the Nile from both floods and drought. After admiring the brilliant engineering skills in building the dam enjoy a quick time traveling on your visit to the Unfinished Obelisk, Abandoned thousands of years ago in the quarries of Aswan, the Unfinished Obelisk is a granite would-be monument that was never finished. It is one of the most important archaeological finds in Egypt for the insight it has provided into ancient stonemasonry methods. Ending the tour with the beautiful temple of Philae, Located on a peaceful island and dedicated to the goddess of love, the Temple of Isis was almost lost in floods when the Aswan Dam was built in the 1960s. Thankfully it was rescued, and it is now one of Egypt's most beautiful and best preserved ancient sanctuaries. After the unique visit, our driver will take you back to the ship to have lunch and enjoy the time on the cruise with friends and family. Day 7/ After enjoying your breakfast our representative will pick you up to visit one of the most unique and beautiful sites in Egypt, The Nubian Village, enjoy a relaxing ride on the Nile to get there and learn many interesting facts and stories about their unique lifestyle that has been going on for centuries.  after the colorful and relaxing visit, our representative will take you back to the ship to enjoy lunch and spend the rest of the day relaxing on the ship.  Day 8/ Enjoy a free day on the sip to make the most of your stay on a 5-star cruise ship.  Day 9/ Enjoy an early start for one of the best if not the best experience in Luxor, The hot air balloon ride.    Our driver will pick you up from the reception to join a small group and take you to the hot air balloon ride airport. Enjoy watching the magical sights of Luxor drift by below.    heading to the west bank, starting with The Valley of the Kings, its primary purpose was to secure the royal tombs for the pharaohs of the new kingdom  Then moving to The Mortuary Temple of Queen Hatshepsut,  an admirer of Mentuhotep II's temple had her own designed to mirror it but on a much grander scale and, just in case anyone should miss the comparison, ordered it built right next to the older temple.   Ending the tour with a quick visit to the massive colossi of Memnon for pictures.  Enjoy a lunch break in a local restaurant in Luxor before our driver drops you off at the airport to fly to Cairo, where our representative will be waiting for you to take you to your accommodation in Cairo safe and sound

Includes

Hotel pickup and drop-off Private transportation in an air-conditioned vehicle Professional English-speaking guide 2-night accommodation in Cairo Flight tickets 6-night accommodation on a 5- Star Standard Nile Cruise Ship (if you need a Deluxe Cruise Ship please select the appropriate option) Hot air balloon ride

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