From Cairo: 8-Day 7-Night Abu Simbel Tour by Car and Train

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Discover the Pyramids before traveling to Luxor, Aswan, and Abu Simbel by train to visit impressive ruins and temples. Return to Cairo to explore locations from the Islamic and Christian periods.


  • Visit the iconic Great Pyramids, Sphinx, and Valley Temple
  • Discover Luxor's treasures, including the Valley of the Kings, and much more
  • Explore the oldest bazaars in Khan El-Khalili
  • Embark on a predawn journey to Abu Simbel Temples, dedicated to Ramses II
  • Experience Cairo's vibrant culture and delve into the city's rich heritage


Embark on an 8-day journey through Egypt's cultural gems, including the Pyramids and Sphinx, Luxor's temples, and the awe-inspiring Abu Simbel. Sail the Nile, explore the Egyptian Museum, and wander Khan El Khalili. This adventure weaves history and leisure for an unforgettable exploration of Egypt. Day 1: Arrival Arrive at your hotel, where a welcome drink awaits. Day 2: Pyramids Start with breakfast, then visit the Great Pyramids, Sphinx, and Valley Temple. Lunch is followed by the Egyptian Museum, Coptic Cairo, and Khan El Khalili. Transfer to Giza train station. Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner Day 3: Luxor Arrive at Luxor train station, and explore the Valley of the Kings, Temple of Hatshepsut, and Colossi of Memnon. Visit Luxor Temple and Karnak Temples. Overnight in Luxor. Meals: Breakfast, lunch Day 4: Aswan Transfer to Aswan, and visit the High Dam, Unfinished Obelisk, and Temple of Philae. Sail around Elephantine Island on a felucca boat. Meals: Breakfast, lunch Day 5: Abu Simbel Start early for Abu Simbel Temples, dedicated to Ramses II. Return to Aswan, then take the overnight train to Cairo. Meals: Breakfast, dinner Day 6: Cairo Arrive in Giza, transfer to your hotel, and enjoy free time or optional excursions to Sakkara and Memphis. Meals: Breakfast Day 7: Optional Free day or opt for a trip to Alexandria, exploring Qaitbay Fort and the Alexandria Library. Visit the Catacombs. Overnight in Cairo. Meals: Breakfast Day 8: Departure Have breakfast and transfer to Cairo International Airport for your departure. Meals: Breakfast Accommodation: Fairmont Nile City Movenpick Resort Aswan Sonesta St. George Hotel Luxor kindly note: the tickets included is to the area of the pyramids not inside one of the pyramids. If you wish to enter one of the pyramids, you can pay a ticket on spot. if the mentioned hotels are not available, the company have the right to Change the hotel as it of same category . Note: For pick up / drop off form Cairo airport, New Administrative Capital, New Cairo, Nasr City or 6th of October City will be for additional cost


Meet and greet service All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle Accommodation for 3 nights in Cairo including daily breakfast Accommodation for 1 night in Luxor including breakfast Accommodation for 1 night in Aswan including breakfast Accommodation for 2 nights on sleeper train on a half-board basis All sightseeing tours in Cairo, Luxor & Aswan Tour guide Entrance fees to all sites Sightseeing tour to Abu Simbel by a private air-conditioned vehicle Meals as mentioned in the itinerary Bottled water during your trip Felucca boat ride

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  • If the mentioned cruise or hotel is not available, then a cruise or hotel in the same category will be used

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