In the evening pick up from your hotel in Cairo, transfer to the train station and take the 1st class over night train to Aswan.
Day 2 - Aswan
Arrive to Aswan and check in to the hotel. Start guided tour, visiting the fantastic Philae Temple and Aswan High Dam, an engineering miracle, built in 1960. Free afternoon, over night in the hotel in Aswan.
Day 3 - Aswan + Optional Abu Simbel tour
Free morning in Aswan. Or take the option to visit the glorious temples of Abu Simbel: early morning (3:30 a.m.) pick up from the hotel and transfer to Abu Simbel and visit Temple of Ramses II., and Temple of Hathor. Overlooking the Lake Nasser, these rock–cut temples are one of ancient Egypt’s most amazing creations.
Then you will be transferred to the 5* Nile Cruise to check in. Over night on board.
Day 4 - Kom Ombo & Edfu
Arrive to Kom Ombo and visit Temple of Sobek. Continue sailing, then visit Temple of Horus in Edfu. Over night on board.
Day 5 - Luxor East Bank
Arrive to Luxor and check in to your hotel. Start guided tour and visit Karnak Temple, the greatest example for worship in the history, dedicated to God Amoun, his wife Mut and their son Khonsu. Then visit Luxor Temple. Over night in the hotel in Luxor.
Day 6 - Luxor West Bank
In the morning start guided tour to see Colossi of Menmon, Valley of the Kings and Valley of the Queens. Then visit Temple of the Queen Hatshepsut, she was the only pharaonic woman ruled ancient Egypt. In the evening transfer to the train station to take the over night train back to Cairo. You will arrive back to Cairo the next morning and will be transferred back to your hotel.
- Pick ups and transfers as mentioned above
- English speaking Egyptologist guide for the sights in Aswan, Luxor, Kom Ombo and Edfu
- First class train tickets (seater train) from Cairo to Aswan and from Luxor to Cairo
- 1 night in 3* hotel in Aswan, including breakfast
- 2 nights on 5* Nile Cruise, including all meals
- 1 night in 3* hotel in Luxor, including breakfast
- All services charges and taxes
- Entrances fees to the mentioned sights
- Beverages on the Nile Cruise
- Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary
- Upgrade to sleeper train (return ticket): 135 Euro / person, based on 2 person sharing, 190 Euro for single cabin
- Optional tour to Abu Simbel: 30 Euro / person
- Felucca ride on the Nile in Aswan (2 hours sail); 25 Euro / person, 40 Euro for single
- Hot Air Balloon in Luxor (40 minutes ride): 90 Euro / person
- Upgrade for 4* or 5 * hotel available upon request
- This tour is available every day
- The sightseeing is organized in small groups
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