Super Long Nile Cruise Sailing Dates

Bride of the Mediterranean

12

Days

11 nights

5 nights Cairo

2 nights Alexandria

4 nights Nile Cruise

 

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival - Cairo

Upon arrival to Cairo airport, you will be met by Stylish Holidays representative and transferred to your hotel
Overnight at hotel in Cairo

Day 2: Cairo

After breakfast, your private Egyptologist tour guide and driver will pick you up and start your tour with Giza Plateau where you will see the three pyramids: Cheops, Khafre and Menakaure, and you will have free time to enter one of the pyramids (optional). After visiting the pyramids, you'll continue across the plateau for a great chance to shot photos of the three pyramids rising from the sands. Then we continue in the plateau to explore the mysterious Sphinx
Enjoy your lunch at local restaurant and continue south to Sakkara, home of Egypt's oldest pyramid, built in 2650 B.C.
Your final site today is Memphis, the ancient capital of Egypt. Where you will see artifacts from many of the great rulers of Egypt, including the fallen statue of Ramses II.
Return to Cairo and on your way, you will have a stop at a Papyrus Institute to see how the famous artwork is made
Free time at night
Overnight at hotel in Cairo

Day 3: Cairo

After breakfast, drive to the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities for a detailed, guided tour. Then visit Old Cairo and walk back in time, visiting the Old Coptic Church and the Ben Ezra Synagogue.
Lunch en route. Continue to visit Salah El Din Citadel and the Mohamed Ali Mosque. Then continue to explore the streets of Khan el Khalili Bazaar.
Return to your hotel for overnight in Cairo

Day 4: Cairo – Alexandria

After Breakfast, drive to Alexandria and take a tour at the Greco- Roman Museum, Al-Montazah Gardens and the Catacomb.
Overnight at hotel in Alexandria

Day 5: Alexandria

Free time to explore Alexandria with your own
Overnight at hotel in Alexandria

Day 6: Al Alamein - Cairo

Breakfast at hotel and then drive to Al Alamein Desert
Visit Alamein WWII
Return back to Cairo
Overnight at hotel in Cairo

Day 7: Cairo – Abu Simbel – Aswan – Nile Cruise

Transfer to Cairo airport for your very early flight to Aswan.
Connect to your flight to Abu Simbel to visit the 2 temples of Ramses II and Nefertari in Abu Simbel
Fly back to Aswan. Upon arrival to Aswan, you will be met by Stylish Holidays representative and transferred to your Nile cruise for lunch.
Take a tour to the Aswan High Dam. Proceed to the Granite Quarries and the huge Unfinished Obelisk. Then take a short motorboat ride to visit the romantic and majestic Philae Temple.
In the afternoon (if weather permitting) take a ride on a Felucca, around Elephantine Island.
Return to your cruise for dinner and overnight onboard

Day 8: Nile Cruise - Kom Ombo

Sail to Kom Ombo and visit the Temple of Kom Ombo overlooking Nile River
Continue to Edfu
Dinner and overnight on board

Day 9: Nile Cruise - Edfu

After breakfast, visit the extraordinary Temple of Horus at Edfu using horse carriage to reach there and back to Nile Cruise
Sail to Esna, cross the lock and continue to Luxor.
Dinner and overnight on board

Day 10: Nile Cruise - Luxor

Cross to the West Bank of the Nile and explore the Valley of the Kings.
Rising out of the desert plain in a series of terraces, the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut.
On the way back to the river Nile, your road passes by the famed Colossi of Memnon.
Dinner and overnight on board

Day 11: Nile Cruise – Luxor – Cairo

After breakfast, visit the East Bank of the Nile starting with the especially graceful Temple of Luxor.
Proceed to the North of Luxor to the Karnak Temple.
In the afternoon, transfer to Luxor airport for your return flight to Cairo and transfer to your hotel for overnight.

Day 12: Cairo - Departure Flight

After breakfast, transfer to Cairo airport for your departure flight

 

Notes

Sailing schedule is subject to change without prior notice due to navigational circumstances, but all sites will be maintained

 

Package includes:

  • 5 nights at hotel in Cairo with buffet breakfast
  • 2 nights at hotel in Alexandria with buffet breakfast
  • 4 nights onboard of Nile Cruise with buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Meet and assist service and round trip transfers in Cairo, Alexandria, Aswan and Luxor.
  • Professional English speaking representative for all transfers
  • Professional English speaking guide (all major languages are available) for sightseeing
  • Entrance fees for all mentioned sightseeing
  • Air conditioned vehicles for all transfers and tours
  • Assistance from Stylish Holidays during your tour in Egypt

 

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6 Madfaiaa Buildings, Beside City Stars

Nasr City - Cairo - Egypt

Tel: +20 2 2690 8570 / 71 - 2418 3641

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