Wonders of Upper Egypt. Awesome Egypt trips and tours from Hurghada. Visit the Luxor then Nile cruise to Aswan. The package starts from Hurghada. It covers the most valuable sites in the south. In Luxor where the valley of the kings and Karnak temple. The Nile cruise the best the in the world without equal. Explore the wonders of the Nile while you are sailing. In Aswan city is the real beauty that you need to enjoy. Get the chance to visit the Abu Simbel which is close to the border.
Hurghada and Nile Cruise 08 Days / 07 Nights
Day 01: Arrive to Hurghada
Arrival to Hurghada international airport, meet & greet by our representative at the airport & assist through formalities, transfer to your all Inclusive hotel for overnight.
Day 02: Hurghada
All Inclusive at hotel, day at leisure, swimming & snorkeling, night life of Hurghada, varieties of activities could be done, availability for optional tours & excursions, overnight at hotel.
Day 03: Hurghada / Luxor “Nile Cruise” (Sailing Days: Saturday /Monday / Thursday)
Early start around 05:15 AM from hotel with Private deluxe (Mini coach/coach) to Luxor ( 280 km / 4.00 hours) We visit the magnificent Temple of Karnak which contains collections of many temples adjusted by many great Pharaohs, Later we visit the Temple of Luxor which used to be as the ancient center of many festivals and consider one of the most beautiful & huge temples of Thebes, transfer to Nile Cruise check in, lunch & dinner served onboard & live entertainment & overnight (B/L/D).
Day 04: Luxor / Esna / Edfu /” Nile Cruise"
Breakfast, guided tour visiting the Necropolis of Thebes at the west bank where the Valley of the Kings which known as the “Place of Truth"and the burial tombs of the New Kingdom Pharaohs, while probably the most famous is that of Tutankhamun was discovered by Howard Carter in 1922. The funerary temple of Queen Hatshepsut " Deir Al Bahary " the only female Pharaoh ruled Egypt. Finally visiting the twin Statues of 18 meters high Colossi of Memnon, remains of funerary temple of Amenophis III then back to cruise for Lunch
Around 13:30 the Sail to Esna, and time to relax on board the sundeck watching the great scenes on both banks of the Nile and the daily life of the Egyptian country side (Upper Egypt) Cross the Lock, Sail to Edfu, Dinner, and overnight ( B/L/D ).
Day 05: Edfu / Kom Ombo / Aswan / Nile Cruise"
Breakfast on board; shore excursion by horse carriages to the temple of Horus in Edfu (best preserved cult temple in Egypt) Horus was the god of the sky whose eyes were the sun and the moon. Back to cruise for lunch and rest.
Afternoon Sail to Kom Ombo, visit the temple shared by two Gods Sobek (Crocodile) and Haroeris (Headed Falcon) dates from180 BC during the Ptolemaic era, with additions made into Roman times. The temple at Kom Ombo was also built at this time, under Ptolemy VI. Return back to cruise and Sail to Aswan, dinner on board, Egyptian Galabya party and live entertainment on board & overnight. (B/L/D)
Day 06: Aswan / Nile Cruise"
Breakfast on board, guided tour visiting the High Dam which consider the most outstanding achievement in Modern Egypt history protected the country from the annual Nile flood, Continue to the Philae Temple that was relocated from its original site on Philae Island after being submerged under the water of the Nile during the preparation of the High Dam construction, But in a spectacular rescue operation, the great temples and monuments of Philae were pulled out of the water and re-erected on a nearby island the Agilika Island, now renamed Philae. Back to cruise for lunch and to enjoy the beauty of Aswan. Dinner on board & overnight. (B/L/D).
Day 07: Aswan / Hurghada
Breakfast at 08.00 transfer by Private deluxe (vehicle /coach) to Hurghada ( 560 km / 6.00 hours ), arrive to Hurghada, assistance by our representative, transfer to resort, all inclusive & overnight.
Day 08: Hurghada / Final Departure
Buffet Breakfast & (Check out from hotel maximum by 12.00) transfer to the airport for the final departure and time to say goodbye to new friends.
- Itinerary Variations : The above itinerary is subject to change due to circumstances beyond our control, Embarkation from Aswan or Luxor according to cruise schedule, as well an alternative cruise boat of equal standard may be used.
Tour category: Packages
Departure location: Hurghada
Duration: 8 Days
Booking in Advance: 5 Weeks before the event
Physical Difficulty Level: Moderate
Travel mode: A/C vehicle, Nile Cruises
Adult price: $975
Child price: $ 550
Infant Price: $ 0