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EG01: 7 Days Cairo - Aswan - Nile Cruise - Abu Simbel - Kom Ombo - Edfu - Luxor - Cairo by flights

Tour Type: Customized private tour, professional guide and driver
Departure: Every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday

Accommodation: Selected 5-star luxury hotel and cruise
Highlights:

  • Discover the world wonders: the Pyramids of Giza and the Great Sphinx.
  • Explore ancient Egypt on a deluxe Nile cruise from Aswan to Luxor.
  • Take a privately guided tour to visit the Abu Simbel Temples.
  • Enjoy a Nile dinner cruise with a spectacular belly-dancing show.

Itinerary Details
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Day 1: Arrival in Cairo, Airport pick up
Upon arrival at Cairo airport, our local representative will be waiting for you holding a sign with your name in the arrival hall. Then you will be transferred to your hotel in a private air-conditioned vehicle. The rest of the day is free for you to prepare for your 7 days best Egypt tour.

Accommodation: InterContinental Cairo Semiramis (5 stars)

Day 2: Cairo full day tour with Giza Pyramids
After breakfast, your private Egyptologist guide will meet you at your hotel lobby and accompany you to explore the great Pyramids of Khufu, Khafre and Menkaure, Great Sphinx and its valley temple. If you are interested, you may opt to go inside the Great Pyramid for its mysterious burial chamber at extra entrance fee payable on the spot. Afterwards, we will continue to visit the Egyptian Museum, which features artifacts from the Pharaonic period and displays a rare collection of 5000 years of Egypt art. In the museum there are over 250,000 overwhelming artifacts presented including an exhibit dedicated to the Tutankhamen treasures of gold and jewelry.

In the evening, we have arranged you dinner in an elegant cruising restaurant in the Nile River, which also includes a live spectacular belly-dancing and folklore show. After the 2-hour cruise, you will be transferred back to your hotel.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: InterContinental Cairo Semiramis (5 stars)

  • Great Sphinx, Egypt
    The Great Sphinx
  • Nile River cruise
    Nile River cruise
Day 3: Cairo to Aswan by flight, Aswan city tour
After breakfast, we will transfer you to Cairo airport to catch a flight to Aswan. Upon your arrival, your private guide will be waiting to take you to explore Aswan. You will be assisted to board the Nile Cruise at around 12:00. After lunch, today's best tour in Egypt starts with a visit to the High Dam. Then you will visit Temple of Philae, which has been rebuilt on Agilkia Island after the construction on the high Dam and was devoted to the two goddesses Isis and Hathor. Your Aswan tour ends with a visit to the Unfinished Obelisk, which shows how the pharos constructed the magnificent Obelisks. Return to Nile Cruise after tour, Relax and enjoy your dinner on board. Overnight on cruise in Aswan.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: M/S Concerto Nile cruise (5 stars)

Day 4: Trip to Abu Simbel, Nile River Cruise: Aswan to Kom Ombo to Edfu
Today, your Abu Simbel tour begins. Early in the morning we will depart by an air-conditioned vehicle to Abu Simbel, taking around 3 hours. We will visit the Temple of Abu Simbel. The colossal Temple of Abu Simbel was built by Ramses II and lately saved from inundation of the Nile waters among the glories of ancient Egyptian monuments. The temples were built out of a sandstone rock cliff, and the representation of the deities to which each was dedicated is carved on its huge facade. Nearby, also saved, lies the small Temple of the King’s wife Nefertari, dedicated to the goddess Hathor. After these visits, we will drive back to Aswan and return to the Nile Cruise before lunch time.

The cruise sails to Kom Ombo. Upon arrival in Kom Ombo, you will visit Kom Ombo Temple which was dedicated to the worship of the gods Sobek and Haeroris. Then the cruise will sail to Edfu. Relax and enjoy dinner. Overnight on cruise in Edfu.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: M/S Concerto Nile cruise (5 stars)

  • Abu Simbel, Aswan
    Temple of Abu Simbel
Day 5: Nile River Cruise: Edfu to Luxor, Explore East Bank of Luxor
After breakfast, you will head to Edfu Temple which is also known as the Temple of Horus. After that, you will be transferred back to your cruise for lunch. Known as the greatest open-air museum in the world, Luxor is our next destination. After disembarking from the Nile cruise, we will explore the East Bank of Luxor including the Karnak Temple and Luxor Temple. At the end of day, you will be transferred back to Nile cruise for an overnight stay in Luxor.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: M/S Concerto Nile cruise (5 stars)

Day 6: Explore West Bank of Luxor, Luxor to Cairo by flight
Breakfast is at 07:00, please check out cruise after breakfast. Then we will visit the Valley of the Kings and Valley of the Queens, covering three fascinating tombs. Later, we will head to the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut and Temple of Medinat Habu. After then, take a photo stop at the Colossi of Memnon. Then we will escort you to Luxor airport for your flight to Cairo. When arriving in Cairo, you will meet your driver, and be transferred to check in at your hotel.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Accommodation: InterContinental Cairo Semiramis (5 stars)

  • Mural in Valley of the Queens
    Delicate murals inside the Valley of the Queens
Day 7: Departure from Cairo, Airport see-off
After Breakfast, you will be picked up from your hotel by driver and transferred to Cairo airport to catch your homeward flight. Your Egypt itinerary 7 days’ trip comes to an end. We wish you a safe and comfortable journey!

Meals: Breakfast

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Tour Prices
Month2-3 travelers4-5 travelers
Year Round$2059 $1853$1979 $1781
  • Prices are per person in US Dollars based on double occupancy.
  • The prices in red reflect 10% discount.
  • Above prices are not applied for Christmas, New Year, Easter and other holidays.
  • Any part of the itinerary e.g. tour length, activities & hotels can be tailored to your individual interests.
  • Above prices are based on the sailing dates of 5-star cruises: M/S Concerto/ Blue Shadow/ AL Hambra/ Nile Style/ Princess Sarah.
What's Included
  • Economy class airfare of Cairo - Aswan; Luxor - Cairo.
  • Accommodation with daily breakfast at selected hotels.
  • Services of a private driver and air-conditioned vehicle.
  • Service of English speaking guides per itinerary.
  • Entrance fees for mentioned sights visited.
  • Meals as mentioned in the itinerary.
What's Excluded
  • International flight into and out Egypt.
  • Meals other than those mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Personal expenses (laundry, telephone, drinks, etc.).
  • Tips for guides and drivers.
  • Personal travel insurance.
  • Egypt Visa Fee.
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Tour Reviews

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  • Joslyn Monroe from GermanyPosted on February 25, 2020
    The 7-day Egypt tour from Cairo was substantial covering many famous attractions like the Giza Pyramids, Great Sphinx, Nile River Cruise and Abu Simbel Temple. The itinerary of the whole journey was fabulously well arranged including accommodations and vehicles.

    Our guide in Cairo was dedicated and active to tell us the necessary attention matters and detailed schedule for the next day. Very scrupulous! Also, she had great photography skills and helped us take many memorable photos in front of the pyramids.
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    5/5
  • Adelina Y. Kim from ItalyPosted on January 11, 2020
    Hotel: Big & soft beds in the 5-star hotels provided us with comfortable environment to have good rests.

    Attractions: The Nile River cruise were wonderful! The sightseeing time of pyramids was also well controlled, and all the itineraries were arranged in order! Thanks a lot for Agate giving us a high quality route arrangement!
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    5/5
  • Stephen Kew from the United StatesPosted on January 06, 2020
    A perfect experience in Egypt! This trip was the best one in recent years.
    The food, accommodation and schedule were very nice.
    The Nile River cruise, Great Sphinx, and the old temples were all the highlights of this 7 days Egypt tour.
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    5/5
  • Eleanora Mcewen from CanadaPosted on December 19, 2019
    Quite an exciting experience on this 7-days Egypt tour from Cairo! Satisfied with the responsible & thoughtful guide. The Great Pyramids and Sphinx were really amazing, and the Nile River cruise was enjoyable! Many thanks to Agate for arranging such a perfect schedule!
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    5/5
  • Nicolai Gerloff from SingaporePosted on December 04, 2019
    Personally, in addition to the attractions, the tour guide is the core of the whole tour. Not surprisingly, all the guides of our 7 days Egypt tour were very satisfactory. They always told us stories about Egyptian history that can't be found on the Internet. Learned about local cultural customs and gained a lot!
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    4/5
  • Hara Kumiko from JapanPosted on November 17, 2019
    The tour guide was a native proficient in Egyptian history and geography. She introduced each famous scenic spot to us in detail. We fully appreciated the long history and culture of ancient Egypt.

    The tour cars, cruises, hotels and meals on this 7 days Egypt tour from Cairo were all excellent! Reasonable planning of the route and time let us feel the combination of work and rest. It was really a wonderful memory!
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    5/5
  • Ranya from MalaysiaPosted on November 02, 2019
    It was a great trip! Thanks to the travel consultant Kelly for her patience in resolving our questions. If I have an opportunity, I will choose the outstanding services of Agate Travel and Kelly again. I am looking forward to my next trip!
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    5/5
  • Lauren Gabriela from AustraliaPosted on October 17, 2019
    Our 7-day Egypt tour from Cairo was arranged very well and all of the local guides were conscientious and responsible.
    Especially the guide who explained the Temple of Abu Simbel in detail was so experienced. She told us lots of stories behind it and showed us the incredible craftsmanship both inside and outside. It was definitely a must-see in Egypt!
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    4/5
  • Kemp Harris from USAPosted on September 21, 2019
    Our tour guide had rich experience and knew the local social conditions, traffic, public order, food and other aspects thoroughly. He also carefully informed us of various precautions before departure. Pyramids and Sphinx were really amazing! Nile River cruise dinner was also enjoyable! The group members exchanged their travel experiences with each other. Everyone lived in perfect harmony during 7 days Egypt tour!
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    5/5
  • Alice Archambault from USAPosted on September 02, 2019
    The whole journey was very enjoyable! We were so happy with the experience in Cairo. We had an excellent Nile River cruise dinner and appreciated a spectacular belly-dancing and interesting folklore show. The cruiser floated for 2 hours, and we enjoyed the quiet and relaxing time very much!!
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    5/5
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