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8 Days Cairo, Luxor and Aswan by Flight

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Duration

8 Days / 7 Nights

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size

24 people

Languages

English

Overview

Our carefully created 8 Days Cairo Luxor Aswan itinerary will take you on an amazing into the heart of ancient Egypt tours. Ideal for those wishing to discover Egypt’s timeless treasures this full Egypt classic tours blends history, culture, and adventure into an itinerary.

The famous Giza Pyramids and Sphinx are waiting for you as you start your journey in Cairo. You will be in awe of these huge temples as you marvel at the building skill of the ancient Egyptians. Visit Memphis the ancient city where history comes to life among the ruins and the Step Pyramid of Djoser to delve deeper into Egypt’s past.

Visit Luxor considered the “world’s greatest open-air museum to explore the vast complex of the Karnak Temple which stands as witness to the majesty of ancient Egyptian architecture. Explore the magnificent Luxor Temples while the sun sets, showered in golden hues and explore the museum’s treasures.

The Valley of the Kings where pharaohs were buried in magnificent tombs decorated with colorful paintings and complicated hieroglyphs is the centerpiece of your trip to Luxor. After seeing the massive Colossi of Memnon which stand guard over the Theban necropolis, go down the Nile.

While sailing in the opposite direction of Aswan be sure to stop at the Edfu Temple honoring the falcon deity Horus, and the Temple of Kom Ombo, a unique identical twin temple honoring Sobek and Horus. Appreciate the tranquil Philae Temple at Aswan which had been saved from the rising levels of Lake Nasser and marvel at the technical feat of the High Dam which controlled the powerful Nile.

A visit to the majestic Temple of Abu Simbel which Ramses II carved out of the steep rock faces of Egypt would be a must for every traveler. Absorb the grandeur of this UNESCO World Heritage site and let it captivate you then head back to Cairo the starting point of your adventure.

Our Egypt tours are designed to suit all types of travelers whether they are drawn to the attract of modern Egypt or the enigma of ancient civilizations. We give a variety of Egypt luxury tours to meet your needs, from opulent Egypt family tours and traditional itineraries. Discover the ageless splendors of Egypt with us, a place where beauty and history meet in amazing harmony.

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Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive Cairo airport , Cairo ON

Arrival to Cairo airport, Upon you arrival you will find our Nile Booking representative waiting you with a sign of your name on , then you will be transferred by  A/C car to your hotel. Overnight in Cairo.

Day 2: Pyramids of Giza, Sakkara, Memphis , Cairo ON

Breakfast. Start your tour to The Giza Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinus, then proceed to visit the Great Sphinx, which dates back to the time of Chephren, visit the Valley Temple of the pyramids & many outstanding photo stops.
After your tour by the Pyramids you will have the visit to this amazing site called Sakkara and the Step Pyramid of Djoser at Sakkara which dating back to 2600 BC under the 3rd Dynasty, it’s considered the oldest stone structure and it was built for the king Djoser. In the same area is located Imhotep temple and Mastaba of Ti.
Proceed to visit Memphis which was the Capital of Old Egypt during the Old Kingdome and the first Capital of Egypt, and see the Statue of Ramses II at Memphis
(Optional) Evening trip to attend the Sound & Light show in the Pyramids area.
Overnight in Cairo.

Day 3: Fly to Luxor , Karnak , Luxor Museum , Luxor ON

After your breakfast at the hotel you will have your transfer to the domestic airport. Departure by the plane to Luxor, upon arrival to Luxor you will find your representative and guide waiting for you to start your Luxor day tours by the visit of Karnak & Luxor temples.
Karnak temples is a great complex of temples was built for the king of gods Amonra lots of Pharaohs and Queens shared the building of this complex until they built upon 2000 years the greatest and the biggest temple ever in history , it’s one of the most magnificent places ever , then you will join your Nile Booking guide to visit Luxor temple , where a chapel of the wife of Amon was built , the goddess Mut , the mother , she has an amazing temple , it was built by Amonhotep III and Ramsis II , lots of great statues there , the start there when you see the great statues of king Ramsis , the Obelisk which is still there , tour around Luxor temple is amazing .after this trip to Luxor temple you will have to visit to Luxor Museum. After that transfer to your hotel.
Overnight in Luxor.

Day 4: Luxor West Bank, Valley of the Kings , Luxor ON

Breakfast. Start your tour visiting Valley of the Kings, the magnificence of the grandeur of architecture which was used for burial, there are many kings buried in this valley , the colours on the walls , the perfect carvings of the Hieroglyphics , the great corridors and chambers , all was dug into the bedrock of the mountains , after your tour in the King’s Valley you will join your guide to visit the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, which was built by Queen Hatshepsut, daughter of Thutmosis I, who ruled Egypt about 20 years during the 18th Dynasty (approximately from 1490 to 1469 B.C), the only pharaonic woman who reigned ancient Egypt.
You will stop by the Colossi of Memnon on the way back to the east side of the Nile
Transfer back to your hotel.
Overnight in Luxor.

Day 5: Edfu, Kom Ombo – Aswan ON

After you have breakfast at the hotel , you will join our Nile Booking guide to drive around the Egyptian villages until you arrive to Edfu, you will be transferred to visit the majestic temple dedicated to Horus which is considered by most to be the best preserved cult temple in Egypt.
According to the Egyptian myths, it was the place where the falcon-headed god Horus revenged the murder of his father Osiris by killing Seth.
Then you will drive again towards Kom Ombo during Aswan day tours to visit the temple of Sobek standing on high grounds overlooking the Nile. It differs from other temples because of its double entrance, each one is dedicated to divinity: “Haroeris” with his falcon head and ” Sobek ” with his crocodile head.
The Temple of Kom Ombo was built on the honor of two deities the crocodile-headed Sobek, god of fertility and creator of the world, and Haroeris or the ancient falcon-headed Horus. Also, Kom Ombo’s importance lies in its huge sugar-cane.
You will arrive Aswan during the afternoon.
Overnight in Aswan.

Day 6: Abu Simbel, Aswan ON

After your breakfast you will join your guide to visit the Temple of Abu Simbel, The colossal Temple of Abu Simbel built by Ramses II (XIXth. Dynasty) and lately saved from inundation of the Nile waters in among the glories of ancient Egyptian monuments.
The temples were built out of a sandstone rock cliff, and representation of the deities to which each was dedicated is carved on its huge façade. Nearby, also saved, lies the small Temple of the King’s wife Nefertari, dedicated to the goddess Hathor , the site of Abu Simbel is a master piece, you will fall in love with the area and the view of the lake Nasser , after your trip to Abu Simbel you will drive back to Aswan .
Overnight in Aswan.

Day 7: Aswan Tour – Cairo ON

Breakfast. Start your tour to the High Dam which was completed in 1964. From here you can gaze across Lake Nasser. The Philae temple Sail by boat to the island of Agilkia. Visit the temple that was removed from their original island of Philae which lies submerged most of the year by the waters of Lake Nasser. The main Temple of Isis and its monuments were built between the 26th-dynasty and the Roman period.
Transfer to Aswan airport and departure by plane to Cairo. Arrival and transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Cairo.

Day 8: Departure

Breakfast at the hotel our representative will transfer you to the airport and assist you at the airport through final departure formalities.

Included/Excluded

  • 3 Nights hotel accommodation in Cairo on Bed & Breakfast basis
  • 2 Nights hotel accommodation in Luxor on Bed & Breakfast basis
  • 2 Nights hotel accommodation in Aswan on Bed & Breakfast basis
  • 1 Day tour in Cairo visiting Giza Pyramids, Sakkara & Dahshur
  • 1 Day tour in Luxor visiting The East Bank
  • 1 Day tour in Luxor visiting The West Bank
  • 1 Day tour visiting Edfu & Kom Ombo
  • 1 Day tour visiting Abu Simbel
  • 1 Day tour in Aswan visiting Philae temple & High Dam
  • Pickup and drop off services
  • All transfers by modern AC Car
  • Expert Egyptology tour guide
  • Bottled water during the trips
  • All entry fees to all the mentioned sites
  • Domestic flights: Cairo / Luxor – Aswan / Cairo.
  • All taxes and charges
  • Visa Entry for Egypt.
  • International Flights.
  • Personal expenses .
  • Tipping.

Tour Length

1 - 2 weeks

Group Size

2-10

Tour Type

Travel Packages

Location

Aswan
Cairo
Giza
Luxor

Tour's Location

from $2.150,00

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