08 Days Budget Egypt Tours& Cairo and Nile Cruise By Train

from $999
Duration: 08 Days
Type: Private Tour
Run: Every Day
Destinations: Cairo, Aswan, Kom Ombo, Edfu, Luxor

Experience the best of Egypt on a budget with our 08 Days Budget Egypt Tours& Cairo and Nile Cruise By Train. This exciting tour takes you to the most popular destinations in Egypt, including Cairo, Luxor, and Aswan, all while saving you money on transportation and accommodation.
Starting in Cairo, you'll visit the Giza Pyramids, the Sphinx, and the Egyptian Museum, home to the world's largest collection of ancient Egyptian artifacts. Then, you'll travel by train to Luxor, where you'll visit the Valley of the Kings, the Karnak Temple, and the Luxor Temple.
Next, you'll embark on a Nile River cruise, stopping in Edfu and Kom Ombo to explore ancient temples dedicated to the gods Horus and Sobek. You'll end the cruise in Aswan, where you'll visit the High Dam, the Unfinished Obelisk, and the beautiful Philae Temple.
Throughout the tour, you'll stay in comfortable budget-friendly accommodations and enjoy delicious local meals. Our knowledgeable local guides will provide fascinating insights into Egypt's rich history and culture, and you'll have plenty of free time to explore on your own.
Don't miss this chance to discover the wonders of Egypt on a budget. Book your 08 Days Budget Egypt Tours& Cairo and Nile Cruise By Train today!


•    Meet and assist by our representatives at the airports with a nominative sign at the passport control area
•    Assistance of our guest relations during your stay
•    Accommodation for 2 nights in Cairo including daily breakfast, the hotel earned the “Hygiene Safety” certificate for operation
•    Accommodation for 3 nights on a 5 star Nile cruise on full board, the cruise earned the “Hygiene Safety” certificate for operation
•    Accommodation for 2 nights on sleeper train on half board basis
•    Meals as mentioned in the above itinerary in good quality restaurants
•    Private English / Portuguese / German / Spanish speaking tour guide
•    All sightseeing tours are private guided tours
•    Entrance fees to all the mentioned sites in your itinerary
•    Bottled water during the tours
•    All transfers by a private air-conditioned deluxe vehicle
•    All service charges and taxes
•    Free alcohol sanitizer bottle will be provided every day in your tour


•    International flights and visa
•    Tipping
•    Any optional tours
•    Personal Spending

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Day 1: Your Dream Budget Egypt Tours come true

Welcome to Cairo, Egypt

Our representative will meet and assist you at Cairo International Airport, and then he will accompany you to the hotel by an air-conditioned deluxe vehicle. At the hotel, the representative will assist you to check-in and review your budget Egypt tours itinerary to confirm pick-up times for each tour.
Overnight in Cairo.

Day 2: Cairo Sightseeing - Sleeper Train to Aswan

Check out after breakfast at the hotel. Then, start your Budget Egypt Tours by touring with our private guide to visit the Pyramids of Giza the, Great Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, and Mykerinus. Next, you proceed to visit the Sphinx. The tour also includes a visit to the Valley Temple, which belongs to the Pyramids of Chephren. Enjoy Lunch during the tour at a good quality healthy restaurant and then move to visit the Egyptian Museum, where you explore the splendid collection of Tutankhamun besides many other attractive artifacts. Then, you continue your tour to Coptic Cairo to see Benezra Synagogue and the Hanging Church. And Islamic Cairo to visit Khan El Khalili Bazaar. Later on, you will be transferred to Giza train station to get the sleeper train to Aswan. Dinner and breakfast on board the sleeper train. Overnight inside your Cabin.

Included Activities :
• Cairo - Pyramids of Giza
• Cairo - Egyptian Museum
• Cairo - Coptic Cairo
• Cairo - Khan El Khalili Bazaar
Meals Included :
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner

Day 3: Aswan Nile Cruise Tours

After breakfast on board the train, our representative will meet you at Aswan train station, and then he will accompany you by a private air-conditioned vehicle to your Nile cruise for embarkation in Aswan before lunch. After lunch, your private tour guide will accompany you to start your day of Aswan tours cross by boat to Agilika Island to visit Philae temple, which was dedicated to the goddess Isis and one of the Nubian Temples rescued before the High Dam was built. Enjoy Philae’s long colonnades, towers, reliefs, including the last surviving hieroglyphic and demotic inscriptions in Egypt. Lunch and Dinner on board your deluxe Nile Cruise. Overnight in Aswan.

Included Activities :
• Aswan - The High Dam
• Aswan - The Temple of Philae
Meals Included :
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Optional Tours :
• Aswan - Tour to Nubian Village

Day 4: Kom Ombo and Edfu Temples

By the morning, you will enjoy Sailing to Kom Ombo while getting breakfast on board. Arrive in Kom Ombo to visit the Temple shared by two gods Sobek and Haeroris. Back to your Nile cruise to sail to Edfu with lunch on board; on arrival at Edfu, our guide will accompany you to visit the Horus Temple at Edfu by a Kalesh ride ( horse and carriage). Explore the huge Ptolemaic Temple of Horus at Edfu, which is the most complete and best-preserved of the Egyptian Temples, consisting of many columns, halls, chambers, and chapels. Two statues of Horus flank the twin-towered entrance gate. Enjoy an afternoon tea during sailing to Esna. Dinner and overnight on board.

Included Activities :
• Kom Ombo - The Temple shared by two gods Sobek& Haeror
• Edfu - The Horus Temple
Meals Included :
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner

Day 5: Luxor Nile Cruise Tours

Breakfast will be served on board during your sail to Luxor in the early morning, then set out from your cruise, where your tour guide will accompany you to visit the west bank of Luxor and start your tour by visiting the royal cemetery for 64 Pharaohs in the Valley of the Kings (the original resting place of the world-famous boy King Tutankhamun). After that, you will move to the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut (the only Female Pharaoh) at El Deir EL Bahari, which was built in the 15th century BC, and the two towering statues of Memnon.

Note: (The three tombs visited are determined by the Egyptian Government to preserve them from the large flow of visitors; therefore, they are rotated throughout the year and cannot be confirmed as to which tombs before your visit).
After the trip, you will return to your Nile cruise for lunch on board.

Included Activities :
• Luxor - The Valley of the Kings
• Luxor - Temple of Queen Hatshepsut
• Luxor - the Colossi of Memnon
Meals Included :
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Optional Tours :
• Luxor- Sound and Light Show at Karnak Temple

Day 6: Luxor Nile Cruise - Sleeper Train to Cairo

Breakfast is served on board the cruise before disembarkation, and then you will be guided for a wonderful exploration of the East Bank of the Nile in Luxor to Karnak Temple, the world's largest ancient religious site. The hypo style hall, with its gigantic columns, is one of Egypt’s famous landmarks. There will be free time to explore the different parts of the huge complex built during various Pharaoh's reigns. Then you will be transferred to the majestic Luxor Temple, which was built by Amenhotep III and Ramses II for ritual and festivals and dedicated to the God Amun. Later on, you will be transferred to Luxor train station to get the sleeper train back to Cairo. Dinner will be served onboard the sleeper train.
Overnight in your Cabin.

Included Activities :
• Luxor - Karnak Temples
• Luxor - Luxor Temple
Meals Included :
• Breakfast
• Lunch
Optional Tours :
• Luxor- Hot air balloon

Day 7: Cairo Optional Excursions

Breakfast on board the sleeper train before arriving at Giza train station, where you will be met and assisted by our representative. He will transfer you to your hotel for free time to stay at your hotel in Cairo. Or choose one of our optional tours, and don't miss a day on your Budget Egypt vacation.

Meals Included :
• Breakfast
Optional Tours :
• Cairo - Tour to Memphis and Saqqara

DAY 8: Cairo - Fly Back Home/ End of your Budget Egypt Tours

Breakfast, and then transfer to Cairo International Airport for your final departure. End of your Budget Egypt Tours.

Meals Included :
• Breakfast
May to Sep
 Per Person in Single RoomPer Person in Double RoomPer Person in Triple Room
Prices Per Person $ 1699 $ 1199 $ 999
Oct to April
 Per Person in Single RoomPer Person in Double RoomPer Person in Triple Room
Prices $ 1899 $ 1349 $ 1299
• Prices

Tour prices are quoted in US dollars per person per trip except during Christmas, New Year & Easter Egypt vacations; however, you can pay in Euro or GBP. Moreover, we always update our prices to ensure that you receive the lowest price possible. Once your budget Egypt Tours is confirmed, no change to the rates is guaranteed from our part.

• Domestic flights

There are two domestic flights included on this trip. We usually use Egypt Air or Nile Air for this service. Baggage allowance is as follows:
Checked-in   - 1 Bag, max 23kg
Hand luggage - 1 bag, max 7kg

• Tips for the final departure

On your last day, we would recommend not booking any outgoing international flight until after 3.00 pm, or consider spending an extra night in Cairo. Our Tour Manager can assist with additional services like accommodation and transfers.

• Children Policy

0 - 01.99 Free of Charge
2 - 5.99 pay 25% of the tour price
6 - 11.99 pay 50% of the tour price
12+ pay full tour price as per adult person
If your budget Egypt tours includes airfare, extra charges for your children may be applied.

•    Payment Policy

Reservations should be made as early as possible to confirm the desired budget Egypt vacation. Spaces will be secured as well as Your request will be confirmed upon receiving a deposit of 25 % of the required payment.
During the peak season (X-Mas, New Year), the required deposit will 50%of the required payment. This deposit forms part of your final payment. The remaining balance should be paid up to a week before your arrival date or cash upon arrival.

•  Installments policy

We offer you a new payment plan that allows you to pay your booked budget Egypt tours in monthly installments.
You will pay in monthly installments of 6 months, nine months, or 12 months leading up to your arrival. You will pay the Rest of
payment upon your arrival to Egypt in cash or by credit/debit cards, or you can pay the full cost in monthly installments before your
Arrival to Egypt.
•    Additional Entry Tickets

All our Egypt travel packages and programs don't include the entrance fees to the specific archaeological sites such as :
 Entering one of the Pyramids inside
Visit the Mummies Room at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo
Visit the Solar Boat Museum at the Pyramids area
Enter the Tomb of Tutankhamen at Valley of the Kings in Luxor.

•    Tipping

It is a customary attitude for expressing one’s satisfaction with good services rendered to him by staff on duty with him. We advise If you are willing to offer it, this will be great, and if not, you are not obliged to do it.

•  Cancellation Policy

 In case you cancel your budget Egypt vacations, the following scale of charges will be applied:
From the date of booking until 61 days before your arrival date, 10% of the entire tour price will be charged.
Between 60 and 31 days before your arrival date, 20% of the entire tour price will be charged.
Between 30 and 15 days before your arrival date, 50% of the entire tour price will be charged.
Between 14 and 1 days before your arrival date, 100% of the entire tour price will be charged.
 Additionally, there are cancellation fees on all domestic flights within Egypt. If you cancel a tour at any time, you will be subject
to any fees according to the airline’s cancellation policy.

• Emergency Cancellation Policy

We offer a highly flexible cancelation policy, in case your government or the airline declared a travel warning
for War, riot, civil strife, natural or nuclear disaster, fire, flood, conditions, epidemics, infections, or outbreaks of COVID-19. If that happened, we would be refunding you the amount paid for the booked tour, or in some cases, your payment will be a credit for future travel. You have the flexibility to apply this amount towards new travel services booked within 12 months.
According to the airline's terms and conditions, only flights’ cancellation/changing fees are charged, and bank surcharges fees are applied on the deposit amount paid.

 We as Around Egypt Tours prioritize your well-being, health, and safety; for that reason, we've amended our cancellation policy. We've also modified our procedures to develop the global health and safety protocols to match the recommendations (WTTC).
Our Hotels have been chosen carefully to obtain the “Hygiene Safety” certificate to match the recommendations of the Ministries of tourism and health in Egypt to reflect our interests and values towards our Guests.
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