Egypt Private Tours: Cairo, Nile Cruise & Hurghada

from $1880
Duration: 11 Days / 10 Nights
Type: Private Tour
Run: Every Day
Destinations: Cairo, Aswan, Abu Simbel, Kom Ombo, Edfu, Luxor, Hurghada
Overview:

Around Egypt Tours offers the best of Egypt private tours on these 11-days. Touring in Cairo and visit the best of Cairo activities, then fly south to the majestic city on the Nile Banks, Aswan, where you will stay for 2-days, between touring to Abu Simbel temple and learning much about the Nubians by visiting the Nubian village, spend a day with them.  Embark on your Nile cruise and sail from Aswan to Luxor, then end your Egypt private tours with relaxation at Hurghada shores.

Included:

•    Meet and greet services by our representatives at the airports with a nominative sign at the passport control area
•    3 Nights hotel accommodation in Cairo on bed and breakfast, the hotel earned the “Hygiene Safety” certificate for operation
•    1 Night hotel accommodation in Aswan on bed and breakfast basis, the hotel earned the “Hygiene Safety” certificate for operation
•    3 Nights accommodation on a 5 star Nile cruise on full board, the cruise earned the “Hygiene Safety” certificate for operation
•    3 Nights hotel accommodation in Hurghada on Soft all-inclusive, the hotel earned the “Hygiene Safety” certificate for operation
•    Meals as mentioned in the above itinerary at healthy restaurants
•    Private tour guide English / Portuguese / German/ Spanish
•    All sightseeing tours are private guided tour
•    Entrance fees to all the mentioned sites in the itinerary.
•    Bottled water during the tour
•    All transfers by a private an air-conditioned deluxe vehicle equipped with free WiFi
•    Transfer from Luxor to Hurghada by a private air-conditioned vehicle equipped with free WiFi
•    Domestic flights (Cairo / Aswan -Hurghada / Cairo)
•    Masks will be given to our clients in Every tour
•    Free alcohol sanitizer bottle will be provided every day in your private tour
•    All service charges and taxes

Excluded:

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

Itinerary:

Day 1: Your Dream Egypt Private Tours Come True

Welcome to Cairo, Egypt

Around Egypt Tours representative will meet and assist you at Cairo International Airport, and then he will accompany you to the hotel by a private air-conditioned deluxe vehicle. At the hotel, the representative will assist you to check-in and review your Egypt private tours to confirm pick-up times for each tour.
Welcome Drink.

At night, our Tour Manager will pick you up from your hotel by a private air-conditioned vehicle for a free tour to attend the Sound and Light Show of Giza Pyramids of Cheops, Chefren, and Mykerinus. Discover the enchanting history of the ancient Egyptians. It starts with the story of the Sphinx, who has been the vigilant guardian of the dead city for five thousand years. The show also depicts the story of building the pyramids and relates the history of great and famous figures of ancient Egypt, such as Thutmosis IV, Akhnaten, Nefertiti, and Tut Ankh Amon. Back to your hotel. Overnight in Cairo.

Included Activities :
• Cairo- Sound and Light show

Day 2:The best of Egypt private tours & Pyramids and Cairo Sightseeing

Enjoy your breakfast at the hotel in Cairo, then your tour guide will accompany you to start your Egypt private tour by visiting one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, the Great Pyramids of Cheops, Chefren and Mykerinus, famous Sphinx, and Valley temple. Stop for Lunch at a good quality local restaurant, and then move to visit the Egyptian Museum, Treasures room for the child king Tutankhamen. Back to your hotel. Overnight in Cairo.

Included Activities :
• Cairo - Pyramids of Giza
• Cairo - Egyptian Museum
• Cairo - Coptic Cairo
Meals Included :
• Breakfast
• Lunch

Day 3: Fly to Aswan from Cairo

After breakfast, check out from your hotel in Cairo and move to Cairo Airport to fly to Aswan. Around Egypt Tours representative will meet you at Aswan airport. Your private tour guide will accompany you to start your day of Aswan tours with a cross by boat to Agilkia Island to visit the Philae temple dedicated to the goddess Isis, one of the Nubian Temples rescued before the High Dam was built. Enjoy Philae’s long colonnades, towers, and reliefs, including the last surviving hieroglyphic and demotic inscriptions in Egypt, then transfer to your hotel.

Afternoon stop for lunch at a good quality healthy restaurant, you will be transferred by a motorboat to the Nubian Village located on the West Bank of the River Nile in Aswan and just opposite Soheil Island. This fantastic tour to the Nubian Village lets you meet and impact the Nubian families and learn about their simple lifestyle, culture, and traditions. Then you will be transferred back to your hotel in Aswan. Overnight in Aswan.

Included Activities :
• Aswan - Temple of Philae
• Aswan - Nubian Village
Meals Included :
• Breakfast
• Lunch

Day 4: Private Tour to Abu Simbel Temple / Nile Cruise

After breakfast, check out from the hotel, then transfer by a private air-conditioned vehicle to Abu Simbel, about 03 hours and a half driving. The two Temples of Abu Simbel, with their unique style, are considered to be the masterpieces of ancient Egypt. They reflect the glory and grandeur of the new Kingdom. The Egyptian government and UNESCO decided to co-operate to save these temples from the flood. The Temple of Ramsses II was dedicated to the four universal gods Ptah, Re-Her-Akhtey, Amun-Re, and Ramsses II. The great Abu Simbel temple is also called The Sun Temple of check RamssessII.The Temple of Queen Nefertari is also Called Temple of Hathor, the Sun God's wife, symbolically, the two Temples, that of Ramsses II and that of Nefertari bring Ramesses II, Nefertari, Hathor, and the Sun God together as one. Later on, you will be escorted back from Abu Simbel to your Nile cruise for embarkation.
Overnight on the Nile cruise Aswan.

Included Activities :
• Aswan - Abu Simbel Temple
Meals Included :
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner

Day 5: Kom Ombo and Edfu

By the morning, you will enjoy Sailing to Kom Ombo while getting breakfast on board. Arrive Kom Ombo to visit the Temple shared by two gods Sobek and Haeroris in Kom Ombo. 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 6: Luxor Nile Cruise Private Tours

In the early morning, you will sail to Luxor with enjoying your breakfast on board, then set out from your cruise, where you will be taken to the West Bank of Luxor. Start your tour by visiting the royal cemetery for 64Pharaohs, 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. (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 tours, you will return to your Nile Cruise for an overnight stay.

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 - city tour by horse carriage for 1 hour

Day 7: Luxor East Bank & Hurghada

Breakfast on board the cruise before disembarkation, 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. In the afternoon, transfer to Hurghada on the Red Sea. From Luxor to Hurghada about a 03 hour and a half drive. Overnight in Hurghada.

Included Activities :
• Luxor - Karnak Temples
• Luxor - Luxor Temple
Meals Included :
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner

Day 8: Optional Activities- snorkeling trip to Giftun Island

Free day or you can enjoy an optional tour to a snorkeling trip to Giftun Island, where you will do your snorkeling in different spots, which are full of corals and rare colorful fish. You will also enjoy the water sports activities on Giftun Island and the national park with an open buffet lunch on board the cruise Then, and you will return to the pier and transfer to your hotel in Hurghada.Overnight in Hurghada.

Meals Included :
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Optional Tours :
• Hurghada - snorkeling trip to Giftun Island

Day 9: Hurghada optional tours

Free day or you can enjoy an optional tour to Desert Safari Trip by Quad Bike, where you will be transferred to the Quad runner station for a test drive. Then you will drive for 25 km by motorbike to Bedouin village, to visit Bedouin groups to know about their life and traditions. You would try Bedouin tea and smoke a water pipe, then drive back to the motorbike station and transfer to your hotel in Hurghada.

Meals Included :
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Optional Tours :
• Hurghada - Desert Safari Trip by Quad Bike

Day 10: Fly back to Cairo from Hurghada

Breakfast, and then you will be accompanied by your tour representative to Hurghada Airport for your flight back to Cairo, where you will be met and assisted, and then transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Cairo.

Meals Included :
• Breakfast
Optional Tours :
• Cairo - Tour to Pyramids, Memphis and Sakkara

Day 11: Final Departure. End of your private Egypt tour

Breakfast at your hotel, then you will be transferred to Cairo International Airport for final departure. End of your private Egypt tour.

Meals Included :
• Breakfast

Prices:
 Golden Accommodation:

             

Steigenberger Pyramids Cairo   Helnan Aswan Hotel      Blue Shadow Cruise     Continental Hotel Hurghada

           5 ☆☆☆☆☆                            5☆☆☆☆☆                       5☆☆☆☆☆                      5☆☆☆☆☆

 Double OccupancySingle Occupancy
MAY- SEPT $ 1880 $ 2700
OCT- APRIL $ 1990 $ 2900
Diamond Accommodation:

             

Kempinski Nile Cairo       Movenpick Resort Aswan        Farah Nile Cruise        Steigenberger Pure Lifestyle

        5 ☆☆☆☆☆                            5☆☆☆☆☆                          5☆☆☆☆☆                      5☆☆☆☆☆

 Double OccupancySingle Occupancy
MAY- SEPT $ 2000 $ 2900
OCT- APRIL $ 2300 $ 3200
Notes:

• 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 Egypt vacations 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 Egypt vacation includes airfare, extra charges for your children may be applied.

•    Payment Policy

Reservations should be made as early as possible to confirm the desired Egypt travel packages. 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

Around Egypt Tours offers you a new payment plan that allows you to pay your booked The Best of Egypt private 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 vacations 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 vacation to Egypt, 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

Around Egypt Tours offers 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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