Cairo To Cairo (8 Days) Explore Egypt - Family Trip

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Run by: Oasis Overland

Reference number: 153

From: £499.00

Explore all the main sights of Egypt as well as places off the beaten track, with some fun€tivities available for the children. *For your increased comfort- this trip includes the sleeper train between Cairo-Aswan & Luxor-Cairo.**

Day 1

Cairo (No meals included)

Meet and assist inside Cairo airport. Transfer to start Hotel.

Free day to explore Cairo. The Islamic and Coptic areas of Cairo are a great taster and introduction to Egypt - Optional City Tour available (see Optional Excursions). At 6pm meet your Cairo Guide for trip briefing.

Day 2

Cairo (Breakfast, Dinner on the train)

Day tour of the Egyptian History Museum and Pyramids and Sphinx at Giza€companied by your Egyptologist guide.

Camel ride at Pyramids.

Overnight sleeper train to Aswan.

Day 3

Aswan (Breakfast)

Visit Philae Temple on Agilika Island with your Egyptologist Guide.

Optional evening visit to a Nubian village to have dinner and spend time with a local family.

Option to upgrade to 5 Star Nile Cruise Boat for 3 nights (Full Board Basis)-please contact the office for details.

Day 4

Aswan (Breakfast)

With your Egyptologist Guide explore the great stone monuments of the Sun Temple, built by Ramses II, deep in the southern desert at Abu Simbel.

Free afternoon - Walk along the Corniche with its Nile riverside restaurants, mix with locals in the narrow market alleys, wander around Elephantine Island, or simply relax by the hotel pool.

Day 5

Transfer Aswan-Luxor (Breakfast)

Private minibus transfer from Aswan to Luxor

Opportunity to explore Temple of Kom Ombo and the Temple of Horus at Edfu on the way.

Afternoon tour to Luxor Temple with your Egyptologist guide.

Day 6

Luxor (Breakfast)

With your Egyptologist guide, visit the Tombs of the Valley of the Kings and Queens, as well as Hatshepsut’s Temple. With amazing heiroglyphics depicting ancient Egyptian life, the tombs in this area are not to be missed.

Free afternoon - Optional one-hour donkey ride around the local villages of the west bank; or visit a local Children’s Home sponsored by Oasis; or simply cool off in the hotel’s swimming pool.

Day 7

Luxor (Breakfast)

Optional early morning Hot Air Balloon Flight over the River Nile.

Visit Karnak Temple, by horse and carriage, with your Egyptologist Guide.

Overnight sleeper train to Cairo.

Day 8

Cairo

Transfer from Cairo station to your Cairo hotel. Rooms available until midday.

Trip finishes at midday on Day 8.

8 Days - Family Trips - Family Adventures

Please note there may be a kitty contribution - please check the website

This trip has no fixed departures but restrictions may apply - check operator website

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