Cairo To Cairo (9 Days) Egypt Encompassed

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Run by: Oasis Overland

Reference number: 337

From: £879.00

Egypt: ‘where it all begins’. Discover the rich history and fascinating culture of Egypt in this 9-day tour that includes the country’s most iconic highlights in a relaxed and non-rushed way. Travel by train, felucca, private vehicle and internal flight following the Nile south to Aswan, and then back again via Luxor and Hurghada to experience the incredible archaeological sites, take in the stunning scenery and meet the friendly and hospitable locals.€companied throughout by local, professional tour guides and with knowledgeable Egyptologist guides for the historic sites, in nine days this small group tour is the perfect way to explore this beautiful and compelling country. Please note this trip is run in conjunction with a local operator. Day 1 Cairo

Arrival in Cairo and transfer to hotel.

Day 2 Cairo City Tour – Great Pyramids, Sphinx and Egyptian Museum

Tour of Cairo including the Egyptian Museum, Great Pyramids and Sphinx at Giza

Overnight sleeper train to Aswan

Day 3 Aswan, Philae Temple and Aswan Dam

Arrive Aswan, transfer to hotel overlooking the Nile

Experience local Nubian village tour to Temple of Philae and visit Aswan Dam

Day 4 Optional Tour to Abu Simbel, Nile Felucca Cruise

Optional early morning tour of Abu Simbel

Transfer to traditional felucca for afternoon and overnight cruise

Days 5 to 6 Luxor

Kom Ombo and Edfu temples

Arrive Luxor, tour of temple complex at Karnak

Evening tour of Luxor temples

Morning visit to Luxor’s West Bank and the Valley of the Kings

Afternoon transfer to Hurghada on the Red Sea Coast

Day 7 Hurghada

Free day in Hurghada, coastal resort on the Red Sea

Optional€tivities include windsurfing, kite-boarding, quadbiking and snorkelling/scuba diving

Longer stays in Hurghada are available.

Day 8 Cairo

Morning flight from Hurghada back to Cairo

Free time with optional city tours

Late afternoon walking tour to Khan-el-Khalili bazaar before Al Guri sufi show

Day 9 Cairo

Free time in Cairo before departure airport transfer 9 Days - Egypt & Jordan - Regional Explorers Please note there may be a kitty contribution - please check the website

Departures

Departure Date Return Date Availability Price
29/09/2018 07/10/2018 Places Availabl £879.00

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