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Pyramids and Colors of the Nile: 4 Nights Cruise and 3 Nights in Cairo

Luxor, Luxor City, Luxor, Egypt

Duration

7 nights/ 8 days

Formula

Clio Travel guided tours

Group Size

person

Overview

Get ready for a unique journey, the Nile cruise to discover the Pyramids and Colors of Egypt .

Days of splendor and days of unforgettable experiences in Ancient Egypt:

Nile cruise from Luxor to Aswan and Cairo

18/11 – 25/11/2024

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Useful documents: passport is required, with residual validity of at least 6 (six) months on the date of arrival in the country. It is possible to enter the country with an electronic identity card valid for travel abroad, with remaining validity of more than six months, accompanied by two passport-size photos, which are required to obtain a visa.
  • Tour confirmed with minimum 16 participants
  • Single supplement € 255.00
  • Registration by 29/08/2024

Itinerary

Itenirary
Day 1 Monday, 11/18/2024: Italy - Luxor
Meeting of participants at Milan Malpensa airport, clearance of customs formalities and departure by direct flight to Luxor. Arrive at Luxor airport, meet with local assistant and clear customs formalities. Private transfer to the motorboat departure point, check-in and accommodation in reserved cabins.
Dinner and overnight stay.
Itenirary
Day 2 Tuesday, 11/19/2024: Luxor - Esna
Breakfast on board. Early in the morning visit the Temples of Karnak and Luxor. Continuation of visits to the necropolis of Thebes (Valley of the Kings and Temple of Hatshepsut) and visit to the Colossi of Memnon.
Lunch on board and start sailing to Esna with passage of the lock.
Dinner and overnight stay.
Itenirary
Day 3 Wednesday, 20/11/2024: Edfu - Kom Ombo
Breakfast on board. In the morning visit the Temple of Horus at Edfu, a masterpiece of architectural balance and elegance and one of the best-preserved sites in all of Egypt.
Return to the motorboat, lunch and sail to Kom Ombo. In the afternoon, visit the dedicated Sobek and Haroeris Temples. Return to the motorboat and sail to Aswan.
Dinner and overnight stay.
Itenirary
Day 4 Thursday, 11/21/2024: Aswan
Early in the morning, overland excursion by coach to Abu Simbel and visit the temples.
Depart before dawn (about 4:30- packed breakfast) and transfer to Abu Simbel. The route takes about 3 hours and a technical stop is planned. Upon arrival, visit the Abu Simbel complex, consisting of two impressive temples carved into the rock. The guide will explain how they were buried under the sand for a long time, why and how they were moved from their original location. After the approximately 2-hour visit we return to Aswan.
Dinner and overnight stay.
Itenirary
Day 5 Friday, 11/22/2024: Aswan - Cairo
Breakfast on board. Check-out from the motorboat and in the morning visit the Great and Old Dam and Philae Temple. Lunch during the visit or packed lunch and transfer to the airport for departure to Cairo.
Upon arrival meet with local assistant and transfer to hotel.
Accommodation in reserved rooms, dinner and overnight stay.
Itenirary
Day 6 Saturday, 11/23/2024: Cairo
Breakfast at the hotel. Visit the world-famous pyramids of Giza and the enigmatic Sphinx. After lunch continue the visit to Memphis , Egypt's oldest capital and Saqqara, the largest necropolis where you will visit
Itenirary
Day 7 Sunday, 11/24/2024: Cairo
Breakfast at the hotel. Morning dedicated to visiting the Egyptian Museum, which houses the richest collection of Egyptian and Greco-Roman antiquities in the world. Lunch and afternoon visit to the Muslim part of the city: the citadel with the Mohamed Ali Mosque. Walk through Khan and Khalili Bazaar.
Dinner and overnight stay.

Itenirary
Day 8 Monday, 11/25/2024: Cairo - Italy
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport in time for your flight back to Milan.

The fee includes / The fee does not include

  • Scheduled flight from Milan to Luxor /from Aswan to Cairo /from Cairo to Milan
  • Airport taxes (subject to reconfirmation), 23kg checked baggage and 1 carry-on baggage of 7kg per person
  • 4 nights' accommodation on 5-star motor vessel - standard cabin with full board
  • 3 nights in a 4/5 star hotel in Cairo - standard room with half board
  • Two lunches in Cairo during the visit as scheduled
  • Water package 1/2 bottle per person per meal
  • Excursions as scheduled, including Abu Simbel by coach
  • Italian-speaking guide throughout the duration of the tour
  • Private transfers for various trips
  • Entry Visa
  • Tips to the staff of the motorboat and hotel in Cairo
  • Medical, baggage and cancellation insurance
  • Clio Travel Companion
  • Tips to the guide, compulsory and to be paid on site (minimum recommended euro 20.00 per person)
  • Personal extras
  • Any optional excursions, extra program
  • Anything not listed under "the fee includes"

Tour's Location

Luxor, Luxor City, Luxor, Egypt
from 2,195

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