Follow in the footsteps of the pharaohs, who sailed the Nile aboard large, luxuriously appointed sailing yachts. As the breeze leisurely carries your family down the river, visit the Valley of the Kings, Valley of the Queens and majestic, ancient temples on a custom, all-ages holiday. As your adventure winds down, attend a dinner in an Egyptian home, experiencing local customs firsthand.
Day 1 Cairo (Egyptian museum & Khan el-Khalili) this exploration of Egypt’s past begins in Cairo, where your private Egyptologist leads you through the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities. Browse the stalls of the Khan el-Khalili Bazaar and visit the Citadel.
Day 2 Giza (Pyramids ,sphinx & Memphis) Travel back in time to Memphis — Egypt’s ancient capital — and the Giza Plateau, site of the mighty pyramids, Great Sphinx and Solar Boat Museum, where Cheops’ funerary barge is kept.
Days 3-4 Alexandria (Catacombs & Bibliotheca) Drive to Alexandria, visiting the Catacombs of Kom el-Shuqafa and exploring the Bibliotheca Alexandrina.
Day 5 Alamein Drive to el-Alamein, a key World War II battle site. After exploring its museum, which displays uniforms and equipment, return to Cairo.
Day 6 Luxor Fly to Luxor and board a luxury cruise reserved exclusively for your family. Later, visit the Valley of the Kings, where Tutankhamun was laid to rest, and continue to the Valley of the Queens.
Days 7-12 Nile cruise 7 days 6 nights Spend a week cruising the Nile by traditional sailboat, stopping nightly at smaller ports far away from the crowds. Visit renowned sites, including the Temple of Karnak, Kom Ombo and Aswan High Dam.
Day 13 Abu Simbel Disembark to explore Abu Simbel, site of two temples built by Ramses II, Egypt’s longest ruling pharaoh. Fly to Cairo, and attend your last dinner at an Egyptian home.
Day 14 Fly home Bid farewell to Egypt, and board your homebound flight.
Inclusions: Meet & assist upon arrival and departure Internal flights (Cairo–Luxor-Abu simbel-Aswan-Cairo) All transfers by a Private air-conditioned vehicle. All Accommodations at 5 star hotel on B.B basis. 7 days 6 nights 5* deluxe Nile cruise. Private English Egyptologist guide. Entrance fees to all the mentioned sites. All Service charges & taxes.
Exclusions: Gratuities (recommended). Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary. Entry visa to Egypt. Personal expenses. Optional tours.
Important notes: this tour is available by a sleeper train instead of internal flights. Prices are based on double occupancy. Also, prices are valid around the year except during Christmas, New Year & Easter Feasts. Moreover; rates could be changed without prior notice, shall the government increase taxes. You must have a valid passport to enter Egypt. (You must have at least 06 months of validity beyond your scheduled return date).
Pricing information: Prices are listed as a guide only. For an exact price quote contact us Child prices are not applicable, adult prices apply to all travelers. Infants aged 2 years and under are free of charge, provided they do not occupy a seat Prices are per person. Our pricing is updated constantly to ensure you always receive the lowest price possible.