Egypt Highlights - Overland
7 Days - 6 Nights
Cairo - Giza - Luxor - Aswan - Abu Simble
The Civilization Musuem - Giza Pyramids - Sphinx - Abu Simble - Phiala temple - High Dam - Komombo temple - Edfu temple - Valley of the kings - Hatshepsut Temple - Memnon Colossi - Luxor Temple - Karnak Temple
Welcome to the land of Pharaohs! We invite you to join us on an incredible journey to explore the wonders of ancient Egypt. Our 7-day itinerary promises an unforgettable experience filled with adventure, history, and cultural immersion. Get ready to discover the mysteries of the pyramids, sail the mighty Nile, and marvel at the breathtaking temples.
Day 1: Arrival in Cairo
Upon your airport arrival, you'll be privately transferred to your Cairo hotel.
Day 2: Pyramids Exploration & Mummies
After breakfast, our adventure begins in the Pyramids area. We'll travel to the Giza Plateau, stepping back 4,000 years in time. Our journey starts with a visit to the iconic Great Pyramid of Cheops, the sole remaining wonder of the ancient world. You'll have the opportunity to climb some of its stones and capture memorable photos.
Next, we'll explore the pyramids, visit the Panoramic View for stunning photographs, see the queens' pyramids, and get a closer look at the Great Sphinx, the largest and most famous of its kind and the Mummification temple.
Optional: Experience a camel ride in the Sahara Desert for fantastic panoramic views of the nine pyramids (recommended for great photos).
Continuing in Giza, we'll stop at the Papyrus Museum, where you'll learn about the world's oldest and strongest paper. You can also buy unique souvenirs.
Journeying back over 7,000 years in time, we'll explore the ancient Egyptian civilization at the Civilization Museum “NMEC”, the new home of 22 royal mummies, providing a captivating experience.
Optional: A private Felucca Ride on the Nile offers a relaxing way to spend your afternoon in Cairo.
Day 3: Aswan Adventures
Check out early and catch a flight to Aswan. Our day begins with a visit to the majestic Philae Temple, beautifully located on an island in the Nile and reached by a Motor boat.
We'll then head to the High Dam, one of Egypt's most significant 20th-century achievements, offering exquisite Nile views. Your guide will share fascinating stories about the Nile.
Optional: We can have a visit in the afternoon to explore the Nubian Village, we go there by boat sailing on the nile. Once we are there, you explore their colored houses, their culture, we can stay for a while in one of their homes and walk in the market.
Finally, you'll Check in the Hotel in Aswan.
Day 4: Abu Simble Marvels
We start our day with an early drive (about 300 km south of Aswan) to visit the remarkable Abu Simble Temples of Ramses II and Queen Nefertari. These temples are impressively carved into the mountainside and were raised to avoid flood waters caused by the Aswan High Dam project. Then back to Aswan and spend the night in the hotel.
Day 5: Edfu & Komombo Enchantment
We will check out the hotel in Aswan and take the train to Luxor.
or you can choose the option below:
Optional tour: Start driving to Luxor and on the way we will have two stops: first Kom-Ombo. Here, we'll explore a unique shared temple dedicated to Gods Haroeris and Sobek, dating back to the Greco-Roman period. Witness ancient medical tools and calendars inscribed on the walls.
Our journey continues to the Crocodile Museum, where you'll view mummified crocodiles that once thrived along the Nile.
Second stop will be Edfu, where our day begins with an Egyptian-style horse carriage ride, offering a 20-minute journey through Edfu city with its rich folklore. We'll reach the Temple of Horus, a remarkably well-preserved temple with vibrant structures.
Check in the hotel in Luxor.
Day 6: Luxor Treasures
Optional: We can add a hot air balloon ride overlooking the nile & egyptian temples and the valley of the kings to watch the sunrise.
After breakfast, we will check out the cruise, we delve into the treasures of Luxor's west bank. Starting with the legendary Memnon Colossi of King Amenhotep III, we proceed to the enchanting Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, Egypt's first female pharaoh who boldly faced the priests.
Our journey continues with an exploration of the Valley of the Kings, where we'll visit some magnificent tombs adorned with colorful scenes from the ancient Book of the Dead.
Then we will visit the east bank, we explore the open-air museums of Luxor Temple and Karnak Temple, with their massive columns, towering obelisks, and the grand Sphinx Avenue.
Day 7: Departure from Cairo
We will check out of the hotel and will fly back to Cairo and fly home.
What is included in the tour:
All the Airports pickups & drop off.
All airport transfers by modern air conditioned private vehicles.
2 nights accommodation in a Cairo Hotel.
2 nights accommodation in a Aswan Hotel.
2 night accommodation in a Luxor Hotel.
All domestic flights are economy class.
All The Main entry fees for archeological sites Areas mentioned on the tour.
Service of a Professional Egyptologist Licensed guide on a private tour throughout your trip.
All meals stated on the itinerary.
24/7 On-call Support.
All applicable taxes and VAT.
What is excluded in the tour:
Any meal or drinks that are not mentioned
Optional Tours & Tickets.
Entry visa to Egypt.
Gratuities for the guides, drivers or any other kind of tips