Cairo Cruise – Sleeping train - 6 Days

Cairo, Egypt’s sprawling capital, is set on the Nile River. At its heart is Tahrir Square and the vast Egyptian Museum, a trove of antiquities including royal mummies and gilded King Tutankhamun artifacts. Nearby, Giza is the site of the iconic pyramids and Great Sphinx, dating to the 26th century BC. In Gezira Island’s leafy Zamalek district, 187m Cairo Tower affords panoramic city views.

Overview

Cairo, Egypt’s sprawling capital, is set on the Nile River. At its heart is Tahrir Square and the vast Egyptian Museum, a trove of antiquities including royal mummies and gilded King Tutankhamun artifacts. Nearby, Giza is the site of the iconic pyramids and Great Sphinx, dating to the 26th century BC. In Gezira Island’s leafy Zamalek district, 187m Cairo Tower affords panoramic city views.

Itinerary

Day 1
Arrival Cairo

Upon arrival at Cairo Airport you will be met by KHM Travels representative who
will assist you through airport customs & formalities. You will be escorted immediately
to your hotel in one of air-conditioned modern vehicles.
Arrive to the hotel, check in and overnight.

Day 2
Full Day Pyramids

Today after breakfast we start exploring ancient Egypt with a visit to the famous
Pyramids. The Great Pyramid of Cheops which was built by manual labor, is the largest
of the three main Pyramids and is the only survivor of the Seven Great Wonders of the
Ancient World, the Pyramid of Chephren, which is the best preserved, and the Pyramid of
Mycerinus. Nearby see the Sphinx, a marvelous sight carved out of a natural rocky
outcrop, the lion’s body stretching 45m, with its paws 15m long. We will visit the Papyrus
Institute and learn how paper was made in ancient times followed by shopping in the
Papyrus Museum, Perfume factory and Jewelry shop. After that continue to visit Egyptian
Museum where two hours are spent at the richest Museum world wide accompanied by
our guide & enjoying his explanation about the history specially the King Tut’s part with
the master piece _his golden mask.
Back to the hotel & overnight.

Day 3
Cairo - Aswan- Cruise

Breakfast in the hotel, check out and transfer to the airport for your flight to Aswan. Meet
& assist upon arrival at Aswan airport & transfer to the Nile cruise

Day 4

On board the Nile Cruise for 3 nights on full board basis from Aswan to Luxor; whereby guided tours will be conducted to visit the major sites like:
Philae Temple & High Dam
Visit Edfu and Kom Ombo temples
West Bank (The Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut Temple, the Colossi of Memnon) &
East Bank (Luxor & Karnak temples).

Day 5

On board the Nile Cruise for 3 nights on full board basis from Aswan to Luxor; whereby guided tours will be conducted to visit the major sites like:
Philae Temple & High Dam
Visit Edfu and Kom Ombo temples
West Bank (The Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut Temple, the Colossi of Memnon) &
East Bank (Luxor & Karnak temples).

Day 6
Departure - Luxor

Breakfast on your cruise boat, check out and transfer to Luxor airport for your final flight.

Inclusions

  • a) Accommodation:
  • Day 01 – 03 (2 nights) at the chosen Hotel in Cairo (Standard Room) or similar on bed & breakfast basis.
  • Day 03 – 06 (3 nights) onboard of the chosen 5* Nile Cruise or similar on Full Board basis.
  • b) Transfers:
  • Day 01 - Transfer from Cairo international airport to the hotel
  • Day 03 - Transfer from the hotel to Cairo airport to travel to Aswan.
  • Day 03 – Transfer from Aswan airport to the cruise pier.
  • Day 06 - Transfer from the cruise to Luxor international airport for final departure
  • c) Tours:
  • Day 02 – Full Day Cairo tour to visit Pyramids, Sphinx , Egyptian Museum & Khan El Khalili with private English speaking guide.
  • All sightseeing is per cruises itinerary with local English speaking guide joining other passengers on board

Exclusions:

  • International and domestic flights.
  • Egypt entry visa.
  • Lunch during tours & any beverages onboard the cruise
  • All tipping for guide, drivers, representatives, restaurants, cruise …etc.
  • Any personal items like laundry, phone calls, drinks like water, juice, soft, hard drinks,………….etc
  • Any other item not mentioned above
  • Bank transmitting fees

You can send your enquiry via the form below.

Cairo Cruise – Sleeping train