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3 night Nile cruise Travel to Egypt is a hugely popular destination, it offers a wealth of history, is engulfed in culture, and offers great weather throughout the year. From the bustling city of Cairo and the Pyramids of Giza to Aswan and Luxor, the world’s largest open-air museum with Grace Way Travel
Upon arrival at Cairo International Airport, our Grace Way travel representative will be waiting for you then you will be transferred by a deluxe vehicle to your hotel in Cairo to check in and stay overnight
After breakfast, meet your private guide in the hotel lobby to begin your Cairo tour. Explore the Giza Pyramids, including the magnificent Khufu's Pyramid, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, as well as the Khafre's Pyramid and the famous Sphinx. Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant before heading to Sakkara to witness the impressive Step Pyramid of King Djoser, a groundbreaking architectural achievement of its time. Conclude your day with a visit to the Open Air Museum in Memphis, where you can admire the marvelous monuments of King Ramses II. Return to your Cairo hotel for an overnight stay.
After breakfast at your Cairo hotel, our representative will accompany you to the airport for your flight to Aswan. Upon arrival, our Grace Way travel representative will greet you and transfer you via deluxe coach to your Cruise Boat in Aswan for check-in and an overnight stay. Enjoy a delicious lunch on board before being transported to visit the impressive High Dam, one of the world's largest embankment dams constructed between 1960 and 1970. Following that, experience a scenic motorboat ride along the Nile to the Temple of Philae, one of Egypt's greatest temples dedicated to the goddess Isis. Admire the temple's grand structures, including the 1st traditional pylon with two towers and the open forecourt leading to the 2nd pylon. Afterward, you'll return to your ship for a leisurely evening. Enjoy a delightful dinner and spend the night on the cruise.
Enjoy breakfast on board before joining your tour guide to visit the unique Temple of Kom Ombo, which is dedicated to both the crocodile god Sobek and the falcon-headed god Horus. This double temple features separate gateways and chapels for each deity, making it an extraordinary architectural marvel. Return to the ship and in the afternoon, explore the Temple of Horus in Edfu. Experience a horse-drawn carriage tour to this well-preserved and beautiful temple, also known as the Temple of Edfu. Discover its main entrance, courtyard, chapel, and the intriguing Birth House (Mamisi) where scenes depict the divine birth of Horus. In the evening, enjoy an Egyptian Folkloric Show party organized by the onboard staff.
Enjoy breakfast on the Nile cruise, then visit Luxor's west bank. Explore the Valley of the Kings, the royal cemetery of Theban kings, where Pharaohs were laid to rest. Next, see the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut at Deir El Bahari, a remarkable example of ancient Egyptian architecture carved into the mountain. Conclude the tour with a visit to the Colossi of Memnon, belonging to King Amenhotep III. Return to the ship for lunch, followed by a free afternoon. Enjoy dinner and spend the night on the cruise.
Have breakfast and check out. Explore Luxor's East Bank, starting with the impressive Karnak Temples Complex, the world's largest construction covering a vast area. Visit the Temple of Luxor, initially built by a 12th dynasty king and later completed by the renowned King Ramses II. After the day tour, you'll be transferred by private A-C van to Luxor Airport for your flight to Cairo. Upon arrival, our English-speaking representative will assist you with formalities and transfer you to your hotel. Enjoy an overnight stay in Cairo.
Enjoy breakfast at your hotel. Our guide from Grace Way Travel will pick you up for a visit to the captivating Egyptian museum, showcasing a vast collection of artifacts from the Pharaonic period. Marvel at the rare and precious art spanning 5,000 years, including the renowned Golden Collection of Tutankhamun, with its exquisite gold and jewelry. Afterward, savor a delicious lunch at a local restaurant. Following lunch, you'll be transferred to the Old Cairo area. Explore the historic Citadel of Salah El-Din, a stronghold that played a vital role in Egypt's defense for over 700 years. Then, immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of Khan El-Khalili, one of the most remarkable and ancient markets in Egypt and the Middle East. Return to your Cairo hotel, relax, and prepare for another exciting adventure in Egypt.
Breakfast at the hotel our representative will transfer you to the airport for departure