For those who want to explore Egyptian history in a small group, we offer this package tour for the major ancient sites in Cairo and Luxor in a fascinating 5 days / 4 nights with Explore Egypt Tours team.
Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut Temple, Colossi of Memnon, Karnak Temple, Luxor Temple
Day 01: Arrival (Welcome to Egypt)
Welcome to Cairo, Egypt (Around the Clock).
Our Rep. will meet and assist you at Cairo International Airport, then transfer you to your hotel in Cairo by air-conditioned car.
Overnight in 5 stars hotel in Cairo.
Day 02: Giza Pyramids & Saqqara & Memphis
Our guide will meet you at your hotel to accompany you by air-conditioned car to visit The Giza Pyramids, the eternal resting places of the pharaohs of the 4th dynasty (2550 B.C.). You will see the three famous pyramids of the Giza Plateau (Cheops, Chefren, and Mecyrinos), the smaller pyramids of Queens, and the Great Sphinx.
After that, you will go ahead to Saqqara to visit the Complex of king Djoser to see The Step Pyramid considered the first stonework ever done in History from the 3rd dynasty (2670 B.C), Pyramid of Teti to know the pyramids texts, and the nobles tombs where you will enjoy the daily life scenes of Ancient Egyptians.
Then you will move to Memphis, the first capital of united Egypt established by King Menes in 3200 BC, where you can find the Open Air Museum of Memphis.
Then back to your hotel & overnight in Cairo.
Day 03: Luxor - the East Bank
Fly from Cairo to Luxor
Our Rep. will pick you up at Cairo Airport to catch your flight from Cairo to Luxor. You will meet your private Egyptologist English-speaking guide to visit Karnak Complex dedicated to the Thebes triad (Amon-Re, his consort Mut, and their son Konsou) and the attractive Luxor Temple.
After that, you will Enjoy Lunch at a high-quality Local restaurant.
Then transfer to your hotel in Luxor and spend your overnight.
Day 04: Luxor - the West Bank
You will be met by our private Egyptologist English-speaking guide at your hotel to accompany you by a private A/C car to visit The Valley of the Kings, the largest burial ground in ancient Egypt. You will see the Valley of the Kings, the largest burial ground in ancient Egypt. You will visit 3 of the best-preserved tombs of the new kingdom.
Afterward, go to the funerary Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, the longest-reigning female pharaoh of an indigenous Egyptian dynasty.
Then you will move to visit the two colossi of Memnon which are all the remaining of the mortuary temple of Amenhotep III.
You will get your Lunch at a high-quality local restaurant.
Then transfer to Luxor Airport to catch your flight from Luxor to Cairo where you will be met, assisted, and transferred by our Rep. to your hotel in Cairo & Overnight.
Day 05: Final Departure
Free time before your flight and check out then transfer to Cairo Airport for your departure flight.
Meet and Assist by our representatives at airports
English-speaking tour guide
All transfers by Private air-conditioned car
Domestic flight tickets from Cairo to Luxor and Luxor to Cairo
Accommodation for three nights in 5 stars hotel in Cairo including breakfast
Accommodation for one night in 5 stars hotel in Luxor including breakfast
Entrance fees to all sites as indicated on the itinerary
Lunch at a good quality local restaurant
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