Discover the attractions in Cairo, Luxor and Aswan only in a six-day tour
6 days/ 5 nights
Spend a magnificent Christmas Holiday in Egypt with Explore Egypt Tours experts on an unforgettable tour to Cairo, Luxor, and Aswan in an amazing 6-day tour.
Cairo-Giza Pyramids, Saqqara, Memphis, The Egyptian Museum, Citadel of Saladdin, Coptic Cairo
Aswan-The High Dam, The Unfinished Obelisk, Philae Temple
Luxor-The Valley of the Kings, Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, Colossi of Memnon
Day 01: Arrival (Welcome to Egypt)
Welcome to Cairo, Egypt (Around the Clock).
Our Rep. will assist you at Cairo International Airport. Then, he will transfer you to your hotel in Cairo by a private air-conditioned Car.
Overnight in Cairo.
Day 02: Giza Pyramids & Saqqara & Memphis
You will be met by our private Egyptologist English speaking guide at your hotel to accompany you by air-conditioned car to visit The Pyramids of Giza tthat are the eternal resting places of the pharaohs of the 4th dynasty (2550 B.C.). You will visit the three famous pyramids of Giza Plateau (Cheops, Chefren, and Mecyrinos), the smaller pyramids of Queens and Princesses, and the Great Sphinx.
After that, you will go ahead to Saqqara to visit the Complex of the king Djoser to see The Step Pyramid considered the first stonework is 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 explore Memphis which was founded around 3100 BC. It is the legendary city of Menes.
Back to your hotel.
Day 03: Fly from Cairo to Aswan
Our Rep. will pick you up to Cairo airport for your flight from Cairo to Aswan.
In Aswan, you will meet your private Egyptologist English speaking guide to visit The High Dam, which was built by president Nasser. After that, move to visit The Unfinished Obelisk, it was supposed to be the largest obelisk in ancient times, and then explore Philae Temple, dedicated to the goddesses of love Isis.
Overnight in Aswan.
Day 04: Luxor
You will transfer to Luxor by train and then meet our English speaking Egyptologist guide and visit the Valley of the Kings, the largest tombs in ancient Egypt. You will visit 3 of the best preserved tombs in the New Kingdom.Next, go to the mortuary temple of Queen Hatshepsut, the longest-reigning pharaoh of an authentic Egyptian dynasty. After that, you will visit the two colossal statues of Memnon, which represent all that remains of the funerary temple of Amenhotep III. You will get your lunch in a high quality local restaurant. Then transfer to Luxor Airport to catch your flight from Luxor to Cairo.
Overnight in Cairo.
Day 05: The Egyptian Museum & Citadel of Saladdin & Coptic Cairo
From the beginning, our English speaking Egyptologist guide will meet you at your hotel to accompany you in a private air-conditioned vehicle to visit the Egyptian Museum, which displays thousands of objects ranging from prehistoric to Greco-Roman. Then you will go to visit the distinguished Citadel of Salah El-Din, where you will be able to visit the mosque of Muhammad Ali, founder of modern Egypt, and his mosque, built in the Turkish style, called the Alabaster Mosque. Then go to visit the wonderful Coptic Cairo, where you can visit a large number of Coptic buildings, including the Hanging Church, which was named after that because it was erected on top of the towers of the ancient fortress of Babylon.Return to your hotel at the end of the trip
Day 06: International Flight
You have a free time to do anything 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 Egyptologist tour guide
Private air-conditioned car.
Domestic flights (Cairo / Aswan – Luxor / Cairo)
A train from Aswan to Luxor
Accommodation for four nights in 5 stars hotel in Cairo including breakfast
Accommodation for one night in 5 stars hotel in Aswan including breakfast
Entrance fees to all sites as indicated on the itinerary
Lunch at a good quality local restaurant
Visit the Local Egyptian industry museums and shops (Papyrus, Perfume, Cotton …)