Luxor Holidays

Sample Itinerary - REF EGYPT 5062

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Pyramid at Giza

Day 1: Cairo

Welcome to Egypt and the start of your holiday. We will be there to meet you at the airport and transfer you to your hotel. (International flights not included).

Close up of Sphinx

Day 2: Cairo - Luxor

Today we visit Egypt's most loved sight - The Great Pyramids of Giza. We explore the Gize plateau, pyramids and massive lion-headed Sphinx. Later, we tour Saqqara - an ancient necropolis with many half-buried tombs and the famous Zhoser’s step pyramid. Overnight sleeper cabin train south to Luxor.

Luxor by night

Day 3: Luxor

We pick you up from the train station and take you to your hotel. Free time to relax. This evening we have the option to visit the beautifully illuminated Luxor temple where you can enjoy a guided explanation of the site and some free time to explore.

Valley of the Kings

Day 4: Luxor - Cairo

Today the massive pair of statues known as the Colossi of Memnon are the first monuments we’ll see as we arrive on the West Bank for our day's sightseeing. We visit the valleys of the Kings & Queens, Temple of Hatshepsut & Karnak temple. We take the overnight sleeper train to Cairo

Aerial view of Cairo Nile

Day 5: Cairo

We will meet you upon your arrival into Cairo and take you to the hotel for check in. Later, a guided visit to the Egyptian Museum. See the famous King Tutankhamen solid gold death mask or opt to see the Royal Mummy room. Remains of the afternoon and evening free to do your own thing - maybe head to Khan el Khalili market for a little last minute shopping.

Hieroglyphics and figures

Day 6: Cairo

Today we will transfer you to the airport in time for your departure flight.

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Egypt Spotlight
Luxor Temple at night

Luxor

As the site of the ancient Egyptian city of Thebes, 4000-year old Luxor has frequently been characterised as the "world's ...

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last updated - 31 Jul 2014 1:17 AM

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