Marsa Alam Holidays

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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

Today we will take you to visit the famous pyramids and lion-headed Sphinx at Giza Plateau. Sole survivors from the ancient Greek-listed Seven Wonders of the World, the pyramids are the planet’s oldest tourist attraction! We continue to Saqqara for more sightseeing.

Front view of Abu Simbel

Day 3: Cairo - Nile Cruising

Early this morning we take you on an air excursion to the famous Abu Simbel, the rock-cut temple of King Ramses II, the Great Builder. Later, we check into your 5 star Nile cruise boat.

Kom Ombo

Day 4: Nile Cruising

Relax on the sun deck and enjoy the spectacular views and great facilities and service on board as the cruiser plies its course. Today you will disembark for a visit to The Temple of Kom Ombo which is dedicated to two gods, Sobek the crocodile God and Harveris the Sun God.

Luxor by night

Day 5: Nile Cruising - Luxor

This morning we visit the Temple of Horus at Edfu. Later this afternoon you will arrive in to Luxor and when dusk draws near we will take you sightseeing to the Luxor Temple, beautifully illuminated at night.

Day 6: Luxor - Marsa Alam

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. This afternoon we will transfer you to Marsa Alam and check you into your hotel.

Days 7-12: Marsa Alam

Open your eyes this morning and take a peek out the window to the magical blue of the Red Sea. Sit back and relax by the pool sipping cocktails and soaking up the sun. Here you can opt to go snorkeling or diving, to view the amazing array of aquatic life in the nearby reefs.

King Tutankhamen's mask

Day 13: Marsa Alam - Cairo

This morning we fly back to Cairo. This afternoon we will take you on a guided visit to the famous Egyptian Museum with free time to browse and explore - famed for the treasures of King Tutankhamen and his famous solid gold funerary mask.

Day 14: Cairo

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

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 ...

Egypt Weather

Weather in Cairo
Fair, 25°C
Local Time: 9:32 AM

Egypt Currency Rates
  1 GBP = 12.16 EGP
  1 CAD = 6.66 EGP
  1 ZAR = 0.68 EGP
  1 AUD = 6.75 EGP
  1 EUR = 9.63 EGP
  1 USD = 7.15 EGP
  1 NZD = 6.14 EGP
last updated - 25 Jul 2014 1:12 AM

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