Marsa Alam Holidays

Sample Itinerary - REF EGYPT 5061

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Valley of the Kings

Day 1: Luxor

Welcome to Egypt and the start of your holiday! Arriving into Luxor Airport our friendly local team are on hand to transfer you to your hotel.

Entrance to a tomb

Day 2: Luxor - Nile Cruising

Today we have a transfer to embark your luxury Nile cruise. After, we explore the best of Ancient Thebes; Valley of the Kings, Valley of the Queens, Temple of Hatshepsut and later the Luxor temple which is softly illuminated at night time.

View of the Nile through an arch

Day 3: Nile Cruising

After breakfast we head out to see Karnak temple. Karnak is a spectacular myriad of sanctuaries, pylons, chapels, halls and obelisks, all dedicated to the Theban gods and to the greater glory of Egypt’s Middle and New Kingdom rulers. Returning to the boat, sit back and enjoy sailing the river to Edfu.

Looking across the Nile

Day 4: Nile Cruising

Today is spent sailing to Aswan where we will arrive by evening. Along the way, the ship makes stops to visit the waterside temples of Kom Ombo and Edfu.

Kom Ombo

Day 5: Nile Cruising

This morning after a lovely breakfast, you will head out to explore the best on offer in Aswan. Highlights include the Philae Temple, Aswan High Dam and then later after lunch enjoy sailing on a felucca boat to visit nearby islands. IN your free time this evening we highly recommend visiting the markets that spring to life here in the cool evening air.

View from Nile cruise boat

Day 6: Nile Cruising - Marsa Alam

After an early breakfast we have a long drive ahead of us to Marsa Alam. Arriving into Marsa, check in and kick back.

Days 7-10: Marsa Alam

Enjoy your time in the Marsa soaking up the sun, dipping in the warm waters of the Red Sea you can opt to go snorkelling, dolphin spotting or diving or just lay back on your sun lounger on the hotels beach sipping cocktails.

Day 11: Marsa Alam

Sadly your journey has reached its conclusion, we will transfer you to the airport in Luxor in time for your flight home.

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

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Egypt Currency Rates
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  1 CAD = 6.72 EGP
  1 ZAR = 0.67 EGP
  1 AUD = 6.73 EGP
  1 EUR = 9.75 EGP
  1 USD = 7.16 EGP
  1 NZD = 6.30 EGP
last updated - 09 Jul 2014 10:02 PM