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Sample Itinerary - REF EGYPT 3666

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Day 1: Cairo

We will collect you Janet from your hotel early for a full day tour to include all of the following The pyramid of Zawyet el Aryan, Pyramid Abu Sir, Saqqara, Memphis, and Dashur Pyramids.

King Tutankhamen's mask

Day 2: Cairo

We collect you both from your hotel early for a full day trip to Alexandria highlights will include Pompey\'s Pillar, Catacombs of Kom ash-Shuqqafa, Alexandria Library,Roman Amphitheatre, Graeco-Roman Museum, Necropolis of Anfushi, National Museum of Alexandria. Return to Cairo around 8-9 pm.

Pyramid at Giza

Day 3: Cairo - Fayoum

Early morning we will collect you from your hotel and transfer to Fayoum. Enjoy a full day tour which will include all of what you wanted the Waterwheels, Stone Obelisk, Lake Qarun, Pyramid(s), Temple at Karanis-Kom Oshim. Overnight in Fayoum.

Day 4: Fayoum - Minya

Today we pick you up from your hotel and drive to Minya. a Enjoy all day to visit the city’s sites, including the great plain, then onto the tombs of Beni Hassan & Frazer Tombs, Ruins of Hermapolis, Temples of Tihna el-jebel time permitting Tell el-Amarna, Southern Tombs.

Day 5: Minya

Enjoy a full day touring to the sites you want over yesterday and today we will cover all the places you stated as follows. Tel el Amarna-Northern tombs (Ahmose tomb and Huya tomb),Northern Palace, Southern Palace, AkhenatenTomb, Tuna El Gebal-Khmunu necropolis (Tomb of Petosiris, Ibis catacombs, Isadora tomb), El Ashmunein Open Air Museum, Beni Hassan (Bakhet III tomb, Khnumhotep tomb, Khety tomb)

Day 6: Minya - Luxor

Early this morning we drive and visit Assyut to visit Meir tombs then continue on to Abydos which for ancient Egypt was one of the holiest sites in the world rarely visited Temple of Hathor at Dendera, which is one of the latest Egyptian temples. It was built in Roman times and its decorations include Roman emperors alongside Egyptian gods. After we drive onto Luxor arriving later evening.

Entrance to a tomb

Day 7: Luxor - Aswan

Today we transfer you by road to Aswan.

Trajan's Kiosk, Philae

Day 8: Aswan

Today enjoy a private tour to the Philae temple then off to see the Temple of Kalabsha, Kiosk of Kartassi and Unfinished Obelisk.

Abu Simbel, Aswan

Day 9: Aswan

Free day in Aswan.

Aswan Market

Day 10: Aswan - Cairo

Free day in Aswan. Evening transfer to the station for the sleeper train back to Cairo.

Aerial view of Cairo Nile

Day 11: Cairo

Arrival transfer to your hotel. Free day in Cairo to explore.

Close up of Sphinx

Day 12: Cairo

We bid you farewell with a transfer to the airport in time for your flight home.

Egypt Spotlight
Luxor Temple at night


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 - 01 Oct 2014 3:11 PM