Egyptian Express for Families - 8 days
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A one week family holiday with camel riding, boating on the Nile, a visit to a village school, pyramids, tombs and Tutankhamun’s treasure. This tour is set at a pace ideal for families with children aged 5 years and above and offers valuable insight into the life, culture and the mysteries of ancient Egypt, coupled with plenty of free time for relaxing by the pool.

For a detailed itinerary and information about visas, money, weather and more download our Trip Notes

Available on all departures booked at least 40 days in advance. Cancel or change your booking for FREE for up to 7 days after booking

Tour Highlights

Cairo – Discover the treasures of the Grand Egyptian Museum and browse the Khan el-Khalili bazaar
The Great Pyramids – Enjoy a tour of this legendary Ancient Wonder of the World and gaze at the iconic Sphinx
Aswan – Sail the Nile to Elephantine Island aboard a traditional felucca sailboat and visit a local school
Monastery of St Simeon - Ride a camel across the rolling desert sands to this 7th century monastery
Luxor - Uncover the tombs of pharaohs in the Valley of the Kings and explore the vast Karnak Temple complex
Kom Ombo - Visit the perfectly symmetrical Nile side Temple of Kom Ombo and see a mummified crocodile


Breakfast daily, 1 lunch and 1 dinner (included onboard the train)
6 nights 4-5 star hotels
1 overnight train from Cairo to Aswan (private 2 berth sleeper cabin) including meals
Aswan - Camel ride to St Simeon's Monastery
Aswan - Felucca sailing on the Nile and visit to Elephantine Island
Airport arrival transfer from Cairo International Airport on day 1 and departure transfer from Luxor International Airport on day 8
Touring - Cairo, Giza, Aswan and Luxor
Guided excursions to the Pyramids of Giza, Egyptian Museum, Philae Temple, Aswan Market, Kom Ombo Temple, the Valley of the Kings and Karnak Temple
Escorted by an Egyptian tour guide, degree qualified in Egyptology
All relevant transfers and transportation in private modern air-conditioned vehicles

Not Included

International flights and visa
Tip for your tour guide. We recommend USD$40 per adult for the entire tour. Tipping your tour guide is an entirely personal gesture
Entrance Fees: Adult USD$90-110pp / Child USD$50-60pp, paid in local currency
Tipping Kitty: Adult / Child USD$35-45pp, paid in local currency
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