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Egypt's Hidden Wonders - 7 days map

Discover Egypt's Hidden wonders on this 7-day tour. Begin in Cairo with the Pyramids of Giza, Sphinx, and the Egyptian Museum. Traverse Alexandria to discover its landmarks, including the Pompeii Column, and Montazah Gardens. Fly to Aswan to visit the Old Dam and the Temple of Philae. Join a captivating Nile Cruise, sailing towards Kom Embo. Explore Luxor's Karnak Temple and the treasures of the West Bank.

Inclusions
Itinerary
4 Star Prices
5 Star Prices
Hotels

Trip Highlights

Cairo – Discover the treasures of the Egyptian Museum and browse the Khan el-Khalili bazaar
Alexandria - Take in the highlights of this beautiful Mediterranean port city, including the Roman Catacombs, Pompey's Pillar, the Library of Alexandria and Quaitbay Fort
Aswan - Visit the High Dam & explore the magnificent Philae Temple
Luxor West Bank - Discover exquisite tombs at the Valley of the Kings, see the towering Colossi of Memnon and explore the beautiful Temple of Queen Hatshepsut
OPTIONAL: Abu Simbel - Visit this awe-inspiring temple, one of the most impressive in all of Egypt
Giza - Marvel at the legendary Pyramids of Giza and the iconic Sphinx
Nile cruising - Spend 3 nights on board a 5-star Nile cruiser, cruise the River Nile in style from Aswan to Luxor
Kom Ombo - Visit the unique double Temple of Kom Ombo located on the banks of the Nile
Luxor East Bank - Explore Luxor Temple and the vast Karnak Temple complex

Included

Breakfast daily, 5 lunches and 6 dinners
Economy class flight from Cairo to Aswan
Guided excursions in Cairo, Alexandria, Aswan, Kom Embo & Luxor
Entrance fees for included sightseeing
All relevant transfers and transportation in shared modern air-conditioned vehicles
3 nights 4 star hotels, 3 nights aboard a 5 star Nile Cruiser (en suite cabin)
An airport arrival transfer on day 1 and a departure transfer on day 7
Daily bottle of mineral water
Escorted by local English-speaking Egyptian tour guides
Note: This tour is operated in conjunction with our trusted partner and you will join travellers from different operators, not solely On The Go.

Not Included

International flights and visa
Tip for your tour guide. We recommend you allow USD$8 per day, per traveller. Tipping your guide is an entirely personal gesture

Itinerary

Day 1

Welcome

Tuesday. Welcome to Egypt! Upon arrival at Cairo International Airport, you will be met and transferred to your hotel in a shared coach with other members of the tour.

During the transfer, make sure to take in the panoramic views of the Citadel, the imposing Mohamed Ali Mosque, and notable landmarks such as Sultan Hassan and El Refaie mosques.

In the evening, enjoy dinner with us at a local restaurant - the perfect way to kick off your exciting Egyptian adventure!
Overnight: Cairo  |  Dinner

Day 2

The Mighty Pyramids

Start your day with breakfast at the hotel, before venturing out for a guided tour to one of the seven wonders of the world - the Pyramids of Giza. Make sure to visit the Cheops Pyramid, as its interior burial chambers are open for visits by the public. Not far from the Pyramids, you will also visit the Great Sphinx of Giza. This unforgettable statue combines the head of a Pharaoh with a lion's body. Following this, enjoy a quick visit to either the papyrus institute or a perfume shop.

Enjoy lunch then continue the tour at the Egyptian Museum. The museum exhibits over 120,000 objects ranging from the pre-historic era to the Greco Roman period. Marvel at wonderous artefacts, as you discover the museums' various statues, jewels, and Tutankhamen treasures.

Finally, head downtown to Khan El Khalili Bazaar. Navigate its enchanting narrow alleyways and explore an array of souvenir stores. Here, amidst the vibrant atmosphere, uncover small restaurants and cafes frequented by both locals and tourists. Afterwards, we'll head back to the hotel to refresh before a local dinner.
Overnight: Cairo  |  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3

Amazing Alexandria

Cairo - Alexandria - Cairo. Kickstart your day with an early breakfast in Cairo before venturing to Alexandria via the desert road (approximately 225 km). Explore the city's highlights, including Pompey's pillars, the Catacombs, and Montazah Gardens. Catch glimpses of the iconic Alexandrina Bibliotheca and Qaitbay Citadel.

Lunch at a local restaurant is followed by a return journey to Cairo, where dinner at a restaurant awaits.
Overnight: Cairo  |  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4

Aswan & Nile Cruiser

Cairo - Aswan - Nile Cruising. Rise and shine! Enjoy tea, coffee, and a breakfast box as you make your way to Cairo airport for an early morning flight to Aswan. Upon arrival at Aswan airport, you'll be met and swiftly transported for a guided tour.

The tour begins with a visit to the Old Dam, followed by a passing glance at the impressive High Dam, a crucial infrastructure providing irrigation and electricity to the entire nation. A motorboat ride will then transport you to the enchanting Temple of Philae on Isis Island.

Afterwards, transfer to the Nile Cruiser for check in and onboard lunch. Enjoy a relaxing felucca tour around the Elephantine and Botanical Islands, with views of the Agha Khan Mausoleum. Return to the cruise for dinner and an overnight stay on board.
Overnight: Nile Cruising  |  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5

Kom Ombo

Abu Simbel (optional) - Kom Ombo - Nile Cruising. This morning, you can choose to join us on an optional Abu Simbel by road tour. Guarded by four colossal stone statues of Ramses II, this monumental temple complex was meticulously relocated from its original site, which was threatened by the rising waters of Lake Nasser.

In the afternoon, set sail towards Kom Ombo, where the enchanting Ptolemaic Temple awaits. Dedicated to the deities Sobek and Heroeris, this unique temple offers insights into the ancient Egyptian pantheon. As the day unfolds, the cruise continues its journey. Delight in the comfort of the serene Nile as you enjoy an onboard dinner.
Overnight: Nile Cruising  |  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6

Karnak Temple

Nile Cruising - Esna - Luxor. This morning, enjoy breakfast before docking in Luxor. Here, get ready to explore the grandeur of the Karnak Temple, a vast complex that beautifully showcases ancient Egyptian religious architecture. Moreover, be captivated by the impressive exterior of the nearby Luxor Temple.

Conclude the day with an overnight stay onboard the Nile Cruiser with dinner included.
Overnight: Nile Cruising (onboard)  |  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 7

Goodbye

Monday. After breakfast, we head out for a tour of Luxor's West Bank. Delve into the mysteries of the Valley of the Kings, where ancient pharaohs found their eternal resting place. Marvel at the grandeur of Hatshepsut Temple, a testament to the reign of Queen Hatshepsut, and witness the imposing Colossi of Memnon, iconic statues that once guarded the entrance to the mortuary temple of Amenhotep III.

After this exploration, return to the Nile cruiser, gather your belongings, and transfer to the airport, where your tour will end on arrival. We hope you enjoyed your Egyptian adventure. Safe travels!
Breakfast

Prices & Dates

Departure dates marked with a 'G' are operating. All dates are guaranteed to operate when there are 2 persons booked on the tour. 'Twin Share' prices are per person when there are 2 people sharing a room. 'Single Room' prices are applicable to solo travellers or anyone wanting the privacy of a single room.

2024
Twin Share
Single Room
07 May - 13 May 20% off
€1,745
€1,396
€2,015
€1,612
14 May - 20 May 20% off
€1,745
€1,396
€2,015
€1,612
21 May - 27 May 20% off
€1,745
€1,396
€2,015
€1,612
28 May - 03 Jun 20% off
€1,745
€1,396
€2,015
€1,612
04 Jun - 10 Jun 20% off
€1,745
€1,396
€2,015
€1,612
11 Jun - 17 Jun 20% off
€1,745
€1,396
€2,015
€1,612
18 Jun - 24 Jun 20% off
€1,745
€1,396
€2,015
€1,612
25 Jun - 01 Jul 20% off
€1,745
€1,396
€2,015
€1,612
02 Jul - 08 Jul 20% off
€1,745
€1,396
€2,015
€1,612
09 Jul - 15 Jul 20% off
€1,745
€1,396
€2,015
€1,612
16 Jul - 22 Jul 20% off
€1,745
€1,396
€2,015
€1,612
23 Jul - 29 Jul 20% off
€1,745
€1,396
€2,015
€1,612
30 Jul - 05 Aug 20% off
€1,745
€1,396
€2,015
€1,612
06 Aug - 12 Aug 20% off
€1,745
€1,396
€2,015
€1,612
13 Aug - 19 Aug 20% off
€1,745
€1,396
€2,015
€1,612
20 Aug - 26 Aug 20% off
€1,745
€1,396
€2,015
€1,612
27 Aug - 02 Sep 20% off
€1,745
€1,396
€2,015
€1,612
03 Sep - 09 Sep 20% off
€1,745
€1,396
€2,015
€1,612
10 Sep - 16 Sep 20% off
€1,745
€1,396
€2,015
€1,612
17 Sep - 23 Sep 20% off
€1,745
€1,396
€2,015
€1,612
24 Sep - 30 Sep 20% off
€1,745
€1,396
€2,015
€1,612
01 Oct - 07 Oct 20% off
€2,135
€1,708
€2,405
€1,924
08 Oct - 14 Oct 20% off
€2,135
€1,708
€2,405
€1,924
15 Oct - 21 Oct 20% off
€2,135
€1,708
€2,405
€1,924
22 Oct - 28 Oct 20% off
€2,135
€1,708
€2,405
€1,924
29 Oct - 04 Nov 20% off
€2,135
€1,708
€2,405
€1,924
05 Nov - 11 Nov 20% off
€2,135
€1,708
€2,405
€1,924
12 Nov - 18 Nov 20% off
€2,135
€1,708
€2,405
€1,924
19 Nov - 25 Nov 20% off
€2,135
€1,708
€2,405
€1,924
26 Nov - 02 Dec 20% off
€2,135
€1,708
€2,405
€1,924
03 Dec - 09 Dec 20% off
€2,135
€1,708
€2,405
€1,924
10 Dec - 16 Dec 20% off
€2,135
€1,708
€2,405
€1,924
17 Dec - 23 Dec 20% off
€2,135
€1,708
€2,405
€1,924
24 Dec - 30 Dec 20% off
€2,625
€2,100
€2,895
€2,316
31 Dec - 06 Jan 20% off
€2,625
€2,100
€2,895
€2,316
2025
Twin Share
Single Room
07 Jan - 13 Jan 20% off
€2,135
€1,708
€2,405
€1,924
14 Jan - 20 Jan 20% off
€2,135
€1,708
€2,405
€1,924
21 Jan - 27 Jan 20% off
€2,135
€1,708
€2,405
€1,924
28 Jan - 03 Feb 20% off
€2,135
€1,708
€2,405
€1,924
04 Feb - 10 Feb 20% off
€2,135
€1,708
€2,405
€1,924
11 Feb - 17 Feb 20% off
€2,135
€1,708
€2,405
€1,924
18 Feb - 24 Feb 20% off
€2,135
€1,708
€2,405
€1,924
25 Feb - 03 Mar 20% off
€2,135
€1,708
€2,405
€1,924
04 Mar - 10 Mar 20% off
€2,135
€1,708
€2,405
€1,924
11 Mar - 17 Mar 20% off
€2,135
€1,708
€2,405
€1,924
18 Mar - 24 Mar 20% off
€2,135
€1,708
€2,405
€1,924
25 Mar - 31 Mar 20% off
€2,135
€1,708
€2,405
€1,924
01 Apr - 07 Apr 20% off
€2,135
€1,708
€2,405
€1,924
08 Apr - 14 Apr 20% off
€2,135
€1,708
€2,405
€1,924
15 Apr - 21 Apr 20% off
€2,625
€2,100
€2,895
€2,316
22 Apr - 28 Apr 20% off
€2,625
€2,100
€2,895
€2,316
29 Apr - 05 May 20% off
€2,135
€1,708
€2,405
€1,924

Extra Prices

Twin Share
Single Room
Abu Simbel by Road (Adult)
€175
N/A

Hotels

The hotels listed below are ones which we frequently use on this tour. We reserve the right to substitute these hotels to ones of a similar standard.

Pyramids Resort by Jaz, Cairo

Our Category: Superior   |   Regional Category: 4 Star Hotel

Just a stone's throw from the Pyramids, the Pyramids Resort (formerly the Oasis Hotel) is a classic Egyptian hotel with beautiful expansive gardens. Rooms are very spacious with comfortable beds and fantastic en suite facilities. Wi-Fi is available and the buffet breakfast offers a good spread. In the evening the outdoor pool and fountains are lit up making the restaurant and bar the perfect place to spend an evening sipping on a cold glass of beer.

Steigenberger Hotel el Tahrir, Cairo

Our Category: Superior   |   Regional Category: 4 Star Hotel

Ideally located in the heart of downtown Cairo, the Steigenberger Hotel El Tahrir is right by the lively Tahrir Square. Guestrooms offer peace and quiet away from the high-energy of the city, with contemporary decor and sound-proofed windows overlooking views of Cairo. The wellness facilities are state-of-the-art, including a fitness centre, outdoor pool and sauna and massage rooms. Be sure to take advantage of the poolside bar and delicious hotel restaurant, or enjoy the option of 24-hour in-room dining.

M/S Radamis I, Nile Cruising

Our Category: Deluxe   |   Regional Category: 5 Star Deluxe Cruise

Embark on a captivating voyage along the Nile aboard the Ramdais I, a luxury cruiser that promises a seamless journey from Luxor to Aswan and back. Revel in the comfort of well-appointed cabins, each featuring ensuite facilities and panoramic wall-to-wall windows, providing an uninterrupted view of the breathtaking scenery. Indulge your taste buds with exciting international cuisine at the onboard restaurant. The spacious lounge invites you to unwind and connect with fellow travelers, creating a social and relaxed atmosphere.

M/S Princess Sarah, Nile Cruising

Our Category: Deluxe   |   Regional Category: 5 Star Deluxe Cruise

Embark on a journey aboard the M/S Princess Sarah, a luxurious five-star Nile cruise. With its panoramic windows, central air conditioning, and private bathrooms, the cruise offers a sophisticated retreat along the scenic Nile. Indulge in international cuisine at the onboard restaurant, with a diverse range of flavours. The bars and disco provide refined spaces for relaxation and entertainment, while the fully equipped gym, sauna, swimming pool, and jacuzzi ensure moments of rejuvenation. Whether immersing in vibrant nightlife or basking in the sun on the deck, the M/S Princess Sarah promises an unparalleled blend of opulence and enchantment.

Prices & Dates

Departure dates marked with a 'G' are operating. All dates are guaranteed to operate when there are 2 persons booked on the tour. 'Twin Share' prices are per person when there are 2 people sharing a room. 'Single Room' prices are applicable to solo travellers or anyone wanting the privacy of a single room.

2024
Twin Share
Single Room
07 May - 13 May 20% off
€1,995
€1,596
€2,265
€1,812
14 May - 20 May 20% off
€1,995
€1,596
€2,265
€1,812
21 May - 27 May 20% off
€1,995
€1,596
€2,265
€1,812
28 May - 03 Jun 20% off
€1,995
€1,596
€2,265
€1,812
04 Jun - 10 Jun 20% off
€1,995
€1,596
€2,265
€1,812
11 Jun - 17 Jun 20% off
€1,995
€1,596
€2,265
€1,812
18 Jun - 24 Jun 20% off
€1,995
€1,596
€2,265
€1,812
25 Jun - 01 Jul 20% off
€1,995
€1,596
€2,265
€1,812
02 Jul - 08 Jul 20% off
€1,995
€1,596
€2,265
€1,812
09 Jul - 15 Jul 20% off
€1,995
€1,596
€2,265
€1,812
16 Jul - 22 Jul 20% off
€1,995
€1,596
€2,265
€1,812
23 Jul - 29 Jul 20% off
€1,995
€1,596
€2,265
€1,812
30 Jul - 05 Aug 20% off
€1,995
€1,596
€2,265
€1,812
06 Aug - 12 Aug 20% off
€1,995
€1,596
€2,265
€1,812
13 Aug - 19 Aug 20% off
€1,995
€1,596
€2,265
€1,812
20 Aug - 26 Aug 20% off
€1,995
€1,596
€2,265
€1,812
27 Aug - 02 Sep 20% off
€1,995
€1,596
€2,265
€1,812
03 Sep - 09 Sep 20% off
€1,995
€1,596
€2,265
€1,812
10 Sep - 16 Sep 20% off
€1,995
€1,596
€2,265
€1,812
17 Sep - 23 Sep 20% off
€1,995
€1,596
€2,265
€1,812
24 Sep - 30 Sep 20% off
€1,995
€1,596
€2,265
€1,812
01 Oct - 07 Oct 20% off
€2,605
€2,084
€2,865
€2,292
08 Oct - 14 Oct 20% off
€2,605
€2,084
€2,865
€2,292
15 Oct - 21 Oct 20% off
€2,605
€2,084
€2,865
€2,292
22 Oct - 28 Oct 20% off
€2,605
€2,084
€2,865
€2,292
29 Oct - 04 Nov 20% off
€2,605
€2,084
€2,865
€2,292
05 Nov - 11 Nov 20% off
€2,605
€2,084
€2,865
€2,292
12 Nov - 18 Nov 20% off
€2,605
€2,084
€2,865
€2,292
19 Nov - 25 Nov 20% off
€2,605
€2,084
€2,865
€2,292
26 Nov - 02 Dec 20% off
€2,605
€2,084
€2,865
€2,292
03 Dec - 09 Dec 20% off
€2,605
€2,084
€2,865
€2,292
10 Dec - 16 Dec 20% off
€2,605
€2,084
€2,865
€2,292
17 Dec - 23 Dec 20% off
€2,605
€2,084
€2,865
€2,292
24 Dec - 30 Dec 20% off
€3,195
€2,556
€3,465
€2,772
31 Dec - 06 Jan 20% off
€3,195
€2,556
€3,465
€2,772
2025
Twin Share
Single Room
07 Jan - 13 Jan 20% off
€2,605
€2,084
€2,865
€2,292
14 Jan - 20 Jan 20% off
€2,605
€2,084
€2,865
€2,292
21 Jan - 27 Jan 20% off
€2,605
€2,084
€2,865
€2,292
28 Jan - 03 Feb 20% off
€2,605
€2,084
€2,865
€2,292
04 Feb - 10 Feb 20% off
€2,605
€2,084
€2,865
€2,292
11 Feb - 17 Feb 20% off
€2,605
€2,084
€2,865
€2,292
18 Feb - 24 Feb 20% off
€2,605
€2,084
€2,865
€2,292
25 Feb - 03 Mar 20% off
€2,605
€2,084
€2,865
€2,292
04 Mar - 10 Mar 20% off
€2,605
€2,084
€2,865
€2,292
11 Mar - 17 Mar 20% off
€2,605
€2,084
€2,865
€2,292
18 Mar - 24 Mar 20% off
€2,605
€2,084
€2,865
€2,292
25 Mar - 31 Mar 20% off
€2,605
€2,084
€2,865
€2,292
01 Apr - 07 Apr 20% off
€2,605
€2,084
€2,865
€2,292
08 Apr - 14 Apr 20% off
€2,605
€2,084
€2,865
€2,292
15 Apr - 21 Apr 20% off
€3,195
€2,556
€3,465
€2,772
22 Apr - 28 Apr 20% off
€3,195
€2,556
€3,465
€2,772
29 Apr - 05 May 20% off
€2,605
€2,084
€2,865
€2,292

Extra Prices

Twin Share
Single Room
Abu Simbel by Road (Adult)
€175
N/A

At a Glance

Range
Trip Type
Starts
Cairo
Ends
Luxor
Departs
Tuesdays
Group Size
Min 2 / Max 24
Hotel Rating
4 star
Tour Guide
Yes - for included sightseeing
Meals
Breakfast: 6, Lunch: 5, Dinner: 6
Countries
Minimum Age
15 yrs, accompanied by an adult
Arr. Transfer
Yes
Dep. Transfer
Yes
Click to play videoThe city of Cairo at the end of a dusty path in front of the setting sun
The white fortress of Qaitbay in Alexandria
Ancient ruins standing majestically against the sky in Aswan
Cruise ship on the River Nile
Cruise ship on the River Nile
Click to play videoThe entrance to the ancient city of Luxor
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