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Best of Egypt

Explore one of the world's most historic countries

€899

Description

This journey through Egypt packs in awe-inspiring culture and adventure in eight energetic days. Explore the ancient sites along the Nile and discover the most famous of them all, the Great Pyramid of Giza. Embrace the culture and meet remarkable people as you sample some traditional fare with a Nubian family in a local village. Feel the buzz of vibrant bazaars in Aswan and Luxor, but still manage to relax and watch life unfold as you sail the Nile in a traditional felucca.

Itinerary

Day 1 Cairo
Arrive at any time.

Day 2 Cairo/Aswān
Tour the Great Pyramid of Giza and the Sphinx before a guided tour of the Egyptian Museum. Catch an overnight train to Aswan.
Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 3 Aswān
Explore Aswan before visiting a Nubian village and enjoy a home-cooked dinner with a local family.
Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 4 Aswān
Spend the day exploring Aswan.
Meals included: Breakfast

Day 5 Aswān/Kom Ombo
Sail the Nile on a traditional felucca. Sleep onboard under the stars.
Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6 Kom Ombo/Luxor
Enjoy a guided visit Kom Ombo Temple before driving to Luxor. En route, visit the Temple of Karnak.
Meals included: Breakfast

Day 7 Luxor
Visit the Colossi of Memnon, Valley of the Kings, and the Temple of Hatshepsut. Enjoy lunch with a local family on the West Bank of the Nile.
Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 8 Luxor/Cairo
Fly back to Cairo where the tour ends upon on arrival to the Cairo International Airport in the morning.
Meals included: Breakfast


Meals Included: 7 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 3 dinners. (Allow USD150-195 for meals not included.)
Transport: Private air-conditioned van, train, felucca, plane, walking.
Accommodation: Simple hotels (5 nts), sleeper train (1 nt), felucca with support boat for toilet/showers (1 nt).
 

What's Included
  • Your Welcome Moment: Meet Your CEO and Group
  • Your Local Living Moment: Boat ride to Nubian Village with Traditional Meal, Aswān
  • Your Discover Moment: Aswān
  • Your Local Living Moment: Lunch with a Local Family, Luxor.
  • Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx guided tour.
  • Egyptian Museum guided tour.
  • Felucca overnight sailing excursion with support boat.
  • Karnak and Kom Ombo temples guided tour.
  • Temple of Hatshepsut and Valley of the Kings guided visit.
  • Colossi of Memnon visit.
  • All entrance fees to included monuments.
  • Internal flights.
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.

Price Details

Prices start from €899 per person sharing (Tour only).
Prices based on travel in April 2022 subject to availability and other dates are available.
 

Contact

Call us on 091 594 747 or email info@fahytravel.ie

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