Egypt | Discover Cairo & the Nile River FAM Trip

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Main Info

Despite ranking in the top 30 largest countries with its 1 million square kilometers of land, Egypt is a country that is notorious for its geographic ‘distribution.’ 99% of Egypt’s population utilizes only 5% of the total land area but nearly 100% of its aquatic resources as a result of the predominantly barren ecosystem. The lifeline of some 90 million human beings, the river Nile is the focal point of urban planning, an incredible 6,695 km gift of sustenance for Egypt and three other countries, making it the longest, and arguably most vital, river in the world.

Submit Your Application 

Call us at (800) 983-5352 or contact us using the button below to submit your interest for this FAM trip.  We will review your application and get back to you shortly.

What’s Included

Meet and greet at the airport
Arrival and departure transfers
4 nights in Cairo at 5 star, Cairo Pyramids Hotel or similar
4 nights Nile Cruise at 5 stars, M/S Princess Sarah or similar
18 meals: 8 breakfasts, 6 lunches, and 4 dinners
Visit the Great Pyramids of Giza
Visit Egyptian Museum
Sightseeing tour of Luxor Temple and Karnak Temple of Amun
Guided visit of West Bank
Visit Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut and Colossi of Memnon
Visit Horus Temple of Edfu
Guided tour of High Dam, Granite Quarries, and Philae
Temple in Aswan
All transfers in private Deluxe A/C Bus
Baggage handling and portage
Sightseeing with entry fees as mentioned
Private English Guide/Egyptologist
Service and local taxes

Tour Details

Duration: 9 days & 8 nights

Travel Style: Local Experiences

Minimum Passengers: 2
Based on double occupancy

Type of Service: Private
Small group experience | All travelers under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

VISA Requirements: Required with a US Passport
A visa is required for travelers with a valid US passport.

Physical Rating: Average
Some tours may include light hiking, stairs, and rough off-road adventures.

Service Level: FAM TRIP

Not Included

International flights
Domestic flight from Cairo to Luxor
Domestic flight from Aswan to Cairo
Entry Visa
All drinks
Tips (Driver, Representative, and Guide)

Please Note

While it is our intention to adhere to the route described, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable, to make alterations. On Day 1 of the tour, you will be advised of any amendments.

DAY 1 | September 17, 2021 - Arrival in Cairo

Upon arrival in Cairo, you will be met by our representative in Egypt and transferred to your hotel for overnight.

| Overnight in Cairo

DAY 2 | September 18, 2021 -Cairo

After breakfast, your private Egyptologist tour guide and driver will pick you up and start your tour. Drive to Giza and visit the Pyramids. See the Great Pyramid, a royal burial chamber and the Sphinx. Continue to Memphis, capital of the pharaohs during the Old Kingdom. Visit the recumbent statue of Ramses II and the 80-ton alabaster sphinx. And then a Camel ride in around Pyramids. Lunch and route; Continue to Sakkara to see the prototype of the Pyramids, the Step Pyramid, built for the 3rd Dynasty pharaoh Djoser by the exalted architect Imhotep. Visit a Papyrus and Carpets Institute on your way back to the hotel.

| Overnight in Cairo

|  Breakfast, Lunch

DAY 3 | September 19, 2021 - Cairo

After breakfast visits the Egyptian Museum, this houses a magnificent collection of Pharaonic antiquities, especially the golden treasures of Tut Ankh Amun.

In the afternoon you will proceed to Old Cairo to visit the citadel of Salah El-Din, and the Mohammed Ali Mosque situated high above the city, Continue to visit the Church of Abu Serga, Moallaqa Church (Hanging Church) and Ben Ezra Synagogue, the oldest Jewish synagogue in Egypt. Lunch en route. Visit a Perfum Institute on your way back to the hotel,

| Overnight in Cairo

|  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 4 | September 20, 2021 - Luxor

In the morning, depart Cairo by air to Luxor (Flight is not included). Upon arrival, our representative will pick up you for embarkation on your Nile Cruise. Lunch on board. Visit the great Luxor Temple and the magnificent Karnak Temple of Amun with its famous Hypostyle Hall and the 134 huge columns, the Statue of Ramses II, the Obelisk of Queen Hatshepsut and the Sacred Lake. Dinner and overnight on board

| Overnight on Nile Cruise

|  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 5 | September 21, 2021 - Luxor

Breakfast, sail to Luxor, visit the West Bank (Thebes) where some of the richest treasures in the world exists, including the Tomb of Tut Ankh Amun (optional) and other royal tombs including Ramses VI in the Valley of the Kings, you will be able to visit some of these tombs, visit Hatshepsut funerary temple at Dier El Bahari and the Colossi of Memnon. Dinner and overnight on board

| Overnight on Nile Cruise

|  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 6 | September 22, 2021 - Cruise

n the morning, visit the Horus Temple of Edfu, one of the three beautiful temples of the Ptolemaic Period. Sail to Kom Ombo, where you will visit the Sobek Temple, dedicated to the two gods, which offers beautiful murals and reliefs sail to Aswan and Overnight

| Overnight on Nile Cruise

|  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 7 | September 23, 2021 - Aswan

After breakfast, you will visit the High Dam, and the Granite Quarries and the Philae Temple. In the afternoon you will sail on an Egyptian felucca around Elephantine Island and the Botanical Gardens on Kitchener Island and the Agha Khan Mausoleum. Overnight in Aswan

| Overnight in Aswan

|  Breakfast

DAY 8 | September 24, 2021 - Aswan - Cairo

Breakfast, disembarkation, after you will transfer to the airport for your flight back to Cairo (Flight not included), upon arrival you will be met by our Travel representative and transfer to your hotel

| Overnight in Cairo

|  Breakfast

DAY 9 | September 25, 2021 - Departure

After breakfast, you’ll be transferred to the international airport at the appropriate time for your flight home depending on your flight schedule.

|  Breakfast

Submit Your Application 

Call us at (800) 983-5352 or contact us using the button below to submit your interest for this FAM trip.  We will review your application and get back to you shortly.

The rates displayed below are for the listed travel dates only. The travel dates for this tour package cannot be changed or altered.

Cairo Pyramids Hotel

Cairo Pyramids Hotel is set in a landscaped garden, offering stunning views over the Pyramids. It features an outdoor pool, a gym, sauna and massage facilities.

The spacious guestrooms of the Cairo Pyramids Hotel present Egyptian decorative motifs. They include air-conditioning and a satellite TV, bathroom amenities and a hairdryer.

An assortment of local specialties and international dishes is served at the restaurant of the hotel. Soft drinks and spirits are served in the panoramic terrace with views over the pyramids.

At the Cairo Pyramids Hotel there is a children’s playground and guests can benefit from a well-equipped gym.

M/S Princess Sarah

Cruise the Nile River from Luxor to Aswan or from Aswan to Luxor on board of 5 Star Nile Cruise. Enjoy the warm sun and the blue sky as you sail along the Nile on MS Princess Sarah Nile Cruise, Explore the ancient tombs and share the secrets from the past. Nile cruise holiday, gives you the chance to see all sites between Luxor and Aswan such as Valley of the Kings, Karnak Temple and Philea Temples.

Important Notice

Some useful info about our tours (land packages).

All tours and entrance fees are included

 All taxes are included and NO HIDDEN FEES

 International Airfare is not included, but we can book it for you at very competitive rates

A transfer fee may be assessed for alterations to packages, itineraries/tours and suggested arrival/departure dates

Price are based on double occupancy

Prices are per person and based on double occupancy. All prices are expressed in US dollars. Prices for vacation packages are subject to change without notice.

All travel documents are the responsibility of the passenger.

Travel insurance is highly recommended.

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