10 Days Signature Egypt & the Nile (Ultimate Luxury)

The 10 Days Signature Egypt & the Nile (Ultimate Luxury)

“Experience the pinnacle of luxury with the 10 Days Signature Egypt & the Nile (Ultimate Luxury). This exclusive journey seamlessly blends opulent accommodations, gourmet dining, and expert-guided exploration of Egypt’s iconic landmarks, such as the Pyramids of Giza and the Valley of the Kings. Immerse yourself in the perfect fusion of modern elegance and ancient charm, ensuring an unforgettable dive into the rich history and culture of Egypt. From lavish hotels to boutique Nile River cruises, every moment is curated for an unparalleled and enchanting adventure.

The 10 Days Signature Egypt & the Nile (Ultimate Luxury) is more than a vacation; it’s an immersion into the cradle of civilization with a level of sophistication that transcends expectations. This meticulously crafted journey promises an unparalleled blend of history, luxury, and enchantment, leaving you with memories to cherish for a lifetime view details .

Overview: Explore the wonders of Egypt in unparalleled luxury with the 10 Days Signature Egypt & the Nile (Ultimate Luxury) tour. Immerse yourself in the rich history and culture of this ancient land, visiting iconic landmarks such as the Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx, and the Valley of the Kings. Stay in opulent accommodations, cruise the Nile in style, and enjoy exclusive insider-access opportunities throughout your journey.

Highlights:

  • Visit the Giza Plateau and explore the ancient pyramids, including the Great Pyramid of Cheops.
  • Cruise the Nile on the award-winning Sanctuary ‘Sun Boat IV’– Oberoi Cruises, discovering hidden gems far from the crowds.
  • Marvel at the temples of Karnak, Hathor at Denderah, and the Greco-Roman wonders at Kom Ombo.
  • Experience the majestic Philae Temple in Aswan and the stunning Abu Simbel temples.
  • Explore Cairo’s treasures, including the Museum of Egyptian Antiquities and the bustling Khan el-Khalili Bazaar.

Advantages:

  • Indulge in ultimate luxury with carefully selected accommodations and exclusive experiences.
  • Benefit from expert local guides providing in-depth insights into Egypt’s history and culture.
  • Enjoy private sightseeing tours for a personalized and intimate exploration.
  • Travel seamlessly with included domestic flights, visa upon arrival, and 24/7 on-call support.
  • Immerse yourself in the comfort of Sanctuary ‘Sun Boat IV’– Oberoi Cruises, offering a unique and scenic Nile cruise.

itinerary

Day 1: Arrive Cairo, Egypt

Upon arrival in Cairo, you’ll be greeted by Ramasside’s Tour Manager and transferred to a historic hotel with stunning views of the pyramids. An evening trip to the Pyramids area for the Sound & Light show is included.

Accommodation: Mena House Hotel

Day 2: Giza | The Pyramids & The Sphinx

Explore the Giza Plateau, home to the pyramids of Mycerinus, Chefren, and the Great Pyramid of Cheops. Ride Like a Local on a camel and visit the Great Sphinx. After lunch, return to the hotel for leisure.

Accommodation: Mena House Hotel | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 3: Luxor | Karnak & The Valley of the Kings

Fly to Luxor and visit the Temple of Karnak. Board the Sanctuary ‘Sun Boat IV’ for lunch and explore the Necropolis of Thebes, Valley of the Kings, and the Temple of Hatshepsut.

Accommodation: Sanctuary ‘Sun Boat IV’ | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4: Cruising the Nile | Temple of Hathor at Denderah

Cruise to the Temple of Hathor at Denderah. Sail back to Luxor, visiting the Temple of Luxor in the afternoon.

Accommodation: Sanctuary ‘Sun Boat IV’– Oberoi Cruises | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5: Cruising the Nile | Edfu to Kom Ombo

Continue cruising to Edfu, visit the Temple of Horus, and enjoy a local cooking lesson. Disembark at Kom Ombo to explore the Greco-Roman temple.

Accommodation: Sanctuary ‘Sun Boat IV’– Oberoi Cruises | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6: Aswan | Majestic Philae

Cruise to Aswan, visit Philae Temple, the Unfinished Obelisk, and sail by felucca amid the Aswan islands.

Accommodation: Sanctuary ‘Sun Boat IV’– Oberoi Cruises | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 7: Abu Simbel | Temples of Ramses II & Nefertari

Fly to Abu Simbel to see the twin temples of Ramses II and Nefertari. Return to Cairo for an evening at leisure.

Accommodation: Four Seasons Hotel Cairo | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 8: Cairo | Legendary Pharaohs & Bustling Souk

Visit the Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, explore the Khan el-Khalili Bazaar, and see the Mosque and Madrasa of Sultan Hassan.

Accommodation: Four Seasons Hotel Cairo | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 9: Cairo | Ancient Treasures

Drive to Sakkara to see the Step Pyramid of Djoser and explore Memphis, the ancient capital.

Accommodation: Four Seasons Hotel Cairo | Meals: Breakfast

Day 10: Depart Cairo

After breakfast, transfer to the airport for departure.

Meals: Breakfast

Included:

  • Ready-to-book private itinerary
  • Domestic flights
  • Sim card for use in Egypt
  • Visa upon arrival
  • Complimentary camel ride
  • Luxury hotel accommodations
  • Exclusive insider-access opportunities
  • English-speaking local guides
  • Private sightseeing
  • Airport meet and greet with private transfers
  • Full breakfast daily
  • Entrance fees and taxes
  • 24/7 on-call support
  • Private sightseeing tours in Cairo

Excluded:

  • International flights

Kindly note that the hotel rating in Egypt is not the same as in USA or Europe, so Luxury or Ultimate Luxury hotel options are always recommended as minimum in Egypt.

Four Seasons Hotel Cairo -Mena House Hotel

Sanctuary ‘Sun Boat ‘– Oberoi Cruises

All year roundHigh seasons
DBL or TRPL Room7895 $8495 $
Solo traveller10390 $11390 $

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  1. Comfortable Clothing: Wear comfortable clothing and footwear, especially for explorations in historical sites.
  2. Sun Protection: Bring sunscreen, sunglasses, and a hat, as the Egyptian sun can be intense.
  3. Hydration: Stay hydrated, especially during excursions in the desert or under the sun.
  4. Camera Gear: Don’t forget your camera to capture the breathtaking landscapes and historical wonders.
  5. Respect Local Customs: Respect local customs and traditions, particularly when visiting religious sites.
  6. Currency: Have local currency for small purchases and tips, though credit cards are widely accepted.
  7. Travel Insurance: Consider travel insurance for added peace of mind during your journey.

FAQs: Q: Is the tour suitable for all fitness levels? A: The tour involves some walking and exploration of historical sites, so a moderate level of fitness is recommended.

Q: Are meals included in the tour? A: Yes, daily breakfast, lunches, and dinners are included as specified in the itinerary.

Q: What is the dress code for religious sites? A: Modest clothing, covering shoulders and knees, is advised when visiting religious sites.

Q: Are there opportunities for shopping during the tour? A: Yes, the tour includes visits to markets like Khan el-Khalili Bazaar for shopping opportunities.

Q: Is Wi-Fi available during the Nile cruise? A: Yes, Wi-Fi is available on board Sanctuary ‘Sun Boat IV’– Oberoi Cruises, allowing you to stay connected during the cruise.