11 Days Trip to Egypt Package Cairo, Nile Cruise & Sharm El Sheikh by Train

Discover the best of Egypt on this 11-day tour, featuring Cairo, a Nile River cruise, and the coastal town of Sharm El Sheikh. Travel by train through the heart of Egypt, marvel at the ancient wonders of the Pyramids and Sphinx, cruise along the Nile and explore the temples of Luxor and Karnak. Relax on the beautiful beaches of Sharm El Sheikh and swim in the crystal-clear waters of the Red Sea. Book now and experience the trip of a lifetime.


This 11-day tour of Cairo, Nile Cruise & Sharm El Sheikh by train is designed to showcase the best of Egypt, from its ancient history to its stunning natural beauty. You’ll explore the vibrant city of Cairo, cruise along the Nile River and relax in the beautiful beach resort town of Sharm El Sheikh. With comfortable train travel, luxurious accommodation, and expert guides, this tour is the perfect way to experience the magic of Egypt.


  • Visit the Pyramids and Sphinx in Giza
  • Explore the Egyptian Museum and Khan El Khalili Bazaar in Cairo
  • Cruise the Nile River and visit the temples of Luxor and Karnak
  • Relax on the beaches of Sharm El Sheikh
  • Swim in the crystal-clear waters of the Red Sea
  • Travel by train through the heart of Egypt
  • Experience the local culture and traditions


  • Comfortable train travel through Egypt
  • Expert local guides to showcase the best of Egypt
  • Luxurious accommodation in Cairo and on the Nile cruise
  • Relaxing beach resort experience in Sharm El Sheikh
  • All-inclusive tour package with meals, transport, and entrance fees included


Day 1: Arrival in Cairo Arrive in Cairo and transfer to your hotel for check-in. Spend the rest of the day at leisure, exploring the local area or relaxing at the hotel.

Day 2: Pyramids and Sphinx Tour Visit the Pyramids and Sphinx in Giza, some of the most iconic landmarks in Egypt. Explore the ancient structures and learn about their history and significance. Afterward, visit a nearby perfume factory and papyrus institute before returning to your hotel in Cairo.

Day 3: Cairo City Tour Visit the Egyptian Museum, home to an extensive collection of ancient artifacts and treasures, including the famous King Tutankhamun’s mask. Afterwards, head to the Khan El Khalili Bazaar, a vibrant and bustling marketplace full of local products and souvenirs. Return to your hotel in the afternoon.

Day 4: Train to Luxor Transfer to the train station for your journey to Luxor, the starting point of your Nile River cruise. Upon arrival, transfer to your cruise ship and enjoy dinner on board.

Day 5: Luxor and Karnak Temples Explore the Luxor Temple, an ancient temple complex dedicated to the god Amun. Afterwards, visit the Karnak Temple, one of the largest temple complexes in the world and a UNESCO World Heritage site. Return to your cruise ship for dinner and evening entertainment.

Day 6: Nile River Cruise Spend the day cruising the Nile River, taking in the stunning scenery and enjoying the onboard amenities. Optional activities include a visit to the Temple of Edfu or a hot air balloon ride over the Nile River.

Day 7: Kom Ombo and Aswan Visit the Temple of Kom Ombo, a unique temple dedicated to two gods, Sobek and Horus. Afterward, continue to Aswan and visit the Philae Temple, located on an island in the Nile River. Return to your cruise ship for dinner and evening entertainment.

Day 8: Aswan and Nile Cruise Disembark

Spend the morning at leisure on the cruise ship, then disembark in Aswan. Visit the High Dam, a modern engineering marvel, and the Unfinished Obelisk, an ancient monument that was never completed. Transfer to your hotel in Aswan and enjoy the rest of the day at leisure.

Day 9: Flight to Sharm El Sheikh Transfer to the airport for your flight to Sharm El Sheikh, a beautiful beach resort town on the Red Sea. Check-in to your hotel and spend the rest of the day at leisure, enjoying the stunning beaches and crystal-clear waters.

Day 10: Sharm El Sheikh Beach Day Spend the day at leisure, relaxing on the beach or enjoying water activities such as snorkeling or scuba diving. Optional activities include a visit to Ras Mohammed National Park or a quad biking tour of the surrounding desert.

Day 11: Departure from Sharm El Sheikh Transfer to the airport for your departure flight, marking the end of your 11-day Cairo, Nile Cruise & Sharm El Sheikh tour by train.


  • Accommodation in 4- or 5-star hotels in Cairo, Luxor, Aswan, and Sharm El Sheikh
  • Nile River cruise on a 5-star luxury ship with full board and shore excursions included
  • All transfers and transportation within Egypt by private air-conditioned vehicles
  • Train tickets from Cairo to Luxor in first-class seating
  • Domestic flight from Aswan to Sharm El Sheikh
  • Expert local English-speaking guides for all tours and excursions
  • All entrance fees to historical sites and attractions as per the itinerary
  • Meals as indicated in the itinerary


  • International flights to and from Egypt
  • Entry visa to Egypt
  • Optional tours and activities not included in the itinerary
  • Personal expenses such as drinks, laundry, and souvenirs
  • Gratuities for guides, drivers, and hotel staff


Accommodation Plan (A) 5 stars:

Cairo:Le Méridien – Steigenberger Pyramids- Ramses Hilton- Helnan – Barcelo Pyramids- Pyramisa

Luxor: Steigenberger Nile. 

Nile cruises: MS Emilio, MS Radamis, MS Princess, MS Sara

3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars
Price per person in DBL or TRPL Room1520 $1550 $1610 $
Solo traveler2430 $2470 $2555 $
Christmas & Easter – DBL or TRPL Room1950 $1985 $2050 $
Christmas & Easter – Solo Traveler2960 $3005 $3095 $
Accommodation Plan (B) Luxury:

Cairo: Kempinski – Fairmont Cairo – Hilton Curnrad -Marriott Sheraton- Hilton Golf pyramids

Luxor: Hilton – Sonesta St. George.

Nile Cruises: MS Amwaj Nile Cruise, MS Nile Premium, MS Bule shadow, MS Jaz Jubilee, Crown Emperor, Steigenberger.

All year roundChristmas and Easter
Price per person in dbl room2950 $3490 $
Solo traveller4160 $4360 $
Ultimate Luxury:

Cairo: Four Seasons -Marriott Mena House – Kempinski Nile Deluxe – Fairmont Nile Premium – Hyatt Regency

Luxor: Sofitel Winter Palace.

Nile cruises: Sanctuary Sun Boat – Oberoi Cruises – Movenpick Royal Cruises – Sonesta Cruises – Le Fayan – Ms Farah -MS Acamar 

All year roundChristmas and Easter
Price per person in dbl room4280 $5130 $
Solo traveller6000 $6500 $

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  • Wear comfortable and light clothing, as Egypt can be hot and humid, especially in the summer months.
  • Bring sunscreen, sunglasses, and a hat to protect yourself from the sun.
  • Respect local customs and traditions, particularly when visiting religious sites.
  • Stay hydrated by drinking plenty of water and avoid tap water, which is not safe for drinking.
  • Bargain when shopping at local markets, but do so respectfully.
  • Tipping is expected in Egypt, particularly for guides, drivers, and hotel staff. Plan to tip around 10-15% of the total cost of the service provided.

Trip Notes:

  • The Nile River cruise itinerary is subject to change depending on water levels and other operational factors.
  • The train journey from Cairo to Luxor takes approximately 10 hours and includes meals and refreshments.
  • The flight from Aswan to Sharm El Sheikh takes approximately 2 hours.
  • The beaches in Sharm El Sheikh are open year-round, but water activities may be affected by weather conditions.


Q: What is the best time of year to visit Egypt? A: The best time to visit Egypt is from October to April, when temperatures are cooler and more comfortable for outdoor activities.

Q: Do I need a visa to enter Egypt? A: Yes, all visitors to Egypt need a visa. This can be obtained upon arrival at the airport or online prior to travel.

Q: Are there any dress codes or restrictions for visiting religious sites in Egypt? A: Yes, visitors should dress modestly and cover their shoulders and knees when visiting religious sites. Additionally, shoes must be removed before entering mosques and other religious buildings.

Q: Is it safe to travel to Egypt? A: Egypt is generally safe for tourists, but visitors should exercise caution and be aware of their surroundings. It is recommended to avoid traveling alone at night and to stay in well-lit areas. Additionally, it is advisable to avoid political gatherings and demonstrations.

Q: What is the currency in Egypt and where can I exchange money? A: The currency in Egypt is the Egyptian pound (EGP). Money can be exchanged at banks, exchange bureaus, and some hotels. ATMs are also widely available in major cities and tourist areas.

Q: Can the tour be customized to suit my needs? A: Yes, we offer customizations to our tours to accommodate the needs and preferences of our clients. Contact us to discuss your requirements and we will work with you to create a personalized itinerary.

Q: Is travel insurance included in the tour package? A: No, travel insurance is not included in the tour package. We highly recommend that all travelers obtain comprehensive travel insurance prior to departure.