8 days Tour Package – Cairo, Luxor, Aswan and Abu Simbel – a trip for lovers of antiquities

Explore the ancient wonders of Egypt on this 8-day tour designed for archaeology lovers. From the majestic Pyramids of Giza to the stunning temples of Luxor and Aswan, and the incredible Abu Simbel temples, this tour offers an unforgettable journey through Egypt’s rich history and culture.


This 8-day tour takes you on a journey through some of the most incredible archaeological sites in Egypt. You’ll start in Cairo, where you’ll visit the Pyramids of Giza and the Egyptian Museum. Then, you’ll fly to Luxor to explore the Valley of the Kings, Karnak Temple, and Luxor Temple. Next, you’ll sail down the Nile to Aswan, where you’ll visit the Temple of Philae and the Unfinished Obelisk. Finally, you’ll travel to Abu Simbel to see the magnificent temples built by Ramses II. With expert guides and luxury accommodations, this tour is perfect for anyone interested in the history and culture of ancient Egypt.


  • Explore the Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx
  • Visit the Egyptian Museum and see the treasures of King Tutankhamun
  • Discover the Valley of the Kings, the Karnak Temple, and the Luxor Temple
  • Sail down the Nile River and visit the Temple of Philae and the Unfinished Obelisk in Aswan
  • Marvel at the incredible Abu Simbel temples, built by Ramses II
  • Stay in luxury hotels and enjoy a Nile River cruise


  • Expert tour guides provide a wealth of knowledge about ancient Egypt
  • Luxury accommodations and transportation throughout the tour
  • Admission fees to all tour sites and attractions included in the price
  • Daily breakfast, some lunches and dinners included
  • Private transportation for the entire tour


Day 1: Arrival in Cairo

  • Meet and greet at the airport
  • Transfer to your hotel
  • Enjoy an evening at leisure

Day 2: Pyramids of Giza and Egyptian Museum

  • Visit the Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx
  • Explore the Egyptian Museum and see the treasures of King Tutankhamun
  • Return to your hotel for the evening

Day 3: Flight to Luxor and East Bank Tour

  • Fly to Luxor
  • Visit the Karnak Temple and Luxor Temple on the East Bank
  • Transfer to your Nile River cruise ship for check-in and lunch
  • Enjoy an evening on board the cruise ship

Day 4: West Bank Tour

  • Visit the Valley of the Kings and the Temple of Hatshepsut on the West Bank
  • Return to the cruise ship for lunch and sail to Edfu
  • Enjoy dinner and entertainment on board the cruise ship

Day 5: Edfu and Kom Ombo Temples

  • Visit the Temple of Edfu, dedicated to the god Horus
  • Sail to Kom Ombo and visit the Temple of Kom Ombo, dedicated to the gods Sobek and Haroeris
  • Return to the cruise ship for dinner and entertainment

Day 6: Aswan Tour

  • Visit the Temple of Philae, dedicated to the goddess Isis
  • See the Unfinished Obelisk, which was abandoned in the quarry when a crack appeared
  • Return to the cruise ship for dinner and entertainment

Day 7: Abu Simbel Temples

  • Transfer to Abu Simbel by private car or flight (depending on your preference)
  • Visit the incredible Abu Simbel temples, built by Ramses II
  • Return to Aswan for the evening

Day 8: Departure from Aswan

  • Enjoy breakfast on the cruise ship
  • Check out from the cruise ship and transfer to the airport for your departure flight


  • Airport transfers
  • Transportation throughout the tour in private, air-conditioned vehicles
  • Professional, English-speaking tour guide
  • Admission fees to all tour sites and attractions
  • Nile River cruise ship accommodations with daily breakfast, some lunches, and dinners included
  • Domestic flights from Cairo to Luxor and Abu Simbel (or private car transfer)


  • International airfare
  • Entry visa to Egypt
  • Gratuities for tour guide and driver
  • Additional meals and drinks not included in the itinerary
  • Optional tours and activities
  • Travel insurance

Pricing Information:

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 $1580 $1660 $
Solo traveler2400 $2500 $2600 $
Christmas & Easter – DBL or TRPL Room2000 $2040 $2100 $
Christmas & Easter – Solo Traveler2850 $2950 $3050 $
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 room2350 $2790 $
Solo traveller3350 $3950 $
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 room3550 $4000 $
Solo traveller5100 $5600 $

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  • Wear comfortable clothing and shoes for walking and exploring archaeological sites.
  • Respect local customs and traditions, especially when visiting mosques or temples.
  • Drink plenty of water and stay hydrated, especially during the hot summer months.
  • Be prepared for security checks and screenings when visiting certain sites.
  • Consider purchasing travel insurance before your trip to protect against unexpected cancellations or emergencies.

Trip Notes:

  • The order of the itinerary may be subject to change depending on flight availability and other factors.
  • The tour is designed to be accessible to most travelers, but some sites may require climbing stairs or walking on uneven terrain.
  • The tour includes a Nile River cruise ship, which offers comfortable accommodations and amenities. Cabin upgrades may be available upon request.
  • The tour offers the option to customize the pickup time and other aspects of the itinerary to suit the needs of individual travelers.


Q: Is it safe to travel to Egypt? A: Egypt is generally considered safe for travelers, but it is always important to exercise caution and follow local guidelines and instructions.

Q: Can I bring a camera to the archaeological sites? A: Yes, cameras are allowed at most archaeological sites, but flash photography is not permitted in some areas.

Q: What is the dress code for visiting mosques and temples? A: Visitors are required to dress modestly and cover their shoulders and knees when visiting mosques and temples. Women are also required to cover their hair.

Q: Is the tour suitable for children? A: The tour is designed for adult travelers, but children over the age of 12 may be able to join the tour with parental supervision.