9 Days Egypt Cheap Tour to Cairo, Nile Cruise & Alexandria From USA

Discover the ancient wonders of Egypt on a 9-day budget-friendly tour to Cairo, Nile Cruise & Alexandria from the USA. Explore the vibrant capital city of Cairo, sail along the majestic Nile River, and visit the historical city of Alexandria, all while staying within your budget. Book now and enjoy a memorable and affordable trip to Egypt!


This budget-friendly 9-day tour takes you on a journey to the heart of Egypt. From the bustling city of Cairo to the tranquil Nile River and the ancient city of Alexandria, you will experience the best of Egypt without breaking the bank. Enjoy guided tours of historical landmarks, cruise along the Nile River, and discover the vibrant culture and cuisine of Egypt.

Highlights :

  • Explore the Great Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx
  • Discover the treasures of the Egyptian Museum in Cairo
  • Sail along the Nile River on a traditional felucca boat
  • Visit the temples of Karnak and Luxor
  • Experience the beauty of the Valley of the Kings
  • Discover the ancient city of Alexandria and its historical landmarks
  • Enjoy delicious Egyptian cuisine and experience the local culture


  • Budget-friendly tour with affordable pricing
  • Experienced English-speaking tour guide
  • Comfortable transportation throughout the tour
  • Accommodation in 3-star hotels and Nile Cruise ships
  • All entrance fees to attractions included in the tour price


Day 1: Arrival in Cairo Arrive in Cairo and transfer to your hotel for check-in. Enjoy free time to rest or explore the city on your own.

Day 2: Cairo Sightseeing After breakfast, visit the Great Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx, followed by a visit to the Egyptian Museum. In the evening, board an overnight train to Aswan.

Day 3: Aswan Sightseeing Upon arrival in Aswan, visit the High Dam and the Philae Temple, dedicated to the goddess Isis. Enjoy free time to explore the city on your own.

Day 4: Nile River Cruise – Kom Ombo & Edfu Temples Embark on a Nile River cruise and visit the temples of Kom Ombo and Edfu.

Day 5: Nile River Cruise – Luxor Sightseeing Visit the temples of Karnak and Luxor, as well as the Valley of the Kings and the Temple of Hatshepsut on the West Bank of the Nile.

Day 6: Nile River Cruise – Luxor Sightseeing Enjoy another day in Luxor, visiting the Luxor Temple and the Colossi of Memnon.

Day 7: Alexandria Sightseeing Disembark from the Nile River cruise and transfer to Alexandria. Visit the Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa, Pompey’s Pillar, and the Alexandria Library.

Day 8: Alexandria Sightseeing Explore the Qaitbay Citadel, Montazah Palace, and enjoy free time to explore the city on your own.

Day 9: Departure Transfer to Cairo airport for departure.


  • Airport transfers
  • Accommodation in 3-star hotels and Nile Cruise ships
  • Meals as indicated in the itinerary
  • English-speaking tour guide
  • All transportation and transfers as per the itinerary
  • Entrance fees to all attractions mentioned in the itinerary


  • International airfare
  • Visa fees and travel insurance
  • Optional tours and activities not specified in the itinerary
  • Personal expenses such as souvenirs, laundry, and drinks
  • Tips for guides and drivers

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 Room1405 $1430 $1580 $
Solo traveler2255 $2290 $2360 $
Christmas & Easter – DBL or TRPL Room1785 $1815 $2030 $
Christmas & Easter – Solo Traveler2730 $2770 $2845 $
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 room2460 $3130 $
Solo traveller3620 $4220 $
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 room3660 $4110 $
Solo traveller5100 $5600 $

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  • Pack comfortable shoes for walking tours and temple visits.
  • Dress modestly, covering your shoulders and knees, especially when visiting religious sites.
  • Bring sunscreen, a hat, and sunglasses for protection from the sun.
  • Carry bottled water with you at all times to stay hydrated.
  • Be prepared to negotiate prices when shopping at local markets.
  • Respect the local culture and customs, including the call to prayer.
  • Purchase travel insurance to cover any unforeseen circumstances.

Trip Notes:

  • This tour involves moderate walking and may not be suitable for those with mobility issues.
  • The overnight train from Cairo to Aswan is a shared, non-private cabin with a private toilet.
  • The Nile River cruise ships are comfortable but do not offer luxurious amenities.
  • The order of the itinerary may change based on the availability of attractions and Nile River cruise ships.
  • The tour may be customized to suit the needs and preferences of the travelers.


What is the best time of year to visit Egypt? The best time to visit Egypt is from October to April when the weather is mild and pleasant.

Is it safe to travel to Egypt? Yes, Egypt is generally safe for tourists, but it’s always recommended to stay aware of your surroundings and take precautions.

Can I extend my stay in Egypt? Yes, we can arrange for a customized itinerary to extend your stay in Egypt or combine this tour with other destinations.

What is the dress code for visiting Egypt? It’s recommended to dress modestly, covering your shoulders and knees, especially when visiting religious sites.