Days
11
Price from
4614USD
Luxury Oberoi Zahra Nile Cruise and Cairo map

Experience a luxurious tour of Egypt exploring all of the ancient wonders and the main attractions of Cairo, Luxor, and Aswan in this luxury 11-day tour.

Experience a luxurious tour of Egypt exploring all of the ancient wonders and the main attractions of Cairo, Luxor, and Aswan in this luxury 11-day tour. Spend 4 days in Four Seasons luxury Hotel in Cairo with tours to the Pyramids and the famous sights, then fly to Luxor to embark the luxury Oberoi Zahra Nile cruise for an unforgettable 8 days sailing between Luxor and Aswan and discovering the most charming sights in Luxor and Aswan.


Days
11
Schedule
Every Saturday and Sunday
Tour type
Private
Pickup Location
Cairo Airport
Physical rating
Destinations
Cairo / Luxor / Aswan / Cairo

Why you'll love this trip

  • Experience all the charm and history that Egypt has to offer with the most exclusive accommodations, personalized itineraries, and special services to make your trip perfect

  • Embark on a leisurely paced cruise on the Nile, the world’s longest river. Relax and enjoy seeing the monuments in a very peaceful way.

  • You’ll cover the highlights of Egypt, from millennia-old temples to the Aswan Dam, a feat of modern engineering.

  • Your private, Egyptologist guide provides undivided attention and an insider’s perspective of Upper Egypt.

  • The comprehensive tour allows you to skip the headache of arranging hotels, plane tickets, and lunch reservations.

  • Full Private tour. You can full customize the tour according to your full comfort and privacy

  • Accommodation, lunches, activities, and hotel pickup and drop-off are included.

  • Tour is suitable for all ages and all genders

Attractions highlight

Giza Pyramids Complex

The Egyptian Museum

Saqqara Step Pyramid

The Citadel Of Saladin

Valley of the Kings

Hatshepsut Temple

Karnak Temple

Luxor Temple

Itinerary

Upon arrival to Cairo Int. Airport, you will be met with our English-speaking representative who will help and assist you in all formalities and transfer to your hotel, overnight Cairo. 

Meals Included
  • No meals

Breakfast at your hotel, then move to start your blissful day kicking off at Memphis; the ancient capital of Old Egypt during the Old Kingdom. It was founded by King Menes. Proceed to the Step Pyramid at Sakkara which was designed by the architect Imhotep for his master King Zoser. Lunch at good quality local restaurant.

After that, move to visit the enchanting pyramids of Cheops, Chefren, and Mykerinus at Giza. Then proceed to visit the Great Sphinx, the head of a pharaoh with a lion's body, dates back to the time of Chephren.

The tour also includes a visit to the Valley Temple which belongs to the Pyramids of Chephren. Back to your hotel and Overnight in Cairo.

Meals Included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

Breakfast at the hotel and then you will be escorted by your private guide to visit the Egyptian Museum, where you will admire the splendid collection of Tutankhamun alongside many other fascinating artifacts.

Transfer to visit Salah El Din Citadel which was constructed by Salah El Din in 1183 AD to defend Cairo from the armies of Crusaders. After that visit Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque, the ruler of Egypt (1805-1849) who ruled Over 45 years.

Lunch will be served at a local restaurant. Continue driving to the area of Islamic Cairo, where you will be able to explore Khan El Khalili, Cairo’s old bazaar. Then we move on to Coptic Cairo to visit the Hanging Church, Ben Ezra Synagogue and back to hotel and overnight in Cairo.

Meals Included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

After breakfast, check out from your hotel in Cairo, then transfer to Cairo Airport for flight to Luxor. Embark on board a 05 star luxuriously Nile Cruise, Oberoi Zahra Nile Cruise, in Luxor for a relaxing week sailing the Nile on board.

After Lunch aboard the Oberoi Zahra Nile Cruise, enjoy excursion to visit the magnificent temple complex of Amon-Ra at Karnak, with its vast hypostyle hall of 137 columns, followed by a visit to Luxor Museum. Overnight moored on the banks of the Nile in Luxor.

Meals Included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

After breakfast, enjoy an excursion to the West Bank to visit the burial places of the Pharaohs; the Valley of the Kings, where Howard Carter discovered the tomb of Tutankhamen` in 1922. Continue to the temple of Medinet Habu and the Colossi of Memnon.

Back to the Oberoi Zahra Nile Cruise and sail on the way to Qena (noon time) to visit the Temple of Dendera, dedicated to Hathor, Goddess. Overnight in Qena.

Meals Included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Breakfast on board your Oberoi Zahra Nile Cruise whilst sailing to Luxor. Leave your boat to visit Valley of the Noble’s tombs, Dier El Madina. Continue to the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, which was built by the architects of the New Kingdom Pharaoh Hatshepsut approximately in the 15th century BC.

Move to the East Bank to visit the impressive Luxor Temple. Dinner and overnight on board Oberoi Zahra Nile Cruise.

Meals Included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

After breakfast on Nile Cruise, visit the well-preserved Ptolemaic Temple dedicated to Horus at Edfu. Dinner and overnight on board your Oberoi Zahra Nile Cruise in Edfu.

Meals Included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Sail to Aswan with breakfast on board your Nile cruise, then enjoy a day’s sightseeing in Aswan. visit the Aswan High Dam (completed in 1971); the Old Dam (completed in 1902).

Move also to visit the Philae Temple, dedicated to the goddess Isis, a structure rescued from the rising waters of Lake Nasser at the time of the High Dam's construction. Back to the Oberoi Zahra Nile Cruise and overnight in Aswan.

Meals Included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Breakfast on Nile Cruise whilst sailing to Kom Ombo to see the unique Temple of Sobek, dedicated to Sobek the crocodile god, and Horus the falcon-headed god. Lunch on board. Continue sailing to Aswan. Dinner and overnight on board your deluxe Nile Cruise. 

Meals Included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Breakfast on board the Oberoi Zahra Nile Cruise with free time in Aswan, or you can take our recommended optional tour to one of Egypt's top tourist attractions, Abu Simbel temple, which were originally carved out of the mountainside during the reign of Pharaoh Ramesses II in the 13th century BC, as a lasting monument to himself and his queen Nefertari. Dinner and overnight on board your Nile Cruise

Meals Included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Breakfast on board with free time. Disembark your Oberoi Zahra Nile Cruise, then you will be transferred to Aswan Airport for flight to Cairo airport to connect with your flight back home.

Meals Included
  • Breakfast

Meals

10 breakfasts, 9 lunches, 7 dinners

Transport

  • Luxury Cruise Boat
  • Plane
  • Private Air-Conditioned Vehicle
  • Horse carriage at Edfu
  • Taftaf at Valley of the Kings
  • Motor Boat to Philae island

Accommodation

  • 5* Luxury hotel in Cairo for 3 nights
  • 5* Luxury Zahra Nile Cruise for 7 nights

Included

  • Meet and greet service by our representatives at airports 
  • Assistance of our guest relations during your stay 
  • Entry Visa for Egypt provide upon arrival Cairo Airport 
  • All airport transfer by private air-conditioned deluxe vehicle with Free WIFI
  • Domestic flight Cairo/Luxor – Aswan/Cairo 
  • All sightseeing tours in Cairo - privately guided tours
  • All sightseeing tours on the cruise sharing cruise group 
  • All sightseeing tours in Cairo, Luxor and Aswan as mentioned in the itinerary 
  • Entrance fees to all sites as indicated on the itinerary
  • Knowledgeable English-speaking tour guide during your tours
  • Bottled water during your tours and transfers
  • Free WiFi service at hotel, Nile cruise and abroad vehicle 
  • All service charges and applicable taxes included

Excluded

  • International Airfare 
  • Any optional tours
  • Personal spending
  • Tipping Kitty

Prices:

May to Sep:

Per Person in Triple Room

$ 4614

Per Person in Double Room

$ 4708

Per Person in Single Room

$ 7239

Oct to April:

Per Person in Triple Room

$ 5564

Per Person in Double Room

$ 5658

Per Person in Single Room

$8699

Important notes

Prices
Price quotes are in US dollars per person per trip and are valid until September 30th, 2020, except during Christmas, New Year’s, and Easter holidays.

Oberoi Cancellation Policy

 The full amount of the cruise will be charged if cancellation is received less than 30 days prior to check-in date. 50% of the whole cruise amount will be charged if cancellation is received 60 to 31 days prior to check-in date.15 % of the whole cruise amount will be charged if cancellation is received after your confirmation.

Children Policy

Children under the age of seven (7) are not eligible for this tour.

Children must occupy a separate cabin, which will be charged at the normal rate.

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