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Air-conditioned mini bus
hotel Cairo, 4 nights oasis, 4 nights Dahabiya, 1 night sleeper train
and 2 nights Luxor
13 breakfasts, 8 lunches and
as mentioned in the program
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Sail the Nile aboard a traditional 1920s style Dahabiya.
Dahabiya combines the comforts of
the finest Nile cruisers with the gentler pace and intimate
atmosphere of a Nile felucca. Luxor 1night, Dahabeya Nile cruise
4 nights and Aswan 1 nigh
Itinerary in details
Day 1: Cairo
Arrival at Cairo airport, assistance during entry visa
formalities. Transfer and overnight in the hotel in Cairo
Day 2: Visit of Cairo
After breakfast, the program starts with the worldwide known
Egyptian Museum, with its great collection of works of art.
Here, the Tut-anch-Amun Tomb treasure must also be visited. In
these rooms, one is literally submerged in the gloss of old
The visit leads us then towards the Islamic part of Cairo. The
Citadel with its alabaster Mosque control in an impressive way
the profile of the city. Night in the hotel in Cairo.
Day 3: Cairo - Oasis Bahariya
After the breakfast, we leave in the direction of the desert
towards the Bahariya oasis, also known as the Golden Mommies
Valley. Numerous sources of water make of the oasis a green
island in a sea of sand. We thus discover the sources of hot
water, the palm tree alleys and of course the exhibition of the
famous Golden Mommies. Dinner and overnight in the hotel in
Day 4: Bahariya Oasis - White Desert
On the road towards the Farafra oasis, we discover the Black
Desert (according to the black basalt rock) and the Crystal
Mountain. In our exploration of the White Desert we admire
innumerable limestone formation shaped by the wind. Overnight in
tents in the desert.
Day 5: White desert - Farafra - Dakhla Oasis
In the morning, visit of the native museum and then we proceed
towards the most beautiful oasis of the Western Desert, Dakhla
Oasis. Here we will visit El Qasr and Deir El Hajar, the
‘Monastery of stones’, a temple dated from the Roman emperors
and later occupied by Christian monks. Overnight in a hotel in
Day 6: Dakhla Oasis – Kharga Oasis
Today our trip leads us to the ‘Valley of the Pyramids’ and
Kharga Oasis, with an important historical and cultural past. We
will visit the Temple of Hibis, the Temple of Nadura and the
Museum of Kharga. Overnight in a hotel in Kharga.
Day 7: Kharga Oasis - Luxor
Our journey continues today through the desert in direction to
the Nile. In the afternoon we arrive in Luxor. visit of Karnak
and Luxor temple Overnight in the hotel in Luxor.
Day 8: Luxor
After breakfast we will visit the West bank (Valley of the
kings, Hatshepsut temple, and Colossi of Memnon) Overnight in
Day 9: Luxor - Esna
After breakfast, departure to Esna and then beginning of the
navigation in direction of El Hegz. Night on board.
Day 10: Esna - Edfu - Fawaza Island
Navigation to El Kab. Visits: Temples of Hathor and Horus, the
village and the "Belgian house", jewel of Arab architecture.
Lunch on board during navigation to Edfu. Visit of the Temple of
Edfu, dedicated to Horus. Barbecue on Island of Fawaza. Night on
Day 11: Fawaza Island - Djebel Silsileh - Maniha Island
Navigation to Farès. Visit of the gardens and barbecue dinner on
the Maniha Island. Night on board.
Day 12: Maniha Island- Kom ombo
Navigation to Kom Ombo where you will visit the market and the
Temple of Sobek. Evening on the Cobania Island. Night on board.
Day 13: Kom Ombo - Aswan - Cairo
Navigation to Aswan. In the afternoon, pleasant walk by felucca
around the Elephantine Island. In the evening, light and sound
show at Philae Temple (optional). Transfer to Aswan train
station and return by sleeping train to Cairo. Dining and
overnight on board the train.
Day 14: Departure from Cairo
Transfer to the airport in Cairo and return flight.
No of guests
from 1-6 to 15-9
from 16-9 to 30-5
1295 Euro per person
1395 Euro per person
- 02 Nights in Cairo at Cairo 5*Hotel Based on bed and
- 01 Night in Bahariya at Bahariya Hotel Based on full
- 01 Night in White Desert at White Desert camp Based on
full board basis.
- 01 Night in Dakhla at Dakhla Hotel Based on full board basis.
- 01 Night in Kharga at Kharga Hotel Based on full board basis.
- 01 Night in Sleeper train first class Aswan Cairo Based on half board basis.
- 02 Nights in Luxor at Luxor 5*Hotel Based on bed and
- 04 nights accommodation in Dahabiya cruise on full board
- All the transfers (private, air-conditioned minibus,
- English speaking guide
- Entry fees for the sites
- Any lunch, dinner, snacks, mineral water etc. unless
mentioned in the itinerary.
- Tips, gratuities.
- Laundry, telephone calls, table drinks or any
other expenses of personal nature.