DAY 1: CAIRO
Upon your arrival at Cairo Airport , our representative will be waiting to assist you through airport formalities and escort you to the hotel in Cairo to spend one night.
DAY 2: CAIRO/ASWAN
Check out following the breakfast. Depart for a full day city tour of Cairo . Visit the famous Egyptian Museum . After discovering the pyramids of Giza and the famous Sphinx, you will visit the Citadel and Mohamed Ali Mosque. Your tour will end with a visit to Khan El Khalili, the oldest bazaar in Cairo , where you can shop for souvenirs. After a full day in Cairo , you will be escorted to the Cairo Railway Station to board the sleeper train to Aswan . Dinner and overnight on board.
DAY 3: ASWAN
Morning arrival at the Aswan Train Station, where you will be met by our representative for transfer to your Nile cruiser, which will be your home for the next three nights. Check in. Embarkation and check in before lunch on board. In the afternoon, you will visit the High Dam, unfinished obelisk, and beautiful Temple of Philae . Dinner and overnight on board.
DAY 4: KOM OMBO/EDFU
Early morning sail to Kom Ombo. In Kom Ombo, visit the temples of Sobek and Horus. Lunch on board. Relax and admire the beautiful scenery along the Nile while sailing to Edfu. In Edfu, take a tour by horse-drawn carriage to visit the Temple of Horus . Back on board and sail to Luxor . Dinner and overnight on board.
DAY 5: LUXOR
Following breakfast on board; depart for visits to the sites on the West Bank, including the Colossi of Memnon, Temple of Queen Hatchepsut , and three tombs in the Valley of the Kings . Lunch on board. Spend the afternoon visiting the Karnak and Luxor Temples on the East Bank. Dinner and overnight on board in Luxor .