Allover Egypt will take you in this mesmerizing Private tour package for 9 days covering 7 cities full of exciting sightseeing and activities, Discover the magical essence of the Great history of Egypt that goes back to thousands of years
- The Giza pyramids complex,
- The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization
- Alexandria tour
- Luxor East & West bank
- Edfu & Kom Ombo Temples
- Aswan tour
Your Allover Egypt tour guide will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo. Start your full-day tour with The Giza pyramids complex, also called the Giza necropolis, The Giza Pyramids, built to endure an eternity, have done just that. Then proceed to visit the Great Sphinx of Giza and Khafre’s Valley Temple,
The second part of your tour will be The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization, The NMEC is the first of its kind in Egypt and the Arab world. It presents the full range of the richness and diversity of Egyptian civilization throughout the ages, from prehistoric times to the present day by focusing on its continuity and stability as demonstrated by its tangible and intangible heritage. The museum’s exceptional collection includes the royal mummies, which are exhibited in a new interactive display using 21st-century cutting-edge technology to go beneath the wrappings and reveal their secrets, in addition to shedding light on the rituals and religious beliefs surrounding mummification in ancient Egypt.
Considered the crown jewel of the museum, the Royal Mummies’ Hall is specially designed to display the mummies of the ancient Kings and Queens of Egypt. The design aims to give the visitor the feeling of strolling down the Valley of The Kings, where most of these mummies were originally resting. The hall includes 20 Royal mummies,18 Kings, and 2 Queens, from the 17th until the 20th dynasty. The most famous mummies are Hatshepsut (Maatkare), Thutmose Ill (Menkheperre), Seqenenre Taa 11.
You will see one of the most important and largest antiquities museums in the world, and it is the first museum to be dedicated to the entirety of Egyptian civilization where more than 50,000 artifacts will relate the stages of the development of civilization from the earliest times to the modern era. Then drive back to your hotel.
Breakfast. Our tour guide will pick you up from your hotel to start your tour to Alexandria. Start the tour with the library of Alexandria; the biggest library in the world – now with 8 million books. Visit its open court and free museums.
Note: Alexandria Library is closed on Fridays and on every public holiday. To enter the reading area, you will need to purchase an extra ticket.
Then visit the Site of the Lighthouse; one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World on which now stands the castle of Qaitbey. Visit the royal gardens of King Farouk (the last king in the history of Egypt) and see the royal palaces of Haramlek and Salamlek as well as the royal beaches of the queens. Continue your tour by visiting the prettiest and biggest mosque in the city: the Abbo Elabbas Mosque, as well as the memorial of the Unknown Soldier of Alexandria and the statue of Alexander the Great.
You can then stop for optional lunch before visiting the church of St. Mark – the oldest church in Africa before driving along the Cornish (30 km) to see the whole city of Alexandria from the seaside which includes the old harbor of Alexandria where we found 7000 monuments underwater. Stop over the famous bridge of Stanley – the modern landmark of modern Alexandria, before visiting the old downtown of Alexandria and walking through the old city-center of Alexandria: built by Alexander the great. Travel in comfort back to your hotel.
Overnight in Cairo.
Breakfast, then you will be transferred to Cairo international airport to take your flight to Luxor.
Our Allover Egypt tour guide will meet you up at Luxor international airport/hotel, start your tour by visiting the Luxor temple which was built by one of the kings of the 12th dynasty and completed by the well know king Ramses II. This temple was located in the heart of ancient Thebes and, like Karnak, was dedicated to the main/chief god Amun Re. Later on, head out to Karnak Temples Complex, this temple was built by various Pharaohs during different ages. You will see the Avenue of Sphinxes of the Hypostyle Hall, the Obelisks of Queen Hatshepsut and Tuthmosis the temple of Amon adorned with lotus and papyrus designs, the Granite Scarabeus of Amenophis III , and the Sacred Lake. Return back to your cruise for embarkation, Enjoy your lunch and entertainment on board, Then, enjoy a warm and hand-crafted dinner.
Overnight aboard the cruise.
Breakfast on board, Today’s route is west, start your tour visiting the Fascinating valley of the kings which includes more than 63 majestic tombs and chambers of some well-known Ancient Egyptian Pharaohs, Then, head out to The amazing Temple of Queen Hatshepsut widely considered one of the “incomparable monuments of ancient Egypt” located beneath the cliffs at Deir el Bahari. The Colossi of Memnon are two massive stone statues of Pharaoh Amenhotep III, back to the Nile cruise to have your lunch. Sail to Edfu, Relax the rest of the day and take advantage of the amazing facilities of your cruise; enjoy some afternoon tea, End the day with an appetizing dinner on board.
Overnight aboard the cruise.
Enjoy breakfast on board your cruise. Upon arrival, head out and visit Edfu Temple, one of the best-preserved temples of the Greco-Roman era, that of Horus at Edfu. Enjoy a magnificent experience as you take a horse-drawn carriage ride back and forth to the temple and marvel at Upper Egypt’s local life. Pass through the slow-paced, rural life of the local farmers and fishermen. Immerse yourself in the breathtaking lush, fertile landscapes dotted with banana and date palm trees. After your visit, head back to your cruise and start sailing to your second stop of the day, Kom Ombo. Visit Kom Ombo temple with its two identical entrances, hypostyle halls, and sanctuaries. After your visit, head back to your cruise where you will enjoy your lunch while sailing to Aswan. As the day comes to an end, enjoy a warm, delicious dinner surrounded by the calm, serene water of the Nile River.
Overnight aboard your cruise.
Have your breakfast on board as you sail to the colorful city of Aswan. Upon arrival, head out and enjoy visiting the infamous High Dam and then head to the Temple of Philae, devoted to the two goddesses Isis and Hathor. After your visits, you will head back to your cruise and enjoy your lunch in the middle of the Nile surrounded by its beautiful waters.
At the end of the day have your dinner.
Overnight aboard the cruise.
After breakfast, disembark your cruise and get transferred to Aswan Airport to take your flight back to Cairo.
(Optional Visit to Abu Simbel)
driver to visit the two Temples of Abu Simbel, with their unique style, which are considered to be the masterpieces of ancient Egypt. They reflect the glory and grandeur of the new Kingdom. The Egyptian government and UNESCO decided to cooperate in order to save these temples from the flood. The Temple of Ramses II was dedicated to the four universal gods Ptah, Re-Her-Akhtey, Amun-Re, and to Ramses II himself. The great Abu Simbel temple is also called The Sun Temple of Ramses II. The Temple of Queen Nefertari is also Called the Temple of Hathor who was the wife of the Sun God so in a symbolic way, the two Temples, that of Ramses II, and that of Nefertari, bring Ramesses II, Nefertari, Hathor, and the Sun God together as one.
|– Choose your Accommodation plan
|Standard Package for Easter or Christmas
|Luxury Package for Easter or Christmas
|Diamond Package on Easter or Christmas
- Accommodation Plan (A) 5*: standard package
Cairo:Le Méridien – Steigenberger Pyramids- Ramses Hilton- Helnan – Barcelo Pyramids- Pyramisa
Nile cruises: MS Emilio, MS Radamis, MS Princess, MS Sara
- Accommodation Plan (B): Luxury package
Cairo: Kempinski – Fairmont Cairo – Hilton Conrad Cairo -Marriott Sheraton- Hilton Golf pyramids
Nile Cruises: MS Amwaj Nile Cruise, MS Nile Premium, MS Bule shadow, MS Jaz Jubilee, Crown Emperor, Steigenberger.
- Accommodation plan (C): Diamond luxury
Cairo: Four Seasons -Marriott Mena House – Kempinski Nile Deluxe – Fairmont Nile Premium – Hyatt Regency
Nile cruises: Sanctuary Sun Boat – Oberoi Cruises – Movenpick Royal Cruises – Sonesta Cruises – Le Fayan – Ms Farah -MS Acamar
- • Meet and greet service by our representatives at airports.
- • All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle.
- • Accommodation for 4 nights in Cairo including breakfast
- • Accommodation for 4 nights on board the Cruise including breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
- • English-speaking Private expert Egyptologist tour guide
- • All the sightseeing tours as mentioned in the itinerary (Private Guided Tours).
- • Entrance fees to all sites as indicated on the itinerary.
- • Bottled water during your tours.
- • All service charges and taxes.
- • International Airfare
- • Entry visa to Egypt
- • Any optional tours
- • Personal expenses like drinks during meals, laundry, phone calls…etc
- • Tipping