- Exotik Journeys
8 Night Egypt Road of the Pharaohs
CruisePlus Land Offer
June 5, 2020
Exotik Journeys Land + Cruise
Discover the pyramids, the ancient temples, the Valley of the Kings and much more. Egypt, the country of immeasurable treasures is yours to discover!
What we are Including
- Roundtrip international airfare from Vancouver
- Domestic airfare as per itinerary
- Roundtrip airport transfers in Cairo, Luxor, Aswan
- 4 nights 4-star hotel accommodation
- 4 night Nile cruise (4-star accommodations)
- Daily breakfasts, 6 lunches, 4 dinners
- Daily sightseeing and entrance fees as per itinerary
- Transportation by air-conditioned vehicles
*Other departure cities available
*Please note: optional excursions, additional meals, and gratuities are extra and are not included.
Day 1 CairoArrive in Cairo. After clearing customs and collecting your luggage, you will be met and transferred to your hotel in the Giza area overlooking the pyramids.
Day 2 CairoToday is the day you’ve been waiting for! Visit the magnificent pyramids of Giza and admire the mysterious Sphinx. Spend some time taking photos of these legendary creations. After lunch, visit the site of Memphis, the oldest capital of Egypt and Sakkara, with its step pyramid. (B/L)
Day 3 Nile Cruise, Cairo - LuxorTransfer to the airport for your flight to Luxor. Upon arrival, transfer to the pier and board your cruise. In the afternoon, visit the temples of Luxor and Karnak. In Karnak, admire the most imposing sites of prayer ever known to man. Luxor is famous for its immense columns sculpted in the shape of papyrus buds. Return to the ship. (B/L/D)
Day 4 Nile CruiseVisit the Valley of the Kings with the necropolis of Thebes and the temple of Queen Hatshepsut at Deir-El-Bahari, one of the most remarkable architectural monuments of the New Empire, and the Colossus of Memnon. Return to the ship and cruise to Edfu. (B/L/D)
Day 5 Nile CruiseThis morning, visit the temple of Horus in Edfu, one of the best-preserved Greco-Roman temples in Egypt. Continue to Kom Ombo to visit the only temple in Egypt dedicated to two gods: Sobek, with a crocodile head, and Haroeris with a falcon head. Return to the ship and cruise to Aswan. (B/L/D)
Day 6 Nile CruiseToday, visits will include the High Dam. Impressive in its dimensions, the dam is among the most spectacular civil works of the 20th century. Board a small boat and transfer to the Philae Temple, dedicated to Isis and to the granite quarries. At sunset, board a “felucca” (sailboat) and sail on the river. Return to the ship and dinner on board. (B/L/D)
Day 7 Aswan - CairoDisembark and transfer to the airport for your flight to Cairo. Arrive in Cairo and transfer to your hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure. (B)
Day 8 CairoVisit the National Museum of Egyptian Antiquities housing the treasures of King Tut Ankh Amon. Visit the Citadel, built-in 1183, and the Alabaster Mosque of Mohammed Ali. Enjoy exploring the famous Khan El Khalili bazaar for some treasures to bring back home! (B/L)
Day 9 CairoTransfer to the airport for your flights home. (B)
Bringing travel dreams to lifeExotik Journeys is a combination of what was once Exotik Tours partnered with Boomerang tours. The company offers an incredible number of exhilarating land tours to some of the most desirable locations around the world. Travel is the passion of everyone that works at Exotik, You can guarantee an incredible experience. Exotik carefully crafts every vacation adventure package to ensure you'll return home with memories that will last a lifetime. Offering a variety of tours that cater to virtually every type of traveler. If you wish to see the world independently, with a group of like-minded travelers, or with a private guide; Exotik Journeys have you covered with a perfect vacation package.
Take the time to discover more about an Exotik Journeys vacation and what makes them one of the most sought-after guided tour operators in the world. We guarantee you won’t regret it.
- Expertly guided tours
- Ample free time
- Exciting destinations
- Some amenities included