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9-Day Nubian Adventure Tour from Cairo with a Traditional Felucca Cruise on the Nile

Highlights
  • 9-day Nile adventure tour from Cairo, led by a qualified Egyptologist guide
  • Marvel at Cairo’s Great Pyramids, Sphinx and Egyptian Museum and enjoy free time in Egypt’s capital
  • Ride the sleeper train to Aswan and take an optional trip to see the temples at Abu Simbel
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9-Day Nubian Adventure Tour from Cairo with a Traditional Felucca Cruise on the Nile
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9-Day Nubian Adventure Tour from Cairo with a Traditional Felucca Cruise on the Nile
US$ 1,099.00
Overview
Discover Egypt’s most illustrious ancient sights in this classic, 9-day Nile adventure from Cairo. Spend two nights in Egypt’s capital and visit the Great Pyramids, Sphinx and Egyptian Museum before catching the sleeper train to picturesque Aswan. Enjoy an optional trip to incredible Abu Simbel, take a traditional 'felucca' sailboat cruise on the Nile, and stay in Luxor two nights to explore its East and West Bank antiquities. Finish with a free day in Cairo to explore independently or enjoy optional tours. Hotel accommodation, transport and daily breakfasts included.
What to Expect
Visit the Pharaonic sites of Egypt on our fun packed 9-day tour. Enjoy all the most important historical sites including the world renowned Egyptian Museum in Cairo and the awe-inspiring Sphinx and Great Pyramid at Giza.

Next travel to Aswan to visit the romantic temples of Philae and the massive Aswan High Dam, leaving time for you to explore the mazy souks and markets. An optional trip to Abu Simbel is available before you board a traditional felucca sailboat for an unforgettable cruise down the Nile River. Arriving in Luxor, you will experience the monumental temples and famous tombs of the Valley of the Kings.

Finishing the tour in Cairo, there is plenty of time to explore the capital city at your leisure, or join us on an optional city or desert tour.

DAY 1 Arrive into Cairo
DAY 2 Cairo. Museum & Pyramids tour
DAY 3 Arrive in Aswan
DAY 4 Aswan. Abu Simbel option
DAY 5 Nile felucca cruise
DAY 6 Kom Ombo and Edfu Temple tours
DAY 7 Luxor. East and West Bank tours
DAY 8 Cairo. Free Day
DAY 9 Cairo. Departure transfer to the airport
Reviews (19)
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Reviewed yesterday
Highly recommended if you want to live the Egyptian dream

Me and my wife did the Nubian Adventure tour which includes visits in Cairo (Pyramids and Egyptian Museum), Aswan (Abu SImbel and Nile), and Luxor (temples). We were escorted by our guide Mohammed and a group of friendly guides who looked after us in the...More

Thank sroz78
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile
Go to Egypt

We have recently returned from a fantastic trip to Egypt. Myself, my husband and my 18 year old son enjoyed the Nubian Adventure, September 15-22. We can not rate this company highly enough. We were looked after and felt completely safe the entire trip. Our...More

Thank bak015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
As a solo female traveler...

Encounters was THE best! I was nervous traveling as a single woman to Egypt, but I had zero issues on the trip. Not only was Egypt mind-blowing and a lifelong dream come true, it was safe, especially with this tour group. Our guide, Waleed, was...More

3  Thank Alyssa B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Amazing 9 Day Adventure

Can’t say enough about how good this tour is. Few key points: - Guide (Waleed) is passionate, knowledgeable and great fun. He genuinely cared about each and everyone one of us. If anyone was unwell or had an issue he would go out of his...More

1  Thank hamishgeorge
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Solo traveller - what an amazing experience.

This is the first time I have used Encounters Travel and it wont be the last! I travelled solo and from the first moment, I felt part of the travelling group (the Family") met some lovely people from all round the world (ages 20s -...More

2  Thank colin j
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9 May 2018|
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Response from Scott G | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, honestly I think she would do very well. Other than the optional climbing/entering the pyramids there wasn't an awful lot of strenuous activity. You will walk through all of the sites for hours, but it is at your... More
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