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9-Day Nile Adventure Tour with Sleeper Train to Aswan from Cairo

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    Day 1: Arrival

    Arrive at Cairo airport where you will meet a driver holding a sign with your name. You will be transferred to your hotel in Cairo where you will meet representative who will give you more information about your trip to Egypt.

    Day 2: Cairo - Giza Pyramids - Aswan

    Start the day with an amazing visit to the world famous pyramids in Egypt. See the three famous pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx, the oldest and largest statue in Egypt. Then head to see the oldest tombs and step pyramids in Sakkara. Transfer to your hotel in Egypt. You will take sleeper train to Aswan.

    Day 3: Aswan

    Arrive to Aswan around 10am where you will be transferred to your hotel to for some rest and free time. When it's time, you will visit the Philae Temple, the Unfinished Obelisk and the famous High Dam of Aswan which, after completion in 1971, created Lake Nasser. You will have a free night in your hotel.

    Day 4: Felucca cruise from Aswan

    After breakfast, check in aboard the Nile Felucca cruise. Spend the night on the Felucca. You will enjoy your day tour by sailing on the Nile River.

    Day 5: Felucca Sailing

    Free day which is a great day for sailing down the Nile River while enjoying the amazing views of local Egypt.

    Day 6: Felucca - Luxor

    In the morning, you will arrive in Kom Ombo to visit the temple of Sobek, the Crocodile goddess. See the famous museum of crocodiles in Kom Ombo.Then head to Edfu temple where you can see the most preserved and completed temple in Egypt. In the afternoon there will be a tour of the East Bank of Luxor. Experience the massive Karnak temple and the historic Luxor temple. Spend the night at your hotel in Luxor.

    Day 7: Luxor

    After breakfast tour the West Bank of Luxor. The tour starts with a visit to the Valley of Kings where you can see the best tombs in Egypt, which were carved in the mountain for the pharaohs, the great Colossi of Memnon, the last remains of Amenophis III's and the huge temple for Hatshepsut. Then take the overnight A/C bus back to Cairo.

    Day 8: Cairo

    Arrive back at the hotel in Cairo. After a short rest in your hotel, you will be taken on a city tour where you can see the Egyptian museum, Alabaster Mosque of Muhammad Ali, and the Coptic Church (hanging church). You will be transferred back to your hotel in Cairo after the tour.

    Day 9: Departure

    After breakfast take your memories with you on the flight back home.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Cairo Airport or hotel
    Departure Time
    7:00 AM
    Duration
    9 days
    Return Details
    Back to Cairo Airport or hotel
    Inclusions
    • Daily breakfast
    • All meals on the Felucca cruise
    • 1 Daily bottle of mineral water during your tour
    • 3-night accommodation in Cairo 4-star hotel
    • 1 night in hotel in Aswan for 4-stars hotel
    • 2-night accommodation in Felucca cruise
    • 1-night accommodation in 4-star hotel in Luxor
    • Sleeper train to Aswan
    • Tour guide (Egyptologist)
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    Cancellation Policy
    If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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    Hussein and Hossam from Let's Explore Egypt were amazing. Knowledge and explanation were really good, learnt a lot about ancient Egypt.
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    +1
    I visited lots of places in the world I cud say Egypt is at the TOP! So much rich in history our civilization. But nothing is possible without our Amazing tour guides. From the start and end Mr. Casper is with us always meeting us on time at the airport, train be sure we're
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    I came to Egypt with my mother and we had a dream! In Cairo, Luxor, Aswan ... Everything was perfect! Special focus for our guides: Shawky in Cairo who, despite the difference of culture, did everything to make the perfect stay and exchange, and Cheriff, an incredibly
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    About the operator

    This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travellers have to say about the operator.

    By: Let's Explore Egypt
    2,502 reviews
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    gettingaway246
    10
    Gettingaway246
    We were a group of 3 adults and had a wonderful day! Our guide, Mohamed el Wazir was knowledgeable, concerned
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    Sroches
    Dubai, United Arab Emirates
    2720
    Amazing experience with Mahmoud!
    Just finished my half day Giza tour with Mahmoud Badr. As a solo traveller it is very important to find a tour
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    Mattegelso
    10
    Te best tour you can do in Cairo!
    If you have few days to spend in Cairo and you want to visit all the possible, this is the tour for you! You will
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    10aledt
    10
    1/2 day trip to Pyramids
    Aziza was my guide, she was great, easy to hang out with, informative and knowledgeable. She picked me up from
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    datoramasamy
    10
    Amazing trip guided by Rania Yahia
    Excellent service! We were in Egypt last December. Rania Yahia was an excellent guide. She did her best to provide
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    gopalponnuram
    Christchurch, New Zealand
    10
    Egypt Highlights Tour
    We booked this 4 day Egypt tour covering the Pyramids,Valley of Temples, Cairo Museum, Cairo markets, Nile river
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    T5767AUwilld
    10
    AMAZING night of the Nile with an AMAZING tour guide!
    We were a group of 6 and had a great night on the Nile. Tamer was our guide and was wonderful. We got stuck in
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    Priya S
    Bengaluru, India
    13885
    Very Well Organized - Great Experience!
    +ves - The tour was well organized and the itinerary was quite comprehensive. The pick up from the Cairo airport
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    199jaimeb
    Island of Malta, Malta
    90
    Amazing Day with to Alexandria with Mohamed Mahmoud, and Lets Explore Eygpt
    We had a erfect fay withMohamed anf our driver Hany. We were picked up from the hotel and left for Alexandria. We
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    sampsonw374
    10
    Awesome trip
    probably the most informative and entertaining guide I’ve had. Day started of oh so bad, the tour company had me
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    alineflauzino
    Blantyre, Malawi
    32
    amazing experience
    We did a 3 day tour. It was all very good. Very attentive guide Mohamed El Wazir. We got to know wonderful
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    607aungk
    10
    Fantastic tour
    We had a 3 day tour with a fantastic guide Hosny. It was well organised with a brilliant expert young driver. It
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    Jish3
    10
    Top rated tour guide.
    Our tour guide Mimo was really friendly and professional. It was actually one of our best decision to do this
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    rmannan
    Dhaka City, Bangladesh
    10
    Nile Cruise Dinner with Tamer
    Our last night in Egypt spent very well with our friendly guide Tamer. He was very punctual and ensured we feel
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    nozomi012
    10
    amazing tour with mohamed mahmour
    Efficient tour to visit Egyptian museum,three pyramids,old market,dinner crusing within one day. guide mohamed is
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