Great journey in the land of pharaohs with your family, wife, girlfriend for 12 days Egypt tours to Cairo, Nile Cruise & Hurghada which you will enjoy recreational, culture and adventure in the most famous tourist attractions and resorts in Egypt.
Salah el-Din Citadel: A medieval Islamic fortification in Cairo. The Citadel was fortified by the Ayyubid ruler Salah al-Din between 1176 and 1183 CE, to protect it from the Crusaders. During your tour to the citadel you will visit:- Mohamad Ali Basha Mosque : Named also the Alabaster Mosque & situated іn the Citadel. Thіs Ottoman mosque is the largest tо be built іn the fіrst half оf the 19th century. End your tour by paying a visit to:- Khan EL Khalili Bazaar: The oldest and the most famous Bazaar in the Middle East where you can taste the real life of the Egyptians and buy your souvenirs. Evening time, fly to Aswan for check-in at 5* deluxe Nile cruise then overnight on board. Day 5: Nile Cruise from Aswan to Luxor Morning time, have your breakfast, then Join your private tour guide to a visit to Aswan Highlights including:- Philae Temple : Built tо honour goddess Isis, this was the last ancient temple built іn the classical Egyptian architectural style. Construction began іn approx 690 BC. It was moved from its original location оn Philae Island tо its new location оn Agilkia Island, after the flooding оf Lake Nasser. The Unfinished Obelisk: Is the largest known ancient obelisk. It was ordered by Hatshepsut. It іs nearly one third larger than any ancient Egyptian obelisk ever erected. If finished it would have measured around 42 m (approximately 137 feet) аnd would have weighed nearly 1,200 tons:- The High Dam : Built across the Nile at Aswan, it was constructed between 1960 and 1970 and has had a significant effect on the economy and culture of Egypt. Overnight on board. Day 6: Tour to Abu Simbel
Pick up from your hotel in Aswan to enjoy Abu Simbel by a private airconditioned vehicle. The two Temples of Abu Simbel : Two massive rock temples in Abu Simbel. The twin temples were originally carved out of the mountainside during the reign of Pharaoh Ramses II in the 13th century BC, as a lasting monument to himself and his queen Nefertari, to commemorate his victory at the Battle of Kadesh. Overnight on board. Day 7 : Kom Ombo / Edfu Sail to Kom Ombo and visit:- Kom Ombo Temple: The temple is unique because its 'double' design meant that there were courts, halls, sanctuaries and rooms duplicated for two sets of gods. The southern half of the temple was dedicated to the crocodile god Sobek, god of fertility. The northern part of the temple was dedicated to the falcon god Haroeris. Continue sailing to Edfu and visit:- Edfu Temple: One of the best-preserved temples in Egypt. The temple, dedicated to the falcon god Horus. It was built in the Ptolemaic period. The inscriptions on its walls provide important information on language, myth and religion during the Greco-Roman period in ancient Egypt. There are also "important scenes and inscriptions of the Sacred Drama which related the age-old conflict between Horus and Seth." Continue sailing to Luxor, arrive Luxor late night. Day 8: Luxor Day Tour Check out after breakfast then you will be accompanied by your private tour guide and a private air-conditioned vehicle to enjoy a day trip to Luxor. Start your trip by visiting:- Valley Of The Kings: It was the principal burial place of the major royal figures of the Egyptian New Kingdom, for a period of nearly 500 years. The valley contains 63