Abu Simbel Sun Festival Travel Package Visits: Cairo, Giza, Luxor, Aswan, Abu Simbel, Memphis city, Giza Pyramids, Sphinx, Sakkara, High Dam, Unfinished Obelisk, Philae Temple, Abu Simbel Temples, the Citadel of Kasr Ibrahim, the Temples of Amada, Derr, the Tomb of Penout, Temple of Dakka, the Temple of Meharakka, the Kalabsha Temple, Beit El Wali, the Kiosk of Kertassi, Colossi of Memnon, Valley of the Kings, Hatshipsut temple, Karnak Temple, Luxor Temple, The Egyptian Museum, Citadel of Saladin, Mohammed Ali Alabaster Mosque, the hanging church and Ben Ezra Synagogue.
Day 1: 18th, October, Arrival Cairo, Egypt
Meet and greet in your arrival at Cairo international airport before the passport control by myegypttravel.com representative, who will provide you with your entree visa and collect your luggage. Then you will be transferred to your hotel in Cairo by private air-conditioned van for check in, overnight stay in Cairo
Day 2: 19th, October, Giza sightseeing Tour – Aswan
Enjoy a tasty fresh breakfast at your hotel, then you will be picked up by a private air-conditioned vehicle to visit Memphis city the ancient capital of Egypt, then proceed Sakkara to visit the Step Pyramid. After that drive to Giza Pyramids, visit the three pyramids of Cheops, Chefren and Mykerinus at Giza. Then proceed to visit the Sphinx, the head of a pharaoh with a lion’s body, dates from the time of Chephren, with a visit to the Valley Temple which belongs to the Pyramids of Chephren. From there you will be directly transferred to Giza train station to board the Sleeping train to Aswan, overnight stay aboard the train.
Day 3: 20th, October, Aswan Sightseeing Tours
Breakfast meal will be served aboard the train before reaching Aswan, Arrive in Aswan where you will be met and assisted by myegypttravel.com representative, who will escort you to visit the High Dam, Unfinished Obelisk and Philae Temple, then transfer you to your hotel for check in and free time in Aswan, optional tour to attend the sound and light show at Philae Temple, overnight stay.
Day 4: 21st, October, Aswan – Abu Simbel
Enjoy tasty breakfast at your hotel in Aswan, 11:00 a.m. you will join the police escorted convoy for 3 hours driving to Abu Simbel. In the evening an optional tour to Abu Simbel Temples to attend the fabulous sound and light show. Overnight stay in Abu Simbel.
Day 5: 22nd, October, Sun Festival at Abu Simbel Temple
Early morning transfer to see Abu Simbel temples where you will see the great event which represent the perpendicular of the Sun rays on the face of the statue of King Ramses II. Transfer to board the Lake Nasser Cruise Ship. Lunch is served on board before paying a visit to the Temples of Abu Simbel. Return to the cruise for dinner and overnight stay on board the boat.
Day 6: 23rd, October, Kasr Ibrahim Tour
Enjoy a relaxing breakfast with free time on board. Lunch meal will be served during sailing to Kasr Ibrahim. In arrival, a tour of the Citadel of Kasr Ibrahim will be conducted from the ship’s sundeck, as entrance to the site is not allowed. Dinner is served and overnight stay on board.
Day 7: 24th, October, Wadi El Seboua Tour
Early sailing to Amada. Enjoy a guided tour to visit the Temples of Amada and Derr and the Tomb of Penout. Return to the cruise for lunch during sailing to Wadi El Seboua. in arrival, visit the Temple of Dakka and the Temple of Meharakka. Dinner is served and overnight stay on board.
Day 8: 25th, October, Aswan Nubian sightseeing
Sail to Aswan and enjoy a cocktail while crossing of the Tropic of Cancer. Lunch is served on board. Upon arrival in Aswan, visit the Kalabsha Temple, Beit El Wali, and the Kiosk of Kertassi. Return to the ship for dinner. Overnight on board.
Day 9: 26th, October, Aswan – Luxor sightseeing – Cairo
Disembark the cruise after breakfast. Drive to Luxor for 3 hours by private air-conditioned vehicle, then you will cross to the West Bank of the river Nile to visit the two statues of Amenhotep III (Colossi of Memnon), and then visit the Valley of the Kings, where the magnificent tombs discovered, those tombs were carved deep into the desert rock, richly decorated and filled with treasures for the afterlife of the pharaohs, you will visit 3 tombs. Continue the tour to visit the Hatshipsut temple, this impressive temple dedicated to the Queen Hatshipsut. Back to the east bank to visit the Karnak Temple, the largest place of worship ever built. Its ancient name Ipet-isut means “the most sacred of places.” The temple, or, more correctly, the complex of temples, was built over more than two thousand years by generation after generation of pharaohs. Then you will be transferred to Luxor airport to fly back to Cairo with direct transfer to your hotel for check in and overnight stay.
Day 10: 27th, October, Cairo sightseeing Tour
Pick you up from your hotel in Cairo where you will be accompanied by your private Egyptologist tour guide to visit Egyptian Museum which exhibits a collection now over 120000 masterpieces ranges from pre-dynastic era, Pharaonic era to the Greco-Roman period in Egypt including the treasures of the child King Tutankhamen with an optional visit to the mummies room where you may learn about the Great Egyptian civilization and the mummification art in ancient Egypt. Then you will also visit the Saladin Citadel and Mohammed Ali Alabaster Mosque, then visit the Christian heritage in Coptic Cairo such as the hanging church and Ben Ezra Synagogue. Overnight stay in Cairo.
Day 11: 28th, October, Cairo – Home
Breakfast at your hotel, then transfer to Cairo International airport to fly back home.
* Meet and assist upon arrival and departure in all airports, train stations
* All transfers to/from airport hotels by a private air-conditioned vehicles
* Accommodation in Cairo for 2 nights including breakfast
* Accommodation in Aswan for 1 night including breakfast
* Accommodation in Abu Simbel for 1 night including breakfast
* Accommodation on 5* star Lake Cruise for 4 nights on full board basis
* Accommodation on sleeper train for 1 night with breakfast & dinner
* All sightseeing tours in as per the itinerary (Private Tours)
* Egyptologist English speaking tour guide.
* Entrance fees to the sights as per itinerary
* All transfers by modern air-conditioned vehicles
* Portage at airports and hotels
* Tour to Pyramids, Sphinx, Valley temple, Sakkara and Memphis
* Tour to the Egyptian Museum, Coptic and Islamic Cairo
* Tour to visit wadi El-Sebou and Dakka
* Tour to visit to temples of Abu Simbel
* Tour to visit of Kaser Ibrahim from the boat sun deck
* Tour to visit of Amada and Wadi El_Sebou
* Tour to visit of Kalabasha and Beit El-Wadi
* Bedouin dance and Folkloric Shows on board Lake Nasser Cruise
* International flights
* Optional Tour on request
* All service charges and taxes