Abu Simbel Sun Festival 10 days travel package visit: Cairo, Giza, Luxor, Aswan, Abu Simbel, Memphis city, Giza Pyramids, Sphinx, Sakkara, High Dam, Unfinished Obelisk, Philae Temple, Abu Simbel Temples, the Kalabsha Temple, Colossi of Memnon, Valley of the Kings, Hatshipsut temple, Karnak Temple, Luxor Temple, The Egyptian Museum, Citadel of Saladin & Nile Cruise.
Day 1: 18 February / October Start of the Tour
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: 19 February / October Traveling around Cairo
Take your morning meal and be prepared as you will be taken to enjoy the scenery in the comfort of a private vehicle. See the vast and unique historical structures of Egypt like the pyramids of Cheops, Chefren and Mykerinus at Giza. As you go on with the tour, you will also see the head of a pharaoh with a lion’s body known as the Sphinx. You also get to visit the valley temple that is found in the Pyramids of Chephren. After these exciting tours, a lunch will be provided in a local restaurant.
After the tour return to Cairo to visit the renowned Egyptian Museum, Treasures room for the child king Tutankhamen, and as well small trip to the mummies’ room at the museum (extra ticket on spot). After you complete the day tour you will be transferred to the train station to travel south.
Day 3: 20 February / October Trip to Aswan
Enjoy breakfast onboard the train before the disembarking. Welcome to the ancient city of Swenet now famously known as Aswan, our representative will be at the train station waiting for you. From there tour the world famous dam, Unfinished Obelisk and the majestic Philae temple. At night enjoy an optional Sound & Light Show at Temple of Philae.
Day 4: 21 February / October The Temple of Abu Simbel
Enjoy an early morning meal and at exactly 11:00 a.m. you will be in the general area of the famous temple. This is a massive temple consisting of hundreds of relief within. In the evening get a chance to understand more about the structure by joining the optional light show and spend the night at Abu Simbel.
Day 5: 22 February / October Sunfall in Abu Simbel
When morning comes is a thrilling day to visit the Abu Simbel Temple. This is the day of the most awaited event of sunset where there will be a light perpendicular on the face of the statue of King Ramesses II. After the tour you will be taken to a 5-star cruise in Aswan. Aswan is one of the driest inhabited places in the world but the cruise will offer a relaxing trip.
Day 6: 23 February / October Visiting Kom Ombo and Edfu
Another electrifying and fun activity is sailing and visiting temples in Kom Ombo. This will be followed by an inimitable activity like Galabiya Party – a dress party originated in the Persian Gulf culture worn by men and women. Thereafter, you can sail to Edfu a city located on the west bank of the Nile River between Esna and Aswan.
Day 7: 24 February / October Discovering the Horus Temple
Enjoy breakfast then visit another temple that was dedicated to Horus at Edfu built on the reign of Ptolemy VIII until Ptolemy XII. From the day it was built in the ancient times, it is one of the best preserved temples in Egypt. After the tour, you can sail to Esna and have an on oard lunch, dinner and discotheque party. Then enjoy sailing, going to Luxor.
Day 8: 25 February / October Sights to see in Luxor
Be prepared early morning as we will take you to an incredible pleasure trip to the valley of Kings. Perceive the majestic architecture made as a burial place. Then El Deir Bahari Temple is the next stop. This temple was built by Queen Hatshepsut, daughter of Thutmosis I, who ruled Egypt for around 20 years during the 18th Dynasty. You also get the chance to visit the Colossi of Memnon. Come ashore from the cruise and be at the East Bank where you go to Luxor and Karnak Temple. Then a train trip is the next item for the trip as it takes you back to Cairo.
Day 9: 26 February / October
A licensed Egyptologist will assist you once you arrive at Giza station. He will be your guide to visit the famous places such as 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. After the tour in this places, you will also experience being in the oldest bazaar in the Middle East known as the Khalili Bazaar. Then you will have an overnight in Cairo.
Day 10: 27 February / October End of Tour
Take your last breakfast of your trip as you will be taken to the Cairo International Airport for the final departure. The experience you got is vast, and it is something not to forget.
* You will be welcomed and provided with warm Accommodation the day you arrive until you go home.
* Air-conditioned vehicles are granted in all trips you will take.
* Accommodation in Cairo for 02 nights at Moevenpick Pyramids Hotel or similar including daily breakfast and all taxes.
* Accommodation in Aswan for 01 night at 05 star hotel, Moevenpick Aswan Hotel or similar including daily breakfast and all taxes.
* Accommodation in Abu Simbel for 01 night at 04 star hotel, Seti Abu Simbel Hotel or similar including daily breakfast and all taxes.
* Accommodation on 05 star superior Nile Cruise, Nile Style Cruise for 03 nights on full board basis.
* Accommodation on sleeper train for 02 nights on half boar basis.
* Tours and sightseeing mentioned are followed.
* Private Professional Egyptologist tour guide.
* All transfers are air-conditioned vehicle
* Portage at airports and hotels are booked.
* All service charges and taxes.
* International flight.
* Egypt entry visa, for non restricted nationalities you can buy it upon arrival before passport control. Visa Cost $ 15 per person adult or child.
* Any optional tours mentioned in the itinerary.
* Tipping Kitty.