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Easter Holiday for 9 Days to Splendors of Egypt

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Tour Details

Duration

9 Day / 8 Nights

Tour Location

Giza/ Cairo/ Aswan/ Kom Ombo/ Edfu/ Luxor / Alexandria

Tour Availability

Everyday

Pickup & Drop Off

Cairo Airport

Tour Type

Private

Easter Holiday Around the Splendors of Egypt for 9 Magical Days

All that Egypt has to offer can be found with our incredible easter holiday that will take you across the mesmerizing cities of Cairo, Alexandria, Luxor, and Aswan where you will live the holiday you deserve. Tracing the Pharaohs in Egypt 9 days during Easter and sailing across the Nile river will be like crossing through time while visiting the greatest artifacts ever created in the history such as the Giza Pyramids and Sphinx, Karnak and Hatshepsut temples, Valley of the Kings, and much more accompanied by Egyptologist tour guide. The ideal Easter holiday is waiting for you so answer the call and live the holiday you desire with us.

Tour Highlights

Cairo Attractions

  • Giza Pyramids Complex
  • The Valley Temple
  • Old Cairo Landmarks
  • The Egyptian Museum

Alexandria Attractions

  • The Catacombs
  • Pompey’s Pillar
  • Qaitbay Citadel
  • Alexandria Library

Aswan Attractions

  • The High Dam
  • The Unfinished Obelisk
  • Philae Temple
  • Kom Ombo and Edfu Temples

Luxor Attractions

  • Valley of the Kings
  • Hatshepsut Temple
  • Colossi of Memnon
  • Karnak Temples

Tour Inclusions

  • Meet and Greet service by our employees at the airports.

  • Accommodation in 5* Hotel in Cairo for 4 Nights.

  • Accommodation in 5* Deluxe Cruise for 3 Nights.

  • Accommodation in 5* Hotel in Luxor for 1 Night.

  • Entrance fees to all sites indicated on the itinerary.

  • Professional tour guide during your trips.

  • Domestic Flights between Cairo Luxor and Aswan.

  • All Transfers by private A.C Cars.

  • All service charges and taxes.

Tour Exclusions

  • International Airfare.

  • Egypt entry visa.

  • Optional tours.

  • Tipping.

  • Entry inside the Pyramids, the Solar Boat, the Royal Mummy Room in the Egyptian Museum & Tutankhamun, Seti I & Ramses VI Tombs in the Valley of the Kings “Payable on Spot”.

Tour Itinerary

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Day One : Welcome to Egypt the Land of History

Day One:Welcome to Egypt the Land of History

Welcome to the "Land of Pharaohs", when you arrive at Cairo airport, our representative will meet and help you to finish your passport formalities, then transfer by a private air-conditioned car to 5* hotel in Cairo to check. Evening time, your tour guide will accompany you to enjoy a dinner cruise overlooking the Nile view, then return to the hotel for overnight.

Day Two : Greet the Pharaohs at the Pyramids in Cairo

Day Two:Greet the Pharaohs at the Pyramids in Cairo

Breakfast at your hotel, then join your tour guide and start the exploration of the 9 days Egypt Easter holiday by casting your eyes on one of the seven wonders of the world monuments:

Giza Pyramids Complex

Discover the great ancient Egyptian civilization in Giza plateau, take some historical photos there, free your soal and immerse yourself in the sense of glory and power of the Egyptian pharaohs. The complex includes three main pyramids, six little pyramids, the great sphinx and the Valley Temple. The complex dates back to the 4th dynasty 2400 years B.C.

The Great Pyramid

It is the oldest and largest of the three pyramids of Giza plateau and the only one to remain intact from the 7 Wonders of the Ancient World. The Pyramid belongs to King Khufu. The height of the great pyramid is 147 m, the number of stones used in construction is 2,300,000 and it took twenty years to be built. It's one of the greatest achievements of ancient Egyptians.

The Great Sphinx

The Sphinx belongs to King Chephren, it's the largest statue in the world, standing 73 m. long, 19 m. wide, and 20 m in height. It is the oldest known monumental sculpture. It was built due to the ancient Egyptians' belief to fear the enemy and protect the three Pyramids.

The Valley Temple

A Granite mortuary temple used by the Ancient Egyptians for the mummification process and this is the only remaining one at Giza plateau.

After ending your experience in Giza Pyramids, your lunch will be served at a local restaurant in Cairo. Then process to visit the oldest Pyramids in Egypt.

Saqqara Step Pyramid

It is considered to be the earliest large-scale cut stone construction it dates back to the reign of King Djoser who ruled Egypt during the 27th century B.C. Sakkara step pyramid consists of 6 steps built atop one another with a height of 62m.

Finally, we will transfer you back to your hotel in Cairo and overnight.

Day Three : Spoil Yourself With Alexandria Attractions

Day Three:Spoil Yourself With Alexandria Attractions

In the morning, breakfast then prepare yourself for a new adventure of your Easter holiday in Egypt to witness the most famous Alexandria tourist attractions in the coastal city of Alexandria by a private A/C car and Egyptologist tour guide starting with:

Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa

A Roman burial site whose family tomb reveals the merging of Egyptian and Roman art and architecture. Descend below the ground to visit the tomb and Caracalla Hall.

Back above ground, continue to visit:

Pompey's Pillar

An 82-foot (25-meter) granite column built to honor Emperor Diocletian, who freed the besieged city and brought food to its starving people.

Qaitbay Citadel

A 15th-century fortress located on the Mediterranean seacoast. It was established in 1477 AD by Sultan Al-Ashraf Qa'id Bay. Qaitbay Citadel is situated in the same place as Pharos Island.

Lunch will be served at a seafood restaurant, then move to visit:

Alexandria Library

A copy of every book published in the world is kept in the library, making it one of the great literary sites in the world. Alexandria library also houses several exhibitions relating to the history of Egypt and a display of rare antique books.

We will transfer you back to your hotel in Cairo to spend the overnight.

Day Four : Nourish Your Soul With the Beauty of Aswan & the Nile

Day Four:Nourish Your Soul With the Beauty of Aswan & the Nile

Morning time, enjoy your breakfast and check-out from the hotel then, we will transfer you to Cairo airport to catch your flight to Aswan. Upon arrival, continue your 9 days Egypt Easter trip by a tour to witness the most famous Aswan tourist attractions starting with:

Aswan High Dam

It was built across the Nile River at Aswan and was constructed between 1960 and 1970, it has a significant effect on the economy and culture of Egypt.

The Unfinished Obelisk

Being the largest obelisk at ancient times, it was ordered by Queen Hatshepsut (1508 1458 BC) to complement the Lateran Obelisk (which was originally at Karnak) and was later brought to the Lateran Palace in Rome.

Philae Temple

Philae Temple dedicated to goddess Isis of Love and beauty. The temple complex was dismantled and relocated to nearby Agilkia Island as part of the UNESCO Nubia Campaign project, protecting this and other complexes before the 1970 completion of the Aswan High Dam.

At the end of the day check-in 5* deluxe Nile cruise to have your lunch and overnight on board.

Day Five : Visit Kom Ombo Temple

Day Five:Visit Kom Ombo Temple

Morning time join your tour guide and move to visit:

Kom Ombo Temple

Kom Ombo temple is overlooking the Nile. This temple is divided into 2 temples with 2 entrances, 2 hypostyle Halls and 2 sanctuaries.

Then back to the cruise and continue sailing north. Overnight in Edfu.

Day Six : Discover the Artistic Details of Edfu Temple

Day Six:Discover the Artistic Details of Edfu Temple

In the morning, enjoy your delicious breakfast onboard the cruise, then join your tour guide to visit:

Edfu Temple

Dedicated to God Horus. Edfu temple is considered the most preserved Greco-Roman temple all over Egypt and on its walls portrayed a Play shows the overcome of Horus over the devil god Seth.

Sail to Luxor after lunch, arrive late night and overnight on board.

Day Seven : Witness the Treasures of the Capital of the Pharaohs

Day Seven:Witness the Treasures of the Capital of the Pharaohs

Check-out from the cruise after breakfast, then you will be accompanied by your tour guide and a private air-conditioned vehicle to complete your 9 days Egypt Easter holiday by visiting Luxor tourist attractions starting at:

Valley of the Kings

The final resting place of Egypt s rulers from the 18th to the 20th dynasty and one of the top Egypt tourist attractions, it is home to tombs including Ramses II and Tutankhamen. The tombs were well stocked with all the material goods a ruler might need in the next world. Most of the decoration inside the tombs still well preserved. Valley of the Kings must be visited the place during your trip to Egypt.

Hatshepsut Temple

Queen Hatshepsut temple is one of the most beautiful & best preserved of all of the temples of Ancient Egypt. The temple was built on three levels with two wide ramps in a central position joining the levels together.

Colossi of Memnon

Two massive stone statues of king Amenhotep III are the only remains of a complete mortuary temple. The statues are made from blocks of quartzite sandstone which exist in Cairo then moved 700 KM to Luxor.

Then move to have your lunch on an island, so your tour includes a boat trip on the Nile River. End your journey by a tour to:

Karnak Temple

No site in Egypt is more impressive than the Karnak Temple. It is the largest temple complex ever built by man. It represents the combined achievement of many generations of ancient builders and Pharaohs. The Temple of Karnak is actually three main temples situated on 247 acres of land.

Finally, transfer to check-in 5* hotel in Luxor and overnight.

Day Eight : Explore the Hidden Gems of Old Cairo

Day Eight:Explore the Hidden Gems of Old Cairo

Breakfast at the hotel, then check-out and transfer to Luxor airport to catch the flight to Cairo, and upon arrival join your Egyptologist tour guide to start the final discovery journey in your Easter holiday in some of the most famous Cairo tourist attractions starting with: [/touristattraction]

The Egyptian Museum

The Egyptian Museum displays a rare collection of 5000 years of art. Over 250,000 genuine artifacts are presented, including an exhibit dedicated to Tutankhamen collection of treasure, gold, and jewelry which was enclosed in his tomb for over 3,500 years.

Lunch will be served at a local restaurant in Cairo then proceed to visit:

Amr Ibn Al Aas Mosque

Amr Ibn Alas Mosque the oldest mosque to be built not only in Egypt but also all over Africa, it dates back to 642 A.D. Due to extensive reconstruction over the centuries, nothing of the original building remains.

The Hanging Church

One of the oldest churches in Egypt as it dates back to the 3rd century AD. The church named by the Hanging Church because it was built above Babylon Fortress.

Ben Ezra Synagogue

Egypt's oldest surviving synagogue, dating to the 9th century and housed in a former church constructed in the 4th century. The Copts were forced to sell to pay taxes then Ben Ezra bought it. The famed Geniza Documents, discovered in the synagogue basement.

Khan El Khalili Bazaar

No visit to Cairo is Complete without a stop at the Khan El-Khalili bazaar, the bazaar is the oldest and the most famous in the middle east. It was constructed in 970 AD, the same year as the founding of Cairo.

At the end of the day transfer back to your hotel in Cairo and overnight.

Day Nine : End Your Easter Experience in Egypt

Day Nine:End Your Easter Experience in Egypt

Breakfast at the hotel in the morning, then our representative will transfer you to the airport and assist you at the final departure formalities to end your 9 days Egypt Easter holiday. Note: You can share your thoughts about adding or removing any tours from your tour itinerary to be able to accommodate your requirements and fulfill your needs.

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  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized.

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What to Pack For This Tour

  • Hat.
  • Camera.
  • Comfortable shoes.
  • Sunblock & Sunglasses.
  • Warm clothes in winter.
  • Cotton clothes in summer.
  • Passport valid for 6 months.

Note: Check our blog about what to pack for Egypt.

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