|Duration||8 Days / 7 Nights|
|Tour Location||Giza - Cairo - Luxor - Aswan|
|Pickup & Drop Off||Cairo Airport|
|Tour Type||Senior Tour|
Fantastic 8 Days Cairo & Nile Cruise Tour for British Seniors
8 Days Cairo & Nile Cruise tour for Seniors will be an entertaining quest leading to the heavenly treasures of Egypt. The incredible travel agency Egypt Tours Portal will provide all our English senior guests with the most excellent services which include a private A/C Vehicle, comfortable accommodations, an outstanding Nile Cruise, and an experienced Egyptologist tour guide at the most affordable prices which is predicted from the best travel agency in Egypt. All our senior British clients will have a perfect vacation with our 8 days Cairo & Nile Cruise tour for Senior package which will uncover all the beauty and grace of the lands and waters of Egypt. Everyone can now visit the greatest attractions in Cairo the Giza pyramids & Sphinx plus more in addition to visiting Upper Egypt’s tiptop sightseeing while boarding a 5*deluxe Nile River cruise which includes Valley of the Kings, Karnak temple, Queen Hatshepsut Temple, Philae temple, temple of Edfu, and many more. It is something so relaxing and so exciting for our dear guests who are looking for enjoying the most interesting holiday in Egypt. Book this astral tour and enjoy a delightful time across Egypt.
- Giza Pyramids
- The Great Pyramid
- The Sphinx
- The Grand Egyptian Museum
- The Valley Temple
- The Egyptian Museum
- Al Muizz Street
- Khan El Khalili Bazaar
- The National Museum
- Karnak Temples
- Hatshepsut Temple
- Valley of the Kings
- Luxor Temple
- Philae Temple
- Aswan High Dam
- Edfu Temple
- Kom Ombo Temple
- Domestic flight tickets from Cairo to Luxor.
- Domestic flight tickets from Aswan to Cairo.
- Meals as mentioned on each day tour of your itinerary.
- 3 nights accommodation at a 5* hotel in Cairo based on bed & breakfast.
- 4 nights accommodation at a 5* deluxe Nile cruise based on full-board.
- Meet and assist you upon your arrival at Cairo international airport.
- A professional tour guide will be with you during the whole of your tours.
- All transfers will be in a modern a.C vehicle.
- Tour price includes all services, charges, and taxes.
- International Flight Tickets.
- Tipping “Feel free to give the amount of gratitude that you want to give”.
- Personal Expenses.
- Anything not included in your tour itinerary.
- Any optional Tours.
Welcome to the beautiful land of civilization and unparalleled culture. Once you arrive at Cairo International airport, one of our representatives will meet you and he will be holding a sign of "Egypt Tours Portal". He will assist you with all of the formal procedures until you receive your entry permission to Egypt. Once everything is settled, you will find your Egyptologist tour guide with a private driver waiting for you right outside the terminal and they will transfer you to your 5* hotel where you will have a smooth check-in and relax for some time.
At around 17:00 pm, you will find our tour guide coming to pick you up to enjoy a lovely night in Giza. You will be transferred to Giza Complex where you are going to attend a fabulous "Sound & Light Show" in your language through which you will learn a lot about the great ancient Egyptians and check how they managed to have such an incomparable heritage. After finishing the show, our team will transfer you to an oriental restaurant where you will enjoy a delicious dinner meal.
Finally, you will be transferred to your hotel to spend the night & get ready for the beginning of your adventure the following day.
In the morning, your breakfast meal will be served at your hotel and then, you will join your Egyptologist tour guide who will be waiting for you outside your hotel to head to the tiptop attractions in Giza, and there, you will be able to visit:
You must have heard lots of stories regarding that necropolis and how the Giza pyramids complex contains dozens of incredible historical landmarks on its land. You will find there three fabulous Pyramids of Khufu, Khafre, and Menquare in addition to so many other attractions and marvelous historical highlights and you will definitely enjoy while being there a lot.
Here are some of the most charming tourist highlights which you will visit with us in Giza Complex:
The Great Pyramid of Khufu is a true miracle and the last wonder of the ancient world that has been built during the reign of the great for Pharaoh Khufu (2609 BC - 2584 BC) to become his final resting place by his vizier and main architecture Henmiunu in 2570 BC. The construction of that huge Pyramid took lots of years and much effort but eventually, they managed to construct a really fascinating pyramid with all of the blocks and chambers inside. It has a height of 138.5 meters (454.4 ft) which made it become the tallest building on earth for 3800 years plus it remains the only intact member of the seven wonders of the ancient world.
You will also manage to visit the amazing Giza Sphinx while being in the complex and it is without a doubt, one of the most prestigious sculptures to be ever built by a man. The body of the sculpture takes the shape of a lion’s body with a tail and everything but it has the face of a man and it is believed that it is the facial features of his builder, Pharaoh Khafre (2558–2532 BC). You will definitely love being there especially hearing the story behind how it lost its nose from your tour guide.
There is also that incredible valley Temple that had great importance for the ancients since all of their mummification & purification processes plus the Opening of the Mouth ceremony used to be operated there to let they're dead ready for the afterlife journey and preserve their bodies in a specific way to have the same shape in the next life.
The Grand Egyptian Museum is a golden portal leading to cosmic ancient Egyptian creations of celestial intelligence that were cultivated across 5000 years of continuous innovation and vivid artistic imagination. Within this colossal wonder is the once-in-a-lifetime chance to discover some of the greatest archaeological monuments and artifacts ever made which include :
The Hanging Obelisk, King Ramses Il Statue, The 10 Statues of King Senusert, The Grand staircase, Statues of Ptolemaic Kings and Queens, The Victory Column of King Mercnptah, The epic Royal Regalia, and the Grand Atrium & Gift show.
There is a VIP ticket that gives access to witness a number of other artifacts, for more information contact us.
After finishing the tour in Giza, we will transfer you to a nice restaurant that has a Pyramid view to enjoy a delicious lunch meal.
After finishing it, we will transfer you back to your hotel in Cairo to relax and spend the rest of your day.
You will enjoy your breakfast meal in the morning at your hotel before our driver comes to pick you up to be transferred to Cairo Airport. There, you will catch your direct flight to the gorgeous city of Luxor to visit some of its glorious attractions & landmarks. Once you arrive at Luxor Airport, you will find a professional tour guide waiting for you and then you will head first to the east bank of Luxor where you will enjoy the best tour to:
Karnak temple is the largest religious temple to be ever constructed and the complex contains actually lots of temples and chapels including the hypnotic temples of Amun-Ra, Mut, and Khonsu. It was also known to the ancient Egyptians by its name "Iper Isu" which means the most select of places. It was built between 1971 BC and 30 BC 247 acres to be the main headquarters of the nation of Egypt throughout the New Kingdom (1570 - 1050 BC).
After spending some satisfactory time at Karnak Complex and around its fabulous temples, you will be transferred to your amazing 5* deluxe Nile Cruise. You will check in there to relax for some time and enjoy a delicious lunch meal in an open buffet. In the evening, your tour guide will ask you to join him on another spectacular tour to:
This is another magical ancient temple that contains a large peristyle court, so many chambers, and a complex of halls. In one of its halls lies the incredible granite shrine of Alexander the Great. It was completed in 1400 BC for the rejuvenation of kingship and gained the name of the southern sanctuary where the Opet festival and the crowning of kings were held. The best time to visit Luxor temple is in the evening to enjoy the beautiful view of the sunset.
Finally, we will transfer you to your Nile cruise to have your dinner meal and overnight on board.
Enjoy a tasty breakfast meal on the board of your Nile Cruise before you head with your tour guide on an unforgettable tour to the west bank of Luxor and there, you will visit:
Valley of the Kings is the sloping cliff that is located above the western floodplain. The bodies of the ancient Pharaohs and great rulers were buried in tombs that were cut deep into the rock. There are more than 63 tombs in the valley including the majestic tombs of Seti I, Rameses (I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, IX, X), Amenhotep I, Tutankhamun, Hatshepsut, and more. All the tombs are dedicated to the rulers of the 18th, 19th, and 20th dynasties who lived in the New Kingdom (1570 – 1050 BC).
The Colossi of Memnon are the most impressive ancient monuments on the west bank of the Nile at Luxor. They are in fact two statues that represent the pharaoh (1391–1353 BC) who were built in 1350 BC and they stood there for a long time ago since the time of constructing the mortuary temple of the Pharaoh.
Then, you will visit one of the most charming temples on the west bank of Luxor which belongs to Queen Hatshepsut and is located beneath massive cliffs:
The holy of holies Hatshepsut temple is known as Deir El-Bahri and used to be dedicated to Amun-Ra "The Sun God" and the countless achievements of Queen Hatshepsut (1508-1458 BC) which stands as a magical piece of beauty and grace that stood the test of time. The overseer of the works and her main architect Senemut was the one who designed it and what makes it unique is its classical architecture in 1479 BC.
After finishing your exquisite tour on the west bank of Luxor, you will head back to your Nile Cruise to enjoy your lunch meal and have a sailing tour on the board of the Nile Cruise towards Edfu. You will enjoy the amazing view all around you, dinner and overnight on the board of your cruise.
After having your breakfast, you will join your tour guide who is going to transfer you in a horse carriage to visit the most interesting site in Edfu and upon your arrival; you will be able to visit:
Edfu temple is a very important ancient temple made between 237 BC and 57 BC on the legendary battleground of hours and set that reflects the Ptolemaic culture and it was dedicated to Horus "The Falcon God". This amazing site was constructed on the top of very ancient ruins that date back to the reign of King Ramses III. This site is an interesting temple due to the inscriptions on its walls that narrate very essential information regarding the ancient language & religion that were used during the Hellenistic period.
You will then get back to your Nile Cruise so that you enjoy your lunch meal and then the ship will start sailing towards Kom Ombo to proceed the rest of the tour. Once you reach Kom Ombo, you will join your tour guide to visit:
Kom Ombo didn’t have much importance before the Ptolemaic period as the town has become a trade one and to please the local population who used to live in the area, Kom Ombo Temples were built between 180 BC and 47 BC and they were dedicated to two unrelated deities; Sobek "The Crocodile God" and Haroeries "The Falcon-Headed God" and that is why Kom Ombo Temples represent a great part in the history of Egypt and are considered very important tourist spots as it shed light on the medical tools and practices performed by the Egyptian doctors.
At the end of your day tour, you will head back to your cruise which will continue its sailing towards Aswan. The Nile Cruise will arrive late at night and you will overnight on its board in Aswan after enjoying your dinner meal.
Enjoy Your breakfast meal on the board of your Nile Cruise and then you will visit with your exceptional tour guide some of the most breathtaking highlights in Aswan including the following attractions:
This is very amazing sightseeing in Aswan which is around 3600m long and 111m tall. Aswan High Dam was made between the 60s and 70s which played and still plays a very important role for the whole Egyptians as it provides the whole necessary amount of irrigation water, and electricity, plus provided dozens of jobs for the Egyptians which saved the income in Egypt and made life much easier.
Philae temple is one of the most picturesque temples all around Egypt which was mainly established for the goddess Isis between 380-362 BC in the Ptolemaic age on Philae Island but it was relocated with the assistance of UNESCO to be in Aglika Island to save it from being destroyed. What is really fascinating about the history of that temple is that early Christians used that time as a church. It has across the walls the epic story of Isis and Osiris shown in the greatest detail.
After finishing your fabulous tour, you will get back to your 5* Deluxe Nile Cruise to have your lunch & dinner meal and you will spend the rest of your day enjoying the beautiful scenery and packing your bags to get ready to check out the following day.
In the morning, you are going to have your breakfast on the board of your Nile Cruise before checking out, and then, our driver will transfer you in a private A.C vehicle to Aswan Airport where you are going to catch your direct flight back to Cairo. Upon your arrival, you will be welcomed by your tour guide in Cairo who will transfer you to visit some of the most exciting places in Cairo including:
The Egyptian Museum is considered by the whole travelers who come to Egypt to spend their vacation, a must-be-visited place as it contains some of the greatest ancient Egyptian findings along with the whole history of Egypt from different cultures & civilizations.
Then, you will be transferred to a Nile view restaurant where you are going to enjoy your lunch meal and then join your tour guide on an unforgettable tour to:
The magnificent National Museum of Egyptian Civilization (NMEC) is the greatest museum of its kind which is dedicated only to displaying the marvels of the ancient Egyptian civilization that spanned over 7000 years. It is established in the ancient city of Fustat to display 50,000 artifacts taken from the rich history and culture of Egypt. The metaphysical museum has a remarkable hall of mummies that contains 20 royal kings and queens.
The golden road of the heavenly city of Cairo was made in the 10th century AD to be a central commercial road in the Fatimid era. The labyrinth of Al Muizz Street holds a number of great cafes and houses which will shed light on their culture and way of life during this heavenly time period.
Travelers who come to visit Egypt really love heading to Khan El-Khalili bazaar which was created between 1382 AD and 1389 AD in the mamluk era that is known to be the largest open-air market. There, you will find lots of amazing items that are sold in dozens of stores and shops along the bazaar and the prices there are totally affordable which allows you to buy lots of souvenirs and personal items.
At the end of your day tour, our driver will transfer you to your hotel in Cairo to check in and spend your night.
After enjoying your breakfast at your hotel, you will check-out and then we will transfer you to Cairo International Airport in a private modern car and there, you will be able to catch your flight back home and end your fabulous 8 days Cairo & Nile Cruise Senior tour package.
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What to Pack
Sunblock & Sunglasses.
Warm clothes in winter.
Cotton clothes in summer.
Valid Passport for 6 months.
Note: Check our blog about what to pack for Egypt.
What You Will Love About This Tour?
The innovative and rich history of the ancient Egyptian civilization will unveil some of the most epic tales and facts ever told that date back more than 5000 years.
Our British senior guests will observe the incredible glory and bliss of the Giza Pyramids Complex, the Sphinx, valley of the kings, Karnak temple, Luxor Temple, Hatshepsut temple, Edfu Temple, Philae temple, Khan El Khalili Bazaar, the National Museum, and various more.
All our English senior clients will be truly delighted and pleased with all our excellent services provided on the tour across the magical facilities of the Nile Cruise.
All the captivating creations of blessed art and marvelous architecture will uncover the divine beliefs and sophistication of the ancient Egyptians.
Every moment spent exploring the lands and waters of Egypt will be a magical memory filled with amazement and joy.
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