Grand Tour of Egypt
The Grand tour takes you to the ancient Pyramids and Sphinx. Discover the treasures of the Egyptian Museum in Cairo. Follow in the footsteps of the Pharaohs as you drift along the famous river on a Nile Cruise Liner. Moor up beside stunning historic sites and drift off to sleep above the gentle waves. Furthermore, you experience the long beaches and clear waters of Hurghada and Sharm El Sheikh, and visit the historical Monastery of St. Catherine.
At a Glance
Day 1 Welcome to Cairo. Transfer to your hotel
Day 2 Pyramids & Sphinx, Memphis and Sakkara
Day 3 Museum, Citadel and Khan Bazaar. Train to Aswan
Day 4 Transfer to Nile Cruise Liner. Start of Nile cruise program
Day 5 Visit Kom Ombo and Edfu Temple
Day 6 Luxor: Visit Karnak & Luxor Temples
Day 7 Leave for Hurghada and check in at hotel
Day 8 Hurghada: day at leisure
Day 9 Hurghada: day free
Day 10 Ferry transfer to Sharm El Sheikh.
Day 11 Sharm El Sheikh: day at leisure
Day 12 Evening transfer to St Catherine
Day 13 Climb Mount Moses, visit the monastery. Return to Sharm
Day 14 Coach travel to Cairo. Overnight at hotel.
Day 15 Transfer to Cairo APT. End of tour
As the Egyptian Tourist Authority says, Egypt Has It All – from Cairo with the Pyramids and the Sphinx, the largest collection of antiquities in the Egyptian Museum with the astonishing treasures of the boy-king Tutankhamun, to the luxury Nile cruises, desert safaris, diving and snorkelling in the Red Sea and ancient history with unbelievable sites like the famous Valley of the Kings holding the tombs of the Pharaohs.
During this unique journey, you will not only visit the pyramids, ancient temples, tombs, churches and mosques.
You will also have a chance to enjoy the majestic Nile like the pioneering voyagers – aboard a luxury Nile Cruise Liner.
Stay in Hurghada and Sharm el Sheikh – both delightful Red Sea Resorts. See St Catherine and climb Mount Moses. Wander through the lively open air market places or Souqs.
Travelling through Egypt is definitely an experience you are bound to remember.