12 Days Family Tour Across the Essential Wonders of Egypt

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Tour Details

  • Duration: 12 Days / 11 Nights
  • Tour Location: Cairo – Luxor – Aswan – Hurghada
  • Tour Availability: Available Everyday
  • Pickup & Drop Off: Cairo Airport
  • Tour Type: Family

Hurghada, Cairo, and Nile Cruise in 12 Days Fantastic Family Vacation

Every family member who wants to experience wonderful moments worth remembering throughout the heavenly regions of Egypt is in for the thrill and excitement of a lifetime. Hurghada, Luxor, and Aswan are all essential components of a fantastic holiday in the historical and cultural towns of Cairo, and they provide the whole family with a limitless supply of excitement and tranquillity. The whole family will delight in the best service, plush lodgings, stunning Nile cruises, reliable transportation, round-the-clock customer support, and knowledgeable tour guides in this magnificent 12-day Egypt family travel package.

The great pyramids of Giza, the sphinx, the national museum, Khan El Khalili Bazaar, Hanging Church, and many more of Cairo’s magnificent natural and historical monuments will all be available for the whole family to enjoy. The whole family will be able to see all the beauty and magnificence between Luxor and Aswan, including the Luxor Temple, the Karnak Temple Complex, the Valley of the Kings, the Hatshepsut Temple, the Philae Temple, the Abu Simbel Temple, Edfu & Kom Ombo, and more, on a wonderful Nile cruise. A spectacular safari over the Sahara and snorkeling in the Red Sea’s underwater secret paradise will be possible from the city resort of Hurghada. One click will take you on the vacation of your dreams; see for yourself the immorally stunning splendor of Egypt.

Tour Highlights

Giza Attractions

  • Giza Pyramids
  • The Sphinx
  • The Valley Temple
  • Saqqara Step Pyramid
  • Memphis City

Cairo Attractions

  • The Egyptian Museum
  • The National Museum
  • Salah El-Din Citadel
  • Mohamed Ali Mosque
  • Khan El Khalili Bazaar

Luxor Attractions

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

Aswan Attractions

  • Abu Simbel Temples
  • Philae Temple
  • The Unfinished Obelisk
  • Aswan High Dam
  • Kom Ombo Temple

Tour Inclusions

  • 4 nights accommodation at 5* hotel in Cairo.
  • 3 Nights accommodation on 5* deluxe Nile cruise.
  • 4 nights accommodation at 5* hotel in Hurghada.
  • Domestic flight “Cairo to Aswan – Hurghada to Cairo”.
  • Entrance fees to all sites as indicated in the itinerary.
  • Private Egyptologist tour guide throughout your tours.
  • Meet and greet service at the Airport.
  • All transfers by a private A/C vehicle.
  • Mineral water and soft drinks.
  • Safari by Quads.
  • Snorkeling excursion.
  • All service charges & taxes.

Tour Exclusions

  • International Airfare.
  • Egypt entry visa.
  • Tipping.

Tour Itinerary

Day One: Getting to Cairo

Our representative will meet and welcome the family when they land in Cairo, assist them with their paperwork, and carry their bags. The family will then be transported to their hotel in Cairo where they may check-in and relax in a private A/C vehicle.

Your tour guide will take the entire family to the Giza plateau at night for a captivating sound and light display while teaching them about the history of ancient Egypt. The whole family will have supper at a neighborhood eatery before spending the night at a hotel in Cairo.

Food: Dinner

Visit the Giza Pyramids Complex on Day Two.

The whole family will have breakfast at their hotel in Cairo before traveling with your tour guide to see:

Giza Pyramids Complex

The Giza Pyramids complex, which dates back more than 4500 years and is full of fascinating marvels, is one of the greatest architectural accomplishments of humankind. like as

The Great Pyramid

King Khufu’s amazing doorway to the skies, the huge Giza Pyramid, was built about 2600 BC by his vizier Hemiunu. King Khufu reigned from 2609 BC to 2584 BC. One of the final seven wonders of the ancient world, it is also one of the biggest and tallest buildings in the world, standing 147 meters (481 feet) tall and weighing a total of 6 million tonnes.

The Great Sphinx

One of the earliest, biggest, and most well-known man-made sculptures in the world, the Great Sphinx of Pharaoh Khafre (2558–2532 BC) is the divine defender of Egypt. It was carved from a single block of limestone in the form of a lion’s body and a man’s head.

The Valley Temple

The Valley Temple is a historic hospital built for mummification procedures that may be located in the center of the Giza complex.

The whole family will have lunch at a magnificent restaurant with a view of the Pyramids and the Nile before traveling to:

Step Pyramid of Saqqara

Imhotep built the stately Step Pyramid of Saqqara between 2670 and 2650 BC, intending for it to serve as the Pharaoh Djoser’s burial complex.

City of Memphis

King Narmer established Memphis city as the first known capital of Egypt in 2925 BC. It was protected by Ptah of craftsmanship’s holiness. It was known by the Greek name “Aigyptos,” which later acquired the name “Egypt” we use today.

For the night, the whole family will return to their hotel.

breakfast and lunch

Day 3: Tour Old Cairo’s Magnificent Attractions

The family will have breakfast at the hotel in the morning before going on a tour with their guide to see:

The Egyptian Museum

Since its opening in 1901, the Egyptian Museum has provided a collection of monuments and artifacts that span more than 5000 years, making it a cultural treasure constructed to survive.

The whole family will have lunch in Cairo before traveling to:

Citadel of Salah El Din

The heavenly Cairo Citadel was built between 1176 and 1182 and served as the seat of Egypt’s administration for more than 500 years, up to the 1860s. The citadel has several mosques and museums with magnificent Islamic architecture and ornamentation.

Mosque of Mohamed Ali

The Mohamed Ali Mosque is a work of unsurpassed beauty that was built between 1830 and 1848 as a representation of liberty and independence. The walls of this mosque, which came to be known as “The Alabaster Mosque” because white alabaster was used in their construction straight from the great Giza pyramids, are a stunning example of Ottoman architecture.

The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization

The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization (NMEC), which was inaugurated in 2017 to present Egypt’s historical and cultural history, is a gate to the magnificent heritage of ancient Egypt. About 50,000 objects dating from the Pharaonic, Greco-Roman, Coptic, Islamic, and modern eras are housed at the museum. 18 monarchs and 4 queens who date back more than 4500 years may be found in the hall of mummies.

Market in Khan El Khalili

The Khan El-Khalili market, built-in 970 AD and home to several wonderful artifacts is the largest retail complex in the Middle East and the premier location for shopping in Cairo.

The whole family will return to their Cairo hotel to spend the night.

breakfast and lunch

Fly to the magnificent city of Aswan on day four.

After breakfast, the whole family will check out of their hotel in Cairo and go to the airport to board their flight to Aswan. Everyone will depart to explore after they have met their tour guide:

High Dam at Aswan

A contemporary marvel, the Aswan High Dam was constructed in the early 1960s to manage floods, save water for the man-made lake Nasser, and generate hydroelectricity.

The Unfinished Obelisk

The Hatshepsut Unfinished Obelisk (1507–1458 BC) might provide some insight into the amazing workmanship of the ancient Egyptians. The biggest obelisk ever made, it was intended to be placed in the Karnak temple but was damaged while being carved.

Temple of Philae

The Philae Temple is a historical site designed to display Egyptian tales. It was built in the Ptolemaic period (7th century BC) to commemorate the Goddess of Motherhood Isis.

After lunch and supper, the family will board their 5-star Nile Cruise and spend the night there.

Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Day 5: Visit the enchanting Abu Simbel Temples and afterward sail to Kom Ombo

The whole family will make their breakfast boxes before traveling in a private A/C vehicle with their tour guide to experience the magnificent:

Abu Simbel Temples

The magnificent Abu Simbel Temples of Ramses the Great are two extraordinary works of art built to provide insight into the illustrious legacy of Ozymandias (1303-1213 BC). In 1264 BC, he built a temple that commemorates his triumph in the Battle of Kadesh, pays homage to Amun, Ra-Horakhty, and Ptah, and displays his affection for his wife Nefertari. As part of the UNESCO rescue effort, it was replaced on the western side of Lake Nasser in the 1960s.

The whole family will go to the Nile Cruise to have lunch and supper and stay the night.

Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Day Six: Visit the Edfu and Kom Ombo Temples and then sail to Luxor

On the Nile Cruise, the whole family will have breakfast next.

Temple of Kom Ombo

The two temples at Kom Ombo were built as a tribute to Horus the Elder and the crocodile deity Sobek of the Nile. It was one of the last monuments built between 180 BC and 47 BC during the Ptolemaic era.

Temple of Edfu

One of the best-preserved temples in Upper Egypt is the Edfu Temple, home to the deity Horus, the sky falcon, who is the patron of divine protection and triumph. It was constructed between 237 BC and 57 BC during the Ptolemaic dynasty and is renowned for providing extensive knowledge about ancient Egyptian religion and beliefs.

The whole family will return to their Nile Cruise for lunch, supper, and overnight lodging.

Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Day Seven: Explore Luxor’s heavenly wonders

The whole family will have breakfast aboard the Nile Cruise in the morning, check out, and then go with their tour guide to see Luxor’s attractions, which include:

Sacred Complex of Karnak

The Karnak Temples complex was built over 1700 years, from the Middle Kingdom (2000-1700 BCE) through the Ptolemaic Kingdom (305-30 BCE), and is the largest open-air temple complex in the world. The Complex commemorates the Theban trinity of Amun, Khunso, and Mut and displays a variety of amazing ancient Egyptian architectural marvels, including the magnificent Hypostyle Hall, many precincts, and the fabled Avenue of Sphinxes, which is directly linked to Luxor temple.

The Kings’ Valley

The Valley of the Kings served as a time capsule containing royal riches for 500 years, from the sixth to the eleventh century BC, during the new monarchy (1570–1050 BC). It has 63 elaborate tombs belonging to well-known kings and queens, including Hatshepsut, Seti I, Tutankhamun, and the whole Ramses dynasty.

Temple of Hatshepsut

The magnificent Hatshepsut Temple, which houses many shrines to Hathor, Anubis, and Amun, was carved out of the Deir el-Bahari cliffs in 1479 BC to celebrate the tremendous legacy of Hatshepsut.

Memnon’s Colossi

Amenhotep III (r. 1386–r. 1350 BC) erected the Colossi of Memnon in his likeness. It is 18 m (60 ft) tall and made of Quartzite. It has incredible carvings regarding his heritage and family.

The whole family will have lunch at a neighborhood eatery in Luxor before traveling by private A/C car to Hurghada to check into their 5-star hotel for the night.

Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Day 8: Scuba diving in Hurghada’s the Red Sea

After breakfast, the whole family will leave with the tour guide to meet the snorkeling instructor, who will get them all ready for their exciting underwater journey to see all the marine treasures found at the bottom of the red sea, such as marvelous colorful fish and magical coral reefs that create the most harmonious ecosystem.

The whole family will go to your hotel in Hurghada where they will dine, stay the night, and have their meals.

Meals: Soft drinks, breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Day Nine: Sahara Super Safari

After breakfast, the whole family will ride quad bikes with your tour guide to the Hurghada Sahara to spend the day in a Bedouin community. The family will have lunch along the road, and upon arrival, they will be greeted with a delectable barbecue meal and wonderful beverages while taking in the enchanting natural surroundings.

The family will return to their hotel for supper and to stay the night.

Meals: Soft drinks, breakfast, lunch, and dinner

In Hurghada, Day 10 is free.

A free day will be provided for the whole family in Hurghada so they may explore the city resort and go on their adventure. The whole family will spend the night at a hotel in Hurghada.

Meals: Soft drinks, breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Day 11: Travel to Cairo

The whole family will have breakfast, check out of the hotel, and then drive to the airport in Hurghada to board the aircraft to Cairo. You will then check into your hotel in Cairo for the night.

Dining: Breakfast

Day 12: Travel back home

Everyone will have breakfast on the last day of the family vacation in Egypt before being transported to the airport, where your 12-day trip to Cairo, the Nile Cruise, and Hurghada will come to an end and you will safely return home.

Dining: Breakfast

Hint: To meet your demands and fit your requirements, you may offer your opinions about including or omitting any trips from your tour schedule.

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