13 Days Cultural Treasures of Egypt Group Holiday

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Tour Details

  • Duration: 13 Days / 12 Nights
  • Tour Location: Cairo – Luxor – Aswan – Alexandria – Hurghada
  • Tour Availability: Available Everyday
  • Pickup & Drop Off: Cairo Airport
  • Tour Type: Group

13 days group tour to Cairo, Alexandria, Luxor, Aswan, and Hurghada

A group of tourists from across the world has the opportunity to discover all of Egypt’s historical and cultural riches while traveling through the divine cities of Cairo, Alexandria, Luxor, Aswan, and Hurghada thanks to the country’s many astounding marvels. The whole party will have the finest 13 days of their lives and take advantage of the best services, including luxurious lodging, tranquil transportation, round-the-clock customer support, a magnificent Nile Cruise, and knowledgeable tour guides. Dreams have no bounds, and Egypt is a mythical nation home to great archaeological monuments like the Salah el-Din Citadel, the Khan El Khalili Bazaar, the Giza Pyramid Complex, and the Sphinx. The best way to see Philae Temple, Edfu & Kom Ombo, Abu Simbel Temple, Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut Temple, Luxor Temple, Karnak Temple Complex, and other sites is on a magnificent Nile Cruise between Luxor and Aswan. Hurghada, a magnificent city resort, will help illuminate the many treasures of these lands and waterways. A 13-day grand group vacation in Egypt will provide memories that, when recalled, will always make people smile.

Tour Highlights

Cairo Attractions

  • Cairo Pyramids
  • The National & Egyptian Museums
  • Salah El-Din Citadel
  • Khan El Khalili Bazaar

Alexandria Attractions

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

Luxor Attractions

  • Karnak Temples
  • Hatshepsut Temple
  • Valley of the Kings
  • Luxor Temple
  • Edfu Temple

Aswan Attractions

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

Tour Inclusions

  • 4 nights accommodation at 5* hotel in Cairo.
  • 3 Nights accommodation on 5* deluxe Nile Cruise.
  • 4 nights in hotel accommodation in Hurghada.
  • 1 Night in hotel accommodation in Luxor.
  • Flight tickets “Cairo to Aswan – Hurghada to Cairo”.
  • Meet and assist service at Cairo airport.
  • All your tours and excursions by a private A/C car.
  • The service of meet and assist at all your destinations.
  • Private Egyptologist Guide throughout your trips.
  • All transfers by private modern cars.
  • Snorkeling excursion.
  • Entrance fees to all the sights in the itinerary.
  • All service charges and taxes

Tour Exclusions

  • Tipping.
  • Egypt entry visa.
  • International Airfare.
  • Any other items have not been mentioned.

Tour Itinerary

Day One: Sound and Light Show at Cairo Arrival

When the party reaches the airport in Cairo, our representative will help them with their bags and complete all the necessary paperwork for their passport entries. The whole party will be driven to their reserved 5-star hotel in a separate air-conditioned vehicle, where everyone will check-in and unwind.

The entire group will travel with their tour guide to see the magnificent sound and light show at the Giza pyramid complex during the evening, which will tell the epic story of how the ancient Egyptian civilization developed along the banks of the Nile River. Following the show, the group will eat dinner at a restaurant before traveling back to their hotel for the night.

Food: Dinner

Hotel in Cairo overnight

Day Two: Explore Memphis City & the Pyramids

The whole group will have breakfast together in the morning before heading off on their group vacation trip in a private A/C vehicle, commencing with:

Giza Pyramids Complex

Within the complex, which comprises the following, are the biggest archaeological structures ever constructed throughout the 5000-year history of ancient Egypt:

The Great Pyramid

With a height of 147 meters and a weight of 6 million tonnes, the Pyramid of Pharaoh Khufu (2609–2584 BC) is still the only one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World that is still intact. It contains the Great King’s Chamber, the Queen’s Chamber, the Grand Valley, the Big Void, and other structures.

The Great Sphinx

During his reign between 2558 BC and 2532 BC, the legendary pharaoh Khafre carved the largest man-made statue on earth, which bears his visage and holds the body of a lion, to preserve his history. The dream Steele of Thutmose IV, which was put to the statue around 1404 BC, is located between its feet.

The Valley Temple

To preserve the corpses of the Royal family of the 4th dynasty, the Valley temple was built at the beginning of the ancient kingdom, in 2600 BC.

After eating lunch at a restaurant with a view of the Pyramids and the Nile, the whole party will go with their tour guide to:

Step Pyramid of Saqqara

King Djoser’s tomb complex, the “Saqqara Pyramid,” was built between 2670 and 2650 BC according to the vizier Imhotep’s prophetic vision.

City of Memphis

The magnificent city of Memphis, which was built in 2925 BC under the divine protection of the god of art and craftsmanship Ptah, served as Egypt’s first capital. The modern name “Egypt” has its roots in the city of Memphis’ old Greek name “Aigyptos.”

The whole party will then make the trip back to your accommodation in Cairo for the night.

breakfast and lunch

Hotel in Cairo overnight

Day Three: Travel to Alexandria, a Special City.

Following a leisurely breakfast, the complete party will travel in a private A/C car with their tour guide to see:

Kom El Shoqafa’s catacombs

The distinctive Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa, which have three floors and the most fascinating fusion of ancient Egyptian and Hellenistic art, were created in the Greco-Roman period in the second century BC.

Pompey’s Pillar

To house the purported bones of General Pompey, the 33.85 m-tall Great Pillar of Pompey was constructed in 300 AD.

Citadel of Qaitbay

In 1447 AD, on the same site as the Lighthouse of Alexandria and utilizing salvaged building materials, the exceedingly unusual fortification of Qaitbay was constructed.

After eating lunch at a neighborhood eatery in Alexandria, the party will continue their trip to look at:

Alexandria Library

The magnificent Alexandria Bibliotheca, one of Egypt’s greatest libraries, was constructed in 2002. In addition to housing the world’s largest collection of francophone books, it also has several art galleries, internal museums, and other amenities.

To enjoy the nighttime, the complete party will return to their hotel in Cairo.

breakfast and lunch

Hotel in Cairo overnight

Fly to the magnificent city of Aswan on day four.

After breakfast, everyone in the party will check out of their hotel in Cairo and ride with their tour guide in a private A/C car to the Cairo Airport to catch their flight to Aswan. The group will begin their exploration after they have met their tour guide:

High Dam at Aswan

In the middle of the 1960s, the magnificent high dam of Aswan was built to generate hydroelectricity and save the waters from the yearly floods.

The Unfinished Obelisk

The fabled shattered obelisk of Pharaoh Hatshepsut (1508-1458 BC) was intended to be 42 meters tall and weigh 1200 tonnes, yet it now stands as a testament to the workmanship of ancient Egypt.

Temple of Philae

To preserve and display one of the greatest tales ever recounted in the history of ancient Egypt, the mythical temple of the goddess of Motherhood, Isis, was created in the 7th century BC during the Ptolemaic dynasty.

Everyone will go to their 5-star Nile cruise to have lunch and supper and stay the night.

Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

From Cairo to Aswan via plane

Throughout the night: on the Cruise

Day 5: Visit the Mysterious Abu Simbel Temples.

The whole party will get their breakfast boxes before traveling in a private A/C vehicle with their tour guide to see:

Abu Simbel Temples

By winning the Battle of Kadesh and praising Amun, Ra-Horakhty, Ptah, and himself in addition to his loving wife Queen Nefertari, Ozymandias (1303–1213 BC) built a magnificent reputation and legacy that is told in the ethereal two temples of Abu Simbel.

Everyone will travel together to the Nile Cruise, where they will spend the night and have lunch and supper.

Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Throughout the night: on the Cruise

Day 6: Tour Edfu and Kom Ombo’s Mythical Temples

On the Nile Cruise, everyone will have breakfast before visiting:

Temple of Kom Ombo

Between 180 BC and 47 BC, the Greco-Roman period gave birth to the magnificent, unusual twin temples of Kom Ombo, which were built to worship Sobek and Horus the Elder and preserved important information about ancient Egypt’s calendar and medical procedures.

Temple of Edfu

On the same battlefield where Horus and his evil uncle Set, the deity of the desert, fought an epic battle, the supernatural temple of Edfu, the sky falcon god, was built between 237 BC and 57 BC. It is one of the best-preserved shrines in all of Egypt. It is dedicated to Horus, the sky falcon god of victory.

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

Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Throughout the night: on the Cruise

Day Seven: Explore Luxor’s heavenly wonders

The whole party will take breakfast on the Nile Cruise in the morning, check out, and then proceed with their tour guide to view the magnificent monuments of Luxor, such as:

Temple of Karnak

Sacred of holies Between the start of the middle kingdom in 2000 BC and the commencement of the Ptolemaic kingdom in 30 BC, a period of 1700 years saw the rise of the complex of Karnak temples as the center of Egyptian religion. The complex, which is home to the iconic Hypostyle Hall, many precincts of Amun-Re and Mut, and other attractions, is known for being the most amazing open-air museum on earth.

The whole party will depart for their 5-star hotel in Luxor for lunch before continuing in the evening to explore:

Luxor Temple by Night

The ghostly Luxor temple, which was constructed in 1400 BC during the New Kingdom (1570–1050 BC), is a representation of beauty. The temple’s major function was to host the magnificent Opet celebration, which symbolized the revitalization of the kingdom, as well as the coronations of kings like Ramses the Great and Amenhotep III. Between the complex of Karnak temples and the Luxor temple stands the fabled Avenue of Sphinxes.

After dinner, everyone will return to their hotel to stay the night.

breakfast and lunch

Nighttime: Luxor Hotel

Day 8: Discover Western Luxor’s Wonders

After breakfast, everyone in the group will check out and go with their tour guide to explore:

The Kings’ Valley

In the middle of a mysterious hill that is subterranean, the amazing valley of the kings has served as the primary resting place for 63 tombs that belong to the kings and queens of the new kingdom (1570 – 1050 BC) from the 18th to the 20th century.

Temple of Hatshepsut

To celebrate the enormous heritage of the high priestess and wife of Amun, Hatshepsut, the temple was carved into the rock face of the Deir el Bahari cliffs in 1479 BC. It also served as a model for the classical architecture of the new kingdom of ancient Egypt.

Before visiting, the whole party will eat their lunch.

Memnon’s Colossi

To honor his family and the gods, Amenhotep III (1386 BC–1350 BC) had two sculptures made in his likeness from quartzite that stood 18 meters (60 feet) tall.

The whole party will travel to Hurghada in a luxury air-conditioned vehicle before checking into their hotel for the night.

Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Hotel in Hurghada overnight

Day nine: Free Day in Hurghada

The remainder of the day will be free for the whole party to enjoy Hurghada, a city resort on the Red Sea, in all its natural beauty and calm. The party will stay the night and have breakfast, lunch, and supper at their hotel in Hurghada.

Meals: Soft drinks, breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Hotel in Hurghada overnight

Day ten: Hurghada’s Red Sea snorkeling

After eating breakfast, the party will travel out with their tour guide to meet the snorkeling teacher, who will lead them all around the Red Sea’s wonderful, vibrant underwater world. The whole party will have their lunch and supper there, as well as stay the night.

Meals: Soft drinks, breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Hotel in Hurghada overnight

Day 11 is free in Hurghada.

A leisurely free day will be provided for the whole party in Hurghada so they may enjoy themselves and explore the city resort. The whole party will have breakfast, lunch, and supper there, and they will stay the night.

Meals: Soft drinks, breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Hotel in Hurghada overnight

Day Twelve: Travel to Cairo

After eating breakfast, everyone will check out of their hotel and go to the airport in Hurghada to board a flight to Cairo, where they will begin their exploration of the city’s many attractions.

The Egyptian Museum

Since it first welcomed visitors in 1901, the enchanted Egyptian museum has been located in the heart of Cairo, showcasing the magnificent treasures of ancient Egypt.

After eating lunch as a group at a restaurant in Cairo, the trip will continue by stopping at:

Citadel of Salah El Din

On top of Cairo’s highest point, the enigmatic and lasting Salah el-Din Citadel was constructed between 1176 and 1182 AD as the seat of the Egyptian government. Numerous inner castles, museums, mosques, art galleries, and other buildings can be found all across the citadel.

Mosque of Mohamed Ali

A stunning example of Ottoman architecture, the mosque of Mohammed Ali was built between 1830 and 1848 AD using Alabaster stones obtained from the magnificent Giza pyramids.

The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization

The NMEC was established in 2017 to throw some light on the 50000 artifacts that had been collected from the beginning of ancient Egypt’s history more than 5000 years ago to the present. The hall of mummies, which contains 20 magnificent mummies of kings and queens, is the museum’s stunning crown jewel.

Market in Khan El Khalili

When Khan El Khalili Bazaar was built in 970 AD, it was intended to be the ideal shopping destination in all of Egypt, replete with the most priceless products and antiquities.

The whole party will return to their hotel in Cairo after the day after spending the night there.

breakfast and lunch

From Hurghada to Cairo via plane

Hotel in Cairo overnight

Day 13: Finish Your Tour and Fly Home

The 13-day group trip of Cairo, the Nile Cruise, Alexandria, and Hurghada will come to a close after everyone has their breakfast and has been transferred to the airport for their flight 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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