Pyramids & The Oberoi Philae at Easter 2020

from $4329
Duration:
8 Days
Type:
Small Group Tour
Run:
11th or 12th April 2020.

See Egypt in style over Easter holidays. Explore Cairo and the Pyramids, cruise the Nile from Aswan to Luxor aboard the Oberoi Philae Nile cruise. On your Nile cruise, you will see the massive temples up and down the Nile Valley, including Karnak and Philae Temples.

Included:
  • Skip the airport line with our Fast Track service upon arrival at Cairo International Airport
  • Meet and greet service by our representatives at airports  
  • Assistance of our guest relations during your stay  
  • Entry Visa for Egypt provides upon arrival Cairo Airport 
  • All airport transfer by air-conditioned deluxe vehicle with Free WIFI 
  • Accommodation for 3 nights in Cairo including daily breakfast
  • Accommodation for 4 nights onboard the Oberoi Philae Nile Cruise on full board basis  
  • Domestic flight ticket Cairo to Aswan and Luxor to Cairo 
  • All sightseeing tours in Cairo - 
  • All sightseeing tours on the Nile cruise sharing cruise group    
  • Entrance fees to all sites as indicated on the itinerary
  • Local English-speaking tour guide during your tours in Egypt 
  • Meals at hotel, Nile cruise and during your tours as mentioned in the itinerary 
  • Bottled water during outings outside of hotel or cruise ship 
  • Free WiFi service at hotel, Nile cruise and abroad vehicles  
  • All service charges and applicable taxes included
Excluded:
  • International Airfare
  • Any optional tours
  • Personal spendings
  • Tipping
Itinerary:
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Day 1: Arrival in Cairo - Welcome to the Land of the Pharaohs

Welcome to Cairo, Egypt (around the clock)
Your tour manager will meet and assist you at Cairo International Airport (arrival procedures) and provide you with your entry visa, and will then escort you to your hotel in an air-conditioned deluxe vehicle. At the hotel, your tour manager will assist you with a smooth check-in and review your vacation itinerary to establish and confirm pickup times for each tour. Overnight in Cairo at your 5-star hotel.
Welcome drink provided

Day 2: Pyramids and Cairo Sightseeing

After breakfast at your hotel, you will be accompanied by your personal guide to Giza Plateauto visit one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, the Great Pyramids of Cheops, Chefren, and Mykerinus, along with the famous Sphinx and Valley Temple. A visit to the Solar BoatMuseum in the pyramid area is included. Lunch will be served at a quality local restaurant. Then you’ll head out to the Egyptian Museum, where treasures of the boy king Tutankhamen await you. You’ll take a short drive to Islamic Cairo, where you will be able to explore Khan El Khalili, Cairo’s oldest and most alluring bazaar. Later, you’ll head back to the hotel and overnight in Cairo.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch.

Day 3: Fly from Cairo to Aswan - The Oberoi Philae Cruise

After breakfast, you’ll check out from the hotel in the morning and then transfer to Cairo Airport for your flight to Aswan - On arrival at Aswan International Airport, you will be met and assisted by our memphis Tours Representative and transferred to your Oberoi Philae Nile Cruise for embarkation.
- 12:00 hours–Embarkation from Aswan Port.
- 12:30 p.m. – Lunch
- 4:00 p.m. – Visit Nubian Museum by motor boat
- 7:30 p.m. – Dinner Overnight in Aswan
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Day 4: Nile Cruise Excursions

- 06:00 a.m. – Tea and coffee with cookies
- 06:30 a.m. – Private sun rise visit to Philae temple and High Dam
- 9:00 to 10.00 a.m. – Breakfast
- 9.00 a.m. – Sail to Komombo
- 10:00 a.m. to 12.00 noon. – Spa Time
- 1:00 p.m. – Visit the twin temple of Kom ombo. One side of the temple is dedicated to the Crocodile God Sobek, God ofFer tility and Creator of the World. The other side is dedicated to the Falcon God Haroeis, also known as Horus, the Elder.
- 2.00 p.m. – Lunch Sail to Edfu
- Afternoon Tea
- 7:30 p.m. – Cocktail reception with entertainment
- 8:00 p.m. – Dinner
- Overnight in Edfu
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Day 5: Nile Cruise Tours

- 7:00 a.m.- 9:00 a.m. – Breakfast
- 9:00 a.m. – Visit the Temple of Edfu, the best preserved temple of the ancient world, dedicated to Horus the Falcon God.Sail to Essna
- 1:00 p.m. – Lunch Cross the Essna Lock - Sail to Luxor
- 7:30 p.m. – Dinner Overnight in Luxor

Day 6: Luxor Nile Cruise Excursions

- 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m.Breakfast
- 7:00 a.m.Visit the West Bank, to explore the West Bank of ancient Thebes. Visit Valley of the Kings, with its royal tombs, King Tut's tomb, Ramesses the 6th. This is followed by a visit to The temple of Medinet Habu, Dier El Madina and on the way back, stop at the Colossi of Memnon.
- 12:30 p.m.Lunch
- 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.Visit Luxor temple
- 7:30 p.m.Dinner
- Overnight in Luxor

Day 7: Oberoi Philae Nile Cruise - Disembarkation

- 7:00 to 8:00 a.m. – Breakfast
- 0800 a.m. – Visit Karnak temple
- Disembarkation and be transferred to Luxor airport for a flight to Cairo. Upon your arrival, you’ll be taken to your hotel in Cairo and stay overnight.
Meals: Breakfast.

Day 8: Cairo - Flight Back Home

After breakfast at your Cairo hotel, you’ll be transferred to Cairo International Airport for departure.
Meals: Breakfast.

Accommodation :
Diamond Accommodation:
Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at The First Residence
The Oberoi Philae Nile Cruise
Price
$ 4329 Per Person in Double Room

Charitable Giving:

We make a donation to the Magdi Yacoub Heart Foundation for each booking reserved. 

 

Prices
Price quotes are in US dollars per person per trip and are valid until April 30th, 2020, except during Christmas, New Year’s, and Easter holidays.

 
Payment Policy
Reservations should be made as early as possible to book your desired Nile cruise. Your booking will be secured upon receiving a deposit of 50% of your trip price to be paid 30 days before arrival. this deposit forms part of your final payment. Deposits can be made by credit card, wire transfer, or Western Union.

 

Oberoi Cancellation Policy

  •  The full amount of the cruise will be charged if cancellation is received less than 30 days prior to check-in date. 
  • 50% of the whole cruise amount will be charged if cancellation is received 60 to 31 days prior to check-in date.
  • 15 % of the whole cruise amount will be charged if cancellation is received after your confirmation.

Children Policy

Children under the age of seven (7) are not eligible for this tour.

Children must occupy a separate cabin, which will be charged at the normal rate.
 

Tipping
Tipping for a job well done is customary in Egypt, though not required. Please feel welcomed but not obliged to offer a tip to your guide.

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