Remarkable trip to Cairo and Eyaru Dahabiya

from $4795
Duration
Duration:
11 Days
Type
Type:
Private Tour
Run
Run:
Wednesday & Thursday
Overview

Cruise the Nile on one of the most luxurious Dahabiyas out there, Eyaru Dahabiya. Sail between Luxor and Aswan after a short visit in Cairo where you will visit the highlights of Egypt’s capital, explore new destinations in Egypt as Eyaru takes you on unique routes to visit places only accessible while cruising on Eyaru. Get to walk around villages, visit local markets, and explore monuments along the Nile.

The Eyaru Dahabiya is plastic-free and the Dahabiya and everything on it completely handmade down to every plate and carpet. The Eyaru Dahabiya is all about the Egyptian spirit. You will get to experience the Egyptian culture and see the Egyptian spirit in everything around you. With a small number of people on deck, Eyaru will give you an intimate cruise experience with your family and friends.

 
 
Included
  • Meet and greet service by our representatives at airports
  • Assistance for our guest relations during your stay
  • Entry Visa for Egypt provided upon arrival Cairo Airport
  • All airport transfer by a private air-conditioned deluxe vehicle with Free WIFI
  • Accommodation for 3 nights in Cairo including daily breakfast.
  • Accommodation for 7 nights onboard Dahabiya on full board basis
  • Domestic flight Cairo/Luxor– Aswan/Cairo
  • All sightseeing tours in Cairo - privately guided tours
  • All sightseeing tours on the cruise sharing Dahabeya group
  • All sightseeing tours in Cairo, Luxor, and Aswan as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Entrance fees to all sites as indicated on the itinerary.
  • Tea, Coffee, and Soft Drinks during Meals on board your Dahabiya
  • Local English-speaking tour guide during your tours
  • Lunch at a good quality local restaurant
  • Bottled water during your tours and transfers
  • Free wifi service during your stay in Egypt
  • All service charges and applicable taxes included
 
 
Excluded
  • International Airfare
  • Any optional tours
  • Personal spending
  • Tipping Kitty
Itinerary
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Day 1: Arrival in Cairo - Welcome to land of Pharaohs

Your tour manager will meet and assist you at Cairo International Airport and provide an entry visa for Egypt and then he will escort you to your hotel by exclusive air-conditioned deluxe vehicle. At the hotel, the tour manager will assist you to have a smooth check-in and review your holiday itinerary with you to establish and confirm pick-up times for each tour.

Overnight in Cairo.

Day 2: Visiting the great Pyramids / Sakkara

After breakfast, you will be accompanied by your personal guide to Giza Plateau to visit the Great Pyramids of Cheops, Chefren and Mykerinus, and the famous Sphinx and Valley Temple facing the great statue. Lunch will be served in a good-quality restaurant, and then proceed to the Sakkara area to visit Sakkara Complex and the first pyramid ever built (Djoser Pyramid).

Overnight in Cairo.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch.

Visits: Great Pyramids of Giza, Sphinx, Valley Temple, Sakkara Complex, Djoser Pyramid.

Day 3: Cairo Sightseeing

Taking the breakfast at your hotel in Cairo and then you will be escorted by your private guide to visit: the Egyptian Museum. Lunch throughout the tour at a local restaurant. Continue driving to Islamic Cairo, where you will be able to explore Khan El Khalili, Cairo’s old bazaar.

Overnight in Cairo.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch.

Visits: Egyptian Museum, Islamic Cairo, Khan El Khalili.

Day 4: Time to Fly to Luxor

- Check out from your hotel in Cairo in the morning then transfer to Cairo Airport for your flight to Luxor where you will be met and assisted at Luxor Airport and transferred to your Luxurious Eyaru Dahabiya and embark in Luxor West Bank at Noon.
- Have lunch on board
- Go to the East Bank where you will visit the Luxor Temple and Karnak Temple
- Enjoy a delicious dinner

Overnight onboard your Dahabiya in Luxor West Bank.
Meals
: Lunch, Dinner.

Day 5: Sunday - Luxor West Bank

- After breakfast, visit Luxor West Bank

- Enjoy Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut, and Colossi of Memnon
- Enjoy lunch while sailing
- Have dinner on board

Overnight before Esna Lock.
Meals:
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.


Day 6: Monday - Esna

- Spend an early morning crossing Esna lock and having breakfast onboard
- Visit Esna Temple
- Enjoy sailing on the Nile
- Have lunch while sailing and enjoy some tea time during sunset
- Enjoy dinner on board

Overnight onboard your Dahabiya at Hegaz Village.
Meals:
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Day 7: Tuesday - Edfu

- After having an appetizing breakfast, sail to Edfu.
- Visit Edfu Temple
- Having lunch while sailing
- Upon arrival at Bassawa Island, enjoy meeting one of the local family and see their farm.
- Enjoy dinner onboard

Overnight onboard at Bassawa Island.
Meals:
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.



Day 8: Wednesday - Gebel El-Silsila & Kom Ombo

- Enjoy breakfast onboard while sailing to Gebel El-Silsila
- Visit Gebel El-Silsila
- Having lunch while sailing
- Visit the Kom Ombo Temple in the afternoon
- Sail to Aswan
- Enjoy a special dinner

Overnight onboard near Fares Village.
Meals:
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.



Day 9: Thursday - Sightseeing in Aswan

- After breakfast, enjoy High Dam, Unfinished Obelisk, and Philae Temple

Overnight onboard in Aswan.
Meals:
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Day 10: Friday - Aswan & Optional Trip to Abu Simbel

- Free day in Aswan or optional tour to visit Abu Simbel Temples.

Overnight onboard your Dahabiya in Aswan.
Meals:
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Day 11: Final Departure

Breakfast and disembarkation then transfer to Aswan Airport for your final departure via Cairo Airport.

Meals: Breakfast.

Prices
Accommodation Plan

Prices
MAY-SEPT
$ 4795 Per Person in Double Suite
OCT-APRIL
$ 4995 Per Person in Double Suite
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 December 31st, 2021. Please inquire for pricing over Christmas, New Year’s, and Easter holidays

Children Policy
  • Up to 2 years: FREE
  • Age from 2 and below 6 years: 25% of adult price
  • Age from 6 up to 11 years: 50% of adult price
  • Ages 12 and Up: adult price.

Notes :

  • Children policy is applied to children who share rooms with their parents ( Maximum 1 Child sharing parent's room )
  • If your tour includes airfare, additional charges for your children may apply.
Booking Policy

We are offering a low down payment of just 10% to secure your spaces on the tour including hotel room, cruise cabin, domestic flight ticket, and other travel-related services. The remaining balance can be paid up to two days prior to your arrival date or in cash upon arrival at the destination to your tour manager, therefore, making your booking a risk-free investment.

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.

Cancellation Policy
  • In case you cancel your trip, the following scale of charges will be applied:

From the date of booking until 61 days before your arrival date, 10% of the entire tour price will be charged.
Between 60 and 31 days before your arrival date, 20% of the entire tour price will be charged.
Between 30 and 15 days before your arrival date, 50% of the entire tour price will be charged.
Between 14 and 1 days before your arrival date, 100% of the entire tour price will be charged.
 
Additionally, there are cancellation fees on all domestic flights within Egypt. If you cancel a tour at any time, you will be subject to any fees according to the airline’s cancellation policy.

 

  • Emergency Cancellation Policy

Memphis Tours offers a very flexible cancelation policy in case the government or the airline issues a travel warning from/to your departure country and destination. We, at Memphis Tours, prioritize your well-being and safety above all else and for that reason, we have adapted our cancellation policy to reflect our values. Familiarize yourself with our full payment policy, cancellation and refund conditions.

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