Join us on an unforgettable journey to Egypt with our 9-day trip to Cairo and cruise with Sharm El Sheikh. This trip offers a unique blend of adventure, history,
and relaxation, taking you through the bustling city of Cairo and the tranquil shores of the Red Sea. Explore the ancient pyramids of Giza, marvel at the iconic Sphinx, and immerse yourself in this incredible destination’s fascinating culture and history. Then, set sail on a luxurious cruise ship down the Nile River, taking in the stunning scenery and visiting some of Egypt’s most famous temples and tombs.
Finally, unwind on the beautiful beaches of Sharm El Sheikh, where you can soak up the sun, swim in crystal-clear waters, and indulge in delicious cuisine. This trip promises to be an unforgettable experience, offering the best of Egypt in just nine days.
Cairo / Aswan / Luxor / Sharm El Sheikh
Cairo Airport or Hotel in Cairo
Upon your arrival at Cairo International Airport, you will be met and assisted by our representative, who will then escort you in an air-conditioned vehicle to your five-star hotel in the city.
Once you arrive at your hotel, our representative will assist you with check-in, then review your itinerary and schedule meeting times for the tours.
Enjoy some free time in your hotel
In the morning, a tour guide and driver will pick you up from your hotel in a private air-conditioned car to start your wonderful tour visit as follows...
The Pyramids of Giza are the only one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World still preserved today, and therefore one of the most famous buildings in the world. The three major pyramids of Giza include the Pyramid of Khufu, the Pyramid of Khafre, and the Pyramid of Mycrinus.
Some other smaller secondary pyramids, where for example the women of the pharaohs were buried, as well as labor villages, temples, and tombs.
Great Sphinx statue in Giza
The Great Sphinx of Giza is the largest Egyptian statue. It was carved from the limestone of the Giza plateau and represents a recumbent lion with a human head and the so-called veil of a name. Originally, the Sphinx was painted red ocher and had a chin beard, but this fell into antiquity.
The Egyptian Museum of Antiquities
Your trip will continue with a visit to the Egyptian Museum, where artifacts from the Pharaonic era are located. The museum displays a rare collection of 5,000 years of art, considered the most valuable collection of Egyptian art in the world.
More than 25,000 artifacts are on display, including an exhibit dedicated to Tutankhamun's treasure, furniture, and jewelry, kept in his tomb for more than 3,500 years before being discovered by Howard Carter in 1922.
We'll take a break and take the opportunity to eat and recharge. Lunch will be in a restaurant and Egyptian food (drinks not included).
Khan El Khalili Bazaar
After visiting the Egyptian Museum go see the beautiful Khan El Khalili, the famous Cairo main market. It is always crowded with tourists and locals alike. It is the beating heart of the Egyptian capital. Unleash yourself in the different markets where you will actually find everything and buy some nice local handicrafts.
After the tour, we will take you back to the hotel.
After your breakfast, you'll be driven by private A/C car to Cairo International Airport, where you'll catch a domestic flight to Aswan.
Your tour guide will accompany you once you arrive in Aswan to start your day tour by visiting...
Aswan High Dam
The Aswan Dam is a massive construction dating back to the 20th century, completed in 1970 and built to save Egypt from the annual floods caused by the Nile, the longest river in the world.
Our next stop will be the unfinished obelisk, located in the red granite quarry that was exploited during the reign of Queen Hatshepsut. This obelisk was designed to be the largest in ancient Egypt, with a height of 42 meters and a weight of 1,200 tons.
You will go to the island of Philae, between the old and new Aswan Dam, where the beautiful Temple of Philae is located. This temple is dedicated to the goddess Isis and is one of the four places where the myth of Isis, Osiris, and Horus revolves.
When the trip is over, you'll be transferred back to the Nile Cruise.
In the morning, our tour guide will take you from the Nile cruise to start your wonderful tour to visit it...
Kom Ombo Temple
On the banks of the Nile stands the Temple of Kom Ombo from the Ptolemaic period. It is a unique temple, the only double temple in ancient Egypt, where the falcon of Horus and God Sobek is the Temple of Kom Ombo in Egypt.
Of great importance because it is one of the most important sanctuaries of the Pharaonic era dedicated to Sobek. According to some legends, this crocodile-headed deity was the god of the Nile and the creator of the whole world.
Edfu temple is dedicated to the god Horus. It is considered one of the best-preserved temples in Egypt, and the most important after the Karnak Temple of Edfu was hidden under the sand for centuries until it was rediscovered by the French archaeologist Auguste Mariette in the mid-19th century.
Dinner on board and overnight on the Nile cruise.
In the morning, a tour guide and driver will pick you up from a Nile cruise by a private air-conditioned car to start your wonderful tour to visit...
Valley of the Kings
Valley of the Kings, where extraordinary tombs were discovered, those tombs were dug in the rocks of the desert, richly decorated and full of treasures for the afterlife of the pharaohs; you will visit three graves.
Temple of Queen Hatshepsut
Continue the tour to visit the Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el-Bahari; this magnificent temple dedicated to Queen Hatshepsut, the only female pharaoh rises from the desert plain in a series of terraces and merges with the limestone cliffs that surround it.
Statue of Memnon
The Colossi of Memnon are two colossal stone statues of Pharaoh Amenhotep III, and the reason behind their construction was to protect the funerary temple of Pharaoh Amenhotep III.
After completing your visit, our Egyptologist tour guide will take you on a Nile cruise in Luxor.
Dinner on board and overnight on the Nile cruise.
In the morning, our tour guide and driver will pick you up from the Nile cruise in a private air-conditioned car to start your wonderful tour of the beautiful city of Luxor. Start your tour with a visit to...
Karnak Temple is the largest in the world, and it has ruins dating back to the twenty-first century BC, in addition to many other monuments covering the seventh century AD. In other words, nearly 3,000 years of history in one temple.
Luxor Temple, built by Amenhotep III and then expanded by Ramses II, is the only temple that includes Pharaonic, Greco-Roman, Coptic, and Islamic monuments.
Later, you will be transferred to Luxor Airport to travel to Sharm El Sheikh via Cairo Airport (there is a light transit station at Cairo Airport), depending on the available domestic flight schedule.
Upon arrival in Sharm El Sheikh, your driver will pick you up from Airport in a private, air-conditioned vehicle to take you to your hotel in Sharm El-Sheikh...
Overnight in Sharm El Sheikh.
Enjoy an open day in Sharm El Sheikh, on the Red Sea.
Check out the top attractions in Sharm El Sheikh.
Overnight in Sharm El Sheikh.
You will have your breakfast. Then you will be transferred to Sharm El Sheikh Airport to travel to Cairo, when you arrive, our representative and driver will pick you up from Cairo Airport in a private, air-conditioned car to transfer you to your hotel in Cairo.
Open day in Cairo.
Please note if you wish to add any excursions upon arrival in Cairo.
Check out our Cairo Day Tours featuring a variety of activities in Cairo.
After your breakfast at the hotel, our representative will transfer you to the airport and assist you at the airport through the final check-out.
You can book the tour online or by calling, emailing, or chatting with us. If you want a custom trip or to change the schedule, please let us know right away and we'll get right on it.
Since each of our tours is a custom-tailored experience, the client is free to make any changes or additions they want to make their vacation truly unique.
We speak your language, so don’t worry we know the importance of language in communication, so all our tours are available in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, German, French, Chinese, and Japanese, and if there is any language required, we will do our best to provide it to you.
When and where the tour happens is completely up to us. If you want to start at a different time, you should write it in the comments section of your booking form or send an email.
We accept credit cards online in a safe way. Wire Transfer and PayPal are also ways to pay us.
You are more than welcome to leave a tip at the end of the trip if you were happy with the service. A gift that makes them feel important and happy would be great.