Egypt Round Trip Over Christmas incl. Nile Cruise
Have you had enough of the cold weather and want to see a bit of sun? Ever thought about spending Christmas in a beautiful hot country? Ever wanted to spend Christmas day on a luxury cruise ship?
Enjoy your Christmas holidays with us, we will take you on a tour which will allow you to visit Cairo, Giza, Aswan, Luxor sightseeing. You will get to see Pyramids, Sphinx, Valley temple, Sakkara and Memphis, High Dam and Temple of Philae in Aswan, Kom Ombo temple and Edfu temple, Karnak temples and Luxor temple in East bank of the Nile, Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut temple and colossi of Memnon, You will then celebrate Christmas aboard the five stars Luxury Nile Cruise whilst sailing in the River Nile.
Day # 1: 22nd, Dec Arrival Cairo ( Xmas Nile Cruise tour )
Albaraa Travel representative will meet you at Cairo international airport beyond passport control to handle your Egyptian entry visa. then will be accompanied to your hotel for check-in. Tonight, relax or enjoy an optional evening of out of this world entertainment as we go to the Pyramids for the incredible Sound and Light Spectacular after you will return to your hotel.
Day # 2: 23rd, Dec Giza Sightseeing Tours,
Your Second day will start by a relaxing breakfast at the hotel in Cairo your own private English speaking Egyptologist guide will take you to Sakkara that is part of Memphis’s massive necropolis, and the burial site of the most ancient Pharaohs where you will see the first pyramids ever built in Egypt “Step Pyramid of King Djoser that was designed by Imhotep, the ancient Egyptian architect also you will visit the Teti Pyramid and tombs in Sakkara then a relaxing drive to the famous Giza Plateau, home of Egypt’s GREATEST attractions to visit The Great Pyramids, ONE of the Seven Wonders of the ancient world including the Great Pyramid of Cheops, middle pyramids of Chephren and the little one of Mykerinos with camel ride and family photo in front of Pyramids, then visit the mysterious Sphinx, the Father of Terror for the ancient pharaohs, the visit includes visit to the valley temple facing the great sphinx with option visit to the solar boat this was a boat used to carry the pharaoh’s mummy across the Nile, and then buried at the foot of the pyramid for his use in the afterlife then you will be transferred back to your hotel for a peaceful over night stay in Cairo
Day # 3: 24th, Dec Cairo sightseeing ( Xmas Nile Cruise Holiday )
Your third day will start by a full day tour to visit the world-renowned Museum of Egyptian Antiques that was built in neo-classical style designed by the French architect Marcel Dourgnon which exhibits a collection now over 120000 masterpieces ranges from pre-dynastic era, Pharaonic era to the Greco-roman period in Egypt including the treasures of the child King Tutankhamen, Pharaonic Gods and Goddess, with option visit to the mummies room at the Egyptian Museum where you may learn about the Great Egyptian civilization and the mummification art in ancient Egypt. Then you will also visit the Citadel of Saladin that is overlooking the city from the Muqattam Hills and Mohammed Ali Alabaster Mosque inside that was built in Turkish style and very similar to the Blue Mosque in Turkey and simply considered to be one of the landmarks in Cairo whose minaret can be seen from any part of old Cairo then visit the Christian heritage in Coptic Cairo including some of the early religious monuments of the city such as the hanging church or the suspended church this basilica church was named for its location on top of the south gate of the Fortress of Babylon the church became the center of the Christian Church of Egypt you will visit also the famous Jewish heritage in Cairo including Ben Ezra Synagogue the temple contains a Jewish heritage library, containing documents found here in 1896 that describe the economic and social conditions of Jews under Arab rule as well as descriptions of relations between various Jewish sects from there you will be transferred to Giza train station to board the Sleeping train to Luxor and overnight stay aboard the train
Day # 4: 25th, Dec Nile Cruise – Luxor Sightseeing Tours
Your fourth day will start by meeting our travel REP at your hotel in Luxor. Then you will be transferred by private air-conditioned vehicle to start your vacation in Egypt at Christmas aboard the ship. Lunch is served aboard, followed by a guided tour to visit the most famous Karnak and Luxor Temples. Back to your ship for afternoon tea and dinner, overnight stay aboard the ship in Luxor.
Day # 5: 26th, Dec Nile Cruise Holiday
Breakfast on board, followed by a guided visit to the West Bank of the Nile in Luxor to visit the Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut Temple at El Deir EL Bahari, and the Colossi of Memnon. Back to the ship for lunch and an afternoon tea during sailing to Edfu. Dinner and overnight aboard in Edfu.
Day # 6: 27th, Dec Nile Cruise Holiday
Breakfast on board the ship, then you will be taken on a guided visit to visit Horus temple in Edfu. Back to the ship, start sailing to Kom Ombo. Lunch on board. A guided visit to the temple shared by the two gods Sobek and Haroeris. Sail to Aswan, dinner and overnight stay.
Day # 7: 28th, Dec Disembarkation – Aswan – Cairo
Early morning trip to Abu Simbel by car, back to Aswan to visit the High Dam, the Unfinished Obelisk, and the majestic Philae Temple during sailing by a small motor boat, visit the Botanical Garden. Transfer to Aswan airport to fly back to Cairo with direct transfer to your hotel in Cairo for check in and overnight stay in Cairo.
Day # 8: 29th, Dec Cairo / Home
Breakfast at your hotel in Cairo then you will be transferred to Cairo airport to fly back home.
– All transfers by private air-conditioned deluxe vehicles
– Egyptian entry visa upon arrival Cairo airport – Interior flight tickets from Aswan – Cairo with Egyptair
– Accommodation for 3 nights in Cairo hotel of your choice with breakfast from the list below
– Accommodation for 1 night on board the sleeping train
– Accommodation for 3 nights on board cruise Aswan-Luxor on full board
– Tour to Pyramids, Sphinx, Valley temple, Sakkara and Memphis
– Tour to the High Dam and Temple of Philae in Aswan – XMASS dinner and Party aboard the cruise ship
– Tour to Kom Ombo temple and Edfu temple enroute
– Tour to Karnak temples and Luxor temple in East bank of the Nile
– Tour to Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut temple & colossi of Memnon
– Felucca ride in Luxor with sunset attendance
– Lunch meals (open buffet) during tours in Giza & Cairo
– Entrance fees to the sights in Giza, Cairo, Aswan and Luxor
– English speaking guide in Giza, Cairo, Aswan and Luxor
– Service charges and taxes included
– Personal Expenses
All about the Egypt Christmas Tour Package.
TOUR TYPE: Egypt tour Package
TOUR LENGTH: 8 Days / 7 Nights
LOCATION: Cairo, Aswan, Luxor
SCHEDULE: Daily departure
All our tour guides in Cairo are knowledgeable Egyptologist with at least 5 years experience. Also, they have academic qualifications to make your tour such a success.
25% down payment required to secure the booking and can be done online by Credit card, Visa and Master or bank transfer
75% balance will be required on arrival in Egypt and can be paid by credit cards or cash
Booking of your trip will be complete and confirmed by your tour designer as soon as we receive the 25% down payment
Egypt Accessible Tours & Travels
we offer travel experiences for travelمers with many types of physical disability. We are specialized in disabled travel in Egypt and Jordan. We offer private and customized accessible tours in Egypt for individuals, families and groups. Just send us your request details. Selected tours and shore excursions from the Europe cruises, Mediterranean cruises, and African cruises.
Extra charge for Wheelchair travelمer to provide:
1. Personal care from our staff throughout the trip
2. Accessible modern air-conditioned vehicles provided
3. Selected hotels & Nile cruises with accessible room/cabin facilities
4. Wheelchair if required
What To Bring
– Comfortable shoes
– Photo/Video Camera
– Warm clothes in winter
– Cotton clothes in summer
– Passport valid for 6 months
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