14 Days Trip to the Best of Egypt Tour Info:
- Duration: 14 Days / 13 Nights
- Tour Location: Giza / Cairo / Alexandria / Hurghada / Luxor / Edfu / Kom Ombo / Aswan / Abu Simbel
- Tour Availability: Available Everyday
- Pickup & Drop Off: Cairo International Airport
- Tour Type: Private
Enjoy an Unforgettable 14 Days Trip to the Best of Egypt
Live the spirit of adventure and enjoy the best historical destinations in the land of pharaohs with 14 Days Trip to the Best of Egypt. Witness the most top-level of beauty and allure among the most captivating monumental sites in the world. Explore Cairo legacies at Giza Pyramids, the Egyptian Museum, Salah El Din Citadel, and many more of Islamic and Coptic sightseeing of thousands of years. And amaze the glamour of the Hurghada Red Sea while you experience some wonderful activities. Another fabulous kind of joy awaits you in the Upper Egypt where you will board the Nile River over a super 5* deluxe Nile yacht to discover the greatest of Luxor including Karnak Temple, Valley of the Kings and Hatshepsut temple then sail to Aswan’s top attractions like Edfu and Kom Ombo Temples and many more.
- Giza Pyramids
- Saqqara Step Pyramid
- The Egyptian Museum
- Salah El-Din Citadel
- Khan El Khalili Bazaar
- Karnak Temple
- Luxor Temple
- Valley of the Kings
- Hatshepsut Temple
- Colossi of Memnon
- Philae Temple
- Abu Simbel Temple
- Aswan High Dam
- Unfinished Obelisk
- The Catacombs
- Citadel of Qaitbey
- Alexandria Library
- Pompey’s Pillar
- The service of greeting and assisting at Cairo airport.
- Flight tickets from Cairo to Hurghada.
- Flight tickets from Aswan to Cairo.
- Accommodation 4 nights at 5* hotel in Hurghada on All Inclusive basis.
- Accommodation 5 nights at 5* hotel in Cairo on Bed and Breakfast basis.
- Accommodation 4 nights at 5* deluxe Nile cruise on full board.
- Experienced tour guides through the tours.
- Transportation by modern air-conditioned vehicles.
- Admission fees to all the sights listed in the itinerary.
- Meals that are mentioned in the itinerary.
- All charges and taxes.
- International Airfare.
- Entry Visa to Egypt.
- Personal Expenses.
- Any Optional Tours.
Day One: Welcome to our Wonderful Country!
Start your 14 Days Trip to the Best of Egypt. You will be welcome and lead by an official representative from “Egypt Tours Inn” at Cairo Airport as your flight lands in Egypt. After completing the official processes and identifying your bags, your private tour guide will transport you to a 5* hotel in a premium air-conditioned car for a seamless check-in. Relax at the hotel until you begin your first steps in Egypt at night by enjoying the best special dinner meal over the waters of the Nile River in a very ideal atmosphere while having a detailed conversation with your professional tour guide about Egypt, as well as witnessing some local shows, belly dancing, and folklore concerts before returning to your hotel to spend the night.
Day 2: Visit the Egyptian Pyramids and fly to Hurghada.
After breakfast, prepare for a full day of nonstop attractions with one of our highly skilled tour guides to explore the greatest of Cairo historical sites, which include:
Pyramids of Giza Complex
The Giza Pyramids are the first thing that comes to mind when Egypt is mention, thus they have taken over as Egypt’s main image. Millions of travellers to Egypt still marvel at this incredibly well-known historical site, which was constructed during the 4th dynasty.
The Great Pyramid of Giza
The Giza Plateau is famous for its three huge pyramids. The Great Pyramid of King Cheops, on the other hand, remains the highest edifice in the ancient world. In addition to its enormous dimensions, the Great Pyramid took approximately 2,300,000 stone blocks to construct in order to house Pharaoh Cheops’ magnificent treasures and serve as his final resting place.
Sphinx of Giza
The Great Sphinx is the second most famous landmark on the Giza Plateau. It is thought to be a monument to Pharaoh Chephren and is the largest depiction of the Giza Plateau. Because of its unique design, which features a human head lion as a symbol of strength and knowledge, the scared Sphinx gained notoriety.
The Temple of the Valley
It’s also one of the most beautiful monumental components of the Giza Pyramids Complex. It was initially built as a temple for the funerals of Pharaoh Cheops and his family, but over time it evolved into one of the most well-known places in Ancient Egypt for purification and mummification, preparing the king’s mummy for the afterlife.
Rest in an Egyptian luxurious restaurant while enjoying a delicious meal, then go to:
Step Pyramid of Saqqara
No trip to Giza is complete until you see the first pyramid ever erected in Egypt. The most notable accomplishment of King Djoser was the construction of the Saqqara Step Pyramid during the 3rd dynasty. This 203-foot-tall stepping-stone structure has six magnificent tiers.
Memphis City served as Egypt’s capital at the time that Ptah was honoured in the Old Kingdom. This imperial city is referred to as the “White Wall,” alluding to the king’s palace, which was constructed from whitewashed stones. The title “Memphis” was believed to be a Greek equivalent of the Egyptian word “Men-Nefer,” which originally meant “constant and lovely.”
You will be driven to the airport where you will fly to Hurghada and stay the night there in a five-star hotel.
Day Three: Hurghada Free Day
Third Day in 14 Days Trip to the Best of Egypt. Enjoy a free day at the beach or explore the city on your own.
Day Four: Hurghada Scuba Diving
After breakfast, a highly qualified teacher will accompany you on a Scuba Diving adventure where you will visit the gorgeous coral reefs and discover the underwater life before returning to your lodging.
Day 5: Hurghada Safari Tour
Have breakfast at the hotel before departing on a quad safari to witness the spectacular desert life and have a B.B.Q meal before returning to your hotel.
Day Six: Luxor East Bank Attractions Tour
Check out of the hotel after breakfast and ride in a private A/C car to Luxor to start your Nile boat adventure. In Luxor, you will join your expert tour guide to see the highlights of the East Bank, which include:
Temple of Karnak
The first destination in Luxor will be Karnak Temple, the largest temple ever built by man. Three large buildings make up this incredibly odd setting, which spans 247 acres. Its distinctiveness stems not only from its enormous size but also from the paintings and sketches that adorn its walls. The largest sacred site, Karnak, evolve largely for the worship of Amun, Khonsu, and Mut.
After that, check in to a 5* luxury Nile cruise, enjoy lunch on board, and then have some free time on board. You’ll go somewhere at night to see:
Luxor Temple is a symbol of ancient civilization in the World’s Largest Outdoor Museum, a really spectacular structure in the center of Luxor City. Unlike the other temples in the city, this one evolve to revitalise royalty rather than to worship a god or a monarch.
Return aboard the cruise ship for the night.
Day 7: Visit Luxor West Bank Landmarks
Visit the following must-see sights in the West Bank with your tour guide:
Temple of Hatshepsut
As the only female ruler of Ancient Egypt, Queen Hatshepsut is known as one of the most successful pharaohs in history. Her reign was calm and wealthy, and as a consequence, she accomplished many things, one of which was her own funerary temple, which remembers all of her great efforts on its walls.
The Valley of Kings
It is an ancient burial site that has the tombs of Ancient Egypt’s rulers from Dynasties 17, 18, and 19. The Valley of the Kings, which is home to 63 royal tombs and mainly meant for pharaohs and royalty, is one of the most magnificent colossal sights.
The fabled Colossi of Memnon serve as the guards of Amenhotep III’s Mortuary Temple. The temple consists of up of two magnificent twin statues that stand at the entrance to Luxor and became well-known because of their majesty.
Enjoy a delicious meal aboard your cruise ship before setting sail.
Day 8: Travel to Edfu and Kom Ombo.
Breakfast on board, followed by a horse carriage ride with your local tour guide to visit:
Temple of Edfu
The Temple of Edfu is located in the center of Edfu and is the most attractive of all the Nile-side temples. Like most of the temples in the area, Edfu Temple evolve around the end of the Greco-Roman era. Lunch will be provided on board before sailing to visit:
Temple of Kom Ombo
It is located around 30 miles north of Aswan. The Temple of Kom Ombo, one of the most spectacular temples setup during the Ptolemaic Period, was primarily utilised for the worship of Sobek and Horus.Edfu Temple was constructed near the end of the Greco-Roman era, like the most of the temples in the vicinity.
Return to your Nile boat to continue your journey to Aswan.
Day 9: Visit Aswan City Landmarks
After breakfast, your tour guide will take you to the most famous historical sights in the Nubian city of Aswan:
The High Dam
Aswan High Dam is a stunning engineering accomplishment that was one of President Gamal Abdul Nasser’s most notable projects during his reign. The project began in 1960 and covered around 12,500 feet wide when finished in 1971, accounting for over half of the country’s electrical supply.
The Unfinished Obelisk
An incomplete marvel stands in Aswan, supposed to be at the entrance of the Karnak Temple and towering 42 meters tall. Unfortunately, it was cracked during construction and has remained in the same spot till now.
Temple of Philae
Philae is one of the most spectacular temples on Agilika Island today. During the Ptolemaic Period, the temple became the focus of adoration for the goddess Isis.
After lunch, you’ll return to your cruise ship where you can spend the night.
Day ten: Drive to Abu Simbel Temples then fly to Cairo.
After receiving your breakfast boxes and checking out of the hotel, your knowledgeable tour guide will transport you in a contemporary A/C car to the following locations:
Temples of Abu Simbel
No Aswan visit is complete without seeing the Abu Simbel Temple. Abu Simbel is one of Egypt’s matchless monuments and the most visible manifestation of ancient Egyptian architecture. The temple was impressively cut into the rocks during the reign of Pharaoh Ramses II, and it consists of two twin temples, one dedicated to the monarch and the other to his inspired Queen Nefertari.
You will return to Aswan for lunch before taking a direct flight to Cairo, where you will be create to a five-star hotel for check-in and an overnight stay.
Day Eleven: See the Best of Old Cairo
Day Eleven 14 Days Trip to the Best of Egypt. After breakfast, you will meet your own Egyptologist to learn about the greatest must-see attractions in Cairo, such as:
The Egyptian Museum
The Egyptian Museum has a remarkable collection of 5000 years of relics and displays over 250,000 real antiques, including the magnificent exhibition of the ancient pharaoh Tutankhamun, as well as hundreds of other jewels and significant items.
After lunch at a nice local restaurant in Cairo’s center, go to visit:
Mosque of Amr Ibn Al Aas
The “Amr Ibn Al Aas Mosque,” which sits in the heart of Cairo, is the ideal time to visit. It is the oldest mosque in the city. Amr Ibn Al Aas, the imam who introduced Islam to Egypt, was principally responsible for the mosque’s design, which was completed in 641 AD.
The Church of the Hanging
It evolve in the ninth century and is now one of the most famous Christian tourist destinations. The Hanging Church, on the other hand, enjoy use as a church in the third century AD and is thought to have been Egypt’s first Coptic site.
Synagogue of Ben Ezra
Ben Ezra Synagogue is Egypt’s oldest Jewish center, built in the 9th century and located deep in the lanes of Old Cairo. Following the departure of the majority of Egypt’s Jewish population in the 1950s, the site became a tourist destination.
The Egyptian Civilization National Museum
The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization (NMEC) is a voyage through time and space where every visitor will be able to study Egypt’s mystical history and culture via the sight of the most unusual monuments and artifacts ever produced in human history.
Bazaar Khan El Khalili
You must not leave Cairo without visiting Khan El Khalili Bazaar, the Middle East’s oldest bazaar, where you may shop for clothing, souvenirs, perfumes, and other items.
You will spend the night in Cairo at a 5* hotel.
Discover Islamic Cairo Attractions on Day Twelve
Let’s start your day by seeing some of Cairo’s most magnificent Islamic landmarks with your tour guide, such as:
Citadel of Salah El Din
The majestic Cairo Citadel evolve under Salah EL Din Ayyubid to defend the city against Crusader assaults. The fortification evolve starting in the year 1176 and complete in the year 1182.
Mosque of Mohamed Ali
When Muhammed Ali governed the kingdom, he opted to destroy the Mamluk structures inside the citadel and construct his alabaster mosque, which is now one of Cairo’s most iconic Islamic monuments, between 1830 and 1848.
After eating at a reputable local restaurant, head to the following places:
Mosque of Sultan Hassan
Sultan Hassan Mosque, constructed in the 14th century, is a genuinely outstanding example of Mamluk architecture and is located in the center of the metropolis at El Darb El Ahmar. The building’s massive size adds to its awe. However, the majority of its visitors are awestruck by its spectacular construction.
Mosque of Al Rifai
Al Rifai Mosque, situated across the street from Sultan Hassan Mosque, is one of the outstanding specimens of Islamic architecture. It was started in 1819 and finished in 1912.
You’ll spend the night at a hotel.
Day Thirteen: Alexandria Attractions Tour
Your tour guide will pick you up in a luxury air-conditioned car and accompany you to the following Alexandria must-see attractions:
Kom El Shoqafa Catacombs
The Kom El Shoqafa Roman site contains many elaborately paint graves. The tombs at Kom El Shuqafa, one of the Seven Wonders of the Middle Ages, are supposed to have been used for burial by a particularly affluent Roman family in the second century AD.
The Pompey’s Pillar
In 300 AD, the Pompey’s Pillar, a Roman triumphal column, was constructed to exalt Augustus Diocletian. This monument was about 100 feet tall and was made of red granite.
Citadel of Qaitbay
The Qaitbey Citadel, built in the 14th century by Sultan Qaitbey, was Alexandria’s initial defensive barrier against the advances of the Ottoman army.
After a great lunch at a seafood restaurant, the group will go to:
Alexandria Public Library
This is the time to take a fantastic cultural tour of one of the world’s greatest scientific institutions. The Library of Alexandria is the most important of the twenty-first-century accomplishments, including over ten million volumes from all areas, as well as a conference center and other specialty libraries.
Return to your hotel in Cairo.
Day 14: Cap off your 14 Days Trip to the Best of Egypt.
Check out after breakfast, and our representative will transport you to Cairo Airport in time to catch your departure back home, bringing your Egypt vacation package to a close.
End your 14 Days Trip to the Best of Egypt.