Cairo, Aswan & Luxor Nile Cruise

Timeframe: 10 days 8 nights

Travel Dates:

  • 10 Sept – 19 Sept 2019
  • 30 Sept – 09 Oct 2019
  • 25 Nov – 04 Dec 2019

CAIRO – ASWAN – EDFU – EAST BANK

RM5,690/pax

Cairo Cruise
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Day 1: Kuala Lumpur - Addis Ababa
  • 20:00 Check in Counter Open
  • 23:10 Depart from Kuala Lumpur to Addis Ababa.
Day 2: Addis Abba-Cairo
  • 06:05 Arrive at Addis Ababa, Check in hotel
  • 22:25 Depart from Addis ababa to Cairo
  • 01:20 Arrive at Cairo, Meet & Assist by Travel representative.

Welcome to Egypt! Arrive to Cairo airport, where our representativewill be waiting for you, with a sign showing your name. From theairport you will be transferred by a private Coach to your hotel. Tour. Overnight in the hotel in Cairo.

Day 3: Pyramids Tour

In the morning enjoy a visit to Sakkara. Here you have the chance to visit the Step Pyramid of Zoser, which is the first Pyramid built and it is the world’s oldest stone structure.

Later we drive to Memphis, the capital of the ancient kingdom and one of the most important cities throughout the history of ancient Egypt. Here we visit the mostly open-air Memphis Museum and see the fallen statue of Ramses II.

In the afternoon we drive to Giza to visit the Great Pyramids of Cheops, Chefren and Mycerinus,and see the enigmatic Sphinx: a pharaohs’ head with a lion’s body. Back to your hotel and over night in the hotel in Cairo.

Day 4: Cairo City Tour + Train to Aswan

In the morning start the tour with Islamic Cairo and visit Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque and Citadel of Salah El Din. Then visit the tomb of Imam As-Syafie & Imam as-Syafie Mosque. Also visit Ibn Tulum Mosque. In the afternoon visit the Egyptian Museum, this features artifacts from the pharaonic period. The museum displays a rare collection of 5000 years of art which is considered the largest most precious collection of Egyptian art in the world.

Over 250,000 genuine artifacts are presented, including an exhibit dedicated to Tutankhamen, a collection of treasure, gold and jewellery which was enclosed in his tomb for over 3,500 years before it was discovered in the 1920s when his tomb was excavated.

In the evening transfer to the train station to take the over night train to Aswan. (Seater train, approximately 14 hours train ride.)

Day 5: Aswan

Arrive to Aswan and check in to the 5* Nile Cruise. Start guided tour, visiting the fantastic Philae Temple and Aswan High Dam, an engineering miracle, built in 1960. Free afternoon, overnight on board.

Day 6: Aswan + Optional Abu Simbel Tour

Free morning. Or take an optional to visit the glorious temples of Abu Simbel: early morning (3:30 a.m.) pick up from the cruise and transfer to Abu Simbel and visit Temple of Ramses II, and Temple of Hathor. Overlooking the Lake Nasser, these rock–cut temples are one of ancient Egypt’s most amazing creations.

Transfer back to your cruise, at lunch time cruise starts sailing. Late afternoon arrive to Kom Ombo and visit Temple of Sobek. Overnight on board.

Day 7: Edfu

In the morning arrive to Edfu and visit Temple of Horus. The rest of the day is free on board. Continue towards Luxor, overnight on board.

Day 8: Luxor West Bank

In the morning start guided tour to see Colossi of Menmon, Valley of the Kings and Medinat Habu. Then visit Temple of the Queen Hatshepsut, she was the only pharaonic woman ruled ancient Egypt. After the tour transfer to the hotel for check in. Free afternoon, overnight in the hotel.

Day 9: Luxor East Bank + Train To Cairo

Free morning. In the afternoon visit Karnak Temple, the greatest example for worship in the history, dedicated to God Amoun, his wife Mut and their son Khonsu. Then visit Luxor Temple. After the tour transfer to the train station to take the overnight train back to Cairo. (Seater train, approximately 10 hours train ride.)

Day 10: Cairo - Kuala Lumpur

Arrive to Cairo in the morning and you will be transferred to the airport.

  • Return flight tickets by ETHIOPIAN AIRLINES
  • 2 nights in 3* hotel in Cairo, including breakfast (double or triple rooms)
  • 3 nights on 5* Nile Cruise, including all meals (double and triple cabin)
  • 1 night in 3* hotel in Luxor, including breakfast (double and triple rooms)
  • Pick-ups and transfers as mentioned above (excluding entrance fees for the sights)
  • English speaking guide for the sights in Cairo, Aswan, Kom Ombo, Edfu and Luxor
  • Train tickets (seater train) from Cairo to Aswan and from Luxor to Cairo
  • All services charges and taxes
  • Complimentary travel back pack from SINA Leisure
  • Entrances fees to the mentioned sights
  • Optional Abu Simbel tour
  • Beverages on the Nile Cruise
  • Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Personal Expenses.
  • Travel insurance : RM 100
  • Visa for non-Malaysian 30$
  • Tips 7$ per day per pax