2 cruises in Upper Egypt and Nubia
4N Cairo – 4N Nile Cruise Upper Egypt – 3N Cruise Abu Simbel/Aswan (LAKE NASSER) – 1N Alexandria
BONUS: Sound and Light show in Abu Simbel. Value of 120$ per couple.
Day 1: Montreal – Cairo
Departure on the transatlantic flight with a connection to Cairo. Dinner on board
Day 2: Cairo
Arrival. Reception at the airport. Transfer to your hotel. Dinner and night in Cairo. D
Day 3: Classic Cairo
Breakfast. Departure for a guided tour of the Egyptian Museum, The Citadel, The Mosque of Mohamed Ali and Khan El Khalili Bazaar including lunch. Dinner and overnight in Cairo. B/L/D
Day 4: The Cairo of the Pharaohs
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure for a guided tour of Memphis and Sakkara, Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx including lunch. Dinner and overnight in Cairo. B/L/D
Day 5: Cairo – Luxor
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to Cairo airport to catch Lhe flight leaving for Louxor. Upon arrival, transfer to the Port of Louxor for boarding on the boat to begin your cruise. Visit the Karnak Temple and the Louxor Temple. Night on board. B/L/D
Day 6: Luxor – Esna – Edfou
After breakfast, visit the West Bank , the Necropolis of Thebes, the Temple of Queen Hatchepsut, Deir El Bahari, the Colossi of Memnon and the Valley of the Kings. In the afternoon, sail to Esna to cross the two locks. Night on board. B/L/D
Day 7: Edfu – Kom Ombo – Aswan
After breakfast, visit the Temple of Horus at Edfu. Navigation to Kom Ombo, visit the temple of the gods Sobek and Haroeris. Navigation to Aswan. Dinner and night on board. B/L/D
Day 8: Aswan
Breakfast. Visit the High Dam, Philae Temple, felucca (sailing boat) tour around Elephantine Island and visit the Botanical Garden. Night on board. B/L/D
Day 9: Aswan – Abu Simbel
Breakfast. Transfer by air-conditioned car to Abu Simbel. Arrival and boarding the boat. Visit of Abu Simbel Temple. Sound & lights show in Abu Simbel. Night on board. B/L/D
All meals and shows, visits are included during the CRUISE
Day 10: Kasr Ibrim – Amada – Wadi El Sebou
Navigation to Kasr Ibrim. when you arrive, visit of the outside of the Temple. Sail to Amada and visit the Temple dating from the XVIIIth Dynasty. Navigation to Wadi El Sebou. Visit the temples of Wadi El Sebou dedicated to Amon-Ra and Dakka dedicated to Thôt. Dinner and night on board. B/L/D
Day 11: Wadi El Sebou – Aswan
Visit of Wadi El Sebou, the Greek-Roman Temple of Meharakka, Navigation to Aswan. V isit the Temple of Kalabsha. Visit Hemo-Speos of Beit El Wali Dinner and overnight on board. B/L/D
Day 12: Aswan – Cairo – Alexandria
Landing. Transfer to the airport for the flight leaving for Cairo. Arrival, reception and transfer by car to Alexandria. Night in Alexandria at your hotel. Dinner and night in Alexandria. B/D
Day 13: Alexandria – Cairo
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure for a tour of the Roman Theater, the Column of Pompeii, the Catacombs, the Gardens of Montazah Palace,summer residence of the Royal Family and the Library of Alexandria including lunch. Return to Cairo by car. Night in Cairo at your hotel. Dinner and overnight in Cairo. B/D
Day 14: Cairo – Montreal
Breakfast . Transfer to the airport for your return flight with correspondence. B
* This program is subject to change depending on domestic flights, Esna Locks and cruise itinerary. However, the content of the program will always be respected.
* Please note that when boats on the Nile land at a port for guided tours, they dock alongside other boats already present. Customers will have to cross the other boats before disembarking.
* We can not predict the time the boat will take to pass the locks.
Tours Cure-Vac has over twenty years experience as a Canadian leading tour operator for organized and “à la carte” tours all over the world for groups and individuals.
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