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Adventure Family Tour of Egypt

12 Days
Private Tour
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Family friendly tour of Egypt by overland Air and Train both for children and adults alike with relaxing sleeper facility on the train and stunning views by air. In Cairo the wonders of the Great Pyramids and Sphinx of Giza and Egyptian Antiquities Museum followed by a fascinating Nile Cruise experience sailing from Nubian Aswan to Ancient Luxor with many Temples and Tombs included followed by all the fun of the Red Sea with adventures for the children in the beautiful Resort of Hurghada.

  • Met and assisted at Cairo International Airport upon arrival and departure by our Representative.
  • Expert assistance and guidance during your stay by our Personnel, including all tours mentioned.
  • All airport transfers by private deluxe A/C vehicle.
  • Domestic flight tickets from Hurghada to Cairo,by Egyptair.
  • Accommodation for 2 nights at a Cairo hotel on bed and buffet breakfast basis.
  • Accommodation for 1 night aboard Sleeper Train on half board basis.
  • Accommodation for 1 night in an Aswan Hotel on bed and buffet breakfast
  • Accommodation for 3 nights on board Cruise Boat on full board basis
  • Accommodation for 4 nights at a Hurghada Hotel on bed and buffet breakfast
  • All sightseeing tours in Cairo as mentioned are Private tours.
  • Day tour to Pyramids, Sphinx, Valley Temple, Sakkara and Memphis.
  • Day tour to Egyptian Museum, Saladin Citadel and Old Cairo
  • All shore excursions as mentioned will join small group tours whilst cruising
  • Day tour to the High Dam, Unfinished Obelisk and Temple of Philae
  • Day tour to Edfu and Kom Ombo Temples
  • Day tour to Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut Temple and Colossi of Memnon.
  • Day tour to Karnak and Luxor Temples
  • Desert Safari tour by jeep 4x4 from Hurghada with barbeque dinner and drinks
  • Cruise and snorkeling equipment
  • Lunch meals during tours in Cairo and Giza.
  • Professional English-speaking Tour Guide.
  • Admission fees to the sights throughout the tours.
  • Bottled water during the tours
  • Applicable taxes for all Hotels and Nile cruise included in the price.
  • Loan of a mobile phone or an Egyptian sim card for your unlocked mobile device from the length of your trip (30 minutes local calling/5 minutes international included
  • International airfare to Egypt.
  • Entry Visa to Egypt.
  • Personal spending.
  • Optional excursions
  • Tipping for Guides and Nile Cruise crew.
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Day 01: Arrive Cairo ‘Welcome to Egypt’

You will be met and assisted on arrival at Cairo International Airport by a Memphis Tours Representative who will accompany you to your Hotel for check-in and a free welcome drink. You will be introduced to your Tour Leader who will explain what to expect throughout your tours and visit and will be your point of contact during the whole trip giving you details of how to contact him at any time whilst in Egypt under the care of Memphis Tours. Throughout your holiday, in addition to the Tour Leader, you will meet a variety of English-speaking Tour Guides who have been chosen for their expertise on each of the areas and sites you will be visiting. After check-in you are free to spend the rest of the day/evening at your leisure. There is an opportunity to do an optional excursion to the Sound and Light Show on the Giza Plateau, by the magnificent Pyramids at Giza.
Welcome Drink

Day 02: Pyramids Tours

After breakfast, be prepared to experience an amazing full day in Cairo with your Guide to the famous Pyramids beginning with the Djoser's Step Pyramid at Saqqara, the first Pyramid built in Egypt and was designed by Imhotep. It is at Saqqara that the first spells for the Pharaoh's afterlife were found. Whilst there, you will also see Teti's pyramid and ancient Tombs. After Saqqara you will travel to Memphis, the ancient Capital of Egypt, to visit the colossal statue of Ramesses II then drive to the famous Giza Plateau to visit the only remaining wonder from the original Seven Wonders of the Ancient World - the Great Pyramid of Khufu (known as Cheops by the Ancient Greeks). Here on the plateau are the Pyramids of Khafre (Chephren) and the smallest one of Menkaure (Mykerinos). The plateau is as famous for the mysterious structure 'the Sphinx' and Pyramids, where you will visit the Valley Temple. Your visit to Giza will include time to do an optional visit to the Solar Boat (Museum) which was the vessel used to carry the Pharaoh’s mummified remains across the Nile before being buried at the foot of the Pyramid for use in his afterlife. After Giza, you will be transferred back to your Hotel for a relaxing overnight stay in Cairo.
Please note: There is an additional charge for entering inside the Pyramids and also the Solar Boat Museum. Please speak with your tour guide should you wish to purchase a ticket to enter one of these sites.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 03: Cairo Sightseeing - Sleeper Train to Aswan

Enjoy breakfast at the Hotel in Cairo before being accompanied by your private expert Tour Guide to the world-renowned Egyptian Museum of Antiquities in Cairo, built in neo-classical style and designed by the French architect Marcel Dourgnon. A vast collection of over 120,000 artifacts ranging from Pre-Dynastic era, through Pharaonic era to the Greco-Roman period in Egypt.Amongst the most famous items are the funerary treasures of the child King Tutankhamun, the colossal statues of the heretic King, Akhenaten, and the only surviving image of Khufu, creator of Egypt's Great Pyramid. Visiting the museum is a great introduction and learning experience for children and adults alike to understand ancient Egyptian civilization including their famous art of mummification. Then a visit to the Citadel of Saladin, named after the Kurdish Muslim who became the first Sultan of Egypt and Syria and who was noted for his chivalry. A great fun experience for the children to explore the different museums inside with life size figures depicting ancient battles and wars, tanks and aircrafts from World War 2, with the Citadel overlooking the Muqattam Hills with stunning views across Old Cairo and even the Pyramids.The Mohammed Ali Alabaster Mosque which was built in Turkish style, similar to the Blue Mosque in Turkey, with towering minarets seen from any part of Old Cairo and beyond. Your tour then takes you to the Christian heritage of Old Coptic Cairo and includes early religious monuments such as the Hanging Church named for its location on top of the south gate of the Fortress of Babylon becoming the centre of the Christian Church of Egypt. Finally, a visiting the famous Khan el-Khalili Bazaar a souk in the Islamic district of Cairo, and one of Cairo's main attractions for tourists and Egyptians alike. This full day ends with dinner during an overnight trip to Aswan by a Sleeper Train (Private Compartments).
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 04: Aswan to Abu Simbel Optional Tour

You will be met at Aswan Train Station by our Representative, then transferred to your Hotel. Optional tour (not included) to one of Egypt's top tourist attractions, Abu Simbel Temples, which were originally carved out of the mountainside during the reign of Pharaoh Ramesses II in the 13th century BC, as a lasting monument to himself and his Queen Nefertari. Overnight in Aswan.
Please note* In case you would like to do Abu Simbel Tour, this will be done day 5 and Aswan sightseeing tours on day 4.
Meals: Breakfast

Day 05: Aswan Nile Cruise Tours

Breakfast on the cruise boat before your Guide will escort you to visit to Aswan High Dam, built in the 1960’s to provide the much needed electricity and irrigation for the country. Nubia , ( the area that was flooded ), experienced the biggest and most thorough archaeological excavations that Egypt has known. Moving on to see the ‘Unfinished Obelisk’ which still lies in the granite quarries which provided ancient Egypt with building materials. It was to be the largest piece of stone ever handled, but when a crack appeared, it was abandoned where it was being hewn. Cross by boat to Angilika Island, to explore Philae Temple, one of the Nubian Temples rescued before the High Dam was built. Enjoy Philae’s long colonnades, towers which include the last surviving hieroglyphic and demotic inscriptions in Egypt. Then you will be transferred back to your Nile Cruise Boat.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 06: Nile Cruise Shore Excursions

After a leisurely breakfast onboard your Nile Cruise boat in Aswan, sailing on to visit the unique Temple at Kom Ombo. it is the only ancient temples in Egypt which is divided into two, reflecting its dedication to two Gods Sobek, the Crocodile God of fertility and the falcon-headed Horus, God of the sky. Kom Ombo is also famous for the depictions of surgeon's instruments, giving an early record of medicine and surgery in Ancient Egypt. Afternoon, sailing on to Edfu to the huge Ptolemaic Temple of Horus, the most complete and best preserved of Egyptian Temples consisting of many columns, halls, chambers and chapels. Two statues of Horus flank the twin towered entrance gate and inside, one of the interesting inscriptions lists the titles of books (scrolls) held in the library. The rest of the day is for relaxation aboard the Cruise boat overnight.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 07: Luxor Nile Cruise Excursions

Relax whilst watching daily life on the banks of the Nile as you sail to Luxor. En route you will pass through the lock at Esna, where local traders will amuse you selling their wares to the passing tourist cruises from rowing boats. On arrival in Luxor,you will visit Karnak Temple, the world's largest ancient religious site.The hypostyle hall with its colossal granite columns is one of Egypt’s infamous landmarks. There will be free time to explore the different parts of the huge complex built during the reigns of various Pharaohs.Then moving to Luxor Temple, built by Amenhotep III and Ramses II for rituals and festivals dedicated to the God Amon. An optional evening tour at the Sound and Light show tells the story of Luxor and Karnak. (highly recommended) and fun for the children.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 08: Luxor Nile Cruise - Hurghada, Red Sea

Breakfast is served on board in Luxor before being escorted by your Guide to cross to the West Bank of the Nile to the sites of Ancient Thebes, overall one of the most important archaeological sites in the world. Visit the two colossal statues of Amenhotep III (Colossi of Memnon) and the impressive colonnaded and terraced Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el-Bahri, which was built into a high cliff face and has graphics telling the story of Hatshepsut’s expeditions to the mysterious land of Punt. Then you go to the Valley of the Kings to see a selection of the beautifully decorated rock-cut tombs, many of which still display vibrant colour and breathtaking detail of deities and scenes from the Book of the Underworld.. The most visited tombs have walkways and electric lighting, and the internal walls are protected by glass. A visit to 3 tombs is included. ( The three tombs visited are determined by the Egyptian Government as to preserve them from the large flow of visitors, therefore are rotated throughout the year and cannot be confirmed as to which tombs prior to your visit). The rest of the day is free time to spend at leisure in Luxor to experience the City’s culture, then you will be transferred to your Hotel in Hurghada ( approximately 4 hours drive in an air conditioned vehicle), with time for relaxation on arrival and overnight stay. .
Please Note: There is an additional Charge to enter the Tombs of King Tutankhamun and Ramses VI.
Meals: Breakfast

Day 09: Red Sea Snorkeling Trip - Childrens Fun Day

Breakfast at the Hotel, and then in the morning we will be met by our Representative at the Hotel lobby and transfer to the jetty to board a boat for a fantastic Snorkeling trip in the Red sea with desert island relaxation, lunch will be served aboard the boat with mineral water, soft drinks, coffee and tea and then you will be back at the jetty where you will be met by our REP who will transfer you to the hotel. Alternatively, you can spend a fun filled day at the Aqua Park in Central Hurghada with every possible type of water slides, pools, sundecks and loungers and food outlets to provide the family with everything they need for a fun ‘splash and relax’ day out. Free evening time with outdoor nightlife and walkable street shopping and nightlife.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 10: Hurghada Desert Safari Tour

After breakfast, enjoy a half day at leisure to explore the many splendid activities of the sparkling Red Sea and enjoy the sun and sea at your beach resort. Afternoon time you will be taken for a wonderful Bedouin Safari trip in Hurghada to discover and explore Bedouin life and traditions with a camel ride in the Hurghada desert to enjoy amazing sunset views with a barbeque dinner, Bedouin show and folkloric dance. Later you transferred back to your Hotel for overnight stay in Hurghada.
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 11: Hurghada Red Sea Optional Excursions

After breakfast, your day at leisure to relax, swim soak up the sun or take another optional excursion to attend the amazing Arabian Night to ‘Alf Leila We Leila’, 1001 Night show, (approximately 2 hours) a highlight for most visitors to Hurghada, a wonderful experience to see the local customs and traditions of Egypt with belly dancers,horse show and the Sound and Light Show at AlF Leila Wa Leila in the tradition of those at the Great Pyramids, Karnak Temple and Abu Simbel.make up your night of Arabian entertainment. The Sound and Light Show is followed by a Pharaonic horse show where acrobatics on horseback and general horsemanship is displayed. The third and final show is an oriental belly dancer and Tanura, Dervishes Dance. At the end of the evening you will be transferred back to your Hurghada Hotel.
Meals: Breakfast

Day 12: Fly Hurghada to Cairo - Fly Back Home

After breakfast you will be met by our Representative who will transfer you to Hurghada Airport for the flight to Cairo International Airport for your return flight back home.
Meals: Breakfast
Accommodation Plan:
  • Le Méridien Pyramids Hotel & Spa
  • Mövenpick Resort Aswan
  • MS Moevenpick Royal Lili Cruise
  • Mövenpick Resort Hurghada
Per Person in Triple Room $ 1075 $ 1225
Per Person in Double Room $ 1335 $ 1395
  • Prices - Per Person in Sterling Per Tour and can be paid in US$ or Euros by credit card via a secure payment system with no extra surcharge. Current prices valid through April 30.2017 excluding Christmas Holidays.

  • Payment - Early Reservations advised to avoid disappointment in securing your spaces..Booking secured upon receipt of a 25% deposit. During the Christmas holidays, packages require a deposit of 50%. forming part of your final payment. Packages and vacations which include International flights will require the full flight cost and deposit (25% or 50%) due to the regulations of the Airlines who require full payment

  • Transportation - Transport for all tours included: domestic flights, trains, and air conditioned vehicles by road.Wi-Fi, Bottled water and ice box all included whilst travelling by road. All are new vehicles of the latest design and technology.

  • Tour Guides - Are available to assist you with transfers to and from Airports, Hotels assisting at Airports with Visa, tickets, luggage. All tours of the sites in Egypt include constant guidance of a highly qualified Egyptologist Tour Guide.

  • Travelling with Children - Children delight in touring the Pyramids, Temples and Tombs in Egypt as often it is part of their school study programme. Memphis Tours offers packages to suit all ages with excellent combined multi location destinations such as Cairo, Luxor, Aswan, Nile Cruise and the Red Sea Resorts.

  • Wheelchair Travellers - Specially adapted Nile Cruise boat MS Amarco 1 has all amenities for wheelchairs and special assistance customers on the boat and disembarking for tours. Assistance from the Boat Crew and Tour Guides are always ready and available.For Wheelchair adapted tours and packages in Egypt (Please click here).

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