Egypt's Hidden Gems Package (12 Days/11 Nights)

Starting from: 2570 USD / Person


08:00 AM
Private Trip

03 nights in Cairo including breakfast.

02 nights in El Minya including breakfast and dinner.

01 night in Abydos, Sohag including breakfast and dinner.

01 night in Luxor including breakfast and dinner.

04 nights on board Nile Cruise including breakfast, lunch and dinner. 

About the Activity

Day (01) – Arrival Day – Cairo

Arrival at Cairo International Airport. 2DiscoverEgypt representative will meet and assist you through the immigration and customs formalities area, and then you will be escorted to your Cairo hotel where you will stay the next 03 nights based on bed and breakfast.

Overnight at your hotel in Cairo.

Day (02) – Cairo – Full Day Tour Giza Pyramids, Memphis and Sakkara

After breakfast, meet your English-speaking tour guide and start your memorable day to visit the oldest and the only one to remain largely intact of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World; the great Khufu’s (Cheops) pyramid.

Visit the rest of Giza pyramids plateau including Khafre’s pyramid - Khufu's son, the second-largest pyramid on Giza site and Mecernes pyramid the smallest. Followed by a stop at the Sphinx; the huge sculpture of a pharaoh’s head on a lion’s body.

Continue to visit Memphis the ancient capital and current open air museum. Later continue to visit step pyramids of Sakkara which is considered as the first pyramid in Egypt.

Overnight at your hotel in Cairo.

Day (03) – Cairo City Tour Egyptian Museum, Cairo Citadel and Khan El Khalili

Breakfast at the hotel, then start your private full day tour that takes you through the bustling city of Cairo, where you will visit some of its most famous landmarks and historical sites.

Visit the Egyptian Museum, home to an extensive collection of ancient artifacts and treasures, including the stunning treasures of Tutankhamun.

After that discover the Citadel of Salah El Din, one of the most famous Islamic monuments in Cairo, and the Alabaster Mosque of Mohammed Ali.

You will end the day with a stroll through the bustling Khan El Khalili Bazaar, where you can shop for souvenirs and experience the vibrant atmosphere of this ancient market. Throughout the tour, you will be accompanied by a knowledgeable guide who will provide insights into the fascinating history and culture of Cairo.

Overnight at your hotel in Cairo.

Day (04) – Cairo/Fayoum/El Minya

Check out from Cairo hotel, after that early departure to Fayoum (Approximately 60 km from Cairo). You will visit Lake Qaroun and then proceed to the National park of Wadi Rayan where you will visit the Water Falls, Gabal Al Modawara.

Later, you will head to El Minya and upon arrival, you will be transfered to your hotel in El Minya for 01 night accommodation based on Half Board basis (breakfast & dinner).

Day (05) – El Minya – Day Tour The Necropolis of Tuna El Gabal, Al Ashmunien and Beni Hasan

After breakfast, embark on a tour of El Minya and delve into the wonders of the Necropolis of Tuna El Gabal, Al Ashmunien, and Beni Hasan.

Explore rock-cut tombs adorned with vivid wall paintings that depict ancient Egyptian life and mythology. Uncover the secrets of high-ranking officials and elites buried in these magnificent tombs.

Visit the Ashmunein Temple in Al Ashmunien, dedicated to the god Thoth, and marvel at its grandeur. Immerse yourself in the historical and cultural richness of El Minya as you discover hidden treasures and gain insights into the fascinating world of ancient Egypt.

Overnight at your hotel in Minya.

Day (06) – El Minya/Abydos – Day Tour Tell Al Amarna, Assuit city, Al Muharraq Monastery and Meir Village

After breakfast, you will visit Tell Al Amarna, the capital of Akhnaton, exploring the city, northern and southern tombs, palace ruins, and temples.

Next, head to Assuit to see Al Muharraq Monastery, where the Holy Family stayed for 6 months. Then, visit Meir Village, an ancient cemetery for the nomarchs of Cusae, and explore the rock-cut tombs and the common folk cemetery.

Finally, you will be driven to Abydos for 01 night accommodation based on Half Board (breakfast & dinner), completing your captivating journey through Egypt's historical sites.

Overnight at your hotel in Abydos.

Day (07) – Abydos/Dandara & Luxor

Visit Fortress Shonet El Zebeeb, the oldest known building in history, followed by the magnificent Temple of Seti I. This temple is renowned for its stunning reliefs, including the Abydos King List, showcasing the names of ancient Egyptian pharaohs.

After a delightful lunch, you'll proceed to the Dandara Temple complex, where you'll explore the beautiful Hathor Temple, adorned with astronomical drawings and a replica of the Egyptian Zodiac. Don't miss the intriguing crypts within the temple. Concluding your day, you will travel to the enchanting city of Luxor for 01 night accommodation based on Bed and Breakfast, continuing your Egyptian adventure.

Overnight at your hotel in Luxor.

Day (08) – Embarking your Nile Cruise in Luxor

Check out from your hotel in Luxor, then transfer to your Nile Cruise for 04 nights accommodation based on 04 nights accommodation based on Full Board (breakfast, lunch & dinner).

PM: Lunch on board

PM: Visit the East Bank - Karnak & Luxor Temples

PM: Evening entertainment at the Lounge

PM: Dinner on board

Overnight in Luxor

Day (09) – Visiting West Bank & Sailing to Edfu

AM: Breakfast on board

AM: Visit the West Bank - Valley of the Kings & Queens and Hatshepsut Temple

Sail to Esna at noon

PM: Lunch on board

PM: Sunset snacks

PM: Cocktail reception

PM: Dinner on board

Overnight in Esna

Day (10) – Visiting West Bank & Sailing to Edfu

AM: Breakfast on board and Sail to Edfu

AM: Visit Edfu Temple after that Sail to Kom Ombo

PM: Lunch on board and Pass by the Silsila Hills

PM: Visit Kom Ombo Temple and Dinner

Sail to Aswan & overnight at Aswan

Day (11) – Sightseeing in Aswan

AM: Breakfast on board

AM: Visit the Unfinished Obelisk & the Philae Temple

PM: Lunch on board

PM: Sail on the Nile by Felucca around Kitchener’s Island & Agha Khan

PM: Evening entertainment

PM: Dinner on board

Overnight in Aswan

Day (12) – Aswan/Cairo – Departure Day

Check out after breakfast, then transfer to Aswan airport for your domestic flight to Cairo where you will take your international flight.

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Package Includes

Meet and assist upon arrival and departure at Cairo International Airport.

All sightseeing throughout including the entrance fees and private licensed English-speaking tour guide.

All sightseeing tours on the Cruise sharing Cruise group.

All transfers and ground transportation by A/C vehicles as stated in the program.

03 nights accommodation in Cairo (4* Hotel) based on Bed and Breakfast.

02 nights accommodation in El Minya based on Half Board.

01 night accommodation in Abydos based on Half Board.

01 night accommodation in Luxor (5* Hotel) based on Bed and Breakfast.

04 nights Nile Cruise (5* Standard) based on Full Board basis (breakfast, lunch and dinner).

Flight from Aswan to Cairo.

All applicable service charge.

Package Excludes

International flight ticket.

Egypt Entry visa.

Any optional tours.

Personal expenses such as drinks, tips, laundry, telephone calls, etc. 

Any extras not mentioned above.

Terms and Conditions

● Package rate per person based on double occupancy.

● Package rate is valid for Non-Egyptian.

● Other hotel categories are available upon request.

● All rates are based on current tax and subject to change, in case of any increase applied by the government.

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