Egypt Overland Tours Itinerary
Day 1: Arrival in Egypt - Start Your Adventure
- Experience a warm welcome as you arrive at Cairo airport, where our team will be waiting to greet you
- Enjoy a private transfer to your hotel in Cairo, with our tour manager providing a quick revision of your exciting vacation itinerary
- Check in at the hotel and settle in for an overnight stay, immersing yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of Cairo
Day 2: Cairo Exploration - Unveiling Ancient Wonders
- After breakfast, embark on a captivating morning tour to the Egyptian Museum, Giza Pyramids, and Old Cairo, where you'll witness the magnificence of ancient Egyptian history
- In the evening, transfer to Giza train station to board the sleeper train to Luxor, where you'll enjoy a comfortable overnight journey with dinner and breakfast onboard
Day 3: Luxor Marvels - A Journey through Time
- Upon arrival at Luxor train station, be greeted by our team and transferred to Luxor West Bank for an immersive exploration
- Indulge in a delightful lunch before visiting the iconic Luxor and Karnak temples on Luxor East Bank, marveling at their grandeur and significance
- Transfer to your Luxor hotel, check in, and unwind as you enjoy an overnight stay in this historic city
Day 4: Aswan Delights - Land of Nubian Treasures
- Start your day with an early morning pick-up after breakfast, embarking on a scenic road trip to Aswan that takes approximately 3 hours
- Upon arrival, embark on a captivating tour to Philae Temple, High Dam, and the Unfinished Obelisk, unraveling the fascinating history of this enchanting city
- In the afternoon, transfer to your Aswan hotel for a relaxing overnight stay, surrounded by the beauty of the Nile
Day 5: Abu Simbel Adventure - Temples of Majesty
- After breakfast, embark on a private trip to the world-renowned Abu Simbel temples, marveling at their awe-inspiring architecture and rich historical significance
- In the afternoon, transfer to Aswan train station to board the sleeper train back to Cairo, where you'll enjoy a comfortable overnight journey with dinner and breakfast onboard
Day 6: Return to Cairo - Reflect on Memories
- Upon arrival at Giza train station, our team will meet you and provide a private transfer to your Cairo hotel, allowing you to relax and reflect on the incredible experiences of your journey
- Enjoy a free day at the hotel, where you can unwind or choose to book one of our optional Cairo trips, adding more adventure to your itinerary
- Spend the night in your Cairo hotel, cherishing the memories of your Egyptian exploration
Day 7: Free Day in Cairo - Discover at Your Leisure
- Embrace the freedom of a free day in your Cairo hotel, giving you the opportunity to further explore the captivating city at your own pace
- Alternatively, you can choose to book one of our Cairo tours, delving deeper into the historical and cultural wonders that Cairo has to offer
- Enjoy an overnight stay in your Cairo hotel, relishing the vibrant ambiance of the city
Day 8: Farewell Egypt - Departure with Memories
- After breakfast, check out from your hotel, bidding farewell to Egypt and the remarkable experiences you've had
- Our team will provide a comfortable transfer to the airport, ensuring a smooth departure for your journey back home
- Depart Egypt with cherished memories of its ancient wonders, vibrant culture, and warm hospitality
- We hope you had an unforgettable time exploring the land of pharaohs and look forward to welcoming you back for more extraordinary adventures in the future!
Egypt Overland Tours Inclusions
- Meet & assist in all airports
- All transport by private air-conditioned vehicle
- 3 nights in Cairo hotel with breakfast
- 1 night in Luxor hotel with breakfast
- 1 night in Aswan hotel with breakfast
- 2 nights aboard sleeping train on HB basis
- All private guided tours as per itinerary
- Skilled Egyptolgist tour guide
- Entry fees to all sites as indicated in itinerary
- Lunch meals & Bottled water during trips
- Phone loan with 30 min Local or 5 min. International Calls
- All service charges & taxes.
Egypt Overland Tours Highlights
- Arrive in Egypt with a warm welcome and enjoy a private transfer to your hotel in Cairo.
- Explore the ancient wonders of Cairo, including the Egyptian Museum, Giza Pyramids, and Old Cairo.
- Experience a comfortable overnight train journey to Luxor and discover the marvels of Luxor West Bank and East Bank.
- Journey to Aswan and visit the Philae Temple, High Dam, and Unfinished Obelisk.
- Explore the majestic Abu Simbel temples and return to Cairo for a free day to relax or continue exploring the city before departure.
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Egypt Overland Tours FAQs
Is it safe to go on package tours to Egypt?
Absolutely, Egypt is a safe country to visit, boasting a low crime rate. Tourist attractions in Egypt are well-secured, and there's a welcoming attitude towards visitors. With a few sensible precautions, you'll feel as safe as you do at home.
How to obtain a visa for Egypt tour packages?
When planning your visit to Egypt, securing a tourist visa is essential. You have two options: either obtain a visa through an Egyptian diplomatic mission or apply for a 30-day visa to Egypt via the convenient Egypt E-Visa Portal. To ensure a smooth process, make sure your passport has at least 6 months of validity before your scheduled tour. Travelers from various countries, including Canada, Australia, Croatia, the European Union, Japan, New Zealand, Russia, Norway, Macedonia, Serbia, South Korea, Ukraine, the United Kingdom, and the United States, have the option to purchase a visa upon arrival.
What is the cost of a private tour in Egypt?
Our private Egypt tour options cater to a range of budgets, starting at $300 per person for a 3-night package. This comprehensive package includes transfers, sightseeing, and the services of a dedicated private Egypt tour guide. Explore our diverse range of Egypt tour packages, spanning from budget-friendly to luxury experiences, with durations ranging from 3 to 14 nights. These tours can include captivating visits to Cairo, Luxor, and Aswan, with the option of Nile cruises as well.