Essential Egypt (5 Star Hotels)

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4 Based on 1 Review
  • duration 9 days
  • tour type Group Request as private
  • age requirement 18-39 yrs
  • max group size 35
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-12800
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
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  • Starts Cairo, Egypt
  • Ends Cairo, Egypt
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Viewing temples such as the Temple of Isis, Abu Simbel, and Karnak.
  • Bargaining in the lively bazaars of Cairo, Luxor, and Aswan.
  • Watching the sunrise over the sand dunes of the Sahara from the comfort of a traditional felucca boat.
  • Visiting the awe-inspiring Pyramids of Giza, Sphinx, and Valley of the Kings.
  • Taking a guided tour of the Egyptian Museum in Cairo.
The trip "Essential Egypt (5 Star Hotels)" starts and ends in Cairo. It is a cultural, religious and historic sites tour that takes 9 days taking you through Nile Felucca, Luxor and Cairo in Egypt. "Essential Egypt (5 Star Hotels)" is a guided group trip that includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

Soak in all the marvels and wonders of Egypt in this packed 9-day Essential Egypt tour.
Witness the last remaining ancient wonder of the world, the Pyramids. Discover breathtaking ancient temples while you dig deep into history and mythology, and barter your way through chaotic Bazaars.
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Cairo
  • Day 2: Cairo City Tour, Overnight Sleeper Train
  • Day 3: Aswan
  • Day 4: Aswan
  • Day 5: Daily Felucca cruise on the Nile
  • Day 6: Edfu, Kom Ombo, Luxor
  • Day 7: Luxor, Overnight Sleeper Train
  • Day 8: Cairo City Tour
  • Day 9: Cairo
WHAT'S INCLUDED
Accommodation
  • 5 and 4 star hotels
Meals
  • 8 Breakfasts
Transport
  • A/C coach or mini-bus, Felucca sailboat
  • Arrival and Departure transfers on first and last day of the trip
Guide
  • Services of experienced Eqyptologist guides
Others
  • Overnight train from Cairo to Aswan, and from Luxor to Cairo (Private 2 berth)
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any flights not mentioned above
  • Travel Insurance
  • Meals not stated above
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Tips and gestures
  • Entrance fees to the sights and museums
  • Optional activities
  • Other services not stated in the itinerary
CUSTOMER REVIEWS
4 - Very Good
Based on 1 review
  • Dmitri Leshchov
  • From USA
  • On Nov 09 2021
4 - Very Good
Really enjoyed this tour
Really enjoyed this tour. Itinerary was great. I learned so much and saw so much of Egypt. Mo our guide was very helpful and patient and very informative. He did everything in his power to ensure a wonderful experience
REQUEST A PRIVATE, CUSTOMIZABLE DEPARTURE By design, this is a group tour. You can however request a private, customized version of this tour for yourself or your private group of people. Private departures are usually more expensive, but come with these benefits:
  • Personal Itinerary can be tweaked and customized.
  • Protected Travel within your own bubble.
  • Professional Access our Travel Specialists' insider knowledge.
  • Privacy Enjoy a tour focused solely on you or your travel group.
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GOOD TO KNOW Download trip notes
CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Essential Egypt (5 Star Hotels) tour. You can cancel the tour up to 63 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 62 days of departure.

Payment

For any tour departures within 23 July 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 23 July 2024, a deposit of 150 USD is required to confirm the tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 62 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Essential Egypt (5 Star Hotels) tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. World Nomads offers travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families.

Visa

For this Essential Egypt (5 Star Hotels) tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • This tour has received the World Travel and Tourism Council’s ‘Safe Travels’ stamp, which provides travellers with assurance that COVID-19 health and hygiene protocols have been adhered to.
  • Larger tour groups will be separated according to the local physical distancing regulations.
  • Various COVID-19 distancing measures have been implemented on this trip to ensure the safety of each traveller.
  • This tour requires you to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at least 14 days before your departure day.
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