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03 Nights / 04 Days ( Cairo & Luxor ) Tour

Country: Egypt
City: Luxor
Duration: 4 Day(s) - 3 Night(s)
Tour Category: Budget Tours
Departure Date: Thu 01 Jan '99

Package Itinerary

01 Night Cairo - Over day Luxor - 02 Night Sleeping Train

Day 01: Arrival Cairo

Arrive Cairo international airport upon arrival you will be meet & assist by our representative assisting you through passport control formalities, luggage identification & portage then transferring you by air conditioned private car to your hotel in where you will be assisted by our steward for check in & over night in Cairo.

Day 2: Cairo

Breakfast at hotel, Checkout and then you will be meet by our professional Egyptology English speaking guide to accompany you by private air conditional car to visit pyramids & sphinx. There are no more famous ancient sites within Egypt or for that matter elsewhere in the world, than the great pyramids & sphinx.

They have been both the main destination for tourists & a source of imaginative thought to the world for over three thousand years. The ancient Egyptians believed in their belief that the spirit life after death & existence eternal life. So, near the pyramids there they placed wooden boats, to be at the disposal of the king when he went at his journey at day & night with the sun god.

Near the pyramids we find the sphinx which has a body of a lion with ahead of king or god. then proceed to visit Sakkara one of the great necropolis of Memphis& three major discoveries have recently made at Sakkara including a prime minister` tomb a queen`s pyramid & the tomb Of son of dynasty & every one of them have a fantastic story.

Then proceed to visit Memphis the first unified & centralized state in history with organized system of government police, army & education, Then transferring you by air conditioned private car to Giza train station where you will be helped by our steward with your portage & to board on your train in where you will be served dinner in cabin or the train restaurant according to your choice while traveling to Luxor & overnight on the train.

Day 3: Luxor

Breakfast at the train, arrive Luxor train station then you will meet by our professional Egyptology English speaking guide to accompany you by private car to visit the East bank to visit the temple of Karnak it was known as Ipet-isut (Most select of places) by the ancient Egyptians. It is a city of temples built over 2000 years and dedicated to the Theben triad of Amun, Mut and Khonsu. Then have your lunch on board. And proceed to visit Luxor temple.

The Luxor Temple was dedicated to the Theban Triad of Amun-Re, his wife Mut, and his son Khonsu. It was called "Ipet resyt," which means the Southern Opet or the Place of the Seclusion of Amun-Re. It was directly connected to the temple of Karnak, the main cult center of Amun-Re or Amun-Min, the sky god or the ithyphallic fertility god. The temple had another group of divinities that included Iunet, Hathor, and Atum, whose statues were discovered in a hidden storage pit.

Then cross the west bank & visit Valley of the Kings, it is once again a hive of activity. Perhaps the most immediately visible sign of this activity is the trench; & sandbag wall, that has appeared, in the central area of the Valley, between tombs KV. 9 (Ramses V/VI) & KV. 57 (Horemheb). This trench is the site of excavations being conducted by The Amarna Royal Tombs Project, which in their aims managed to embrace several of the factors which make Egyptology such an attractive subject to many of our readers. (For a general view of the main, or eastern, King’s Valley, see map 1).

Then visit the temple of queen Hatshepsut which is one of the most dramatically situated in the world, the queen`s architect set it at head of a valley over shadowed by peak of Thebes where the goddess lived, then proceed to tomb of Nobles, The Tombs of the Nobles actually comprises a number of distinct areas on the west bank These areas mostly lie in five different regions, then transferring you by private Limousine to Luxor station where you will be helped by our steward with your portage & to board on your train to Cairo.

Where you will be served dinner in cabin or the train restaurant according to your choice while traveling to Cairo & overnight on the train.

Day 04: Cairo-Departure

Breakfast at the train, arrive Cairo. You will be meet & assist by our representative helping you with your portage then accompany you by private air-conditioned car to drive to Cairo International airport where you will be assisted by our steward for portage & check in on board of your flight carrier then helping you on the emigration formalities wishing you a happy flight back home.

Program Include:

-01 night Cairo accommodation, 03* Indiana Hotel, for info click here

-02 nights sleeping train (bed, dinner & breakfast). for info click here

-All transportation in the program by private car

-All sightseeing included private Professional Egyptologist English speaking tour guide as the program here above.

-Entrance fee for all sightseeing as programs.

Program Exclude:

-Entry visa to Egypt.

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