Penang International Airport
3 Hours Before Flight Time
Assemble at International Airport for your departure flights to capitals of Egypt – Cairo.
Morning arrive at Cairo, meet by local representative and to transfer hotel for check-in. Evening transfer to attend Sound & Light Show at Pyramids (Optional). After show transfer for dinner. Overnight in Cairo.
After breakfast, transfer to visit one of the ancient Seven Wonders of the world, the Great Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx (solar boat), which cast its enigmatic gaze across the sands of the dessert. Continue visit to the Egyptian Museum (Entering Mummies room) & end a totally wonderful day at Khan El Khalili Bazaar. Overnight in Cairo.
Today transfer to airport for your domestic flight to Aswan. Upon arrival, Aswan sightseeing tour includes the High Dam and unfinished Obelisque. After lunch board the felucca ride around island. Embark on board the luxurious Nile River Cruise with its full facilities, you’ll enjoy the beautiful sight and the tranquility journey. Overnight on cruise. **Sailing schedule, all docking, arrival times and port of call en-route the Nile River are subject to change.**
Today is a lifetime visit the Temple of Abu Simbel – it flanked by four gigantic statues of Ramses II (bus). Return to the cruise & continue our tranquil cruise along the Nile arriving at Kom-Ombo. Visit the roofless Temple of Kom-Ombo, which was dedicated to the falcon & crocodile god. Back to the cruise and relax on the desk for our best boat as it glides by primitive villages on our cruise to Edfu. Tea and coffee will served in the early evening. Overnight on cruise.
Visit to the Temple of Erdu, the best preserved cult temple in Egypt which is an essential landmark for archaeological enthusiasts. Experience a ride on horse carriage from the dock to the entrance of Edfu Temple. Back to the Nile Cruise, continues sailing to Luxor via Esna Lock. Overnight on cruise.
Disembark from Cruise, it’s time to head for the West Bank visit the world famous Valley of the Kings, sites of some 62 tombs. It was here pf Tutankhamen was found, amongthose of other notabke Egyptian Pharaos (Visit 3 Tombs). Visit Temple of Karnak – a holy city of pylon, hypostyle halls, colossal statues, shrines and obelisk. Transfer to airport for light back Cairo.
After breakfast, proceed to Alenxandria. Upon arrival, visit to Montazah Gardens and view King Farouk’s Palace. Visit Pompey’s Pillar and approximately 25m red granite column with a circumference of 9m was constructed in honor o the Emperor Diocletian. The Catacomb – tombs that were tunneled into the bedrock into the age of the Antonine emperors (2nd century A.D) for a single wealthy family still practicing the ancient religion (Kom El-Shoqafa), passing by Alexandrian landmark – Quit Bay’s Fort. Return to Cairo for overnight.
After breakfast, free at own leisure till time transfer to airport for flight back to home.
Arrive home with sweet memories.
An amazing trip!