Ancient Kemet & Kush Tour

Starts From 1900.00$

Day One -Arrival at Cairo International Airport:

Arrive at Cairo Arrive at Cairo airport, meet and assist with the emigration Egypt visa department to obtain our Egypt entry Visa, then we will collect our bags and transfer to Mena House hotel – PYRAMIDS VIEW ROOM – Overnight in Cairo

Day Two: Tour to Sakkara & Memphis & Dahshur.

Breakfast, start a tour with our English speaking Egyptologist tour guide by visiting the Sakkara Necropolis. We will start with the Old Kingdom tombs of the Nobles of the V1th Dynasties (2350 – 2200 BC). After the Noble Tombs, We will go into the Sakkara Pyramid Complex itself which built in the reign of the third Dynasty by Pharaoh Zoser (2700 BC). Sakkara is supposed to be the first major stone complex in Egypt. Lunch is included at a neat outdoor local restaurant , after lunch ,We will visit the first capital of Ancient Egypt , founded by king Narmer in 3200 BC , Memphis include the limestone statue of King Ramses , then we will go to visit Dahshur , the red and Bent Pyramids , the red Pyramid with its resonating main chambers and earlier megalithic third chamber ( plundered tomb chamber ) . It is neither plundered nor is a tomb chamber, the Bent Pyramid a generally unrecognized architectural marvel, End of the day and back to Mena House hotel – Overnight in Cairo

Day Three: Giza Pyramids & the Great Sphinx & the Egyptian Museum

Breakfast at our Hotel, Start our full day tour with our English speaking Egyptologist tour guide by visiting the Great Sphinx, around the Sphinx its adjacent temples which involved with its amazing structures. A walking to the Pyramids Plateau through the Old Kingdom tombs of nobles and notables (tomb of khenthaus, a Queen of Menkaure, the builder of the Third Pyramids). As a few of tourism visit these places so we will get a good visceral sense of what Egypt was like in those distant time. Up on the Plateau, around the Pyramids there is a lot more evidence for the lost Civilization. Then we will visit the Solar Boat of Khufu this amazing, intact funerary boat, lunch in local restaurant with pyramids view, then to the Egyptian museum, with the largest collection of Egyptian antiquities in the world to get a lifetime experience when we will see the treasures of king TUT ANKH AMON and the royal mummies room– Back to Mena House and Overnight in Cairo

Day Four: Day Tour to Old Cairo – Fly To Luxor

Breakfast at our Hotel, check out and start our Old Cairo Excursion in the beating heart of Medieval Cairo visiting the Citadel of Saladin and the Mosque-Madrasa of Sultan Hassan, regarded as the finest example of early-Mamluk architecture in Cairo. Climb onto the roof and up the minaret for a view of the neighbourhood. After the guided tour Lunch break in one of the restaurants in Al-Azhar Park, for example the Lakeside Café or the Ayyubid Café or at Naguieb Mahfouz restaurant in the Khan El Khalily souks later transferred to our domestic flight to Luxor, arrival in Luxor and transfer to our Boutique Hotel Al Moudira – Overnight in Luxor

Day Five: Day Excursion to the West Bank of Luxor

Early Breakfast in our Hotel, Day excursion with our English speaking guide to Valley of Kings the royal cemetery of the New Kingdom, we will visit three tombs (your suggestion is highly recommended), after that we will visit Al Deir Al – Bahari Temple , the only temple of Ancient Egypt built in three levels , this unique temple belong to glorious queen Hatshepsut , after the temple visit a lunch will be served in an Egyptian restaurant faced Habu Temple , after lunch tour to the valley of Nobles include a visit to tombs of Ramose , Userhat , Khamehat , Rakhmera and sennefer , back to our hotel and overnight in West bank.

Day Sex:  Excursion to the East Bank of Luxor

Early Breakfast in our Hotel, a day excursion with our English speaking guide to the holly shrine of Ancient Egypt temple of Karnak which dedicated to God Amon, then tour to Luxor Museum, after the museum visit a lunch will be served in Sofra Restaurant an authentic Egyptian style furniture and food – after lunch a time to visit the sister temple of Karnak, the temple of Luxor at the sunset time – back to our hotel in west bank and overnight in Luxor

Day Seven: Luxor – Esna – First Night in Nile Dahabiya

Breakfast in our Luxor hotel, check out and transfer to our Nile Dahabiya for the 05 days / 04 Nights journey, check in our Nile Dahabiya boat for the next five days, we will sail up the Nile River from Esna to Aswan for the next four nights. We will visit Esna Temple and cruise to El Kab, the ancient town of Nekheb, to visit the remains of its temples and some of the tombs dug into the cliffs. Set sail for a small island where the boat will moor for the night. Dinner will be served on board the Dahabiya or on the tranquil bank of the Nile. First night on board. B) – Included in our Hotel – (L) – Included in our Nile Dahabiya – (D) – Included

Day Eight: Dahabiya – Second night

Breakfast ,  Sail for Edfu, visit to temple of Horus, regarded as the best-preserved of all the temples in Egypt. Set sail for a small island where the boat will moor for the night, later stops will take you to small villages and the desert. Dinner will be served on board the Dahabiya or on the tranquil bank of the Nile. Second night on board. B) – Included in our Nile Dahabiya – (L) – Included in our Nile Dahabiya – (D) – Included

Day Nine: Dahabiya – Third night

Breakfast ,  Sail to Gebel el Silsila, explore the ancient sandstone quarries and rock-cut chapels of Horemheb, Seti I, Ramesses II and Merenptah. The journey up the Nile continues towards the double temple of Haroeris and Sobek in Kom Ombo. Setting sail to the island of Maniha, where the Dahabiya will moor for the evening. Dinner will be served on board the Dahabiya or on the tranquil bank of the Nile. Third night on board (B) – Included in our Nile Dahabiya – (L) – Included in our Nile Dahabiya

Day Ten: – Dahabiya – Fourth night

Breakfast ,  Sail to Daraw, walking tour to the village and visit the markets of Daraw, once the last stop of the famous 40 Days desert road between Sudan and Egypt. Sailing continues to the Nubian village of El Koubania, nearby Aswan. Fourth and last night on board. B) – Included in our Nile Dahabiya – (L) – Included in our Nile Dahabiya – (D) – Included

Day Eleven: Check out form Dahabiya – Transfer to the Legend Old

Breakfast at the Dahabiya; check out and transfer to the Legend Old Cataract Hotel for check in. After check in we will visit the temples of Philae, the temple of Kalabsha and the High dam. After this excursion and before sunset a felucca trip in and around Aswan with visits to Elephantine Island and Kitchener Island, known to locals as the Island of Plants. Back to our Legend Old Cataract Hotel, free evening in Aswan to explore the old Market of Aswan or to enjoy your time in Old Cataract hotel– Overnight in Aswan

Day Twelve: Aswan – Abu Simbel

Breakfast, check out to Abu Simbel – staying in Eskaleh Eco lodge Nubian house in Abu Simbel. Please note that all visitors travelling from Aswan to Abu Simbel by road still must travel in police convoy. Abu Simbel stay will give you the opportunity of visiting the two temples of Abu Simbel (Great Temple of Ramses II & the smaller temple of Hathor) without the usual crowds. Every evening a sound-and-light show is performed at Abu Simbel .

Day Thirteen: Abu Simbel – Cairo – Final Departure

Breakfast at our hotel, check out and transfer to Abu Simbel or Aswan airport (according to the Egypt air Schedule) for our domestic flight to Cairo, then transfer to our international flights to home

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