EGYPTIAN HIGHLIGHTS

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EGYPTIAN HIGHLIGHTS

6 DAYS / 5 NIGHTS
DEPARTS EVERY SATURDAY, MONDAY & WEDNESDAY

Day 1: Arrival at the Cairo Airport. Our Sylvia Tours representative will be there to meet and assist you through the airport formalities. You will be escorted to your hotel for check in and overnight.

Day 2: Breakfast at Hotel. Meet your guide at the hotel for departure on a full day's tour of Cairo. You will visit the Egyptian Museum, following which we will have lunch at one of Cairo restaurants. After lunch, visit the Pyramids of Giza and the famous Sphinx.
Back to Hotel and overnight.

Day 3: Check out after Breakfast. Transfer to Cairo Airport to fly to Aswan (cost of flight not included). Arrival at Aswan Airport. Our Sylvia Tours representative will be there to meet and escort you to your 3 nights Cruise. Embarkation and Check in before Lunch. Lunch on board. In the afternoon, you will visit the High Dam and Philae Temple. After that you will experience the short adventure trip in the Nile by a Felucca (small boat) sailing around the islands where you will view Elephantine Island, the Botanical Garden and the Aga Khan Mausoleum. Overnight on board in Aswan.

Day 4: Early morning sail to Kom Ombo. In Kom Ombo, visit the temples of Sobek and Horus. Lunch on board. Relax and admire the beautiful scenery along the Nile while sailing to Edfu. In Edfu, take a tour by horse-drawn carriage to visit the Temple of Horus. Back on board and sail to Esna. Overnight on board while crossing the Esna Lock.

Day 5: Sailing to Luxor. After breakfast on board, will visit the West Bank including the Valley of the Kings, Temple of Queen Hatchepsut and the 2 Colossi of Memnon. Lunch on board. Spend the afternoon at leisure to explore Luxor on your own. Overnight on board in Luxor.

Day 6: Check out after breakfast on board, Transfer to Luxor Airport for departure to Cairo or to your onward destination (cost of flight not included).