Egypt Dahabiya Holiday 11 nights /12 days Luxury Cruise

Egypt Dahabiya Holiday
11 nights /12 days Luxury Cruise
                 









Including

• Meet & assist at Cairo International Airport upon arrival and departure.
• Accommodation in Cairo 4 nights at 5* deluxe hotel, Movenpick-resort Pyramids Hotel including breakfast & taxes.
• Accommodation on 05 star luxuries Dahabiya Nile cruise,
Sonesta Dahabiya Cruise for 07 nights on full board basis.
• All Sightseeing Tours (private) in Cairo.
• All Sightseeing tours on your Dahabiya Cruise as mentioned in the itinerary.
• Entrance fees to all sites as indicated in the itinerary.
• Egyptologist guide through out your tours.
• All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle. .
• Lunch during tours in Cairo.
• Domestic flight (Cairo – Luxor- Aswan – Cairo).
• Free mobile phone during your stay in Egypt (Charged about 60 minutes local & 06 minutes International).
• All service charges & taxes.
Excluding
• International Airfare
• Egypt entry visa, for non restricted nationalities you can buy it upon arrival before passport control. Visa Cost 15 $ = 12 Euro per person adult or child.
• Drinks and any personal expenses.
• Entrance fees to special archeologist sites like (Mummies room at the Egyptian Museum – Inside one of The Pyramids).
• Tipping Kitty
Note:
- Prices are quoted in US Dollars and based on a double occupancy. Also, prices are valid till 30/04/2011 except during Christmas, New Year’s Eve & Easter Feasts. Moreover; rates may be changed without prior notice should the government increase taxes.
- Single supplement is applied for those coming with other & prefer single occupancy.
- Accommodation at these hotels are subject to availability.
-Discounts for groups.

Prices & Dates:

Date
From May to Sept. 
2010

From Oct. to April 2011
Per person in double


Single supplement


1st Day:
Arrival to Cairo airport, meets and assists by our representative, transfer to your hotel, check in, and overnight.
2nd Day:
. Breakfast, then move to start your blissful day kicking off at Memphis; the ancient capital of Old Egypt during the Old Kingdom. It was founded by King Narner. Poceed to theStep Pyramid at Sakkara which was designed by the architect Imhotep for his master King Zoser. Lunch at Al local restaurant. After that, move to visit the enchanting pyramids of CheopsChefren and Mykerinus at Giza. Then proceed to visit the Great Sphinx, the head of a pharaoh with a lion's body, The tour also includes a visit to the Valley Temple which belongs to the Pyramids of Chephren. Overnight in Cairo.
3rd Day:
After breakfast, start your day visiting the Egyptian Museum that exhibits the enchanting treasures of Tutankhamun, among many other fascinating pharaonic artifacts. Lunch at Grand hayatt, Café restaurant. After that, proceed your trip visiting theHanging Church and Abu Sirga Church at Coptic Cairo. Back to the hotel and overnight.
4th Day:
After breakfast, check out from your hotel in Cairo, and then transfer to Cairo Airport for flight to Luxor. Embark on 05 star luxuries Dahabiya, Nile Cruise, in Luxor for a relaxing week sailing the Nile on board a luxuriously appointed Dahabiya. After lunch, enjoy an excursion to the West Bank for visits to the burial places of the Pharaohs; the Valley of the Kings, Continue to the adjacent Valley of the Queens, the temple of Medinet Habu and the Colossi of Memnon. Overnight moored on the Nile banks of Luxor.
5th Day:
After breakfast, visit the magnificent temple complex of Amon-Ra at Karnak, with its vast hypostyle hall of 134 columns, followed by the Luxor Temple.Overnight moored in Luxor.
6th Day:
Today will be a leisurely day. After breakfast, commence sailing to Esna where your Dahabiya will moor overnight. 
7th Day:
This morning you will sail to Edfu to visit the wonderfully preserved Temple of Edfu. Overnight moored beside a Nile island.

8th Day:
Today you will sail to Kom Ombo visit see the Ptolemaic temple dedicated to the crocodile god Sobek and the falcon-headed Horus, god of the morning sun. Overnight moored beside a Nile island.
9th Day:
A leisurely day sailing to Aswan where the Dahabiya moors overnight.
10th Day:
Today you will visit the Aswan High Dam (completed in 1971); the Old Dam (completed in 1902). You will also visit the Philae Temple, dedicated to the goddess Isis, a structure rescued from the rising waters of Lake Nasser at the time of the High Dam's construction.
11th Day:
Breakfast aboard the Dahabiya followed by disembarkation. After that transfer to Aswan Airport for departure to Cairo. Upon arrival at Cairo Airport, transfer to your hotel in Cairo and overnight.
12th Day:
Breakfast, transfer to Cairo International Airport for final departure.