Pyramids of Giza

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Explore Cairo, Aswan, Luxor & the Red Sea in Hurghada on an Immersive 9-Day Tour

Experience the adventure of a lifetime and discover timeless wonders with our 9-day Egypt itinerary. From the iconic pyramids of Giza to the tranquil shores of the Red Sea, immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of history, culture, and natural beauty that the Land of the Pharaohs has to offer.

Led by expert Egyptologists, you’ll journey through UNESCO World Heritage Sites, delving deep into the mysteries of ancient civilizations while enjoying the comfort of luxurious accommodations and seamless transportation. Explore majestic temples, cruise along the legendary Nile River, and unwind on the magical shores of the Red Sea upon arrival in Hurghada. With exclusive excursions, immersive experiences, and unforgettable moments waiting at every turn, this tour promises an adventure that will leave you with memories to last a lifetime. Join us and discover the magic of Egypt like never before.

Why You'll Love This Tour

Delve into the wonders of ancient Egypt as you explore iconic UNESCO World Heritage Sites

Gain deeper insight into each landmark and monument as your journey is guided by expert Egyptologists

Relax in luxurious accommodations throughout your journey, including 5-star hotels in Cairo and Hurghada, as well as a luxurious Nile cruise ship complete with full-board meals

Enjoy hassle-free transfers with included hotel pick-up and drop-off, as well as domestic flights from Cairo to Aswan and from Hurghada back to Cairo

Embark on excursions to prestigious sites such as the Temple of Hatshepsut, Philae Temple, and Kom Ombo Temple, and more!

Undertake fun activities along the Red Sea coast in Hurghada, with options for snorkeling, swimming, or simply unwinding on the pristine beaches

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Tour Logistics

Tour Logistics


Per person in a Double/Twin room:

  • Adults $1,950.00 USD per person
  • Children $1,590.00 USD per person

Departure time


Meeting point

Cairo International Airport


Departures on Mondays and Wednesdays


9 days

Group size

Minimum 1, maximum 15


  • Hotel pick-up and drop off transfers
  • 5-star Hotel in Cairo (daily breakfast)
  • 5-star Nile Cruise (Full- Board meals)
  • 5-star Hotel in Hurghada ( All Inclusive meal)
  • Domestic flight from Cairo to Aswan
  • Domestic flight from Hurghada to Cairo
  • Bilingual Egyptologist tour guide
  • Transportation throughout the daily excursions

Not included

  • Meals not specified in the itinerary
  • Personal expenses such as souvenirs and tips
  • Optional activities not mentioned in the itinerary such as Abu Simbel, Hot Air Balloon and Nubian Village
  • Entrance fee to mentioned sights

About your guide

Egyptologist tour guide

What You Will See & Do

9-Day Cairo to Hurghada Tour Itinerary

Day 1 – Arrival in Cairo

Meet our representative at Cairo International Airport for a seamless arrival. Experience a private transfer to your 5-star hotel, check-in, and settle into your accommodation for your first night stay in Cairo.

Accommodation: Hotel in Cairo

Day 2 – Giza Pyramids – Sphinx – Egyptian Museum

Start your day with a visit to the iconic Great Pyramids of Giza, an ancient wonder that includes the impressive pyramids of Cheops, Chefren, and Mykerinus. Marvel at the Sphinx and the Valley Temple that accompany these magnificent structures. As you approach, catch glimpses of these historic slopes amidst Cairo’s modern skyline. Stand in awe of the towering 481-foot Great Pyramid of Khufu, the largest among them.

Next, head to the Egyptian Museum, home to the treasures of the young pharaoh Tutankhamen. Guided by your Egyptologist, this experience provides a perfect introduction to the historic sites you’ll explore along the Nile. After a fulfilling day, return to your Cairo hotel for a comfortable overnight stay.

Accommodation: Hotel in Cairo
Meals Included: Breakfast

Day 3 – Flight to Aswan – High Dam – Philae Temple – Nile Cruise

After breakfast, your day begins with a short flight from Cairo to Aswan. Upon arrival, you’ll have some time to explore Aswan before settling into your cruise ship accommodation on the Nile.

First, visit the Aswan High Dam, constructed during 1960 to 1970. This dam is the largest of its kind globally and was built to manage the Nile River and prevent flooding in Egypt. Next, you’ll see the Philae Temple, built in honor of the goddess Isis. This temple is stunning and would have been lost to floods if not for the Aswan dam.

Afterwards, enjoy lunch aboard your cruise ship and enjoy the rest of the afternoon at your own leisure onboard the ship, as you sail towards your next destination.

Accommodation: Cruise ship on the Nile, Aswan
Meals Included: Breakfast, lunch & dinner

Day 4 – Abu Simbel – Kom Ombo – Overnight in Edfu

Today, you have the option to embark on an early morning excursion before breakfast, to marvel at the majestic Great Temples of Abu Simbel. Crafted by Ramses II and Nefertari, these awe-inspiring temples are renowned for their splendor and the remarkable feat of being relocated in 1968 to avoid submersion beneath Lake Nasser.

In the afternoon, you’ll embark on a scenic 5-hour cruise from Aswan to Kom Ombo, where you’ll have the chance to explore the remarkable Kom Ombo Temple. This unique sanctuary is dedicated to two deities: Haroeris, an ancient incarnation of the falcon-headed god Horus, and the revered Crocodile God Sobek. Situated on the banks of the Nile, the temple overlooks the waters where crocodiles once basked in the sun.

Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner
Accommodation: Cruise ship on the Nile, Edfu

Day 5 – Edfu Temple – Luxor

Embark on a captivating excursion along the Nile River, starting with a visit to the majestic Edfu Temple, dedicated to the falcon god Horus. Enjoy a charming horse carriage ride, adding a touch of nostalgia to your journey, before returning to your cruise ship for breakfast.

As you sail towards Luxor, passing through the Esna Lock, take in the scenic views and indulge in a delicious onboard lunch. Upon arrival in Luxor, explore the East Bank with a tour of Luxor Temple, marveling at its towering obelisks and intricately carved reliefs.

Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner
Accommodation: Cruise ship on the Nile, Luxor

Day 6 – Luxor Exploration – Journey to Hurghada

Today, you’ll set out to explore the prestigious landmarks of Luxor, beginning with a visit to the West Bank, where you’ll encounter the iconic Colossi of Memnon, towering statues that have stood watch over the Nile for millennia. Then, venture into the Valley of the Kings, a sacred burial ground where ancient pharaohs were laid to rest in elaborately decorated tombs. Explore these intricate passageways and marvel at the vivid hieroglyphs that adorn the walls.

Next, visit the majestic Temple of Hatshepsut, an architectural masterpiece nestled amidst the cliffs of Deir el-Bahari. Admire its grandeur and learn about the remarkable reign of Queen Hatshepsut, one of ancient Egypt’s most powerful rulers.

After a break for lunch, you’ll board an air-conditioned bus and journey to Hurghada for a relaxing visit to the stunning Red Sea, where crystal-clear waters and vibrant marine life await.

Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner
Accommodation: Hotel in Hurghada

Day 7 – Hurghada – Red Sea

Enjoy a leisurely day along the picturesque shores of the Red Sea, where you’ll find an array of entertaining activities to suit every preference. Whether you prefer to snorkel amidst colorful coral reefs, swim in the pristine waters, or simply unwind on the sandy beaches, the choice is yours.

Optional activity (not included with main tour package):

  • Snorkeling on Giftun Island – for those seeking adventure, you can enquire about the option of going on a full-day excursion to Giftun Island, where you can snorkel, fish, and enjoy a tasty lunch amidst stunning natural surroundings. After a day of sun and sea, you’ll retreat to your hotel in Hurghada for a relaxing evening.

Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner
Accommodation: Hotel in Hurghada

Day 8 – Return to Cairo

After breakfast at your hotel in Hurghada, prepare to check out of your accommodations and meet our driver who will transfer you to the airport, where you will board a return flight to Cairo.
When you arrive in Cairo, you can relax in the comfort of your hotel accommodations, or take advantage of exploring Cairo further on the last full day of your tour.

Meals: Breakfast
Accommodation: Hotel in Cairo

Day 9 – Depart Cairo

Today, your tour of Egypt sadly comes to an end. After breakfast, check out of your hotel and meet our driver for a transfer to Cairo International Airport.

Meals: Breakfast

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