Between the Nile and the desert

you will like

  • Discovering Cairo, The Capital, The vivid city.
  • Visiting the Pyramids complex and the Egyptian museum
  • Fayoum deserts, Valley of the Whales, The water fall and the magic lake.
  • Sailing in a Felluca, the unforgettable trip.
  • Visiting the original Nubian villages.
  • Exploring the temples of Philae, kom Ombou and Edfu.
  • Enjoy sailing on the Dahabeya from Aswan to Esna.
  • Luxor’s west bank, the place where you’ll be surrounded by historical treasures everywhere.

Choosing this trip will let you obtain the keys of Egypt’s portals from North to South. Fayoum is the city where you’ll find the simplicity and nature’s beauty. The Upper Egypt is a different story to tell and different atmosphere to live in and yes we’re still at the same country. The Fellucca experience will be one of those beautiful memories that last forever. Besides your luxurious trip on the Dahabeya with the winds and the setting sun, visiting the villages and islands of Luxor to Aswan and we freely approach the iconic temples that surrounds us.

Departure periods and prices

from to price Adult Teenager 6 to 11 years : up to : -10 % Child 3 to 5 years : up to : -30 % assured departure Booking
12/12/2022 19/12/2022 1,148.00 $ 1,033.20 $ 803.60 $ insured Booking
19/12/2022 26/12/2022 1,148.00 $ 1,033.20 $ 803.60 $ insured Booking

price includes

  • 2 Nights in a 3 stars hotel in Cairo
  • 2 Nights in a 3 stars hotel in Aswan
  • 2 Nights accommodation at the Dahabieh (full board)
  • 1 Nights in a 3 stars hotel in Luxor
  • Guide (Egyptologist) English-speaking
  • Entrance fees to all the mentioned sites
  • All transfers by air-conditioned vehicle
  • All service charges and taxes

price excludes

  • International and domestic flights
  • Entry visa to Egypt (25$ / pers)
  • Tipping, Any extras not mentioned in the program

itinerary

Day 1 - Arrival in Cairo

Cairo

Meet and assistance at the airport. Installation at your hotel.

Meals are not included for this day

Fayoum

After enjoying your breakfast, let’s spend the day in Fayoum City. 
Our guide will escort you by a 4X4 vehicle to enjoy the famous and remarkable attractions
besides the desert adventures experience
Then a picnic at Wadi Al Rayan water-fall, A very peaceful place for recreation and Nature’s lovers. 
Then a visit to Wadi Hitan, you'll discover a yet more impressive meaning of 'Ancient' Egypt.
The remote valley of Wadi El-Hitan (Valley of the Whales) is more of an open-air museum displaying rare gigantic fossils of ancient whales and sharks proving that some 40 to 50 million
years ago The site is extremely rich in fossils.
After that let’s end The Fayoum excursion by spending a pleasant time around the Magic Lake.

Transfer back to Cairo and overnight at the hotel

 

Breakfast Lunch

Giza

Enjoy another delicious breakfast at your hotel then head over to visit marvel at one of the Seven
Wonders of the World, the Great Pyramid and Giza Pyramids complex. Walk or take a camel
over to the enigmatic Sphinx half-man - half-lion who defends the Royal burials entrance. After
that it is lunch time at an authentic Egyptian restaurant. 
The Vehicle will be waiting for you to transfer you to get a unique tour at the Egyptian Museum
in the heart of the historic Downtown Cairo, overlooking the infamous Tahrir Square. It is time to
be surrounded by history and magnificent pieces. 
Then transfer to Cairo airport for your flight to Aswan where our representative will meet you. 
Check-in 4* hotel in Aswan


Unforgettable memories are about to start!

Breakfast Lunch

Assouan

It is time to free your mind, enjoy every single breath and let your eyes enjoy what it sees.
But first, did you hear about Abu Simbel Story? Well there is an option to get closer and visit it. We’ll be
glade to assist you and arrange everything on your behalf as an optional trip and if you’re not interested
so it is time to enjoy what we planned for you; a very unique lunch on Felluca.


Sailing on a felluca is the story that you won’t stop talking about it when you get back home safely.
Then you’ll get to see the original Nubian village and the adorable Nubian smiley faces, you’ll wish if
you can spend more time in this city.


Relaxation beyond your imagination. And that’s what we are here for; you dream, we plan.
So Welcome to Aswan and here is your plan on your first day:

An Optional Tour:
We will be more than happy to assist you and offer you an Egyptologist guide if you would like to visit
the Famous Temple of Abu Simbel. (it is an optional trip with extra fees). 
Breakfast at the Hotel

Enjoy a delicious lunch on Felucca with a spectacular view of the Nile, sailing in ASWAN and
visiting the real Nubian village. 
Back to the hotel and overnight.
Dinner free. (You’ll get to discover the local food and restaurants).

Breakfast Lunch

Assouan

Breakfast at the Hotel.
Visiting Philae Temple: This temple is one of the well-preserved classical structured temples
which was built by Ptolemy II and completed by the Roman Emperors. This marvelous temple
was about to be drowned in the destructive floods of the Nile. However, UNESCO did big efforts
to move it to Agilkia Island to save it.

Transfer to our Dahabiya to begin your trip and enjoy nature’s charm.  
It will start to sail towards the north. Enjoy sailing and have your delicious lunch on the sun
deck.

Before Sunset, we will guide you to Kom Ombou Temple, which is dedicated to the crocodile
god Sobek where you will discover such incredible facts about ancient Egypt. 
Enjoy sailing. Overnight on the Dahabiya board.

Breakfast Lunch Dinner

Esna

Breakfast on Dahabiya, and then a visit to the famous quarrying of Gebel Silsilah.  Then your Dahabiya will sail to take you to another adventure in The Temple of Edfu..This is the best preserved ancient cult temple ever discovered in Egypt.  After your tour, you will sail towards Esna. Enjoy sailing. Overnight on Dahabiya board

Breakfast Lunch Dinner

Luxor

Check out after breakfast and transfer to Luxor.
Time to discover Luxor’s West Bank, where the Valley of the Kings and the tombs of the mighty
pharaohs lie amongst the desert landscapes of the Nile Valley. 
The next step will be the magnificent mortuary temple of Queen Hatshepsut.
Then passing by the imposing Colossi of Memnon. 
Lunch in a local restaurant
Transfer to Hotel and overnight

Breakfast Lunch

Luxor

Breakfast at the hotel The agent of Terre d'Egypte will pick you up from the hotel. Transfer to the airport for your return flight.

Breakfast