Christmas & New Year 2011 / 2012 in Egypt

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Christmas & New year holidays 

    Cairo & Nile Cruise tour package

8 days / 7 night ( includes  4 days Nile cruise )

 

Day 1:  Arrival Day     ( Please Send Us Your Flight Arrival Details )

  • Upon Your Arrival Cairo International Airport Champion Tours representative will meet & assist you, and handle all your procedures include passport control, luggage area and customs formalities.
  • After that, you will be transferred to your hotel by a private air-conditioned vehicle.
  • Overnight in Cairo.
  • No Meals

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Day 2 : Day tour in Cairo (Memphis, Saqqara, Giza Pyramids)

  • At 09:00 A. M. Pick Up From Your Hotel To Start Your Day Tour With Your personal Egyptologist Tour Guide.
  • Move to  the Pyramids which is the most important monument's of the seven wonders of the world, enjoy an up-close seen of the great Pyramid of the Pharaoh Cheops, as well as the Pyramids of Khefren & Mycerinus. Not far from the Pyramids watch the legendary Sphinx with the head of king Khfren with lion's body. Guardin Sphinx is the greatest monumental sculpture & the biggest monolith statue in the world.It dates back to the time of Chephren; the tour also includes a visit to the Valley Temple, which belongs to The Pyramids Of Chephren.
  • Lunch included. (Vegetarian if needed).
  • Move to visit the Step Pyramid of Zoser to enjoy  the amazing visual presenting of Saqqara, the world's oldest major stone structure. It was built in the 3rd Dynasty (around 2630 BC) for King Djoser.
  • After that, transfer to Memphis which was founded by King Menes, and was the capital of Old Egypt during the Old Kingdom & the center of rule and culture ifor over 300 years. time you will wander there the greatness of Pharaoh will dread you, and see the Statue of Ramses II.
  • Private transfer by A/C Van to train station to board your 01st. class sleeper train to Aswan, Aprox. 12 hours. Dinner & breakfast served on the train.
  • (Optional) If you would like to travel by internal flight, with pleasure.
  • Meals: (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner).

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Day 3: Nile Cruise 01 Aswan

  • Breakfast is served in the train.
  • Then you will be met & assist by Champion Tours Representative in Aswan Station upon your arrival.
  • Private Transfer By A/C Van To Your 05 Stars Nile Cruise , Based On Full Board Basis ( Breakfast, Lunch , Dinner ).
  • You will be accompanied by your knowledgeable Egyptologist guide for an amazing tour to visit the High Dam, the Granite Quarries and the Temple of Philae.
  • Dinner and overnight in Aswan.
  • Meals:  (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner).

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Day 4:Nile Cruise 02 Kom Ombo & Edfu

  • Have breakfast on board the cruise.
  • Then sail to Kom Ombo to visit Temple shared by two gods Sobek and Haeroris in Kom Ombo.
  • Have lunch on board then.
  • Sail to Edfu to visit Hours temple in Edfu.
  • Have tea Afternoon while you sail to Esna.
  • Dinner on board and overnight in Esna on your Nile Cruise Ship.
  • Meals:  (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner).

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Day 5: Nile Cruise 03 East Bank of Luxor

  • Breakfast on board your Nile cruise ship.
  • Then sail to Luxor with lunch on board the vessel then you will go for a wonderful tour to visit the West Bank of the Nile in Luxor to the Valley Of Kings , Temple Of Hatshepsut & Colossi Of Memnon .
  •  You will be transferred back to the Nile cruise ship for afternoon tea and dinner on board with overnight aboard the Nile cruise vessel in Luxor.
  • Meals:  (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner).

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Day 6:West Bank of Luxor & Back To Cairo

  • Breakfast on board your Nile cruise ship.
  • Disembarkation.
  • Optional Day Tour To Visit East Bank Luxor & Karnak Temples.
  • Have Your Lunch At Local Restaurant – Vegetarian If Needed.
  • Private Transfer By A/C Van To Luxor Station To Board Your 01st. Class Sleeper Train Back To Cairo , Takes Approx. 10 Hours, dinner & breakfast Served On The Train.
  • (Optional) If you would like to travel by internal flight, with pleasure.
  • Meals:  (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)

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Day 7:Arrival Cairo / Day tour in Cairo (The Egyptian Museum, Old Coptic , Jewish & Islamic Cairo & Khan el Khalili)
 

  • Breakfast At Train.
  • Upon Arrival Giza Station Meet & Assist By Champion Tours Representative.
  • Enjoy open buffet breakfast in your hotel.
  • Start your day tour With Your personal Egyptologist Tour Guide to Tahrir Square which witness one of the most greatest people revolution against oppression and autocracy to start new era of freedom in modern Egypt.
  • Move to Egyptian museum and enter the gate of history. Inside there are treasures from ancient Egypt, including priceless artifacts taken from different royal tombs. The most amazing attraction is Tutankhamun hall where charming treasure from the tomb of the boy king are exhibited, including the famous gold mask. Another absolute fascination you'll experience in the Royal Mummy Room containing  mummies of the most powerful Pharaohs in Egypt dating back to New King Dom. Over 250,000 overwhelming artifacts are presented, including an exhibit dedicated to Tut Ankh Amen.
  • Lunch included. (Vegetarian if needed).
  • Then proceed to visit Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque and Citadel of Salah El Din.
  • Head to Old Cairo to visit the Hanging Church, Abu Sirga Church and Synagogue.
  • Suggest : Optional Cairo By Night Dinner Cruise With Show Of Tanwora.
  • Back to your hotel.
  • Free Time.
  • Overnight.
  • Meals:  (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner ).

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Day 8: Departure Day
 

  • Buffet breakfast in the hotel.
  • Check Out Your Hotel Before 13:00 P.M.
  • Drive to Cairo International Airport escorted by Champion Tours Representative for Final Departure.
  • Meals: (Breakfast).

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Program Includes:

  • Accommodation for 02 night in Cairo based on Bed & Breakfast Basis.
  • Accommodation for 03 nights on 5* Nile Cruise based on Full Board Basis.
  • Entrance Fees to all sites.
  • Sightseeing Listed In The Itinerary.
  • Egyptologist Tour Guide. (Language As You Request)
  • Tour Leader.
  • Meals as listed. (Vegetarian if needed).
  • All transportation by private A/C Van.
  • Sleeper trains. (02 WAY). Cairo / Aswan & Luxor / Cairo.
  • Meet & Assist Services at the airports & Stations.
  • Two Full day tours in Cairo including all the sightseeing plus lunch.
  • All the Sightseeing on the Nile Cruise.
  • Free Mobile phone during your stay, charged for about (30 min. Local calls or 2 min. International Calls).
  • All Service Charges & Taxes.

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Program Excludes:

  • International Flights.
  • Entry Visa.
  • Tips.
  • Internal flight if needed instead of sleeper trains & long drive from Sharm el Sheikh to Cairo.
  • Any Optional Tours You May Require.
  • Personal Expenses.

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Rate:

Category 4 Stars 5 Stars
Per Person In DBL Room 1300 $ USD 1500 $ USD
Single Supplement 620 $ USD$ 870 $ USD

 

Accommodation:

Cities 3* Hotel 4* Hotel 5* Hotel
Cairo Indiana Hotel Oasis Hotel Moevenpick Pyramids Resort
Nile Cruise N/A N/A Presidential (PNC)