15 Days Egypt & Israel During Easter Festivals

 Egypt and Israel Information

Trip Duration: 15 Days / 14 Nights

Sights: Memmphis, Saqqara, Giza Pyramids, Sphinx, Egyptian Museum, Old Cairo, Khan El Khalili Bazaar, Valley of the King, Temple Hatshepsut, Colossi of Memnon, Temple of Hours in Edfu, Temple god Sobek

Trip Type: Private Guided Tour

Starting From: Cairo - Return from: Israel

Trip Route: Cairo - Luxor - Edfu - Kom Ombo - Aswan - Abu Simbel - Cairo - Alexandria - Cairo - Israel

Trip Price: 2115 USA $

 

Day 1:

  •   Arrive Cairo Airport.
  •   Meet and assist through passport control formalities, luggage
  •   identification.
  •   Transfer to your hotel for Check in, overnight in Cairo.



Day 2:

  •  Breakfast at the hotel.=20
  •  Day tour to visit Memphis and the step Pyramids of Sakkara.
  •  Lunch at Local restaurant.=20
  • Giza Pyramids: Cheops, Chephren and Mycerinus, guarded by the
  • mysterious Sphinx.
  • Camel ride at the Pyramids can be arranged during the visit upon your
  • request.
  • Overnight in Cairo.
  • Meals: Breakfast and Lunch


Day 3:

  •   Beakfast at the hotel.
  •   Visit the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities.
  •   Lunch at local restaurant.
  •   Visit Citadel and Old Cairo Churches.
  •   Transfer to Giza train station, the sleeper train to Luxor.
  •   Dinner and overnight on board of the train.
  •   Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
     


Day 4:

  •  Breakfast o Board.
  •  Arrival Luxor train station, meet and transfer to "5* deluxe Nile Cruise".
  •  Board the Cruise, Cross to the West Bank to visit the Necropolis of
  •  Thebes, Valley of The Kings, the Temple of Hatshepsut and the Colossi of  Memnon.
  •  Lunch on board.
  •  Afternoon free at leisure.
  •  Dinner & Overnight in Luxor.
  •  Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner



 Day 5:

  •   Breakfast, Sail to Edfu, Visit The Temple of Horus in Edfu.
  •   Lunch on board, Sail to Kom Ombo.
  •   Visit the Temple Shared by the Two Gods Sobek and Haroeris.
  •   Dinner & overnight on board.
  •   Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner


 Day 6:

  •   Breakfast, Early morning trip on felluca to Kitchener's Island (Botanical Garden).
  •   Lunch, visit the High Dam and the Philae Temple.
  •   Dinner and overnight.
  •   Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.


Day 7:

  •  Breakfast on board. Disembarkation.
  •  Transfer to your Hotel in Aswan.
  •  Overnight in Hotel.
  •  Meals: Breakfast.

 

Day 8:

  •  Breakfast at the hotel.
  •  Transfer to Abu Simbel by private a/c van (about 2.30 driving).
  •  Arrive Abu Simbel, tour to the temple of Abu Simbel, the highlight of  the tour, The site defiantly is not to be missed, It's a rock carved one honoring Ramsis II which  represented with four huge statues guarding the entrance of the temple.
  •  Also touring the small temple which dedicated to king Ramsis II  favorite's wife, Queen Nefertari who is known to be the most pretty woman in ancient Egyptian  history,the temple is slightly smaller however it's equally impressive .
  •  Back to Aswan .
  •  Transfer to Aswan train station, the sleeper train to Cairo.
  •  Diner and overnight on board of the train.
  •  Meals: Breakfast & Dinner


Day 9:

  •   Early breakfast on board of the train.=20
  •   Arrival Giza train station, meet and transfer to the hotel.
  •   Free day at leisure.
  •   Overnight in Cairo.
  •   Meals: Breakfast


 Day 10:

  • Breakfast at the hotel.
  • Transfer to Alexandria by  Private Air  Condition  Van.
  • Enjoy a full day tour of Alexandria, The City Alexander the Great built and Cleopatra made   Famous=20
  •  Day tour With Personal English Speaking Guide who is also an Egyptologist visiting :
  •  The Fort Qait Bey & Abou Alabass Mosque, Catacombs of Kom El-Shoqafa ,  Pompey's Pillar, Montazah Palace Gardens.
  • Lunch . (Sea Food ).
  • The new Library of Alexandria.
  • Back to Cairo and transfer to your hotel.
  • Overnight in Cairo.
  • Meals: Breakfast & Lunch


 Day 11:

  • Breakfast, then transfer to airport for flying to Israel.
  • Arrive Israel, meet at airport and transfer to your hotel in Bethlehem Dinner & Overnight.



 Day 12:
 

  • visit the ancient Church of the Nativity, where we can really touch the very place where Jesus was born. Built by St. Helena already in the 4th century, it has been an active church and never destroyed ever
  • since! Here St. Heronymus wrote the first Latin translation of the Bible E2=80=93 the "Volgata". We shall also visit the "Milk Grotto" and the "Shepherds Fields", continue to Jerusalem, we start with an introduction to the city from the top of The Mount of Olives, and then walk down to =
  • the Garden of Gethsemane. We also visit the "Wailing Wall", the last =
  •   remnants of the Temple in Jerusalem. If the current situation allows it, =
  •   we will try to visit the Temple Mount as well. We continue in the  footsteps of Jesus along the Stations of the Via Dolorosa, Jesus' "Way =
  •   of Suffering", and unto the Church of the Holy Sepulcure, where Jesus =
  • was crucified and buried. The Via Dolorosa also passes through the Old City's oriental "Suq" (Bazaar). At the end of the day we visit King David's Tomb and the "Room of the Last Supper", the Ceanaculum.
  • Overnight in Bethlehem.

 

 Day 13:
 

  • After early breakfast, transfer to Nazareth, Begin the day with a walking tour of Nazareth including the Church of Annunciation, The old city and the Market (suq), on the way from Nazareth we will pass through Kana and Continue to Capernaum for a visit to Peter's House, than we will go to visit the Church on the Mt. of Beatitudes,where  the Sermon on the Mount took place, Tabhga, the Church of the Primacy and the
  •  Church of the Multiplication, Overnight in Tel Aviv


 Day 14:
 

  • Free in Tel Aviv (Can join our optional tours for extra payment)

 

 Day 15:
 

  • Transfer to TLV airport =E2=80=93 departure


  End of Service

5 Star deluxe Nile Cruise:

Presidential Nile Cruise or similar


Hotel in Cairo:

  4 Star Hotel:  Grad Pyramids or similar

Hotel in Aswan:

  4 Star Hotel: Basma Aswan or similar

  Hotels in Israel:

  Nativity Bells Hotel or similar in Bethlehem

  Imperial hotel or similar in Tel Aviv


 


Total Cost will be

2-5 Persons:

Per Person in Double occupancy: US$ 2215=20

Single Supplement: US $ 510


Triple reduction: US$ 12=20


 6-10 Persons:

  Per Person in Double occupancy: US$ 2155=20
  Single Supplement: US $ 510=20


  Triple reduction: US$ 12


 11-15 Persons:


Per Person in Double occupancy: US$ 2115=20
Single Supplement: US $ 510=20

Triple reduction: US$ 12



Children Policy :

      00-03 Years Old : Free Of Charge Sharing Parents Bed.=20
      04-05 Years Old : 50 % Discount On Adults Rates Sharing


        Parents Room.


       05-11 Years Old : 25 % Discount On Adults Rates Sharing

 

Parents Room.

    12 Years Old : Full Charge As An Adult.



Rate including:

  • 04 nights hotel accommodation in Cairo on bed and breakfast basis.
  •   01 night  hotel accommodation in Aswan on bed and breakfast basis.
  •   03 nights on Cruise board (Aswan & Luxor) full board (sightseeing included).=20
  •   02 nights on board of the sleeper train on half board basis.
  •   All transfers in Cairo, Aswan, and Luxor
  •   Multilingual expert Egyptologist guide.=20
  •   The service of meet and assist at all your destinations.=20
  •   All your visits include entrance fees.=20
  •   Our prices include all taxes and services.=20
  •   Trip to Abu Simbel by van from Aswan.


 In Israel:

  •     Israeli licensed English speaking tour guide on days 2 & 3.
  •     Hat, Map of Israel, Pilgrims certificates Entrance fees
  •     Accommodation 3* Hotels on HB basis (02 Nights in Bethelehem & 02 nights in Tel Aviv or next to Tel Aviv)
  •     l uggage assist & welcome drinks upon arriving hotels


  Rate excluding:

  • Egypt entry visa to be paid at Cairo airport upon arriving if not paid previously.
  • International and domestic flight tickets.
  • Lunches.
  • Any item not mentioned as included.
  • Optional tours.