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Private 11-day Tour as an Expert and Egyptology, unique ancient experience back to 7000 BC by Nile cruise provided by Explore Plus Holidays

Private 11-day Tour as an Expert and Egyptology, unique ancient experience back to 7000 BC by Nile cruise

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  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 08/03/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 08/03/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
11 days prepare yourself to be Egyptologist. If you want to combined Nile & sun beside culture & history register for this tour, you will experience all ancient Egypt as an Expert, this unique tour will let you know more secrets of Pharaonic Islamic Coptic civilizations, Millions were tour classical Egypt, but you are not like them, we tailor new itinerary that little seen by others Visit Djoser Sakkara the 3rd Dynasty 2650 BC, The mystery of the 100 ton ‘boxes’ at the Serapeum of Saqqara, the Red and the Bent Pyramid built for king Senefru the father of king Cheops (4th dynasty of the old Kingdom) Drive to Alexandria visit the fort of Qaitbey was built in the 10th AD century, the Virgin Mary church built in the 3rd century, the Tombs of the Nobles, the Village of the Artisians, the Ramessium and the tomb of Ramose and the Temple of Amenhotep 111
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33 stops
Day 1
Arrival to Egypt Land of Pharaohs
Day 2
The mystery of the 100 ton...
Day 3
Ben Ezra Synagogue & Coptic Church
Day 4
Arrival :Luxor and West Bank tour
Day 5
the Valley of the Nobles &...
Day 6
Sailing to Edfu Temple of Horus
Day 7
Sailing to Aswan & Kom Ombo Temple
Day 8
Aswan Sightseeing & Abu Simbel...
Day 9
Philae Tour as optional and...
Day 10
Arrival Cairo
Day 11
Fly Home Say Bye to Pharaohs
Important Information
11 days
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  • 3 Nights at Hotel in Cairo on Bed & Breakfast Basis.
  • Superior hotels: Cairo Pyramids hotel, Ramses Hilton, Le Passage Heliopolis, Mercure Pyramids
  • Budget hotels: Grand Pyramids hotel, Oasis Pyramids hotel, Cataract Pyramids Resort or similar
  • 4 Nights on the board of our Deluxe Nile Cruise based on FB
  • 1 nights Aracan Eatape Luxor hotel on Bed & Breakfast
  • 2 nights sleeper train on half board (Double cabin 2 beds or Single cabin)
  • Private Egyptologist guide during the whole of your trip.
  • All tours in Cairo or Nile Cruise are (Private Tours)
  • Guide will accompany all sailing days on Nile Cruise from Luxor to Aswan
  • The personal protective equipment (masks, gloves) being worn by guides
  • We will provide more frequent cleaning or sanitizing procedures in place
  • Using only our clean new and sanitized cars,
  • Testing our crew regularly.
  • Entry visa to Egypt
  • All entrance fees
  • Gratuities (recommended) Guide will advise you, keep small currency with you
  • Guide except English/Spanish with supplement
  • All entrance fees of monuments
  • WIFI free in Hotels - Not available in Ship (No WIFI in Ship)
  • X-Mass & New Year 20% supplement 20 DEC to 7 Jan will charge on-spot before check in by Cairo guide
  • Water or drinks in hotels & Cruise ships
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Entry/Admission - Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids
  • Entry/Admission - Serapeum
  • Entry/Admission - Pyramids of Dahshour
  • Entry/Admission - Salah El-Din Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Mosque of Muhammad Ali
  • Entry/Admission - Valley of the Kings
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari
  • Entry/Admission - Valley of the Nobles
  • Entry/Admission - Ramesseum (Mortuary Temple of Ramses II)
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of Medinat Habu
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of Horus
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of Kom Ombo
  • Entry/Admission - Abu Simbel Temple Complex
  • Entry/Admission - Aswan High Dam
  • Entry/Admission - Unfinished Obelisk
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of Philae
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Please note: your cruise ship may depart from Aswan on a 3-night cruise to Luxor, then will start tour from Aswan by ship end Luxor hotel land
  • Guides are not allowed inside the tombs, so they will explain the history outside and inside is free time
  • The day-to-day itinerary is subject to change due to traffic-sailing time through Nile Cruises - vacations. Clients will see all monuments and places mentioned in the itinerary
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • The conditions and controls for the hotel stay in Corona are as follows: Health requirements - Providing a clinic and a doctor in the hotel, in coordination with the Ministry of Health - Ensure the quality of the personal protective equipment and sterilization materials used - Do not deal only with companies approved by the Ministry of Health and Population
  • Hotel controls - Determine a maximum occupancy rate of the hotel of 25%, including Day-Use, until the end of May - Operating at a maximum of 50% of the hotel's capacity from the beginning of next June - Not to hold any parties or weddings inside the hotel - Prohibition of all types of night activity at the hotel - Clean the rooms on a daily basis using the tools of the infection prevention vehicle, and follow the instructions of the Ministry of Health - Clean and sterilize all tangible points every hour in public places, and public toilets, using disinfectants decided by the Ministry of Health - Allocating a hotel floor in each spa for quarantine cases, confirmed cases, and suspected cases of coronavirus - Continue to conduct a quick test for workers at the tourist portals in coordination with the Ministry of Health
  • Guest controls - Install a sterilizer at the hotel entrance - The completion of the procedures for logging in to the guest electronically or with single-use pens - Sterilize the luggage of guests before arriving and leaving the hotel - Measuring the guests' temperatures when entering the facility each time - Providing hand sanitizer in the reception area and various facilities at all times - Cleansing all public areas regularly
  • Controls for hotel restaurants - Ban the completely open buffet service and rely on pre-defined lists A ban on serving hookahs - Measurement of temperatures for restaurant goers - Leave no less than 2 meters between dining tables - Keep a distance of 1 meter between each person and another with the table - Maximum 6 chairs for the large table for families - Dependence on single-use cutlery as much as possible - Place sterilizers and sterilization wipes on each table - Putting out educational instructions around the restaurant
  • Staff controls - Operating 50% of the workforce as a maximum - Carry out a quick examination of workers returning from vacation before receiving work - Workers in coastal cities get a vacation at least every 60 days - Commitment to measure their temperatures daily - There is housing for workers in the hotel, while providing isolation areas for the affected cases if they arise - Educating workers about all basic preventive measures against the emerging coronavirus
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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Mahmoud E wrote a review Dec 2019
Luxor, Egypt1 contribution1 helpful vote
Fabulous timee with Mahmoud. He is very knowledgeable about history, culture, architecture, and present day issues in Egypt. He is mindful if iur comort & safety always. He knows many hidden gems. Please ask for him to show you Egypt!!! Jim & Ging Philadelphia PA 23 Dec
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Date of experience: December 2019
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By: Explore Plus Holidays
Memorable visit to a historic city
The narration of the historical facts by Mr Mohammed, our tour guide made our trip to Aswan and Luxor informative a
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What an experience!!
Had an absolute great time, saw so many amazing sites, and had experiences we won’t forget. From initial correspon
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Trip of a lifetime
I went with my 85 year old dad, who’d always dreamed of visiting Egypt. The whole experience was incredible, had no
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Mo Sobhy
If you want the best in tour guides ask for Mo Sobhy. His enthusiasm for the history of Egypt was infectious.
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not sure Mr Salah or Saleh but thank you
I chose this operatior Explore Plus then communicated with Mr. salah or saleh, He was so friendly response within m
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The Best tour and guide !
What an amazing tour ! We had such a wonderful week in Egypt and what made it so great was our tour guide, his nam
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Good at omitting things and push you to write a good review
Upsides: -the WhatsApp contact was available every time we needed it -there was always someone to pick up you at th
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This is a well managed tour. I highly recommend it specially for those who are short on time and want to visit majo
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Better than expected knowledge
Tony was very knowledgeable about all of the sights we saw. He went into great detail and was happy to answer any q
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Great discovery of Egypt and a cruise on a souless boat
My wife and I had a fascinating time discovering Egypt. The tour company was great, professional with outstanding k
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Great trip
Fantastic tour guide! Recommend Tony - the most knowledgeable man in Egypt. Well organised and cruising down the N
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An amazing experience!
Overall we were very pleased with the trip. The guides were exceptional, on time, and very proactive to make sure t
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Sharmila Rao V
This tour are cheaters please never use them
Worst vacation ever. The tour owner and his employees are all cheaters and tried to cheat us every single day duri
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Loved it, so relaxing
Meeting point tours provided our guide. Mohammed, an Egyptologist and so knowledgable. Nothing too much trouble.
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Giovanni R
Good tour but too many extras
I did the tour together with my sister and it is just ok. The guides provided general informations about the monume
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Key Details
  • Cairo, Giza, and 31 more
  • Duration: 11 days
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 7 days in advance
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  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish
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