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Overview

Trip Starting From: Mumbai

Trip Location: Cairo

About the Activity:
Fixed Departure: The departs on every Sunday from 
Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai at 2:20 AM

  • Egypt is in north-eastern Africa with its capital located in its largest city, Cairo. Egypt is perhaps best known as the home of the ancient Egyptian civilization, with its temples, hieroglyphs mummies, and its pyramids.
  • Lesser known is Egypt's medieval heritage, courtesy of Coptic Christianity and Islam - ancient churches, monasteries, and mosques punctuate the Egyptian landscape.
  • This tour will take you to some of the most famous attractions and destinations in Egypt like Luxor & Karnak Temples, West Bank, Kom Ombo & Edfu Temples, Philae Temple & High Dam, Cairo Pyramids of Giza and Egyptian Museum.
  • This tour includes return air transfers, stay, all meals and transport during the tour.

Itinerary

  • Day 1 -

    Mumbai – Cairo – Luxor

    Depart from Mumbai to Cairo on flight MS 969 at 02:20 AM, flight duration 05:05 hours.

    Arrive Cairo at 05:05 AM at the airport and you will be transferred to take your next flight to Luxor on MS361 at 10.35 AM.

    Arrive, Luxor at 11:45 AM and get transferred to check into the Nile Cruise (5 stars deluxe) and enjoy the delicious lunch on board

    Then begin your tour to the East bank, invade the Karnak Temple Complex, a vast area of temples, chapels, pylons and the Great Temple of Amun.

    Walk down the street of ram-headed sphinxes that connects the Precinct of Mut, the Precinct of Amun-Re and the Luxor Temple.

    Stay overnight on your cruise boat.

  • Day 2 -

    Luxor - Nile Cruise

    Today your trip will start early as 6 AM to cross the west bank.

    As you access the Valleys of the Kings and you will pass Deir El Madina, MadinetHabou and the Colossi of Memnon.

    Visit the colonnaded temple that was dedicated to Queen Hatshepsut. Lunch on board,

    Stay overnight on your cruise boat.

  • Day 3 -

    Edfu - KomOmbo - Aswan

    Take a trip to Kom Ombo and explore its dual temples, dedicated to the Egyptian gods Sobek and Horus.

    Post the trip at Kom Ombo, you will arrive at Aswan late in the evening.

    Stay overnight on your cruise boat.

  • Day 4 -

    Aswan

    Enjoy cruising on the Nile and you have an optional tour to visit the great temple of Abu Simbel. A lunch box will be provided from the cruise boat.

    Or you have the option to tour the Nubian Villages in Aswan, enjoy the fascinating village situated at the bottom of Elephantine Island.

    Marvel at the two colorful Nubian villages, Siou and Koti.

    Stroll through the shadowy alleys and gardens of the villages and learn about the culture and tradition of the local people.

    Then cruise down the river boarding a felucca, a traditional wooden sailing boat to Elephantine Island and gloriously botanical Kitchener Island.

    Post the boat trip, explore the Aswans’ renowned markets or witness the optional sound and light show in Aswan.

    Stay overnight on your cruise boat.

  • Day 5 -

    Aswan - Cairo

    Post breakfast on board. Check out from the cruise.

    This morning, take a short ferry across the Nile to Agilika Islands Philae Temple, a beautiful temple dedicated to the goddess Isis.

    Then marvel at the Aswans dam which is the oldest and the tallest dam in Egypt.

    Then get transferred to the airport for your flight to Cairo on MS398 at 18:10 PM.

    Arrive, Cairo at 19:35 and get transferred to your hotel and stay overnight.

    You also have the option to opt for the sound and light show at the Pyramids early or late in evening

    The show boasts a spectacular sound and laser projections and the voice of Sphinx tells you the story of Pharaohs and their life's.

  • Day 6 -

    Cairo

    Post breakfast at the hotel, you will visit the world famous Great Pyramid of Giza.

    You will be accompanied by an expert guide to tour the Pyramids and Sphinx at Giza.

    Then get an entry to the magnificent treasures at the Egyptian Museum. Witness the Tutankhamun's famous gold mask, which is located within the museum.

    Post lunch, get transferred back to your hotel and stay overnight at the hotel.

  • Day 7 -

    Depart from Cairo

    Post breakfast at the hotel, you can take an optional Cairo city tour with a guide to visit some of the famous attractions including the Citadel of Saladdin and its Alabaster Mosque of Mohammed Ali.

    Next, visit the citys oldest area Coptic Cairo with El Muallaqa, the

    Hanging Church, was built into the walls of the Roman fortress of Babylon.

    Then move on to St Sergius which is said to be a resting-place of the Holy Family.

    Then get transferred to the airport for your departure flight MS968 at 16.00 PM.

    Arrive at Mumbai on Sunday by 01:20 AM.

Stay

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  • Accommodation based on single, twin or triple sharing
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  • 2 nights stay at Cairo in Le Meridien Pyramids or similar
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  • 4 nights stay on board a cruise in Emilio Nile Cruise or similar

Meal

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  • All Meals Included

Activity

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  • Sightseeing
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  • Cruise

Other Inclusions

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  • Return economy class airfare ticket from Mumbai – Cairo – Mumbai.
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  • Domestic flight tickets during the tour within Cairo, Luxor and Aswan.
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  • Entry visa to Egypt.
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  • Service of assistance upon arrival and departure.
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  • All entrance fees for the sightseeing spots mentioned in the itinerary.
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  • 2 small bottles of mineral water in Cairo per day.
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  • Professional English speaking tour guide during sightseeing.

Transport

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  • Shared Vehicle

Things To Carry

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  • Passport and tickets
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  • Travel insurance documents
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  • Sunscreen
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  • Re-hydration sachets
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  • Diarrhoea medication
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  • Antibacterial hand wash or sanitizer gel
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  • Water bottle
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  • Bug spray
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  • Well insulated clothes
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  • Sun glasses
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  • A hat
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  • Travel adaptor
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  • Mobile phone

Advisory

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  • Given is a suggested itinerary and it may change as per the availability at the time of booking.
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  • Rates are subject to change in case of any changes in airport taxes, hotel rates, transport rates, government taxes or IROE fluctuation.
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  • International check-in time is 15:00 hrs and Check out time is 11:00 Hrs. Early check-in/ late checkout are subject to availability.
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  • Rates are not valid during the festivals, fairs, special events, blackout dates, carnival etc.
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  • In the case of unavailability in the listed hotels, arrangement for an alternate accommodation will be made in a hotel of similar standard.
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  • In case, you are travelling with children, please feel free to send an enquiry.
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  • Travel insurance and visa charges are not included in the package.

Tour Type

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  • This activity can be availed as a private or group tour

Cancellation Policy

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  • If cancellations are made 30 days before the start date of the trip, 50% of booking value will be charged as cancellation fees.
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  • If cancellations are made within 0-30 days before the start date of the trip, 100% of booking value will be charged as cancellation fees.
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  • In case of unforeseen weather conditions or government restrictions, certain activities may be cancelled and in such cases the operator will try his best to provide an alternate feasible activity. However no refund will be provided for the same.

Refund Policy

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  • The applicable refund amount will be processed within 15 business days

Confirmation Policy

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  • The customer receives a confirmation voucher via email within 24 hours of successful booking
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  • In case the preferred slots are unavailable, an alternate schedule of the customer’s preference will be arranged and a new confirmation voucher will be sent via email.
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  • Alternatively, the customer may choose to cancel their booking and a full refund will be processed.

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