Hurghada 8 days tour included Nile cruise
Have you always wanted to explore the most famous and beautiful cities in Egypt? With our 8 Days, Tour Hurghada Included Nile Cruise, you visit Hurghada, Cairo, Luxor, and Aswan. We start with Hurghada, from where you travel to Luxor to board on your cruise ship.
On this trip, you will visit the most magnificent monuments in Cairo: the pyramids, the Sphinx, the Valley Temple, the Egyptian Museum, the citadels, mosques, and Coptic churches, as well as Sakkara and Memphis. In Luxor: Karnak and Luxor Temple, the Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut Temple and the Colossi of Memnon. In Aswan: the Aswan Dam, Elephantine Island and the Botanical Gardens, and Abu Simbel, to travel to Cairo.
This tour is perfect for a fun vacation in Egypt with your whole family. We will take care of you and your family to make sure you have a great holiday.
Day 1: Hurghada, Egypt
Welcome at Hurghada airport, where you will be picked up by our tour guide. He will help you to process your entry visa and accompany you to check in to your hotel. Here you can relax by a quiet night.
Day 2: Hurghada – Luxor Nile cruise
After breakfast at your hotel in Hurghada, your transfer will take you to Luxor with a private, air-conditioned vehicle. There, you will be taken by our REP to your cruise ship for lunch on board. Our Egyptologist guide will accompany you in the afternoon for the East bank Luxor tour with the Karnak and Luxor temples. Dinner and overnight on board in Luxor
Day 3: Luxor Sightseeing – Nile Cruise
After breakfast aboard the cruise ship, you will be taken to the West Bank of the Nile. You will be fascinated by the Colossi of Memnon, such as the Valley of the Kings, with the magnificent tombs. These tombs were carved deep in the desert rocks, richly decorated with murals and filled with treasures for the afterlife of the pharaohs (which are kept in the Egyptian Museum).
Follow us to the temple of Queen Hatshepsut (Egypt’s only female pharaoh). It’s rising on a series of terraces from the desert to the top with the surrounding limestone cliffs merge.
Back for lunch on board the ship. As we drive on to Edfu, enjoy your afternoon tea on the sundeck. Spend your free time aboard the cruise ship. Dinner and accommodation on Board.
Day 4: Nile Cruise Edfu – Kom Ombo – Aswan
After breakfast on board, we will guide you to the famous Edfu Temple. After the visit, we head back to the cruise ship to continue on Kom Ombo tour to visit the temple of the Crocodile-headed god of fertility and creators of the world. You return to your cruise ship and the journey continues to Aswan. Dinner and overnight on board in Aswan.
Day 5: Nile Cruise Aswan
After breakfast on board of the Nile cruise ship, you will be picked up for an exciting tour to the world famous Aswan Dam (High Dam). This building was a technical marvel in the 1960s. It contains 18 times the material used in the Pyramid of Cheops.
From here, it leads to the granite quarries, which still houses the famous unfinished obelisk.
Continue with travelling to the island of Gilka (by motorboat), where you will visit the majestic Philae Temple, dedicated to the goddess Isis. You will return to your ship and enjoy your free time in Aswan with a pleasant dinner and overnight on board.
Day 6: Aswan / Abu Simbel – Cairo by Sleeper Train
You leave the luxury Nile cruise ship after breakfast. Your free time is at your disposal in Aswan. Optionally, we offer a tour to Abu Simbel by plane / domestic flight to the impressive temples of Nefertari and Ramses II. You will be transferred to the train terminal on board a first-class sleeping compartment in Cairo, including dinner and overnight during the trip.
Day 7: Cairo city Tour – Hurghada
Enjoy with your breakfast aboard the train. Arrived in Cairo, you will meet our Egyptologist guide, to visit with him the Great Pyramid of Cheops, the Middle Chephren Pyramid and the little one of Mykerinos. Visit the mysterious Sphinx, as well as the valley temple below.
Lunch included during a break. Afterwards, visit the world-famous Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, designed in neoclassical style by the French architect Marcel Dourgnon and featuring a collection of more than 150,000 pre-dynastic masterpieces from the Pharaonic period to the Greco-Roman era in Egypt. Marvel at the grave goods and the sarcophagus of the child King Tutankhamun.
Optional visit to the mummy rooms in the Egyptian Museum, where you can learn all about the great Egyptian civilization and the art of mummification in ancient Egypt. Then we will head to the Christian heritage in Coptic Cairo, visiting some of the city’s early religious monuments, such as the famous hanging or floating church.
We reach the end of our tour and take you to the airport of Cairo to fly back to Hurghada for the following transfer to your hotel.
Day 8: Hurghada – Home
We hope that you enjoyed with us, and we will take you after breakfast at the hotel to Hurghada International Airport for your flight home.
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- Meet and assist upon arrival and departure by our representative
- The assistance of our personal during your stay, tours and excursions
- Egypt entree visa in arrival at Hurghada airport
- All airport transfers by private modern A/C vehicle
- Accommodation for 2 nights in Hurghada hotel with breakfast
- Accommodation of 1 night aboard first class sleeper train on half board
- Accommodation for 4 nights on board cruise Aswan to Luxor on full board
- Domestic flight tickets from Cairo to Hurghada with Egypt Air
- Tour to Pyramids, Sphinx, Valley temple, Sakkara and Memphis
- Tour to Egyptian Museum, Citadel Mosques and Coptic Churches
- Camel ride around the Pyramids in Cairo
- Tour to Karnak temple and Luxor temple, East Bank Luxor
- Tour to Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut temple & colossi of Memnon
- Tour Elephantine Island and botanical gardens by felucca on the Nile
- All sightseeing tours as per the tour itinerary
- All shore excursions as per the cruise itinerary
- Lunch meals during tours in Cairo and Giza
- Professional Egyptologist speaking tour guide
- Admission fees to the sights throughout the tours
- All hotels and Nile cruise applicable taxes included
- Mineral water and soft drink during the tours and onboard the vehicle
- Airfare to and from Egypt
- Personal expenses
All our tour guides in Cairo are knowledgeable Egyptologist with at least 5 years experience. Also they have academic qualifications to make your tour such a success.
25% down payment required to secure the booking and can be done online by Credit card, Visa and Master or bank transfer
75% balance will be required in arrival in Egypt and can be paid by credit cards or cash
Booking of your trip will be complete and confirmed by your tour designer as soon as we receive the 25% down payment
Egypt Accessible Tours & Travels
we offer travel experiences for travellers with many types of physical disability. We are specialized in disabled travel in Egypt and Jordan. We offer private and customized accessible tours in Egypt for individuals, families and groups. Just send us your request details. Selected tours and shore excursions from the Europe cruises, Mediterranean cruises, and African cruises.
Extra charge for Wheelchair traveller to provide:
1. Personal care from our staff throughout the trip
2. Accessible modern air-conditioned vehicles provided
3. Selected hotels & Nile cruises with accessible room/cabin facilities
4. Wheelchair if required
What To Bring
– Comfortable shoes
– Photo/Video Camera
– Warm clothes in winter
– Cotton clothes in summer
– Passport valid for 6 months
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