12 Days Cairo, Alexandria & Nile Cruise by Flight

Tour Details

Departure & Return Location

Cairo International Airport

Day 1Arrival

Be welcomed to Egypt with our organised pick-up service coordinated to your flight arrival time.

First of all, your expert tour guide will be waiting for you at Cairo airport, holding a sign of Forever Egypt Tours for a seamless pickup.

Then you will be taken to your private A/C vehicle, ready to transfer you to your Hotel.

Overnight in Cairo.

Day 2Cairo – Great Pyramids & Egyptian Museum

Your expert tour guide will be waiting for you at your hotel.

At the first stop, you will be amazed by the Egyptian Museum containing thousands of genuine artefacts, Statues and a priceless collection of Egyptian art. The most incredible being the full exhibit of King Tutankhamun, including the gold treasures found in his tomb in 1920.

At the next stop, you will visit the Great Pyramids of Egypt, an Ancient Wonder of the World. Where you will visit and capture panoramic views of the legendary Pyramids of Giza, the Great Sphinx, the Valley Temple and many other impressive photo opportunities.

Once the tour is complete you will be transferred in comfort to your hotel.

Overnight in Cairo.

Day 3Nile Cruise – Luxor East Bank

Your guide will be waiting for you at your hotel in Cairo. Then you will be transferred to the airport, ready for your flight to Luxor.

Your tour guide will be waiting for you at Luxor airport, holding a sign of Cleopatra Egypt Tours.

Then you will be taken to your private A/C vehicle, ready to start your tour.

First, you will stop at the East Bank to visit the Temple of Karnak and Luxor. Walk through Luxor Temple to admire its outstanding courtyard and the granite statues of Rameses II.

Following on to visit the Avenue of Sphinxes, the Hypostyle Hall with its 134 gigantic columns and the fascinating temple of Amon adorned with lotus and papyrus pattern architecture.

Once the tour is complete you will be transferred in comfort to the cruise.

Overnight in cruise.

Day 4Nile Cruise – Luxor West Bank

Your tour guide will be waiting for you at the cruise, ready to take you to your private A/C vehicle.

The tour will start at the West Bank where you will visit the Valley of the Kings, Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, and many different amazing Ancient Temple Monuments. In the Valley of the Kings, you will be taken back in time entering the tombs of the Pharaoh’s that contain painted pillars and walls.

Then to see the Colossi of Memnon. Consisting of two massive monumental statues that represent King Amenhotep III, looking towards the Nile river.

Once the tour is complete you will be transferred in comfort back to the cruise.

Overnight in cruise.

Day 5Nile Cruise – Edfu

Your tour guide will be waiting for you at the cruise, ready to take you to your private A/C vehicle.

First, you will visit the outstanding Temple of Horus in Edfu. Then back to the cruise to sail to Kom Ombo to visit the temple used by both gods Sobek and Haroeies.

In the evening the cruise has a Galabya party. The cruise will sail to Aswan.

Overnight on the cruise.

Day 6Nile Cruise – Aswan

Your tour guide will be waiting for you at Aswan train station, holding a sign of Cleopatra Egypt Tours.

On the commencement of your tour, you will be taken to your private A/C vehicle.

At the first stop, you will visit the High Dam, which has amazing views of Lake Nasser. Then you will visit the Philae Temple, that was surprisingly removed from its original resting place. You will also see the temple of Isis, which was constructed in Roman times.

Once the tour is complete you will be transferred in comfort to the cruise.

Overnight in cruise.

Day 7Aswan – Cairo

Your tour guide will be waiting for you at the cruise, ready to transfer you to the domestic airport to take your flight to Cairo.

At arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel in Cairo.

Overnight in Cairo.

Day 8Alexandria Tour

Your expert tour guide will be waiting for you at your hotel, ready to transfer you to Alexandria by A/C vehicle.

At the first stop, you can admire the famous library of Alexandria, one of the largest and most impressive examples of ancient times.
At the next stop, you visit the site of Pharos lighthouse of Alexandria, once an Ancient Wonder of the world. Now in its place, the grand Citadel of Qaitbay.

Then a visit to the Montazah Palace gardens of King Farouk. Where you can marvel at the presidential palaces of Salamlek, Al-Haramlik, and their adjacent beaches. Followed by great photo opportunities at Alexandria’s most charming mosque & memorial statue of Alexander the Great.

Next stop, a visit to the oldest church in Africa; the church of St Mark. Then following on to a trip to Alexandria’s old harbour with views of the entire city and multiple stops at unique photo opportunities. Lastly, a stop at Alexandria’s downtown.

Once the tour is complete you will be transferred in comfort back to your hotel.

Overnight in Alexandria.

Note: Alexandria’s library is closed on Fridays & public holidays.

Day 9Alexandria – Open Day

Open day at Leisure to explore Alexandria.

Overnight in Alexandria.

Day 10Cairo – The Citadel & Old Cairo

Your tour guide will be waiting for you at your hotel, ready to transfer you to Cairo by A/C vehicle.

At the first stop, you will visit the Citadel of Salah El Din which was constructed by Salah El Din on the Moqattam hills in 1183 AD, created as a military post to protect Cairo from conquerors.

Then you will visit the stunning Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque which was designed by the Turkish architect Yousif Boushnaq, the designer from Istanbul constructed this amazing Mosque for Mohamed Ali, the ruler of Egypt for more than 45 years.

Lastly, a visit to Old Cairo to see the Abu Sirga Church, Hanging Church, and the Ben Ezra Synagogue.

Once the tour is complete you will be transferred in comfort to your hotel.

Overnight in Cairo.

Day 11Cairo – Open Day

Open day at Leisure to explore Cairo.

Overnight in Cairo.

Day 12Departure

Enjoy breakfast on the train. Once arrived in Cairo, you will be transferred to the airport in time for your departure.

From$1,200 EGP