Glimpses of Egypt

7 Nights / 8 Days | 1 Country / 3 Cities

Glimpses of Egypt

7 Nights / 8 Days - 1 Country / 3 Cities

Cairo (2N)/Sleeper Train (2N)/Nile Cruise (3N)

  • Family with Kids

Starting Price Per Adult

₹ 75,260

Cairo (2N)/Sleeper Train (2N)/Nile Cruise (3N)

  • Family with Kids
  • From City

  • Price Category

  • Rooms & Guests 02 Guests

  • Tour Date

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cairo

3 Nights stay

  • day 1

  • MORNING TO NOON

    Arrive in Cairo & Transfer to Hotel.

  • EVENING

    Evening (optional) Sound & Light Show at Pyramids Area

  • day 2

  • MORNING

    Cairo Day Tour.

  • EVENING

    Evening Board 1st Class Tourist Sleeper Train from Cairo to Aswan

Cairo to Aswan

  • day 3

  • FULL DAY

    Arrive in Aswan. Board Nile Cruise (Sailing on Wednesday & Friday)

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nile cruise

3 Nights

  • day 4

  • FULL DAY

    Excursion to Kom Ombo Temples

  • day 5

  • FULL DAY

    Visit Temple of Horus in Edfu, East Bank & Karnak Temple in Luxor

  • day 6

  • MORNING TO NOON

    Tour of West Bank in Luxor.

  • EVENING

    Evening 1st Class Sleeper Train from Luxor to Cairo

Luxor to Cairo

  • day 7

  • MORNING

    Arrive in Cairo.

  • NOON TO EVENING

    Rest of Day at Leisure

  • day 8

  • MORNING

    Departure from Cairo

Day 1

| Cairo

Once your flight lands at Cairo airport, our local representative will be waiting for you, holding a sign with your name, then he will transfer you to your hotel in Cairo. Later in the evening, (optional) Visit Sound & Light Show at Pyramids Area. Take a trip to the ancient times, with the Pyramid Sound and Light show. By booking the Sound Light show pyramids you will be provided a ticket to a journey back to thousands of years ago to bring back the Egyptian legacy to life! Thousands of years have passed since the pharaohs walked on earth, leaving behind a mystery on how the great pyramids were built and the sphinx... With the Sound Light show at the Giza pyramids, the history is re-told by the sphinx revealing these ancient secrets. The Sound and Light show at the pyramids would narrate the history of those great kings, Khufu, Khafre and Menkaure and you get to choose between 10 different languages to hear this legacy!

Day 2

| Sleeper Train

Today our local representative will pick you up from your hotel after enjoying the relish of your breakfast, enjoy your sightseeing tours to Pyramids of Giza and the Egyptian Museum, start your tour by visiting the three Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinus, then move to Panorama area, enjoy fabulous photos for the three Pyramids, next move to the Sphinx, visit the Valley Temple, continue your Tour by visiting the Egyptian museum, it is one of the most famous museums in the world, at the end of your day tours Early evening transfer to Giza train station to take the first class train to Aswan. Dinner and Overnight in the train.

Meals: (Breakfast & Dinner on Train)

Day 3

| Nile Cruise

After enjoying your breakfast, our local representative will pick you up from your Aswan Train Station, and then he will escort you to your Nile Cruise for check into your Nile Cruise, taste your unforgettable excursions to the High Dam, head towards the Unfinished Obelisk, Lunch on board your Nile Cruise and Dinner & Overnight on board your Nile Cruise.

Meals: (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)

Day 4

| Nile Cruise

Enjoy your tasty breakfast on board, amuse your eyes while sailing to Kom Ombo, pay a visit to the Temple shared by Two Gods Sobek and Horus, Sail towards Edfu, Lunch on board, Dinner & Overnight on board your Nile Cruise.

Meals: (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)

Day 5

| Nile Cruise

Around 6:00 AM Visit the Temple of Horus in Edfu, sail towards Esna while enjoying your delicious breakfast on board, sail towards Luxor, and start to embrace the greatest highlights of Luxor, Karnak Temple. Dinner & Overnight on board your Nile Cruise.

Meals: (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)

Day 6

| Sleeper Train

Enjoy your tasty breakfast on board, disembarkation after breakfast. walkthrough Valley of the Kings, head out towards the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, visit the magnificent Colossi of Memnon, at the end of your day tours By evening transfer to Luxor train station to take the first class sleeping train to Cairo, Dinner onboard and Overnight in the sleeping train.

Meals: (Breakfast & Dinner on Train)

Day 7

| Cairo

Enjoy your breakfast On Board, Once you’re Train Arrive Cairo Station our representative will pick you up from Cairo train station, then he will escort you to Cairo hotel for Check-in. Later in the afternoon you have option to Visit Old Cairo & Khan El Khalili Bazaar (on own). Spend a half day seeing important cultural and historical sites in Cairo when you travel to Old Cairo and the Khan El Khalili Bazaar. The bazaar is one of the most famous and oldest bazaars in all of the Middle East, dating back to 1382. After spending time walking around the bazaar or shopping, continue to Old Cairo. Visit the Hanging Church, which dates back to the 3rd century AD. Then see the Ben Ezra Synagogue, which is, according to a local tradition, located on the site where Moses was found when he was a baby. Continue on to see the Church of St. Barbara and the Church of Abu Serga, two of the oldest churches in Cairo.

Meals: (Breakfast)

Day 8

| Cairo

Today we will say goodbye to Egypt, once you enjoy your tasty breakfast, our local representative will escort you to Cairo’ International airport for final departure.

Meals: (Breakfast)

Economy :

  • Cairo: Grand Pyramids Hotel

    Train: Watania Train (on Half Board)

    Nile Cruise: 5* Nile Cruise (on Full Board)

Standard :

  • Cairo: Pyramids Park Resort or similar

    Train: Watania Train (on Half Board)

    Nile Cruise: 5* Nile Cruise (on Full Board)

Deluxe :

  • Cairo: Barcelo Cairo Pyramids or similar

    Train: Watania Train (on Half Board)

    Nile Cruise: 5* Nile Cruise (on Full Board)

Premium :

  • Cairo:Hilton Pyramids Golf Resort or similar

    Train: Watania Train (on Half Board)

    Nile Cruise: 5* Nile Cruise (on Full Board)

Inclusions

  • Meet & Assist at Cairo International Airport plus transfer to hotel by Private A/C modern Vehicle
  • 2 Nights’ accommodation in Cairo in Choice of Selected Hotel Category
  • 2 Nights’ accommodation in Onboard the Sleeping Train from Cairo to Aswan & Luxor to Cairo
  • 3 Nights’ accommodation in Nile Cruise on Full Board Basis (Nile Cruises have a fixed weekly Calendar and sails from Aswan on Monday, Wednesday & Friday)
  • Meals as mentioned in the Itinerary
  • Entrance to Sound & Light Show in Pyramid Area
  • All Sightseeings & Tours as per itinerary
  • Private English speaking guide at Cairo Sightseeing Tours
  • A Bottle of Mineral Water to each person
  • Entrance fees to the sites as mentioned at the above itinerary
  • Return Airport Transfers
  • Cost of Egypt Visa – Subject to immigration approval
  • Service Charge & All Local Taxes
  • Mandatory Tipping / Gratuities (approx of USD 30 per person) which includes portals, staff drivers during the tour excluding tour guide)

Exclusions

  • Guest need to pay the difference in Airfare in case the estimated fare as per inclusion is not available at time of confirmation
  • GST @ 5% extra to be paid on Final Package Price
  • Expenses of personal nature such as tips, telephone calls, laundry, liquor, etc.
  • Anything which is not specified in Inclusions
  • Peak / Festival Period Surcharge to be paid extra & will be notified at time of booking confirmation
  • Early Check-In & Late Check-Out
  • Tipping / Gratuities (Approx. USD 30 per person will be collected at the start of tour which includes Cover Portals, Staff Drivers during the Tour & excludes Tour Guide)
  • Entrance Fees to the Mummy Room at Egyptian Museum will be Extra
  • Entrance Fees inside any of the Pyramids will be Extra
  • Packages are valid till 30th Sep 2020

Inclusions

  • Meet & assist at Cairo International Airport plus transfer to hotel by Private A/C modern Vehicle.

  • Accommodation for 02 Nights in Cairo on Bed & Breakfast

  • 01 Day Excursion in Cairo as mentioned at the above itinerary

  • 02 Nights’ accommodation onboard the 1st class VIP Sleeper train from Cairo to Aswan / Luxor to Cairo on Half Board Basis (Breakfast & Dinner)

  • Private English-speaking guide in Cairo during your sightseeing tours

  • A Bottle of Mineral Water to each person

  • Accommodation for 03 Nights at 05 stars Nile Cruise on Full board including Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

  • Sightseeing Tours on board the Nile Cruise including visits

  • All Entrance fees to the above-mentioned Excursions as mentioned at the itinerary

  • Private English-speaking guide at the Nile Cruise

  • Service charges and all taxes

  • Egypt Electronic Visa Charges – Subject to immigration approval

Exclusions

  • GST @ 5 % extra to be paid on Final Package Price

  • TCS @ 5 % extra to be paid on Final Package Price

  • International & Domestic Flight Tickets

  • Expenses of personal nature such as tips, telephone calls, laundry, liquor, etc.

  • Anything which is not specified in Inclusions

  • Peak / Festival Period / New Year Surcharge to be paid extra & will be notified at time of booking confirmation

  • Early Check-In & Late Check-Out

  • Tipping / Gratuities (Approx. USD 35 per person will be collected at the start of tour which includes Cover Portals, Staff Drivers during the Tour & excludes Tour Guide)

  • Entrance Fees to the Mummy Room at Egyptian Museum will be Extra

  • Entrance Fees inside any of the Pyramids will be Extra

  • Packages are valid till 30th Apr 23. Not Valid from 20th Dec 22 – 10th Jan 23

  • Above package is calculated as per 1 USD = INR 81. ROE will be applicable as per date of confirmation of package

  • Rates are subject to availablity at time of confirmation.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation Policy (Per Person)
Days before departure:Cancellation Charge:
10 days100%
10 to 15 days75% + Non Refundable Component
15 to 30 days30% + Non Refundable Component
Hotel / Air 100% in case of non-refundable ticket / Hotel Room
Cruise / Visa On Actuals

Payment Policy

Payment PolicyOnline Advance as per Website
Within 45 to 30 days prior to the departure of the tour 75% of total tour cost or Non Refundable component whichever is higher
Within 30 days prior to the departure of the tour100% of total tour cost
  • All Prices are in Indian Rupees and subject to change without prior notice.

  • In case FIT flight inclusive package, full amount of flight will be payable at the time of booking.

  • **For Air tickets being issued / blocked on time limit: Full INR component to be collected before issuance,else price will be subject to change.

  • Tour prices are valid for Indian Nationals & Foreigners holding Indian Resident Permit.

  • Booking confirmations are subject to availability.

  • All Hotels Rooms are subject to availability

  • We are not holding any reservations of air seats, hotel rooms, conference rooms etc. Final availability status will only be known when we request for bookings.

  • Holiday Surcharge will be additional if applicable

  • Any overstay expenses due to delay or change or cancellation in flight will be on the guests own & Akbar Holidays will not be held liable for such expenses however we will provide best possible assistance.

  • Price on website //quoted are subject to availability at time of confirmation, we are currently not holding any blocking against the sent quotation.

Terms & Conditions

  • All Prices are in Indian Rupees and subject to change without prior notice.

  • Price quoted are subject to availablity at time of confirmation, we are currently not holding any blocking against the sent quotation.

  • Tour prices are valid for Indian Nationals & Foreigners holding Indian Resident Permit.

  • Booking confirmations are subject to availability.

  • All Hotels Rooms are subject to availability

  • We are not holding any reservations of air seats, hotel rooms, conference rooms etc. Final availability status will only be known when we request for bookings.

  • Holiday Surcharge will be additional if applicable

  • Any overstay expenses due to delay or change or cancellation in flight will be on the guests own & Akbar Holidays will not be held liable for such expenses however we will provide best possible assistance.

About Destination

The land of the Nile, Egypt is the home of the mighty Pharaohs, the pyramids and unparalleled history. Explore a magical land of golden sands and sandy gold, of endless rivers and bustling cities with our Egypt packages

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