explore Egypt from Cairo to Luxor by land
All sight seen in the program
Full board (without drinks)
All transfers by (AC) private van
All extra personal spending
Any thing that you want to add in your program
Day 1: Luxor
Arrived at Luxor, reception by our representative and Visits Temple of Karnak, dedicated to the main thing of the worship to the glory of the Amon god, but like many other Egyptian temples, other gods and goddesses were venerated there. It is the known religious site oldest in the world. And the Temple of Luxor, It was devoted to the dynastic god Amon under his two aspects of celestial Amon-Rê and ithyphallic divinity. The currently visible oldest parts go up in Amenhotep III and Ramsès II. At the end of visit, the transfer in the private car to your boat of cruising. Installation in your cabins. Dinner and night on board.
Day 2: Luxor - Esna - Edfu
Breakfast on board. In morning, beginning of navigation in direction of Edfu. lunch. After the Passage of the Lock of Esna, navigation and arrival to Edfu in the evening. Dinner and night on board.
Day 3: Edfu - Kom Ombo
Breakfast on board. Departure in the barouche for the visit of the Temple of Edfu, the Holy City of Horus and the temple built in its honor. This temple with extravagant dimensions is preserved best of all Egypt. lunch. Navigation towards Kom Ombo. Visit Temple of Kom Ombo, whose characteristic is to be dedicated to two divinities: Sobek (with head of crocodile) and Horus (with head of falcon). Navigation to Aswan. Dinner and night on board.
Day 4: Aswan
Breakfast on board. Visit Temple of Philae, dedicated to the worship of the Isis goddess, then the granite career with the Unfinished Obelisk and finally the High Nasser Stopping giving rise to the Lake Nasser. lunch. Walk into felocca around the Eléphantine island is the best means of feeling the Nile and of releasing themselves with the sandstone of the wind. To dinner on board followed on one oriental show (evening costume with Eastern spectacle: dancer and traditional music). night on board.
Day 5: Aswan
Breakfast on board. In option: the visit of Abu Simbel, departure morning in the private car (convoy) for Abu Simbel, visit of the temple dedicated to Ramsès II and his splendid Néfertari wife then return in Aswan. lunch. Departure of the boat for return to Luxor. Dinner and night on board
Day 6: Kom Ombo - Edfu - Esna
Breakfast on board. Free day to allow you to benefit fully from navigation. the boat will stop again on the sites, which will leave opportunity with those which wish to remake the visits alone. Dinner and night on board.
Day 7: Luxor
Breakfast on board. discovered of the Valley of the Kings, where the majority of the Pharaons of XVIII to the XX dynasty were made bury and the Valley of the Queens, is the necropolis of the royal wives, of the girls, sometimes of wire of the kings of XIX and XX dynasties. Then continuation towards the two imposing Colossi of Memnon, last vestiges of the gigantic funerary temple of Amenhotep III which does not exist nowadays any more. And finally the visit of the Temple of Hatshepsout, the funerary temple of Hatchepsout, dedicated to the Amon god, but also to the gods Anubis and Hathor. This temple thébain is single and is distinguished from the other temples because it is partly dug in the rock of the mountain thébaine to which it leans, and rises on three terraces connected by approach ramps. lunch. After free midday. Dinner and night on board
Day 8: Luxor
Breakfast on board .then transfer in the private car to the international airport for your departure