Marvel at the historic temples and statues of Luxor and Cairo on a 3-day private tour from Hurghada. Transfer by air-conditioned vehicle to the banks of the Nile to explore the Valley of the Kings and more. Then, fly to Cairo to tour the Pyramids of Giza.
What to Expect
Travel back in time to the days of the Ancient Egyptians on a 3-day tour of Luxor and Cairo, departing from the Red Sea resort of Hurghada. Visit the miraculous Pyramids of Giza on the Giza Plateau, see the funerary temples of the Egyptian pharaohs in the Valley of the Kings, and take a ride across the Nile by traditional felucca.
The 3-day package includes all transfers by air-conditioned vehicle, and flights from Luxor to Cairo and on to Hurghada.
Day 1: Hurghada - Luxor
Following a pick-up from your hotel in Hurghada, drive to Luxor on the banks of the River Nile. Marvel at the monuments of Ancient Egypt, including the vast open-air temple complex of Karnak Temple. Admire the decayed temples, pylons and chapels before a relaxing lunch at a local restaurant. Then, board a felucca (a traditional Egyptian sailing boat) to cross the Nile to the “City of the Dead.”
Tour the Colossi of Memnon and the last remnants of the Temple of Amenophis III. Be enthralled by the architecture of the Valley of the Kings, and visit the Temple of Hatshepsut, the only female ruler of Ancient Egypt. Return to your hotel in Luxor for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 2: Luxor - Cairo
Transfer to Luxor Airport in the morning for your flight to Cairo. Your guide will be waiting in Cairo to take you to the legendary Pyramids of Giza. Explore the ancient mausoleums of Khufu, Khafre and Menkaure, and the gigantic statue of the Sphinx on the Giza plateau. Your guide will explain the mysterious history of these monumental constructions, before a transfer to the oldest tomb complex in Egypt at Saqqara. Explore the step-pyramid of King Zoser, before a delicious lunch. Then, return to Cairo city center to wander among the carpet and trinket sellers of Khan-el-Khalili Bazaar, one of the most famous markets in the Middle East. Return to your 5-star hotel in Cairo for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 3: Cairo - Hurghada: Egyptian Museum - Citadel - Ain Sokhna harbor
Drive to the Egyptian Museum on Tahir Square after breakfast at your hotel. Discover masterpieces from the dynastic period of Egypt, including Tutankhamen’s treasures. Lunch will be at a carefully selected restaurant before a visit to the Saladin Citadel and Alabaster Mosque of Muhammad Ali. Enjoy some free time to explore on your own before your flight back to Hurghada from Cairo Airport.
- All transfers by air-conditioned bus
- Soft drinks on the bus
- All entry fees to advertised attractions
- Lunch at a restaurant in Luxor
- Domestic flights (Luxor- Cairo and Cairo-Hurghada)
- Private guide
- 1 night's hotel accommodation In Luxor
- 1 night at the Cataract Hotel In Cairo
What's Not Included
- Drinks in restaurants
- Any costs not mentioned in the program
Cancel up to 1 day in advance for a full refund
Know Before You Go
• Please contact the local supplier after booking with the name(s) and passport number(s) of all travelers, as well as your desired pick-up time from Hurghada