Overview

Egypt is a country with a captivating history which dates back to the emergence of civilization and the monuments built during those times. Stunning temples and the structural wonder of the pyramids are the main attraction of Egypt what attracts the tourists for all these years. Banadurga Travels is one of the leading travel agent which provides best Egypt tour packages from India.

Other Inclusion

  • Cost of your round trip
  • Airport taxes as per the routing of the tour.
  • Cost of the Visas needed to participate in the tour.
  • Accommodation at the hotels mentioned or similar.
  • Meals, coach tours, transfers, entrance fees, sightseeing and surface transportation as mentioned in the itinerary.

Package Itinerary

Day 1 Cario

cruise

Reach International Airport of Cairo , on arrival our travels agent transfer you to your hotel. In the evening we attend the spectacular Sound and Light Show at the Giza Pyramids of Khufu, Khafre and Menkaure and enjoy the history of the ancient Egyptians.

Included

Taxi transfer from airport

Welcome drinks at hotel

Buffet dinner

Guided city tour

Day 2 Cario

cruise

On today`s trip to Alexandria, we visit the Citadel of Qaitbay which is situated at the entrance of the eastern harbour on the eastern point of the Pharos Island. It was erected on the exact site of the famous Lighthouse of Alexandria, which was one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Later we proceed to visit Bibliotheca Alexandrina which is a major library and cultural center & the Al-Abbas al-Mursi Mosque which is an Egyptian mosque in the city of Alexandria. Overnight at the hotel.

Included

Taxi transfer from airport

Welcome drinks at hotel

Buffet dinner

Guided city tour

Day 3Nile Cruise

cruise

Today we take a flight to Aswan. On arrival, we take a luxurious and legendary Nile River Cruise for a great three-day cruise on the scenic Nile River.

Included

Taxi transfer from airport

Welcome drinks at hotel

Buffet dinner

Guided city tour

Day 4Nile River Cruise

cruise

Today we proceed to visit Abu Simbel by coach (3.30 am departure) to view the two magnificent temples, carved into a mountainside and built during the reign of Pharaoh Pamesses II. These temples were threatened by submersion in Lake Nasser, due to the construction of the High Dam. During the salvage operations they were dismantled and raised over 60 meters up on the sandstone cliff where they had been built over 3,000 years before. We return to Aswan and visit the High Dam of Aswan, the pride of Egypt with its panoramic view. We then board our cruiser for lunch and sail on to Kom Ombo to visit the famous Temple of Kom Ombo, overlooking the Nile. This unique temple is the fusion of two temples set side by side, with each side having its own gateways and chapels. The left side of the temple is dedicated to Haroeris, the falcon-headed God and the right side is dedicated to Sobek, the crocodile-headed God of Fertility

Included

Taxi transfer from airport

Welcome drinks at hotel

Buffet dinner

Guided city tour

Day 5Nile River Cruise

cruise

Today morning, on arrival into Edfu, we take you on a shore excursion to visit the Temple of Edfu. Of all the temples of ancient Egypt, the one at Edfu is not only the best preserved, but the second largest after Karnak. Dedicated to Horus, it was built in the Ptolemaic period. This temple is unusual in that it is on the west bank of the river which was normally dedicated to the afterlife.

Included

Taxi transfer from airport

Welcome drinks at hotel

Buffet dinner

Guided city tour

Day 6Luxor

cruise

Today we finish our cruise and go to visit the West Bank of Luxor. We proceed deep into the desert to discover the Valley of Kings - where generations of pharaohs and nobles were buried in great splendour. We then explore the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, Egypt's only woman Pharaoh. After that comes a visit the Karnak Temple Complex, known as Ipet-isu (or ‘most select of places,) to the ancient Egyptians. It is a city of temples built over 2,000 years and covers about 200 acres (1.5 km by 0.8 km).

Included

Taxi transfer from airport

Welcome drinks at hotel

Buffet dinner

Guided city tour

Additional

  • Sound & Light Show at the Pyramids
  • Visit to Papyrus Shop
  • Guided City Tour
  • Visit to an Egyptian Perfumery
  • Visit to the Egyptian Museum with Royal Mummies Room
  • Day Trip to Alexandria.