Upon arrival in Cairo, you will be met by our representative and transferred to your hotel overnight. Note: Visa can be obtained at the airport.
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After breakfast, your private Egyptologist tour guide and driver will pick you up and start your tour. Drive to Giza and visit the Pyramids. See the Great Pyramid, a royal burial chamber, and the Sphinx. Lunch en route. Visit the Egyptian Museum, which houses a magnificent collection of Pharaonic antiquities, especially the golden treasures of Tut Ankh Amun. Return to your hotel overnight.
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After breakfast, our representative will pick up you and transfer you to Cairo airport for a flight to Luxor (not included, to be booked by the agent). Upon arrival at Luxor Airport, our representative will pick up you for embarkation on your Nile Cruise. In the afternoon, you will visit the great Luxor Temple and the magnificent Karnak Temple of Amun with its famous Hypostyle Hall and the 134 huge columns, the Statue of Ramses II, the Obelisk of Queen Hatshepsut, and the Sacred Lake.
After breakfast in the morning, your sightseeing in Luxor includes the West Bank (Thebes) where some of the richest treasures in the world exist, including the Tomb of Tut Ankh Amun (optional) and other royal tombs including Ramses VI in the Valley of the Kings. Visit Hatshepsut funerary temple at Dier El Bahari and the Colossi of Memnon. Then, transfer back to your Cruise for lunch. In the afternoon, sail through the locks of Esna to Edfu and dinner on board and overnight.
After breakfast, in the morning, visit the Horus Temple of Edfu, one of the three beautiful temples of the Ptolemaic Period. Sail to Kom Ombo, where you will visit the Sobek Temple, dedicated to the two gods, which offers beautiful murals and reliefs. Sail to Aswan.
After breakfast, you will visit the High Dam, the Granite Quarries, and the Philae Temple. In the afternoon, you will sail on an Egyptian felucca around Elephantine Island and the Botanical Gardens on Kitchener Island, and the Agha Khan Mausoleum.
After breakfast, disembark from the ship, and you will be transferred to Aswan airport for your flight to Cairo (not included, to be booked by the agent). Upon arrival, you will be met by our representative and transferred to your hotel. Hotels: Overnight in Cairo Meals: Breakfast
Breakfast, free day at leisure. Hotels: Overnight in Cairo Meals: Breakfast
You will be met at your hotel and transferred to the airport for your departure flight to Dubai (flight not included, to be booked by agent). Upon arrival in Dubai, you will be met by our representative at the airport and transferred to your hotel. Hotels: Overnight in Dubai Meals: Breakfast
Have breakfast at your hotel. This morning we will start with a traditional tour of Dubai. We will visit the Jumeirah area, the Burj Al Arab, stop at an art center, the new Canal, stop at the Grand Mosque of Jumeirah, Bastakyia, we will visit the Dubai Museum (visit included ) or the Shindagha museum, cross the creek by "Abras" shop in the spice and gold souks. Pass the Dubai ruler's palace and stop at Burj Khalifa and Dubai mall. The BURJ Khalifa to top 124 (Optional not included entrance ). Lunch on your own at Dubai mall. In the afternoon, we go to Sharjah, the Pearl of the Gulf is a must to discover and complete a visit to Dubai. Visit King Faisal Mosque, experience Emirati culture, visit the Fort of Sharjah, and learn about the customs and traditions that are deeply rooted in Emirati culture. Continue to the Heritage Museum, and the enchanting Souk Al Arsa and Souk al Markazi, which is a veritable treasure trove of carpets, jewelry, and intricate handicrafts. Dinner on your own. Hotels: Overnight in Dubai Meals: Breakfast
Breakfast at your hotel. Day at leisure to discover more about the city on your own or book some optional tours. Lunch on your own. Afternoon you will enjoy a Desert safari, A trip to DUBAI without a desert experience is not complete without a safari. Traveling across the deserts of Dubai in a 4x4 Gray line vehicle. You will enjoy several photo stops during an exhilarating dune drive over the golden desert sands. The drive will then continue across the desert, witnessing a beautiful Arabian sunset, one of the highlights of a trip to the Arabian Desert. On the menu you will have access to dune bashing, a Henna experience, sand boarding, meeting and bonding with camels, and in the evening, you will enjoy a delicious BBQ dinner with entertainment. The experience is amazing! Overnight in Dubai Hotels: Overnight in Dubai Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
Breakfast at your hotel.After we proceed this morning to Abu Dhabi. Take advantage of an ideal introduction to the largest emirate city in the country, which also happens to be the UAE capital. Abu Dhabi is an Island, and its name translates into: “Father of the Gazelle”. Our first stop will be at the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, one of the largest and most beautiful Mosques in the world; able to accommodate an impressive number of over 30,000 worshipers. The exquisite white structure is completely clad in marble, featuring intricate Islamic art and carvings, as well as extensive landscaping. After this moving experience, we will continue our tour towards Yas island and its Red Ferrari largest covered park, before we stop at the Yas Mall. We will enjoy the biggest mall in Abu Dhabi and will have lunch before we continue our tour. The remaining part of the tour will be devoted to a drive through the famous giant Saadiyat Island project where the Louvre is open and the Guggenheim museum is built to complete the image of Abu Dhabi as a cultural Arab capital. We will stop there to visit the famous Louvre Museum. At the end of the afternoon, we will head up back to Dubai passing again through Yas island before we reach Dubai after approximately 1h30. Dinner on your own. Hotels: Overnight in Dubai Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
After breakfast, you'll be transferred to the international airport for your flight home. Hotels: NA Meals: Breakfast