Arrival Cairo; meeting, assistance and transfer to your hotel. Evening: Panoramic “Cairo by Night” tour and Dinner on the Nile. (D)
The day begins with a drive to Giza to see the Three Great Pyramids, the oldest surviving structures built by man; enter one of the Pyramids. Visit the astonishing Solar Boat Museum, housing the oldest known ship in the world buried for over 4500 years. Stand in awe at the magnificent Sphinx carved out of a single piece of stone, guarding the Giza plateau. Try a camel ride before continuing to the unique Karnak Bazaar for refreshments and some fantastic buys. After lunch, continue to the world famous Egyptian Museum with objects covering 5000 years of ancient Egyptian civilization; see Tutankhamun’s treasures and enter the fascinating Mummy Room. Overnight in Cairo. (B.L)
Early morning flight to Luxor. After lunch at your hotel, tour the vast Karnak Temple-Complex, built by generations of Pharaohs over a 2000-year period. Continue to the Avenue of the Sphinxes and the imposing Temple of Luxor with its grand colonnades. Evening: Optional Sound & Light Show at the Temple of Karnak ($75 per person based on 2 participants, please reserve at time of booking). Overnight in Luxor. (B.L)
Morning tour the Valley of the Kings containing the secretive tombs of New Kingdom Pharaohs; enter the Tomb of Tutankhamen. Continue to the famed Colossi of Memnon, and the beautifully terraced Temple of Queen Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari. Return flight to Cairo; transfer to hotel and overnight in Cairo. (B)
Please Note: If there is a change in flight schedule between Cairo and Luxor, it may be necessary to conduct the Luxor sightseeing in one full day, rather than two half days.
Transfer to Cairo Airport for your departure flight. (B)
Daily Arrivals Cairo – Limited to 12 participants Twin Single*
Kempinski Nile Hotel – Deluxe Nile View Room
Jan 1-6, Mar 30-Apr 8 $1850 $2495
Jan 7-Mar 29, Apr 9-Oct 29 1790 2320
Oct 30-Dec 18 1805 2350
Dec 19-22 1880 2505
Dec 23-31^ 1905 2550
Mena House – Deluxe Garden View Room
Jan 1-2 1935 2555
Jan 3-Mar 29, Apr 9-30, Sep 30-Dec 18 1810 2330
Mar 30-Apr 8, Dec 19-20 1840 2395
May 1-Sep 29 1715 2135
Dec 21-31^ 1910 2515
^ Compulsory Dinners: X’Mas Eve $175; New Year’s Eve $295 per person
For Pyramid View Room, please inquire.
Four Seasons First Residence – Superior Room
Jan 1-4, Mar 30-Apr 8, Dec 19-23 1985 2790
Jan 5-Mar 29, Apr 9-Oct 29 1935 2650
Oct 30-Dec 18 1950 2675
Dec 24-31^ 2015 2810
^ Compulsory New Year’s Eve Dinner: $235 per person
For twin bedded rooms at Four Seasons, upgrade to Deluxe Room required at $36 per room per night.
^ Compulsory Dinners at Hilton Luxor – X’Mas Eve $90; New Year’s Eve $205 per person.
* Tour will operate with minimum 2 participants. Singles traveling alone add $320 if minimum not reached.
For package details, refer to page 20 in our Egypt & Jordan 2020-2021 Brochure