Join a private guided tour that covers the historic highlights of Cairo, Alexandria, and Luxor.
Book Nile Cruises gives you the chance to enjoy Egypt Short Break Tour packages. This package has been tailored especially for whom have no much time in Egypt.
It is your way to discover the most beautiful places in Egypt; Cairo, Alexandria and Luxor. It starts from Cairo by seeing everyone's dream "The Great Pyramids of Giza" besides many other things like The Sphinx and the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, then proceeds to Alexandria with its great Roman heritage and it would be finilized by Luxor, the world's largest open-air museum, to explore the Ancient Egyptian Civilization during its peak with its huge temples and well fascinating tombs
- Every Day
- Tour type
- Pickup Location
- Cairo Airport or Hotel in Cairo
- Physical rating
- Cairo/ Alexandria / Luxor / Cairo
Why you'll love this trip
Travel back in time to historic Cairo, Luxor, and Alexandria and Explore the great and historical Egypt.
Your private, Egyptologist guide provides undivided attention and an insider’s perspective of Upper Egypt.
Full Private tour. You can full customize the tour according to your full comfort and privacy
Accommodation, lunches, activities, and hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
Tour is suitable for all ages and all genders
Giza Pyramids Complex
The Egyptian Museum
Roman Amphitheatre in Alexandria
Valley of the Kings
Upon arrival to Cairo International Airport, you will be met with our English-speaking representative who will help and assist you in all formalities including getting the Entry Visa and bags assistance.
Then you will be met by our English Egyptologist tour guide to start your day tour by visiting Pyramids of Giza "Khufu, Khafre & Menkaure", where the greatness has been embodied in three pyramids with a limestone statue of Sphinx guarding the whole area. Lunch in a Local Restaurant
Then you will be met by our English Egyptologist tour guide to visit The Egyptian Museum, which is considered to be one of the most important museums in the world ,housing the Pharaonic monuments including those of the well-known king Tutankhamen. Also, you will have the chance to make an optional visit to the Mummies’ Room which is a wonderful chance that you cannot imagine. You will have the good chance to see the great real pharaohs in their full body.
After finishing your day tour , you will be transferred in a Private A/C vehicle to your accommodation hotel in Cairo and overnight. Once you arrive in your accommodation hotel , our representative will assist you in all the formalities in the hotel to ensure you a get a smooth check in .
Breakfast at hotel. After that you will be met with our Egyptologist tour guide who will accompany you in such a stunning tour to Alexandria. You will start your Alexandria city tour by exploring one of the main sources of knowledge in the ancient world, The Alexandria Library. The site of which is the original site of the old Pharaoh.
visit The Library of Alexandria, Historians have always disagreed concerning who was the founder of the ancient library of Alexandria. Some claim it was Alexander the Great himself when he first established the city in the 4th century BC, while others assert that Ptolemy I or Ptolemy II established it in the 3rd century BC. What we are sure of today is that it was the greatest library in the world for quite a long period of time. The new library of Alexandria was established in the 22nd of October 2002 with the aid of the United Nations, with the number of books exceeding two million, it is now considered to be the forth-largest francophone in the whole globe.
Then proceed to visit the Roman Amphitheatre, an archeological mission who was searching for the tomb of Alexander the Great unearthed in the 1960s unearthed the only example of Roman amphitheater in Egypt. Constructed in the 4th century AD, the Roman theatre consists of 13 rows made out of white marble. It used to accommodate more than 600 spectators.
Later on, you will be transferred to have your lunch meal at local restaurant. After lunch you will proceed to visit The Roman Amphitheatre, which is considered to be one of the most famous monuments belonging the Greco-Roman period.
Continue your Alexandria city tour by visiting Pompey’s pillar, which was erected in 292 AD. At the end you’ll be transferred to visit Sultan Qaitbay Citadel (from outside) which is considered to be one of most famous sightseeing in Alexandria.
After finishing your day tour, we will drive back to Cairo. Arrive to Cairo and proceed to your hotel there for overnight.
Breakfast on tour accommodation hotel in Cairo. After that you will be transferred to Cairo Airport to Fly To Luxor on the Morning
Upon Arrival to Luxor , you will be welcomed by our representative and then he will accompany you to start your full day tour:
Start your magical tour in Thebes, the sacred land by exploring the wet bank of Luxor including Valley of the Kings, which considers as the royal cemetery of the Theban kings and rulers of ancient Egypt, and the place where our Pharaohs were buried.
After that, you will proceed to visit Temple of Queen Hatshepsut at Deir El Bahari. This temple is considered as one of the most wonderful examples of the Architecture in ancient Egypt, because it was totally carved inside the mountain.
At the end of the West Bank tour you will visit Colossi of Memnon, which is belonging to king Amenhotep III. Lunch in a Local Restaurant
Later on , you will discover the East bank of Luxor including Karnak Temples Complex, which are the largest structures ever build in the history of the mankind. The principal building is that of god Amun Ra, since it was considered the house of god on the earth, the earlier structure date back to the middle kingdom, but there are some references which refer to the earlier buildings as old as the 3rd dynasty.
Later on, you will proceed to visit Temple of Luxor, which was built by one of the kings of the 12th dynasty and completed by the well know king Ramses II. This temple was located in the heart of ancient Thebes and, like Karnak, was dedicated to the main/chief god Amun Re.
After finishing your day tour, you will be transferred back to Luxor Airport to fly to Cairo. Upon arrival to cairo , you will be transferred to your accommodation hotel in Cairo And Overnight.
Check out after breakfast. Our representative will pick you up. Transfer to Cairo international airport for final departure.
3 breakfasts, 3 lunches
Plane, Private air-conditioned vehicle
5* hotel in Cairo for 3 nights
- Meet and assist by English-speaking representatives.
- Private arrival transfer from the Airport
- Private departure transfer to the Airport.
- Entrance fees to the above mentioned archaeological sightseeing.
- Full Day tour at Cairo - Giza
- Full Day Tour at Luxor
- Full Day tour at Alexandria
- Private Egyptologist English-speaking tour guide (s).
- Domestic flight Tickets ( Cairo - Luxor ) and ( Luxor - Cairo )
- Complementary 01 bottle of water per day per person.
- All transfers by A-C vehicles with qualified driver (s).
- All local taxes and services.
- International flights
- Egypt visa
- Optional tours not mentioned in the itinerary
- Meals except where indicated
May to Sep:
Oct to April:
Prices are quoted in US Dollars per person per trip except during Christmas, New Year & Easter holidays.
0 - 01.99 Free of Charge
2 - 05.99 pay 25% of tour price
6 - 11.99 pay 50% of tour price
12+ pay full tour price as per adult person.
Child pricing applies to children who share rooms with their parents (Max 2 Children in one Room)
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