Ancient Egypt

Ancient Egypt

Be awestruck by one of the most ancient and most advance civilizations in the history of mankind, where most widely discussed wonders, are waiting to greet you and amaze you...

Day 01

Colombo/ Cairo

Arrival Cairo international airport, meet and assist through visa and customs procedures. Transfer to hotel. Check-in

Day 02

Cairo: Aswan (B/D) Train departs at 2000 arrives at 0900 next day

Breakfast at hotel, then a day tour to the Egyptian museum where we will have chance of visiting the richest Museum with 700.000 masterpieces. Stop for an optional lunch break before we continue to the area of old Cairo with the hanging church and the Ben Ezzra synagogue. Board our twin-berth cabin train to Aswan. Dinner and overnight on board

Day 03

Cairo / Aswan – Nile Cruise (B/L/D)

Breakfast on board of the train. Arrival Aswan and then a day tour to the High dam, the unfinished obelisk and the Phaile temple. Embarkation for lunch. evening a felucca ride around the Agha Khan mausoleum. Dinner and overnight on board

Day 04

Nile Cruise (B/L/D)

After breakfast join optional trip to Abu Simbel. Sailing to Kom Umbo. Visit the temple dedicated to the two hared -Goddes Sobek and Harories. Continue to Edfu. Dinner and overnight on board

Day 05

Nile Cruise (B/L/D)

Breakfast on board and then visit the temple of Edfu, sailing to Luxor via Esan, Lunch on board. Arrival Luxor and then visit the temple of Luxor by night. Dinner and overnight on board.

Day 06

/ Cairo (B/D) train departs at 21.00 arrives at 08.00 next day

Breakfast and then cross to the West bank to visit the temples of Hatshepsut, the colossi of Memnon and the valley of the kings. Disembarkation and visit to the temple of Karnak. Night train back to Cairo Dinner and overnight on Board

Day 07

Cairo (B/D)

Cairo Pm we will have an included guided tour to the Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx. Stop by a papyrus factory… dinner and overnight.

Day 08

Cairo / Colombo (B)

Breakfast on board, free day with shopping tour in the biggest malls in the Middle East, City Stars for shopping Transfer to airport .