Duration: 9 Days / 8 Nights
2 Cairo / 1 Luxor / 2 Sleeper train / 1 Dead Sea / 1 Petra
A comprehensive 8 nights holiday to Egypt that covers main sightseeing and tours to explore the magic of ancient Egypt by visiting the three Pyramids of Giza and their guarding Sphinx and see Cairo then take the train to start the magical journey to Luxor ......experience and have a relaxing time at the lowest point on earth Dead Sea, enroute not to miss a visit to Madaba St George Church and Mount Nebo, here you have a chance to view the Promised Land. Next day visit the amazing Petra with the Siq, Treasury, Street of Facades, Royal Tombs, Monastery and much more.
Day 1: Cairo
Welcome to the timeless land of history and civilization!
On arrival you will be met by Deluxe Travel Egypt representative with a sign to assist you with the visa and immigration process, you will then be transferred from the airport by modern air-conditioned vehicle to your hotel to check in. The remainder of the day at leisure.
Overnight in Cairo.
Day 2: Cairo / sleeper train to Luxor
Full day sightseeing the the Pyramids of Giza, Sphinx, Sakkara including the Step Pyramid of king Djoser. Overnight sleeper train to Aswan.
Day 3: Luxor
Visit The Temples of Karnak and Luxor. Overnight in Luxor.
Day 4: Sleeper Train back to Cairo
After breakfast check out.Cross to the West Bank to visit the Necropolis of Thebes, Valley of the Kings, the Temple of Hatshepsut and the Colossi of Memnon. ( Optional ) Hot air balloon over the valley of kings and queens. Over night sleeper train back to Cairo .
Day 5: Cairo
Arrival Cairo and visit the old Cairo (church of St-Sergius, Citadel of "Saladin"(Salah al-Din), the Mohammed Ali mosque, Khan el-Khalili bazaar. Over night Cairo
Day 6: Cairo - Amman - Madaba - Mt Nebo - Dead Sea
You' ll be transferred to Cairo international airport to fly to Amman, Our representative welcomes you with a signage at Amman Airport after passing the customs. From here drive directly to Madaba, where to find the famous mosaic 6th century map of Palestine in St. George’s church. Short ride to Mt. Nebo, the place where Prophet Moses gazed at the Promised Land before he died. After we proceed to the Dead Sea, with 400 meters below sea level, the lake is the lowest point on earth, where ever since the days of Herod the Great, people have flocked to in search of its curative secrets. Free time to float and enjoy the salty waters, check in and overnight.
Day 7: Dead Sea - Petra
After breakfast, we drive 3 hours to the red rose city Petra, the biggest attraction of Jordan. Petra was first established around the 6th century B.C. by the Nabataean Arabs, a nomadic tribe who settled in the area and laid the foundation of a commercial empire that extended into Syria. With the guide pass the canyon, the so called Siq, to see the most beautiful monument: the Treasury. Continue via the Street of Facades to the Royal Tombs and Pharaoh's Castle. The guide says farewell to you at the restaurant area; free time to explore Petra on your own, before walking the same way back to the entrance. Overnight Petra.
Day 8: Petra - Amman
Breakfast at hotel, latest check out from room is 12:00 noon. According to departure time we drive 3 hours to Amman Airport to board your flight.
Prices listed are per person in double occupancy.
During Christmas, New Year and Easter a supplement is added send a tour inquiry to get best deal
Reservation of the tour requires payment of 25% of tour cost upon confirmation this can be done online or with bank wire transfer. The remainder of tour cost should be settled upon arrival to Egypt either in cash or by credit card. During peak periods 50% of tour cost should be paid upon confirmation.
up to 2 Years free of charge
from 2-6 years 25% of tour cost
from 6-12 50% of tour cost
If your tour inquires airfare extra charges may apply
Entry visa to Egypt is obtainable upon arrival at the airport for many nationalities at US$ 25, It is advisable to check with your nearest consulate if you are eligible for it. Your passport should be valid for at least 6 months after entering Egypt
Jordanian visa (obtainable at Amman Airport for 40 JD = 60 USD per person).
Additional Entry tickets
Some archeological sites are not included in the price of the tour like entering inside the Pyramids, Solar Boat, Mummies room in the Egyptian museum and Tut Ankh Amun tomb
✓2 Nights Cairo on BB basis (Bed and Breakfast)
✓2 Nights Sleeper train on HB basis (Breakfast and Dinner)
✓1 Night Luxor on BB basis (Bed and Breakfast)
✓1 Night Dead Sea on BB basis (Bed and Breakfast)
✓1 Night Petra on BB basis (Bed and Breakfast)
✓Sightseeing as per itinerary
✓Meals as per itinerary
✓Meet and assist services in all destinations
✓Entrance fees when applicable
✓Professional Egyptologist tour guide in Egypt
✓Transfers in private, A/C, new vehicle with English speaking, assisting driver in Jordan
✓English speaking spot guide in Petra (2.5 hours)
✓700 meters horse ride in Petra from the main gate until the beginning of the Siq (not mandatory, horse handler expects a tip)
✓Meet and assist services in all destinations
✓ All taxes and service charges
Any Optional tour
Horse drawn carriage or camel ride in Petra.
Christmas and New Year supplement