Intrepid Expeditions | EGYPT EXPLORER

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Egypt Explorer

From $5,625 per person

DAY 1

On arrival in Cairo you will be met and transferred to your hotel.

The stunning Le Méridien Pyramids resort, nestled between the city and the wilderness, boasts unparalleled views of the majestic, ancient splendor of the Giza Pyramids. A mere glance out your window reveals the secrets of one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Le Méridien Pyramids is surrounded by luxuriantly landscaped gardens, providing a respite of greenery amidst golden sands.

With a peerless choice of restaurants and cuisines, a Royal Club floor, wireless connectivity and magnificent swimming pool and spa amenities, Le Méridien Pyramids is conveniently located only twenty minutes from Cairo’s city centre and the ideal place to explore the ancient mysteries of Egypt.

Accommodation: Le Meridien Pyramids or similar (B)

DAY 2 & 3

Each day you will have a private Egyptologist to visit Memphis, Sakkara, Pyramids & Sphinx, Egyptian Museum, Citadel, Alabaster Mosque & Khan El Khalili Bazaars.

Accommodation: Le Meridien Pyramids or similar (B)

DAY 4

Upon arrival, Visit the West Bank (Valley of the Kings, Temple of Queen Hatshepsut & the Colossi of Memnon). Embarkation before Lunch. Lunch on board. This afternoon you will visit the East Bank: Karnak & Luxor Temples. Dinner on board.

Accommodation in Luxor aboard the Mirage I Nile Cruise (Full Board)

DAY 4

Upon arrival, Visit the West Bank (Valley of the Kings, Temple of Queen Hatshepsut & the Colossi of Memnon). Embarkation before Lunch. Lunch on board. This afternoon you will visit the East Bank: Karnak & Luxor Temples. Dinner on board.

Accommodation in Luxor aboard the Mirage I Nile Cruise (Full Board)

DAY 5

Breakfast on board. Sail to Esna. Visit Horus Temple in Edfu. Sail to Kom Ombo. Lunch on board.

Visit Kom Ombo Temple. Sail to Aswan. Dinner on board.

Accommodation in Luxor aboard the Mirage I Nile Cruise (Full Board)

DAY 6

Breakfast on board. Visit the High Dam, Unfinished Obelisk and Philae Temple Lunch on board. Afternoon, felucca ride around Aswan Islands. Dinner on board.

Accommodation in Luxor aboard the Mirage I Nile Cruise (Full Board)

DAY 7

Breakfast on board. Disembarkation. On arrival you will be met and transferred to your hotel.

Accommodation: Conrad Cairo Airport (B)

DAY 8

This morning you will be transferred for your onward flight home.