14 Days of Opulence: Signature Pharaohs & Pyramids (Ultimate Luxury Experience)


Embark on an unparalleled 14-day journey through Egypt with our “Signature Pharaohs & Pyramids” luxury tour. Immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of history, from the iconic pyramids of Giza to the serene waters of the Nile. This meticulously curated itinerary combines opulent accommodations, private sightseeing, and exclusive experiences aboard the ‘Sanctuary Sun Boat III,’ promising an unforgettable exploration of Egypt’s ancient wonders.


  1. Inside the Great Pyramid: Step back in time as you enter the oldest of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, the Great Pyramid of Cheops.
  2. Nile Cruise: Sail on the luxurious ‘Sanctuary Sun Boat III,’ exploring ancient temples and sites along the Nile with unmatched comfort.
  3. Abu Simbel: Witness the awe-inspiring temples of Ramses II and Queen Nefertari, a testament to ancient Egyptian engineering and artistry.
  4. Valley of the Kings: Explore the tombs of pharaohs, including the famous King Tut, and take a captivating hot air balloon ride over the Valley.
  5. Cultural Experiences: Enjoy traditional Egyptian cuisine, costume parties, and entertainment, providing an immersive experience into the country’s rich heritage.


  1. Luxury Accommodations: Stay in opulent hotels such as Mena House Hotel and enjoy the comfort of the ‘Sanctuary Sun Boat III.’
  2. Exclusive Access: Benefit from private sightseeing tours in Cairo, ensuring a personalized and in-depth exploration of key attractions.
  3. Cruise Comfort: Experience the Nile aboard a premium cruise boat with exceptional amenities, including a pool, games room, and gymnasium.
  4. Seamless Travel: Enjoy the convenience of domestic flights, a provided sim card, and visa upon arrival, making your journey stress-free.
  5. Expert Guidance: English-speaking local guides and an on-call support team ensure a smooth and enriching travel experience.


DAY 1: ARRIVAL IN CAIRO, EGYPT Arrive in Cairo, the “Mother of All Cities,” and meet Ramasside’s Tour Manager at the airport. You’ll be transferred to your historic hotel with stunning pyramid views. An evening trip to the Pyramids area for the Sound & Light show is included. (Accommodation: Mena House Hotel-Four Seasons Hotel Cairo)

DAY 2: CAIRO | INSIDE THE GREAT PYRAMID AT GIZA & THE SPHINX Embark on a full-day excursion to the Giza Plateau. Explore the pyramids of Khufu, Khafre, and Menkaure. Enter the Great Pyramid of Cheops, ride a camel, and marvel at the Great Sphinx. Afternoon at leisure and a welcome dinner in the evening. (Accommodation: Mena House Hotel-Four Seasons Hotel Cairo | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

DAY 3: CAIRO | IMMERSED IN ANTIQUITIES Visit the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities or the Grand Egyptian Museum (upon opening). Enjoy a felucca ride on the Nile, lunch on board, and an afternoon at leisure. Evening stroll in Khan El-Khalili bazaar. Dinner at the hotel. (Accommodation: Mena House Hotel-Four Seasons Hotel Cairo | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

DAY 4: CRUISING THE NILE | ASWAN | ISLAND TEMPLE OF ISIS Fly to Aswan and board ‘Sanctuary Sun Boat III.’ Welcome Zaffa, lunch on board, and a felucca ride. Afternoon tea with an Oud trio, canapés, and a gourmet dinner on the boat. (Accommodation: Sanctuary Sun Boat III | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

DAY 5: CRUISING THE NILE | PHILAE TEMPLE AND UNFINISHED OBELISK Visit Philae Temple, the Granite Quarries, and cruise to Kom Ombo. Afternoon at leisure on the boat. Dinner and movie night on board. (Accommodation: Sanctuary Sun Boat III | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

DAY 6: CRUISING THE NILE | TEMPLE OF HORUS | DINE LIKE A PHARAOH Explore the Temple of Horus, sail to Esna, and enjoy an Egyptian cooking lesson on board. Afternoon at leisure. “Egyptian Night” costume party with a buffet of specialties. (Accommodation: Sanctuary Sun Boat III | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

DAY 7: CRUISING THE NILE | EAST BANK Visit the Temple of Luxor and enjoy the facilities on board. Evening with canapés, Egyptian wine, local beer, and a gourmet dinner. (Accommodation: Sanctuary Sun Boat III | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

DAY 8: CRUISING THE NILE | HOT AIR BALLOON & VALLEY OF THE KINGS Hot air balloon ride, visit the Valley of the Kings, and explore the tombs. Afternoon at leisure on the boat. Gala dinner with a Dervish Show and belly dancer. (Accommodation: Sanctuary Sun Boat III | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

DAY 9: CRUISING THE NILE | TEMPLE OF KARNAK AND REMNANTS OF GREECE AND ROME Visit the Temple of Karnak and the Temple of Khnum at Esna. Afternoon tea, movie night, and dinner on the boat. (Accommodation: Sanctuary Sun Boat III | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

DAY 10: CRUISING THE NILE | TEMPLE OF KOM OMBO Spend the morning at leisure, visit the Temple of Kom Ombo, and enjoy an Egyptian cooking lesson. “Egyptian Night” costume party with a buffet. (Accommodation: Sanctuary Sun Boat III | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

DAY 11: CRUISING THE NILE | ASWAN Free day in Aswan, facilities on board, afternoon tea, and farewell dinner with a Dervish show and belly dancer. (Accommodation: Sanctuary Sun Boat III | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

DAY 12: ABU SIMBEL | TEMPLES OF RAMSES II & NEFERTARI Disembark and fly to Abu Simbel to see the temples. Fly to Cairo for an evening at leisure. (Accommodation: Four Seasons Hotel Cairo-Mena House Hotel-Kempinski Nile Deluxe-Fairmont Nile Premium | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch)

DAY 13: CAIRO | SAKKARA & MEMPHIS TRIP Visit Memphis and Sakkara, explore the Alabaster Sphinx, and have lunch. Visit the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization. Memorable farewell dinner. (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

DAY 14: DEPART CAIRO Transfer to the airport after breakfast for departure. (Meals: Breakfast)


  • Ready-to-book, Private Itinerary
  • Domestic Flights
  • Sim card
  • Visa upon arrival
  • Complimentary camel ride
  • Luxury hotel accommodations
  • Exclusive Insider-Access Opportunities
  • English-Speaking Local Guides
  • Private Sightseeing
  • Airport Meet and Greet with Private Transfers
  • Full Breakfast Daily
  • Entrance Fees and Taxes
  • 24/7 On-Call Support
  • Private sightseeing tours in Cairo
  • Shared cruise group sightseeing tours


  • International Flights

Tour Price

Kindly note that the hotel rating in Egypt is not the same as in USA or Europe, so Luxury or Ultimate Luxury hotel options are always recommended as minimum in Egypt.

Mena House Hotel-Four Seasons Hotel Cairo

Sanctuary ‘Sun Boat ‘– Oberoi Cruises 

All year roundHigh seasons
DBL or TRPL Room14495 $17595 $
Solo traveller16990 $20790 $

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  1. Comfortable Attire: Pack comfortable clothing and footwear, especially for walking tours and the cruise excursions.
  2. Hydration: Stay hydrated, especially in the desert climate. Carry a reusable water bottle during your explorations.
  3. Camera Essentials: Bring a high-quality camera to capture the breathtaking landscapes and historical marvels.
  4. Cultural Respect: Respect local customs and traditions, especially during visits to religious sites and in the bustling markets.
  5. Currency: Have local currency on hand for small purchases and tips.


  1. Is the tour suitable for all ages?
    • Yes, the tour is designed for travelers of all ages. Activities can be tailored to suit different preferences and fitness levels.
  2. Are meals included in the tour?
    • Yes, daily meals are included, offering a blend of local and international cuisine.
  3. What COVID-19 precautions are in place?
    • We adhere to strict health and safety guidelines, with continuous monitoring and adjustments based on the latest travel advisories.
  4. Can dietary preferences be accommodated?
    • Yes, please inform us of any dietary restrictions or preferences in advance, and we will make necessary arrangements.
  5. How much free time is available during the tour?
    • The itinerary provides a balance of guided activities and leisure time, allowing you to explore at your own pace.