19 Days Egypt Odyssey: Cairo, Desert Safari to Luxor, Nile Cruise, Hurghada & Alexandria Tour Package


Embark on an unparalleled 19-day journey through Egypt, seamlessly blending cultural exploration, desert adventures, and coastal relaxation. From the iconic pyramids of Cairo to the serene oases, ancient temples, and vibrant coral reefs, this comprehensive tour offers a kaleidoscope of experiences. With a perfect balance of guided tours, Nile cruising, and free days, immerse yourself in Egypt’s rich history, breathtaking landscapes, and modern attractions.


  1. Cultural Exploration: Explore the Egyptian Museum, Pyramids, Sphinx, and the historical sites of Luxor, Aswan, and Alexandria.
  2. Desert Adventure: Undertake a captivating desert safari, visiting El Bahariya Oasis, the White Desert, Farafra, Kharga, and Baris Oasis.
  3. Nile Cruise: Sail along the Nile, visiting Karnak, Luxor Temple, Edfu, Kom Ombo, Aswan High Dam, and Philae Temple.
  4. Red Sea Relaxation: Enjoy free days in the resort town of Hurghada, with optional activities like snorkeling, water sports, and desert excursions.
  5. Historical Sites: Discover Alexandria’s Library, the Lighthouse site, royal gardens, mosques, and the Church of St. Mark.
  6. Desert Camping: Experience the enchanting White Desert with overnight camping under the stars.


  1. Comprehensive Itinerary: A meticulously crafted 19-day itinerary covering major attractions and hidden gems.
  2. Expert Guidance: Navigate Egypt’s wonders with experienced guides providing insights into history, culture, and local traditions.
  3. Diverse Accommodation: Stay in Cairo hotels, luxurious Nile Cruise, and experience desert camping for a varied and authentic experience.
  4. Convenient Transfers: Enjoy seamless transportation with A/C vehicles and included domestic flights.
  5. All-Inclusive: Transparent pricing covering accommodation, meals, sightseeing, and entrance fees.


Day 1: Cairo Upon your arrival at Cairo airport, our representative, identifiable by the Ramasside Tours sign, will greet you. You will then be transferred by A/C car to your hotel. Overnight stay in Cairo.

Day 2: The Pyramids Tour After breakfast, begin your day with a visit to the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, housing a rare collection spanning 5000 years of Egyptian art, including the renowned Tutankhamen treasures. Explore the Great Pyramids – Cheops, Chephren & Mykerions, and the Sphinx. (Optional) In the evening, attend the Sound & Light show at the Pyramids. Overnight in Cairo.

Day 3: Cairo – El Bahariya Oasis Depart Cairo for El Bahariya Oasis (385km) on a four-hour journey. Visit the local museum in Bawiti, the tomb of Benantui, the Amasis chapels, the Temple of Alexander, the English house, and the hot springs. Experience the sunset over the salt lake. Overnight camping.

Day 4: The White Desert Drive to the White Desert after breakfast. Stop at the Crystal and Black Mountains for a visit and lunch. Explore the stunning limestone formations in the White Desert. Overnight camping.

Day 5: Farafra Oasis Visit Farafra Oasis and continue to Dakhla, exploring the village of El Qasr, Deir El Hagar, the Roman burial Ground of Mozawaka, and the painted rock in the yellow desert. Overnight camping.

Day 6: Kharga Oasis Drive to Kharga Oasis, visiting the temple of Hibis, the Christian tombs of Bagawat, and the old town of Kharga. Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant and explore the Nadora fortress area. Overnight camping.

Day 7: Luxor Travel from Kharga to Baris Oasis, visiting the temple of Dush and heading to Luxor (300km). Transfer to the hotel and overnight in Luxor.

Day 8: Luxor Nile Cruise Visit the Temple of Karnak and the Temple of Luxor. Explore Luxor Temple’s courtyard and the granite statues of Ramses the Great. Proceed to Karnak and transfer to the Nile Cruise. Board before lunch. Overnight in Luxor.

Day 9: Nile Cruise (Optional) Experience a Hot Balloon ride over the Valley of Kings, Valley of the Queens, and the Mountain of the Nobles. Visit the West Bank, including the Valley of the Kings, Colossi of Memnon, and the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut. Overnight on the Cruise.

Day 10: Nile Cruise Visit the Temple of Horus in Edfu, sail to Kom Ombo, and explore the Temple shared by the two Gods Sobek & Haroeris. Enjoy Afternoon Tea. Overnight in Kom Ombo.

Day 11: Nile Cruise Sail to Aswan, visit the High Dam, Granite Quarries, and the Temple of Philae. Enjoy lunch on board. Overnight in Aswan.

Day 12: Aswan – Hurghada Disembark after breakfast.

(Optional) Depart for the Temple of Abu Simbel. Transfer to Aswan airport and fly to Hurghada. Arrival and transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Hurghada.

Note: Most flights are indirect via Cairo Airport.

Day 13-15: Hurghada Free Days Enjoy free days in Hurghada.

(Optional) Take a snorkeling trip with desert island relaxation on the Red Sea, explore Giftun Island, and indulge in water sports activities. Overnight stays in Hurghada.

Day 16: Hurghada / Cairo Fly to Cairo. Arrival and transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Cairo.

Day 17: Alexandria Embark on a day tour to Alexandria, visiting the library, the site of the Lighthouse, royal gardens, Abbo Elabbas Mosque, the memorial of the Unknown Soldier, and the statue of Alexander the Great. Enjoy lunch (Optional) and explore the old downtown. Return to Cairo for an overnight stay.

Day 18: Sakkara Tour Visit the Step Pyramids of Zoser, Memphis, and the Red Pyramid and Bent Pyramid at Dahshur. Return to the hotel for an overnight stay in Cairo.

Day 19: Cairo – Departure After breakfast, our representative will transfer you to the airport for your departure, assisting you with final departure formalities.


  • Hotel accommodation in Cairo, Luxor, and Hurghada.
  • Cruise board accommodation (Luxor & Aswan) and desert camping.
  • Tours, transfers, and excursions in A/C vehicles.
  • Expert tour guide.
  • Entrance fees.
  • Domestic airfare: Aswan / Hurghada & Hurghada / Cairo.


  • Visa Entry for Egypt.
  • International Flights.
  • Personal items.
  • Tipping.
  • Any other items not mentioned.
  • Optional tours.

Tour Prices:

Accommodation Plan (A) 5 stars:

Cairo:Le Méridien – Steigenberger Pyramids- Ramses Hilton- Helnan – Barcelo Pyramids- Pyramisa

Luxor: Steigenberger Nile. 

Nile cruises: MS Emilio, MS Radamis, MS Princess, MS Sara

3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars
Price per person in DBL or TRPL Room2500 $2550 $2650 $
Solo traveler3840 $3910 $4050 $
Christmas & Easter – DBL or TRPL Room3160 $3215 $3325 $
Christmas & Easter – Solo Traveler4635 $4710 $4865 $
Accommodation Plan (B) Luxury:

Cairo: Kempinski – Fairmont Cairo – Hilton Curnrad -Marriott Sheraton- Hilton Golf pyramids

Luxor: Hilton – Sonesta St. George.

Nile Cruises: MS Amwaj Nile Cruise, MS Nile Premium, MS Bule shadow, MS Jaz Jubilee, Crown Emperor, Steigenberger.

All year roundChristmas and Easter
Price per person in dbl room4950 $5900 $
Solo traveller7500 $8100 $
Ultimate Luxury:

Cairo: Four Seasons -Marriott Mena House – Kempinski Nile Deluxe – Fairmont Nile Premium – Hyatt Regency

Luxor: Sofitel Winter Palace.

Nile cruises: Sanctuary Sun Boat – Oberoi Cruises – Movenpick Royal Cruises – Sonesta Cruises – Le Fayan – Ms Farah -MS Acamar 

All year roundChristmas and Easter
Price per person in dbl room7150 $7600 $
Solo traveller9700 $10800 $

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  1. Clothing: Dress comfortably, considering both the cultural and desert environments. Sun protection is crucial, including hats and sunglasses.
  2. Footwear: Wear sturdy and comfortable shoes, especially during desert excursions.
  3. Hydration: Stay well-hydrated, particularly in the desert regions. Carry a reusable water bottle.
  4. Photography: Capture memories but be mindful of photography regulations, especially in historical sites.
  5. Optional Activities: Consider optional activities like hot air balloon rides, snorkeling trips, and desert experiences for a more personalized adventure.


  1. What is the best time to embark on this tour?
    • The ideal time is during the winter months (October to April) for comfortable temperatures.
  2. Are entrance fees included in the tour price?
    • Yes, entrance fees to specified attractions are included, ensuring a hassle-free experience.
  3. How much free time is allocated in Hurghada?
    • Three days are designated as free days in Hurghada, allowing flexibility for relaxation and optional activities.
  4. Is the Abu Simbel excursion mandatory?
    • No, the visit to Abu Simbel is optional. Travelers can choose to explore Aswan or opt for this additional historical site.
  5. What should I pack for the desert camping experience?
    • Pack essentials like comfortable clothing, sunscreen, a hat, sturdy shoes, and a light jacket for the cool desert nights.