5-Day Archaeology Tour: Queen Nefertari, King Tut, Royal Mummies in Egypt


Embark on a captivating 5-day journey through Egypt’s archaeological wonders with our Queen Nefertari, King Tut, and Royal Mummies Tour. Unveil the mysteries of ancient history in Cairo and Luxor, exploring iconic sites like the Pyramids, the Grand Egyptian Museum, and Luxor’s East and West Banks. This meticulously curated itinerary promises an immersive experience for enthusiasts of archaeology and ancient civilizations.


  1. Explore the Grand Egyptian Museum, including the limited-access areas during the trial phase.
  2. Marvel at the Great Pyramids, Sphinx, and enjoy a camel ride for panoramic views.
  3. Discover Luxor’s East Bank with visits to Karnak and Luxor Temples.
  4. Journey to Luxor’s West Bank, exploring the Valley of the Kings, Queens, and Deir El Bahari.
  5. Visit the colorful tomb of Queen Nefertari and the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut.
  6. Benefit from insightful commentary from knowledgeable tour guides throughout.


  1. Expert Guidance: Tour led by experienced guides providing in-depth insights into Egypt’s rich history.
  2. Exclusive Access: Visit limited-access areas of the Grand Egyptian Museum during the trial phase.
  3. Seamless Transfers: Enjoy comfortable and air-conditioned transfers between cities and archaeological sites.
  4. All-Inclusive: The package covers accommodation, domestic flights, entrance fees, and most meals.
  5. Tailor Your Experience: Customize your itinerary with optional experiences or extensions based on personal interests.


Day 1: Arrival in Cairo Upon your arrival at Cairo airport, our representative, identifiable by the Ramasside sign, will greet you. You will then be smoothly transferred to your hotel in an air-conditioned vehicle. Overnight stay in Cairo.

Day 2: Pyramids and Grand Egyptian Museum Tour After breakfast, your day begins with a visit to The Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM). Explore the exterior gardens, appreciate the architectural beauty, and peruse the commercial area for souvenirs. Enter the Grand Hall to marvel at its grandeur and informative exhibits. Join a guided tour of limited-access areas, including notable attractions like the Hanging Obelisk and Ramses II Statue. Later, explore the Great Pyramids – Cheops, Chephren & Mykerions. Take a camel ride for special panoramic views. Optionally, attend the Sound & Light show in the Pyramids area in the evening. Overnight in Cairo.

Day 3: Luxor East Bank After breakfast, transfer to the domestic airport for a flight to Luxor. Upon arrival, check in at your Luxor hotel and start your tour of the east bank. Visit the awe-inspiring Karnak Temples, dedicated to Amon, Mut, and Khonsu. Continue to Luxor Temple, built by Amunhotep III and completed by Ramesses II. Return to your hotel for an overnight stay in Luxor.

Day 4: Luxor West Bank Following breakfast, explore the West Bank of Luxor. Visit the Valley of the Kings, including King Tut’s tomb. Discover the Valley of the Queens and explore the colorful tomb of Queen Nefertari. Visit the Temple of Deir El Bahari of Queen Hatshepsut and the Colossi of Memnon. Transfer to Luxor airport for a flight back to Cairo, followed by a transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Cairo.

Day 5: Departure Enjoy breakfast at the hotel, followed by a transfer to the airport. Our representative will assist you with final departure formalities.


  • 3 Nights accommodation in Cairo on a bed & breakfast basis.
  • 1 Night accommodation in Luxor on a bed & breakfast basis.
  • All transfers by an air-conditioned vehicle.
  • 1 Day tour in Cairo visiting the Pyramids & Grand Egyptian Museum.
  • 1 Day tour in Luxor visiting the East Bank.
  • 1 Day tour in Luxor visiting the West Bank.
  • Tour guide.
  • Entrance fees to all mentioned sites.
  • All Service charges & taxes.
  • Domestic flights: Cairo / Luxor / Cairo.


  • International Airfare.
  • Visa (provided upon arrival upon request).
  • Drinks and any personal expenses.
  • Tipping Kitty.

Tour Prices:

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.

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 Room875 $895 $935 $
Solo traveler1245 $1275 $1330 $
Christmas & Easter – DBL or TRPL Room945 $965 $1010 $
Christmas & Easter – Solo Traveler1340 $1375 $1435 $
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 room1300 $1600 $
Solo traveller2050 $2350 $
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 room1750 $2000 $
Solo traveller2400 $2700 $

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  1. Comfortable Attire: Wear comfortable clothing and walking shoes, especially during archaeological site visits.
  2. Photography: Respect photography regulations at historical sites and museums.
  3. Hydration: Carry a reusable water bottle to stay hydrated, especially during daytime excursions.
  4. Currency: Have some local currency for small purchases and tips.
  5. Updates: Stay informed about the Grand Egyptian Museum’s opening status and any itinerary changes.


Q: Is the entry visa included? A: The entry visa to Egypt is not included, but assistance can be provided upon arrival upon request.

Q: Are meals included in the package? A: Breakfast is included. Lunches and dinners are typically at your discretion unless specified.

Q: Can the itinerary be customized? A: The itinerary can be customized based on personal preferences. Optional experiences can be added upon request.

Q: How physically demanding is the tour? A: The tour involves walking and exploration of archaeological sites. Comfortable shoes and moderate fitness are advisable.