Discover Egypt’s Wonders: Pyramids, Nile Cruise & Hurghada – 12-Day Tour Package


Embark on an enriching journey through Egypt with our 12-day tour, showcasing the country’s rich history, iconic landmarks, and the breathtaking beauty of the Nile River. From the bustling streets of Cairo to the serene temples of Luxor and the vibrant marine life in Hurghada, this tour offers a comprehensive exploration of Egypt’s cultural and natural wonders. Immerse yourself in the allure of ancient civilizations, relax on a luxurious Nile River Cruise, and indulge in the vibrant atmosphere of the Red Sea.


  1. Pyramids and Sphinx: Explore the Great Pyramids of Giza, marvel at the Sphinx, and visit the Solar Boat and the Valley Temple.
  2. Historic Cairo: Discover the Egyptian Museum, Saladin Citadel, Coptic Cairo’s Hanging Church, and Islamic Cairo’s Khan El Khalili bazaar.
  3. Nile River Cruise: Sail along the Nile, visiting Aswan’s High Dam, Philae Temple, and the Unfinished Obelisk, as well as Kom Ombo and Edfu’s temples.
  4. Luxor’s Treasures: Uncover the mysteries of Luxor’s West Bank, including the Valley of the Kings, Queen Hatshepsut’s Temple, and the Colossi of Memnon.
  5. Red Sea Leisure: Enjoy leisure time in Hurghada, with optional activities like diving, snorkeling, windsurfing, and more.


  1. Guided Expertise: Benefit from the guidance of an English-speaking Egyptologist tour guide throughout the journey.
  2. Comfortable Accommodations: Stay in quality accommodations, including 5-star hotels, a sleeper train, and a superior Nile River Cruise.
  3. Private and Group Tours: Experience the best of both worlds with private tours in Cairo and group tours during the Nile River Cruise.
  4. All-Inclusive Package: Enjoy hassle-free travel with included entrance fees, meals, and transportation between destinations.
  5. Flexible Itinerary: Opt for optional tours and activities to tailor your experience based on personal preferences.

Day 1: Arrival in Cairo Welcome to Cairo, Egypt (Around The Clock). Your Ramasside tour manager will meet and assist you at Cairo International Airport during arrival procedures. Subsequently, you will be escorted to the hotel in an exclusive air-conditioned deluxe vehicle. At the hotel, the tour manager will facilitate a smooth check-in and review your holiday itinerary to establish and confirm pick-up times for each tour. Overnight stay in Cairo. Welcome Drink.

Day 2: Pyramids / Sakkara After breakfast, your personal guide will accompany you to the Giza Plateau to visit the Great Pyramids of Cheops, Chefren, and Mykerinus, along with the renowned Sphinx and Valley Temple facing the great statue. An additional visit to the Solar Boat in front of the Cheops Pyramid is available (extra ticket on the spot). Lunch will be served in a quality restaurant, followed by a visit to the Sakkara Complex and the first pyramid ever built, the Djoser Pyramid, in the Sakkara area. The journey continues to Memphis, the Old Kingdom’s capital, and the famous Necropolis. Overnight stay in Cairo. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch.

Day 3: Cairo Sightseeing / Train to Aswan Check out after breakfast at your Cairo hotel and then be escorted by your private guide to visit the Egyptian Museum, including the Treasures room for the child king Tutankhamen and other captivating artifacts. An additional visit to the mummies room at the museum is possible (extra ticket on the spot). Lunch will be provided at a local restaurant. The tour proceeds to Saladin Citadel, including the Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque inside, followed by a visit to Coptic Cairo to see the Hanging Church and Ben Ezra Synagogue. Explore Khan El Khalili, Cairo’s old bazaar, in Islamic Cairo. Later, you will be transferred to Giza railway station to board the sleeper train to Aswan. Dinner and breakfast will be served on board, with an overnight stay inside your compartment. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Day 4: Arrival in Aswan Upon arrival at Aswan station, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Optionally (not included), you can enjoy a tour to one of Egypt’s top tourist attractions, Abu Simbel temple. This temple was originally carved out of the mountainside during the reign of Pharaoh Ramesses II in the 13th century BC, as a lasting monument to himself and Queen Nefertari. Overnight stay in Aswan. Note: If you choose the Abu Simbel Tour, it will be scheduled for day 5, and Aswan sightseeing tours will be on day 4. Meals: Breakfast.

Day 5: Aswan Sightseeing After breakfast at your Aswan hotel, transfer to embark on your Nile River Cruise before lunch. Enjoy visiting the world-famous High Dam, the Philae temple dedicated to the goddesses Isis and Hathor, and the Unfinished Obelisk, the largest known ancient obelisk located in the northern region of the stone quarries of ancient Egypt. Dinner on board and overnight stay in Aswan. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Day 6: Kom Ombo / Edfu Sail to Kom Ombo, have breakfast on board, and visit the Temple shared by two gods Sobek and Haeroris in Kom Ombo. Sail to Edfu, have lunch on board, and visit the best-preserved cult temple in Egypt, the Horus Temple in Edfu. Take afternoon tea during sailing to Esna. Dinner and overnight on board. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Day 7: Luxor West Bank Sail to Luxor, have breakfast on board, and visit the West Bank. Take an excursion to the royal cemetery for 62 Pharaohs, Valley of the Kings, then to the mortuary Temple of Queen Hatshepsut and the Colossi of Memnon. Lunch on board. Enjoy afternoon tea during sailing. Dinner on board and overnight stay in Luxor. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Day 8: Luxor East Bank / Hurghada After breakfast on board, disembark from your Nile cruise. Transfer to visit Karnak and Luxor temples. In the afternoon, transfer to Hurghada on the Red Sea, approximately a 3-hour and a half drive from Luxor. Overnight stay in Hurghada. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch.

Day 9: Hurghada Vacation Optional tours are available to experience exquisite diving and snorkeling among the Red Sea coral reefs, observing rare fish. Alternatively, choose from various activities such as windsurfing, sailing, and deep-sea fishing. Overnight stay in Hurghada. Meals: Breakfast.

Day 10: Hurghada Vacation Similar to day 9, optional tours are available for diving, snorkeling, windsurfing, sailing, and deep-sea fishing. Overnight stay in Hurghada. Meals: Breakfast.

Day 11: Back to Cairo After breakfast at your Hurghada hotel, with free time at leisure, transfer to the bus station to take the first-class coach to Cairo (about a 6-hour drive). Upon arrival in Cairo, you will be met, assisted, and transferred to your hotel for free time at leisure and an overnight stay in Cairo. Meals: Breakfast.

Day 12: Final Departure Have breakfast at the hotel in Cairo, enjoy free time before your flight, check out, and then be transferred to Cairo International Airport for your final departure. Meals: Breakfast.


  • Meet and greet service by our representatives at airports
  • Assistance of our guest relations during your stay
  • All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle
  • Transfer from Luxor to Hurghada by a private air-conditioned vehicle
  • Transfer from Hurghada to Cairo by F/C air-conditioned coach
  • Accommodation for 3 nights in Cairo, including bed & breakfast
  • Accommodation for 1 night on the sleeper train on half board
  • Accommodation for 1 night in Aswan, including bed & breakfast
  • Accommodation for 3 nights on a 5-star superior cruise on a full board basis
  • Accommodation for 3 nights in Hurghada, including daily breakfast
  • English speaking Egyptologist tour guide
  • All sightseeing tours on the cruise sharing Ramasside Tours group
  • All sightseeing tours in Cairo, Luxor, Aswan as mentioned in the itinerary
  • All sightseeing tours in Cairo are private tours
  • Entrance fees to all sites as indicated on the itinerary
  • Lunch during your trip in Cairo
  • Meals as mentioned in the above itinerary
  • Bottled water during the trips
  • Portage when needed
  • All service charges and taxes
  • 30 minutes of local calling (5 minutes international) and a mobile phone loaned for the length of your stay or an Egyptian sim card for your unlocked mobile device


  • International Airfare
  • Entry visa to Egypt
  • Any optional tours
  • Personal Spending
  • Tipping

 Season’s prices:

Plan A
May-SeptOct -April
Solo2930 $3470 $
Double1770 $2040 $
Accommodation Plan 5 stars:

Hilton Pyramids -Helnan Dream Land -Spa or Le Passage Hotel and Casino

MS Salacia – MS Radamis -MS SaraAswan Helnan Aswan Hotel

Continental Hotel Hurghada or Mövenpick Resort Hurghada


Prices are quoted in US Dollars per person per trip, except during Christmas, New Year & Easter holidays. 

The price of Solo is valid for a solo traveler who is traveling alone.

Price per person in Triple room  1680$ (Plan A ) ( May-Sept)

Price per person in Triple room  1945$ (Plan A ) ( Oct -April)

Plan B
May-SeptOct -April
Solo2375 $3980 $
Double2220 $2535 $

Accommodation Plan (B):

Le Raid Hotel –  Steigenberger Pyramids – Curnrad Hotel 

MS Salacia – MS Crown Jewel -MS Crown Prince 


Prices are quoted in US Dollars per person per trip, except during Christmas, New Year & Easter holidays.

The price of Solo is valid for solo traveler who is travelling alone.

Price per person in Triple room  1989$ (Plan B ) ( May-Sept)

Price per person in Triple room  2480$ (Plan B ) ( Oct -April)

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  1. Comfortable Attire: Wear comfortable clothing and footwear, especially during site visits. Modest attire is recommended for cultural and religious sites.
  2. Hydration: Stay hydrated, especially in the desert climate. Carry a reusable water bottle, and bottled water is provided during excursions.
  3. Currency: Have some local currency (Egyptian Pounds) for small purchases. Credit cards are widely accepted in major cities.
  4. Sun Protection: Use sunscreen, sunglasses, and a hat to protect yourself from the sun during outdoor activities.
  5. Respect Local Customs: Respect local customs and traditions, particularly when visiting religious sites. Photography regulations may apply.


Q: Is the Abu Simbel temple visit included in the tour? A: The Abu Simbel temple visit is optional and not included in the tour package. Travelers can choose to add it on day 4 or 5.

Q: Are meals provided during the Nile River Cruise? A: Yes, all meals are included during the Nile River Cruise, offering a variety of local and international cuisine.

Q: What optional activities are available in Hurghada? A: Hurghada offers optional activities such as diving, snorkeling, windsurfing, sailing, and deep-sea fishing.

Q: Is the tour suitable for solo travelers? A: Yes, the tour accommodates solo travelers, and our guides ensure a comfortable and enjoyable experience for all participants.

Q: What is the best time to undertake this tour? A: The ideal time for this tour is during the cooler months from October to April when the weather is more pleasant for exploring outdoor attractions.