Jewels of Egypt: A 9-Day Expedition through Cairo, Nile Cruise & Hurghada


Embark on an enchanting 9-day journey through Egypt, exploring the captivating cities of Cairo, Aswan, Luxor, and the coastal paradise of Hurghada. This meticulously crafted tour seamlessly blends ancient wonders with modern comfort, offering a holistic experience of Egypt’s rich history, culture, and natural beauty.


  1. Cairo’s Treasures: Dive into the Egyptian Museum, home to a rare collection spanning 5000 years, and stand in awe of the iconic Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx.
  2. Cruise Along the Nile: Sail the Nile, visiting the High Dam, Philae Temple, and the temples of Kom Ombo and Edfu aboard a luxurious cruise ship.
  3. Luxor’s Ancient Marvels: Explore Luxor’s East Bank with the grand Karnak and Luxor Temples, and venture to the West Bank to discover the Valley of the Kings and the Temple of Hatshepsut.
  4. Red Sea Retreat: Unwind in the vibrant coastal town of Hurghada, offering pristine beaches, vibrant coral reefs, and a range of water activities.


  1. Expert Guidance: Benefit from the expertise of seasoned tour guides providing insights into Egypt’s history, art, and culture.
  2. Seamless Transfers: Enjoy hassle-free transfers in comfortable air-conditioned vehicles, ensuring a smooth and comfortable journey.
  3. Cruise Comfort: Experience the Nile on a luxurious cruise ship, enjoying modern amenities and entertainment after days filled with exploration.
  4. Tailored Optional Tours: Customize your experience with optional tours, allowing you to delve deeper into specific aspects of Egypt’s heritage.


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

Day 2: Cairo After breakfast, embark on a full-day exploration of the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities. Housing a rare collection spanning 5000 years, it boasts over 250,000 genuine artifacts, including the mesmerizing Tutankhamen collection. Visit the Great Pyramids – Cheops, Chephren & Mykerions. Marvel at the Sphinx, a colossal funeral complex guarded by the lion-bodied monument with the face of King Chephren. Return to the hotel for an overnight stay in Cairo.

Day 3: Aswan Early breakfast followed by a transfer to the domestic airport for a flight to Aswan. Upon arrival, explore the High Dam and the Philae Temple. Transfer to the cruise for boarding. Please note that cruise itineraries may be subject to updates due to sailing conditions. Overnight on the cruise.

Day 4: Nile Cruise Sail to Kom Ombo, visiting the temple dedicated to the gods Sobek and Haroeris. Continue to Edfu for dinner, a disco party, and an overnight stay on the cruise.

Day 5: Luxor Breakfast on board, followed by a visit to the Temple of Horus in Edfu. Sail to Luxor, with an optional full-day tour to the East Bank, exploring Karnak and Luxor Temples. Overnight in Luxor.

Day 6: Hurghada Disembark after breakfast. Consider an optional hot air balloon ride for breathtaking views. Visit the Valley of the Kings, the Temple of Hatshepsut, and the Colossi of Memnon on the West Bank. Depart for Hurghada by A/C car, arriving at your hotel. Overnight in Hurghada.

Day 7: Hurghada (Free Day) Enjoy a leisurely day in Hurghada. Overnight stay.

Day 8: Cairo After breakfast, depart for Cairo by A/C bus. Optional tours to Sakkara, the Pyramids of Unas & Oser-Kaf, Memphis, and Old Cairo are available. Overnight in Cairo.

Day 9: Departure Conclude your journey with breakfast at the hotel. Our representative will assist you at the airport for your departure.


  • Accommodation: 3 nights in Cairo, 2 nights in Hurghada, 3 nights on the cruise
  • Meals: As specified in the itinerary
  • Transfers: All transfers in Cairo, Aswan, Luxor, Hurghada
  • Tours: Guided tours in Cairo, Aswan, Luxor, and Hurghada
  • Transportation: A/C vehicle for all tours
  • Assistance: Meet and assist at all destinations
  • Entrance Fees: All entrance fees included
  • Domestic Flight: Cairo to Aswan
  • Transfers: Luxor to Hurghada by A/C bus, Hurghada to Cairo by A/C bus


  • Visa Entry for Egypt
  • 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 Room1315 $1340 $1490 $
Solo traveler2130 $2165 $2235 $
Christmas & Easter – DBL or TRPL Room1690 $1715 $1970 $
Christmas & Easter – Solo Traveler2595 $2630 $2710 $
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 room2360 $3030 $
Solo traveller3520 $4120 $
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 room3760 $4210 $
Solo traveller5200 $5700 $

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  1. Comfortable Attire: Wear comfortable clothing and footwear, especially during temple visits where exploration may involve some walking.
  2. Hydration: Stay hydrated, particularly in the desert climate. Carry a reusable water bottle to ensure you have access to water throughout your excursions.
  3. Sun Protection: Bring sunscreen, a hat, and sunglasses to shield yourself from the Egyptian sun during outdoor activities.
  4. Currency: Have some local currency (Egyptian pounds) for small purchases and tips. Credit cards are widely accepted in hotels and larger establishments.


Q: Is the cruise itinerary subject to change? A: Yes, due to sailing conditions, cruise itineraries may be updated. Rest assured, all planned attractions will be visited, though possibly in a different order.

Q: Are optional tours recommended? A: Optional tours offer deeper insights into specific sites. Consider them to tailor your experience, but they are not mandatory.

Q: What is the best time to visit Egypt? A: The fall and spring months (October to April) offer milder temperatures, making it an ideal time for comfortable exploration.

Q: How can I obtain a visa for Egypt? A: Visas can be obtained upon arrival in Egypt, and our team can assist you with the process.