Journey Through Time: A 6-Day Cairo & Nile Cruise Tour Package


Embark on an enchanting 6-Day Cairo & Nile Cruise Tour with Ramasside Tours, delving into the timeless wonders of Egypt. This meticulously designed journey seamlessly blends cultural exploration with the serenity of a Nile Cruise. From the iconic Pyramids and Sphinx in Cairo to the ancient temples along the Nile, each day unfolds a captivating chapter of Egypt’s rich history. With expert guides, comfortable accommodations, and a carefully curated itinerary, this tour promises an immersive experience of Egypt’s treasures.


  1. Giza Pyramids & Sphinx: Explore the legendary Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, and Mykerions, along with the enigmatic Sphinx and the Valley Temple.
  2. Egyptian Museum: Immerse yourself in a rare collection spanning 5000 years, including the treasures of Tutankhamen.
  3. Nile Cruise: Sail along the majestic Nile, visiting Aswan, Edfu, and Luxor, with stops at iconic temples and historical landmarks.
  4. Philae Temple & High Dam: Discover the architectural marvels of Philae Temple and the High Dam in Aswan.
  5. Luxor Temples: Visit the Karnak Temples, Luxor Temple, and the Temple of Horus in Edfu, showcasing ancient worship and grandeur.
  6. Hot Air Balloon Ride: Opt for a breathtaking hot air balloon ride over the Valley of Kings in Luxor for a unique perspective.
  7. Valley of Kings & Hatshepsut Temple: Uncover the mysteries of the Valley of Kings and explore the impressive Temple of Hatshepsut.


  1. Expert Guidance: Benefit from the knowledge of English-speaking expert guides throughout the tour.
  2. Comfortable Accommodations: Enjoy comfortable stays in Cairo hotels and on a Nile Cruise, ensuring a relaxing and rejuvenating experience.
  3. Seamless Transfers: All transfers in Cairo, Luxor, and Aswan are included, providing convenience and efficiency.
  4. Full Board Cruise: Indulge in a full-board cruise experience with included sightseeing, allowing you to focus on the journey.
  5. Optional Hot Air Balloon: Elevate your Luxor experience with an optional hot air balloon ride over iconic landmarks.
  6. Flexible Itinerary: While the itinerary is comprehensive, there is flexibility to accommodate variations based on sailing conditions.


Day 1: Arrival in Cairo/ Giza Pyramids / Egyptian Museum Welcome to Cairo! Upon your arrival at Cairo airport, our representative will be waiting for you with the distinctive Ramasside Tours sign. You’ll then be comfortably transferred by an A/C car to kickstart your exploration. Begin your journey with a visit to the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, housing a rare collection spanning 5000 years. Marvel at over 250,000 genuine artifacts, including the treasures of Tutankhamen. The day continues with a visit to the iconic Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, and Mykerions, followed by a close-up encounter with the Sphinx and the Valley Temple. Optionally, enhance your evening with the Sound & Light show in the Pyramids area. Overnight at your hotel.

Note: In case of a late arrival, the tour can be scheduled on the last day before your departure flight.

Day 2: Cairo/ Nile Cruise / Aswan After breakfast, transfer to the domestic airport for a flight to Aswan. Upon arrival, explore the High Dam and the Philae Temple. Board your Nile Cruise for an overnight stay.

Note: Cruise itineraries may be subject to updates based on sailing conditions.

Day 3: Nile Cruise / Edfu / Kom Ombo Sail to Kom Ombo, enjoying afternoon tea along the way. Visit the unique temple shared by gods Sobek and Haroeris. Sail to Edfu, where dinner and a disco party await onboard. Overnight on the cruise.

Day 4: Nile Cruise / Luxor Enjoy breakfast onboard before visiting the Temple of Horus in Edfu. Sail to Luxor, with an optional day tour to the east bank featuring the Karnak Temples and Luxor Temple. Marvel at the grandeur of the Theban triad and the Obelisk of Ramses II. Dinner on board. Overnight in Luxor.

Day 5: Luxor / Cairo After breakfast, disembark and embark on an optional Hot Balloon ride over the Valley of Kings. Explore the Valley of Kings, the Temple of Hatshepsut, and the Colossi of Memnon on the west bank. Transfer to the airport for a flight to Cairo. Overnight stay in Cairo.

Day 6: Cairo – Departure Conclude your journey with breakfast at the hotel. Our representative will transfer you to the airport, ensuring a seamless departure.


  • 2 Nights hotel accommodation in Cairo on a bed and breakfast basis.
  • 3 Nights on Cruise board (Aswan & Luxor) with full board and included sightseeing.
  • 1 Day tour in Cairo covering the Egyptian Museum, Pyramids, and Sphinx.
  • All transfers in Cairo, Luxor, and Aswan.
  • A/C vehicle for all tours and excursions.
  • English-speaking expert guide.
  • Entrance fees for all visits.
  • Domestic airfare: Cairo / Aswan & Luxor / Cairo.


  • Visa Entry for Egypt (can be provided upon arrival).
  • International Flights.
  • Personal items.
  • Tipping.
  • Any other items not mentioned.
  • Optional tours.
  • Drinks during meals.

 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 Room845 $885 $925 $
Solo traveler1285 $1340 $1395 $
Christmas & Easter – DBL or TRPL Room930 $975 $1020 $
Christmas & Easter – Solo Traveler1405 $1465 $1525 $
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 room1700 $1900 $
Solo traveller2500 $2750 $
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 room2350 $2600 $
Solo traveller3550 $3800 $

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  1. Dress Comfortably: Wear comfortable clothing and shoes, especially during archaeological site visits.
  2. Stay Hydrated: Carry a water bottle to stay hydrated, considering the Egyptian climate.
  3. Currency: Have local currency for small purchases and tips, although major tourist areas often accept cards.
  4. Optional Tours: Consider adding optional tours to enhance your experience, such as the Sound & Light show or a dinner cruise.
  5. Balloon Ride Conditions: Hot air balloon rides are weather-dependent, so stay informed about the conditions for an optimal experience.


Q: Is the entry visa included? A: Entry visas for Egypt can be provided upon arrival upon request.

Q: Can the Nile Cruise itinerary change? A: Yes, due to sailing conditions, cruise itineraries, schedules, and sailing times may be subject to updates.

Q: Are meals included during the Nile Cruise? A: Yes, the Nile Cruise includes full board with meals provided during the cruise.

Q: Is the hot air balloon ride recommended? A: The hot air balloon ride offers a unique perspective, and weather permitting, it’s highly recommended for an unforgettable experience.