Pharaohs’ Golden Parade & Pyramids Odyssey: A 10-Day Egyptian Adventure


Embark on a captivating 10-day journey through the ancient wonders of Egypt with the “Egyptian Mysteries Tour” by Ramasside Tours. This meticulously crafted itinerary blends historical exploration with cultural immersion, offering a unique experience that takes you from the iconic Pyramids of Giza to the tranquil Nile Cruise, uncovering the secrets of pharaohs and immersing you in the rich tapestry of Egypt’s heritage.


  1. Explore the Great Pyramids – Cheops, Chephren & Mykerions, and venture inside the awe-inspiring Great Pyramid.
  2. Witness the Royal Mummies Golden Parade and visit the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization.
  3. Cruise along the Nile, visiting the Valley of Kings, Valley of Queens, and the Temple of Philae.
  4. Discover the lesser-known facts about King Tutankhamun and explore Queen Hatshepsut’s Temple.
  5. Visit the Mummification Museum, Crocodile Museum, and other unique sites showcasing ancient Egyptian practices.
  6. Delight in Cairo’s Best Kept Secrets, exploring hidden markets, galleries, and tasting authentic Egyptian cuisine.


  1. Expert Guidance: Enjoy the services of experienced Egyptologist guides providing in-depth insights into the historical and cultural significance of each site.
  2. Comfortable Accommodation: Stay in well-selected hotels in Cairo and experience the luxury of a Nile Cruise for a relaxing journey.
  3. Seamless Transfers: All transfers are facilitated by air-conditioned vehicles, ensuring a comfortable and hassle-free travel experience.
  4. Comprehensive Itinerary: Explore a diverse range of attractions, from iconic landmarks to lesser-known gems, offering a comprehensive Egyptian experience.
  5. Flexible Options: Customize your itinerary with optional tours and experiences to tailor the journey to your preferences.

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

Day 2: Pyramids Tour (Pyramids Secrets from Inside) After breakfast, embark on a tour to explore the Great Pyramids – Cheops, Chephren & Mykerions. Venturing inside the Great Pyramid is an extraordinary experience, unparalleled in your lifetime. The Great Pyramid of Giza remains one of the greatest unsolved mysteries of ancient times, standing as the last remaining wonder of the ancient world. Enjoy a Camel Ride, gaining special panoramic views of the Sphinx & Pyramids. Professional tour guides will reveal the hidden stories of Pharaohs’ lives, providing detailed insights for an enriched visit.

Next, visit the Step Pyramid of Zoser in Sakkara, the oldest pyramid in Egypt, dating back to the 3rd Dynasty. Continue to Memphis, the ancient capital, where you’ll see the great Statue of Ramses II and the alabaster Sphinx of Memphis.

Return comfortably to your hotel in Cairo, with the option to explore more of the city’s attractions based on your interests.

Day 3: Royal Mummies Golden Parade & Egyptian Museum Start your day with breakfast before visiting the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization, providing a comprehensive overview of Egypt’s historical periods. Marvel at the Mummies Halls, highlighting the recent Golden Parade of 22 Royal Mummies from the Old Egyptian Museum to their new residence. Explore the Egyptian Museum, home to over 250,000 pieces of Egyptian art, including the famous Tutankhamen room.

Overnight stay in Cairo.

Day 4: Cairo – Nile Cruise Luxor– Valley of Kings and Valley of Queens (Where it All Begins) After breakfast, transfer to the domestic airport for a flight to Luxor. Explore the Valley of Kings and Queens, where the mummies from the Golden Parade were discovered. Visit the tombs of various dynasties, including King Tut’s tomb, and delve into the lesser-known facts about Tutankhamun.

Continue to the Valley of the Queens, with an optional visit to Queen Nefertari’s magnificent tomb. Explore the Temple of Deir El Bahari dedicated to Queen Hatshepsut.

On the return journey, stop at the Colossi of Memnon and the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut. Transfer to the Nile Cruise for an overnight stay in Luxor.

(Note: Cruise itineraries may be subject to updates due to sailing conditions.)

Day 5: Nile Cruise – Mummification Tour Enjoy breakfast on board before visiting the Mummification Museum, showcasing ancient Egyptian mummification techniques and artifacts. Optional trips to Karnak & Luxor temples or a hot air balloon ride.

Overnight on the cruise.

Day 6: Nile Cruise – Crocodile Museum After breakfast on board, visit the Temple of Horus in Edfu and the Temple shared by the two Gods Sobek & Haroeris in Kom Ombo. Continue the mummification tour, exploring the Crocodile Museum and learning about the mummification of animals in ancient Egypt.

Overnight in Kom Ombo.

Day 7: Nile Cruise Sail to Aswan and visit the Temple of Philae, dedicated to Isis. The temple walls depict scenes from Egyptian mythology. Enjoy lunch on board and overnight in Aswan.

Day 8: Aswan – Cairo After breakfast on board, disembark and, if desired, take an optional trip to Abu Simbel. Transfer to Aswan airport for a flight back to Cairo. Upon arrival, transfer to the hotel for an overnight stay.

Day 9: Cairo’s Best Kept Secrets Transfer to Cairo, explore the city’s hidden gems, and indulge in authentic Egyptian cuisine. Visit Old Cairo streets, the Old Market, hidden galleries, and local food spots.

Overnight in Cairo.

Day 10: Departure After breakfast, our representative will transfer you to the airport for your departure. This concludes your 10-day adventure, filled with historical wonders and cultural experiences.


  • 4 Nights hotel accommodation in Cairo (bed and breakfast)
  • 4 Nights on Cruise board (Luxor & Aswan) full board (including sightseeing)
  • All transfers in Cairo, Alexandria, Luxor, and Aswan
  • A/C vehicle for all tours and excursions
  • English speaking expert Egyptologist guide
  • Entrance fees for all visits
  • Domestic airfare: Cairo/Luxor & Aswan/Cairo
  • A/C car transfer: Cairo/Alexandria/Cairo
  • All taxes and services


  • Visa Entry for Egypt
  • International Flights
  • Personal items
  • Tipping
  • Any other items not mentioned
  • Any 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 Room1430 $1550 $1760 $
Solo traveler2370 $2450 $2540 $
Christmas & Easter – DBL or TRPL Room1990 $2070 $2290 $
Christmas & Easter – Solo Traveler2900 $3050 $3170 $
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 room2470 $3140 $
Solo traveller3590 $4370 $
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 room3970 $4500 $
Solo traveller5200 $5950 $

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  1. Dress Comfortably: Wear comfortable clothing and sturdy shoes, especially for explorations of archaeological sites.
  2. Stay Hydrated: The Egyptian climate can be warm, so ensure you stay hydrated throughout the day.
  3. Respect Local Customs: Be mindful of local customs and traditions, especially when visiting religious sites.
  4. Currency Exchange: Have some local currency (Egyptian Pounds) for small purchases and tips.
  5. Photography: Capture the moments, but be aware of any photography restrictions at certain sites.


Q: Is it safe to travel to Egypt? A: Egypt is a safe destination for tourists, and our experienced guides ensure a secure and enjoyable journey.

Q: Are entrance fees included in the tour cost? A: Yes, all entrance fees for the specified attractions are included in the tour package.

Q: Can the itinerary be customized? A: Yes, we offer flexibility with optional tours and can tailor the itinerary to suit your preferences.

Q: What is the best time to visit Egypt? A: The best time to visit is during the cooler months, from October to April, for a more comfortable travel experience.

Q: Are meals included in the tour package? A: Most meals are included during the Nile Cruise, and breakfasts are provided in Cairo hotels. However, some lunches and dinners are not included, allowing you to explore local cuisine at your leisure.