Return to the Nile March 2018 Itinerary
March 19: Depart from New York JFK airport to Cairo on Egypt Air
March 20: Arrive in Cairo. Meet and greet upon arrival in airport. Assistance with entry visa, passport control, immigration, luggage claim and customs. Transfer to the Mena House hotel and enjoy dinner.
March 21: Visit the Pyramids of Giza, Giza Plateau, tombs of Ido & Kar and the Solar boat. Enjoy a Panoramic view of the Giza Plateau, visit the Sphinx and Valley temple.
March 22: Visit the Egyptian Museums and Old Cairo (Hanging Church, Abu Serga Chuch, Ben Azra Synagogue and Amr Ibn el Aas Mosque.
March 23: Visit Saqqara and Dahsure. Enjoy a home hosted Egyptian dinner at the Fayed home.
March 24: Fly to Luxor and overnight in Luxor hotel.
March 25: Visit the temples of Abydos and Dendara.
March 26: Visit Valley of Kings, Valley of Queens including Nefertari’s Tomb and Hatshepsut’s temple.
March 27: Check out of hotel and visit Karnack temples. Check in Nile Cruise and enjoy lunch. In the evening visit Luxor temple. Sail to Edfu.
March 28: Visit Edfu temple and sail to Kom Ombo. Visit Kom Ombo temple and sail to Aswan.
March 29: Visit Philae temple and the unfinished Obelisk. In the afternoon enjoy a long Felucca ride.
March 30: Checkout of Nile Cruise and fly to Abu Simbel. Visit the temples of Abu Simbel and fly to Cairo. Overnight in a hotel near the airport.
March 31: Visit the perfume factory and have lunch at a local resutaruant. In the evening a private visit to the Great Pyramid.
April 01: Fly back to New York. (See See Alexandria option below)
April 01: Drive from Cairo by bus to Alexandria and visit the Catacombs, and the Alexandria National Museum. Alexandria hotel: Sheraton Alexandria Montaza Hotel.
April 02: Visit the Roamn amphitheater and the new library of Alexandria. Relax by the Mediterranean Sea and Qait Bay’s Citadel before heading back to Cairo. Check in a hotel near the airport.
April 03: Transfer to Cairo internation airport for final departure.
$4,900 double occupancy, includes airfare from New York and flights in Egypt.
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