ANUBIS II: Cairo, Alexandria, Hurghada

  • Destination: Alexandria, Cairo, Egypt, Hurghada
  • Duration: 8 days

In 8 days, discover the treasures of Cairo and the famous Pyramids of Giza, as well as Alexandria and finish your journey by the Red Sea in Hurghada.

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ANUBIS II: Cairo, Alexandria, Hurghada

Day 1

Cairo – Arrived

Our representative will welcome you upon your arrival at Cairo International Airport, he hold a sign inscribed with your name. Assistance to take your Visa, pass passport control and Customs. Then you will be transferred to a private air-conditioned vehicle with driver at your hotel. Installation in your room. Overnight at the hotel.
Meal:none

Day 2

Cairo – Giza & Saqqara

Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning, our English speaking guide and private vehicle with driver will pick you up at your hotel. On the west bank of the Nile facing Cairo, visit the high plateau of Giza where stand the three pyramids erected by Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinos, and guarded by the mysterious Sphinx, which is the mythical statue with a lion’s body and a human head. The three pyramids and the Sphinx are considered the oldest of the seven wonders of the ancient world. (Optional: Camel ride or horseback ride on the Giza Plateau). Then, visit the huge necropolis of Saqqara, used as a cemetery for thousands of years, and which still hides many secrets under the sand of the desert. The Saqqara Pyramid is one of the oldest stone structures in the world. It was built during the third dynasty (around 2630 BC) for King Djoser, and its construction was supervised by his vizier Imhotep. Return to your hotel at the end of your visit. (Optional: In the evening, attend the Sound and lights show at the Pyramids). Night at the hotel.
Meal:Breakfast

Day 3

Cairo – Alexandria – Cairo

Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning, our English speaking guide and private vehicle with driver will pick you up at your hotel. Road towards Alexandria. Visit the fortress of Qayet Bay which was built on the site of the famous lighthouse of Alexandria. Then visit the Column of Pompey which was built in honor of the Emperor Diocletian at the end of the fourth century. Then, Visit of the Roman amphitheater, cleared in 1963, unique witness of the numerous places of spectacles constructed in Alexandria. Then, visit the catacombs of Kom El Shuqqaffa (1st and 2nd century AD) and its hypogea on several levels, which are among the most important Roman burials in Egypt. And to finish, visit the famous library of Alexandria building with futuristic architecture. Return to Cairo after the visits. (Optional: Dinner cruise on the Nile with Oriental show). Night at the hotel.
Meal:Breakfast

Day 4

Cairo – Citadel & Museum / Hurghada

Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning, our English speaking guide and private vehicle with driver will pick you up at your hotel. Visit the Citadel of Salah El Din, with in its enclosure the mosque of Mohamed Ali. The citadel was built on the Moqattam hills in 1183 AD overlooking the entire city, it was a defense point against the attacks of the Crusaders. Salah El Din appointed to be governor of Egypt after the death of the sultan of Damascus, Noor-el-Din. Then visit the Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, founded in 1857 by the French Egyptologist Auguste Mariette, which houses more than 250,000 pieces including the fabulous treasure of Tutankhamun discovered in 1920 by Howard Carter. The museum houses the largest and richest collection of pharaonic antiquities in the world over a period of five thousand years. And finally you will go to Souk Khan el Khalili, one of the most famous and oldest markets in the Middle East. At the end of the day, transfer to Cairo airport to catch the flight to Hurghada. Flight Cairo / Hurghada. Arrived in Hurghada, welcome and transfer to your hotel. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Meal:Breakfast,Dinner

Day 5

Hurghada

Breakfast at the hotel. Free day to rest and enjoy the beach or pool. (Optional: Snorkeling day with dolphins.) Lunch, dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Meal:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6

Hurghada

Breakfast at the hotel. Free day to rest and enjoy the beach or pool. (Optional: In the afternoon, you will be transferred by Jeep 4×4 in the desert inland to 35kms from Hurghada to a Bedouin village.You will have the opportunity to visit the village, to discover the lifestyle of the Bedouins, their customs and traditions.You will ride camel for a fun ride in the vicinity of the village.You will then have the pleasure of being a spectator of a beautiful sunset on its landscapes in ocher colors You will dine around a hearty meal of grilled food while enjoying a show back to your hotel in Hurghada.) Lunch, dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Meal:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 7

Hurghada

Breakfast at the hotel. Free day to rest and enjoy the beach or pool. (Optional: In the morning, you will be transferred to the QUADS meeting point, you will receive a short quad driving training on the spot and then start your desert trip (about 25kms) Return to your hotel.) Lunch, dinner and Night at the hotel.
Meal:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 8

Hurghada – Departure

Breakfast at the hotel and transfer by private vehicle with driver to Hurghada International Airport for your departure.
Meal:Breakfast

Trip Run on: Monday, Thursday, Saturday

Price per person

From October 2018 till December 2018 Double Single
  •  3* Category
$ $
  • 4* category
$ $
  • 5* Category
$ $
General Information:
    – This itinerary is a PRIVATE TRIP, not joining Group. That mean you will have the Tour Guide and vehicle only for you.
    – Price is an estimate quoted in US Dollars per person per trip and valid till 30 April 2014, except during Christmas, New Year & Easter holidays.
    – Single room occupancy is applied for those coming with other and prefer single occupancy. Also there will be a different rate for solo traveler.

 

Itinerary INCLUDING the following:
    – Meet and Assist by our representative.
    – Luggage handling Assistance.
    – All private transfers as mentioned in program in private air-conditioned vehicle with driver
    – 3 nights at the hotel  in Cairo, double room with private bathroom and air conditioning, including buffet breakfasts.
    – 4 nights at the hotel  in Hurghada, double room with private bathroom and air conditioning, in All Inclusive (buffet breakfasts, buffet lunches, buffet dinners & drinks according to the rules of the ‘hotel)
    – National flight ticket, Eco class: Cairo / Hurghada.
    – transport in private air-conditioned vehicle with driver: Cairo / Alexandria / Cairo
    – All private sightseeing tour as mentioned in program with: transport in private air-conditioned vehicle with  driver, Private English-speaking Guide & main Entrance fees tickets of sites.
    – For your safety, the trip you make with us is declared and authorized by the Egyptian Authorities
    – All taxes & service charge.

 

Itinerary EXCLUDING the following:
    – International flights.
    – Entry Visa.
    – Travel insurance.
    – Optional and extra activities.
    – Any meals not mentioned in program, drinks, phone calls, laundry and any     personal spend.
    – Tips are not compulsory and are left at your own appreciation.

 

List of Optional:

Want more excursions? Take advantage of our range of options to turn your vacation into an unforgettable trip!

    – Panoramic view of the capital of Cairo Tower
    – Sound and light show at the Pyramids of Giza
    – camel or horse ride on the Giza plateau
    – Dinner Cruise with Oriental Show (Belly Dancer, Whirling Dervish, Egyptian Live Music)
    – Felucca trip on the Nile at Aswan or Luxor
    – Felucca ride on the Nile in Cairo
    – Traditional carriage ride in Cairo

 

Children Policy:
    – 0 – 04.99: Free of Charge
    – 5 – 11.99: 50% of tour price
    – 12+ pay full tour price as per adult rate


NB: The itinerary may change in sequence according to local requirements but all visits will be done. Marvelous Egypt Travel is not liable for these changes.