Cairo – Arrival
Arrive at Cairo Airport, Our team welcomes you upon arrival, and assist to cross the Passport Control, carrying your baggage and cross the custom. Then you will be transferred by private A/C vehicle to your hotel. Check in at hotel. Overnight in Cairo..
Breakfast at hotel. Your tour begins with a visit to the largest Islamic University in the World; this is located in Al Azhar Mosque. The area is known as the center of knowledge and is home to the Mosque of Imam el Hussein, the Grandson of the Prophet Mohammed. The mosque is considered the holiest Islamic site in Egypt and can accommodate up to 30,000 people. Close to the Al Azhar Mosque you will find the Saida Zeinab Mosque; she was the granddaughter of the Prophet Mohammed. Back to your hotel. Overnight in Cairo.
Breakfast at hotel. Morning, our tour guide and private A/C minibus will pick you up at your hotel. Enjoy an excursion to visit the Egyptian Museum which is home to the treasures of Ancient Egypt, including those found in the tomb of King Tut. Then transfer to the Imam el Shafi Mosque. Imam el Shafi was one of the founders of the four schools of Islam and for followers of Imam el Shafi this is considered one of the most important sites. After that you will visit the Mosque of Saida Nafisa is located. Saida Nafisa was also the granddaughter of the Prophet Mohammed. There mosques are all located in Old Cairo and finally you will visit Citadel of Saladin where you will visit the Alabaster Mosque of Mohammed Ali which is built on one of the highest points in Cairo, offering views across the whole city. Back to your hotel. Overnight in Cairo.
Cairo / Tanta
After breakfast,early morning, our tour guide and private A/C minibus will pick you up at your hotel to travel approximately 90km out of Cairo to the city of Tanta where can you visit the El Sayed el Badawy Mosque. Sayed el Badawy was also a descendent of the Prophet Mohammed. You will spend the whole day in Tanta, giving you plenty of time to explore the Mosque and surrounding city. Back to your hotel in Cairo. Overnight in Cairo.
Cairo / Alex
After an early breakfast, our tour guide and private A/C minibus will pick you up at your hotel drive for approximately three hours to the Mediterranean city of Alexandria. It is here we visit El Morsi Abu el Abass Mosque. The Mosque is located in a district with many other mosques. Then Visit the Citadel, fort of Qayet Bay, built in the fifteenth century near the place of the famous lighthouse of Alexandria. And finally, the gardens of the Palace of Montazah, overlooking the sea and was built in 1892. Walk on the corniche to see the beach. Back to Cairo, transfer to Train Station for catch the Sleeping train in direction of Luxor. Dinner and Overnight in train.
Breakfast at train. Morning, arrival at Luxor Railway, welcome by our team then you will visit the ancient Temple of Luxor and the Mosque of Abu Haggag which is located on top of the temple. Our guide will provide an extensive tour of the temple and explain how the mosque ended up being built on top of it. Check in at hotel. Afternoon free (Optional: In the evening Sound and Light show at karnak). Overnight at Hotel.
Breakfast at hotel (optional tour to visit the West Bank to visit to the famous Valley of the Kings, Temple of Queen Hatchepsut and the Colossi of Memnon). Free morning to relax in Luxor. Afternoon transfer to the El Sheikh el Taib Mosque to attend a lecture, given by a Holy person. You will also visit the nearby holy tombs of the followers of Islam. At night, transfer to Train Station for catch the Sleeping train in direction of Cairo. Dinner and Overnight in train.
Breakfast at train. Morning, arrival at Giza Train Station, welcome by our team then transfer to your hotel in Cairo. Check in at hotel. Free day. (Optional: tour to the Pyramids and Sphinx). Overnight in Cairo.
Breakfast at hotel and transfer to Cairo International Airport to take your departure flight.
|October 2018 – April 2019|
– This offer valid for minimum 2 traveler, not valid for Solo traveler. Single room occupancy is applied for those coming with other and prefer single occupancy. So there will be a different rate for solo traveler.
– This itinerary is a PRIVATE TRIP, not joining Group. That mean you will have the Tour Guide and vehicle only for you.
– Price is quoted in US Dollars per person per trip and valid from October 2018 till April 2019.