Two 2 day trip to Cairo from Luxor

Citadel, Mosque of Mohammed Ali

From 261

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Pick up 22:00 PM
Duration 2 Days

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Highlights

  1. Egyptian pyramids
  2. Sphinx
  3. Egyptian Museum
  4. Old Cairo
  5. Coptic museum
  6. Babylon
  7. Cairo Citadel

Itinerary

  • 22:00 pm - Pick up in the evening from you Luxor hotel.
  • 22:15 pm - Transfer to the railway station.
  • 23:00 pm - Catch your night sleeper train to Cairo
  • 06:00 am - Arrival Cairo and meet with your guide
  • 06:30 am - Optional breakfast in the city
  • 09:00 am - Visit to the National Egyptian Museum.
  • 12:00 pm - Optional Nile boat ride.
  • 13:00 pm - Lunch in a local restaurant.
  • 14:00 pm - Giza plateau exploration. Famous pyramids, tombs and the Sphinx.
  • 15:00 pm - Optionally enter any of the 3 pyramids which will be open to public.
  • 16:00 pm - Papyrus fabric, perfume palace or cotton shop.
  • 17:00 pm - Transfer to the hotel.
  • 20:00 pm - Free evening or optional Sound and Light show at the Pyramids.

  • 08:00 am - Transfer to the Citadel
  • 09:00 am - Visit to Salah el Din Citadel with Alabaster mosque
  • 12:00 am - Lunch in the city in a local restaurant
  • 13:30 pm - Visit to the Old Cairo quarters
  • 14:40 pm - Old churches visit
  • 16:00 pm - Walking tour in Old Cairo quarters
  • 17:00 pm - Free time
  • 18:30 pm - Transfer to the railway station
  • 21:00 pm - Night train back to Luxor
  • 06:30 am - Our representative will meet you and drive back to you hotel.
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Includes

  • Luxor to Cairo and back sleeper train tickets, double cabin
  • Pick up and drop off in Luxor
  • Hotel accommodation in 4* The Oasis hotel in Cairo on BB
  • Entrance fee to the National Egyptian museum and the pyramids
  • Entrance fee to Sphinx and the valley temple
  • Citadel and Old Cairo entrance fees
  • Professional English speaking Egyptologist tour guide for 2 days
  • Lunch for 2 days in a local restaurant
  • Breakfast in the train
  • Drinks in the restaurant during lunch
  • Nile boat ride in Cairo
  • Entrance inside the pyramids
  • Entrance inside paid tombs
  • Entrance inside paid museums of Citadel
  • Any extras not mentioned in the program

What to take with you

  • Passport with full visa of Egypt
  • Breakfast box from your hotel reception
  • Extra cash

Full Description

Two 2 day trip to Cairo from Luxor by a sleeper train is a great chance to discover not only National Egyptian Museum, Pyramids and Sphinx with its Valley temple, but also have a walking tour in Old Cairo and the Citadel, see Roman fortress of Babylon and old Cairo churches.

Our overnight tour to Cairo from Luxor by a sleeper train will let us explore Giza Plateau and its famous Pyramids, discover workers tomb (optionally) and wander in the Valley Temple of the Great Sphinx. Our first day we will spend exploring ancient Egyptian sights built by pharaohs. We will enjoy our lunch in a local restaurant and get (optionally) Nile felucca ride along the Nile. In the evening optionally you can return to the Pyramids to watch Sound and Light show or go for Nile cruise with dinner and Oriental show with Tanura dance and belly denser performance. Night we will spend in a cozy 4* hotel on BB basis.

Next day after breakfast in the hotel our guide will pick up you to start your new day. Now time to visit Medieval Cairo and its famous places. Let's move to the Citadel of Saladdin and explore its territory. Alabaster mosque of Mohammed Ali and his Harem palace, which hosts now National Military museum are a few places to mention.

Afternoon let's have yummy lunch in a local restaurant and continue our Cairo tour. Now time to visit Old quarters of Cairo and its famous churches, synagogue and fort Babylon. At the end of the tour our guide will accompany you to Cairo railway station to catch your sleeper train back to Luxor. Upon arrival our representative will meet you in Luxor railway station and transfer to your Luxor hotel.

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