Cairo Luxor 3 Days trip from Sharm el Sheikh by Train

Tour Itinerary

Time Activity
01:00 am
01:15 am
02:00 am
10:00 am
12:30 pm
13:00 pm
14:30 pm
17:30 pm
21:00 pm
Pick up from your Sharm el Sheikh hotel
Transfer to public bus station
Bus ride to Cairo up to 7 hours
National Egyptian Museum
Nile boat ride
Lunch in a local restaurant
The Pyramids visit
Shopping time
Sleeper train to Luxor
06:00 am
06:30 am
08:00 am
10:30 am
11:00 am
13:00 pm
15:00 pm
17:00 pm
Meet with the guide at railway station
Optional breakfast in the city
Karnak temples exploration
Cross the Nile by felucca
Valley of the Queens visit
Lunch in a local restaurant
Memnon Colossi
Check in 5* hotel and overnight
06:00 am
07:00 am
09:00 am
11:00 am
14:00 pm
15:30 pm
18:00 pm
21:00 pm
Breakfast in the hotel
Queen Hatshepsut temple visit
Medinat Habu tmple
Valley of the Kings
Lunch in a local restaurant
Luxor temple and Sphinx avenue visit
Free time
Sleeper train back to Cairo
06:00 am
06:30 am
08:00 am
10:00 am
Meet with our guide at the railway station
Optional breakfast in the city
Transfer to local bus station
Transfer back to Sharm el Sheikh
  • Tour includes
  • All transfers by a/c van in Sharm el Sheikh, Cairo, Luxor
  • Transfers from the hotel to Sharm bus station and back
  • Return local bus tickets Sharm/Cairo/Sharm
  • Return sleeper train tickets Cairo/Luxor/Cairo
  • Accommodation in Luxor in 5* hotel on BB
  • Lunch in a local restaurant during tours
  • All entrance fees as per the program
  • Professional English speaking Egyptology tour guide
    • Tour excludes
  • Drinks in the restaurant during lunch
  • Breakfast in the sleeper train
  • Entrance inside the pyramids
  • Entrance inside paid tombs in Luxor
  • Nile felucca ride
  • 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
  • Water
  • Details


    Day 1 Visit to Cairo

    - Pick up from your Sharm el Sheikh hotel in the early morning by a private a/c vehicle and transfer to public bus station. Catch your bus to Cairo. The distance is 500 km, so it may take up to 6 hours to reach the city.

    - Meet your guide upon arrival and visit to the National Egyptian Museum to discover its treasures, ancient artifacts and king Tut collection.

    - Optional Nile boat ride and then lunch in the city. Note, drinks are not included, extra charge will be applied.

    - Afternoon let’s spend at the Pyramids, discovering its beauty, ancient tombs and Sphinx with its valley temple.

    - Evening shopping time and free time before night train to Luxor.

    - At 21:00 let’s catch our sleeper train to Luxor.

    Day 2 Visit to Luxor

    Our English speaking guide will meet you at Luor train station upon arrival and let’s move to the city to start our exploration.

    - First of all we’ll visit the Great Temple of Karnak and its numerous shrines and temples. Then let’s cross the Nile by felucca to the West bank and visit Valley of the Queens. We’ll enter several tombs which are open to public on the day of our visit. Some extra tombs like Tomb of Nefertari can be visited with extra charge.

    - Lunch in a local restaurant and let’s move to Memnon Colossi. In the evening check in our hotel and overnight there. Optionally you can do Sound & Light show at Karnak temple or shopping at Oriental bazaars.

    Day 3 Exploring Luxor

    - In the morning, after breakfast let’s move to the West Bank where we will visit Queen Hatshepsut temple and Medinat Habu. Next stop at the Valley of the kings, where we will visit 3 tombs opened to public. Optionally you can visit original or fake tomb of king Tut or Ramses V.

    - After lunch in a local restaurant we have a great opportunity to visit Luxor temple and Sphinx avenue.

    - Night train back to Cairo.

    Day 4 Back to Sharm el Sheikh

    Upon arrival in Cairo our representative will meet you at train station and transfer to bus station to catch your public bus back to Sharm el Sheikh. Upon arrival in Sharm el Sheikh our representative will meet you at bus station and transfer back to your hotel.


    Date: 2019-01-08
    Updated: 2019-01-13
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