Egyptian Escape

 

 

7 Days from $1,285 Land Only






3 Nights Cairo & 4-Day Nile Cruise plus Aswan and Luxor



day 1, thu: cairo
Arrival in Cairo. A Homeric Tours representative welcomes you to Egypt and transfers you to your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure.
day 2, fri: cairo /aswan/ nile cruise
After breakfast transfer to the airport for the flight to Aswan. Upon arrival you will be transferred to your cruise ship. After lunch visit the High Dam, masterpiece of modern engineering built to end the disastrous Nile floods. Continue to the Temple of Philae and unfinished Obelisk. (B,L,D)
day 3, sat: nile cruise
After breakfast sail to Kom Ombo to visit the temple shared by two gods, Sobek and Haeroris. Sail to Edfu. (B,L,D)
day 4, sun: nile cruise
Morning visit of the 2000 year old well preserved Temple of Horus. Sail to Luxor via Esna. (B,L,D)
day 5, mon: nile cruise / luxor /cairo
After breakfast visit the most important area of Nile, the West Bank. The Valley of Kings containing the secretive tombs of New Kingdom Pharaohs, the Valley of Queens, the temple of Queen Hatshepsut and Colossi Memnon. Continue to the East Bank to visit Karnak and Luxor Temples before returning to Cairo. Upon arrival in Cairo Airport, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight at your hotel. (B)
day 6, tue: cairo
After breakfast begin your full day tour, visiting the Egyptian Museum, home of the world's greatest collections of antiquities from the Pharaonic period. Continue your sightseeing to the Giza Pyramids. Examine Cheop's Great Pyramid 4500 years Old and 13 acres at its base and sneak a peak at the inner of Pharoh Chephrens pyramid,son of Cheops,and beware the mighty Sphinx, protector of the Pharos. Visit the Khan El Khalili Bazaar before returning to your hotel for overnight. (B)
day 7, wed: cairo
After breakfast you will be transferred to the airport. (B)

The sequence of the Nile cruise itinerary may vary slightly depending on the cruise ship.

The above itinerary is based on the Movenpick Hamees and Royal Lily ,  sailing from Aswan on Friday
Passengers sailing on the Movenpick Royal Lotus will begin the cruise on Saturday from Luxor.  The cruise itinerary will operate in reverse. The full day Cairo tour will begin on Friday, at the beginning of the Cairo stay.    


In the event of the Esna Lock closing the sightseeing to Luxor will be operated by motor coach.


All flights within Egypt
3-night hotel accommodations in Cairo
Breakfast daily in Cairo
1 full day of sightseeing tour in Cairo, including the Egyptian Museum, Pyramids, Sphinx, Khan El Khalili Bazaar and all entrance fees
The service of an English-speaking guide during the tour
3-night Nile cruise with all meals included
Sightseeing in Aswan, Luxor, and all shore excursions, as per cruise itinerary
All transfers as per itinerary with an English speaking escort
Baggage handling
Hotel and cruise taxes and service charges
24 hour "Emergency" Hotline
USTOA $1 Million Travelers Assistance Program.

Egyptian Escape   starts in Cairo every Thursday.
Homeric Tours will offer competitive airfares from USA in conjunction with your tour request
Land Only  (Double)   Single Prices
Cairo Hilton Pyramids
Golf Resort
Semiramis Intercontinental
Cruise Movenpick Hamees Movenpick Royal Lilly
Movenpick Royal Lotus
Oct 3 - dec 13, 2013 $1,379 $1,415
dec 19 -26, 2014 $1,630 $1,680
Jan 2 - apr 24, 2014 $1,439 $1,479
May 1 - Sep 25, 2014 $1,285 $1,325
oct 2 - dec 11, 2014 $1,455 $1,495
dec 18 - jan 1, 2015 $1,729 $1,779
jan 8 - apr 30, 2015 $1,535 $1,575
     

Land Only  (Single) Land Only Prices
(DBL)
Cairo Hilton Pyramids
Golf Resort
Semiramis Intercontinental
Cruise Movenpick Hamees Movenpick Royal Lilly
Movenpick Royal Lotus
Oct 3 - dec 13, 2013 $1,885 $1,944
dec 19 -26, 2014 $2,262 $2,336
Jan 2 - apr 24, 2014 $1,946 $2,005
May 1 - Sep 25, 2014 $1,737 $1,823
oct 2 - dec 11, 2014 $1,998 $2,063
dec 18 - jan 1, 2015 $2,405 $2,484
jan 8 - apr 30, 2015 $2,083 $2,146
     

SUPPLEMENTS:
A supplement of $335.00 will apply to one passenger traveling alone , in addition to the single supplement.    
Optional guided tour to Abu Simbel  including airfare and private guide $490 per person. One person traveling alone $605.00


- A supplement of $335.00 will apply to one passenger traveling alone, in addition to the single supplement.
- Homeric Tours will provide competitive airfares from USA in conjuction with your tour request.
- Land-Only prices are per person based on double/triple occupancy.
- Package prices do not include international air travel
- Optional tour to Abu Simbel including air fare and private guide: $490.00 per person. One person traveling alone $605.00
- Business class upgrade and additional nights in Cairo are available upon request.