ItineraryEgyptian Escape starts in Cairo on Thursdays.
DAY 1, THU
CAIROArrival 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 CRUISEAfter 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.Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included
DAY 3, SAT
NILE CRUISEAfter breakfast sail to Kom Ombo to visit the temple shared by two gods, Sobek and Haeroris. Sail to Edfu.Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included
DAY 4, SUN
NILE CRUISEMorning visit of the 2000 year old well preserved Temple of Horus. Sail to Luxor via Esna.Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included
DAY 5, MON
NILE CRUISE / LUXOR / CAIROAfter breakfast visit the most important area of the 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 of Memnon. Continue to the East Bank to visit Karnak & Luxor temples before returning to Cairo. Upon arrival at Cairo airport, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight at your hotel.Breakfast included
DAY 6, TUE
CAIROAfter 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 Cheops� 4500 year old Great Pyramid. Sneak a peek at the inner of Pharaoh Chephren�s pyramid, son of Cheops, and beware the mighty Sphinx, protector of the Pharaohs. Visit the Khan El Khalili Bazaar before returning to your hotel for overnight.Breakfast included
DAY 7, WED
CAIROAfter breakfast you will be transferred to the airport.Breakfast included