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Fly to Cairo and transfer to the Marriott Mena House or the Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza for 3 nights. (N)Day 2: Giza
Morning tour of Giza to see the Great Pyramid, the Sphinx and the Solar Boat Museum, which contains a full-size ancient Egyptian ship that was discovered buried at the foot of the Great Pyramid. Afternoon at leisure or optional excursion to the stepped pyramid at Saqqara. (B)Day 3: Cairo
Morning visit to the Egyptian Museum including entry to the Royal Mummy Room. Afternoon tour of the Khan el-Khalili bazaar and citadel. (B)Day 4: Fly to Luxor
Early morning flight to Luxor. Transfer to the luxury Oberoi Zahra for a 7-night cruise to Aswan. Afternoon visit to Karnak temple complex and Luxor Museum. (B, L, D)Day 5: Luxor • Dendera
Morning visit to the Valley of the Kings, the Mortuary Temple of Ramses III and the Colossi of Memnon. Afternoon visit to Dendara temple complex. (B, L, D)Day 6: West Bank, Luxor
Morning visit to the Tombs of the Nobles, Deir el-Medina and the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut. Afternoon visit to Luxor Temple. (B, L, D)Day 7: Edfu
Sail to Edfu. Late afternoon visit to the Temple of Horus at Edfu. (B, L, D)Day 8: Aswan
Sail to Aswan. Afternoon visit to the Aswan High Dam and the Temple of Philae. (B, L, D)Day 9: Kom Ombo • Aswan
Sail to Kom Ombo and visit the Kom Ombo temple complex. Return to Aswan for an afternoon felucca trip. Evening sound and light show at the Temple of Philae. (B, L, D)Day 10: Aswan
Day at leisure. Optional visit to Abu Simbel (payable in advance – please request at the time of booking). (B, L, D)Day 11: Fly to Cairo
Disembark in the morning. Transfer to Aswan airport for flight to Cairo. Overnight at the Intercontinental Citystars hotel in a Club room (or similar). (B)Day 12: Fly home
Transfer to the airport and fly home. (B)Meal basis
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.Important information Luxury tour:
Featuring some of the most luxurious accommodation throughout the tour. Prices are based on the standard category, unless indicated otherwise.Single supplement
Available on request.Non-exclusive cruise:
When on board the Nile cruise, transfers and excursions relevant to that cruise are operated as a group with other passengers who may or may not be Cox & Kings clients.2020 Depatures
11 Jan, 8 Feb, 7 Mar, 4 Apr, 2 May, 25 Jul, 22 Aug, 19 Sep, 17 Oct, 14 Nov, 12 DecOther cruise options & tailor-made travel:
The Oberoi Zahra also operates a reverse cruise itinerary from Aswan and it is possible to take 3- or 4-night cruises on this vessel; detailed itineraries available on request. For a price quote based on alternative accommodation standards, to discuss flight options or to tailor this itinerary, please call to speak with a Cox & Kings consultant or enquire online.
The Oberoi Zahra brings a new level of luxury and comfort to Nile cruising. The ship's 5- and 7-night itineraries between Aswan and Luxor (and vice versa) have been designed to allow passengers to experience the sights of the Nile at a more leisurely pace. The included excursions are in small Mercedes minivans and private docking arrangements ensure a relaxed experience when going ashore as well as good access for guests with limited mobility. The ship has 27 luxury cabins and suites, each with modern decor, plush armchairs, a coffee table and a picture window to view the passing scenery. Cabins are equipped with high speed internet access for up to four devices, a fully stocked minibar, rain shower and a bespoke pillow menu. The restaurant provides a sophisticated all-day dining space with an a la carte menu that changes daily and large panoramic windows. Fresh food is prepared on board by ...
Located in the shadow of the Great Pyramid of Giza, this beautiful character property is one of the most famous hotels in Egypt and a favourite for visitors drawn by the rich heritage of Egypt's mosques, churches and temples. Originally built in 1869, the hotel is just 700 metres from the towering pyramid of Cheops and is surrounded by 16 hectares of landscaped gardens. It is approximately 1 hour from the international and domestic airports and 30 minutes from the city centre. The Marriott Mena House has rooms and suites in the Palace and Garden wings, and Cabana style rooms by the swimming pool. Whether you choose to stay in the modern Garden Wing or in the original Palace Wing, we would recommend upgrading to a Pyramid View room. All rooms and suites are lavishly appointed with traditionally inspired furnishings. There is a selection of dining options to choose from including Khan ...
The InterContinental Citystars Cairo is a comfortable property with spacious guestrooms offering luxury furnishings. It is adjacent to Cairo's largest retail and leisure complex with an access corridor to 550 shops, an exhibition centre, 16 cinemas and a family entertainment centre. There are a variety of dining options at the hotel including Japanese, Lebanese, Italian and authentic Egyptian cuisine. The hotel is approximately a 10 minute drive from Cairo International Airport. Features: 824 rooms & suites, 6 restaurants, 3 bars/lounges, fitness centre, indoor & outdoor swimming pools, spa, casino. Room amenities: Air conditioning, satellite television, tea & coffee facilities, minibar, safe, hairdryer, Wi-Fi.
Occupying 30 storeys of the prestigious Nile Plaza, the Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza enjoys a great location on the banks of the Nile. The fifth floor of the hotel is dedicated to well-being, fitness and leisure, where guests can indulge in a little pampering at the spa, the largest in Cairo, or relax on the hotel's pool deck. The guestrooms and suites are generously-sized and reflect the vibrancy of contemporary Cairo, with bright interiors, natural wood finishes and chic comfortable furnishings. All guestrooms offer panoramic views, whether across the Nile to the island of Zamalek and beyond, or towards the 12th-century Citadel. The spacious marble bathrooms incorporate Four Seasons signature features: a deep soaking tub, separate glass-enclosed shower, large vanity unit and, in a separate alcove, WC with telephone. Features: 365 rooms & suites, 5 restaurants, 3 bars/ lounges, indoor swimming pool & 2 outdoor swimming pools. Room amenities: ...
Low season from £4295 per person
High season from £6075 per person
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Prices above are per person in pounds sterling (£), based on two people sharing a twin-room. The prices which were valid at the time of publication, may be subject to change, particularly as a result of variable flight costs. You will be informed of any such changes prior to booking.
*Itinerary: Note that for the 06 Feb 2014* departure date only the itinerary is different to the regular 2014 tour, with a visit to the countryside in Mai Chai and an extra night in Hanoi, and one less night in Hoi An.
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