Cairo & Luxor Short Vacation Highlights:
Tour to the Great Pyramids of Cheops, Chefren and Mykerinus
Visit the Sphinx
Tour to the Egyptian Museum
Day trip to old Cairo
Day trip in Luxor west bank
The east bank of Luxor day tour
Day 1: Arrival Cairo
Start your Cairo & Luxor Short Vacation upon your arrival to Cairo international airport you will find our guide waiting you holding a sign of your name then he or she will accompany you to your hotel for the overnight in Cairo.
Day 2: Pyramids / Cairo Tour
Start your day by visiting The Pyramid of Khufu considered the greatest one.
It was originally 146 m (479 ft) high but now is actually 137 m (449 ft).
Was constructed by more than 2 million stone, and all with manual labor, then move to Pyramid of Khafre (Chephren) which is smaller than the Great Pyramid of Khufu (Cheops) and then visit the Pyramid of Menkaure (Mycerinus)
The Giza Pyramid of Menkaure (Mycerinus) is the smallest of the Giza Pyramids and stands just 62 m (203 ft) high (originally 66.5 m).
After that you will move to The Great Sphinx which dates from the time of Chephren human-headed lion.
Famous with the Egyptians as Abu el-Hol, the “Father of Terror.” In addition, the Greek name “Sphinx,” when translated, means “Strangler”…
Move to Valley Temple where the purification and perfection of mummification were performed on kings, move for lunch at good quality local restaurant, Then transfer to enjoy the Egyptian Museum, Treasures room for the child king Tutankhamen. Continue to Old Cairo to visit the Hanging Church and Ben Ezra Synagogue. Continue driving to Islamic Cairo, where you will be able to explore Khan El Khalili, Cairo’s old bazaar. Back to your hotel for the overnight.
Day 3: Luxor – The World’s Largest Open Air Museum
Once you eat breakfast, check out of the hotel in the morning and then head over to Cairo Airport for your flight to Luxor. From here you will be taken to your hotel. You will then head to the royal cemetery, Valley of the Kings, host to 62 Pharaohs. See the Valley of the Kings, and of course the Mortuary Temple of Queen Hatshepsut. From there, you will go to the Colossi of Memnon, and then to your hotel in Luxor.
Day 4: Luxor to Cairo
Immediately following breakfast you will be heading to the Karnak Temples and Luxor Temple. After this you will be driven to the Luxor Airport for your Cairo Flight. After departing the plane you will be taken to your hotel.
Day 05: Final departure
Eat breakfast at your hotel, then transfer to Cairo International Airport for your departure
Cairo & Luxor Short Vacation Includes:
Meet and greet service by our representatives at airports
Assistance by our guest relations during your stay
All transfers by private air-conditioned vehicle
Domestic flights (Cair-Luxor and Luxor-Cairo)
Accommodation in Cairo for 3 nights including breakfast
Accommodation in Luxor for 1 night including breakfast
All sightseeing tours are private and guided
English speaking tour guide
Entrance fees to all visited sites
Meals as mentioned in the itinerary
Bottled water during the tours
Portage when needed
Cairo & Luxor Short Vacation Excludes:
Entry visa to Egypt
Any optional tours
Prices per Person:
From 2-3 persons
- Mena House Cairo Hotel
May – Sep Oct. – April
Double $ 580 $ 600
We hope that you will enjoy your Cairo & Luxor Short Vacation.