Day 1 : Arrival Luxor, Visit to Karnak and Luxor temples
Welcome Luxor, Egypt (Around the clock) Misr Travel tour manager will meet & assist you at Luxor airport, Rail station or hotel and then escort to your Nile cruise .
After leisurely lunch, enjoy a visit to the colossal Temple of Karnak. Egypt’s finest ancient temple, Walk along the Avenue of Sphinx to see each legacy left by the various Pharaohs and dating back over 3000 years. Then explore the great Hyposyle hall of 134 colums towering above you like an ancient forest. Continue to Luxor Temple which unearthed by Mariette in the 1860 and was once joined to the Temples of Karnak by a two-kilometer long Avenue of Sphinx. Find out how Alexander the Great wrote himself into Luxor Temple’s history, and see one of the original pair of obelisk, the second of which now stands on the Place de la Concorde in Paris.
Meals : Lunch, Dinner
Day 2 : Luxor West bank tour – Sailing to Edfu
After Breakfast, visit the West Bank; where 64 ancient Egyptian rulers lie buried in the Valley of the Kings (Excluding the burial chamber of Tutankhamen at an extra ticket). Archaeologist Howard Carter discovered his intact and treasure -filled tomb in 1922. Proceed to the spectacular Funerary Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, Egypt’s only female ruler. Stop for photo at the colossi of Memnon, impressive statues of Amenhotep III.
You will cruise to Edfu via Esna. Enjoy your afternoon tea out on the sun deck. Overnight in Edfu
Meals :- Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 3 : Edfu and Kom Ombo Temples
Today your Egyptologist will guide you to explore the extraordinary Temple of Horus at Edfu, the falcon-headed god and the most completely preserved Pharaonic temple (albeit Greek-built). Witness the reliefs that depicting the coronation of Horous, the Pharaoh. According to the Egyptian myths, it was the place where the falcon-headed god Horus revenged the murder of his father Osiris by killing Seth.
Enjoy lunch while sailing to Kom ombo, visit the only temple dedicated to two gods: the crocodile -headed Sobek, god of fertility and creator of the world and and falcon-headed Horus the Elder. you can still view the remains of an ancient mummified crocodile, Tonight, enjoy a special Egyptian Galabeya Party, Overnight in Kom Ombo.
Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 4 : Aswan day tour – Felucca Nile sailing
After leisurely breakfast, at 09.00 a.m start you tour with a visit to Aswan High Dam, an engineering miracle when it was built in the 1960s, and incorporating 16 times the amount of material that went into the Great Pyramid at Giza. Proceed to the impressive granite quarries and site of the Unfinished Obelisk. Ride a motorized boat to Philae Temple on the island of Agilika, UNESCO heritage, the whole site dismantled and relocated to avoid the flooding, This sacred complex was dedicated to the Goddess Isis and reflects a fusion of three great civilizations — Egyptian, Greek and Roman.
Afterwards, enjoy the peace and tranquility of the felucca Nile sailing ride around the Agha Khan Mausoleum and Botanical gardens.
Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 5 : Disembarkation & Final Departure
After Breakfast and check out, Misr Travel tour manager will arrange transfer you to Aswan Airport, Hotel or Rail station.
N.B: – Itinerary may change in sequence but not in visits.