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Add:150 Colborne, Unit A3 

  Brantford, ON N3T  2G6  Canada


9-day Egypt Marvellous(Optional 12 Days)

6 Cities in Egypt: Cairo, Aswan, Kom Ombo, Edfu, Luxor, Alexandria

Day 1 Home City - Cairo
Depart from home city to Cairo - Capital of Egypt.

Day 2 Cairo
Upon arrival at airport, you will be met and transferred by our local representative to hotel.

Day 3 Cairo - Giza Pyramid - Sphinx - Camel Ride - Egyptian Museum - Khan El Khalili Bazaar Aswan
Today we enjoy a full day of sightseeing including one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, the Great Pyramid of Giza and the Sphinx which casts its enigmatic gaze across the sands of the desert. A camel ride and the admission to the Pyramid will be provided. Later, we will visit the Egyptian Museum, home of King Tutankhanum's priceless treasures and magnificent collection of antiquities including mummies and sarcophagi. Finally, a stroll at El Khalili Bazaar for local specialties is a must.
 (B / L / D)

Day 4 Cairo - Free at Leisure - Sakkara Pyramid - Aswan
Morning is free at leisure to explore this city on your own, or join an optional excursion to see the Memphis. We will visit Sakkara which is dominated by the step pyramid of king Zoser, and is one of the oldest stone structures in the world for more than 4700 years. Afterwards, transfer to airport for flight to Aswan. Lunch & dinner at local restaurant. (B / L / D)

Day 5 Aswan - High Dam - Unfinished Obelisk - Temple of Abu Simbel(Optional) - Nile Cruise
Explore the High Dam - a testimony to modern engineering, holding back the massive water of Lake Nasser and visit the Unfinished Obelisk. An once in a lifetime optional excursion to Abu Simbel is highly recommended before boarding the cruise ship to set sail for Luxor. The mighty Sun Temple of Abu Simbel was flanked by four giant stone statues of Rames I, reclaimed from the dam and reconstructed in its present and unforgettable site. (B/L/D)

Day 6 Kom Ombo - Edfu - Luxor
Along the sailing, we will stop at Komo Ombo for the Temple of Sobek and Horus built for the falcon and crocodile gods and at Edfu for the Temple of Edfu - Egypt's best preserved cult temple dedicated to the falcon god Horus. (B/L/D)

Day 7 Luxor - Valley of the Kings - Temple of Hatshepsut - Colossi of Memnon - Temple of Karnak & Luxor - Belly Dance
Today’s highlight will be the visit to the Valley of the Kings. Secluded in the hills, the new Kingdom of Pharaohs was buried in dramatically shafted tombs. Next we will visit the Temple of Colossi of Memnon and the breathtaking Queen Hatshepsut’s impressive temple. At afternoon start touring the gigantic temple complex at Karnak and the grand temple of Luxor. Belly dance show is reserved for you tonight on board the cruise. (B/L/D)

Day 8 Luxor - Cairo - Citadel Fort - Old Cairo
We will disembark the cruise and take the flight back to Cairo. Upon arrival, we coach you to the destination of Citadel Fort. It is a medieval fortress built by Saladin, the hero who led Muslim resistance to the European Crusaders. We then go to the Old Coptic, an area of great historical and cultural importance. The most attractive sight is the Hanging Church, known in Arabic as al-Muallaqah (The Suspended), this church is dedicated to the Virgin Mary and most possibly the first built in Basilican style. (B/L/D)

For 9-day tour members. After breakfast at hotel, we will arrange one departure transfer for you at designated time and wish you a pleasant home ward flight. (B)

Day 9 Cairo - Bahariyya - Black & White Desert - Crystal Mountain - Sunset in Oasis
We coach you to Bahariyya Oasis in the morning. At afternoon tour around the desert including the English House built by English occupation force during Second World War. White Desert formed by rock formation worn by erosions into strange shapes, Black Desert formed also by erosions to spread a layer of black powder and rubble over the ground and finally Crystal Mountain. You will enjoy a fabulous sunset before dinner.  (B/L/D)

Day 10 Bahariyya - Temple of Alexander the Great - Baharia Museum - Tomb of Bawati - Tomb of Golden Mummies - Alexandria
Our first stop at Bahariyya Oasis is the temple of Alexander the Great, which consists of 45 rooms, as the Greco Romans wished to be buried within the temple to guarantee their loyalty. Next stops will be the Baharia Museum and Tomb of Bawati. Afterwards, we drive you to Alexandria  (B/L/D)
Day 11 Alexandria - Catacombs of Kom - Roman Amphitheatre & Baths - Fort Qaitbey - Cairo
Morning visits to the Catacombs, the largest known Roman burial site in Egypt, the excellently preserved Roman Amphitheatre & Baths and Fort Qaitbey, built on a narrow peninsula in AD 140 where the lighthouse had been used for some 17 century but destroyed by an earthquake. Later, return to Cairo.  (B/L/D)

Day 12 Cairo - Home City
After breakfast, transfer to Cairo Airport and have a pleasant flight back home. Hotels available for extend stay upon request.  (B)