Morning Arrival at Cairo airport, transfer to hotel & check-in
CAIRO - Egyptian Museum / Pyramids :
Depart for the Egyptian Museum - The guide will relate the stories of the different kingdoms through the ages and the Tutankhamen Exhibit. Afterwards, we visit the Great Pyramids at Cheops, the Pyramids of Khufu , Khafre, and Menkaure, the Sphinx and the Valley Temple of King Khafre. Then we take a visit to see how Papyrus was made in the days of the Pharaohs.
Lunch ( covered by clients )
CAIRO - Islamic and Coptic Cairo :
Depart for Islamic Cairo - we start at the Citadel fortress with a visit to the Mohammed Ali Mosque (the alabaster mosque), and the Green Mosque.(The Citadel was built by Salah al Din the greatest leader of the Moslems after the friends of the prophet, he was a partner with Richard the Lion heart during the Crusades). Then a visit to the Khan El Khalili Bazaar. Later we visit Coptic Cairo home of some of the oldest Christian Churches. Back to hotel & overnight.
Optional : Evening Nile Dinner Cruise in Cairo
After breakfast : Early flight to LUXOR – upon arrival meet & assist, then transfer to West Bank -Today we drive to the Colossi of Memnon, the Valley of the Kings (a visit to up to 3 tombs of your choice) and then onto Deir El-Bahari, the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut.
Optional : Light & Sound show at the Karnak Temple, back to hotel & overnight.
East Bank Tour (Karnak & Luxor Temples ) in Luxor, then transfer to airport to fly back to Cairo. Upon arrival, Transfer to Cairo International Airport for Departure.