Elegance of the Nile
See the best of Egypt on this 11-day guided tour. Enjoy an afternoon in Cairo before joining an Egyptologist for an exclusive visit to the Pyramids of Giza, where you’ll walk inside one of its caverns and see the Sphinx. At the Egyptian Museum, gaze upon priceless treasures taken from the tomb of the country’s most famous pharaoh, Tutankhamun. See the Temple of Luxor during a VIP, after-hours visit, exploring the UNESCO World Heritage Site free from other tour groups. See the Valley of the Kings, where Tutankhamun is buried. Choose to sail the Nile on a felucca, a traditional wooden boat, or visit Aswan Market for a shopping spree. Sip on tea at the Cataract Hotel, where Winston Churchill once dined. And visit the Esna Temple, a striking waterfront structure.
Your Luxury Holiday Package Includes:
- $2500 flight credit per person
- 10 night Elegance of the Nile guided tour with Luxury Gold, Cairo return
- Exceptional dining – breakfast, lunch & dinner daily
- 3 nights 5-star hotel accommodation
- Domestic return flight from Cairo to Luxor
- Nile River cruise onboard the deluxe all-suite River Tosca
- Giza Pyramid visit with an Egyptologist
- Nile cruise inner with Galabeya Party
- Old Cataract Hotel Afternoon Tea
- Door-to-door transfers
- Travel concierge
- Full-service porterage
- Local expert guides
- In-room porterage
- Taxes & tipping
- Airport transfers
- Complimentary WiFi (where available)
Pricing is per person twin share and based on travel 02-12 November 2024
Solo traveller pricing available. Please speak to one of our travel consultants for more details
Day 1 / Cairo at Leisure
Your private chauffeur awaits to take you to Cairo’s five-star Mena House Hotel. Conclude your day toasting to your Egypt luxury tour.
Day 2 / Giza Sightseeing
Journey into the ancient world with your Egyptologist. Step up close to the Pyramid of King Zoser, the colossal statue of Ramses II and the great Alabaster Sphinx. This evening, enjoy a mesmerising Sound and Light Show at the Pyramids.
Day 3 / Join your Cruise in Luxor
Delve into Egypt’s history in Karnak. Stroll the avenue of ram-headed sphinxes to the columns of the Hypostyle Hall. Board the River Tosca for your luxury Nile cruise.
Day 4 / The Temple of Hathor and Luxor Cruise
Visit the Temple of Hathor. Join a yoga class or meet the River Tosca's Captain. Visit the Temple of Luxor for an after-hours VIP tour.
Day 5 / The West Bank and Valley of the Kings
Venture to the Colossi of Memnon and Temple of Hatshepsut and the Valley of the Kings. Watch a local family bake traditional sun bread which you’ll savour over Egyptian tea. Tonight, join a galabeya party.
Day 6 / A Felucca Around Kitchener’s Island
Visit the double-temple of Kom Ombo. Enjoy a private sail around Kitchener's Island or shop Aswan Market. Sit down for afternoon tea at the famous Old Cataract Hotel before tonight’s belly dancing performance.
Day 7 / Aswan and High Dam
Marvel at the Aswan High Dam, ancient Granite Quarries and the Philae temple complex. Tonight, dine on Egyptian classics accompanied by a Nubian folklore show and music.
Day 8 / Relax upon the Nile Relaxed Start
Relish a relaxing morning or view Abu Simbel’s fabulous temples. Learn about the powerful women in Egypt’s history from an Egyptologist or how to make the perfect Egyptian cocktail.
Day 9 / From Esna to Luxor Relaxed Start
A local historian unveils Egypt’s treasures at Esna Temple before you set sail to Luxor. Enjoy your last evening aboard the River Tosca.
Day 10 / Luxor to Cairo
Visit the Alabaster Mosque and the Citadel of Salah El-Din. Tempt your senses at Khan El Khalili bazaar and view treasures recovered from the Tomb of Tutankhamun at the Old Egyptian Museum.
Day 11 / Depart Cairo
Your luxury tour from Cairo ends in style with a private transfer to Cairo Airport.
Terms & Conditions
Prices listed are per person in Australian Dollars, based on twin occupancy, including all discounts unless otherwise stated. The offer is subject to availability at time of booking. Fares are capacity controlled and are subject to change at any time without notice. Prices/Offers are correct as at 15 January 2024 and can be withdrawn without notice. Hotels may charge resort fees not included in this package, payable direct upon check in. Visas are not included. Air credit is applicable on airline of choice, subject to availability and subject to the carriers’ flight schedules and conditions. Payments made by credit card will incur a surcharge.