In-depth of Exotic Egypt

12-Day Off-the-Beaten-Track Egypt and Nile Dahabiya Tour

From the golden Giza Pyramids, new and old areas in the capital city, to the Nile cruise on a unique boat, and shore excursions to famous temples of ancient gods.

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Egypt mummies of pharaohs
Meet and unveil the secrets of the ancient mummies of pharaohs
The Mosque of Muhammad Ali
Discover the exotic charms and spiritual energy of both new and old Cairo
Egypt Nile dahabiya
Take a dahabiya boat trip like the ancient royal family
Egypt Nubian people
Have fascinating interactions with local ethnic people
Egypt Nile felucca
Explore the exotic Nile on a felucca
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Itinerary Details

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Day 1Cairo Arrival

Meet your local guide at the airport. A hassle-free transfer to the hotel in a comfortable car awaits you. The rest of the day will be a relaxing break for you to adjust from jet lag.

Hotel options:
Cairo Hotel
Egypt Grand Hotel

Day 2In-depth Pyramids Day Trip
Day 3Cairo Highlights: Egyptian Museum and Khan el-Khalili
Day 4Cairo Coptic Area: Top Religious Attractions
Day 5Night Visit to the Luxor Temple
Day 6Karnak Temple, Valley of the Kings, and Dahabiya Check In
Day 7A Horse Carriage to Edfu Temple and Local Market Experience
Day 8Relaxed Sailing Day
Day 9The Temple of Gebel El-Silsila and Campfire
Day 10Kom Ombo Highlights, Camel Market, and Interaction with the Nubian
Day 11Aswan Highlights and Felucca to Exotic Gardens
Day 12The Great Temple of Abu Simbel and Departure

Price Includes

One-to-one consultancy
Knowledgeable local guides
Private drivers/driver guides and vehicles as listed
Hand-picked hotels
Breakfasts and meals as listed
Entry to all attractions on the itinerary
Transportation as listed
A 24/7 helpline while traveling

Trip Notes

Every element of the tour above can be tailored. Feel free to tell us your ideas and we will be happy to make adjustments for you.


In Nile Cruise, all the meals will be incleded. Usually, buffet breakfasts are available in hotels, package and set meals for dinner are offered in less touristy areas.


We've carefully selected the best hotel available, based on criteria like location and environment. Please note that service and accommodation in Egypt may differ from western standards.

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