A marvelous budget tour full of history, tradition and the best of the Nile on Felucca! Discover the beauty of the Nile in 9 days over a Felucca on the Nile to enjoy the stunning sights along the Nile and experience the Nubian life. Star Shine Tours presents this cheap travel packages for students, young people and backpackers to enjoy the pyramids of Giza and Saqqara together with the Pharaoh temples in Aswan and Luxor. Visit Kom Ombo Temple, Edfu Temple, Luxor Temple, Karnak Temple, Unfinished Obelisk, and Philae Temple of Isis. Our comprehensive cheap package includes day tours to the Valley of the Kings, Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, and Colossi of Memnon. In Cairo, you can enjoy the Egyptian Museum and Old Cairo sights like Citadel of Salah Ed-Din. Book our budget tour package to Egypt now!
Once you arrive in the international Cairo airport you will be received by our representatives who will be more than happy to help with everything starting from the visa to the luggage and they will take you to one of the best hotels in Egypt by one of our modern and air-conditioned cars.
Our representatives also will help you to check in a 5 stars hotel then it will be your time rest and get ready to start the best tour in your life.
Day 2: Cairo, Alexandria, Roman Theater, Pompey's Pillar, Alexandria's Lighthouse, and the Library of Alexandria
After having breakfast we will start our visit by a tour to Alexandria, which was home to a lighthouse ranking among the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World as well as a storied library. Our bus will take you to Alexandria for an excursion, and we will visit the Roman Theater, Pompey’s Pillar, Alexandria’s Lighthouse, and finally the Library of Alexandria. The city also has Greco-Roman landmarks, old-world cafes and sandy beaches and Its 15th-century seafront Qaitbay Citadel is now a museum and we can add it to your program with additional fees.
What is better than the great Pyramids of Giza and the magnificent sphinx to start your tour and take memorable photos to remind you of the visit? After having the delicious Egyptian breakfast you will be ready to start the real visit!
our first destination will be one of the greatest cities in Egypt since the beginning of time: Memphis, the city of pharaohs that was Founded in 3200 BC by King Narmer, it was the capital of Egypt in the era of the Old Kingdom and it is known now as Giza.
Then we will have lunch in one of the best restaurants in Egypt in order to refill your power to our next destination, the Egyptian museum one of the biggest and most famous museum in Cairo. it is the place where you will be exposed to an extensive collection of Pharaonic antiquities that are the oldest, and most famous pieces in the world.
Now it is the time to discover old Egypt and have a look on Aswan, the city that has been southern Egypt’s strategic and commercial gateway since antiquity. After having your breakfast at the hotel we will head to the airport to travel to Aswan.
Upon arrival, our representatives will help you to check on the Nile cruise. Then our Guide will accompany you to visit was the last temple built in the classical Egyptian style Philae Temple that was Built to honor the goddess Isis. also we will visit The High Dam of Aswan which is one of the most important achievements of Egypt during the last century. For many years it was a symbol of the New Era of the Revolution of 1952 and provided Egypt with water and electricity and safeguarded the country from flooding. Then we will go back for the cruise to relax, or our guide can offer an additional program in the tour to visit a Nubian village to Discover the colorful culture of Nubia which features one of Africa’s oldest civilizations.
After having the breakfast you will have the time to relax and enjoy the majestic view of the Nile while the cruise sails to Kom Ombo which is an agricultural town in Egypt and was originally an Egyptian city called Nubt, meaning City of Gold.upon arrival our guide will take you to visit Kom Ombo temple. You can also add an optional visit to Abu Simple temple that was built by King Ramses II. before we head back to the cruise.
today we will arrive at Edfu which is one of the most beautiful and preserved Temples in Egypt. It is located on the west bank of the Nile River between Esna and Aswan, with a population of approximately sixty thousand people. Edfu is the site of the Ptolemaic Temple of Horus and an ancient settlement. About 5 km south of Edfu are remains of ancient pyramids. After visiting Edfu temple, we will get back to the Cruise to continue to Luxor.
Day 7: Luxor, the Valley of kings, Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, Colossi of Memnon, the Karnak Temple and the Temple of Luxor.
Luxor is a city on the east bank of the Nile River in southern Egypt. It’s on the site of ancient Thebes, the pharaohs’ capital at the height of their power, during the 16th–11th centuries B.C. Today’s city surrounds 2 huge, surviving ancient monuments: graceful Luxor Temple and Karnak Temple, a mile north. The royal tombs of the Valley of the Kings and the Valley of the Queens are on the river’s west bank. so after breakfast we will start The day with a visit to the Valley of kings, then we will head to the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut and the Colossi of Memnon. And the last place to visit is the Karnak Temple and the Temple of Luxor.
Later on this day we will check out from the Nile Cruise and take one of our air-conditioned buses to Hurghada to stay the night at a 5 stars hotel.
Hurghada, the city of relaxation, which is one of the country’s main tourist centers located on the Red Sea coast and this day is your own day you can relax in the hotel and enjoy the warm sand and the sunshine at the beach. we can offer additional programs like the Desert Safari, where you will be able to explore the beautiful Egyptian wild we’ll also have the opportunity to ride on camel back and learn about these gentle and iconic creatures, perfectly adapted to their natural environment, and one of the emblems of this part of the world.
we also can offer an optional visit to a Bedouin village where we’ll learn about the ancestral culture of the Bedouins, inhabitants of these lands since time immemorial. We’ll really immerse ourselves in this ancient way of life with an authentic Bedouin dinner.
This will be the last day on Hurghada so try to make the maximum use of it. Enjoy the beautiful view of the red sea and the warm sand of Hurghada before we check out and hit back to Cairo. After having your lunch, we will have to say goodbye to Egypt and everyone will head out to the airport. for final departure
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Tour Duration 9 days/8 nights Transport Vehicle, first class train, Nile felucca Availability any day around the year Tour Style Adventure tours Group Size minimum 2 persons, maximum 15 persons Tour Name cruise Adventure Tour on the River Nile and Cheap Travel Package to Egypt Start Cairo, Egypt Finish Point Cairo, Egypt Price Start from 650$