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Egypt and the Nile (Winter, 8 Days) - Contiki

Egypt and the Nile (Winter, 8 Days)

8 days
5.0
(3)
Start and end in Cairo
Tour Operator:
Contiki
Ship capacity:
50
Age range:
18 to 35
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
1062
Hygiene Measures:
Included
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Highlights

  • Visit Kom Ombo, the Temple of the Two Gods
  • Cruise the Red Sea on a boat in Hurghada
  • Go snorkelling in the Egyptian resort town of Hurghada

Itinerary

Start and end in Cairo! With the River Cruise tour Egypt and the Nile (Winter, 8 Days), you have a 8 days tour package taking you through Cairo, Egypt and 5 other destinations in Egypt. Egypt and the Nile (Winter, 8 Days) includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Arrive Cairo
  2. Day 2: Cairo to Overnight Train
  3. Day 3: Nile Cruise (Aswan)
  4. Day 4: Nile Cruise (Aswan to Edfu)
  5. Day 5: Nile Cruise (Edfu to Luxor)
  6. Day 6: Luxor to Hurghada
  7. Day 7: Hurghada to Cairo
  8. Day 8: Depart Cairo
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • COVID-19 Health & Safety Measures
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
3 nights

Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Guide
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.7
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.3
  • Food
    Excellent
    4.3
  • 4.7
  • CS
    · January 26th, 2022
    Amazing experience. The best tour I have ever traveled on. My only strong recommendation is to include all the cost of extras into the main price as everyone seemed to take part in all the extras and it resulted in spending $400 extra when I arrived as... Show more
    Trip date: January 2022
  • Egypt and the Nile (Winter, 8 Days) reviewer 2
    · January 28th, 2020
    A trip of a lifetime! Hands down one of the best trips I've ever been on. Egypt is a breathtaking experience. The trip really felt like I got to know true Egyptian and Ancient Egyptian culture. Sherif was amazing as a Trip Manager. Highly recommend this... Show more
    Contiki commented on this review
    Sounds like you had an amazing trip! So happy to hear you loved Egypt as much as we do.
    Trip date: November 2019
  • Egypt and the Nile (Winter, 8 Days) reviewer 3
    · September 25th, 2018
    Loved it! This trip was incredible! Firstly from my tour guide - Sherif such an amazing guide, so knowledgeable! He made the trip even better! To the number of things that you do in the short period of time, which was pretty crammed but definitely worth... Show more
    Trip date: September 2018

Dates & Availability

8 days
Egypt and the Nile (Winter, 8 Days)
From Cairo to Cairo
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Frequently Asked Questions

    • Can you please provide more information on this type of tour?

      This is an amazing tour of Egypt with some amazing highlights such as embracing the magic of Cairo & Tutankhamen, floating along the Nile to ancient Aswan and soaking up the sphinxes & majestic Luxor temple.

    • Will my daughter be safe travelling to Egypt with this tour?

      Contiki is one of the most reputable youth travel tour operators in the world and they have been operating trips for over 50 years.

      You can rest assured that your daughter's safety and security will be in great hands when travelling with Contiki.

      All of the hotels will be safe, centrally-located and secure accommodations hand-picked by Contiki to ensure that their travellers make the most out of their time in Egypt.

      One of the amazing things about travelling with a group tour is you don't have to worry about the logistics or your safety of travelling in a foreign country, you get to leave that up to the experts!

    • Are these trips taken in groups?

      All these tours are independent tours which means you will not be travelling in a group.

    • My girlfriend and I are going on this tour, can we get rooms to ourselves?

      As the prices are based on twin shared accommodations it would be absolutely no problem for you and your girlfriend to share a room.

    • What hotels are on the Egypt trip?

      A hotel list is not yet available for this departure however the tour begins and ends at the Oasis Pyramids in Cairo.

      All accommodations are subject to change until 4-6 weeks before the departure date. After the booking is made you will be issued your final trip documents with your specific accommodation details 4-6 weeks before departure. Under the "What’s Included" tab on each tour page, you can find general info about the accommodations used on the tour before you book.

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    Good to Know

    • Currency
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      Egypt
    • Plugs & Adapters

      As a traveller from USA, Canada, England, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F.

      Type C
      Egypt
      Type E
      Egypt
      Type F
      Egypt
    • Vaccines
      • These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
      • Typhoid - Recommended for Egypt. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
      • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Egypt. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
      • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Egypt. Ideally 2 months before travel.
      • Rabies - Recommended for Egypt. Ideally 1 month before travel.
      • Yellow fever - Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an infected area for Egypt. Ideally 10 days before travel.
    • Visa
      • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
      • Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.
    • Payment information
      • For any tour departing before January 21st, 2023 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after January 21st, 2023, a minimum payment of $200 is required to confirm your booking with Contiki. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 45 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
      • Some departure dates and prices may vary and Contiki will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
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