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Essential Egypt - 9 days

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Essential Egypt - 9 days - On The Go Tours
Essential Egypt - 9 days - On The Go Tours
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2 reviews
Starts
Cairo
+14 Destinations
Nile Valley
Ends
Cairo
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Highlights

  • Marvel at the Great Pyramids and the Sphinx of Giza
  • Hunt for treasures in Cairo's Khan el-Khalili bazaar
  • Sail the Nile aboard a traditional Egyptian felucca
  • Visit King Tut’s Tomb in the Valley of the Kings
Age range
18 to 70 year olds
Accommodation
Hotel, Sleeper Train
Max Group Size
24
Transportation
Train & Rail, Coach / Bus, Boat
Travel style
In-depth Cultural, Coach / Bus, Discovery, Christmas & New Year
Start and end in Cairo! With the in-depth cultural tour Essential Egypt - 9 days, you have a 9 day tour package taking you through Cairo, Egypt and 10 other destinations in Egypt. Essential Egypt - 9 days includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.

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  • TH
    Written on May 14, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    Overall everything about the tour was very good. Our tour guide Ramadan is very knowledgeable and explained things very well. Hotels were good and so were breakfasts, however, we had a couple of breakfast boxes which were “not nice at all”. our tour was... Read more

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  • M
    Written on March 6, 2019
    4.5 - Excellent

    AMAZING!!!!! Egypt experience was fantastic. It was my first time ever booking on a tour. I usually travel independently and I was apprehensive about booking a group tour. However, the experience was a very positive one - Our Tour was perfectly... Read more

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Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Cairo
  2. Day 2: Pyramids of Giza & Saqqara Step Pyramid
  3. Day 3: Egyptian Museum
  4. Day 4: Valley of the Kings
  5. Day 5: Optional Abu Simbel & Philae Temple
  6. Day 6: Elephantine Island
  7. Day 7: Kom Ombo & Luxor Temple
  8. Day 8: Karnak Temple & pool time
  9. Day 9: Cairo

Travel guide

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  • Accommodation

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  • Insurance

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Questions & Answers

Here we have collected and answered the most frequently asked questions about this tour.

    • Is tipping required for the guide?

      Tipping your guide is an entirely personal gesture. We recommend you allow $3 - 5 USD per day, per traveller.

    • What is the transport like?

      All relevant transfer and transportation are in private modern air-conditioned vehicles and 1 overnight train from Luxor to Cairo in Private 2 berth sleeper cabins.

    • Will we have a tour guide on this trip?

      You will be escorted by an Egyptian tour guide with a degree qualified in Egyptology

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    • Jennifer, 59 years old26th September 2018
      The only problem I have with Tour Radar....is that I didn't discover them sooner! Excellent, polite, personal service at great prices & a huge range of amazing tours.

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    About the countries

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    Egypt

    Visa

    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.

    Vaccinations

    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.

    Policies

    Location
    Start and end in Cairo.
    Hold my space
    TourRadar can request On The Go Tours to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
    Deposit
    TourRadar only requires a deposit of $99 to confirm this On The Go Tours booking. The remaining balance is then payable 65 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 23 July 2019 the full payment of $476 is necessary.
    Cancellation policy
    No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 65 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $476 for Essential Egypt - 9 days, but the deposit of $99 is non-refundable.
    Credit Cards
    The following cards are accepted for On The Go Tours : Visa - Master Card - American Express

    Destinations

    Covering a total distance of approx 1,460 km.
    • Cairo (Egypt)
    • 4 km
    • Giza (Egypt)
    • 18 km
    • Saqqara (Egypt)
    • 22 km
    • Cairo (Egypt)
    • 504 km
    • Luxor (Egypt)
    • 14 km
    • Valley of the Kings (Egypt)
    • 195 km
    • Aswan (Egypt)
    • 3 km
    • Elephantine Island (Egypt)
    • 2 km
    • Kitchener Island (Egypt)
    • 4 km
    • Aswan (Egypt)
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