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8-Day Essential Egypt (4 stars + Sleeping train)

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Ricia "Vacations to go Travel was wonderful. From our first contact with Walaa to saying good-bye to Magdy when we flew out of Cairo we had a great time. VTGT was very professional, trustworthy, and accomodating. I want to give special recognition to Magdy for helping my husband get his lost luggage from the airline we flew. While we were touring Egypt, Magdy made many calls and visits to the airport to ..."
Excellent
10 reviews
Starts
Cairo
+4 Destinations
Nile Valley
Ends
Cairo
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Highlights

  • Visit one of the Seven Wonders of the World
  • Relax on a luxury cruise down the River Nile
  • Explore the magnificient Valley of the Kings
  • Discover unqiue treasures from the Egyptian bazaars.
Age range
11 to 69 year olds
Max Group Size
30
Travel style
In-depth Cultural
Operator
Vacations to go trav...
Start and end in Cairo! With the in-depth cultural tour 8-Day Essential Egypt (4 stars + Sleeping train), you have a 8 day tour package taking you through Cairo, Egypt and 4 other destinations in Egypt. 8-Day Essential Egypt (4 stars + Sleeping train) is a small group tour that includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.

Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1, Cairo (No Meals)
  2. Day 2, Cairo, Sleeping train to Aswan (B, D)
  3. Day 3: Aswan (B, L, D)
  4. Day 4: Nile Cruise, Kom-Ombo, Edfu (B, L, D)
  5. Day 5: Nile Cruise to Luxor (B, L, D)
  6. Day 6: Luxor - Sleeping train Luxor to Cairo (B, L, D)
  7. Day 7, Optional tour to Alexandria and Al Alamien (B)
  8. Day 8, Flight (B)

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What's included

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  • Accommodation

    Rated Good by past passengers
  • Guide

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Meals

    Rated Good by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Additional Services

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  • Flights

  • Insurance

  • Optional

  • Additional Services

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  • Written on October 6, 2019
    4.0 - Good

    We had more than one guide and agent and they were all great. Very knowledgeable. We were the only people in our group of 10 people that took the overnight train from Cairo to Aswan and from Luxor back to Cairo. The train was extremely diryt, toilets... Read more

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  • AB
    Written on October 2, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    Could not fault from start to finish. Met at the airport by Michael who was extremely helpful. Hotel in Cairo Superb, Nile cruise boat superb. All the staff and transport supplied by TourRadar were first class. Maged Max our guide was absolutely fantastic.... Read more

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  • Written on August 18, 2019
    4.0 - Good

    Tour participants need to be shielded from the hordes of unscrupulous merchants who are teeming throughout Egypt. Tour sanctioned trip to perfume factory led to all tour members being essence of different oils which were unknowingly to the purchaser... Read more

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  • Written on July 14, 2019
    4.0 - Good

    Most of the tour was fabulous but there were a few things that could be improved. In the first part in Cairo the trip to the government run shop was a complete waste of time and could be skipped. Nobody on our tour bought anything and the prices were... Read more

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  • BM
    Written on May 27, 2019
    4.0 - Good

    Loved this tour of Egypt with Vacation To Go and Tourradar. What a wonderful experience .What a well planned itinerary .The sites are incredible. Our guides were fabulous, and their knowledge about the history of Egypt made the experience a trip to... Read more

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  • 8-Day Essential Egypt (4 stars + Sleeping train) reviewer 6
    Written on May 18, 2019
    4.0 - Good

    We had 3 main contacts/guides. Tamer was our overall contact and he was absolutely fabulous in keeping us on track of where we were going and when we had to be there. He assisted us with itinerary changes with the company to ensure our visit in Egypt was... Read more

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  • P
    Written on January 10, 2019
    4.5 - Excellent

    We want to thank our lovely tour guide Ayman for excellent and skilled tour. It was exciting to explore all amazing things that he showed us! He's got a talent to know what people want to see and hear! Thank You Ayman

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  • A
    Written on January 9, 2019
    4.5 - Excellent

    FANTASTIC! UNFORGETTABLE! A big thankyou from my family and myself. very impressed with the quality and proffesionalism of your company service. Excellent tour and experience. Every bit of the tour was extremely well organised and comfortable. Choice of... Read more

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  • R
    Written on January 9, 2019
    4.5 - Excellent

    Vacations to go Travel was wonderful. From our first contact with Walaa to saying good-bye to Magdy when we flew out of Cairo we had a great time. VTGT was very professional, trustworthy, and accomodating. I want to give special recognition to Magdy for... Read more

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  • S
    Written on January 1, 2019
    4.0 - Good

    Great trip of you are into the great civilization.

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About the countries

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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.

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Location
Start and end in Cairo.
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For any tour departing before 14 December 2019 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 14 December 2019, a minimum payment of $200 is required to confirm your booking with Vacations to go travel. 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 60 days days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
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Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 1,371 km.
  • Cairo (Egypt)
  • 684 km
  • Aswan (Egypt)
  • 45 km
  • Kom Ombo (Egypt)
  • 55 km
  • Edfu (Egypt)
  • 84 km
  • Luxor (Egypt)
  • 504 km
  • Cairo (Egypt)

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