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Nile Family Adventure - Encounters Travel
Family Adventure

Nile Family Adventure

9 days
Start and end in Cairo
Tour Operator:
Encounters Travel
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Age range:
8 to 95
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US $1,640
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Start and end in Cairo! With the In-depth Cultural tour Nile Family Adventure, you have a 9 days tour package taking you through Cairo, Egypt and 3 other destinations in Egypt. Nile Family Adventure 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 in Cairo and transfer to hotel
  2. Day 2 Cairo, Pyramids, Sphinx & Museum tour, camel ride, train to Aswan
  3. Day 3 Aswan, Philae temple & school visit
  4. Day 4 Aswan, start felucca cruise (Abu Simbel option)
  5. Day 5 Felucca sailboat cruise, drive to Luxor
  6. Day 6 Luxor, half-day west bank tour
  7. Day 7 Luxor, Karnak temple, free time
  8. Day 8 Arrive Cairo, city tour
  9. Day 9 Cairo, tour ends, transfer to the airport
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What's Included

  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

5 nights
Berth / Cabin
1 night

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Operated by Encounters Travel


Encounters Travel is an adventure tour operator, based in the UK but with representatives in Canada, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand. We run a wide selection of cultural and adventurous tours around the world, each carefully designed to help you get the most out of the country you're visiting. Our tours range from historical sightseeing and Nile cruises in Egypt, through to long strenuous treks and white water rafting in Nepal or swimming with whales in Tonga. You can join other travellers on a small group departure, or personalise and tailor-make an itinerary for you to enjoy privately. Whatever your preference, we have a team of experienced travel consultants ready to advise you and help arrange your next great adventure!

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Customer Reviews

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  • 4.5
  • A
    · August 31st, 2018
    Waleed was the best tour guide and we travel often. He is fun, friendly, knowledgeable and empathetic towards all of our traveling needs. He really made our trip a magical experience and we were so grateful!! I recommend him to all of my friends!
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    Thanks for taking the time to get back to us with your feedback and photos. We are happy you enjoyed our Nile Family Adventure tour and we hope that you'll join us again in the future!
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    Trip date: April 2017

Dates & Availability

9 days
Nile Family Adventure
From Cairo to Cairo
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Frequently Asked Questions

    • Can you give me a brief itinerary of this tour?

      Day 1 : Arrive in Cairo, transfer to hotel
      Day 2 : Cairo, Pyramids & Museum tour, camel ride, train to Aswan
      Day 3 : Aswan, Philae temple, school visit
      Day 4 : Aswan, Abu Simbel option, start felucca cruise
      Day 5 : Felucca sailboat cruise, drive to Luxor
      Day 6 : Luxor, west bank tour
      Day 7 : Luxor, Karnak temple, free time
      Day 8 : Arrive Cairo, city tour
      Day 9 : Cairo, tour ends, transfer to the airport

    • What are the meals included on this tour?

      This tour includes 8 breakfasts, 3 lunches and 2 dinners.

    • Are the entrance fees included in the tour price?

      Entry fees for the sites mentioned in the itinerary are included in the price of this tour.

    • What are the inclusions of the tour?

      Here are the inclusions:
      Accommodation in 4 & 5-star hotels & resorts
      Meals as indicated in the itinerary and all transfers.

    • Can a solo traveler join this family trip?

      We don't take single passengers on this particular tour as this is a family tour (ie. only for those travelling with children).

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    Good to Know

    • Currency
      Egyptian Pound
    • 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
      Type E
      Type F
    • 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 May 30th, 2023 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after May 30th, 2023, a minimum payment of $250 is required to confirm your booking with Encounters 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 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 Encounters Travel will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
      • The following cards are accepted for "Encounters Travel" tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.
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      Some tours are not suitable for mobility-restricted traveller, however, some operators may be able to accommodate special requests. For any enquiries, you can contact our customer support team, who are ready and waiting to help you.


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