Gull Aanes (Isis)
Cairo / Giza / Pyramids / Sakkara / Aswan / Abu Simbel Luxor / Abydos / Dendara
The Deluxe Yacht “Dahabia Hadeel”
March 11 – 24. 2020
Wednesday, Mar. 11th: Day 01: Arrival to CAIRO / EGYPT / Le Meridien Pyramids Hotel
Arrive to Cairo International Airport where
your Tour Manager who’ll assist you with the formalities through customs and immigration. Transfer to your Le Meridien Pyramids hotel.
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Thursday, Mar. 12th: Day 02: Arrival to CAIRO / Egyptian museum / Citadel / Old Cairo / Le Meridien Pyramids Hotel
After breakfast we will be visiting the famous Egyptian
museum included the masterpieces of King Tut Ankh Amon and much more.
After lunch at local restaurant we visit the Citadel, was fortified by the Ayyubid ruler Salah al-Din (Saladin) between 1176 and 1183 CE, to protect it from the Crusaders,The
citadel stopped being the seat of government when Egypt's
Ismail, moved to his newly built Abdin
Palace in the Ismailiya neighborhood in the 1860s. While the Citadel was completed in 1183–1184, the wall Saladin had envisioned was still under construction in 1238, long after his death.
Next stop will be the Old
Cairo, There are churches here that date back to the early Christian Era. The Hanging Church, or the Church of the Virgin Mary, was built in the 9th century to ‘hang’ high upon the walls of Babylon. The effect of this ‘hanging’
is now diminished significantly as ground levels have raised around the walls. Deeper into Coptic Cairo there are several other older churches, including the Church of St. Sergius, which dates from the 5th century and was supposedly built upon the site of
a crypt where the Holy Family (Jesus, Mary, and Joseph) to shelter during there time in Egypt. Even further back is Ben Ezra Synagogue. This is the oldest synagogue in Cairo, founded in the 9th century on what is claimed to be either the site of the Temple
of Jeremiah or the site where the pharaoh’s daughter found Moses among the reeds.
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Friday, Mar. 13th: Day 03: Cairo / Luxor / Luxor Temple / Sonesta St. George
Following breakfast, Transfer to Cairo airport for flight to Luxor, arrive Luxor and transfer to Sonesta St. George Luxor hotel. In the evening we visit the Temple of Luxor,
it was Luxor Temple that R.A Schwaller de Lubcz developed his ‘symbolist’ interpretation of ancient Egypt, and called it the “Temple of Man”.
Saturday, Mar. 14th: Day 04: Luxor / Dendrah / Abydos / Dahabiya Hadeel
This morning, we’ll drive through the country side of Upper Egypt to visit Abydos the
temple of the Osiris and “Flower of Life”. Abydos is the pilgrimage place for Egypt’s visitors and no trip is complete without visiting Abydos... Then we visit Dendarah “Hathour temple “dedicated
to the Goddess of Love, joy and music.
(Breakfast, Lunch box, Dinner)
Sunday, Mar. 15th:
Day 05: Luxor / West bank / Hatchepsut Temple / Valley ok Kings & Queens / Dahabiya Hadeel
morning and after breakfast we drive to the West Bank of ancient Thebes and visit the Valley of the Kings, with it’s Royal Tombs, a visit to the Valley of Queens including a visit
to the Nefertari Tomb,. We also visit the Hatshepsut temple, on your way back you stop at the Colossi of Memnon .
Monday, Mar. 16th: Day 06: Luxor / Karnak Temple / Esna / Dahabiya Hadeel
morning we visit to the vast and overwhelming Temple of Karnak (Temple of Ra), this will include a meditation at Sekhmat Chapel. Sail to Esna, cross
the lock of Esna & overnight.
Tuesday, Mar. 17th: Day 07: Esna / Edfu / Dahabyia Hadeel
Early sail and visit to Edfu temple as known as “Horus temple
“the Falcon God, the best-preserved temple of the ancient world.
Wednesday, Mar. 18th: Day 08: Edfu / Kom Ombo / Aswan / Dahabyia Hadeel
Early morning we sail to Kom Ombo and visit the Healing temple of Kom
Ombo a glorious picturesque ruin along the banks of the Nile. We sail to Aswan and overnight
Thursday, Mar. 19th: Day 09: Aswan / Philae Temple / Felucca / Dahabyia Hadeel
Early morning we take a short coach ride to the lakeshore and
transfer to motorboat for the island of Philae temple consecrated to Isis, Egypt’s divine mother. We’ll take ample time here to experience the healing energy of Isis and her lovely island complex.
After Lunch we take felucca ride around Elephantine Island. You may wish to visit the Nubian colorful market of Aswan.
Friday, Mar. 20th: Day 10: Aswan / Abu Simbel / Seti I hotel
Following breakfast, you’ll be drive by bus to Abu Simbel the grand finale of a voyage up the Nile. Hewn of a mountain for Ramesses II, this magnificent temple is both an ancient and modern engineering marvel. Visit the temple then we drive
back to the hotel & overnight.
(Breakfast, Lunch Box, Dinner)
Saturday, Mar. 21st: Day 11: Abu Simbel / Aswan / Cairo / Le Meridien Pyramids hotel
After breakfast drive to
Aswan airport for your short flight to Cairo, arrival Cairo airport and transfer to Le Meridien Pyramids hotel.
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Mar. 22nd: Day 12: Cairo / Sakkara / Le Meridien Pyramids hotel
After breakfast visit Sakkara to view the most of dozens of Old Kingdom pyramids rise on the west bank near ancient Memphis.
About 2630 B.C. Imhotep, architect to King Djoser (Dynasty III), masterminded the Step Pyramid at Sakkara. The world’s oldest freestanding stone structure, this pyramid consists of six tiers atop a mastaba, or low, oblong tomb, faced with
(Breakfast, Lunch, //)
Monday, Mar. 23rd: Day 13: Cairo
/ Pyramids / Sphinx / King’s chamber / Farewell dinner / Le Meridien Pyramids hotel
In the afternoon we are paying our respect to the Sphinx and then we continue visiting the Giza Pyramids plateau
and get to know more about the mystery of these Pyramids. Followed by a Private visit inside the Great Pyramid for our Initiation.
PS: Private visit inside the great pyramid / King’s chamber is subject to governmental approval)
Tuesday, Mar. 24th: Day 14: Final departure:
Breakfast, followed by transfer to Cairo International airport for your final departure back home
(Itinerary’s schedule is subject to change due to reasons beyond our control)
Hotels & Dahabyia itinerary
Le Meridien Pyramids
hotel Mar. 11th – 13th, 2020 02
Sonesta St. George Luxor Mar. 13th – 14th, 2020
Dahabyia Hadeel Mar. 14th –
20th, 2020 06 nights
Seti Abu Simbel
Mar. 20th – 21st, 2020 01 night
Le Meridien Pyramids hotel Mar. 21st – 24th, 2020 03
13 nights / 14 days
Greeting and assistance at airports in all cities in Egypt
All touring and transfers in air-conditioned
Transfers from and to the airport / hotels in all cities
Transfer by private bus Aswan / Abu Simbel / Aswan
Entrance fees to all visits mentioned in the above itinerary
02 nights at Le Meridien Pyramids hotel or similar
01 night at Sonesta St. George luxor hotel
06 nights on private Yacht “Hadeel”
01 night Seti Abu Simbel hotel
03 nights at Le Meridien Pyramids hotel
Daily buffet breakfast at hotel
Licenses guide throughout
All hotels taxes, service charges, and government sales tax
Luggage handling at all airports
Meals and drinks, laundry, telephone calls, etc, not specified
in the proposal
Visa upon arrival ($ 25
Travel & health Insurance and other items of a personal nature
Pyramid view supplement $ 80 per room per night
Anyone is arriving or departing on the same day of the group arrival or departure NO extra charge.
Anyone is arriving or departing on different dates will be charged $ 35 per
person one way from Cairo airport or vice versa including meet & assist at the airport.
Pre arrival and post departure if requested:
Double room $ 160 per room per night including
breakfast, taxes & sales tax
Single room $ 150 per room per night including breakfast, taxes & sales tax
Pyramid view supplement $ 80 per room per night
Visa to Egypt:
The following nationalities need a visa prior their arrival to Egypt:
Turkey – China – Honk Kong – Iran – Thailand – Philippine – Sri Lanka – Indonesia – Pakistan –
India – Myanmar – Vietnam.
Payment to be made in USD at the same amounts indicated
Total Price $4500
To be payd in full by January 11.2020
Refundable Deposit at $ 600
to be payd by September 28.2019.
Account will be send to you when you are ready to pay.
If cancel before 60 days will be charged cancellation
fees of $ 500
If cancel before 50 will be charged cancellation fees of $ 1000
If cancel before 45 will be charged full payment of land package / no refund