Tourcan Value Vacations - Egypt

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CA$4,830.00 Price per person, double occupancy (Land only) - 9 Days

Single supplement: CA$2,830.00 (Does not apply for Solo Traveller).

High season supplement:  March - April & October - November 2024 add CA$780.00 per person.

CA$350.00 non-refundable deposit due at time of booking, balance due 60 days prior to departure.

Book 90 days before departure and receive an additional $130.00 off your tour and a $100 credit towards a future tour per guest. ($100 credit good for 3 years.)

Style: Small Group Tour – accompanied by an English speaking Driver/Guide.

Group size: Small Group tours 2-20 people.

Departures: 02 and 16, December 2024 

                     06 and 20, January 2024

                     03 and 17, February 2024

                     02 and 16, March 2024 

                     13 and 20, April 2024

                     11 and 25, May 2024

                     08 and 22, June 2024

                     06 and 20, July 2024

                     10 and 24, August 2024

                     14 and 28, September 2024

                     12 and 26, October 2024

                     09 and 23 November, 2024

                     07 and 21 December, 2024


Dates are based on Day 1, arrival day in destination

Themes: Ancient History & Culture

Activity level: Moderate

What to expectThe Great Pyramids, Temples & Museums

Visiting: Cairo, Luxor, Edfu, Kom Ombo & Aswan


Egypt Tour - "Step into the land of the Pharaohs" 

A trip to Egypt and Jordan is a discovery of early civilization the Pyramids of Giza, Petra Karnak and Luxor temples. You will have the opportunity to explore the valley of Kings and Sail the majestic Nile as part if our tour is a 4 day river cruise. A tribute to its elusive splendor, the Egyptian landscape is quite remarkable, especially considering it’s a country composed mostly of sand and dust. Explore, wonder and photograph, Egypt awaits.

Day One: Arrive Cairo 

Welcome to Cairo, Egypt. You will be met by our local representative who will assist you through the visa process at a cost of US $25 per person. You are then transferred in a private air-conditioned vehicle to your hotel where you are assisted with a smooth check-in as you enjoy a welcome drink. 

Details of your sightseeing times and touring will also be made available.  Remainder of the day at leisure at your hotel.

OVERNIGHT: Sofitel El-Gazira Hotel - Meals: None

Day Two: Cairo

You will be met at your hotel after breakfast by your English speaking Tour Guide who will accompany you on your sightseeing today. Kicking off with a visit to the Giza Plateau to visit one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, the Great Pyramids of Cheops, Chefren and Mykerinus as well as the famous Sphinx. 

Enjoy lunch and then proceed to the world-renowned Egyptian Museum in Cairo that was built in neo-classical style and designed by the French architect Marcel Dourgnon. The museum's vast collection of over 120,000 artefacts ranges from the pre-dynastic era, through the Pharaonic era to the Greco-Roman period of Egypt. Amongst the most famous & fascinating items, you will see are the funerary treasures of the child King Tutankhamun, the colossal statues of the heretic king, Akhenaten, and the only surviving image of Khufu, creator of Egypt's Great Pyramid. Visiting the Egyptian Museum is a great introduction to learning about the ancient Egyptian civilization, including their famous art of mummification.

Later, transfer back to your hotel for an evening at leisure.

OVERNIGHT: Sofitel El-Gazira Hotel - Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

Day Three: Cairo - Luxor - Nile Cruise

Transfer to Cairo Airport for a flight to Luxor where you will be met and transferred to embark on your 5-star luxury Nile Cruise.

Your guided afternoon tour in Luxor starts with the exploration of the East Bank of the Nile in Luxor to the Karnak Temple the world's largest ancient religious site. The hypostyle hall with its colossal granite columns is one of Egypt’s famous landmarks. There will also be free time to explore the different parts of the huge complex built during the reigns of various Pharaohs.

Then you will be transferred to the majestic Luxor Temple which was built by Amenhotep III and Ramses II for ritual and festivals and dedicated to the God Amun.

Return to the cruise for afternoon tea and dinner.

OVERNIGHT: Movenpick Hamees Nile cruise - Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day Four: Luxor - Edfu

Following breakfast, you will be taken to the West Bank of Luxor to explore The Valley of the Kings (the original resting place of the world-famous boy King Tutankhamun), and the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut (the only Female Pharaoh) at El Deir EL Bahari and the two towering statues of the Colossi of Memnon. (Three tombs are visited. The three tombs visited are determined by the Egyptian Government as to preserve them from the large flow of visitors. Therefore, they are rotated throughout the year and cannot be confirmed as to which tombs prior to your visit).  Please

Note: There is an additional Charge to enter the Tombs of King Tutankhamun and Ramses VI.

Return to the cruise for lunch.

In the afternoon sail to Edfu via the Esna Locks. Dinner on board.

OVERNIGHT: Movenpick Hamees Nile cruise - Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner


Day Five: Edfu - Kom Ombo 

Enjoy breakfast on board before visiting Horus Temple at Edfu by means of a Kalesh ride (horse and carriage). Explore the Ptolemaic Temple of Horus at Edfu, the most complete and best-preserved of the Egyptian Temples, consisting of many columns, halls, chambers, and chapels.

Return to the ship for lunch and sail to Kom Ombo. Upon arrival, visit the temple shared by the two gods Sobek and Haroeris. Return to the cruise and continue sailing to Aswan. Dinner on board.

OVERNIGHT: Movenpick Hamees Nile cruise - Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day Six: Aswan 

After breakfast we start the day with a visit to the Aswan High Dam. The Dam was built in the 1960s to provide the much-needed electricity and irrigation for the country. Nubia, the area that was flooded, experienced the biggest and most thorough archaeological excavations that Egypt has ever known. Then we go to see the ‘Unfinished Obelisk’ which still lay in the granite quarries which provided ancient Egypt with building materials. It would have been the largest piece of stone ever handled, but when a crack was discovered it was abandoned where it was being cut. Then board a boat to go to Agilkia Island to see the Temple of Isis at Philae Temple, which is one of the Nubian Temples rescued before the High Dam was built.

Enjoy Philae’s long colonnades, towers, and reliefs which include the last surviving hieroglyphic and demotic inscriptions in Egypt.

Return to the cruise for lunch.

Dinner on board.

OVERNIGHT: Movenpick Hamees Nile cruise - Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day Seven: Aswan - Cairo

After breakfast you will be transferred to Luxor Airport for your return flight to Cairo where you have the remainder of the day at leisure.

OVERNIGHT: Sheraton Cairo Hotel - Meals: Breakfast


Day Eight: Cairo

Breakfast at the hotel and enjoy a free day.

OVERNIGHT: Sofitel El-Gazira Hotel - Meals: Breakfast

Day Nine:  Depart Cairo   (flight not included)

Breakfast at your Hotel and then transfer to the Cairo International Airport for your flight back home.

MEALS: Breakfast

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Egypt Registration


     Your tour includes:

  • Meet and greet service upon arrival and departure at all Airports from our
  • Representatives
  • Domestic flight tickets from Cairo to Luxor and Aswan to Cairo
  • The assistance of our Personnel during your stay and excursions
  • Accommodation for 4 nights at the hotel in Cairo on a Breakfast basis
  • Accommodation for 4 nights onboard the Nile Cruise full board
  • Tour to Pyramids and Sphinx, Egyptian Museum, and Khan el Khalili.
  • All Nile Cruise excursions as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Entrance fees to the sights throughout the tours.
  • Professional English-speaking Tour Guide.
  • Applicable taxes for the hotel and Nile cruise are included in the price.


  • International Airfare to Egypt
  • Visa Entry to Egypt 
  • Any Optional Tours
  • Personal expenses such as room service, drinks, laundry, etc.
  • Tipping for Guides and Nile Cruise crew
  • Any item not listed under inclusions


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