14 Days Cairo, Alexandria & Nile Cruise by Flight

Embark on a captivating 14-day journey through Egypt, where ancient wonders and modern hospitality converge to offer you an unforgettable experience. From the majestic pyramids of Giza to the tranquil Nile cruises and the bustling streets of Cairo and Alexandria, this tour immerses you in the essence of Egypt’s rich cultural tapestry.


This comprehensive itinerary takes you on a cultural odyssey across Cairo, Luxor, Aswan, Alexandria, and beyond. Led by knowledgeable guides, each day unfolds with archaeological marvels, vibrant markets, and breathtaking landscapes along the Nile River.


  • Pyramids of Giza & Sphinx: Behold the last surviving wonder of the ancient world and the enigmatic Sphinx.
  • Egyptian Museum: Explore the world’s largest collection of Egyptian artifacts, including the renowned treasures of Tutankhamen.
  • Luxor & Karnak Temples: Wander through monumental temples that reveal the grandeur of ancient Egyptian architecture and spirituality.
  • Nile Cruise: Sail serenely down the Nile, visiting temples, tombs, and villages along the way.
  • Abu Simbel: Marvel at Ramses II’s colossal temples, relocated to save them from rising waters.
  • Alexandria: Discover Mediterranean charm and historical landmarks, including the legendary Library of Alexandria and Pompey’s Pillar.
  • Rosetta: Visit the town where the Rosetta Stone was discovered, providing the key to deciphering Egyptian hieroglyphs.


  • Expert Guidance: Gain deep insights into Egypt’s history and culture from expert guides passionate about their heritage.
  • Comfortable Accommodation: Stay in well-selected hotels in prime locations, ensuring comfort and convenience throughout your journey.
  • All-Inclusive: Enjoy comprehensive inclusions such as entrance fees, domestic flights, most meals, and transfers, minimizing logistical concerns.
  • Tailored Itinerary: Strike a perfect balance between guided tours and leisure time, allowing you to explore at your own pace.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Cairo

  • Arrive at Cairo International Airport and transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Cairo.

Day 2: Pyramids & Egyptian Museum

  • Visit the Egyptian Museum, home to an extensive collection of ancient artifacts, including the treasures of King Tutankhamen.
  • Explore the Pyramids of Giza, including the Great Pyramid of Cheops, the Sphinx, and the Valley Temple. Overnight in Cairo.

Day 3: Sakkara & Memphis Tour

  • Journey to Sakkara to see the Step Pyramid of Djoser, the oldest stone pyramid in Egypt.
  • Visit Memphis, the ancient capital of Egypt, and see the colossal statue of Ramses II. Return to Cairo for overnight.

Day 4: Citadel & Old Cairo Tour

  • Explore the Citadel of Salah El Din, including the impressive Mohamed Ali Mosque.
  • Discover Old Cairo, visiting the Hanging Church, Ben Ezra Synagogue, and other historic landmarks. Enjoy shopping at Khan El Khalili Bazaar. Overnight in Cairo.

Day 5: Cairo – Luxor

  • Transfer to Cairo Airport for a flight to Luxor.
  • Optional excursion to Abydos and Dandara Temples, showcasing exquisite hieroglyphics and ancient architecture. Overnight in Luxor.

Day 6: Nile Cruise – East Bank Tour

  • Embark on a Nile cruise and visit Luxor Temple and Karnak Temple complex, the largest ancient religious site in the world. Lunch and dinner aboard the cruise ship. Overnight onboard.

Day 7: Nile Cruise – West Bank Tour

  • Cross to the West Bank to explore the Valley of the Kings, including the tombs of pharaohs and nobles.
  • Visit the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut and the Colossi of Memnon. Sail to Edfu with afternoon tea and overnight on the cruise ship.

Day 8: Nile Cruise

  • Visit the Temple of Horus in Edfu, dedicated to the falcon-headed god. Sail to Kom Ombo and visit the unique double temple of Sobek and Horus. Overnight aboard the cruise ship.

Day 9: Nile Cruise – Aswan

  • Arrive in Aswan and visit the High Dam, an engineering marvel controlling the Nile’s flow.
  • Explore the Philae Temple complex on Agilkia Island via a traditional felucca sailboat. Overnight in Aswan.

Day 10: Aswan – Cairo

  • Disembark from the cruise ship. Optional excursion to Abu Simbel Temples, relocated and preserved from Lake Nasser’s flooding.
  • Return to Aswan for a flight to Cairo and transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Cairo.

Day 11: Alexandria

  • Explore Alexandria, starting with the Bibliotheca Alexandrina and its vast collection of ancient and modern knowledge.
  • Visit the Roman Amphitheater, St. Mark’s Church, and the vibrant markets of the old city center. Overnight in Alexandria.

Day 12: Rosetta Tour

  • Travel to Rosetta and cruise on the Nile to see where the Rosetta Stone was discovered.
  • Explore Islamic monuments and local culture before returning to Cairo. Overnight in Cairo.

Day 13: Cairo Free Day

  • Enjoy a leisure day to explore Cairo independently or relax at your hotel. Overnight in Cairo.

Day 14: Departure

  • Transfer to Cairo International Airport for your departure flight, concluding your journey through Egypt’s timeless treasures.


  • Accommodation: 7 nights in Cairo, 1 night in Alexandria, 1 night in Luxor, 4 nights on Nile cruise.
  • Meals: Daily breakfast, full board on Nile cruise.
  • Tours & Excursions: Guided tours as per itinerary, including entrance fees.
  • Transportation: Domestic flights (Cairo-Luxor-Aswan-Cairo), all transfers in air-conditioned vehicles.
  • Services: Expert English-speaking guides, all taxes, and service charges.


  • Visa fees (available on arrival for most nationalities).
  • International flights to and from Egypt.
  • Personal expenses, optional tours, and gratuities.
  • Drinks during meals unless specified otherwise.

Accommodation Plan (A) 5 stars:

Cairo:Le Méridien – Steigenberger Pyramids- Ramses Hilton- Helnan – Barcelo Pyramids- Pyramisa

Luxor: Steigenberger Nile. 

Nile cruises: MS Emilio, MS Radamis, MS Princess, MS Sara

3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars
Price per person in DBL or TRPL Room1960 $2010 $2260 $
Solo traveler2920 $2970 $3070 $
Christmas & Easter – DBL or TRPL Room2480 $2530 $2830 $
Christmas & Easter – Solo Traveler3540 $3640 $3740 $
Accommodation Plan (B) Luxury:

Cairo: Kempinski – Fairmont Cairo – Hilton Curnrad -Marriott Sheraton- Hilton Golf pyramids

Luxor: Hilton – Sonesta St. George.

Nile Cruises: MS Amwaj Nile Cruise, MS Nile Premium, MS Bule shadow, MS Jaz Jubilee, Crown Emperor, Steigenberger.

All year roundChristmas and Easter
Price per person in dbl room3910 $4880 $
Solo traveller5720 $6420 $
Ultimate Luxury:

Cairo: Four Seasons -Marriott Mena House – Kempinski Nile Deluxe – Fairmont Nile Premium – Hyatt Regency

Luxor: Sofitel Winter Palace.

Nile cruises: Sanctuary Sun Boat – Oberoi Cruises – Movenpick Royal Cruises – Sonesta Cruises – Le Fayan – Ms Farah -MS Acamar 

All year roundChristmas and Easter
Price per person in dbl room5610 $6460 $
Solo traveller8300 $8900 $