Your ultimate shore excursion of Cairo and Alexandria:
**The first docking of your cruise will be at the Mediterranean Sea.
**Gathering at Luxor (West and East banks)
**Visit the Red Sea from Safaga Port
**Return to the original port, before cruise sailing time.
At 06.00 AM The Tour Guide meet and escorting you from the Cruise exit gate in Alexandria.
After that you will be transferred by Modern tourist van (Hyundai Starex 2019 model) to Cairo.
Enjoy 2 hours driving in the road to Giza city, on arrival visit
** the Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinus. Then proceed to visit the Great Sphinx, the head of a pharaoh with a lion's body, which dates from the time of Chephren; the tour also includes a visit to the Valley Temple, which belongs to the Pyramids of Chephren.
** Chance for a camel or horse ride in this desert on your own.
** Continue your excursion to:
** In the afternoon you will have lunch on your own.
** visit the step pyramid of Zoser at Saqqara. The first pyramid ever built in the world.
** Visit Memphis and the open Air Museum., the first capital of Egypt, see the Statue of RamsesII.
** Optional tours in the evening
* Sound and light show or Dinner onboard the MS/ Nile Maxim or MS/ Nile Pharaoh
Overnight at Le Meridien Pyramids Hotel
at 08.00 AM; you will be picked up from the hotel by private air-conditioned van and your private English speaking Egyptologist guide who will accompanying you to Alexandria to visit:
** the catacombs of KOM El-Shokafa,
** Pompeii's Pillar which dates back to the 3rd century. It is over 25 meters high, and it is made of granite, and it is the last of the remaining relics of the Seraphium.
** The Pillar was erected in honour of Emperor Diocletian,
** Roman Amphitheater
** Lunch on your own in a restaurant of your choice from our guide's recommendations
** Continue to Qayetbay citadel, situated on the entrance to Alexandria's eastern harbor where the place was exact of the famous Lighthouse.
** passing by the magnificent Stanley bridge
** visit Alexandria library, The Library was reconstructed by building the new library in Selsela at Shatby which is beside the conference centre. The library is one of the greatest cultural and scientific centres that specialize in the affairs of, literature, civilization, sciences and arts of the area so this attract scholars from all over the world!
After that transfer to your cruise ship in Alexandria.
at 06.00 AM; you will be picked up from your cruise ship in Safaga by our representative our excellent driver and our private modern air-conditioned van will transfer you to Luxor; on arrival meet with your private English speaking Egyptologist guide who will accompanying you to visit East Bank of the Nile and visit:
The whole site has colossal statues, relief, obelisks and halls and, of course, the Avenue of the Sphinxes
is guarded by a huge statue of Ramses II, and although a fraction of the area of Karnak, it also contains countless columns, statues and sphinxes
Transfer to your Hotel in Luxor.
**Optional tour to sound and light show or carriage ride is available with your tour guide
overnight at your Sonesta St. Georges Hotel
at 08.00 AM; you will be picked up from the hotel by private air-conditioned van and your private English speaking Egyptologist guide who will accompanying you to visit West Bank of the Nile and visit:
** Visit the Valley of Kings where more than 62 kings from ancient Egypt where buried,
** Temple of Queen Hatchepsut At the Valley of Queens
or visit Luxor Temple or Medinet Habu temple instead �Mortuary Temple of Ramses III, a huge complex second only to Karnak in size and better preserved. Medinet Habu is among the least visited of the major sights at Luxor.
** The two Colossi of Memnon.
After that transfer to your cruise ship in Safaga.
* 01 Night at Le Meridien Pyramids hotel or Fairmont Nile City Hotel in Cairo on B.B
* 01 Night at Sonesta St. Georges hotel in Luxor on B.B
* Meet private and assistance at your cruise exit gate in Alexandria & Safaga
* All private road transfers by your private Modern tourist van (2019Model)
* Your Private Egyptologist, Private, English speaking tour guid
* All Entrance fees �tickets� to the sites mentioned in the itinerary
* Bottle Mineral water on board the van during each day trip
* Private tours and road transfers between cities
* All Service fees and local applicable taxes
* Visa, Tipping, Lunch & extras not included in above itinerary.