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Egyptian Voyager

9 Days 1 Country 4 Cities

Experience Cairo, the Temple of Isis, Alexandria and more as you follow the trail of the Nile on this 10-day voyage.

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About this trip

Following the trail of the Nile, the bustle of modern-day Cairo gives way to the mystical ruins of the Temple of Isis, epic Abu Simbel, and the catacombs and ancient acropolis of Alexandria, on a voyage into Egypt's culture and history.

Trip type: Country Explorer i

Trip code: EGVO

8 Nights


12 Meals
  • 5 buffet breakfasts.

  • 3 cruise lunches.

  • 4 dinners.

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Egyptian Voyager

Your Itinerary

1. Arrive Cairo (2 Nights)

You are met on arrival at Cairo Airport and transferred to your hotel. Relax and soak up the atmosphere.

Ramses Hilton

2. Cairo Sightseeing

Enjoy a guided tour of the Egyptian Museum, home of King Tutankhamun's priceless treasures. View one of the seven wonders of the ancient world − the Great Pyramids at Giza, including the Pyramid of Cheops and the Sphinx.

Buffet Breakfast

3. Cairo – Aswan – Nile Cruise (3 Nights)

After your flight to Aswan, visit the impressive High Dam. Travel by motorboat to the Temple of Isis, on the Island of Philae. Board your luxury Nile cruise ship for lunch then sail in a felucca to see the Botanical Gardens and the Aga Khan Mausoleum.

Buffet Breakfast
MS Miriam, MS Giselle or La Boheme or similar

4. Nile Cruise: Kom-Ombo – Edfu

Enjoy a relaxing morning or join an Optional Experience to Abu Simbel. This afternoon visit the Temple of Kom-Ombo, dedicated to Sobek, the crocodile god. This evening, dress up in traditional Egyptian galabeas for a fun-filled Egyptian dinner and cultural experience.

Buffet Breakfast

5. Nile Cruise: Edfu – Luxor

Discover Egypt's best-preserved cult temple at Edfu, dedicated to the falcon god, Horus. On arrival in Luxor, see the ancient Great Temple, which dominates the city.

Buffet Breakfast

6. Disembark – Luxor – Cairo

Explore the extraordinary Valley of the Kings and Luxor's West Bank, a breathtaking complex of mortuary temples and tombs. Admire Queen Hatshepsut's Temple. And marvel at the Colossi of Memnon. Visit the gigantic Karnak Temple Complex before your flight to Cairo.

Buffet Breakfast
Ramses Hilton

7. Cairo – Alexandria

Visit the Coptic Monasteries at Wadi El Natrun (if open) on the way to Alexandria. Enjoy spectacular views of the Mediterranean this evening during dinner with your fellow travellers at a local restaurant.

Buffet Breakfast
Helnan Palestine

8. Alexandria Sightseeing – Cairo

Tour the white marble Roman Amphitheatre and Pompey's Pillar at the ancient acropolis. Visit the Kom el Shoqafa Catacomb and the National Museum. Admire the magnificent El Morsi Abu El Abbas Mosque before your drive back to Cairo.

Buffet Breakfast
Concorde El Salam

9. Depart Cairo

Say goodbye to Egypt, your fellow travellers and Travel Director after the trip of a lifetime. Airport transfers are available, conditions apply.

Buffet Breakfast

Guest Reviews and Ratings

  • Guest Service Rating from 8 Reviews

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    Service rating : Best of Turkey. Absolutely brilliant tour. Ahmed was a truly great guide and just had so much knowledge to share with us. Unfortunately I became unwell in Konya where Ahmed took charge and arranged a visit to the local hospital, without him to translate I would have been in real

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    Service rating : Generally very good, Excellent hotel location. Very knowledgeable tour director.Product : Abu Simbel was a very worthwhile trip. Unfortunately our tour director was not allowed to accompany us and we had to follow another guide from a different Trafalgar tour group. It came as

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    Service rating : The service was great from beginning to end.Product : The tour guide was great. The tours were great (though I would have loved to see more pyramids of Egypt). Would recommend to anyone!

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    Service rating : Very Good Service.Product : A Marvellous adventure not to be forgotten.

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    Service rating : The service was good for where we traveled. It would have been better to have had the same guide for all the trip as the second was not as professional and informed as the first. Cost was the reason given.Product : The itinerary was memorable

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What's Included

Sightseeing Highlights

    • City Tours in Cairo and Luxor.

    • Visit the Egyptian Museum in Cairo, the Temple of Isis on the island of Philae, the temples at Edfu and Kom-Ombo, the temples of Karnak, the Valley of the Kings, Queen Hatshepsut's Temple and the Colossi of Memnon in Luxor and the Coptic Monasteries in Alexandria.

    • Cruise in a felucca across the Nile.

    • View the Great Pyramids and Sphinx at Giza, the High Dam and the Unfinished Obelisk in Aswan, and the Roman Theatre in Alexandria.

What's Included


    • 5 buffet breakfasts.

    • 3 cruise lunches.

    • 4 dinners.

What's Included

Travel Highlights

    • Luxury air-conditioned coach or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)

    • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted

    • Hand-picked Insider Experiences

    • Optional Experiences and free time

    • Porterage and local charges included

    • Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras

    • An expert Travel Director and separate Driver

    • All hotel tips, charges and local taxes

    • VIP entry to many sights

    • Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing

    • Flight from Cairo to Aswan

    • Three-night luxury Nile Cruise

    • Flight from Luxor to Cairo

    • Daily breakfast and an average of 50% of evening meals

    Airport Transfers

  • Specific transfer information can be found on the airport transfers page

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  • Twin-share option
  • Land only price
  • Flights available

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    • Internal Airfares: The above prices include internal airfares and are accurate as of July 2016.
    • Shared Rooming: Room Share is not available on this trip.
    • Important Visa Information: Visas will be required for this trip. Please check with your Travel Agent when making your reservation to assess your requirements.
    • Ships or cruise itineraries on the Nile may vary occasionally according to seasonal circumstance. Visits to sights and highlights will not be affected.
    • The highlight of your holiday is the cruise along the legendary River Nile on board the most luxurious of ships, the MS Miriam, MS Giselle or MS La Bohème* 5-star features of the MS Miriam, MS Giselle or MS La Bohème are fully air-conditioned, luxury two-berth cabins with en-suite bathroom, full size bath, shower and toilet. On-board facilities include a plunge pool, two bars, restaurant and two gift shops. *Note: At certain times, a similar cruise ship of the same category as MS Miriam, MS Giselle or MS La Bohème may be used.
    • A once in a lifetime experience. Enjoy this four-hour optional experience including flights to Abu Simbel, site of the Temple of Ramses II with its four great statues of the pharaoh himself. Also see statues of his queen, Nefertari, on the facade of the Temple of Hathor.
  • Trip prices are per person, land only, based on double occupancy and reflect applicable discount. Discounts are subject to availability and may be withdrawn at any time without notice.
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  • Twin-share option not available for trips to South America, Costa Rica, Mexico, Alaska, Hawaii or for any holiday & cruise combination, or in Asia and Eastern Mediterranean except Highlights of Turkey (without cruise) & Best of Turkey. It's also not available on Small Group trips.  Guided Vacations included in this restriction are Newfoundland and Labrador (DNLA) as well as Panama, the Canal & Beyond (LPAN).  
  • For trips that are part of our Guaranteed Room Share, please note that there is a no smoking policy in all shared rooms. Solo travel is not accepted on guided Family Experiences holidays unless travelling as part of a family group. 

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