|5 March 2020||16 March 2020||1.550€||consult|
I T I N E R A R Y
Día 1.- Costa blanca – Madrid
Departure at the indicated time towards Madrid. Arrival, free time and accommodation.
Día 2.- Madrid – Aswan – Nile river cruise
Departure on special (direct) or regular (via Cairo) towards the upper Egypt, Aswan. Arrival, assistance and direct transfer to the boat. Dinner and night on board.
*In the afternoon visit of the Isis temple incluiding a faluca boat ride (for clients arriving from Madrid by spanish company only)
Day 3.- Aswan – Nile river cruise
Breakfast and day in Aswan, located in the southern border of Egypt. Early morning possibitiy of an optional excursion to Abu Simbel on coach for visiting the impressive temples of Ramses II and Nefertari, rescued from the depths of the nile. Visit of the high dam of Aswan on the return. Arrival, dinner and night on board.
Day 4.- Nile river cruise
Breakfast. Kom Ombo, visit of the temple located on a rocky platform overlooking from a nile river curve and dedicated to the God of crocodiles Sobek. Later on we will continue following the nile through beautiful and exotic landscapes towards Edfú. Arrival and visit of the better conserved temple in Egypt, dedicated to the God Horus whose constracted did begin in the year 237 b.c. Lunch, dinner and night on board.
Day 5.- Nile river cruise – El Cairo
After breakfast visit of the Luxor temple, dedicated to the God Amon-Ra with its avenue of the sphinxes, the 25 meters high obelisc and the statues of Ramses II and the Naos. Continuing on visiting the temple of Karnak, an impressive temple where more than 18.000 statues have been discovered giving an image of its grandiosity. Continuing crossing to the west side of the nile to meet the faboulous statues of the Colossus of Memnon, with its 15 mts. The temple of Hathshepsut and the Valley of the Kings. Lunch on board. Tranfer to the airport and departure on special or regular flight to El Cairo. Arrival, assistance in the airport and transfer to the hotel. Accommodation.
Days 6, 7 y 8.- El Cairo
Breakfast. During this days we include the visit to the world famous Pyramids of Gizeh and the Spinx with access tickets included. Free time on bed & breakfast accommodation for discovering this great metropoli where you can appreciate the charm of a city where you can breath the weight of its fascinating history and its active commercial life. Possibility of optional excursiones: Menfis and the Necrópolis of Sakkara to meet the colossal statue of Ramses II and the Unas Pyramid; Coptan quarter with its synagoge, Saladino cytadel with its great Mosque; Alexandria with the Pompeyo Column, Roman theatre and library; To make a romantic boat ride on the nile with dinner and show and of course to shop in its famous bazaar Khan el Khalili. Accommodation.
Day 9.- El Cairo – Madrid
Breakfast. At the time indicated transfer to the airport for departure on a special or regular flight returning to Madrid. Arrival, free time and accommodation in the hotel.
Days 10 y 11- Madrid
Breakfast and free time for visiting the capital of Spain with its museums, Plaza Mayor, Gran Via, Palacio Real and barrio de las letras. Accommodation.
Day 12.- Madrid – Costa Blanca
Breakfast and return to the Costa Blanca. Arrival and end of our services.
The prices include
Flight tickets on special or regular flights, tourist class.
3 Nights in Madrid b&b (05/03 y 15/03-16/03)
Transfers and visits on bus or minibus with AC.
Nile river Cruise and accommodation in El Cairo on the accommodation requested, double rooms with shower or bath.
6 meals 6 comidas (3 dinner y 3 lunch, no drinks).
The visits included in the program: high dam of Aswan, Kom Ombo temple, Horus temple in Edfu, Luxor and Karnak temples, Memnon Colossus, Hathshepsut temple, Valley of the kings, access to Pyramids and Spynx compound in El Cairo.
The entrance to the following places: Kom Ombo: temple, Edfu: Horus temple, Luxor: Luxor and Karnak temples, Hathshepsut temple y Valley of the kings (3 tombs), El Cairo: entrance to the Pyramids and Sphinx compound.
Mapfre assistance insurance.
The price does not include:
Visa: 30€ (to be paid with booking payment)
Visit, entrace to museums or monuments (except the indicated places), drinks and tips (35 € to be paid in destination and extras in the hotel.
Services not included in the program.