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Aswan, Luxor & AbuSimbel

Luxor has frequently been characterized as the "world's greatest open air museum", as the ruins of the temple complexes at Karnak and Luxor stand within the modern city. Immediately opposite, across the Nile River, lie the monuments, temples and tombs on the West Bank Necropolis, which include the Valley of the Kings and Valley of the Queens.
Thousands of international tourists arrive annually to visit these monuments.

Aswan, Luxor & AbuSimbel  4 Nights/5 Days
Departure from Cairo at night by 1st class train at 10 PM (12 hrs. trip to Aswan); our representative will be waiting for you, holding a sign with your name, you will be transferred to the Hotel, our representative will explain the program in details and the places to be visited which is as follows:

Day 1 (Aswan):
After breakfast at the hotel in Aswan you will be taken to visit Philae Temple and the famous Aswan High Dam.
Free evening in Aswan. Overnight in the hotel.

Day 2 (AbuSimbel):
Early morning you will be picked up from your hotel and be transferred to Abu Simbel. Visit the Temples of Abu Simbel: The Great Temple of Ramses the II and Temple of Hathor. Admire the natural beauty of Lake Nasser, then transfer back to Aswan.
In the afternoon you will be transferred to board the 5-Star-Cruise Boat.
Overnight on board the Nile cruise.

Day 3 (Nile Cruise, Kom Ombo, Edfu):
Arrive to Edfu and visit the Temple of Horus. Later on visit Temple of Sobek in Kom Ombo. Continue towards Luxor.
Overnight on board the Nile cruise.

Day 4 (Luxor):
Arriving to Luxor you will be taken to visit the Temples of Karnak and Luxor Temple on the East Bank of Luxor.
You will be taken to check in the hotel. Overnight in Luxor.

Day 5 (Luxor):
This day you will be taken to see the West Bank of Luxor, including: the Valley of the Kings, the Valley of the Queens, then visit the unique Temple of Queen Hatshepsut and Colossi of Memnon.
In the evening transfer to Luxor train station to take the overnight train to Cairo. Arrive to Cairo next morning.

INCLUSIONS:
- Pick ups and transfers as mentioned
- Trips to the mentioned sites (excluding entrance fees)
- 1st class train tickets (sitting train): Cairo – Aswan & Luxor – Cairo
- English speaking Egyptologist guide for the sights in Aswan, Abu Simbel & Luxor
- 1 night accommodation in a 3*hotel in Aswan, including breakfast
- 2 nights on 5* Nile Cruise, including all meals (excluding any beverages)
- 1 night accommodation in Luxor in 3* hotel, including breakfast
- All taxes and service charge

EXCLUSIONS:
- Entrance fees to the mentioned sites
- Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary (e.g.: food, drinks)

TOUR EXTRAS:
- Upgrade to Sleeper Train (roundtrip tickets): 140 USD/person - in a Double cabin. The upgrade includes dinner and breakfast
on the train, excludes any beverages.
- Upgrade to 4* or 5* hotel available on request.

TRIP NOTES:
- This tour is available to start every day.
- The sightseeing activities are organized in small groups.