Enjoy your honeymoon in Egypt! Visit the ancient sights of Cairo in Giza, Sakkara, and Memphis. Travel by train to Aswan and visit Philae Temple. Experience a Nubian wedding ceremony and celebrate your new marriage with a new set of customs.
Cairo / Aswan/ Cairo
Welcome to Cairo, Egypt
Your tour manager will meet and assist you at Cairo International Airport and then he will escort you to the hotel by exclusive air-conditioned deluxe vehicle.
At hotel the tour manager will assist with a smooth check-in and review your holiday itinerary with you to establish and confirm pick-up times for each tour. Overnight in Cairo.
Breakfast at your hotel in Cairo and then met by your personal guide who will accompany you to Giza Plateau to visit the Great Pyramids of Cheops, Chefren and Mykerinus – Famous Sphinx and Valley temple facing the great statue. Additional visit to the Solar Boat infront of Cheops Pyramid (extra ticket on spot) Lunch included during the tour and then proceed to Sakkara area to visit Sakkara Complex and first pyramid ever built (Djoser Pyramid). Move to Memphis; Old kingdom’s capital and famous Necropolis. Later, you will be transferred to Giza railway station to board the sleeper train to Aswan. Dinner and breakfast will be served on board – overnight inside your compartment.
You will be met at Aswan railway station and transferred to your hotel for check in. In the afternoon, have a sightseeing tour to the High Dam, the Philae Temple and Botanical Garden. Sail around Elephantine Island by Felucca. Overnight in Aswan.
After breakfast, transfer by felucca to the Nubian village to discover the simplicity of Nubian people. The bride and groom will be met by the coordinator to arrange everything for a fascinating Nubian celebration. Before sunset and upon arrival, the bride and bridegroom are going to join the welcome Nubian Zaffa (procession that will resemble Nubian wedding party) enjoy Nubian music. Back to hotel and overnight in Aswan.
After breakfast, check out from your hotel in Aswan, then have a free day in Aswan at your hotel. In the evening you will be transferred to Aswan railway station for departure to Cairo. Dinner and overnight on sleeping train.
Breakfast on the train. Upon arrival you will be escorted by your private guide to visit: Egyptian Museum, Treasures room for the child king Tutankhamen, alongside many other fascinating artifacts. Additional visit to the mummies room at the museum (extra ticket on spot). Lunch will be served at a good quality local restaurant, then moving to visit Saladin Citadel including Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque inside. Continue driving to Islamic Cairo, where you will be able to explore Khan El Khalili, Cairo’s old bazaar. In the evening enjoy dinner cruise on the River Nile with belly dancer, western music and folklore show. Back to hotel and overnight in Cairo.
After breakfast, transfer to Cairo International Airport for departure.