Day 1: Saturday - 9/7/2019: Arrive Cairo, Egypt - Two Different Arrival - 

Memphis Tours representative will meet & assist you upon your arrival at Cairo International Airport. After that you will be transferred to your hotel in Cairo by a private air-conditioned vehicle for check in. Upon arrival at the hotel he will check you in and give detailed information concerning your tomorrows’ trip.

Day 1: Saturday, Arrive Cairo, Egypt - Two Different Arrival - 7th Sept 2019
Memphis Tours representative will meet & assist you upon your arrival at Cairo International Airport. After that you will be transferred to your hotel in Cairo by a private air-conditioned vehicle for check in. Upon arrival at the hotel he will check you in and give detailed information concerning your tomorrows’ trip. Overnight in Cairo.
Welcome Drink

Day 2:  Sunday- 9/8/2019 : Pyramids Tour ( Giza Pyramids – Solar Boat & Sakkara ) 
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. The Solar Boat is included free of charge. Then proceed to Sakkara area to visit Sakkara Complex and first pyramid ever built (Djoser Pyramid). Pyramid Text is included free of charge.  Overnight in Cairo. Entrance fees inside the Great Pyramid of Cheops costs per person 20 US Dollars
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch  

Day 3 :  Monday - 9/9/2019:  Cairo/Aswan/Abu Simbel by flight - Overnight in Abu Simbel 
Early morning, check out from your hotel in Cairo and transfer to Cairo Airport for flight to Abu Simbel Via Aswan Airport. 
where you will visit the famous Abu Simbel Temples and back to Aswan by flight. You will spend about two hours and half at Abu Simbel Temples. Overnight in Abu Simbel. 
Meals: Breakfast

Day 4 : Tuesday - 9/10/2019: Embark the Nile Cruise (Return from Abu Simbel)- 
Then transfer by back to Aswan by flight
12:00 Lunch on the Cruise 
17:00 Afternoon Tea
20:00 Dinner on board
21:30 Nubian Folkloric Show 
Overnight in Aswan
Breakfast, Lunch , Dinner

Day 5 :  Wednesday - 9/11/2019: Aswan sights -
 06:00 Breakfast on board 
07:00 Visit the High Dam, the Granite Quarries and the Temple of Philae
11:30 Sail to Kom Ombo
12:30 Lunch
14:30 Visit the Temple shared by two gods Sobek and Haeroris in Kom Ombo
16:00 Sail to Edfu
17:00 Afternoon Tea
19:00 Captain's Welcome Cocktail Party 
19:30 Dinner
21:30 Disco
Overnight in Edfu
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner    

Day 6 : Thursday - 9/12/2019: Edfu  
08:00 Breakfast on board 
09:00 Visit Horus temple in Edfu 
11:00 Sail to Luxor
13:00 Lunch
17:00 Afternoon Tea  
20:00 Dinner
21:00 Galabeya Party
Overnight in Luxor
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner    

Day 7 : Friday - 9/13/2019:Luxor banks   
 06:00 Breakfast on board 
07:00 Visit the West Bank (the valley of the Kings , (Entrance fees inside Tutankhamen Tomb at Valley of the Kings costs per person 15 US Dollars)

Valley of the Queens, the temple of Queen Hatshepsut at El Deir El Bahari)
13:00 Lunch
14:30 Visit the East Bank (karnak and Luxor Temples  }
17:00 Afternoon Tea
20:00 Dinner
21:30 Belly Dance Show
Overnight in Luxor
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner    

Day 8 : Saturday - 9/14/2019: Disembarkation - Luxor Tours To Dandara & Abydos 
07:00 Breakfast
08:00 Disembarkation and then you will be transferred to  discover the ancient sites. First, visit Abydos,
the ancient Egyptian believed of god (Lord of the underworld) to be buried there. The temple was built by King Seti I, and completed by King Ramsess II, known as temple of Seti I. It is located in Abydos city about 420 km to the south of Cairo in Sohag Government, and 135 km from Luxor. The paintings of the Gods and Pharaohs on the walls of the OsirisTemple at Abydos are among the most beautifully preserved in Egypt. Then continue to Dandara to visit the Temple of Hathor, goddess of love and joy.The temple is located in Dandara which is situated at the north of Luxor. Then transfer to your hotel in Sohag. 
Breakfast , Lunch Box, Dinner at local restaurant 

Day 9:  Sunday - 9/15/2019:Monastery of Al Muharraq, El Ashmunein and Tuna El Gabal - Minya 
After breakfast transfer to enjoy your trip to the Monastery of Al Muharraq in Assiut (Which is known as the Monastery of the Holy Virgin at Al Qusiya). Also, visit Tuna El Gabal the(Tombs of Isidora, Ibis and Petosiris, if Petosiris is open). In addition to Ashmunein (an open air museum). Overnight in Minya.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch at Local restaurant, Dinner

Day 10- Monday - 9/16/2019: Minya  
All day in EL AMARNA and visitor centre and Beni Hassan. Minya Hotel.
- In this day you will see
At El Amana, you will see the Royal Tomb for Akhenaten himself and the Southern Tombs, and see the unfinished Tomb of Ay with its text of the ‘Hymn to the Aten’. This follows on from what we have already seen around Luxor
- You will see palaces, private houses and the Great Temple of Aten. (Ruins).
- Beni Hassan, you will see Tombs for the 05th, 06th Dynasties
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner (Both meals at the hotel), Lunch at local restaurant 

Day 11- Tuesday - 9/17/2019: Minya/Cairo - Pick up is at 07:00 am 
After breakfast enjoy a visit to the  Maydoum, Dahsure. Overnight in Cairo.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch 

Day 12 : Wednesday - 9/18/2019: Free day in Cairo -  Sound and light show at Pyramids Area  
Free day in Cairo, In the evening, then  Memphis Tours representative will pick you up from your hotel to attend the Sound and Light spectacular Show of Giza Pyramids of Cheops, Chefren and Mykerinus. Discover the enchanting history of the ancient Egyptians. The show starts with the story of the Sphinx who has been the vigilant guardian of the city of the dead for five thousand years. The show also depicts the story of building the pyramids and relates the history of great and famous figures of ancient Egypt such as Thutmosis IV, Akhnaten, Nefertiti and Tut Ankh Amon. Back to your hotel Overnight in Cairo.
Meals: Breakfast 

Day 13 : Thursday - 9/19/2019: Cairo Tours ( Egyptian museum & Citadel of Mohamed Ali & Old Cairo,Khan) 
Breakfast at the hotel and then 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).Then moving to visit Saladin Citadel including Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque inside. Continue to Coptic Cairo to visit the Hanging Church and Ben Ezra Synagogue. Overnight in cairo.Entrance fees inside the Mummies room costs per person 10 US Dollars 
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch 

Day 14: Friday - 9/20/2019: departure from cairo - Two Departure 
A Memphis will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo for your flight home from Cairo Airport. 
Meals: Breakfast

What's Included:
- Meet and greet service by our representatives at airports.
- Assistance of our guest relations during your stay.
- All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle. (18 Seats)
- Accommodation for 5 nights in Cairo including breakfast.
- Accommodation for 1 night in Abu Simbel including breakfast.
- Accommodation for 4  nights on 05 star Nile Cruise including breakfast, lunch, dinner.
- Accommodation for 1 night in Sohag including breakfast.
- Accommodation for 2 night in Mineya including breakfast & Dinner
- Domestic flights (Cairo/Aswan - Aswan / Abu Simbel - Abu Simbel / Aswan).
- All sightseeing tours in Cairo, Mineya & Sohag & Nile Cruise are private guided tours.
- All sightseeing tours as mentioned above
- Meals as mentioned above in the itinerary  
- Entrance fees to the above mentioned places..
- All service charges and taxes.

 What's Excluded:
- International Airfare
- Entry visa to Egypt 
- Flight from Cairo to Amman costs per person US$ 250 (economy class)
- Any optional tours not included 
- Personal spendings like drinks during meals, laundry, phone calls .
- Tipping (10$ PP per day)

Hotel Accommodations:
- Le Meriedin Pyramids Hotel- 5*
- Seti Abu Simbel Aswan 4*
- Sonesta Moon Nile Cruise, 5*
- Sohag: El Safa Hotel:, 2
- Minya: Horus Hotel, 3*

Package Price: (minimum 10 persons)
Per person in triple     2,395 US $
Per person in double  2,495 US $
Per person in single   2,995 US $ 

Additional notes:
- Entrance fees inside the Great Pyramid of Cheops costs per person 20 US Dollars 
- Entrance fees inside the Mummies room costs per person 10 US Dollars 
- Entrance fees inside Tutankhamen Tomb at Valley of the Kings costs per person 15 US Dollars
- Hot Air Balloon costs per person 99 US Dollars (while in Luxor)
- The above prices include 02 Cairo Airport transfers upon arrival and 2 transfers for departure. 
Extra Airport transfer costs 40$ per vehicle that vehicle accommodate from 01 to 4 persons. 

Jordan Extensions from 
Day 1: Friday - 9/20/2019: Arrive Amman - 
Enjoy our Jordan Budget Tours. Your tour manager will meet and assist you upon your arrival at Amman International Airport. After that you will be transferred to your hotel in Amman by a private air-conditioned vehicle for check in. Upon arrival at the hotel he will do your check in and give you detailed information concerning your tomorrow’s trip. Overnight in Amman.
Welcome Drink

Day 2: Saturday - 9/21/2019: Jarash, Dead Sea Trip -

After breakfast, you will be transferred towards north to Jerash, the best example of a Roman provincial city in the whole Middle East. Visit Oval Plaza, Roman colonnaded street, the Nymphaeum, the Temple of Artemis, fountains and its city walls pierced by towers and gates. After this we will drive towards the lowest point on earth the Dead Sea, there you will enjoy the health benefits of its mineral mud and float on its salty waters which are 10 times saltier than ocean water. After this we will drive towards Amman and transfer you to your hotel.
Meals: Breakfast

Day 3: Sunday - 9/22/2019: Petra Tour -
Enjoy your Budget Tour to Jordan. After breakfast, we will have a tour in Petra, the biggest attraction in Jordan. Petra was first established in around 6th century B.C by the Nabateans, a nomadic tribe who settled in the area and laid the foundations of a commercial empire that extended up to Syria. Upon arrival you will begin the trip on horseback to the canyon, the so called Siq, and then by foot to the most beautiful monument: the Treasury. Among other monuments you will see are the Street of Facades, the Royal Tombs and Pharaoh’s Castle. After the tour we will drive 2.5 hours back to Amman hotel to overnight.

Petra tour requires considerable walking, the number of horses in Petra is limited
Meals: Breakfast

Day 4: Monday - 9/23/2019: Jerusalem Day Tour from Amman & overnight Jersualem- 
At 7:00 am pick up from your Amman hotel to head for the Allenby Bridge/King Hussein Border to leave Jordan. Your tour guide welcomes you, then drive via the Judean desert to the Holy City Jerusalem. We start with a panoramic view from the Mount of Olives, and walk down to the Garden of Gethsemane and the Church of All Nations. In the old city we view the Wailing Wall, which represents the last remnants of the Jewish Temple, destroyed by the Romans. If open to visitors, we ascend to the Temple Mount to look at the famous Dome of the Rock. Then we continue to the Via Dolorosa, which leads us to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, where Jesus Christ was crucified and buried. Transfer to your hotel in Jerusalem and overnight
Meals: Breakfast


Day 5: Tuesday - 9/24/2019: Final Departure from Tel Aviv-
After breakfast and check out, we will transfer you to Tel Aviv Airport for your departure.
Meals: Breakfast

Included: 

- Meet and assist services at Amman Airport upon arrival and departure 
- Accommodation for 3 nights in Amman including breakfast 
- Accommodation for 1 night in Jerusalem including breakfast 
- Meals as mentioned in the above itinerary 
- All transfers by a private a/c vehicle with English speaking assistant. 
- Local English speaking spot guide in Petra (about 2-3 hours). 
- Local English speaking spot guide in Jerash (about 1 hour). 
- Day Tour to Jerusalem from Amman
- English speaking driver in the Dead Sea,
- Entrance fees to the above mentioned sites. 
- Short horse ride in Petra (included in ticket) 
- Services charges and taxes

Excluded: 
- International airfare 
- Entry visa to Jordan and Israel
- Israeli Departrure Taxes & Shuttle bus between the borders
- Personal spending 
- Tipping
N.B
- Petra tour requires considerable walking, the number of horses in Petra is limited.

Accommodation at:

Geneva Hotel Amman: 4* Hotel
Dan Boutique Jerusalem Hotel , 4*

Package Price: (minimum 10 persons)
Per person in triple       975   US$
Per person in double    999   US$
Per person in single  1,199   US$ 


Please be aware for the following Remarks:-
a)- Most branded International chain of hotels are existed in major tourist cities and resorts in Egypt.
Therefore hotels are classified as (3-4-5 stars) according to rules that was set up for standard /quality and facilities by the management of these hotels under the Supervision of the Egyptian Ministry of  tourism.
b) Tips: - It is a customary attitude for expressing ones satisfaction of good services rendered to him by staff on duty with him. We advise if you are willing to offer it, this would be great – if not, you are not obliged to do it.
c) Your room / cabin is run-of-the house .
d) Check in at 03.00 pm at the hotel & check out at 12.00 in the noon. 
e)- Could you read the frequently asked questions: http://www.memphistours.com/Egypt/General/faq
f)- 1. Driving Distance on days 8,9,10,11:
From Luxor to Abydos is 2 hours and half. 
From Abydoss to Sohag is an hour and half
From Sohag to Mineya is about 3 hours and half, one way driving. 
From Mineya to Cairo is about 3 hours and half, one way driving. 
g)- The extra night at Le Meriedin Pyramids Cairo Hotel costs 100$ for double room & 90$ for single room and the price include all service charges and taxes in addition to breakfast. 
h)- Alaa Al Sawi to be the guide from Abu Simbel to Minya and Tarek Tito to be in Cairo.


To confirm bookings: 25% down payment, then another 25% to be paid by March 15, 2019, another 25% to be paid by July 1, 2019 with the balance paid 10 days before arrival, August 28, 2019.

Payments may be made through secure online payment link.




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