9-day Christmas holiday tour to Egypt

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Overview

Embark on an extraordinary 9-day Christmas holiday tour to Egypt with Respect Egypt Tours.
Experience the enchanting allure of Egypt during the festive season in sheer elegance.

Firstly, Indulge in the opulence of the Pyramids of Giza and enjoy a holiday Christmas tour.
After that, marvel at the Great Sphinx and explore the ancient Valley Temple.
Immerse yourself in the rich heritage at the Egyptian Museum.
Moreover, it is home to the world’s oldest Pharaonic art and monuments collection.
Your Egyptologist will accompany you through this Christmas holiday in Egypt, unveiling the secrets of each site.

Fly to Luxor, a historic city, and discover the magnificent Luxor Temple through a Christmas holiday tour.
Continue your holiday tour in Egypt at the colossal Karnak Temple, which is one of the largest religious complexes globally.

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Embark on a Christmas tour to the Valley of the Kings, where ancient pharaohs in Egypt found their eternal resting place.
Check out the amazing Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, featuring impressive colonnades and ramps carved into the mountainside.

Cruise along the Nile River, visiting the Temple of Horus in Edfu, dedicated to the falcon-headed god.
Also, the awe-inspiring Kom Ombo Temple is dedicated to both Horus and Sobek, the crocodile god.

In Aswan, behold the grandeur of the High Dam, witness the unfinished masterpiece of the Unfinished Obelisk, and explore the great Philae Temple.

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Enjoy luxurious accommodations and personalized service throughout your Christmas holiday, ensuring a truly memorable experience in Egypt.
Create cherished memories as you delve into Egypt’s timeless wonders on this wonderful 9-day Christmas holiday tour to Egypt.
In conclusion, Let Respect Egypt Tours guide you through the magic of Egypt’s past and present with this Christmas holiday tour.

Highlights

  • Pyramids of Giza
  • The Great Sphinx
  • Valley Temple
  • Egyptian Museum
  • Temples of Luxor
  • The Karnak temple
  • Valley of the Kings
  • Temple of Queen Hatshepsut
  • High Dam of Aswan
  • The Unfinished Obelisk
  • Philae Temple

Included/Excluded

  • Sightseeing as per the schedule.
  • Egyptologist guide.
  • All Services and Taxes.
  • A private air-conditioned vehicle.
  • Tickets for flights from Cairo to Luxor.
  • Accommodation at a 5* Hotel.
  • Transfers to and from your location are made
  • Entrance fees to all the places.
  • A bottle of water during the tour.
  • Tipping.
  • Insurance.
  • Tours optional.
  • Any personal items.
  • Drinks.

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Cairo

after arriving at Cairo airport safely, you will be greeted by a Respect Egypt Tours representative who will aid you with the immigration process and customs procedures.

Then you will be transferred by an air-conditioned vehicle to your 5 stars hotel in Cairo for check-in. Enjoy the 9-day Christmas holiday tour to Egypt.

Overnight: In a 5 stars hotel in Cairo.

Day 2: Cairo Sightseeing

You are going to start a fantastic tour with your Egyptologist guide. After taking your delicious breakfast, you will explore the most famed Pyramids of Giza: Khufu, Khafre, Menkaure, The Great Sphinx, and The Valley Temple, and then you will go ahead to visit The Egyptian Museum.

The Great Pyramid of Giza
One of the world's seven wonders here in Egypt. The building dates back 4500 years. It was built to be his tomb after his death.

The Khafra Pyramid
the second-largest of the three pyramids was built to be a tomb for the Khafra king after his death. It is designed primarily of limestone, with granite blocks used for the burial chamber and other inner parts of the structure.

The Menkaure Pyramid
The smallest of the three pyramids. The Menkaure Pyramid stands at 65 meters, less than half the height of the nearby Khafre Pyramid. It is constructed primarily of limestone, with pink granite used for the upper portions of the structure. The external of the pyramid features a series of distinctive horizontal courses, which give it a unique appearance compared to the other pyramids in Giza.

The Great Sphinx
A mythical creature with a lion's body and human-like head. There is a 2 The purpose of the Great Sphinx building. First, it was built to symbolize the Pharaoh's power and authority. Second, it has had a religious significance, serving as a guardian or protector of the nearby pyramids.

The Valley Temple
The Temple was specifically constructed as a location for rituals and ceremonies. It is widely believed that upon the Pharaoh's passing, their body would be transported to this site for the embalming procedure.

The Egyptian Museum
The Egyptian Museum is designed to host the world's oldest collection of Pharaonic art and monuments. The Egyptian Museum includes a vast array ranging from monumental statues and sarcophagi to delicate jewelry and papyrus scrolls. Some of the most famous artifacts on display include the treasures of Tutankhamun and the Narmer Palette.

By the end of this amazing tour with Respect Egypt Tours, you will be transported back to your hotel by an air-conditioned vehicle.

Overnight: In a 5 stars hotel in Cairo. | Meals: Breakfast - Lunch.

Day 3: Fly to Luxor

After waking up and enjoying breakfast, you will check out your hotel and fly to Luxor to continue your 9-day Christmas holiday tour to Egypt and explore two of Egypt's most significant historical sites with your Respect Egypt Tours' Egyptologist guide.

The Luxor Temple
It was built 3,400 years ago. The Temple was renowned for the god Amun and was a center for religious and political celebrations during the Pharaonic era. Luxor Temple is recognized for its impressive architecture and complicated carvings, which describe ancient Egyptian mythology and history.

The Karnak temple
It is one of the largest religious complexes in the world and was dedicated to the god Amun, his consort Mut, and their son Khonsu. The Karnak complex includes the obelisks, which were upstanding by assorted pharaohs, and the Sacred Lake, which was used for ritual purification. The Karnak Temple complex was a center of religious and political power in ancient Egypt.

After this unforgettable tour, you will be transferred to check in at your hotel by air-conditioned vehicle.

Overnight: In a 5 stars hotel in Luxor. | Flight: From Cairo to Luxor. | Meals: Breakfast - Lunch.

Day 4: Valley and Hatshepsut

Following breakfast, you will join your private Egyptologist guide from Respect Egypt Tours company in an air-conditioned vehicle to discover the famous Valley of The Kings and The Temple of Queen Hatshepsut.

The Valley of the Kings
The Valley is where ancient Pharaohs' tombs were found. The tombs protected the pharaohs' bodies and belongings and were a path to the afterlife. King Tutankhamun's tomb is the most famous one there.

The Temple of Queen Hatshepsut
The Temple is considered a masterpiece of ancient architecture. It was built during the 15th century BCE. It is considered one of the elegant examples of ancient Egyptian architecture, with its grand colonnades and ramps carved into the mountain.

Ending that day of the 9-day Christmas holiday tour to Egypt, you will safely be transported to your hotel by Respect Egypt Tours A/C vehicle.

Overnight: In a 5 stars hotel in Luxor. | Meals: Breakfast - Lunch.

Day 5: Free Day in Luxor

Spend the day at your leisure with plenty of exciting sights and experiences. You can customize your itinerary with Respect Egypt Tours to suit your interests and preferences. Take in the magnificent architecture, immerse yourself in the rich culture, or unwind and soak up the vibrant atmosphere of this stunning destination. The choice is yours, and our team at Respect Egypt Tours is here to support you every step of the way in this 9-day Christmas holiday tour to Egypt.

Overnight: In a 5 stars hotel in Luxor. | Meals: Breakfast - Lunch.

Day 6: Edfu and Kom Ombo Temples

After breakfast, you will check out your hotel in Luxor and start your trip with your private Egyptologist guide to take a Nile cruise to transport you from Luxor to Aswan to visit the Temple of Horus, one of the best-preserved temples in Egypt. Continue sailing to Kom Ombo temples.

The Edfu Temple
One of the most critical features of the Edfu Temple is the statue of Horus. The statue was believed to be the living personification of the god and was worshiped by the priests and the people.

The Kom Ombo Temple
It is an ancient Egyptian temple located in the city of Kom Ombo. It is dedicated to two gods: Horus, the falcon-headed god, and Sobek, the crocodile god. The Temple contains a birth house, where it was believed that Sobek was born, and a Nilometer, which was used to measure the level of the Nile River during flood season.

After finishing the tour with your Egyptologist, we will transfer you in an air-conditioned vehicle to your hotel to check in and relax.

Overnight: On a Nile Cruise. | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

Day 7: Aswan Sightseeing

Today, after enjoying breakfast, you will start an incredible trip that you will not be able to forget. You will explore the High Dam of Aswan, The Unfinished Obelisk, and The Philae Temple with your private Egyptologist guide.

The High Dam of Aswan
The High Dam was built to hold the Nile River outflow and extend electricity to Egypt. Before the dam was built, the Nile River would flood every year; these floods caused damage to homes, buildings, and infrastructure and made it difficult to predict the annual harvest.

The Unfinished Obelisk
A giant granite obelisk was left unfinished because of a crack in the stone during its construction process. Visitors to the Unfinished Obelisk can see the marks made by ancient tools on the stone and notice the intricate carvings and hieroglyphics.

The Philae Temple
Philae Temple has various buildings, such as the Temple of Isis and a temple dedicated to Horus. The temples have intricate carvings and hieroglyphics depicting ancient Egyptian mythology and daily life. The Propylon, a monumental gateway, was built during the reign of Augustus. The Propylon is adorned with large reliefs that describe the emperor and various Egyptian gods and goddesses.

We will end the tour here to let you rest and prepare for the next exciting day in Egypt.

Book now a 9-day Christmas holiday tour to Egypt, and enjoy the Christmas atmosphere in Egypt.

Overnight: On a Nile Cruise. | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

Day 8: Abu Simbel Day Trip

Today after enjoying breakfast. You will explore one of the most remarkable temples in Egypt with the Respect Egypt Tours Egyptologist guide.

Abu Simbel Temple
visitors are greeted by the towering statues of Ramesses II, which stand over 20 meters tall and guard the gateway to the temple complex. The walls and columns of the Temple are wrapped with scenes from Egyptian mythology and history, including photos of battles, religious rituals, and daily life.

Once you've enjoyed a delicious meal of traditional Egyptian cuisine, we'll get you back to your Nile Cruise.

Overnight: On a Nile Cruise | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

Day 9: Time to say goodbye

Once you finish your breakfast, you'll check out your Nile Cruise and be taken via air-conditioned transportation to Aswan International Airport for your departing flight. Don't miss out on the opportunity to book a 9-day Christmas holiday tour to Egypt during the holiday season for an unforgettable Christmas and New Year's experience with Respect Egypt Tours.

Meals: Breakfast.

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