Alexander the Great

Package Highlights:

  • Route:Cairo - Alexandria
  • Duration: 7 Days / 6 Nights

Package Details:

Day 01: Arrival

  • Welcome to Cairo! Your tour begins when you are greeted by our representative who will assist you through immigration and customs formalities.
  • After you have collected your luggage he will then take you, in our deluxe vehicle, to your Cairo hotel.

Day 02: Cairo

  • Delicious breakfast at the hotel, followed by a full day tour. 
  • In the morning you will be accompanied to see the Pyramids of Giza and the Great Sphinx: the most famous monuments of not only ancient Egypt, but of the entire ancient world! These massive stone structures were built around 4,500 years ago on a rocky desert plateau close to the Nile.  
  • After lunch you will be taken to the Papyrus Institute where you will see how the ancient Egyptians made this forerunner to today’s paper; have a go at making it yourself; and get the opportunity to look at some fantastic examples of papyrus art, with no obligation to buy.
  • After we finish back to hotel, free time and overnight 

Day 03: Cairo

  • After breakfast you will be taken to the Egyptian Museum: gaze at the wonders of King Tutankhamen, including his golden death mask; stare upon the mummies of some of Egypt’s ancient pharaohs (optional); lose yourself in the many rooms and galleries, where thousands of artefacts are awaiting your visit.
  • After lunch, at a local restaurant, you will be taken to the Citadel of Saladin, the fortress built between 1176 and 1183 AD, to protect Cairo from the Crusaders and rebuilt by Muhammad Ali Pasha, whose mosque is a “must see”. From here you will be taken on a tour of Cairo famous Churches, including: The Hanging Church and the Church of St. George the Martyr, 2 churches built into the walls of the Fort of Babylon and its remains could be Cairo’s oldest structures; and the Church of Abu Serga (St. Sergius), where, it is said, the Holy Family took shelter in a cave, with the church being erected her to commemorate this. This whole area is a world famous destination for Pilgrims.
  • At the end of this exciting day you will be accompanied back to your hotel.

Day 04: Alexandria

  • Early breakfast at the hotel followed by a drive, in our air-conditioned vehicle, to Alexandria. (220 KMs approx 3 hours driving) Your visit to this beautiful city, originally built by Alexander the Great, includes a trip into the catacombs (Kom el Shoqafa), where the early Christians were buried; the Roman Amphitheatre, which every town in the ancient Roman Empire had; the Alexandria National Museum, built in a former palace and now houses almost 2000 artefacts which tell the story of the city, including the recent finds from the sunken part of the city
  • Lunch will be supplied at a local restaurant in the middle of this exciting tour, and at the end of the day you will be accompanied to your hotel in Alexandria, free time and overnight 

Day 05: Alexandria And Cairo

  • After breakfast you will be taken to the Montazah Gardens, a private park where world leaders often meet, 150 acres of numerous trees, palms, and flowers which overlook many bays and beaches.
  • After lunch you will be driven back to Cairo.

Day 06: Cairo

  • Breakfast and then off to the Khan El Khalili Bazaar to experiment with your haggling skills. 
  • In the evening there is a farewell Nile cruise dinner, which lasts for 2 hours, sailing on the Nile with Folkloric Shows and Belly Dancers. At the end of this cruise you will be driven back to your hotel. 

Day 07: Final Departure

  • Your final day starts with breakfast at the hotel followed by check-out. You will then be transferred to the airport for your final departure.

Package Include:

  • 5 night’s accommodation in Cairo at a 5 star hotel on bed and breakfast basis
  • 1 night’s accommodation in Alexandria at a 5 star hotel on half board basis (breakfast and dinner included)
  • All transfers as per above mentioned program
  • Private English speaking Egyptologist guides as per the itinerary
  • Entrance fees for all sightseeing
  • All applicable taxes
  • Private and deluxe air conditioned vehicle for all transportation
  • Meals: 6 breakfasts + 5 lunches + 2 dinners
  • Arrival/departure assistance
  • Luggage handling at airports and hotels

Package Exclude:

  • International airfare
  • Entry Visa
  • Beverages during meals
  • Personal Travel Insurance
  • Any other items which are not included in the above package
  • Tipping for guides, driver, Nile cruise crew, etc…
  • Personal expenses (laundry, telephone calls, etc...)

Package Price:

Per Person In 5 Star Package Double Room: 699 USD

  • Above prices are WITHOUT international airfare
  • Above prices are applicable all year: except for the Easter and Christmas periods.
  • A private tour with private guide and private transportation

Package Terms & Conditions:

  • Prices are net. All prices are subject to reconfirmation and accommodation is subject to availability on confirmation.
  • All reservations must be forwarded via email, and reconfirmed by us via email.
  • Any amendment to confirmed service will be charged extra for each amendment.
  • For all services, a no show fee is 100%.
  • All unused services will not be refunded.
  • In case of cancellation or amendment any extra charge applied by supplier will be levied on the customer.

Children Policy

  • Child up to 6 years (only airfare charged (100 USD) 
  • Child from 6 to 11 years 50% discount of adult fare 


  • Cruise program could be changed due to cruise line program or navigational circumstances; but the visits will remain the same.
  • We will not pay expenses caused by force majeure reasons and by factors beyond our control; e.g. flight delays, roadblocks, political disturbances, natural calamities etc.
  • The above is only an offer and we are not holding any booking.
  • Booking would be subject to availability once confirmed by you along with the date of travel and guest details.