Explore the Egyptian culture with this eight-day private tour. We will travel to various villages, towns and cities to experience the real local traditions, culture and daily life.
You will be met by your guide upon your arrival in Cairo. Spend the night at a local hotel. In the morning, we will tour the Great Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx before a guided tour of the Egyptian Museum. We will catch an overnight sleeping train to Aswan.
Upon arrival in Aswan, we will explore the area before visiting a Nubian village and enjoying a home-cooked dinner with a local family. After a good night’s rest at an Aswan hotel, we spend the day exploring Aswan. We may even be able to visit the magnificent temples of Abu Simbel. Have another overnight stay at your hotel.
The next day will be an adventure as we sail the Nile on a felucca with a support boat. We will sleep onboard under the stars as we head to Kom Ombo. In the morning, enjoy a guided visit to Kom Ombo Temple, before driving to Luxor.
In the morning, we will travel by donkey and visit the Colossi of Memnon, Valley of the Kings and the Temple of Hatshepsut. Perhaps a visit to the Temple of Karnak and Luxor will be possible. Enjoy a lunch with a local family at their restaurant on the West Bank of the Nile. At night, we will catch an overnight sleeping train to Cairo.
We will have breakfast once we arrive in Cairo and end the tour.