A Vacation You Won’t Forget | Where to Go in Egypt Trips
The most exciting thing about where to go in Egypt tours is the endless possibilities. The country on its own has managed to impress many travelers around the world who are curious about Egypt’s history and its significance.
The Egyptian wonders are here to stay and what better way to truly enjoy them than traveling for a week across this spectacular Mediterranean country.
Because of the booming tourism sectors, there are several companies available to guide travelers to choose the perfect package according to their time and expectations. Among the many Egyptian Tour Packages available, one of the most popular is the 7 Day Private Tour through some of Egypt’s most loved sites.
Their Egypt tailor-made tours allow travelers to discover the magic surrounding the Great Pyramids and the feeling of the Ancient Egypt. Even with our extensive experience in traveling, Egypt still one of these countries where we enjoy having a private Egyptologist guide to share the hidden secrets of the country with us.
And the experience of Osiris Tours in this type of tours is undeniable. Besides the experience, you will also appreciate the personal details, the private immigration process when you arrive at the airport, the 24/7 support at your disposal and of course our luxury hotels with incredible views. What else will you need?
Here are the Highlights of the 7 Day Travel itinerary with Osiris Tours
Day 1 – Hitting the Ground and getting some Rest When arriving in Cairo, one of the team from Osiris Tours will be waiting for the expected travelers to help them through the immigration process, pick up their bags and guide them to their private chauffeur. After leaving the airport, the travelers are dropped in Giza at the 5 star hotel, Mena House. It is one of the best Egypt’s historic hotels.
This first night is about regaining energy after a long trip, relaxing at one of the bar to have a drink or dine while watching the Great Pyramids. The hotels itself holds a history and the marks of Ancient Egypt are everywhere to be found.
Day 2 – History, Personal Service and Pyramid Adventures
With your Egyptologist, you will learn about the history of the Great Pyramids and its entry, the Sphinx and the Solar Boat. The Djoser Step Pyramid is in Saqqara where you will be heading after the Great Pyramids.
You will have to keep in mind that this day is full with the history of Egypt. After Saqqara, you will be heading to the place that saw the birth of the ancient Egyptian civilization, Memphis. After that, you can relax and enjoy lunch in one of the local restaurants. Check out our article about best restaurants in Cairo here.
After all your adventures, you can choose to ride a horse or camel to enjoy the sunset around the desert and head to the restaurant for a dinner with an incredible view of the Great Pyramids.
Day 3 – The Nile like you have never seen it before
It is time to flight to Aswan. Again, Osiris representative will take care of everything from your transfer to the airport to the pick-up at your arrival. In Aswan, You will be visiting the Philae Island on your private boat, sightseeing the High Dam, the Obelisk and the Nile. Check out our first timer’s guide to Aswan here.
In the afternoon, your private guide will pick you up for your Nile cruise with a felucca where you will get to see the city of Aswan and its rich history. You will also get the opportunity to learn more about the history of the Nubian monuments and Nubian People as well.
After your cruise, you can head to your 5 star cruise. Here you can relax and enjoy your dinner cruise and your Nubian show. Check out our guide on how to choose the best Nile cruise in Egypt here.
Day 4 – Ancient Temples and Authentic Hospitality
While enjoying your cruise, you will be heading from Aswan to Luxor to explore the Kom Ombo temple while having your breakfast on the sundeck of the boat.
After that, you will get to discover the Edfu temple where your private Egyptologist guide will tell you everything about the area. Close your night with a Galabya party while cruising through the night.
Day 5 – Luxor. A City of Egyptian Mystery
Once in Luxor, you will spend the day with your private guide visiting temples and the West Bank of Luxor, from the North to the East. Luxor is the perfect place to truly enjoy Egyptian culture and identity.
Day 6 – History and Culture
Here again, the Osiris representatives will pick you up from your Nile Cruise to the Airport.
Once in Cairo, you will spend your day visiting some of the best Egypt museums with your private tour guide, eat at local restaurants and try some of the best Egyptian food then on to explore the bazaars around Khan Kahlili to experience the old city of Cairo. Head after that to your hotel, The Fairmont Nile City, located right by the River Nile.
Day 7 – Safe Travel and Wonderful Memories
Your private chauffeur will pick you up for the airport and assist you until you board. It does not matter how many times we have been to Egypt, the country never gets old and we never get bored. Egypt is safe and the tour is a great and easy way to get a glimpse of this magnificent part of the world. Check out our most recent guide regarding safety and traveling to Egypt here.
Mahmoud is the owner and operator of Osiris Tours. Osiris Tours offers custom private guided tours to Egypt, Morocco, Turkey, Jordan, Dubai, and more. The flexibility of Osiris’s offerings result in custom-made journeys that are designed carefully to deliver personalized and different travel experience like no other company.