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Great Egyptian Culture and History Tour

Cairo, Alexandria, Luxor, Hurghada

October 20-29, 2024

 

We are embarking on a journey to meet the unique heritage of thousands of years of

history!

  • Giza Pyramids

  • Cairo Museum

  • Alexandria

  • Luxor and Karnak Temples

  • Valley of the Kings and Queens

  • And much more...

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Great Egyptian Culture and History Tour

Cairo, Alexandria, Luxor, Hurghada

20 - 29 October, 2024

Are you ready to get acquainted with the unique heritage of Ancient Egyptian history?

You can collect unforgettable memories in this magnificent country, the cradle of civilization. Here are the main stops you will see on this unique tour:

Cairo: We start our tour in Cairo, the capital and largest city of Egypt. Cairo will captivate you with its streets filled with historical traces, its enchanting structures, and its lively atmosphere.

     The Egyptian Museum: This museum, home to the world's most comprehensive collection of ancient Egyptian artefacts, will transport you thousands of years back. It houses treasures of Tutankhamun, mummies, and countless other precious artefacts.

     Giza Pyramids: One of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, the Giza Pyramids are among humanity's greatest architectural achievements. Don’t miss the chance to see the pyramids of Khufu, Khafre, and Menkaure, as well as the Great Sphinx up close.

Alexandria: After Cairo, we head to Alexandria, the port city founded by Alexander the Great. This city is renowned for its historical structures from the Hellenistic period and its magnificent beaches.

     The Library of Alexandria: One of the largest libraries of the ancient world, the Library of Alexandria now serves as a modern cultural centre. Here, you can see collections of historical artefacts and manuscripts.

     Qaitbay Citadel: Built in the 15th century, this fortress stands at the entrance of Alexandria's harbour and is one of the historical defence structures.

Luxor: Luxor, rich in history and culture, is built on the ruins of the ancient Egyptian capital of Thebes. This city is filled with ancient temples and monuments.

     Luxor Temple: Located on the banks of the Nile River, this temple is considered one of Egypt’s most important religious centres. Illuminated at night, the temple offers a mystical atmosphere.

     Karnak Temple: The largest ancient temple complex in the world, Karnak is famous for its impressive columns, statues, and massive structures. Dedicated to Amun-Ra, this temple was one of Egypt's most important religious centres.

     Valley of the Kings and Queens: The Valley of the Kings and Queens, one of Egypt's most significant archaeological sites, is home to the tombs of pharaohs and nobles.

     Valley of the Kings: This valley, which includes the tomb of Tutankhamun, houses the tombs of many pharaohs and important figures. The detailed hieroglyphs and wall paintings in the tombs provide insights into ancient Egyptian life.

     Valley of the Queens: Located near the Valley of the Kings, this valley contains the tombs of queens and royal family members. The most notable tomb is that of Nefertari, the wife of Ramses II.

     Deir El Bahri: Located on both the east and west banks, these temples were used for royal rituals and religious ceremonies.

On this enchanting tour, you will explore the mysterious world of ancient Egypt and witness the splendour of thousands of years ago. Join the Great Egypt Culture and History Tour to embark on a journey into the depths of history and see the oldest traces of civilization. Don’t miss this unforgettable experience!

 

SUMMARY TOUR PROGRAMME

October 20, 2024 - Alanya - Antalya - İstanbul - Cairo

October 21,  2024 - Giza Pyramids Tour

October 22,  2024 - Cairo Tour

October 23,  2024 - Alexandria Tour 

October 24,  2024 - Alexandria Tour 

October 25,  2024 - Alexandria - Cairo - Luxor

October 26,  2024 - Luxor Temples Tour 

October 27, 2024 - Luxor Valley of Kings and Queens Tour

October 28, 2024 - Luxor - Hurghada Transfer

October 29, 2024 - Hurghada - Antalya - Alanya

DETAILED TOUR PROGRAMME   

20.10.2024

We set off for our Egypt Tour with our Alanya-Antalya transfer at 15.00. Arriving at Cairo SPX after an Antalya-İstanbul transit flight, we check-in our hotel.

ACCOMMODATION: CAIRO -  JAZ OASIS PYRAMIDS HOTEL 4*

21.10.2024

After the breakfast taken at hotel, we are setting off for visit points in our vehicle at 09:00

Giza Necropolis; Cheops, Kahfre, Menkaure

Great Sphinx of Giza

Entry fees and lunch is included in the price. Entry to the pyramid structure is extra.

ACCOMMODATION: CAIRO -  JAZ OASIS PYRAMIDS HOTEL 4*

 

22.10.2024

After breakfast at the hotel, we are setting off for visit points in our vehicle at 09.00.  

Egyptian Civilization Museum

Cairo Museum

Selahaddin Castle

Mohammed Ali Mosque

El Azhar El Hüseyin Mosque

Han El-Halili 

Entry fees and lunch is included in the price.

 ACCOMMODATION: CAIRO -  JAZ OASIS PYRAMIDS HOTEL 4*

 

23.10.2024

After breakfast at the hotel, we are setting off for Alexandria visit in our vehicle at 09.00.  

Pompey's Pillar

Catacombs – Kom es-Shoqafa Underground Tombs

Entry fees and lunch is included in the price.

ACCOMMODATION: ALEXANDRIA: HILTON CORNICHE HOTEL 5*

 

24.10.2024

After breakfast at the hotel, we are setting off for visit points in our vehicle at 09:00.  

Montazah Palace

Library of Alexandria

Alexandria Lighthouse

Qaitbay Citadel

Sidi Morsi Abu Al-Abbas Mosque

Royal Jewelry Museum

Timthal Sa’ad Zaghlül Monument

Entry fees and lunch is included in the price.  

ACCOMMODATION: ALEXANDRIA: HILTON CORNICHE HOTEL 5*

 

25.10 2024 

After breakfast at the hotel, we are setting off for Cairo Airport in our vehicle at 08:00 From here we are flying to Luxor city. After the transfer from Luxor airport to the hotel, we are going to have free time.

ACCOMMODATION: LUXOR: SONESTA ST. GEORGE HOTEL 5*

26.10.2024

After breakfast at the hotel, we are setting off for visit points in our vehicle at 09:00.  

Karnak Temple

Luxor Temple

Luxor Museum

Mummy Museum

Entry fees and lunch is included in the price.

ACCOMMODATION: LUXOR: SONESTA ST. GEORGE HOTEL 5*

 

27.10.2024

After breakfast at the hotel, we are setting off for visit points in our vehicle at 08:00.  

Valley of the Kings

Valley of the Queens

Hatshepsut Temple

Colossi of Memnon

Medinat Habu

Entry fees and lunch is included in the price; in the Kings valley only 3 claims are included in the price for kings’ tombs. More tomb visits and Tutankhamun tomb is extra. If it is open in the valley of Queens, Nefertari and other burial sections are extra charged to visit.

ACCOMMODATION: LUXOR: SONESTA ST. GEORGE HOTEL 5*

 

28.10.2024

After breakfast at the hotel, we set off for Hurghada city in our vehicle at 09:30. Our hotel in Hurghada is a coastal one. We are going to have free time when we arrive.  

ACCOMMODATION: HURGHADA: CONTINENTAL HOTEL 5* (Dinner included)

 

29.10.2024

As we are having an early morning flight ( 01:30 ) back to Türkiye, we are setting off for  Hurghada. Pegasus flight departing at 03:50 from HURGHADA and arriving at05:50 in ANTALYA.

 

TOUR PRICE: 1965 EUR 

Single Supplement: 360 EUR

There's a tipping culture in Egypt . Before the tour begins 70 EUR  amount of tips is taken to be given to the captains, guides.

The transfers in our tour will be done with modern air-conditioned vehicles with a capacity of 45-50 people. The participant quota is 32 people.

 

TOUR PRICE INCLUDES:

Accommodation  9 nights at 4* and 5* hotels

Breakfasts taken at the hotels

Lunches

Cairo – Luxor flight ticket

Museum and historical sites entry fees

All transfers in Egypt

Professional guidance in English language

Agency company

Flight tickets

Alanya - Antalya Airport  transfer

Antalya - İstanbul flight ticket PEGASUS 19:30 - 20:50

İstanbul - Cairo flight ticket PEGASUS 23:50 - 02:00

Hurghada - Antalya flight ticket PEGASUS 03:50 - 05:50

Antalya Airport - Alanya transfer

 

TOUR PRICE EXCLUDES:

Dinners

Extra entry fees expressed in the tour programme for the special visit points

PAYMENT PLAN:

500 EUR  prepayment is needed for a reservation.

Second prepayment:  1 Ağustos 2024 

The rest payment:  1 Eylül 2024

There will be a 100 EUR discount for the full payments until  June 20, 2024

You can pay by credit card, bank transfer or in cash.  

 

THE FLIGHT DETAILS FROM İZMİR

İzmir - İstanbul flight ticket PEGASUS 19:45 - 20:55

İstanbul – Cairo flight ticket  PEGASUS 23:50 - 02:00

Hurghada - Antalya flight ticket PEGASUS 03:50 - 05:50

Antalya - İzmir flight ticket SUNEXPRESS 09:10 - 10:15

THE FLIGHT DETAILS FROM İSTANBUL

İstanbul - Cairo flight ticket PEGASUS 23:50 - 02:00

Hurghada - Antalya - İstanbul flight ticket PEGASUS 03:50 - 09:25

Hurghada - İstanbul flight ticket PEGASUS 04:40 - 07:30

Reservation and Contact Info:

Yavuz Selim SAYAN 05347363429

Ali GÜLTEKİN 05325907637

E-mail: hello@yesidotravel.com

Web Page: https://www.yesidotravel.com/en/egypt

Bank Account:

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Garanti Bankası - Turkish Lira

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