Egypt and Saudi Arabia Trip

13 Days

The price includes
  • Our representatives will warmly welcome you upon your arrival at the airport.
  • They will be available to assist you with any guest relations needs throughout your stay.
  • All of your transfers will be taken care of in a private air-conditioned vehicle.
  • You will also receive domestic flight tickets for your travel from Cairo to Luxor and from Aswan back to Cairo.
  • In Cairo, you will have the benefit of private sightseeing tours.
  • During your 3-night stay in Cairo, you will enjoy comfortable accommodation with daily breakfast included.
  • For the next leg of your journey, you will spend 4 nights on a luxurious 5-star Nile Cruise ship, where you will be provided with full board meals.
  • In Riyadh, you will have a 3-night stay with breakfast included, along with all applicable taxes.
  • On the cruise ship, you will join small group tours for sightseeing.
  • Similarly, during your 2-night stay in AlUla, you will have breakfast and dinner provided.
  • For your domestic flights between Riyadh and AlUla, you will be accommodated in economy class.
  • Throughout the program, all mentioned tours and sightseeing activities are included.
  • In each location, you will have the assistance of an English-speaking tour guide.
  • In Riyadh, there will be a local English-speaking guide to show you around.
  • In Al Aula, you will have spot guides who will join your group tours at Hegra, Dadan, and Ekmah Mountain.
  • For the rest of your tours in Saudi Arabia, an English-speaking driver will be at your service.
  • Entrance fees to all the sites mentioned in the itinerary are included.
  • Additionally, all meals mentioned in the itinerary will be provided for you.
  • Bottled water will be available during outings outside of the hotel or cruise ship.
  • Portage services will be provided as needed.
  • All service charges and taxes are also included in the package.
The price does not include
  • The entry visa into Egypt and Saudi Arabia
  • Any additional tours that are not mandatory
  • Personal expenses such as drinks consumed during meals, laundry services, phone calls, etc.
  • Tips for the guides, drivers, or any other form of gratuities.
  • Fees for camera usage at specific sights where it is permitted.
Starting From $3745
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Itinerary

When you arrive at Cairo International Airport, our tour manager will be there to greet you and provide assistance with obtaining your entry visa. From there, you will be accompanied to your hotel, where our tour manager will assist you with the check-in process and go over your itinerary to ensure that all pick-up times for your planned activities are confirmed. Enjoy a comfortable overnight stay in Cairo.

Start your day with a delicious and nourishing breakfast at your hotel. Your knowledgeable guide will accompany you to the Giza Plateau, where you will have the opportunity to marvel at one of the most awe-inspiring architectural wonders in the world - the Great Pyramids of Giza. Take a leisurely stroll or opt for a unique camel ride as you make your way towards the iconic Sphinx and the Valley Temple.

After immersing yourself in the splendour of the pyramids, indulge in a delectable lunch at an authentic Egyptian restaurant. Then, proceed to the Egyptian Museum, located in the heart of historic Downtown Cairo, overlooking the famous Tahrir Square. Here, you will have the chance to appreciate the magnificent ancient Egyptian artifacts and treasures that are on display.

If time permits, your next stop will be Khan El Khalili, Cairo's oldest bazaar, where you can experience the vibrant atmosphere and explore a wide range of traditional goods and handicrafts.

Conclude your day by returning to Cairo for an overnight stay.

Meal: Breakfast and Lunch

Start your day with breakfast at the hotel and complete the check-out process. Early in the morning, you will meet your tour manager at the hotel. They will accompany you to Cairo International Airport for your flight to Luxor.

Upon arrival in Luxor, you will receive assistance and be transferred to a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle to board the Salacia, a luxurious Nile cruise ship. The Salacia offers exceptional service, fine dining, and comfortable accommodations throughout your journey on the Nile.

Enjoy a delightful lunch on board before embarking on your first excursion in Upper Egypt, which includes a visit to Karnak Temple and Luxor Temple on the East Bank.

Afterwards, return to the cruise ship and savour a delectable dinner prepared with care. Spend the night aboard the cruise ship in Luxor.

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

Begin your day with a delightful breakfast on your cruise, surrounded by the serene waters of the Nile. Afterward, embark on a journey to discover the wonders of the West Bank in Luxor. Start by visiting the Royal Cemetery, where 62 Pharaohs were laid to rest. Explore the renowned Valley of the Kings and marvel at its ancient tombs.

Continue to the Mortuary Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, an architectural masterpiece dating back to the 15th century BCE. Conclude your day by admiring the imposing Colossi of Memnon. Once you've completed your West Bank excursions, return to your cruise and set sail towards Edfu while savoring a delectable lunch onboard.

Spend the rest of the day relaxing and taking advantage of the luxurious amenities offered by your cruise, such as indulging in afternoon tea, enjoying a massage, or unwinding in the Jacuzzi. Finish off the day with a delicious dinner onboard.

Overnight stay aboard your cruise in Edfu.

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

Start your day with a delectable breakfast on your cruise ship as you set sail towards Edfu. Upon arrival, venture out to visit the remarkable Edfu Temple, one of the most well-preserved temples from the Greco-Roman era, dedicated to the falcon-headed god Horus. Immerse yourself in the enchanting experience of a horse-drawn carriage ride to and from the temple, allowing you to witness the authentic local life in Upper Egypt.

Traverse through the tranquil and unhurried existence of the local farmers and fishermen, as you feast your eyes on the lush and fertile landscapes adorned with banana and date palm trees. After exploring the temple, return to your cruise ship and continue your journey to Kom Ombo, your next destination for the day.

Arriving at Kom Ombo, stroll through the town and mingle with the friendly locals until you reach the fascinating Kom Ombo temple.

This unique temple captivates with its two identical entrances, hypostyle halls, and sanctuaries. Take your time to explore this architectural marvel before returning to your cruise ship.

While sailing towards Aswan, indulge in a delicious lunch onboard. As the day draws to a close, savor a warm and mouth-watering dinner while surrounded by the serene waters of the Nile River.

Spend the night aboard your cruise ship in Aswan.

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

Begin your day with a delectable breakfast on board as you set sail towards the vibrant city of Aswan. Upon arrival, embark on a day of exploration in this captivating city, where you will encounter the warmest locals.

Begin your journey by visiting the immense Unfinished Obelisk, which still lies on its side in the ancient stone quarries of Egypt. Next, proceed to the enchanting Temple of Philae, a sacred sanctuary dedicated to the goddesses Isis and Hathor.

After your insightful visits, return to your cruise ship and indulge in a delightful dinner amidst the serene waters of the Nile. Spend the night aboard your cruise ship in Aswan.

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

Savor your final morning aboard the cruise ship, relishing a delectable breakfast while immersed in the serene waters of the Nile. Once breakfast is concluded, disembark from the cruise and proceed to Aswan Airport for your return flight to Cairo.

Upon arrival, you will be greeted and transferred to your hotel, marking the culmination of your journey through the Land of Pharaohs. Spend your last night in Cairo, embracing the essence of this historic destination.

Overnight stay in Cairo.

Optional Group excursion by Coach to Abu Simbel Temples is available at an additional cost of USD 89.

Meal: Breakfast

Start your day with a scrumptious breakfast served at your hotel before proceeding to Cairo International Airport for your flight to Riyadh.

Spend two nights in Riyadh.

Meal: Breakfast

Begin your day by visiting Diriyyah, a heritage-listed site located on the outskirts of Riyadh. It is believed to be the birthplace of the first Saudi state and is currently the residence of the royal family.

The sturdy mud-brick walls once protected a prosperous desert city that was a center of culture and trade. In 1745, it was designated as the capital, laying the groundwork for the unified Saudi Arabia we know today. Stroll through the old town to admire the ancient ruins, including the magnificent palace, houses, and marketplace. Next, make your way to Masmak Fort in Riyadh's historic quarter. This fort was built during the reign of Abdullah bin Rashid in 1895 A.D.

Afterward, explore Dirah Souq, a market renowned for its vibrant textiles, from silk to luxurious pashminas, before pausing for lunch. In the afternoon, embark on a guided tour of the National Museum, a national treasure and World Heritage Site.

The museum showcases eight galleries that narrate the complete history of Arabia, from the creation of the universe to the present day. Conclude your day at Murabba Palace, constructed by King Abdul Aziz in 1937. This family residence was built using local materials and exemplifies traditional Arabian architecture.

Meal: Breakfast and Lunch

Flight Start your day by heading to the airport for your flight to Al-Ula in the northwest. Once you arrive, take the opportunity to explore the fascinating Madain Saleh, which is included in the World Heritage list.

This ancient city, known as 'Al Hegra' in the past, was an important stop along a highly lucrative trade route. Covering an area of 2000 square meters, the site is filled with historical artifacts and tombs carved into the rocks. During your visit, make sure to see the Nabatean Well, Qasr Al Bint, Diwan Tomb, Al Farid Palace, and the well-preserved railway station.

Enjoy a delicious lunch at a local restaurant during your tour. If time allows, make your way to Harrat Uairedh, the highest point in town, where you can admire breathtaking panoramic views of the surrounding landscape. Savor the sunset from this stunning vantage point while sipping on traditional Arabic coffee or tea and enjoying some delicious dates.

Afterward, return to your hotel in AlUla for a two-night stay. 

Meal: Breakfast and Dinner.

Join your Guide in the hotel lobby to begin your full-day adventure in AlUla. Experience the marvels of Dadan and Jabal Ikmah, both listed as World Heritage sites. Jabal Ikmah is often referred to as a vast open-air library, housing the largest collection of diverse inscriptions in AlUla.

Dadan served as the capital of the Dadan and Lihyan kingdoms, and its well-preserved stone city holds a rich history dating back to the 9th and 8th centuries BCE. The city is also adorned with more than ten tombs carved into the red-rock cliffs, among which the renowned 'Lion Tombs' stand out. These tombs feature seated lion sculptures, serving as markers for the burial grounds of esteemed members of society.

After exploring the mountains, venture into the Old Town to delve into the historical roots of Al-Ula and take a leisurely stroll through the Oasis and local farms. Get acquainted with a local family and enjoy a refreshing cup of tea with them. Once you've recharged, head towards the iconic 'Elephant Rock'. Finally, return to the hotel for an overnight stay in AlUla.

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

Start your day with breakfast at the hotel and take some time to relax and enjoy the hotel amenities. Afterwards, you will be transferred to Al-Ula airport for your domestic flight back to Riyadh.

Upon arrival in Riyadh, a private transfer will be provided to take you to your hotel for check-in and overnight stay. Enjoy a delicious breakfast as part of your meal package.

Meal: Breakfast

On the thirteenth day, it is time to say goodbye to Riyadh. Complete the checkout process at the hotel and proceed to transfer to Riyadh airport for your departure flight back home.

Prices
Egypt & Saudi 13 days
May - September

  • $ 3745Per person in Double Room
  • $ 5165One Person Traveling Alone
October - April

  • $ 4125Per Person in Double Room
  • $ 5535One Person Traveling Alone

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