This itinerary allows you to experience the wonderful array of Pharaohnic temples and artefacts around Cairo, Luxor and Aswan, without including a Nile cruise. You begin in Cairo, exploring a range of stunning temple complexes, before contextualising all this with a visit to the gloriously disorganised Cairo Museum. After a short flight down to Luxor, you will be shown the miraculous tombs and temples of the East and West Banks. Your overland transfer to Aswan includes more historical highlights, before you finish off with a couple of days relaxing in Egypt's most laid back city.
Explore the Pyramids of Giza, Saqqara and Dashur.
Discover the temples and tombs of Luxor's West Bank.
Visit the lesser known temples of Edfu and Kom Ombo.
Take in the varied antiquities in Cairo Museum.
Relax and visit Philae Temple in Aswan.
Explore the temples of Karnak and Luxor on the East Bank.
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Day 1 Cairo
International outbound flight , Cairo
Day 2 Cairo
Day 3 Cairo
Day 4 Luxor
Day 5 Luxor
Day 6 Luxor
Day 7 Aswan
Day 8 Aswan
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