8 Day Journey of a Lifetime Overview:
There really are not enough words to describe what is in store for you on this trip. You will start your tour in Ancient Thebes (Luxor) the Ancient Egyptian capital, is known today as the world’s greatest open-air museum. You will sail the Nile, visit the majestic Karnak & Luxor Temples and marvel in The Valley of the Kings & Queens.
We will then transfer to a 5 Star resort in Hurghada which is a beautiful gem on the Red Sea. You can kick back and relax or party till you drop along with touring the most beautiful sites the city has to offer.
Our tour will end in Cairo where you will experience one of the 7 wonders of the world, the Great Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx. You will also get immersed in Egyptian culture at the Khan El Kahili Bazaar and Old Cairo.
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Luxor | Hurghada | Cairo
> 3 Nights in Luxor
> 2 Nights in Hurghada
> 2 Nights in Cairo
> International & Intra Flights
> Hotels & Resorts
> Gourmet Meals
> Beverages w/ Meals
> Attraction Entrance Fees
> English Speaking Guides
> Professional Egyptologist
> Taxes & Service Fees
> Covid Testing
> Entrance inside Pyramids
> Travel Insurance
> Extra Excursions/ Activites
> Tips for Driver and Tour Guide
> Karnak Temple
> Luxor Temple
> Habu Temple
> Valley of the Kings
> Colossi of Memnon
> Queen Hatshepsut Temple
> Egyptian Sunset Experience
> Pyramids of Giza
> The Great Sphinx
> Khan El Kahili Bazaar
> The Hanging Church – Old Cairo
> Hurghada Marina & Seafood Market
> Gefton Island
> Hurghada City Tour
August 2021 Tour
The answers to most common questions are listed below. If you have more questions or require assistance, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org or call me on What’sApp +1(470) 417-3108.
Covid19 Testing for return to the USA will be done in plenty of time to get your results before departure. The cost of the test is approximately 2000LE or $130
- Please be advised, the price for the test is subject to change.
COVID TEST REQUIREMENTS FOR ENTERING EGYPT
*** Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel. Alternatively, travelers to the United States may provide documentation from a licensed health care provider of having recovered from COVID-19 in the 90 days preceding travel. Check the CDC website for additional information and Frequently Asked Questions.
Please visit Travel.State.Gov for detailed information about the current status of visa services worldwide and restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Easy Visa Portal for Egypt: https://www.visa2egypt.gov.eg/eVisa/Home;jsessionid=CNwK5Hxoq1B5cgLS11b1zPp_qKcGuCZg8-2Sf9TW.pp-ui-01?VISTK=EBL5-VXSR-11C4-F47S-Z34L-MSTL-QNN3-PY3U-ZH8F-CDE1-SXQ9-WOHJ-9OBS-VI2Z-P1D3-HIDT
HOW TO APPLY FOR AN E-VISA: You have to create an e-Visa application at least 7 days before your departure.
VISA ON ARRIVAL: You can wait until you arrive in Cairo to get a VISA on arrival. I recommend you get the e-Visa to save time and energy because you will be changing planes in Cairo.
Entry requirements (on arrival)
– Passport valid for at least six months from arrival date
– e-Visa printout
– Travel itinerary
– Supporting letter e.g. letter from company or invitation letter for business/family visits.
– Hotel bookings/details about places to visit if going as tourist.
Egypt’s national currency is the Egyptian Pound, which comes in denominations of 1, 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, and 200 pound (geneh) notes. The smaller denominations, both in coin and paper form, are 25 and 50 Piasters (ersh), with 100 Piasters to every 1 Egyptian Pound.
The currency depicts the country’s ancient and very rich heritage, including Ramses II on the 50 Piaster note and the temples of Abu Simbel on the 1 Pound note.
Currency is readily available throughout the country with currency exchanges in just about every hotel and airport, as well as banks that can be easily navigated to using a simple Google search.
There is a foreign currency limit of approximately $10,000 (or its equivalent) and a local currency limit of 5,000 Egyptian Pounds that can be brought in or taken out of the country.
CURRENCY CAN BE CONVERTED AT THE AIRPORT BEFORE GOING THROUGH CUSTOMS. ATM’S ARE ALSO AVAILABLE IN EACH CITY IF YOU NEED TO GET ADDITIONAL FUNDS.
Upon entering the Arab Republic of Egypt, travelers should be aware of the following:
- Each traveler can only have a maximum of one liter of alcoholic drinks and 200 cigarettes, 25 cigars, or 200 grams of Tobacco.
- Goods not exceeding more than $200 from the duty-free shops within one month of arrival may be exempted from customs along with all personal effects, as long as it is for personal use.
- All firearms, including sporting guns, narcotics, drugs, cotton, and poultry are prohibited
- Precious items purchased in Egypt, such as Gold and Silver, can only be exported in small quantities if it is clear it is for personal use.
- Certified government health certificates are required in the event a traveler is accompanied by their pet, and is open to additional inspection by local veterinarians.
July 2021 tour – Your itinerary will be emailed 2 weeks before the trip begins.
All other tours will have itineraries emailed 30 days prior to the tour start date.
We accept major credit cards and PayPal payments on the website.
Payment plans are available for packages and to simply hold a spot. When choosing the payment plans option, choose the package you want to book and add it to the cart. Deposit payments of $1500 are required for the July 2021 tour. For tours later in the year and in to 2022, you can use the (Hold Spot) option and pay $500.
All final payments are due 2 weeks before the tour begins. If booking a later tour using the $500 option, a monthly payment is required to keep the booking active. Failure to make the monthly payment, or finalize the July 2021 tour within 2 weeks of the tour start date, all monies paid will be forfeited.