8 Day Journey of a Lifetime Overview:

I put this tour together to give our guests the opportunity to see the historic sites and relax at the same time.  This tour includes a luxurious Nile Cruise to include visit to the Nubian Village in Aswan!! 

The tour begins in Luxor with a wonderful program  where you will experience the Great Karnak & Luxor temples, Valley of the Kings and more. You will sail on a luxurious Nile Cruise to Efdu, Kom Ombo and Aswan

Our tour will end in Cairo where you will experience one of the 7 wonders of the world, the Great Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx and Saqqara.  You will also get immersed in Egyptian culture at the Khan El Kahili Bazaar and Old Cairo.  

Prices Start From

$4000 pp

(Triple Occupancy)


Luxor |  Aswan | Cairo


> 4 Day Nile Cruise 
> 2 Nights in Aswan
> 2 Nights Cairo 

Services Included

> International & Intra Flights
> Hotels & Resorts
> Gourmet Meals
> Beverages w/ Meals
> Attraction Entrance Fees
> Transfers
> English Speaking Guides
> Professional Egyptologist
> Taxes & Service Fees


> Covid Testing
> Entrance inside Pyramids
> Travel Insurance
> Extra Excursions/ Activites
> Tips for Driver and Tour Guide

Attractions Included:

> Karnak Temple
> Luxor Temple
> Valley of the Kings
> Colossi of Memnon
> Queen Hatshepsut Temple
> Edfu Temple
> Kom Ombo Temple
> Philae Temple
> Aswan High Dam

> Unfinished Oeblisk
> Kitchener’s Island & Agha Khan
> Abu Simbel
> Nubian Village
> Pyramids of Giza
> The Great Sphinx
> Saqqara Necopolis
> Khan El Kahili Bazaar 
> The Hanging Church – Old Cairo


The answers to most common questions are listed below.  If you have more questions or require assistance, please contact me at matrellonamission@gmail.com or call me on What’sApp +1(470) 417-3108.

General Questions

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.


***  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.


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.

We recommend you purchase travel insurance for your trip. We have linked the 2 companies we currently use.

https://www.worldnomads.com/  Covers gadgets


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.

Payment Questions

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.