Explore the ancient cities of Cairo and Alexandria, take a luxurious cruise in the Nile River from Aswan to Luxor and unwind on the beach at Hurghada.
Fly to Cairo and start your Egyptian adventure by exploring the capital Cairo and the iconic pyramids and Great Sphinx at nearby Giza. Travel to the ancient port of Alexandria for the next leg of your Egyptian experience. Fly to Aswan and cruise down the River Nile in luxury to Luxor, where the Valley of the Kings wait to be explored. Hurghada is the perfect beach resort to relax and unwind at the end of your awesome Egyptian adventure.
CAIRO & GIZA
Egypt’s sprawling capital,Cairo, (photo above) is set on the Nile River. At its heart is Tahrir Square and the vast Egyptian Museum, a trove of antiquities including royal mummies and gilded King Tutankhamun artifacts. Nearby Giza is the site of the iconic pyramids and Great Sphinx, dating to the 26th century BC (photo below).
SLEEP AT THE GABRIEL HOTEL
Beautiful and luxurious boutique hotel. The Gabriel Hotel is a luxury award winning boutique hotel situated in one of Cairo's most affluent districts, Heliopolis. The Gabriel's design is inspired by the classical era and is decorated with warm colours. The interior of this 21-room, four-suite hotel was designed by Nuaman Soufraki, his distinctive style is evident everywhere. Reproductions of luxury interiors are done so beautifully guests would not want to leave.
EAT AT AL KHAL EGYPTIAN CUISINE
Authentic Egyptian dining experience. Throughout the centuries, Egyptian cuisine has been part of the country’s heritage, history and romantic past. At Al Khal, the finest authentic Egyptian dishes and delights are brought to you in a classic setting with a modern twist and traditionally perfect service. Enjoy the tastes and flavours of the ages created for you.
PLAY AT EXCURSION CAIRO DAY TOUR
Excellent tours to explore the secrets of Egypt. Excursion Cairo Day Tour have over 14 years of Tourism hospitality experience with a team of Egyptologies ...born in the land of the pharaohs. A team who enjoy meeting new people, and love passing their knowledge. They are specialized in Ancient Egyptian, Greco-Roman, Coptic and Islamic History, Arts, Monuments and Religions.
ALEXANDRIA (219 KM FROM CAIRO)
Alexandria was an important city of the ancient world. For more than two thousand years, it was the largest city in Egypt and was its capital for almost half of that time. During the Hellenistic period, it was home to a lighthouse ranking among the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World as well as a storied library. Today the library is reincarnated in the disc-shaped, ultramodern Bibliotheca Alexandrina. The city also has Greco-Roman landmarks, old-world cafes and sandy beaches. Its 15th-century seafront Qaitbay Citadel is now a museum.
SLEEP AT PARADISE INN - WINDSOR PALACE HOTEL
Historic Hotel on the waterfront. Windsor Palace Hotel is a historic hotel, dating back to the early 20th century and is located right on Alexandria's waterfront. Windsor Palace Hotel offers 77 elegant rooms rooms with hand-decorated high ceilings. Each has a balcony, satellite TV and free Wi-Fi. Individually controlled air conditioning is standard in all rooms.
SLEEP AT PARADISE INN - BEACH RESORT
Excellent location. Paradise Inn Beach Resort overlooks Maamoura beach and is only 14km from the airport of Alexandria. Paradise Inn Beach Resort offers 60 rooms with spa baths and balconies. All the air-conditioned rooms feature a private bathroom with hairdryer. Each of the rooms has satellite TV and a mini bar.
SLEEP AT PARADISE INN - LE METROPOLE HOTEL
Heritage hotel in prime location. Le Metropole Hotel is classified as "Heritage" Hotel, located in the heart of Alexandria Business and Embassies district,within quick and easy reach of Bibliotheaca Alexandria, ten minutes from the airport, overlooking the old harbor and the Mediterranean Sea. The hotel was built in 1902,offering a unique "Boutique" Hotel with the elegant prestigious european finishings.
EAT AT BALBAA VILLAGE
Excellent grills and local cuisine. Balbaa Village was established in 1980 and is an authentic Egyptian meat and barbeque Restaurant. This is not a tourist restaurant – guests will be surrounded by locals when you dine here. Because the original restaurant is so popular they also have several other restaurants in the city – but be sure you go to the original one.
PLAY AT ALEX CITY TRAVEL
Amazing shore excursion and sightseeing trips. Alex City Travel is based in Alexandria, Egypt , and has 23 years of experience in the travel industry and more than 10 000 happy clients. They offer a wide range of travel experiences for every travelers’ budget; shore excursion packages from every port in Egypt, private specialized day tours, Nile cruises, and excellent quality fleet of vehicles that offer most comfortable and safe transfers all over Egypt,comprehensive tour packages and group trips large or small throughout Egypt and abroad.
FLY TO ASWAN & MOVE WITH THE OBEROI LUXURY NILE CRUISERS TO LUXOR
Welcome to the River Nile. See the wonders of ancient Egypt unfold before your eyes on The Oberoi Zahra, Luxury Nile Cruiser. Let Them guide you around magnificent temples and five thousand years of culture. For your on board entertainment, the cruises also offer nightly traditional dance and music performances. To ensure a truly memorable experience, they offer a limited number of luxury accommodations, all day fine dining and personalised spa treatments. Coupled with a sincere, courteous attention to your every need for an unmistakably Oberoi experience.
LUXOR & THE VALLEY OF THE KINGS
Luxor (photo above) is a city on the east bank of the Nile River in southern Egypt. It's on the site of ancient Thebes, the pharaohs’ capital at the height of their power, during the 16th–11th centuries B.C. Today's city surrounds 2 huge, surviving ancient monuments: graceful Luxor Temple and Karnak Temple, a mile north. The royal tombs of the Valley of the Kings and the Valley of the Queens are on the river’s west bank (photo below).
SLEEP AT ACHTI RESORT LUXOR
Beautiful setting. Offering the largest panoramic view of the Nile in Luxor, the Achti Resort Luxor is superbly located in a quiet and secluded eight acres of lush tropical gardens in the heart of Luxor. The newly renovated resort lies on the East bank of the Nile River, just seven miles from the airport and walking distance from the city centre. It is the ideal base to explore the Nile and the surrounding countryside. Relish every moment of your day at Achti Resort Luxor.
Amazing local food with a view. Al Sahaby Lane restaurant is an authentic Egyptian restaurant in the heart of Luxor city, with a fantastic atmosphere serving fresh homemade food. Al Sahaby Lane Restaurant was opened in the 1930's by the great grandfather of the Al-Sahaby family. Since opening, the restaurant grew to be the most popular in the city and is recommended by many international guide books and magazines. Due to its popularity amongst tourists and locals alike, the street was renamed after the founding family in appreciation from the governor of Luxor.
PLAY AT SHOW YOU EGYPT
Amazing tours in Egypt. Show You Egypt provides tours throughout Egypt, whether you are looking for sightseeing tours, shore excursions, holiday packages, vacations, cheap or budget tours to Egypt, they have various options for travelers to choose from. Show you Egypt are dedicated to providing the best service to their customers. They will make sure that they fulfill your holiday exactly as you want it to be.
HURGHADA (300KM FROM LUXOR)
Hurghada is a beach resort town stretching some 40km along Egypt’s Red Sea coast. It’s renowned for scuba diving, and has numerous dive shops and schools in its modern Sekalla district. There are many restaurants, bars and nightclubs, while the old town, El Dahar, is home to traditional Egyptian coffee shops and souks. Hurghada’s long stretch of sandy beach is lined with resort hotels.
Five Star Beach Luxury. The Oberoi Bech Resort Sahl Hasheesh spanning on 48 acres on the Red Sea shore, this all suite hotel has been carefully designed to allow guests space. It features high domed ceilings and is bathed in natural light and dotted with traditional design elements from the auspicious eight pointed star to neoclassic columns and handcrafted lanterns. Classical touches that add a distinctive sense of place.
Affordable luxury in a superb Red Sea setting. Set in extensive landscaped grounds, this luxury hotel leads you from pool to beach to sea in one beautiful vista. With Premier's unique Ultra All Inclusive standards, you can dine in one of seven different restaurants, enjoy a relaxing drink in numerous bars or swim and play in a choice of pools or on the private beach. Each evening entertainment is offered or spend some quality time in the hotel's spa facilities.
EAT AT MAZAGOUNA
Authentic Middle Eastern flavours. MazaGouna is Gouna's must-visit restaurant and bar, located right in the center of Abu Tig Marina. Offering a sumptuous selection of Lebanese and Egyptian dishes. MazaGouna has quickly become a favored destination for both residents and visitors.
PLAY AT CRAZY DOLPHIN DIVING CENTER
Amazing diving and snorkeling. Crazy Dolphin Diving Center is located at the marina of Sunny Days El Palacio hotel. Their professional and multilingual staff with many years of experience is ready to give you an amazing holiday whether it is above or below the water. Crazy Dolphin Diving Center offers daily diving and dive courses (PADI, NDL), snorkeling, sea trips and excursions.