17 Day Wonders of Egypt and Dubai Tour

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Visiting: 

Cairo, Luxor, Nile River Cruise, Dubai, Abu Dhabi and many more!

ALL IN PRICE INCLUSIONS:

Price includes land and air content, airport taxes and gratuities.

If you are from another state, please let us know.

Please contact our Friendly staff for more information

B = breakfast provided , L = lunch provided , D = dinner provided

DAY 1. MELBOURNE / DUBAI
This evening, we depart Melbourne on board our Emirates flight bound for Dubai. Sit back and relax…not long you’ll arrive into Dubai.
Meals – As per flight

DAY 2. DUBAI / CAIRO
Our overnight flight should arrive early into Dubai airport and not long after, we reboard our flight bound for Cairo, Egypt. Welcome you to Cairo airport! Upon arrival, we meet with our local guide and enjoy our first lunch together. Afterwards, we head back to our hotel for check in and rest before dinner.
Meals – As per flight / L / D
Overnight – Le Méridien Pyramids or similar

DAY 3. FULL DAY CAIRO PYRAMIDS TOUR
Full day tour of the pyramids. Visit the vast Necropolis of Saqqara, including tombs from all periods of Egyptian history. The highlight of the tour is undoubtedly the Step Pyramid of King Zoser, the first stone structure to appear in the world. In the afternoon, we continue with our visit to the three Pyramids, Valley Temple and Sphinx of Giza.
Meals – B / L / D
Overnight – Le Méridien Pyramids or similar

DAY 4. FULL DAY CAIRO CITY TOUR
This morning, we get to see the city of Cairo! We depart for our visit to the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities housing over 250,000 objects of art dating as far back as 5000 years ago. The most famous and important displays is without doubt the Tutankhamen collection of treasuries. After lunch we visit the Mohammed Ali Citadel erected in 1183 A.D. The Alabaster Mosque of Mohammed Ali is one of the landmarks of Cairo whose minaret can be spotted from any part of the city. We take a walk through the small streets of the old Khan El Khalili market established around 1400.
Meals – B / L / D
Overnight – Le Méridien Pyramids or similar

DAY 5. FULL DAY ALEXANDRIA TOUR
Breakfast at hotel in Cairo then move to Alexandria early in the morning. Enjoy a full day tour of this fascinating city, the Pearl of the Mediterranean Sea. You will visit the Catacomb, the Pompeii’s Pillar, the Greco Roman Museum, Montazah Garden and enjoy an outside view of the Qait-Bay Fortress.
Meals – B / L / D
Overnight – Le Méridien Pyramids or similar

DAY 6. CAIRO / ASWAN (VIA FLIGHT) – NILE CRUISE – ASWAN TOUR
After a nice overnight rest, we will take our breakfast box from our hotel in Cairo and transfer to the airport for our flight to Aswan. Upon our arrival in Aswan we have an afternoon tour the Philae Temple, dedicated to Goddess Isis and enjoy a felucca boat ride around Elephantine Island and the botanical gardens. At night enjoy a Sound and Light show at Philae Temple. Overnight in cruise. 

Meals – B / L / D
Overnight – 5-star Deluxe Cruise (Oceanview room)

DAY 7. NILE CRUISE:ABU SIMBLE – SAIL TO KOM OMBO & KOM OMBO TOUR
Breakfast box from cruise and start moving to the great Temple of Abu Simble, after lunch on board moving to explore the Kom Ombo Temple which was shared by the two Gods; Sobek and Haroeris. Come back on board after the tour. We continue sailing through to Edfu.
Meals – B / L / D
Overnight – 5-star Deluxe Cruise (Oceanview room)

DAY 8. NILE CRUISE: SAIL TO EDFU & EDFU TOUR & SAIL TO LUXOR 
Breakfast on board and afterwards we have a shore excursion tour of Edfu including the Temple of Horus, a beautiful Egyptian temple distinguished by its huge splendid structure that blends Pharaonic and Greek architecture. Sail to Luxor We begin firstly with the East Bank to visit the Luxor Temple and Karnak Temple.
Meals – B / L / D
Overnight – 5-star Deluxe Cruise (Oceanview room)

DAY 9. NILE CRUISE: LUXOR TOUR
This morning we have a shore excursion tour cross to the West Bank to explore the Necropolis of Thebes, Valley of the Kings, temple of Queen Hatshepsut and the Colossi of Memnon. Check out from cruise and go to Hotel in Luxor for overnight.
Meals – B / L / D
Overnight – Steigenberger Luxor hotel or similar 

DAY 10. LUXOR / CAIRO 
Breakfast at hotel in Luxor in the morning then transfer to Luxor airport for our flight back to Cairo and we should arrive into Cairo in the afternoon. Check in at hotel. At night, enjoy a dinner cruise with oriental show.
Meals – B / L / D
Overnight – Le Méridien Pyramids or similar

DAY 11. CAIRO FULL DAY 
Breakfast at hotel and then followed by an exciting day which we will cover old Cairo and some of the beautiful churches including Abu-Sergah, St Barbara and also the hanging Church. Later, we will also visit the old Jewish synagogue called the Ben Ezra Synagogue which is actually located behind the hanging Church. Afterwards we enjoy your last dinner in Egypt before heading off to Dubai the next day. 

Meals – B / L / D
Overnight – Le Méridien Pyramids or similar

DAY 12. CAIRO / DUBAI
After breakfast, enjoy a bit of free time in Egypt and by early afternoon we head off to Cairo airport for our flight with Emirates to Dubai. When we arriving into Dubai, we head off to our first dinner and then check in at hotel .
Meals – B / Own arrangements at airport / D
Overnight – Melia Hotel or similar

DAY 13. DUBAI HIGHLIGHTS
Today the amazing city of Dubai on the agenda! After breakfast, enjoy a Dubai city tour which covers the Gold and Spicy Souk markets, Dubai Museum , followed by photostops at Jumeirah Mosque and Burj Al Arab hotel – one of the most iconic hotels of Dubai. In the afternoon, we head off to the desert for a Safari drive and BBQ Dinner. Other activities to full up the evening include camel ride and folklore dancing.
Meals – B / L / D
Overnight – Melia Hotel or similar

DAY 14. DUBAI / SHARJAH – AJMAN / DUBAI
After breakfast, our guide will take us to Sharjah – Ajman third largest of the Seven Emirates for a city tour. Highlights today include King Faisal Mosque outside visit, Al Naboodah House, Blue Souk, Quran Square and a drive along Ajman beach side. In the afternoon, enjoy a bit of free time at Dubai and hopefully you will get a unique opportunity to watch their amazing fountain show!
Meals – B / L / D
Overnight – Melia Hotel or similar

DAY 15. DUBAI / ABU DHABI / DUBAI
Abu Dhabi is on our list to visit today! Abu Dhabi is the capital of the United Arab Emirates and is second most populated after Dubai. For our visit to Abu Dhabi highlights include Sheikh Zayed Mosque – one of the most beautiful in the world, photostops at Emirates Palace Hotel, Louvre Museum, Abu Dhabi Heritage Village, Abu Dhabi Corniche and Outlook Culture Square. Afterwards we make our way back to Dubai for dinner.
Meals – B / L / D
Overnight –Melia Hotel or similar

DAY 16. DEPART DUBAI / MELBOURNE
All good things finally come to an end and after an early breakfast, we make our way for our morning flight with Emirates bound for home.
Meals – B / As per flight

DAY 17. ARRIVE MELBOURNE
Your overnight flight arrives into Melbourne early this morning and from everyone at Friendly Travel, we hope you enjoyed your tour!
Meals – As per flight

 

All in Pricing package price includes :

– International & Internal flights with Emirates (including airport taxes)

– Accommodation as per itinerary

– Oceanview room on 5 star Nile River Cruiseship

– Sumptuous meals as per itinerary

– Tour guide and bus services 

– Entries to places listed on itinerary including Shore excursions as mentioned in itinerary

– Daily bottle of water provided 

This group is scheduled to depart on the 3 March 2019 (new date) and 28 April 2019 (Full) 

March 2019 – All in price – $5,280* pp (twin share) 

*Early bird price before 30 November 2018!  – Afterwards, $5,680*/person

 

April 2019 – All in price – $5,380* pp (twin share) 

 

Note – Additional Egypt visa on arrival for AUS Passport holder – $25USD (subject to change) payable upon arrival into Cairo Airport 

 

 ALL IN PRICE INCLUSIONS:

Price includes land and air content, airport taxes and gratuities.

If you are from another state, please let us know.

Please contact our Friendly staff for more information

 

 

DAY 1. MELBOURNE / DUBAI – N/A

DAY 2. DUBAI / CAIRO – Le Méridien Pyramids or similar

DAY 3. FULL DAY CAIRO PYRAMIDS TOUR  – Le Méridien Pyramids or similar

DAY 4. FULL DAY CAIRO CITY TOUR – Le Méridien Pyramids or similar

DAY 5. FULL DAY ALEXANDRIA TOUR – Le Méridien Pyramids or similar

DAY 6. CAIRO / ASWAN (VIA FLIGHT) – NILE CRUISE – ASWAN TOUR – 5-star Deluxe Cruise (Oceanview room)

DAY 7. NILE CRUISE:ABU SIMBLE – SAIL TO KOM OMBO & KOM OMBO TOUR – 5-star Deluxe Cruise (Oceanview room)

DAY 8. NILE CRUISE: SAIL TO EDFU & EDFU TOUR & SAIL TO LUXOR  – 5-star Deluxe Cruise (Oceanview room)

DAY 9. NILE CRUISE: LUXOR TOUR – Steigenberger Luxor hotel or similar 

DAY 10. LUXOR / CAIRO  – Le Méridien Pyramids or similar

DAY 11. CAIRO FULL DAY – Le Méridien Pyramids or similar

DAY 12. CAIRO / DUBAI  – Melia Hotel or similar

DAY 13. DUBAI HIGHLIGHTS – Melia Hotel or similar

DAY 14. DUBAI / SHARJAH – AJMAN / DUBAI – Melia Hotel or similar

DAY 15. DUBAI / ABU DHABI / DUBAI –Melia Hotel or similar

DAY 16. DEPART DUBAI / MELBOURNE – N/A

DAY 17. ARRIVE MELBOURNE – N/A

 

Cairo

March – Average High 22 degrees Celsius / Average Low 12 degrees Celsius

April – Average High 28 degrees Celsius / Average Low 16 degrees Celsius

Luxor

March – Average High 28 degrees Celsius / Average Low 12 degrees Celsius

April – Average High 33 degrees Celsius / Average Low 17 degrees Celsius

Dubai

March – Average High 29 degrees Celsius / Average Low 19 degrees Celsius

April – Average High 36 degrees Celsius / Average Low 23 degrees Celsius

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