Saga Holidays - Escorted Tours May 2019-Nov 2020
Thumbnails Two pages Single Page Previous Next
Click for thumbnails

Land of the Pharaohs

Previous Next

Page Text Content

EGYPT To find out more visit Land of the Pharaohs aboard MS Nile Odyssey Solo departures Cruising 12 nights ALL INCLUSIVE from £1699 Including optional travel insurance or a reduction of £71 if not required§ Your tour includes G G Unravel the legacies of ancient Egypt and the 5,000-year-old culture of the pharaohs on this fascinating tour, which includes an unforgettable cruise along the legendary Nile. G G 6 nights in hotels and 6 on board cruise ship 35 meals: 12 breakfasts,11 lunches and 12 dinners Free bar open 12 hours a day in your hotels and on board your ship Excursions and visits Cairo tour and Egyptian Museum visit Aswan High Dam visit Temple of Philae visit Trip on a Felucca, a traditional sailing ship The Valleys of the Kings and Queens visit G G G G G Enjoy views of Aswan as you cruise the Nile Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx Cairo SINAI River Nile Plus all this... Optional travel insurance and additional cancellation rights, or a reduction if not required§ Return flights and transfers Local wines, beers and soft drinks with lunch and dinner throughout the tour Saga tour manager Welcome drink reception Porterage at your hotel and on the ship Tourist visa**. G G G G G G G Valleys of the Kings and Queens Luxor Kom Ombo Temple Aswan Lake Nasser Egypt Edfu Philae Temple Abu Simbel Sail aboard a Presidential Nile cruise ship ACTIVITY LEVEL Day 1: UK-Cairo. Fly to Cairo and stay three nights at the locally rated 5-star Pyramisa Hotel . D Day 2: Cairo. Tour Egypt's capital, visiting the Citadel and Mohammed Ali mosque. Also visit the famous Egyptian Museum, which houses artefacts from Tutankhamun's tomb. B, L, D Day 3: Cairo. Optional tour to Memphis and Sakkara, and optional visit to the Pyramids and Sphinx. B, L, D Day 4: Cairo-Aswan. Fly to Aswan for three nights at the locally rated 5-star Pyramisa Isis Island Hotel . B, L, D Day 5: At leisure. Optional excursions to the Botanical Garden and Nubian Village. B, L, D Day 6: Aswan High Dam. Visit the Aswan High Dam and the Philae Temple complex. B, L, D Day 7: Embark your cruise ship. Travel to Luxor, where you'll board your Presidential Nile ship ( ) for a six-night Nile cruise. Optional visit to Karnak and Luxor Temples. B, L, D Day 8: Valleys of the Kings and Queens. Visit the City of the Dead in Thebes where you can walk through the Valleys of the Kings and Queens. B, L, D Day 9: Kom Ombo. Afternoon cruise to Kom Ombo to explore the ruins of a temple from the Graeco-Roman period. Continue sailing to Aswan, where your ship moors for two nights. B, L, D Day 10: Kom Ombo. Optional excursion to the temples of Ramses II at Abu Simbel. Cruise aboard a traditional felucca. B, L, D Day 11: At leisure. Sail to Edfu. B, L, D Day 12: Luxor. Sail to Luxor. Optional evening Sound and Light show. B, L, D Day 13: Luxor-UK. Disembark your ship after breakfast and travel to the airport for your return flight to the UK. B **Tourist visa for full British Citizens resident in the UK. See the Essential Information for details. "Egypt has so much history with the pyramids, temples and tombs and on the Nile cruise we got the chance to see so much of the local wildlife and birds." Helena, Shifnal Extend your holiday Luxor 4 nights from £329. Single rooms at no extra cost, subject to availability. Please call for details. Special interest holidays Archaeology 12 nights from £1999 departing Oct 16 (£2099), Nov 6, 2019 (£2099) and Jan 22, 2020 (£1999). Holiday code: AV035. Please call for details or visit Cruise aboard MS Nile Odyssey The ship features a small pool and sun deck, a lounge, restaurant (buffet-style meals), bar and gift shop (no lift). All 28 cabins have a private shower and wc. on selected departures. Prices from: Oct 9, 2019 1969 1899 Nov 13 1899 1799 Jan 29, 2020 1879 1699 Feb 12 - Solos 1799 Feb 26 1929 1799 Mar 25 1929 1799 Apr 22 1879 1699 Land of the Pharaohs. Holiday code: EP8H1 / AF569(Solos). All prices are £s per person based on two people sharing and are subject to availability. § Optional travel insurance: A reduction of £71 applies if you do not need the optional travel insurance and additional cancellation rights SAVE up to £180 Getting You There Prices are based on Egypt Air from Heathrow. 16 Please quote ECT19 Questions on an existing booking? Call FREE on 0800 300 600 or visit