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DPGE - Egypt on a Shoestring

This compact adventure offers maximum Egypt at minimum cost. Stare in amazement at the pyramids and float down the Nile on a felucca. Embrace the culture and meet remarkable people as you dine on traditional fare with a local family in a Nubian village. You'll enjoy basic accommodation and transport to the best sights. Walk through the Valley of the Kings or explore Karnak it's your call. Don't just dream of Egypt, wake up in the Land of the Pharaohs and open your eyes to adventure.

Inclusions

Your Local Living Moment: Felucca Sail to Nubian Village with Traditional Meal, Aswan Your Discover Moment: Aswan
Guided tour of the Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx
Orientation walk through Cairo's Khan el-Khalili bazaar
Free time in Aswan
Felucca Overnight Sailing Excursion including support boat
Kom Ombo Temple visit
Free time in Luxor
All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
Tour Provider G Adventures
Number of Days
8
Price From
AUD $809
Start Location
Cairo, Egypt
End Location
Cairo, Egypt
Age Range
18 to 39
Group Size
1 to 16
Tour Style
Basic
Tour Themes
Fast and Fun
Physical Rating
Moderate
Tour departure dates
StartEndAvailabilityPrice
08 Dec 201815 Dec 20181AUD $949
15 Dec 201822 Dec 2018Fully BookedAUD $809 
22 Dec 201829 Dec 2018Fully BookedAUD $809 
12 Jan 201919 Jan 2019Fully BookedAUD $809 
26 Jan 201902 Feb 2019Fully BookedAUD $809 
09 Feb 201916 Feb 20199AUD $899
23 Feb 201902 Mar 201910AUD $809
02 Mar 201909 Mar 2019Fully BookedAUD $809 
16 Mar 201923 Mar 201910AUD $899
23 Mar 201930 Mar 201911AUD $899
06 Apr 201913 Apr 201916AUD $899
20 Apr 201927 Apr 201913AUD $899
11 May 201918 May 201914AUD $959
18 May 201925 May 201916AUD $959
08 Jun 201915 Jun 201916AUD $959
22 Jun 201929 Jun 2019Fully BookedAUD $809 
13 Jul 201920 Jul 201914AUD $959
10 Aug 201917 Aug 201916AUD $959
24 Aug 201931 Aug 201915AUD $959
07 Sep 201914 Sep 201914AUD $959
21 Sep 201928 Sep 201913AUD $959
12 Oct 201919 Oct 201916AUD $959
26 Oct 201902 Nov 201915AUD $959
09 Nov 201916 Nov 201911AUD $899
23 Nov 201930 Nov 201916AUD $899
07 Dec 201914 Dec 201916AUD $899
21 Dec 201928 Dec 201916AUD $999
11 Jan 202018 Jan 202016AUD $899
25 Jan 202001 Feb 202016AUD $899
08 Feb 202015 Feb 202016AUD $899
22 Feb 202029 Feb 202016AUD $899
29 Feb 202007 Mar 202016AUD $899
14 Mar 202021 Mar 202016AUD $899
21 Mar 202028 Mar 202016AUD $899
04 Apr 202011 Apr 202016AUD $899
18 Apr 202025 Apr 202016AUD $899
09 May 202016 May 202016AUD $959
16 May 202023 May 202016AUD $959
06 Jun 202013 Jun 202016AUD $959
20 Jun 202027 Jun 202016AUD $959
11 Jul 202018 Jul 202016AUD $959
25 Jul 202001 Aug 202016AUD $959
08 Aug 202015 Aug 202016AUD $959
22 Aug 202029 Aug 202016AUD $959
05 Sep 202012 Sep 202016AUD $959
19 Sep 202026 Sep 202016AUD $959
03 Oct 202010 Oct 202016AUD $959
10 Oct 202017 Oct 202016AUD $959
24 Oct 202031 Oct 202016AUD $959
07 Nov 202014 Nov 202016AUD $899
21 Nov 202028 Nov 202016AUD $899
05 Dec 202012 Dec 202016AUD $899
12 Dec 202019 Dec 202016AUD $899
19 Dec 202026 Dec 202016AUD $999
ItineraryExpand
Day 1 - Cairo
Arrive at any time.
Day 2 - Cairo/Aswan
Enjoy a guided tour of the Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx. Take an orientation tour through the narrow alleys of the Khan el-Khalili bazaar, with free time for shopping or people watching from a shisha caf . Overnight train to Aswan.
Day 3 - Aswan
Free morning to explore Aswan. Opt to wander through the souk at your own pace, take a guided tour of the city, or visit the famous Philae Temple, it's your choice. In the afternoon, board a felucca and sail down the Nile. Visit a Nubian village and enjoy a home-cooked dinner with locals.
Day 4 - Aswan
Spend the day exploring Aswan. Take an optional trip to the magnificent temples of Abu Simbel.
Day 5 - Aswan/Kom Ombo
Sail the Nile on a felucca with a support boat. Sleep on board under the stars.
Day 6 - Kom Ombo/Luxor
Visit Kom Ombo Temple on the way to Luxor. Opt to visit Karnak Temple or discover Luxor at your own pace. Check out the local bazaar, or visit the Mummification Museum. The choice is yours!
Day 7 - Luxor/Cairo
Enjoy free time to explore Luxor before an overnight train back to Cairo.
Day 8 - Cairo
Tour ends upon arrival.