The Treasures of Egypt

11 Day Guided Tour & Nile Cruise from Cairo to Cairo with Scenic

Book online and enjoy exclusive savings on Scenic's 11 Day The Treasures of Egypt. The explorer in you will rejoice over what is arguably the biggest concentration of ancient wonders in the world. Pyramids, tombs and temples - Egypt's glorious past is yours to discover.

     
11
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Cairo
Cairo
Tour & River Cruise
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Itinerary

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1 Giza (Cairo)
Your journey into wonder begins at Giza with a two night special stay at your iconic hotel. You’ll be able to soak up the magnificent view of the Great Pyramids right from your balcony. Please book flights to arrive by 2pm. Sundowners: Enjoy drinks and canapés as the sun sets over the Pyramids. (D)
2 Giza
Be awed by the sheer magnitude of the Pyramids and visit the Solar Boat Museum housing the restored cedar wood barge dating back to 2500 BC before marvelling at the 20-metre limestone monolith of the Sphinx. This evening watch the laser light display and entertaining show at the Pyramids. (B/L)
3 Giza - Luxor
Fly to Luxor and relax in the beautiful gardens of your Special Stay hotel for tonight. Discover the antiquities housed in the Luxor Museum followed by a walk through the colourful local markets. (B/L/D)
4 Luxor - Nile Cruise
Balloon Flight - Choose to add an optional hot air balloon flight for a fascinating bird’s-eye view of the ancient sites. (Additional cost, please book on tour.) Cross to the West Bank of the Nile and be astounded by the well-preserved, colourful hieroglyphics adorning the tombs in the Valley of the Kings. See the impressive monument to Queen Hatshepsut, then admire the well-preserved temple of Ramses III. Return to Luxor and embark on your luxurious private charter on board the boutique Sanctuary Sun Boat III and settle into your elegantly appointed cabin. Late afternoon tour the vast open-air temple complex of Karnak and be awed by the enormity of the pillars as you walk through the impressive Hypostyle Hall. Sundowners: Raise your glass and toast the start of your Nile cruise with drinks and canapés. (B/L/D)
5 Nile Cruise
Relax on one of the Sun Decks and catch a glimpse of daily life along the banks of the Nile as you cruise to Dendera. Marvel at the vibrant colours of the hieroglyphics adorning the roof of Hathor’s temple before returning to Luxor and visiting the impressive Luxor temple. This evening’s entertainment will delight with the colours of the whirling dervishes and the mesmerising moves of a belly dancer. (B/L/D)
6 Nile Cruise
Follow the course of the ancient Pharaohs’ processions along the Nile as you cruise south where villages and majestic temples line the banks of the river against the backdrop of the desert. Discover the Temple of Horus at Edfu, the most completely preserved complex in Egypt. This afternoon explore Kom Ombo temple, perched high on the east bank and dedicated to Sobek, the crocodile god. A fun night awaits on board with a lively Galabeyya party themed with Egyptian delicacies, music and dancing. (B/L/D)
7 Nile Cruise
Cruise south to reach charming Aswan, the home of the Nubian people. Discover the Osiris temple complex of Philae, then visit the stone quarries to learn about ancient carving techniques and see the enormous unfinished obelisk. A leisurely afternoon awaits as you savour your last moments on board and take a felucca cruise on the Nile. Tonight join the Captain and crew for a farewell Gala Dinner. (B/L/D)
8 Nile Cruise - Aswan
Freechoice: Visit a traditional Nubian village or take a motorboat to the upper reaches of the Nile. Alternatively, discover the vibrant botanical gardens. Be ensconced in luxury during your Special Stay and admire the sweeping views over the Nile from the comfort of your balcony. Enrich: Watch the sun set and picture yourself as Agatha Christie, pen in hand, as you sample delicious Mediterranean cuisine during a private dinner at The Terrace. (B/L/D)
9 Aswan - Cairo
Fly to Abu Simbel and visit one of Egypt’s most magnificent monuments. Marvel at the enormous World Heritage-listed temples of Ramses II and his wife Nefertari, rescued from the rising waters of the Aswan Dam. Later, fly to the bustling city of Cairo for your two night stay. (B/L)
10 Cairo
Freechoice: Discover Islamic Cairo or explore Old Cairo. Alternatively, visit the ancient site of Saqqara. Discover the priceless antiquities in the Egyptian Museum including the artefacts recovered from Tutankhamun’s tomb and the collection of Royal Mummies. This evening join your Tour Director for a farewell dinner. (B/D)
11 Cairo
Say farewell as you transfer to Cairo airport taking a lifetime of memories with you. (B)
1 Giza (Cairo)
Your journey into wonder begins at Giza with a two night special stay. You’ll be able to soak up the magnificent view of the Great Pyramids right from your balcony. Sundowners: Enjoy drinks and canapés as the sun sets over the magnificent Pyramids. (D)
2 Giza
Be awed by the sheer magnitude of the Pyramids and visit the Solar Boat Museum housing the restored cedar wood barge dating back to 2500BC before marvelling at the 20 metre limestone monolith of the Sphinx. This evening watch the laser light display and entertaining show at the Pyramids. (B/L)
3 Giza - Luxor
Fly to Luxor and relax in the beautiful gardens of your hotel, your Special Stay for tonight. Discover the antiquities housed in the Luxor Museum followed by a walk through the colourful local markets. (B/L/D)
4 Luxor - Nile Cruise
Optional Balloon Flight - Choose to add an optional hot air balloon flight for a fascinating bird’s-eye view of the ancient sites. Additional cost, please book on tour. Cross to the West Bank of the Nile and be astounded by the well-preserved, colourful hieroglyphics adorning the tombs in the Valley of the Kings. See the impressive monument to Queen Hatshepsut, then admire the well-preserved temple of Ramses III. Return to Luxor and embark on your luxurious private charter on board the boutique Sanctuary Sun Boat III and settle into your elegantly appointed cabin. Late afternoon tour the vast open-air temple complex of Karnak, and be awed by the enormity of the pillars as you walk through the impressive Hypostyle Hall. Sundowners: Raise your glass and toast the start of your Nile cruise with drinks and canapés. (B/L/D)
5 Nile Cruise
Relax on one of the Sun Decks and catch a glimpse of daily life along the banks of the Nile as you cruise to Dendera. Marvel at the vibrant colours of the hieroglyphics adorning the roof of Hathor’s temple before returning to Luxor and visiting the impressive Luxor temple. This evening’s entertainment will delight with the colours of the whirling dervishes and the mesmerising moves of a belly dancer. (B/L/D)
6 Nile Cruise
Follow the course of the ancient Pharaohs’ processions along the Nile as you cruise south where villages and majestic temples line the banks of the river against the backdrop of the desert. This afternoon explore Kom Ombo temple, perched high on the east bank and dedicated to Sobek, the crocodile god. A fun night awaits on board with a lively and colourful Galabeyya party with Egyptian delicacies, music and dancing. (B/L/D)
7 Nile Cruise
Cruise south to reach charming Aswan, the home of the Nubian people. Discover the Osiris temple complex of Philae, then visit the stone quarries to learn about ancient carving techniques and see the enormous unfinished obelisk. A leisurely afternoon awaits as you savour your last moments on board and take a felucca cruise on the Nile. Tonight join the Captain and crew for a farewell Gala Dinner. (B/L/D)
8 Nile Cruise - Aswan
Freechoice: Visit a traditional Nubian village or take a motorboat to the upper reaches of the Nile. Alternatively, discover the vibrant botanical gardens. Be ensconced in luxury during your Special Stay, admire the sweeping views over the Nile from the comfort of your balcony. Enrich: Watch the sun set and picture yourself as Agatha Christie, pen in hand, as you sample delicious Mediterranean cuisine during a private dinner at The Terrace. (B/L/D)
9 Aswan - Cairo
Fly to Abu Simbel and visit one of Egypt’s most magnificent monuments, the enormous World Heritage-listed temples of Ramses II and his wife Nefertari, rescued from the rising waters of the Aswan Dam. Later, fly to bustling Cairo for your two night stay. (B/L)
10 Cairo
Discover the priceless antiquities in the Egyptian Museum including the artefacts recovered from Tutankhamun’s tomb and the collection of Royal Mummies. Freechoice: Discover Islamic Cairo or explore Old Cairo. Alternatively, visit the ancient site of Saqqara. This evening join your Tour Director for a farewell dinner. (B/D)
11 Cairo
Say farewell as you transfer to Cairo airport. (B)

Scenic Inclusions

Scenic Luxury Experience
Scenic Luxury Experience
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Scenic Freechoice
Scenic Freechoice
You can choose between a vast range of activities and sightseeing experiences to ensure you only see what you want to see, at a tempo that suits you. Read more
Scenic Special Stays
Scenic Special Stays
Throughout your journey, you'll stay in the most unforgettable accommodation. Our selection of handpicked luxury hotels will ensure that your holiday becomes just that little bit more extraordinary. Read more
Scenic Enrich
Scenic Enrich
Scenic's seasoned Journey Designers have handpicked and created a range of unique experiences that will be among the highlights of your journey. Read more
Scenic Nile Cruising
Nile Cruising
Cruise the majestic Nile River on our exclusive private charter on board Sanctuary Sun Boat III between Luxor and Aswan, catering to just 36 guests. Read more
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The nth Degree
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Deck Plans

Royal Suite
Tower (Level 3)

Cabin Types

Presidential Suite
Presidential Suite  Presidential Suite  

Indulge in this spacious, elegant suite decorated in cool calm tones that will leave you in absolute serenity. Comfort and style are reflected in all corners of the presidential suite to give a naturally astonishing look. There are two presidential suites.

  • Stateroom size 29 sq m
  • Swimming pool on the Sun Deck
  • Individual CD player and LCD television with satellite and in-house movies
  • Fully air-conditioned with individual controls
  • Built-in bathtub and spacious wardrobe
  • Spacious ensuite with shower and hairdryer
  • A well-stocked minibar and safe deposit box
  • International telephone access is available through the reception

Deck Plans

Royal Suite
Tower (Level 3)

Cabin Types

Presidential Suite
Presidential Suite  Presidential Suite  

Indulge in this spacious, elegant suite decorated in cool calm tones that will leave you in absolute serenity. Comfort and style are reflected in all corners of the presidential suite to give a naturally astonishing look. There are two presidential suites.

  • Stateroom size 29 sq m
  • Swimming pool on the Sun Deck
  • Individual CD player and LCD television with satellite and in-house movies
  • Fully air-conditioned with individual controls
  • Built-in bathtub and spacious wardrobe
  • Spacious ensuite with shower and hairdryer
  • A well-stocked minibar and safe deposit box
  • International telephone access is available through the reception

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Friday 19 Apr 2019 Monday 29 Apr 2019 9,295 per person 277 per person 9,018 per person Enquire
Friday 10 May 2019 Monday 20 May 2019 9,095 per person 271 per person 8,824 per person Sold Out
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Friday 02 Oct 2020 Monday 12 Oct 2020 9,395 per person 280 per person 9,115 per person Enquire
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Friday 06 Nov 2020 Monday 16 Nov 2020 9,395 per person 280 per person 9,115 per person Sold Out
Friday 10 Jan 2020 Monday 20 Jan 2020 12,420 per person 371 solo traveller 12,049 solo traveller Sold Out
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Friday 08 May 2020 Monday 18 May 2020 11,340 per person 338 solo traveller 11,002 solo traveller Enquire
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Friday 06 Nov 2020 Monday 16 Nov 2020 12,720 per person 380 solo traveller 12,340 solo traveller Sold Out
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Cabin Upgrades

Optional cabin upgrades. Upgrades priced per person.

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Nile Deck (Luxury Cabin) $ 0
Promenade Deck (Luxury Cabin) $ 200
Promenade Deck (Presidential Suite) $ 700
Tower Deck (Royal Suite) $ 1,000
Nile Deck (Luxury Cabin) $ 0
Promenade Deck (Luxury Cabin) $ 300
Promenade Deck (Presidential Suite) $ 900
Tower Deck (Royal Suite) $ 1,200

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