6-Day Egypt Journey: Pyramids, Temples, Alexandria, and Old Cairo


This 6-day, 5-night travel package in Egypt offers a comprehensive exploration of the country's rich history and culture. This trip provides a well-rounded experience, combining ancient wonders, modern cities, and cultural immersion in just six days. It's an ideal introduction to Egypt's diverse attractions.

Tour Info
  • Duration: 6 days , 5 nights
  • Departure time and location: 24/7 Cairo Airport
  • Return time and location: 24/7 Cairo Airport
  • Package category: Historical
Tour Highlights
  • Day 1: Arrival in Egypt and transfer to your Cairo accommodation.
  • Day 2: Explore Giza and then fly to Luxor.
  • Day 3: Discover Luxor's attractions and return to Cairo.
  • Day 4: Travel to Alexandria and explore its historical sites.
  • Day 5: Visit Old Cairo with its ancient churches and historic mosques.
  • Day 6: Departure from Egypt.
What to Expect
  • Luxor: Explore the treasures of ancient Thebes

  • Giza: Discover the wonders of the Giza Plateau

  • Alexandria: Explore the historical and cultural gems of this coastal city

  • Cairo: Dive into the vibrant capital of Egypt


Day General Information

Upon your arrival at Cairo Airport, our team will be ready to greet you. You'll be transferred to your hotel in Cairo in a comfortable private air-conditioned vehicle. Enjoy your first night in Cairo as you settle into your accommodation.

Day Extra Information

After checking in at your hotel in Cairo, you'll have the opportunity to relax and enjoy your first night in the city. You can take this time to unwind, get acclimated to your surroundings, and prepare for the exciting days ahead on your 6-day tour of Egypt. Enjoy your stay in Cairo!

Day General Information

As per the scheduled pickup time, you will meet your guide for a day of sightseeing in Cairo before your flight to Luxor. After exploring these attractions, you'll then proceed to Luxor for an overnight stay.

Day 2: Activity - 1
Pyramids of Giza visit

During your visit, you will have the opportunity to explore the awe-inspiring Pyramids of Giza for a duration of 3 hours. This iconic site includes the Great Pyramid, constructed for Pharaoh Khufu, as well as the Pyramids of Khafre and Menkaure. Marvel at the incredible architecture, colossal size, and historical significance of these ancient wonders. Your guide will provide you with insights into the mysteries and stories surrounding the pyramids, creating a truly immersive experience.

Day 2: Activity - 2
Saqqara Pyramid

Discover the unique 6-Step Pyramid, an intriguing historical site that offers a distinctive perspective on ancient Egyptian architecture and culture. As you explore this structure, you'll notice its unusual design, characterized by its six distinct levels or steps. Your visit to the 6-Step Pyramid will provide you with insights into the architectural innovations and cultural significance of this lesser-known pyramid, adding depth to your understanding of Egypt's rich history.

Day 2: Activity - 3
Luxor - Memphis

Embark on a journey back in time as you visit Memphis, the ancient capital of Egypt. This historically significant site holds a treasure trove of archaeological wonders that offer a glimpse into the grandeur of Egypt's past. Explore the remnants of this once-mighty city, including statues, temples, and other ancient artifacts that bear witness to Memphis's former glory. Your visit to Memphis will immerse you in the rich history and culture of ancient Egypt, making it a memorable stop on your Egyptian adventure.

Day General Information

Discover the captivating city of Luxor in a single day, immersing yourself in its rich history and cultural heritage. Luxor, often referred to as the "World's Greatest Open-Air Museum," is home to an array of archaeological wonders and historic sites that will leave you in awe.

Day 3: Activity - 1
The Valley of Kings Tour

Embark on a journey into ancient Egyptian history as you explore three significant tombs in the Valley of the Kings, a burial site for pharaohs and nobles. Your knowledgeable guide will provide insights into the history and significance of these tombs. You'll have the chance to visit well-preserved tombs with remarkable decorations and inscriptions, offering a glimpse into ancient Egyptian culture. Some tombs may require additional fees, like King Tutankhamun's or Ramses II's. Your visit contributes to the preservation of these invaluable sites for future generations to enjoy.

Day 3: Activity - 2
Hatshepsut temple tour

Discover the remarkable Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, an ancient Egyptian architectural marvel. This temple, dedicated to the powerful and beautiful queen, boasts imposing colonnades and intricate reliefs that depict her accomplishments and legacy. As you stroll through its halls, you'll be captivated by the stories painted on the walls, offering a fascinating glimpse into the history and culture of ancient Egypt.

Day 3: Activity - 3
Memnon colossi stop

Pause for a photo opportunity at the Imhotep III Temple. Marvel at the well-preserved statues and intricate details that reflect the grandeur of this ancient site. Capture the essence of this historical landmark with your camera to cherish the memories of your visit.

Day 3: Activity - 4
Karnak Temples Tour

Discover the grandeur of the Karnak Temple. Explore this magnificent temple complex, spanning 200 acres and housing remarkable columns, obelisks, and statues. Delve into the historical significance and religious importance of ancient Egyptian civilization as you wander through the awe-inspiring architectural wonders of Karnak. Immerse yourself in the rich history and cultural heritage of this site during your visit.

Day General Information

Explore the significant sights in Alexandria during your visit. Alexandria is known for its rich historical and cultural heritage, and you'll have the opportunity to discover some of its most iconic attractions. Enjoy your time exploring this beautiful city and learning about its history and significance.

Day 4: Activity - 1
Catacombs visit

Explore one of the fascinating medieval wonders, the Catacombs, during your visit to Alexandria. These underground burial sites hold a wealth of history and intrigue, offering a glimpse into ancient times and burial practices.

Day 4: Activity - 2
Pompey Pillar

Explore Pompey's Pillar during your tour of Alexandria. This ancient column stands as a testament to the city's rich history and is a remarkable historical site to visit.

Day 4: Activity - 3
Qaitbay fortress

Explore the historic site of the Lighthouse of Alexandria and the Qaitbay Fortress during your tour of Alexandria. These ancient structures are significant landmarks with fascinating historical backgrounds.

Day General Information

Explore the historic districts of Coptic and Islamic Cairo during your tour. These areas are rich in religious and cultural significance, with numerous ancient mosques, churches, and landmarks to discover.

Day 5: Activity - 1
Old Coptic Cairo Visit

Explore the rich history of Coptic Christianity by visiting three of the main churches in Old Coptic Cairo. Begin your journey at the Hanging Church, also known as St. Virgin Mary's Coptic Orthodox Church. This ancient church is suspended above the ruins of a Roman fortress and is renowned for its beautiful Coptic architecture and stunning icons.

Next, venture to the Church of St. Sergius and Bacchus, a sacred site believed to be the resting place of the Holy Family during their flight into Egypt. Admire the church's intricate Coptic designs and the serene atmosphere that surrounds it.

Conclude your Coptic Cairo tour with a visit to the Church of St. Barbara. Dedicated to the memory of St. Barbara, this church showcases impressive Coptic artwork and offers a glimpse into the spiritual heritage of the Coptic community in Egypt.

Throughout your exploration, you'll gain insights into the history and traditions of Coptic Christianity, making it a memorable and enlightening experience.

Day 5: Activity - 2
Ibn Tulun Mosque

Explore the Ibn Tulun Mosque, a remarkable architectural gem and the oldest surviving mosque in Egypt. This historic mosque, built in the 9th century, boasts an impressive and unique design characterized by its massive spiral minaret, open courtyards, and grand arched halls.

As you enter the mosque, marvel at the intricate Islamic geometric patterns adorning the walls and arches, reflecting the artistic achievements of the Islamic Golden Age. Climb the spiral minaret for panoramic views of Cairo's cityscape, offering a captivating perspective on the bustling metropolis.

During your visit to the Ibn Tulun Mosque, you'll immerse yourself in the rich history of Islamic architecture and spirituality, making it a significant stop for anyone interested in Egypt's cultural heritage.

Day 5: Activity - 3
Walk in Khan El Khalili

Embark on a captivating one-hour stroll through Khan El Khalili, Egypt's oldest and most renowned market. As you wander through the labyrinthine alleys, you'll be enveloped in the vibrant atmosphere of this bustling bazaar.

Take in the sights and sounds of merchants hawking their wares, from colorful textiles and intricate carpets to exquisite jewelry and traditional handicrafts. Engage with friendly shopkeepers and artisans, bargaining for unique treasures to take home as souvenirs.

Feel the historical significance of Khan El Khalili as you explore its centuries-old lanes and encounter historic landmarks, including the stunning Al-Hussein Mosque and the captivating Fishawi's Cafe, a local institution dating back to 1773. Savor the aroma of spices and street food as you immerse yourself in the sensory tapestry of this iconic market.

Khan El Khalili offers an authentic glimpse into the heart and soul of Cairo, making your one-hour walk an unforgettable journey through Egypt's rich cultural heritage.

Day General Information

According to your flight details, we will arrange a convenient transfer for you to Cairo Airport. Our goal is to ensure that you have a smooth and hassle-free departure from Cairo. Our experienced drivers will ensure that you reach the airport on time, allowing you to check in and proceed with your journey with ease. Safe travels!

Inclusions & Exclusions

    • Accommodation for 5 nights in 4 stars hotel.
    • Entrance fees
    • Transportation services
    • Flight tickets for Cairo to Luxor and back to Cairo
    • Private tours
    • Private guide
    • Meals as mentioned in the description
    • Entry visa
    • Airfare tickets
    • Personal expenses
    • Optional tours
    • Drinks
    • Tipping

Current Season Price Details

Please Note that price changes per season, so the price will depend on the date you pick when check out
Single Room Double Room Triple Room
Must adult #
Price per adult $ 1600 $ 1200 $ 1110
Max child # [age:6-11]
Price per child $ 800 $ 50
Max infant # [age:0-5]
Price per infant $ 300 $ 300

50 % of the total booking amount

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