The Nubian Dream
12 Days: 4 nights Cairo, 4 nights nile cruise, 3 nights
Lake Nasser cruise
DAY 1 CAIRO
Arrival at Cairo International airport. Meet & assist by Mass Travel
representative. Transfer to the Hotel. Overnight in Cairo.
DAY 2 CAIRO
Breakfast. Visit to the Pyramids of Giza & the Sphinx. Lunch at a local
restaurant. Continue with the visit of the Egyptian Museum and Khan el Khalili
bazaar. Overnight in Cairo.
DAY 3 CAIRO - LUXOR
Breakfast. Transfer to the airport for departure to Luxor. Arrival at Luxor
airport. Meet & assist by Mass Travel representative. Transfer to the
Cruise ship & embarkation. Lunch. Visit the temples of Karnak & Luxor.
Dinner & overnight on board.
DAY 4 LUXOR - ESNA - EDFU
Breakfast. Cross the west bank to visit the Necropolis of Thebes: Valley of the
Kings, Valley of the Queens, the Temple of Hatshepsut & the Colosi of
Memnon. Lunch. Sail to Esna. Cross the Lock. Sail to Edfu. Dinner &
overnight on board.
DAY 5 EDFU - KOM OMBO - ASWAN
Breakfast. visit the Temple of Horus in Edfu. Navigation to Kom Ombo. Lunch .
Visit the Temple of Kom Ombo - shared buy the two gods Sobek & Haroeris.
Sail to Aswan. Dinner & overnight on board.
DAY 6 ASWAN
Breakfast. Visit the High Dam, the Temple of Philae & the Unfinished
Obelisk. Lunch. Visit Elephantine Island by Felucca. Dinner & overnight on
DAY 7 ASWAN - ABU SIMBEL
Breakfast. Disembarkation & transfer to Aswan airport for departure to Abu
Simbel. Arrival at Abu Simbel airport. Transfer to the Cruise &
Embarkation. Visit the temples of Abu Simbel dedicated to King Ramses II and
his wife Queen Nefertari. Lunch. At night, enjoy the performance of the the
Sound & Light show at the Temple of Abu Simbel. Dinner & overnight on
DAY 8 ABU SIMBEL - KASR IBRIM - AMADA - WADI EL SEBOU
Breakfast. Sail to Kasr Ibrim. Visit the citadel of Kasr Ibrim, sole vestige of
the distant past of Nubia in its original location. Explanation is done from
the sundeck of the ship as entrance to the site is not permitted. Sail to
Amada. Visit the Temple of Amada from the XVIII Dynasty, built during the reign
of Thotmosis III, Amenophis III and Thotmosis IV. Also visit the hemi-speos of
Derr, dedicated by Ramses II to the rising sun. Finally the tomb of Penout,
viceroy of Nubia. Sail to Wadi el Sebou. Overnight on board.
DAY 9 WADI EL SEBOU - ASWAN
Breakfast. Visit Wadi el Sebou Temple, dedicated by Ramses II to the two Gods
Amoun Ra and Ra Harmakis. The Temple of Dakka, dedicated to the God Tot of
divine wisdom, lord of times & science, master of literature. Visit the
temple of Mahraka. Sail to Aswan. Dinner & Overnight.
DAY 10 ASWAN - CAIRO
Breakfast. Visit the temple of Kalabsha with its Pharaonic aspect, remodeled
into the Greco-Roman style and dedicated to the God Mandoulis. Visit the
hemi-speos of Beit el Wali, erected by Ramses II in the beginning of his Reign
. Also visit the kiosk of Kertasi, erected to honour the Goddess Isis.
Disembarkation. Transfer to Abu Simbel Airport for departure to Cairo. Arrival
at Cairo Airport. Meet & Assist by Mass Travel representative. Transfer to
the Hotel. Overnight in Cairo.
DAY 11 CAIRO
Breakfast. Free Day at Leisure to choose one of our optional tours. Overnight
DAY 12 CAIRO
Breakfast. Check Out & Transfer To Cairo International Airport For Final