Cruises to Egypt from Cyprus
(Please note that This excursion is NOT Running until further notice)
This new excursion combines the fascinating Pyramids area and the impressive Cairo Museum with a relaxing cruise on the Nile. From Port Said we drive to Cairo. Our first stop is the Giza Plateau, where the only remaining Wonder of the Ancient World. The Great Pyramids of Giza are found. Your coach will park at the base of Chephren's Pyramid where time will be allocated to explore the site on your own. Continue down the valley to visit the guardian of this mortuary complex, the mighty Sphinx. Your next stop will be at a Papyrus Institute where the science of paper making from reeds, an art first discovered by the ancient Egyptians will be demonstrated and limited time for souvenir shopping will be allocated. Continue downtown to the banks of the River Nile where a luxurious cruise boat awaits to sail you on the same timeless waterway traversed by Pharaohs, Queens and Nobles, thousands of years before you. Sit back, relax and enjoy a sumptuous buffet lunch in elaborate interiors as you glide past Cairo's waterfront landmarks. For your entertainment, a folkloric presentation and belly dancing will be performed during lunch. Your last stop will be at Tahrir (Liberty) Square, the heart of downtown Cairo. Visit the National Archaeological Museum and acquaint yourself with Egypt's ancient history, spanning a period of over 50 centuries.
Coach transfer, pick up from the hotel on air-conditioned coaches to the Limassol Port from: Paphos, Limassol, Larnaca, Ayia Napa or Protaras, Polis and Latchi.
Please note Port Taxes are compulsory and must be paid for when booking the cabin.
Please see the "One day flight to Egypt"