Egypt Grand Tour With Dahabiya & Lake Nasser For Singles In 21 Days

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Egypt Grand Tour With Dahabiya & Lake Nasser For Singles In 21 Days

Egypt Grand Tour with Dahabiya & Lake Nasser cruises for singles in 21 days. With this ultimate solo itinerary of 21 days, you will explore the highlights of Cairo and Alexandria, then relax in Hurghada and discover the Red Sea underwater world. Sail the peaceful Nile like a pharaoh from Luxor to Aswan on a luxury small boat, Dahabiya Nile cruise & Sail Lake Nasser from Abu Simbel to Aswan.

Begin your 21-day solo trip to Egypt (Egypt Grand Tour With Dahabiya & Lake Nasser cruises for solo travelers) in Cairo. Explore the Great Pyramids of Giza and the impressive Egyptian Museum. Travel from Cairo to Alexandria for one night to discover its beautiful sights. Visit the Roman Catacombs, and the Citadel of Qaitbay. Fly from Cairo to Hurghada for some relaxation on the Red Sea beaches.

Transfer from Hurghada to Luxor to begin your 4-night solo Dahabiya Nile cruise from Luxor to Aswan. Explore the mighty sites along the Nile valley from Luxor to Aswan. Discover the Valley of the KingsKarnak Temple, and Philae Temple. Disembark from your Dahabiya Nile cruise to begin your 3-night solo Lake Nasser cruise from Abu Simbel to Aswan visiting the rescued temples from the waters of the lake by UNESCO. Fly from Aswan back to Cairo for the rest of your 21-day solo vacation in Egypt.

Price Includes

  • Meet & assist service upon arrival and departure
  • All transfers as per the itinerary by air-conditioned vehicles
  • Single basis accommodation at a 5-star standard hotel in Cairo on a bed and breakfast basis for 08 nights
  • Single basis accommodation at a 5-star standard hotel in Alexandria on a bed and breakfast basis for 01 night
  • Single basis accommodation at a 5-star standard hotel in Hurghada on an All-inclusive basis for 04 nights
  • Single basis accommodation on a Dahabiya Nile cruise on a full-board basis for 04 nights
  • Single basis accommodation on a 5-star standard Lake Nasser cruise ship on a full-board basis for 03 nights
  • 44 meals: 20 breakfasts, 13 lunches, and 11 dinners
  • Water, hot and soft drinks on the Dahabiya cruise
  • Drinks at Hurghada hotel
  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Transfer from Hurghada to Luxor
  • Transfer from Aswan to Abu Simbel
  • Domestic flights as per the itinerary
  • Entrance fees as per the itinerary
  • Licensed Egyptologists tour guides
  • All service charges and local taxes

Price Excludes

  • International flights
  • Arrival visa
  • Travel insurance
  • Gratuities
  • Meals and drinks when not included
  • Any optional tour
Highlights of this Egypt Grand Tour With Dahabiya & Lake Nasser For Singles In 21 Days
  • Visiting the only ancient wonder still standing, the Great Pyramid of Khufu when you visit the Great Pyramids of Giza and the giant Sphinx
  • The fabulous contents of the impressive Egyptian Museum
  • The stunning Roman Catacombs in Alexandria
  • The wonderful sunny beaches of the Red Sea and its awesome underwater world in Hurghada
  • Ponder over the ancient Egyptian afterlife and underworld at the magnificent tombs of the Valley of the Kings
  • Sailing the peaceful Nile River like a pharaoh from Luxor up to Aswan on a luxury small boat, Dahabiya Nile cruise for four nights
  • Sailing the magnificent Lake Nasser from Abu Simbel to Aswan for three nights
  • The phenomenal Temples of Abu Simbel
  • The largest temple in the world, Karnak Temple in Luxor
  • The beautiful Temple of Philae in Aswan, the Pearl of Egypt
Itinerary
Egypt Grand Tour With Dahabiya & Lake Nasser For Singles In 21 Days

Day 1 Arrival in Cairo, Egypt

Upon arrival at Cairo International Airport, our Egypt Best Vacations representative will handle arrival procedures and visa regulations, followed by a comfortable transfer to your hotel. Your Egypt Grand Tour for singles in 21 days begins!

Day 2Giza Great Pyramids, Sphinx and Saqqara

Brace yourself, adventurer! Your 21-day solo Egyptian tapestry starts weaving the moment our guide whisks you away to the Giza pyramids, where ancient giants pierce the sky and whisper tales of forgotten dynasties.

Today, you will explore the Giza Plateau. Today’s tour includes the Great Pyramids of Khufu, Khafre, and Menkaure with the great Sphinx. The only ancient wonder which still exists (Khufu’s pyramid) awaits you. Today you will hear about the history of the pyramids, how they were built, and why they were built.

Then on to the first pyramid in history, the Step Pyramid of Djoser at Saqqara. Saqqara is one of the most important and richest necropolises in Egypt. It was the cemetery of Memphis, the 1st capital city of United Egypt in 3200 BCE.

Transfer back to your hotel.

Day 3Egyptian Museum, Saladin Citadel and Khan El-Khalili

Explore the fabulous contents of the historical Egyptian Museum at Tahrir Square in Cairo. Thousands of artifacts from all periods of Egyptian history are displayed on the two floors of the museum.

From the museum to the Citadel of the Sunni Muslim leader Saladin, which was built in 1172 to defend Cairo against the Crusaders. The White Mosque of Mohammed Ali Pasha is a prominent feature of the citadel. You will finish your tour today at the historical bazaar of Khan El-Khalili, the largest bazaar in the Middle East.

Transfer back to your hotel.

Day 4Cairo - Alexandria

Alexandria beckons! Your Egypt Gran Tour for singles in 21 days takes a vibrant turn today as you step into the sun-kissed embrace of this ancient city, where Alexander the Great’s whispers mingle with the salty tang of the Mediterranean.

Upon arrival visit the famous Roman Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa. The catacombs are huge Egyptian tombs and royal cemeteries with Ptolemaic and Roman influences. The catacombs of Kom El-Shoqafa are one the largest Roman burial sites not just in Alexandria but in Egypt. These catacombs started as a private tomb for a wealthy family, then became a public cemetery. The catacombs house more than 300 tombs.

From the catacombs to the Pompey’s Pillar. Many of the ancient historians did not tell us more details about the “Pompey’s Pillar” but about the buildings that stood nearby and have disappeared now. The hill on which the pillar is erected was covered with temples and houses a long time before the Roman era. It was the place of the Citadel of Rhakotis. A temple was dedicated to Osiris-Serapis was built on the mountain.

Enjoy your lunch at a local restaurant, then check into your hotel and free evening in Alexandria.

Day 5Alexandria - Cairo

Breakfast at the hotel then visit the Citadel of Qaitbay. The Citadel of Qaitbay in Alexandria is one of the most important fortifications in Egypt. It was constructed by Sultan Al-Ashraf Qaitbay to defend Egypt against the Ottomans/Turks.

Then to the Library of Alexandria. The Library of Alexandria is a great library and culture center, not only in Alexandria but on the Mediterranean coast and the whole world. You will end your tour at the Roman Amphitheatre of Kom El-Dekka. The Roman Amphitheatre in Alexandria is one of the great highlights of the beautiful city of Alexandria. The Amphitheaters were not just popular in Egypt, they were popular in other countries as Italy, Greece, Jordan and Turkey.

Enjoy your lunch at a local restaurant, then travel back to Cairo.

Day 6Memphis - Dahshur

Today, you are exploring the Pyramids of Dahshur, the Bent Pyramid, and the Red Pyramid which were built by pharaoh Senferu, father of Khufu. You will find out if the Bent Pyramid was planned to be bent or was a failure. While the Red Pyramid is the first complete pyramid in Egypt. 

Then to the Open Air Museum in Memphis, the first capital city of United Egypt. Located in the heart of the ruin field, the Open Air Museum of Mit Rahina consists mainly of a modern display area dedicated to a permanent collection of 81 stone artifacts of large size. 

Transfer back to your hotel in Cairo. 

Day 7Spiritual Cairo

Enjoy a spiritual tour to the Community of Religions in Cairo. The tour includes the famous Hanging Church. Cairo’s Church of the Saint Virgin Mary was built on the ruins of the Roman Babylon Fortress. Because of its location over the ruins of the fortress, it is known as Al Mo’llaqah Chruch or the “Hanging Chruch.”

From the Hanging Church to the nearby Abu Serga Church. Abu Serga church was built around the end of the fourth century or the start of the fifth century AD. The church was named after the two saints Sergius and Bacchus, who were martyred near Syria in the 4th century AD after accepting Christianity during the reign of the Roman Emperor Maximian. The Abu Serga Church is a basilica with an entrance, a nave, and three altars.

You will end your Cairo Spiritual Tour at the Synagogue of Ben Ezra, (sometimes is closed due to restoration). The Synagogue is named after the great Jewish Rabbi Ezra the Scribe. The Ben Ezra Synagogue is one of Egypt’s largest synagogues. The synagogue was originally an orthodox church that was sold to Jews for 20,000 Dinars in 882 AD, to pay the taxes levied by Egypt’s ruler, Ahmed Ibn Tulun.

Transfer back to your hotel in Cairo.

Day 8Fly to Hurghada

Trade sandy footprints for salty kisses! Today, your Egyptian solo adventure takes a turquoise turn as you soar towards Hurghada, the gateway to the Red Sea’s underwater paradise. Dive into crystal-clear waters teeming with vibrant coral reefs, or simply bask on sun-kissed beaches – your Hurghada haven awaits!

Tours such as diving, safari, snorkeling, glass boat, and submarine rides are available upon request.

Day 9Hurghada

Enjoy the Red Sea beaches on your own. Tours such as diving, safari, snorkeling, glass boat, and submarine rides are available upon request.

Day 10Hurghada

Enjoy the Red Sea beaches on your own. Tours such as diving, safari, snorkeling, glass boat, and submarine rides are available upon request.

Day 11Hurghada

Enjoy the Red Sea beaches on your own. Tours such as diving, safari, snorkeling, glass boat, and submarine rides are available upon request.

Day 12Travel to Luxor - Dahabiya Nile Cruise

Hurghada’s sun-kissed sands are just a prologue! After a blissful respite in Hurghada, your journey continues to Luxor, marking the commencement of your 4-night Dahabiya Nile cruise as part of your Egypt Grand Tour for singles in 21 days. Today, you sail the Nile’s timeless ribbon, aboard your Dahabiya Nile cruise.

Luxor, ancient heartbeat of Egypt, calls. Settle into your onboard haven before immersing yourself in the grandeur of the Temple of Karnak, the world’s largest temple, and the majestic Temple of Luxor. Both pay homage to the Theban Triad of Amun, Mut, and Khonsu, offering a captivating glimpse into ancient Egyptian splendor

Day 13Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut Temple and Colossi of Memnon

Discover the magnificent tombs of the Valley of the Kings. The pharaohs during the New Kingdom ceased building pyramids and cut their tombs deep into the mountain trying to hide them from grave robbers. There are 65 tombs in the Valley of the Kings, your guide will recommend the best 3 tombs of the open ones to visit.

From the magnificent Valley of the Kings to the unique Temple of the female pharaoh Hatshepsut who ruled as a solo pharaoh for about 20 years. You will end your trip at the giant Colossi of Memnon which survives from the Temple of pharaoh Amenhotep III.

Back to your Dahabiya Nile cruise to set sail to Edfu through the Lock of Esna. Overnight in Edfu. 

Optional tour: Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Over Luxor 

Day 14Edfu & Kom Ombo Temples

After breakfast, you will take a horse and carriage to visit the Temple of Horus in Edfu. This temple is the most intact temple in Egypt and was built during the Greco-Roman period. The Temple of Edfu is fully inscribed with reliefs and hieroglyphs on its exterior and interior walls.

Take your carriage back to your Dahabiya Nile cruise to sail up to Kom Ombo. Visit the twin Temple of Sobek, the Crocodile god, and Horus, the falcon god. Then proceed to the Crocodile Museum in the vicinity of the temple. After the tour, the Dahabiya cruise will sail up to Aswan where it moors for the next two days.

Day 15Aswan Tour

Welcome to the lovely City of Aswan. Your tour includes the largest engineering project in the 1960s, the High Dam as well as the granite quarry of the Unfinished Obelisk, and the awesome Temple of Philae. Back on board for lunch. Free evening to wander through the city.

Optional tour: Tour to the Nubian Village in Aswan

Day 16Lake Nasser Cruise - Abu Simbel Temples

Trade Nile dreams for desert mysteries! Your Egypt Grand Tour for singles in 21 days takes a dramatic turn as you disembark, leaving the Nile’s embrace for the sun-drenched majesty of Lake Nasser. Aboard your comfortable cruise, three mesmerizing nights await amidst ancient treasures and awe-inspiring vistas.

Have lunch on board. Visit the phenomenal Temples of Ramses and Nefertari at Abu Simbel. The temples of Abu Simbel are considered among the most celebrated achievements of ancient Egypt. The two temples were cut in the cliffs about 310 Km south of Aswan. The Great Temple was built for Ramses II (1279-1213 BC), while the Small Temple was built for his beloved wife, Queen Nefertari.
Overnight in Abu Simbel.

Day 17Qasr Ibrim- Amada

Your Lake Nasser cruise will set sail from Abu Simbel to Qasr Ibrim, which you will view from the top deck. Prior to the construction of the High Dam south of Aswan, Qasr Ibrim stood on the highest of three headlands on the east bank of the Nile some 70 meters above the River. Today, it is usually an island, though at times the lake as revealed a land bridge joining the island to the shore.

Then set sail to Amada to overnight there.

Day 18Amada - Wadi Es-Seboua - Aswan

Today at Amada, you will visit the Temple of Amada. This temple was built during the 18th Dynasty (c. 1550–1295 BC) in the New Kingdom, the temple of Amada is one of the oldest of the ancient Egyptian monuments lying along the shores of Lake Nasser. The reliefs and inscriptions of the temple are very well preserved because they were covered with a layer of plaster when it was converted into a church.

At Amada, you will also visit the tomb of the Viceroy of Nubia, Pennut, then set sail to Wadi Es-Seboua. This temple is named “Es-Seboua”, which means “Lions” and its name is justified due to the presence of the rows of lion-headed sphinxes before the entrance of the temple. The visit the Temple of Dakka, and the Temple of Maharaqa.
Back to your Lake Nasser cruise ship to set sail to Aswan to overnight.

Day 19New Kalabsha Area - Fly back to Cairo

Disembarkation. Visit the New Kalabsha area which includes the Temple of Kalabsha, the Temple of Beit El-Wali, and the Kiosk of Kertassi. The largest temple in the area is Kalabsha Temple. It was built during the reign of Augustus (30 BC–14 AD), the first Roman emperor. Primarily dedicated to the Nubian god Mandulis, the gods Isis and her husband Osiris were worshipped here too.

Cairo calls once more! Aswan’s warm breeze fades as you take flight, returning to the vibrant pulse of the city. Nestled in your cozy Cairo haven, savor the final two nights of your Egypt Grand Tour for singles in 21 days, where echoes of pharaohs mingle with the city’s modern hum.

Day 20Free day

Free day at the hotel.

Day 21End of your Egypt Grand Tour for singles in 21 days

As your incredible 21-day Egypt Grand Tour for singles concludes, we will assist in transferring you to Cairo Airport for your departure. While bidding farewell may be bittersweet, feel free to consult our guides about your potential next adventure in Egypt. Until we meet again, safe travels!

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