DAY 01 : Arrival to Cairo (Meals: Breakfast)
Upon arrival in Cairo (International Airport), our representative will meet you & transfer to the hotel.
(Check-In after 14:00pm) and check in to hotel. Remaining day is leisure and Overnight in Cairo.
DAY 02 : Giza Sightseeing (Pyramids and Sphinx): (Meals: Breakfast+Lunch)
Meet in hotel lobby with the tour guide to begin the sightseeing excursion with a visit to Memphis,ancient capital of Egypt dating from 3100 BC which contains the beautiful representation of King Ramsis II through his colossal statue.Then proceed to Sakkara to see the world-famous Step Pyramid of King Zoser, the oldest known of Egypt's 107 Pyramids.At the Pyramids area,visit the Three Pyramids built for Pharaohs Cheops, Chephren & Mycerinus on the Giza Plateau and the mysterious Sphinx.Overnight Cairo
DAY 03 : Flight from CAI/ASW, Nile Cruise: (Meals: Breakfast+Lunch+Dinner)
Breakfast Box from hotel in Cairo transfer to domestic Terminal flying to Aswan at 0700: am.
08:00 am arrival Aswan and meet for transfer to board on 03-night Nile Cruise. Embarkation before lunch. Then depart with the cruise guide to visit the High Dam, one of the biggest dams in the world and was an engineering miracle when it was built in the 1960's. Then proceed to visit Philae Temple which dedicated to goddess Isis. It's at new site on Agilika Island its former site on Philae Island. Overnight on board
DAY 04 : Nile Cruise (Kom Ombo & Edfu): (Meals: Breakfast+Lunch+Dinner)
The cruise sails to Kom Ombo & upon arrival visit The Temple of Sobek & Haroeris, dedicated to the crocodile-god Sobek. The temple stands at a bend in the Nile where in ancient times sacred crocodiles basked in the sun on the river bank. Return to the cruise & sail to Edfu. On arrival visit the Temple of Horus, the largest and most complete preserved Temple combining Pharaonic and Greek architectures. Overnight onboard cruise.
DAY 05 : Nile Cruise (Luxor): (Meals: Breakfast+Lunch+Dinner)
Sail to Esna and Luxor. Upon arrival to Luxor, move to the West Bank of the Nile to visit the Valley of Kings & Queens, a vast City of the dead where magnificent tombs were carved into the desert rocks and filled with treasures for the afterlife by generations of Pharaohs. Then proceed to the foot of the cliff to see the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, the only woman who ruled Egypt in Pharaonic History. On the way back to the River Nile, your road passes by the famed Colossi of Memnon, known in Ancient Greek times for their haunting voices at dawn. Overnight onboard cruise.
DAY 06 : Luxor to Cairo/ By flight: (Meals: Breakfast)
Breakfast onboard then time to disembark. Meet with guide for a morning tour to visit Luxor Temple and Karnak Temple after which the remainder of the day is at leisure until transfer to airport for flight to Cairo at 18:20pm. Arrival to Cairo at 19:30pm, Meet and transfer to hotel. Overnight in Cairo
DAY 07 : Egyptian Museum, Old Cairo: (Meals: Breakfast+Lunch)
Breakfast,visiting the Egyptian Museum,then the Citadel of Saladin with its Alabaster Mosque and the Tomb of Ottoman ruler Mohamed Ali.The excursion also includes touring around the Old Cairo area where you can find a mixture between the Islamic & Christian Monuments Abu Serga Church,Al Mo'allaqa Church or Hanging Church which are dated back to the beginning of the 5th Century AD & are built as the basilica style along with the world famous Khan ElKhalily Bazaar. Overnight in Cairo
DAY 08 : Cairo to Kayseri via Istanbul / Flight: (Meals: Breakfast)
Breakfast, check-out hotel and transfer to Cairo airport for flight to Kayseri Via Istanbul at 14:20pm.
22:50pm, Arrival to Kayseri, meet and transfer to hotel. Overnight in Cappadocia.
DAY 09 : Cappadocia Tour including Goreme (Meals: Breakfast+Lunch)
Breakfast, 09:45 am, visit Goreme Open Air Museum consisting of five Byzantine Orthodox churches. Visit also Uchisar to take pictures of "The Castle" and sightseeing. Lunch in Goreme and then visit Avanos which is famous for its potteries. You can see their demonstration and you can try to make it. After that a visit to the valley of fairy chimney, the name is Pasabagi then we continue to see Cavusin (Rose Valley) which has amazing beautiful red rock formations. Next is the Devrent Valley and Urgup afterwards. Following that a panoramic view point to observe the fairy chimneys. Overnight in Cappadocia.
DAY 10 : Cappadocia Tour /Overnight coach to Pamukkale (Meals:Breakfast+Lunch)
(OPTINAL:This morning an hour hot-air balloon ride available with extra cost of 210.00 EUR Per person)
Breakfast, 09:45am, depart to visit Ortahisar we can have good photo opportunity of Ortahisar rock castle. Mustafapasa which was old Greek Village once called Sinasos. There are old Greek churches in this town. After that we drive through Sahinefendi and then visit a roman ruins of Sobesos which is recently excavated that has very nice ground mosaics. Soganli Valley We walk 2 km in the valley and visit famous cave churches. Lunch in Soganli Village then Kaymakli Underground City that is the deepest underground city. 20:00 pm Depart on Intercity overnight coach to Pamukkale..
DAY 11 : Visit Pamukkale then to Kusadasi (Meals: Breakfast+Lunch)
06:00 am Arrival Pamukkale, meet and transfer to hotel and check in for half day with breakfast.
09:30 am depart to Discovery of Travertine terraces and Hierapolis. The travertine terraces at Pamukkale are one of the most spectacular natural wonders we ever have seen from various mineral springs in a vast white cliff side. Walk along the Hierapolis ancient city ruins, see the huge Necropolis, and feel the warmth of the natural spring as you go barefoot on the Travertens. Then If you like to swim in the Ancient Pool they charge extra entrance fee. Overnight in Kusadasi.
DAY 12 : Ephesus tour then flight to Istanbul (Meals: Breakfast+Lunch)
Breakfast, 09:00am depart to visitEphesus Ancient City - Enter through the Magnesia Gate and begin a slow, downhill walk with your guide into the ruins of this Roman provincial capital. Your route takes you past the Odeon, the Celsus Library, the Temple of Hadrian, the Fountain of Trajan. The Grand Theatre, where Saint Paul preached, is the largest theatre is antiquity with capacity of 24.000 seats.Next we will visit the ruins of the Temple of Artemis. Lunch at a local restaurant and then we will visit the House of the Virgin Mary's - Transfer to Izmir Airport for evening flight to Istanbul at 19:00 pm.
20:00pm, Arrival to Istanbul, meet at the airport and transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Istanbul.
DAY 13 : Historical Istanbul Tour : (Meals: Breakfast+Lunch)
Breakfast, 08:20am visit to the ancient Byzantine Hippodrome where you will tour the Egyptian Obelisk, Serpentine Column, Fountain of Wilhelm and the Hagia Sophia Museum, built during the reign of Emperor Theodosius and burned down in the fire of Nika Revolt in 532 A.D.. After lunch break at local restaurant, you will visit the Topkapi Palace (excluding harem), residence and administrative center of the Ottoman Sultans. Day tour will finish with the visit of Grand Bazaar. Overnight in Istanbul.
DAY 14 : Half day morning Bosphorus Cruise: (Meals: Breakfast)
Breakfast, 08:20am short drive to Spice Market, Egyptian Bazaar heaped with various sweets & spices is one of the world’s largest spice bazaars since 1665. Then embark on the Bosphorus ferry for an unforgettable cruise along the Bosphorus, the beautiful strait that divides Europe from Asia. After tour back to hotel with remaining day is leisure and Overnight in Istanbul.
DAY 15 : Departure : (Meals: Breakfast)
Breakfast, check out hotel and transfer to Ataturk airport as per your flight departure time.