Multi Country Vacation Package: Modern Dubai & Ancient Egypt
Multi Country Vacation Package: Modern Dubai & Ancient Egypt
Middle East Tours: Ancient Egypt and Modern Dubai 12 Days’ Vacation Package The Middle East has often considered a troubled place thanks to the international media for only sharing images of disasters and bad things happening in the Middle East. The middle east is composed of 14 different countries totally different from each other. The countries that the middle east is, Bahrain, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, United Arab Emirates, and Yemen. The two most popular tourist destinations in the middle east are Dubai and Egypt. A trip to Dubai and Egypt allows you to explore ancient civilizations, ultra-modern cities, and man-made wonders that leave you in awe. Dubai And Egypt tour is your chance to experience something new, Ride camels with Bedouin tribespeople across the dunes of Dubai, Feel the adrenaline rush as you conquer the deserts in an off-road jeep. Take the fastest elevator to the highest observation deck in the world at Burj Khalifa, cruise the Nile beneath the white sail of a felucca, or float forever in the mineral-rich waters of the Dead Sea. Visit the world’s greatest open-air museum in Luxor. The Dubai and Egypt Multi-country tour is a mix of emotions and walks away with the satisfaction of enjoying the best holiday ever.
05 Days’ Vacation in Dubai: The Land of Dreams- A city of superlatives ‘Dubai’ is home to Burj Al Arab the only seven-star hotel in the world. Home to the tallest building ‘Burj Khalifa’ also home to the largest performing fountain in the world. Five days Dubai tour is perfectly designed to show you the glitz and glams of the city of dreams. Discover the man-made wonders with our 05 hours city tour where you can see the Iconic Burj Al Arab, Burj Khalifa, and Dubai Mall and you will also get shopping time in Souk Al Madinat. This tour will give you the best chance to discover the new Dubai and learn about the new additions to the ever-growing city. Experience fine dining with a sightseeing cruise and international buffet dinner at Dubai Marina -Dhow Cruise Dinner. Explore the sands of Dubai with our adventurous Desert Safari with Barbecue Dinner. Explore the capital of the United Arab Emirates with our full day sightseeing tour to Abu Dhabi. During the five days, you will get experience and explore the top attractions of two of the most modern cities in the world ‘Dubai’ & Abu Dhabi.
07 Days’ Vacation in Egypt: The Land of Pharaohs- Wander around the land of Pharaohs, walk through the roads of an ancient civilization. Your Egypt tour will be exactly the opposite of Dubai trip, Dubai welcomed you with modern day’s man-made wonders, and in Egypt, ancient man-made wonders of the world await you. The world’s oldest civilization-Egypt as the destination is a treasure trove for history and archaeology enthusiasts. Everything in Egypt is influenced by Greek, Roman, Christian, and Arab cultures over time. Tour the world of Ancient Egypt while staying in a luxury hotel in Cairo, with the pyramids of Giza as your backdrop. Explore Cairo’s Pyramids & Sphinx - reckoned by the Greeks to be one of the Seven Wonders of the World before embarking on a Nile cruise to see Valley of the Kings and the temples of Luxor, Edfu, and Aswan.
"Explore the Wonders of the Middle East, modern Dubai, and Ancient Egypt Vacation package for 12 Days"
Day-1- Arrival at Dubai International Airport
Upon arrival you will be met and greeted by our representative and will help you with the baggage, when you are in Dubai on tour or holiday, from the moment you arrive till we drop you back to the airport or even after that, we will be with you in every stage on your Dubai vacation.
Optional Tours: Dubai Marina Dhow Cruise Dinner
If you have free time in the evening (from 7 Pm onwards) you can add a Cruise Dinner in Dubai Marina with your Stop Over Package (additional charges applicable). Dubai Marina Dhow Cruise is a unique dining experience in Dubai, where you will be getting a traditional Boat Sightseeing Tour (Traditional wooden Boat-Dhow Cruise) with 5-star Buffer Dinner along with onboard entertainment. Our luxury boat equipped with all the fine amenities, the boat has a glass-covered lower deck and an open upper deck with seating like in a restaurant. Your Sightseeing cruise will include views of high rises of Dubai Marina, Blue Water Island, and Ain Dubai- The largest ferry wheel in the world and JBR area. Our boat will have 02 resident entertainers One female vocalist and one male Tanoura Dancer (Traditional Arabic Dance form).
Day 2 DUBAI CLASSIC CITY TOUR AND DESERT SAFARI
The second day of your Dubai Holiday will start with a half-day city tour of Dubai covering the old and some of the iconic attractions of Dubai. After a wonderful breakfast at the hotel, Our Professional guide will come and meet you at your hotel by 08.30 AM. Your City tour will start with a drive to the famous Palm Island, where you will have the opportunity to take some photos of the Iconic Burj Al Arab Hotel. Drive through the residential areas of Jumeriah, one of the luxurious parts of Dubai and home to the beautiful Jumeirah Mosque. From here your journey to explore the history of the city begins as your next stop will be Al Bastakiya Area, you can still find some parts of the town which existed over 40 years ago. Learn about the culture and history of the city by visiting the Museum of Al Fahidi Fort. Get aboard the Abra (the traditional water taxi) ride across Dubai creek to reach Dubai Gold and Spices Souk. The best place to buy good quality spices and you will be guided to the famous Gold Souk of Dubai. You will be transferred back to your hotel in Dubai for lunch (on your own).
By afternoon 2.30 pm to 3.pm get ready to experience the most popular outdoor activity in Dubai, Desert Safari with Barbecue Dinner. Meet our Safari guide at your hotel and he will escort you to the desert area for a memorable evening in Dubai Desert. You will be escorted to the Lahbab desert area, It takes approximately one hour and a half to reach the desert area where you will be given the dune bashing. The land cruisers used for the safaris are specially modified and it will give you the best comfort during the bumpy ride of deserts.
Before entering the desert, the guide will deflate the tires and prepare the car and he makes sure that the car has its full potential in terms of power before the Dune Bashing. From here, your adrenaline-filled desert ride begins. Fasten your seats and sit tight and get ready for a ride into the desert the ups and downs and the curves make you feel like you are on a roller coaster. The desert ride is probably the best part of Desert Safari, experiencing the car going through extreme heights, vertical slopes and through huge dunes of sand is something that is going to stay with you for a long time. During the safari, you will be given multiple options for a photo stop and to experience the desert up close.
At the end of your dune bashing, you will be transferred to the traditional Bedouin camp for delicious Barbecue dinner with live shows. Upon reaching the camp, you will be welcomed with hot tea or coffee along with the dates. The Safari guide will explain in detail about the routines and customs of the camp. Your Desert Safari package includes camel rides, unlimited soft drinks, coffee, tea snacks, and a buffet dinner.
The entertainment shows will start with a traditional Tanoura dancer showcasing his skills. The dance is full of talent and multi-colored costumes that give the visitors an eye-pleasing sight in the night. You will be amazed by how the dancer balances himself during the swirls, he moved round and round quickly, and the colorful costumes turn this into an art. The next one on the card will be fire dance, the performs will leave you in awe with the ability to control the fire while performing. The final show the 'Belly Dance' will be the highlight of today’s evening. One of the best parts of desert safari is the food, you can taste the local Arabian cuisine with a mix of international. You can find traditional dishes like hummus, kebabs, chicken tikka. The barbecue will have chicken, Beef, Lamb, and Fish meats Along with rice, and bread with different curry items and a good variety of salads. The camp will also have different options for vegetarian food items. After dinner, you will be transferred back to your hotel in Dubai.
Day 3 FULL DAY ABU DHABI CITY TOUR
After a healthy breakfast at the hotel, our guide will be accompanying you to Abu Dhabi, The Capital of the United Arab Emirates. The City tour will start with visiting the biggest mosque of UAE and one of the largest mosques in the world ‘Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque’ popularly known as ‘The White Mosque’. It is not just a typical mosque the only one that captures a unique interaction of the Islamic world with world cultures. The mosque was named after late the late president, His Highness Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan.
The city tour will continue with at Emirate Palace Hotel, the third most expensive hotel in the world which cost approximately 3 Billion us dollar to construct and it is among the most luxurious hotels in the world. Drive through Al Bateen Area of Abu Dhabi, which hosts president Place, royal family palaces, high-rise Iconic hotels overlooking the Persian Gulf. The next stop will be Abu Dhabi Corniche the eight-kilometre stretch of perfectly shaped waterfront with children’s play area, beach, numerous cafés and fine dining restaurants make one of the best places in Abu Dhabi for a day out. Then you will be guided to Abu Dhabi Marina Mall, where you will have the time for shopping and lunch (on your own).
The next stop will be Heritage village of Abu Dhabi, where you will have the chance to experience the traditional aspects of the desert way of life. The complex includes all the elements of a traditional Emirati lifestyle: A fort that defends the invaders, a souk where the day to day trade of goats, camels and other livelihood took place, A mosque which shows the religion of Islam plays a significant role in the lifestyle. After the Heritage village visit, you will continue to one of the best attractions of Abu Dhabi, The Art and Civilization museum ‘Louvre Abu Abu Dhabi’. The museum is the first universal museum in the middle east that translates the spirit of openness of cultures. Located in the Saadiyat district of Abu Dhabi, the museum was designed by Pritzker-prize winning architect Jean Nouvel. The museum encompasses 9,200 sq. m of galleries which includes the permanent gallery and a Temporary Gallery that showcases the collection from many notable French museums including Musee du Louvre, Musee d'Orsay, and Centre Pompidou.
City tour will continue to the final attraction, Yas Island. The island is a multipurpose leisure destination in Abu Dhabi and home to Ferrari World, Warner Bro’s world, Yas Water World and Yas Marina Circuit. You will be given a photo stop for 30 minutes at Ferrari world before we drop you in Dubai hotel.
Day-4 – Free Day in Dubai
Free Day to Discover Dubai on your own or join our optional tours from Dubai, Choose from the below
• Musandam Day Tour (Traditional Boat Cruise with Lunch and Water Activities)
• Al Ain Oasis city tour from Dubai
• Sharjah and Ajman City
Day-5 – DUBAI TO EGYPT
Breakfast at your hotel in Dubai, Meet our driver who will be accompanying to Dubai International Airport for your flight to Cairo.
Welcome to Cairo! The largest city in Africa with a population of 17 million and Cairo is the cultural and political center of the Arab World. Cairo is an exotic and fascinating city with a very ancient history, the city’s old quarters retain their ancient charm with many streets still known by descriptions given to them by medieval chroniclers. Up on arrival at Cairo international airport, you can easily spot our representative holding your name board. you will be met and transferred to your hotel for check-in.
Overnight in Cairo
Day-6 Cairo – Visit Pyramids and Sphinx
Breakfast at your hotel in Cairo, Meet our guide at your hotel who will be accompanied throughout the tour. The highlight of today’s tour will be the visit to Pyramids & Sphinx - reckoned by the Greeks to be one of the Seven Wonders of the World.
Admire the ancient architecture of pyramids and you will be wondered to know that a single pyramid is built of 2,300,000 blocks, each weighing an average of two and one–half tons. Sphinx is a giant 4,500-year-old limestone statue situated near the Great Pyramid in Giza. The Great Sphinx always has been a mystery for visitors, the great structure was not a not assembled piece by piece but carved from single mass limestone. As one of the oldest monolithic statues in the world with approximately 66 feet tall and 240 feet long. You will be amazed to know that nobody knows the original name of the structure, Sphinx is the human-shaped lion in ancient Greek mythology the term which came into use after 2000 years after the statue was built.
Capture the moments when you visit the Pyramids of Giza, the only one among the ancient seven wonders of the ancient world which is still standing today. The Cheops Pyramid is more popular with its interior burial chambers and is open for inspection by the public. The visitors entering the structure follow a passage leading to the Great Gallery, a spacious corridor 28 feet high, and continue to the King's Chamber, whose walls are lined in solid red granite. You will be transferred back to your hotel in Cairo for lunch (on your own) after the tour.
Free afternoon or Make your evening more interesting by joining any of the optional tours from below. Overnight at Cairo hotel.
VISIT THE INCREDIBLE EGYPTIAN MUSEUM: USD 65, MIN 2 PAX
You will be picked up from the hotel by 12.00 pm and escorted to the Egyptian Museum to expire the most important depository of Egyptian antiquities anywhere in the world. The Egyptian Museum houses 107 halls filled with approximately 160,000 objects covering 5,000 years of the oldest civilization in the world. You will get to see the artifacts from the Pharaonic and Graeco-Roman periods, including the celebrated mummies of ancient Egypt’s king and Tut Ankh Amun treasures.
SOUND AND LIGHT SHOW AT THE PYRAMIDS: USD 65, MIN 2 PAX
Join our evening spectacular sound and light show at the Pyramids of Giza, watch as the pyramids and Sphinx are illuminated in multi-colored lasers and visual projections, along with the thriving music and commentary emerge from the Sphinx that tells the stories of ancient Egypt and the story of the building of the Pyramids of Cheops, Kephren, Mykerinos.
HALF DAY CITADEL, MOSQUES & KHAN KHALILI BAZAAR: USD 65, MIN 2 PAX
Join our city tour of Cairo which covers Citadel, Mosques, and Khan Khalili Bazaar, the best way to know the pulse of the city and lifestyle of the people. Situated on Mokattam Hills of Old Cairo, the Citadel situated was the nerve center of Egypt for almost 700 years. The ruler of Egypt in the late 19th century, Muhammad Ali Pasha began the construction of the grand structure and was completed by, ruler. Mamluk sultans. Turkish governors resided in the Citadel during the Ottoman period, The Citadel is considered among the world's most splendid monuments of medieval warfare. Facing the Citadel is the most majestic monument of Arab architecture in Egypt, Mosque of Sultan Hassan, built between 1356 and 1363 and the Mosque of Al-Rifai was constructed in two phases over the period between 1869 and 1912 when it was finally completed.
The tour will continue with a visit to Khan el-Khalili, known as the Turkish bazaar during the Ottoman period, which was built in the year1382 by Emir Djaharks ElKhalili. Until this day, the bazaar is a center of trade and communion in the city and offers a wide array of antiques, handcrafts of gold, silver, and copper. Numerous old coffee shops and local restaurants serving authentic middle eastern cuisines is popular among both Egyptians and tourists alike.
Day-7 Cairo -Luxor – Cruise Tour
The morning after breakfast, meet our driver and you will be transferred back to Cairo International Airport for a flight to Luxor.
Upon arrival in Luxor, meet our representative we will be escorted to our cruise ship for your embarkation procedure. You will call this luxury cruise your home for next the four nights. A delicious lunch will be served on board before your visit to Luxor and Karnak Temples.
By afternoon you will be escorted to Luxor and Karnak Temples. Luxor Temps is an important temple in the history of Egypt, it was constructed during the reign of the Middle Kingdom and built largely by Amenhotep III and Ramses II. Luxor Temple was the center of the most important festival of ancient Egypt, The festival of Opet. Visit Karnak temple the largest temple in the world and the largest religious building ever made. It comprises three main temples, smaller enclosed temples, and several outer temples - all constructed over 1300 years ago. The three main temples of Mut, Months, and Amun are enclosed in enormous brick walls, with the temple of Amun at the center.
After the tour of Luxor and Karnak Temple, you will be transferred back to the Cruise, Dinner will be served on board and Overnight stay.
After breakfast onboard, meet our guide and who will be accompanying you for the tour of Valley of Kings. Crossing the newly constructed Luxor Bridge to reach the Valley of the Kings. The Pharaohs of old kingdom chose The Pyramids of Giza and the Nile Delta for building their tombs, but the new kingdom Pharaohs wanted to be closer to the source of their dynastic roots, The kings built their tombs in the vast land west of Luxor, now known as the valley of kings, which is home to many pharaonic tombs of the New Kingdom, Includes King Tutankhamun and Ramses the Great.
Based on the availability you will get to visit 3 Royal tombs. Each king's formal name and the title is inscribed in his tomb, which is also adorned with his images and statues. Most of the tombs follow a similar pattern where tombs were cut into limestone followed by three corridors, an antechamber, and a sunken sarcophagus chamber. Explore several amazing Royal Tombs. There are over 60 tombs exquisitely decorated for the pharaohs who ruled Egypt between 1539 and 1075 BC, although only a handful are open to the public.
Continue exploring the area and head to the Valley of the Queens which includes between 75 and 80 tombs. These tombs belong to Queens of the 18th, 19th and 20th Dynasties. The most notable one among these is the famous tomb of Nefertiti, one of the five wives of Ramses II. You can then visit the Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut of the18th dynasty, the only woman Pharaoh to rule ancient Egypt. It was built just north of the Middle Kingdom temple of Mentuhotep Nebhepetre, amid the bay of cliffs known as Deir El-Bahri. In ancient times the temple was called Djeser-desert, meaning the sacred of sacred. The temple of the only women who ruled Egypt is one of the world’s most striking architectural masterpieces and The female pharaoh chose to build her temple in a valley sacred to the Theban Goddess of the west, on a direct axis with Karnak Temple of Amun on the East Bank.
Head back to the cruise for a lunch break, we will then sail to Edfu via Esna, Ancient Nubia was known to the pharaohs as the “Land of Gold,” and its wealth and lands were eventually incorporated into Egypt around 1500 BC. In the afternoon, join your shipmates for afternoon tea.
Delicious Dinner and overnight stay on-board.
HOT AIR BALLOONING OVER THE VALLEY AT SUNRISE
USD 180, MIN 2 PAX
Join our hot air balloon trip over the valley at sunrise and enjoy the mysterious ancient historical sights of Luxor from the air. Bird's eye view from the hot air balloon will give the best view of this spectacular landscape. Fly over the temples and burial grounds of the Pharaohs and allow history to come to life before your eyes.
Available: Every Day
Departure Time: Approx. 4 am - *Pick up time may vary depending on the location / pick up point/flight time
Day-9 Luxor-Edfu-Kom Ombo-Aswan
Enjoy a delicious breakfast on board before visiting the second-largest and best-preserved ancient in Egypt-Temple of Edfu believed to be built on the site of the great battle between Horus and Seth- the god of chaos, fire, deserts, trickery, storms, envy, disorder, violence. Lunch and afternoon tea will be served on board and we will sail to Kom Ombo.
Afternoon you will be guided to the Temples of Kom Ombo. Today the region may be a sleepy agricultural backwater surrounded by sugar cane fields, but the temple of Kimbo Ombo dedicated to the gods Sobek and Haroeris tells you the importance of this area due to its prime position along Nile river. The temple originally had two gateways, but now the lower parts of the central pillar and the right-wing survive. As you walk towards the entrance, you can see the gods Sobek, Hathor, and Khons; a hieroglyphic text of 52 lines. The courtyard of Sobek and Hathor is where your pictures will look great.
Get on board as we sail towards the Ancient Nubia, Participate in an Egyptian Galabeya party on board. A costume party with a lot of fun, buying the Galabaya costume is even more fun.
Dinner and Overnight stay onboard cruise.
Breakfast on board, today you will get to visit the third largest dam in the world, Aswan High Dam, rockfill dam across the Nile River, at Aswān, Egypt, completed in 1970 at a cost of about $1 billion. You can also visit the Philae Temple dedicated to the goddess Isis, a structure saved by UNESCO's rescue project during the building of the Aswan High Dam. The temple was transferred block by block from their original place in Philae Island to Agilika Island. Take the short boat ride to discover the Philae Temple and will bring the visitor to a magnificent vista of the island, before landing at what would have been the ancient quay on the south side.
The most well-known legend connected to the temple is the story of how the goddess Isis found the heart of Osiris here after his murder by his brother Seth.
Dinner and overnight onboard cruise
After a delicious breakfast on board, Disembark the cruise and meet our driver who will escort you to Aswan Airport for our flight back to Cairo where we will be met and escorted back to the hotel. The rest of the day is free leisure, or you have the option to join our Optional tours of Abu Simbel.
OPTIONAL: MORNING VISIT TO ABU SIMBEL: USD 450, MIN 1 PAX
This morning transfer to Aswan airport to board a flight to Abu Simbel. Upon arrival in Abu Simbel, you will be transferred to the temple site. Visit the Temple of Ramses and Temple of Queen Nefertari; not only are the two temples located at Abu Simbel among the most magnificent monuments in the world, but their removal and reconstruction was a historic event in itself. When the temples (280 km from Aswan) were threatened by submersion in Lake Nasser the two temples that of Rameses II primarily dedicated to Re-Harakhte, and that of his wife, Nefertari dedicated to Hathor were moved to their new location. After touring you will be transferred back to the airport for a short flight back to Aswan.
Available: Every Day
Departure Time: Approx. 7 am - *Pick up time may vary depending on the location / pick up point/flight time
Day-12 Final Departure
After a healthy breakfast at the hotel, meet our driver who will escort you back to Cairo International airport for your flight to Dubai for your final flight to home with the best memories of Modern Dubai and Ancient Egypt.
- 04 Nights in Dubai Hotel with Breakfast
- 07 Nights in Egypt
- Dubai Marina Dinner Cruise with Transfers
- Half-Day Dubai City Tour
- Dubai Museum Visit
- Dubai Gold and Spices Souk Visit
- Atlantis The Palm Hotel Photo Stop
- Burj Al Arab Hotel Photo Stop
- Full-Day Abu Dhabi City Tour
- Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Visit
- Louvre Museum Visit
- Visit Heritage Village of Abu Dhabi
- Dubai Desert Safari with BBQ Dinner
- Camel Ride at Desert Camp
- Henna Painting for Ladies
- Arabic Coffee and Dates
- Delicious Barbecue Dinner
- Sand Boarding in Desert
- Belly Dance Show
- Arabic Tanoura Dance Show
- Fire Dance Show
- Cairo City Tour– Visit Pyramids and Sphinx
- Cairo City Tour- Visiting Luxor – Cruise Tour
- Drive to Luxor- Guided Tour to Edfu
- Guided Tour to Luxor-Edfu-Kom Ombo
- Full-Day City tour of Aswan
- Internal Flights in Egypt
- Tourism Dirham.
- Dubai Entry Visa.
- Any Lunch or dinner not mentioned in the program.
- Extras and personal expenses.
Accommodation based on a twin basis. We book the hotel of your choice or choose the hotel provided by us at a discount rate.
Your booking will be confirmed only after receiving the advance amount and the balance amount needs to be paid before starting the trip.
Any payment is done online through our website or direct will get a receipt and booking vouchers with 48 hours of booking.
Upon arrival, you need to carry the e-vouchers or Printed voucher's original passport, etc.
If any changes in the date of arrival, the same should be communicated well in advance, and rescheduling without prior notice will come under cancellation policy. Certain activities are subject to availability. Hotels booked, if not available in rescheduled dates then we will book other hotels as per your preference. Changes if any in the room rates will be applicable according to the selected hotel.
A moderate dress code should be used during Mosque visits if applicable.