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21 Day Egypt and Turkey Enchantment Tour (Tour Code: ETT)

Day 01: AUSTRALIA – DUBAI – CAIRO

Depart Australia in the evening on Emirates Airlines via Dubai to Cairo, Egypt and fly overnight.

Day 02: CAIRO ARRIVAL (D)

Connect your flight in Dubai to Cairo and arrive at Cairo International Airport in the morning. Upon arrival, our representative will meet and assist you through Government & Customs Formalities. You are then transferred to your hotel to check in.

Day 03: CAIRO SIGHTSEEING (B.L.D)

Our guide will pick you up by air conditioned vehicle. Visit Giza Pyramids and the Sphinx.

Lunch at local restaurant. After lunch, visit the Egyptian Museum and Khan El-Khalili Old Market. Transfer back to your hotel. Dinner and overnight at your hotel in Cairo.

Day 04: CAIRO – LUXOR, NILE RIVER CRUISE (B.L.D)

Breakfast at your hotel before check out. Our representative and guide will transfer you to Cairo Airport to fly to Luxor. Upon arrival, you are met and assisted by CTT representative to be transferred to pier to check in your cruise. Visit Karnak Temple and Luxor Temple.

Lunch onboard the cruise. Dinner and overnight onboard.

Day 05: NILE RIVER CRUISE – WEST BANK, EDFU (B.L.D)

Breakfast on board. Transferupon air conditioned car to East Bank accompanied by our guide.

Visit West Bank (Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut Temple, and Colossi of Memnon). Lunch on board. Continue sailing to Edfu passing through Esna. Dinner and overnight onboard.

Day 06: NILE RIVER CRUISE – TEMPLE OF EDFU, KOM OMBO (B.L.D)

Breakfast on board. Transfer by the traditional Course carriage to Edfu Temple. Visit Temple of Edfu. Lunch onboard the cruise. Sail to Kom Ombo. Dinner is on board. Stay overnight on board the cruise in Kom Ombo.

Day 07: NILE RIVER CRUISE – KOM OMBO TEMPLE – ASWAN (B.L.D)

Breakfast on board. Our driver and guide will pick you from your cruise to visit the Temple of Kom Ombo. After that, continue to sail to Aswan. Dinner is on board. Stay overnight on board the cruise in Aswan.

Day 08: ASWAN – CAIRO (B.L)

Breakfast on board before disembarkation. Our driver and guide will pick you at pier from your cruise. Transfer by air conditioned vehicle to Abu Simbel. Visit Abu Simbel Temples.

Visit Philae Temple, the Unfinished Obelisk and the Aswan High Dam. Lunch will be at local restaurant. After that, you are transferred to Aswan Airport to take flight to Cairo. Upon arrival, you are met and transferred to hotel in Cairo.

Day 09: CAIRO (B)

Breakfast at your hotel. Today you are free at leisure to explore Cairo on your own. Stay overnight in Cairo.

Day 10: CAIRO – ISTANBUL (B)

You are transferred from your hotel by air conditioned car to Cairo International Airport for your flight to Istanbul, Turkey and arrive in the evening. Upon arrival, you are met and transferred to hotel. You are free at leisure for the rest of the day. Stay overnight at Crowne Plaza Harbiye **** or similar.

Day 11: ISTANBUL (B)
Full day tour which includes Topkapi Palace (excluding harem), Hippodrome of Constantinople, Blue Mosque and the Grand Bazaar, Istanbul. Optional: Dinner with belly dancing entertainment. 

Stay overnight at Crowne Plaza Harbiye**** or similar.

Day 12: ISTANBUL – ANKARA(B.D)

This morning there will be an Optional tour of St. Sophia and  Bosphorus cruise. In the afternoon, you will depart for Ankara at around 3:00pm and arrive at Ankara later. Stay overnight at Movenpick Hotel Ankara**** or similar.

Day 13: ANKARA – CAPPADOCIA(B.D)
In the morning, depart to view Hittite Artefacts at the Museum of Anatolian Civilizations. Visit the Mausoleum of Ataturk, father of modern Turkey. Drive to Cappadocia and tour a 13th century Caravan Inn en-route. Stay overnight at Cappadocia Lodge**** or similar.

Day 14: CAPPADOCIA(B.D)
Tour the rock-cut Churches of Goreme decorated with 6th Century frescoes, Zelve’s cliff-side Byzantine monastic complex and Uchisar’s Castle, Saratli underground city. Have dinner in Cappadocia. Stay overnight at Cappadocia Lodge**** or similar.

Day 15: CAPPADOCIA – PAMUKKALE (B.D)
Drive to Pamukkale. En route, visit the famous Mausoleum of Sufi philosopher Mevlana. Have dinner and stay overnight in Pamukkale. Stay overnight at Pam Thermal Hotel**** or similar.                

Day 16: PAMUKKALE – KUSADASI (B.D)
Today is the day we pay an early morning visit to the unique Cotton Castle, the white calcium cascades, and also pay a visit to one of the first modern spa centres of the ancient world, Hierapolis. Then we will drive to Kusadasi. Have dinner and stay overnight in Kusadasi. Stay overnight at Charisma Hotel**** or similar.

Day 17: EPHESUS & ST. MARY’S HOUSE – KUSADASI (B.D)
Today you will have a full day tour to the famous ruins of Ephesus and St. Mary’s Cottage. Have dinner and stay overnight in Kusadasi. Afternoon Optional: tour of Sardis or Sirince. Stay overnight at Charisma Hotel**** or similar.

Day 18: PERGAMUM – TROY – CANAKKALE (B.D)
Visit Pergamum, tour Troy with its famous wooden horse and continue to Canakkale. Stay overnight at Kolin Hotel**** or similar.

Day 19: DARDANELLES – GALLIPOLI – ISTANBUL(B)
In the morning, depart for Gallipoli and visit ANZAC Cove, Lone Pine Cemetery, Chunuk Bair, Kabatepe War Museum. Continue to drive back to Istanbul for the night.

Stay overnight at Crowne Plaza Harbiye **** or similar.

Day 20: ISTANBULDUBAI – AUSTRALIA (B)

You will be at leisure until you are transferred to the airport for your Emirates flights to Australia via Dubai in the afternoon. You will fly overnight.

Day 21: AUSTRALIA
Arrive in Australia and your unforgettable Egypt and Turkey tour ends.

 

Tour price: *$5,980, now $5,280 per person, twin or double share

Single supplement: $1,280

Departure Dates: 08/05/2019 & 11/09/2019

Price includes:

  1. Etihad Airways or Emirates Airlines return economy class air-ticket: Australia – Abu Dhabi or Dubai – Cairo//Istanbul – Abu Dhabi or Dubai – Australia;
  2. Airport tax and fuel surcharge (currently $190, subject to change);
  3. Egypt Airlines or Turkish Airlines air-ticket with tax from Cairo to Istanbul;
  4. Twin or double share accommodation at 4 star hotels as listed in the itinerary or similar;
  5. 4 nights twin share accommodation at a 5 star Nile cruise ship;
  6. Meals as stated in the itinerary;
  7. Sightseeing tours with admission fees included in the itinerary;
  8. Transfers and transport throughout the trip by A/C vehicle;
  9. Service of professional English-speaking local guide.

Price excludes:

  1. Travel insurance;
  2. Egypt ($50, subject to change) and Turkey visa fees ($100, subject to change;
  3. Optional tours;
  4. Personal expenses;
  5. Tip to guide and driver ($8 per person per day to your guide and driver to share);
  6. Any meals or services not mentioned in the itinerary.                   


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