Wonders of Egypt: Cairo and a Nile Cruise Through Luxor, Edfu & Aswan (8 days / 7 nights)

8 days / 7 nights

Wheelchair accessible van with a ramp on the back
Wonders of Egypt: Cairo and a Nile Cruise trough Luxor, Edfu & Aswan (9 days / 8 nights)
Nile cruise
Wheelchair accessible cabin
Accessible bathroom Nile Cruise

Multi-day trip description

On this 8-day multi-day trip to Egypt, you will be able to grasp the magnificence of this culture in an accessible way. An ancient yet modern country with many stories to tell and lots to show, there is an impressive amount of landmarks that date back many centuries ago. With a cruise through the Nile River, you will visit Cairo, Luxor, and Aswan, all places where you will guide visits as well as free time to explore, including dining experiences...On this 8-day multi-day trip to Egypt, you will be able to grasp the magnificence of this culture in an accessible way. An ancient yet modern country with many stories to tell and lots to show, there is an impressive amount of landmarks that date back many centuries ago. With a cruise through the Nile River, you will visit Cairo, Luxor, and Aswan, all places where you will guide visits as well as free time to explore, including dining experiences, and shopping.

With accommodation, domestic flights, and meals included, the most famous landmarks you will visit are the Luxor Temples, many pyramids, and the Aswan Dam; plus, you will enjoy many spectacular views from the wheelchair-accessible cruise, Amarco Nile Cruise. All transfers will be done on an accessible van, and your accessible rooms at the cruise and the to-be-selected hotels will be guaranteed. Please get in touch with us for any special requirements and learn more detailed information about your itinerary below.


Accessibility. What to expect?

  • Assistance

    Tour Guides/ Staff have been trained by Wheel the World to provide assistance to people with disabilities during the Multi-day Trip

    Guides/ Staff members have experience assisting people with disabilities

  • Transportation

    Transportation is wheelchair accessible

  • Bathrooms

    Accessible bathroom available in only one stop of the Multi-day Trip

  • Places

    Places visited are all wheelchair accessible and can be navigated independently

    Places present some barriers and minimum assistance is needed

    There are pathways with rocks, stones, or other terrain that makes them difficult to access

  • Equipment

    No adaptive equipment included

From $2358 USD / per person

*Price based on 2 travelers

Reliable accessibility information

Comprehensive planning

Personalized support

Itinerary

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Day 1: Arrival

Welcome to Egypt! Upon arrival, you will meet your tour manager at the airport, and your guaranteed accessible room at a to-be-selected hotel wil...Welcome to Egypt! Upon arrival, you will meet your tour manager at the airport, and your guaranteed accessible room at a to-be-selected hotel will be waiting for you. After reviewing your itinerary for the next 9 days, relax and enjoy your welcoming drink. You can always ask our travel experts to recommend activities suited to your needs.

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Day 2: Giza Plateau, Egyptian Museum & Islamic Cairo

On day 2 of yout multiday trip, you will meet with your tour guide at the hotel. After having breakfast, you will be driven on an accessible van ...On day 2 of yout multiday trip, you will meet with your tour guide at the hotel. After having breakfast, you will be driven on an accessible van to Giza Plateau, which houses many Egyptian landmarks. There you can find the Great Pyramid of Cheops, one of the 7 wonders of the ancient world. Chefren and Mykerinus pyramids are also found here, all of which you will be able to explore and photograph from the outside. All places are
wheelchair accessible.

Later, you will have lunch at a local restaurant and head to the Egyptian Museum, which hosts many Egyptian antiquities and artifacts. Islamic Cairo will be your next stop. Here you will discover the city’s significant souks: Hakan El Khalili, a place where you will be able to shop for jewelry, antiques, and souvenirs. Later you will be taken back to your hotel.

Day 3: Nile River Cruise & Karnark and Luxor Temple Visit thumbnail

Day 3: Nile River Cruise & Karnark and Luxor Temple Visit

On day 3 of your trip, you will fly to Luxor. Upon arrival, you will be taken on an accessible vehicle to board a 5-star cruise boat adapted for ...On day 3 of your trip, you will fly to Luxor. Upon arrival, you will be taken on an accessible vehicle to board a 5-star cruise boat adapted for wheelchair users. Enjoy Nile river views at the Amarco Nile Cruise! After lunch on board, enjoy your visit to the remarkable Karnak and Luxor Temples. Your accommodation and dinner venue will be the accessible cruise.

Day 4: Luxor West Bank, Temple of Queen Hatshepsut & Edfu thumbnail

Day 4: Luxor West Bank, Temple of Queen Hatshepsut & Edfu

On day 4, you will continue to navigate the Nile river. After breakfast, you will explore the mortuary Temple of Queen Hatshepsut. The impressive...On day 4, you will continue to navigate the Nile river. After breakfast, you will explore the mortuary Temple of Queen Hatshepsut. The impressive construction dates back to the 15th century and makes homage to this critical Egyptian Queen. After lunch, you will sail to Edfu and enjoy the views of the circuit. After having a delicious dinner on board, you will sit overnight on the cruise.

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Day 5: Horus & Sobek Temples in Edfu

After having breakfast on board, you will visit one of the most preserved Temples in the country: Located in Edfu, it is the one dedicated to Hor...After having breakfast on board, you will visit one of the most preserved Temples in the country: Located in Edfu, it is the one dedicated to Horus, an ancient god. Afterward, your next stop will be the Temple of Sobek, the crocodile god. You will have lunch on board while the captain sails towards Aswan. The cruise will be your accommodation for the night.

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Day 6: High Dam & Nubian Village in Aswan

On day 6 of this multi-day trip, you will be taken to High Dam, the largest dam globally that started its functions in 1970. Your tour guide will...On day 6 of this multi-day trip, you will be taken to High Dam, the largest dam globally that started its functions in 1970. Your tour guide will tell you about its fascinating history involving geopolitical aspects. Next, you will be taken to Nubian Village on an accessible van, a quaint and colorful town near the Nile river in Aswan. Back at the cruise, dinner will be included.

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Day 7: Back to Cairo

After breakfast, you will fly back to Cairo and head to a to-be-selected hotel, where your accessible room will be guaranteed. Enjoy your free da...After breakfast, you will fly back to Cairo and head to a to-be-selected hotel, where your accessible room will be guaranteed. Enjoy your free day! You can always ask us to recommend activities suited to your needs.

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Day 8: Final departure

Depending on the time of your flight, you will be transferred to the airport in a wheelchair-accessible van.falseDepending on the time of your flight, you will be transferred to the airport in a wheelchair-accessible van.

    What's included

  • Tickets

  • Breakfast

  • Dinner

  • Tour Guides

  • Assistants

  • Airport transfer

  • Professional driver

  • Accessible transportation

  • Accommodation

  • Domestic flights

    What's not included

  • Adaptive equipment

  • Insurance

  • Tourist city taxes

  • International flights

Important information

  • The same price applies to all travelers. Please select the number of travelers with and without disabilities when booking on our website.

  • Please note that the price featured is the lowest price available based on 2 people traveling. Please get in touch with our travel experts to know what rates apply for your traveling dates / number of participants.

  • This trip can be arranged for customers traveling by themselves. Assistants and trained guides will be hired to assist and help out with the logistics needed.

  • Spoken language(s): English.

  • Travel insurance is not included but an appropriate insurance based on your personal needs is highly recommended.

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