Being the largest city in Egypt, Cairo has an amazing population for over 6 million. Cairo can be traced back to the first millennium, it was formed as a group of settlements. The largest pyramids in the world can be found in Egypt. When touring the pyramids, notice the large pyramid in the center, and many small pyramid surround it. The large on contains the pharaoh, and the smaller ones contain close family members and members highly placed in the courts.
In Cairo you can find the famous Egyptian Museum with 2 stories and over 100,000 antiquities. Tour the statues, the paintings, the golden masks, the ancient coins, and much more.
The greatest open air museum in the world is located in Luxor, about a 9 hour train ride from Cairo. Tour the Karnak Temple which was the main place of worship around 1300 B.C. See a complex of temples, chapels, pylons, and many different buildings.
9pm - Pickup from the hotel in Eilat transport to Taba border. After crossing border we will start to drive to Cairo 10 hours.
7am Coffee at the famous market, then continuing to the pyramids and sphinx
12pm Lunch in a local authentic restaurant
1pm Cairo Museum
3pm City tour and bazaar
7pm Night train to Luxor (about 9 hours)
6am Tour in the west bank of Luxor-Valley of the kings include Hatshepsut Temple
1pm Tour in the east bank of Luxor- include visit the Karnak Temple and Luxor Temple
7pm Night train back to Cairo (about 9 hours)
6am Tour the ancient Cairo, visit the Coptic Church, and Synagogue of Ben Ezra (Cairos oldest Synagogue)
10am Tour to the citadel of Saladin
12pm Transport to Taba border (abour 10 hours)
12am Transfer back to your hotel in Eilat. ( Estimated time )