Storied Escapes

Storied Escapes

Sample Egypt Itinerary: 10-Day Private Egypt Tour

Spectacular experiences await you on this Egypt itinerary. Highlights include dining by the pyramids, sunset on the Nile, and private tours of ancient wonders.

On our tours, guests enjoy:

  • Thrilling destinations
  • Seamless planning
  • Private tours
  • Custom itineraries
  • Exceptional local guides and drivers

Find all this and more on this incredible itinerary!

Custom-Made for You

This tour is fully customizable to match your travel preferences and budget. Simply fill out our Trip Design Form and one of our travel advisors will be in touch to plan your dream trip.

Sample Egypt Accommodations

Below is a sample of Egypt's incredible accommodations.
Accommodations can be adjusted for travel preferences, budget, and availability.

Marriott Mena House

Enjoy amazing views of the pyramids from this Giza hotel, just outside of Cairo.

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Sofitel Old Cataract

Experience historic luxury along the Nile at this Agatha Christie favorite in Aswan.

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Sonesta Sun Goddess

Cruise down the Nile River in style on this beautiful, boutique river boat.

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Four Seasons Nile Plaza

Relax with Nile River views from your newly remodeled room located in Cairo.

Sample Egypt Itinerary

This sample Egypt itinerary combines private tours of ancient wonders with luxurious accommodations. 

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Day 01

Arrive in Egypt

Arrive in vibrant Cairo to start your private Egypt tour. 


  • Meet your tour coordinator, who oversees every detail while you’re in Egypt, delivering a spectacular experience
  • Be the envy of other visitors, as you’re whisked through the VIP line at customs
  • See bustling Cairo while your private driver safely escorts you to your luxurious hotel
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Day 02

Cairo & Giza

Visit the only remaining Wonder of the Ancient World, the Great Pyramid of Giza.


  • Meet your Egyptologist, who will guide you through history on private tours of ancient wonders
  • Visit the awe-inspiring Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx, and Pyramids of Sakkara
  • For the adventurous, venture inside the Great Pyramid
  • Enjoy lunch with an amazing view of the pyramids
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Day 03


Explore Egypt’s magnificent capital, Cairo. 
  • Gaze at King Tut’s gold mask
  • Enjoy friendly bargaining at the Khan el-Khalili Bazaar
  • See panoramic views of Cairo from the impressive Muhammad Ali Mosque
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Day 04

Abu Simbel & Aswan

Fly from Cairo to Abu Simbel and then to Aswan to continue your private Egypt tour.


  • View the iconic recognizable Ramesses II statues at Abu Simbel
  • Feel like a VIP with airport meet and assist as you journey to Abu Simbel and Aswan
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Day 05


Today is the day you’ll start your Nile River cruise!


  • Check-in to your boutique Nile River boat 
  • Visit the stunning island Temple of Philae
  • Sail in a gorgeous felucca boat on the Nile River
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Day 06

Kom Ombo & Edfu

Continue your Nile River cruise, with stops to tour ancient temples with your Egyptologist. 


  • Explore the unique “double” temple at Kom Ombo, dedicated to two deities 
  • Visit the Temple of Horus, the most well-preserved temple in Egypt
  • Watch an amazing sunset over the Nile River from your boat’s upper deck
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Day 07


Visit Luxor, a highlight of this Egypt itinerary for many visitors.


  • Explore King Tut’s tomb in the Valley of the Kings
  • See an ancient masterpiece, the temple of female pharaoh Hatshepsut
  • See spectacular Luxor Temple and Karnak Temple, favorites of many visitors
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Day 08


Following a fantastic few days on the Nile River, you’ll check-out of your cruise today. Next, fly from Luxor to Cairo to continue your Egypt itinerary in Cairo.
  • Continue your VIP status with airport meet and assist on your way back to Cairo
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Day 09


Experience one more amazing day in Cairo. 
  • Visit the fascinating National Museum of Egyptian Civilization and the Coptic Museum
  • Enjoy a delicious lunch overlooking the Nile River

Day 10

Farewell to Egypt

After a fantastic trip to Egypt, head home today or off to your next adventure!


  • Enjoy one last airport meet and assist
  • Bid farewell to your amazing guides and Egypt

Ready to Customize?

Ready to customize this trip to make it your own? Simply fill out the Trip Design Form below and one of our travel advisors will be in touch to plan your dream trip.

Trip Design Form

Frequently Asked Questions

Our most frequently asked questions and answers

Our services are free to our clients! Tour operators pay us a commission when you book your trip with us.

We customize every trip to your budget and travel preferences. We can adjust trip length, accommodations, tours, and locations to accommodate different budgets.

We’d love to plan your trip! The first step is to fill out our Trip Design Form. Once you submit the form, we’ll be in touch to plan the trip of your dreams.

We do not book flights but we’re happy to advise you on the best flights to book.

Yes! You’ll be assigned private guides and drivers so you are accompanied throughout your trip.

We do not get any travel deals or discounts. We focus on providing value through a seamless travel process with unforgettable experiences.

Yes, we recommend all travelers get travel insurance. You can use our partner link to get travel insurance with Faye Insurance or find an option that works best for you.

Yes! All of our trips are custom-designed to meet our guests’ individual travel preferences and goals.