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7-Day Egypt Total Solar Eclipse Tour

7 days in Egypt
11 sites
age: 12+
maximum group size: 20
100% safety

Total Eclipse Tour 2027 Description

Embark on a transcendent journey to Egypt for the highly anticipated 2027 Egypt total solar eclipse tour, where you'll delve into the mystique of ancient Egyptian history amidst the breathtaking backdrop of Luxor to see the August 2027 eclipse. Prepare to witness the extraordinary August 2, 2027, total solar eclipse in Egypt, a celestial spectacle lasting an unprecedented 6 minutes and 23 seconds, marking this event as the longest on land in decades. Luxor stands out as the prime location, with its renowned clear skies and virtually non-existent cloud cover, providing an unparalleled setting for this remarkable cosmic occurrence.

Begin your 2027 solar eclipse adventure by immersing yourself in the timeless legacy of Egypt as you tread upon the hallowed grounds of the Giza Plateau, commencing your 7-day Egypt tour in Cairo. Gain exclusive access to marvels such as the Great Pyramid of Khufu, the enigmatic Great Sphinx. Visit the splendid Grand Egyptian Museum. Your journey on the solar eclipse 2027 path of totality then leads you to Luxor, a veritable treasure trove often hailed as the "world's greatest open-air museum," home to awe-inspiring temple complexes like Karnak Temple and Luxor Temple, seamlessly blending into the modern cityscape. Explore the revered Valley of Kings, a UNESCO World Heritage Site housing the final resting places of pharaohs.

Beyond the enthralling total solar eclipse experience, your itinerary on our Egypt total solar eclipse tour includes visits to the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut at Deir el-Bahari and the enchanting Valley of the Queens, before returning to Cairo. There, a tour of the historic Citadel of Salah el-Din awaits, offering panoramic vistas of Old Cairo. Enhance your solar eclipse in Egypt experience by concluding with an exploration of the bustling El-Khalili Bazaar in Cairo, where the city's rich heritage comes alive amidst the vibrant marketplace.

Embark on a one-week eclipse tour Egypt, where the intertwining threads of ancient history and astronomical marvels weave an unforgettable tapestry. Luxuriate in impeccable accommodations that provide respite after days brimming with discovery. Engage in intimate tours of iconic historical and cultural sites, unearthing the captivating narratives that permeate this extraordinary land. Revel in the unparalleled grandeur of Egypt as you bear witness to the total solar eclipse 2027 in the heart of its totality; transcending both time and space on a journey that promises to be truly unforgettable.

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Why See the 2027 Solar Eclipse on a 7-Day Tour in Egypt?

  • Seize the exceptional opportunity to witness a solar eclipse of epic proportions on August 2, 2027 in Egypt. This will be the longest total effect on land from 1991 to 2114.
  • Bask in the magnificence of the longest total solar eclipse on land in decades lasting 6 minutes and 23 seconds, on August 2, 2027, all from exclusive, prime viewing location.
  • Enjoy exclusive access to iconic sites such as the Giza Pyramids Plateau, the Great Pyramid, and the Great Sphinx during the 2027 eclipse expedition.
  • Enhance your experience during the solar eclipse in Egypt by exploring famous sites in Luxor, delving into thousands of years of history and culture.
  • Experience the perfect blend of celestial observations and cultural exploration on a luxurious 7-day eclipse tour through Egypt, where personalized service and exceptional experiences await at every turn.

Total Solar Eclipse Egypt Tour Itinerary

DAY
1

Arrive Cairo, Egypt - Start of the Egypt total solar eclipse tour

DAY
2

The Grand Egyptian Museum & Giza Plateau With Private Access

DAY
3

Flight to Luxor – Karnak Temple

DAY
4

The West Bank of Luxor: Valley of the Kings & Luxor Temple

DAY
5

Solar Eclipse Viewing Day

DAY
6

Flight to Cairo, the Citadel of Salah Din with Mohamed Ali Pasha Mosque (Alabaster Mosque) & Khan el-Khalili bazaar

DAY
7

Departure - End of the Egypt total solar eclipse tour

EGYPTIAN TOTAL ECLIPSE TOUR PACKAGE PRICING

Price:

  • Cost per person, based on a double room shared by 2 guests: starting from $5,985
  • Supplementary cost for a private room for single occupancy: $2,285

Payment Terms:
Initial Deposit: $1,000 per individual is required to confirm your reservation
Final Payment: Due 90 days before your travel date.
In the event that your departure is within 90 days of booking, full payment will be necessary to secure your reservation.
Accepted payment methods include bank transfers and credit card transactions. Visa and Mastercard payments are accepted with 3-D Secure verification. Any fees associated with wire transfers are the responsibility of the traveler.

Our Egypt total solar eclipse tour includes: Exclusive VIP Experiences as per the itinerary; Luxurious accommodations as detailed in the program; Comprehensive guided tours and entrance fees specified in the schedule; Scheduled meals according to the one week eclipse tour Egypt itinerary; Accomplished English-speaking Egyptologist as your guide; Competent English-speaking Travel Concierge; Internal flights; Complimentary bottled water during tours; Transport in air-conditioned coaches; Reception upon arrival and airport transfers on designated arrival and departure days; Taxes.

The 7-day eclipse tour does not include: International airfare (assistance available for booking if needed); $25 entry visa (payable in cash upon arrival at Cairo International Airport); Travel insurance; Gratuities; Alcoholic beverages and soft drinks; Personal expenses; Equipment for viewing the solar eclipse in Egypt.

Contact us for further details regarding our Egypt total solar eclipse tour, as we are available to assist you in seamlessly organizing your travel plans. Do not hesitate to contact us for assistance with any of our Egypt packages originating from the USA or other locations.

Etiquette for tipping during a 7-day Egypt tour: We suggest a gratuity of $275 per person, to be given to your tour leader at the beginning of the Egypt total solar eclipse tour as an appreciation to all staff involved in ensuring your memorable experience, including personnel from hotels, restaurants, and transportation services.

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HELPFUL INFO FOR SEEING THE 2027 SOLAR ECLIPSE IN EGYPT

LODGING & GLOBAL TRAVEL

For those seeking to elevate their experience at accommodations in Cairo or Luxor, the option of room upgrades is available. Prior to embarking on your one week in Egypt tour, information on upgrade selections and associated costs will be shared with you. Kindly note that the availability of upgrades is limited.

As your Egypt total solar eclipse tour sets off, the first day is reserved for the arrival of our esteemed guests. Throughout the day, visitors will be making their way to Egypt, and our dedicated team will be stationed at the airport to extend a warm welcome and facilitate your transfer to the cruise ship. For a seamless experience on the Egypt total solar eclipse tour, we recommend planning a morning or afternoon arrival to allow ample time for settling in and unwinding before the evening meal.

Conversely, the concluding day of your 7-day eclipse tour will focus on departures, with a hotel checkout time scheduled for noon. In consideration of your international travel plans, transfer services from the hotel to the airport will be organized to align with your departure schedule.

All guests need to make arrangements for their international flights to and from Egypt. To streamline your airport transfers, kindly send us a copy of your finalized flight itinerary. Should you require assistance in securing your international flights, do not hesitate to reach out to us for dedicated support and guidance.

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Enhanced Excursion Choices

As part of our 2027 solar eclipse journey, you have the opportunity to elevate your experience with supplementary excursions that complement the main itinerary of the 7-day eclipse tour. These additional activities are seamlessly integrated alongside your scheduled highlights, promising unforgettable memories and a deeper immersion into Egypt's ancient wonders.

Pyramids Sound & Light Show - $95 per participant
Step into the vivid world of ancient Egypt with the captivating Pyramids Sound and Light Show, a journey that transcends time and history. As the monumental pyramids cast their shadows, immerse yourself in the mystical narratives of the pharaohs and the architectural marvels of the past. Through the mesmerizing Sound and Light spectacle at the Giza pyramids, witness the Sphinx unfold the tales of legendary rulers like Khufu, Khafre, and Menkaure, unraveling the enigmatic secrets and legends of Egypt's illustrious pharaonic era in a truly unforgettable experience.

Hot Air Balloon Expedition - $175 per Participant
Experience the enchantment of a hot air balloon expedition over Luxor, soaring above the ancient city and the tranquil Nile River banks for an unforgettable glimpse into Egypt's history. Glide serenely above the city's vibrant temples, each bathed in the golden light of the rising sun, offering a fresh and mesmerizing perspective on the historic sites below. Photography aficionados will delight in capturing unparalleled aerial views, encapsulating the grandeur and essence of ancient Egypt from a unique bird's eye vantage point.

Whether you prefer to pay for these extra adventures with cash or credit card (with a slight processing fee - a 2.5% processing fee added by the bank), simply inform your tour leader upon arrival in Egypt to organize these optional outings tailored to enrich your travel experience.

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Exclusive Tour Add-Ons

Immerse yourself in ancient wonders with our exclusive add-on experiences for your Egypt solar eclipse tour. Enhance your itinerary with a visit to the Egyptian Museum & the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization on Day 1 (the standard arrival day) for $195 per participant. This is a fascinating trip to explore two important museums in Cairo. Highlights include viewing ancient artifacts, mummies, and exhibits on daily life, art, and technology in ancient Egypt. This tour provides a comprehensive look into the rich history and civilization of Egypt, showcasing iconic pieces that have shaped the country's identity over millennia.

Secure your spot by expressing interest during the booking process and ensure an additional night's stay at the Hyatt Regency Cairo West for seamless coordination.

Alternatively, delve into the historic treasures of Alexandria on Day 7 (the standard departure day) with a one-day tour priced at $355 per participant. Explore landmarks like the Library of Alexandria, the Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa, and the Greco-Roman Museum, culminating in a scenic seafood lunch overlooking the Mediterranean Sea. Please note that an extra night at the Four Seasons Cairo Hotel at First Residence in Giza is required, to be arranged separately.

To reserve your place for these extraordinary add-on tours, indicate your interest during booking and make arrangements for an additional night's stay in Cairo. For any further details or inquiries about additional tour options, don't hesitate to contact us. Your journey through Egypt promises to be truly exceptional with these premium enhancements.

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TERMS & CONDITIONS

When booking your Egypt solar eclipse tour, it is important to carefully review the Terms and Conditions before finalizing your reservation.

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