While the desert is never far from you in Egypt, it is the Nile that is the lifeblood of this dry country, the river that gave us one of the world's oldest civilizations. Witness the pyramids, citadel, mosques and museums in Cairo, the towering Pharaonic temples and Valley of the Kings near Luxor and the masterpiece of a temple Ramses II built in Abu Simbel. Join a Nile cruise and visit edifices where time has stood still for centuries and soak up a modern cosmopolitan vibe in Alexandria.
While the desert is never far from you in Egypt, it is the Nile that is the lifeblood of this dry country, the river that gave us one of the world's oldest civilizations. Witness the pyramids, citadel, mosques and museums in Cairo, the towering Pharaonic temples and Valley of the Kings near Luxor and the masterpiece of a temple Ramses II built in Abu Simbel. Join a Nile cruise and visit edifices where time has stood still for centuries and soak up a modern cosmopolitan vibe in Alexandria.
Egypt

Egypt - Nile Valley Explorer

Small Group Holiday

12

CA$

days from

2754

While the desert is never far from you in Egypt, it is the Nile that is the lifeblood of this dry country, the river that gave us one of the world's oldest civilizations. Witness the pyramids, citadel, mosques and museums in Cairo, the towering Pharaonic temples and Valley of the Kings near Luxor and the masterpiece of a temple Ramses II built in Abu Simbel. Join a Nile cruise and visit edifices where time has stood still for centuries and soak up a modern cosmopolitan vibe in Alexandria.

Activity / Theme

Country

Culture

Egypt

Comfort Level

Physical Rating

Moderate / Comfortable

Leisurely / Moderate

Transportation

Private vehicle, Plane, Cruise boat, Felucca, Overnight sleeper train

Accommodation

Comfortable hotel (7 nights), Cruise ship (3 nights), Overnight Sleeper Train (1 night)

Months of Operation

January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December

Adventure Coordinators Insider Tip:

Alexandria, the city Cleopatra once lived in, is famous for its vintage coffee houses, fabulous sea food and the ruins of Cleopatra's Palace.

Itinerary

DAY 1 Arrive Cairo
DAY 2 Pyramids of Giza, Sphinx, Egyptian Museum
DAY 3 To Alexandria, visit catacombs
DAY 4 Al Montazah Palace and Gardens, to Aswan
DAY 5 Arrive Aswan, Temple of Isis
DAY 6 Tour Abu Simbel, board Nile cruise boat
DAY 7 Nile Cruise, Kom Ombo
DAY 8 Nile Cruise, Edfu Temple
DAY 9 Arrive Luxor, tour Karnak Temple
DAY 10 Colossi of Memnon, Valley of the Kings
DAY 11 Fly to Cairo, Islamic Cairo and bazaar visit
DAY 12 Depart Cairo

Inclusions

11 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 5 dinners
Transport
Accommodation
Complimentary Airport Arrival Transfer
Cairo - Pyramids and Sphinx
Cairo - The Egyptian Museum headset
Cairo - Egyptian Museum
Alexandria - Catacombs of Kom Ash-Suqqafa
Alexandria - Bibliotheca Alexandrina
Alexandria - Al Montazah Palace & Gardens
Aswan - Nubian Village Visit and Dinner
Aswan - Philae Temple
Abu Simbel - Abu Simbel temples
Aswan - Felucca Sail
Aswan - Kom Ombo Temple
Luxor - Karnak Temple -Entry Fee
Luxor - Colossi of Memnon
Luxor - Valley of the Kings (3 tombs)
Luxor - Tut Ank Amon Tomb
Luxor - Hatshepsut Temple
Cairo - Khan al-Khalili bazaar visit

Sample tour.  Itinerary, accommodation, transportation, inclusions and prices are correct at the time of publication but may change without prior notice.  Please inquire.

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