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Best of Egypt

  • 8Day(s)
  • Trip Code: GADPBE

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This journey through Egypt packs in the best of culture and adventure in eight energetic days. Explore the ancient sites along the Nile and discover the most famous of them all, the Great Pyramids of Giza. Embrace the culture and meet remarkable people as you sample some traditional fare with a Nubian family in a local village. Feel the buzz of vibrant bazaars in Aswan and Luxor, but still manage to relax and watch life unfold as you sail the Nile in a traditional felucca.

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Day 1 Cairo

Arrive at any time

Arrive at any time.

Day 2 Cairo/Aswan (1B, 1D)

Tour the Great Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx before a guided tour of the Egyptian Museum

Tour the Great Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx before a guided tour of the Egyptian Museum. Catch an overnight train to Aswan.

Day 3 Aswan (1B, 1D)

Explore Aswan before visiting a Nubian village and enjoy a home-cooked dinner with a local family

Explore Aswan before visiting a Nubian village and enjoy a home-cooked dinner with a local family.

Day 4 Aswan (1B)

Spend the day exploring Aswan

Spend the day exploring Aswan. Opt to visit the magnificent temples of Abu Simbel.

Day 5 Aswan/Kom Ombo (1B, 1L, 1D)

Sail the Nile on a felucca with a support boat

Sail the Nile on a felucca with a support boat. Sleep onboard under the stars.

Day 6 Kom Ombo/Luxor (1B)

Enjoy a guided visit Kom Ombo Temple before driving to Luxor

Enjoy a guided visit Kom Ombo Temple before driving to Luxor. En route, visit the Temple of Edfu.

Day 7 Luxor (1B, 1L)

Travel by donkey and visit the Colossi of Memnon, Valley of the Kings, and the Temple of Hatshepsut

Travel by donkey and visit the Colossi of Memnon, Valley of the Kings, and the Temple of Hatshepsut. Opt to visit the Temple of Karnak and Luxor Museum. Enjoy lunch with a local family on the West Bank of the Nile.

Day 8 Luxor/Cairo (1B)

Fly back to Cairo where the tour ends on arrival in the afternoon

Fly back to Cairo where the tour ends on arrival in the afternoon.

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  • TRIP NAME: BEST OF EGYPT
  • DURATION: 8 DAYS
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  • TRIP CODE: GADPBE
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You will visit

  • Egypt

Is this for me?

  • Trip Style: Small Group Adventures
  • Comfort Level: Standard
  • Physical Demands: There'll be some light walking and hiking. Suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.

What's included?

  • Max 15, avg 12
  • 7 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 3 dinners
  • Allow USD150-195 for meals not included.
  • Simple hotels (5 nts), sleeper train (1 nt), felucca with support boat for toilet/showers (1 nt).
  • Certified Egyptologist as Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout.
  • Private air-con van, train, felucca, donkey, plane

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