The story of Egypt is written on a ribbon of time that tells tales both grand and small, past and present – from the reigns of pharaohs to the farmer who still tends his land with an ox as did his father and his father’s father.
Egypt invites discovery from the extravagant pyramids of Giza, to the royal tombs in the Valleys of the Kings and the Queens, to legendary cities of Cairo and Alexandria.
The heart of this ancient world is the magnificent Nile River, graced with tall red dunes and dotted with palm trees and patches of greenery. One need only set sail aboard one of the new luxury ships to experience the grandest monuments between Aswan to Luxor – the masterpiece rock-cut temples of Abu Simbel; Aswan’s High Dam; Temple of Philae, dedicated to Isis the Great Mother; and the statues and sanctuaries of Ramses II and his young queen, Nefertari.
While many nations are blessed with archeological treasures, few can compare to extraordinary Egypt, still a preeminent destination for scholars and students, archeologists and travelers, and for all who are fascinated with the history of humankind.
Classic Egypt Exploration 13 Days Enrichment Series Interest(s): Romantic Getaways, Adventure Travel, Recommended
Starting Price: $8,999
Discover ancient Egypt's fabled pyramids from the great Pyramids of Giza to the Valleys of the Kings and the Queens, to Dendera Temple Complex, one of the best-preserved temple complexes in Egypt. Explore the monument sights during a four-night cruise on the magical Nile River. Spend an enchanting evening visiting Cairo's cafes and shops and met local residents to learn about their lives today. Discover fascinating desert oasis of Fayoum, the oldest city in Egypt, founded 4000 years BCE, making it also one of the most ancient cities in all of Africa. This journey is an excellent introduction to both ancient and modern Egypt.
Egypt & Jordan 11 Days Enrichment Series Interest(s): Adventure Travel, Family Travel, Recommended
Starting Price: $3,980
Explore these two historic countries and their wealth of antiquities.
Custom Egypt Tour Varied Days Navigator Series Interest(s):
Starting Price: $3,600
Much of the history of mankind was written in Egypt's majestic monuments, ancient markets and legendary Nile River.
Egypt: Nubian Treasures and Pharaohic Legacies 15 Days Inspired Expeditions Interest(s): Recommended
Starting Price: $8,790
This in-depth adventure includes a classic Nile cruise from Aswan to Luxor, and a Lake Nasser cruise to the Nubian temples.
Kao Gu Egypt 16 Days New Reality Interest(s): Romantic Getaways, Adventure Travel, Recommended
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Enjoy a five-night Nile cruise aboard the Sonesta Amirat Dahabeya. With only five deluxe cabins and two elegant suites, the ship is reminiscent of another era of luxury. Explore the legendary cities, monuments and antiquities from Luxor to Aswan, including the fabled Valleys of the Kings and Queens. In the company of your Egyptologist specialist guide, you visit the Bent Pyramid at Dahshur, Zoser’s Step Pyramid at Saqqara, the breathtaking Great Pyramids of Giza and the great Sphinx. Discover Cairo in Old Cairo’s Church of St. Sergius and Ben Ezra Synagogue, the Citadel of Salah ad-Din with its ethereal Mosque of Mohammed Ali and the famed Museum of Antiquities.
Egypt 9 Days Enrichment Series Interest(s):
Starting Price: $4,990
Revel in the glories of ancient Egypt, stroll the Khan El Khalili's bustling shops, and take in the remarkable pyramids.
Israel, Jordan & Egypt 18 Days Enrichment Series Interest(s): Romantic Getaways, Adventure Travel, Recommended
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Jerusalem, Mount of Olives, Sea of Galilee, Egypt's pyramids and the fabled Nile River are all on the menu. In addition, discover the stunning rock city of Petra by day, and you will have a rare opportunity to experience this ethereal Rose City at night lit by candle light!
Cleopatra’s Palaces 13 Days Enrichment Series Interest(s): Romantic Getaways, Adventure Travel, Recommended
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