Egypt Adventure Overview

Visit Egypt and adventure along the River Nile through the land of the pharaohs, from the Pyramids of Giza in Cairo to Luxor's Valley of the Kings.

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      USD $633
      CAD $716
      AUD $742
      EUR €517
      GBP £442
      NZD $881
      ZAR R6,750
      CHF FR637
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  • 2014-01-01 - 2014-12-31

Adventure along the Nile through Egypt's fascinating history and culture

Travel to Egypt and follow the path of the River Nile as you revel in a taste of Egypt's history, beauty and colour on this short but action-packed trip along the longest river in the world. Cruise the Nile on a felucca, discover the largest and most impressive pharaonic temples, chat and dine with interesting locals and live it up in this country of deserts, bazaars, monuments and good old-fashioned adventures.

  • Be amazed by the Temples of Karnak
  • Explore Luxor's Valley of the Kings
  • Go bargain hunting in Cairo's souqs
  • Travel by camel to visit the Sphinx and Pyramids
  • Dine with Nubian locals in a traditional village
  • Cruise the Nile on a felucca

What's included in this trip

  • Start:

    Cairo, Egypt
  • Finish:

    Cairo, Egypt
  • Group size:

    Min 1 , Max 12
  • Ages:

    Min 15
  • Meals:

    6 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 4 dinners
  • Accommodation:

    Felucca (1 nt), Hotel (4 nts), Overnight sleeper train (2 nts)
  • Transport:

    Camel, Felucca, Overnight sleeper train, Van
  • Included activities:

    Camel ride at the Pyramids, Colossi of Memnon, Donkey ride (seasonal - not in summer), Egyptian Museum, Home-cooked traditional meal with local family, Intrepid Foundation Project visit - ACE (Animal Care in Egypt), Karnak Temple, Khan al-Khalili bazaar visit, Nubian village visit and meal, Overnight felucca sailing trip, Pyramids and Sphinx, Valley of the Kings (3 tombs)

  • Carbon emissions offset:

    260kg pp per trip
  • Notes:

    1. This trip starts on Day 1 in Cairo at 4pm. 2. A single supplement is available on this trip, please see trip notes for details. 3. Please arrange for departing flights after 3pm on day 8

  • Total price from

    USD $633
    CAD $716
    AUD $742
    EUR €517
    GBP £442
    NZD $881
    ZAR R6,750
    CHF FR637
    *
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  • Per day from:

    USD $79
    CAD $89
    AUD $92
    EUR €64
    GBP £55
    NZD $110
    ZAR R843
    CHF FR79
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Days 1-2 Cairo

Wonderfully chaotic and always colourful, Cairo's dazzling array of museums, mosques and markets are a fascinating mixture of modern city and ancient wonders.

Days 3-5 Aswan/Nile Felucca

Situated on the banks of the Nile, the Nubian city of Aswan has been Egypt's southern gateway to Africa and an important trading centre since ancient times. Once the lifeblood of an ancient civilisation, cruise the iconic Nile on a traditional felucca and spend a night sleeping on deck under the stars.

Days 6-7 Luxor

From the spectacular temple complex of Karnak to the extraordinary hieroglyphs of the Valley of the Kings, Luxor is full of wonderfully preserved reminders of the Pharaohs.

Day 8 Cairo

With such iconic sights as the Pyramids of Giza and Great Sphinx to explore, Cairo offers a visual masterclass of ancient Egyptian architecture.
    • 8
    • XESB
    • 4.83 out of 5
    • Total price tool tip
      USD $633
      CAD $716
      AUD $742
      EUR €517
      GBP £442
      NZD $881
      ZAR R6,750
      CHF FR637
      *
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