Egypt & Jordan Experience Itinerary

Travel through Egypt and Jordan on an adventure that departs from Cairo. See the Pyramids of Giza, head out on a Nile River Cruise from Luxor, explore the ancient city of Petra before finishing up in Amman.

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    • Total price tool tip
      USD $3,870
      CAD $3,995
      AUD $3,915
      EUR €2,690
      GBP £2,265
      NZD $4,360
      ZAR R39,205
      CHF FR3,260
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Days 1-2 Cairo

Embark on a discovery tour of the Egyptian Museum and uncover the treasures of ancient pharaohs. Then witness the Sphinx, Pyramids and tombs with a knowledgeable local guide before taking the overnight train to Luxor.
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Day 3 Luxor

Buckle up for a horse-drawn carriage ride to the magnificent complex of Karnak.
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Days 4-5 Nile Cruise

Experience the ancient wonders of the Valley of the Kings. Just watch your step - over 60 pharaohs are (or were) buried under the surrounding hills. Hop on board a riverboat and begin a cruise down the famed Nile.
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Days 6-7 Aswan

Visit the temple of Isis and Nubia Museum in easygoing Aswan. In your free time jump on a traditional felucca for a scenic waterway tour, or take a desert excursion on camelback. As dusk falls, visit a local Nubian village for a dinner of southern Egyptian fare.
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Day 8 Cairo

Dive into medieval Cairo with a tour of Khan al-Khalili bazaar, the Ibn Tulun Mosque and the Gayer-Anderson Museum.
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Day 9 Cairo

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Day 10 Amman

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Day 11 Aqaba

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Day 12 Wadi Rum

Having featured as a location in Lawrence of Arabia and Transformers, see why this red-sand desert is totally spellbinding. Sleep under the stars in a Bedouin camp and partake in time-honoured traditions.
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Days 13-14 Petra

Observe the colours of the cliffs and surrounding sandstone landscape change at sunrise, then jump in a 4x4 to Petra and watch the scenery fly by. Be prepared to be awed over the next day or so, as the site of Petra is more spectacular than you can imagine.
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Days 15-17 Shobak – Madaba – Dead Sea - Amman

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