Luxor Temple Sunset | Egypt | Ultimate Travel Company

GROUP ESCORTED TOURS

EGYPT: TREASURES OF CAIRO AND THE NILE

This captivating tour is a comprehensive introduction to Egypt, one of the most intriguing countries in the world, where the legacy of its ancient civilisation is preserved in its magnificent architectural and artistic treasures, and celebrated sights.
GROUP ESCORTED TOUR

ABOUT THE TOUR

We begin our journey in Cairo, Egypt’s capital and best known for preserving one of the last Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, the Great Pyramid of Giza, and where we explore the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, the Citadel and mosque as well as the bustling Khan El Khalili Bazaar filled with small shops and factories.

We then explore Luxor, often characterised as the ‘world’s greatest open-air museum’ and the site of the ancient city of Thebes with its temples and tombs of the west bank Necropolis including the Valley of the Kings and the Valley of the Queens.

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We embark on a five-night cruise onboard the Hadeel Dahabyia on the Nile, a river steeped in mystery and romance and rich in the history of ancient Egypt. We then fly to Aswan and continue to the fabled Abu Simbel to see the world-renowned temple of Ramses II and his Queen Nefertari.

The tour ends in Alexandria where we explore the ancient port city. We visit the Al Alamein War Museum and WWII Commonwealth Cemeteries and explore the fine Greco-Roman remains at Cyrene and Appollonia. We also visit the Graeco Roman Museum, Catacombs and also the Pompey Pillar and Qayet Bey Fort.

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TOUR LEADER

Bridget Wheeler l Tour Leader | The Ultimate Travel Company
THE PRICE BREAKDOWN
14 days from $10,610 per person

TOUR DATE: 13 NOVEMBER 2024 – 2 NOVEMBER 2024

SINGLE SUPPLEMENT: $3,010

Price Includes

  • International flights
  • Air passenger duty, passenger service charge, airline security charges, airport taxes and fuel surcharges where applicable – currently $470 (liable to change without notice)
  • Accommodation throughout as shown in the itinerary
  • Breakfast daily; 10 lunches; 10 dinners
  • Entry visa upon arrival
  • All entrance fees, visits, excursions and transportation as per the itinerary
  • Gratuities in restaurants for included meals; gratuities to driver/s; porterage
  • Gratuities to guide/s
  • Local English-speaking guide/s
  • The services of your tour leader throughout

Price Excludes

  • Travel insurance
  • Items of personal expenditure (e.g. telephone calls / laundry etc.)
  • Government levies or taxes introduced after costing and publication of this programme on 24/01/24
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“Efficiently organized, everything went like clockwork. This is all the more remarkable since the tour involved considerable complexity.”
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Day 1

London / Cairo

Depart London Heathrow on Egypt Air MS 778 at 14.00 hrs arriving Cairo at 20.45 hrs. Transfer to the Kempinski Nile Hotel where three nights are spent. Located directly on the banks of the Nile, just a kilometer from the main downtown area, this hotel offers a fusion of contemporary European flair with Egyptian charm. Dinner under own arrangements.

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