Amman To Cairo (16 Days) Jordan & Egypt Explorer

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Run by: Oasis Overland

Reference number: 247

From: £1749.00

Experience the iconic sights of the Great Pyramids and Petra and enjoy guided tours of each, marvel at the vast desert landscapes of Wadi Rum and float on the Dead Sea. Immerse yourself in the man-made wonders of Ancient Egypt, float lazily down the Nile on a felucca, relax on the Red Sea coast and explore the local markets in Cairo. This trip includes many of the Middle East’s famous highlights and gives you the chance to meet the friendly and welcoming locals and take in the wide variety of landscapes and environments in just sixteen days! Days 1 to 2 Arrive in Amman and transfer to your hotel.

Free time in Amman to explore.

Desert Castles of Qasr al-Kharrana, Qal’at at-Azraq and Qseirr Amra

Walking tour of Amman

Days 3 to 4 Jerash - ancient Roman city

Aljoun Castle

Hike to see Bronze Age Dolmens

Rasoun village - family home stay

Madaba and it’s famous mosaics

Mt Nebo

Dead Sea

Day 5 Hike into the Dana Biosphere Reserve

Shobak Crusader Castle

Optional Petra by Candlelight

Days 6 to 8  

Full day in Petra with guided tour

Wadi Rum

Overnight Bedouin Camp in the desert

4x4 jeep safari and traditional Bedouin€tivities

Return to Amman 

Backgammon and sheesha in a local cafe

Fly to Cairo (flight not included)

Day 9 Explore the Sphinx and Great Pyramids at Giza

Egyptian Museum

Overnight train to Aswan

Days 10 to 11 Aswan, on the banks of the River Nile

Temple of Philae and Nubian Village

Optional excursion to Abu Simbel

Begin felucca cruise down the Nile

Days 12 to 13 Temples of Kom Ombo and Edfu

Ancient city of Luxor

Temples of Karnak

Evening walking tour of Luxor Temple

Luxor’s West Bank and Valley of the Kings

Arrive in Hurghada on the Red Sea Coast

Days 14 to 16 Free day in the resort town of Hurghada, water- and land-based€tivities

Fly from Hurghada back to Cairo

Late afternoon walk into the Khan-el-Khalili bazaar

Evening Al Guri Sufi show

Free time, optional tours

Transfer to airport 16 Days - Egypt & Jordan - Regional Explorers Please note there may be a kitty contribution - please check the website

This trip has no fixed departures but restrictions may apply - check operator website

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