Egypt On A Shoestring

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Run by: G Adventures

Reference number: DPGE

From: £494.10

This compact adventure offers maximum Egypt at minimum cost. Stare in amazement at the pyramids and float down the Nile on a felucca. Embrace the culture and meet remarkable people as you dine on traditional fare with a local family in a Nubian village. You’ll enjoy basic€commodation and transport to the best sights. Walk through the Valley of the Kings or explore Karnak — it’s your call. Don’t just dream of Egypt, wake up in the Land of the Pharaohs and open your eyes to adventure.

Day 1 Cairo

Arrive at any time.

Day 2 Cairo/Aswān (1B, 1D)

Enjoy a guided tour of the Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx. Take an orientation tour through the narrow alleys of the Khan el-Khalili bazaar, with free time for shopping or people watching from a shisha cafÉ. Overnight train to Aswan.

Day 3 Aswān (1B, 1D)

Free morning to explore Aswan. Opt to wander through the souk at your own pace, take a guided tour of the city, or visit the famous Philae Temple, it’s your choice.

In the afternoon, board a felucca and sail down the Nile. Visit a Nubian village and enjoy a home-cooked dinner with locals.

Day 4 Aswān (1B)

Spend the day exploring Aswan. Take an optional trip to the magnificent temples of Abu Simbel.

Day 5 Aswān/Kom Ombo (1B, 1L, 1D)

Sail the Nile on a felucca with a support boat. Sleep on board under the stars.

Day 6 Kom Ombo/Luxor (1B)

Visit Kom Ombo Temple on the way to Luxor. Opt to visit Karnak Temple or discover Luxor at your own pace. Check out the local bazaar, or visit the Mummification Museum. The choice is yours!

Day 7 Luxor/Cairo (1B, 1D)

Enjoy free time to explore Luxor before an overnight train back to Cairo.

Day 8 Cairo (1B)

Tour ends upon arrival.

Departures

Departure Date Return Date Availability Price
08/12/2018 15/12/2018 1 £579.00
15/12/2018 22/12/2018 0 £579.00
22/12/2018 29/12/2018 0 £649.00
12/01/2019 19/01/2019 0 £549.00
26/01/2019 02/02/2019 0 £549.00
09/02/2019 16/02/2019 9 £549.00
23/02/2019 02/03/2019 10 £494.10
02/03/2019 09/03/2019 0 £549.00
16/03/2019 23/03/2019 10 £549.00
23/03/2019 30/03/2019 11 £549.00
06/04/2019 13/04/2019 16 £549.00
20/04/2019 27/04/2019 13 £549.00
11/05/2019 18/05/2019 14 £599.00
18/05/2019 25/05/2019 16 £599.00
08/06/2019 15/06/2019 16 £599.00
22/06/2019 29/06/2019 0 £599.00
13/07/2019 20/07/2019 14 £599.00
10/08/2019 17/08/2019 16 £599.00
24/08/2019 31/08/2019 16 £599.00
07/09/2019 14/09/2019 14 £599.00
21/09/2019 28/09/2019 13 £599.00
12/10/2019 19/10/2019 16 £599.00
26/10/2019 02/11/2019 15 £599.00
09/11/2019 16/11/2019 11 £549.00
23/11/2019 30/11/2019 16 £549.00
07/12/2019 14/12/2019 16 £549.00
21/12/2019 28/12/2019 16 £599.00
11/01/2020 18/01/2020 16 £549.00
25/01/2020 01/02/2020 16 £549.00
08/02/2020 15/02/2020 16 £549.00
22/02/2020 29/02/2020 16 £549.00
29/02/2020 07/03/2020 16 £549.00
14/03/2020 21/03/2020 16 £549.00
21/03/2020 28/03/2020 16 £549.00
04/04/2020 11/04/2020 16 £549.00
18/04/2020 25/04/2020 16 £549.00
09/05/2020 16/05/2020 16 £599.00
16/05/2020 23/05/2020 16 £599.00
06/06/2020 13/06/2020 16 £599.00
20/06/2020 27/06/2020 16 £599.00
11/07/2020 18/07/2020 16 £599.00
25/07/2020 01/08/2020 16 £599.00
08/08/2020 15/08/2020 16 £599.00
22/08/2020 29/08/2020 16 £599.00
05/09/2020 12/09/2020 16 £599.00
19/09/2020 26/09/2020 16 £599.00
03/10/2020 10/10/2020 16 £599.00
10/10/2020 17/10/2020 16 £599.00
24/10/2020 31/10/2020 16 £599.00
07/11/2020 14/11/2020 16 £549.00
21/11/2020 28/11/2020 16 £549.00
05/12/2020 12/12/2020 16 £549.00
12/12/2020 19/12/2020 16 £549.00
19/12/2020 26/12/2020 16 £599.00

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