Dig deep and discover the riches of Egypt’s geography, culture, and, of course, archaeology, on this epic adventure. Step into a world filled with giant statues, temples, and legendary pyramids. Take it easy as you float along the Nile on a traditional felucca, explore the white sands of Hurghada on the Red Sea, or enjoy a home-cooked meal with a local family. Our Chief Experience Officers (CEOs) and local experts will share an intriguing combination of the region’s attractions and hidden secrets. Meet the gaze of the Sphinx and get into the spirit of bygone times when travelling to the Valley of the Kings.
Day 1 Cairo
Arrive at any time.
Day 2 Cairo/Aswān (1B, 1D)
Tour the Great Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx before a guided tour of the Egyptian Museum. Catch an overnight train to Aswan.
Day 3 Aswān (1B, 1D)
Explore Aswan before visiting a Nubian village and enjoy a home-cooked dinner with a local family.
Day 4 Aswān (1B)
Spend the day exploring Aswan. Opt to pre book a visit to the magnificent temples of Abu Simbel.
Day 5 Aswān/Kom Ombo (1B, 1L, 1D)
Sail the Nile on a traditional felucca. Sleep onboard under the stars.
Day 6 Kom Ombo/Luxor (1B)
Enjoy a guided visit Kom Ombo Temple before driving to Luxor. En route, visit the Temple of Karnak.
Day 7 Luxor (1B, 1L)
Visit the Colossi of Memnon, Valley of the Kings, and the Temple of Hatshepsut. Enjoy lunch with a local family on the West Bank of the Nile.
Day 8 Luxor/Hurghada (1B)
Drive from Luxor to Hurghada on the stunning Red Sea. The rest of the day is free at leisure, opt to relax and enjoy the beach.
Day 9 Hurghada (1B, 1L)
Enjoy a day on a boat trip to the local islands and snorkel amid the crystal clear waters and stunning coral gardens of the Red Sea.
Day 10 Hurghada (1B)
Free day to enjoy the beach.
Day 11 Hurghada/Alexandria (1B)
Catch an early flight from Hurghada to Cairo. Continue by private vehicle to Alexandria. Stop en route to visit the monasteries of Wadi Al Natrun
Day 12 Alexandria (1B)
Take a guided tour of Catacombs, the National Museum, Pompeys Pillar, and Qaitbay Fort. Later, opt to explore the cities’s cafÉs, or dine on fantastic seafood
Day 13 Alexandria/Cairo (1B)
Drive to El Alamein to visit the World War cemeteries and memorial. Continue to Cairo for the final evening.
Day 14 Cairo (1B)
Depart at any time.
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