Egypt: The Land of Pharaohs & Pyramids
Destinations: Cairo | Aswan | Abu Simbel | Nile River Cruise | Kom Ombo | Edfu | Luxor
Hotels: Mena House Garden Hotel, Oberoi Philae, Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza
Travel back in time to a civilization that has intrigued historians for centuries. As you traverse the land of pharaohs and pyramids, stand before the mysterious Sphinx and the mammoth Great Pyramids of Giza. Feel the grandeur of the imposing statues at Abu Simbel. Delve into incredibly well-preserved underground tombs in the Valley of the Kings, and gaze upon the ancient symbols carved in stone at the temples at Luxor, Kom Ombo and Edfu. Lose yourself in the collection of riches at Cairo’s Egyptian Museum, and travel like ancient royalty as you cruise the life-giving waters of the Nile.
Journey Pace: Active
Dates vary to align with cruise.
January to December
Arrive Cairo, Egypt
Cairo & the Pyramids
Cairo & Aswan
Abu Simbel, Aswan & Nile River Cruise
Nile Cruise: Kom Ombo & Edfu
Nile Cruise: Luxor
Disembark Cruise, Luxor & Cairo