Day 1: Cairo
Welcome to Cairo! . Your amazing holiday will start when you meet our representative who will assist and transfer you to your hotel, at which point your journey into the mysteries of Egypt will begin.
Fly to the city of Luxor, where a floating hotel will cruise you back in time to the mesmerizing sights of Upper Egypt. Experience the East Bank’s colossal sights of the breathtaking temples of Karnak and Luxor.
A morning of superb sightseeing begins when you cross the Nile to the fascinating Valley of the Kings. Witness the ancient tombs of pharaohs and the incredible temple of Queen Hatshepsut before continuing to the splendid Valley of the Queens and the extraordinary much photographed extraordinary Colossi of Memnon.
Day4: Kom Ombo/Aswan
Today begins with a glimpse of local village life before a visit to the stunningly preserved Temple of Horus in Edfu. Sail on to admire the superb Temple of Kom Ombo – uniquely dedicated to two gods: Sobek and Haroeris.
Marvel at the High Dam, which is the largest rock filled dam in the world. In its proximity is the grand unfinished obelisk in the ancient quarries. Situated on the river Nile is the romantic Temple of Philae that awaits your visit. Sail a felucca around Kitchener’s island on a tranquil afternoon and muse at the stunning Agha Khan Mausoleum.
Bid farewell to the sacred Nile to welcome back the fascinating and bustling city of Cairo with its colorful mosaic of four distinct cultures (Pharonic, Christian, Islamic and modern).
At the plateau of Giza, you will marvel at the view of Egypt’s magnificent Pyramids. Also witness the magic and mystique of the remarkable Sphinx. In the afternoon, visit the fascinating Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, which offers an extraordinary experience not to be missed. Among the ancient impressive artifacts you will admire at first-hand are: Tutankhamun’s elaborate sarcophagus, the phenomenal treasures buried with the pharaohs, and an optional visit to the thrilling Mummies Room.
Day8: Cairo/Amman & Petra
Fly to Amman and journey by road to the dazzling city of Petra. Forgotten for well over 1000 years, Petra is a stunning city carved from a sandstone cliff face and set in a deep canyon. And for visitors who wish to add a pinch of mystery and adventure, Petra is only accessible through a narrow winding cleft in the rock. Relax at the Petra Hotel where you will spend the next two amazing days exploring the magical city.
Get to explore Petra’s fascinating sights on foot. Starting from the dazzling Rose Red City and the famous El Khazneh, or ‘treasury’, which is considered to be the most spectacular sight in Petra to the magnificent rock temples, remarkable tombs and the wonderful ancient sites of Wadi Rum canyon
Day10: Petra/Sharm El Sheikh
An exciting catamaran cruise will cross the Red Sea to delightful Nuweiba. Admire the spectacular landscape en route to lively Sharm El Sheikh where you can relax for the rest of the day at the Hotel.
Day11: Sharm El Sheikh
Experience the thrill of visiting the divine St. Catherine’s Monastery (optional visit) – built on the highest summit in Sinai and reputedly the site of the Burning Bush.
Day12: Sharm El Sheikh
A day at leisure at your beautiful beach resort exploring the treasures of the Red Sea or experiencing the various exhilarating beach activities.
Day13: Sharm El Sheikh/Cairo
It's time to say goodbye to the sparkling Red Sea and return to enjoy your last night in the magical city of Cairo with its millions of twinkling lights.
Your magnificent journey will now end but not before giving you the precious gift of unforgettable memories of Egypt.