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Egypt: Boats & Bazaars

Egypt: Boats & Bazaars
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8 Days

Highlights

Enjoy a traditional family meal, explore ancient temples and monuments, barter in bazaars, sleep beneath the stars on a felucca, visit a Nubian village, explore the famous Khan el-Khalili souk.

What's included

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Breakfast
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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 accommodation 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.
Egypt: Boats & Bazaars
Starts
Cairo
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8 Days
Ends
Cairo

Itinerary

  • Arrive at any time. What better way to kick off your travels than by getting to know your CEO and group over a few drinks? Take a short taxi ride to a favourite local restaurant and bar in a trendy part of Cairo. Kick back, relax, and bask in the excitement of your journey’s beginning.
  • 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.
    Meals: BREAKFAST, DINNER
  • 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 boat and cruise down the Nile. Visit a Nubian village and enjoy a home-cooked dinner with locals.
    Meals: BREAKFAST, DINNER
  • Spend the day exploring Aswan.
    Meals: BREAKFAST
  • Sail the Nile on a felucca with a support boat. Sleep on board under the stars.
    Meals: BREAKFAST, LUNCH, DINNER
  • Visit Kom Ombo Temple on the way to Luxor. Opt to visit Karnak Temple or discover Luxor at your own pace. The choice is yours!
    Meals: BREAKFAST
  • Enjoy free time to explore Luxor before an overnight train back to Cairo.
    Meals: BREAKFAST, DINNER
  • Tour ends upon arrival.
    Meals: BREAKFAST