The Treasures of Egypt 2020 (Spring Departures)
11 days with Scenic Rating:
Day 1 Giza (Cairo)
Day 2 Giza
Be awed by the sheer magnitude of the Pyramids and visit the Solar Boat Museum housing the restored cedar wood barge dating back to 2500BC before marvelling at the 20 metre limestone monolith of the Sphinx. This evening watch the laser light display and entertaining show at the Pyramids. (Breakfast, Lunch)
Day 3 Giza > Luxor
Day 4 Luxor > Nile Cruise
Cross to the West Bank of the Nile and be astounded by the well-preserved, colourful hieroglyphics adorning the tombs in the Valley of the Kings. See the impressive monument to Queen Hatshepsut, then admire the well-preserved temple of Ramses III. Return to Luxor and embark on your luxurious private charter on board the boutique Sanctuary Sun Boat III and settle into your elegantly appointed cabin. Late afternoon tour the vast open-air temple complex of Karnak, and be awed by the enormity of the pillars as you walk through the impressive Hypostyle Hall.
Day 5 Nile Cruise
Day 6 Nile Cruise
Day 7 Nile Cruise
Day 8 Nile Cruise > Aswan
Be ensconced in luxury during your Special Stay, admire the sweeping views over the Nile from the comfort of your balcony.
Day 9 Aswan > Cairo
Day 10 Cairo
Freechoice: Discover Islamic Cairo or explore Old Cairo. Alternatively, visit the ancient site of Saqqara.
This evening join your Tour Director for a farewell dinner. (Breakfast, Dinner)
Day 11 Cairo
All This Included
On this 11 day roundtrip from Cairo, discover the ancient treasures of Egypt. Visit the Great Pyramids at Giza & cruise the Nile River in 5-star luxury.
The explorer in you will rejoice over what is arguably the biggest concentration of ancient wonders in the world. Pyramids, tombs and temples – Egypt’s glorious past is yours to discover.
At Giza Plateau gaze upon the marvels of the Great Pyramids and the Sphinx, then in Luxor stand amongst ancient temples, tombs and monuments. Travel in the footsteps of the pharaohs on a luxury cruise along the Nile, Egypt’s lifeblood, and discover monumental temples before relaxing in iconic luxury at Aswan. Stand in awe before the extraordinary temples of Abu Simbel, relics of ancient times and a legacy to modern engineering feats, and uncover the treasures of the Egyptian Museum in bustling Cairo.
Cruising: Cabin onboard Sanctuary Sun Boat III
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