about this trip
Delve into the antiquities of Egypt on this epic journey which beings on Cairo. Immerse yourself in a history that spans millennia during the visit to the Great Pyramid of Giza, the mighty Sphinx, and the Egyptian museum. Then board a flight to Aswan to visit its impressive High Dam in whose midst lies the Temple of Isis perched on the Island of Philae. Later, you’ll board a cruise ship and visit Kom Ombo, Edfu and some of the ancient sites along the riverbank, you will also explore the Karnak temple, East and West Banks in Luxor. Then take a short drive to the Red Sea coast Hurghada, famous for scuba diving, and numerous dive shops and schools in its modern Sekalla district. There are many restaurants and nightclubs, while the old town, El Dahar, is home to traditional Egyptian coffee shops and souks. Enjoy your next 3 days on your own in this sunny city packed full of activities to do. In the end, you will also get an opportunity to visit Alexandria, a beautiful and ancient city on the Mediterranean Sea, for a full day before flying back home.