about this trip
‘Absolute Egypt’ begins in Cairo, where you have two full days to explore the Great Pyramids and the fascinating Egyptian Museum. You will then fly south to Aswan to see the High Dam and Philae Temple before joining a four-night cruise on the Nile River. After stopping at Kom Ombo and Edfu and visiting some of the ancient sites along the riverbank, you will have two days to explore the East and West Banks in Luxor. A short flight then takes you to the Red Sea, where you can relax and unwind and visit the ancient St. Catherine’s Monastery. You return to Cairo where you will visit Alexandria, a beautiful and ancient city on the Mediterranean Sea, for a full day tour. The tour ends in Cairo.