about this trip
Highlights of Egypt and Jordan is an 11-day tour that brings you to the most important sites in the historic countries of Egypt and Jordan. Begin in Cairo, where you will spend a full day with a certified Egyptologist exploring the Pyramids at Giza and the incredible Egyptian Museum. Next, fly to Luxor and embark on a Nile River Cruise for the next five days to Aswan. During the cruise, you can enjoy several shore excursions to see some fascinating historical sites. Upon disembarkation in Aswan, return to Cairo before continuing to Jordan. Explore the Roman ruins at Jerash, the city of Madaba and the biblical Mount Nebo before spending a full day exploring the UNESCO World Heritage site at Petra and driving through the incredible desert at Wadi Rum before returning to Amman or Aqaba, where the tour ends.