Embark on a scenic cruise along the Nile, starting in Cairo and exploring sights like the Pyramids and the Sphinx. Then, we cruise to Luxor and Aswan, including a visit to the island of Philae. Turning towards the Mediterranean coast, Alexandria offers historical charm and beach beauty, and pays tribute to World War II heroes at the El Alamein Commonwealth War Cemetery and El Alamein Museum This tour presents the history of Egypt that is elegance blends with modern aesthetics.
In Cairo , our guide explains the history and mystery of ancient Egypt as we explore the Egyptian Museum, Pyramids and Sphinx. In Luxor we are treated to further outstanding sights, visiting Karnak Temple, The Valley of the Kings and the Temple of Hatshepsut. A relaxing three day riverboat cruise brings us to Aswan, Home of the friendly Nubian people. There’s time for an optional visit to Abu Simbel before we return to Cairo to visit a delightful 16th – century Arabesque villa, Cairo’s oldest mosque, and the kaleidoscopic Khan al-khalili bazaar. Our last stop is cosmopolitan Alexandria, on the Mediterranean coast. We visit the excellent museum, enjoy an excursion to the battlefields at El Alamein and have time to explore Downtown “Alex” before returning to Cairo.