This 14-day Egypt sightseeing tour covers the highlights of the country’s ancient culture, local people and traditions. In each destination, you’ll meet local people and take time to absorb the modern-day society that still aligns with ancient traditions.
Starting in the capital city of Cairo at the Giza Plateau and the step pyramids of Saqqara to the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, you’ll travel along the north coast to Alexandria. You’ll then head to Upper Egypt to the temples at Luxor and Aswan where you’ll be absorbed in the local culture and lifestyle.
Day 1: Arrival in Cairo & Free Time
Day 2: Cairo Sightseeing
Day 3: Pyramids of Giza
Day 4: Drive to Alexandria and Visit the Alexandria Library
Day 5: Alexandria Sightseeing and Return to Cairo
Day 6: Fly to Aswan, Board Your Houseboat, Visit a Souk and Nubian Home Dinner
Day 7: Nubian Temples, Kitchener Island and Nile sailing
Day 8: Explore Temple of Philae and Aswan Dam
Day 9: Road Trip from Aswan to Luxor
Day 10: Explore the Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut & Colossi of Memnon
Day 11: Luxor Sightseeing and Free Time
Day 12: Dendera and Abydos Temple
Day 13: Fly Back to Cairo from Luxuro and Free Time
Day 14: Departure from Cairo