Tailor Made Holiday.
Explore the wonders of Ancient Egypt as you marvel at pyramids, discover temples, stroll through medieval streets, bustle in bazaars and cruise down the majestic River Nile. Your own private Egyptologist will be on hand to unravel all the mysteries of classical Egypt as you follow in archaeologist Howard Carter’s footsteps and peek inside Tutankhamun's final resting place in the Valley of the Kings.
Day 1: UK - Cairo
You'll be met at Cairo International Airport, where you'll be taken to Fairmont Nile City, a centrally located hotel with stunning views of the mighty river and pyramids of Giza.
Day 2: Cairo
Get ready to visit some of the most iconic monuments in the world, including Great Pyramids and the oldest stone structure in the world: the Step Pyramid of Djoser.
Day 3: Cairo
Explore Cairo’s Old Town and visit Khan el-Khalili Bazaar, home to hundreds of tightly packed stalls selling a huge array of goods.
Day 4: Cairo - Luxor
Hop on a plane to Luxor and myriad more ancient wonders await you. The Sanctuary Sun Boat IV will transport you down the meandering Nile, past treasures and temples and ethereal landscapes. This will be your home for the next seven nights.
Day 5: Luxor - Dendera - Luxor
The Nile is the perfect vantage point from which to appreciate the wonders of this ancient land. The banks of the river have set the scene for daily life for thousands of years, and today it can seem as though nothing has changed.
Day 6: Luxor - Kom Ombo
The Sanctuary Sun Boat IV will head south today, past the city of Esna, with its ancient Temple of Khnum.
Day 7: Kom Ombo - Aswan
Today you’ll head for Aswan and the Temple of Philae on Agilkia Island. The temple didn’t start life here – it was moved when the Aswan Dam was constructed across the Nile, flooding its original home.
Day 8: Aswan
You get the chance to explore beautiful, ancient Aswan today. Right on the river, this city has been a place of strategic importance since antiquity.
Day 9: Aswan - Kom Ombo
Head back up the river and the Temple Kom Ombo now, home of 300 mummified crocodiles dedicated to Sobek, the crocodile god.
Day 10: Kom Ombo - Luxor
Your Egyptologist will guide you through the Temple of Karnak. After lunch, you’ll visit the Valley of the Kings, where Tutankhamun’s tomb was discovered nearly 100 years ago.
Day 11: Luxor - UK
After breakfast, you’ll be transported to the airport so you can catch your flight back to the UK.
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