Fam Journey to Egypt | May 23, 2023
Join us for a 9 - day Egypt Familiarization Tour starting at $2,598* from New York, NY on May 23, 2023. You will see Cairo, the Giza Pyramids, the Sphinx, Memphis, Saqqara, Aswan High Dam, the Aga Khan Mausoleum, Kom Ombo, Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, and much more!
- All Inclusive Pricing
- First Class Hotels
- Breakfast and Dinner Daily
- Deluxe A/C Motor Coaches
- Fuel Surcharges and Gov't Taxes
- Entrance and Program Fees
- Guided Tours
- International Airfare from NY
- Overseas Airport Transfers
Day 1 May 23rd – Depart the USA
Depart the USA on an overnight flight.
Day 2 May 24th – Arrive in Cairo
You will be welcomed at the Cairo airport by our representative and transferred to your hotel to enjoy dinner before retiring for the night.
Day 3 May 25th – Cairo
Today is a full-day visit to Giza, including the Giza Pyramids, the Sphinx, Memphis, and Saqqara.
Day 4 May 26th – Fly to Aswan – Cruise Embarkation
Following breakfast, board your flight destined for Aswan. Embark on your Nile Cruise prior to lunch. This afternoon, visit the Aswan High Dam, the pride of modern Egypt. Visit the Aga Khan Mausoleum, the granite quarries to see the unfinished obelisk, and finally to the Temples of Philae, where you will visit the Great Temples of Isis and Hathor.
Day 5 May 27th – Kom Ombo
Today, sail to Kom Ombo to visit the only temple dedicated to two contrasting gods: Sobek, the crocodile-headed god of the underworld, and Haroeris, the winged god of the sky. Return to the ship and cruise to Edfu.
Day 6 May 28th – Edfu
This morning, you will visit one of the best-preserved temples of Egypt located at Edfu. This temple was dedicated to the god Horus, the principal of resurrection. He is depicted in his role as avenger of his father, Osiris, who was murdered by his brother, Seth. Continue sailing to Esna and cross the Nile Locks on your way to Luxor.
Day 7 May 29th – Disembarkation – Luxor
In Luxor, visit the vast burial city called the Necropolis of Thebes, located on the West Bank of the Nile. Your visit will take you to the Colossi of Memnon, the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut at Deir El Bahari, the Valley of the Kings, and the nearby Valley of the Queens. Visit the magnificent Temple of Luxor with its avenue of sphinx statues and mighty monumental columns. Continue to the Karnak Temple, which was built over 2,000 years and is the largest religious building ever constructed. See the famed Hypostyle Hall, the Obelisks of Queen Hatshepsut and Thutmose III, the temple of Amon, the Granite Scarabeus and the Sacred Lake. This afternoon, board your flight to Cairo.
Day 8 May 30th – Cairo
Enjoy a full day in Cairo, including the Egyptian Museum, Citadel, Mohamed Ali Mosque, and Old Cairo Complex.
Day 9 May 31st – Return to the USA
Return to the USA
Tuesday, May 23, 2023From $2598* Register Now!