Egypt on a Shoestring

07/20/2019 through 03/24/2021
07/20/2019 through 03/27/2021
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Egypt on a Shoestring
This compact adventure offers maximum Egypt at minimum cost. Stare in amazement at the pyramids and float down the Nile on a felucca. Embrace the culture and meet remarkable people as you dine on traditional fare with a local family in a Nubian village. You’ll enjoy basic accommodation and transport to the best sights. Walk through the Valley of the Kings or explore Karnak – it’s your call. Don’t just dream of Egypt, wake up in the Land of the Pharaohs and open your eyes to adventure.

Highlights
Enjoy a traditional family meal, explore ancient temples and monuments, barter in bazaars, sleep beneath the stars on a felucca, visit a Nubian village, explore the famous Khan el-Khalili souk.

Accommodation
Simple hotels (4 nts), overnight sleeper-train (2 nts), felucca with support boat for toilet/showers (1 nt)

Group Leader
Certified Egyptologist as Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout

Group Size Notes
Max 16, avg 12.

Meals Included
7 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 4 dinners

What’s Included
Your Local Living Moment: Boat ride to Nubian Village with Traditional Meal, Aswan
Your Discover Moment: Aswan. Guided tour of the Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx. Orientation walk through Cairo’s Khan el-Khalili bazaar. Free time in Aswan. Felucca Overnight Sailing Excursion including support boat. Kom Ombo Temple visit. Free time in Luxor. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.

Itinerary

Day 1 Cairo
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Day 2 Cairo/Aswan
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Day 3 Aswan
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Day 4 Aswan
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Day 5 Aswan/Kom Ombo
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Day 6 Kom Ombo/Luxor
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Day 7 Luxor/Cairo
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Day 8 Cairo
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