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Egypt Family Adventure

Travel with us through Egypt's impressive collection of ancient sites; from the colossal Pyramids of Giza to the mysterious Valley of the Kings. A highlight is our Nile cruise between Aswan and Luxor, stopping to visit the ancient temples en route. We camel trek through the desert to St Simeon's Monastery and admire the myriad of marine life, as we snorkel amongst coral reefs in the Red Sea on this exciting family adventure.

Tour Highlights

  • Cairo - Uncover Egypt's treasures and fascinating history at the Egyptian Museum, Pyramids and Sphinx
  • Camel trek - Camel trek to St Simeon's Monastery in Aswan
  • Nile cruise boat - Cruise from Aswan to Luxor via the temples of Edfu and Kom Ombo on board the 5 star MS Esadora
  • Dinner with the locals - Enjoy dinner with a local Nubian family and learn about family life in Aswan
  • Red Sea - Relax at the Red Sea resort of Safaga. Snorkel over the colourful coral reefs

Itinerary

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  • 1
    Join tour Cairo

  • 2
    Sightseeing in Cairo; overnight train to Aswan

  • 3
    Arrive in Aswan; free afternoon; included Nubian dinner

  • 4
    Optional visit to Abu Simbel; free afternoon in Aswan

  • 5
    Camel trek to St Simeon’s Monastery; board the Nile cruise boat

  • 6
    Sail via Edfu Temple to Esna

  • 7
    Sail towards Luxor; Karnak Temple visit

  • 8
    Visit Queen Hatshepsut Temple and the Valley of the Kings; free afternoon in Luxor

  • 9
    Transfer to Safaga by road

  • 10
    Boat trip to the coral reefs

  • 11
    Free day in Safaga

  • 12
    Meet the Bedouins (optional)

  • 13
    Tour ends Safaga

Tour notes

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We have the following different versions of the Family Land Of The Pharaohs and Red Sea Extension tour available at present.

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Included meals 12 4 5
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Minimum Age
From 5 years
Transport
Bus, Train, Boat
Accommodation
7 nights Comfortable Hotel
1 night Basic Overnight Train
3 nights Comfortable Boat
1 night Standard Hotel
Tour Staff
Driver(s), Explore Tour Leader, Boat Crew, Explore Representative, Cameleers
Group Size
Generally 14 - 20