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Essential Egypt ESG

Visiting: Egypt
Tour Duration 9 Days
  • Giza Pyramids
  • Feluccas on the Nile
  • Hatshepsut Temple, Valley of the Kings
  • Colourful Red Sea
  • Relaxing on deck
  • Tour Style: Classic
  • Tour Type: Small Groups
  • Tour Pace: Busy
  • Tour Comfort: Standard

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Essential Egypt Adventure tour

On this fast-paced tour we aim to introduce you to all the main highlights that Egypt has to offer. This action packed journey is perfect for first time visitors, as it will hopefully give you a taste of what this remarkable country has to offer. We discover some of the world's most remarkable archaeological sites, including the Pyramids and Great Sphinx of Giza, the Valley of the Kings and Karnak Temple. We travel by traditional felucca on the legendary Nile, as well as experiencing the colourful marine life off the Red Sea coast at Safaga.

Tour Highlights

  • Cairo - Explore the Pyramids, Sphinx and Egyptian Museum
  • The Nile - A full day sailing the Nile River by traditional felucca
  • Luxor - Tour of Karnak with transfer by 'calesh'; Valley of the Kings and Hatshepsut Temple
  • Safaga - Full day boat trip with snorkelling in the Red Sea


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  • 1
    Join tour Cairo

  • 2
    In Cairo; visit the Pyramids, Sphinx and Egyptian Museum; fly to Aswan

  • 3
    Free time in Aswan for optional excursions; Nubian dinner this evening

  • 4
    Sail by felucca on the Nile River

  • 5
    Visit Karnak Temple and arrive in Luxor

  • 6
    Explore the Valley of the Kings and Temple of Hatshepsut

  • 7
    Drive to Safaga on the Red Sea coast

  • 8
    Full day boat trip with snorkelling in the Red Sea

  • 9
    Tour ends Safaga

Tour notes

Each departure date has it's own dedicated tour note, detailing all you need to know about that tour. Whether you've already booked, or weighing up your options, please choose carefully the relevant itinerary for you.

We have the following different versions of the Essential Egypt tour available at present.

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Included meals 8 2 2
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Bus, Boat
3 nights Standard Hotel
2 nights Simple Guesthouse
1 night Basic Felucca
2 nights Comfortable Hotel
Tour Staff
Driver(s), Explore Tour Leader, Boat Crew
Group Size
Generally 10 - 16