Legendary sites of antiquity and a Nile voyage

Discover the many facets of Egypt. Stay in the finest accommodations, sail the Nile’s grandest ship, and go with top Egyptologist guides and a certified photo instructor. Explore all the must-see sites—from the great Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx, to Karnak Temple in Luxor, to monumental Abu Simbel built into a hill by Ramses II, to colorful artwork in seldom-visited tombs of Seti I and Nefertari. Along the way you’ll meet proud, welcoming people in a land whose history has touched us all. See the ways of life along the Nile and learn the stories of the people who live here. Modern Egypt is also fascinating, and there is a spirit of optimism here that indicates things are improving greatly. 

  • Explore the great sites of Ancient Egypt, from the pyramids and the Sphinx to the Valley of the Kings and Abu Simbel, and learn about contemporary life

  • Travel with a certified photo instructor at your side who will give you timely tips in the field to make sure you go home with top photos

  • Sail aboard the privately chartered, 42-guest Oberoi Philae, one of the finest ships on the Nile, and stay in remarkable hotels in Cairo

  • Fly within Egypt aboard chartered aircraft to help you make the most of your time and ensure your comfort

  • Choose an optional extension to Jordan, to add Petra and some of Jordan’s exceptional other sites to your experience

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Duration

13 Days

Price

From $10,420 per person

Dates

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Next departure

9/26/2021

Egypt aboard Oberoi Philae

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Explore some of the greatest sites of antiquity in the world. The Pyramids of Giza are the sole survivors among the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. You’ll see one highlight after another: Sakkara, the Valley of the Kings, Karnak, Hatshepsut’s Temple, Dendera, Philae Temple at Aswan, Abu Simbel, Esna, and much, much more. Explore Cairo, a great city of the world where people have lived for millennia. And sail the Nile aboard the richly appointed riverboat Oberoi Philae, accommodating just 42 guests in gracious, spacious cabins and suites.

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Aswan, Egypt

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Luxor/Karnak (Safaga), Egypt

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2022 Standard

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Luxor/Karnak (Safaga), Egypt

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Aswan, Egypt

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2022 Reverse

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Explore some of the greatest sites of antiquity in the world. The Pyramids of Giza are the sole survivors among the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. You’ll see one highlight after another: Sakkara, the Valley of the Kings, Karnak, Hatshepsut’s Temple, Dendera, Philae Temple at Aswan, Abu Simbel, Esna, and much, much more. Explore Cairo, a great city of the world where people have lived for millennia. And sail the Nile aboard the richly appointed riverboat Oberoi Philae, accommodating just 42 guests in gracious, spacious cabins and suites.

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