Duration: 11 Days / 10 Nights
Cairo (02 NTS) - Nile Cruise (03 NTS) - Sleeper Train (02 NTS) - Amman (02 NTS) - Petra (01 Nt)
From the Egyptian pharaohs, the Pyramids, Museums and medieval mosques and Bazaars to the mysterious civilizations of biblical times, across rugged landscapes and ancient monument strewn cities, Jordan's historic and cultural heritage reflects the powerful achievements of mighty and charismatic leaders, from the great Roman Emperors to Moses and Alexander the great.
Day 1: Cairo
Welcome to the timeless land of history and civilization!
On arrival you will be met by Deluxe Travel Egypt representative with a sign to assist you with the visa and immigration process, you will then be transferred from the airport by modern air-conditioned vehicle to your hotel to check in. The remainder of the day at leisure.
Overnight in Cairo.
Day 2: Cairo / Sleeper train to Aswan
Full day sight seeing the Egyptian Museum of antiquities and the Pyramids of Giza. Overnight sleeper train to Aswan.
Day 3: Aswan/Edfu (Nile Cruise)
Arrival, meet & assist, transfer to the Cruise. Visit the High Dam and the Philae temple. Over night in Aswan
Day 4: Edfu/ Luxor (Nile Cruise)
Sail to Kom Ombo. Visit the Temple shared by the two gods Sobek and Haroeris. Sail to Edfu. Overnight in Edfu.
Day 5: Luxor (Nile Cruise)
Visit The Temple of Horus in Edfu. Cross the lock. Sail to Luxor. Overnight in Luxor.
Day 6: Sleeper Train
After breakfast disembarkation.Cross to the West Bank to visit the Necropolis of Thebes, Valley of the Kings, the Temple of Hatshepsut and the Colossi of Memnon. (Optional) Tour East Bank: Karnak and Luxor Temples. ( Optional ) Hot air balloon over the valley of kings and queens. Over night sleeper train .
Day 7: Cairo
Arrival Cairo and transfer to hotel. Rest of afternoon free
(Optional): Visit Saqqara and Memphis or visit the old Cairo (church of St-Sergius, Citadel of "Saladin"(Salah al-Din), the Mohammed Ali mosque, Khan el-Khalili bazaar) (Optional): City tour by horse carriage Over night Cairo
Day 8: Cairo / Amman
You' ll be transferred to Cairo international airport to fly to Amman, upon arrival our representative welcomes you with a signage at Amman Airport after passing the customs. Transfer about 50 minutes to your Amman Hotel, check in, remainder of the day free.
Day 9: Amman - Amman City Tour - Dear Sea - Petra
Start the day with a city tour in Jordan's capital. Amman, already mentioned in the Bible as Rabbath Ammon, is a bustling modern city. The historical places are located in downtown, where we visit the Citadel with remains from the Roman to the early Islamic period. Then we have a round in the Archaeological Museum. We stroll via the Souq, where you get an idea of everyday life, to the Roman Theatre from 2nd century with 6000 seats. From here a 1.5 hours drive to the Dead Sea, where you have free time at the lowest point on earth. Continue southwards, overnight Petra hotel.
Day 10: Petra - Amman
After breakfast to the red rose city Petra, the biggest attraction of Jordan. Petra was first established around the 6th century B.C. by the Nabataean Arabs, a nomadic tribe who settled in the area and laid the foundation of a commercial empire that extended into Syria. With the guide pass the canyon, the so called Siq, to see the most beautiful monument: the Treasury. Continue via the Street of Facades to the Royal Tombs and Pharaoh's Castle. The guide says farewell to you at the restaurant area; free time to explore Petra on your own. In the afternoon return to your Amman hotel.
Day 11: Amman - Jerash - Amman airport
Check out from hotel and drive 1 hour to Jerash, the best example of a Roman provincial city in the whole Middle East. Visit the spectacular forum, Roman colonnaded street, the Nymphaeum and the Temple of Artemis. Transfer to Amman Airport for your afternoon departure
Prices listed are per person in double occupancy.
During Christmas, New Year and Easter a supplement is added send a tour inquiry to get best deal
Reservation of the tour requires payment of 25% of tour cost upon confirmation this can be done online or with bank wire transfer. The remainder of tour cost should be settled upon arrival to Egypt either in cash or by credit card. During peak periods 50% of tour cost should be paid upon confirmation.
up to 2 Years free of charge
from 2-6 years 25% of tour cost
from 6-12 50% of tour cost
If your tour inquires airfare extra charges may apply
Entry visa to Egypt is obtainable upon arrival at the airport for many nationalities at US$ 25, It is advisable to check with your nearest consulate if you are eligible for it. Your passport should be valid for at least 6 months after entering Egypt
Additional Entry tickets
Some archeological sites are not included in the price of the tour like entering inside the Pyramids, Solar Boat, Mummies room in the Egyptian museum and Tut Ankh Amun tomb
✓2 Nights Cairo on BB basis (Bed and Breakfast)
✓3 Nights Nile Cruise on FB basis (Breakfast Lunch and Dinner)
✓2 Nights Sleeper train on HB basis (Breakfast and Dinner)
✓Sightseeing as per itinerary
✓Meals as per itinerary
✓Meet and assist services in all destinations
✓Entrance fees when applicable
✓Professional Egyptologist tour guide
✓Meet and assist services in all destinations
✓ All taxes and service charges
Any Optional tour
Christmas and New Year supplement