12D Egyptian Family Adventure

Cairo, Cairo Governorate, Egypt,
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This comprehensive tour of Egypt is designed especially for families wanting a time exploring some of Egypt's most well known ancient sites, along with more active trips for the children, combined with some quality time relaxing by the Red Sea. We keep our group sizes small, and select our family-friendly guides to help bring Egypt alive for both children and parents alike. Including a fun camel ride, traditional felucca cruise on the Nile, awesome sightseeing, and a stop at a beach resort by the Red Sea, this family tour will create memories to last a lifetime.

We start this family tour in Cairo with a visit to the awe-inspiring Pyramids and Sphinx, followed by a trip to the vast Egyptian Museum famous for its Tutankhamun exhibition and creepy mummy room. Next, we climb aboard the overnight sleeper train and wend our way south to the picturesque town of Aswan on the banks of the River Nile. Here we visit the temple of Philae, join in on an English or Arabic language session at a local school term times only, and enjoy a traditionally prepared Nubian meal. There is also an early morning option to visit the amazing Sun Temple of Ramses II at Abu Simbel. Leaving Aswan behind we float down the River Nile on board a traditional Egyptian felucca sailboat taking in the rural scenery along the way. In Luxor, we delve underground into the ancient pharaonic tombs of the Valley of the Kings and marvel at the vast temple complex of Karnak. We next drive to the Red Sea at Hurghada to enjoy a relaxing 3 day beach stay before catching the flight back to Cairo. We finish off our Egyptian adventure with a tour of Cairo, including the Citadel and Khan el Khalili bazaar and farewell dinner, then transfer you back to the airport for your flight home.

What's included
11 nights accommodation: Oasis Hotel at Cairo (2 nights), Sleeper train through Cairo, Luxor and Aswan (1 night), Pyramisa Isis Corniche Hotel at Aswan (1 night), Felucca Sailboat at Aswan (1 night), Steigenberger Nile Palace Hotel at Luxor (2 nights), Grand Seas Resort Hostmark at Hurghada (4 nights) 10 breakfast, 3 lunch, 7 dinner 24 hour airport transfer, AC minibus or coach and sleeper train, internal flight from Hurghada to Cairo Sightseeing tours and Egyptologist guides Tipping Kitty allow USD45 per person Entrance fees to all sites mentioned in the itinerary allow approximately USD95 per person
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Know Before You Go
Visit the famous Pyramids
Visit Sphinx
Visit sprawling Egyptian Museum
Have fun in camel ride
Enjoy traditional felucca sailboat trip or Nile cruise upgrade
Visit temples at Luxor
Visit tombs at Luxor
Enjoy snorkelling and swimming in the Red Sea
Visit chaotic Cairo bazaars
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can-cancel You can cancel your tour until 14 days before your travel date
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