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Egypt Highlights & Nile Cruise

9 DAYS Starting from $4,490 per person

Step into the world of ancient Egypt on this nine-day expedition. Holding some of the oldest structures in the world, Egypt boasts rich and fascinating dynastic history and culture. After marveling at some of its most legendary attractions, including the Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx, embark on a Nile River Cruise and explore the captivating temples and tombs of the Egyptian Gods and Goddesses. Top off your journey by joining local residents for an authentic Egyptian meal and exchanging stories.


Trip at a Glance



  • Marvel at some of the most legendary attractions in the ancient world: the Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx, and the Grand Egyptian Museum.
  • Embark on a luxurious Nile River Cruise from Luxor to Aswan.
  • Immerse yourself into the realm of ancient Egypt as you wander the temples of Karnak, Kom Ombo, and the Temple of Isis.
  • Journey through the Valley of the Kings and gape at the incredible Colossi of Memnon, Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, and tomb of Tutankhamen (King Tut).
  • Sail the Nile in a traditional wooden boat (Felucca) and enjoy the natural surroundings.
  • Join local residents for an authentic Nubian and Egyptian meal while learning about their lives in Egypt and sharing stories.
  • Lose yourself in the colors and aromas of one of the world’s oldest marketplaces: Cairo’s Khan al-Khalili Bazaar.

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