Upon arrival in Cairo you will be met by a Ya'lla Tours representative and transferred to your hotel for overnight.
Visit Dahshur and Sakkara and then continue to Giza to see the Great Pyramids and the Great Sphinx.
Visit the new National Museum of Egyptian Civilization, including the extraordinary Mummies Room. The museum is located in Old Cairo, the historical heart of the city.
Also in Old Cairo, visit the Old Coptic Church and the Ben Ezra Synagogue.
Continue to the streets of Khan el Khalili Bazaar.
Drive to Alexandria. Visit the catacombs and Montazah gardens.
After a morning at leisure, visit the Library of Alexandria.
Drive to El Alamein to see the World War II memorial. Return to Cairo and the airport and fly to Aswan.
Fly to Abu Simbel. Tour the twin temples of Ramesses II and Nefertari. Fly back to Aswan.
Visit Aswan High Dam and Philae Temple. In the afternoon, sail on a felucca around Elephantine Island and Kitchner Island.
Drive north along the Nile to Kom Ombo and visit the Temple of Sobek. Continue to Edfu and visit the Temple of Horus. Continue to Esna and Luxor for overnight.
Cross to the west bank of the Nile and visit the Valley of the Kings, the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, and the Colossi of Memnon.
Visit the Karnak Temple and the Temple of Luxor. Fly from Luxor to Cairo. In the evening, enjoy a special farewell dinner.
You will be transferred to the airport for your departure flight.
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This Egypt tour is privately escorted throughout.
|El Alamein was the site of two WWII battles in 1942.
Winston Churchill wrote, "Before Alamein we never had a victory. After Alamein, we never had a defeat."