Unseen Egypt, The Road Less Travelled

$3,939$4,747

Duration : 14 Days

Tour Starts at: November 01st, 2020

Type: : Joining

 

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Sku: GOE01-1
This type of tours is presenting a completely different concept about Ancient Egypt, in this type of tour we present the alternative theories, the scientific opinions and the connections between Ancient Egypt and the Ancient world. You will know more about Kemet, Kemet is the official name for Egypt in the Ancient times. You will have access to many closed sites and explore many hidden corners in each site like the White chapel.

  • Upon arrival to Cairo airport, you will meet our representative who will assist you and complete the entry formalities and escort you to the comfort of the Le Meridien Pyramids, you will enjoy the pyramid view from your room during your stay in this hotel.
  • At 06:00 PM we will have an introductory meeting, followed by our welcome dinner. Overnight at Le Meriedien Pyramids (D)
  • After breakfast we will drive to Dahsur, where will visit the Bent Pyramid & the Red Pyramid, which attributed to the 4th dynasty, King Senefru. 
  • We will have the chance to visit the bent Pyramid from inside, it was closed since 1960, and also we will visit the Red Pyramid from inside. 
  • We will have lunch and visit the Open Air Museum of Memphis, where we will see one of the best colossal limestone statues with the name Ramses II.
  •  Drive back to the hotel. Overnight at Le Meriedien Pyramids (B,L)
  • After an early breakfast we drive to Saint Catherine city, it is located in one of the most important and sacred sites in Egypt and the world. 
  • We will have the rest of the day free, and at 01:00 AM we start our journey to climb mount Sinai, our target is to arrive to the top before Sunrise, so we can watch the Sun rises while we are at the top of the mountain. Mount Sinai is 7000 meters above the sea level.  
  • Overnight at Morgan Land, Saint Catherine (B,L)
  • After descending from the mountain we will visit the Monastery of Saint Catherine, which built around the six century, this site is sacred to Judaism, Christianity and Islam.
  • The library of this monastery preserves the second largest collection in the world of early codices and manuscripts, also it has a great collection of the best icons in the world.
  •  Drive back to Cairo, Overnight at Le Meriedien Pyramids (B,L) 
  • After breakfast we will visit Sakkara, we are going to visit the newly opened pyramid, Unas Pyramid to see the first pyramid texts, we will also visit the New Kingdom tombs and the tomb of the Twin, 
  • after visiting this section we will move to another location in Sakkara to visit the very famous and mysterious Serapeum, the underground tunnel which include 23 huge granite boxes (70 – 100 tons). 
  • We will have lunch and drive back to the hotel. Overnight at Le Meriedien Pyramids (B,L)
  • An early flight to Aswan, after we arrive we will go to the Nile Cruise to put our luggage and refresh, then we go to visit Kalabsha temple, it is one of the temple which was relocated after the High Dam was built, return back to the boat for lunch. 
  • After lunch we will visit the Nubian Museum, where we will see a great collection from different eras, and also we will see the very Ancient and Mystical stone of Nabta Playa. 
  • Dinner and overnight at the Nile Cruise (B,L,D)
  • Early in the morning the boat will sail to Kom-Omb, we will have a quick visit to this unique twin temple, dedicated for Horus & Sobek, continue sailing to Edfu.
  • After lunch we will take a horse carriage and ride to visit one of the most beautiful temples in Egypt, Edfu temple.
  •  Dinner and overnight at the Nile Cruise (B,L,D)
  • After breakfast we will do a unique visit to the West Bank of Luxor, we will visit Deir el-Medina, tombs of some of the workers and supervisors who shared in some constructions in the West Bank of Luxor, also the temple of Hathor, and the we move to and incredible temple attributed to Ramses II, the Ramesseum, where we will see one of the biggest statues of the world, one piece of granite.
  •  Later we visit a very unique and very special tomb, the tomb of Rekhmire (his name means ‘’he who knows like Re), drive back to the boat for lunch. After lunch we will have a presentation by Mohamed Ibrahim.
  •  Dinner and overnight at the Nile Cruise (B,L,D)
  • After breakfast we leave the boat to visit Mut temple first and then we visit some special sites in Karnak temple, and after lunch we visit Luxor museum, which has one of the finest collections of statues and artifacts. 
  • Overnight at Steigenberger Luxor (B,L).
  • After breakfast we drive to Hurghada,  it is one of the most beautiful cities in Egypt and Africa, it is overlooking the Red Sea, check-in and have lunch and then we have free time. 
  • Overnight at Hotel *5 Hurghada (B,L,D)
  • Free day (possible optional sea activities).
  •  Overnight at Hotel *5 Hurghada (B,L,D)
  • Free day (possible optional sea activities). 
  • Overnight at Hotel *5 Hurghada (B,L,D)
  • Fly to Cairo, drive to the hotel for check-in. In the evening we will have our last magical visit, the private visit to the Great Pyramid. We will have our farewell dinner and drive back to the hotel. 
  • Overnight at Le Méridien Cairo Airport (B,L,D)
Room Types

One Person in Private Room, One Person In Shared Room

Includes

  • 05 NTS at Le Meridien Pyramids 5* (B.B) 
  • 01 NTS at Morgan Land Sinai
  • 01 NTS at Steigenberger Luxor 5* (B.B)
  • 03 NTS at Nile Cruise 5* (F.B)
  • 03 NTS at AHurghada hotel 5* (B.B) 
  • Meals mentioned in the itinerary (B breakfast, L lunch, D dinner)
  • 01 Domestic flight (ASW/CAI)
  • Meet & assist at the airport
  • Mohamed Ibrahim as a tour guide
  • 02 bottles of water daily 
  • Transportations to the mentioned sites by A C car
  • Entry tickets to the mentioned in the itinerary

Excludes

  • Entry Visa to Egypt
  • Insurance
  • Laundry Service
  • Any other service or tour not mentioned in the itinerary 
  • Energy work or consultations with Helen which can be paid for by donation

Terms & conditions

 

Reservation and Payment

  • A non-refundable Deposit of $1000.00 per Person will be required at the time of booking. To insure your Reservation, final payment will be due 60 days prior to Tour start. Bookings made within 60 and 31 days preceding Tour start will require final payment 30 days prior to the start of the Tour. Bookings made within 30 days of Tour start, will require full and final payment immediately upon booking. It is the responsibility of the traveler (or agent) to determine that final payment reaches us on time. No booking will be considered until final deposit is received by the Tour Operator. Payments are to be made via Bank Transfer. Any fees charged, will be the responsibility of the sender. Please inquire about this before you make your bank transaction.

Cancellation and Refunds

  • Due to high preparation costs, Cancellations must be received in writing within 60 days of travel date. Cancellations received more than 30 days prior to departure will have a penalty of $500 per Person; those received between 30 and 25 days will have a penalty of 50% of the full cost per Person; those received between 25 and 20 days will have a penalty of 75% per Person. Cancellations received 20 days or less before departure will receive no refund. No refund will be made for transfers, city tours or any other services (including meals, accommodations or transportation) voluntarily not taken.

Changes

  • This Itinerary is subject to changes in order to adapt to possible alterations in domestic flight times or other unforeseen circumstances. The content will remain the same, barring any unanticipated complications, and will include many delightful “extras” and surprises.
    Insurance
    We recommend that all participants obtain Travel Insurance. Travel Insured International offers insurance for trip cost, trip cancellation & interruption, and pays for loss due to unforeseen circumstance, death, injury, or illness to you or a member of your family. It also includes coverage for missed connections due to weather, pays for lost deposits due to the financial default of the airline, the tour operator, or cruise line. It pays for baggage delays, travel delays, medical expenses and emergency assistance.

Waiver of Responsibility

  • By signing up to the Tour you agree to our Terms, Deposit Conditions and Waiver.
    Guide of Egypt & its agents and our Tour Facilitators have worked diligently to make all of the arrangements for our journey together in Egypt. However, Guide of Egypt & its agents and our Tour Facilitators will not be held liable for delays, theft, damage, injury, or any other irregularities that may occur during the course of the journey. We will not be held liable for any changes or delays in airline schedules or missed connections; injury, loss, or damage to persons or property; additional expenses resulting from changes in exchange rates, tariffs, or itinerary; any transportation issues or problems with vehicles utilized on the tour; additional expenses incurred due to illness, weather conditions, protests, war, terrorism, quarantine, or other causes; and losses due to cancellations not subject to our Terms and Conditions.

 

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