Go with Egypt Fun Tours to Egypt and Beyond. With Egypt Fun Tours you can explore the wonders of Egypt and Jordan in one single vacation. Visit the great pyramid of Egypt as well as the Sphinx, get fascinated by one of the world's heritage sites at Luxor, see the high edifices from ancient Egypt, and be stunned by the collection of king Tut before going to Petra, Wadi Rum, and Amman. This is a life time experience not-to-be-missed.
Cairo/Nile cruise/Amman/Wadi Rum/Petra (12 Days-11 nights)
Day 1 Arrival Cairo: Meet, welcome and assist with airport formalities. Transfer to your hotel and check in. Overnight at your hotel.
Day 2 (Pyramids): After breakfast start our visit to The pyramids of Giza (the great pyramid of king Cheops, the remains of the funeral temple of the same king, the pyramid of king kephren, the pyramid of king Mekarynos, get inside one of the small pyramids, and see the Sphinx). Egyptian Lunch in a country side restaurant. Visit The pyramids of Sakkara ( The visual presentation of Sakkara, the step pyramid of king Djoser-the very first pyramid, the museum of Imhotep, the tomb of a high official, the pyramid of king Titi, the pyramid of king Unas, and see the pyramids of Dahshur from a distance). Visit Memphis the very first capital city of Egypt ( the statue of king Ramses the second-16 meters high, the alabaster sphinx of queen Hatshipsuit). Attend the sound and light show at Giza area ( optional).
Day 3 Cairo (city tour): Breakfast at your hotel. Start our tour to the Egyptian museum ( more than 120,000 pieces from ancient Egypt, plus the amazing collection of king Tut Ankh Amun from the 18th dynasty new kingdom, and the royal mummies). Visit Coptic Cairo (the church of saint sergius the very first church built in Egypt, the synagogue of Bn Izra, and the so called Hanging up church). Lunch in a tourist restaurant by the river Nile. Visit Islamic Cairo (the Citadel of Saladin, the alabaster mosque of Mohamed Ali, the Gawhara palace of Mohamed Ali, the mosque of Amr Ibn El-aas the very first mosque built in Egypt. See Khan El-Khalili bazaar (where you can see Al-Azhar mosque, and the very unique Islamic ancient streets and complex). Transfer to the train station for your sleeper train to Aswan. Dinner on board of your sleeper train.
Day 4 Aswan: Breakfast on board of your sleeper train. Reach Aswan to start our visit to the High dam (was built in 1960 to control the annual flood of the Nile, and arrange agriculture process). Visit the Unfinished obelisk (a huge obelisk dating back to the 18th dynasty that was lift unfinished). Check in our Nile cruise for Lunch. After noon take a motor boat to the temple of Philae (was built by the Ptolemies dedicated to love goddess Isis). Take a felucca ride around elephantine Island sail past the Agha Khan mausoleum. Dinner on board of your cruise ship.
Day 5 Aswan (Sailing): Breakfast on board of your cruise. Relax while sailing along the fertile river Nile from Aswan to Luxor with two stops to: Visit the unusual double temple of Kom Ombo (dedicated to two gods, the falcon god Horus, and the crocodile god Sobek). Visit by a horse carriage to the temple of Edfu (dedicated to the falcon god Hours, and the second largest temple in Egypt. Lunch and Dinner on board of your cruise.
Day 6 (Luxor East & West): Breakfast on board of your cruise. Start our tour to the west bank of Luxor to visit; The Valley of the Kings (home of 65 tombs of the kings of 18th to 22nd dynasties), the valley of the queens (accommodates the tombs of queens from the new kingdom), the modern looking temple of queen Hatshepsut (she ruled over Egypt for 19 years as a king), the colossi of Memnon (originally belong to king Amenhotep the 3rd). Back to our cruise for Lunch. After noon start our tour to visit the Karnak temples (the largest complex of temples in Egypt originally attached to Luxor temple by an avenue of sphinxes). Visit Luxor temple (was built by the kings of the middle and the new kingdom). Dinner on board of your cruise ship.
Day 7 (Cairo): After breakfast on board of your cruise ship. Transfer to Luxor airport for your flight to Cairo. Arrive Cairo, welcome, meet and assist. Check in your hotel and Overnight.
Day 8(Cairo-Jordan): (Amman-Jordan): Breakfast at hotel and transfer to Cairo Airport to fly to Amman. Arrive Amman Airport meet and assist by our local Representative. Start a day tour of Amman City. Start drive down to the Dead Sea. Free time at leisure (swimming, float). Check in your hotel. Overnight in Amman
Day 9 Wadi Rum (Desert Safari ): Breakfast at hotel. Start Jeep Safari Desert Trip to Wadi Rum. Pass by the Seven Pillars of Wisdom described by the famous Lawrence of Arabia. Drive by Lawrence of Arabia’s House. Lunch during the tour. See the old Thamudic and Nabatean inscriptions. Sunset view in Wadi Rum, Check in our Campsite, BBQ Dinner and overnight in our camp in Wadi Rum.
Day 10(Wadi Rum – Petra): Breakfast in your camp. Drive to Petra. Visit to the fabulous rose-red desert sandstone. Nabataean Cityof Petra. Visit the High Place Monastery. Visit the Roman-style Palace Tomb. Transfer to your hotel in Petra for overnight.
Day 11 (Petra-Amman): Petra - Amman: Breakfast at your hotel. Drive back to Amman, Transfer to your Hotel in Amman.
Day 12 (Amman-home): Breakfast at your hotel. Transfer to Amman international Airport for your final departure.