12 Days 11 Nights Private Guided Tour Package covers Egypt and Jordan, Cairo, Aswan, Nile Cruise, Luxor, Amman, Wadi Rum, & Petra. Door to door transfers.
Explore the wonders of Egypt and Jordan in one single vacation. Get fascinated by one of the world’s heritage sites at Luxor, see the high edifices from ancient Egypt, and be stunned by the size of the Sphinx before going to Petra, Wadi Rum, and Amman. This is a lifetime experience not-to-be-missed.
12 Days Cairo, Aswan, Nile Cruise, Luxor, Jordan, Amman, Wadi Rum, & Petra
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 Chephren, the pyramid of king Mekarynos, get inside one of the small pyramids, and see the Sphinx). Egyptian Lunch in a countryside 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 Hatshepsut). Attend the sound and light show at the 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 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 onboard your sleeper train.
Day 4: Aswan
Breakfast on board 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 left unfinished). Check in our Nile cruise for Lunch. Afternoon, take a motorboat to the temple of Philae (was built by the Ptolemies dedicated to the love goddess, Isis). Take a felucca ride around elephantine Island sail past the Agha Khan mausoleum. Dinner onboard your cruise ship.
Day 5: Aswan – Sailing
Breakfast onboard 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 onboard your cruise.
Day 6: Luxor East & West
Breakfast onboard 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. Afternoon, we 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 onboard your cruise ship.
Day 7: Cairo
After breakfast onboard your cruise ship. Transfer to Luxor airport for your flight to Cairo. Arrive in 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 at Amman Airport meet and assist by our local Representative. Start a day tour of Amman City. Start to 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 the 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 at your camp. Drive to Petra. Visit the fabulous rose-red desert sandstone. The Nabataean city of 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. Transfer back to Amman, Transfer to your Hotel in Amman.
Day 12: Amman-home
Breakfast at your hotel. Transfer to Amman International Airport for your departure.
Price is quoted per person in USD
5 stars accommodation:
2-3 ppl 3499$
4-6 ppl 3299$
7-10 ppl 2499$
For groups please contact us for your special rate.
Specification: 12 Days Egypt & Jordan Guided Tour Package
Accommodation, All tax, fuel, & service charges, Door to door transfer, Entrance fees to the mentioned sites, Meals & Drinks as mentioned, Mineral bottled water during tours, Private Egyptologist Tour Guide