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Egypt & Jordan Adventure

  • Duration
    20 days
  • Tour Type
    Group Tour
  • Tour Style
    Classic
  • Price From
    $13,280pp

Combining famous monuments, temples, and one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, this tour of iconic sites showcases the very best of Egypt and Jordan.

  • Fully Inclusive
    Touring with Guides and entrance fees
  • Included Meals
    Breakfasts: 17 , Lunches: 18 , Dinners: 17
  • Flights
    International flights and current taxes
  • Accommodation
    17 nights in 3+ star accommodation
  • Group Tour
    Max Group Size: 18
  • Physical Rating 1Learn More
    X A reasonable level of fitness is required but it's more about spending time on your feet rather than covering large distances. You'll be getting on and off coaches and boats, walking around the sights and climbing some steps. Download the detailed tour dossier for details of your chosen tour. Learn More
    Walking, some steps and time on your feet
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Tour Highlights

Our Egypt & Jordan Adventure tour will see you exploring the most iconic sites, delving into deep-rooted culture and dining on delicious cuisine.

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Authentic Experiences

Our Egypt & Jordan Adventure Tour has been thoughtfully designed and thoroughly researched to bring you a range of once-in-a-lifetime experiences, many of which are entirely exclusive to us.

Tour Itinerary

  • Days 1-2
    Fly To Cairo
    DAYS 1-2: Fly To Cairo

    Fly overnight to Cairo via Dubai. You will be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel. The remainder of the day is at leisure.

    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 3
    Pyramids Of Giza
    DAY 3: Pyramids Of Giza

    Spend today exploring the Pyramids of Giza and The Sphinx, followed by the Egyptian Museum, filled to its brim with an extensive collection of statues, mummies and treasures. Improve your bargaining skills this afternoon when you stroll through the Khan Khalili Bazaar, where you will find local souvenirs and food stalls.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 4
    Cairo Tower
    DAY 4: Cairo Tower

    View the world's largest collection of Egyptian Christian artefacts, old churches and the ancient burial ground of Sakkara. This evening's dinner is at the famous Cairo Tower where you'll taste local dishes while the restaurant rotates giving you spectacular views of Cairo at night.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 5
    Explore Alexandria
    DAY 5: Explore Alexandria

    Begin today travelling north to Alexandria where you will explore the city. Visit the Roman Amphitheatre, the Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa, which are sure to be a highlight, and view the defensive fortress of Qaitbay Citadel on the coast of the Mediterranean Sea.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 6
    El Alamein
    DAY 6: El Alamein

    This morning, we visit El Alamein, the site of two key battles in WWII. The Allied victory in the second battle was instrumental in ending the Axis threat to Egypt. Explore the military museum and war cemeteries before travelling southeast back to Cairo. Stop en route to visit the still-active Monastery of St Macarius, inhabited by Coptic Orthodox monks since the 4th century AD.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 7
    Cruise The Nile River
    DAY 7: Cruise The Nile River

    Take a short one-hour flight from Cairo to Luxor, where we transfer to the port and board your 5* Nile cruise ship for our four-night cruise. Refresh yourself before this afternoon's excursions around Luxor's East Bank. Begin at the Temple Complex of Karnak, famed for the majestic Hypostyle Hall with its 134 gigantic stone columns, along with the Avenue of the Sphinxes and the Sacred Lake.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 8
    Explore West Bank of the River Nile
    DAY 8: Explore West Bank of the River Nile

    There's no better start to the day than exploring Luxor's West Bank, one of the most stunning landscapes in Egypt. Today you get to see the Colossi of Memnon statues, the Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el-Bahari, and the famous Valley of Kings, home to the tombs of ancient Egyptian rulers. Relax as you set sail to the farming town of Esna this afternoon.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 9
    Visit Kom Ombo
    DAY 9: Visit Kom Ombo

    This morning, continue sailing south of Esna to the city of Edfu where you'll visit the ancient Temple of Edfu. Then sail to the agricultural town of Kom Ombo and explore the popular Temple of Kom Ombo, famous for its unique twin temples, before sailing a further 40 kilometres to Aswan.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 10
    Discover Aswan
    DAY 10: Discover Aswan

    A tour of Aswan town starts the day off. You will be visiting the man-made 3,600-metre High Dam, the Unfinished Obelisk and the majestic Temple of Philae. A relaxing, traditional felucca tour around the area with views of Elephantine Island, Kitchener's Island, and the botanical gardens, end this busy day.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 11
    Abu Simel
    DAY 11: Abu Simel

    Disembark the ship and journey southwest to the iconic twin temples of Abu Simbel, at Egypt's furthest edge. This atmospheric temple complex, perhaps the greatest in Egypt, is dedicated to Ramesses II, often considered the greatest pharaoh of the New Kingdom. Admire its many halls and imposing statues before returning to Aswan for your flight back to Cairo.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 12
    Fly To Jordon
    DAY 12: Fly To Jordon

    This morning, you will continue your tour with a flight to Jordan. On arrival transfer to your hotel to settle in and spend the rest of the day at leisure.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 13
    Chariot Race
    DAY 13: Chariot Race

    A city tour of Al Salt, located 40 minutes from Amman, begins today's sightseeing. Drive to the ancient Roman city Jerash - known as the Pompeii of the East. The highlight today is the opportunity to witness the Roman pastime of chariot racing. Cheer with the crowd as you watch these dramatic performances. Continue to the town of Ajloun to visit the fortress of Qal'at ar-Rabad, overlooking the Jordan Valley.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 14
    Nai Workshop
    DAY 14: Nai Workshop

    Tour the old city of Amman, exploring the Citadel and Roman Amphitheatre, before continuing to the Desert Castles. Return to Amman this afternoon where you will participate, with the help of a local expert, in making your own wind instrument – a Nai.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 15
    Mount Nebo
    DAY 15: Mount Nebo

    A visit to Mount Nebo, the site of Moses' Tomb, will leave you in awe of the ruins of the 4th and 5th-century churches, with floors still covered in beautiful mosaics. Your next stop is the town of Madaba to visit the Orthodox Church of St George and the Madaba Mosaic Map, before continuing to the world-renowned city of Petra.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 16
    Petra By Day & Night
    DAY 16: Petra By Day & Night

    Enjoy a morning filled with exploration of Petra's many caves and tombs. Petra, a treasured UNESCO World Heritage site, is a historical and archaeological city surrounded by mountains. It is famous for its rock-cut architecture and is also called Rose City for the red stone it is carved into. Spend the afternoon relaxing before the evening tour of Petra where you will get to experience the site by candlelight – another highlight of this tour.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 17
    Wadi Rum Desert Camp
    DAY 17: Wadi Rum Desert Camp

    Before transferring to Wadi Rum you will stop at Little Petra, a smaller canyon, meant to house traders on the Silk Road. On arrival at Wadi Rum, the Valley of the Moon, you will explore Lawrence's Road, visiting some spectacular sites while driving over sand dunes and through canyons. Return to camp, where you will stay overnight, for a traditional Bedouin experience.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 18
    Float In The Dead Sea
    DAY 18: Float In The Dead Sea

    Head north to the Dead Sea where you have the day to explore on your own. Experience one of the world's saltiest bodies by floating in the Dead Sea, or do some exploring of this lovely coastal area.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Days 19-20
    Fly To Australia
    DAYS 19-20: Fly To Australia

    Fly to Australia, arriving home the following day.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Amman
  • 8°c
  • 63mm
  • Petra
  • 8°c
  • 113mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Amman
  • 9°c
  • 62mm
  • Petra
  • 8°c
  • 90mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Amman
  • 12°c
  • 43mm
  • Petra
  • 10°c
  • 70mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Amman
  • 16°c
  • 14mm
  • Petra
  • 14°c
  • 44mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Amman
  • 21°c
  • 3mm
  • Petra
  • 18°c
  • 30mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Amman
  • 24°c
  • 0mm
  • Petra
  • 22°c
  • 13mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Amman
  • 25°c
  • 0mm
  • Petra
  • 24°c
  • 8mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Amman
  • 26°c
  • 0mm
  • Petra
  • 24°c
  • 7mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Amman
  • 24°c
  • 0mm
  • Petra
  • 20°c
  • 19mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Amman
  • 20°c
  • 7mm
  • Petra
  • 16°c
  • 37mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Amman
  • 15°c
  • 28mm
  • Petra
  • 12°c
  • 86mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Amman
  • 10°c
  • 49mm
  • Petra
  • 10°c
  • 129mm
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Egypt & Jordan Adventure map

Places Visited: Cairo (3N+1N) - Alexandria (1N) - Overnight Train (1N) - Luxor - Nile Cruise (4N) - Aswan - Amman (3N) - Petra (2N) - Wadi Rum (1N) - Dead Sea (1N)

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