You will have breakfast at your Minya hotel, and then continue onward, following in the footsteps of Jesus, Mary, and Joseph. Your next stop will be the White Monastery, built in 400 AD by St. Senouda. At one time, the White Monastary actually housed more than 2000 monks! You will also visit the Monastery of the Holy Virgin at Al Quisiya, which housed the Holy Family for more than six months.
You will continue your trip by heading to Luxor, stopping at the Dendara Temple in Qena to see the Temple of Hathor, goddess of love and joy. Stay overnight in Luxor at the up market Sonesta St. George Hotel.