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10 Day Egypt Desert Trek 10 Day Egypt Desert Trek 10 Day Egypt Desert Trek 10 Day Egypt Desert Trek 10 Day Egypt Desert Trek 10 Day Egypt Desert Trek 10 Day Egypt Desert Trek 10 Day Egypt Desert Trek 10 Day Egypt Desert Trek

10 Day Egypt Desert Trek

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Duration:
10 Days
Tour Type:
Private
Schedule:
Daily

Description

Experience the mighty Sahara Desert; its breathtaking oases; its timeless antiquity and its charming people: The ultimate 10 Day Egypt Desert Trek. A 10 Day Egypt Desert Trek for those with a sense of adventure and an appetite for history. Explore the Giza Pyramids and other sites of Cairo, and take on the almighty Sahara Desert with your own personal Egyptologist to guide you to oases where you spend nights under the stars. Travel to Luxor and visit the famous Karnak Temple complex and Luxor Temple, and then board a comfortable overnight sleeper train to Cairo For a good night's rest before your flight back home.

Inclusion

  • Meet, greet and assist with arrivals and departures
  • Accommodation in Cairo for 3 nights at the Le Meridien Pyramids Hotel (includes breakfasts)
  • Accommodation in desert (camping) for 2 nights (full board)
  • Accommodation in Dakhla for 1 night (half-board)
  • Accommodation in Kahrga (camping) for 1 night (full board)
  • Accommodation in Luxor for 1 night at the Sonesta St.George Hotel (includes breakfast)
  • Accommodation on sleeper train from Luxor to Cairo for 1 night on (half-board)
  • All sightseeing tours stated in the itinerary
  • English speaking Egyptologist guide is included for all tours
  • Entrance fees to all sites stipulated in the itinerary
  • All transfers in modern air-conditioned vehicles
  • All desert transfers in air conditioned 4×4 vehicles
  • Portage when needed
  • All service charges and taxes

Exclusion

  • International flights
  • Egypt entry visa
  • Optional tours not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Meals except where indicated
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips and gratuities

Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive in Egypt, the land of antiquity

Regardless of what time your plane touches down at Cairo International Airport, we will have one of our travel consultants and a driver there to meet you and to assist you with your luggage.

They will then take you to the prestigious Le Meridien Pyramids Hotel and Spa for a refreshing “Welcome” drink and a hassle free check-in.

After you have checked in, our tour representative will discuss your itinerary with you and confirm pick up times. Once that has been done, feel free to enjoy the rest of your day any way you want. Retire to your room; relax next to the pool, step outside and say hello to Cairo.

Day 02: Cairo sightseeing

You will enjoy breakfast at your hotel in Cairo. After breakfast you will be met by your personal guide who will accompany you to the Giza Plateau to visit one of the seven wonders of the ancient world; the Great Pyramids of Cheops, Chefren and Mykerinus, the famous Sphinx, and the Valley Temple facing the Sphinx.

Then transfer to explore the Egyptian Museum. Continue to Coptic Cairo to visit the Hanging Church and Ben Ezra Synagogue.

End this amazing day of sightseeing combining fascinating history with shopping in the vibrant Khan El Khalili Bazaar, which dates back to 1382. Back to hotel. Overnight in Cairo.

Meals included: Breakfast and lunch

Day 03 & 4: Bahariya Oasis and White Desert Trekking

After spending a day exploring the sites of Cairo, your Egypt desert trek gets underway.

Wake up in the early morning and drive by an private air-conditioned modern van to Bahariya Oasis. Take a 4×4 Jeep to the Agabat. Enjoy watching the beautiful powder sand in the desert.

Start trekking from here to the White Desert (daily 25 km trekking). Camp in the desert for 2 nights.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 05: Farafra & Dakhla Oases

After enjoying breakfast, you will enjoy a trip into the Farafra Oasis aboard a Jeep, where you will have lunch.

You will finish the day within the Dakhla Oasis, in the Islamic village of El Qasr.

Meals included: Breakfast and lunch

Day 06: Kharga Oasis under the stars

After Breakfast, enjoy the day from the morning until afternoon trekking to the camp site (about 20 km trekking) to watch the sunset.

Overnight camping in the Kharga Oasis.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

Day 07: Trave to Luxor and unwind

On day 7 of this Egypt desert trek you’ll break camp early and travel via air-conditioned vehicle to Luxor, with a stop at the Bagawat Christian Cemetery.

On arrival in Luxor, you will check into the Sonesta St.George for the night.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 08: Exploring the treasures of Luxor

You will have breakfast in the hotel, and then visit the Valley of the Kings, as well as the Colossi of Memnon, the Karnak Temples and the Luxor Temple.

You will board a sleeper train that evening, bound for Cairo. You’ll have dinner and sleep aboard the train.

Meals included: Breakfast and Dinner

Day 09: Enjoy Cairo your way

In Cairo you will be met by our representative in the Giza train station and escorted to your hotel to relax and spend your last night in Cairo.

Meals Included: Breakfast

Day 10: A day for goodbyes

All good things must end, and unfortunately your Egypt Desert trek adventure must end as well.

Enjoy a lovely breakfast while you allow your mind to dwell on the many great experiences you’ve had during your short stay, and promise yourself you’ll return.

After breakfast you’ll be collected and taken to the airport for your flight home. Bid Cairo and Egypt farewell, and fly off into the sunset with memories you’ll cherish forever.

Included Meals: Breakfast

Price:

MAY-SEPT
$ 1540 Per Person in Triple Room
$ 1610 Per Person in Double Room
$ 2570 Per Person in Single Room
OCT-APRIL
$ 2135 Per Person in Triple Room
$ 2205 Per Person in Double Room
$ 3165 Per Person in Single Room

Prices:
Prices are quoted in US Dollars per person per trip except during Christmas, New Year & Easter holidays.
Children Policy:
0 - 01.99 Free of Charge
2 - 05.99 pay 25% of tour price
6 - 11.99 pay 50% of tour price
12+ pay full tour price as per adult person.
Notes :
Child pricing applies to children who share rooms with their parents (Max 2 Children in one Room)

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