September 23 – October 6, 2016
US$ 3,595 per person (twin share)
UPGRADED HOTELS IN GIZA AND LUXOR 8 NIGHTS!!
Join us on an exciting journey across Egypt with Ancient Egypt Alive founder Laura and Egyptologist Gayle Gibson. Visit top attractions along with rarely seen pyramids, tombs, villages, and temples – and enjoy private tour of pharaoh Akhenaten’s kingdom of Amarna led by world authority on the site, Prof. Barry Kemp.
- Travel with an intimate group by coach through the centre of the country – visiting villages untouched by time
- Private tour of Amarna by Prof. Barry Kemp, CBE
- Proceeds to support the Amarna Project – help uncover, restore, and preserve Akhenaten’s great city!
Rare Archaeological Insider’s Tour of
- Cairo (Giza)
- Luxor (Thebes)
- Tell el-Amarna – rarely visited!
- Insider’s look at Great Pyramids of Giza, Cairo, Saqqara, Karnak, Luxor Temple, Valley of the Kings & Queens, Tombs of the Nobles and Workers
- VIP admittance to rarely seen tombs, temples and sites including:
- Rarely visited pyramids: Teti I, Unas, Step, Bent, Red and Meydum
- The rock tombs of Beni Hasan
- Tuna El-Gebel and Ashmunein (Hermopolis)
- Sacred temples at Denderah and Abydos
- Mortuary temples of Medinet Habu and Ramesseum on Luxor’s West Bank
- Private tour of Tell el-Amarna, the site of Akhenaten’s short-lived Kingdom. with guest lecturer British archaeologist and head of the Amarna Project, Barry Kemp, CBE.
- Small group – maximum 20 people (we will do our best to accommodate singles!)
JUST $300USD ** guarantees you a space on this Insider tour of Egypt –
|Day 1||Fri||Arrive Cairo, Welcome dinner|
|Day 2||Sat||Egyptian Museum, Khan il-Khalil market|
|Day 3||Sun||Coptic and Islamic Cairo|
|Day 4||Mon||Great Pyramids & Sphinx|
|Day 5||Tues||Saqqara and Dahshur|
|Day 6||Wed||Meydum, Beni Hasan tombs, Minya|
|Day 7||Thu||All-day Tell el-Amarna exclusive with Barry Kemp, CBE|
|Day 8||Fri||Ashmunein, Tuna el-Gebel|
|Day 9||Sat||Abydos, Denderah|
|Day 10||Sun||Morning free; Valley of the Kings, Ramesseum, Colossi of Memnon|
|Day 11||Mon||Valley of the Queens, Tombs of the Nobles, Hatshepsut Temple|
|Day 12||Tue||free day, optional trips available|
|Day 13||Wed||Luxor Museum, Karnak, Luxor Temple|
|Day 14||Thu||Departure day or connect to an extension|
Book now as spaces limited!
- Contact us for further information
- Call our Travel Partner, Anna MacKay from Your Journey, to hold your place today at +1 (800) 978-0544!
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