Egypt and Jordan tours are your gateway to two fascinating worlds. Explore tombs, temples and pyramids in Egypt; sail the Nile and swim in the Red Sea. Travel on to Jordan and visit the Rose City of Petra, a rock carved city frozen in time; experience the vastness of the Jordanian desert and float your troubles away in the Dead Sea. Egypt-Jordan tours are all about historical sightseeing.
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Egypt and Jordan Tours – Explore the Wonders of the Ancient World
Does the thought of seeing the 7 Wonders of the World enthrall you? Egypt and Jordan tours provide you with the chance to explore the major ancient highlights of North Africa and the Middle East.
While many of the original wonders of the world that were named by Herodotus back in the 5th century have been destroyed by various causes, some do still remain today; including the Great Pyramid of Giza in Egypt. Petra in Jordan has also been named as one of the New 7 Wonders of the World. Egypt-Jordan tours provide you with the opportunity to see both of these amazing sights as well as many other breathtaking attractions along the way.
An Egypt and Jordan tour package will provide you with the chance to view the major highlights of both regions and travel back home with enchanting memories of the new as well as the old wonders of the world.
Travel Egypt and Jordan Your Way with Customized Tours
Egypt-Jordan tours are completely flexible and customizable, allowing you to begin at any point and include any attraction that interests you. Perhaps you will decide to begin your adventure in Cairo, where you can soak up the local culture, shop in the bustling bazaars and rest up before you begin the next leg of your journey, such as touring the Giza Pyramids.
Along the Giza Plateau, which faces Cairo and is situated in the west bank of the Nile, you will find the three pyramids; Cheops, Mycerinus and Chepren as well as the guardian Sphinx.
While the pyramids are certainly considered to be one of the most popular attractions of an Egypt and Jordan tour package, there are also many other options and attractions to consider. That is the beauty of planning a private, customized tour; you can enjoy the freedom to design your tour in any way in which you desire.
You might elect to tour the world famous Egyptian Museum, which is home to the largest collection of Egyptian artifacts in the world, including a quarter of a million antiques which date back some 5,000 years. Have you always been fascinated with the boy king, Tut-Ankh-Amon, more often referred to simply as King Tut? If so, now is your opportunity to see him.
Luxurious and Private Egypt and Jordan Tour Packages
Ready for a relaxing and luxurious getaway? If so, allow our expert travel advisors to custom design a tour for you; where you can visit Aswan, Luxor and other sights such as Abu Simbel, where you will have the opportunity to see first-hand the magnificent temples of Nerfertiti and Ramses II.
Nile cruise excursions are also available to take you to the Philae Temple and Aswan Dam. There are also many other monuments and temples along the way to enjoy, including the Kom Ombo Temple and Edfu Temple, which is the largest temple in Egypt after Karnak.
Include any Tourist Attraction You Like in YOUR Tour
No matter what it is that interests you, it is easy to tailor a tour to meet your specific interests. Include a trip to Luxor to see the Valley of the Kings and Queens, where you will find some of the most important tombs of the ancient world, including those of Ramses III, Nerfertiti and Tut-Ankh-Amon. The Necropolis of Thebes and the temple of Queen Hatshepsut, who was one of the few women to ever rule Egypt, are also located in the Valley.
Immerse Yourself in Ancient Egyptian and Jordanian Culture
Tours to Egypt and Jordan will also allow you the opportunity to completely immerse yourself in the history and culture of the area with a visit to the capital of Jordan, which is a unique blend of both the ancient and the modern.
As one of the oldest cities in the world to be continuously inhabited, Amman in Jordan is an excellent stepping stone to visit the Dead Sea, Petra or the Wadi Rum. In the Greek Orthodox Church of St. George, take advantage of the opportunity to view the earliest original surviving map of the Holy Land, which dates back to 560 A.D.
Not far away is the holy district of Mount Nebo, which is also the site of Moses’ tomb. Look across the Jordan Valley and the Dead Sea to the church spires in Jerusalem.
As you can see, there are many different options and choices for planning the perfect adventure with trips to Egypt and Jordan.
Conclude your Egypt and Jordan holiday with a stop at Petra with its palaces, tombs, treasury and temples or even Kerak, the hilltop fortress that dates back to the 12th century and features towers, galleries, ramparts and chapels harkening back to the age of the Crusaders.
Absolutely nothing is out of the question when you take advantage of the opportunity to plan a customized Egypt and Jordan tour package with our experienced travel experts. Include plans to visit any attraction that interests you while enjoying the freedom and privacy of a customized tour. Let us help you start planning the Egypt and Jordan tours adventure of a lifetime today.