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Breathtaking private guided Egypt tour packages since 1955. At Egypt Tours Plus we don’t just sell tours. We make your Egypt travel dreams come true!
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A Brief Guide To Egypt Tour Packages
A Brief Guide To Egypt Travel Packages
Egypt tour packages are always popular, regardless of which country you live in. One can easily spend a day learning about some of the many ancient Egyptian temples, tombs and pyramids. In fact, one could spend a lifetime learning about all the ancient attractions that await you in the Land of the Pharaohs.
What all is there to see in Egypt? One of the first things you need to take into consideration when planning your Egypt adventure is the fact that the country is divided into several sections:
- Lower Egypt: This region includes the northern Nile delta; the Mediterranean coast, as well as Cairo and Alexandria. Cairo – the capital of Egypt – is the starting point for most Egypt trip packages. This is where you will experience the Great Pyramids and the Egyptian Museum.
- Middle Egypt: This area isn’t popular with tourist since there isn’t much too see nor do. Mostly desert.
- Upper Egypt: This part of the country is home some of the country’s best historical attractions and can be found around the southern stretch of the Nile River Valley. Touring the areas around Luxor and Aswan in upper Egypt is a must and the best way to do so is by including a Nile River cruise.
- Sahara Desert: The Sahara is divided by the Nile River into the Eastern Desert and the Western Desert. The Western Desert is home to a number of thriving Oases and a surprising amount of Pharaonic og Roman temples as well as a number of natural attractions.
- Red Sea Coast: This region of the country is famous for its spectacular beaches and family friendly resorts. It is also a world class destination for SCUBA divers and snorkelers from around the world. Great deals are available.
- Sinai Peninsula: An isolated peninsula, ideal for historical land tours; trekking; hiking, adventure, and some sporting activity. The area around Dahab is famous for its diving while Sharm El Sheikh is a popular beach resort destination.
What Are the Best Egypt Trips?
What are the best Egypt travel packages? It’s really difficult to say because all people are different. However, Cairo, Egypt tour packages are among the most popular tours, and of course these nearly always include a tour of the pyramids, as well as ancient museums and churches. Some Cairo tours will only feature the Giza Plateau, which features the Sphinx and the Pyramids, while other will also include a trip to the ancient Saqqara Necropolis where even more pyramids can be seen and explored.
Luxor tours give you the opportunity to see many old statues, temples and ancient tombs. Combining Cairo and Luxor in one amazing classical Egypt tour is highly recommended. Alternatively, and maybe an even better choice are Nile cruise holidays.
Nile Cruise Holidays Are The Best Way To See The Wonders Of Ancient Egypt
Nile cruise holidays represent the finest opportunity for anyone hoping to see the majority of historic sites in Egypt. They are available in many styles.
Nile River cruises are a great way to enjoy a wonderful holiday or “getaway” while saving a great deal of time and money. All Nile cruises will require a visitor to embark from Aswan or Luxor in Upper Egypt. This is because there are no longer any trips leaving from Cairo. This is not due to a lack of interest, but rather because of difficulties in navigating the narrow “cataracts” and bends in the river.
Egypt tour packages will generally have travel itineraries that begin with a few days in the Cairo where you can view the Great Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx, the Egyptian Museum, and of course explore the markets. After this you will usually fly to one of the two points of departure, Luxor or Aswan. Once here, you will begin your Nile cruise for three days to a whole week! Nile cruise holidays will include several guided shore excursions to several well-known attractions.
All in all, Egypt tourism packages are among the best package travel options in the world, combining mystery, wonder and excitement into one convenient amazing sightseeing package. Come find out why this country is one of the most universally revered civilizations in human history by booking your Egypt tour package today.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Is Egypt safe to travel to?
Yes. Egypt is safe to travel to and Egyptian people are very friendly. Most travelers have great experiences in the country, including solo traveler women. Egypt is a very safe travel destination. A proof of that is that in 2019 it was ranked safer than the US and the UK by a global pool. This means that travelers and tourists feel secure in the country and nothing better than themselves to confirm this.
Is Egypt safe for Americans?
Yes. Egypt is safe for Americans and any tourist that wishes to visit the country. Unfortunately, accidents can happen everywhere, but the Egyptian authorities take safety very seriously for everyone, regardless of nationality. Americans are more than welcome and will feel both comfortable and safe in Egypt.
Is Egypt a good place to go on vacation?
Yes. if you would like to experience something different and exotic, then Egypt is an amazing choice. Plus, despite the imaginary of majority, the country also offers beautiful beaches, so an Egypt tour package is a combo of history, discovery, relaxation and curiosity.
What is the best time to visit Egypt?
You can visit Egypt all year long, however, the autumn/ winter season, between September to April, is better, simply because the better temperatures are ideal for enjoying your tour in Egypt, especially if you will visit the desert and the temples in Luxor and Aswan.
How many days do you need in Egypt?
It depends on what you want to see because there is a lot. You can enjoy a short 8 days Egypt package for visiting Cairo and cruise down the Nile or you can have a complete tour of 2 weeks. If none of the packages suit you perfectly, you can still personalize yours.
What can you see in Egypt in 4 days?
Four days in Egypt are not a lot. A 4 day Egypt vacation tour will will most often include a visit the main attractions in Cairo, such as the Pyramids of Giza, the Egyptian Museum, the Coptic and Islamic parts of the city and Khan El Khalili Bazaar. You can include a short trip to Alexandria or Luxor.
What can you see in Egypt in 7 days?
In 7 full days in Egypt you can enjoy Cairo's main attractions, such as the Great Pyramids, Egyptian Museum, Khan el Khalili, and Coptic Cairo, and enjoy a short cruise on the Nile between Luxor and Aswan to visit ancient temples, monuments and the Valley of the Kings.
What can you see in Egypt in 10 days?
A 10 day Egypt tour package allow you different combinations. Among the options, you can visit Cairo and Alexandria, do a cruise on the Nile between Luxor and Aswan for visiting ancient temples, go to Abu Simbel, dive in the Red Sea in Hurghada. It depends on what you are prioritizing.
Can you visit the pyramids?
Yes. The archeological site is composed by the Great Pyramids, the Sphinx, the Valley Temple and the Solar Boat Museum. Be aware of the prices though, as you will need extra tickets if wishing to visit inside the pyramids and the Solar Boat.
Can you go inside the pyramids of Egypt?
Yes, you can enter the Great Pyramids, but you have to pay an extra ticket (360 LE for the Great Pyramid; 100 LE the 2nd and 3rd). Other pyramids, such as the Dahshur Pyramid also offer visit of its interior.
What do you wear to visit the pyramids in Egypt?
Comfortable clothes. Although in pictures the pyramids seen close to each other, there is actually some distance between them, and the archeological site is big. If you want to visit inside the pyramids, there is a narrow climbing space, so you should wear trousers or shorts that allow you so.
What do tourists wear in Egypt?
Tourists wear normal clothes, but since modesty is part of Egyptian society, it is recommended to do the same. So shorts and skirts covering the knee, a veil for women when visiting mosques and a pair of long trousers for men, shirts, bathing suit.
What should I pack for a Nile cruise?
Have in mind that during a Nile cruise you will stop to visit temples and do some walking, so have comfortable shoes and clothes with you. Pack shirts, scarves, dresses, skirts and shorts, a pair of trousers, sun block, sunglasses and a hat.
How much does it cost to take a trip to Egypt?
It will depend on your budget and interests. But Egypt is a very cheap destination compared to others, especially if you are converting from US$, Euro or GBP. You can have an Egypt All Inclusive Tour for fair prices and yet luxurious.
What is the cheapest time to go to Egypt?
You can find cheaper prices between May and September, but be aware because it is the spring/summer time, so some Egypt tours may not be advised during strong heat. The peak is in July/ August, but all these months are hot.
How much money should you bring to Egypt?
This really depends on how much you intend to spend. If you are going all inclusive or in a nice Egypt tour package, this reduces your costs with food and other necessary things. A medium meal in Cairo, for example is around US$3,80.