Many Canadians book and enjoy Egypt tours from Calgary and they are left with nothing but unforgettable memories which they will be able to cherish forever. Whether you want to step into a world of antiquity and visit all those ancient monuments you have been longing to see, or whether you want an action packed adventure, you can have it all in the Land of the Pharaohs.
If you have any questions about booking and/or enjoying Egypt tours from Canada, then you have come to the right place because we have all the answers right here on our website
Top 6 Egypt Tours from Calgary
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What to See In Egypt?
With so many Egypt tourist attractions to choose from, it is virtually impossible to see them all during a single vacation in the country. This is why it is best to do some research before visiting the country, or to book a professionally crafted package tour that includes guided tours to the sites that interest you the most. Our own range of tours all include a visit to many of Egypt’s best and most famous attractions.
Places like the Giza Pyramids and Sphinx the Egyptian Museum and the famous Khan el Khalili Bazaar in Cairo feature in all our itineraries. Itineraries that include a Nile River cruise or a stay in Luxor and/or Aswan will also feature top monuments such as Karnak Temple, Valley of Kings, Philae Temple, Luxor, and the famous Abu Simbel temples. These are among the very best ancient sites in all of Egypt. One thing you can be certain of when you book Egypt tours from Calgary, it that your trip in Egypt is going to be unforgettable.
Top 5 Attractions to See in Egypt
- The Great Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx in Cairo
- The rock-hewn Temples of Abu Simbel in Aswan
- Valley of the Kings in Luxor
- The Temple of Horus in Edfu
- The Karnak Temple in Luxor
What to Pack for Egypt?
If you are contemplating booking one of our Egypt tours from Calgary, you will most likely have questions about what to pack for Egypt. What to pack is very much a personal choice although there are a few items which we recommend packing.
Essential items include a comfortable pair of shoes; a wide-brimmed hat; sunglasses; sunscreen lotion, and a few lightweight cotton tops. It is also advisable to pack in at least one pair of trousers and a warm top because certain parts of the country can get quite cool in the evenings.
Distance and Flight Time from Calgary to Egypt
The shortest flight between Calgary International Airport and Cairo International Airport in Egypt is approximately 10,390 kilometers, with an estimated flight time of approximately 12 hours and 43 minutes.
How to Obtain a Tourist Visa for Egypt?
If you are going to be traveling on a Canadian passport, you can enjoy Egypt tours from Calgary without any need to visit an Egyptian Embassy or consulate in Canada. You can simply apply online for an Egypt e-Visa before traveling to Egypt or you can obtain a Visa-on-Arrival at any international airport in Egypt.
Is It Safe To Visit Egypt?
Yes, Egypt is a very safe place to visit as a tourist. However, as with all holiday destinations, it is always wise to stay alert and aware of your surroundings, particularly in very busy touristy areas. Additionally, female travelers and those traveling alone should try to avoid being out on foot in very quiet and/or poorly lit areas at night. The same safety recommendations apply for Jordan in the event that you end up booking one of our Egypt and Jordan tours from Canada.
If people have any concerns about the current situation in Egypt and/or Jordan, they can check the country-specific Travel Advisory issued by the Canadian government prior to booking any Egypt tours.
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