Egypt tours from Toronto can be whatever you want them to be. For this reason, we recommend booking your trip to Egypt through a tour operator that offers fully customizable Egypt tours from Canada. This allows you to have your preferred tour itinerary fine-tuned to suit your exact needs. This in turn helps to ensure that you get to enjoy a vacation that is as perfect as it possibly can be.
Of course, if you are thinking about booking a trip to Egypt, you will no doubt have a few questions on your mind.
In this short post, we try to provide the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about traveling to Egypt. These questions and their answers are also applicable to Egypt-Jordan tours from Canada.
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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What to See In Egypt?
Whether you want to explore ancient monuments left behind by powerful pharaohs, or whether you only want a relaxing break in the sun, Egypt tours from Toronto can be anything you want them to be. Stand before the Giza Pyramids, or even venture inside. Stroll among the ruins of Karnak Temple; Luxor Temple; Kom Ombo Temple and so many others. A visit to the Valley of Kings, a royal cemetery with more than 60 ancient tombs is also not to be missed.
Enjoy a 5-Star Nile cruise; a desert safari, or try some snorkeling or SCUBA diving in the Red Sea. There really is no end to the number of Egypt tourist attractions you can visit and explore during a trip to this fascinating land.
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 Toronto, you will most likely have questions about what to pack for Egypt. What to pack is a personal choice although there are a few items which we feel are essential.
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 Toronto to Egypt
The distance from Toronto to Cairo in Egypt is approximately 9,248 kilometers, with an estimated flight time of approximately 11 hours and 22 minutes.
How to Obtain a Tourist Visa for Egypt?
Canadian passport holders who want to book and enjoy Egypt tours from Toronto have several options for obtaining an Egyptian tourist visa. The easiest and most convenient option would be to apply online for an Egypt e-Visa before traveling to Egypt. Canadian passport holders can also obtain a Visa-on-Arrival at any international airport in Egypt. They can also apply for a visa at their nearest Egyptian embassy or consulate in Canada.
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.
If people have any concerns about the current situation in Egypt, they can check the latest Egypt Travel Advisory issued by the Canadian government prior to booking any Egypt tours from Toronto.
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