Egypt 16-Day Tours & Itineraries

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Visit the world's oldest stone pyramid, the Pyramid of Djoser
Map of Egypt & Jordan's Ancient Ruins & Natural Landscapes - 16 Days
Egypt & Jordan's Ancient Ruins & Natural Landscapes - 16 Days

Desert landscapes, lush oases, and ancient temples await you on this 16-day tour across Egypt and Jordan. From Cairo, visit the Giza Pyramid Complex, sail down the Nile in a felucca, and explore the temples lining its shores. Then, rise above Luxor in a hot-air balloon and visit the Valley of the Queens before flying to Jordan to jump on a Jeep tour across the desert's red dunes in Wadi Rum, hike along the Jordan Trail to Aqaba, and explore the "Rose City" of Petra at your own pace.

Get lost in the narrow, mud-brick alleys of Siwa
Map of Egypt's Highlights & Hidden Corners: Cairo, Siwa, Luxor, Hurghada & More - 16 Days
Egypt's Highlights & Hidden Corners: Cairo, Siwa, Luxor, Hurghada & More - 16 Days

Go from the bustling capital to the shores of the Red Sea on this 16-day tour that features some of Egypt's off-the-beaten-path gems alongside the classic highlights. Discover landmarks like the Giza Pyramid Complex and the Egyptian Museum in Cairo, then spend a day visiting Alexandria's ancient sites before transferring to the remote Siwa Oasis. Trade the desert for the Nile as you set off on a three-day cruise from Aswan to Luxor, then head to Hurghada for beaches, snorkeling, and desert fun.

A highlights of your 16-day adventure is a night spent in the White Desert
Map of Adventurous Egypt: Cities, Deserts, Nile Cruise & Red Sea - 16 Days
Adventurous Egypt: Cities, Deserts, Nile Cruise & Red Sea - 16 Days

Ancient wonders meet adventurous nature excursions on this epic 16-day trip across Egypt. Alongside a jam-packed itinerary of temple tours, city explorations, and a multiday Nile River cruise, you'll see a more rugged side of the country as you venture deep into the White Desert and explore the Red Sea coastline around Dahab. Immersive day trips to Alexandria and Abu Simbel and a cross-border visit to Petra round things out.

You'll have plenty of opportunities for beach time during your three nights in the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh
Map of Ultimate Highlights of Egypt: Cairo, Nile Cruise & Sharm el-Sheikh - 16 Days
Ultimate Highlights of Egypt: Cairo, Nile Cruise & Sharm el-Sheikh - 16 Days

Spend 16 days exploring the legendary sites of Egypt on this grand tour that spans the country from north to south. Tour the pyramids of Giza with an Egyptologist guide, temple-hop along the shores of the Nile on a six-night river cruise, and take a day trip to the Mediterranean Sea to explore the ancient city of Alexandria. It's not all cultural tours and sightseeing—you'll also jet off to the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh for outdoor adventures and beach time.

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