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Legends of the Nile

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 to Saturday, March 17, 2018
Category: Africa
Cost: From $4795
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Tour Description:

On this once-in-a-lifetime journey, experience Egypt’s splendid cultural heritage and eternal allure. Contemplate the Great Pyramid in Giza and the enigmatic Sphinx. Highlights Include:

  • In Cairo, explore the Egyptian Museum’s dazzling treasures, discover its mosques, churches and synagogues, and revel in the old bazaar’s hubbub.
  • Fly to Luxor and sail by felucca boat to the impressive Luxor Temple. Journey to the intriguing Valleys of the Kings and Queens.
  • At the Oriental Institute’s Chicago House, learn about their meticulous epigraphic survey work.
  • Then embark on a luxury Nile cruise to tour the temples of Karnak, Edfu and Kom Ombo. See Aswan’s High Dam and fly to Abu Simbel to witness Ramses’ colossal temple.
  • Discuss what you are most curious about with your Egyptologist, a gifted, licensed professional who accompanies you on all excursions.
  • While cruising, enjoy deluxe accommodations and generous meals, including wine with dinner. This nine-night, small-group program includes a Travel Director, four nights in a deluxe Cairo hotel and an overnight first-class hotel stay in Luxor.

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