5-Day Egypt Expedition: Ancient Wonders and Coastal Marvels
Set out on an exciting 5-day tour from Jordan to Egypt, immersing yourself in the birthplace of civilization. Discover the busy streets of Cairo, the fascinating Pyramids of Giza, the ancient city of Memphis, and the Mediterranean allure of Alexandria. Every day, new elements of Egypt’s rich past and cultural riches are revealed, assuring a unique trip.
Day 1: Arrival in Cairo and Giza
- Fly from Jordan to Cairo, and off an exciting voyage.
- Arrive in Cairo and check into your pleasant hotel, which combines modern luxury with ancient charm.
- Explore Giza’s renowned Pyramids, marvelling at their colossal presence and historical importance.
- Stand in front of the Sphinx, a symbol of Egypt’s eternal secrets.
Day 2: Exploring Cairo's Cultural Heritage
- Immerse yourself in Egyptian history at the world-renowned Egyptian Museum, which houses an incredible collection of artefacts.
- Explore Islamic Cairo’s vivid streets, exploring old mosques and bustling bazaars.
- Visit the Hanging Church and the Ben Ezra Synagogue to learn about Coptic heritage.
- Indulge in the atmosphere of Khan El Khalili Bazaar, a busy marketplace where tradition and business collide.
Day 3: Journey to Alexandria's Coastal Charms
- Travel to Alexandria, a coastal gem that echoes with history and charm.
- Explore the impressive Qaitbay Citadel, a majestic structure overlooking the Mediterranean Sea.
- Discover the Alexandria National Museum and the iconic Bibliotheca Alexandrina, a beacon of knowledge and culture.
Day 4: Alexandria's Relics and Montaza Palace
- Visit Montaza Palace and Gardens, a quiet seaside sanctuary.
- Admire Pompey’s Pillar, a colossal Roman column that narrates antiquity stories.
- Explore the Kom El Shoqafa Catacombs, a monument to Alexandria’s cosmopolitan history.
Day 5: Return to Cairo and Departure
- Return to Cairo, soaking in the experiences and insights gained during your adventure.
- Enjoy Cairo’s ancient road, Al-Muizz Street, which is decorated with historic Islamic landmarks.
- Finish your adventure with a sense of accomplishment and depart from Cairo with echoes of Egypt’s marvels.
Join us on a 5-day Egypt Expedition where ancient history and beach allure collide. Every day gives a glimpse of Egypt’s intriguing legacy, from the Pyramids of Giza to Alexandria’s charming charm. Allow your tour to be a tapestry of experiences that will deepen your understanding of the history, culture, and different landscapes that distinguish this timeless land.
Why Choose This 5-Day Egypt Expedition:
- Immerse yourself in the mysteries of ancient pyramids, historic mosques, and cultural treasures.
- Seamless Transitions: Travel from Jordan to Egypt in a single day, uniting centuries-old legacies.
- Discover Alexandria‘s beautiful coastline splendour, which will offer a new depth to your vacation.
- Cultural Immersion: Discover Egypt’s legacy through exploring cultural riches ranging from ancient artefacts to historic places.
- Capture the magnificence of pyramids, the energy of towns, and the charm of seaside scenes.
The program includes:
- Pickup from and drop off.
- Transfers by air-conditioned vehicle.
- English-speaking guide.
- Entrance fees to the sites.
- 4 – night accommodation
The program does not include:
- Personal travel Insurance expenses.
- Tips / gratuities.
- Visas fees and departure tax.
- Government tax, Value Added Tax (VAT), or compulsory charges introduced after publication.
- Optional excursions and activities (are subject to availability).
- Any beverages with meals, unless mentioned and upon request.
- Carriages and camel rides.
- Extra costs due to unanticipated changes in the itinerary for reasons beyond our control.
- Any other items not listed in the “includes”.
- Optional activities are subject to availability.
- Optional private or onsite local guides.
- Guides in languages other than English are available upon request and subject to availability.
- Optional special private vehicles are available upon request
The itinerary may change due to unanticipated circumstances, factors beyond our control, or at the guide’s discretion.
- Staying Healthy
- The time frame for this tour is approximate and subject to change according to the client’s preference.
- The tour itinerary is subject to change due to factors beyond our control and event of unforeseen circumstances or at the guide’s discretion.
- In the event of an increase in fuel prices, Via Jordan Travel & Tours reserves the right to raise the prices for its services without prior notice.
- Optional excursions and activities are subject to availability.
- Optional special private vehicles available upon request.
- Copies of your passports are required in advance to issue port permits (if needed).
- You need to take your passport or a good quality photocopy of it with you.
- Reservations made less than 20 working days before the start of the service may be subject to change.
- Your booking is confirmed only upon the provision of 50% prepayment.
- Using sufficient amount of sun protection lotion is essential for avoiding sun burn.