9-Day Jordan to Egypt Odyssey: From History to Serenity, A Transcontinental Journey
From Jordan to Egypt, go on a 9-day journey through ancient history, tranquil landscapes, and lively civilizations. Dive into the historical depths of St. Catherine, enjoy the excitement of Cairo and the famous Pyramids, relax in the tranquility of Wadi El Natrun, and indulge in the grandeur of the Nile on a thrilling cruise to Aswan, Edfu, and Luxor. This trip promises to be a tapestry of amazing encounters, whether sailing or travelling by land.
Day 1: Arrival in Jordan and Voyage to Taba Marina
- Set out towards Taba Marina on a voyage that will take you across boundaries.
- Choose your mode of transportation: sail from Aqaba by boat or go by land via the Taba border to Eilat.
- Arrive at Taba Marina, your entry point into Egypt’s enthralling beauty.
- Check into your beachside resort, where the beauty of the Red Sea will set the tone for your adventure.
Day 2: From Taba Marina to St. Catherine
- Depart Taba Marina for the tranquil heights of St. Catherine.
- Arrive at St. Catherine, which is hidden among timeless mountains.
- Explore the historic and spiritually significant St. Catherine Monastery.
- Overnight amid the tranquil surroundings, pondering on the beginnings of the adventure.
Day 3: Cairo's Vibrancy and Giza's Pyramids
- Travel to Cairo, Egypt’s dynamic center, through the international airports of Aqaba or Amman.
- Arrive in Cairo, where the echoes of history may be heard in everyday life.
- Stand in awe of the Giza Pyramids and the intriguing Sphinx.
- Immerse yourself in the vitality of Cairo’s streets, where history and modern collide.
Day 4: Journey to Wadi El Natroun's Tranquility
- Depart Cairo for Wadi El Natrun, a tranquil haven.
- Discover Wadi El Natrun’s historic monasteries, a haven of quiet and contemplation.
- Immerse yourself in the calm of the desert scenery, finding consolation in simplicity.
Day 5-7: Nile Cruise to Aswan, Edfu, and Luxor
- Set sail on a magnificent Nile cruise to Aswan, Edfu, and Luxor.
- Enjoy the splendour of the Nile’s sceneries as you travel through ageless monuments and green banks.
- Explore the attractions of Aswan, from the High Dam to the Unfinished Obelisk.
- Visit Edfu’s magnificent Temple of Horus, a time-capsulated architectural masterpiece.
- Explore Luxor’s East and West Banks, visiting the Temple of Karnak, the Valley of the Kings, and other attractions.
Day 8: Return to Cairo
- Returning to Cairo, bid farewell to the embrace of the Nile.
- Return to Cairo’s bustling streets, catching lost moments and discovering new nooks.
- Immerse yourself in the city’s cultural riches, maybe by visiting the busy Khan El Khalili Bazaar.
Day 9: Departure from Cairo
- Depart from Cairo’s buzzing hub on an extraordinary tour influenced by history.
- Bring back to your house the echoes of Egypt’s marvels and the tranquillity of its landscapes.
Why Choose This 9-Day Jordan to Egypt Odyssey:
- Transcontinental Exploration: Travel between two nations, taking in historical depths and tranquil scenery.
- Seamless Transitions: Navigate borders and forms of transport with ease, guaranteeing a seamless journey.
- Immersion in Egypt’s lively cities, timeless monuments, and tranquil desert scenery.
- Sumptuous Cruising: Enjoy the splendour of the Nile on a sumptuous trip that captures the essence of Egypt’s past.
- Unforgettable Memories: Capture the majesty of the Pyramids, the peacefulness of the Nile, and the echoes of history.
Venture off on this 9-day journey from Jordan to Egypt, spanning cultures and history. Every day offers new adventures and insights, from the quiet heights of St. Catherine to the busy streets of Cairo, from the serene banks of the Nile to the liveliness of Luxor. Allow this voyage to change your perception of ancient wonders, current vitality, and the connections that connect the past and the present.
The program includes:
- Pickup from and drop off.
- Transfers by air-conditioned vehicle.
- English-speaking guide.
- Entrance fees to the sites.
- 8 – 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.