Egyptian Odyssey: Cairo, the Nile and Lake Nasser

Join an Egyptologist to gain an insider’s understanding of this mysterious nation, learning about iconic sites, ancient communities and hidden treasures.
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Program No. 18774RJ
15 days
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At a Glance

Discover the wonders that any serious exploration of Egypt must include — a voyage on Lake Nasser, the treasure of Tutankhamen, the temple complexes of Luxor and Karnak, the Nile River — on a journey into the ancient and modern wonders of this desert country. Then dig deeper to learn about Cairo’s once-vital Coptic Christian community.
Activity Level
Let's Go!
Active program with lots of walking and standing. Stairs on this program are often uneven and without railings.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Enjoy a three-night voyage on Lake Nasser with shorelines offering timeless desert landscapes.
  • Experience the Valley of the Kings and the Valley of the Queens.
  • Enjoy three nights sailing on the Nile on board a river ship accompanied by an expert Egyptologist.
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