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.
Program No. 18774RJ
15 days
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At a Glance

Discover the wonders that any serious exploration of Egypt must include — 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 and discuss college life in Egypt with students from Luxor University.
Activity Level
Moderately Challenging
Active program with lots of walking and standing. Stairs on this program are often uneven and without railings.
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 the Nile River accompanied by an expert Egyptologist.
  • Experience the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Thebes, site of the Valley of the Kings.
  • Enjoy a four-night cruise on Lake Nasser with shorelines offering timeless desert landscapes.
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