In a Vantage small group, we have greater access to people and places, which means you’ll enjoy more intimate glimpses and a more rewarding journey. Here are some journey highlights handpicked by our specialists, each one based on their intimate knowledge of their destinations.
See the iconic Pyramids of Giza — some of the world’s most recognizable monuments — during a fascinating morning tour
Built by the Pharaoh Khafre during the fourth dynasty, the Great Sphinx of Giza remains one of the ancient world’s greatest enigmas
Traveling aboard a Deluxe Nile River ship for 7 nights, follow the Nile from Aswan to Luxor and visit notable temples along the way
With its multiple domes and minarets, Cairo’s Muhammad Ali Mosque — or Alabaster Mosque — is an architectural highlight
Explore the Temple of Philae, surrounded by the waters of Lake Nasser, created upon completion of the Aswan High Dam
Take an afternoon trip to Cairo’s tiny Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and home to notable churches, museums, and ruins
Fly over Lake Nasser to visit Abu Simbel, the colossal twin temples of Ramses II and Queen Nefertari heroically rescued from the rising waters of the reservoir by UNESCO
Explore the historical sites of this stunning port, including the Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Pompey's Pillar, the Citadel of Quaitbay, and the Roman Amphitheatre
Enjoy local culinary experiences — featuring authentic Egyptian cuisine — at local restaurants and aboard ship
Explore the vast Karnak and Luxor temple complexes during a morning excursion to the Nile’s East Bank
Uncover the secrets of the ancient burial grounds of the pharaohs, their queens, and royal progeny
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Few things reveal as much about a culture and its people as the food they eat. This journey helps you sample the typical food of Egypt produced in the Nile Valley. Here are some of the many ways you will experience its many flavors.
Discover some of the most significant cultural and historic treasures of Egypt’s ancient world throughout your cruise.
Your solo-friendly river cruise has been enhanced with special features catering to independent travelers, including:
The Worldwide Concierge service will be available throughout your entire river cruise to help you customize your journey. Here are just a few services your Concierge can provide:
Take advantage of this free, start-to-finish service by making your requests prior to your journey or during your journey. We are one of the only companies to offer this level of service! Call 1-888-982-6824 or email Concierge@vantagetravel.com to speak to a Concierge today, or simply log into My Portfolio up to two weeks prior to departure.