With its multiple domes and minarets, Cairo’s Muhammad Ali Mosque — or Alabaster Mosque — is one of its architectural highlights
Built by the Pharaoh Khafre during the fourth dynasty, the Great Sphinx of Giza remains one of the ancient world’s greatest enigmas
See the iconic Pyramids of Giza — some of the world’s most recognizable monuments — during a fascinating morning Egypt tour
Take an afternoon trip to Cairo’s tiny Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and home to notable churches, museums, and ruins.
Begin your first full day in Egypt with a visit to Cairo’s renowned Museum of Egyptian Antiquities. Home to one of the world’s most impressive collections of ancient treasures, the Egyptian Museum features more than 120,000 artifacts — including the iconic, gold funerary mask of child-king Tutankhamun.
Enjoy local culinary experiences — featuring authentic Egyptian cuisine — aboard ship.
Explore the Nubian treasures of Aswan, including the island and temple of Philae.
Explore the renowned Karnak and Luxor temple complexes during an morning excursion to the Nile’s East Bank.
Kom Ombo is unusual in that it is a “double” temple whose symmetrical halves honor Haroeris (Horus), the falcon god; and Sobek, the crocodile god. Built during the Ptolemaic era, both temples are decorated with distinctive, sturdy columns and intricate, well-preserved reliefs.
Once lost in time, the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Petra is a not-to-be missed icon whose beauty is as spellbinding as the history that surrounds it. Its intricate temples are hewn into the red rock of the jebels, and to see the soft desert light illuminate it with a rosy glow will have a striking effect on you.
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