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 tour
Built during the fourth dynasty, the Great Sphinx of Giza remains one of the ancient world’s greatest enigmas
Aboard a 5-star Nile River ship for seven nights, you'll follow the river from Aswan to Luxor
With its domes and minarets, Cairo’s Muhammad Ali Mosque — or Alabaster Mosque — is an architectural highlight
Explore the Temple of Philae, surrounded by Lake Nasser, created upon completion of the Aswan High Dam
Take an afternoon trip to Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and home to notable churches, museums, and ruins
Explore this UNESCO Site — including Step Pyramid, believed to be the world’s earliest pyramid
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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Whether you’re marveling at stunning Islamic art or admiring the vast antiquity collections of the Grand Egyptian Museum, you’ll be amazed by the brilliance of ancient Egypt’s cultural and artistic achievements. Here are examples of what you’ll enjoy on this itinerary:
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:
You’ve traveled a long way for this journey, and photography will be key to keeping these memories alive for years to come. Here are a few tips:
From ancient Egyptian gods and goddesses to Egypt’s predominant Islamic faith, religion is front and center on this enchanting river cruise. Here are a few highlights:
Discover some of the most significant cultural and historic treasures of Egypt’s ancient world throughout your cruise.
Prior to your expedition cruise, our complimentary Concierge service will be available 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.
During your journey, your onboard Destination Manager can assist with any special requests such as spa reservations, hotel reservations, and more.
Your solo-friendly river cruise has been enhanced with special features catering to independent travelers, including: