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Orange Bay & Giftun Islands Full-Day Snorkeling Trip w Lunch

1. Orange Bay & Giftun Islands Full-Day Snorkeling Trip w Lunch

Your adventure begins when you’re picked up in the morning at your hotel and then head out for a day-long snorkeling trip to Red Sea destinations. Sail to Orange and Giftun islands, keeping an eye out for dolphins along the way. When you reach Orange Island, swim in crystal water and enjoy the white sandy beach. During the trip, you will make 2 stops for snorkeling, where you’ll see astonishing coral reefs inhabited by colorful fish. You’ll be served lunch, soft drinks, and mineral water on board. Relax on the sundeck and enjoy the fresh sea breezes while cruising back to the marina. When you arrive you’ll be transferred back to your Hurghada hotel.

From Hurghada: Luxor Valley of the Kings Full-Day Trip

2. From Hurghada: Luxor Valley of the Kings Full-Day Trip

Take a day excursion from Hurghada to see some of Egypt's finest historic sites in the Luxor Valley. Benefit from complimentary pickup and drop-off and the services of an Egyptologist guide as you explore some of the most important landmarks of Ancient Egypt. After pickup from your hotel, drive to Luxor to visit the most famous monuments in Egypt, including the Temple of Karnak. Relax over lunch at a local restaurant, then board a typical Felucca boat to cross the Nile to the City of the Dead (optional). See the impressive Colossi of Memnon, the last remnants of the Temple of Amenophis III. Be enthralled by the architecture of the Valley of the Kings, and visit the temple of Hatshepsut, one of the female rulers of Ancient Egypt.

Hurghada: Swimming with Dolphins & Snorkeling Tour w/ Lunch

3. Hurghada: Swimming with Dolphins & Snorkeling Tour w/ Lunch

Embark on a relaxing cruise from Hurghada with plenty of opportunities to swim and snorkel in the sea. Look out for dolphins and admire the reefs below. Enjoy lunch on deck and soak up the sunshine. Get picked up from your hotel in an air-conditioned vehicle and drive to the boat pier. Be greeted by the captain and the crew and begin your unforgettable sea voyage. Snorkel in the Red Sea, and maybe even get a chance to swim with dolphins. Your captain will take the boat to locations well-known for dolphin spotting, maintaining a respectful distance. The well-equipped boat will travel to several spots to ensure time for dolphin watching and scenic snorkeling. Marvel at the beauty of the coral and brightly colored fish. Savor a delicious lunch served up by the crew during the cruise and remember to sit back and have fun on the boat ride. Return to the boat pier in the afternoon and enjoy the convenience of a transfer back to your hotel.

Hurghada: 3-Hour Desert Safari Quad Bike and Camel Ride

4. Hurghada: 3-Hour Desert Safari Quad Bike and Camel Ride

Explore the desert by quad bike on this exciting tour from Hurghada. You will be picked up at your hotel and taken to the quad bikes, where you will have the chance to test drive and learn all the important details of the vehicle before setting off on the tour. Get into gear and conquer the sand dunes. Let the desert flash past you and feel the adrenaline rush through your body. After about an hour you will reach your destination – a Bedouin village. Here you can relax, drink black tea, and experience the Bedouin lifestyle. You can also enjoy a camel ride before heading back through the sand dunes to the starting point.

Hurghada: Giftun Islands & Snorkeling Boat Tour with Lunch

5. Hurghada: Giftun Islands & Snorkeling Boat Tour with Lunch

Take advantage of the marvelous warm weather in Hurghada with a full day out on the Red Sea, either in a shared or private group. After hotel pickup, transfer to a boat docked on the Red Sea. Then, stop at a variety of spots to see fish and coral, and swim with dolphins. Upon arriving at Giftun Islands National Park, relax in warm crystal water at the white sandy beach for 2 hours. Take the opportunity to try some fun water sports, such as banana boat and sea sofa. Afterward, enjoy a delicious buffet lunch on the boat. Move on to the next location to snorkel and explore an amazing underwater world, with a variety of fish and corals. Finally, as the day winds down, board the transfer back to your hotel.

Hurghada: Sunset Quad Tour Along the Sea and Mountains

6. Hurghada: Sunset Quad Tour Along the Sea and Mountains

A representative will pick you up from your hotel to take you to the starting point of the tour. You will get a briefing about the program from a multilingual professional guide. They will help you to set up the driving equipment. Then, drive in a group following your guide through the Red Sea desert. Enjoy the views during an amazing route through hills and by the mountains. Afterwards, watch the sunset between the beautiful mountains. You will have a photo session on the beach before driving to other spots where you will see the beautiful corals from above.

Sharm El Sheikh: Quad Bike & Camel Ride Safari

7. Sharm El Sheikh: Quad Bike & Camel Ride Safari

Join an exciting quad and camel ride safari that starts in Sharm El Sheikh. Navigate a quad through the Red Sea Desert before arriving in Bedouin Village to ride a camel, enjoy tea, and get familiar with local life. Enjoy the sunrise or sunset as the backdrop of your tour. After pickup, get taken to the quad bikes where you will get to test drive and learn all the important details of the vehicle before setting off on the tour. Then, get into gear and conquer the sand dunes. Watch the desert flash past you and feel the adrenaline rush through your body. Stop at the caves area where you can hear your voice echo. After about an hour, arrive at Bedouin Village. Relax, drink Bedouin tea, and experience the Bedouin lifestyle with a camel ride before heading back through the sand dunes to the starting point for drop-off.

Cairo: Dinner Cruise on the Nile River with Entertainment

8. Cairo: Dinner Cruise on the Nile River with Entertainment

Begin this wonderful dinner excursion from the lobby of your hotel. Set sail for a 2-hour trip from Cairo and discover the beauty of the ancient Egyptian city by night. Take in the wonderful views of Cairo illuminated by the glaring city lights as you savor a special open buffet dinner. Enjoy a belly dance show, Arabic songs and music, along with a Tanoura show while enjoying typical cuisine. This amazing Arabian night experience ends with a drop-off at your hotel.

Giza Pyramids and Sphinx: Half-Day Private Tour

9. Giza Pyramids and Sphinx: Half-Day Private Tour

Meet your tour-guide in your hotel lobby and depart in a private, air-conditioned vehicle to the Giza Plateau. The tour begins by exploring the oldest of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. You will visit the Pyramid of Cheops (The Great Pyramid of Giza), the largest pyramid in the world. Continue your tour with visits to the Pyramids of Chephren and Mykerinos. Learn the architectural significance and fascinating history of these magnificent structures. While on the Giza Plateau, you will see The Great Sphinx of Giza and learn about the mystery of one of the oldest and largest sculptures in the world.

From Aswan: Abu Simbel Temples Tour with Egyptologist Guide

10. From Aswan: Abu Simbel Temples Tour with Egyptologist Guide

The day begins with pickup from your hotel in Aswan in the early morning, then sets out on the journey to the famous Abu Simbel Temples. Along the journey, listen to your expert guide share fascinating facts and stories about Ancient Egypt and the Abu Simbel Temples. Arrive at the temples, which are one of the most recognizable ancient sites in Egypt and a UNESCO World Heritage Listed Location. Dating back to 1244BC, the temples are an incredible example of life in Ancient Egypt and allow you the chance to retrace the steps of history. As you admire the temples, learn about their fascinating journey from the River Nile, where they once sat for 3000 years before being moved in a remarkable feat of engineering in the 1960s. Spend about one hour wandering around temples, exploring this ancient location with your expert guide, and snapping incredible photos for your holiday album. At the end of an unforgettable day, relax on the journey back to Aswan and reminisce about the memories you’ve made.

As the birthplace of the most prominent ancient civilization, Egypt is the land of Cleopatra and the Pharaos which has been attracting travelers for centuries and remains a popular destination.

Start your adventure by meandering through souqs, mosques, and palaces in the capital city of Cairo with a professional photographic guide pointing out insider details and capturing memorable scenes of this fascinating city.

Head off on a half or full day tour to the Salah El Din Citadel monument to medieval warfare, and while there stop at El Sagha and the Khan El Kahlili Bazaar for jewelry, leather goods, and embroidered clothing. Enjoy a Nile Cruise with a delicious dinner aboard the Nile Maxim, one of the top cruising restaurants on the river.

After sunset, view a spectacular sound and light show among the Giza pyramids, and listen to the Sphinx tell stories while enjoying this hauntingly beautiful experience.

Not to be missed is the Pharaonic village, where professional actors bring ancient Egyptian culture back to life. From Cairo, head north on a day trip to Alexandria which includes entry to all archeological sites, including the Pompey's Pillar and the National museum of Alexandria.

From Luxor, step aboard a 5 day cruise to Aswan, witnessing the ancient glory of Egyptian culture along the shores of the Nile river.

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