Exploring Egypt in a luxurious wayNorthern Africa | 1 Comment | May 4, 2010 at 9:03 am
Egypt is many times described as a living museum as well as breathing testament for the ancient civilization. On the other hand, it is by no means pyramids and temples. Egypt is an abode to a diversity of urban cities similar to the Mediterranean fashionable Alexandria or else the eastern beach resort of Hurghada, which is positioned on the Red Sea. Being the epicenter of the ancient civilization, the country of Egypt has more than one or two monuments, which have set the assessment of time.
Take a trip to the disorganized capital in Cairo along with active bazaars, the camel rides as well as the Giza Pyramids that is mostly seen on the horizon. Established by Alexander the Great, the city of Alexandria might come into view for having additional Greek architecture than the Egyptian one, on the other hand this is merely evidence to the legends, which have walked all of these streets which includes Cleopatra, Julius Caesar and Marc Antony.
The preferred must-sees tourist attractions in Egypt consist of the Giza Pyramids, the renowned Egyptian Museum in Cairo, the Valley of the Kings located at Luxor, splendid temples at Abu Simbel, exciting scuba diving in the waters of Sharm el-Sheikh as well as the momentous oasis Siwa within the Western Desert Region.
I had recently visited Egypt, but wanted to explore the country in the luxurious way. Moreover, to my surprise I came across a number of options, you can also enjoy the twelve superb days for the duration of the Luxury Vacation in Egypt as I did. I am sure that you will love exploring Luxor, Cairo, Lake Nasser, Aswan, as well as even the Luxurious Nile Cruise…
Below I have mentioned a brief outline of my Luxury Vacation in Egypt
1 Day: Arriving in Egypt
Meeting our excellent tour operators at Cairo International airport, and had stayed the same night in a wonderful luxurious hotel after traveling around the city of Cairo, you will surely get quite more of Cairo nightlife, than you would have expected.
2 Day: Pyramids Tour
On the second day starting your tour of Pyramids from ancient Memphis, which was the first capital of Egypt. The next would be Step Pyramid in Saqqara is followed by Great Pyramids of Cheops, then Chephren and then Mykerinus. At last we visited the Great Sphinx and the Valley Temple and came back to our hotel.
3 Day: Luxor – Nile Cruise
On day 3 of Luxury Vacation in Egypt we boarded a private vehicle for Cairo Airport, and took flight to Luxor. Here we met our representative and went to superior Nile cruise ship, that same afternoon, we enjoyed a luxurious tour of East Bank, which included the Temples of Karnak as well as the Luxor Temple.
4 Day: Luxor Sightseeing
On 4 day we explored West Bank and took a trip to the Valley of the Kings, along with the Temple of Hatshepsut that is located at El Deir El Bahari, later we went to Colossi of Memnon and finally started our boat cruise to Edfu.
5 Day: Edfu and Kom Ombo
On 4 day we visited Temple of Horus at Edfu, later we sailed to Kom Ombo and visited the Temple of Sobek and Temple of Haroeris. Later we went to Aswan.
7 Day: Abu Simbel Tour
Day seven was meant for the Temples of Abu Simbel.
8 Day: Lake Nasser Cruise
Temples of Amada and Derr, along with the Tomb of Penout, later a sail to Wade El Seboua were in day 8 journey schedule
9 Day: Wadi El Seboua-Temple of Dakka
On nine day of the Luxury Vacation in Egypt we explored Wade El Seboua and visited Temples of Dakka and Meharakka.
10 Day: Kalabsha Temple – Beit El Wali
On tenth day we went to Kalabsha Temple and visit Beit El Wali as well as the Kiosk of Kertassi.
11 Day: Alexandria Sightseeing
On nine day of the Luxury Vacation in Egypt we explored Alexandria, and took a trip to Qaitbay Citadel, and the ancient Alexandria Lighthouse, also the Montazah Palace as well as the Alexandria Library.
12 Day: Final Departure
This was the concluding day of our excellent Luxury Vacation in Egypt.