Tour highlights Discover the sights of Cairo and visit the Egyptian Museum, with its relics of Tutankhamun Gaze in awe at Giza's fabled Pyramids and Sphinx See the Temples of Karnak and Luxor, visit the Valley of the Kings, the temple of Queen Hatshepsut and the Horus temple at Edfu, also see the 'twin' temple at Kom Ombo Sail on a felucca
round Kitchener Island Visit the Aswan High Dam Fully escorted by a friendly, experienced tour manager Three nights' bed and breakfast accommodation in the five-star Cairo Pyramids Hotel Seven nights' full-board accommodation aboard five-star rated HS Radamis II, return flights and transfers *Book by 14 Feb 2018 quoting code JANLH8.
Seize the day and stay a little longer in vacation-mode while you experience true hospitality; from trips across the magnificent Nile on-board a felucca
to trips across the mystical desert on camel back, the Concierge team at Four Seasons Nile Plaza will make sure you see a side of Cairo few have seen before.
The Pyramids, steeped in myth and legend, are of course a must-see; you should also go sailing along the Nile River on a felucca
In Cairo's pleasant summer temperatures, The Nile Ritz-Carlton, Cairo offers guests a cruise along the Nile in a traditional Felucca
, enjoying the summer breeze at sunset.
Let's not forget Agatha Christie, queen of crime, who took enough clothes to sink a felucca
, two pencils and four watches --those of the day being vulnerable to sand erosion.
A not-to-be-missed experience is a felucca
ride on the river: sailing around Elephantine Island, followed by a gin and tonic at the Movenpick hotel to watch the sunset.
ghosts silently across our wake, the sail set at a canted angle.
Wilkinson sails down the Nile, via a combination of vessels -- the dahabiya , the dinghy , the felucca
On hot summer days a trip on a felucca
can surprise you with a much needed drop in temperature as the wooden boats glide along on the breeze that only exists on the water.
ancient temples and cruise down the Nile in a felucca
, represents a huge fillip to Egypt's travel and tourism industry.
There will be some paintings that were painted on different materials, like an Egyptian felucca
sail I painted on in the winter of '89.