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Egypt Family Holiday

From £950 for 8 days
Trip Overview
Uncover the ancient mysteries and modern marvels of Egypt and see why this classic destination inspires millions of travellers each year. With an action-packed itinerary that is purpose built for families, this authentic Egypt experience blends all the must-see highlights with plenty of adventurous, off the beaten-track activities. So whether you're cruising the Nile in a felucca, sitting down to dinner with a Nubian family or checking out the mummified crocodiles at the Temple of Kom Ombo, this relaxing, exciting and always enlightening family tour of Egypt is sure to fill the photo album and keep you reminiscing around the dinner table for years to come.
Essential Info
Starts: Cairo
Ends: Cairo
Ages: Min 5
Theme: Family
Trip Code: IXEFG
Activity Level:     
Countries visited: Egypt
What's Included

Meals

7 Breakfasts included
1 Lunches included
3 Dinners included

Transport

Felucca,Overnight train,Private Minivan,Flight

Accommodation

Hotel (5 nights),Felucca (1 night),Overnight sleeper train (1 night)

Trip Highlights

•   Egypt is home to some of the world's most amazing ancient icons. Explore the Pyramids, Sphinx and Valley of the Kings with expert local guides

•   There are so many chances to interact with the locals and experience their culture. Lose yourself in Cairo's colourful Khan al-Khalili bazaar and dine with Nubian village folk in a house in Aswan

•   Sleep under the stars, feast on hearty cuisine and be dazzled by the riverside scenery on a felucca sailing trip down the Nile

•   The overnight train from Cairo to Aswan is a fun activity for the whole family, with comfortable sleeping quarters and good food – not to mention the thrill of waking up in an exciting new destination

•   An Egypt adventure wouldn't be complete without a donkey ride, and you'll also travel by horse and cart to Karnak – sure to be a hit with the young ones

Dates & Availability
Start date
End date
Price
Availability
Departing: 21st Sep 2019
Returning: 28th Sep 2019
£1,000pp
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Fully Booked
Departing: 27th Sep 2019
Returning: 4th Oct 2019
£990pp
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Limited Availability
4 spaces
Departing: 21st Dec 2019
Returning: 28th Dec 2019
£955pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 28th Mar 2020
Returning: 4th Apr 2020
£950pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 29th Mar 2020
Returning: 5th Apr 2020
£950pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 4th Apr 2020
Returning: 11th Apr 2020
£950pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 5th Apr 2020
Returning: 12th Apr 2020
£950pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 11th Apr 2020
Returning: 18th Apr 2020
£950pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 23rd May 2020
Returning: 30th May 2020
£950pp
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Availability: Good
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Itinerary & Notes
Salaam Aleikum! Welcome to Egypt. Cairo is an intriguing mix of the modern and ancient. You will meet your group and leader at a welcome meeting at 5 pm tonight, so please make sure you have your next of kin and insurance details handy. Head out for a meal with your new crew and get to know each other over some local fare. For those who arrive early and have free time, there are plenty of things to see and do. Travel along the river by felucca, head out to explore the markets, or, if the hustle and bustle of the city is too much, catch the metro into the oldest part of the city, the Coptic Christian sector. The latter is a haven of peace and quiet, with narrow cobbled streets and beautiful old churches.

Additional Activities

Urban Adventures - Islamic Cairo in Depth Tour
45 USD
Urban Adventures - Saqqara and Memphis
73 USD
Urban Adventures - Treasures and Tut Tour
65 USD
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