2022 2023

Luxor and the Valley of the Kings

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# Trip

Luxor and the Valley of the Kings

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Description

We’ll leave for a full-day excursion to Thebes, the ancient capital of the Pharaohs: You’ll discover Luxor and the Valley of the Kings (lunch included - driving time is approximately 9 hours round trip). The Valley of the Kings is one of ancient Egypt’s top tourist destinations. Located in a deep valley just 2 km from the edge of the plain, the site contains over sixty tombs. Only the openings dotting the face of the cliff remain as tell-tale signs of the tombs below. This valley is one of the main complexes of the Ancient Theban Necropolis, located on the left bank of the Nile, directly across from the city of Luxor. It was here, in this setting, that the Pharaohs awaited immortality in their sarcophagi. Further along, dominating the eastern bank, the 18-meter-high Colossi of Memnon—faceless effigies sitting on a throne—are the ruins of the mortuary temple of Amenhotep III. Our afternoon will be spent visiting the Karnak Temple Complex. Connected to Luxor by a corridor of ram-headed sphinxes, this grandiose site dedicated to the god Amun, was continuously expanded for 1500 years. At the heart of this site stands the colossal Precinct of Amun-Re, enclosing a sacred lake that was used by priests in a purification ceremony before performing rituals in the temple. An important place of worship, it contains the Great Hypostyle Hall, a spectacular forest of gigantic columns. This historically significant complex is breathtakingly beautiful.

PLEASE NOTE

  • The order of the visits can change.
  • Times are approximate.

Cruises

This shore excursion is available for one or several cruises

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Christmas Cruise on the RED SEA to Egypt, Israel, and Jordan

Next departures: 12/17/2022
HRX_AIPP

HURGHADA – Luxor – SUEZ – Cairo – EILAT – AQABA – Wadi Rum – Petra – SHARM EL SHEIKH – HURGHADA

Embark on a journey brimming with unparalleled historical abundance.

Voyage to the cradle of civilization and the epicenter of the three monotheistic religions. Jordan's deep history makes it one of the top cultural destinations, so come discover the vast and "God-like" earth T.E. Lawrence fell in love with. Herodotus described Egypt as the "Gift of the Nile." Today, we have been endowed with its ancient legacies of gods and pharaohs. Relaxation and inspiration await you.

11 Days FROM $ 4,552 PP
START IN 2022
Departure 12/17/2022
Arrival 12/27/2022
FROM $ 4,552 PP
Ship : MV La Belle de l'Adriatique Ship category : PREMIUM

* Price based on double occupancy

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Cairo and the TREASURES ON THE RED SEA Egypt and Jordan - Sculpted by Mother Nature, Enhanced by Humankind (port-to-port cruise)

Next departures: 12/08/2022
CHG_AIPP

Cairo - HURGHADA - AQABA - Wadi Rum - Petra - SHARM EL SHEIKH - HURGHADA - Luxor

Embark on a journey brimming with unparalleled historical abundance.

Voyage to the cradle of civilization and the epicenter of the three monotheistic religions. Jordan's deep history makes it one of the top cultural destinations, so come discover the vast and "God-like" earth T.E. Lawrence fell in love with. Herodotus described Egypt as the "Gift of the Nile." Today, we have been endowed with its ancient legacies of gods and pharaohs. Relaxation and inspiration await you.

10 Days FROM $ 5,215 PP
START IN 2022
Departure 11/17/2022
Arrival 11/26/2022
On request
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Departure 12/08/2022
Arrival 12/17/2022
FROM $ 5,215 PP
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* Price based on double occupancy

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Cairo and the TREASURES ON THE RED SEA Egypt and Jordan - Sculpted by Mother Nature, Enhanced by Humankind (port-to-port cruise)

Next departures: 01/21/2023, 02/11/2023, ...
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Cairo - SHARM EL SHEIKH - AQABA - HURGHADA - SHARM EL SHEIKH

Embark on a journey brimming with unparalleled historical abundance.

Voyage to the cradle of civilization and the epicenter of the three monotheistic religions. Jordan's deep history makes it one of the top cultural destinations, so come discover the vast and "God-like" earth T.E. Lawrence fell in love with. Herodotus described Egypt as the "Gift of the Nile." Today, we have been endowed with its ancient legacies of gods and pharaohs. Relaxation and inspiration await you.

10 Days FROM $ 5,056 PP
START IN 2023
Departure 01/21/2023
Arrival 01/28/2023
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Departure 02/11/2023
Arrival 02/18/2023
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Departure 03/04/2023
Arrival 03/11/2023
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Departure 11/18/2023
Arrival 11/25/2023
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Departure 12/09/2023
Arrival 12/16/2023
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Next departures: 11/03/2022
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LARNACA - ALEXANDRIA - Suez Canal - SUEZ - Cairo - SHARM EL SHEIKH - HURGHADA

Cross the Suez Canal on an unforgettable cruise across the Red and Mediterranean Seas. Discover Nicosia, the divided capital of Cyprus. Jump back to the time of the great pharaohs in Egypt. Visit Alexandria, one of the greatest cities to have ever existed, and Cairo, close to the emblematic pyramids and Sphinx. Set out on a full-day excursion through the Nile River Valley to tour the ancient Valley of the Kings and the Karnak Temple Complex.

10 Days FROM $ 3,302 PP
START IN 2022
Departure 11/03/2022
Arrival 11/12/2022
FROM $ 3,302 PP
Ship : MV La Belle de l'Adriatique Ship category : PREMIUM

* Price based on double occupancy

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TREASURES ON THE RED SEA Egypt and Jordan - Sculpted by Mother Nature, Enhanced by Humankind (port-to-port cruise)

Next departures: 11/12/2022, 11/19/2022, ...
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HURGHADA - AQABA - Wadi Rum - Petra - SHARM EL-SHEIKH - HURGHADA - Luxor

Embark on a journey brimming with unparalleled historical abundance.

Voyage to the cradle of civilization and the epicenter of the three monotheistic religions. Jordan's deep history makes it one of the top cultural destinations, so come discover the vast and "God-like" earth T.E. Lawrence fell in love with. Herodotus described Egypt as the "Gift of the Nile." Today, we have been endowed with its ancient legacies of gods and pharaohs. Relaxation and inspiration await you.

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START IN 2022
Departure 11/12/2022
Arrival 11/19/2022
FROM $ 3,787 PP
$ 3,987
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Departure 11/19/2022
Arrival 11/26/2022
FROM $ 4,052 PP
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Departure 11/26/2022
Arrival 12/03/2022
FROM $ 3,696 PP
$ 3,896
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Departure 12/03/2022
Arrival 12/10/2022
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Departure 12/10/2022
Arrival 12/17/2022
FROM $ 3,657 PP
$ 3,857
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Treasures on the Red SeaEgypt and Jordan - Sculpted by Mother Nature, Enhanced by Humankind

Next departures: 01/07/2023, 01/14/2023, ...
SAQ_AIPP

SHARM EL SHEIKH - AQABA - HURGHADA - SHARM EL SHEIKH

Embark on a journey brimming with unparalleled historical abundance.

Voyage to the cradle of civilization and the epicenter of the three monotheistic religions. Jordan's deep history makes it one of the top cultural destinations, so come discover the vast and "God-like" earth T.E. Lawrence fell in love with. Herodotus described Egypt as the "Gift of the Nile." Today, we have been endowed with its ancient legacies of gods and pharaohs. Relaxation and inspiration await you.

8 Days FROM $ 3,641 PP
START IN 2023
Departure 01/07/2023
Arrival 01/14/2023
FROM $ 3,641 PP
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Departure 01/14/2023
Arrival 01/21/2023
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Departure 01/21/2023
Arrival 01/28/2023
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Departure 01/28/2023
Arrival 02/04/2023
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Departure 02/04/2023
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Departure 02/11/2023
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Departure 02/18/2023
Arrival 02/25/2023
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Departure 02/25/2023
Arrival 03/04/2023
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Departure 03/04/2023
Arrival 03/11/2023
FROM $ 3,884 PP
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Departure 03/11/2023
Arrival 03/18/2023
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Departure 11/04/2023
Arrival 11/11/2023
FROM $ 4,004 PP
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Departure 11/11/2023
Arrival 11/18/2023
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Departure 11/18/2023
Arrival 11/25/2023
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Departure 11/25/2023
Arrival 12/02/2023
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Departure 12/02/2023
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Departure 12/09/2023
Arrival 12/16/2023
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Departure 12/16/2023
Arrival 12/23/2023
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Departure 12/23/2023
Arrival 12/30/2023
FROM $ 4,004 PP
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Departure 12/30/2023
Arrival 01/06/2024
FROM $ 4,267 PP
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