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Ancient Egyptian Civilization

Discover the Secrets of Ancient Egyptian Civilization

At the moment of creation, destiny looked upon a desert land and gifted their people with the Nile river which spread life & prosperity and lead to the creation of the oldest civilization of earth that spanned for more than 5,000 years “Ancient Egyptian Civilization” launch a chain reaction of prepress in art, architecture, science, and medicine that lead to the rise of this immortal culture. Learn about the entire history of ancient Egyptian civilization below.

How the Pyramids Were Built - Trips in Egypt
March 29, 2021

How the Pyramids Were Built

The ancient Egyptian civilization had some of the greatest architects and constructions the ages have ever seen, the most famous one is the pyramids, especially the Giza pyramids complex which...
Akhenaten and The Great Hymn To The Aten - Trips in Egypt
September 23, 2019

Akhenaten and The Hymn To The Aten

One of the oldest works of literature in poetry is the great Hymn to the Aten which is the longest Hymns every written to the sun-disk deity Aten.  The poem...
Pyramid of Queen Shesheshet - 4300 Year Old Pyramid Discovered in Egypt - Trips in Egypt
September 8, 2019

4300 Year Old Pyramid Discovered in Egypt

The Pyramid of Queen Shesheshet mother of the Pharaoh Teti “2323-2291 BC” of Egypt’s Sixth Dynasty was found in September 2008 believed to be 4,300 years old, several hundred years...
The Role of Women in Ancient Egypt - Ancient Egyptian Women Facts
April 28, 2019

The Role of Women in Ancient Egypt

Women in ancient Egypt had power in their societies more than any other comparable societies as they couldn’t just rule the country, but they could also have the same rights...
Egypt New Kingdom Facts - Egypt New Kingdom Timeline - Egypt New Kingdom Art
April 25, 2019

Egypt New Kingdom

Egypt new Kingdom is a period that is called “The Egyptian Empire” that starts from the 16th century BC. till the 11th century BC. This period witnessed some ancient Egyptian...
Ancient Egyptian Inventions and Technology - Egyptian Inventions Timeline
April 3, 2019

Ancient Egyptian Inventions

Ancient Egyptian intellect and brilliance know no bounds, they had a magical imagination and foresight which enabled them to explore and experiment with many ideas in order to gain a...
Daily Life in Ancient Egypt - Trips in Egypt
January 14, 2019

Daily Life in Ancient Egypt

The daily life in ancient Egypt was quite unique as they were able to find the perfect balance a society needs in order to thrive. They understood that they blessed...
Egypt Old Kingdom - Trips in Egypt
December 30, 2018

Egypt Old Kingdom

Egypt old kingdom started from 2686 and lasted until 2181 BC as it was mentioned in many historical sites including Wikipedia. This period is commonly known as “The Age of...
Egypt Middle Kingdom - Trips in Egypt
December 29, 2018

Egypt Middle Kingdom

Egypt Middle Kingdom is also known as the “Reunification period” and it started from 2050 BC until 1710 BC. This period starts with the eleventh dynasty under the reign of...

Recommended Egypt Tours

The best opportunity to discover the land of Pharaohs is booking one of our Egypt tour packages or Nile cruises as it will fit you no matter what. Here are the recommended Egypt tours that enable you to discover the majestic of Egyptian attractions, check the tours below and pick your favorite one.

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A Fsull day escapade with a very valuable experience with the ancient Egypt history. Thank to our tour guide, Ms. Nermeena, who made things more interesting and enjoyable. She was one of the best tour guide I’ve ever known so far. She was very knowledgeable and is very passionate in her work. I will highly recommend her to anyone! Thank you Ms. Nermeena!! Hope to see you soon!

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I want to thank you for assisting us on our trip as our tour guide. Aside from being an excellent and informative guide we enjoyed being with her. She made our trip worthwhile, interesting and exciting. This is a vacation that we will talk about for many years to come.

Solo Traveler

We booked 3 nights Nile cruise with Trips In Egypt. When we initially made inquires we received very prompt responses to all our queries. When we arrived Luxor we met our tour guide Omar who waiting for us, he is extremely knowledgeable and pleasent. Omar made our experience a very memorial one . Throughout the whole tour this travel agency took a good care of us. We are very happy by this level of service we got.

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • Was Egypt The First Civilization?

    Some consider that the Mesopotamia Civilization is the oldest civilization in the history of the world but others believe that the Aboriginal Australian civilization is the oldest one that can be traced back to 75000 years ago.

  • How Did Egypt Start As A Civilization?

    The amazing Nile River was the main reason for the construction of the great ancient Egyptian civilization as it helped the ancients a lot in improving their ways of life and in growing crops which led to the invention of many agriculture systems and the development of Egypt all along the great Nile River Valley.

  • What Is The Ancient Egyptian Civilization Known For?

    The great ancient Egyptian civilization is known for its incredible achievements in all fields especially agriculture, architecture, irrigation systems, medicine, and lots of other wonderful fields.

  • When Did The Ancient Egyptian Civilization Start And End?

    The ancient Egyptian civilization started with king Narmer in 3100 BC and ended with the death of the great queen Cleopatra VII in 30 BC.

  • What Should I Wear While Being in Egypt?

    You should wear whatever you want. It is advised to wear something light from cotton or linen, comfortable and put on sunblock during your time in Egypt in the summer and wear comfortable footwear like a closed-toe shoe to sustain the sandy terrain.

  • What to Pack for Your Egypt Tour?

    You should bring a brimmed hat and sunglasses if you not used to the Egyptian sun &pack everything you could ever need and put in a small bag so you could move easily between your destinations.

  • Are All Nile Cruises Available at Any Time?

    Yes, it is available all years. as the Nile from Aswan to Luxor takes three to four days of sailing on Monday, Wednesday and Friday for the total cost of 600$ and the Nile cruise from Luxor to Aswan take four to five days in Saturday, Monday and Thursday for the coast of 650$.

  • Why book Trips in Egypt?

    We have experience in vacation planning for more than 10 years & our staff consists of the most professional operators, guides and drivers who dedicate all of their time & effort create the perfect vacation. All of our tours are customized by Travel, Financial & Time advisors to fit your every possible need during your time in egypt. we always keep in mind that your safety & comfort are our main priority until you return home.

  • Is it safe to travel to Egypt?

    Yes, it is absolutely safe to travel to egypt, You will feel secure in Egypt as the current atmosphere of the country is very peaceful after the government took powerful measures like restructuring the entire tourist police to include all the important and tourist attractions in Egypt and construct an entire environment dedicated for ensuring the lives of all tourists.

  • What are Egypt's Visa Requirements?

    They are very simples, If you want to apply for a Visa On Arrival that lasts for 30 days then you should be one of the eligible countries(check the link), have a valid passport with at least 6 months remaining and pay 25$ USD entry fee in cash. As for the E-Visa for 30 days, you should have a valid passport for at least 8 months, complete the online application, pay the e-visa fee then print the e-visa to later be presented to the airport border guard. You could be one of the countries eligible for a free visa for 90 days.

  • What is the Weather is Like?

    The temperature of Egypt ranges from 37c to 14 c, Summer in Egypt is somehow hot and winter is cool and mild but sometimes it becomes cold at night. The average of low temperatures vary from 9.5 C in the wintertime to 23 C in the summertime and average high temperatures vary from 17 C in the wintertime to 32 C in the summertime while the temperature is moderate all along the coasts.

  • What is the Best Time of Visit Egypt?

    It is known the best time to travel to Egypt is in the winter from September to April as the climate becomes a bit tropical, a warm atmosphere with a winter breeze. You will also be notified a week before your trip if the weather is unsafe or if any changes have been made.

  • Should I Give Tips in Egypt?

    It is totally up to you, but if you choose to you can tip the servers at your restaurant 5-10% by handing it to them directly and 5 Egyptian Pounds as a general tip of anyone.

  • Can I Enter the Pyramids?

    Yes, you can enter the pyramids for the small fee of 20$.

  • How to Enjoy Egypt During Ramadan?

    Ramadan is a special time of year for Muslims that should be celebrated by non-Muslims and feel the essence of the Islamic culture. You can fast with the Muslim or just observe but you are always welcome to join the celebrations and festivals.

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