The magical sweet taste of a classical vacation in Egypt is a true glimpse of the heavens where all the wonders and beauty of ancient & present Egypt are showcased and all the dreams are fulfilled. Egypt is a complete vacation destination filled with everything a traveler could ever desire from exploring one of kind ancient sites in Cairo, Alexandria, Luxor, and Aswan to the marvelous beauty of the red sea across the megacity resort of Hurghada. Egypt got all means and ways needed to fully craft an ideal vacation filled with a marvelous combination of excitement and tranquility and create some happy precious memories.
How to Enjoy A Classic Holiday in Egypt
10 Steps to Enjoy A Classical Tour in Egypt
1. Specifying the Classical Destinations in Egypt
On the key components in choosing your vacation is choosing the destinations of your vacation and that’s where Egypt excels as there are various destinations all over the country filled with ancient tales and legends from 4500 years ago through different cultures like the ancient cities of Cairo, Luxor, Aswan and the sight of heavenly seas like the white and red sea in Alexandria and Hurghada where the tropical life is at its finest.
2. Ask About Your Accommodations for Classic Holiday
A vacation is only as good as the accommodation which will be the headquarters of the vacation where every traveler can relax and plan the next move. There are countless in the entire tourist destination in Egypt offering the finest service and entertainment. In Cairo is a group of international hotels like the Kempinski Nile Hotel, the Four Seasons, Sheraton, the Fairmont Nile City, and the Marriott Mena House. Luxor is filled with a selection of delightful hotels such as the Sonesta St George, the Hilton Luxor, Steigenberger Nile Palace, and the Sofitel Winter Palace. In Aswan, there is a group of amazing hotels such as the Movenpick Aswan, the Sofitel Legend Old Cataract, and the Tulip Aswan Hotel. Throughout the tropical paradise of Hurghada are some beautiful hotels such as the Marriott Hurghada Beach And the Steigenberger Al Dau Beach.
3. Accompany With Your Private Egyptologist Tour Guide
In order to fully know and understand all the history and details surrounding this extraordinary country, a private professional Egyptologist tour guide must be present with the traveler at all times so you could learn all facts and tales that happen thousands of years ago. every traveler will be enriched with wisdom, knowledge found across all the incredible historical attractions, and feel the sensation of belonging to something truly bigger.
4. Discover the Historical Information of Egypt Attractions
Egypt is known for being the cradle of civilization for a reason as the number of historical architectural wonders is truly mind-blowing. In the city of Cairo, the city of pyramids of minutes is a collection of marvelous attractions from different cultures as there are Coptic attractions like the hanging church, Abu Serga Church, and more and a countless number of Islamic monuments such as the glorious Cairo citadel, the golden Khan el Khalili bazaar, and more. In Alexandria, the pearl of the Mediterranean is a collection of amazing Greco-roman artifacts and monuments such as Pompey Pillar, the catacombs, plus the captivating Qaitbay citadel which was constructed on the ruins of the lighthouse of Alexandria. in the greatest open-air museum in the world and the city of a hundred doors Luxor is the most extraordinary collection of temples such as the largest man-made religious temple complex El-Karnak the center of the religious dogma of ancient Egypt which was dedicated to the holy Theban triad of Amun, Mut, and Khonsu. In entrance of Luxor is the enormous Colossi of Memnon. The beautiful Temple of Luxor is a vision of beauty and the second largest temple to the Karnak Temple complex which celebrates the harvest festival of Opet. The Valley of the Kings is by far the most unique monument in all of Egypt containing 20 royal tombs to great pharaohs like Ramses the great, Tutankhamen, and various more out of the total of 63 tombs. The beautiful temple of Queen Hatshepsut is a symbol of grace allure and the classical architectural style of the New Kingdom. In the deep south of Egypt is the magical city of Aswan which contains the marvelous Abu Simbel Temples house to the immortal legacy and history of Ramses the great since 1244 B.C. the second most amazing wonder is the Philae Temple of the Goddess Isis that was constructed in the Greco-roman period in 696 BC to reflect religious aspects of the ancient civilization. One of the most special temples in Aswan is the Greco-roman double temple of the crocodile god Sobek of the Nile Kom Ombo that was constructed between 332 BC and 395 BC. The temple of the Sky falcon deity Hours Edfu Temple can turn some heads as it was constructed in 237 BC also in the Greco roman on the battleground where he fought his Evil uncle deity of Desert, Chaos and War “Set“.
5. Enjoy A Classic Tour in the Most Visited Place “Pyramids”
The pyramids of Egypt are by far the greatest constructions ever built in the history of mankind and the most famous ones are the pyramids of Giza which was built in the old kingdom (2575-2150 BC). The sight of the great pyramids of Giza is a true wonder from the ancient world in the old kingdom (2575-2150 BC) built to be a stairway to the heavens. The greatest pyramid of the three is the pyramid of Khufu and close to it is the oldest man-made statue in history the legendry Sphinx.
6. Have A Classic Dinner Cruise at Night
All the heavenly beauty and secrets of the ancient Egyptian civilization is located across the surface and banks of the Nile and there is no better manner to explore them than a dinner cruise where every visitor will feast on delicious traditional cuisines and experience the full grace, class and the ultimate sense of relaxation on board it. The night across the city of Cairo will be painted with marvelous colors made only for you.
7. Explore Egyptian Culture and Traditions
Behind every rock in Egypt is a long history and tradition worthy of exploring. Egypt is a city of tradition, hospitality, and kind nature. Every traveler will get to experience a whole new culture, traditions ans set of new words such as ” Salaam alaykum (hello), min fudlak (please) for male and min fadlik for female, Afwan (you’re welcome), lu samaht (excuse me), aiwa (yes), laa (no), mashy (okay), Shukran (thank you), yalla (lets go), Em’shee (go away)”, Ma’is Salaama (goodbye), and taste delicious traditional cuisines such as a traditional Egyptian pasta dish, “Ful & Ta’meya (Fava Beans and Falafel)”, “Koshary”, Mulukhiya, and Kebab & Kofta.
8. Nile Cruise Is a Great Way for Classic Vacation in Egypt
When the earth was created and the man took his firsts steps, a magical route between Luxor and Aswan was created to reflect the miraculous beauty of Egypt and witness the essence of tranquility, beauty, and a class of this holy country. A Nile River cruise is the ideal vessel to fully travel, explore and enjoy every moment of your time. Some of the finest Nile cruises are MS Mayfair, MS Farah, the Moon Dance, the Amwaj, the Nile Primuime, MS Oberoi Zahra, and the Sonesta Nile Goddess where all the elements of an unforgettable vacation are located onboard.
9. Complete Your Classic Vacation in Hurghada
After experiencing all the historical and majestic construction wonders in Egypt there comes the time to complete your vacation in Egypt by a visit to the tropical attraction of the red sea Hurghada where a truly tropical experience is waiting filled with a number of exciting aquatic activities in its delightful waters like diving, surfing, snorkeling, and more accompanied with the finest international restaurants, amazing cafes, rich bazaars, relaxing spas, sports centers, and the coolest nightlife.
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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 ¡ÆC in the wintertime to 23 ¡ÆC in the summertime and average high temperatures vary from 17 ¡ÆC in the wintertime to 32 ¡ÆC 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.