Best of Egypt, Jordan, Israel

Introduction

Explore ancient sights and lost cities in a region that has seen centuries of human history. In Egypt, discover what adventures lie along the Nile, like the Great Pyramids of Giza. Head to Jordan to overnight in a Bedouin tent amidst dramatic desert scenery. See ancient Petra and relax in the Dead Sea. Explore the historic towns of Jerusalem and Nazareth, then check out modern and bustling Tel Aviv. Thousands of incredible moments, one comprehensive trip.

What's included

  • Accommodations Hotels (18 nts), sleeper train (1 nt), felucca with support boat for toilet/showers (1 nt), bedouin-style desert camp (1 nt)
  • Meals 21 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
  • All entrance fees to included monuments
  • Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx tour
  • Egyptian Museum guided tour
  • Felucca Overnight Sailing Excursion with support boat for toilet/showers
  • Kom Ombo and Karnak Temples visit
  • Colossi of Memnon Visit
  • Temple of Hatshepsut and Valley of the Kings visit
  • Tel Aviv Old Port of Jaffa tour
  • Akko, Nazareth and Bethlehem visits
  • Sea of Galilee tour
  • Guided tour of Masada
  • Jerusalem Old City walking tour
  • Jerash guided tour
  • Dead Sea visit
  • Madaba mosaics guided tour
  • Mt Nebo
  • Karak Castle guided tour
  • Petra guided tour
  • Wadi Rum jeep excursion

Itinerary

Day 1 Cairo

Arrive at any time.

Day 2 Cairo/Aswān

Tour the Great Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx before a guided tour of the Egyptian Museum. Catch an overnight train to Aswan.

Meals included: Breakfast | Dinner

Day 3 Aswān

Explore Aswan before visiting a Nubian village and enjoy a home-cooked dinner with a local family.

Exclusive Inclusions: Your Local Living Moment Boat ride to Nubian Village with Traditional Meal
Meals included: Breakfast | Dinner

Day 4 Aswān

Spend the day exploring Aswan. Opt to pre book a visit to the magnificent temples of Abu Simbel.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 5 Aswān/Kom Ombo

Sail the Nile on a traditional felucca. Sleep onboard under the stars.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 6 Kom Ombo/Luxor

Enjoy a guided visit Kom Ombo Temple before driving to Luxor. En route, visit the Temple of Karnak.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 7 Luxor

Visit the Colossi of Memnon, Valley of the Kings, and the Temple of Hatshepsut. Enjoy lunch with a local family on the West Bank of the Nile.

Exclusive Inclusions: Your Local Living Moment Lunch with a Local Family
Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch

Day 8 Luxor/Amman

Take a flight from Luxor to Cairo, then transfer to a connecting flight to Amman, Jordan. Free time to explore Amman on arrival.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 9 Amman/Jerash/Dead Sea/Amman

Guided visit to the ancient Roman town of Jerash followed by a visit to the Dead Sea.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 10 Amman/Karak/Petra

Start the day with a guided visit to the intricate Madaba mosaics, enjoying the panoramic views from Mt Nebo and a visit to the crusader castle at Karak. Continue to Wadi Musa for the evening.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 11 Petra

Start early to visit iconic Petra. Enjoy a guided walking tour with your CEO, then opt to hike up to the top of the treasury or explore on your own. This evening, opt to visit a Turkish bath or visit Petra by night.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 12 Petra/Wadi Rum

Opt to visit Little Petra in the morning before continuing to Wadi Rum. Head out for a 4×4 excursion during the day before a traditional dinner and overnight at a Bedouin desert camp.

Exclusive Inclusions: Your Local Living Moment Bedouin Camp Overnight
Meals included: Breakfast | Dinner

Day 13 Wadi Rum/Aqaba

Journey to the red sea, where you can opt to pre book a snorkelling trip, or relax on the beach.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 14 Aqaba/Amman

Journey back to Amman. En route stop at a G Adventures- supported community cafe for lunch.

Exclusive Inclusions: Your G for Good Moment Numeira Community Cafe Lunch
Meals included: Breakfast | Lunc

Day 15 Amman/Tel Aviv

Cross the border into Israel and make your way to Tel Aviv. Take a free night to explore.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 16 Tel Aviv/Haifa

This morning explore vibrant Tel Aviv. Enjoy an orientation walk in historic Jaffa before driving up the coast to a Druze community for a local lunch. After, continue to Haifa, beautifully set on the slopes of Mount Carmel facing the Mediterranean Sea.

Exclusive Inclusions: Your Local Living Moment Druze Village Visit and Traditional Lunch
Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch

Day 17 Haifa/Nazareth/Galilee

Visit Akko and explore its colourful markets and old city. After, travel to Nazareth where we visit the Basilica of the Annunciation, one of the largest churches in the Middle East. Continue to the Sea of Galilee for the evening.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 18 Galilee/Jericho

Tour the Sea of Galilee area, including the Church of Transfiguration and the ruins of Capernaum. Also visit a local Kibbutz to learn about this interesting communal lifestyle. Continue to Jericho for the night.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 19 Masada/Dead Sea/Jerusalem

Visit the fortress of Masada, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. After, relax at the Dead Sea with time to swim before continuing to Jerusalem for the night.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 20 Jerusalem

Take a guided walk through the Old City Starting at the Dome of the Rock and Al Aqsa mosque courtyard. After, walk along the Stations of the Cross to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. Explore the winding alleyways and quarters and continue on to the western wall. This afternoon is free to explore on your own, or opt to visit the Israel museum then stroll through the Yehuds Market walk with beer tasting.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 21 Jerusalem

Visit Bethlehem, the Church of the Nativity and the Duhaishe Camp for Palestinian refugees. Return to Jerusalem and opt to visit museums or explore on your own.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 22 Jerusalem

Depart at any time.

Meals included: Breakfast

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