Your adventure begins in charismatic Cairo. Immerse yourself in the urban verve while enjoying some of the world’s finest examples of medieval Islamic architecture.
Visit the Pyramids of Giza – one of the Seven Wonders of the World – and be awestruck by this monumental accomplishment of ancient Egypt. Disco ver its significance before gaining special access to the paws of the Sphinx.
For an adrenaline rush, skydive with an instructor over the pyramids. Prefer to stay on the ground? Hop on a quad bike for a desert ride with a difference. Slow it down as you browse Khan al Khalili bazaar which is renowned worldwide for its atmospheric maze of alleys decorated with textiles and jewelry. Witness the Egyptian Museum’s vast collection of archaeological treasures before an evening watching a sensational light and sound show play across the pyramids.
WADI EL RAYAN
From Cairo to Al Fayoum where the arid plains bloom into a large fertile basin of palms, thriving agriculture, and watchful water buffalo. Explore Wadi El Rayan, its sand dunes, waterfalls, and rocky towers a UNESCO World Heritage Site. While you’re there hope for a glimpse of its local wildlife stars: the white gazelles and sand foxes.
WADI EL HITAN
Discover the otherworldly Wadi El Hitan where the earliest prehistoric whale fossils were found and where intriguing skeletons remain in situ. Gallop on horseback through the land of the pharaohs, and drink in the romance and panoramas while astride an Arabian horse in the desert.