Egypt & Jordan Discovery (Flights Included)

24 Day Small Group Tour & Nile Cruise from Amman to Cairo with Bunnik

Book online and enjoy exclusive savings on Bunnik's 24 Day Egypt & Jordan Discovery (Flights Included). Take an in-depth journey back in time to the ageless and ancient worlds of Egypt & Jordan. Explore bustling Cairo, cruise down the Nile, float in the salt-drenched Dead Sea and discover the wonders of Petra. Uncover a...read more

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New 2020
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2020 Season
Small Group Tour & Nile Cruise Starts In
Starts In
Amman
Small Group Tour & Nile Cruise Ends In
Ends In
Cairo
Accomodation
Accomodation
3.5 - 4 Star
20
Max Group Size
20
River Cruise
Trip Style
River Cruise
Small Group
Trip Style
Small Group
Included
Flights
Included
Countries Explored:
Egypt, Jordan
Trip Operated By:
Bunnik
Bunnik
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Trip Code:
BUN70433

Itinerary

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1 Depart Australia
2 Arrive Amman
Welcome to Jordan! This afternoon we'll take a short city-sightseeing tour, including the Citadel and the Roman Theatre before enjoying a welcome drink with our fellow travellers this evening.
3 Jerash Excursion
Today we visit the beautifully preserved Roman city of Jerash, as well as the impressive Ajloun Castle. (B/D) Special Experience: Tonight we take a cooking class, where we learn the delicious local, Middle Eastern cuisine and enjoy our culinary creations for a group welcome dinner.
4 Amman - Madaba - Dana
We head to Madaba this morning, visiting the Greek Orthodox Church of St George and the biblical site of Mt Nebo. (B/D) Special Experience: Next we head to the spectacular UNESCO World Heritage-listed Dana Biosphere Reserve where we walk a section of the Dana Village Trail.
5 Dana - Petra
Our first stop today is the 12th century Crusader castle of Shobak. Then, as we make our way towards incredible Petra, we'll stop to visit 'Little Petra', also known as Siq al-Barid, a Nabataean site characterised by buildings carved into the sandstone canyon walls. (B/D)
6 Petra
Special Experience: Today we visit the famous Lost City of Petra. Carved into the sheer rockface by the Nabataeans more than 2,000 years ago, it was an important junction for the silk and trade routes. (B/D)
7 Petra - Wadi Rum
We make the journey to Wadi Rum. Arriving in one of the most stunning desertscapes in the world, we'll take an exciting jeep tour, guided by local Bedouin tribesmen. We'll spend the night in a Bedouin-style desert camp. (B/L/D)
8 Wadi Rum - Aqaba (Red Sea)
This morning we'll continue south to picturesque Aqaba on the Red Sea and enjoy a cruise through the crystal-clear waters of the Aqaba Marine Park. (B/L)
9 Aqaba (Red Sea) - Dead Sea
Today we venture north to the lowest point on Earth - the Dead Sea. (B/L/D) Special Experience: Take a dip in the salt-drenched waters of the Dead Sea where you can float without trying and cover your body in its therapeutic mud, said to have amazing benefits for your skin.
10 Dead Sea - Amman - Cairo - Giza
Today we transfer to the airport for our flight to Cairo. Enjoy the afternoon at leisure before a group dinner to welcome us to Egypt. (B/D) Special Experience: Tonight we take a cooking class and enjoy our culinary creations for dinner.
11 Giza
We begin our tour at the oldest structures in existence, the amazing Great Pyramids of Giza. We'll visit the nearby Great Sphinx and also discover the ancient capital of Memphis and the Step Pyramid of Sakkara. (B/D)
12 Giza - Alexandria
After breakfast we travel to the city of Alexandria on Egypt's north coast and take a half day tour. Highlights include the National Museum, Pompey's Pillar, the Catacombs, the New Bibliotheca and the Montazah Palace. Our last stop is for a photo at the Citadel of Qaitbay, a spectacular 15th century fortress overlooking the Mediterranean. (B/L)
13 Alexandria - El Alamein - Cairo
Our journey takes us westward through the dunes along the Mediterranean coast, following the route of Field Marshal Montgomery to El Alamein. (B) Special Experience: We visit the Commonwealth War Cemetery associated with the Battle of El Alamein.
14 Cairo - Luxor
This morning we fly to Luxor in Upper Egypt. Here we'll explore the fascinating Karnak Temple, once linked to Luxor Temple by an Avenue of Sphinxes. (B)
15 Luxor
Enjoy the day at leisure. (B)
16 Luxor - Nile Cruise
Our first stop today is the Valley of the Kings. We'll be able to descend into some of the tombs to see the elaborate hieroglyphic paintings. We'll then discover the Temple of Hatshepsut and the Colossi of Memnon. (B/L/D) Embark Cruise: This afternoon we board our Nile River cruise ship.
17 Nile Cruise
We set sail for Edfu this morning, crossing the lock at Esna and continuing south. (B/L/D)
18 Nile Cruise
This morning we visit the magnificent Temple of Horus, dedicated to the Falcon God. Tonight we'll experience a traditional galabeya party on board. (B/L/D)
19 Nile Cruise
Special Experience: An early start this morning to cross the desert. Our destination is the incredible twin temples of Abu Simbel. The temples were originally carved out of the mountainside during the reign of Pharaoh Ramses II in the 13th century BC, as a monument to himself and his queen, Nefertari. (B/L/D)
20 Nile Cruise - Aswan
Disembark Cruise: We farewell the crew ready for more incredible sightseeing. Today we explore Aswan. Highlights of our sightseeing include the High Dam, the picturesque Philae Temple on Agilkia Island, and the Unfinished Obelisk. This afternoon we'll relax on a cruise along the Nile on board a traditional felucca. (B)
21 Aswan - Cairo
We'll transfer to the airport for our flight back to Cairo. (B)
22 Cairo
Our day begins in the heart of lively Cairo with a visit to the world-famous Egyptian Museum. We'll then visit the 12th century Saladin Citadel of Cairo and the Mohammed Ali Mosque. Our last stop is the 14th century Khan el-Khalili Bazaar. Tonight we'll enjoy a group farewell dinner. (B/D)
23 Depart Cairo
Today we begin our journey home. (B)
24 Arrive Australia

Bunnik Inclusions

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Journey Highlights
Jewels of Jordan
  • Enjoy the sites on Amman including the Citadel and the Roman Theatre.
  • View the Royal Family's priceless collection at the Royal Automobile Museum.
  • Visit the beautifully preserved Roman City of Jerash.
  • Admire the views from the impressive Islamic Ajloun Castle which was built in the 12th century and served as a military fort to protect the region from invading Crusader forces.
  • Take a cooking class in Amman and enjoy our culinary creations for dinner.
  • See the spectacular Byzantine and Umayyed mosaics in Madaba, one of the most memorable places in the Holy Land.
  • Visit the Greek Orthodox Church of St. George.
  • Visit Mt Nebo for fantastic views of the Jordan Valley.
  • Walk a section of the Dana Village trail. 
  • Visit the impressive Shobak Crusader Castle ruins.
  • Discover fascinating Little Petra with a history dating back 9,000 years - one of the oldest archaeological sites in the Middle East.
  • Visit one of the world's greatest treasures – the lost city of Petra! An awe-inspiring experience and one that has to be seen to be believed!
  • Have the option to return to Petra for some further exploration.
  • Explore the unique desert landscape of Wadi Rum with an exciting jeep tour.
  • Enjoy an unforgettable night under a sky of a million stars at a desert camp in Wadi Rum.
  • Enjoy a relaxing cruise on the Red Sea.
  • Discover Aqaba with its fusion of history, nature and city life. Surrounded by picturesque mountains and blue sea, it is Jordan's only coastal city.
  • Swim or float in the salty waters of the Dead Sea and enjoy the therapeutic mud!
Unlock the mysteries of Egypt's ancient civilisation
  • Visit the awe-inspiring Great Pyramids of Giza. Our tour includes plenty of time to soak up the power of these magnificent structures before we visit a nearby vantage point and then continue on to the famous Sphinx.
  • Visit the incredible Step Pyramid of Sakkara, the nearby giant statue of Ramses II and the old capital of Memphis.
  • Be fascinated by Alexandria, the ‘Pearl of the Mediterranean' with its mix of history and modernity.
  • Visit the sites of Alexandria including the National Museum, Pompey's Pillar, the Catacombs of Kom El Shogafa, New Bibliotecha, Montazah Palace and see the Citadel of Qaitbey.
  • Pay homage to the fallen soldiers at the Battlefield Cemetery and Military Museum of El Alamein.
  • Visit the beautiful Luxor and Karnak Temples, where each year elaborate festivals and ceremonies were performed to appease the gods.
  • Enjoy a day at leisure in Luxor to further explore life on the Nile.
  • Explore the West Bank, including the Colossi of Memnon, the Valley of the Kings (where we enter some of the tombs of the pharaohs) and the massive Temple of Queen Hatshepsut.
  • Unwind on a four-night luxury cruise on the Nile from Luxor to Aswan.
  • Travel to the magnificent Temple of Horus (the Falcon God) in Edfu.
  • Visit the Temple of Kom Ombo which currently displays some of the crocodile mummies discovered in the vicinity.
  • Enjoy a Galabeya Party whilst cruising the Nile.
  • Visit the stunning temples of Ramses II and Queen Nefertari at Abu Simbel. This is a must-see while in Egypt, which most other companies offer only as an optional extra. We include it!
  • Explore Aswan including the High Dam, Unfinished Obelisk and the beautiful Philae Temple on Agilkia Island.
  • Relax on a traditional felucca sailboat in Aswan as you cruise around Kitchener's Island.
  • Visit the world-renowned Egyptian Museum whose priceless artefacts include those of the Pharaoh Tutankhamen.
  • Get a fascinating insight into current Egyptian life as you visit the Mohammed Ali Mosque, the Saladin Citadel of Cairo and the centuries-old Khan El Khalili bazaar.
Trip Inclusions
  • Return economy-class flights from Australia to the Middle East. Taxes included
  • 3 economy-class flights within the Middle East
  • Airport transfers on the first and last day of tour
  • All touring in air-conditioned vehicles (excluding 4WD in Wadi Rum)
  • 4 night Nile River cruise
  • Tipping Made Easy, $365pp pre-paid
  • Porterage included where available
Accommodation & Meals
  • 14 nights in 3-5 star hotels
  • 1 night at a Bedouin-style desert camp with private facilities in magnificent Wadi Rum
  • 2 nights in a Deluxe Pyramid View room at the Le Méridien Pyramids hotel
  • 4 nights in an outside cabin on board a 5 star (Egyptian standard) luxury Nile River cruise
  • 21 breakfasts, 8 lunches and 12 dinners, including group welcome and farewell dinners
Your Tour Guides
  • English-speaking locally based driver and guide in Jordan (English-speaking driver and local specialist guides at Jerash, Ajloun Castle, Mt Nebo & Petra for group sizes below 5 passengers)
  • English-speaking, university-qualified Egyptologist guides
Trip Notes
  • Accommodation, itinerary and inclusions subject to change.
  • Disruptions to itinerary may occur.
  • Please Note: The luxury Nile cruise is not a private charter, and is shared with non Bunnik passengers. It operates between the cities of Luxor and Aswan which are only 240km apart, meaning this could easily be covered in only 1 or 2 days without stops. However, this allows us to spend more time sightseeing along the way, allowing you to relax and see life along the river.

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