Egypt & Jordan Experience

19 Day Guided Tour & Nile Cruise from Cairo to Amman with Scenic

Book online and enjoy exclusive savings on Scenic's 19 Day Egypt & Jordan Experience. Discover the renowned and hidden gems of Egypt as you explore the Great Pyramids of Giza, marvel at the ancient ruins of the Luxor Temple, admire the relics of Tutankhamun's tomb, wander the bustling souqs, then wind down on board a tranquil...read more

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New 2020
New Release
2020 Season
Guided Tour & Nile Cruise Starts In
Starts In
Cairo
Guided Tour & Nile Cruise Ends In
Ends In
Amman
Accomodation
Accomodation
4.5 - 5 Star
River Ship
Ship Type
River Ship
Guided Tour
Trip Style
Guided Tour
River Cruise
Trip Style
River Cruise
Scenic / Cultural
Trip Style
Scenic / Cultural
Countries Explored:
Egypt, Jordan
Trip Operated By:
Scenic
Scenic
36 Reviews
Trip Reviews:
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Trip Code:
MECD-1

Itinerary

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1 Giza (Cairo)
Your journey into wonder begins at Giza with a two night Special Stay. You’ll soak up stunning views of the Great Pyramids right from your balcony. Please book flights to arrive into Cairo by 2pm. Sundowners: Enjoy drinks and canapés as the sun sets over the magnificent pyramids. (D)
2 Giza
Be awed by the sheer magnitude of the pyramids and visit the Solar Boat Museum housing the restored cedar wood barge dating back to 2500BC, before marvelling at the 20 metre limestone monolith of the Sphinx. Visit the ancient site of Saqqara in the afternoon. At dusk, prepare for an exclusive night of historical discoveries as the doors of the new Grand Museum open just for you, long after they have closed to the general public. (B/L)
3 Giza - Aswan
Fly to Aswan. Freechoice: Visit a Nubian village or the beautiful but often-overlooked Kalabsha Temple on the shores of Lake Nasser. Alternatively, take a motorboat ride to the upper reaches of the Nile. Be ensconced in luxury during your Special Stay and admire the sweeping views over the Nile from the comfort of your balcony. Discover the history of the hotel and follow in the footsteps of icons like Princess Diana, Winston Churchill and Agatha Christie as you enjoy pre dinner drinks at The Terrace, before dining at restaurant 1902. (B/D)
4 Abu Simbel - Nile Cruise
Fly early to Abu Simbel and visit one of Egypt’s most magnificent monuments, the enormous World Heritage-listed temples of Ramses II and his wife Nefertari, rescued from the rising waters of the Aswan Dam. Embark on your luxurious private charter on board the boutique Sanctuary Sun Boat III and settle into your elegantly appointed cabin. This evening enjoy a display of Nubian dancing. (B/L/D)
5 Nile Cruise
Discover the granite quarries of ancient Egypt, learn about ancient carving techniques and see the enormous unfinished obelisk. Later, enjoy a traditional felucca cruise on the Nile, then discover the Osiris temple complex of Philae. Follow the course of the ancient pharaohs’ processions along the Nile as you cruise north. (B/L/D)
6 Nile Cruise
Cruise north along the Nile where villages and majestic temples line the banks of the river against the backdrop of the desert. This afternoon, explore Kom Ombo Temple, perched high on the east bank and dedicated to Sobek, the Crocodile God. Arrive into Luxor and discover the antiquities housed in the Luxor Museum followed by a walk through the colourful local markets. A fun night awaits on board with a lively and colourful Galabeyya party with Egyptian delicacies, music and dancing. (B/L/D)
7 Nile Cruise
Cross to the West Bank of the Nile and be astounded by the well-preserved, colourful hieroglyphics adorning the tombs in the Valley of the Kings. See the impressive monument to Queen Hatshepsut. Late in the afternoon, tour the vast open-air temple complex of Karnak, and be awed by the enormity of the pillars as you walk through the impressive Hypostyle Hall. (B/L/D)
8 Nile Cruise
Relax on the Sun Deck and catch a glimpse of daily life along the banks of the Nile as you cruise to Dendera. Marvel at the vibrant colours of the hieroglyphics adorning the roof of Hathor’s Temple before returning to Luxor. This evening’s entertainment will delight you with the colours of the whirling dervishes. (B/L/D)
9 Nile Cruise
Cruise south to return to charming Aswan, the home of the Nubian people. A leisurely afternoon awaits as you savour your last moments on board. Tonight, join the Captain and crew for a farewell Gala Dinner. (B/L/D)
10 Nile Cruise - Cairo
Fly to bustling Cairo for your two night stay. Discover the priceless antiquities in the Egyptian Museum including the artefacts recovered from Tutankhamun’s tomb and a selection of the Royal Mummies.  (B/L)
11 Cairo
Freechoice: Discover Islamic Cairo or explore Old Cairo. This evening join your Tour Director for a farewell dinner. (B/D)
12 Cairo - Amman
Welcome to Jordan, where you’ll enjoy a two night stay. This afternoon, join your Tour Director for a walk through the food and produce markets and stop to taste some traditional Jordanian sweets. (B/D)
13 Amman
Discover the ancient Roman city of Jerash, inhabited since the Bronze Age, and explore the impressive ruins. Freechoice: Visit the Royal Automobile Museum and see the fascinating collection of cars belonging to the Royal Family. Alternatively, experience Jordan’s wine heritage with a wine and food tasting in the Abdali walking district. (B/L)
14 Amman - Wadi Rum
At Madaba, discover the famous mosaic map of the Holy Land and visit the Madaba Institute for Mosaic Art and Restoration. Continue to the dramatic desert landscapes of Wadi Rum where you will feel like you have stepped onto the moon during your Special Stay in the luxurious Martian tents of the Sun Camp. Sundowners: Witness the dramatic colours of the desert at sunset over a refreshing drink. (B/L/D)
15 Wadi Rum - Petra
Travel in the footsteps of Lawrence of Arabia as you discover Wadi Rum. Explore Lawrence Road and marvel at the vistas of ancient valleys and towering weathered sandstone mountains rising out of the pink and white sands. Continue to the Rose Red City of Petra for your two night stay. An unforgettable sight awaits as you visit the Treasury and chasms lit by candlelight. (B/L)
16 Petra
This magnificent World Heritage-listed city is the legacy of the Nabataeans, who settled in southern Jordan more than 2,000 years ago. The impressive eastern entrance leads through a brilliantly coloured narrow gorge to the imposing Treasury, more than 40 metres high. Designed to impress, the rock-cut facade will take your breath away. (B/D)
17 Petra - Dead Sea
At Bethany Beyond the Jordan, see where Jesus was baptised, then view the memorial to Moses at Mount Nebo. Travel north to your Special Stay resort for the next two nights on the shores of the Dead Sea. Relax and enjoy sweeping views over the Dead Sea and across to Israel from your balcony. (B/L)
18 Dead Sea
Enjoy the facilities of your resort including direct access to the sea. Spoil yourself and allow the staff to lather you in therapeutic mud, or float in the hypersaline waters of the Dead Sea, while reading a book or newspaper. This evening join your Tour Director and fellow travellers for a farewell dinner. Sundowners: Join your Tour Director and toast the end of a wonderful Jordanian journey. (B/D)
19 Dead Sea - Amman
Say farewell as you transfer to Amman airport taking a lifetime of wonderful memories with you. (B)

Scenic Inclusions

Scenic Luxury Experience
Scenic Luxury Experience
At Scenic, we've combined the ease of luxury travel with a selection of journeys that offer you a true insight into the wonders of the Middle East. Read more
Scenic Freechoice
Scenic Freechoice
You can choose between a vast range of activities and sightseeing experiences to ensure you only see what you want to see, at a tempo that suits you. Read more
Scenic Special Stays
Scenic Special Stays
Throughout your journey, you'll stay in the most unforgettable accommodation. Our selection of handpicked luxury hotels will ensure that your holiday becomes just that little bit more extraordinary. Read more
Scenic Enrich
Scenic Enrich
Scenic's seasoned Journey Designers have handpicked and created a range of unique experiences that will be among the highlights of your journey. Read more
Scenic Nile Cruising
Nile Cruising
Cruise the majestic Nile River on our exclusive private charter on board Sanctuary Sun Boat III between Luxor and Aswan, catering to just 36 guests. Read more
The nth Degree
The nth Degree
When you travel with Scenic you can be confident that we’ll go a little further to ensure that every aspect of your journey has been considered. Read more

Deck Plans

Luxury Cabin
Nile Deck (Level 1)

Cabin Types

Luxury Cabin
Luxury Cabin  

Luxury cabins are all beautifully appointed with old fashioned four poster beds, draped with Egyptian linens. The shutters are the traditional focal point of the cabin and are a striking design element. The warm colours of the cabin and traditional tones evoke the glamour of the 1930s.

  • Stateroom size 17 sq m
  • Swimming pool on the Sun Deck
  • Individual CD player and LCD television with satellite and in-house movies
  • Fully air-conditioned with individual controls
  • Built-in bathtub and spacious wardrobe
  • Spacious ensuite with shower and hairdryer
  • A well-stocked minibar and safe deposit box
  • International telephone access is available through the reception

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Saturday 13 Feb 2021 Wednesday 03 Mar 2021 522per person 17,853per person Enquire
Saturday 27 Feb 2021 Wednesday 17 Mar 2021 1,298per person 17,077per person Enquire
Saturday 10 Apr 2021 Wednesday 28 Apr 2021 513per person 17,562per person Enquire
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Saturday 16 Oct 2021 Wednesday 03 Nov 2021 525per person 17,950per person Enquire
Saturday 30 Oct 2021 Wednesday 17 Nov 2021 525per person 17,950per person Enquire
Saturday 13 Nov 2021 Wednesday 01 Dec 2021 525per person 17,950per person Enquire
Saturday 11 Dec 2021 Wednesday 29 Dec 2021 516per person 17,659per person Enquire
Saturday 13 Feb 2021 Wednesday 03 Mar 2021 730solo traveller 24,590solo traveller Enquire
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Saturday 08 May 2021 Wednesday 26 May 2021 645solo traveller 21,815solo traveller Enquire
Saturday 21 Aug 2021 Wednesday 08 Sep 2021 645solo traveller 21,825solo traveller Enquire
Saturday 18 Sep 2021 Wednesday 06 Oct 2021 651solo traveller 22,009solo traveller Enquire
Saturday 16 Oct 2021 Wednesday 03 Nov 2021 734solo traveller 24,701solo traveller Enquire
Saturday 30 Oct 2021 Wednesday 17 Nov 2021 734solo traveller 24,701solo traveller Enquire
Saturday 13 Nov 2021 Wednesday 01 Dec 2021 734solo traveller 24,701solo traveller Enquire
Saturday 11 Dec 2021 Wednesday 29 Dec 2021 716solo traveller 24,119solo traveller Enquire
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