Wander to Egypt and Jordan – ITINERARY

Dates: September 20th – October 3rd, 2020

Pyramids, temples, tombs, tropical beaches, the grand Nile River, the glorious Petra, a night in the dramatic Wadi Rum desert, swimming in the Dead Sea…what more do you need? It’s a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to explore two of the most alluring countries on the planet.

Cairo – Aswan – Luxor – Nuweiba – Aqaba – Wadi Rum – Petra – Dead Sea – Amman


The Wandering Earl Tour Experience

All of our unique tours focus on local interaction, local activities and education and we keep our itineraries flexible so that you always get the absolute most out of your trip! We also see the main stuff too, but these are not standard, cookie-cutter group experiences. Always small groups, always laid-back, always diving straight into the heart of every destination we visit!


ITINERARY

Tour to Egypt

Sept 20th: CAIRO – ARRIVAL DAY
– Arrival at Cairo International Airport
– Airport pickup and private transfer to our hotel (based on your arrival time)
– Evening tour orientation and welcome dinner
Included meals: D

Sept 21st: CAIRO / OVERNIGHT TRAIN
– Pyramids of Giza
– The Great Sphinx
– Museum of Egyptian Antiquities
– Dinner with a local family
– Overnight train to Aswan
Included meals: B D

Sept 22nd: ASWAN
– Philae Temple
– Nubian village
– Local dinner
Included meals: B D

Sept 23rd: ASWAN
– Abu Simbel day trip
Included meals: B L

Sept 24th: ASWAN
– Local felucca boat ride along the Nile
– Market, nargile and tea experience
– Free time
Included meals: B L

Tour to Jordan

Sept 25th: ASWAN / LUXOR
– Drive to Luxor
– Kom Ombo
– Edfu Temple
Included meals: B L D

Sept 26th: LUXOR
– Karnak Temple
– Luxor Temple
– Valley of the Kings
Included meals: B

Tour to Egypt

Sept 27th: LUXOR / CAIRO / NUWEIBA
– Flight from Luxor to Cairo
– Flight from Cairo to Nuweiba
Included meals: B D

Sept 28th: NUWEIBA
– Day to relax by the beach
– Snorkeling and diving available
Included meals: B D

Sept 29th: NUWEIBA
– Day to relax by the beach
– Optional hiking excursion
Included meals: B

Sept 30th: AQABA
– 3 hour drive to Aqaba, Jordan
– Border crossing
– Overnight in Aqaba
Included meals: B D

Oct 1st: WADI RUM
– Morning drive to the beautiful Wadi Rum desert
– Afternoon desert jeep safari
– Overnight in a desert camp
Included meals: B L D

Oct 2nd: PETRA
– Drive to Petra
– Bedouin village
– Dinner with local Bedouin family
Included meals: B L D

Oct 3rd: PETRA
– Full day visit to the ruins of Petra
Included meals: B

Tour to Jordan

Oct 4th: DEAD SEA
– Morning drive to the Dead Sea
– Afternoon to relax, float and cover yourself in famous Dead Sea mud
Included meals: B D

Oct 5th: AMMAN – DEPARTURE DAY
– Morning drive to Amman (1 hour drive)
– Transfer to the airport in time for your flight
Included meals: B

Tour to Jordan


INCLUDED
– Small group (max 10 participants)
– Wandering Earl Tours guide throughout
– All accommodation (14 nights – 3* hotels and guesthouses – 1 overnight train)
– All transportation in Egypt and Jordan (vans, train, flights)
– All activities mentioned
– All entrance fees for sights visited
– Local guides in each destination
– Breakfast every day, 5 lunches and 10 dinners
– Bottled water throughout the trip
– All airport transfers

NOT INCLUDED
– Flights to/from Egypt and Jordan
– Meals and activities not mentioned
– Passport/visa fees
– Travel insurance
– Gratuities


TOUR COST

$3475 USD per person

*Based on twin share (2 people to a room; solo travelers will be paired together)

*Single supplement: $750 (for a single room throughout the tour)


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