Tour overview

Visiting: Cairo, Luxor, Nile River Cruise, Amman, Petra, Dead Sea, Dubai, Abu Dhabi and many more!

 

DepartReturnRegular Price*
(twin share)
Early Bird Price*
(twin share)
Early Payment Discount*
Status
2 Sep 202022 Sep 2020$8,180 $7,780
Book before 31 Mar 20
$150
Pay in full before 28 Feb 20
Available
Secondary deposit when tour is guaranteed - $1000/person
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* Important notes

  • All prices shown are per person based on twin share and include airfares, land package, all taxes and gratuities ex Melbourne. If you are from another state please let us know.
  • Prices and itineraries correct at current time but are subject to change.
  • Other expenses such as personal travel insurance, visas and immunisations are not included.
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Included

  • Return economy international flights & taxes
  • Internal flights and taxes as per itinerary
  • Sumptuous meals as per itinerary
  • English Tour guide and bus services
  • Accommodation & entry to places listed on itinerary
  • Jordan Tourism Visa
  • Prepaid gratuities

Not Included

  • AUD passport- $25USD Egypt Visa paid at airport (subject to change)
  • Travel insurance - We can assist with a quotation
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DAY 1. MELBOURNE / DUBAI

This evening, we depart Melbourne on board our Emirates flight bound for Dubai. Sit back and relax…not long you’ll arrive into Dubai.

Meals – As per flight

DAY 2. DUBAI / CAIRO

Our overnight flight should arrive early into Dubai airport and not long after, we reboard our flight bound for Cairo, Egypt. Welcome you to Cairo airport! Upon arrival, we meet with our local guide and enjoy our first lunch together. Afterwards, we head back to our hotel for check in and rest before dinner.

Meals – As per flight / L / D

Overnight – Helnan Dream hotel or similar

DAY 3. FULL DAY CAIRO PYRAMIDS TOUR

Full day tour of the pyramids. Visit the vast Necropolis of Saqqara, including tombs from all periods of Egyptian history. The highlight of the tour is undoubtedly the Step Pyramid of King Zoser, the first stone structure to appear in the world. In the afternoon, we continue with our visit to the three Pyramids, Valley Temple and Sphinx of Giza.

Meals – B / L / D

Overnight – Helnan Dream hotel or similar

DAY 4. FULL DAY ALEXANDRIA TOUR

Breakfast at hotel in Cairo then move to Alexandria early in the morning. Enjoy a full day tour of this fascinating city, the Pearl of the Mediterranean Sea. You will visit the Catacomb, the Pompeii’s Pillar, the Greco Roman Museum, Montazah Garden and enjoy an outside view of the Qait-Bay Fortress.

Meals – B / L / D

Overnight – Helnan Dream hotel or similar

DAY 5. FULL DAY CAIRO CITY TOUR

This morning, we get to see the city of Cairo! We depart for our visit to the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities housing over 250,000 objects of art dating as far back as 5000 years ago. The most famous and important displays is without doubt the Tutankhamen collection of treasuries. After lunch we visit the Mohammed Ali Citadel erected in 1183 A.D. The Alabaster Mosque of Mohammed Ali is one of the landmarks of Cairo whose minaret can be spotted from any part of the city. We take a walk through the small streets of the old Khan El Khalili market established around 1400.

Meals – B / L / D

Overnight – Helnan Dream hotel or similar

DAY 6. CAIRO / ASWAN (VIA FLIGHT) – NILE CRUISE – ASWAN TOUR

After a nice overnight rest, we will take our breakfast box from our hotel in Cairo and transfer to the airport for our flight to Aswan. Upon our arrival in Aswan we have an afternoon tour the Philae Temple, dedicated to Goddess Isis and enjoy a felucca boat ride around Elephantine Island and the botanical gardens. At night enjoy a Sound and Light show at Philae Temple. Overnight in cruise.

Meals – B / L / D

Overnight – 5-star Deluxe Cruise (Oceanview room)

DAY 7. NILE CRUISE:ABU SIMBLE – SAIL TO KOM OMBO & KOM OMBO TOUR

Breakfast box from cruise and start moving to the great Temple of Abu Simble, after lunch on board moving to explore the Kom Ombo Temple which was shared by the two Gods; Sobek and Haroeris. Come back on board after the tour. We continue sailing through to Edfu.

Meals – B / L / D

Overnight – 5-star Deluxe Cruise (Oceanview room)

DAY 8. NILE CRUISE: SAIL TO EDFU & EDFU TOUR & SAIL TO LUXOR

Breakfast on board and afterwards we have a shore excursion tour of Edfu including the Temple of Horus, a beautiful Egyptian temple distinguished by its huge splendid structure that blends Pharaonic and Greek architecture. Sail to Luxor We begin firstly with the East Bank to visit the Luxor Temple and Karnak Temple.

Meals – B / L / D

Overnight – 5-star Deluxe Cruise (Oceanview room)

DAY 9. NILE CRUISE: LUXOR TOUR

This morning we have a shore excursion tour cross to the West Bank to explore the Necropolis of Thebes, Valley of the Kings, temple of Queen Hatshepsut and the Colossi of Memnon. Check out from cruise and go to Hotel in Luxor for overnight.

Meals – B / L / D

Overnight – Sonesta Luxor hotel or similar

DAY 10. LUXOR / CAIRO

Breakfast at hotel in Luxor in the morning then transfer to Luxor airport for our flight back to Cairo and we should arrive into Cairo in the afternoon. Check in at hotel. At night, enjoy a dinner cruise with oriental show.

Meals – B / L / D

Overnight – Helnan Dream hotel or similar

DAY 11. CAIRO FULL DAY

Breakfast at hotel and then followed by an exciting day which we will cover old Cairo and some of the beautiful churches including Abu-Sergah, St Barbara and also the hanging Church. Later, we will also visit the old Jewish synagogue called the Ben Ezra Synagogue which is actually located behind the hanging Church. Afterwards we enjoy your last dinner in Egypt before heading off to Dubai the next day.

Meals – B / L / D

Overnight – Helnan Dream hotel or similar

DAY 12. CAIRO / AMMAN

After breakfast and then at our scheduled time we will make our way to the airport for our flight to Amman, Jordan. Meet and greet with our local guide and then we drive to Jerash. Here we visit the beautifully preserved Roman cities of Umm Qais as well as the impressive Ajloun Castle. Back to Amman for the night.

Meals – B / L / D

Overnight – Rotana Hotel or similar

DAY 13. AMMAN / DEAD SEA / PETRA

This morning we make our way to Madaba and visit the Church of St George and also stop at the biblical site of Mt Nebo. In the afternoon, we travel to the lowest point on Earth – the Dead Sea and you will have a chance to enjoy the waters. Later we continue our drive to Petra for our overnight stay.

Meals – B / L / D

Overnight – Old Village traditional Hotel or similar

DAY 14. PETRA

Known as the Rose City for the area’s distinctive red sandstone, it’s easy to see why Petra was named one of the Seven Wonders of the Modern World. Its intricate architectural design is hundreds of years old, and remarkably well maintained. Enter through the Siq, a dramatically narrow gorge flanked by towering cliffs, and spend your day wandering at your leisure through Petra’s seemingly endless temples, tombs, and colonnaded streets. Navigate the impressive water conduit system of the historic Nabatean city, paying a visit to Qasr al-Bint, a grand temple that was once the population’s primary place of worship. Take a donkey ride up to the The Monastery, a gigantic mountaintop temple. On the way, you’ll pass Qattar ad-Dayr, a pleasant, oasis-like grotto, and the Hermitage, a photogenic pinnacle carved with decorative crosses.

Meals – B / L / D

Overnight – Old Village traditional Hotel or similar

DAY 15. PETRA / WADI RUM

This morning we visit Little Petra and Shobak Castle, some of the oldest archaeological sites in the Middle East and then venture south to Wadi Rum, one of the most stunning desert landscapes in the world. We’ll enjoy an exciting jeep tour, guided by local Bedouin tribesmen. Later it is back to our accommodation for overnight stay.

Meals – B / L / D

Overnight – Sun City Camp or similar

DAY 16. WADI RUM / AMMAN AIRPORT / DUBAI

This morning we make our 5 hour drive back to Amman airport for our flight to Dubai. Lunch enroute to airport. Our flight will arrive quite late into Dubai.

Dear guests – Since your flight departs Amman around 5:10pm today, we suggest for our group to purchase their own meals at airport in preparation for tonight as we will head straight to our hotel upon arrival at 10pm.

Meals – B / L / Own arrangements at airport

Overnight – Avani hotel or similar

DAY 17. DUBAI HIGHLIGHTS

Today the amazing city of Dubai on the agenda! After breakfast, enjoy a Dubai city tour which covers the Gold and Spicy Souk markets, Dubai Museum , followed by photostops at Jumeirah Mosque and Burj Al Arab hotel – one of the most iconic hotels of Dubai. In the afternoon, we head off to the desert for a Safari drive and BBQ Dinner. Other activities to full up the evening include camel ride and folklore dancing.

Meals – B / L / D

Overnight – Avani Hotel or similar

DAY 18. DUBAI / SHARJAH – AJMAN / DUBAI

After breakfast, our guide will take us to Sharjah – Ajman third largest of the Seven Emirates for a city tour. Highlights today include King Faisal Mosque outside visit, Al Naboodah House, Blue Souk, Quran Square and a drive along Ajman beach side. In the afternoon, enjoy a bit of free time at Dubai and hopefully you will get a unique opportunity to watch their amazing fountain show!

Meals – B / L / D

Overnight – Avani Hotel or similar

DAY 19. DUBAI / ABU DHABI / DUBAI

Abu Dhabi is on our list to visit today! Abu Dhabi is the capital of the United Arab Emirates and is second most populated after Dubai. For our visit to Abu Dhabi highlights include Sheikh Zayed Mosque – one of the most beautiful in the world, photostops at Emirates Palace Hotel, Louvre Museum, Abu Dhabi Heritage Village, Abu Dhabi Corniche and Outlook Culture Square. Afterwards we make our way back to Dubai for dinner.

Meals – B / L / D

Overnight –Avani Hotel or similar

DAY 20. DEPART DUBAI / MELBOURNE

All good things finally come to an end and after an early breakfast, we make our way for our morning flight with Emirates bound for home.

Meals – B / As per flight

DAY 21. ARRIVE MELBOURNE

Your overnight flight arrives into Melbourne early this morning and from everyone at Friendly Travel, we hope you enjoyed your tour!

Meals – As per flight

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