Do you love the ancient history and the deep-rooted civilizations, monuments, the most amazing sites in the world like the Pyramids, Petra, and many other historical sites in Egypt and Jordon? If your answer is YES, so please never missing the chance to book this great vacation in Egypt and Jordon.
The guests will begin this marvelous tour in Egypt by spending three night in Cairo to explore the most remarkable places in the Egyptian capital including the pyramids of Giza, Saqqara, Memphis, Saladin Citadel, Coptic Cairo, and the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities.
The next stage of this holiday in Egypt would be to visit the breathtaking city of Alexandria, simply the most charming city and atmosphere in beautiful Egypt.
Now is the time to tour Jordon and discovering the secrets of a country rich in its history and various monuments. Our visits in Jordon will include spending five nights in Amman, Wadi Rum and Dead Sea.
We will be exploring the desert of Wadi Rum, camp in the desert at night, have a BBQ party, and enjoy a Bedouin party. The guests will also have the chance to visit monuments like Petra, Jerash, Ajloun, Dead Sea in one superb vacation in Jordon.
Arrive Cairo – GAT Tours representative your best friend in the coming few days will be waiting for you inside the arrival hall at Cairo airport holding a sign in hand with your names and will help you through the immigration and customs then you will be transferred to start your tour. During your transfer, your tour manager will provide you very helpful information that you will need during your trip in Egypt and you will have the chance to ask him any questions – Check in your Hotel – Overnight in Cairo
Breakfast at Hotel – Join your Egyptologist Tour Guide and Enjoy the first day tour to visit Giza Plateau to explore the world famous Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, Mycrenos & Sphinx – chance to take photos and enjoy Camel Ride at the pyramids area upon request – Later proceed to visit the Step Pyramid of Zoser at Saqqara & Pyramid Of King Titi where you can see the exclusive pyramids texts inside the Pyramid – You will see also very nice Tombs related back to the Old Kingdome, You will enter tomb of Ti or Kajemeni – After Saqqara enjoy your special Lunch at local restaurant – Later you will visit Ancient city of memphis, the city of God Ptah and the capital of the Old Kingdom, including the Open Air Museum and the Colossal statue of King Ramses II – After the tour transfer to your hotel in Cairo – Evening free (Alternative Optional Sound & Light show at the Pyramids Of Giza and Sphinx can be offered upon request) – Overnight in Cairo (Breakfast – Lunch)
Breakfast at hotel – Drive by A/C late model van to Alexandria (Distance about 220 KM and it consider the largest city after Cairo) – Alexandria becoming more and more popular with tourists coming to Egypt. Alexandria the second largest city in Egypt, known as “The Pearl of the Mediterranean”, has an atmosphere that is more Mediterranean than Middle Eastern; It has a deep history goes back to 332 BC as it was erected by Alexander the Great and it considered the capital of Egypt during the Greek Roman time.
Begin our tour in Alexandria by visiting the Catacomb Necorpolis related back to the Graeco Roman time then proceed to visit will be to the Roman Amphitheatre, discovered in 1960, the theatre which was established in the 4th century BC with its marble steps is one of its kind in Egypt.
Next Enjoy your visit to the Library of Alexandria, with the ancient library being established in the 3rd century BC and destroyed in the 1st century BC, the library we see today which is a huge wonderful architectural work, was opened in 2002.Later on, we will proceed to have lunch in one of the best local restaurants in Alexandria. After lunch, we will then visit Qaitbay Citadel (from outside), this citadel was established in the 16th century and became the landmark of Alexandria today then we will be ready to drive back to Cairo. Arrive to Cairo and transfer to your hotel for Overnight in Cairo. (Breakfast – Lunch)
Breakfast at hotel – Meet your Egyptologist tour guide – Enjoy your tour to visit one of the most important Museums in the world, the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities that houses a magnificent collection of Pharaonic antiquities, especially the golden treasures of Tut Ankh Amun – you will explore the city center of Cairo – Lunch at local restaurant – After Lunch proceed to visit Citadel Of Salah El Dien and Alabaster Mosque Of Mohamed Ali – later proceed to visit Coptic Cairo including various churches and historical sites – After your tour finish – Fly to Amman – Arrive Amman Queens Alia Airport – Meet & Assist – transfer to your lovely Hotel in Amman close to the center and Overnight in Amman (Breakfast – Lunch)
Breakfast at Hotel – Early morning drive to Petra – Arrive Petra – Today you will drive to visit Petra, one of the most amazing historical sites in the world as this city was established in the 3rd century BC as the center of the Nabataeans. Marvel at the beauty of the ‘Lost City’, the Red Rose City of Petra, exploring its many caves and tombs After this amazing tour to the highlights of Jordan – Petra the world wonder is undoubtedly Jordan’s most valuable treasure and greatest tourist attraction, and it is visited by tourists from all over the world – Afternoon Drive to Wadi Rum and Moon Valley and Check in your Wadi Rum Camp – have your dinner and Overnight under the stars in Wadi Rum in a desert Camp & Overnight (Breakfast – Dinner)
Breakfast meal in Camp – enjoy the wilderness adventure of a 4×4 jeep tour of the Arabian Desert and explore the Lawrence route with its dunes, climbing sand dunes and rock bridges, marvel at the sunset and gaze at the stars in the night sky whilst enjoying the legendary hospitality of the Bedouin, before sleeping at the foot of the awesome mountains exploding out from the desert landscape – then drive to Explore the town of Madaba situated 30 kilometers to the South West of Amman, the city is famous for its remarkable Roman and Umayyad monuments. We reach Madaba in 45 minutes to begin exploring the city. Our first visit of the day will be to St George’s Greek Orthodox Church, famous for its notable mosaics with scenes from Jerusalem, other towns in Amman and Palestine, and some scenes from the River Nile in Egypt and discover the amazing Byzantine mosaics excavated from throughout the town. See the ‘Madaba Map’, the oldest preserved mosaic map of the Holy Lands then Drive to Mount Nebo situated more than 6,000 meters above the sea level which offers amazing scenes of the whole area. This is besides its religious significance for Christians and Muslims and wonder at the view where Moses looked across to the Promised Land and later died and was buried.
Our next visit will be to the Dead Sea, the lowest point on earth, it consists of a salty closed lake with a surface area that is more than 650-kilometer square. The Dead Sea is featured with its high level of salts and minarets that are quite beneficial in curing many diseases and offers a marvelous feeling of relaxation – Overnight in Dead Sea (Breakfast)
Breakfast at hotel – Today we will proceed to visit Jerash, one of the best-preserved Roman cities in the world. Jerash is a fine example of the great Roman urbanism that is found throughout the Middle East with colonnaded streets, hilltop temples, beautiful theaters, ample public squares, fountains and ramparts. continue Ajloun – The wonders of nature and the genius of medieval Arab military architecture have given northern Jordan two of the most important ecological and historical attractions of the Middle East: the expanding pine forests of the Ajloun- Dibbine area, and the imposing ayubí castle in Ajloun, which helped to defeat the crusaders eight centuries ago. The Ajloun Castle (Qal’at Ar-Rabad) was built by one of Saladin’s generals in 1184 AD to control Ajloun’s iron mines, and to discourage the Franks from invading Ajloun – back to Amman and Overnight (Breakfast)
Breakfast at Hotel – Today we will visit the city of Amman. Amman is the capital of Jordan, which is a fascinating city of contrasts – a unique blend of the old and the new. The visit will include the fascinating Roman Theater and Ninfeo that reflect the city’s historical legacy, and the charming Citadel that has been maintained since the ancient times of the Ammonites. at the end of the visits we continue to Amman Hotel Check in and Overnight. (Breakfast)Time to a visit to the city of Amman. Amman is the capital of Jordan, which is a fascinating city of contrasts – a unique blend of the old and the new. The visit will include the fascinating Roman Theater and Ninfeo that reflect the city’s historical legacy, and the charming Citadel that has been maintained since the ancient times of the Ammonites. Also visit King Abdullah Mosque – at the end of the visits we continue to Amman Hotel Check in and Overnight. (Breakfast)
Breakfast at hotel – transfer from Dead Sea to Queen Alia Airport for final departure via … leaves at … and We hope you enjoy unforgettable trip traveling with GAT Tours (Breakfast)